Ковка шлема. Forging helmet. Armet, sallet, bascinet… Speed challenge.

Just for the fun of it. How long will it take for me to forge a skull (before alignment) for the closed helmed called “armet Griffon” in our portfolio? This is the incorrect name, we will have to change it later. I think that the forging will take around 1.5 – 2 hours. To make […]

Рихтовка шлема. Ковка доспеха.Planishing medieval helmet. Forging armor, just do it.

Hello everyone! This is the ArmorySmith Workshop and I’m continuing to make the armet “Griffon”. Now I need to make a final adjustment of the shape, straightening and welding. Make the skull of the helmet complete. The first half is done. The left one. And it took around 2 hours. In fact, that is a […]

Ковка средневекового шлема. Турнирный рыцарский армет “Гастон”.

Hello! This is the ArmorySmith Channel. This is where the armor is forged. For starters, I will answer the question that is often asked in the comments. The music, like you can hear now, I improvise by myself. Once I wanted to be a professional musician, but it didn’t work out. The recordings are not […]

Forging and Testing a Mild Steel Armor Plate – Overpowered!

What you see here is a one and a half inch square bar of mild steel getting ready for a pounding at Friis Forge. Check out the channel if you’re interested in blacksmithing, its linked in the description below. Mild steel is readily available nowadays and it’s of better quality than what was available historically […]