re-using krowtan

Submitted by Jason on 12/25/04 at 12:25 AM. ( nixjmoney@aol.com ) 205.188.116.132

Im obviously not real familiar with tanning processes,I have used krowtan for my wet tans,now I am tanning some fur to use for crafts,can I re-use or is something taken from the solution during the process,be easy I admit my ignorance.

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Do not reuse

This response submitted by Leapin on 12/25/04 at 1:51 AM. ( ) 68.102.141.186

Do not reuse the Krowtan as the chemicals in the original strength are used up or absorbed in the tanning process of the leather.

Start all over each time if you want the best possible results from the Krowtan process.


sure you can but its got its limits

This response submitted by Lyle (LCS MONTING) on 12/25/04 at 4:13 PM. ( lkcomp2000@yahoo.com ) 66.153.9.226

you can reuse it as long as you add some more krowtann and salt.
I only use krowtann 2000 and I've experimented alot with it. when I'm goin to reuse it for wt capes I add 1\2 cup more krowtann and 3 cups more salt, havent had ant problems at all! if im going to use it for smaller stuff like fishers, squirrels and such I just put them in without adding any more.just dont reuse it more than a couple times though!water gets pretty nasty looking.


goes with above

This response submitted by lyle on 12/25/04 at 4:16 PM. ( ) 66.153.9.226

sorry I havent had ANY problems at all, well come to think of it, I havent had any ANT problems either !


Thanks

This response submitted by Jason Nixon on 12/26/04 at 2:18 PM. ( ) 152.163.100.130

Thanks


probably works as good as reused toilet paper

This response submitted by paul on 12/28/04 at 8:27 PM. ( ) 68.83.60.41

wouldnt try that either


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