The Tip and Body of the Katana’s blade

We're mainly going to talk about the tip of a katana (1) and a few mainparts of the body of the blade (2) . Just keep in mind that these are the most frequently parts people in the sword circle will talk about, there are some more but i don't think we need to do all of them in order to get a descent knowledge of the parts of a katana. If you know all of these you will probably know more than your friends :)   I also need to thank Pierre for revising  all of the images (and correcting me along

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