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properly prepared rice straw dried in the shade for 3 days. This is formed into a target with bamboo running through. The straw represents the flesh and muscle. The bamboo represents the bone. Targets are on stands. All standard cuts can be practiced this way. Sometime a whole kata would be performed on a series of targets set out in sequence .



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