AKPirate wrote:Best way to measure horns is to put into a tank of water and see what it displaces. Total horn mass instead of a measuring tape. Traditions are hard to break though.
i tend to agree, however, still not as true i don't suppose, unless they are cut off at the pedicles, as basically shed antlers, so that variances in skull plate does not hinder a true reading. but, i like and agree with what you're saying. years ago i had a friend trying to figure out a way to do this, in a consistent way, and maybe change the way things were and it just fell by the wayside