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SPES AP Fencing Jacket 350N Version 2.0

This fencing jacket was designed with the help and suggestions of Axel Pettersson to serve the needs of the Swedish schools of historical fencing (Gothenburg Historical Fencing School in particular).

The jacket has become a standard in the HEMA community.

When checking out using the Custom Size option, include your measurements (according to the Sizing chart) in the Comment section during checkout.

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  • The jacket closes in front with a durable zipper and velcro.
  • On the front of the collar, there is a broad overlap which closes with velcro.
  • Collar has a blade catcher at the neckline.
  • The sleeves are specially designed for better arm movement.
  • Additional protective layers are located on the chest, shoulders and elbows.
  • The layers of fabric (from the outside) are: 2 layers of cotton, one protective layer, and 1 layer of cotton lining.
  • Fabric is certified 350N puncture resistant.

Material: Cotton
Weight: 5.5lbs / 2.5kg

Average Rating: 5 of 5 Total Reviews: 18 Write a review »

  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
Thanks! September 13, 2016
Reviewer: Ryan DesJardins from Halifax, NS Canada  
Jacket is in perfect shape, fits like a glove; I haven't used it in training yet as it has been sweltering hot here, but I look forward to it!

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Good product slow delivery July 5, 2016
Reviewer: Michael Roth from kansas city, MO United States  
The jacket seems great. I haven't had a chance to use it yet though. They run small really tight in the chest/ armpit. All the measurements listed on line made me a medium but once I got it and tried it on it was too tight in the armpit. Range of motion was great though. I am currently in the process of exchanging it for a large. It takes FOREVER for the jacket to get to you. Took me a month to get it from Purple Heart and will take another month to exchange so keep that in mind Whe you order.

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spes axel jacket June 22, 2016
Reviewer: Steve from MD  
Well made. offers good protection. Arms can move freely through full range of motion

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Great jacket great service. June 6, 2016
Reviewer: Taylor Jenkins from Henderson, NV United States  
Jacket is an excellent blend of mobility and coverage,  It is obviously the standard of the sport for a reason. Also purpleheartarmoury's service was top notch with emailing me quickly about questions I had. They shipped the jacket as soon as they received the order and got the jacket to me in just 4 business days!

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Upgrade from a fencing uniform May 3, 2016
Reviewer: Shane Hinckley from Denver, CO United States  
Awesome protection for rapier fencing was still getting nicks and scrapes with a fencing jacket on but no more with this thing. It is still breaking in so i am using a long sleeve poly shirt with a turtle neck to stay cool in and prevent the seems rubbing on the skin. This occurs inside the elbow and on the neck. i expect that this will be less of an issue when it relaxes.

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