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What tannery for buckskin?

Discussion in 'Tanning' started by Nina Lukaszewicz, Jan 29, 2008.

  1. Nina Lukaszewicz

    Nina Lukaszewicz Outdoor Dreams Taxidermy

    I want to find a tannery that can tan a soft, supple hair-off deer backhide that will be suitable for crafts. I am finding this out for a friend who wants to make a deerskin bow quiver. Any suggestions will be appreciated.
  2. Randy Mac

    Randy Mac New Member

    Re: What tannery for hair-off?

    You may also look at www.wbplace.com, wwwspecialtyleather.com or www.quilcedaleather.com

  3. Nina Lukaszewicz

    Nina Lukaszewicz Outdoor Dreams Taxidermy

    Re: What tannery for hair-off?

    I am looking into going with Yost, but any other suggestions? Thanks
  4. gab

    gab Active Member

    he could just buy it outright at leather unlimited or fox valley,but I do use yost for my customer hair off tanning
  5. trophy time

    trophy time " Preserving a lifetime of memories since 1990 "


    You could try Uber Tanning Company? They are located in Minnesota. Here is there web address www.uberglove.com
  6. remi609

    remi609 Member

    Nina, Yost out of Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin. You can even purchase craft quality buckskin. It is very supple and soft! Kevin
  7. Old Fart

    Old Fart Active Member

    I get mine from QuilCeda. It's cheaper just to buy it rather than send them the hides and have them tanned. Faster, too!
  8. cyclone

    cyclone Posts: 400001

    Braintan it if they want a really unique piece of leather..It's a bit of work, and an art in itself, but well worth the effort.. ;)