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    Leather burnisher

    Hi Ken! It's been a while. A baker's dozen...

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    Link source: https://knoba.wordpress.com/2015/06/...her-burnisher/

    Thanks Ken!
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    Hello knoba, looks like you've been busy! I had some sort of buffer in mind when I saw the title. Am not sure how this works...
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    Hey, DIYer!

    Hope you're well!

    After cutting a piece of leather it has angular edges. This can be undesirable in items like belts. Running an edge beveller will add a nice chamfer, but the burnisher can then run repeatedly down the edge, in a suitably sized groove, to round over the edge and take off any whisps that remain.

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    Wow, busy man, knoba! We'll get all of these tools added for Monday

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    Thanks Jon!

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    Thanks knoba! I've added your Leather Burnisher to our Leathercraft category, as well as to your builder page: knoba's Homemade Tools. Your receipt:



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