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Tanto Date of Construction: 2001-06

Blade Characteristics
   Steel Type: 1095
   Composition  :  Tool steel
   Billet #  :  N/A
   Number of Layers: N/A
   Pattern: N/A
   Etch: N/A
   Polish: High
Dimension (inches)
      Length: 7.25
      Max Thickness: 0.164
      Min Thickness: 0.06
Handle Characteristics
   Grip Material: Fan Dagger
   Grip Type : Concealed
   Fittings Material: Miscellaneous
   Fasteners: Glue
Dimension (inches)
      Length: 3.62
      Max Thickness: 0.463
      Min Thickness: 0.43
      Max Height: 1.725
      Min Height: 1.51
Heat Treatment
   Austenization & Quenching
      Heat Source: Lava Pool
      Temperature (F): 1500
      Quench material: Water
      Quench temperature (F): Ambient
      Temperature (F): 450
      Duration (hrs): 1
      Repetitions: 2

Full sheath provided

This is a replica Japanese fan dagger (1095 blade) - common in the Edo period - even if you can't carry your swords, you can always carry your fan. While differentially hardened, hamon failed to appear.

n/a  =  not applicable