Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Tejasmoke, TechTDC, brainpower, Janiesue, FWJay
61844 Registered Users
Top Posters
dogcatcher 81423
stxranchman 52092
RWH24 44568
rifleman 44154
BOBO the Clown 42165
BMD 40617
bill oxner 38247
Big Orn 37484
txshntr 34325
sig226fan (Rguns.com) 31228
facebook
Forum Stats
61844 Members
46 Forums
428052 Topics
5904261 Posts

Max Online: 16728 @ 03/25/12 08:51 AM
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >
Topic Options
#6250263 - 04/06/16 06:12 PM home tanned rug , any thoughts ?
breadman Offline
Pro Tracker

Registered: 08/19/14
Posts: 1161
Loc: huntsville texas


Edited by breadman (04/06/16 06:14 PM)
_________________________
definition of a new rightwing is a leftwing that got mugged

Top
#6250267 - 04/06/16 06:14 PM Re: home tanned rug , any thoughts ? [Re: breadman]
breadman Offline
Pro Tracker

Registered: 08/19/14
Posts: 1161
Loc: huntsville texas
_________________________
definition of a new rightwing is a leftwing that got mugged

Top
#6250270 - 04/06/16 06:15 PM Re: home tanned rug , any thoughts ? [Re: breadman]
stxranchman Offline
Obie Juan Kenobi

Registered: 08/04/10
Posts: 52092
Sorry, but not a fan at all.
_________________________


Top
#6250279 - 04/06/16 06:22 PM Re: home tanned rug , any thoughts ? [Re: breadman]
skinnerback Online   content
THF Celebrity

Registered: 05/30/11
Posts: 11649
Loc: Rockport, Tx.
I Tawt I Taw a Puddy Tat

On a serious note, it no looky too good.

Top
#6250319 - 04/06/16 06:44 PM Re: home tanned rug , any thoughts ? [Re: breadman]
rexmitchell Offline
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 02/11/13
Posts: 2029
As a rug? Nope. Throw that thing over the back of a chair or couch and you are in business. Have a bobcat hide used in the same manner.

Top
#6250332 - 04/06/16 06:50 PM Re: home tanned rug , any thoughts ? [Re: breadman]
Nathan at Fork Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 09/29/07
Posts: 5506
Loc: Emory, TX
Make a hat or a satchel out of it. Yours turned out a lot better than the one I just home tanned. MY first attempt though, next time Ill know what Im doing!

Top
#6250363 - 04/06/16 07:12 PM Re: home tanned rug , any thoughts ? [Re: rexmitchell]
Pitchfork Predator Online   content
THF Celebrity

Registered: 01/25/13
Posts: 12010
Loc: Murphy, TX Dickens county
Originally Posted By: rexmitchell
As a rug? Nope. Throw that thing over the back of a chair or couch and you are in business. Have a bobcat hide used in the same manner.


Not my cup of tea, but I like Rex's suggestion better than the way it looks as a rug. up


Edited by Pitchfork Predator (04/07/16 07:19 AM)
_________________________
Marc C. Helfrich
Retirement Planner

www.insured-wealth.com
469-323-8920

Top
#6250564 - 04/06/16 09:41 PM Re: home tanned rug , any thoughts ? [Re: breadman]
dogcatcher Online   content
THF Celebrity

Registered: 07/17/06
Posts: 81423
Loc: Abilene or on the road...
I would mount it on a wall.
_________________________
Combat Infantryman, the ultimate hunter where the prey shoots back.
"Illegitimus non carborundum est"

_______ Old style calls for today's outdoorsman_________

Top
#6250655 - 04/06/16 11:00 PM Re: home tanned rug , any thoughts ? [Re: breadman]
bow5 Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 02/24/16
Posts: 200
Loc: Hill Country
Good looking skin, it's not easy to do, but it's getting there
_________________________
Gig 'Em

Top
#6250716 - 04/07/16 06:05 AM Re: home tanned rug , any thoughts ? [Re: breadman]
Camp smokewagon84 Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 02/28/13
Posts: 85
Loc: Jefferson county
looks like road kill!!

Top
#6250734 - 04/07/16 06:57 AM Re: home tanned rug , any thoughts ? [Re: breadman]
don k Online   content
THF Celebrity

Registered: 08/27/08
Posts: 10050
Loc: Bandera, Tx
I think you did a good job of preserving it. The only parts that may have been better would have been to leave off the head and feet.
_________________________
http://www.ibexgoats.com/home.html

Top
#6250745 - 04/07/16 07:06 AM Re: home tanned rug , any thoughts ? [Re: don k]
Western Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 04/20/11
Posts: 24835
Loc: Wise County Texas
Originally Posted By: don k
I think you did a good job of preserving it. The only parts that may have been better would have been to leave off the head and feet.

X's 2, I'd lay in on a coffee or end table, just to small for the floor.
_________________________
Friends don't let Friends drink and post.......

The first 5 day's after the weekend, are the hardest....

Dennis


Top
#6251177 - 04/07/16 01:36 PM Re: home tanned rug , any thoughts ? [Re: breadman]
kdkane1971 Offline
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 01/30/14
Posts: 2010
Loc: Mesopotamia
That face though

Top
#6251368 - 04/07/16 04:35 PM Re: home tanned rug , any thoughts ? [Re: breadman]
Red Cloud Online   content
Pro Tracker

Registered: 09/04/09
Posts: 1716
Loc: Weatherford, Texas
Just a suggestion but you could cut off the paws, drill a hole in the claws and make a neckles for your wife and throw the hide over a chair back.

Top
#6251777 - 04/07/16 10:13 PM Re: home tanned rug , any thoughts ? [Re: breadman]
Anthony Bish Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 01/01/11
Posts: 84
Loc: Harris County
I don't think it looks bad. I have one in the freezer that I want to do the same thing with. What kit did you use?
_________________________
DD M4V5LW 5.56
Sig M400 6.8 ARP SPCII


http://67-72chevytrucks.com/vboard/member.php?u=62077

Top
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >



© 2004-2016 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide