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    My Pavises

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    Re: My Pavises

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    Re: My Pavises

    Post by MRobin on Mon Apr 28, 2014 3:02 pm

    Ouais !
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    Re: My Pavises

    Post by Gnome on Wed Apr 30, 2014 8:14 am

    Very Nice! Do you use them for reenactments? Could you explain how they are made?
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    Re: My Pavises

    Post by Todd the archer on Wed Apr 30, 2014 3:09 pm

    I know they were used for protection during warfare, but I wonder how cool it would be to make one in camouflage for hunting purposes? Hmm.......

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    Re: My Pavises

    Post by kenh on Wed Apr 30, 2014 6:52 pm

    Beautifully done!
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    Re: My Pavises

    Post by JMC on Sun May 04, 2014 11:09 pm

    Gnome wrote:Very Nice! Do you use them for reenactments? Could you explain how they are made?
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    yes it is for reconstructions. 
    boards are 14 millimeters thick glued to the natural glue and pegged
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    Re: My Pavises

    Post by JMC on Sun May 04, 2014 11:15 pm



    must then stick a linen cover and gesso


    with linen



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    Re: My Pavises

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    Re: My Pavises

    Post by HeroSK on Mon May 05, 2014 1:00 pm

    Breathtakingly beautiful! I would prefer to shield my own body to enemy arrows rather to harm such beauties.  Very Happy

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    Re: My Pavises

    Post by caspar.staal on Wed Aug 12, 2015 3:36 pm

    Very awesome how did you get the measurements for the pavise shield? I would like to have build one for me Smile can you send mabye the measurements?

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