Would a scythe make a good weapon?

Would a scythe make a good weapon?

A scythe is not really a good weapon, all things considered, unless your intended victim is wheat, and even then it wasn’t very good for a long time. The main purpose of a scythe is to make a sweeping, low cut close to the ground, primarily to harvest wheat.

How much is a scythe Worth?

Scythes. A handy tool for harvesting small-scale crops or mowing grass, antique scythes often have lots of use left in them. Expect to Pay: Antique scythes are pretty easy to find, and thanks to their widespread availability, you can often get your hands on quality-condition tools for less than $10.

Are scythes used as weapons?

Farming tools such as the scythe and pitchfork have frequently been used as a weapon by those who could not afford or did not have access to more expensive weapons such as pikes, swords, or later, guns. War scythes were a popular weapon of choice and opportunity of many peasant uprisings throughout history.

What’s the difference between a sickle and a scythe?

Sickle = Used with one hand; short handle and blade; sharp on the inside curve of the blade. Used for cutting grains or hay. Scythe = Two-handled tool used standing up instead of stooped over; longer blade and longer handle. Used for cutting same kinds of crops as sickle.

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