Expert BLS 専門家 Satin Black Belt
Choose Your Options
The Expert 専門家 (Senmonka) is made with a 100% thick canvas core and covered with an outer layer of special high grade satin. It has been described as the "look of silk at the cost of satin". Available in standard and extra width. For EXTRA WIDTH belts choose one size longer so that the embroidery will not be lost in the knot when tied.The Grand Master is designed to last and wear down slowly giving it a time honored feel.It is designed to last and wear down gradually giving it the desired time honored look.
Tokaido Japan provides the highest quality embroidery in Japanese or English. No company can surpass the level of embroidery perfected by Tokaido. You may choose to embroider your style name and/or your personal name. For Japanese text, please select from the pop up menus by clicking on the Kanji Style Names or the Names in Japanese Katakana below the field that you desire. If your Style or Name is not in the menu then use this Google Translate link https://translate.google.com/#en/ja/ to CREATE and then COPY and PASTE into the field(s) you desire. We will confirm that the translation is correct before production. If you prefer English/Roman letters, then type directly in the field(s) of your choice.
As with all black belts that are made in Japan by Tokaido Japan, each one is made as it is ordered. This way we can ensure that you receive the best kuroobi possible. Currently un-embroidered belts require 2 weeks and embroidered belts require 5 weeks.
If you have any considerations you would like us to consider please write in the "Notes" box to let us know. You can also upload a document or picture.
How to Order
If you would like more detailed information on how to order click here: How to Order
Always the best
Posted by David Feigel, Yondan, Virginia, USA on 6th Feb 2018
After 40 plus years of using Tokaido products I won't even consider another brand. Quite simply, this belt is just as I have come to expect from Tokaido. It has beautiful embroidery, high quality materials and superb workmanship. As I was somewhat limited in explaining the katakana spelling of my name on the order site, I was able to identify my unique requirements through the marvelous folks at customer service. What an absolute pleasure they were to work with. As always, Tokaido will be my source for all of my karate needs. Thanks for continuing to uphold such high standards for your merchandise.
Posted by Godan on 5th Feb 2018
Will always buy all of my belts here from now on. Takes about 5 weeks to get but worth the wait!
Expert BLS black satin belt
Posted by wm on 7th Dec 2017
Great quality belt. Superb embroidery.
No underthread to hide on reverse side of belt.
Excellent service and updates on order status.
Will certainly recommend Tokaido at the dojo.
Posted by Unknown on 27th Nov 2017
Very good quality. I wish it didn't take so long to be produced and shipped.
4.5 cm satin bls black belt:
Posted by Unknown on 2nd Nov 2017
This is my 2nd black belt from tokaido, the 1st one was the 4.0 cm cotton black belt which was a gift from my JKA Sensei, Sasaki Shihan (RIP). I'm 100% satisfied on BOTH!!
Posted by Rüdiger Gröber on 27th Oct 2017
Best Quality, First class embroidery, very good service and cooperation