when you put hides in a pickle barrel should you set something on top of hides to keep them totally submergedor is letting them float to the top ok as long as you stir everyday
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Yes almost all the hollow haired skins will float, but as long as you turn them over once or twice a day, and mix your pickle correctly, and monitor the PH - you should have no problems simply letting them float. Tanneries dont use weights and half filled with water 5 gallon containers to keep them under - they simply let them float, and turn them over. They will pickle normally.