swordBalde:The blade of this Chinese sword has been hand forged using the ancient method of sword making. Full hand forged, hand polished and hand sharpened using old Chinese methods by our experienced smith all the way through to create a quality blade for you. This blade is made of folded steel and has folded 12 times to create the 4096 layers to increase the flexibility and hardness of the blade and a distinct texture is left on the blade as a result of the repeated folding during the process.As you can see distinct folded texture is left on the blade.Bo-hi is added to each side of the blade to ligthen the blade and balance the sword as a whole to make better operation.( If you don’t want the bo-hi, we can also do it for you, just contact us through eCRATER message)This blade of the Chinese sword is full tang, which great enhance the solidness and strength of the sword when doing the cutting practice. Fitting:The fittings on this sword are made of high quality copper, and they are full hand-made carved and assembled by our experienced smith which greatly increase the collection value of the sword. Sword FunctionThis sword is made of folded steel 12 times folding to create the 4096 layers, which cast flexibility and hardness of the blade in a large degree.The sword can be hard to cut the meat and bamboo, and can be sharp to cut slice paper, also as one of the collections or for display for its beautiful folding craft. Notice：1: The sword is well assembled with saya and free silk bag !2: All of our sword will be professionally checked before shipping, the sword will be well packaged like the following to protect from damage during the shipping process, if you have special require on the declaration, such as marked as” gift” or write lower package value on the bill for custom clearance, just contact us through eCRATER message or leave a message when you buy!!! 3: The sword stand and sword box is not included free!!!Engraving Service What we can engrave : 1: We can engrave Chinese characters, English letters or Japanese kanji on the blade for you.You only need to pay $10 for this. 2: We can engrave patterns like dragon, tiger, plum blossom and other patterns on the blade. Simple pattern like tiger, dragon and plum blossom will cost $30.Complicated patterns, please contact us through eCRATER message for the price.Where we can engrave: We can engrave on the Full Tang or on the Blade for you.Sample engrave of words Sample engrave of dragon Sample engrave of plum blossomDesign your unique sword C: Wow, Lyuesword can customize my dreamed sword!!!L: Yes , Lyuesword can do customzation work, we have customized a lot of unique swords for our customers.For the people who don’t know exact details of the sword but want a unique sword with his dreamed pattern and color, contact Lyuesword, we can design a unique sword which is really you want.For the people who have seen a dreamed sword but price is too high, contact Lyuesword with the sword pictures and details, we can make the same sword at a cost-effective price for you.Want to customize? Don’t miss a chance, Please click here!!!ABOUT POSTAGEArea of free shippingArea of $10 shippingArea of $35 shippingArea of $45 shippingIndonesiaSwitzerlandIsraelCyprusThailandEnglandCzech RepublicCroatiaAustraliaSwedenHungarySloveniaNew ZealandItalyPolandBosnia and HerzegovinaUnited StatesGermanySouth AfricaLithuaniaCanadaMaltaBrazilBulgariaHongKong ChinaFinlandPuerto Rico(America PR)LatviaFranceChileSlovakiaIrelandPanamaNotice:We can’t ship to the following countries:Russia, Greece, Japan, The United Arab Emirat, Saudi Arab, Turkey, India, Malaysia, Denmark, Portugal, Singapore, Mexico, Argentine etc. Shipping time:Non-customized sword will be shipped within 3 working days, specially customized sword would cost more time since all our swords are handmade swords.Shipping method:Our cooperated shipping company is China post EMS which is safe and effective.Item tracking:Tracking number will be sent to you when the sword has been shipped,You can track the shipping status through: http://www.ems.com.cn/english.htmlCombine shipping:Above two swords combined shipping will be given discount.Full payment for the first sword, 25% off postage for each additional item.Custom&Tax:Customers from Germany and Italy need pay Custom duties.We accept payment method by Payapl. We only ship to the address you registered on eCRATER, Please make sure your shipping address is correct on eCRATER, if not please send correct shipping address and phone number to us after you paid. Payment must be received within 10 days after the order has been purchased, otherwise the transaction will be cancelled by eCRATER automatically. C: If I am not happy with the sword, Lyuesword can help me? L: Yes, Lyuesword do care about your feeldings, don’t worry, dear customer, we will help you, contact us, let us solve the problem together!!!We provide smile service, what is why we said 100% customer satisfaction: to make you 100% happy!!!Our goal is five star feedback. If for any reason you don't feel you can give us a positive feedback or a 5 star DSR score (Detailed Seller Rating), let us know. We will do whatever we can to right the situation and finally make you happy!!!Questions? Feel free to contact us through eCRATER message systemPrompt reply will be given!! Monday - Friday. 9:00AM-6:00PM To speak to a live representative contact at 0086-0051-63517565. Saturday-Sunday To speak to our weekend customer service- hedda contact at 0086-18326685388Online communication:Skype: hedda.wuWelcome enquiry , we will be glad to answer any question from you!!!