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Forum: Guns
12-06-2005, 07:39 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,642
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: Looking for a good pistol for concealed carry

Sniper, I'm currently studying to obtain a criminal justice major. That doesn't make me much, but it avails me of some good knowledge from my instructors who have been police officers. One of my...
Forum: Guns
11-27-2005, 04:55 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,642
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: Looking for a good pistol for concealed carry

No disrespect to those suggesting, but screw that snub nose revolver crap. You're working yourself into a situation where you have five or six rounds, maybe seven on some models, and you're out. Even...
Forum: Guns
11-23-2005, 08:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 592
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: Savage double barrel

http://www.gunblast.com/Stevens411.htm

Check out this link. It's actually about the 411, which is a newer version of the 311, but it has some information on the 311.
Forum: Guns
11-23-2005, 08:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,325
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: Rem. 870 Dry Fire Damage Question

The alternative with guns like the 870 express (I have a New England Firearms pardner pump, which is pretty much the same as the 870), is to leave it cocked all the time, which will wear out the...
10-09-2004, 04:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 614
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: snuffer or zwickey/sightpins or not?

If your Zwickeys are sharper and fly good don't hesitate to use them. The two blades will be more than sufficient if you place the arrow correctly. I don't use sight pins just because I don't like...
09-28-2004, 05:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 513
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: High or Low

I always hunt from the ground because I don't exactly have the opportunity to hang and practice a from a treestand. Where I hunt, on public land, treestands are allowed to be hung, but must be taken...
Forum: Guns
09-23-2004, 10:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 919
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: The lies about the "Assaul Weapon" ban

"A well regulated Militia being neccessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed."

Nuff said
09-21-2004, 09:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 481
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: You guys should have fun...

Soilarch, it kind of depends on what design you like. Some longbow designs can keep up with recurve designs due to their design while others may be a littler slower. A shorter recurve will have...
09-16-2004, 09:24 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,425
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: WHAT'S A GOOD SET-UP FOR GRIZ?

Just a couple days ago, for kicks, I watch The Restless Spirit. Fred Bear with his recurve vs a Kodiak-one arrow. Fred Bear with his recurve vs African Cape Buffalo-one arrow. There was also a part...
09-14-2004, 12:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 560
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: First traditional hunting bow.

Talk like that makes me wish it was October 2nd already. Patience, hombre. That's one thing I have a terrible time with. I can't stand sitting still and not seeing anything. I've messed up a few...
09-14-2004, 11:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 654
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: Question for Traditional Hunters

My first, and only, bow kill to date was a squrriel. I was shooting in my gramp's backyard and there were some squirrels running around on the back end. When they'd get in his yard I'd sneak down...
09-14-2004, 11:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,195
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: Old Recurves Questions

Dave, I don't know that much about them myself. However, you can go to www.archeryarchives.com They have a lot of information on older bows. You can click on the years for Ben Pearson and it'll show...
08-29-2004, 10:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 800
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: longbow & recurve question

Not much needs to be repeated, but there is one thing I want to mention. It seems some people take a liking to one as far as accuracy. For me, I just seem to shoot better with longbows. I don't know...
08-18-2004, 03:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,088
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: Opinions of Byron Fergerson (sp) book?

Chad, my thoughts on "snap shooting" are pretty much the same as your's, but man people sure have a fuss over it.

Calabash, what you describe is pretty much what I would call snap shooting....
08-17-2004, 06:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,088
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: Opinions of Byron Fergerson (sp) book?

When I first started shooting traditional I thought "instinctive shooting" was shooting without the aid of external devices like sight pins. Then I went to the Leatherwall and got a rude awakening....
08-16-2004, 03:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 518
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: beginner seeking advice on arrows

They way I like to do things is cut my arrows to 29" bop because I draw 28". I try to calculate the spine of the arrow to be correct at this length. Sometimes I get it, sometimes I don't and have to...
08-04-2004, 02:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,259
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: What is a good .22lr

What are some thoughts on Henry repeating arms? I'm wanting to get a 22 lever action for squirrel and saw a Henry for just over $200. For the price it doesn't seem like it can be beat, but I don't...
Forum: Guns
08-03-2004, 06:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 629
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: chokes, chokes, chokes

I was thinking that keeping the shot closer together would cause less damage to the meat because less would have been impacted. I told you I don't know anything. Thanks for all the replies.

B...
Forum: Guns
08-03-2004, 02:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 629
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: chokes, chokes, chokes

Actually I was wanting the full choke more for squirrel and such, not birds.

B S Jones
Forum: Midwest
08-02-2004, 08:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 832
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: Ohio fall season?

I just want to know what part of Ohio you're living in if you think it's been cooler this year. Where I'm at the greater part of the summer has been upper 80s and 90s with HIGH humidity. Just last...
Forum: Midwest
08-02-2004, 07:58 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,336
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: Whoes from Ohio

I grew up in Lucas Co., east side Toledo. I live in Northwood now though.

B S Jones
Forum: Guns
08-02-2004, 07:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 629
Posted By IrishLad32

chokes, chokes, chokes

I recently bought a NEF H&R Pardner pump 12ga shotgun that come with a modified choke. The choke can be changed, and I'm thinking about getting a full choke to try to tighten the shot pattern up a...
08-01-2004, 10:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,482
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: hey guys i need some advise on trapping squirels..

Shooter, are the tree huggers the only reason you can't shoot them, or are there actually laws prohibiting it? Because if it's only the tree huggers, it doesn't make sense that you want a trap that...
07-19-2004, 04:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 498
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: coyote information??

I second the notion of calling your game department or wildlife officer, most likely it will be included in your hunting regs.

