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    And sensational with rhubarb. Another great tip...

    And sensational with rhubarb.
    Another great tip for the boffins at LP.
    But do they care? Are you guys even listening??
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    This might solve the problem for Leon Paul: How...

    This might solve the problem for Leon Paul:
    How about making a flexible, breathable, washable chest-protector out of a material that only gets hard when it's hit?
    Something involving...
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    Yep, the plastic really messes around with...

    Yep, the plastic really messes around with wicking and heat control. I thought about drilling small holes in mine to see if that would make a difference.
    Now I'm just planning on ditching the chest...
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    If it helps, The Police's De Do Do Do, De Da Da...

    If it helps, The Police's De Do Do Do, De Da Da Da has always been counted as a hit
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    .. and darts. Don't forget darts

    .. and darts. Don't forget darts
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    Is that right? I just tried a foil screw in my...

    Is that right? I just tried a foil screw in my epee and it wouldn't work. I then tried an epee screw and it went it effortlessly.
    Are they one and the same or are they subtly different?
  7. Did people generally die or was first blood...

    Did people generally die or was first blood enough to end the thing honourably?
  8. [ So, if a nobleman challenged you to a duel...

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    So, if a nobleman challenged you to a duel and found, subsequently, that you were a commoner, you wouldn't have to fight him to protect your honour?
  9. Maybe now beach weather has arrived, we should all try this..

    Maybe now beach weather has arrived (according to the Daily Express) we should all try this.
    The gear looks a lot cheaper and cooler than the stuff we currently use..

    https://youtu.be/tZM8KJmPb1o
  10. Agreed. Out of interest, do you know if anyone...

    Agreed.
    Out of interest, do you know if anyone ever has had a black card for this? If they have, it must have been quite a throw
  11. Thread: Havana

    by Harryscott
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    Ha! Presumably that would be the hornpipe

    Ha! Presumably that would be the hornpipe
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    Thank you! You're very kind. It was worth the...

    Thank you! You're very kind. It was worth the wait - your masks look brilliant.
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    I got notified and so did one of my three fencing...

    I got notified and so did one of my three fencing sons when his came up for renewal a month or so later (the other two don't need to renew theirs until later in the year). So I think that bit is...
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    D'oh, so you did. Cheers.

    D'oh, so you did.
    Cheers.
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    Do the breeches have to be 800N or 350N?

    Do the breeches have to be 800N or 350N?
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    OK, thanks, guys. I know what I'm going to do...

    OK, thanks, guys. I know what I'm going to do now.
    Cheers,
    H
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    Just read the spec and it doesn't seem to be the...

    Just read the spec and it doesn't seem to be the lightest. So how is it so much better?
    Anyone got one?
    I need to get a new epee and I'm sorely tempted.
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    Fair enough. On that note, I tried somebody's...

    Fair enough.
    On that note, I tried somebody's SR71 blade this week and the difference was amazing. Much lighter and, consequently, more manoeuvrable for an ageing weakling like me. Incredible...
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    Out of narrow, personal interest, how DO you...

    Out of narrow, personal interest, how DO you defeat an epeeist who is a foot taller than you are?
    Sometimes it's like fighting a crane.
    Any tips?
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    Gordon bleedin' Bennett! Enough already. The...

    Gordon bleedin' Bennett!
    Enough already.
    The system has had a good testing (unfortunately AFTER it was launched, but there you go) and, sadly, it doesn't do the job it was meant to.
    Poor old...
  21. Thread: New Member

    by Harryscott
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    Welcome back, Charles. I hope you enjoy our...

    Welcome back, Charles. I hope you enjoy our wonderful, truly unique, glorious sport even more than before.
    Regards
    Harry
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    UEA Master of Arms Event

    Congratulations and thanks to all those involved in organising and running the UEA Master Of Arms Event on Sunday - especially Martin Walters.
    It was brilliantly run and great fun.
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    I like the way the quote italicized the Chinese...

    I like the way the quote italicized the Chinese characters. I wonder if that's an option in Mandarin?
    Looks like a strong wind blowing over a line of beach huts
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    你的愿望就是我的命令

    你的愿望就是我的命令
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    Thanks for all that. It's getting on a bit and...

    Thanks for all that.
    It's getting on a bit and has been rewired in the last six months - though not by me; I'm far too ham-fisted.
    I fear you may be right about worn threads, but I'm hoping not....
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