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Aussie Whip Maker - Making Whips

Aussie whips are handcrafted from genuine Australian kangaroo and red cow hides.Click to enlarge

Aussie whips are handcrafted from genuine Australian kangaroo and red cow hides. The process has been developed and new methods introduced, to enable us to produce whips in large quantities to supply the trade.

The Making of a Stock Whip Whips by Aussie Whip Maker

Making a Whip

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Grinding the spring steel reinforced cane handle Balancing the handle Measuring the leather

Grinding the spring steel reinforced cane handle to shape, for a full plait handle.

All whips six to sixteen plait, have a balanced handle (balanced against the weight in the thong). A Full plait handle being complete.

 

Measuring the leather for length and taper, which is absolutely essential for a well-balanced whip.

hand-cut greased and stretched ready for plaiting
Each Strand is painstakingly hand-cut with taper and a beveled edge.

The hide must be greased and stretched fully before plaiting.

 

A twelve plait Roo-Hide whip ready for plaiting.
even tension is required The Completed product. More whips going out to customers.
Firm and even tension is required when plaiting ensuring that the whip will fall straight and true. A 12 plait Roo-Whip showing full leather bellies. The Completed product. More whips going out to customers.

 

Making a Full Plait Handle
This is a Traditional Handle made to absorb Shock

Loya Cane - Spring Steel This is how we insert the spring steel. Finished insertion, ready for grinding.

20" Loya Cane 18" Spring Steel.

This is how we insert the spring steel.

Finished insertion, ready for grinding.

 

Other close up shots

Plaiting Grinding Plaiting Plaiting

 

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Quote from a happy customer: " I started cracking my whip and am very impressed not only with the performance but the quality of construction of both whips. I look forward to doing business with you in the future." - Shawn

 

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