Category Archives: Rapier and Shield

Practice Notes: Rapier and Rotella

This was an Adrian Empire practice, so hands, wrists, knees, and lower-legs are off limits. Thrusts are to the lightest touch and all cuts are allowed as long as they are with the edge. We were using complex hilts, but … Continue reading

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How to build a dueling shield for Capoferro

Step 1: Buy a steel sled from here: http://www.sledwarehouse.com/steelrunnersleds.htm   Step 2: Make a Captain America shield using these instructions from bev15003: http://imgur.com/a/0ngid Step 3: Repaint it to not look like a Captain America shield

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