Gen 2. 17-5/8" overall length, 11-3/4" cutting edge. Designed by Bowie expert, Col. Dwight McLemore. This Bowie has heavy Mexican & Spanish influences- click picture link to see commentary. Medium Brown leather on all inventory (pics are when we used a darker version). Gen 2 model has an increased bump on the rear of grip to prevent pullout on heavy swings.
Similar to: R.S. Aragon Bowie
Commentary from Col. Dwight McLemore:
The Aragon family of Oaxaca, Mexico fashioned swords, machetes, and large knives for approximately 234 years. Their work spanned the late 18th, 19th, and early 20 centuries.
The designs of this family run business have come to represent what has been termed the "Mexican Bowie". The wide blades, ornate deer horn handles, and the mystical upswept clipped points give these weapons the feel of Spain.
The TAK Classic Bowie Trainer replicates one of these traditional designs of the late 19th century created by R.S. Aragon.
Legendary GM Bram Frank designed a complete set of Bowies in different lengths. We have the 2 most popular lengths available as trainers. Made from 3/8" polycarbonate with a rubber cord grip to soak up impact when training on a...
16-3/4" overall length, 11" cutting edge. Chamfered coffin handle with extra thick palm swell to absorb shock. Wrapped with Rubber Cord or brown leather (pictures show custom stained & buffed models also). Classic Bowie design. Similar to: Bagwell Bowie
16" overall length, 10-1/2" cutting edge, 6.5 oz weight. Live blade designed by Bowie expert, Dwight McLemore and manufactured by Tim Ridge of Swamp Fox Knives. The TAK trainer replicates key features such as guard, palm swell, and exact handle...