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I tried in different terms lol
A pickle is acid base that does a few things.
It plumbs up the hide so it can be shaved thin for mounting.
It also pulls out non tannable fluids...
Alcohol is not used in tanning as this site is for tanning only but to answer your question a life time.
Only reason I say it’s because their fragile otherwise no need. JMO
Yes sir but hopefully they realize it’s for hair off tanning. Don’t forget the city birds poop is also used till this day!
Indeed alcohol and a lot of home made up products that claim to be tanned are only preserved.
Go to a site called tru-bond tanning products...
Crappies are just that, crappy to mount. There are many different ways that folks do, cover with glue, placed by a fan to dry then skin, partial...
Rustoleum thick right now
Indeed the meter is off . I rather strips any day over a meter. Jmc
I still do a separate degreasing as that’s not enough to get especially bears degreased.
Lol thanks crab! I really had a DUH!! moment here thinking of something else! Where my head was lol In a bad spot Thee mind was on a different...
Cause there is still a membrane in the core that needs to get rotted out and can cause this issue. Seen it time and time again
Rubber mallet plus two people or in a vice to hold and pry. Your having suction going on . Don’t be afraid of drilling a hole to help prevent it.
You can wash it in salted water to thaw and flesh and salt dry.
I usually get them clean after I flesh them salt dry and when ready to hydrate...
Mudbat lol you know my style way to well !! It’s so true
Ok any kind of salt works but what you want to do isn’t going to work as a pickle saved the skin.
If your looking into just saving the bones then...
As Lance stated you need a retarder for your paint yo slow the tip drying down. Now the drawback using retarder is never gloss your fish that day....
Get a kit from tru-bond and you’ll be much better off than salt and alum. They work but these tans are much better for the home tanner learning