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Forum: Guns
06-28-2010, 03:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,589
Posted By retrieverman

Modified patterns best in my Benelli with 00 buck.

Modified patterns best in my Benelli with 00 buck.
Forum: Guns
06-28-2010, 03:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,948
Posted By retrieverman

I voted for the Z6 1-6. It would be my first...

I voted for the Z6 1-6. It would be my first choice too, but I completely agree that $2k is too much for any scope. You should be able to find a non-illuminated Z6 for around $1400+/-, but I just...
05-03-2010, 10:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,226
Posted By retrieverman

Annie and I just got back from finding the first...

Annie and I just got back from finding the first hog that I shot last night, and it wasn't much of a track for her. It was a 100 pound sow that only went about 10-15 yards from where I shot her,...
05-02-2010, 10:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,226
Posted By retrieverman

Here is another hunt from earlier this evening. ...

Here is another hunt from earlier this evening.

Annie and I were at my parent's house this evening, and of course, I had my 9.3x62 Tracker along just in case. As we started to leave, I decided...
05-02-2010, 10:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,226
Posted By retrieverman

East Texas Hog Hunting

Here is a hunt and write up I did a couple of weeks ago.

Annie and I had to take a ride to my parent's house this evening, and we made a little stalk through our bottom on the way just hoping...
01-04-2010, 09:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 865
Posted By retrieverman

For me, I can have a great time in the woods and...

For me, I can have a great time in the woods and with family and friends, but if I don't kill a deer, I have failed and had an unsuccessful season.

Fortunately, in my 27 years of deer hunting, I...
01-03-2010, 05:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 598
Posted By retrieverman

Blaser R-93 Professional Tracker in 9.3x62

Blaser R-93 Professional Tracker in 9.3x62
12-31-2009, 03:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 947
Posted By retrieverman

I have killed as many as 3 deer in one sitting...

I have killed as many as 3 deer in one sitting and still had more coming in. If you aren't getting pictures, there is something else causing the problem and not blood.
12-31-2009, 03:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,441
Posted By retrieverman

I have tried a couple of these methods and not...

I have tried a couple of these methods and not had any luck.
12-31-2009, 03:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 394
Posted By retrieverman

I'd shoot him!

I'd shoot him!
12-31-2009, 03:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,110
Posted By retrieverman

Louie, That is a heck of a deer, and I would...

Louie,
That is a heck of a deer, and I would have had to do a European mount on a head that nice. Actually, I have done them on much smaller bucks than that.
12-31-2009, 02:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 15,131
Posted By retrieverman

The largest thing I have killed with a 180 gr...

The largest thing I have killed with a 180 gr Accubond out of a 308 is a 300+ pound boar, and it was a 100 yard shoulder shot and a complete pass through. ...
12-31-2009, 02:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 598
Posted By retrieverman

As 2009 Season Winds Down...

The weather here hasn't been very conducive to hunting the last few days, and our deer season ends on Sunday. http://24hourcampfire.com/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/default/cry.gif I have been seeing...
12-22-2009, 05:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 716
Posted By retrieverman

That is a heck of a...

That is a heck of a deer!http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v712/retrieverman/thumbsup2.gif

Though I have killed several deer that size and a couple larger, I am SO jealous. A double drop tine...
12-16-2009, 06:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,559
Posted By retrieverman

Here is how I find wounded deer and hogs. I shot...

Here is how I find wounded deer and hogs. I shot this hog at night, and Annie found it 16 hours after the shot. Annie trailed the doe about a quarter of a mile and had to cross a stream to find...
12-14-2009, 06:19 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,398
Posted By retrieverman

I like these games. From the photos, the score I...

I like these games. From the photos, the score I came up with is 148, but I could be off by a little. He should be easy 150(+/-).
12-05-2009, 05:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,248
Posted By retrieverman

I make a living working outdoors, but it is in...

