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  1. I helped at SDCC '08 NovallTalon's Avatar
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    Feb 7, 2008, 2:26 PM - Question for those who have made girth belts... #1

    I couldn't find the answer to this question in the tutorials, so I figured I'd go ahead and ask here.

    What oz is the leather you guys use for the backing of your girths? It's looking like 4oz leather to me, but I just cant tell. Making one for my custom and just cannot tell by the pics how think that is. Don't want to order something thats to thin!

    Thanks!

    NT
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    Feb 7, 2008, 5:42 PM - Re: Question for those who have made girth belts... #2

    this is a question for Cruzer and JD
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    Feb 8, 2008, 6:48 AM - Re: Question for those who have made girth belts... #3

    I use 2/3 oz tanned hide. I've also used 2/3 oz analine dyed hide. Basically the thickness of leather you'd find used for a leather jacket or bag would work.
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    Feb 8, 2008, 7:02 AM - Re: Question for those who have made girth belts... #4

    Nice! Thanks Cruzer, that helps a TON!
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    Feb 8, 2008, 10:07 AM - Re: Question for those who have made girth belts... #5

    i also used the same...anything thicker will result in making it too stiff to be comfortable

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