Re: Japanese armouring tools
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, sigrune@a... wrote:
> >>Does anyone have any information on armouring toolsmake it now-a-days?
> >>(hammers, anvil, dishing forms, etc.)? Pictures would
> >> be great ^_^ Arigatou!
> Are you looking for period Japanese tools or the things we use to
>Period stuff. The reason I'm asking is I saw a picture of what someone
> -Takeda Sanjuichiro
claimed to be a dishing hammer of Japanese design, which was basically
a ball bearing welded to a metal shaft set at an angle to the haft.