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Forum: Guns
11-06-2015, 04:32 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,281
Posted By Sling

Ha. That is a loaded question (no pun intended)....

Ha. That is a loaded question (no pun intended). :s4:

Ok, this conversation will go nowhere and get a lot of clicks, but it is deer season so what the heck. :s4:

I think the 243 will kill...
11-04-2015, 04:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,542
Posted By Sling

Wisconsin is trying to do something like that,...

Wisconsin is trying to do something like that, but it has been a struggle so far. Mortality has been higher than expected.

http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/wildlifehabitat/elk.html
Forum: Guns
11-03-2015, 08:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,281
Posted By Sling

One thing to consider is the size of the deer you...

One thing to consider is the size of the deer you are hunting. Do you plan on hunting 80 pound Coues deer or 300 pound Canadian giants? How about making your choice based on the whitetail subgroup...
11-01-2015, 11:11 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,463
Posted By Sling

For me it would be a mental thing I would have to...

For me it would be a mental thing I would have to get over.

As unnatural as blaze orange is, when I see someone in a blaze orange cap, I automatically think of the outdoors and deer hunting. I...
Forum: Trail Cameras
10-27-2015, 07:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,160
Posted By Sling

Thanks. I will see if Santa is willing to drop...

Thanks. I will see if Santa is willing to drop off another camera.
Forum: Reloading
10-27-2015, 05:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,786
Posted By Sling

Thanks bpd1982 - That is definitely a notch above...

Thanks bpd1982 - That is definitely a notch above US reloading data.

There is just a ton of missing data for this cartridge.
Forum: Reloading
10-26-2015, 06:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,786
Posted By Sling

Ray - Thanks, I will have to try those out with a...

Ray - Thanks, I will have to try those out with a 24 inch barrel. They look pretty good.

I gave it a try yesterday and I am breaking 2600 FPS with the first powder I tried (no pressure signs). I...
Forum: Reloading
10-25-2015, 08:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,786
Posted By Sling

Ok, I will repost the question in a separate...

Ok, I will repost the question in a separate post.

So, I have to share my reloading experience with this cartridge, because it is frustrating. So the big 3 ammo makers produce a load with 170...
Forum: Trail Cameras
10-24-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,160
Posted By Sling

Yeah, I should look into that process. I have...

Yeah, I should look into that process. I have never dealt with the BBB before. I have the ticket numbers.
10-24-2015, 10:34 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,120
Posted By Sling

I normally like to have 1 deer if it is a larger...

I normally like to have 1 deer if it is a larger one. This year I shot one on the opening day of bow season, so now I am dealing with a serious case of cabin fever.
Forum: Reloading
10-22-2015, 06:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,786
Posted By Sling

8 mm Mauser (8 x 57 JS) Loads

I am looking at some possible loads in QuickLoad for 8 mm Mauser (8 x 57 JS). Here is my specs:

Cartridge : 8 x 57 IS (8 mm Mauser CIP)
Bullet : .323, 196, Norma VULKAN...
Forum: Trail Cameras
10-19-2015, 07:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,160
Posted By Sling

A Warning About HCO Cameras

Hello All - I wanted to share my experience with HCO cameras, so you can avoid my mistake.

I bought an HCO wireless camera 2 years ago and was very happy with it. So, I got another one. Well,...
12-29-2010, 06:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 793
Posted By Sling

For us, we started seeing yotes once turkeys...

For us, we started seeing yotes once turkeys became established in our area. Turkeys have been spreading north in Wisconsin, so that might be one reason for the additional animals.

For the last...
Forum: Guns
12-15-2010, 03:06 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,151
Posted By Sling

Many on here have said there are no guarantees...

Many on here have said there are no guarantees when shooting deer. I would like to clarify that there are probably no legal guarantees. I have not done it, but I am guessing that a deer shot with a...
Forum: Trail Cameras
09-03-2010, 04:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,432
Posted By Sling

Oh, Buckscore is a new program that just came out...

Oh, Buckscore is a new program that just came out this week. It allows you to score deer in trail cam photos by tracing the antlers.

