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https://i.imgur.com/LyvxJAi.jpg
The end which is also the beginning...
of the overlay of three...

Inch by inch.

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And it begins. smile
I'm looking forward to seeing your finished trio.

Ron

Being superstitious is bad luck.

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smile
https://i.imgur.com/sKqXrur.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/IWxbq0P.jpg
Ready at 8 plait on a 5’.

Inch by inch.

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https://i.imgur.com/trI5vSP.jpg
...and now there’s two, at 10 plait wink

Inch by inch.

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It's " fun " doing two at at time. smile
I did it ........ once. yikes

I like the large english eye.

Looking good.

Ron

Being superstitious is bad luck.

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Rachel McCollough wrote:

The end which is also the beginning...

Whipmaking should be a philosophical movement on it's own. smile

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Julia, it isn't? wink

I'll give it a try, Dad, but it's going to be really hard...kind of like trying to saw something in half using a banana.

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Oh look, a black bull lurking around the pine tree!
8’ 16 plait black.  Ebony knob with TH cover. 
https://i.imgur.com/rhFrA5h.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/wBXCnYG.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/MdkLuKv.jpg

Inch by inch.

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Oh we can indeed wax philosophical on whips and whip making!!!

Inch by inch.

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Great job Rachel.

Ron

Being superstitious is bad luck.

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A other beauty, great job, Rachel.

Hey! Let's be careful out there."

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Yes, indeed!  This is splendid, Rachel!  smile

'Less is often more!'

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Beautiful, and it's even in my color!

I'll give it a try, Dad, but it's going to be really hard...kind of like trying to saw something in half using a banana.

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Simple, clean and beatiful, well done Rachel!

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Thank y’all, very much!

Lots of hours away from the house and whips lately, though I did sneak in enough time for waxing that bullwhip and a little 6’ 14 plait single belly cow whip that has been sitting lonely wating for a handle for some time. 

https://i.imgur.com/o9VmGKW.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/fPNPSuY.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/YzYC3Gn.jpg

In between the rain storms smile
https://i.imgur.com/FjpAuMn.jpg

Inch by inch.

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It looks like the sky opened up on you a little.
Nice pics. smile

Ron

Being superstitious is bad luck.

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Terrific, Rachel!  And it looks like a rather fun storm!  smile

'Less is often more!'

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Nice, nice and nice! (And cool rain smile )

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And cool Drizabone!  (Is that Garret?)  I had a coat just like that for years!  smile

'Less is often more!'

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That's some serious rain...

I'll give it a try, Dad, but it's going to be really hard...kind of like trying to saw something in half using a banana.