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Stop Rot On Hair Side

Discussion in 'Tanning' started by ElephasMaximus, Sep 7, 2020.

  1. Can it be applied to hair side of whole animal to prevent slippage before thawing & skinning? The instructions mention only hair side of unturned ears. And what's about birds?
  2. tem

    tem Well-Known Member

    yes. you can put it on hair side. i do it all the time. birds as well.
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  3. joeym

    joeym Jeannette & Joey @ Dunn's Falls

    Absolutely. Hair side and skin side, especially on "iffy" skins.
  4. Thanks everyone!
  5. livbucks

    livbucks Well-Known Member

    I used to talk with the inventor of it way back when. I could tell you some stories of what it was good for. ;)

    I mostly used it around the eyes of deer and inside ears. It made the cartilage removal so easy. You could certainly paint the whole skin with it if you wanted. I never saw the need.