The Ying Yang Double Handed Sword also know as a two handed sword is made by the Shen Guang Long Sword Factory historically known in China for its hand forged swords. Functionality, weight and balance are paramount considerations in the construction of these long Tai Chi straight swords. These Ying Yang Double Handed Sword are well balanced, and the blades are crafted with improved high carbon content steel made to resist moisture and staining. The 9" long handle allows the wielder to get a firm grip with both hands for ease of practicing the two hand sword forms. The sword blade has moderate flex and is lighter weight then the stiff blade version. The swords balancing point is approximately 1.5" to 3" from guard on blade side depending on blade length chosen. The sword fittings are made of alloy and the handle and scabbard are made of Pear Wood stained rich dark brown giving it a nice traditional refined look. This Ying Yang Double Handed Sword is the perfect sword for Chinese kung fu traditional style two hand sword forms, practice, demonstrations, and competitions. Swords come with a free carrying case and tassel that cannot be returned for an exchange.
Approximate Sword Specifications:
39" Sword Weight 1.80 lbs., Sword and Scabbard 2.70 lbs., Overall Length 51", Balance Point 3"
35" Sword Weight 1.55 lbs, Sword and Scabbard 2.45 lbs., Overall Length 47", Balance Point 1.5"
Edge: Double and Blunt
Blade Type: Hollow Ground
Flexibility: Moderate flex not wushu
Guard Width: 4"