wet tan help

Submitted by tim on 01/17/2003. ( tjfielden2@cs.com ) 64.12.96.202

i just got in some wet tans that when i received green had no measurements so i waited til i got them tanned before i measured them. they seem alittle drier than i have got in the past although they are wet tans and cant quiet get them to stretch to get a good measurement. i know these were off at least 19 - 20 inch(5 1/2 year old)deer right behind the ears but i cant get them to stretch to about 17 -18 inches.
my question is can i get alittle more stretch out of them if i rehydrate them for about 15 to 20 minutes in slightly warm water then tumble them alittle and then stretch again? thanks tim

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i think i found what i was looking for

This response submitted by tim on 01/17/2003. ( ) 64.12.96.106

i think i found my answer in the orange circle to the left but if you still want to give me any help it would be highly appreciated. thanks tim


wet tans

This response submitted by Aaron Honeycutt on 01/17/2003. ( mhoney@mindspring.com ) 165.247.155.21

Tim, I would dampen the capes and sweat in a bag over night in the frig. Should do no harm. I would not soak them. -Enjoy, Aaron H.


thanks aaron

This response submitted by tim on 01/17/2003. ( ) 152.163.188.228

thanks for the help aaron. i will give it a try.


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