Longsword/ Bastard Sword- High Carbon Damascus Steel Sword- 38"
Longsword/ Bastard Sword- High Carbon Damascus Steel Sword- 38"
Longsword/ Bastard Sword- High Carbon Damascus Steel Sword- 38"
Longsword/ Bastard Sword- High Carbon Damascus Steel Sword- 38"

Longsword/ Bastard Sword- High Carbon Damascus Steel Sword- 38"

Sale price $159.99 Regular price $289.99

Sword Description

The longsword, also known as long sword or long-sword, is a type of European sword characterized by a cruciform hilt with a two handed with a straight double-edged blade.  The longsword was prevalent during the late medieval and Renaissance periods (approximately 1350 to 1550), with early and late use reaching the 13th and 17th centuries.  The term bastard sword is used to identify the longsword during the late medieval and Renaissance period. This longsword is 38" long.

 

Blade Materials

The longsword sword is made from pattern welded Damascus steel.  Pattern welded Damascus steel is a hard heat treated, folded carbon steel.  There are 11 pieces of steel, folded five times, making 352 layers.  The steel is the perfect combination of hardness and durability with a Rockwell hardness rating between 55 and 56 HRC.  High carbon damascus steel must contain layers of high carbon steel.  The high carbon steel we use is 1095 steel which is the highest content carbon steel used in swords.  The combination of the steel layers creates a sword that is strong enough to hold a powerful edge while having the strength and flexibility to withstand powerful collisions.  This makes the perfect steel for swords with a Rockwell Hardness of 55-56 HRC.  The handle is wood with Damascus steel bolsters.  It is full tang, comes with a leather sheath, and has 352 layers.  

Sword Details

Handle Material: Wood with Damascus Steel Bolsters

Overall Length: 38"

Rockwell Hardness: 55-56 HRC

Number of layers:  352

Sheath: Leather sheath

Blade Material: Damascus Steel

     6 Pieces of Carbon Steel #43 and #40

     5 Pieces of High Carbon Steel 1095

     1st Fold- 11x2=22 Layers

     2nd Fold- 22*2=44 Layers

     3rd Fold- 44*2=88 Layers

     4th Fold- 88*2=176 Layers

     5th Fold- 176*2=352 Layers

 

Longsword/ Bastard Sword- High Carbon Damascus Steel Sword- 38"

 


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Perfect

Great sword! Was really glad when I first saw how it all looked. A little bent around the middle but other than that it's amazing.

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Good

It's a good sword

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Whoa!

Sick sword! I went to work on this sword and it held up well. Very good looking sword. Get the cleaning and maintenance kit since it is not rust proof.

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Incredible Longsword

This is how a longsword should be! Very thick steel, very strong, sharp and the design in incredible.

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Perfect Gift

My uncle is a European battle enthusiast... this is actually a real thing... and he was so thrilled when I gave this longsword as an early Christmas gift.


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