Whip Kits - Build your own whip (Red Hide Stockwhip)

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If you would like to have a go at making your own whip our whip kits are just ideal for you.

The kit is supplied in a way that allows even the novice whip maker to build their own whip with relative ease and for you to expect a good working whip as the outcome.

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The kit comes with complete instructions and a DVD to help make the process an enjoyable project. The DVD also includes a detailed video clip on "How To Crack Your Whip" and how to look after it.

All Kits are Cow Hide - 4 plait Stockwhips and available in five different lengths.

The kit includes:

 

 

 

Cow Hide Whip Kits in 4 plait

We have spent some years developing and perfecting a kit to make it possible for you to plait your very own Australian icon stock whip. Each kit comes complete with very easy to follow DVD instructions. The 'Stock' (handle) of the whip is built and supplied by me contained within the kit, this allows my workshop to control the balance of the whip, it also allows us to send you a kit that will suit you and your body size and whatever you want to specifically use your whip for.

Please be absolutely assured in the unlikely event your whip making project need my assistance, I can be easily contacted via my website contact details and will be only too pleased to help. We have been totally delighted with the feedback over the years and the success people have reported with the cow hide whip kits, in particular from the Dads and Grandfathers who have taken on the whip kits as a project to complete with their Grand Children and Children and Women too!

Please be aware the stock whip was named because of the 'stock' which most people call the 'handle'

POSTAGE

Domestic $12
International $35

3 foot x 4 plait Red Hide Kids Whip

Cow Hide KIT No 1

3 foot x 4 plait Kids Whip

3 foot is the shortest length of whip that will make an effective crack, it comes with a half plait stock (handle). These whips are ideal for any child up to about the age of 5 - 6 years of age. Stockmen are also using them left handed because of the throttle set up from motor bikes.

The specification is as follows:-

17 inches in the stock (handle)
36 inches in the thong
24 inches in the fall
Add to this the length of your arm to determine overall reach

$65.00
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Red Hide Yard Whip

Kit 2

4 foot x 4 plait Red Hide Yard Whip

Yard Whips are traditionally used by stockmen in cattle yards, where they want a short whip for close range and quick action. They are also a great length for slighter older and stronger children 7 - 12 years of age. Again stockmen are also using them left handed because of the throttle set up from motor bikes. They are supplied with a half plait 'stock' (handle).

The specifications are as follows:-

18 inches in the stock (handle)
48 inches in the thong
25 inches in the fall
Add to this the length of your arm to determine overall reach

$96.00
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4 plait Red Hide Stock Whip

Kit 3

5 foot x 4 plait Red Hide Stock Whip

This whip comes with a half plait 'stock' (handle). The Cow Hide gives the handle greater grip, which is needed on work whips. The 5ft x 4plt Red Hide Stock Whip is a great whip for anyone starting off in whip cracking and wanting a durable whip that will take a lot of wear and tear. Great for any kid, around the ages of 12 and up. What I would class as a good all round whip, whether it be for stock work on foot or whip cracking routines. This is a great length for the average height women.

The specifications are as follows:-

19 inches in the stock {handle}
60 inches in the thong
26 inches in the fall
Add to this the length of your arm to determine overall reach

$123.00
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4 plait Red Hide Stock Whip

Kit 4

6 foot x 4 plait Red Hide Stock Whip

This whip comes with a half plait 'stock' (handle). The 6 footer is the Australian standard. length considered to be the King of all the whip types. You will find this whip on most working cattle stations. This length is selected by men who compete in stock horse challenge, renowned (well known) as the great all-round length for foot and saddle.

The specifications are as follows:-

20 inches in the stock {handle}
72 inches in the thong
27 inches in the fall
Add to this the length of your arm to determine overall reach

$127.00
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4 plait Red Hide Stock Whip

Kit 5

7 foot x 4 plait Red Hide Stock Whip

This whip comes with a half plait 'stock' (handle). This is the most common whip used from the saddle. If a short whip is used from the saddle, then it has a greater chance of cracking in the horse's ear or over the rump. You need a longer whip that will crack further away from the horse and in particular the length to keep wild cattle at their distance.

The specifications are as follows:-

20 inches in the stock {handle}
84 inches in the thong
30 inches in the fall
Add to this the length of your arm to determine overall reach

$131.00
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Kangaroo hide whip kits in 8 plait

The multi- plait kangaroo hide kits have been developed and offered because of the very many requests to make them available from people worldwide. In the kit, we at the workshop plait and supply within the kit the full plait stock (handle), this allow me to control the balance of the multi- plait kangaroo hide whip, even though you are plaiting the thong and completing the project thus by allowing my workshop to control the balance of the stock (handle) of the whip as this allow us to send you a kit that will suit you and your body size, a whip with great balance tailored to suit you and your needs of the whip. A whip kit I am very sure will give you a great project and a very satisfying result.

The kangaroo hide kits are offered in 2 tone colours only, this technique will help you with strand identification meaning the right hand and will always have the same colour and the left hand the other colour, if the colours in each hand become mixed an error in the plait has occurred.

Please be absolutely assured in the unlikely event your whip making project need my assistance I can be contacted via my website, email or phone and therefore will be able to assist you or answer any questions.

Please be aware the stock whip was named because of the 'stock' which most people call the 'handle'.

All the following whips come with a spring steel reinforced balanced full plait kangaroo hide handle with the same number of strands as the whip (8) :-

Colour selection for kangaroo hide or any two-tone combination.

The colour selection for whip kits is in two tone only thus making the strand identification easier for your plaiting project please select your combination below.

