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Simmering container for an Elk

Discussion in 'Skulls and Skeletons' started by taxidermygirl, Oct 10, 2016.

  1. taxidermygirl

    taxidermygirl Member

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    Hi guys, I am working on an elk European, and wondering if any one has any tips on where to get a big enough container to work on that? The one I have is only big enough for a white tail. Any tips are greatly appreciated!
     
  2. Sea Wolf

    Sea Wolf Well-Known Member

    You can use those metal washtubs but make sure to do this OUTSIDE!!!. The galvanized coating burns off and is poisonous. You can also cut a 50 gal drum down. Or you can rot it clean.
     

  3. AKYetiMan

    AKYetiMan Member

    Use a wash tub like Sea Wolf said. Thats what I'm using for my bison and it works great! They are like 20 bucks at Home Depot.
     
  4. Beaverman

    Beaverman New Member

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    Tractor Supply has them for about $20 bucks too. They'll do 3-4 small deer and 2-3 large ones at a time. Well worth the small investment.