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Old 10-09-2017, 05:20 PM   #17
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Re: Bokken Reccomendations

Don't get a hickory bokken for Iwama Aikiken. That bokken is supposed to have a particular shape and balance and a hickory version will be too light and soft. Get something like the ones Saito Sensei used, probably just Japanese white oak.
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