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Re: [BKARTS] Smoothing Leather



I love it!  Here you have it; yesterday I suggested flesh-side down, and
today David suggests grain-side down.

What David calls 'toughened glass' is known on this side of the pond as
'tempered glass.'

>- You will then need to force the air out from between the glass and
>leather.  Take a hard straight edge....

A kitchen rolling pin will also work.

Good luck with this.

Jack

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