| All the Jo (杖) And Bo (棒) of this range proposed by Masamune are made in Kyushu with Japanese wood and crafted in the traditionnal way.|
Aramaki and Horinouchi workshop, located in southern Japan, is reknowned for the excellence of their products. Using the noblest parts of the finest wood of Japan, respecting the drying time of each species, hand working, without chemical treatment or varnish, these weapons have no equal in terms of finish and longevity.
Besides the rarity of used wood and recognized know-how of these craftsmen, Masamune benefits of the best products of these workshops. Also, all our weapons are inspected and checked before being shipped.
The diameter of the Jo and Bo is calculated in Bu, a former Japanese unit of measure amounting to 3.030 millimeters. So a Jo of 8 Bu is a Jo of approximately 24.24mm, 9 Bu 27.27mm and 10 bu 30.3 mm.
Masamune also offers custom wooden weapons.
For more information please contact us.
The Masamune Team.