In the novel by J.R.R.Tolkien “The Lord of the Rings,” the scimitar is the main type of melee weapon of the orcs.
The typical detail of the appearance of the orc yatagans is the blued blades.
Blade length” about 70 cm.
Total sword length: about 86 cm.
Blade width at guard: 5.5 cm.
Blade thickness at guard: about 6 mm.
Sword weight: 1600-2000 g.
Spring tempered steel. Hardening 50 HRC. Polished.
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).