Best time to fix holes

Submitted by Roockie on 02/27/2004 at 10:35. ( ) 208.5.86.214

when is the best time to fix holes in a cape that was made with a fleshing machine or during skining, is it best to sow them up after the oil has been applied before the cape is dry, or wait until it is dry, or when it is rehydrated to mount?

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Sew before oiling

This response submitted by John C on 02/27/2004 at 10:45. ( ) 66.233.157.155

I like to sew the holes, before oiling


sewing holes

This response submitted by rod on 02/27/2004 at 15:35. ( ) 69.162.8.225

do your sewing after all handling of the hide is done and sew holes just before mounting ,, Rod s taxidermy


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