5 foot x 8 plait Kangaroo Hide Stock whip in 2 tone

Kit 6

The 5 foot x 8 plait Kangaroo Hide Stock whip in 2 tone

PLAITING PROGRESSION & STRAND DROPPING SEQUENCE (PDF)

This is my preference in whip length for work whilst on foot and also for most whip cracking routines. Short whips are faster than long whips allowing the fast routines also for women who are generally not as tall as men this is their preferred length selection.

The specifications are as follows:-

19 inches in the stock (handle)
60 inches in the thong
26 inches in the fall
Add to this the length of your arm to determined overall reach

$286
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6 foot x 8 plait Kangaroo Hide Stock whip in 2 tone

Kit 7

The 6 foot x 8 plait Kangaroo Hide Stock whip in 2 tone

PLAITING PROGRESSION & STRAND DROPPING SEQUENCE (PDF)

These are great whips for a more flowing slower routines. They are popular whips with the working stockmen who rely on the whip to take to work each day. This whip in 8 plait is built specifically with daily work in mind. For Australian Whip Cracking Competitions, run by the Australian Whip Crackers and Plaiters Association, this is the minimum length required for the accuracy component of competition.

The specifications are as follows:-

20 inches in the stock (handle)
72 inches in the thong
27 inches in the fall
Add to this the length of your arm to determine overall reach

$297
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7 foot x 8 plait Kangaroo Hide Stock whip in 2 tone

Kit 8

The 7 foot x 8 plait Kangaroo Hide Stock whip in 2 tone

PLAITING PROGRESSION & STRAND DROPPING SEQUENCE (PDF)

These whips are preferred by people who need a longer whip for greater reach from the saddle. This is the length that the 'man from snowy river' used and is now world famous. If the whip is too short when used from the saddle it may crack too close to the horses ear or over his rump, not a good way to treat the ride that takes you to work each day.

The specification is as follows:-

20 inches in the stock (handle)
84 inches in the thong
30 inches in the fall
Add to this the length of your arm to determine overall reach

$310.00
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8 foot x 8 plait Kangaroo Hide Stock whips in 2 tone

Kit 9

The 8 foot x 8 plait Kangaroo Hide Stock whips in 2 tone

PLAITING PROGRESSION & STRAND DROPPING SEQUENCE (PDF)

The longer the whip, the more strength that is required to swing and crack it. This length is most often selected by stockmen who work country where the extra reach of this whip is required to move cattle out of those hard to reach gullies and from scrub country, there is no hiding from this length.

The specification is as follows:-

21 inches in the stock (handle)
96 inches in the thong
32 inches in the fall
Add to this the length of your arm to determine overall reach

$322.00
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Kangaroo hide whip kits in 12 plait

These whip kits are the top of the range in terms of number of strands in the plait. The multi- plait kangaroo hide kits are offered because of the many requests to make them available from people worldwide. In the kit, we at the workshop plait and supply the full plait, stock (handle) this allow us to control the balance of the multi- plait kangaroo hide whip even though you are plaiting the thong and completing the project thus by allowing my workshop to control the balance of the stock (handle) of the whip this allow us to send you a kit that will suit you and your body size, a whip with great balance- tailored to suit you. Indeed a whip kit I am very sure will give you a great project with a satisfying result.

Please be absolutely assured in the unlikely event your whip making project need my assistance I can be easily contacted via my website and only too happy to help you.

The 12 plait whip kit selections are the top of the line whips. In terms of the number of strands in the plait the selection is as follows:-

Colour selection for kangaroo hide or any two-tone combination.

The colour selection for whip kits is in two tone only thus making the strand identification easier for your plaiting project please select your combination below.

6 foot x 12 plait Kangaroo Hide Stock whip

Kit 10

The 6 foot x 12 plait Kangaroo Hide Stock whip

PLAITING PROGRESSION & STRAND DROPPING SEQUENCE (PDF)

On full plait handle - This whip is the Aussie Standard - an Australian icon simply a joy to use the completion standard length and indeed the optimum length in a stock whip.

The specification is as follows:-

20 inches in the stock (handle)
72 inches in the thong
27 inches in the fall
Add to this the length of your arm to determine overall

$346
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7 foot x 12 plait Kangaroo Hide Stockwhip

Kit 11

The 7 foot x 12 plait Kangaroo Hide Stockwhip

PLAITING PROGRESSION & STRAND DROPPING SEQUENCE (PDF)

On a full plait handle a smooth flowing whips with great accuracy. These whips are the usual selection for use on from the saddle.

The specification is as follows:-

20 inches in the stock (handle)
84 inches in the thong
30 inches in the fall
Add to this the length of your arm to determine overall reach.

$361
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8 foot x 12 plait Kangaroo Hide Stockwhip

Kit 12

The 8 foot x 12 plait Kangaroo Hide Stockwhip

PLAITING PROGRESSION & STRAND DROPPING SEQUENCE (PDF)

On a full plait handle This whip puts a bit more distance between you and your target great for working from the saddle and keeping wild cattle at their distance.

The specification is as follows:-

21 inches in the stock (handle)
96 inches in the thong
32 inches in the fall
Add to this the length of your arm to determine overall reach The specification is as follows
21 inches in the stock {handle}
96 inches in the thong
33 inches in the fall
Add to this the length of your arm to determine overall reach.

$385
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We guarantee our product and its delivery safe to your hands. If there is any problem, we will sort it out. Thousands of people world wide own and love our whips! If you want quality and traditional workmanship, trust an Aussie Whip Maker whip!

 

 

 

 

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