The Shoto or wooden wakizashi has a blade length of 1-2 shaku (about 12" to 24").
Available with or without attached tsuba (guard). The tsuba is made from two pieces of laminated cross grained hickory for maximum strength. It can not loosen or slide off the blade.
Blade length: 18"
Blade thickness: 3/4"
Tsuka length: 7"
Overall length: 25"
Sori (curvature): 3/8"
Avg. weight: 1 lb
Custom blade and tsuka (handle) lengths available upon request.