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11-08-2012, 12:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,349
Posted By uwpce

I just got that exact one. It took me a long time...

I just got that exact one. It took me a long time to find it. It's absolutely beautiful.

I'm going to leave the scope off for a while. But eventually I would like to get one for it.

I too...
01-05-2011, 09:39 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,945
Posted By uwpce

Thanks for all the ideas. However I went...

Thanks for all the ideas.

However I went with the SII 4x32 as Sightron was offering a $50 rebate on the SII models. I already have one SII 3x9 that I like, so I thought I would give another a...
11-29-2010, 02:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,945
Posted By uwpce

30-30 Scope

My eyes are going. I would like to put a 4x32 scope on the 30-30. I have considered Alpen, Konus, Bushnell and Sightron.

Considering this is not my primary rifle, I didn't really want to spend...
Forum: Guns
11-04-2010, 09:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,917
Posted By uwpce

Browning BLR and BFR 30-30

I'm interested in another rifle, mostly for whitetail, wooded terrain, shots up to 125 yards are possible, scoped. My hunting partners mostly shoot 30-06, I have a Model 700 in 30-06, got pleanty of...
Forum: Midwest
11-04-2010, 07:22 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 777
Posted By uwpce

Looking for a new place to hunt

So after 26+ years of hunting the same area of woods in the Nicolete National Forest (Phelps, WI), I'm thinking of going somewhere else.

The past few years haven't been productive and with other...
Forum: Guns
12-21-2009, 11:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 567
Posted By uwpce

Winchester M70???

I'm looking at picking up a M70 in 30-06, but was wondering the main differences between the Featherweight and the Sporter models. Both are around the same price, so what's the difference?

Thanks,
12-21-2009, 07:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,521
Posted By uwpce

I have been using the Icebreaker Hand Muff for...

I have been using the Icebreaker Hand Muff for years.

http://www.icebreakerinc.com/php/hanblanket.php

I don't even use a heat pack or wear gloves underneath. I'll tie it around my waist,...
Forum: Guns
12-31-2008, 09:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,191
Posted By uwpce

RE: Passing down a firearm?

I appreciate all the comments so far. I never even thought I would get so many responses. I’m surprised that some even feel as I did.

It was a hard OP to write. I didn't want to sound like a...
Forum: Guns
12-30-2008, 10:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,191
Posted By uwpce

Passing down a firearm?

My father is probably going to give up deer hunting within a few years. He just can't physically make it anymore. Last weekend, my brother-in-law, my father and I were bull-#@$%%% about deer hunting....
12-30-2008, 09:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,893
Posted By uwpce

RE: after reading the "rocky boots" thread..

About 22 years ago, my Grandfather purchase a pair of Lacrosse Icemen for my birthday. Green leather uppers with black rubber bottoms. I still use them for hunting and snow removal.

Now the...
Forum: Guns
12-18-2008, 10:13 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,401
Posted By uwpce

RE: Your elk rifle?

Same as my deer rifle, M700 30-06.
12-04-2008, 08:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,431
Posted By uwpce

RE: Cold Hands please help!!

Check these hand blankets out. I have used the same one for 20 years or more.

http://www.icebreakerinc.com/php/hanBlanket.php

You can get it with or without the compartment for a hand...
12-03-2008, 09:03 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,899
Posted By uwpce

RE: bushnell vs leupold

Don't grill me to bad, but the Sightron scope I have works well in low light, never fogged up and they have great customer service.
Forum: Guns
12-03-2008, 08:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,043
Posted By uwpce

Buy it now or wait??

Given that our new president elect isn't exactly a fan of any type of firearm, what is the feeling about purchasing firearms before he gets into office?

My son won't be able to carry a rifle for...
Forum: Midwest
12-03-2008, 08:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,183
Posted By uwpce

RE: Dead Wisconsin deer hunting

Same here. My group is in the Nicolet near Phelps, WI. Eleven of us didn't see a single animal in 4 days. I did see pleanty of wolf and yote tracks.
Forum: Politics
11-05-2008, 02:41 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,610
Posted By uwpce

RE: Will you support OUR President

In honor of our 44th president, I suggest that we all go out and purchase either 44 magnum pistols or rifles...better yet, both.
10-06-2008, 10:20 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,357
Posted By uwpce

Family Traditions Tree Stands

Has anyone had any experience with thisline of tree stands? I'm interested in the LD14 ladder stand.

