is a quality control/destruction/torture test. Do not attempt.
The blade on the Mokko is through hardened to optimize the quality of the 1060
carbon steel. This is not to show the katana being able to go through the chair...
but that the tip can withstand the force without bending, rolling the tip, or
chipping the kissaki.
Blades are meant to provide an economical means of entry into the traditional
Japanese sword martial arts by focusing on the fundamental requirements of a functional
founders are all practitioners of kendo and iaido and we practice with our own
our prices, everyone can afford to own our swords and be able to participate in
our favorite martial art.