Baldur's Gate II Equipment Database: Search Results
Splint Mail Code: CHAN04
Category: Armor (Splint Mail) Value: 80
Lore Req to ID: 0 Weight: 40

Armor Class: 4 (3 vs. piercing and missile, 2 vs. crushing)

Requires: 8 Strength

Splint mail is a variant of banded mail in which the metal strips are applied vertically to the backing of chain, leather, or cloth rather than horizontally as in banded mail. Since the body does not swivel in mid-torso as much as it flexes back to front, splint mail is more restrictive in battle.