Thanks,
10-06-2008, 10:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,802
Posted By uwpce

RE: Tree stands

Have you considered the Chippewa Wedge-Loc stands? They have a few models that are listed at over 400 lbs.
10-02-2008, 09:43 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 7,334
Posted By uwpce

RE: What was you SCARIEST hunting experience

Two of them, both with lever actions.

Frist,

I'm 12, dad gives me his Win 94 in 30/30. Takes me out to the quarry pitfor the first time. Shot a couple and dad went to see how I did. I must...
Forum: Guns
12-06-2007, 10:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,305
Posted By uwpce

Replacing front bead on 336

I would like to replace the front bead on my 336 with something a little brighter. Is there a general consensus of which after market fiber optic productmight bebetter than the rest?

Maybe I...
Forum: Guns
05-01-2007, 02:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 638
Posted By uwpce

Ambi safety or not?

I'm would like to purchase a Springfield 1911 (model unknown as of right now), 45ACP.

There is no CCW where I live, so the firearm would be used mostly on the range and if needed, protect my...
03-23-2007, 07:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,852
Posted By uwpce

RE: Do it all shotgun?

Thanks for the input. I was at a Gander Mt. yesterday, and the Browing BPS Upland Special (or other versions) caught my eye. Unfortunately, I've never had a pump shotgun, so I'm a little cautious in...
03-20-2007, 08:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,852
Posted By uwpce

Do it all shotgun?

I'm looking for a 12 ga. shotgun that I can use for bird, turkey, deer, pheasant, trap, sporting clays...you get the point.

Oh yeah, I'm left handed.

Currently I have a 1100, but it is...
Forum: Guns
11-30-2006, 08:00 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,851
Posted By uwpce

RE: Marlin .30-.30 with or without scope

I like my 30-30 without a scope. It's my back up rifle, but I take it out when walking or hunting in dense cover. It's so light and I don't have to worry about protecting the scope. Currently I have...
Forum: Hunting Gear
11-30-2006, 07:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,609
Posted By uwpce

RE: Revolutionary Deer Drag - See It - Believe It!

Interesting product.

Can a shoulder strap of some kind be attached so I can drag the animal hands free, unlike the last photo posted?
11-22-2006, 11:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,110
Posted By uwpce

RE: My Wisconsin Buck

I hunt near Phelps, WI. Within the Nicolet National Forest
11-21-2006, 09:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,110
Posted By uwpce

RE: My Wisconsin Buck

I found some reading material about scoring the buck. Looks like I'll need to get with the taxidermist for additional measurements.
11-21-2006, 09:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,110
Posted By uwpce

My Wisconsin Buck

My hunting partners just got finished draging out a doe around 8:30am opening day. They were making all sorts of noise near my stand as they walked by me. Not more than an hour later, this buck came...
11-14-2006, 10:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,050
Posted By uwpce

RE: deer stories

Last year, sitting in the Treelounge (with shooting rail), light rain, light wind, no snow on the ground. I'm talking to my hunting partners, when I see movement in a valley in front of me. I'm sure...
11-14-2006, 10:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 544
Posted By uwpce

How much is too much?

So I'm packing for the Wisconsin Deer season, and I'm starting to realize that I have way to much stuff for one person. On top of that, I'm drivingmyself andtwo others. If the other guys have as much...
Forum: Midwest
10-19-2006, 07:49 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,200
Posted By uwpce

RE: WISCONSIN HUNTERS

Bow hunt and gun hunt in Vilas County, near Phelps. I have gun hunted the same ridge line for almost 22 years.

To bad I live in Rockford, IL. Wasn't always a flatlander though, grew up in West...
Forum: Guns
10-11-2006, 10:57 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,990
Posted By uwpce

RE: Winchester 100 (308)

Well...

As far as what the gunsmith did with the "metal parts", I have no idea. I asked him to look at the rifle because of the problems I was having. He suggested tearing down the rifle,...
Forum: Guns
10-10-2006, 04:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,990
Posted By uwpce

RE: Winchester 100 (308)

It's not a Stovepipe jam, but the spent casing is not ejecting, so the next round is not being chambered. I can usually clear the jam with my fingers, without to much effort.

I haven't tried any...
Forum: Guns
10-10-2006, 12:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,990
Posted By uwpce

Winchester 100 (308)

Hopefully someone can help here.

This rifle shoots great....in the warmer weather. But when I get it out for opening day in Northern Wisconsin it always, and I mean always jams after the first...
Forum: Young Hunters
09-28-2006, 05:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,459
Posted By uwpce

RE: Tattoo's?

