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A Cool Mount

Discussion in 'Deer and Gameheads' started by Tnrandy, Feb 1, 2022.

  1. Tnrandy

    Tnrandy Active Member

    This thing looks awesome! Never seen one done like this before.

    Mr Trent Heard's Dec 30 Texas Storm Buck , The Massive ice storm that hit Texas followed with 6 to 8 inches of snow , Flights canceled and power outages for weeks . Mr Trent asked me to recapture the moment and hunt that he will never forget . Wilson's Wildlife Artistry Crossville Tennessee

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  2. 13 point

    13 point Well-Known Member

    Pretty cool .
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  3. Mudbat

    Mudbat Well-Known Member

    Very cool. Have a lot of family in crossville. Even our own cemetery in the area. Last names Bolin
  4. Westcoast

    Westcoast Well-Known Member

    thats rad!
  5. Tanglewood Taxidermy

    Tanglewood Taxidermy Well-Known Member

    Not really a "cool" mount. It looks down right cold! That is really well done.
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  6. Dave York

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  7. Keith

    Keith Well-Known Member

    Cool mount.

    I just did an aoudad and blackbuck that were shot after that cold snap that TX had last winter. The animals were stressed out and loosing hair the instant they hit the ground. I know they taken care off, because my boss took care of them for the guy he flew down to TX with.

    The ranch said the animals were so stressed, that it wasn't worth the effort for the meat. My boss did skin out his blackbuck, and gave me some. I cooked up a backstrap and threw it away. It was nasty. I've had blackbuck before, but this was bad.
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  8. Sea Wolf

    Sea Wolf Well-Known Member

    Very "cool" quite literally. Just shows what a little imagination can do in the shop. No one says you have to produce cookie cutter mounts right out of the catalog. Very well done. ... going to be a bitch to dust that off though ..
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  9. blindluck

    blindluck Active Member

    I luv it, so cool. Great job.
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  10. Taylor Baker

    Taylor Baker New Member

    What material is used to produce that ice-y look?
  11. Tanglewood Taxidermy

    Tanglewood Taxidermy Well-Known Member

    There are lots of products out there that can be used to get the desired effect.
  12. drwalleye

    drwalleye Active Member

    Totally awesome
  13. Mike Powell

    Mike Powell Well-Known Member

    That is an awesome mount…great job!!
  14. 13 point

    13 point Well-Known Member

    I use envirotect light, if you whip it it will get airy and frothy, the key is to wait for it to get close to kicking off before you apply it .
  15. Taylor Baker

    Taylor Baker New Member

    Appreciate it!
  16. drwalleye

    drwalleye Active Member

    Do you whip it with a stirring stick or a egg beater. Then how do you apply it?
  17. 13 point

    13 point Well-Known Member

    Get 1 mixer beater put in drill