This Katzbalger is made after several originals from 1520. Short swords like this were mainly worn by the German landsknechten.
It is an S-shaped cross-guard and the blade is provided with four fullers. The length of this Katzbalger is 80 cm with a blade of 66 cm and a cross-guard of 14 x 16 cm. The pommel is made of brass.
This sword is an Oakeshott type XXI.
This sword is custom made.
Length: 80 cm;
Blade length: 66 cm;
Grip length: 14 cm;
Weight: 1800 g;
Steel type: Spring steel (DIN 54SiCr6) 48-50 HRC;
Edge: Blunt (3 mm battle-ready)/semi-sharp/sharp;
Tang construction: Full tang construction;
Grip wrapping: Wood,staal,Brass;
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 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.