I tried testing it against a buck I had photographed on the...
Forum: Trail Cameras
09-02-2010, 05:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,432
Posted By Sling

Buckscore

Watch out for Buckscore. They are letting you purchase and download the software, but it does not work. You have to fill out a registration page to start using the software and it gives an error...
02-26-2010, 03:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,107
Posted By Sling

I have the Remington choke on backorder from...

I have the Remington choke on backorder from Cabela's. If they don't come up with one soon, I might give Mid South a try.


Finding the 3.5 " #7 shot was a project in itself. Most of the...
02-25-2010, 04:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,107
Posted By Sling

Hevi-13 7's with a Hevi-13 Choke

I was wondering if anyone has patterned the Hevi-13 7's with a Hevi-13 choke? I am trying to get a choke, but they are on backorder right now.
12-07-2009, 09:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,921
Posted By Sling

The Truth About GonaCon

For those of you that did not read about GonaCon in Quality Whitetails, anti-hunters are expected to be all over this in 2010. GonaCon is a newly registered birth-control drug for deer and is the...
11-10-2009, 05:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 14,820
Posted By Sling

A couple of other thoughts ... Most...

A couple of other thoughts ...

Most researchers feel that deer need about a half a gallon of water per day.

The drier the climate or season, the more important free-standing water becomes.
...
Forum: Reloading
11-06-2009, 03:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,439
Posted By Sling

Here is a neck shot exit hole from a 30-06 at...

Here is a neck shot exit hole from a 30-06 at about 80 yards with a 168-grain VLD.

It really did not do anything that you probably have not seen before.
Forum: Guns
10-10-2009, 09:26 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,968
Posted By Sling

Bigbulls – I was trying to avoid going there, but...

Bigbulls – I was trying to avoid going there, but I think you touched on a couple of things that are very important. First, you mentioned “adequate cartridges” for game and even that is a loaded...
Forum: Guns
10-08-2009, 03:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,968
Posted By Sling

Big Bulls - Everyone seems to want to defend...

Big Bulls - Everyone seems to want to defend their favorite cartridge. Don't get stuck on the cartridges. The coorelation I am actually looking at is between hunters and the cartridges, not between...
Forum: Guns
10-07-2009, 09:09 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,968
Posted By Sling

Yes, that does help. I actually read back...

Yes, that does help. I actually read back through all of the posts, and I realized the answer to my question is actually here, but it is buried in the text. I broke out the responses and actually...
Forum: Guns
10-04-2009, 07:23 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,968
Posted By Sling

Ok. Thanks.

Ok. Thanks.
Forum: Guns
10-04-2009, 07:21 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,968
Posted By Sling

I believe you. I just don't think that would be...

I believe you. I just don't think that would be true for everyone, and I wanted a large group of responses to average out.
Forum: Guns
10-04-2009, 06:28 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,968
Posted By Sling

nchawkeye - I think we are kind of the same page....

nchawkeye - I think we are kind of the same page. I am not worried about how individual deer react because there will always be extremes. What I am getting at is the average distance they run like...
Forum: Guns
10-03-2009, 03:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,968
Posted By Sling

It does not look like the poll is going to work,...

It does not look like the poll is going to work, but that answers my question.

I agree that there is no way to predict how far an individual animal is going to travel after the shot, but I was...
Forum: Guns
10-03-2009, 03:02 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,968
Posted By Sling

Homers Brother - Thanks, that is what I wanted to...

Homers Brother - Thanks, that is what I wanted to know. So, even if deer run farther with your 243 than your 30-06, that does not bother you at all, because you are confident with the 243. Therefore,...
Forum: Guns
10-03-2009, 01:59 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,968
Posted By Sling

How Do You Compare Cartridges?

I need to run one more poll to totally understand how the users on this site compare cartridges. I will use deer cartridges as an example. And just so that everyone is on the same page, let's stick...
Forum: Guns
10-02-2009, 05:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 12,607
Posted By Sling

I kind of decided to avoid the "quartering...

