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12-19-2006, 03:18 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,611
Posted By Spatrat

RE: Is there any Wisconsin turkey hunters?

Hey Guys, I put in for the first three weeks in 41, hoping to get opening weekend. Got fed up with 21, the group I was going with always went too late and the birds were always silent. Good luck to...
09-12-2006, 03:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 960
Posted By Spatrat

RE: search never works - looking 4 really warm hunting boots...

IMO Lacrosse Iceman boots are the warmest boots you can find. Down side is they are pretty heavy.
04-19-2006, 12:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,467
Posted By Spatrat

RE: How Do You Hunt Silent Turkeys ?

It sounds like you know where the birds are, I would try to get there earlier and set up and wait for them to come to you. Because of all the hunting pressure I wouldn't do too much calling if any....
Forum: Midwest
04-17-2006, 10:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 855
Posted By Spatrat

RE: WI Turkey Hunting

I have to wait until the 4th season in 21 [:@] Good luck to all, but leave a couple for us.
04-04-2006, 05:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 875
Posted By Spatrat

RE: friction or box call?

What Rob said about the call basically holds true with the strikers; If you use a crystal call with a carbon or acrylic striker it will work when wet. That is the primary reason that I bought the...
04-03-2006, 11:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 875
Posted By Spatrat

RE: friction or box call?

Not to be technical, but a box call is a friction call. With that said; I have had success with both and I believe both have their place. I have the Freak by Primos w/crystal and I use that now more...
03-17-2006, 03:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,548
Posted By Spatrat

RE: self-supporting no tree vest & seat?

I have the little big horn and I love it. I 've had it for three years now I would recommend it to anybody.
03-17-2006, 02:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 418
Posted By Spatrat

RE: I got a movie for practice!

I have watched a couple; One is a pretty old video by Primos and the other was from Knight and Hale. I would say they were pretty helpful, but the most important thing is to just keep trying and...
03-14-2006, 05:19 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,338
Posted By Spatrat

RE: Where do you buy your Turkey Calls?

The freak is a good call, but in MHO you should have gotten the crystal. Only reason I say that is because the crystal will work wet with an acrylic striker. I always look for the best bang for the...
Forum: Midwest
01-26-2006, 01:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 951
Posted By Spatrat

RE: 2006 Spring Turkey Tags

TH15, Thanks for the heads up; I called and got zone 21 week 4. Let the count down begin.
11-14-2005, 03:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 815
Posted By Spatrat

RE: BOOTS

LaCrosse Icemen boots are great. A bit bulky, but will keep you feet warm.
09-28-2005, 04:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,372
Posted By Spatrat

RE: Sportsmans Guide's Boots??

Hey heeze, Where you from my friend? I am a cheesehead, although this year so far there is not much to be excited about. I won't really get interested in football until the chase for the cup is over...
Forum: Midwest
09-02-2005, 02:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 495
Posted By Spatrat

RE: Attn. WI guys, C.W.D.

Guss,
I haven't heard anything in the last two years that would indicate that it is a real growing concern, at least not up in my neck of the woods in the Rhinelander area. I am assuming that it...
09-01-2005, 05:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,372
Posted By Spatrat

RE: Sportsmans Guide's Boots??

Hey Msk, Thanks for the tip; I will have to look at those.
Forum: Midwest
08-30-2005, 10:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 436
Posted By Spatrat

RE: Wi Hunters

I am located NE of there and there are typically a good number of deer, but there are a lot of hunters as well. My opinion is; Most hunters will take anything with horns and won't let them grow up. I...
08-29-2005, 03:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,372
Posted By Spatrat

RE: Sportsmans Guide's Boots??

Kevin,

Thanks for the reply; I was hoping to hear thatI have had good luck with everything else I have purchased from them.

Hey Buddybo; I thank you also for your reply aswell, and I do...
08-26-2005, 01:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,372
Posted By Spatrat

Sportsmans Guide's Boots??

I am looking to purchase some rubber hunting boots for the upcoming hunting seasons and I am interested in The Sportsmans Guide's offerings. I have purchased stuff from them in the past and have been...
08-25-2005, 01:59 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,397
Posted By Spatrat

RE: 'scentlock' ???

