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BIG Collection of Primitive Moose/Antler/Copper Knapping Tools (topic)
I guess it's a familiar story- I've been acquiring these tools for years. Hardly ever use them anymore. I still do knap, but primarily just do my own hunting arrowheads anymore, I've already set aside the tools I want to keep for that. I...
Flintknapping Trade Blanket ARCHIVE

DarthAries

05/01/13 5:48 AM
Re: Brain Tan Buckskin for Sale ~ 2 skins (reply)
Hi, is the deerhide still available? Is it pretty soft? Thick? I'm looking for some good soft, thick braintan particularly for clothing/moccs which is why I'm asking. Do you have or are you tanning any more as well? Let me know, I am...
Trade Blanket Archive

DarthAries

03/20/12 11:17 PM
Re: Want to Trade- Bear Femur / Leg Bone for Straight Crown Elk Knife Handle/s (reply)
Thanks guys. Think I got it figured out now.
Trade Blanket Archive

DarthAries

03/01/12 11:16 AM
Re: Want to Trade- Bear Femur / Leg Bone for Straight Crown Elk Knife Handle/s (reply)
I don't know whats going on, haven't posted anything in awhile, now I can't figure out how to post text & pictures. Hmm...Well, I would have just deleted it till I figure out why but since I can't I don't want to leave a dead link for...
Trade Blanket Archive

DarthAries

02/11/12 9:50 AM
Re: Want to Trade- Bear Femur / Leg Bone for Straight Crown Elk Knife Handle/s (reply)
Have a Beautiful Right Bear Femur Leg bone. Measures about 13", in excellent shape. Big Black Bear. Was never quite sure what to do with it. I'm hoping to find and really in need of something very particular: A piece or two of some DEAD...
Trade Blanket Archive

DarthAries

02/11/12 9:46 AM
Want to Trade- Bear Femur / Leg Bone for Straight Crown Elk Knife Handle/s (topic)
Trade Blanket Archive

DarthAries

02/11/12 9:39 AM
Re: Beads and Quills (reply)
I have some seed beads you might be interested in- Lavender, Blue, yellow Green, White, Orange and White Heart seed Beads... Apparently I dont know how to post it here. It's in my Trade Items folder if you wish to view an image.
Trade Blanket Archive

DarthAries

02/11/12 9:00 AM
Re: Looking for carving stone (reply)
I have loads of granite colored soapstone, really great to carve. Would be willing to give you a really good deal on as much as you want, or always into trades.
Trade Blanket Archive

DarthAries

01/31/12 2:54 PM
Re: 4 Great FlintKnapping Books for Trade (reply)
My sincerest apologies to everyone. These past several weeks have just dumped an almost comically absurd amount of never-ending tragedy upon my doorstep. And, as no definitive trade/obligation was set yet, this offer just got completely...
Trade Blanket Archive

DarthAries

03/06/11 9:57 AM
4 Great FlintKnapping Books for Trade (topic)
Up for Trade- Four Incredible Books/Scholastic Journals on Flintknapping. These were once owned by a local knapper that passed on several years ago. As they were given to me because I was a novice knapper, now that I am through...
Trade Blanket Archive

DarthAries

02/03/11 6:38 AM
Finally finished my Cohea Rawhide Sheath (topic)
I've had the knife over a year now, and said I was going to make a rawhide sheath for it...finally did. I spoke to Mr. Cohea awhile back on the phone- great guy, I was going to have him go ahead and make me a custom one, because I...
Bladesmithing/Knifemaking Archive 1

DarthAries

01/06/11 12:17 PM
Iron Buckles (topic)
Hello, I was wondering if any of you ironworkers might be able and willing to hammer out some simple, really rustic (hammer marks, irregularities) 1 1/4" to 1 1/2" buckles and rings to fit straps to a couple of blackpowder shot pouches...
Forge & Foundry Archive 1

DarthAries

11/23/10 11:40 AM
Iron Buckles (topic)
Hello, I was wondering if any of you ironworkers might be able and willing to hammer out some simple, really rustic (hammer marks, irregularities) 1 1/4" to 1 1/2" buckles and rings to fit straps to a couple of blackpowder shot pouches...
Forge & Foundry

DarthAries

11/23/10 11:40 AM
Re: "Primo" River Cane Arrows for sale ! (reply)
What are the rest of the materials used? Hide/pitch glue? Real sinew? Ect...Very curious.
Trade Blanket Archive

DarthAries

10/23/10 8:06 AM
68# Yew Recurve Bow for Trade (topic)
I was just looking through my old posts, and having just moved yet again, remembered that I still have this particular bow just sitting around, not being used/shot/loved as much as I hope it could be somewhere else. Below are all the...
Trade Blanket Archive

DarthAries

07/02/10 9:46 AM
Re: Modified Kit Mocs (how to make quick, cheap, functional moccasins) (reply)
Nice info. I too have done the same since I was a kid. Once I needed replacements though, I just used the leather pieces as a pattern and made my own out of braintan....have been doing so ever since. I see someone else hates that foam...
Tutorial Section - Leather/Hides/Tanning

DarthAries

06/20/10 11:15 PM
A more primitive variation on the already primitive Bone Needle (topic)
I posted a response over in the Trade Blanket section just now regarding something I learned with making bone needles, and I thought it might fare well over here as it's own post in the general leatherwork section. I have always felt...
Tutorial Section - Leather/Hides/Tanning

DarthAries

06/13/10 8:22 AM
Re: Bone needles (reply)
If constructing bone needles using only primitive (i.e. stone) tools- and without requiring the use of the advanced construction of a stone-tipped drill, one technique that I almost never see or hear of is to NOT drill a hole for the...
Trade Blanket Archive

DarthAries

06/13/10 8:14 AM
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