Specialist Leathers

Calfskins  Oasis Goatskins

Russells are suppliers of orthopedic leathers and specialist leathers.

  • Bookbinding
    Genuine "OASIS" Goatskin now available in soft light substance and a large variety of colours.
    "Kano" Goatskin, Morocco Goatskin, Montana Calfskin, coloured smooth full grain Calf, Restoration Calfskin, Bavarian Cowhide, Sheepskin Basils, Skivers and Diary Leathers.
  • Organ Building
    Tan Perfection and White Pneumatic Skivers, etc
  • Auto Care and Janitorial
    Full Oil Tanned Chamois Wash Leathers in a range of sizes, qualities and packaging.
  • Specialist Leathers
    Ministry of Defence and Masonic Sheepskins.
    Table and Desktop Skivers and Orthopaedic Cowhide.

Pipe Organ Materials & Leathers

Cushion Felts Glue Brushes Klucal-G

Russells are suppliers of organ leathers.

Strict process and quality control are carried out during each stage of production. After the tanning process only the very finest leathers are selected for their quality, substance and suppleness. All our leathers are guaranteed for their suitability for your requirements.

  • Our range of Organ leathers includes:
    Tan Perfection and White Pneumatic etc
  • Leather, Felt & Discs
    Precision cut valves, washers, purse/motor discs using only the very best felt and leather to ensure complete guarantee and durability.
  • Fine Quality Felts
    Superfine specialised felts from 1mm facing felt up to 12.5mm pedal felt for delivery from our stock.
    We can also dye cut any shapes you require.
  • Adhesives and Glues
    We have a large selection of adhesives and hot glues as well as a good selection of brushes, knives and specialised tools.
    Archival reversible PVA, Scotch Pearl Glue and Flexible Glue.

Bookbinding

Knives Bookbinding Papers Tapes & Threads

Bookbinding Equipment and Tools
A small selection of our products are listed below, please contact us for further details, brochure and prices.

Wooden Apparatus:
We are always pleased to supply you with quotations for any items designed to your own specifications and personal requirements.

Apparatus:

  • The Queen’s Bench A fine fully equipped bookbinders’ work bench
  • Wooden Bench Nipping Press Platen 317 x 317 x 254mm
  • Beechwood Lying Press 622mm between steel screws
  • Beechwood Plough with steel blade
  • Spare blades for Plough
  • Metal fittings for Plough
  • Wooden Finishing Press 335mm between screws
  • Wooden Sewing Frame 584mm between uprights
  • Wooden Tub for Lying Press
  • Digby Stuart Press Multifunctional Press
  • Steel Screw 22mm and fittings for Lying Press

  • Papers
    A large and varied selection including Marbled Papers, Ingres, Tissues, Silicone Release, Photo Album, Cartridge, Bible Lining and Handmade.
  • Tools A comprehensive range that includes Backing Hammer, Tweezers, Razor Steel Knives, Scalpel sets, Feathering/Paring Knives, Spring Dividers, Bodkins, Backing Saw, Shears, Band Nippers and Glue Brushes, Bone Folders, Straight Edge and Rulers.
  • Brass Tools
    For Lettering and Decoration, Fillet Wheels, Decorative Wheels, Brass Type, Brass Sewing Keys, Spring Type Holders and Brass Screw Binders and Extension Poles.
  • Genuine "OASIS" Goatskins
    Genuine "OASIS" Goatskin now available in soft light substance and a large variety of colours.
    " Kano" Goatskin, Morocco Goatskin, Montana Calfskin, coloured smooth full grain Calf, Restoration Calfskin, Bavarian Cowhide, Sheepskin Basils, Skivers and Diary Leathers.
  • Materials
    Buckrams, Bookcloths, Tapes, Thread, Calicos, Mull, Headbands, Book Ribbons, Webbing, Gold Leaf, Coloured Foils.
  • Conservation Materials
    Document Repair Tape, Archibond Repair Tissue, Transparent Mending Tissue, Gummed Linen Tape, White Linen Cloth Tape, Silk Gauze and many other items.
  • Miscellaneous Items
    From a long list of items we have selected the following:
    Natural Sponges, Leather Paring Knives, Wooden Tub for Lying Press, Bench Shears, Metal fittings for Plough and Steel Screws, Beechwood Backing Boards, French Chalk, Egg Albumen Powder and B.S.Glaire.

Chamois Leathers

Genuine Chamois Leathers

Auto Care and Janitorial

Full Oil Tanned Chamois Wash Leathers in a range of sizes, qualities and packaging
Chamois Leather is a long established natural product, made in a traditional way, which is completely different to any synthetic substitute.

Real chamois leather is extremely absorbent and acts like a magnet to dust and moisture. It is also beautifully soft and excels in drying, cleaning and polishing.

Chamois Leather is also resilient and long lasting making it a very unique product. Each Chamois Leather is hand selected and attractively presented.

Russells genuine chamois leathers are for everyone who is resolved to having the most outstanding high quality and great value for money.