No matter what kind of historical weapon you are looking for, you will find Windlass products relevant to your interests. Windlass excels in making functional weapons that double as works of art. Buying a Sword carries not only battle ready swords but various other medieval polearms, war hammers, functional maces, and an assortment of LARP weapons. A number of their high carbon steel and foam latex weapons are inspired by popular fantasy series like Lord of the Rings, the Wheel of Time, Assassins Creed, Game of Thrones, and Conan the Barbarian. In addition to these licensed weapons, Windlass crafts a variety of other fantasy swords and weapons with striking looks. Their historical designs come in a range of options, as well, such as Greek swords, Scottish claymores, military sabers, medieval spears, Middle Eastern daggers, and medieval axes. In addition to functional blades, Windlass also produces excellent replica weapons and decorative swords and daggers with detailed engravings and sculpted handles that make fine display pieces and collectors items. Browse among the Windlass weapons here at Buying a Sword to see the wealth of options available to you.
Time and time again, the kindjal has proven itself to be an effective design, and for that reason, it has been reproduced again, this time as this Cobra Steel Kindjal, an effective all-purpose knife for anyone who needs it.
The xiphos was not the only sword of the ancient Greeks. They also favored the kopis, a remarkable blade that had the speed of a sword and the weight of an axe. That design has been recreated for you today in this Cobra Steel Kopis.
The quality of a Japanese blade is rarely called into question, as they are considered to be some of the finest blades in the world. The Cobra Steel Wakizashi takes that quality and cutting ability and turns it into a survival knife.
This is an authentic, hand made replica that is hand forged and fully tempered of 1095 high carbon steel. Original handle and sheath materials ensure that this Confederate sabre performs exactly as the originals did.
Authentic, hand made replica has flexible, ornate blade and leather grip wrapped with brass wire. Of all the Confederate swords and sabers, this was the one used most. The scabbard has brass furniture, ring mounts, and drag.
If you wish to portray a Confederate officer in a reenactment, then make sure to look at the Confederate Staff and Field Officer Sword. The sword is great for historical reenactments, displays, and more.
The Confederate Sword Hanger is made to clip onto an existing belt. Brass belt clip is 3 inches long. The Leather straps thread through the metal rings on your scabbard and then are secured with brass buttons to suspend the scabbard.
As part of the Windlass Battlecry collection, the Crecy War Dagger possesses a no-nonsense double edge blade that is slight, light, and quick, well suited for facing both armored and unarmored foes during your next historical adventure.
With its graceful, artistic lines, the rapier has always been a romantic symbol of the Renaissance. The reality is that the rapier is a deadly hand-to-hand combat weapon, perfectly suited for the swift duelists of the day.
The Nordic warrior held his weapon in great reverence and often lavished them with elaborate decorations. Our example displays a Viking dragon knot work motif. This is the perfect size for one handed combat in with a shield.
With the increasing sturdiness of plate armor, the sword became less and less effective against a fully armored knight. Hammers, axes, and maces soon became the weapon of choice for hand-to-hand combat of the mounted knight.