Identity Leathercraft

Natural Veg Tan Cowhide Side

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Natural Veg Tan Cowhide Side

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  • SKU: IDL-1011-01
  • Brand: Identity Leathercraft
  • Type: The Leather Room
  • Availability: In Stock

Vegetable tanned cowhide side leather. Sold from as little as 10 square feet, generally sizing approximately 120cm x 76cm (48" x 30") bottom end with middle/top ends more square-ish.

This leather can be used to make cases, bags and handbags, bike panniers, tool roll holders, belts, general leathergoods, quivers, knife sheaths, shoes, scabbards, saddles, book covers, clothing, furniture, sculpture and moulding and much more.

This leather will have some surface markings in places, the odd small scar, branding marks, an occasional hole maybe apparent near edges, however when sending out we would ensure any markings were minimal.

The leather can be dyed or stained and has excellent properties for carving/tooling and embossing.

Whole sides will be approximately 25-27 square feet.  PLEASE NOTE: SIDE WEIGHTS 3.2-3.6 and 3.6-4.0mm are approximately 23-25sf WHOLE SIDES. 

Guide to thicknesses:

0.8-1.2mm 2-3oz.
1.2-1.6mm 3-4oz.
1.8-2.0mm 4-5oz.
2.0-2.4mm 5-6oz.
2.4-2.8mm 6-7.5oz.
2.8-3.2mm 7-8oz.
3.2-3.6mm 8-9oz.
3.6-4.0mm 9-10oz.



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