Re: [SCA Newcomers] Armour strapping?
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, bronwynmgn@a... wrote:
> In a message dated 12/10/2004 7:12:01 PM Eastern Standard Time,strapping
> renratgael@y... writes:
> <<Does anyone know of a place I can get the leather strapping with
> buckles, needed for armour? Just got my armour in, some has
> but most does not. Ideally if I could find the normal half inchrivet
> straps with buckles and holes already made and I'd just have to
> to the armour. >>least the
> Most mundane shops which carry leatherwork supplies should have at
> buckles, although if you want period styles you will probably needto go to an
> SCA merchant. I can give you some links if that's what you want.not; my
> As far as the strapping itself, I don't know if they'd carry it or
> husband has a "stripping tool", I think it's called, that makescutting straps
> very easy, then uses a hole punch to put the holes where he needsthem.
>o.k. thanks Brangwayna. I'll have a look for both.
> Brangwayna Morgan
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