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by Dux Rostrius
Tue Sep 10, 2013 7:35 am
Forum: 1603-1715
Topic: Highwayman Rapier
Replies: 3
Views: 3386

Re: Highwayman Rapier

You could try this:

If suitable, you are welcome to use one of these: if so, pm me and I'll send you a copy of the originals (full-size).

Best regards
by Dux Rostrius
Wed Sep 04, 2013 8:49 pm
Forum: 410-1100
Topic: Blacksmith knife
Replies: 2
Views: 3116

Blacksmith knife

First time I have tried this! :wink: This started out as half of an old Footprint pipe-wrench, from the local dump, which I stuck in the forge and then just sort of started hammering! The tang drew out fairly easily, so I decided to extend it as far as I could, then fold it to make an integral handl...
by Dux Rostrius
Tue Sep 03, 2013 7:54 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Caligae factum sunt ad ambulandum!
Replies: 1
Views: 3331

Caligae factum sunt ad ambulandum!

I did a gladiatorial show/demo this summer, as part of a theatrical production, after being caught at a weak moment (OK, in the pub after another show!) Anyway: Some suitable footwear was needed, and a quick exercise of my Google-fu revealed that anything authentic was to say the least, pricey :o So...