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PostSubject: latest tooled leather possibles bag    January 5th 2017, 8:48 am

Tooling on the flap done - Now to finish the strap and the edges, then a Needsfoot oil finish.....

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PostSubject: Re: latest tooled leather possibles bag    January 5th 2017, 9:34 am

Nice work! t up

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PostSubject: Re: latest tooled leather possibles bag    January 5th 2017, 12:28 pm

more progress -


This bag completes the kit for the flintlocks on the wall.

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PostSubject: Re: latest tooled leather possibles bag    January 5th 2017, 6:15 pm

That is sweet! Thanks for posting.
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PostSubject: Re: latest tooled leather possibles bag    January 5th 2017, 6:19 pm

damn nice work! I really like that flat design, a real nice dress up design.
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PostSubject: Re: latest tooled leather possibles bag    January 6th 2017, 9:37 am

Awesome tooling hawkthrower. :rtup 


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PostSubject: Re: latest tooled leather possibles bag    January 8th 2017, 9:05 am

Thank you all for your kind words - This project is still not complete I will be adding a "fringe" of spent rimfire cartridge "beads" with horse hair tassels to the flap. will post a photo when Ive got the edge work done.

Oh and here is another bit of the kit -


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PostSubject: Re: latest tooled leather possibles bag    April 15th 2017, 10:59 pm

A few more photos of the bag construction - thought it might be of interest





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PostSubject: Re: latest tooled leather possibles bag    April 16th 2017, 6:31 am

Beautiful work!
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PostSubject: Re: latest tooled leather possibles bag    April 16th 2017, 7:29 am

The double-edge dagger hiding in the case got my attention hawkthrower.  Who manufactured it?
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PostSubject: Re: latest tooled leather possibles bag    April 16th 2017, 8:26 am

Nice work!
What are the dimensions of the bag?
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PostSubject: Re: latest tooled leather possibles bag    April 17th 2017, 5:54 am

Marty, The dagger is one I found "on-line" - I'm not certain of it's providence but I think the blade might be Pakistani, It has no markings, but it is hand ground from good steel. The pommel,grip, and guard look to be parts that can be easily had and assembled.... I wish I could say "I made it" but not this one.. Oh and it's 6" blade 11" overall.....Nice size - not too big or too small.

Ron, the bag is 8-1/2"x8-1/2"x3" at the bottom tapered to 1-1/2" at the top. It is not as large as several I have but is big enough for the essentials. the strap I added is 1" wide and unadorned. It has two brass buckles so the bag can be adjusted easily to ride at a comfortable height. The buckles are set so I can remove the strap and throw the bag over the pommel of my horse's saddle. Wink

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PostSubject: Re: latest tooled leather possibles bag    April 17th 2017, 7:16 am

Thank you, Hawkthrower.
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PostSubject: Re: latest tooled leather possibles bag    April 17th 2017, 5:17 pm


Marty, Here's what that blade looks like......

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PostSubject: Re: latest tooled leather possibles bag    April 17th 2017, 7:35 pm

Is that what's called a "dirk"?

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PostSubject: Re: latest tooled leather possibles bag    April 18th 2017, 9:05 am

Bob,

This pointy thing is a dagger - a dirk is a dagger of sorts, but the shape is a bit different,
this knife might, maybe, just pass in a pinch. But I think its a bit short

Generally a dirk is a longer single or double edged blade very wide compared to length -
meant as a side arm, almost a short sword . It is too long to be a Dubh or boot knife - well more like a Scottish stocking knife Smile

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PostSubject: Re: latest tooled leather possibles bag    April 18th 2017, 9:53 am

Thanks for the clarification.

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