Buy Cold Steel 88CHB Hunting Fixed Blade Knives, Black
Cold Steel 88CHB Hunting Fixed Blade Knives, Black
- Blade thickness: 12.7 mm
- Handle: 6 1/4"
- Overall length: 19 1/4"
- Steel: 1090 high carbon
- Sheath: hardwood scabbard with silk cord wrap
The "helmet breaker" of old was an incredibly powerful off-hand parrying tool and percussive weapon used by Japanese Warriors. It was used to block, hook and parry an opponent's sword at longer ranges and to manipulate, wrench, and bludgeon at an opponent's armored head in standing / grappling range. Rumored to be capable of prying open Armor like an oversized battlefield can opener, there's no doubt it is more than capable of denting helmets, crushing skulls or breaking bones with sickening ease. It's piercing point glides through armored targets with impressive ease, while the thick spine can be used to parry, deflect and turn even the heaviest of swords. Its stout upturned "hook" can be used as a guard to protect the hand, while also momentarily trapping and binding an opponent's blade. In the hands of a trained fighter, the helmet breaker was a fearsome weapon that struck terror into the hearts of even heavily armored samurai! while testing this devastating weapon, Steven...