Jump to content

Forged In Fire, October 10

Recommended Posts

32 minutes ago, Christopher Price said:

so the Tabar-Shishpar hangs in a place of (dis)honor at home

You competed honorably and you accepted the judges' decision honorably. It hangs with honor as a testament to your efforts and actions. Display it proudly. You deserve to be proud of what you did.

“So I'm lightin' out for the territory, ahead of the scared and the weak and the mean spirited, because Aunt Sally is fixin’ to adopt me and civilize me, and I can't stand it. I've been there before.”

The only bad experience is the one from which you learn nothing.  





J.States Bladesmith | Facebook



Link to comment
Share on other sites

Thank you.


I am happy with my work, I just shouldn't have been so certain of myself thinking they'd test it with the robo-arm... it just seemed inconceivable, having watched the show so much, that they'd grab the sharp ax side and swing the mace with a purpose. Thought for sure they'd put it in a rig for that. I didn't want the handle to be compromised, and the weight, once the momentum built up, would devastate whatever it hit without falling apart. 


Silly me and my proud assumptions. 

The Tidewater Forge

Christopher Price, Bladesmith

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Given what I HAVE seen them test with the robo arm it seems like a good decision. Then again, when they tested the Afghan T-backed blade, which was designed to split and pierce mail-type armor, they did not test that capability:wacko:

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
  • Create New...