Innovation, Expertise & Reliability

dot  Leathercraft tools for Saddlery, Leather Crafts

  Die cutting press for leather goods, footwear

dot  Industrial leather splitting and skiving machine

dot  Hot knife cutting machines for webbing slings

leather hand stitcher machine

OUTLAW Hand operated leather sewing machine for stitching hard and thick leather

This affordable hand crank leather sewing machine is an economical alternative to heavy duty motor industrial sewing machines for gun holsters making, knife sheaths, leather bags, leather belts and manufacturers of harnesses. Designed to provide years of dependable trouble free operation, the OUTLAW is destined to become a mainstay in your arsenal of leather working tools. It is also the best leather sewing machine for the beginners.

Precision step-by step stitching for detailed sewing work. This leather stitcher is an excellent machine for doing repairs on leather goods that have already been sewn, as the operator can match each hole stitch for stitch.

  Read More.......

leather splitting machine

8116 Hand crank leather splitter for handmade leather workshop and saddlery

This sophisticated leather splitting machine is the amazing leathercraft tool for leather workshop who dedicate to make highest quality handcrafted leather goods (such as leather belts, leather shoes, leather wallets and leather bags); It is very difficult to control the splitting length when use motor-driven splitting machine, with this hand driven leather belt skiving machine, you can easily get any desired splicing length at end of belts; With an adjustment lever to accommodate almost any leather thickness (3 oz. - 14 oz.).
Cowboy 8116 machines are covered by our limited lifetime warranty to offer our customers piece of mind before, during, and after the sale.
The gear driven bottom feeder and long crank handle affords the user the highest degree of mechanical advantage when splitting thick and tough leather hides, belts, and soles of shoes.

  Read More.......

leather splitting machine

8116PRO Hand cranked or motorized leather splitting machine for vegetable tanned leather (very thick leather for saddles, belts, knife sheaths and holsters etc)

This leather crafting equipoment can be hand cranked or motorized leather splitter for optimal control.
This motorized leather splitting machine uses D-2 steel blade which has extremely high wear and abrasion resistant properties.
This motorized leather splitter equipped with speed adjustable electric motor.
Portable design, using 4 screw holes for attaching to any workbench.
It is an affordable simple leather splitter for belts maker, leather bag maker, saddle maker, sheath and holster maker, harness maker or leather crafter.

  Read More.......

New Plastic and Leather cutter

8900 new plastic and leather cutter

CowBoy 8900 new plastic and leather cutter is one of the most useful tools for any shop. It's welt roller, a sole cutter, a heel trimmer, an edge beveller, and a skiver all in one unique machine. To cut rubber and plastic very easily.

  Click here for DEMO video

leather splitting machine

8020 Leather splitting machine

20" Stationary Knife Leather Splitter. The 8020 splitter will level or split vegetable tanned leathers form about 4oz up to about 15/16 oz. Using various adjustments your leather can first be "leveled", or then the leather can be split into almost any desired weight even down to light weight lining leathers sometimes in just one pass. The machine is powerful enough to split any length of heavy vegetable tanned leathers up to 20" wide. We've designed the 8020 to be operated by hand or by the powerful included electronic servo motor system.Each complete machine form CowBoy includes our exclusive HVP series reversible Electronic Servo Motor Stand.

This knife blade is stationary and the leather feeds over the very sharp knife blades to uniformly split your skins or to even out any high spots. Several adjustments are possible. The leather crafting tool feeds very slowly and is fairly accurate. This CowBoy leather splitting machine is designed for the leather smith in a small shop. This model is not designed for high production but, is for the saddle maker, harness maker or leather crafter who needs an affordable simple wide splitter.

Click here for video

Click here for photos

Manual clicker die cutting press


8360 Manual clicker die cutting press with swing arm

Hand operated clicker with swing arm, cutting surface 300 x 215 mm, swing arm width 205 mm. The surprising power, strength, and portability of this industrial quality die cutting machine set it apart from all other clickers in its class. The CB-8360 hand operated press die cutter with swing-arm cutting head can perform many types of die cutting with steel rule dies and clicker dies.

