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Looking for something different for my first truly big buck

Discussion in 'Deer and Gameheads' started by Pinger, Nov 11, 2014.

  1. Pinger

    Pinger New Member

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    Hi
    I'm trying to decide what form to use for this buck I was fortunate enough to harvest this year. I'm not a taxidermist but play around with skulls and camo dipping some. I want something that will show him off.
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    Thanks guys and ladies
     
  2. verne

    verne Well-Known Member

    Go to your local taxidermist tell him your concerns and what you want ; Do a search on game heads of the week , loads of deer heads to look at . I do that when looking for ideas . ;)
     

  3. twinrivers

    twinrivers Active Member

    I always like the look of a semi sneak with the head up. Several places provide them. Real cool pose I think. In McKenzie Taxidermy supply it is the 64U series of whitetail forms. You should be able to google it or go to their online catalog. One of my favorites.
     
  4. Paul B

    Paul B Active Member

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    Any form will make a nice mount. For a once in a life time trophy, I would go with a free standing Pedestal. I can make that deer look good in anything from a upright to a full sneak, its all about what you like.
     
  5. I like pedestals as well look at some Ohio Taxidermy Supply forms. I love the look of their new pedestal! That deer will look good in any pose but keep in mind how and where you wanna display when picking a mount. Alot of hunters like the idea of how you saw it coming in as well. Sneaking, head up, etc.
     
  6. jim tucker

    jim tucker Active Member

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    Here's something different:

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    Strangely enough I recently got a deer in that has that almost exact same odd point!
     
  7. Pinger

    Pinger New Member

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    Lol I like that one.

    Yeah I'm thinking wall pedestal, but need to decide where he will be hanging first or should I say where my wife will let me hang him ;)
     
  8. twinrivers

    twinrivers Active Member

    Jesus Roy that is funny Jim. Lmao. Cool mount.