Making a Fishbat


fighting stories
October Coronet 2009
Wolfscairn Fighting videos
Older Wolfscairn Fighting videos
Tarnmist Practice
San Jose Practice
Fighting videos
June Crown 2009
Fixing Leather Armor
Making a Fishbat
Tourney Fighting
More Tourney Fighting
Fighting for Consorts
War Fighting

SCA Stories
Leohtulf and Gillian Investiture
New Shoes
SCA Limericks
Torvald's Knees
Local Branch Search Engine
Hardened Leather
Fall Investure 2004

This project covers a lot of basics on making a sword for the SCA. Subjects covered include types of tape and their uses; how to make a legal thrusting tip for 1 handed weapons; modifying your pommel after you've shaved it; and the issues involved in making and weilding a thick mass weapon.

Salvage yards

The one local to Santa Rosa is Batieff's on Mountainview Ave at the south end of town.

Leather Supply

Barta Hide in Petaluma, The Hide House in Napa, and Siegel of California in Buellton.