This bench top clicker has been used for leather, embroidery, badge cutting, card stock, magnetic cards, coasters, small plastic shapes, straps and belt ends, clothing, rubber, key fobs, cork, plastic, felt and many other materials. Ruggedly built with a cam actuated mechanical advantage This die cutting press requires little effort making operation very easy. The swing arm operation provides the operator with a clear view of the work table (cutting board) making location on printed products a snap. Rotating head gives clear view and easy access. The 8360 functions much in the same manner as larger swing head machines in that there is no need to pull the leather out of the machine. Simply swing the cutting head out of the way and re-position the die over the work for the next cut. The 8360 also functions as an excellent embossing machine and can emboss many different types of leather with many varied patterns. The machine also works well with makers stamps and cheater dies for tooling and leather carving. Every leatherworker arrives at a point where they need a clicker, but can't afford the cost. The CB-8360 provides industrial clicker-type performance at a extremely low price.

  Read More.......

leather hole punching machine

8500 Hand operated hole punching machine for leather belt and strap

This rotary punch is built for basic repeat punching in the belt and strap trades. This labor saving unit is easy to use -- adaptable to leather and even coated webbing applications. Equipped with automatic feeding and self-centering gauge that accommodates straps from 1/2 to 4-1/8 inches wide.

No electricity required. Simply hand crank the wheel to punch the material, and the machine feeds the work. The feed can be adjusted to punch holes from 7/16 inch (10 mm) to a max. of 1-3/4 inch (45 mm) apart. The hole spacing and shock absorbing anvil are adjustable too.

This handy leather belt and strap hole punching machine maximizes efficiency and performance at an economical price. This leather craft tool will definitely boost your productivity and quality.

  Read More.......

Manual leather embossing machine

8700 Manual leather embossing machine with custom roller

The Cowboy leather embosser is an invaluable tool for use in any leatherworkers shop. Using commonly available dies made widely available in the leather industry, almost any belt or strap can be embossed using this handy bench tool. The machine has an option for a heated embossing roll with will allow for clearer and crisper patterns to be embossed in many different types of leather. The machine has an option for a motor drive unit and this can be added to the machine allowing ample production capacity for larger shops.

A hand crank option is available for smaller shops or situations where power is not available.

The machine features a pressure adjustment function in which the user can adjust the depth of the embossed pattern as well.

Compact design: 20 inches long by 6 inches deep by 9.5 inches high.

  Read More.......

Leather belt hot embossing machine

8700PRO Leather belt hot embossing machine/Leather heat embosser with hot roller for deeper impressions

The hot embosser penetrates deeper into the leather, leaves a crisper more defined imprint, and also leaves the leather shiny where the die touches the leather. People call the shinyness "patina". Patina most resembles the marks done by hand tooling and carving the leather.

Using commonly available leather embossing roller made widely available in leather industry, any belt or strap can be embossed using this handy bench tool.

We can make for custom leather embossing rolls by any quantity according to your design click here for roller's patterns / designs.

This hot leather belt embossing machine offers a variable speed feed design that allows the user to regulate how quickly the belts passes through the machine.

  Read More.......

leather skiver

800 Hand Operated Leather splitter / Leather skiver

The ultimate, low cost way to split your own leather!

The 800 leather splitting and skiving machine is an excellent leather craft tool for the leatherworker on a budget that requires a very sharp, efficient leather splitting machine for doing a multitude of leather splitting operations around the workshop.

Featuring the ability to do both lap skives (tapered skives) and level skives (same thickness throughout length) this machine will prove to be a workhorse in any leather workers shop.

Each blade is hand sharpened by hollow grinding by our expert craftsman to produce a blade edge that is razor sharp. Each blade is heat treated to a Rockwell hardness of Rc 65-68 which insures that the machine will hold an edge over many hours of use.

A quick and easy depth stop adjuster allows the user to level skive leather to any thickness.

Depending on the type of leather used, this machine can split leather up to 4 inches wide. A 6 inch wide blade length allows ample room for inserting wide pieces into the machine.

