Modding “Amazon Special” Gauntlets

Modding “Amazon Special” Gauntlets

Three Mods to Make Cheap Hourglass Gauntlets Usable Need to score some passible rigid hand protection? Maybe you've been eyeing these ubiquitous mitts and wondering if they'd possibly do the trick for C&T. It could be their dashing good looks or their even more attractive price tag, but a lot...Read more
How to Build a Dog Bowl Buckler

How to Build a Dog Bowl Buckler

A while back I made a pair of training bucklers for the study of I.33, and they've gotten a lot of attention from my fellow WMA enthusiasts. So, I figured I'd make a step-by-step tutorial on how to make what I've affectionately dubbed a "dog bowl buckler." I have to...Read more
How to Build a Hardhat Mask Back

How to Build a Hardhat Mask Back

One of the questions I get asked the most about SCA C&T and WMA fencing is how to create rigid back-of-the-head protection on a budget. It's actually pretty easy to convert a cheap hard hat into perfectly acceptable back-of-head (BoH) protection, and while my method uses a few common workshop...Read more