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    ISO: Tandy 3D Stamp set 8162-00 Floral

    I am looking for this set
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    Police Holster Dies & Sample

    would like to see what you have. jv@jvleatherworks.com
  3. I bought a hand spot setter with 2 prongs or blades to set spots. But I don't know how to use it!! Looking for video or instructions. The blades are not sharp. Help please!! Here is what i have: http://www.weaverleathersupply.com/Catalog/ItemContent.aspx?ItemNumber=8714&CatalogId=001&CatalogDetailId=43&NSM=Y
  4. I am looking for any information on a model 1917 McClellan mule riding saddle. What I need is a schematic on how the straps attach. The saddle is in Randy Steffens book Military saddles. the last drawing. If someone has restored or owns one of these, please let me know.
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    How Do I Use A Two Prong Hand Spot Setter?

    Thanks everyone!
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    How Do I Use A Two Prong Hand Spot Setter?

    Where do i get the Leather Equipment Book?
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    How Do I Use A Two Prong Hand Spot Setter?

    Thanks for the info. I should have researched the tool more before i bought it! I will find a use for it. ☺️
  8. I need to refer a customer to someone in the Silver Spring, Maryland area. Please contact me at 775-720-6927 Vicki Brown JV Leather Crafts
  9. RIP Paul Burnett, we will miss you!!

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    [CONTACT] Advertising on the site

    Could someone contct me about advertising on the site? I know you have a section that doesn't cost, but I would like to know more and how to do it. Thanks Vicki Brown Name: Vicki Brown UserName: jv leather crafts IP Address: 32.179.4.31 Email Address: vjbrown6925@yahoo.com
  11. Hi, I would like any and all tips, tricks, etc from other Leatherworkers with a Cobra 4. I sew everything from garment and upholstery weight to saddle skirting, but would appreciate any feedback from other owners. I would also like to know where to get supplies, such as colored threads, needles, at the best prices. Happy New Year all!! Vicki
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    Cobra 4 Has Landed In Texas

    Lucky!!! Mine won't be here for another 3 weeks....can't wait!
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    Rf Frazier Stuff

    Just wondering how much authentic RF Frazier stuff was worth.... Saddle, Chaps, Rifle Scabbard, cuffs, spur straps...all in great condition
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    New Mexico Leather Store

    J.V. Leather Crafts is a supplier of leather, hardware and related supplies in Taos, NM. I would love to hear from any nearby leather workers!!! We also make custom items, but would like to know other resources for our customers. Let's help each other!! Leave us amn-e-mail or visit our website www.jvleathercrafts.com
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    Sam Browne Buckle Hook

    In case you are still looking for the Sam Browne Buckles are available at http://springfieldleather.com/store/search.asp search for sam browne good luck
  16. I didn't see anyone answer your question, so here goes... once your holster or sheath is cut out, we your leather well. Wrap the gun or knife in saran wrap....it's needs to stay dry!! wrap the leather around the item where it's going to be set. put it in a vacuum sealer bag..it's a specially designed bag that let's the air out when put in the sealer. Ziplocs don't work... most vacuum sealer bags have a bumpy side and a smooth side, make sure which side you want is on the outside of the holster. put the bag in the sealer and start it...it will vacuum all the air out and compress the leather around the item. leave it about 12-24 hours to mold well..... open the bag and let it dry a bit before you take the gun out to do the finishing. Good luck
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    [CONTACT] Advertising

    I would like to know more about advertising on the site...types of ads, and the cost. Name: Vicki UserName: jv leather crafts IP Address: 67.0.21.121 Email Address: vjbrown6925@yahoo.com
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    I Need Help With An Old Tool

    Hi all! I have a customer with an antique chair the she wants replicated. I am attaching a pic of the design that i need to replicate. I need the stamps that created the design!! Any help would be appreciated!!
  19. Kevin..you have been a life saver!! Thanks

    Vicki and Jim Brown

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    Painting Lesson 101

    Paul, You have been my inspiration to carve and color leather!!! You sent me the revised duck picture a couple of years ago!! My husband and I opened a leather and craft supply in Taos, NM this last May!!! Thanks for all of the training!!!
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    I Need Help With An Old Tool

    Thanks!!! Thank you for the info! I will check into that!!
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    Antique Leather Tools

    I have a customer with antique french chairs. She wants to match the stamping . Unfortunately I have never seen these stamps. See attachment.. can anyone tell me where to find these?
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    Looking For Very Thin Goat Leather For Book Binding

    Thank you for the information..have a great day! Thank you for the information..have a great day! I have enquired for prices and information. Thank you for your help
  24. Hi, I have a store in Taos New Mexico and one of my customers needs very thin goat leather for binding books. It has to be a certain tannage to work for her. Can anyone help me find this?
  25. thank you for the welcome!!