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It's not an expedition to the land before time. It's just a drive to the next county, along with lots of other people. The police and highway patrol are around if you get stuck or break down. The crocodiles and alligators are...
Depending on what I'm sewing, I've used both the awl with a spool of thread or two needles. Both ways seem to come out better when I use an over stitch wheel. Check the Tandy website. They don't cost too much. There's also a book called "The Art of Hand Sewing Leather" by Al Stohlman which will...
Having worked the night shift for most of he past 20 years, I also go to the local gun range on week days. Some days, I have it all to myself. Other days, I shoot with the older, long time shooters. Amazing, the things you can learn from some of them.