Re: [sig] 'Dak's armor WAS Re: Re: Re: Re: Early scale armor in Eastern
- Yep. two pennsics back Eustad and I are in a shot on
the Pennsic pictures section of the site. I'll see if
I can find a shot.
--- Sfandra <seonaid13@...> wrote:
> "Got to agree with Alexi on the stiffness factor.__________________________________
> had the scale running across the bodyand laced down.
> However, 16th C baktherets scale runs the length of
> the body and has 3 holes at each end so the plates
> be overlapped, only with chainmail links, which
> it the suppleness of chainmail. Heavy though. Period
> examples wieghed 15 to 17 Kilos whereas mine is 7
> kilos but fits very close to the body over my
> streethockey padding under my caftan.
> Is there a picture of you in this armor on the web
> somewhere? When you say 'only with chainmail
> what do you mean? Can you describe for me how the
> armor is constructed?
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