CLINIC TO SHARPEN SKILLS OF YOUNG, NOVICE TURKEY HUNTERS
Shoot Red, I am thinking of going myself since this is my first year hunting turkeys. Trying to get a buddy from here to go with me. If I do, I will let you know so we can arrange to meet face to face.
I recently completed my first skull plate mount of my buck antelope from the 2010 season. I used a kit from Van Dykes, and I thought I would pass along the tips my dad shared with me, as well as one or two I figured out on my own. I have only completed the one antelope kit, but these tips should work for kits for other species as well.
1. Leave as much depth to the skull as possible when you remove the antlers/horns from the skull of the animal. This...