Windlass Deschaux Rapier

Availability: In stock

$510.00

With its graceful, artistic lines, the rapier has always been a romantic symbol of the Renaissance. The reality is that the rapier is a very deadly hand-to-hand combat weapon. This reproduction has a three ringed swept hilt. The bone grip is wire wrapped, making for a very secure grip. This is a light, fast and deadly sword with a classical design.

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With its graceful, artistic lines, the rapier has always been a romantic symbol of the Renaissance. The reality is that the rapier is a very deadly hand-to-hand combat weapon, perfectly suited for the swift moves of the duelists of the day. Many hilt forms were tried early on like this three ringed swept hilt. The bone grip is wire wrapped, making for a very secure grip. This is a light, fast and deadly sword with a classical design. Scabbard included. Made by Windlass Steelcrafts.

Specifications

SPECIFICATION METRIC IMPERIAL
Manufacturer Windlass Steelcrafts
Overall Length 1168mm 46"
Blade Length 940mm 37"
Handle Length 89mm 3 1/2"
Weight 1.13 Kg 2 lbs 8 oz
Point of Balance
Width at Guard 19mm 3/4"
Width at Tip
Thickness at Guard
Thickness at Tip
Blade Steel 1065
Specifications will vary slightly from piece to piece.