Tanned cape in frig over night,.....OK?

Submitted by Michelle W on 2/10/06 at 10:24 PM. ( michellestaxidermy@zoomshare.com ) 70.144.236.245

I am planning on mounting a tanned cape tomarrow. I thawed it out today to check a few things. I was just wondering if it would be ok to leave it in the frig over night? I have had this cape pulled out of the freezer atleast 3 times working on it. Trying to shave it on the machine and get it thinned down and pull the cartlige out of the ears.

One more thing it is kinda starting to dry out a bit can I soak it up in a salt brine? I am pretty sure this cape was tanned using liqua tan. How would I go about this.

Thanks,

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it will be fine

This response submitted by RT on 2/10/06 at 10:37 PM. ( ) 66.56.215.155

It will be ok to leave in frig And if its gets to dry judt mist with some water i do it all the time good luck


tanned

This response submitted by hs on 2/10/06 at 10:52 PM. ( ) 152.163.100.134

I prefer to just lay it flat in the freezer. It doesn't take long to thaw if it is tanned, and if something comes up you won't have to worry about it.


i lay 'em out on work table ...

This response submitted by terryr on 2/11/06 at 12:14 AM. ( ) 12.207.33.102

and put in plastic bag to keep them from drying out - hey folks THEY ARE TANNED


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