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  Topic: Zinc oxide poisoning
SeussSmith

Replies: 6
Views: 1889

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Tue Feb 13, 2007 6:37 am   Subject: Zinc oxide poisoning
http://anvilfire.com/iForge/tutor/safety3/index.htm
  Topic: New Neoprene/ Rubber O-Rings source.
SeussSmith

Replies: 9
Views: 2401

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Sun Apr 23, 2006 4:37 am   Subject: New Neoprene/ Rubber O-Rings source.
Yay! All kinds of happy sizes! Grace, you rock!

-SeussSmith
  Topic: Smelting and other metal working
SeussSmith

Replies: 12
Views: 2528

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Fri Apr 14, 2006 11:13 pm   Subject: Smelting and other metal working
Coal would work, but can be difficult for the newbie.

I found when I was just getting started, coal was actually better. It was cheaper(I could screw around all day for $5 worth of coal). And if I ...
  Topic: Saw cutting Lubricants?
SeussSmith

Replies: 17
Views: 5680

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Mon Apr 10, 2006 4:50 am   Subject: Saw cutting Lubricants?
I suggest nose grease. Wink

-SeussSmith
  Topic: you might also like
SeussSmith

Replies: 25
Views: 3165

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Fri Mar 10, 2006 12:13 am   Subject: you might also like
Don't forget:

Blacksmithing
Backyard foundries
Bladesmithing
Swordfighting
Archery

Notice how all of the above are made much more fun with fire?

The Tick
Freakazoid
Histeria
(Go obscur ...
  Topic: spoon maille?
SeussSmith

Replies: 26
Views: 7457

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Fri Feb 24, 2006 11:15 pm   Subject: spoon maille?
I think if you connected the spoons with rings and made it denser, it would be cool.

*Yells "SPOOON!" and jumps through a window*
  Topic: Glass chainmail
SeussSmith

Replies: 27
Views: 6561

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Sun Feb 19, 2006 6:58 pm   Subject: Glass chainmail
That is really cool. very pretty.
  Topic: Corrosion Article?
SeussSmith

Replies: 1
Views: 3261

PostForum: Articles Discussion   Posted: Sat Feb 11, 2006 5:22 am   Subject: Corrosion Article?
I posted a few days ago about care of mild steel maille, and couldn't get (what i would call) a satisfactory answer. Would anyone be interested in me doing some research on both historical methods of ...
  Topic: Care of mild steel
SeussSmith

Replies: 6
Views: 1957

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Wed Feb 08, 2006 10:56 pm   Subject: Care of mild steel
I just threw WD-40 out there because that was the first thing I could think of. Also, it's kept my hunting rifles from rusting(and they've been through a lot) for the past 12 years.

Does anyone kn ...
  Topic: Care of mild steel
SeussSmith

Replies: 6
Views: 1957

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Wed Feb 08, 2006 3:10 am   Subject: Care of mild steel
Okay, I know it rusts. But I despise galvy and can't afford stainless. And besides, quasi-historical accuracy is cool every now and then. So, how do you take care of mild steel maille? I think that a ...
  Topic: Anyone feel up to designing a weave and writing a tutorial?
SeussSmith

Replies: 34
Views: 3860

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Tue Feb 07, 2006 12:21 am   Subject: Anyone feel up to designing a weave and writing a tutorial?
I think, if someone invents this weave, they should call it "Unobtainium"

-SeussSmith
  Topic: Maille in Rio Grande
SeussSmith

Replies: 3
Views: 650

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Sun Jan 29, 2006 6:50 pm   Subject: Maille in Rio Grande
I just opened up my new Rio Grande Tools and equipment catalog, and on page 4, what do I find? A byzantine bracelet and a euro 4-1 tutorial! It reads: "Jewelry for the ages: handmade chainmail. Once u ...
  Topic: Sca Question?
SeussSmith

Replies: 19
Views: 2888

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Tue Jan 24, 2006 12:06 am   Subject: Sca Question?
From what I remember, SCA standards are 14 ga, 3/8" steel. This will hold up to what most SCA'dians put it though. However, you should definitely wear some sort of padding underneath it, unless you ar ...
  Topic: Rusting Mildsteel
SeussSmith

Replies: 7
Views: 1072

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Fri Jan 20, 2006 10:53 pm   Subject: Rusting Mildsteel
There are commercial spray-on products available that will rust steel in seconds. Try this:
http://www.metallicfinishes.com/EasyRust%20Medium.html

-SeussSmith
  Topic: New Weave?
SeussSmith

Replies: 4
Views: 1226

PostForum: Weaves Discussion   Posted: Wed Jan 18, 2006 4:43 am   Subject: New Weave?
It's two 1-1 chains made of alternating large and small rings, then making an orbital connection with the small links of one chain, the large links of the other, and an extra large ring. So the large ...
 
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