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Nate3652
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« on: May 19, 2017, 12:46:53 PM »

Anyone have any tips on how to tan a porcupine? Other than being very careful. Is it even possible? Thankyou!
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Tanglewood Taxidermy
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« Reply #1 on: May 19, 2017, 07:53:03 PM »

Use a degreaser to remover the grease from the hide.
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« Reply #2 on: May 23, 2017, 10:16:01 PM »

Keeping the quills wet when working with it will keep them "softer".  And yes, be careful.
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« Reply #3 on: May 23, 2017, 11:46:07 PM »

I use a wire wheel to flesh them after pickling. They're a bit tougher when pickled. Then degrease , neutralize and tan.
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