Custom GreatBasin Chinks Info

BuckarooGear specializes in custom Chinks, Chaps & Armitas. We have many different styles and options.  This page is in place to discuss the specific options, and choices available with Custom Great Basin Chinks. 
Important Links: Custom GreatBasin Chinks Order Page (will open in a new tab/window) Custom Chinks/Chaps/Armitas Deposit Only Page How to Measure Video BuckarooGear Leggins Landing Page (Info on all different Styles of Leggins We Make)  GreatBasin Chinks Gallery Page Chap Hide Color Samples Page Tooling And Stamping Examples Page Base Price Includes Options Stamping Examples Base Price Includes Our Great Basin Chinks are a cross between our BuckarooGear Chinks and the Popular BuckarooGear Armitas. Made with a unique narrow and non-restricting belt top style and extra long square cut fringe patterned from our Armita styling, these Great Basin chinks offer the best of both worlds. Our chinks are made with your choice of color in glovey soft cow hide. The glovey soft cow hide is essential upholstery hide and widely prefered because it is comfortable and form fitting.  Base Price Chinks Include:
  • Your Choice of Step in, 2 straps that buckle around the leg with 1/2″ roller buckles -or- 2 straps with Clips and D rings that fasten around the leg.
  • Fully stamped chink tops (yokes) and leg plates. Your choice of stamping several choices available. See stamping samples below
  • These chinks will fasten around the waste with a buckle belt on the back. This belt is lined with matching color soft chap leather and sewn. A roller buckle placed on the left side.
  • The Front is fastened with a tie string (thin leather thong) You may upgrade to a small buckle belt.
  • Floral Chicago screws on the leg plates. (we have 3 choices of concho add-ons)
  • Long fringe.
Xtra Large or Oversize Orders will be subject to an Up-charge Our “Great Basin” chinks are very functional and stylish. Since we make these here in our shop possibilities are endless, contact us if you have a special request. Please Read below for a listing of options and further description. Several examples of our work below. Options Fit We believe that fringe should extend to just short of the top of your boot, we use the out-seam (length) measurement to achieve this. If you would like your fringe to fall shorter on your leg please provide us with a shorter out-seam measurement. Tooling/Stamping & Strap Leather Only the best is used on the tooled belt tops, leg plates and back belts. 10/12 oz. American Tanned Skirting Leather is the #1 Choice. Chap Leather For warmer climates most prefer the lighter weight glove soft hide. Weight may vary between 3.5 to 4.5oz. For those in colder climates we can get heavier weighted leather with the same glovey feel, this leather falls in the 5 – 6oz. weight range. Please Specify Below. Colors Generally we build most of our chinks in traditional colors, such as Butter/Tan, Chocolate (Dark Brown), Cream, Tobacco (Brown/Clay). Click Here For Color Samples. Due to the hide market color availability may vary and is subject to change.  We’re also happy to send you samples of colors we currently have available. Although; a wide variety of other colors are also available upon request; these colors may require an additional charge. Please Specify Below. Customization & Addons. Back Belt– You have the option of adding a laced in tooled belt, (tooled to match the chink tops and leg plates). (1-1/4″ strap belt with roller buckle included in base price). Front Belt- Ad a doubled and sewn 1/2″ belt and roller buckle. (tie string and grommets included in base price) Chink Tops- You have your choice of Three styles of chink tops (see pictures below). Leg Plates- You have your choice of three styles of leg plates (see pictures below). Leather Tooling/Stamping- the Base Price includes Fully stamped tops & leg plates. Choices of stamping includes, several types of basket stamping, geometric, or crazy stamping. You may also upgrade Basket Stamp w/Corner   Conchos- The base price includes floral Chicago screws, however you may upgrade to:
  • Antiqued nickel silver conchos
  • Hand engraved silver overlaid conchos
Pocket- You may choose to add a pocket to the right or left leg for an additional cost. Custom Brands, or initials. The Very Popular Two toned fringe, Sewn on Fringe, and the Punched and Sewn Fringe Line Boarder, with accents also available please contact us for price quotes.

Leg Plate Style 1 Best for use with the step-in option. Leg Plate Style 2 Leg Plate Style 3
Stamping Examples
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