Steel urumi

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Steel urumi
Weapon information
Precise dimensions 4 2/12 x 1/12
Material watered steel
Weight 1 7/9
Thaums/sec 4 stable / 5 talisman / 9 max
Hands 1
Commands Slash
Melee type Misc weapon
Judge data
Speed 10 extremely fast 10
Maximum damage 7 reasonable 7
Average damage 3 rather low 3
Str Overall Attack ease Parry ease
12 11 rather good
11
11 rather easy
11
14 incredibly easy
14

Long Description

This dangerous-looking weapon comprises a four feet long, flexible length of razor-sharp steel and simple hilt on either side of a straight crossbar. The flexibility of the blade means that it would be capable of launching whip-like slashing attacks, although it would take a considerable amount of skill to control it such that one does not lose an eye or an ear on the backswing. It appears to be sufficiently flexible to wear as a belt when not in use.

Appraises As

The steel urumi is about four feet long and about an inch wide. It is made of watered steel and could be used as a weapon of type misc.

Note

Unlike the seven-bladed version, the single and double bladed urumis can be worn as a belt.

You slip a steel urumi around your waist as a belt.
You pull the steel urumi from its place around your waist as a belt.
You remove the steel urumi.

Acquisition

A shrivelled tramp atop a monolith northeast of Al Khali.