Disclaimer: Michael Mergens will not teach you to shoot fire from your hands at the armory clinic.
Join us for an armory clinic with Michael Mergens, world-class armorer and owner of TheArmorersStore.com. Learn to maintain your equipment, troubleshoot when you’re having problems, and fix it when it breaks.
This 5-hour class consists of discussions, demonstrations and practical exercises covering the following subjects:
Discussion of each part for foil, epee and saber (points, blades, grips, pommel nuts, connectors)
How each weapon works
How to take apart and put together weapons
How to test/maintain each weapon
How to test/maintain a mask
How to repair/maintain bodycords
How to troubleshoot problems with a weapon
How to rewire a blade
How to troubleshoot problems on strip
Students are encouraged to bring equipment to work on. Limited repair parts will be available for purchase. Students will also be provided items to help them with working on their own equipment, such as a copy of the Armorer’s Cheat sheet and a Bending Chain!
Clinic fees: $35 for nonmembers
$30 for Houston Sword Sports members
College student discounts available
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