When buying a helmet, many people expect it to be as thick as the steel plate it is made of. But it will not be. We have done a test and made a short video to demonstrate a process of making a helmet, which was then cut to pieces. The separate pieces were then measured and we are happy to share the results of our study with you.
News with tag “Armor”
We were not sitting around idly during the year 2018: let's take a look at our accomplishments.
A brief excursion into the history of the armor development, and an evaluation of the cost of a full plate armor in the transfer to modern day incomes.
Meet her Majesty - the full Gothic harness!
Hammered and chemically blackened mild steel armour with “Visby” brigandine and two matching helmets fits late XIV century perfectly, is absolutely functional and provides you with a jaw-dropping appearance. Let's have a closer look at what we've got in “The Wayward Knight” series.
We shed light on our unique design of the most basic and vital protection of the medieval warriors: the gambeson. What did knights wear under their armor? Find out!
Historically inspired arm armour we've never done before!
ArmStreet provides several types of SCA legal protection with a period look to satisfy reenactors and SCA fighters. This is a review of different helmets by ArmStreet with all possible types of SCA protection - from hidden face masks to laser-cut and combined visors.
Dozens of completely new items and remakes have enriched our Viking collection during the winter. New technologies, new designs, new wolves patterns with the same old warring spirit!
Almost a hundred of completely new or redesigned items we've carried out in 2017
We set out to create a well designed, carefully made kit of armor intended to take ambitious squires all the way through to knighthood. Using all of the same premium materials and construction methods as the Paladin Collection, this re-imagined set of armor offers all of the same great design as the Paladin without the ostentatious etching and heavy price tag.
This landmark set of armor and accessories makes use of all of our best technologies and premium materials. Veg tanned leather is combined with stainless steel and brass to create a truly luxurious set of armor that you’ll love to look at, and love even more to wear!
We've thoughtfully redesigned our popular clamshell gauntlets. Enjoy more flexibility without sacrificing your safety and protection with this upgraded version of our stainless steel functional clamshells.
15th-century brigandine splint-and-stud knight's harness
"Cry 'Havoc!', and let slip the dogs of war" Complete set of equipment for a halberdier of the Hundred Years' War era.
The end-of-the-year review: we've accomplished a lot!
The first item from our upcoming “Hundred Years War” collection
Our new top-notch functional Persian armour kit
Take a look at our progress in helmet-making
Here comes "Knight of Fortune collection" - a full kit of plate armour with brigandine and a lot of gear: SCA and historically accurate helmets, bucklers, gambeson and decorative halberd.