Medieval replica biggest crossbow (ag5f.01)

Manufacturer: armorer SPANISH
Net Price: €148.42 182.56


The crossbow called in Latin balista in Poland has various names: self-shot, shot or shotgun and was the most popular shooting weapon in 15th century. The crossbows appeared in Poland at the end of the 12th century and became common in the 13th century.


Length: 120 cm
Wide: 70 cm
Weight: 5 kg

Presented model is an reconstruction of 15th century crossbow equipped with bolt. Its maximal range gained 400 metres. The shooting energy was even ten times stronger than shooting with bow. The initial speed was 150 m/s. The highest efficiency was in shooting at 75-90 metres, when quarrel gained maximum speed and could destroy steel plate.
This crossbow was made of wood and Toledan steel.

This model is a replica of a historic, from which you can't give a shot into the long distance.





steel, wood


Manufacturer: Denix Spain