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Sept 27, 2020 22:08:39 GMT
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1,643 23,427 Archery - Back Up 10 Feet Challenge
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The best place to start - beginners are encouraged to ask their questions here, and more senior members to show especial patience.

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Sept 27, 2020 17:32:11 GMT

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2,240 32,451 Nugui for modern swords
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Sept 27, 2020 12:50:47 GMT
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4,228 18,337 FOR SALE: VA Craftsman Series Castillion Falchion
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Sept 27, 2020 20:45:33 GMT


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Sept 25, 2020 21:53:06 GMT
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Other classical weapons and armor from all time periods

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521 5,829 Anybody own the Cold Steel assegai?
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Sept 27, 2020 13:15:36 GMT
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Sept 26, 2020 11:29:21 GMT

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Sept 27, 2020 11:58:09 GMT
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Sept 26, 2020 15:46:41 GMT
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Sept 27, 2020 16:28:32 GMT
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Sept 27, 2020 14:10:08 GMT

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Sept 27, 2020 20:19:45 GMT


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Sullivan: Cider sounds amazing right now. Good on you Sept 22, 2020 3:55:28 GMT
ardhanari: All my batches while ghetto were great Sept 21, 2020 9:31:45 GMT
zabazagobo: cider...dang, I forget how good hard cider is this time of year. Well, since oktoberfest is cancelled anyways, may as well deviate Sept 21, 2020 6:51:36 GMT
Brother Nathaniel: Cool bro, I wouldn't mind seeing a thread about you making it. ;) Sept 21, 2020 5:37:17 GMT
ardhanari: Just made amazing cider. Tasty like apple sauce but strong Sept 21, 2020 4:31:04 GMT
ardhanari: It was the best Sept 19, 2020 2:06:25 GMT
ardhanari: I would have my a bottle of vodka, a bottle of pop and sleeves full of chips and all kinds of stuff back in my teen years, sneaking into a movie theater Sept 19, 2020 2:06:21 GMT
Brother Nathaniel: Absolutely, you can have a whole arsenal hidden underneath a trench lol. Sept 19, 2020 1:20:32 GMT
ardhanari: I wish trench coats weren't ruined, and I wouldn't doubt if I contributed to the ruining of them either lol. But they were so useful Sept 19, 2020 0:02:00 GMT
ardhanari: A person could prolly sneak a bolo under a trench coat. The only downside is wearing the trench coat Sept 18, 2020 23:52:43 GMT
ardhanari: Its dope feeling that protected haha Sept 18, 2020 23:52:07 GMT
ardhanari: I was walking around my place with my machete on my hip and my cane sword and thought to myself "This is what Pgandy feels like everyday" Sept 18, 2020 23:51:50 GMT
Brother Nathaniel: 8-) Sept 17, 2020 20:04:11 GMT
ardhanari: Excellent taste in design Sept 17, 2020 2:19:11 GMT
ardhanari: No problemo broviski Sept 17, 2020 2:19:02 GMT
Brother Nathaniel: Thanks so much guys for the heartwarming response on my thread ;) Sept 16, 2020 19:10:15 GMT
AndiTheBarvarian: Time is relative! Sept 16, 2020 15:30:35 GMT
seth: Happy Friday everyone! ...wait...what?..It's Wednesday? ............ >:D Sept 16, 2020 14:47:41 GMT
Sullivan: Haha, I’m all for using whatever excuse you can for some revelry with good friends. Yeah, just, yeah...for sure avoid the combustion in areas/surfaces... bodies that can’t handle it. Sept 10, 2020 6:45:55 GMT
ardhanari: .... Minus explosions Sept 10, 2020 4:20:11 GMT