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Old 11-07-2007, 06:10 AM
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I feel like I need to say thanks to everyone on this board. I have been lurking for a while but reading and soaking up everything I have read. After not having anyone in my immediate family hunt, I decided after 41 years to try it all by myself. From Bow selection to broadheads to how to scout an area, I put together a plan on public land in Northeast ohio.

I was on stand for 5 minutes in a very Strong wind when this guy decided to cruise. After I calmed my self down and took several deep breaths, he went broadside at about 20 yards and I was able to put him down. Went about 100 yards.


Thanks again to all of you!! I am offically addicted to bow hunting!!

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Old 11-07-2007, 06:12 AM
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GREAT BUCK for your 1st or 50th!!!! So where were ya hunting at??
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Old 11-07-2007, 06:14 AM
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Very Very nice. You not going to quite on us when you start out shooting the buck of of a life time are you? Congratulations man.
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Old 11-07-2007, 06:17 AM
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CONGRATS! Great job of learning the ropes and getting it done!
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Old 11-07-2007, 06:17 AM
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Man he's nice!!! Congrats. I'm in a similar situation as you. Nobody in my family hunts, so I learned what I could from books, videos, the outdoor channel, and most of all this sight. Took my first buck last week.. Anyway congrats again, the thrill is unbelievable isn't it....
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Old 11-07-2007, 06:25 AM
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Great first deer!
Congrats. That is a beauty!
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Old 11-07-2007, 06:26 AM
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Congrats on the buck and being your first even better.... heck of a rush!!!!!
Where in NEO ?
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Old 11-07-2007, 06:26 AM
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congrat's great job.
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Old 11-07-2007, 06:27 AM
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WOW!! Setting your standards a little high for the first one.....aren't ya? That is a great looking Buck you got there! This is the right place to get any info you may need to help you do, just what you did!
Way to calm yourself down to make a great shot, it's hard to do, especially on your first. He will make a great looking mount, if you choose to.
Congrats and keep up the great job!
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Old 11-07-2007, 06:32 AM
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I guarantee you there are alot of people who havent taken a buck that big. Great Buck, especially for ur first
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