Kung Fu Broad Sword Niuweidao W/ Scabbard BKOverall Length: 33.75 " Blade: Slightly sharpened Blade Length: 27 " Blade Material: 440 Stainless Steel Handle Length: 6 "
This is the Niuweidao or Ox Tail sword. The sword first made its appearance during the 19th century Qing Dynasty. The sword was primarily carried by civilians, and not by the military. In fact there is no record of this sword ever being used by the military. The Ox Tail has gained large popularity due its use in Kung Fu movies and is now refereed to as the Kung Fu Broad Sword.
Attributes of the Weapon:
Blade: The blade of the sword is 440 Stainless Steel. The blade is not spring steel, but still is pretty flexible. The blade comes slightly sharpened with a false upper edge.