Re: [SCA-JML] hi
I guess I need to reword my site. I *do* take orders and have a queue. I
don't consider most kabuto custom. Standard items that, should life fall on
the customer, I can sell to someone else are not custom. A Nio dou for
someone 6'4" 275# would be a custom.
Kurodachi no Mykaru
Black Hydra Armouries
>From: Solveig Throndardottir <nostrand@...>_________________________________________________________________
>Subject: Re: [SCA-JML] hi
>Date: Tue, 26 Sep 2006 18:37:18 -0400
>Greetings from Solveig!
> > If you are looking for a Kabuto (both the singular and the plural
> > of most japanese words are the same... no need to add an "s") you
> > can do no better than one by Black Hydra Armories
>While the Black Hydra people are inexpensive, I think that you are
>likely to be happier if you can talk Ogami or one of his assistants
>into making a helmet for you. You can also follow the plans which are
>posted. Here is an example of a recent helmet.
>Please note that the Black Hydra people are currently only selling
>stock items, so you would have to buy one of their jingasa. I think
>that you will probably feel better with a fancier helmet.
>Incidentally, the horns in the picture are held on with magnets and
>are removable. The helmet itself is list legal.
>Your Humble Servant
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- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, armando miccoli <asmiv@...> wrote:
>making a kabuto for me. do you know if he is good or not. all of his
> list legal. i am talking to the guy from black hydra armouries about
work I have seen so far is good and everybody speaks well of him. what
is your opinion?
Good is an understatement. His stuff is exquisite. It looks like the
Saionji no Hanae
- Noble Cousin!
Greetings from Solveig!
> i was talking to the guy from black hydra armories and he said heThe helmet in the photo was made by Ogami.
> didnt consider a kabuto a "custom order" and he would do one for
> me. by ogami, do you mean ogamibusho on these boards? is ther any
> particular website for me to look at some of his work. thank you.
Your Humble Servant