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Deluxe Isu Bokken - Daito

Deluxe Isu Bokken - Daito

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Our Price: $30.28

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Product Code: 013-BKH11IDL

Information Technical Specs.
This Deluxe Isu Bokken is made of selected high quality Isu wood which grows in southern Japan and features a ridged spine (Kenmine) and rounded butt for a more realistic Shinken feeling when training.
This long model is recommended for Aikido and Koryu pracitioner for suburi and general paired contact kata practice.

What is Isu?

Isu wood comes from a tree that is officially called "Isu no ki".
Isu no Ki produces a exotic hardwood which can be split into Isu and Sunuke wood and can mainly be found south of Kyushu islands.
This wood is characterized by the fine grains and the warm and charming coloration, which ranges from a light creamy color to the dark chocolate color of Sunuke, gives it a feeling of exquisiteness. Isu is a hard wood, however, due to it's nature as a young wood, it's more prone to dents and damage due to impact, which is why it's not recommended for intense contact practice.
In the last few years, this material has become more and more rare, especially Sunuke which is extremely heavy and hard, and is mostly used to make high quality Bokken. Since it is both relatively hard and heavy, a lot of practitioners use Bokken made of this material for Kata practice in Japan.
  • Made of high quality Isu wood
  • "Kenmine" sword-like ridged spine
  • Rounded handle butt
  • Varnished finish
  • All handmade by Japanese expert craftsmen
  • Made in Japan

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Average Customer Review: Average Customer Review: 4.5 of 5 4.5 of 5 Total Reviews: 4 Write a review.

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5 of 5 December 2, 2019
Reviewer: Erico Brito from Guarulhos, Sao Paulo Brazil  

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4 of 5 Buen bokken April 7, 2019
Reviewer: Jorge Ezama Taboada from Santurce, Vizcaya Spain  
Buen acabado, peso perfecto. Si compráis la tsuba de plástico no la forcéis y retocar el agujero porque sino marcaréis el bokken de manera innecesaria. Rápido envío.

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4 of 5 Good product September 11, 2017
Reviewer: Sandra Conca from Benissa, Alicante Spain  
Beautiful wood

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  1 of 1 people found the following review helpful:
5 of 5 Perfect October 18, 2013
Reviewer: Nasher from Switzerland  
A beautifully crafted bokkuto. Smooth and well finished with well formed Mune and Kissaki and oval tsuka. The wood is dense and hard and an attractive deep colour.

There is a good ridge to accept a tsuba.

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