What is Grade A Tooling Leather?
Hermann Oak #1 tooling leather, or Grade A as we call it, is the best quality of Hermann Oak veg tan leather that money can buy. For the extra buck, you ensure that you get an excellent piece each and every time. Some imperfections are still possible, but they are negligible for all intents and purposes.
When do people use it?
Projects that require larger pieces of leather are usually better suited for Grade A. When you want a top of the line finished product, you want a top of the line leather to make it.
What thicknesses and sizes are available?
At Montana Leather, we offer a full range of thickness in tooling leather from 2 oz (1/32 in) to 12 oz (3/16 in). Average hide size is 25 square feet.