Made from select cuts of Bamboo, and includes leather parts.
The smoking process infuses the staves with carbon, which is said to provide additional flexibility, helping to prevent breakage. Often referred to as 'Bio', smoked Shinai present a deep brown colour, and are currently popular with several of Japan's top Kendo practitioners.
Select the appropriate size for age/gender.
SET OF 3 SHINAI!
All Shinai from Mikatsuki Budogu are made using bamboo grown in our own facility, and all plants are hand selected for optimum performance. Final adjustments are also made by expert craftsmen to ensure a final product that is both well balanced, and reliable.