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Old 02-02-2004, 06:53 PM   #11
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ARMS AND ARMOR

General

From Pio

Here is an excellent resource, thanks to Bill Ferny, for arms and armor of the early medieval period:

Spears

scramaseaxe

axe

missile weapons

swords

mail armor

helmets

shields

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Archery

From Manelwen

Lots of stuff about archery.

Archery Terms- These have a lot of terms for Compound bows but there are a few little terms and things that you might want to look at. What a fletcher is, a flu-flu, nocking an arrow or what not.

PARTS OF AN ARROW

Besides a back Quiver, you also have these different ones too...

QUIVERS

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Axes

From Pio

For all you Dwarf fans:

Parts of an axe can be found HERE.

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from Ransom

This site will tell you all you need to know about two handed swords.

How much does a sword weigh?

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From Bęthberry

Want to get into sword play in a big way? Keep your pommel separate from your tang?

PARTS OF A SWORD

And here's a site with information on how Viking, Medieval and Roman swords are made today. Information on armour, too.


Weaponry

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