Review of the Knightshop Synthetic Longsword

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Review of the Knightshop Synthetic Longsword

Postby Roger N » Tue Feb 08, 2011 11:45 pm

The review will soon be found here. http://www.hroarr.com/articles/reviews-sparring-swords-synthetic-knightshop-syntls.php

Feel free to comment on the review or the sword.
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Re: Review of the Knightshop Synthetic Longsword

Postby Hans M. » Mon Feb 14, 2011 3:51 pm

A suggestion: to demonstrate the flex of each of the swords you review and to give sort of a benchmark you could take a 1,25, 2,5 or 5 kg weight plate, slide it on the handle down to the cross and then measure how far it bends out from the straight line (and provide a picture; one may also want to set that excursion into relation to blade length). (Most) People can reproduce that at home with what swords they have got and more easily judge if they are interested in a particular waster model.
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Re: Review of the Knightshop Synthetic Longsword

Postby Roger N » Mon Feb 14, 2011 4:23 pm

Sounds like a good idea! I will be adding images and/or video clips eventually.
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