Tinker Hanwei Blunt Two Handed Longsword
This sword is part of a collaboration between Michael "Tinker" Pearce and CAS/Hanwei. Based on an Oakeshott type XVIIIA design typical of the late Medieval period. Hand crafted from marquenched 5160 high carbon spring steel with a full tang and recessed pommel tensioning nut to allow a dismountable hilt. The blade is marquenched to 50-53 HRC with the tang drawn back to 30 HRC. Solid steel pommel and crossguard. The grip is leather over a cord wrapped hardwood. Complete with black leather wrapped wooden scabbard with metal tip and throat. Ships with a blunt edge. 47" overall with 35" blade. Handle is 12" long. Weighs around 2 pounds 14 ounces. Point of balance is 3 1/2" Point of harmonics is 21 3/4" Width at guard is 2 1/4" Width at tip is 11/16" Thickness at guard is .25" Thickness at tip is .07" A sharp version of this sword is also available. Replacement blades are also available.