A Kubotan is a weapon that is used in various martial arts. Dealing with the Kubotan is learned in self-defense. How to handle a kubotan is taught in various martial arts such as Kobudo, Modern Arnis, ATK, Krav Maga, and Ju-Jitsu, Karate or Jiu Jitsu. According to the Weapons Act, the Kubotan is not one of the cutting and thrust weapons and is therefore not prohibited.

Essentially a Kubotan is a short stick, which is designed as a keychain and is used as a blow booster. A Kubotan should be a few centimeters longer than the width of its user, so that if held in hand, it exceeds on both sides a little. Most Kubotan are 5 to 6 inches long, the thickness varies depending on the material between 1/2 and one inch. Many cubotans have grooves for a better grip. Some models are pointed at the ends some rounded. Kubotans are made of usually of aluminium, wood or durable plastic.

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Hi, how long is the warranty on your swords?

The warranty is 2 years long and refers to material faults and faults that appear when used in a proper way. The warranty does not cover to common wear out. We recommend using swords made by the same producers for sparring swordfights. Our weapons are designed for training and theatre fencing (stage combats). Brutal and improper use (such as stabbing and knocking it into the ground, or forcing it) can damage even the best sword!

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