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by fangorn
Fri Dec 04, 2009 3:14 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Leather
Replies: 5
Views: 1100

Re: Leather

hi, as you're in rotherham , try healy's at the tanyard,wickersly,

186 Bawtry Road, Wickersley, Rotherham, S66 1AG
Categories: Leather Merchants in Rotherham

big leather warehouse and leather goods stockists, everything from offcut pieces to full skins ,dyes, etc etc :D
by fangorn
Wed Sep 16, 2009 7:06 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: Silly, strange and stupid questions from the public.
Replies: 60
Views: 8834

jorvic viking festival this year, in the traders tent at de cliffords furriers "Mummy, whats that?" says a young lass to her mother, shes pointing at a horse tail. her mother replies "i have'nt a clue" so i said, "its an 'osses bum !" :lol: to which her mother replies &...
by fangorn
Sun Sep 13, 2009 10:58 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: Silly, strange and stupid questions from the public.
Replies: 60
Views: 8834

i doubt it, that would lower you to beyond their level ! :D
by fangorn
Mon Sep 07, 2009 9:00 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: WWII uniform suppliers
Replies: 23
Views: 7958

pegasus, when you can get the stuff is good, if you are of the larger build, then go for whatpriceglory in the states, or for speed, in the uk,but at a price, soldier of fortune in wales, jerry lee at what price glory normally does package deals which work out really well :D owt else just ask, oh, a...
by fangorn
Tue Sep 01, 2009 9:27 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: painted helmets
Replies: 6
Views: 1204

fantastic, thank you very much
by fangorn
Tue Sep 01, 2009 4:57 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: painted helmets
Replies: 6
Views: 1204

not quite, though there is a zuckerman (fire guard helmet) conversion in the pipeline :D

also a note for anyone wishing to convert a ww2 shell, don't try drilling it, it don't work :oops: :lol:
by fangorn
Mon Aug 31, 2009 10:18 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: painted helmets
Replies: 6
Views: 1204

painted helmets

evenin all, i'm hoping some of you can help :D i'm looking for images of painted helmets, wether they be kettles,great helms, sallets etc does'nt matter if they are original helmets or peoples own pieces i'm just after designs,motifs etc :D i've found two images of painted sallets but thats it, its ...
by fangorn
Fri Aug 14, 2009 4:40 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Drop spinning and carding questions
Replies: 39
Views: 8563

ok, i think we get it :D :twisted:

i know its a mistake
by fangorn
Wed Jul 08, 2009 7:50 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Drop spinning and carding questions
Replies: 39
Views: 8563

just to clarify, dates would be around 13th to early 14th centuries.

wool or other hairy fuzzy stuff would be from anywhere around Syria,Jerusalem,Rhodes or France/england .

hope this helps
by fangorn
Wed Jul 08, 2009 7:40 pm
Forum: Food and Drink
Topic: Alternative to water in LH camps
Replies: 64
Views: 12471

ginger beer shandy for me

one part ginger beer (preferably old jamaica) to one part cobra-zero (non alchi lager), when mixed, looks like pale cloudy beery s**t , tastes amazing :shock: :twisted: well it works for me :D
by fangorn
Wed Jul 08, 2009 6:52 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Boot advice for the 1930's
Replies: 8
Views: 3878

the commandos had boots with SV soles which were rubber grip soles, can't remember if they were screwed on or stitched on (actually think there were both,though would'nt swear) i wear dms boots,have done for three years, look the same from the top and if anyones complaining about the bottoms, its on...
by fangorn
Wed Jul 08, 2009 6:43 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Drop spinning and carding questions
Replies: 39
Views: 8563

Shortie wrote:Thank you all very, very much for your help, I will see if the mester will take me to buy nice things on Sunday :lol:


thought my ears were burnin !! :shock: :twisted:

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