We can make the following garments to your specification in ringmail, chainmail and scalemail. We can also build your chosen crest into any garment using mixtures of different ring finishes, at £25.00 per 1000 rings used. We can also engrave plate armour with your design.
Vests are sleeveless tunics down to the waist. A ringmail vest made with 3mm/3mm rings requires about 54000 rings, a 6mm/6mm ring size vest requires about 13500 rings and a 6mm/12mm ring size vest requires about 6000 rings.
Scalemail vests require at least 8 sets of scalemail to make. Each set consists of 12 50mm*75mm*2mm aluminium plates and 65 steel 8mm rings with which to join the plates together. Scalemail vests cost from £100.00.
Shirts have half or quarter length sleeves and come down to about mid thigh. A ringmail shirt made with 3mm/3mm rings requires about 81000 rings, a 6mm/6mm ring size shirt requires about 21000 rings and a 6mm/12mm ring size shirt requires about 9000 rings.
Chainmail shirts made with 6mm rings require about 40000 rings, a 8mm ring size chainmail shirt requires about 20000 rings and a 10mm ring size chainmail shirt requires about 13000 rings.