question on deer tail skinning

Submitted by James on 12/11/05 at 3:19 PM. ( coontrapper@consolidated.net ) 66.116.24.81

Hello all,

My question is can i skin part of the way down tail then use a tail skinner the rest of the way without ripping it.

Thanks,
James

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Yes you can

This response submitted by Evelyn on 12/11/05 at 3:38 PM. ( ) 205.188.116.200

just be careful, especially once you get close to the tip.


yes

This response submitted by zac on 12/11/05 at 3:42 PM. ( ) 24.183.192.33

you can do it just like you said.loosen the skin up by rolling the tail back and forth.just take your time and it should pull right out, if it's a fresh tail.i have did this everytime i do a rump mount and one more thing. you don't have to make any extra cuts to get it to pull out.


sure

This response submitted by Griz on 12/11/05 at 3:43 PM. ( ) 69.66.146.210

you don't have to split a tail out at all.... i can't remember ever splitting a tail, i have skinned down as far as possible then pulled it out, but if you use enough power any tail will come out, even if it is cold or slightly freeze dried, use borax or salt for geip if need be


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