Fleshing Beam and Knife

Submitted by Dave on 12/3/04 at 2:14 PM. ( wildlifetaxi@yahoo.com )

I'm looking to purchase a beam and knife and possibly a beam stand. Could anyone reccommend where to purchase these?


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This response submitted by joey arender on 12/3/04 at 2:24 PM. ( )

cumberlands northwest trappers supply.
should be able to do a search to get to their sight then once there type fleshing in their search block & your there they have two beams and a few knives

Make the beam

This response submitted by cur on 12/3/04 at 2:44 PM. ( )

Make your own beam. My favorite wood was always yellow popular. It has a "feel" and tooth that seemed to make the chore a bit easier. Yellow Popular wood is almost as resilient to moisture as cypress, but with a tougher grain. A lot of lumber yards stock the wood. Just carve down one end to a blunt taper, round off the edges, and nail it to your kitchen counter....or something.

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