Don't have any yet, but I have 3 planned:

When my Choc. Lab is no longer at my side, she is going on the right arm\shoulder. I already have the perfect picture.

On my left...
09-26-2006, 04:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 712
Posted By uwpce

Anyone use this or know about this treestand

I was doing an internet search for a new stand, and came across this stand made by Woods and Water, Inc. (Wisconsin). It looks alot like a stand my uncle used to use, but never gave me the chance to...
Forum: Guns
12-06-2005, 11:07 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,036
Posted By uwpce

RE: Looking for a good pistol for concealed carry

Think about it for a second....

It was mentioned that thekmack is more or less inexperienced with shooting a pistol. Therefore inexperienced with shooting or reloading a pistol under a stressful...
12-05-2005, 04:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,105
Posted By uwpce

RE: mittens

Visit www.icebreakerinc.com

I have mentioned their products elsewhere on these forums. I use both, and have no problems during deer season in northern Wisconsin. I normally carry a light pair of...
Forum: Technical
11-30-2005, 08:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 328
Posted By uwpce

Please Advise on Martin bow

This is my first post in the Archery Forum, normally I stick to the forums dealing with rifles and what not.

Anyway, I haven't shot my Martin Firecat for a few years now. A archery shop opened...
11-16-2005, 02:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 382
Posted By uwpce

RE: any one hunt in south carolina???

My family moved to Aiken, S.C. from Wisconsin before I was able to hunt. Come deer season, the neighbors asked my dad if he deer hunted. He told them that he did. They asked what gear he has; gun,...
Forum: Midwest
11-15-2005, 01:35 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,337
Posted By uwpce

RE: Where you from?

My turn...

Machesney Park, IL (near Rockford). Hunt in northern Wisconsin, north of Eagle River, near a little town called Phelps.
11-07-2005, 09:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 885
Posted By uwpce

RE: New Scope Purchase

Thanks for the hint ET.I didn't know about the other "optics" forum. It would have been good reading beforehand. However, I took the advice of the extremely hunting savy members on this board.:D

...
11-07-2005, 02:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 885
Posted By uwpce

New Scope Purchase

Ok, so I purchased a Sightron SII3x9x42 rifle scope from www.midwayusa.com on 11/03/2005. I paid $200 for it, plus a little more to ship it to me 2nd day. I'm heading out this Thursday to zero it in....
Forum: Guns
11-05-2005, 09:01 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 68,942
Posted By uwpce

RE: Good long-range deer calibers.

Didn't get your over size Tyke, but wouldn't a 7mm magkick a bit. Friend of mine (he's 33), only shoots his 7mm a few times before he complains about his shoulder. Personally I use a Rem 700 in a...
11-05-2005, 08:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 701
Posted By uwpce

RE: WAKE UP

I'm not satisfied with my harness this year, and haven't been able to find on that "fits" right. To late now to worry about it.

Therefore, I'm taking my treelounge, setting it about 2 feet off...
11-03-2005, 02:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 969
Posted By uwpce

RE: Sightron Scopes (where to buy)

Thanks,

I had looked at MidwayUSA.com, but really wanted to hold the scope and look through it. However, given all the glowing praise for this manufacturer, I plunked down some blow money and...
11-02-2005, 04:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 969
Posted By uwpce

Sightron Scopes (where to buy)

Other than the internet, where in Illinois (Rockford) can I purchase this line of scopes. Gander Mtn doesn't carry them, neither does Durham's Sporting Goods (sp).

If I do have to purchase over...
09-22-2005, 05:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,367
Posted By uwpce

RE: Arctic Shield boot covers and gloves

Adding to what PA mentioned...

Ice Breaker has a product called Boot Blankets. They look like huge slippers. You slide you boots into them, and zip up the back. They come in various camo...
09-11-2005, 04:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,956
Posted By uwpce

Carol Davis Sportswear (thermal underwear)

I saw this product at the Wisconsin Deer & Turkey expo. I was thinking of purchasing a model, but does anyone wear this thermal long underwear, and if so, what's your opinion?

Thanks,
09-11-2005, 03:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,331
Posted By uwpce

RE: climbing stands tree lounge

I've had two Tree Lounge models to date, the "original" square tubing version, and the upgrade from that. I was going to purchase the newer model, but purchased the API Grand Slam Magnum instead....
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