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HEMA FEDER SPORTS SWORD
As there is a flat 4mm wide edge, and a back-folded tip, the weapon has zero cutting or impaling potential. No steel re-enactment sword can be described as “safe” though; even a completely flat-edged and rounded-off sword still has plenty of potential to cause serious injury. Accordingly, our re-enactment swords are only to be used by adults in adequate protective armour abiding by commonly accepted simulated combat rules. The HEMA school of fighting (for example) disallows steel armour, whereas the SCA school of fighting disallows steel swords, some re-enactment groups fight with just shields and helmets for protection, others are armoured from head to toe, so any guidelines can vary dramatically depending upon who you ask and where you go, but The Medieval Shoppe recommends hand, head and groin protection as minimal armour for sparring. No helmet is indestructible, no helmet will ever give full protection, but here is a fairly good option: https://medievalshoppe.com.au/12th-century-transitional-helmet-18g/ - as it gives facial protection without limiting vision and airflow. The simplest option to protect the groin is a cricket box but further information about genuine historical loins armour is given here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUMfjHANRVw.