The Chinese hook swords like the ones used in the famous fight scene in Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon are the most popular popular of rare kung fu weapons. This edition unlike our stainless set comes with black coated blades to protect them from finger prints. The hook sword traces back in history to 1771 BC with only two known forms of training. One is a hard hitting approach most likely used in combat, where the other approach is visually exciting and relates to what you would see today in a martial arts movie. The hook swords are usually used in pairs so the practitioner may apply a wide array of defensive and offensive maneuvers. Aprox 33" long..
4/5 average from 8 reviews
Rated by people who own this product
"while they seem a little flimsy they still look awesome on the wall" -Thomas (4/5)
"Very happy with my purchase. Thank you" -Kevin (5/5)
"Good overall quality, small rounded nub on point end of hook where should have been sharp point, had to fix with tin snips" -Allan (4/5)
Reliks Response - The tips are manufactured to be slightly rounded
These swords are intended for display or costume wear only. If you are looking for martial arts grade katana please visit our Functional Japanese Swords section or Functional Chinese Swords for the Chinese martial arts.
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