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Swamp Rat .........but still cool (sheath content)

Discussion in 'Busse Combat Knives' started by David Brown, Sep 11, 2019.

  1. David Brown

    David Brown Kydex Sheath and Holster Artist :) Moderator Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Jun 4, 2001
    Hi Everybody,

    Made this today, thought it looked cool..........maybe ?

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  2. David Brown

    David Brown Kydex Sheath and Holster Artist :) Moderator Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Jun 4, 2001
    Sorry Mr Ray

     
  3. Baron83

    Baron83 Gold Member Gold Member

    137
    Aug 7, 2017
    Looks awesome, brother.
     
  4. Briandt3

    Briandt3 Gold Member Gold Member

    404
    Dec 29, 2018
    Outstanding :thumbsup:
     
  5. lmcq784

    lmcq784

    356
    Feb 5, 2010
    Beautiful rayskin! Well-done, very classy!
     
  6. StoneAndSteel

    StoneAndSteel Gold Member Gold Member

    147
    Feb 24, 2019
    That is gorgeous. Stingray and alligator are easily my favorite leathers. Well done!
     
  7. Private Klink

    Private Klink Gold Member Gold Member

    May 30, 2017
    Definitely cool Dave!:cool::thumbsup:
     
  8. duramax

    duramax KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Nov 29, 2012
    That’s pretty slick looking !!!! Very nice !
     
  9. Aias

    Aias

    Aug 1, 2012
    wicked, in a very subtle way
     
  10. Kenneth F Huls

    Kenneth F Huls Gold Member Gold Member

    399
    Jul 11, 2012
    Beautiful,David! SO, IS it actually same'? or is it a same' lookalike, like some of your other leather lookalikes? Or a hybrid? If it is Kydex with that look, well, I am IN! And if it is actually same', then will it be a regular offering and is it a hybrid - cover on Kydex? Deets, please!
     
  11. d762nato

    d762nato Gold Member Gold Member

    Dec 16, 2009
    That's one great looking sheath. :thumbsup:
     
  12. RobStanley

    RobStanley Platinum Member Platinum Member

    Dec 27, 2006
    Is this real ray skin or faux ray skin? Looks fantastic either way!
     
  13. ipal

    ipal

    210
    May 5, 2009
    i like it...kydex has never been this classy :thumbsup::thumbsup:
     
  14. David Brown

    David Brown Kydex Sheath and Holster Artist :) Moderator Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Jun 4, 2001
    Thank you all very very much

     
  15. David Brown

    David Brown Kydex Sheath and Holster Artist :) Moderator Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Jun 4, 2001
    100% real ray skin and man is it expensive.
    Oh and kind of a pain to work with, those little bumps are like sea shells or rocks to grind and drill trough. The skin actually throws sparks when I ground the edges !!! and it stinks like burning fish.

    As long as I can get it, I will offer it.
    Just the skin for this sheath cost me about 60.00 to 70.00
    I shudder to think what a sword size one would run, probably about 200.00 +

    It does look nice though.

    I plan on buying more skins. :)

     
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  16. high desert

    high desert

    May 20, 2009
    nice
     
  17. JACKMANDU

    JACKMANDU Gold Member Gold Member

    715
    Feb 10, 2019
    That is a cool unique sheath material. Great work David!
     

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