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#5497413 - 12/24/14 11:05 AM New turkey fan w/ spurs and beard
texasspazzman Offline
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Registered: 10/15/04
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Loc: Freestone county, Texas
Finally got caught up on customer's stuff and did one for myself. Good old Rio with pretty good spurs and beard.


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#5497427 - 12/24/14 11:08 AM Re: New turkey fan w/ spurs and beard [Re: texasspazzman]
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I like it

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#5497544 - 12/24/14 11:56 AM Re: New turkey fan w/ spurs and beard [Re: BMowatt]
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Originally Posted By: BMowatt
I like it
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#5497600 - 12/24/14 12:23 PM Re: New turkey fan w/ spurs and beard [Re: texasspazzman]
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Long beard and nice hooks on that gobbler. Good looking display
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#5497679 - 12/24/14 01:01 PM Re: New turkey fan w/ spurs and beard [Re: texasspazzman]
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the skin on those legs will dry up, lose their color, flack off and/or start growing nasty stuff.

i recommend you strip off all the scales and stuff under them off and get it down to bone, then dap with a little peroxide to whiten them after washing good with dawn.
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#5497916 - 12/24/14 02:56 PM Re: New turkey fan w/ spurs and beard [Re: texasspazzman]
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#5498438 - 12/24/14 07:33 PM Re: New turkey fan w/ spurs and beard [Re: texasspazzman]
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Looks good !

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#5504055 - 12/28/14 11:04 AM Re: New turkey fan w/ spurs and beard [Re: SenderoTaxi]
texasspazzman Offline
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Originally Posted By: SenderoTaxi
the skin on those legs will dry up, lose their color, flack off and/or start growing nasty stuff.

i recommend you strip off all the scales and stuff under them off and get it down to bone, then dap with a little peroxide to whiten them after washing good with dawn.

I don't think so...
They were soaked in preservative and I added a sealer. I have one that's considerably older, and it still looks the same. wink

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#5504991 - 12/28/14 06:57 PM Re: New turkey fan w/ spurs and beard [Re: texasspazzman]
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Pretty cool up
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#5505339 - 12/28/14 09:12 PM Re: New turkey fan w/ spurs and beard [Re: texasspazzman]
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Registered: 01/11/09
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Loc: Germany
Looks great. I've been looking for a good mount for a double bearded bird I took down this past spring. Where did you get the mount? Make it yourself? Need a lead. Thanks!

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#5505382 - 12/28/14 09:35 PM Re: New turkey fan w/ spurs and beard [Re: kry226]
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Originally Posted By: kry226
Looks great. I've been looking for a good mount for a double bearded bird I took down this past spring. Where did you get the mount? Make it yourself? Need a lead. Thanks!


I used this one, and it worked out great.

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B007P2T61K/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o08_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1
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#5505700 - 12/29/14 06:55 AM Re: New turkey fan w/ spurs and beard [Re: Mankussm]
kry226 Offline


Registered: 01/11/09
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Originally Posted By: Mankussm
Originally Posted By: kry226
Looks great. I've been looking for a good mount for a double bearded bird I took down this past spring. Where did you get the mount? Make it yourself? Need a lead. Thanks!


I used this one, and it worked out great.

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B007P2T61K/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o08_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1


Thanks! I'll check it out. I've got a beautiful Rio just laying around waiting for the right mount.

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#5505725 - 12/29/14 07:15 AM Re: New turkey fan w/ spurs and beard [Re: texasspazzman]
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That is a hell of a paddle up
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#5507718 - 12/29/14 10:23 PM Re: New turkey fan w/ spurs and beard [Re: kry226]
texasspazzman Offline
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Registered: 10/15/04
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Loc: Freestone county, Texas
Originally Posted By: kry226
Looks great. I've been looking for a good mount for a double bearded bird I took down this past spring. Where did you get the mount? Make it yourself? Need a lead. Thanks!

Made it myself. Normally do a bunch of euros every winter. Just started adding a few turkey fans this year.

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