Description of the sword type XI by E. Oakeshott: “This type is distinguished by the presence of a thin blade, usually long in proportions with an hilt, with a very narrow fuller, ending 5-15 cm from the tip.”
This type of sword has significant differences from previous types of swords, such as Type X.
Blade length: 80 cm.
Total sword length: 98 cm.
Guard width: 14 cm.
Blade width at guard: 4 cm.
Blade thickness at guard: 5 mm.
Sword weight: 1250-1300 g.
Spring tempered steel. Hardening 50-55 HRC. Polished.
Sword handle wrapped in leather.
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).