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HI Bowie Gator Pants

Discussion in 'Sheaths & Such' started by pugs75, May 24, 2019.

  1. pugs75

    pugs75 Gold Member Gold Member

    Oct 21, 2009
    Hey All,
    Just finished up this sheath for a friend, it is a beast of a blade for sure. He wanted it done in gator, and did not want an inlay but the whole front in gator hide. I used a piece from a locally harvested gator, he also wanted leg tie downs and a d-ring type belt attachment. Been doing the d-ring for a bit, it give larger blades some movement when working or walking. The gator was tanned in its natural color and man it tough stuff. He was very happy when it came home.
    Hope ya like it.
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  2. rtmind

    rtmind

    106
    Mar 8, 2013
    Man that looks good. the color of the alligator makes it look distressed and very much like the beast of a knife it holds. you should be proud of that one.
    rtmind/randy
     
  3. claude scott

    claude scott making custom sheaths Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    298
    Feb 28, 2011
    Like the gator goes well with the knife
     
  4. ANovinc

    ANovinc Gold Member Gold Member

    403
    Sep 21, 2016
    Love it.! Thanks for sharing.
     
  5. Horsewright

    Horsewright KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Oct 4, 2011
    Great job, suitable for the knife as Claude mentioned.
     
  6. akguy59

    akguy59

    32
    Aug 19, 2017
    That does look great. The gator really does match the knife quite well. Semper Fi brother
     
  7. pugs75

    pugs75 Gold Member Gold Member

    Oct 21, 2009
    Thank you all very much.
    Semper FI Akguy
     
  8. Tomahawkdick.

    Tomahawkdick.

    15
    Feb 15, 2019
    He should have been pleased, what a great job you did.:):)
     

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