Clay Tempered Katana Samurai Swords - More Info
Katana are the most well-known of all the Samurai swords. Our High-Carbon Katana for sale are authentically hand-forged, made in the traditional ways dating back centuries. Take home a reminder of history.
What is Clay Tempering?
Clay tempered blades have clay painstakingly hand-applied in different thicknesses during forging which yields two types of steel - a soft backbone which provides flexibility and a hard edge which can cut effortlessly. This is one of the highest-quality forging techniques producing a hard blade while still allowing flexibility. For more information, see our Sword Guide.