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    Old World Harness Leather Gun Belt - 1.5"

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    SIZING GUIDE

    Buy 2 Sizes Larger than waist if:

    • You are using your belt for CCW use.
    • You are using your belt for work and carrying tools or other gear on your belt.

      EX: 36 Waist Buy a 40 Belt - In between sizes round up.


    Buy 1 Size Larger than waist for everyday wear.

    EX: 36 Waist Buy a 38 Belt - In between sizes round up. 


    We do have free size exchanges if needed. For belt measurements click on the sizing tab on the page.
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    • A gorgeous hand-stitched concealed carry belt that really is a piece of art. Hanks Old World Harness Belt is a true piece of American craftsmanship. USA Made from full-grain Hermann Oak Old World Harness leather this belt is unsurpassed in feel and looks.

      Available in either a classic raw edge without stitching for a genuine hand-cut appearance or a stunning double stitch with rich oak edge dye.

      The double edge stitching is done by hand by the Master Amish belt maker by making one pass, turning the belt, and then stitching the second row. No double needle machine here. It takes skilled hands for that fine detail work and the result is simply stunning.

      Stuffed in drums with heavy tallow this leather is weather-resistant and soft yet durable and develops a patina that can't be created any other way than simply by wearing. Each belt will develop its own look depending on your individual usage and soon will be like your favorite pair of worn-in jeans.

      We use the extra heavy 16 oz. and over hides called tannery runs. Tannery runs allow all the scars and bug bites to show which gives this belt its rich full-grain look. It also results in no two belts being alike as the color and markings will be different from hide to hide. If you want a belt that looks like everyone else's then this is not the belt for you. These are stunning, heavy belts just like your great grandfather would have worn.

      These hides also vary in weight by as much as 3 oz. from butt to shoulder so there will be some variances in thickness along the length of the belt. This is by design and gives these belts the handcrafted that is so desirable. Rated at 16 oz. these belts can have areas that go as high as 19 oz. on them. A great look and feel and the way nature intended this leather to be.

      This is a superb CCW belt and the thickness supports most firearms with ease and looks great. This belt works well for either IWB or OWB carry and will support your rig with confidence which is all part of responsible concealed carry.

      You would spend all year looking in big box stores for a belt like this and never even come close. Stylish and pure quality, this is a belt that will truly be with you for years to come.

      • USA Made
      • USA tanned by Hermann Oak Leather (in business since 1881)
      • Harness leather drum stuffed with tallow
      • Dark edge dye and double row stitching for a classy look
      • No two belts alike
      • Color may vary from picture as these hides contain high volumes of tallow that result in varying dye shades. They will all darken with use.
      • Tannery run leather shows all the natural scars and bug bites that leave no doubt this is full-grain USA harness leather
      • Perfect CCW belt for those that need a more refined look
      • Ages beautifully and develops its own unique look depending on your individual usage
      • 100-year warranty
    • Style Number A2950 - Stitched | A2900 - Plain

      Width:

       1 1/2"

      Thickness: 

      ~.23" - .25"

      Leather Weight

      ~16oz

      Leather Ply

      Solid 1 Piece Full Grain Leather

      Country Of Manufacture

      USA

      Leather Type

      USA Herman Oak Old World Harness Leather

      Hardware

      Stainless Steel Roller Buckle - USA or Imported

      Interchangeable Buckle

      Yes - Chicago Screw Construction
      3/8" Screws

      Number Of Holes and Spacing

      6 Holes Spaced 1" on Center

      Warranty

      100 Years*

    • If using your belt for concealed carry, or as a work belt to carry items on, we recommend buying 2 sizes larger than your pant size.
      EX: 36 pants, buy a 40 belt.

      For use without carrying items on the belt, buy one size larger than pant size.
      EX: 36 pants buy a 38 belt.


      Belt Measurements

      For reference here are the measurement specifications if you wish to compare to a current belt you already own:

      IMPORTANT: Do not include buckle length in measurement. Measurements are from where the leather folds over the buckle.

      Belt Measurement Where to measure from

      Old World Harness Belt Has 6 Holes Spaced 1" On Center
      *All measurements are approximate and can vary slightly due to the handcrafted nature of this belt.

      BELT SIZE Measurement to 3rd Hole Measurement To End Of Belt
      32 32" 38"
      34 34" 40"
      36 36" 42"
      38 38" 44"
      40 40" 46"
      42 42" 48"
      44 44" 50"
      46 46" 52"
      48 48" 54"
      50 50" 56"
      52 52" 58"

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    • Would this belt support a full size 1911?

      Yes, this is one of our heaviest belts and will support heavy firearms with ease.

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    GS
    07/01/2020
    Geff S.
    United States United States
    Harness Belt

    Bought it for my DAD he loves it. I wish it was a darker brown if I was going to buy one for myself.

    DG
    07/01/2020
    Daniel G.
    United States United States
    Heirloom Belt

    Wonderful belt. Quality and looks are top drawer. If I had purchased this belt 40 years ago, I'd still be wearing it today.

    EP
    06/27/2020
    Evan P.
    United States United States
    What a belt!

    I bought a hefty leather belt years ago, but it eventually became my work belt and no longer would cut it as a dress belt. When I went to buy a new one, the company that made it had gone out of business. A friend told me about Hank's, so I checked out their website. I wanted something that would look good with jeans, and settled on this belt after browsing around. When it came, it was just a little too small (it fit, but I knew I'd have this belt for a long time, and still being on the young side, I wanted room in case I gain weight). The return process was seamless and effortless, and I soon had my correct size. Been wearing it for a few weeks now, and I love it! It's WAY thicker than the previous belt, and is very stylish. I'm very happy with my purchase, and will definitely be buying from Hank's again! I'm looking forward to some day passing this belt down to my kid, if I ever get there!

    BP
    06/26/2020
    Bruce P.
    United States United States
    Quality leathers

    Every part of my experience purchasing this Old world harness leather gun belt was stellar. The sizing is spot on. The customer service is the best I have ever seen anywhere and this is without a doubt the best leather belt money can buy. Thank's Bruce

    DP
    06/25/2020
    Demetrio P.
    United States United States
    Old world harness belt.

    Great belt with an elegant look.I am very happy with it. I will buy the canyon 1.5 oak in the future!