Since it is difficult for me to pull the needle through
I made a clamp that grabs the needle and I can pull the leather off
and over the sinew. I push the needle through the leather and
the needle in the clamp and step down holding the needle. This
up the sewing and saves on my hands and fingers.
I made this clamp over 35 years ago and use it all the time, as you can
The Zyliss vice has made my life easier, I have two.
Here is a razor blade attached to two boards (one not seen below), that
Adjust the boards in and out for size.
Flat boards for stretching raw hide and leather.