Saddle Soap

Submitted by Joe on 5/5/05 at 10:07 PM. ( )

After tanning a fur and softening it, does it help to apply saddle soap?

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Why would you do that?

This response submitted by George on 5/5/05 at 10:23 PM. ( )

Saddle soap is just for what the name implies: cleaning leather. If you wash your hide right after you soften it with oil and breaking, you're going to wash some of that very same oil out.

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