Landsknecht-type Sword, German, circa 1500-1520 Flat, splayed pommel; counter-curved cross-guard and twisted quillons; single small fullered double-edged blade; original leather scabbard with additional pockets for one knife, one stiletto, and two sharp bodkins. Overall length: 71.1 cm (28")
Brake drum blacksmith forge - This is how i started out years ago. a word or warning. repeated thermal cycling will mess up a concrete block and in a pretty short time too. Having a forge dump over when one shatters is no fun.