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jgrit8
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« on: November 29, 2008, 07:00:29 PM »

Just got done skinning three skunks.I was wondering what size eye to order.All my catalogs say 10mm but the actual eye measures around 7or8mm.The biggest was 12 lbs.My eyes are still burning!LOL
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« Reply #1 on: November 30, 2008, 07:13:58 AM »

I order sets of 8-10 and 12mm Bubble eyes, then when getting ready to mount, I drill a small hole in the form in the eye sockets are, push some clay in their and see which I I like best.. The last 2 I have done I used 10mm, and seemed to prefer them the most.. Amall skunks will take a smaller eye, say 8mm and larger ones a bigger eye. 12mm.. Good luck and be sure to post some pics when done. Here is a link of some skunk pics, and a close up of a mounted skunk using 10mm Black bubble eyes.

http://www.taxidermy.net/forum/index.php/topic,94282.0.html

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