This dad makes the most

Best Toy Swords


the best katana sky jiro ume blossom

The Best Katana – Authentic Katanas

The best katana in my mind are the ones made hundreds of years ago, the Nihonto (日本刀, nihontō) blades, which means a ‘Japanese sword made in Japan by a Japanese swordsmith under the original forging methods’.

I believe these are best not because of their durability, which actually in some cases at the time was inferior to modern katanas, but because they were the foundation forges to many great swords in production today and their purpose of being produced in that time was for much greater causes than those forged today.

In ancient Japanese times these blades were forged with the utmost dedication and meant to be a life long companion to any Samurai. Whether it be to avenge a loved one’s death or to overthrow a dictator’s oppression on their people, these blades were meant for purposes beyond being a wall hanger or back yard cutter.

If anyone ever wants to see a ton of actual authentic katanas they need to check out the Japanese Sword Museum in Tokyo Japan. This place is probably number 1 on my bucket list. I’ve browsed their site numerous times checking out all the ancient katana swords they have there and can’t wait for the day I actually get to go there in person.

To buy one of these katanas from the ancient times you would have one heck of a time finding one, and even if you do, you’ll be paying $20, 000+ for an authentic katana from hundreds of years ago and the use beyond it being a wall hanger or museum piece now is practically nothing.

There are however some great katanas being produced in modern times under the old forging methods that are actually functional. I’ll run through the best katana by price point, some of which you may have already noticed in my other katana reviews post.

the best katana ume blossum katana Best Katana Under $5,000 - Thaitsuki Roiyaru Best Katana Under $5,000 -  Thaitsuki Roiyaru Best Katana Under $2,000


Share this article





Related Posts


Case knife steel
Case knife steel

Latest Posts
Discontinued Spyderco Knives
Discontinued…
When the discontinued list from Spyderco…
Gerber Utility Knife Blades
Gerber Utility…
Changing the blade locking mechanism…
Spyderco USA
Spyderco USA
A bit of history is in order. Spyderco…
Case knife steel
Case knife steel
Quality vs. Quantity Nothing divides…
Case XX knife Price
Case XX knife…
REDUCED For SOLD!!: Case xx 4 - dot 6292…
Search
Featured posts
  • German Pocket Knives Collectables
  • Case knife steel
  • Smith & Wesson Bowie Knife
  • Used Military weapons Sales
  • Benchmade boot knife
  • Medieval Samurai Weapons
  • American made firearms
  • Hunting Knives Made in USA
  • What you ought to Learn About Vaping
Copyright © 2020 l www.bndknives.com. All rights reserved.