Hand Cut Aikiken Aikido Short Bokken 6468
This hand cut short bokken is understated at first glance and would go largely unnoticed on the dojo mat or among other wooden weapons but its superiority is immediately evident at close inspection. Having an all hand cut finish, the wood renders a unique torsional grip and feeling of control. This bokken has a perfect geometry and balance with vertical grain. This short bokken is all white. Mineral streak on omote side adds to character
tsuka length: 7 1/2"
overall length: 26"
weight 14 oz
Available for immediate shipment but give us a couple of days if you add tsuba or custom inscription!
Hi Brad I received the bokken and OH MY GOD, it is beautiful I almost don't want to use it, it looks so good. The jo and tanto are awesome too. One question on the bamboo tsuba, when I try to fit it, it got to 3/4 of the length of where it's supposed to be at the beginning of the tsuka. I didn't want to jam it in there forcefully, so is there a proper technique to install the tsuba? I'm assuming that I put an o-ring on each side of the tsuba. Makers response-Thanks so much! Tsuba are custom fit to individual bokken. They are intended to be a little snug at first however, they will seat into the transition ramp after a bit of use.
Hello, I'm mailing you to let you know i received the 42" aikiken i ordered near the beginning of the month. it is of the best quality i've ever seen. awesome, awesome sword, thank you! the grain on the chisel top is wild, changing color from light to dark with movement and the patterns within the wood make me feel like i'm handling a much more expensive piece of art. i hope to take care of it well enough to hand it down to my children! i can't wait to order another one of your wooden weapons. hopefully soon! - Andrew