Instructables: exploring - play - martial http://www.instructables.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:34:02 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to use a ROPE DART/Meteor Hammer - Front leg strike http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-a-ROPE-DARTMeteor-Hammer-Front-leg-s/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/4JSS/HGU2JKUU/FO44JSSHGU2JKUU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/4JSS/HGU2JKUU/FO44JSSHGU2JKUU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/4JSS/HGU2JKUU/FO44JSSHGU2JKUU.SMALL.jpg smabber The rope dart and meteor hammer are ancient chinese weapons most commonly known as part of the chinese martial arts category named 'flexible weapons'. The rope dart and meteor hammer are very similar in construction as both consist of a length of thick rope or chain usually measured to 3 or more met...
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Sun, 19 May 2013 21:11:44 PDT
Sword-fighting martial arts practice dummy that fights back! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-practice-dummy-for-kendo-Japanese-martial/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/AOZY/H82U2QAV/FFQAOZYH82U2QAV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/AOZY/H82U2QAV/FFQAOZYH82U2QAV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/AOZY/H82U2QAV/FFQAOZYH82U2QAV.SMALL.jpg baddadgreatkid Boy's been doing kendo for about a year now and I saw a photo of a kendo practice dummy and thought we could knock up something similar in an afternoon with just the bits we had lying around. And it works! Articulated in three places! Fights back!!! (This is for an eight year old, but you could adju...
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Tue, 9 Oct 2012 07:06:50 PDT
Stained Bo Staff http://www.instructables.com/id/Stained-Bo-Staff/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/WX5Z/H742ZQMS/FRJWX5ZH742ZQMS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/WX5Z/H742ZQMS/FRJWX5ZH742ZQMS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/WX5Z/H742ZQMS/FRJWX5ZH742ZQMS.SMALL.jpg Isshinryu This instructable will show to make a stained bo staff that is both durable and lightweight, and a great weapon for competing in tournaments with. I have seen very nice bos with inlaid wood in a light/dark pattern, unfortunately they were VERY expensive. Then I hit on the idea of a very inexpensive,...
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Sun, 16 Sep 2012 17:01:55 PDT
Yawara stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Yawara-stick/
Yawara stick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/BSSN/FUF3H393/F8UBSSNFUF3H393.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/BSSN/FUF3H393/F8UBSSNFUF3H393.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/BSSN/FUF3H393/F8UBSSNFUF3H393.SMALL.jpg guiks The yawara is a japanese Weapon used in many martial arts, such as aikido and yawara-jitsu.It can be a very useful wepon, if used correctly.In this instructable I'll show you how to make a simple Yawara stick, with simple tools and with almost no woodworking skills.This is my first instructables, so...
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Fri, 8 May 2009 18:09:53 PDT
Mount Escape http://www.instructables.com/id/Mount-Escape/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/MMMJ/FC2BTP79/FXJMMMJFC2BTP79.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/MMMJ/FC2BTP79/FXJMMMJFC2BTP79.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/MMMJ/FC2BTP79/FXJMMMJFC2BTP79.SMALL.jpg johnnyrockstah The mount is one of the most dominating positions in fighting. This SIMPLE escape will help you defend yourself against the mounted position. There are several different mount escapes depending on your opponent's size. This is one of many escapes you can use.
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Sun, 3 Feb 2008 12:43:23 PST
Headlock Escape http://www.instructables.com/id/Headlock-Escape/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/FNU8/FC2BTOHG/F00FNU8FC2BTOHG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/FNU8/FC2BTOHG/F00FNU8FC2BTOHG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/FNU8/FC2BTOHG/F00FNU8FC2BTOHG.SMALL.jpg johnnyrockstah The headlock is a very common move used in the playground or in a bar fight. This simple escape will help you defend yourself against a headlock. There are several escapes for escaping the standing headlock (depending on your opponent's size or depending on what your opponenet is doing). This esca...
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Sun, 3 Feb 2008 00:39:14 PST