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Old 06-20-2019, 10:24 PM
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Thanks everybody

I haven't looked lately but the knifemaking supply places used to sell die cut leather washers to make handles like this. They would stack up neatly and require a lot less trimming but they also wanted about 25 cents a piece for them! I can deal with the mess to save $8
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Old 06-20-2019, 10:40 PM
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I was going to mention the Estwing handles, and Matt beat me to it. If they still sell them, they are their top line model.

I have some here, I think there’s at least two hammers, and a hatchet. They used to make an axe with the leather handle too if I’m thinking right.

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