On the bench at Skab Leatherworks

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  1. werewolf won

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    That rose is amazing!
     
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    As always, your work is impeccable!

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    Some more items I have finished up or am working on lately.....

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    Front pocket of a work apron for a local chiropractor, S is meant to be a S curve of a spine.


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    Straps for the apron, used old horse tack leather


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    Forged hooks for a honey do project

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    Hooks put to use


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    Brain tanned bag that fits cell phone (this one is available for purchase)

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    Forged flower for a friend


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    Cooker in field testing phase.....

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    More testing.
     
  6. Skab

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    Forged opener with added leather accent



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    Arrow of Light plaques for Cub Scouts
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    Strike alight bag
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    Fixed a Civil War saddle fender and made another for a co worker.
     
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    Hey Scab how are the shell cases held in place on the railroad spike hooks. Thanks
     
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    friction fit. The holes are just a little smaller then the .308 cases and being brass I just hit them with a mallet until they wouldn't go in any further.
     
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  9. Skab

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    I've been slacking quite a bit on posting....Oldest boy is in Boy Scouts now, and youngest is in Cub Scouts. Which has me running all over trying to keep up. But here a few shots to show I really have been working on stuff.


    A dangler set up that is available if anyone is interested.
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    Small striker knife I made messing around
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    A game keeper bag I'm working on for @Swamp Runner
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    A forge horse head striker
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    I'm a big fan of your work - always very creative. Very nice, I like it.
     
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    Some stuff as of late

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  12. Brew-Jitsu

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    That's a lot of awesome going on. Those grills are really cool, like everything else. Great work!
     
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    Mask for a bad ass hatchet....one more to go yet




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    Finished up 4 throwing knives

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    And made up some more grills, big and small......
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    Love my grill. Awesome work as always.
     
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    IMG_4419.JPG IMG_4418.JPG IMG_4417.JPG Well I've fallen into Photobucket's ransom bull crap, and I've lost a lot of posted. Pictures, I have downloaded them all and will start reposting them slowly over time. But in the mean time here are some shots of a finished gameskeepers pouch
     
  16. Skab

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    IMG_4466.JPG IMG_4481.JPG A batch of pocket ulus I'm working on. Now ready for sheaths.
     
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    Nice Skab. Those all look great. I am loving my little ulu.
    My father in law actually wants one now. I will have to tell him about these.

    Mike
     
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    Batch of ulu knives with sheathes, a sheath for a Morseth blade and some stuff I forged.

    Ulu knives are available if interested. Will list for sale tomorrow sometime
     
  19. Skab

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    IMG_4561.JPG Started a new batch of ulu knives this evening. This time going to try a couple full tang ones.
     
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    IMG_4574.JPG Ulus coming along.
     
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    IMG_4579.JPG Handles done on the two full tangs one in maple other Osage.
     
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    Fish river ulu in progress

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    Forged pan rack for the wife

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    Folding grills with covers

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    Sheath for my Winkler is PHENOMENAL! I wish I would have gotten a sheath from you years ago.
     
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    IMG_4875.JPG IMG_4876.JPG A sheath for @rcwells Sargent Knife. More to come on this project
     
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    IMG_5067.JPG IMG_5070.JPG IMG_5071.JPG IMG_5069.JPG IMG_5073.JPG Just finished this set up
     
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    Those little folding grills are awesome.
     
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    Love the shelf. What are the dimensions?
     
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    33" long 9" tall
     
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    WOW @Skab you sure ooze talent and skill! I love the work you do!
     
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    Latest set of stacked leather awl.

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    Can I get one of those brother?
     
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    In the pic of the three the one on the far left of its for sale
     
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    That's actually the one that is sold the other two are available
     
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    Far right then?
     
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    I do sell my kit awls, 3 of these are still available

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    A couple otzi styled knives I finally finished up. One in deer bone another in spalted something or other. Next sheaths

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    Very nice!

    Did you stain the deer bone?
     
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    Kind of. Kind of a Trade secret
     
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    A couple sheaths
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    Wow always love that look! Your work always impresses me !
    Kevin
     
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    A couple I've done lately. Been swapped in general. No time to work on much.

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