Honshu Boshin Katana with Black Wooden Scabbard
$119.99
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  • Incredible fusion of tradition and innovation
  • 30 3/8" full tang 1060 high carbon steel blade
  • Slices through cinderblock without scratching
  • Clean, functional design; chic modern style
  • Textured TPR rubber handle for no-slip grip
  • Includes wooden saya with leather wrapping
  • Overall length: 40 3/4"


Distinctly modern sword with an ancient soul Boshin retains legendary katana sharpness, adds state-of-the-art upgrades
The Boshin Katana epitomizes Honshu's celebrated knack for fusing tradition and innovation into masterworks of modern sword design and engineering. True to the legendary Japanese katana’s roots, the Boshin boasts a 30 3/8” full-tang blade that is simply unrivaled in sharpness and durability. Swordsmiths and scholars have long deemed the storied katana the sharpest weapon on the planet, and, fittingly, no edge on any sword, anywhere can contend with the shear cutting and cleaving clout of the Boshin’s impossibly sharp 1060 high carbon steel blade. It can literally slice through a cinder block like a hot knife through butter, suffering nary a scratch or fissure. But take one look at the Boshin and it immediately becomes clear – this is no ordinary Katana.

More "black ops" than "black tie" Boshin sheds elegant samurai robes, dons tactical wear tailored to today's warrior
Trading traditional trappings and garb for chic contemporary style and cutting-edge appointments, the innovative Boshin is undeniably a weapon for the modern era. Advanced textured TPR rubber shrouds the tsuka for an ergonomic no-slip grip you just can’t get from conventional ray skin and cord. The tsuka is crowned with an oversized polished steel kashira with handy lanyard hole, and the tsuba snubs fanciful ornamentation in favor of a pragmatic asymmetrical pointed ellipse design. Deep blood grooves extend along the sleek, gleaming blade from the base of the tsuba to the outset of the boshi, the blade’s placid terminal curve that culminates with the stinging kissaki, or point.

"Saya" love it Sleek, tastefully clean scabbard furthers contemporary vibe
A tough black wooden saya, or scabbard, secures the razor-sharp blade. In keeping with the Boshin’s clean, functional aesthetic motif, the satiny smooth saya is largely unembellished, save the handsome black genuine leather sageo. Even among far more expensive swords, United Cutlery’s remarkably affordable Honshu Boshin Katana is sure to become the cherished focal point of your collection, admired and coveted by all who lay eyes on it.

Zen and the art of swordcraft Wielding the Boshin is nothing short of surreal
With its fierce cutting potency and sublime feel, wielding this carbon steel masterpiece is almost Zen-like and beyond description; you just have to experience it for yourself! Truly a must-have for longtime Japanese katana aficionados, beginning sword fanciers and everyone in between.


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Best of the Best Reviewed by Homero Alvarez del Castillo Jr on Aug 28, 2017   5 out of 5

I got a request from a customer to find this sword for him. Once I got it I realized that not only did my customer know his swords but I had to get one of these for myself. So I now have one mounted on a Honshu Sword Mount in my living room. I also had the pleasure of holding one of these magnificent swords in each hand at the same time, and it is doable. For the price, it is a give-away. So buy yours now before they raise the price.



Get one before guns outlawed. Reviewed by on Aug 22, 2017   5 out of 5

This is a perfect example of a modern sword in quality, build, and looks.It is sharp and easy to use..



Honshu Boshin Katana Reviewed by Gayland Baker on Aug 02, 2017   5 out of 5

I ordered the Honshu Boshin Katana, got it in July 31, 2017 Best investment I ever made, The Sword is Awesome! and beat my expectation's, very well balanced, feel's like it float's in my hand's, very well made sword, and make No mistake's this is no Toy Sword, it's Deadly Sharp! Thank You! BUDK



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