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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 03-08-2006, 09:11 PM Thread Starter
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Leather Tech...

On history channel right now...pretty interesting to see how they made and make the stuff that saves our own skin.

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Cool stuff, but not one mention of race leathers

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Yea...i thought they would for sure at least mention it...i'm sitting there trying to figure which of the three drying methods they would use on race leathers...hmmmm, rough 'n tough use, i'm gonna say that one where they slap it on a piece of glass and mash it

Still, pretty cool stuff.

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I watched that.....and didn't even fall asleep....a first My wife was impressed Usually takes me all of 5 minutes in front of the TV to nod off I really like the ancient way of making buck skin, that was very cool.

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i watched min at 3am i think.

i didn't understand how they got blue cows
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i watched min at 3am i think.

i didn't understand how they got blue cows
I think the proper name was "wet blue"

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