I make a living working outdoors, but it is in agriculture.
12-05-2009, 04:01 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,167
Posted By retrieverman

So far, I have killed two does and a buck in...

So far, I have killed two does and a buck in Oklahoma and two does and a buck in Texas, and I still have 5 "management" doe tags here in Texas.
12-05-2009, 12:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 777
Posted By retrieverman

That is actually a Blaser BBF 97 in 12 ga over...

That is actually a Blaser BBF 97 in 12 ga over 308, and I used the 308 on the buck.

In Oklahoma, I used a Blaser R-93 Professional Tracker in 9.3x62.
12-04-2009, 02:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 777
Posted By retrieverman

I hunt in Nacogdoches county, Texas and Alfalfa...

I hunt in Nacogdoches county, Texas and Alfalfa county, Oklahoma.

My son took the photos, and I don't have a clue what kind of camera he has. He did a heck of a job considering the subject...
12-02-2009, 08:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 777
Posted By retrieverman

2009 Texas and Oklahoma Bucks

I have had a very productive deer season both in Texas and Oklahoma.
On opening day of Texas rifle season, I tagged a 140 class buck on my families place that I have been hunting since 1994. It is...
Forum: Black Powder
09-13-2009, 05:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 456
Posted By retrieverman

Thanks, I will look into the Timney and Rifle...

Thanks, I will look into the Timney and Rifle Basix triggers. I have already looked at the Sharpshooter Supply triggers, and they are a little pricey. But, depending on what Timney and RB have, I...
Forum: Black Powder
09-12-2009, 12:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 456
Posted By retrieverman

Savage Trigger

Is it possible to replace the cheesy accutrigger with a "real" trigger?

I would like to try a Savage smokeless muzzleloader, but I refuse to use one with that trigger.
Forum: Guns
03-05-2009, 08:55 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,516
Posted By retrieverman

RE: Which Scope?

That's right!
Forum: Guns
03-04-2009, 01:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,516
Posted By retrieverman

RE: Which Scope?

I have 4 Conquest 4.5-14's, and highly recommend them. I love them for hunting scopes.

Here is one of my Conquest 4.5-14's on my Ultimate Firearms BP Xpress muzzleloader.
...
Forum: Guns
03-04-2009, 01:10 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,616
Posted By retrieverman

RE: Ziess Conquest

I have 4 Conquest 4.5-14 scopes and love them. I own scopes by Leupold, Swarovski, and Zeiss and was told that the 4.5-14 was too much scope for hunting, but they are actually one of my favorites.
...
Forum: Guns
03-02-2009, 05:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,866
Posted By retrieverman

RE: Colt AR-15 A3

Pictures and the letter prefix in the serial number please!
02-28-2009, 06:49 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,281
Posted By retrieverman

RE: Fence or NO Fence?

Neither do you.

While you are posting on here, I am out hunting and shooting. Here are 4 hogs that I have killed on my place in the last month.

What have you been hunting/killed lately?
...
02-28-2009, 02:19 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,281
Posted By retrieverman

RE: Fence or NO Fence?

I read on several message boards, and this kind of BS only seems to come up on HERE. From what you say, you know this is a controversial topic and also know that it has been hashed and rehashed WAY...
Forum: Guns
02-23-2009, 03:11 PM
Forum: Reloading
02-19-2009, 10:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,954
Posted By retrieverman

RE: 308 load not burning all of the powder?

My current favorite 308 load is 165 gr Corelokt (or 170 gr round nose Corelokt), 46.5 grs Varget, CCI 250 primers in Lapua brass and has accounted for 4 pigs in the last month. I am shooting them out...
02-18-2009, 04:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,430
Posted By retrieverman

RE: Shooting Hogs inside the trap? Bad idea?

I haven't trapped in a few years, but I did shoot the hogs inside my trap and preceded to catch others in just a day or two.

A couple of weeks ago, I walked up on a hog near my game camera and...
02-17-2009, 04:25 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 8,609
Posted By retrieverman

RE: What ATV are you riding?

