Ordered, now the wait

Discussion in 'General Weapons & Armour' started by Gavaha, Nov 25, 2003.

  1. finrod

    finrod Born to woe.

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    this is enough to make me feel miserable.
     
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    Skyanide The Big Meanie Staff Member

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    Exactly. ;)


    Sorry, Fin.
     
  3. Justice

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    Lots of cost goes into functional blades. even machine cut functional blades, like Angus Trim and Albion swords, go for $400 or higher. And those prices aren't suggested retail, those ARE the prices. The UC ones go for less than retail.
     
  4. finrod

    finrod Born to woe.

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    Yes, I know. Can't a guy have dreams anymore? SHEESH :D
     
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    Justice New Member

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    By the way, now Angus is producing two more swords, one code named "Ranger King" and the other "Foe Hammer." Interesting.
     
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    Oh, and he has been asking around about doing a second run of ranger-type swords, with changes from his first.
     
  7. finrod

    finrod Born to woe.

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    I know, did you see the in progress pic of the ranger king? looked sweeeeet
    I am afraid that we will not see foe hammer until the end of 2004, though.
     
  8. Yasmar

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    Where did you see the Ranger King photos? I would love to see them. Also, which sword is Foe Hammer a version of?
     
  9. Boromir Of Gondor

    Boromir Of Gondor Aragorn was a

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    What would be the average wating time for a LOTR sword?
     
  10. finrod

    finrod Born to woe.

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    well, yasmar foe hammer is a version of Glamdring. in Sindarin elvish these two words mean pretty much the same.

    Boromir: there is no waiting time for any United Cutlery LoTR sword, provided they are already released.
    If you are referring to angus trim/chris fletcher's swords then I'd say the wait is a few months.
     
  11. swordsman

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    For us it would be about a week to get you your sword to ya. Even to Austrailia
     
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    Boromir Of Gondor Aragorn was a

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    wow thats what i call good service!
     
  13. Yasmar

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    Why are Atrim and Christian Fletcher making another version of Glamdring (Foe Hammer)? Isn't the elven leaf-blade they already offer their version of Glamdring?
     
  14. finrod

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    It doesn't look like Glamdring at all. different crossguard, different pommel, diferent grip and a much shorter blade with a bigger leaf in it. I think the atrim/fletcher leafsword pretty much stands on it's own.
     
  15. Sabishii

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    The custom Elven leafblade they have right now seems more to be inspired by Sting rather than Glamdring.
     
  16. finrod

    finrod Born to woe.

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    Yes, I got that impression also. It's the guard that does it.
     
  17. Sabishii

    Sabishii Sindarin

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    And the leaf-blade is way to wide for the slender, elegant Glamdring. *sigh* Can't wait for the first pics of "Foe Hammer."
     
  18. Skyanide

    Skyanide The Big Meanie Staff Member

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    The next batch of Christian Fletchers are still a bit away. He first has to wait for the blades from Angus and then he starts on dressing them. I ordered my Redeemer on October 20th and the last I heard they're still more than a month away....:(

    *tick.............tock.................tick.................tock................tick..................tock*
     
  19. finrod

    finrod Born to woe.

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    getting nervous already Sky?
     
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    Skyanide The Big Meanie Staff Member

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    Nawwww.....not nervous, excited.

    Damn, did I mention I was getting a Redeemer? Seems like it's takin' forever....hehe