The Federschwert (German expression for spring sword), is a type of training sword used in Renaissance fencing schools to train safely at full speed and power. They are used extensively in the fighting manuals of the 16th century, particularly those of Paulus Hector Mair and Joachim Meyer.More information
Federschwert, practice Sword, 1500 - 1650
- Overall length 125 cm
- Blade length 95 cm
- Guard length 26 cm
- Ricasso 53mm wide and 68mm long
- Weight 1,85 kg
- Blunt and rounded blade with spatulated point
- Three-handed hilt
- Hardnes of the blade approx. 49 HRC
- Thick ricasso
- Blade of spring steel W.Nr. 1.7102 (DIN 54SiCr6) quenched to a hardness of approx. 48 HRC
Made in the Czech Republic.
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