Specifications of the falchion Bertrand:
- Overall length approx. 85 cm
- Blade length approx. 59 cm
- Guard length approx. 18 cm
- Weight approx. 1,45 kg
Specifications vary from piece to piece; all stated data are to be understood as approximate. The blade is made out of hardened and tempered high carbon spring steel that is not stainless. The guard and pommel is made of steel.
The practical | battle-ready version of this falchion has a blunt edge (2-3 mm) and rounded point. Such falchion was designed to be drawn in a battle or in a stage combat show.
Please note we cannot accept any responsibility for injury, damage or loss incurred by use of any of our falchion. You use the falchion entirely at your own risk! Even an unsharpened falchion can cause serious injury and if precaution is not used easily break bone. Falchions are not toys! Improper use and handling of accord may result in serious injuries or death to yourself or bystanders. Please keep your falchion out of reach of children!
In fighting with falchion on falchion, the opponent’s blade should be parried with the side of the blade. Lead your falchion sporty right and without excessive and/or unnecessary strength.
Compliance to local, state and federal laws and/or statutes is the responsibility of the purchaser.
Despite the high conscientiousness in the production and material selection, we cannot provide any warranty for breakage of the blade even at proper use. Any falchion blade can be broken under certain circumstances. An absolute warranty cannot be provided by any respectable maker.
We warranty our falchions against all manufacturer's defects (workmanship and or materials) for a period of two years. This warranty applies only when the product is used under normal conditions for which the falchion is designed, and does not apply to damage related to accident, misuse, improper care, negligence, and abnormal and/or excessive wear and tear.
Possible nicks in the blade edge are natural symptom of wear and tear and cannot be reclaimed. When they turn up, please remove all sharp nicks by use of diamond file, abrasive paper or grinding machine.
Loosening of a cross | guard cannot be in many cases avoided as well. It can be fixed by additional riveting or tightening the screw joint. Winding a fishing line around the blade tang into the gap between the grip and guard prove as helpful as well to many falchionmen, when trying to fasten a loosened guard.
Please read our: Directions for the use of bladed weapons.
Included in these categories: Falchions