Italian renaissance sword Luigi, end of 15th and 16th century
- Total length approx. 1065 mm
- Blade length approx. 902 mm
- Length of the ricasso approx. 55 mm
- Outer dimensions of the finger ring on the cross-guard approx. 100 * 55 mm
- The cross-guard is approx. 215 mm long
- Pommel Ø approx. 60 mm
- The width of the blade at the guard after the ricasso is approx. 35,7 mm
- Blade thickness at the guard approx. 5.0 mm
- Blade width 10cm from the top about 23,5 mm
- Blade thickness 10 cm from the tip about 4.5 mm
- Thickness of the striking edge approx. 2.7 mm
- Length of the handle winding approx. 95 mm
- The POB is about 16 cm in front of the cross-guard
- Length of the fuller about 645 mm
- Weight approx. 1722 g
- Blade of spring steel W.Nr. 1.7102 (DIN 54SiCr6) quenched to a hardness of approx. 53 HRC
Made in the Czech Republic.
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 renaissance sword has a blunt edge (2-3 mm) and rounded point. Such renaissance sword 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 renaissance sword. You use the renaissance sword entirely at your own risk! Even an unsharpened renaissance sword can cause serious injury and if precaution is not used easily break bone. renaissance swords are not toys! Improper use and handling of accord may result in serious injuries or death to yourself or bystanders. Please keep your renaissance sword out of reach of children!
In fighting with renaissance sword on renaissance sword, the opponent’s blade should be parried with the side of the blade. Lead your renaissance sword 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 renaissance sword blade can be broken under certain circumstances. An absolute warranty cannot be provided by any respectable maker.
We warranty our renaissance swords 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 renaissance sword 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 renaissance swordmen, when trying to fasten a loosened guard.
Please read our: Directions for the use of bladed weapons.