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Falcata Synthetic Trainer V2
Falcata Synthetic Trainer V2


 
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Falcata Synthetic Trainer V2

From Iberian (Spanish), this design works well for similar Greek weapons such as the Machaira or Kopis. It has a very forward balance point for a different feel for a sword. It has been referred to as "an axe with a handle".

What's in a name?
The nomenclature for this weapon is difficult. If it is found in Spain or Italy, it is called a Falcata, which refers to the hooked shape in Latin. If it is found in Greece, it can be interchangeably called either a kopis ("cleaver") or a makhaira (a general term for any curved blade). These are all the same weapon by different names.

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What it is.
Features
  • Historical shape with horse head design.
  • Made of strong, durable plastic material.
  • Paracord wrapped grip.
  • Requires no maintenance. For best results do not store this item in the sun.

Average Rating: 4.5 of 5 Total Reviews: 5 Write a review »

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Good product, not so good processing May 31, 2018
Reviewer: Jacob Sprafka from Rochester, MN United States  
I love the product. It’s fun to fence with and very durable. However, it took almost a month just to process my order even though I ordered the thing when it was in stock. Every other thing I’ve ordered came in just a few weeks, so I don’t understand why this one took so long.

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Help April 24, 2018
Reviewer: Connor Reid from Ankeny, IA United States  
Even though there was a delay/error with processing my order the customer support worked tirelessly to help me get it resolved. They even gave me a discount in the form of free shipping! Excellent quality and a pleasure to work with! 5 out of 5 will use again!

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Serious choppers February 9, 2018
Reviewer: Anonymous Person from Charlottetown, PE Canada  
Despite their necessary forward balance, these falcata trainers are remarkably nimble and responsive. We picked up a pair for a roommate, and they function surprisingly well when dual wielded. There is a certain level of adjustment required to get the most out of them, and don't expect them to work for anything -too- fancy, but they're well worth the price for an under-represented weapon of the ancient world, or for someone who wants to try something a little less standard in a falchion.

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November 16, 2017
Reviewer: Nicholas  


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Brilliant October 30, 2017
Reviewer: Chase Keener from Newark, OH United States  
Feels very weighted toward the top(as it should), is brilliant for training. Blade flakes a little after use but that is to be expected. Only real complaint was on the packaging, as when the falcata arrived it was evident that some of the plastic started to flake off in transport and the package was rather... unprofessional I'm sorry to say. Up until I opened it I had no idea what was inside and honestly thought it was from a friend or colleague. Weapons are still brilliant(and great price) with just that one hiccup.

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