Sakae Forge specializes in the highest quality swords, forged in tradition, and dedicated to the spirit of the samurai. We offer custom sword services, as well as our own original designs.
Ron Chen was born in Taiwan in 1981. His father, Paul Chen, had an early interest in swords and custom knife making. Ron benefitted greatly from his father’s expertise, and from an early age took a great interest in the Japanese sword. A talented artist in his own right, upon graduating University, Ron decided to apprentice as a sword smith. He worked for several years at his father’s factory, learning modern and traditional forging skills, and honing his craft.
Tamahagane Okami Wolf katana
Tamahagane katana in Shirasaya