I hope you enjoy the weapon! Not sure it will help you get into G-Rank but sword & shield has always been my weapon of choice in Monster Hunter. The sword is 12" long including the handle with an 8" blade and the shield has a a ~6" diameter.
18 year old graduating High School Senior, pieces were designed after school and printed with the school's uPrint Plus. The parts were sprayed with primer, hand painted and then sprayed with a protective clear coat.
Note: If scaled differently the tolerences for the connectors will change leading to a worse fit, either loose if scaled up or very tight, or not fitting at all, if scaled down