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  SH2117 Hanwei
Our Price: $159.99

• Historic styling
Perfect balance
Wood Grip

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Matching our Wood Grip Rapier (SH1024), the Wood Grip Main Gauche provides an authentically-styled parrying weapon, with a high-carbon steel blade and a stainless steel hilt (for reduced maintenance). The blade is interchangeable with our “Practical” blade (OH2256) which is designed for safety in rapier/main gauche sparring.

The Main Gauche, or left hand dagger, was often used with the rapier, providing an added dimension in both offense and defense, and the “Schools of Fence” which proliferated in Europe during this period taught the use of the two weapons in combination. The Main Gauche would often match the Rapier in styling, while incorporating features which maximized the effectiveness of the piece. Replacement blades, both live and blunt (for sparring), are available for most of the Rapiers and Main Gauches.

The Wood Grip Main Gauche features a blade of high quality, strength, and temper, and is fully functional. See model SH1024 Wood Grip Rapier for the perfect complement to this version of Main Gauche.


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Overall: 16 5/8"
Blade Length: 11"
Weight: 9oz

Specs will vary slightly from piece to piece.

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Wood Grip Rapier SH1024
Bone Grip Rapier SH1092
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SH2117 Wood Grip Main Gauche by CAS Hanwei

 PRACTICAL MAIN GAUCHE BLADE - The OH2256 blade will enable three of our most popular main gauche models to be converted from live blade to practical sparring blade configuration.
Practical Main Gauche Blade OH2256
Renaissance Wax Polish OXRW1
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