Buff Coat Project 2.0: Purchasing & Proof-of-Concept

Buff Coats
Excerpt: On Saturday, I met up with a bunch of other friends at Tandy for a leather run. I had a good idea of what I wanted to get in terms of leather and tools, but was a little foggy in terms of specifics....

VIDEO: Matchlock musket vs. steel armor

Excerpt: Ever wondered how 17th century triplex armor would've help up to a musket shot? Wonder know more. Here's a cool video showing exactly what happens when a lead ball being fired from a matchlock...

Buff Coat Project 2.0: Prepping & Planning

Buff Coats
Excerpt: Making a Tandy Leather run this weekend. Hoping to get some materials for Buff Coat Project 2.0. Last year I embarked in Buff Coat Project 1.0. I had envision getting lighter leather so I could wear...