Kevin is right on the mark! Save some money and do like he says.
Forum: Midwest
07-19-2005, 05:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,355
Posted By Spatrat

RE: Anti's in the Midwest

In Northern WI. you don't see any anti's I guarrantee they wouldn't be in the woods. There are a lot of wooded acres up here, they could end up getting lost ;)

Every body up here hunts or is...
Forum: Midwest
07-19-2005, 04:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 908
Posted By Spatrat

RE: Ground Blind hunting

This is the first season I will be hunting from a pop up type blind, but I have friends who have in the past and their experience has been if it is not set up right in the open there is no problem. ...
07-14-2005, 02:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 8,888
Posted By Spatrat

RE: Hunting Deer Scent and Human Scent !

You guys have some nice, cheap little tricks I might just have to try this year. Thanks. I use army surplus chemical suits as a very cheap substitue to scent loc and the other expensive suits out...
06-03-2005, 01:31 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,654
Posted By Spatrat

Hunter's view Silver Condor lite

Hey Guys, Gals;

I am looking to buy a climbing stand for this years deer season. I was wondering if anyone has experiance with Hunter's view Silver Condor lite? It is aluminum and weights...
04-27-2005, 09:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,207
Posted By Spatrat

RE: New Federal Flitecontrol Turkey loads

Handles, Thanks for the heads up on the pheasant, duck and goose loads. Being a bean counter I am always looking at ways to save money.

Spatrat
04-26-2005, 10:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,207
Posted By Spatrat

RE: New Federal Flitecontrol Turkey loads

I patterned the lead version of the shell, Iam not into paying 3.00 a shell for the heavy stuff. I used the 3.5" #5's I think it was 2.25 oz. payload; these things patterned great in my MP153...
04-20-2005, 09:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 382
Posted By Spatrat

RE: Wisconsin hunt

Congrats. I still have three weeks to go[:'(]
04-18-2005, 11:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 620
Posted By Spatrat

RE: Flight Control

I have been patterning the lead Mag Shock shells 3.5" 2.25oz #5's

I shoot a Baikal Mp153 with a trulock .665 choke:

At 30yards I had 27 in the vitals (head neck)

At 40 yards I was...
04-15-2005, 10:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 487
Posted By Spatrat

RE: mouth calls

I have only been at this for three years, so take this as such. There are so many different opinions on this and a whole lot of different calls out there. But for me I sarted with HS true tone...
Forum: Midwest
04-11-2005, 09:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 936
Posted By Spatrat

RE: Ashton Il

Arram,

Welcome my friend! I am not local any more, grew up in Ashton, but been up North for awhile now. Dcl hunts the Franklin creek area during bow season and has had success there, maybe...
04-07-2005, 09:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 912
Posted By Spatrat

RE: Whats the BEST call?

I would have to say the Freak w/crstal.
Forum: Midwest
03-31-2005, 08:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 627
Posted By Spatrat

WI zone 21

Any body out ther live in zone 21? I am wondering if you are seing a lot of gobblers. I live in Oneida Co. and job requirements prohibit me from getting down there before the actual season to do...
03-31-2005, 08:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 474
Posted By Spatrat

RE: New Turkey Hunter

Sounds like you were doing everything right if you got that bad boy to 40 yards from 150. Like huntnma said you should have tried to out do the hen that started up; no telling if it would of worked...
Forum: Midwest
03-28-2005, 02:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 936
Posted By Spatrat

RE: Ashton Il

Dcl; I knew my HS nickname would come back to huant me:D I tried to shoot you a PM, but don't think it went through why don't you try sending me a PM.

I have no clue who you might be; I guess...
03-25-2005, 01:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 627
Posted By Spatrat

RE: Do you tape your gun?

I have heard good and bad about using tape. I elected to use camo duct tape for my first time. I am going to give it a couple of coats of paste wax to keep out moisture. If it is a real hastle to...
03-24-2005, 03:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,528
Posted By Spatrat

RE: What's your favorite turkey call ?

Most successful, I haven't tried them on the real thing yet, so I don't know that. However, my new favorite mouth calls are Quaker boy mini mags, I think that is what they are called. These things...
03-16-2005, 11:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 702
Posted By Spatrat

RE: Anyone use a Red Dot scope on their Turkey Gun?

