Info Favorites Register Log in
myArmoury.com Discussion Forums

Forum index Memberlist Usergroups Spotlight Topics Search
Forum Index > Off-topic Talk > Cold Steel Stubby Waster! Reply to topic
This is a standard topic  
Author Message
Bill Love





Joined: 09 Apr 2006
Reading list: 43 books

Posts: 91

PostPosted: Mon 03 Jun, 2013 11:17 pm    Post subject: Cold Steel Stubby Waster!         Reply with quote

So I've found a new use for my old Slab O' Poly-confined space practice tool! I saw the neat Swing swords on the MBlades site while surfing Paul Southren's online mag and found my eyes wandering over to my Cold Steel Waster, which has just been collecting dust since I got my Rawlings and Zugadore. I started by chopping the blade off at 24 inches and kept cutting and trying 1/2" at a time until I hit 22", which feels about right in my hands (although you may want to start at 26'' or more if you prefer a more blade heavy sword). The rubber collar/bumper at the tip is the tsuba retainer from one of my Cold Steel bokken. Don't laugh-the finished product feels amazing and is perfect for use in limited spaces. At speed, I find that I don't miss the full size blade at all. It may look funny, but is sure does perform, and best of all, it doesn't feel like a Cold Steel poly waster any more-it feels like a sword!


 Attachment: 202.22 KB
Waster 5.jpg


 Attachment: 228.93 KB
Waster 3.JPG


 Attachment: 172.37 KB
Waster 4.JPG


"History is a set of lies agreed upon."
Napoleon Bonaparte
View user's profile Send private message


Display posts from previous:   
Forum Index > Off-topic Talk > Cold Steel Stubby Waster!
Page 1 of 1 Reply to topic
All times are GMT - 8 Hours

View previous topic :: View next topic
Jump to:  
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum






All contents © Copyright 2003-2018 myArmoury.com — All rights reserved
Discussion forums powered by phpBB © The phpBB Group
Switch to the Basic Low-bandwidth Version of the forum