The line of Hewit repair calf is very popular among restorers. The skins are made from Bangledesh hides. The Repair Calf skins are archival, lightfast and a suitable replacement to Bookcalf at an economic price. They are available in 8 shades of brown, based on historical colors and 2nd and 3rd quality.
Please note that Repair Calf skins are vegetable tanned and retanned with a small percent of Aluminium for softness, suppleness and ease of paring. This is also beneficial when recoloring the hides.