CHAINS of STEEL and ROPE and FIBRE… Are oft UNIQUE ADD-ONS to the varied WEAPON FORMS. Join Shiro in a SLIDE-SHOW SEARCH of the Site Chainery Finery. Our World LEGENDS OF FIRE, MINING AND STEEL MAKING… and BLACK-SMITHS INTEL… too. Types from olden to modern… mainly NINPO JAPANESE Style it seems. Many utilised by SHINOBI at different times and places… even unto… and onto… Walls for example. CHAINED to the… A visual dedication and some scratchings. Shiro style.
Known (click) in the Japanese as THE KUSARI… THE CHAIN ;
鎖and WAYS soon enough became a part of the SHINOBI TRADITIONS as well as that of the POLICE FORCES and associated SECURITY Details/Duties/Militia/Ops Work Types.
It has and had great attraction due in part to the strict SAMURAI LAWs.
Banning the mass Populace from the SWORD as an available Weaponry type for Self-Defence (… or otherwise…)… attracted… other Weapons as popular attention. Size and shapes and lengths etc could be easily varied and adapted.
Though a moderate plus Training regime required for proficient use, beginners… know how to swing things etc. Even novices can soon enough get whip like actions, entanglements, loops and basic strikes with minimal time applied…
…and lots attention to SAFETY DURING TRAINING… too.
…Just don’t get… chained to the wall.!. sayeth Shiro.
A long-time Martial Art student, motorcyclist crash-test dummy, book-lover + sometime research scribbler. Shiro is my research persona...wise in the ways of security + self-defence yet with the naive enthusiasm of a new student... of Our World Legends retold. Past and Present. Articles, Intel Reports, slide-shows, videos and more. Research into a wide variety of Topics and Legends. Simply enjoy.
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