I posted one of my tameshigiri videos on ***LINK REMOVED*** a couple months ago, mainly for online archival purposes. This one fellow commented on my video, and commented about my "distancing". He in turn posted a video reply, which was supposed to demonstrate "proper" distancing and technique. I couldn't find the video reply, but suspect it is one of the two videos in his profile: [FONT=arial, verdana, helvetica]***LINK REMOVED*** ***LINK REMOVED*** I'm not sure what I was supposed to get out of those videos. But I wasn't impressed by what I saw. :idunno: [/FONT] *mod note: links removed on request of OP.