2018 Armoury Course

Sat, 17 Mar 2018
Linlithgow Academy Sports Centre

This is a full-day course starting at 9:30am till 3:30pm. It will cover everything a fencer, parent, or new club armourer will need to learn in order to repair and maintain personal and club fencing equipment. A must for all competitive fencers and club armourers.

The course is short lecture demonstrations of the skills and tricks of the armourer’s trade followed by practical tutorial sessions. Apprentices will be given the opportunity to trace and repair typical faults in electrical fencing equipment. Alternatively you may wish to bring and repair your own club equipment, with experienced armourers on hand and ready to answer any questions.

Full course notes will also be provided. They include circuit diagrams, point designs, a toolkit list, fault tracing routine and a list of common fault symptoms - their causes and cures.

We will specifically look at:

  •    Principles of Operation
  •    Manufacturer variations
  •    Care and maintenance
  •    Common fault modes
  •    Repairs
  •    Rewiring
  •    Assembly
  •    FIE Regulations

*Special Student Discount*

Students from the same university will receive 4 entries for the price of 2. Refunds will be given on the day

Places are strictly limited so please apply early to avoid disappointment.

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