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weight of a whitetail mount ?

Discussion in 'Deer and Gameheads' started by JE, Feb 9, 2009.

  1. JE

    JE Well-Known Member

    What is the average weight of a whitetail mount ?
    I am thinking of converting a swivel type television bracket into a bench mounting stand. ( don't laugh ! ) its just an idea.
  2. Bobbi Meyer

    Bobbi Meyer I luv to ride my tricycle, I luv to ride my trike

    my guess would be about 25-30 lbs.
    If you do use a tv stand lets see pics!!!
    Nothing wrong with thinking outside the box.

  3. JE

    JE Well-Known Member

    Thanks bobbie, some of the TV swivel brackets hold up to 176lbs ! I was also thinking of smaller ones for fish. I will let you know how I get on.
  4. ryan9289

    ryan9289 New Member

    that actually sounds like a really neat idea JE, be sure to show pics too.
  5. nibjones

    nibjones Join your States Taxidermy Assoc.

    If you need to make one, here is an idea. http://www.hidetanning.net/TaxidermyMountingStand.html