bird tanning

Submitted by mike buss on 4/25/99. ( jeepin@mail.egyptian.net )

how do you perserve a bird, tanning,or borax what works best.
went to world show on fri learned alot, also i was told bill yox has
a class how much and were at e-mail me thanks

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LIQUA CURE FROM KNOBLOCHS

This response submitted by Mark on 4/26/99. ( knoblochs@worldnet.att.net )

Mike I have a product that you can mix with water and tan
birds, it's LIQUA CURE.
skin and clean bird as best as possible.
Wash in a mild degreaser (kemal 4)to remove any surface oil.
Mix one part Liqua cure to ten parts water. For ducks and
geese 1oz of Kemal 4 should be added. Leave skin in solution
for atleast 2 hrs and agitate, not longer than 4-5 hrs.
Remove skin from solution, Completely rinse in cold water,
Then let thoroughly drain.
Fluff feathers in fine hardwood sawdust, borax,puffed borax.
For white featherd birds use borax only.
Good luck,
Mark
KNOBLOCHS


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