This type of sword was the demolition hammer on every 15th century battlefield. Contrary to his little brother, the XVa, this sword weighs approx. 2 kg and is not suitable for duels as depicted in Talhoffer and Lichtenhauer. Instead every part of this weapon is made to break through armour. Because of its length and weight it can make a big impact, its grip can be used as a warhammer and the blade is just as pointy as the XVa so it can easily pierce through chain mail. This sword is of course also available battle-ready for re-enactment purposes.
This sword has a length of 106 cm with a blade of 83 cm and a cross-guard of 22 cm. The blade has a Rockwell hardness of 44-48 HRC. It is available with a grip covered with black leather, brown leather, un-dyed leather or steel wire. For the possibilities please see the drop down menus above.
This sword is made by Jiri Krondak from Prague. During the last 20 years, this line of swords proved themselves on the re-enactment fields. They are continually perfectionised to a reliable and inexpensive type of re-enactment swords.
This sword is custom made.
Length: 106 cm;
Blade length: 83 cm;
Grip length: 22 cm;
Weight: 1650 g;
Steel type: Spring steel (DIN 54SiCr6) 48-50 HRC;
Edge: Blunt (3 mm battle-ready)/semi-scherp/scherp;
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. When using the sharpening service, the return right and warranty expires. The extra delivery time is approx. 2 weeks.
This item cannot be shipped to countries outside the EU due to its length.
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.
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