Here's a 6-foot snake whip made with an alum-tanned latigo, 2 plaited bellies, an 8-strand overlay, 30-inch latigo fall, and a Padauk heel.
Author: Mark Elliott
Whip number 92 is an 8-foot nylon whip with a 16-plait rust overlay and 2 bellies over a shot-filled core. It has a 12-inch handle, a weighted… Read more "Top Hand"
Here's a 6-foot. 20-plait bullwhip made of red and black, 3/16=inch, nylon whipmaker's cord with an 11-inch Indian Ebony handle. The core is 8 strands of ungutted,… Read more "Red Raider"
Here is whip #90, a 16-plait, 9 ft. cow whip in natural, saddle tan, and whiskey kangaroo hide. It has 3 plaited kangaroo-hide bellies around a core… Read more "Palo Duro"
Whip #89 is a 6 ft nylon cow whip with a 12-inch Indian ebony handle, a 28-inch weighted fall, and a 12-inch cracker. The whip was built… Read more "Waddie"
Whip number 88 is a 9-ft, 16-plait, rust-colored, nylon cow whip with 2 plaited bellies around a twisted tapered core. It has a 14-inch Wenge handle, a… Read more "Big E"
Here is whip number 87, a 5-foot, black kangaroo-hide whip with a Canarywood handle. The core is a 13-inch steel rod with 10 inches drilled back up… Read more "Carbine"
Whip #86 is a 6-foot, 12-plait, natural kangaroo hide whip with two plaited kangaroo hide bellies and two calfskin bolsters. The handle has an 8-inch 1/4" steel… Read more "Palomino"
This is whip #85. It is a 6-foot kangaroo hide whip that started as a natural, undyed hide, but when I put the shellac on it the… Read more "Mal Acabado"
Another Matt Galizia Whip
Several times in this blog I've mentioned a whip made by Bernie Wojcicki. It was made a year or two before he died and is, in my… Read more "Another Matt Galizia Whip"