The newest design for FanWar LARP weaponry is all about the camp mat foam. It is durable, inexpensive, and easy to find. I have completely remade my entire armory twice over using the new camp mat foam designs and they are now tried and true. Thus, many of the designs on these pages are out of date and less effective. I suggest using the camp mat foam design at it is safer, easier, less toxic, and cheaper. Here is a link to get you started
You can watch the rest of these video if you click above on the Videos link and go to More Building Videos
If your really serious and want some amazing stuff you could try buying what you need from the LRP Store.
What you will need- (*Red indicates only needed for Modular Style Weapons)