For 400 years this sword was the machine gun of the European aristocracy. Many European borders were made with this weapon, it was used in the Battle of Hastings and in nearly all crusades. This accurate reproduction lies well in the hand because of a solid grip and a strikingly good balance. This sword is clearly made for frequent use. It is made after a 12th century Crusader sword and has a Brazilian nut pommel with an engraved cross.
Its length is 101.4 cm with a blade of 81.3 cm and a grip of 13,5 cm. It weighs 1644 g. This sword is an Oakeshott type X.
This sword is custom made.
Length: 101.4 cm;
Blade length: 81.3 cm;
Grip length: 13.5 cm;
Weight: 1644 g;
Point of balance: 7.7 cm under the cross-guard;
Width cross-guard: 18.2 cm;
Blade width at the cross-guard: 4.7 cm;
Blade width 10 cm above the tip: 2.3 cm;
Grip color: Black-brown;
Steel type: Spring steel (DIN 54SiCr6) 53 HRC;
Edge: Blunt (3 mm battle-ready);
Tang construction: Full tang construction;
Grip wrapping: Wood, Leather
Based on a historic original: Yes;
Transport weight (in gram): 3000 *
Suitable for re-enactment and martial arts. The blade is handmade and tempered, using traditional forging techniques. The razor sharp version is suitable for cutting tests.
This item is produced in limited quantities only. This means that every piece is unique. Sizes & finish may vary lightly from piece to piece.
We do not sell this product to customers under the age of 18. Click here for more information on the European arms acts.
This product has a two year warranty. Click here for more information.
Packaged with 100% recycled material
When packaging this item, we exclusively use 100% recycled plastic and recycled paper/cardboard from FSC certified forests. We reuse a large part of the material directly without the intervention of a recycling process.
Recycle the material by separating your waste:
1. Cardboard: separate or reuse your paper.
2. Plastic cushions, clothing bags and plastic tape: separate or reuse your plastic. If possible, pierce the cushions with a volume reduction needle.
3. Paper packaging for jewelry and small items: these have a plastic inner layer. Remove these, then separate your paper and plastic.