This is the complete Vendel Raven Full Leather Armour DIY SCA Kit comprising of body, shoulders, greaves and vambraces.
One of the unique designs that for the first time ever are to be offered by Black Raven Armoury as 100% simple DIY Self build leather armour kits. Created & designed by Alex Agricola, this is created specifically for SCA & HEMA use.the whole kit is pre cut & hole punched comprising of premium grade top grain 3.2-3.5 mm Veg Tanned leather. with a 2mm backing which just needs to be glued into place, Simply put, these leather armour kits contain everything you could need to build your very own, 100% tailorable ready to wear armour (apart from some dye and a hammer)
This armour is 100% suitable for SCA, HENA or heavy weight Larp systems, theatre stage or big screen, this kit will enable you to produce a set of fully functional “REAL” protective armour.
Ideal as a base design for personalisation, using the perfect thickness and quality of leather to carve and tool any design.
A complete package and perfect gift for both beginners and the more advanced, saving countless hours of design, creating templates, tracing and hand cutting, not to mention the hours spent punching holes !!!!!
Best of all, no matter your level of skill…. None Is required, just some colour dye of your choice, a hammer and hard surface and an easy to follow visual build guide (give it to the kids, they’ll love to build it!!!)
Size M is a size of 102-112cm (40-44 inches)
Size L is a chest ist size of 112-122cm (44-48 inches)
Size XL is a chest size of 122-132cm (48-52 inches)
Size XXL is a chest size 0f 132-142cm (52-56 inches)
Regular Size 41.3 cm tall
Large Size 45.4 cm tall
Regular Size 20.7 cm long
Large Size 23.7 cm long
Norse embossed illustration by Vitor Gonzalez
Leather finish shown using “Black Raven Armoury – Armourkote”
The one pictured is saddle tan
Each kit comprises of-
Complete pre cut & punched leather sections
All rivets, decorations and buckles
Strap sets and any addition fixing fixtures,
Easy to follow Step by step, visual guide
Visual guide to forming to the female shape
Access to a series of simple online video guides on youtube covering optional construction and finishing techniques
Contact direct with Alex via the Black Raven Armoury Facebook Page
All in all everything you could need to create that dream armour for yourself, a loved one, your friends…. Even customer !!!
You only require a hammer to set the rivets, to get a domed effect on the rivets you also require a rivet setter.
NOTE: No Chainmail or fur included, just the leather armour
AVAILABILITY: In stock, normally ship within 5-7 working days. Shipping time will vary according to the shipping service selected and is typically between 3-5 working days in transit. Please account for time zone differences and locations when ordering, i.e if you place an order on a Friday afternoon it will be processed Monday morning UK time. If the order is required for a specific date please contact us in advance, as although many items are in stock, depending on the time of year there may be slight variances to waiting times.