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Deer head + the FLOOR = NIGHTMARE

Discussion in 'Deer and Gameheads' started by AFWS, Jun 12, 2010.

  1. AFWS

    AFWS The lost Robertson

    Why can't people learn how to hang a deer properly? ::)
    Anyways a guy asked me if I could fix this and I told him all I can do is try.Well rehydrated the puppy and it was falling a part just looking at it :p I'm sitting there thinking, this thing isn't going to be fixable.Kept on a truckin and here she is ;D was gonna do a step by step ,but the camera battery died and I wasn't gonna wait on it to recharge ;D
    Before :eek: :eek:

    After ;D
  2. Wow! Pulled that off really good.


  3. scpol

    scpol Wholesale Bird Taxidermy....Fan of Mike & Harry

    Nice save.. ;D ;D
  4. rebel

    rebel New Member

    why is the nose jet black
  5. Kittrell Hill

    Kittrell Hill 9 Beard Merriam 2008 Meade Co SD

    Very nice save!!!
  6. AFWS

    AFWS The lost Robertson

    You got something against black shoe polish noses? LOL
    2 reasons ;) 1. People are starting to pick out my work(in my neck of the woods) by the nose.Didn't want people to think I did the mount job ,when I ONLY did a nose job. 2. The original was BLACK and that's what the guy was use to(looks blacker cause I put gloss on mine).
  7. Nice save...I was wondering about the nose as well, but now it all makes sense ;) Just curious but why didn't the guy take it back to the original taxi
  8. Very nice save!
  9. AFWS

    AFWS The lost Robertson

    LOL, k got that outta the way ;D the easiest way to explain it , the deer doesn't belong to the guy that asked me to fix it ,but I've got 3 ducks and a turkey in the works for him right now :-\ I'll let you figure all that out.
  10. Mr.T

    Mr.T Active Member

    That will pass,, good job!
  11. rayray38821

    rayray38821 New Member

    great job,I had two come in this year one had to be a remount and the other was somewhat an easy fix.
  12. IAtaxi

    IAtaxi Member

    Wow nice fix.........I always pass on that project when someone asks.
  13. AntlerAddict

    AntlerAddict So many whitetails...So little time!

    Great job!!! :)
  14. Awesome save!!! Wow!!! I hope you charged him plenty? I sure would of for that amount of work...
  15. Nice job I hope you charge accordingly.
  16. AFWS

    AFWS The lost Robertson

    Speaking of charging ;D what would some of you charge for a repair like this? I was thinking around $80 ,mom was thinking around $100 to $125 ???
  17. Hourly rate x hours into it
  18. michael p.

    michael p. Getting better with age :)

    Good job AFWS :)
  19. backcountrychad

    backcountrychad Active Member

    Awesome save.
  20. Daniel M.

    Daniel M. Tongo, the best dog in the world. (Saarloos)

    That's really good! What a great save, I wouldn't even know that was the same deer, lol!