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Cutting with the Cold Steel MAA Messer, and First Impression

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The trunk signals the center of gravity and the weapon hand talks to me about the rotation of the weapon by the crossbar. Very famous, but not in Cluny, in Musee de l'armee. Nice how you explain the origin of the names. For the chape I went for a simple brass construction with a brazed on round, slightly pointed tip. The lengths and shapes of the blade can vary greatly. Decorated leather scabbard with decoration in the style of the 16th century for my son's Langes Messer. Experienced fencers care mostly for the right shoulder and the weapon.

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Messer Danzig

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In 2019 another Messer Meeting event was added: was at September 28 and 29, 2019 in Leiden, the Netherlands, courtesy of the Ludolph van Ceulen group. The Langes Messer was a very popular weapon in 15th century Germanic regions, due to its handiness often used as a sidearm and though nowadays often associated with people from lower classes of society, it was in fact carried by members of nobility as well. Quite notable in its construction was the attachment of blade to the hilt via a slab tang sandwiched between two wooden grip plates that were pegged into place. Kriegsmessers were used by professional soldiers, typically Landsknechts. One slip with the angle grinder could have been ruinous. The method of gripping the sword sounds similar to ours, we grip the sword primarily with the last three fingers, the thumb and index finger are floating and lightly touch most of the time.

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Ethnographic Arms & Armour

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The Long Knives and the peasant long-knife is a weapon of war and battle. Please be sure to specify when ordering. . As a complete scabbard it is conjectural and does not have any one original it follows. I had considered adding file-work but decided not to and let the in my eyes quite organic and flowing shapes speak for themselves, with slight accentuation by brass elements. They are also known as Großes Messer Great Knife. By design, this weapon has every characteristic of a very capable cutter: a wide, thin and slightly curved blade with a long single bevel and acute edges.

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German Langes Messer : Darkwood Armory, your source for historical fencing

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In the middle of the grip was still a piece of the original rope available. As long as it is in the focus of attention of the opponent, it is wise to hide your true intention. By this you mimic a medieval farmer holding a plow expressed in Long Sword. The clip point and sharpened false edge make for a very acute point that easily penetrates soft targets and allow for techniques that utilise the short edge, an important aspect of Messer fencing. There is this special moment you feel calm and everything seems to happen in slow motion and it is so easy to win the fight. The only exception is that we are not offering in person pick-up yet. The differences between them are in the fine details, not in general concept.

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NS012

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The martial arts of Renaissance Europe. It is characterized by a hook-shaped knob, a long riveted handle, a cross bar, attached by a nail driven through the blade, a hand guard and a long straight blade. The lengths of hilts can range from one or two-handed grips. The tip is broadly rounded for extra safety; none of our plastic blunts will fit the tip. The rapier and small-sword, 1460-1820. For the Winter Messer Meeting 2019 we moved to a bigger hall about a kilometer from the first venue, so we could all be in one location.

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Messer (weapon)

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Loosing a hand completely like it would be if a heavy cutting weapon hits the hand is nothing you can accept. Sure to become a favorite of your collection, this German blade comes with a black leather scabbard with blued fittings. But as we still are busy with ourselves, our fears and our motions we cannot walk this way Wil fechten haben und froelichs gemuete tragen. Weighing slightly over one pound, this is a very light weapon. Base thickness is 6mm with a strong concave distal taper. I personally use and teach the eyes.

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Messer

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Sometimes they may have end caps instead. Edited April 16, 2017 by Adam Betts Left some words out of a sentence. It is by first glance a somewhat crude and brutal looking weapon. Beginning in the Seax and single-edged Germanic swords of the Iron Age, a weapon with a big cutting blade mounted as a knife was celebrating a popularity as a functional and no-nonsense sidearm of warriors and civilians alike through the ages. Additional sources should be used for comparison in the interpretation among others Cod Pal. However after inspection in hands, my opinion is that the sword has been designed this way, most probably around 1500. Our brothers of Messerfechter Mainz used the presence of experience fencers to try out their new tournament ruleset.

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