This type of shashka for cavalry and artillery was adopted in 1885 and remained in service until 1927. The checker of 1881 replaced the cavalry and dragoon sabers of all lower ranks. After the revolution, drafts arr. 1881 was actively used during the Civil War by the armies of both sides, as well as during the First Wold War
Spring tempered steel. Hardening 50 HRC. Polished.
Blade length: 80 cm.
The total length of the saber: 94 cm.
Blade width at guard: about 35 mm.
The thickness of the blade at guard: about 6 mm.
Weight of saber: 850-900 g.
Price with scabbard.
100% Battle ready.There are no weaknesses in the design.The difference from edged weapons
– the lack of sharpening the blade.Blade blunted (edge thickness of 2 mm).