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Old 01-21-2008, 05:36 PM
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Originally Posted by webb12420 View Post
I have two skulls that I need to get done. I heard it is best not to boil them for a long time because it breaks down the skull. I also heard that if you want to boil them in Dawn detergent for 10 minutes after the beetles get done with it, it will take care of anything else that is left. What is the best way?
I boil them it takes me about 5-6 hours to do it right. I also boil it with the detergent it keeps the smell down. Once you have it as clean as possible. Soak it in peroxide for 2-3 days. Dont use chlorox that will make it chalky.

Here is a dead PA buck my buddy found. You want to talk about stink cooking this off. I dont know how long it was laying.
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