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NINDO
YAMABUSHI RYU
WEAPONS



Bo
Staff
Pole weapon, around 6' in length, traditionally made from wood or bamboo. Ideally about a palms width taller than it's weilder.
Jo
Walking Stick
Pole weapon, between 4 to 5' in length, traditionally made from wood. Should be about shoulder height to weilder.
Hanbo
Straight Cane
A half staff. Pole weapon about 36 to 40" in length, traditionally made of wood. Ideal length allows it be comfortably used as a cane by weilder.
Yawara
Fist Load
A Stick. Pole weapon under 6" in length. Ideal length allows it the ends to protrude about an inch on both sides when held in fist.