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Sharpening Your Tactical Knife Skills

Posted by Sword N Armory on Oct 30th 2019

Sharpening Your Tactical Knife Skills
Having a tactical knife is having a multi-purpose tool that’s both convenient and protective, making it a highly covetable item. We all know the benefits of traveling with knives as they come in handy throughout the day. Those who like to spend a lot of time outdoors benefit the most from having a tactical knife as it allows them to do everything from sharpen wood to prepare food.If you own a tactical knife, we’re here to help you sharpen your skills. After all, it’s a pretty dangerou
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Height Can Be a Factor When You're Purchasing a Sword

Posted by Sword N Armory on Oct 25th 2019

Height Can Be a Factor When You're Purchasing a Sword
If you’re a fellow sword lover, then you appreciate the beauty, precision and craftsmanship of a fine sword, but there is more to selecting a sword than simple aesthetics, especially if you plan to incorporate it for duel or Cosplay. In fact, when selecting a sword, it’s just as important to select one based on your height as it is when it comes to its place of origin.Why Your Height MattersIf you're actually intending to utilize your sword, such as in duel fighting or Cosplay, then selecting a
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What Did The Viking Horn Represent - If There Was Such A Thing?

Posted by Sword N Armory on Oct 20th 2019

What Did The Viking Horn Represent - If There Was Such A Thing?
Horned Vikings are seen in movies, television films and popular culture as great warriors and powerful combatants fighting for fame, glory and honor. Some of the most popular Viking personalities in modern times includes Thor from the Marvel comic books, the Minnesota Vikings football team from the NFL and Erik the Red. While image of the horned Viking is exciting, appealing and hardcore; it is historically inaccurate. The ancient Viking people didn’t wear horned helmets. However, there are reas
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The Roman Sword of Choice: The Gladius

Posted by Sword N Armory on Oct 15th 2019

The Roman Sword of Choice: The Gladius
The gladius was a Roman sword known for its double-edged sides and its superior thrusting tip. Typically the sword was constructed from steel and used as a close range weapon paired with a shield. The sword dates back to the 3rd Century BC where it took the place of a more primitive sword without as much function. There were several different designs of gladius used over the years for Roman soldiers. It's no wonder it was a favorite of Roman soldiers because of its many uses and its sturdy
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How Rust-Resistant is High Carbon Steel When Making A Sword?

Posted by Sword N Armory on Oct 10th 2019

How Rust-Resistant is High Carbon Steel When Making A Sword?
High carbon steel is more rust-resistant than traditional steel when you’re making a sword, but you must understand the stark differences between the two. There are times when a normal steel product will work just fine for you, but there are times when you need high carbon steel. The differences are right here for you to read, and you must think about which product will work best.The RustEverything can rust under the right conditions, but high-carbon steel is going to rust a lot more slowly than
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