Tight Plaiting

Originally posted on Noreast Whips Blog:
When I began building whips, I followed the mantra, “Plait loose, pull tight.” I believed that it wasn’t possible to pull too tightly, & that you could always pull tighter. After building hundreds of whips & plaiting thousands of feet, I’ve come to some different thoughts on the subject…

2018 #1 – #31 Whip – Part 1

After a few variations of practice I’m doing my first snake whip of the year. I haven’t on the whip naming / counting policy really.  Previously, I had around 14 practice pieces & 30 whips with very poor paper documentation made worse by moving my shop twice. This is really the first of this style […]