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Old 14-04-2017, 08:33 PM   #45
cosmic tramp
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Originally Posted by the apprentice View Post
I wonder if Stockholm tar would be good, you can buy this fairly cheap from most vets, we used it on the farm to stop flies from getting into lambs navels after they are born and after the mother has cleaned the lamb up.

I make my own cobblers wax from it and bees wax 50-50 it stops the hemp or flax threads from rotting.
Well you can actually buy customised sticky tree bands from garden centres at around a tenner a time, which I don't want to do, as all they are are strips of garden bag material, covered with heavy duty adhesive, you could actually a make your own. So your Stockholm tar would probably work, yes.
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