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NAFA Fur Handling Recommendations
« on: February 17, 2014, 12:31:37 AM »
Hope this helps out a few of the newer trappers, if something other than NAFA fur handling recommendations are better for the northwest maybe Humptulips can make a recommendation to help.

NAFA Wild Fur Pelt Handling Manual: http://www.nafa.ca/wp-content/uploads/NAFA_PeltHandlingManual_2012-02.pdf

Fur Sizing Chart: http://www.nafa.ca/wp-content/uploads/NAFA-2012-WF-Standard-sizes.pdf

How to build stretcher boards.
HOW TO MAKE YOUR OWN FUR STRETCHERS

Measurements for various pine fur stretching boards:
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Re: NAFA Fur Handling Recommendations
« Reply #1 on: February 17, 2014, 10:13:19 AM »
Those are good. We include a FHA fur handling manual in with the Trapper Ed manual when you take the class and it is pretty much the same. Either one is good to have.
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Re: NAFA Fur Handling Recommendations
« Reply #2 on: February 17, 2014, 11:49:21 AM »
I also have a set of patterns from Nafa that you can trace for each stretcher. If someone wants to borrow them let me know.

 

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