Chain and Scale Mail

https://www.pinterest.co.uk/fearpig/chain-scale-mail/

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1,060 perfectly sized links. Each one handmade and assembled by me. I made this one extra special 'cause it's for my lovely girlfriend who leaves today for a few months of doing her art in London! 😇🤘🏽
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Hanibal King Chainmaille Leather AWESOME!
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Similar to the keychain I made a while back, this dragon is an improvement on the original design, using more than a couple of different weaves. Not only is it bigger, but its far more flexible as ...
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Asy-try by christine1doyle posted on flicker on 28 Oct 2011. christine1doyle owns the rights to her work and the images of it.
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Jewellery Made In Home outside Jewellery Meaning along with Jewellery Loan if Jewellery Shops Chadstone
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This is a Brilliant Twisted Skulls original weave. This is a Tutorial only, for making Persian Dragon Box Tail weave. This weave works well for many different uses, i.e. wallet chain, bracelet, necklace, sculpture, and design. This tutorial includes detailed written and photo
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OK so this is a series of projects!

  • Chainmail pocket watch chain for a waistcoat.
  • Chainmail hoodie for Alfie
  • Chain or Scale mail gloves for me
  • Scalemail shrug for Kate
  • Scalemail dress?

Aluminium would be nice, galvanised steel if not so I don’t have to worry about corrosion.

http://bonesandlilies.blogspot.co.uk/2015/02/scale-mail-corset.html

Links to how to actually build chainmail:

https://images.app.goo.gl/q4rqW2BrAUeQnJ1J6

Tumbling your rings!

https://www.wirejewelry.com/jewelry-making-blog/1384/tumbling-your-jewelry/

£50…
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/3KG-Rotary-Tumbler-Jewelry-Polisher-Finisher-Ideal-For-Rocks-Stones-Coins-UK/182633978097?epid=894605680&hash=item2a85d558f1:g:VwwAAOSwIKNcEHju&frcectupt=true

The same machine seems to be cheaper on Aliexpress

Buying Rings

MaterialColourIDDAR (ID/D)SourceQTYPrice (Per Ring)
AluminiumBlack8mm1.57mm5.0link1000£24.99 (£0.025)
AluminiumSilver6.35mm1.63mm3.9link1000£24.99 (£0.025)
AluminiumSilver7mm1.29mm5.4link3300£38.98 (£0.02)

Buying Scales

https://beadsisters.co.uk/pages/scales.htm