I kind of decided to avoid the "quartering toward" angle, because I thought might bring more questions about shot placement. But it would have been interesting to see how that might have affected...
Forum: Guns
10-01-2009, 03:38 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 12,607
Posted By Sling

jpschooter - Let's go with quartering away, but...

jpschooter - Let's go with quartering away, but it would be great to hear how that would have affected your vote anyway.
Forum: Guns
09-30-2009, 05:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 12,607
Posted By Sling

nchawkeye - YEs, that would be ideal ......

nchawkeye - YEs, that would be ideal ... experience with both calibers on all species. But I don't think that will be possible. For example, if someone had a bad or marginal experience with a 243...
Forum: Guns
09-30-2009, 03:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 12,607
Posted By Sling

243 Win and 7mm Rem Mag Poll (2)

Hello all. After several attempts, I think I have this figured out.

I am interested in asking a question about the use of a 243 Winchester on big game, but I think I can take some of the emotion...
09-30-2009, 03:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 638
Posted By Sling

Thanks. I think that was it. You have to have...

Thanks. I think that was it. You have to have that little box checked to do a poll.
Forum: Test Posts
09-30-2009, 03:27 PM
Replies: 0
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Views: 424
Posted By Sling

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09-29-2009, 05:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 638
Posted By Sling

Unable to Post Polls

I had some problems posting a poll last night and I tried a test today and had problems also.

Last night on my first attempt, the site locked up and I was booted out before I could enter the poll...
Forum: Test Posts
09-29-2009, 05:06 PM
Replies: 0
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Views: 400
Posted By Sling

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Forum: Guns
09-28-2009, 07:24 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 406
Posted By Sling

243 Win and 7mm Rem Mag Poll

Not Working tonight for some reason.
Forum: Guns
09-28-2009, 07:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 620
Posted By Sling

243 Win and 7mm Mag

I tried to do a poll and it booted me out. I will try again.
04-26-2009, 05:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 773
Posted By Sling

RE: best plot for sandy areas

Pjhunts - We hunt in an area with sandy soil and for early season plots we have had better luck with alfalfa over red clover. For late season, sorghum has outperformed corn.

We also havea river...
04-18-2009, 05:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,397
Posted By Sling

RE: Bushnell Video Scope

I have actually field tested the product now with some disappointing results.

You are going to have to remove your scope to attach the video cam. I tried the rings on several guns and they are...
04-09-2009, 03:24 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 699
Posted By Sling

Wolf River Cam

I hope this is ok to post here.

They have put an underwater camera in the Wolf River in Wisconsin so that fisherman can watch the walleye spawn run.

I am not trying to pull people away...
03-27-2009, 08:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,397
Posted By Sling

RE: Bushnell Video Scope

Well, I got one. I have not hunted with it yet, but I have been testing it out.

My first impression is that it will be capable of capturing a hunt on film, but don’t expect the video quality...
03-15-2009, 06:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,397
Posted By Sling

Bushnell Video Scope

Anyone tried a Bushnell Video Scope? The reviews on the internet are all over the place. Some say it does not function properly in cold weather (1). Some say the picture quality is horrible and not...
04-20-2008, 11:18 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 8,950
Posted By Sling

RE: What Turkey Shotgun Do You Shoot?

Charles Daly Field Hunter MaxiMag VR-MC with 24" barrel (auto)
Remington Ventilator choke tube
Busnell Trophy Scope (1X - 4X) with Circle X reticle
04-14-2008, 11:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,110
Posted By Sling

RE: How far will Eastern Tom's travel??

221 toms and 26 jakes were tracked so far since 2005. They are tracking 75 turkeys this spring.
04-12-2008, 06:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,110
Posted By Sling

RE: How far will Eastern Tom's travel??

In Wisconsin, they have used radiotransmitters and found some turkeys were harvested over 15 miles from where they were originally captured.

One bird went 5.8 miles in a 30-hour period, but...
03-16-2008, 09:21 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,496
Posted By Sling

RE: Keith Warren's Outdoor Adventures

Well, they made thisfenced hunt into a 2 part series. In the first show, he took a management buck. In the show today, he shot his velvet trophy. He was actually given 2 shots at trophy bucks. He...
03-04-2008, 02:07 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,496
Posted By Sling

Keith Warren's Outdoor Adventures

Are all of Keith Warren's hunts done on fenced ranches?

I have not watched a lot of his shows, but I caught one within the last year or so,where he was going to Wisconsin for an October...
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