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Re: Tanning hides...
Poster: "H L. Falls" <email@example.com>
> Poster: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Greetings, M'lord Petrus,
> The salt helps to act as a temporary preservative, to keep the
> hide from spoiling until it can be properly tanned. It is not tanning
> in and of itself.
Ah, you beat me to it! :) And it should be noted that *all* the
salt has to be rinsed out before the hide can be tanned. If you need
to store a hide for while and have room in a freezer, freezing will
preserve it just as well as salt and doesn't have to be rinsed!
> Also, this web site has some links to sites that explain how to tan deer
Thanks for the addition to my bookmark file! :)
> Hope this helps.
> Lord Gawain Kilgore
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