Cold Steel's MAA (Man at Arms) grosses Messer is made for martial arts and cutting tests. The sword is inspired by the Messer that were used in 15th century Germany. This sword even cuts through the thickest obstacles and is razor sharp. The blunt back can even be utilised to parry enemy weapons, as depicted in the Fechtbuch by Hans Talhoffer.
The black blade of this Messer is made of 1055 carbon steel and the grip of wood. This grosses Messer is 107,3 cm long with a blade of 81,3 cm and it weighs 2053 grams. It is delivered including a leather scabbard. Product details:
Length: 107.3 cm;
Blade length: 81.3 cm;
Grip length: 26 cm;
Blade width at guard: 5.1 cm;
Weight: 1814 g;
Steel type: 1055 carbon steel, hardness 50-52 HRC;
Tang construction: Full tang construction;
Grip wrapping: Wood;
Based on a historic original: Yes;
Transport weight (in gram): 3500 *
The blade of this sword can be blunted (2,5-3 mm) at a surcharge of â‚¬70,00. Please note: although the thickness will be the same as a battle-ready sword, the return right and warranty expires when using the blunting service. Please contact us if you wish to use the blunting service, or make a note at the last step of your shiopping cart. 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.