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  USMC Mokuju Bayonet Trainer 45.5" (116cm)



 
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Bayonet Trainer used by the Marine Corps Martial Arts Program (MCMAP) USMC or MACE brand is optional on the stock.

Our Mokuju is made in a traditional design, and will stand up to whatever level you train at. This is the 45.5" version.
Features
  • Made from the highest quality select American Impact Grade Hickory wood.
  • Hand sanded and hand rubbed with oil to protect the wood.
  • A custom made blunt is fitted to the end for additional safety.
  • USMC/MACE Approved!

History of the Mokuju

"The bayonet was in general military use in Europe in the 1660s and remains part of the rifle weapons system in most modern armies. The systemization of combat with the bayonet reached a height in the period 1850 through 1914 in Europe and North America. The European bayonet was incorporated in the modernizing armies of Japan and China in the late 1800s and early 1900s, making this weapon a unique example in the development of Asian martial arts. Bayonet fencing as a form of competition was closely associated with classical fencing, and remained, at least in theory, a competitive sport into the 1930s in Europe. The techniques and training for bayonet combat in World War II and subsequently were generally simplified, eliminating most of the complex techniques that could not be quickly taught to soldiers. After World War II bayonet fencing emerged again in a sporting context in Japan as Jūkendō."

Source: americanjukenjutsu.org

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Exceeded expectations February 1, 2016
Reviewer: Anonymous Person from Texas  
Shipment came in sooner than anticipated. Very impressed with product.

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