Scorpion Swords Tactical Wakizashi

Scorpion Swords Tactical Wakizashi

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Monotempered Ultra Durable Tactical One Handed Wakizashi. Individually Hand Made by Chris Palmer in the USA. Please allow 6-8 weeks for production and delivery.

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An SBG Exclusive hand made from start to finish in the USA by Chris Palmer from Scorpion Swords in Springfield, Missouri - the sword was designed for usage under extreme conditions by Paul Southren, owner and chief editor of Sword Buyers Guide. Based on the traditional Japanese single handed Wakizashi, it is perfect for close in fighting with enough mass to deliver a shearing cut and an acute tip for deep penetration in the thrust. Combined with the Tactical Ko Katana, it can also be dual wielded for maximum effect and intimidation factor.

The blade itself is made from 1095 carbon steel, which when combined with Chris's superior heat treatment process results in an EXTREMELY DURABLE and almost indestructible sword. The blade is heated to approximately 1500 degrees, until it becomes non magnetic and then quenched in brine (salt water). The 2nd step is Heat Tempering, which consists of heating the steel to 500 degrees for 2 hours, and letting it air cool. This makes for a Rockwell Hardness of approximately 57.

Truly FULL tang, the Black Linen Mircarta handle is affixed in place with hidden and visible pins and gorilla glue resulting in the strongest handle construction possible. Combined with the tough blade and you have a sword with no weak points that maximizes its durability.

Unlike most other swords at this price point, Scorpion Swords are individually hand made by Chris Palmer at his workshop in Missouri. All orders are handmade in our shop as orders are received. They are NOT Factory Made! High order volume makes it difficult to keep any of their weapons in stock, so please allow 6-8 weeks for completion and delivery.

How to Use

Designed for frequent abusive cutting. In case of Zombie outbreak, break glass. Can be combined with the Tactical Ko Katana for dual wielding.
Blade Length: 16" Blade Width: 1 5/8" Handle Length: 5.75" Handle Width: 1 3/8" Point of Balance: 3" Weight: 1.7lbs

Materials and Construction

Hand made in the USA from Blued 1095 Spring Steel. Superior Heat treat process. Thermo composite Black Linen Micarta weather resistant full tang handle. Leather Sheathe (optional upgrade).
$20 shipping anywhere in the Continental USA from the Scorpion Swords Workshop in Springfield, Missouri. $60 to selected international destinations by USPS. Made to Order, please allow at least 6-8 weeks for completion and delivery.

Warranty Info

Each sword is guaranteed to be as described and 100% genuine product. Each sword is also covered by in full by the Manufacturers Warranty PLUS our extended LIFETIME Warranty against blade breakage. Click here for detailed warranty information

Return Policy

Satisfaction Guaranteed. We proudly stand behind every product we sell. If you are not pleased with your purchase you can return it to us within 30 days of purchase in original, unused condition for a full refund minus shipping and 10% restock fee. Click here for more info on our guarantees

Featured positive reviews:

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Beautiful 01/06/2020
By Steve Gallop
Just rec'd delivery of my sword. I was floored by its obvious durability, quality of materials and workmanship, and balance. Perfect for feral hogs in Florida, or whatever. Would highly recommend this to anyone who is more concerned with function than pure aesthetics, although it is beautiful in its intended, austere form. Please feel free to use my name as an endorsement for this product. Thank you very much.

Steve Gallop