Full view of both ktoe and the tenouchi.
Both kote seen from underneath.
Kote seen from the side.
Front view of the kote and yoroigata atama.
Close-up of the micropunch tenouchi.
Inside view of the kote and A-1 Alpha Tag.
Full view of both ktoe and the tenouchi.
Both kote seen from underneath.
Kote seen from the side.
Front view of the kote and yoroigata atama.
Close-up of the micropunch tenouchi.
Inside view of the kote and A-1 Alpha Tag.

A-1 Alpha Mk.I - 6mm Orizashi Kote

$80.00
Size

Born from a collaboration between Tozando, Mitsuboshi and Kanagawa Hakkodo - the A-1 Alpha Bogu has long been a favourite amongst Japanese kendoka of all levels.

These kote embody the design philosophy behind the series: lightweight, easy to use and optimised for keiko.

Built on a cushioned and supple 6mm fit-stitch futon and reinforced with lgihtweight and breathable orizashi cotton. The atama are stitched in the yoroigata style to make gripping the shinai more comfortable.The tenouchi make use of durable synthetic clarino palms that have been micropunched to let allow them to dry quickly.