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Rather than starting a new thread, thought I'd re-open this one, since I seem to have a similar problem. My first choice would be Lexol Leather Conditioner. On a knife like this it'll be worth the effort. Eligible for. I will try to Post pics. You cut washers that are oversize, compress into place with a lever, re-pinning the end piece while under pressure. That looks good.

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  • KA-BAR'S handle component kit consists of all the parts to rebuild your traditional KA-BAR handle, like the one on the world renowned USMC fighting/utility knife.

    I have a WWII KABAR with the handle leather missing.

    The steel looks good and I would like to repair the knife. Anyone done this and have. Kabar does not rebuild handles, but, there is a guy who does restore. Any advice on how to repair it to full strength would be appreciated.
    You can buy the leather ''washers'' on ebay, and i have replaced them on one or 2 of my kabars.

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    I havent learned how yet, so sending off to be done may be an option It still has a decent edge and does eveything I ask it to, not to mention it's from my pa, so Id very much like to "restore" it.

    I was thinking that I should clean out the damaged leather and insert new leather with glue or cement. Food oils will go rancid! Double OttJan 14, Have you tried contact Kabar to see what they say?

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    and Traction Grooves in Handle You can buy any knife or you can own a real KA-BAR®. And we wouldn't tell you to buy a KA-BAR® knife because If the knife fails to satisfy this Limited Warranty, the Company will repair or replace the knife or substitute a Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin. We wouldn't tell you to buy a KA-BAR® knife because of its military heritage or because .

    These beautifully finished knives feature polished stacked leather handles, stainless steel blades, If the knife fails to satisfy this Limited Warranty, the Company will repair or replace.

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    As was said, it might take a while. No, create an account now.

    I missed the second page, the rehandling and repair jobs look great. Then you can rasp or carve the handle to shape, then sand and polish. Buy the liquid and soak it in the stuff. Product ships from MidwayUSA, separate from any other products on your order due to its size.

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    Well, I decided to just remove the pommel and install some new washers after looking at some inspiring posts here, particularly nosmeller's awesome rehandling job on a similar knife.

    SidesJan 14, Theres always this option. The stacked leather ring closest to the pommel is largely disintegrated see pics. I was thinking that I should clean out the damaged leather and insert new leather with glue or cement.

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    Bushcraft USA Forums. I was thinking that I should clean out the damaged leather and insert new leather with glue or cement. If its only a little slop, dry rejuvenating the leather it might work.

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    I live in a rural area in northern Mn, so I collect bark from my property and from areas to be cut for firewood. Again, any ideas or advice would be greatly appreciated. This is one of my first knives that I bought new when I was a child, so it has a lot of sentimental value and I still love to use it.

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    Stacked Leather Knives x If so, how can I compress the new leather without being able to clamp it? Learn how you can enable Javascript. ArneMay 6, Mineral Oil Try baseball glove oil, like Rawlings Advanced Formula Glovolium.

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    1. Smokeless Powder and Primers are considered hazardous materials, incur HazMat Charges, and can only ship ground freight within the continental U.

    2. There 3 ways to go. Birchbark washers make a more durable handle, they look great, and don't shrink.

    3. After a few days the leather will either have absorbed the conditoner or not. If its only a little slop, dry rejuvenating the leather it might work.

    4. Because of variations in the manufacturing process, similar products may have differing weights. Bushcraft USA Forums.

    5. Then you can rasp or carve the handle to shape, then sand and polish. The oval handle is constructed of sturdy Kraton G thermoplastic elastomer, and the blade is epoxy powder coated, high carbon steel with a razor sharp edge.