Show your graining

Discussion in 'Outerwear' started by North_Star, Aug 25, 2020.

  1. MrProper

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    yes it is very similar to the pictures. But that can change with each batch, said Greg.
     
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  3. AeroFan_07

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    Aero CR - FQHH - almost 8 years old but has seen very little wear up till now

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  4. 58panheadfan

    58panheadfan Practically Family

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    SB offers their B-3 Jackets in 25mm and 15mm. I would say in my jacket a B-6 was used a 15mm sheepskin.
     
  5. navetsea

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    My vegtan cow so far, 3 months (I got it early June I think) stay at home covid light wear, only once i rode bike in it, couldnt remember to where either petrol station or atm, i tank up once the last 6 months both for car and bike... green living alright.
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  6. tmitchell59

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    The Tale of Two California Sportswear jackets, around the same time frame 50s, identical California Chrome Tanned Steerhide labels. No idea the significance of such a statement

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    This size 40 is unworn. I believe it is a factory second, very obvious stiching issues and mis-labeled. This jacket actually fits on me like a size 46+

    The Well worn is just that I suppose.

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  7. tmitchell59

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    Same leather Same production time, same jacket front with different back and trim. Sorta a before and after.

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  9. Dav

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  10. jonesy86

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    My new GW Arcadia Shinki has some nice grain and mixed panels.
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  11. Marc mndt

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  13. Dav

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    How about a bit of shearling, don't think we've had any yet. IMG_20200919_133925.jpg IMG_20200919_133914.jpg IMG_20200919_133907.jpg
     
  14. JMax

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    SB Shinki. Looks and feels like my 50s Cal. Awesome.

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  15. Angel

    Angel New in Town

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    Heavy CXL Steerhide
     
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  17. handymike

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  18. Horseoak

    Horseoak Familiar Face

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    My Johnson Leathers M-200 in Brown Naked Cowhide. The jacket has a particular grainy patina in the elbows and throughout. I’ve been caught riding in many rainstorms on my way back from the Beach through the Pine Barrens Forests of New Jersey.
     

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  19. Horseoak

    Horseoak Familiar Face

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    Killer grain on that Shinki leather
     
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  20. tmitchell59

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    1940 Sears Topline

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