Three craftsmen compete in front of a panel of expert judges to make the best historical European-style battle axe, and a combination flintlock axe-pistol.
Three expert craftsmen tackle two iconic weapons, starting with the gunstock war club. After one is eliminated, the remaining craftsmen work on the deadly blunderbuss.
This time the craftsmen compete to quickly build a steel bow. And then, in the master build challenge, they must make a heavy crossbow known as an arbalest.
Three expert craftsmen must build the best flintlock rifle they can to impress the panel of judges. Two then survive to build a 17th Century grenade launcher.
The craftsmen are asked to build weapons from the modern era this time, a deadly trench knife and then, in the master build challenge, a 1913 cavalry sabre.
In the quickdraw challenge, three expert craftsmen must build a 19th Century Bowie knife. Next, the two remaining craftsmen must build an Elgin cutlass pistol.