KZ 1030 – Paratschwert

From:  290 (Ex. VAT:  228)

This piece is a replica of an original – 16th century – “paratschwert” which can be found at Schweizerische Landesmuseum, Zürich. Measurements of the finding was taken by Daniel Jaquet.

  • Weight: ~1400 g
  • Full length: 130,5 cm
  • Tip: rounded
  • Blade length: 95,5 cm – from crossguard to tip
  • Blade strength: medium – 11,5-13 kg
  • Blade base thickness: 5 mm
  • Blade material: 51CrV4 spring steel
  • Blade hardness: 49-51 HRC
  • Crossguard: custom – 27,5 cm
  • Grip length: 33,5 cm – including pommel
  • Grip type: oval – variable cover
  • Pommel: custom – polished
  • Point of balance: 4,5 cm – from crossguard
  • Width of the blade after the schilt: 17 mm
  • Width of the blade at the tip: 25 mm

Production time: 6-12 weeks
Warranty: 1 year – for “medium” strength blade: 6 months