The Jian is a Chinese short sword, a "dao", that was designed to be
as close in dimension to the real weapon as possible. Its weight,
size, and Imperial style make it perfect for practitioners of Tai Chi, as well
as for martial artists, and of course for LARPers! The gorgeous and
elaborate hilt make it perfect for any fantasy-based Chinese
Here are some more pictures of this amazing sword:
Quantity currently in stock: 1
-length: 32" or 80 cm
-blade length: 22.5 oz or 57.2 cm g
-handle style: firm
-handle size: 4" or 10.2 cm long
-handle composition: Calimacil foam covered in flexible plastic for strength
-hilt size: 4.5" or 11.4 cm wide x 3.5" or 8.9 cm tall x 1.5" or 3.8 cm thick
-hilt composition: Calimacil foam covered in flexible plastic for strength
-foam weight: Calimacil proprietary composition, lightweight, sturdy, distributes force
-foam thickness depth to core on striking surface: +5/8"
-foam thickness depth to core on all non-striking surfaces: +3/8"
-foam thickness from core to end/tip: +1 ½"
-standard core composition: fiberglass rod
-core composition: fiberglass rod
-weapon tips: semi-beveled
-striking surface: semi beveled
-core capped with a fiber matrix to prevent tearing or splitting of the foam
-weight: 13.6 oz or 386 g