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Phica’s Pie Piece Throwies ~Phica

It is two pieces of puzzle mat dapped together. I used a 9.5″ bowl to mark the outside edge, and a plate for the inside (for uniformity). The cross section … Continue reading

May 9, 2014 · 6 Comments

How To – Blue Foam Omniblade Kits

This is a tutorial on how to make an omniblade which you can tape onto a golf shaft or other such core. Pommels are a personal choice. There are many … Continue reading

December 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

How to make a Fiberglass Reinforced Cross-Guard and Removable Wooden Sword Handle ~Mesreth

Materials Needed: Hardwood Wood Glue 1/4” Fiberglass Rod Fiberglass Sheetrock Tape Router Round Nose Router Bit same diameter as intended sword core Clamps Epoxy Glue and DAP Contact Cement Drill … Continue reading

January 23, 2013 · Leave a comment


  Pony up and buy from WLS.  Barring that, here is how to build a simple, munitions grade legal sword.  This guide intends to produce a simple, somewhat durable stick … Continue reading

January 3, 2013 · 1 Comment

Making a Down-spear Style Madu (with Plastidip covering) ~Fitz

First, determine what size/shape you want your Madu, both the Shield portion of your Madu and the overall length of the weapon portion. This step is entirely up to personal … Continue reading

December 6, 2012 · Leave a comment

Assembly of Caliston Armory Arrow Kits Tutorial ~Fitz

Each Arrow Kit will come with a Cone, Caps, and 1⁄2 Penn QST Foam Tennis ball as shown: First, decide if you want to make a modular head or attach … Continue reading

October 31, 2012 · Leave a comment

Fitz’s Throwing Weapon Tutorial (Shaped and Weighted) ~Fitz

Step one- Read the whole tutorial! There are multiple options and you’ll want to determine which ones you want before starting! It is important that you understand where you want … Continue reading

October 17, 2012 · 2 Comments