Saberforge Heretic Lightsaber Released | New Saber Alert

The Saberforge Heretic lightsaber has been released. The custom saber is inspired by the design of the Starkiller lightsaber. The Saberforge Heretic lightsaber is a smaller and slightly simplified version of the Saberforge Reliant lightsaber. The custom saber is available as an empty hilt (for display or DIY), stunt saber (in-hilt LED, no sound), or sound saber. The Saberforge Heretic lightsaber was released in March 2017.

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Saberforge Heretic Lightsaber circa 2021 (Standard Finish, black synthetic wrap) | IMAGE CREDIT Saberforge

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The Saberforge Heretic lightsaber is comprised of a CNC machined aluminum hilt. The hilt measures 10.8 inches long and has an outside diameter (OD) of 1.35 inches and an inside diameter (ID) of 1 inch. The hilt is equipped with a standard blade socket (i.e. NOT thin neck) and accepts a 1 inch diameter blade. Heretic is a smaller and slightly simplified version of the Saberforge Reliant lightsaber.

The Saberforge Heretic lightsaber hilt comes in three main finishes: Standard (brushed silver with black accents, Weathered (tarnished silver appearance), and Black (all black). Saberforge offers various powder coating colors as well as an upgrade.

Saberforge Heretic Lightsaber in Black Finish/No Wrap (left circa 2021) and Weathered Finish/Synthetic Wrap (right circa 2017) | IMAGE CREDIT Saberforge

Heretic features an s-curve emitter and a tapered section above the switches. The hilt includes an optional synthetic wrap (various colors/textures available) for the lower part of the hilt. A Covertech knob attaches near the bottom of the hilt. A multi-faceted, mace-like pommel caps off the end of the hilt. The pommel is removable and features sound vents.

Saberforge is one of the largest custom saber companies in the world. Based in the United States, the company offers one of the widest selections of custom lightsaber designs.

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