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How to make a stuffed pike

How to make a stuffed pike

Which avid angler certainly accumulatedtheir fishing stories about "that's a big fish." If your hands was a really large specimen, you can leave for a long time the memory of the good catches.

Effectively looks stuffed pike head with open jaws, hung on the wall next to the other commemorative items.

You will need

  • - Major schuka-
  • - Scalpel and knife-
  • - Pintset-
  • - Water-
  • - salt-
  • - Toothbrush-
  • - Gubka-
  • - Marlya-
  • - Fanery- Sheet
  • - Bulavki-
  • - Wooden sticks and zaglushka-
  • - Paper nabivki-
  • - Artificial eyes (organic glass, beads, buttons or the like.) -
  • - Nitrolak-
  • - Wooden stand and decoration for zhelaniyu-
  • - Screw or glue.



Cut the fish head at a distance of about 2 cm of the gill covers. to make scarecrow pike, you need to carefully scrape out of my headall the meat. It is convenient to operate with a scalpel. Do not forget to scrape and remove the gills of fishes eye tweezers. Your task - to leave the skin intact.


Prepare an aqueous salt solution, taking both in equal parts. Soak in salted liquid schuchyu head, so that it was completely drowned. Future scarecrow salted pike is about a week before the crescent (depending on the size of fishes) in a cool place away from direct sunlight.


Rinse the mummified head of pike from the salt as possible thoroughly in cold running water. Remove all the resulting goo between fish teeth with a toothbrush - so you do not get hurt.


Make wooden sticks, braces and carefully place them in schuchyu fall so that it is "dangerously" opened. You remove them only after eight days. hammer scarecrow Pike lumps of paper, giving it the desired shape. It is also well behind the wooden insert plug for a better fixation of a souvenir. Put his head on a sheet of plywood and straighten the fins on both sides to strengthen their pins.


dry scarecrow pike in the sun for at least 10 days, top jaws,covering it with gauze. When on the surface of the head protrudes salt, remove it with a wet sponge. Rinse and dry the fishing souvenir until salt inclusions will not be permanently deleted.


Fabricate eye for pike mummified head. Naturally look Plexiglas circles with the "pupils" of the black ink. You can also use beads or eyes on soft toys.


Finally, set the mummy of the beautiful pikewooden stand and cover it nitrovarnish in several layers. It is convenient to work with a sponge. If the plug is installed, the fish head can be strengthened to screw the stand and hang on stenu- can also paste adhesive souvenir. Embellish a pedestal according to your taste: straw, stones, seashells, folded fishing line, lures and other suitable materials.

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