FightingArts Estore
Pressure Points
From a medical professional, straight facts on where and how to hit that can save your life.
Stretching
Limber or not, anyone can add height and speed to their kicks with this method.
Calligraphy
For yourself or as a gift, calligraphy is special, unique and lasting.
Karate Uniforms
Look your best. Max snap. low cost & superior crafted: “Peak Performance Gold” 16 oz uniforms.

MOTOBU
Classic book translation. Hard to find. Not in stores.
Who's Online
0 registered (), 94 Guests and 4 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Newest Members
spy56, Maria_Scott, premg, angellily, sohrab
23067 Registered Users
Top Posters (30 Days)
futsaowingchun 7
Nikei 4
cxt 2
Jeff_G 1
December
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
New Topics
inside and outside Pak Sao Drill
by futsaowingchun
Yesterday at 12:13 PM
Step and punch Drills
by futsaowingchun
Yesterday at 11:54 AM
Siu Lin Tau- Wing Chun 1st form
by futsaowingchun
Yesterday at 11:43 AM
Student and Teacher Chi Sao
by futsaowingchun
11/21/16 08:02 AM
MCM Wing Chun 6.5 Point Pole Form
by futsaowingchun
11/21/16 07:58 AM
How to master your Chi Sao
by futsaowingchun
10/24/16 11:00 PM
Hong Kong Kun Fu Inheritor- Southern Praying Manti
by Master_Chow
08/03/16 11:38 AM
Hello! Newbie looking for pointers!
by CristinaLlorens
02/23/16 09:00 AM
What Can We Do?????
by cxt
06/06/13 11:36 AM
Recent Posts
inside and outside Pak Sao Drill
by futsaowingchun
Yesterday at 12:13 PM
Step and punch Drills
by futsaowingchun
Yesterday at 11:54 AM
Siu Lin Tau- Wing Chun 1st form
by futsaowingchun
Yesterday at 11:43 AM
How to master your Chi Sao
by futsaowingchun
Yesterday at 11:29 AM
Hong Kong Kun Fu Inheritor- Southern Praying Manti
by Nikei
11/28/16 11:11 AM
Hello! Newbie looking for pointers!
by Jeff_G
11/26/16 08:45 PM
Student and Teacher Chi Sao
by futsaowingchun
11/21/16 08:02 AM
MCM Wing Chun 6.5 Point Pole Form
by futsaowingchun
11/21/16 07:58 AM
Forum Stats
23067 Members
36 Forums
35665 Topics
432679 Posts

Max Online: 424 @ 09/24/13 10:38 PM
Topic Options
#321362 - 02/08/07 09:46 PM Advice on purchasing MT Equipment
Loden Offline
Stranger

Registered: 02/05/07
Posts: 4
I am currently looking at a website called muaythaiart.com (I am not advertising for this sight in anyway), basically, they look pretty reputable and are out of Thailand. Now, my question comes in the form of what size gloves, in ounces are standard in MT. I want to buy a pair for training purposes but I have no clue what to order.
Any help would be greatly appreciated.

- Loden

Top
#321363 - 02/08/07 11:55 PM Re: Advice on purchasing MT Equipment [Re: Loden]
Taison Offline
The Forum Dragon
Professional Poster

Registered: 09/06/05
Posts: 3629
Loc: BKK, Thailand
The standard Oz for MT gloves is 10 Oz if you're following the standard of Lumphini.

Twins is very reputable distributor of MT equipment. I'd really recommend their shin guards and groin protectors. Mine's a bit old but it's still "nice and dandy". If you're going with Thai made gloves, get the ones from FBT, they're better. Twins have a reputation of cutting more than the FBT ones (I was hitting the sandbag with my twins gloves, and I saw cuts on the sandbag and on the gloves. Too much friction).

There are some american brands you can order, ask WildBill. I think Fairtex should be a good brand.

-Taison out
_________________________
I got two fists.. Don't make me use my head as well!

Top


Moderator:  Cord, MattJ, Reiki, Taison 




Action Ads
1.5 Million Plus Page Views
Monthly
Only $89
Details

Stun Guns
Variety of stun gun devices for your protection

Buy Pepper Spray
Worry about your family when you’re not around? Visit us today to protect everything you value.

Koryu.com
Accurate information on the ancient martial traditions of the Japanese samurai

C2 Taser
Protect yourself and loved ones from CRIME with the latest C2 Taser citizen model. Very effective.

 

 



Unbreakable Unbrella

krav maga