Step-by-step 1

What do you need?
What do you need?
use a steel axle with hole
use a steel axle with hole
start in the hole
start in the hole
make a spiral
make a spiral
beware! hold that spring
beware! hold that spring
cut the spiral
cut the spiral
spirals
spirals
cut loose rings
cut loose rings
make chain links 4 in 1
make chain links 4 in 1
make chains
make chains
braid patches
braid patches
braid 8 in 2
braid 8 in 2
braid 8 in 2
braid 8 in 2
braid japanese
braid japanese
braid with tweezers
braid with tweezers
What do you need?
use a steel axle with hole
start in the hole
make a spiral
beware! hold that spring
cut the spiral
spirals
cut loose rings
make chain links 4 in 1
make chains
braid patches
braid 8 in 2
braid 8 in 2
braid japanese
braid with tweezers

In a few steps towards a coat of mail. The required tools. A vice, pliers, axes and wire. Make rings by first twisting spirals around an axis. Cut the spring to rings and then braid patches. Patches can be the basis for a weather chainmail or chainmail hood.