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#5882995 - 04/21/17 11:57 AM Re: Washing machine to clean fur [Re: danvee]
TONY.F Online   content
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Registered: 03/02/14
Posts: 2005
Loc: N.C MO
my buyer commited on how good it made my beavers look after washing them with a small amount of downy then washed them again in straight water hung to dry and aided the drying with a leaf blower made them twice as fluffy not flat like the others! I was amazed by the amount of crude that came off of them, and how much it fluffed up the under fur! Needless to say im sold!
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#5941539 - 07/02/17 07:33 PM Re: Washing machine to clean fur [Re: danvee]
ajw78 Offline
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Registered: 12/29/15
Posts: 212
Loc: WI
I have to get a wash machine to do my work clothes I'm in road construction, Once my old one died and I took it apart and it had a sidewalks worth of concrete and sand in it figured its time to get a cheap one to not wreck the new good one. Do any of the muddy pelts

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#5941731 - 07/03/17 12:43 AM Re: Washing machine to clean fur [Re: danvee]
Rick Otts Offline
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Registered: 11/08/13
Posts: 854
Loc: Alpine NY
I washed mine by hand then used hair conditioner on them then used a blow dryer to get the best of it dried.They came out nice but I didnt have a bunch to do like most you guys.
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#5974926 - 08/13/17 09:15 PM Re: Washing machine to clean fur [Re: danvee]
TrapperTim1969 Offline
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Registered: 07/06/17
Posts: 14
Loc: Wisconsin
I am new to this so it might sound stupid, but you wash them after fleshing right? Sorry but had to ask.

Tim
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#5977596 - 08/16/17 10:25 PM Re: Washing machine to clean fur [Re: danvee]
Kirk Offline
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Registered: 05/19/08
Posts: 4129
Loc: louisiana
You can take your hides and wash them in Wool Lite after getting the mud and gunk off of them and it will really make the fur stand up on them
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#5979294 - 08/18/17 08:00 PM Re: Washing machine to clean fur [Re: TrapperTim1969]
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Registered: 12/31/15
Posts: 141
Loc: West Cent IL
I wash mine first hang up overnight then flesh or put them in th freezer until I get to them
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