11626Re: Sword stuff, was: Looking for patterns for Edo period Kamishimo
- Nov 3, 2003On the subject,
Real urushi can be mail ordered. Altho not cheap and it's toxic as
has been noted:
Some people use cashew (Japanese urushi-like synthetic).
Some people like the result using automobile paint.
Pretty good step by step of making a saya, if contemplating such a
or read the book "Craft of the Japanese Sword"
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