Bascinet with a Visor Hounskull
This Bascinet with a Visor Hounskull appears to be one of the most extravagant and eye-catching helmets. The mentioned helmet originates from the 14th century. Its Hounscull Visor provides good ventilation in comparison with other closed helmets. The bascinet with a Visor Hounskull has eye slits that are located near the face. Therefore, it offers effective eye protection in all circumstances without impairing visibility.
The helmet weight is 4.5-5 kg without the aventail, which is 2 kg.
Bascinet with a Visor Hounskull has top-notch quality, durability and safety because it is made of tempered steel 30HGSA. Helmet has two chin straps for best fixing helmet on head and additional foam padded stickers inside of dome in the area of the eyebrows and the back of the head.
It’s an excellent choice to use it at such events as HMB Buhurt, IMCF, SCA, Battle of the Nations, HEMA, etc.
Options for adding onto helmet:
- dome by 3mm tempered steel 30HGSA
- padded sport liner or padded liner with pelerine
- riveted chainmail aventail
- rondel on nape or 6 steel plates by 2 on shoulders and on back