Armour Information

 

 

  Painstakingly made by hand from experienced armour master craftsman, these life sized, fully functional and completely authentic reproduction Japanese Samurai Armour suits and helmets are crafted using authentic methods and materials only. Each suit has been researched and modelled after private collection, museums or temples of the actual armour. Our armours are constructed specifically for re-enactors and private collectors that demand authenticity, detail and high quality.

 Each Samurai Armour piece is a full sized, fully authentic reproduction of the original armour. These authentic reproductions are made of iron, steel, leather, silk, cotton, brass and other materials that were traditionally used during the Sengoku era in Japan.

Please see our video & class descriptions below for more information.

Features:

Full Size, wearable, completely functional Japanese Armor, assembly instructions, stand and traditional lacquered Japanese Armor Box (Yori Bitsu).

We can also fully customize your armour to suit your requirements.

Sizing, Armour colour & Lace colour options available -

Custom Dojo Insignia's (Mon) - please email for more information

Average Seated Display Specifications:
Height: 161cm
Width: 61cm
Depth: 51cm
Weight: 25kg (with display box)

* Standard armour dimensions are as follows.

  The armour fits as a base the “average” adult.

The standard size is crafted to fit an adult male of around:

 5’7” (171cm) 

 170 lbs (78kgs)

  40” (102cm) chest.

 However as a general rule the armour will fill most adults from

 5’ to 6’  (152cm-183cm) tall without customisation necessary for height.

 The armour can be easily adjusted to fit from 38” – 44” (96cm-112cm) chest. 

 

Armour Models:

Taisho (Commanding Officer):

Meticulously handmade with all high quality, traditional materials and great attention to detail.
- Crafting Time: 60 Days
- Materials Used: Laminated style kabuto, 19 gauge iron lames, Japanese silk, quality cotton, brass & copper fittings with genuine leather.
 

Gashira (Officer):

Meticulously handmade with all high quality, traditional materials and great attention to detail.
- Crafting Time: 30-60 Days
- Materials Used: Bowl style kabuto, 19 gauge iron lames, Japanese silk, quality cotton, brass & copper fittings with genuine leather.
 

Kachi (Foot Soldier):

Quickly handmade with some attention to detail. Perfect for the samurai on a budget.
Crafting Time: 30 Days
Materials Used: Bowl style kabuto, 19 gauge iron lames, Satin, cotton, no fittings, faux fur lip and faux leather

 

Your armour will be forged & completed within approximately 30-60 days depending on class ordered

and delivered to your doorstep in approx. 6- 10 weeks.

 - We use only major couriers within Australia -

Please contact us before purchase for freight charges, - as we may be able to save you some $$$ depending on your location.

Please be aware that if you see pictures of our armor being offered by a company in China or Hong Kong it is a knock off copy, much like the $1,200 Prada bag on sale for $80. There are companies & individuals who are using the Iron Mountain Armory Samurai armor photographs. These auctioners also do not include the armor box, stand or inner materials / lining.

Iron Mountain Armory & Guardians Vault Australia© have NO relationship with any chinese seller and we are not responsible for any of your claims, loss, damage and whatever happens by their unauthorized copies.

We are the ONLY exclusively licensed Dealer of quality armour for the world renowned

Iron Mountain Armory in Australia.

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