about oil

Submitted by yasmine on 03/12/2004 at 11:43. ( yasmineblal@voila.fr ) 194.254.131.72

in the sentence "be sure that all excess oil is wiped from the skin surface"
what is oil ?

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Oil for taxidermy or tanning is normally made from

This response submitted by JOhn C on 03/12/2004 at 12:02. ( ) 66.233.157.155

http://dictionaries.travlang.com/EnglishFrench/#

Menhaden a small very oily salt water fish. Oil being a residual product that will soak into the hide and lubricate the fibers in leather.

It can also be glycerin (for tanning reptiles)which is mage from animal by products.

Any residual oil lays on the surface of the hide, this is wiped away.


oil = huile NOT PARRIFIN OR PETROL

This response submitted by JOhn C on 03/12/2004 at 12:06. ( ) 66.233.157.155

I think this is corret.


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