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how do i mount a skull properly?

ive a goat skull here, nearly ready to mount, horns are nearly 3ft each. any diagrams or tutorials out there?

also where can i buy a plaque to mount it onto and what size should it be?

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how do i mount a skull properly?

ive a goat skull here, nearly ready to mount, horns are nearly 3ft each. any diagrams or tutorials out there?

also where can i buy a plaque to mount it onto and what size should it be?

 

there are a few ways to do this.

1 macceration

2 beetles

3 remove as much meat as you can then place the skull in 3 bin liners with a pint of water [sealed]

this is what you will need to do to sweat the the horns from the cores this process

may take 3/4 weeks or even longer

once you get the horns off you then can go ahead and boil the skull for cleaning.

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once you get the horns off you then can go ahead and boil the skull for cleaning.

 

FFS don't take the 'horns' off it - I will be useless without them!!!

 

OTC

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once you get the horns off you then can go ahead and boil the skull for cleaning.

 

FFS don't take the 'horns' off it - I will be useless without them!!!

 

OTC

 

lol

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It looks like she has a clean dried skull that she wants to put on a display board to me :whistling:

 

Here's a video on European Mounting

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