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by Stone
Wed Jan 13, 2016 10:25 am
Forum: Misc. HEMA Topics
Topic: Who gets a place at the table?
Replies: 3
Views: 2574

Re: Who gets a place at the table?

Mr Marsden, With that and your previous statement in mind I have chosen to become a lifetime HEMA member. May the mentality of meritocracy and mutual respect become some of the defining characteristics of the HEMA Alliance. If someone would be so kind as to teach me the secret handshake and tell me ...
by Stone
Wed Jan 13, 2016 8:31 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Opinions on best type of gauntlets
Replies: 3
Views: 1082

Re: Opinions on best type of gauntlets

In my opinion the best HEMA gloves don't exist yet. I've fenced in my Spes heavy gloves for a year. They have little in the way of manual dexterity. Between them and my mask a right hand Ochs isn't happening. I've had one thumb smashed and was skewered in the left hand during in class sparring in bo...
by Stone
Wed Dec 09, 2015 8:48 am
Forum: Classified Ads
Topic: Longsword for trainer trade...
Replies: 0
Views: 562

Longsword for trainer trade...

I've got a Tinker sharp with fittings from http://www.yeshuas-sword.com/ . The handle is paduak with a lacewood stripe on each side done in a friends cabinet shop. I'd like to trade it for a one handed steel training sword, preferably an arming or side sword but open to others. I took a feder throug...
by Stone
Tue Mar 24, 2015 11:11 am
Forum: Classified Ads
Topic: SOLD For sale Gently used Zombie Tools D'Capitan
Replies: 0
Views: 640

SOLD For sale Gently used Zombie Tools D'Capitan

IMAG0092.jpg http://www.zombietools.net/shop/dcapitan/ Listed on Flea-bay for $350 plus shipping. I'll do $325 shipped for a fellow HEMA member to throw at my Albion Ringeck fund. Also interested in a good arming sword trainer and buckler or other trainers /swords. (no synthetics please) Minor scra...
by Stone
Tue Dec 30, 2014 11:59 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Repaired a broken Ensifer feder.
Replies: 0
Views: 324

Repaired a broken Ensifer feder.

Just throwing this out there if it is of any value to anyone. We recently broke a well used Ensifer in my HEMA group. The tang broke right at the heat affected zone of the hot peen. I was able to drive the peen out of the pommel and drill it out to the correct outer diameter to accept a tubular rece...

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