Warhammers, maces & axes - why no hand guards?
October 10 2017
Over the years making videos about swords, warhammers, axes and suchlike, many people have asked me why percussive weapons usually did not have hand guards, while swords did. This is a massive topic and not easily answered, but in this video I attempt to give some answers. /redirect?v=gzUVMEyd7Yg&event=video_description&q=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fhistoricalfencing%2F&redir_token=lpX_93uw_lUk81bhNbldicsQhJN8MTUwODc3NjY3MUAxNTA4NjkwMjcx