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Discussion in 'Beginners' started by cajunhottie, Jun 11, 2007.

  1. cajunhottie

    cajunhottie Suckin Heads and Eatin Tails

    Are them breakthrough books good to for beginners? askin mainly bout the mammel book.
  2. Jason O

    Jason O Active Member

    buy them all ,there the next best thing to a live in trainer


    BUCKGRUNT Are you talkin to me?

    I love em, it shows a strait forward approach instead of alot of BS........
  4. The Breakthrough Manuals are some of the best instruction books your money can buy.

    How was your weekend? Did you make all the guys, and I suppose some girls happy?
  5. cajunhottie

    cajunhottie Suckin Heads and Eatin Tails

    thanks for the replis. i had a very long weeken Craig. Why would i make people happy. your funny.
  6. Helicity

    Helicity Squirrels – Natures Road Bumps

    I bought the bird, the fish, and the mammal breakthrough books and just love them. I'm looking on starting my first pheasant tonight after i go to the farm and pick one out.
  7. cajunhottie

    cajunhottie Suckin Heads and Eatin Tails

    thank you Helicity.
  8. hybrid

    hybrid New Member

    Anyone have any leads on good books or other reference materials on making useable fur pelts?

    I posted a question in tanning and got the run around by morons with opinions and very little information.

    What Im trying to do is learn how to process say...........rabbit pelts for "primitive or pioneer" type leather to be made into jackets or something.

    I just want to see how it was done and see if I can do it myself. If the indians and davey crocket did it........why cant I?

    Thanks guys and gals.............I could really use some usefull info instead of babbling.
  9. cyclone

    cyclone Posts: 400001


    You worded your topic incorrectly. Garment tanning refers now days to fur coat quality and quality leathers. You need to find out about brain tanning, bark tanning and it's methods. I'd suggest by starting at www.braintan.com. Matt Richards is the contact..he has an excellent book.
  10. hybrid

    hybrid New Member

    Thanks Cyclone.............I found that link just a few minutes ago from a teenage girl taxidermist.

    I appreciate it though!