Blades

Caring For Your Katana

Many times when we collect items such as swords,we want them displayed so that every itch can be seen. However, in some cases this can lead to situations where they can become damaged. So caring for  your Blades Pro
is vital to the lifetime enjoyment that you want and need. Here are a few tips to caring for your sword.

 

Brand New Care

 

When you get your sword it will have a layer of grease or oil that is very thick. When the swords are made this helps in shipping so that they will not get damaged during transport. All you will need to do is use a solvent such as mineral spirits to remove the oil or grease from the blade.

 

Now you will need to reapply oil to the blade. Some of the oils you can use are clove, silicone oil and many others will work. You may find that your katana came with a kit for maintenance and it will have everything that you will need.

 

Keeping It Perfect

 

There are many ways that you can keep your sword looking like you just bought it. One main thing to remember is not to ever touch the blade with your hands. Most people when they handle a sword, the first instinct is to touch the blade. However, this is not a good thing because the acids from our skin can make it rust. Now it may end up being touched from time to time. If these accidents do occur be sure to wipe it clean and re-oil the blade every time it happens.

 

These are just some of the caring tips that need to be done to keep you katana a stunning piece of art forever. Make sure that you research and understand fully how to care for your sword in the very best ways. Also make sure that if children are going to be around them that you keep them out of reach unless supervision is near.

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