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Shinai Size Comparison Chart

            Circumference  
Class Model Size Style Av. Weight
(Fitted)
Av. Balance
Point
Left
Grip
Right
Grip
Do
(Widest
Point)
Kissaki
(Tip Below
Gawa)
Grip
Type
Keichiku Tendo 39 Chokuto 525g 65.5cm 10cm 10.3cm 14.0cm 8.0cm Standard
Tendo 38 Chokuto 494g 63cm 9.0cm 9.5cm 13.0cm 8.0cm Standard
Gunryu 39 Dobari 531g 65cm 9.5cm 10.0cm 15.0cm 8.0cm Standard
Ladies Gunryu
Ladies
38 Dobari 464g 61.5cm 9.0cm 9.5cm 14.0cm 7.5cm Standard
Gunryu
Ladies
39 Dobari 463g 66cm 9.5cm 9.8cm 14.2cm 7.9cm Standard
Deluxe
Ladies
Hakuden
Ladies
38 Dobari 456g 63.5cm 9.0cm 9.5cm 14.5cm 7.9cm Oval
Hakuden
Ladies
39 Dobari 460g 66cm 9.5cm 9.8cm 14.6cm 8.1cm Oval
Deluxe Enshin 39 Dobari 527g 65.5cm 9.5cm 10.0cm 14.7cm 8.1cm Standard
Enshin
Koban
39 Dobari 521g 65cm 9.5cm 10.0cm 14.7cm 8.4cm Oval
Shiden 39 Dobari 531g 66.5cm 10cm 10.3cm 14.3cm 8.2cm Thick
Ryuken 39 Koto 525g 66.8cm 9.5cm 9.8cm 12.5cm 8.2cm Standard
Jinrai 39 Jissen
Gata
529g 65.5cm 9.5cm 10.0cm 14.8cm 8.2cm Standard
Hachiryuken 39 Dobari 524g 68.3cm 11.2cm 11.5cm 15cm 8.3cm Octagonal
Thick
Bio Unrai 39 Jissen
Gata
528g 65.3cm 9.5cm 10.0cm 14.8cm 8.2cm Standard
Madake Raijin 39 Dobari 528g 65.5cm 9.8cm 10.0cm 14.7cm 8.1cm Standard
Yuryu 39 Jissen
Gata
529g 66.2cm 9.8cm 10.0cm 14.8cm 8.2cm Standard


* Average Balance Point is measured from the tip of the Kissaki to the balance point of the Shinai.  

Please note - Shinai are made from natural materials and individual pieces will vary slightly in weight, balance and precise dimensions.  Information supplied here is as a guide only and we cannot guarantee every Shinai will match the average profiles indicated.