Deer cape - The HuntingPA.com Outdoor Community
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-14-2012, 11:27 PM Thread Starter
Part of the Community
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: pa
Posts: 141
Back To Top
Deer cape

Hey guys I would like to get a mount refinished that was taken out of our camp 65 years ago.could anyone tell me how much a deer cape be obviously a buck cape

some shoot archery,others perfect it
xshooter is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-14-2012, 11:49 PM
Diehard Outdoorsman
 
tfabarcher35's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: The Burgh
Posts: 2,870
Back To Top
Re: Deer cape

Depending on size of neck could be anywhere from $100-300 already tanned.

LCPL Ralph Fabbri 9/29/89-9/28/10 KIA fighting for our freedom.

Fabbri Taxidermy
tfabarcher35 is offline  
post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-16-2012, 12:03 AM
Part of the Community
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: PA Hellertown
Posts: 167
Back To Top
Re: Deer cape

Where abouts are you located? My buddy butchers a bunch of deer each year and I'm sure we would be able to set a cape aside for someone who might need one. You could take the antlers off the old mount and just give a taxidermist the antlers and a new cape to process. I would thing he would charge the same as any other mount would cost? If your not local, I would think at deer processing place would be able to help out?
Ron Werkheiser is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-16-2012, 09:45 PM
Diehard Outdoorsman
 
Fly Guy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Up A Creek - No Paddle
Posts: 3,722
Back To Top
Re: Deer cape

The butcher I take my deer to will charge around $60 for a cape. You let him know the size and when one comes in and meets the description, he will call to tell you to come and get it. He is the best "knife" for cape and leaves plenty of room for pedistal mounts. Every taxidermist I have taken capes/antlers to comment about how nice the cape was (not the hair, but the cutting)

There is no such thing as a stupid question, just stupid people asking questions.
Fly Guy is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the The HuntingPA.com Outdoor Community forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome