Kung Fu Broadsword with Pear Blossom Scabbard is constructed with a hand-forged spring steel blade that provides moderate flex. The blades balancing point is 7" from the guard on blade side. Fittings are made of stamped brass. The broadswords scabbard and furniture are made of beautiful Pear Blossom wood. Approximate Weight: 1.70 lbs. This is a great broadsword for everyday Kung Fu practice, competitions, or performances.