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Cold Steel 1860 Heavy Cavalry Saber 36" Blade Steel Scabbard 88HCS
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Brand: Cold Steel 88HCS
Item: 9-42630
UPC: 705442006138

At the outbreak of the American Civil War, there were two types of sabers issued to the Federal Cavalry: "light" and "heavy". The light version was popular, but the heavy model, dubbed the "Old Wrist Breaker" was the one worth owning, as it was a superior weapon. Its 36" blade offered big reach advantages over most sabers, and its substantial weight gave it the leverage to easily crush bones and sever limbs or even a head with a single blow. The brass guard had three bars to protect the hand and the grip was wire bound leather and capped with a sturdy pommel. In its double ringed, steel scabbard, it could be easily attached to a saddle or to a belt.

After examining and handling a number of original 1860 Heavy Cavalry Sabers, we decided to make our own reproduction with a few improvements. Our blade is made from 1050 High Carbon Steel with a hard spring temper and will pass the British Proof Test.

Specifications and Features:
Blade: 36"
Overall: 41 ½"
Weight: 42.9oz
Thickness: 1/3"
Steel: 1050 High Carbon

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Cold Steel 1860 Heavy Cavalry Saber 36 Blade Steel Scabbard 88HCS
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