tanning bobcat

Submitted by mike on 1/13/06 at 7:09 PM. ( eightpthntr71@yahoo.com ) 152.163.100.197

I use McKenzie tan and usually follow directions completely. My ? is,does a bobcat need to stay in pickle for 3 days or do you guys/gals think 2 would be enough? I was planning on mounting Monday evening if at all possible.Also should I return it to pickle after fleshing,or neutralize and apply tan? If to risky I'll just follow directions. Thanks for all the help in the past! I,m not a beginner been mounting about 10 years but learning something new every day,just learned about this site a couple weeks ago.

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Mike

This response submitted by mopar on 1/14/06 at 1:30 AM. ( jeffb03@alltel.net ) 71.28.230.131

This is my first time to tan anything(Bobcat). I talked to a McKenize taxidermist today and he said to flesh,put back in the pickle,neutralize for only 10 min,put tan on a leave it overnight and tumble next morning and mount. I dont know about a 2 day tan maybe someone else can help you there. Jeff


Opps

This response submitted by mopar on 1/14/06 at 1:33 AM. ( jeffb03@alltel.net ) 71.28.230.131

This is using a McKenize tan. Jeff


i krowtann them for 2 days with no problems

This response submitted by terryr on 1/14/06 at 1:44 AM. ( ) 12.207.33.102

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DONT TUMBLE

This response submitted by mopar on 1/15/06 at 3:39 AM. ( ) 71.28.230.131

with corn cob grit, what a nightmare it stuck to the flesh side so %#*&! bad. Jeff


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