Which one would you choose?

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  1. Chris Parker

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    Why? I'm actually asking here… what is the purpose of this thread? Are you just curious as to people's preference? Surely that'll be dictated by the persons experiences and training background… for those who don't have experience are only basing their answers on imagination… besides which, the weapon doesn't maketh the man… or the warrior…

    If it is simple curiosity, that's cool… but I would probably have put this in the "General" section… this area is more about sword arts themselves, so will typically garner answers from that perspective (a popularity poll isn't going to be overtly successful). That said, my focus has always been Japanese sword arts… so… I don't know… what's option 5?
     
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  2. Tez3

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    I'd say it depends on if any of them are worth anything, if it's got monetary value I'll have it, might not know how to use it but I can sell it. :)
     
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    The grip on the Viking sword is too long? Looks like it's just big enough for a hand?
     
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    Depends how big your hand is! I was taking a good look at this one on Wednesday. The Cawood Sword: History of York
     
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    1! I'm training with a wooden version of it.
     
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    I would choose either 1 or 4, I dislike stabbing weapons. I value the ability to slash and cleave. A saber suits me best.
     
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    It should be just enough for three fingers if I recall correctly, with the pinky on the pommel. Later Brazil-nut pommels are designed to fit into your wrist. While they look like they'd get in the way, they are very comfortable.
     
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