Wallace Fencing Armourer course

A one day course to learn how to repair and maintain personal and club fencing equipment.

A must for all competitive fencers and new club armourers.

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The course will consist of 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 they may wish to bring and repair their own club equipment.


Course notes will include circuit diagrams, point designs, toolkit list, fault tracing routine and a list of common fault symptoms their causes and cures.


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

Course Contents


Personal Weapons

Foil

Epee

Sabre

Bodywires

Spools and ground leads

Fault tracing

We will specifically look at:


   Principles of Operation

   Maufacturer variations

   Care and maintenance

   Common fault modes

   Repairs

   Rewiring

   Assembly

   FIE Regulations