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The Achilles Sword

Discussion in 'Knife Maker's Gallery' started by Archer Here, Jan 9, 2017.

  1. Archer Here

    Archer Here KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    973
    Nov 2, 2008
    One of our featured swords this week: Thought we’d share some pictures of it.

    The Achilles Sword

    Shop Details:
    1095 High Carbon Spring Steel. Steel is Heat Hardened & quenched in oil. Heat Tempered @ 500 degrees for 2 hours, and letting it air cool.

    Measurements:
    Total Length = 31 ¼ “
    Blade Length = 22 ¾ “
    Blade Width = 2 ½ ” widest
    Blade Thickness = 3/16 “
    Handle Length = 8 ½ ”
    Handle Width = 2 ½ widest
    Handle: Walnut
    Weight: 2.5 lbs


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  2. Lycosa

    Lycosa

    Aug 24, 2007
    Very, VERY cool! Blade and handle!!
    rolf
     
  3. Archer Here

    Archer Here KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    973
    Nov 2, 2008
    Thanks Rolf!
     
  4. SilentOne

    SilentOne

    12
    Dec 30, 2016
    WOW that's amazing
     
  5. Archer Here

    Archer Here KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    973
    Nov 2, 2008
    Thank you.
     
  6. Indora

    Indora

    21
    Aug 4, 2015
    Excellent work as always man, I'd post some pics of the one you made for me but I don't know how to get my Img links to work
    I think next sword I'd like to get will be a xiphos style sword like this, again you do exceptional work
     
  7. Archer Here

    Archer Here KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    973
    Nov 2, 2008
    Thank you sir. Glad like it. Look forward to doing more business with you.
     

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