Weaver Leather Supply

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    Mount Hope, Ohio

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  1. 4" Seamless Roller Buckle

    Weaver has them. http://www.weaverleathersupply.com/catalog/item-detail/482/001/164 These are seamless rollers, and we have the 2 prong option in 4" as well. Let me know if you have questions.
  2. Leather show 2017

    Prescott in Feb or March (Southwest Leatherworkers) and Sheridan in May (Rocky Mountain Leather Show) are both put on by Leathercrafters Journal. They do a great job and are both good shows. There is also the Boot and Saddle Makers Show in Wichita Falls, TX in Oct, and the Pendleton show in November. I have never been to Pendleton, we do the Wichita Falls show every year. It is also a good show. Leathercrafters Journal was doing a show in Europe in Firminy France, but I believe that show is on hold until they find a new location.
  3. Best of various types of finished edges

    Don't use the Gum Trag before any kind of dye or paint, it will normally pretty much seal the edges and dye will not penetrate and a paint will not adhere. I would follow Matt's advice, slick with water first. If you want to dye the edge do it at this point. Then you can burnish again...either with water or at this point if you want to use a compound for a glossier edge you could. Do some searches on here you will find many techniques to finishing edges...find one you like and stick with it. Some use bees wax, some use the saddle soap bar, some use gum trag. Play around some and see what you like.
  4. Made in USA Suede and Bark Tanned sheepswool?

    Weaver has US tanned suede in a large variety of colors, as well as natural and golden shearlings/sheepskin. PM me your address for a catalog if you don't have one and i will send one out to you. Thank you
  5. Leather crafting book/manual recommendations

    Jang, We have started putting together a series of tutorials that are getting really good reviews online. Check out Chuck Dorsett in his videos here. http://www.weaverleathersupply.com/learn/master-your-leathercraft There are multiple videos with specific tutorials on individual projects as well as numerous videos focusing on one tool or method. I think many of these would benefit you. Thanks for checking them out!
  6. Weaver Leather Consignment Auction 2017

    Also, if you are a football guy you might want to schedule an extra day and check out the Pro Football Hall of Fame, its only about 45 minutes away from Weaver.
  7. Weaver Leather Consignment Auction 2017

    I just made another post in another sub-forum with the brochure and the early consignment listing and a little additional info. Here they are again. Any other specific questions let me know. 2017 Consignment Listing.pdf
  8. ELeBlanc, you are correct. You can put a reserve on your items, but commission is paid on no sales up to $200. I have attached a couple files of our auction brochure, and the early consignment list. I hope they all work here. Had some issues with file sizes. As far as the outside auction Weaver is basically just the host for the auction. Paul Z Martin, Martin Auctioneers conduct the auction. We have a cash and carry discount on inside sales and have most of our machinery setup for demos inside as well. Its a 2 day auction, mainly selling leather most of the day on Wednesday and getting into the hand tools in the afternoon, and then continuing with hand tools and getting into the machinery and equipment on the second day. We also have tours of our facility running both days. Any other specific questions let me know. Note the link to open pdf below images. 2017 Consignment Listing.pdf
  9. Need Glove Snap Samples

    Are you looking for the line 20 (Dot or similar) snaps? Or something else?
  10. Weaver Leather Craft Supply Videos

    Weaver Leather would like to introduce our Leather Craft Expert Chuck Dorsett, with Weaver Leather Craft Supply. From step by step instructions on projects for crafters of all skill levels to tool tutorials that help you discover new and creative ways to use your tools. Chuck has something for you in this breakout series of video tutorials! Check out the links below and let us know what you think. To learn more about Chuck, please visit the following link: http://www.weaverleathersupply.com/learn/about-chuck-dorsett For some educational videos with Chuck, containing plenty of tips and tutorials on mastering your leathercraft, please visit the following link: http://www.weaverleathersupply.com/learn/master-your-leathercraft We hope you enjoy Chuck and his videos.
  11. Need Sleigh Bells

    TomG, let me know if i can help. We should have what you are looking for. My direct line is 330-521-7592 or send me an email at dustint@weaverleather.com I can send you some samples if needed.
  12. Leather glue

    Weaver sells the exact same red can with brush. Retail site www.weaverleathersupply.com and the item # is 65-6075, you can put that in the search field to pull it up. This is also available in our wholesale catalog.
  13. Flesh side of veg tan leather like stiff sandpaper. Normal?

    Hermann Oak natural veg will be fairly firm. The back sounds like a typical dry-split piece of leather. Shaggyness is normally loose flesh which is also not desirable in a good piece of leather. What are you planning to make with it? If you are going to be doing any tooling or carving you want that firmness to accept nice crisp stamping. The finished piece will soften up some if you oil it and with use.
  14. Weaver Strap Edgers

    Both the 4 blade and 2 blade model come standard with #2 blades, but you can request another size when you order it and we will accommodate switching them out. We have sizes 0, 1, 2, and 3, similar to your standard hand edger sizes. If you have any other specific questions on either machine, let me know and I will be glad to help.
  15. what is it I cant use on a side?

    We have 3/4oz drum dyed Chahin English Bridle. Nothing in strap/tooling in that weight dyed however.