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Fin question again

Discussion in 'Fish Taxidermy' started by winks33, Jan 18, 2018.

  1. winks33

    winks33 Member

    Sorry for the blank post. Tried to upload photos and was having issues.

    The question is I have a replica (steelhead) with the standard straight up full extended dorsal fin. I wanted one that is relaxed so it appears to be more natural. Can these be bought? Thanks
  2. Sotired

    Sotired Active Member

    GOOD QUESTION!!! I have passed on a few blanks for that very reason! Only thing I could think of would be if there was a fish market close by, get a dorsal fin from a similar fish and mold it. It is nice to have fins available in a relaxed position!

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  3. winks33

    winks33 Member

    That’s a good idea. Thank you.
  4. JL

    JL Taxidermist for 64 years

    If you can't find one,do what the wood carvers do...carve one and mold it. Good luck. JL