Shop Cold Steel Competition Cutting Leather Black. Which is very popular for many decades, there has been little or no interest in exploring cutting potential.
While Japanese competitions cutting sword have been popular for many decades, there has been little or no interest in exploring the cutting potential of Western swords until very recently.
Now in response to this awakening Cold Steel would like to encourage it by offering our own Competition Cutting Sword. Broadly based on the Arbedo, its intended for contests using rope, mailing tubes, tatami mats and similar soft targets. The thin, wide, double edged blade is hand forged from 1050 high carbon steel with a hard spring temper and is delivered fully sharpened and polished.
For maximum control and leverage, when attempting big cutting feats, our Competition Cutting Sword comes with a substantial leather covered wood handle that will accommodate one or both hands. To protect your fingers and fend off opposing blades, a simple yet effective double quillon steel guard is provided.
To help counter balance its wide blade, its supplied with an attractive flared, lozenge shaped steel pommel and comes encased in a thick and sturdy, black leather scabbard with matching steel throat and chape.
Following are key specifications of Cold Steel competition cutting sword to best of our knowledge as per Cold Steel Knives
- Weight: 50.8oz
- Blade Thickness: 3.6mm
- Blade Length: 30-1/2in
- Blade Steel: 1055 Carbon
- Handle Length/Material: 12-1/4in
- Overall Length: 42-3/4in
- Additional Features: Black Leather Scabbard
Summary Cold Steel Competition Cutting Sword
42.75″ (108.59cm) overall. 30.5″ (77.47cm) satin finish 1055HC steel blade. Steel guard and pommel. Black leather covered wood handle. Black leather scabbard. Boxed.