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Author Topic: Anyone tried stickmaking?  (Read 1287 times)

Gordon M

  • Joined Sep 2009
Anyone tried stickmaking?
« on: December 09, 2010, 02:35:34 pm »
I've just ordered a basic stick making kit, has anyone else tried making sticks before?
Voss Electric Fence


  • Joined May 2010
  • South Lanarkshire
    • Wester Gladstone Hebridean Sheep
Re: Anyone tried stickmaking?
« Reply #1 on: December 12, 2010, 10:41:48 pm »
No, but I innocently took a bag of rams horns to a stick maker expecting him to be happy about it, but rather like free fleece in another thread, he wasn't interested really.  Turns out the horns were not big enough.  Still a different stick maker did make us a lovely stick with Heb horn for the crook, with a little model of the 6 yo tup it had come from on the side - it's wonderful and only comes out when one of us is judging sheep classes.

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