We offer several different arming and long sword guards, all made by hand here in the U.S.A. We cut all of our guard parts from either hardened 4130 carbon steel (weldable) or hardened 5160 chrome vanadium high carbon steel. This means our arming and long sword guards are as tough as the blades that they bear. All of our guards are based very heavily on extant pieces in terms of details, dimensions and weight.

All of our arming and long sword guards are made specifically to fit our heavier, non-ricasso type blades like our Basic Back Sword Blade, Standard Long Sword Blade, Type XV Blade, Type XVa Blade, Feder, Messer, Spatha and Type XI Blade.

10″ Cruciform Guard (Guard Only)

Our 10″ Cruciform Guard is made from 1/4″ hardened 5160 carbon steel; it’s the same steel that we use for our blades! This guard is a simple, slightly contoured bar with a total tip-to-tip length of 10″. We have added rounded finials … Continued

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10″ Two Ring Guard (Guard Only)

Our 10″ Two Ring Guard is made from 1/4″ hardened 5160 carbon steel; it’s the same steel that we use for our blades! This guard is the same as our 10″ Cruciform guard but it has the added protection of an oblong ring … Continued

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6″ Cruciform Guard (Guard Only)

Our 6″ Cruciform Guard is made from 1/4″ hardened 5160 carbon steel; it’s the same steel that we use for our blades! This guard is a simple, slightly contoured bar with a total tip-to-tip length of 6″. While we don’t offer much customization to … Continued

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8″ Cruciform Guard (Guard Only)

Our 8″ Cruciform Guard is made from 1/4″ hardened 5160 carbon steel; it’s the same steel that we use for our blades! This guard is a simple, slightly contoured bar with a total tip-to-tip length of 8″. While we don’t offer much customization to … Continued

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Claymore Guard (Guard Only)

Our Claymore Guard is made from welded 1/4″ hardened 4130 carbon steel. This guard features the iconic trefoil quillion ends and a total tip-to-tip length of 11″. While we don’t offer much customization to this guard, we do offer the 3 finishes: “Bright”, a bright … Continued

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Messer Guard (Guard Only)

Our Messer Guard is made from 1/4″ hardened 4130 carbon steel. This guard features straight quillions with a total tip-to-tip length of 8″ and a “nagel”, a fluted flat plate that stands 3″ tall to protect the hand. While we don’t offer … Continued

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