Our swolrds are primarily made from 5160 High Carbon Spring Steel. We do our own heat treating and tempering. Swords are tempered to 52 degrees on the C scale. They are forged to shape and then ground to final size and shape. We use natural hardwoods from all over the world.
This blade is my first Baskethilt Claymore. The blade is 32 inches long with an overall length of 39 inches. The blade is 2 inches wide at the hilt and tapers to 1 inch wide 1 inch from the point. It has a 1/2 inch fuller that is 23 inches long from the hilt out. The balance point is 4 1/2 inches out from the hilf and the weight is 3 1/2 pounds. The guard is made of 1018 low carbon steel and the handle is Wenge.