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Our Modern Tanto represents a contemporary interpretation of what the renowned Samurai tanto would look like in our time.  Using the best of the latest technological materials,  the low maintenance of this katana is perfect for the urban warrior of today.  The humble attributes of this tanto bely its true strength and resilience. 


The 10 1/2” 1566 steel blade features a real hamon line with a copper habaki and seppa.  The tsuka encapsulates the tang in textured G10 and dual pinned for a secure grip and is unremovable.  The silver menuki on the tsuka are shi shi (lion dogs) are embedded in the handle.  The textured black saya features an olive paracord sageo around a polymer kurikata and kojiri.  The Modern Tanto also has the Modern Katana to complete your modern warrior collection.


Overall: 16", 40.5cm
Blade Length: 10 1/2", 26.5cm
Handle Length: 5 1/2", 14cm
Weight: 15 oz, 425 grams
Thickness at Guard: 5.4mm
Thickness at Tip: 4mm
Sori: 1/4", 6mm
Blade Steel: 1566
Handle Material: G10

Specs will vary slightly
from piece to piece.


Modern Tanto 1566 Clay Tempered Carbon Steel Live Blade

SKU: SD35490
GST Included
Only 2 left in stock