This re-enactment replica of a high-medieval disc pommel sword made, is intricately crafted by hand. The proportions and the distribution of weights is well adjusted. Thus the sword fits perfectly in the hand and is well balanced.
The forged blade of EN45 spring steel is oilhardened and well tempered to a Rockwell hardness of approx. 48-50 HRC. It's hand-forged up to the tang and peened with the disc shaped pommel. The wooden grip is wrapped with leather and bordered by two steel rings. The straight crossguard is forged from mild-steel. The blade has got a distinctive fuller which offers both flexibility and a lesser weight. The edges are blunt and the tip is rounded for safety.
The sword comes with a matching leather scabbard.
Details: - Blade material: Spring-steel 55SI7 (EN45), oil tempered - Rockwell hardness of blade: approx. 48-50 HRC - Total length: approx. 88.5 cm - Blade length: approx. 68 cm - Width at guard: approx. 4.7 cm - Blade thickness: approx. 4 mm - Edge of the blade: 2 mm, lightly rounded - Point of balance: approx. 12 cm from guard. - Including matching leather scabbard - Weight: approx. 1050 g