Nice buck and all, but you could have taken the pictures somewhere else instead of the garage with all that junk showing in the background.
There has always got to be one of them kind of people doesn't there. Who gives a crap what his garage looks like. That just means he's probably much harder at work than alot of folks that just sit around the tube. Anyway...this is about stalking a nice buck with a bow and getting the kill. Now hush and go finish your peas.
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...