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Hair coming out easy

Discussion in 'Deer and Gameheads' started by Acltaxidermy, Dec 23, 2017.

  1. Acltaxidermy

    Acltaxidermy New Member

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    Will the hair tighten and lock in place when the hide is completely dry ? Hair is shedding really bad when I pull on it lightly ? It's been a week on the form, guy I got it from said it was tanned and ready to go on the form ! Just starting to learn , any help would be much appreciated !
     
  2. tazzymoto

    tazzymoto Well-Known Member

    Yes quit pulling on it
     

  3. HAPP

    HAPP Active Member

    X2. Just leave it alone.
     
  4. Trophy Specialist

    Trophy Specialist Well-Known Member

    You may need to use Stop Slip on the slipping areas. I used it last season on a couple deer likely due to the very warm fall. It works well.
     
  5. livbucks

    livbucks Well-Known Member

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    Seems that right after you mount a cape the hair will pull out pretty easily. Its like a mole that keeps getting angrier the more you keep touching it. Just stop pulling it! The hair will get tight again after it is all dry. This question has been asked hundreds of times here I think. The answer is always the same.
     
  6. countrycritter

    countrycritter Active Member

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    As long as it was taken care of before tanning you shouldn't have any worries.
     
  7. I went to the dr once with my elbow. I said it hurts when I do this. He said. Then don’t do that. Same. Then don’t pull on it. It will tighten up.