Chain Mail

Chapter 1: The Antiquarian’s Early Years

I thought it might be fun to cover a little of my relevant history for you faithful readers and for my son’s future reading.  What follows in Chapter 1 covers the early years of my antiquarian ways and gives some credit where it’s due.  A lot happened during this era, especially hand...

1/8" Ring Turn with coil and sample ring

The Evolution of Design

At one time, I was gainfully employed making reproduction chain mail armor for one of the leading historical armor retail sales businesses.  Chain mail is made by linking individual rings together to form a metal fabric and tailoring the shape to fit the human form.  It is time consuming...