neatsfoot oil


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neatsfoot oil

an oil manufactured by boiling cattle hooves. Used in leather maintenance.
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12 After stamping, a coat of neatsfoot oil conditions the leather.
Then use a mixture of tallow and cod oil, or tallow and neatsfoot oil.
Mix four ounces of neatsfoot oil, four tablespoons of household ammonia and four tablespoons of water.