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by tibthebear
Sat Jun 09, 2012 9:27 pm
Forum: Sources
Topic: Shoe machines
Replies: 538
Views: 29614

Re: Shoe machines

I'll give him a call,
thanks Nasser
by tibthebear
Fri Jun 08, 2012 9:16 am
Forum: Sources
Topic: Shoe machines
Replies: 538
Views: 29614

Re: Shoe machines

Okay, thanks very much guys =)
much appreciated
by tibthebear
Wed Jun 06, 2012 10:15 am
Forum: Sources
Topic: Shoe machines
Replies: 538
Views: 29614

Re: Shoe machines

<t>Hello all, <br/> <br/> I'v been looking to buy a sewing machine, in order to relief my hands and make some finer works. I have stumbled upon a Pfaff 491 (which I've read great things about on this forum) and it is being sold for 1000 dollars, is that a fair price? <br/> <br/> please let me know, ...
by tibthebear
Mon May 28, 2012 9:57 am
Forum: Techniques, Crans and Visualizations
Topic: Seeking knowledge or survey
Replies: 793
Views: 23642

Re: Seeking knowledge or survey

John, firstly, you have to bevel the edges as close to a 45 degree angle as you can. Also,You have to keep your awl at the correct angle consistently, which is much easier when your project is on a fixed and steady place. When your awl is near the exiting side slow down and look you will see the lea...
by tibthebear
Tue May 08, 2012 3:36 pm
Forum: Sources
Topic: Looking for...
Replies: 1233
Views: 37285

Re: Looking for...

Brian, Arthur

have a look in there, looks similar, I'm not sure about sizes though.

https://www.minke.de/downloads/pdf/e_werkzeuge.pdf
by tibthebear
Sat Apr 28, 2012 4:43 pm
Forum: The Boughton Faire Memorial Bazaar
Topic: New Ebay auctions
Replies: 48
Views: 7946

Re: New Ebay auctions

for the tool vultures, here is a little trick. go to www.ebay.fr and type "outil cordonnier" or "outil sellier" which means (cordwainer/saddler tools in french). Some tools are more common there such as the "crab laster". There is also less competition for bidding it seems. I suppose you can do the ...
by tibthebear
Sun Feb 26, 2012 7:30 pm
Forum: The Towne Crier
Topic: Of interest...
Replies: 410
Views: 14322

Re: Of interest...

me --> Image ----> magneto
that is awesome
by tibthebear
Tue Feb 21, 2012 9:06 am
Forum: The Registry
Topic: The Registry
Replies: 542
Views: 30661

Re: The Registry

<t>Hello everybody, <br/> <br/> My name is Tibere, currently Living in Toronto. <br/> I have been apprenticing with Nasser for several months now and can inseam and sole stitch properly, although I am still having trouble with thread making and lasting and still need to learn pattern making and a bu...