[SCA-AE] Changes to armored combat regs
koredono at gmail.com
Tue Feb 6 12:13:19 EST 2007
On 2/6/07, KaziBrionSCA <KaziBrionSCA at worldnet.att.net> wrote:
> Period plywood? Rolled aluminum? Street signs? Titanium (I did see one
> once)? Pop rivets?
You will notice that the rule does not say "period wood, metal or leather"
but "wood, metal, leather, or other period materials", so that non-period
metals and woods would be acceptable (very important given how tough and
expensive it would be to have *only* period woods and metals be acceptable),
as well as all authentic period materials not previously given (canvas over
whalebone, for example, though I have no idea whether that was actually
Is there a particular reason this can't be limited by taste and social
> pressure instead of making a Rule?\
For starters, because taste and social pressure don't appear to have much
effect in this arena, and I felt that the reasons given me were quite
reasonable and acceptable.
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