Hanwei Practical Cup Hilt Rapier

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$517.00

Fencing in the Renaissance style plays a prominent part in historical re-enactment, combining the speed of light blades with the structure and spirit of the duel. This Paul Chen Practical Cup-Hilt Rapier from Hanwei has been designed for the rapier fencer with a preference for the cup-hilt style who wishes to spar in safety.

Details

Fencing in the Renaissance style plays a prominent part in historical re-enactment, combining the quickness of light blades with the structure and spirit of the duel. This Paul Chen Practical Cup-Hilt Rapier from Hanwei has been designed for the rapier fencer with a preference for the cup-hilt style who wishes to spar in safety. The rapier blade is similar in design to the practical blades for the swept-hilts, but the length of the tang has been adapted to the cup-hilt.

Specifications

SPECIFICATION METRIC IMPERIAL
Manufacturer Paul Chen/Hanwei
Overall Length 1130mm 44 1/2"
Blade Length 940mm 37"
Handle Length
Weight 0.907 Kg 2 lbs
Point of Balance 140mm 5 1/2"
Width at Guard 19mm 0.75"
Width at Tip 10.16mm 0.40"
Thickness at Guard 6.35mm 0.25"
Thickness at Tip 2.54mm 0.1"
Blade Steel 9260
Specifications will vary slightly from piece to piece.