Ring Hilt with Shell Plates

Ring Hilt with Shell Plates

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Starting at: $520.00



This is a variation the Ring Hilt but with hammer-formed shells in the front instead of plain plates. It gives fantastic hand protection but is a little heavier in the hand. The rapier weighs about 2.3 lbs with a Darkwood 42" blade.
(It is pictured with a red-stained walnut handle, which we can make if you ask.)
  • Model: RingHiltShell
  • Shipping Weight: 3lbs

This product was added to our catalog on Monday 06 April, 2009.

  • David Kelly - 26 May 2009

    This is my first Darkwood. I have a Hanwei Vasa rapier. The Hanwei is quite elegant, to the point that it handles more like a small sword; the blade...

  • Jim Mearkle - 20 Aug 2009

    I bought an ancestor of this model a dozen or more years ago, when epees still ruled the list. It has since been fitted with a schlager, and...

  • Peter Overstreet - 08 Oct 2009

    The folks of Darkwood have been kind enough to provide good customer service... The proof of this is when I received this model to replace my very...