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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 12-12-2009, 08:46 PM Thread Starter
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new to the forum just have some questions

basically i joined this website because there is a few new things i would love to try but just do not have the know how one of the things i want to get myself into is curing hides but the problem is...i have no idea where to start

so my question really is

as far as tanning hides what kind of materials would i need
or maybe a reference to a good book something with good info that you may have read before to help you out any help would be greatly appreciated Thank you
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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 12-12-2009, 09:31 PM
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Re: new to the forum just have some questions

to start most taxidermists will reccommend a home tanning kit thru mackenzie or wasco
these will help you get yer ears wet
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post #3 of 7 (permalink) Old 12-13-2009, 03:27 AM Thread Starter
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Re: new to the forum just have some questions

do they give you good info about the process or is there some tricks i might need to get me started?
thanks for the help johnny
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Re: new to the forum just have some questions

go to the http://www.taxidermy.net under forums and go to the tanning forums or the tutorials and you will fing topics on everything you could possibly want to learn.

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Re: new to the forum just have some questions

most all have very detailed instructiuons on how to us their particular tans

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Re: new to the forum just have some questions

I posted a tanning solution here a while back. Search back in this forum and you will find it. Good luck with your new hobby.

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I brought one of those threads back to the top for you.

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