I picked up a cheap onr from Wally world for about $20. I think it is a BSA, and it has worked great for me. The two drawbacks that I can envision ,which I have not actuall yexperianced, would be...
Forum: Midwest
03-14-2005, 03:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 936
Posted By Spatrat

RE: Ashton Il

Wazzy,

Why in the world would you be going through Ashton 4 times? I can say this, I grew up in Ashton, but I haven't been back there for probably 10 years.

It was a great place to grow...
Forum: Midwest
03-11-2005, 03:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 936
Posted By Spatrat

Ashton Il

Anyone on here from the Ashton area?? Just checking.
Forum: Midwest
03-11-2005, 03:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 930
Posted By Spatrat

RE: !#@$%&* WEATHER!&*^%

25, If you want snow come up North. We got plenty of the stuff. Looking for sheds? Were still looking for ground:(

Good thing nmy turkey tag isn't until May 11th.
03-07-2005, 10:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 768
Posted By Spatrat

RE: Primos Freak

I have the crystal version and Love. One thing I did that works great for me is to take a little JBweld and close up those little slits on the sides. You can sinch that thing down and don't have to...
Forum: Midwest
03-02-2005, 10:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 736
Posted By Spatrat

RE: Northwest Il hunting?

Go Pretzels

I have a buddy that lives just north of Cedarville and has a decent flock on his land. However, they don't want them hunted, I've been working on him for a couple of years. You...
03-01-2005, 08:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 674
Posted By Spatrat

RE: Unsuccessful Turkey Hunter

Ice,

Think about this, you may have received a blessing. Once you go your life will never be the same. You can never get enough, you will drive your spouse, if you have one, insane with...
Forum: Midwest
02-25-2005, 12:08 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,819
Posted By Spatrat

RE: WI Non-resident Deer Licenses Too Cheap!

IMO They should set recipricating agreements with the surrounding states so NR licenses cost what they cost in those surrounding states.

Konk, Where did you get the assumption that licensing...
02-25-2005, 11:51 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,758
Posted By Spatrat

RE: Getting the call to stay in your mouth

If I were you, before I started trimming it, I have ruined a couple calls by trimming too much, I would play around with it in my mouth to get it softened up. I like the HS strut mouth calls but...
02-22-2005, 10:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 766
Posted By Spatrat

RE: to cover or not to cover, that is the question

Abuddy of mine took a bird from a blind on the edge of a field with no extra work. Just popped it up and he was set.

Another friend set up in a blind to do some scouting and it worked fine with...
02-21-2005, 12:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 812
Posted By Spatrat

RE: Turkey loads kick!!!

A buddy of mine picked up an 835 for our first turkey season a couple of years back, I decided to hold back and used my grandfathers model 12 because I wanted to make sure I liked this turkey hunting...
02-18-2005, 02:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,385
Posted By Spatrat

RE: 3 inch or 3.5 inch shells

I shoot 3.5in heavi-shot with my MP153because 1) with this gun there is not much recoil with the 3.5's 2) Might as well have as much lead flying as possible. However, I want them in close when I...
02-16-2005, 11:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 659
Posted By Spatrat

RE: smart or not?

I have heard of people taking a feather from thier first kill and putting in thier hat, but to be crawling around in the field with one , in my opinion, is just stupid and asking for trouble. Maybe...
Forum: Midwest
02-09-2005, 04:48 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,251
Posted By Spatrat

RE: Illinois - Crossbows

Duramax, I apologize, I took your post incorrectly. I just get sick and tired of people implying that if you hunt with a crossbow you are , for some reason, not a real hunter. And I would...
Forum: Midwest
02-09-2005, 12:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,251
Posted By Spatrat

RE: Illinois - Crossbows

To the person who said if you can't draw back a regular bow ..tuff; You walk a mile in my shoes having only the use of one side. It takes those of us with disabilities more B***s to get out of bed,...
Forum: Politics
01-31-2005, 12:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 617
Posted By Spatrat

RE: Hmong's still killing in Wisconsin

I have a news alert for everybody: IT IS ONLY GOING TO GET WORSE!! The only thing that is going to stop this ever quickening downward spiral is the Lord's return. That is if you have your bags...
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