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Edge

What is the max weight piece of chainmail armor you would ever consider making/wearing?
Aug 28 2015 08:04 AM
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    AdVandyB
    I have a full steel scale vest with half sleeves that weighs 47 lbs that I love. With the Tassets, swords, belts and cloak its just under 68 lbs in all that I wear every chance I get.
    It's heavy but I can usually make 6 hours work comfortably.
    Aug 30 2015 12:40 PM
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    AdVandyB
    I just found and read your previous post regarding the build you're doing with mixed plate so I'll go into more detail.

    My set is /heavy/ yes, however, as may people also said it is supported in multiple places so the weight is evenly carried. My shoulders probably support half of the vest weight (since there is about 12 LBS in the arms) and the 7 lb cloak while a custom sword harness I made that takes the other half of the weight in multiple directions. My hips take the...
    Aug 30 2015 01:31 PM
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Mat

Fidgeting waiting to start my suit-o-armor
May 26 2015 08:35 AM
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Bernice Daniels

I'm launching our new site in the AM! Here comes mobile!
May 22 2015 08:39 PM
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Armour_Her

Do I line the scale vest or just wear thicker shirts? Decisions, decisions.
Apr 28 2015 02:36 PM
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    Gil-Galad
    Line it! it will feel more complete and solid.
    May 04 2015 09:03 PM
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Gil-Galad

After over a year off, I think I have thought of a new project. Let's just say a certain someone inspired me :)
Apr 21 2015 12:18 PM
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kosmo

publicly live streaming
Apr 14 2015 06:48 PM
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calyx

Finally moved interstate, 2wks til baby due! Itching to maille but several weeks til all my boxes of rings & wire arrive *fingers crossed not jumbled*!
Mar 06 2015 05:29 AM
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Bernice Daniels

We're hiring! We have 1 manufacturing position open in Toronto. For details on the position and how to apply see this link http://bit.ly/1ENedmK Best of luck!
Feb 24 2015 12:01 PM
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Bernice Daniels

Monday Feb 16th is a holiday at TRL. We will be enjoying the long weekend with family.
Feb 13 2015 01:21 PM
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calyx

The high USD is really going to make a dent in my purchases.
Feb 12 2015 04:31 AM
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Roxin

uploaded a bunch of pic's i hope they imspire everyone
Jan 29 2015 10:12 PM
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calyx

So my website is not near live yet.. but a customer apparently just told her interested gift recipients it would be "in a week"... eeep! worth it to just kludge it together fast??
Jan 08 2015 09:29 PM
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    calyx
    So... decided to move 3500km away in late Feb 3wks before baby due... naaaah not worth it.
    Jan 22 2015 06:40 AM
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PlutoniumX

Loving the fast USPS shipping! Cheaper and Faster! Not loving, accidentally dumping a bag of light champagne 18532 rings in with a container of bright silver ones.
Dec 04 2014 08:38 PM
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    calyx
    As an Australian, USPS available is FANTASTIC! :-)

    Good luck with your rings - I've got a toddler ring "accident" to sort out myself...
    Dec 12 2014 10:43 PM