This listing is for octagonal construction Hickory Hanbo Martial Arts Staffs. Their width from flat surface to opposite flat surface is 1 inch and these products are 36" long.
These staffs are made with laminated construction which increases strength, straightness and durability.
Staffs are traditional Okinawan training tools used in Kobudo style martial arts.
The octagonal style design feels EXTREMELY natural in the hands and is the ultimate for outdoor use staff... they feels more solid when gripping. It is preferred by many martial artists because of this quality. It makes an EXCELLENT wilderness hiking stick! They are also excellent for kata and strength training in the martial arts.
Hickory is the hardest available North American wood. Hickory prevents this bow from having almost any wobble or flex, and has a great sturdy feel.
It is finished with several coats of Linseed and Beeswax oil, which gives it a permanent shine and protective layer while allowing the users hands to slip effortlessly up and down the staff, which is required for proper technique.
*Most of our items are made to order so please allow 1-2 weeks for completion. If you are buying more then 4 items, I would suggest please contacting by our e-mail below first to confirm the availability of supplies and delivery time for you.
DISCLAIMER: The user assumes and accepts any and all risks and responsibilities in handling any purchased staffs. To maximize safety please adhere to each of the following rules. -ALWAYS inspect each staff carefully, before and after each use. -ALWAYS use proper safety equipment and precautions when handling any staff with regards to yourself and others. -ALWAYS administer proper care and diligence in storing and maintaining your staff.