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Hylander

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PostSubject: Leather Supply ?   Leather Supply ? EmptyOctober 17th 2018, 10:11 pm

So I would like to try my hand at making a possibles bag  and a few other items.
No experience at all with leather working.
First is where to get some leather ?
I have looked a bit and it is very expensive, seems it would cost me more for just the leather alone to make a bag than to buy them already made.
I live close to a Tandy's, but again super expensive.

Also what type of leather and weight for a possibles bag.
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Location : Boncarbo,Colorado
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PostSubject: Re: Leather Supply ?   Leather Supply ? EmptyOctober 18th 2018, 1:34 am

I have some lamb hides that I could sell cheap. $5ea a hide + shipping. They are butter soft and 2oz weight. I made a bag out of one hide along with some ball bags and its a great leather. 4 to 6 sq ft.
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Hylander

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PostSubject: Re: Leather Supply ?   Leather Supply ? EmptyOctober 18th 2018, 2:03 pm

@FrontierGander wrote:
I have some lamb hides that I could sell cheap. $5ea a hide + shipping. They are butter soft and 2oz weight. I made a bag out of one hide along with some ball bags and its a great leather. 4 to 6 sq ft.

Thanks,
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Hermit

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PostSubject: Re: Leather Supply ?   Leather Supply ? EmptyOctober 31st 2018, 7:54 pm

Howdy:

Got any of those lamb hides left?
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PostSubject: Re: Leather Supply ?   Leather Supply ? EmptyOctober 31st 2018, 7:57 pm

I'll take a look at what I had.
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Hermit

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PostSubject: Re: Leather Supply ?   Leather Supply ? EmptyOctober 31st 2018, 8:07 pm

Thanks. New here, by the way, so nice to meet you fellas.
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PostSubject: Re: Leather Supply ?   Leather Supply ? EmptyNovember 4th 2018, 9:34 am

@FrontierGander wrote:
I have some lamb hides that I could sell cheap. $5ea a hide + shipping. They are butter soft and 2oz weight. I made a bag out of one hide along with some ball bags and its a great leather. 4 to 6 sq ft.

Send me two hides Jonathan.

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PostSubject: Re: Leather Supply ?   Leather Supply ? EmptyNovember 5th 2018, 5:34 pm

@Hermit wrote:
Howdy:

Got any of those lamb hides left?

I got 4 left after I send 2 to Buck.

If you are interested they are $5 each + shipping.
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Hermit

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Age : 51
Location : Tennessee
Registration date : 2018-09-18

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PostSubject: Re: Leather Supply ?   Leather Supply ? EmptyNovember 13th 2018, 8:19 am

Yes and thanks, that is if you still have them. Let me know what to do next and we will wrap it up. Thanks again.
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