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The 2oz Tin ‘Possibles’ Pouch - Portrait Style - is hand-made from the finest quality vegetable tanned 3.5mm (+/-) thick, soft, supple leather that has been fitted with a high quality Press Stud as Standard (Photos show Sam Browne Studs) that can be opened and then securely closed with just one-hand. A strong full-belt-loop has been Hand-Stitched to the rear of the pouch so that it can be fitted to any belt that is up to 1-3/4 Inches wide. The pouches dimensions are approximately 4 inches Wide by 5 inches High by 1-1/4 inches Deep, and it weighs just under 165 grams.
A lot of thought has gone into the making of this great little, high quality 2oz Tin ‘Possibles’ Pouch that has been made in the Portrait format, which gives the pouch a narrower mouth opening than the Landscape style of 2oz Tin Pouch. Whilst the Pouch was originally designed to house a 2oz Tobacco Tin, it was not made specifically with smokers in mind, so if a 2oz Tobacco Tin is being used for such things as a Tinderbox, Survival or First Aid tin then it can be placed in the Pouch in a, Portrait, end on direction.
This high quality ‘Possibles’ Pouch is available in either a Hand Saddle Stitched or Sinew Cross Stitched format as standard, with the additional leather optional colour choice in either Chocolate Brown or Russet, again as standard. Also fitted as standard is a choice of four Press Stud finishes, which are Nickel Plate (Chrome), Brass Plate, Gun Metal Black or Matt Black. However, The choices don't stop there, because when all of the choices are added up there are over 300 variations that this pouch can be made into, thus enabling you to create a pouch that will be in all probability be completely unique to you, a ‘One off!’ you might say.
The Pouch is perfect for just about anyone – Bushcraft & Survival Enthusiasts, Campers and Hikers etc - who wants a small completely Hand-Made ‘Possibles’ Pouch that can be used with, or without, a 2oz Tobacco ‘Possibles’ tin. It is also ideal for Mobile Phones, Keys and other small objects that would normally be carried in a pocket.
The basic idea of using a Tobacco Tin, was to contain and protect a whole host of smaller, valuable or delicate items that might otherwise, if loose within a pouch, fall out and become lost, become damaged in some way or become jumbled up. Also, you can use these great little tins to group together items that you need all in one place, such as in a Tinderbox of other fire lighting kits, needles and thread, Survival gear in fact just about anything that you can think of that will fit inside a tin of this kind. As such, Tobacco Tins are considered by many to be the perfectly sized container, the epitome of the ‘Goldilocks Principle’ in that they are neither too big nor too small, too heavy, too flimsy (being made of Steel). They are just the right size to be comfortable in the hand, hold just the right amount of small items and because they have a rubber gasket in the lid, they are water and air tight (Resistant) and will therefore keep the items placed in them well protected and dry.
The Tobacco Tin was developed over many decades, by the Tobacco industry to be lightweight, easy and cheap to manufacture, yet be tough enough to withstand the rigours of constant daily use. You can sit on them, banged them around, dent them, open them and close them hundreds of times per day, dropped them, kick them around and generally given them a pretty hard time, and yet through all of this they will still protect the delicate items placed within them … to this end they are still manufactured as a ‘Possibles’ tin, although not necessarily for placing tobacco in them.
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The Press Stud is a traditional fast and secure way to fix two items together, it is also super-fast, very simple and can be done with just one hand.
Here are a selection of Press Studs that you can choose from as Standard. They are shown on various colours of leather to give you some idea of how they will look with a Pouch colour you may choose from.
There are two Standard stitching options to choose from for this item, which are:
Saddle Stitching: Traditional Saddle Stitching gives the most outstanding seam strength there, is by far, far greater than could be achieved with any modern sewing machine.
Cross Stitching: The case is Cross Stitched in Artificial Sinew to give it a more rustic decorative feel. Artificial Sinew is incredibly strong and very resistant to wear, so it will last longer than the leather itself.
The Sam Browne Stud is one of the most secure forms of fastening there is, when you take into account the ease and the speed that it can be opened and closed with just one hand. It is made from a high quality solid brass Sam Browne Stud that is Double-Padded Leather Backed on the inside of the pouch so that it will not damage the contents of your pouch when fastening the Sam Browne. The Sam Browne Stud was invented by a General Sir Samuel Browne back in the 19th century and is still used in many military uniforms to this day as a secure, reliable and fast – one handed- way of securing straps and pouch flaps.
The very traditional leather Toggle method of fastening together two items of leather together has been in use for hundreds of thousands of years, so you can be sure that it works, and works well! The technology is so low that should anything go wrong with the Toggle a new one can be fashioned from some old lace and a bit of leather of bone in just a few minutes. The Toggle will always be made in the same colour as the item, so that it blends in and does not look out of place. The Toggle method of fastening can easily be secured, reliably and quickly with just one hand.
With a FireSteel Loop incorporated into this item you will be able to stow any Army sized FireSteel, such as the Light-My-Fire - ‘Army’ FireSteels or our PyroFlint™ - Army sized FireSteel. If you would like another size of FireSteel Loop attaching to this item, instead of the standard Army size, then please ‘Contact Us’ when you make your purchase and we will be happy to alter the size for you.Please Note: The FireSteel is not included in this option.
Please Note: All colours shown are approximations of actual colours, and may vary according to the display screen through which you are seeing them..