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Pedro Paulo Gaião




Location: Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
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PostPosted: Mon 06 Apr, 2015 7:43 am    Post subject:         Reply with quote

Actually, Estocs were a middle ground between a long sword and a rapier:
http://www.myArmoury.com/review_mrl_estoc.html


Never seen any experience actually, but judging by the model, I say it was indeed possible thrust through mail and even regular steel plates in the same depth was you would do with a half-swording technique.
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Alexis Bataille




Location: montpellier
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PostPosted: Mon 06 Apr, 2015 2:17 pm    Post subject:         Reply with quote

You can't trust good linen&mail armor with a one handed stab, but you can lock the point into. Then, manoeuvre.
@ 2'12''
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5hlIUrd7d1Q
:-3
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