Each Cowboy 800 series leather splitter is backed by our lifetime limited warranty giving the end user peace of mind in knowing that we will stand behind this machine both before, during, and after the sale.

Cowboy also offers blade resharpening services for a very affordable price to allow you to protect your investment and keep your machine running at peak efficiency.

  Read More.......

leather skiver

803 leather belt edge beveling machine

This affordable Edge Strap Beveler can round two edges simultaneously with ease. Each blade features six edges, simply rotate the blades and switch from side to side to get a new, sharp edge. The knife steel is better than any other Edge Strap Edger built today!!

  Click here for video on YouTube

Tandy leather skiver

806 Leather Splitter for handmade leather workshop and saddlery

This is one of the finest bench splitters manufactured today.

The 806 leather splitting and skiving machine is an excellent choice for the leatherworker on a budget that requires a very sharp, efficient leather craft tool for doing a multitude of leather splitting operations around the workshop.

Featuring the ability to do both lap skives (tapered skives) and level skives (same thickness throughout length) this machine will prove to be a workhorse in any leather workers shop.

Each blade is hand sharpened by hollow grinding by our expert craftsman to produce a blade edge that is razor sharp. Each blade is heat treated to a Rockwell hardness of Rc 65-68 which insures that the machine will hold an edge over many hours of use.

The 806 series machine features adjustable depth stops on BOTH sides of the machine allowing the user to maintain an even thickness of skive across the width of the piece.

A handy spring action on the left hand side of the machine allows the handle to recoil back after the operator let's go of the handle setting the machine for inserting the next piece of leather.

An ultra convenient cam brake on the right hand side of the machine allows the user to lock the handle in place for using both hands to pull the leather through. This feature is normally found on leather splitters costing much more money.

  Read More.......

leather paring machine

809 leather paring machine for leather crafting and bookbinding

The Cowboy 809 leather paring device is based on a tried and true design and is simple to set up and operate. The leather is pulled between the bottom roller and a fixed blade. By raising or lowering the blade, thin cuts can be taken until the required thickness is achieved. It is an invaluable tool for quickly preparing inlays, onlays, labels and any thin leather pieces for repairs or half and quarter bindings for books. It is also an ideal machine for leather paring on bags, checkbook covers, portfolio covers, and small handbags. The leather paring machine has a large throat area to accommodate the pared leather when preparing larger pieces for full leather bindings. The top blade can also be adjusted to produce a feathered edge if required.

Based on a very popular German design, this is a popular, essential and easy to use tool for leather workers and bookbinders. It is easily adjustable for the thickness and angle desired. It allows the paring of leather to become quite easy. Edge-paring and corners are a breeze to undertake and because it is very precise, preparing onlays and inlays become easy tasks. The machine is provided with 3 roller-cylinders of different widths - 4, 8 and 12mm to make it capable of paring even narrow pieces.

  Read More.......

Leather burnishing machine

810 Leather burnishing machine

Are you ready to take your edge finishing to the next level? Do you want beautiful edges that define the quality of your craftsmanship? This amazing leather edge burnishing machine will provide years of service and make edging one of your easiest construction steps. Not only will it save you lots of time, it will also give the edges on your projects a professional look with every use. Use the sanding sleeves to shave and shape your edges, then burnish them to a slick finish with the hardwood wheel. Also includes two leather polishing wheels to strop all your hand tools from knives to edge bevelers. Works great with all weights of veg-tanned leathers.

  Read More.......

mini leather strap cutter

808 portable leather strap cutting machine

CowBoy CB808 portable leather strap cutting machine with belt press is designed for precision cutting of leather into even strips. Leather of any length may be fed into the machine and cut up to 10oz (4mm) 5/32 thickness with adjustable cutting width from 1/8" to 5" wide. It can be used for cutting leather for leather belts, bridles and reins, leather laces, leather dog collars and leashes, handbags, watch strap, various leather products and more. Fits perfectly on any benchtop and in any workshop.

  Read More.......

Copyright 2006 rights reserved.