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Star Army NCO Saber, Type 39

The Type 39 Saber is a traditional cavalry saber made for the Star Army of Yamatai. It is intended for non-commissioned officers (Nitô Heisho, Ittô Heisho, and Jôtô Heisho).

Cost: 125 KS for the mass produced one, 500 KS for a custom made one. It comes with a jet black leather steel scabbard and a silk protective bag.

Standard Product Nomenclature System: Ke-W6


The Star Army Type 39 saber is a hand-polished curved blade made of hardened high grade steel. It has a length of 76 centimeters/30 inches (shorter for the cutlass version), a 22-carat gold-plated brass guard with a sidepiece featuring a Star Army Hinomaru enamel decoration and a jet black leather grip.



The saber is available with a cutlass-style blade (Type 39A).


The sword is worn with Class A Formal duty uniforms such as the Star Army Duty Uniform, Type 35. It's fully combat capable and it is also okay to use it in combat.

OOC Notes

This page was originally created on 2017/07/15 14:25 by Wes.

The Type 39 Saber is based on the USMC NCO's Sword and the Imperial Japanese Army NCO sword (which was, in turn, based on Russian designs).

The art is a modified artwork purchased from Adobe Stock.

Products & Items Database
Product Categoriesweapons: melee
Product NameNCO Saber, Type 39
ManufacturerKetsurui Zaibatsu
Price (KS)125.00 KS
DR v3 maxTier 2

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