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Meyer’s Longsword – Glützhauw, The Clashing Cut Revisited

Glützhauw – Joachim Meyer The Clashing Cut is done thus: if someone cuts at you from above, then strike with the back of your hand against his stroke to the upper left opening; let your blade slip off on his … Continue reading

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Meyer’s Longsword – Glützhauw, The Clashing Cut

Essentially the Glützhauw or Clashing Cut is a Zwerch. But instead of striking with the edge on edge, you hit his blade more with your flat. You then ride his edge down his blade until your short-edge makes contact with … Continue reading

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