Women’s model of Axel Pettersson Fencing jacket is a product designed on a base of a male version which was created with a help and suggestions of Axel Pettersson, also (“Gothenburg Historical Fencing School” in particular), to serve needs of historical fencing in a best possible way. Noticing growing group of ladies within HEMA community along with growing popularity of this Jacket model we decided to redesign it in a best way to be suitable for ladies anatomical shape.
To increase the protection level jacket has thick layers on the chest, ribs, shoulders and elbows. The construction consist layers such us: outer layer (made of durable cotton fabric), amortization layer and inside lining (same colour as outer).
All the examples of Woman’s Axel Pettersson jacket are equipped with new, stronger zipper YKK with durability of 90kg/cm. It’s “reverse” type which helps to prevent from accidental hooking it with the weapon when fighting.
Women’s Axel Pettersson Fencing Jacket V1.1 (07/2014)
Outher fabric has been changed to obtain higher resistance. Basis weight of the fabric is now minimum 750g/m2.