This trainer has been carefully fashioned to look as realistic as possible so it can be effectively used in solo practice, training drills, and demonstrations and any other activity where you want a reasonably close approximation of realism but not the extreme danger and risk associated with an actual polearm.
Product Name: English Bill Trainer
Period: 15th – 16th c.
Source: the English War Bill has been in use since at least the 15th century, reaching its heyday during the Hundred Years’ War. Inspired by original pieces, this is the type of weapon that could have been used according to the teachings of George Silver in his “Paradoxes of Defence (1599). The backward angles spike allows for the easy trapping of an opponents weapon, and the sharpened edges inside the “V” of the weapon is to run up the shaft and lacerate the hands.
Blade Cross Section: Axehookspearmonster!!
Overall Length: 48 cm
Blade Width: 26 cm
Required Pole crossection: 30x30mm round