Medieval Fightclub have a range of metal and leather care products, from Traitement Royal, which would be of use to all kinds of re-enactors. I tried out the Le:Balm Forever Leather Wax and Wax:On polishing compound. The products were supplied by Medieval Fightclub, but they have not otherwise compensated us for this review.
For any quality tool, some maintenance is required. Here’s how to care for a high carbon steel knife
This is a beautiful hand carved handle on a high carbon steel knife. It’s based on similar finds across Scandinavia and Europe between 1200-1400.