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03-09-2009, 04:36 PM
I'm relatively new and I'm considering buying a standard Bokken and Jo set and I'm just curious as to your average/reasonable price would be for a set.


Janet Rosen
03-09-2009, 11:20 PM
Kim Taylor will do a nice hickory jo, tanto and bokken set for you for about $105 that will last you forever.

Janet Rosen
03-09-2009, 11:21 PM
oops that's at

Eva Antonia
03-10-2009, 02:47 AM
Hi David,

here in Brussels I bought two complete sets (Bokken, Jo, Tanto) with sheath for something like 45 . They are not of brilliant quality; especially the varnish on the jo is rather a nuisance, but then there is always the possibility to
a) use sanding paper to get rid of the varnish
b) use instead of that jo a simple wooden broomstick...

But once I'm a bit more advanced and get the impression that I manage really well these arms, I'll replace them by better tools.

Best regards,


03-11-2009, 06:56 AM
Great, thank you!