Our Combat Steel Monk Spade is made of High Carbon Steel
* This sturdy combat steel monk spade is used in traditional external kung fu training, demonstration, and competition.
A Monk Spade is a famous weapon of Shaolin Temple.
* Though it did serve to protect the wielder on journeys, its secondary use was to fulfill the monk’s religious responsibility to the dead by burying them. Due to its fan-like shape, the Monk Spade performed ably as a shovel for digging, hence its name.
* This variant is constructed with hollow, high-carbon steel spade and crescent heads affixed to thick walled hollow steel shaft
Weighs 12.25 lbs
* Overall length of 79 in.
* The blade measures 10.25 in. long by 11.5 in. wide and is blunt.