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Godfred Viking Sword (SH10)
Named for the feared 8th century Viking raider, the "Godfred" sword is built around a beautifully patterned Damascus folded steel blade to replicate the pre-9th century originals. Superbly balanced, due to the deeply fullered distal tapered blade profile, the "Godfred" is a true tribute to the legendary Norse smiths.
Interwoven leather grip
Damascus guard and pommel
Leather-covered wood scabbard with bronze detailing and integral belt hooks
BLADE LENGTH: 28"
HANDLE LENGTH: 5 3/4"
OVERALL LENGTH: 34"
WEIGHT: 3lb 6oz
An exceptional DVD that is fast paced while still simple to follow, a self-training free flowing combat swordmanship system which blends Korean, Chinese, Filipino and Japanese stances and movements. DVD comes with contact details for classes/courses and private tuition at a professional DOJO. Recommend the purchase of a wooden daito and saya to practice (see wooden swords)
Oliver Cromwell (1599 – 1658) was a powerful figure in English history during and after the English Civil War, when he rose from the rank of Captain of Horse to Lord Protector of England. His sword, said to have been carried at the battle of Drogheda in 1649, has been remarkably well preserved and features in the collection of the Royal Armouries in Leeds, England, where it is displayed in the permanent collection. Our Cromwell Sword is an accurate replica of the original “mortuary" hilt style and features a blackened guard decorated in a gold foliage pattern with a wire-wound sharkskin grip. As the original sword now lacks a scabbard , we have provided a design typical of the period. This piece of English history is a must for the ECW collector and re-enactor.
Another new addition to our line of un-edged “practical" European weapons for use in re-enactment and stage combat. The Practical 11th Century Sword features a “tea-cosy" pommel and a sculptured cross that curves gently towards the blade. The broad blade has full-length fullers and is very lively for an un-edged blade. It weighs around 950 grams. Our Practical broadswords (SH2106, SH2046, SH2047 & SH2326) are all based on authentically styled swords in our collection but they are tailored to meet the needs of re-enactment and stage combat. These very popular and affordable weapons feature authentic hilt styling, with fully tempered un-edged and un-pointed blades. They are designed to withstand rugged use while providing the level of safety required by many of today’s re-enactment societies. The blades are crafted from 1065 high-carbon steel, hardened to 50HRC, which restricts edge-notching to acceptable levels while providing resilience and protection against brittleness. While the blades are substantial, they are fullered to provide balance and good handling characteristics. They feature 2 mm wide edges and rounded tips for safety. The tangs are also substantial, with radiused corners at the blade shoulders and no welds. The end of the tang is riveted over the pommel, which both eliminates any possibility of inadvertent disassembly and provides a traditional means of tightening a loose hilt. The hardwood grips are leather-covered. The scabbards are fabricated in glass-filled resin, to provide great impact resistance, to eliminate swelling and to minimize blade corrosion problems. The scabbards now feature belt rings that adjust to allow vertical or horizontal carry. The wood-grain finish is attractive, but most re-enactors will decorate the scabbard to match their persona.
PRODUCT LENGTH: 92 cm
BLADE LENGTH: 76.5 cm
PRODUCT WEIGHT: 950 grams
Mainstay of the Highland warriors of the late 15th and 16th centuries, the Claymore had a uniquely styled hilt that sets it apart from other great swords of the period. Typically of hand-and-a-half length, this versatile weapon could deliver great sweeping slashes or powerful thrusts. Replicated from a surviving museum piece our Claymore is classic in its design, with distinctive sloping quillons terminating in quatrefoils and a high-collared quillon block with langets following the blade fuller. The leather-covered grip is topped by a globate pommel. The sword is available in both polished and antiqued finishes, the finish of the SH2060N closely replicating that of the original museum piece. The grips of the Claymore are leather-covered, black in the case of the SH2060 and brown for the SH2060N. Originally carried slung on the back, the Claymore matches perfectly with our OL1038/OL1038B back scabbard.
Blade length: 41ï¿½
Handle length: 14"
Overall length: 59 3/4ï¿½
Weight: 4lb 14oz
Point of Balance: 7"
Point of Percussion: 31"
Width at Guard: 1.78"
Width at Tip: 1.28"
Thickness at Guard: .24"
Thickness at Tip: .16"
Designed by noted sword smith Michael "Tinker" Pearce and manufacutered by Hanwei these longswords have been are made to satisfy the need of every Western Martial Arts practitioner and sword enthusiast, to have a matching set of sharp and blunt swords for cutting and safe training practice. The swords meet Tinker`s exacting quality requirements and are built in much the same way as his custom pieces. Each blade is forged from 5160 Spring Steel, Marquenched to the desired hardness of 50-53 Hrc while the tang is drawn back to the low 30s Hrc. The very end of the tang is threaded to fit an allen nut recessed into the pommel which allows for dimantling of the hilt assembly for inspection or to exchange blades if needed.
Overall Length: 46 3/4'' Blade: 34 15/16''
Weight: 3 lb 2 oz
You are purchasing the sharp bladed version, the blunt version is also available on request at the same price.
Fully Functional Knights sword, surpasses BSA safety standards for battle re-enactment societies. This is the brand new upupdated version featuring a thicker handle, even stronger tang and glass resin wooden effect scabbard.
36.7" Overall with a 30" Carbon steel blade with blood groove (unsharpened, thick edged for metal on metal contact, rounded tip for added safety). Black leather handle with polished steel guard and pommel. Wooden scabbard with polished steel tip and throat (PC2046)
Legacy Arms Brookhart Templar Sword - 38 7/8" overall. 31 7/8" hand tempered 5160 sharpened, high carbon steel blade with blood groove. Traditional broadsword tang. Black leather wrapped contoured wooden handle. Stainless cross guard and wheel pommel with cross engraving. Brown leather wrapped wooden scabbard with brass fittings. Measurements may vary slightly from piece to piece. A masterpiece, fully functional.