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#7108808 - 03/12/18 10:41 AM Skull cleaning near cypress
Aaronmittlestadt Offline
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Registered: 01/02/18
Posts: 7
Hello any recommendations for reasonably priced skull cleaning in the area. The hog was 80 lbs. I can whiten if it helps. Thanks

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#7109073 - 03/12/18 02:47 PM Re: Skull cleaning near cypress [Re: Aaronmittlestadt]
Gwood88 Offline
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Registered: 10/25/13
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I just do it myself. Use a big, old stock pot the head can fit in and boil it.
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#7109232 - 03/12/18 05:30 PM Re: Skull cleaning near cypress [Re: Aaronmittlestadt]
Old Stony Offline
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Registered: 07/21/16
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Loc: East of Dallas
Yup....just boil it a while, after you skin it. After boiling, just take a water hose and hit it with some pressure and you will blow the cooked meat right off the bone.

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#7109445 - 03/12/18 08:37 PM Re: Skull cleaning near cypress [Re: Aaronmittlestadt]
RattlesnakeDan Offline
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Registered: 12/23/17
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Loc: San Antonio
Easiest way is to bury it for a couple months. Dig it up and it will be clean with no trace of hair or anything and not smell either{usually}. Then I use whitening powder and cream mixture from Sally Beauty Supply. If you are not in a hurry this is a great way to do it. I also have a pot that goes over a 50 gal. barrel cut out on the bottom for wood with a smoke stack out the side but time has me being lazy these days.
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#7109772 - 03/13/18 09:24 AM Re: Skull cleaning near cypress [Re: RattlesnakeDan]
colt45 Offline
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Registered: 08/19/06
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Loc: bastrop county
Originally Posted By: RattlesnakeDan
Easiest way is to bury it for a couple months. Dig it up and it will be clean with no trace of hair or anything and not smell either{usually}. Then I use whitening powder and cream mixture from Sally Beauty Supply. If you are not in a hurry this is a great way to do it. I also have a pot that goes over a 50 gal. barrel cut out on the bottom for wood with a smoke stack out the side but time has me being lazy these days.
this, or let fire ants do the cleaning, put mesh wire over it to keep critters away.
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#7111188 - 03/14/18 02:40 PM Re: Skull cleaning near cypress [Re: colt45]
Vern1 Offline
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Registered: 09/13/11
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Loc: Pettytown, TX, US of A
Originally Posted By: colt45
this or let fire ants do the cleaning, put mesh wire over it to keep critters away.


Find a big fire ant mound and drop the head in the mound to stir them up.
Then I put a wash tub or half barrel over it and put a cinder block on that.
Come back in a few weeks and it will be stripped clean.
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