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#12711 - 03/15/08 03:51 PM preserving dried hides
cash Offline
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Registered: 03/13/07
Posts: 57
Loc: lebanon oregon USA
i have some dried hides from this season and i was going to tan them but i dont have enough time, is there a good way to keep these hides good until next season?

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#12712 - 03/17/08 03:54 PM Re: preserving dried hides
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Wrap them up in a plastic garbage bag and freeze them. Even though they are dried, they will continue to decompose slightly until they are tanned. But, a worse problem will be insect infestation during the summer months. The freezer solves all problems.

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