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by outcast
Wed Jun 13, 2012 6:34 pm
Forum: Advice & Questions
Topic: Smelly brass/copper
Replies: 66
Views: 7063

Re: Smelly brass/copper

For the epic sheep display team, with motorbikes and synchronised acrobatics :> lol I think for the opening ceremony we should publicly execute David Cameron and the rest of his corrupt multi millionaire self appointed autocratic bum nuggets, and let the sheep dance on their graves, but that's just...
by outcast
Sat Jun 09, 2012 10:03 am
Forum: Your Collections
Topic: Help with choice of new Kat
Replies: 13
Views: 3947

Re: Help with choice of new Kat

morpheus katana and mushashi tanto arrived yesterday as promised. was a pleasant suprise about tanto as loz thoght tanto was out of stock and he would have to send alternative. for the price of them cant go wrong.both looking good now that packing grease cleaned off. now even more keen on a chen kat...
by outcast
Fri Jun 08, 2012 10:35 am
Forum: Your Collections
Topic: Help with choice of new Kat
Replies: 13
Views: 3947

Re: Help with choice of new Kat

well theres time yet got a couple of months before cash is avaliable anyway.
will probably change my mind a few times before then and then decide at the last minute while on phone placing order ;)
by outcast
Thu Jun 07, 2012 8:35 pm
Forum: Your Collections
Topic: Help with choice of new Kat
Replies: 13
Views: 3947

Re: Help with choice of new Kat

its going to be 2 or 3 months so got plenty of time and you never know the golden oriole may come back which could tempt me away from miyamoto
by outcast
Thu Jun 07, 2012 7:36 pm
Forum: Your Collections
Topic: Help with choice of new Kat
Replies: 13
Views: 3947

Re: Help with choice of new Kat

thanks will probably go for daito as long as funds hold out :roll:
by outcast
Thu Jun 07, 2012 3:39 pm
Forum: Your Collections
Topic: Help with choice of new Kat
Replies: 13
Views: 3947

Help with choice of new Kat

just started to collect properly and first kat and tanto should arrive tomorrow but i will be looking at a chen katana in aug and sept and wondered if anyone had advice on whether to go for a practical plus or invest the extra money and go for the mushasi daito. i am 6'3" so the extra couple on inch...
by outcast
Thu Jun 07, 2012 11:27 am
Forum: DIY & Projects
Topic: custom made katana
Replies: 15
Views: 7205

Re: custom made katana

might give it a go as i have access to a decent set of tools just to see if i can do it or more likely i will chuck it into the back of a wardrobe and just buy another kat in august sept to make wall hanging to 2 decent lkatana and a tanto and keep my 15 year old highlander replica on the stand infr...
by outcast
Wed Jun 06, 2012 4:49 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Book of five rings by miyamoto misashi - anyone read it?
Replies: 15
Views: 3500

Re: Book of five rings by miyamoto misashi - anyone read it?

if anyone is interested there is a series of books which are a fictional account of mushashi from the battle of sekigahara onwards by a japanese author eiji yoshikawa that i read years ago that were fairly good. it went into his journey from being an unknown samurai to the duel with Saskai Kojiro. n...
by outcast
Wed Jun 06, 2012 4:36 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Any martial arts experts about?
Replies: 13
Views: 2428

Re: Any martial arts experts about?

tony jaa is a muay thai exponant and thats what ong bak is about. he also has supposodly studied brazilian ju-jitsu and taekwando there shoud be a club/ gym in your area for muay thai that may be classed as thai boxing but try the brazilian capoeria which is the one that they have music with if you ...
by outcast
Wed Jun 06, 2012 4:21 pm
Forum: DIY & Projects
Topic: custom made katana
Replies: 15
Views: 7205

Re: custom made katana

i know this is an old thread but i have just joined. i have just ordered a morpheus kat and mushashi tanto and thought i might have a go at making a new saya and tsuka for my old training ninja-to ( just an old stainless one for kata practice) maybe shirasaya as its just for display and wondered if ...