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11528Re: [medieval-leather] Re: Leather dying/aging problem: down, dirty, quick

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  • Shawn Zoladz
    May 3 7:34 PM
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      No tone was meant. My apologies if it was taken the wrong way. I was just offering a warning.

      -Shawn W. Zoladz



      Major Productions, High Quality, Hand Made Leather Goods.

      --- On Mon, 5/3/10, Diane Sawyer Dooley <tasha_medvedeva@...> wrote:

      From: Diane Sawyer Dooley <tasha_medvedeva@...>
      Subject: Re: [medieval-leather] Re: Leather dying/aging problem: down, dirty, quick
      To: medieval-leather@yahoogroups.com
      Date: Monday, May 3, 2010, 6:58 PM







       









      Was the arch tone *really* necessary?



      Tasha



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      >From: Shawn Zoladz <the_major@sbcglobal .net>

      >To: medieval-leather@ yahoogroups. com

      >Sent: Mon, May 3, 2010 7:18:37 PM

      >Subject: Re: [medieval-leather] Re: Leather dying/aging problem: down, dirty, quick

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      >Motor Oil? Please advise on which "saddler" uses motor oil on their saddles.

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      >>Motor oil has a high sulfur content, sulfur degrades leather. Motor oil also attacks most cotton and poly thread.

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      >>So why would you use motor oil again? To degrade a $5000-$15,000 saddle.

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      >>-Shawn W. Zoladz

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      >>Major Productions, High Quality, Fine Leather Goods.

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      >>--- On Mon, 5/3/10, Ron McKenna <mckron@shaw. ca> wrote:

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      >>From: Ron McKenna <mckron@shaw. ca>

      >>Subject: Re: [medieval-leather] Re: Leather dying/aging problem: down, dirty, quick

      >>To: medieval-leather@ yahoogroups. com

      >>Date: Monday, May 3, 2010, 4:39 PM

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      >>I've had really good luck with tea. Several tea bags in water and give the pieces a tea bath. Never did it with garment weight leathers though.

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      >>Haven't tried motor-oil. Have to try that!

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      >>Nathanial

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      >>----- Original Message -----

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      >>From: Diane Sawyer Dooley

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      >>To: medieval-leather@ yahoogroups. com

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      >>Sent: Monday, May 03, 2010 2:46 PM

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      >>Subject: Re: [medieval-leather] Re: Leather dying/aging problem: down, dirty, quick

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      >>New, as far as I recall.

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      >>Tasha

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      >>>From: Timothy Park <park.ta@gmail. com>

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      >>>To: medieval-leather@ yahoogroups. com

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      >>>Sent: Mon, May 3, 2010 3:16:20 PM

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      >>>Subject: Re: [medieval-leather] Re: Leather dying/aging problem: down, dirty, quick

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      >>>used so you get the gunk in?

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      >>>>Or just straight.

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      >>>>On 5/3/2010 1:57 PM, tasha_medvedeva wrote:

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      >>>>> Motor oil. Saddlers use it all the time.

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      >>>>> Tasha

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      >>>>> --- In medieval-leather@ yahoogroups. com

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      >>>>> <mailto:medieval- leather%40yahoog roups.com> , Timothy Park

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      >>>>> <park.ta@... > wrote:

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      >>>>> > I need a method to quickly darken or age leather leggings.

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