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Old 08-03-2017, 01:49 PM
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Phil sent me a copy of his extensive work " Renowned Gun Leather " as a prize for guessing a maker. To say I'm impressed is an understatement.
I have Phil's permission to include the photo of his cover below, he copywrited his work which was a smart move. The spiral bound book includes numerous color photographs and is packed with solid and useable information-topics include history, renowned makers, terminology, holster values and how to tell what a holster fits.
One of the things I enjoyed most when reading Elmer Keith's books as a youngster was how much his love of what he wrote about shined through. Phil's book shows the same enthusiasm for his subject-he knows what he's writing about and he cares about it.
I'm still working my way through it, it's 65 pages long. I don't know what his plans are for making this available, I hope he has such plans, but I'm awfully glad I have a copy. Thank you, Phil, for writing this and for letting me enjoy it.
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Thank you for those very kind words John. I am quite passionate about
my hobby and like to share. I'll be letting you know soon what plans I
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Please let us know when it's available for purchase.
I want one!
Autographed!
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I wish I had a copy before I filled this large box with holsters.
Then again, it will give me hands on items to inspect as I read your book!
If it comes out in print.
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Yes!!..Let us know Phil, as I would like one as well...................................M*
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Nice! I for one would love to see a Phil & John collaboration.
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I, too, am in for the book when available.
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Wow, we've just about sold out the first printing! Put me down for a copy too. Before its too late.
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Please add my name to the list for a copy.
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Me too!!! Me too!!! Great job, Phil...keep us posted, I would gladly buy a book on holsters from you any day!!!

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So as to not violate any forum rules I am sending a PM, to any and all
who are interested in my manual, telling how you can obtain a copy.
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I've just begun my serious interest in "hand-made" holsters. So I can't think of a better place to start than with your book. I'll watch this thread for availability, and want one as well
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Can't wait to read it Phil.
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Better get in line behind me (I'm IN!) as this is the "Tread of the Week" later this afternoon.
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I'll just have to be part of the clutter. Please, include me in the "Buy Now" column.
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The Administrator, Wheelgun, just told me to post the order information
here to avoid all the back and forth:
The manual is $39 plus $7 for Priority Postage in the USA.
Sales tax additional for Idaho residents.
Send check or money order with your shipping address to:
Phil Chriswell
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330 Oak Circle
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Orders received by August 21st will be shipped
by August 31st.
Thanks again to all for your interest and orders.
Sorry but I'm not set up to accept credit cards, paypal,
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I am looking forward to reading your book and doing some research on some of my holsters.
Thank you for work.
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Thank you for work.
Thank you. My post #19 above, tells you how to order.
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Looks like a home run for leather enthusiasts. I'll be sending a M.O. your way.
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Phil,
My personal check will be in the mail to you first of next week! I look very much forward to having a copy of this book!
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I would be interested in two copies. I will be sending you a money order.

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My check will go out this week. Love new reference material.
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Please add me yo the list.
I'm a hopeless leather junkie...
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I'm sending a check!
It's a darn shame how hardly anyone accepts S&H green stamps anymore!
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Thanks DevilDog. My #18 post above tells exactly how to get
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Wellll....da check id n da mail!!!
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330 Oak Circle
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by August 31st.
Thanks again to all for your interest and orders.
Sorry but I'm not set up to accept credit cards, paypal,
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and money orders.
Pretty great that Wheelgun was able to do this for you :-). Geez, remember collecting green stamps, like our mom's used to do? Thank you to the forum for making all this possible for Phil and his work, he's a good man.
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Some have requested I sign their manual. I plan to inscribe all of the
manuals to whoever orders. So it might be better to tell me if you do
not want my inscription. In the case of orders for more than one manual
let me know who you want them inscripted to.

Thank you for the compliment Red. I'm not as good a man as I once
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Sorry but I'm not set up to accept credit cards, paypal, S&H green stamps and/or anything else except checks and money orders.
So, I guess bitcoins are out too! I definitely want to get one of your great manuals. Holster history and pictures really "float my boat" and I feel sure your manual will have me riding high on the water!!!
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Thanks USMC. See my #18 post above for HOW TO ORDER.
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Some have requested I sign their manual. I plan to inscribe all of the
manuals to whoever orders. So it might be better to tell me if you do
not want my inscription. In the case of orders for more than one manual
let me know who you want them inscripted to.

Thank you for the compliment Red. I'm not as good a man as I once
was, but I'm as good once as I ever was. We still have things around
the house that my wife bought with green stamps years ago.
At some point I'll get an autographed copy, too. When I do, I'll hang it on the wall next to my autographed John Wayne pic, my autographed bare-chested Madonna pic, my autographed bare-everything from my friend Elizabeth when she was a Penthouse centrefold in '97 (original copy) and (if you know your Big Bang Theory) my autographed restraining order from Leonard Nimoy :-).

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I have a Birthday coming up on the 23rd... going to treat myself to a present, my check is going out in the mail.
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I'd like mine inscribed "45Wheelgun - Thanks for last night - I never knew it could be that good...."
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Now you guys and gals will find out how to properly dress for a BBQ. :-)

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Most of you who said you were sending your order have done so
but there are still about half a dozen that I have not received.
Remember if I have your order by the 21st, your order will
ship by the 31st. Thank you.
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I was fortunate enough to get my autographed copy today -- gorgeous, highly recommended.
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I was fortunate enough to get my autographed copy today -- gorgeous, highly recommended.
Thank you Red. You and John each received one of my original
3 prototypes knowing you would tell me if you found anything
significantly in error.

Corrections, changes, and additions have been made. Printer
gets it on 8/21. They will be shipped by 8/31.

I plan to send both you and John an updated version.

A sample of additions: I was fortunate to get the unmarked
Chic Gaylord and Seventrees from John shown below.

And having you Red, our resident Doctor of Holsterology
authenticate them, makes them just as good as if they were
marked.

I am grateful to both of you.

Gaylord on the left with my S&W 642.
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A sample of additions: I was fortunate to get the unmarked
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Gaylord on the left with my S&W 642.
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You are one lucky b*****d Phil (asterisks mine)

When I get a nice holster, all I do is take it apart; which is what happened to my Sessums (I learned he used no glue at all, not even for the lining much less the welt).
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You are one lucky b*****d Phil (asterisks mine)

When I get a nice holster, all I do is take it apart; which is what happened to my Sessums (I learned he used no glue at all, not even for the lining much less the welt).
I have a younger brother who is a PhD in Chemistry, and an
older sister. I used to always say my brother got the brains,
my sister got the looks, and I guess I got the luck.

One time a lady asked me where I was when the brains were
passed out. I said I guess I was over getting all the looks.
She said it must be Hell to get beat out of both.

But I really do believe I am furtunate and I count my blessings
every day. All of you friends here on the forum are one of
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