Sword and Scabbard – RAAF Officer – Short

$1,659.37$1,763.32 inc. GST

The Royal Australian Air Force sword with scabbard. Made by WKC Germany according to ADF specification

Blade: A forged stainless steel blade. It is hardened to ca. 48-52° HRC Rockwell, then well-tempered and hand-polished. The dimension of the blade is 810 x 22 x 5 mm.

Guard: Cast brass, hand-polished, 24 carat gold-plated. Top nut re-chiselled and gold-plated.

Grip: Handle is covered genuine ray skin in accordance with specification DEF(AUST) 8927 with gold-plated wires.

Scabbard: Real raw-hide leather scabbard, hand-sewn, with 24 carat gold-plated fittings, 2 attachment rings.

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P Blashki & Sons are not only manufacturers and suppliers of high quality regalia but have been for over 160 years. We proudly offer this Sword and Scabbard – RAAF Officer – Short.

Please Contact Us Here or email orders@blashki.com.au or call o3 5482 4788 to discuss your requirements.

Royal Australian Air Force

The present regulation  Sword, as carried by RAAF Commissioned Officers, was adopted in 1925.

The sword has a single-edged straight blade with gold-plated brass hilt, in addition to a white fish-skin grip and a brass pommel in the form of an eagle. Also a stamped gold-plated brass cartouche bears the eagle emblem of the RAAF.

The scabbard is made of rawhide and fitted with gold-plated brass mounts. Officers of Air Rank and above carry a version with more ornate, engraved mounts.

The Royal Australian Air Force sword with scabbard. Made by WKC Germany according to ADF specifications.

Blade: A forged stainless steel blade. It is hardened. Then well-tempered. And  finally hand-polished. The dimension of the blade is 810 x 22 x 5 mm.

Guard: Cast brass, hand-polished, 24 carat gold-plated. Top nut re-chiselled and gold-plated.

Grip: The Handle is covered with genuine ray skin in accordance with specification DEF(AUST) 8927 in addition to being bound with gold-plated wires.

Scabbard: Real raw-hide leather scabbard, hand-sewn, with 24 carat gold-plated fittings, 2 attachment rings.

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