James Helm is History Channel's 2017 Forged in Fire (Episode 3) Champion for the Katzbalger (Renaissance Arming Sword notable for its sturdy build and a distinctive s-shaped or figure-8 shaped guard).
These are forged from 1/4” 4140 steel, heat treated, wrapped in hemp cord that is toasted and impregnated with West System marine epoxy, and fitted with Boltaron sheaths. Each one is different.
- Model: Screwits
- Overall Length: Approx. 8.25"
- Steel: 4140
- Color: Black/Grey
- Handles: Wrapped in hemp cord that is toasted and impregnated w/ West System marine epoxy.
- Sheath: Boltaron
- Country of Origin: USA