Totally ridiculous.
02-12-2009, 03:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 849
Posted By retrieverman

RE: Feb 7th, 2009 Weekend Hog Hunt Results

Looks like ya'll had a great hunt. Congrats!
Forum: Guns
02-09-2009, 07:16 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,892
Posted By retrieverman

RE: good deer bullet?

It would help if you would define what caliber you are talking about.

For a "good deer bullet", no matter what caliber you are talking about, it is hard to beat a Remington Corelokt for the...
Forum: Guns
02-09-2009, 06:05 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,577
Posted By retrieverman

RE: First Handgun...CCW or no?

I own and shoot several handguns, but I mainly carry a Smith M38 "bodyguard" or a Ruger LCP. I got my CHL since 1995 and have found that, if I couldn't carry comfortably, I would end up leaving my...
Forum: Optics
02-09-2009, 05:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,797
Posted By retrieverman

RE: Please help me pick a scope for 22lr

I have one of these Leupold VX II 3-9 EFR scopes on one of my 22's and love it. It is super clear and has very fine crosshairs for precision shooting.

...
02-08-2009, 07:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,237
Posted By retrieverman

RE: whats your favorite hog load?

My "favorite" load in my 308 is 165 gr Corelokt, 46.5 grs Varget, CCI 250 primer in Lapua brass. I currently have my gun loaded with 170 gr round nose Corelokts using the same load data. The POI is...
02-07-2009, 06:08 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,063
Posted By retrieverman

RE: protecting your gun

I have never heard of anyone doing that, and there is probably a good reason.:eek:

Sack Ups makes an oil impregnated sack for storing a gun. I have used them and have never had a problem with...
02-06-2009, 05:47 PM
Replies: 219
Views: 14,462
Posted By retrieverman

RE: Neighbor's dog shot

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v712/retrieverman/deadhorse.gif
02-06-2009, 09:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,305
Posted By retrieverman

02-05-2009, 12:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,305
Posted By retrieverman

RE: The REST of the Story

Here is my set up.
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v712/retrieverman/Picture886.jpg
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v712/retrieverman/Picture888.jpg
02-05-2009, 06:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 631
Posted By retrieverman

RE: scope problems

There has got to be more to this story.:eek:
02-05-2009, 06:18 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,580
Posted By retrieverman

RE: Factory .243 Ammo

I have hit a point in my shooting that I only reload for my guns, and though I do not like Remington factory ammo, there is absolutely nothing wrong with Corelokt bullets. I would go as far as saying...
02-05-2009, 06:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,305
Posted By retrieverman

RE: The REST of the Story

Solar and motion sensing?
02-04-2009, 08:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,305
Posted By retrieverman

RE: The REST of the Story

http://www.solarlightstore.com/solar-spot-lights/security-lights/motionactivatedsolarhalogensecurityfloodlight.cfm

Here is the one that I have, and I used some red cellofane from Hobby Lobby to...
02-04-2009, 03:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,305
Posted By retrieverman

The REST of the Story

I mentioned in my other thread that I had been hunting that boar for several months, and he, like most of the hogs on/around my place, has been moving almost completely at night. I have been toying...
02-04-2009, 09:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,421
Posted By retrieverman

RE: East Texas Boar

I shot this hog in Nacogdoches county.

Mine and my wife's best friends live in Hughes Springs.
02-03-2009, 07:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,421
Posted By retrieverman

East Texas Boar

I have been hunting this boar for several months and killed him tonight. I shot him with my Blaser R-93 Professional Tracker in 308 topped with a Leupold VX III 1.5-5 illuminated reticle loaded with...
02-02-2009, 04:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 12,422
Posted By retrieverman

RE: Zeiss vs Swarovski and Kahles

Excellent scope! I used to have one too, but it was a little too large and bulky for my hunting rifle. I would say it was the best light collecting scope that I have ever used.
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