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Can I cut something with Iaito?
Although the blade is made of special reinforced alloy, it is not designed for the cutting purpose. Therefore, do not attempt to cut with Iaito.
Can I order Saya individually? My Saya has been broken.
We supply spare Saya individually, but because the mouth of the Saya is adjusted according to each blade, you will need to check and adjust it by yourself.
Can I request adjustments to an iaito after I place an order? Would there be any difference in cost?
It is possible to make adjustments to an iaito after an order has been made. However please bear in mind that some elements cannot be changed as the order progresses. Some adjustments will increase th
Can I Request Adjustments To An Iaito After I Place An Order? Would There Be Any Difference In Cost?
It is possible to make adjustments to an iaito up to 5 business days after an order has been made. However please bear in mind that some elements cannot be changed as the order progresses. Some adjust
Can I request adjustments to iaito after I place an order? Would there be any difference in cost?
Yes, it is possible to request adjustments after you place an order, but please note that some adjustments may require additional cost.
Can I request to change some features of original iaito?
We accept requests for modifications of iaito, but the craftsmen reserve final say as to whether the request is possible. First please inquire us about the availability for that model. When ordering y
Can you make Iaito with two Mekugi?
If you would like two mekugi you may specify so in the Order Comments box when checking out at the shopping cart. There is no additional cost required.
Do I need a license to import Iaito sword to my country?
Because the Iaito sword is declared as an imitation sword, no license is needed in most countries. However, UK customers need to obtain a certificate from the British Kendo Association due to the UK's
Do I Need A License To Import Iaito Sword To My Country?
Because the Iaito sword is declared as an imitation sword, no license is needed in most countries. However, UK customers need to obtain a certificate from the British Kendo Association due to the UK's
Do you have a warranty for your Iaito?
All of our Iaito are made by craftsmen who have spent years training, as such we take a great pride in the quality of our work. To ensure your peace of mind as a customer we offer a complimentary re-w
Do You Have A Warranty For Your Iaito?
All of our Iaito are made by craftsmen who have spent years training, as such we take a great pride in the quality of our work. To ensure your peace of mind as a customer we offer a complimentary re-w
Do you offer different balance options for your Iaito?
The balance tends to be quite similar on all our Iaito. Most tsuba have a similar weight. Our Iaito are made in such a way that the point of balance is set further from the kissaki and closer to the t
Does your iaito have bo-hi?
Yes. All of our iaito on the website have bo-hi. Howevere no bo-hi option is also available on certain models.
How do I maintain an Iaito sword ?
After each use, clean the blade surface with a soft cloth or tissue paper; removing dust, fingerprints and any marks. Wipe the blade upward, one way, starting from the base to avoid any injury. If
I already have an iaito, can I buy a saya only?
Yes, we provide saya also as an individual. Please let us know what kind of saya you are interested in from our website and the specifications of the Iaito you intend to use it with. We will get back
I ordered a custom Iaito/Bogu but I want to make some changes. Do I still have time?
According to our terms and conditions, requests for modifications can be accepted up to 5 business days after the order was placed. After this period, no request for modification will be accepted.