shrinkage

Submitted by glen on 4/22/02. ( ) 216.75.132.6

i have a caribou that on the nose it seems like it just wont shrink enough to lay flat never had this happen.I beleave all my measurements were on but when i put it on form nose of skin was 2in.longer than form its been drying for 3 weeks it was a wet tan hide.Looks like ripples does it just need more drying time?Any help would be great thank for all the help.

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sounds like...

This response submitted by Larry on 4/23/02. ( ) 209.240.222.32

you could have got away with a bigger form.You will probably be better off putting an artificial nose on it.If it was a good tan job it probably wont shrink much more.


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