mythril vest

Discussion in 'Historical Re-enactment' started by yetzal, Feb 13, 2004.

  1. yetzal

    yetzal I AM THE YETI!!!!

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    do u think that it is as strong as they make it out 2 be.
     
  2. Wisconsin

    Wisconsin Art House Member

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    First off it spelled mIthril, and its not real. Tolkien made it up.
     
  3. waenlotien

    waenlotien Healer/ Magicuser

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    I wouldnt say it was strong, but since it is tightly woven, it would be hard for something to get through
     
  4. Sindarking01

    Sindarking01 Lord Of the Grey Elves

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    It was stong , "Stronger than dragon scale" just like bilbo said.
     
  5. Mububban

    Mububban Administrator Staff Member

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    Yeah, so for anyone who knows how tough being "as hard as dragon scales" means in Tolkien's universe, let us know!
    Properly made rivetted chainmail of that tiny diameter, made of a super metal like mithril, would be one tough mother to get through. Chances are you'd succumb to blunt force trauma before it gave way!
     
  6. Garko

    Garko New Member

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    It would suck if you saved for most of your adult life to be able to afford a mithril shirt and then you end up getting shot in the head with a goblin arrow.

    Or worse, slipping in the shower and breaking your neck.