A look at how swords are made and assembled in Acton, London.
Various shots of Charles Webb etching a sword, he wipes it off and examines it. M/S's as James Clayton hand-chases the guards and hilts. C/U of Queen Elizabeth II's cypher on a hilt. Various shots as he works. M/S as Harry McNab heats and hammers the hilts into shape. Various shots as he selects the parts and assembles an R.A.F. (Royal Air Force) sword. M/S as he puts it in scabbard. C/U swords and hilts.