I called into my Woodland today to find my heavily camouflaged caravan had been broken into in the last 48hrs
They stole only one thing my Norwegian tent stove, it isn't even shiny !! Rusty and patina ridden..
Go figure hadn't even picked up other goodies.
I tracked their journey carrying it...
I habitually have my bleed out kit with me and a first responder pack in my van, I'm often a lot be worker and I'm a woodworker so constantly using sharp tools.
At the start of the first lockdown I was self isolating in my woodland cabin having flown back early from Norway.
I did the " if you're...
I have my late father's camp/Bowie, antler handle and nice steel, it lives in the wood and leather sheath he made.
As a trained harnessmaker he knew the knife would cut the stitches on a conventional leather sheath
The St Brendan was coated in rendered lanolin ( or wool fat as is called sometimes) as a exterior treatment to the oak tanned ox hides, given the sea temperatures and a little chemical reaction with sea water, served it's purpose. My late father was at cordwainers when it was built and knew the...
I've seen the pattern that is currently on the forum but could do with a clearer version and some idea of material quantity, I've got a fair bit of realtree soft shell fabric here or even more ideal if I could get my mitts on some physical patterns. Cheers in advance
I've used the nikwax cotton proof on my fjallraven anorak 8 leaked badly and smelled chemically for ages, Greenland waxed it thoroughly and much better though I suspect that in a cold Norwegian winter it'll be stiff as a board.