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Tinker Pearce Bastard Sword - Sharp (with fuller)

Product Code: SH2411

Tinker Pearce Bastard Sword - Sharp (with fuller) SH2411

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Michael ‘Tinker’ Pearce has designed a series of swords made by Hanwei in 5160 steel, which emphasise authenticity, functionality & performance. To satisfy the sparring & cutting needs of Western Martial Artist, each of the 4 styles being made in live (sharp) & sparring (blunt) versions, each sword has outstanding handling characteristics. The carefully controlled heat treating of 5160 (Tinker’s blade steel of choice) by the ‘Marquenching’ process produces-excellent toughness & flexibility at a hardness of HRc 50-52 allowing for superior edge retention on the sharps, anti burr & tip-flexing safety features on the blunts.

The Hand & Half Swords (Oakeshott Type XV111A) are designed so that the Sharp & Blunt versions will perform identically offering sparring & cutting with swords that feel & respond in the same way. The sharp sword is produced in two different versions, one diamond section throughout (SH2400) & the other identical but fullered for about one third of its length (SH2411). Wheel sized pommels are to provide a grip for the second hand, the straight tapering cross provides excellent hand protection. The hardwood-cored grips are leather-over-cord wrap with steel fittings. Leather covered scabbard are included.

Replacement blades are available for all swords in the series, a key feature of Tinker’s designs is the interchange ability of blades within each pair of swords with the exception of the Viking, allowing the user to purchase 1 complete sword & a spare blade to enjoy both versions.The Longswords, Bastard & Early Medieval all feature Tinker’s recessed sleeve nut mounting system, providing secure hilt retention, tightening & easy blade exchange using an Allen wrench (not provided).

Key Features

  • 5160 Marquenched Spring Steel
  • Dismountable
  • Tinker Approved

Attributes

  • This sword has a sharp edge
  • This sword is functional
  • This sword is hand forged

Specifications

  Imperial Metric
Weight 38oz 1.08kg
Blade Length 3338" 84.8cm
Grip Length 938" 23.8cm
Overall 42¾" 1.09m

Availability

Usually delivered within 5 working days
Contact Us to confirm availability (0800 862 0411)

OUR PRICE: 228.60 / 262.89 (Including VAT at 20%)



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