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by wtf?
Thu Aug 04, 2005 5:56 pm
Forum: Advice & Questions
Topic: Homemade Chôjiyû Oil (Choji oil/Clove oil)
Replies: 5
Views: 1802

i think its got somehting to do with the composition.

it wont bugger a blade, but its just not the best stuff to use... im pretty sure its fine though... i use it for all my knife work.
by wtf?
Thu Aug 04, 2005 5:22 pm
Forum: Advice & Questions
Topic: Sword Purchasing advice
Replies: 8
Views: 1609

if you dont actually need specific sword, for training.... the decision is just cosmetic. ANYTHING made by hanwei will sit nicely on a wall, and look good. its just down to your personal preference. if you eventually take up a sword art, your instructor will steer towards the sword you need. in the ...
by wtf?
Thu Aug 04, 2005 5:16 pm
Forum: The Cutting Edge
Topic: snaga the sender what do you think
Replies: 29
Views: 9640

its actually 'Wraith' lol. i just made up 'wtf?' to reply to a specific post, i saw on here. but while im here, i may as well chip in... i know everyone loves me so much, so i darnt leave without a trace. i didnt see the swords, i only got sent to the site for the axe. they generally make fantasy, o...
by wtf?
Thu Aug 04, 2005 5:08 pm
Forum: Advice & Questions
Topic: Oak Suburito Question
Replies: 10
Views: 1888

it really doesnt matter. their not made by weight. you CANT get one to a specific weight, like you can with 'real' weight training kit. you cant have a selection of bokken ranging from 'x' weight, to 'x' weight. the idea of them is too train the muscle, by using a slightly overweight sword. its not ...
by wtf?
Thu Aug 04, 2005 2:45 pm
Forum: The Cutting Edge
Topic: snaga the sender what do you think
Replies: 29
Views: 9640

i had one about 12 months back. i ordered a standard version to cut down on time, but it wasnt right. to get it modded to how i wanted it, was to get back in the 'Q' which is quite a few years. as far as workmanship goes, its fantastic. its pretty much worth the cash, but that much, for a axe, is ge...
by wtf?
Thu Aug 04, 2005 1:56 pm
Forum: Advice & Questions
Topic: Oak Suburito Question
Replies: 10
Views: 1888

doesnt matter. the whole idea is that its heavier than a katana.... their also wooden aids, so the weight will vary with different woods (or in the case of 1 design, the way the wood is cured) this version weighs about 5lbs give or take (if memory serves) a suburito from another company might weigh ...