Hirameki focus on easy to use, mobility, comfort, and function.
【Product code: 12_13】
From MATSUKAN KOGYO
Hirameki is a new original bogu design from Matsukan focus on easy to use, mobility, comfort, and function. This ultra-practical design bogu allows users to embodies the meaning of its name "enlighten" by enlightening its user of how much different a bogu can be when practicality is taken to its logical extreme. A bogu for serious competitor looking for as much as edge as possible
DESIGN SPEC SUMMARY
・Tenouchi (Synthetic leather)
・Wrist kazari naname-zashi
SHORT OVERALL REVIEW ON KOTE
Hirameki (kote) offers great function. Its light weight, adequate thickness and short kotebuton allows very light kote that is geared towards mobility, easy to use, flexible and good protection. The overall design shows it is best for practice and competition. A good kote for experienced kendo player that goes for frequent travelling and require a light weight bogu and as a secondary set.
However, the might not be suitable for practitioner that practice with hard-hitting opponent.