This high quality armor is produced with a seem pitch of 3 mm, and uses exclusively very thick and firm #8,800 quality cotton and Clarino. The indigo-blue dyed cotton is from a special yarn, normally only used with hand-stitched gear. Included are a Men, Do, Tare, one pair of Kote, one Tenugui and a Himo set.
Men: This Men is made out of indigo dyed clarino and cotton of quality of #8800. The Megane is made out of duralumin. The distance between the stitchings are 3mm. The wing of the Men is sewn in Naname technique. It gives the wing more stability, and it also makes the wing remain flexible, unlike the ones which are sewn similar to the impact area. The edges and the impact area is strengthened with clarino. The Tsuki is embriodered, which decorates the wing. The Men is delivered with a Men Himo and a leather loop.
Kote: This Kote is made out of indigo dyed clarino and cotton at the #8800 quality. The hand surface is made out of japanese deer skin. It is filled with a mixture of deer wool and cotton to increase the strength of this Kote.The back of the hand of the Kote is padded through double Namako, to reduce the impact when hit, and makes the Kote still flexible. Over the forearm, near the hand flexor, is specially strengthened.
Do: This Do is made of plastic and gives out the look of bamboo. The leather edges are folded. The high quality cowhide is used both on the front and the backside. Both Mune and the plastic part are made to your measurements. The Mune is embroidered, and decorated. The leather parts are sewn by hand. The colour and the pattern of the Do can be chosen.
Tare: The Tare is made out of indigo dyed cotton in #8800 quality. Its filling is the same. The edges are strengthned with cowhide. Seven decorative lines have strengthened the front side. The leather parts of the Tare is sewn by hand. The edges are strengthened with generous amount of cowhide.
Info: As an extra service, we can forward your hand circumference to our bogu producers, to ensure the maximum possible adaptation of your kote. Place both hands flat, with fingers closed on a sheet of paper and draw a line around the hands with a pencil.
Please draw a line of exactly 10 cm long next to your hand to get the correct reproduction of your design.>
Please send us the profile of your palms by e-mail or by fax.
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