Antique Finishing Leather Parts In 14 minutes – How To

In this video I do a quick run through on finishing some Chink parts using Fiebing’s Products and olive oil… No narration just screen txt. Although I sped up some of the footage to shorten the video length, in real time this process only took about 14mins.. A very easy process resulting in a very rich and dimensional finish. Hope ya’ll enjoy. https://youtu.be/jHWyCsNsyu4

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How To Antique Finish Tooled/Stamped Leather

In this 3 episode series I go over the antique process I’ve learned to use. I’ve been asked many times how I finish my leather. The Antique finish process is fairly new to me but I’m really liking the results so I thought I would share. In this video series I reference Douglas Tools (Bob Douglas/ Douglas Saddle Co) https://www.facebook.com/DSCTools/ Hagels Slicking Solution (Sara Hagel/Hagels Cowboy Gear) – Call – (307)655-3275  Sara’s Facebook Page

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Pre-Flight Check – Some thoughts on your PRE-Ride Checklist

In this footage from the presentation I gave in Pennsylvania, I go over a few things that are important to check on your saddle and gear before you get on your horse.  A pre-RIDE checklist so to speak..  Some things to think about.  Saddle Wear Items:  Cinch Hobble Latigos Front Girth/Cinch CHECK YOUR CHICAGO SCREWS – Use Locktite or Finger Nail Polish or they almost certainly will come loose. 

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Armitas, BuckarooGear or GreatBasin Style. What’s the difference?

In this 2 part video series I discuss the differences between the BuckarooGear and GreatBasin Armitas. As you may know Custom Chinks, Chaps, and Armitas are a main-stay here at BuckarooGear. I produced these videos to help you identify the difference features and options on both styles of chinks. I know understanding the options, features, and differences will help you decide which style of custom Armitas is right for you.  Some of the topics covered:  BuckarooGear Armitas the original Belt configuration  Differences in construction on BuckarooGear vs. GreatBasin Armitas (apron/belt top) Leg Closure Step-Ins/Buckles/Clips  The design reasoning behind the GreatBasin Armitas Detail of the flap style pocket Detail of the… Read More

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BuckarooGear vs. GreatBasin Chinks, What’s the Difference?

There are several options and differences available for chinks. There are often several questions when ordering. In this 3 part video series I discuss the differences between the BuckarooGear and GreatBasin Chinks. As you may know Custom Chinks, Chaps, and Armitas are a main-stay here at BuckarooGear. I produced these videos to help you identify the difference features and options on both styles of chinks. I know understanding the options, features, and differences will help you decide which style of custom chinks is right for you. I apologize for the poor audio quality in these videos I was working with what I had at the time.  Belt Tops and Leg… Read More

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