The SL-1001 is made from Hand Worked 6150 Spring Steel. The Blade is an Oakeshott Type XV, Acutely Tapered blade with diamond cross-section and a sharp point. In use circa 1300–1500.
It is an excellent thrusting sword and a potent cutter toward the middle part of the blade where the profile widens. The Pommel and Guard are made from mild steel. The Leatherwrapped 4 1/4 inch grip is poplar with cord overwrap. Overall the SL-1001 is an accurate representation of a Mid 14th century sword
Blade Classification: Type XV
Overall Length: 37 1/4 in
Blade Length: 30 1/2 in
Handle Length: 4 1/2
Blade Material: 6150 Spring Steel
Blade Width at Guard: 2 3/8 in
Guard Width: 7 7/8 in
Guard Style: Oakeshott 11
Pommel Type: Oakeshott J
Sword Weight oz. 2 lbs 13 oz
Center of Gravity 4 in
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Production time runs approximately 8 to 12 months.
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