Question on leather


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Trekbike
December 17, 2008, 09:47 PM
What do holster makers put on the joined edges of leather to "harden" and smooth out the edges?

I've got a holster that has a raw edge that I would like to "harden".

David

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Fractal X
December 21, 2008, 08:41 PM
To burnish the edge of the leather you need a burnishing bone and some Gum Tragacanth (See links below).

http://www.tandyleatherfactory.com/products.asp?number=8116-00

http://www.tandyleatherfactory.com/products.asp?number=2620-01

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