On a side note, there's no closed seaosn on coyotes in Ohio, even...
Forum: Midwest
02-23-2004, 09:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 423
Posted By IrishLad32

Anyone fish Lake Loramie?

Does anyone have any tips for Lake Loramie? I've never been there and was wondering if anyone could be helpful. I usually fish the Maumee river as well; how does fishing a river differ from an inland...
02-23-2004, 09:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 388
Posted By IrishLad32

Anyone fish Lake Loramie?

Does anyone have any tips about Lake Loramie in Shelby county Ohio? Never been there before and usually fish the Maumee river. Anything different about fishing a inland lake versus a river?

...
01-02-2004, 06:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 814
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: Hunter II shooters ?

Same as Troy; it's standard measuring.

Brandan
12-28-2003, 02:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 814
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: Hunter II shooters ?

I believe I have mine at 7 3/4" right now, but it could go higher. I'll be changing that though when I fix up some new arrows.

Brandan
11-26-2003, 07:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,037
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: How Do You Define " Cast" ?

The bit about how far a bow will cast an arrow is right on. I believe some states use it as a standard for equipment rather than poundage. I don' t remember which ones though.

Brandan
10-16-2003, 06:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 684
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: I missed!!!!!!

It' d be a fortune for the game wardens too!

Brandan
10-15-2003, 08:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 684
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: I missed!!!!!!

No, Vic, that' s how you spell unconsciously. Consciously is spelled consiously. :D

Congrats on the shot, Kip. I' m still waiting to see a deer.

Brandan
10-09-2003, 07:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 455
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: Shaft Swap ?

Josh, go to www.stickbow.com and look at their sponsor list for " Arrow by Kelly" He has a chart for aluminum arrows. From what I understand, it isn' t base on Easton' s chart, but he put it...
10-03-2003, 05:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 658
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: Another compound crossover shooter Q....

ChadinMi, www.stickbow.com has a 3D schedule. You can search by state and month and it' ll pull up all the clubs that have listed their shoots. It usually has a pretty good listing.

Brandan
10-02-2003, 06:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 658
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: Another compound crossover shooter Q....

Hey, Chad. I' m assuming " waterord" is supposed to be Waterford. I' d suggest driving to Cabelas in Dundee and shooting the trad bows they have there. I' ve shot the Montana and for the price I...
09-24-2003, 08:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 774
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: New Bow Takes " Trophy?" Buck

Jason, you can blame it on the economy, blame it on Al Queado and/or terrorists, or blame it on Pres. Bush. The choice is your' s. ;)

Congrats on the deer. Did you get some pics? There' s...
09-14-2003, 10:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 469
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: Problem Solved?????

Feathers will lie down as they contact the rest, but only to a point. If the arrow is too close it will effect flight. Shoot bare shafts and see if they straighten out and are tuned well. Then you...
09-14-2003, 10:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 863
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: How long before success after switch to trad gear ?

Unless you' re an exceptional shot with a trad bow you' ll need to get closer than with a compound. However, there are guys who can shoot consistently with traditional bows out to 25-30yds. Getting...
Forum: Midwest
09-12-2003, 11:50 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,536
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: Pistol During Shotgun Season

In Ohio you' re only allowed to hunt with one weapon at a time. Regardless of which weapon or which season, it' s only one at a time. Shotguns can only hold three shells. If it' s physically capable...
09-10-2003, 05:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 431
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: How and what to use to cut feathers??

What JRW said. Burners are another option, but I' ve heard they stink bad and I think they cost more. If you get the chopper you can keep buying full lengths and chop your own feathers.

Brandan
09-09-2003, 08:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 613
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: Bear Kodiak

That' s not vintage, that' s a relic in traditional archery! If he' s willing to get rid of it for that price go for it.

Brandan
09-05-2003, 08:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 421
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: Bucks Gettin Ready

I remember reading an article in Bowhunter magazine a while back that went something like, " Big bucks will rub small trees, but small bucks won' t rub big trees." I' m too green to know the...
09-04-2003, 08:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 511
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: adjustment help

What was wrong with it that you changed it in the first place? Are you sure it isn' t the arrow in paradox? It seems that if the arrow were actually corkscrewing it wouldn' t hit where you wanted it...
09-02-2003, 08:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,411
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: Heavy, Small Diameter Arrows

Chad, to get an arrow to penetrate you need inertia. An object gets its inertia from its mass, making speed somewhat irrelavent. Obviously you don' t want a dog of an arrow that has to flag a snail...
08-29-2003, 07:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 883
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: Carbon arrows?

Jim, weighting arrows might be in the minds of traditional archers, but it' s probaby because a lot of traditional archers are hunters. The design flaw of carbons is that they' re too light for...
08-21-2003, 06:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 437
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: Instructions for tied nocking points

How do you tie off a serving? I did my best job of winging it last time, but when they started unraveling I cheated and put a drop of fletch-tite on ' em.

Brandan
08-19-2003, 09:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 451
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: HuntingNet & pop-up blockers

Chad, I heard something hilarious on the radio one day concerning spammers. They were talking about how most of spam is porn, so someone should start e-mailing the spammers a bunch of bible verses....
Forum: Bowhunting
08-17-2003, 12:27 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,030
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: Ohio hunting and share a little about urself

I' m from Lucas/Wood county area and mostly hunt deer and small game. This is my third year and no deer to date, but I love huntin and being in the woods. So far I' ve hunted all public land, haven'...
Forum: Technical
08-17-2003, 12:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,558
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: How hard to shoot both compound and recurve?

Hey, Andy. It' s very practical to shoot both. Even if you don' t hunt with both, you might just use the recurve for fun at first. Compounds are pretty easy to shoot, so you won' t have to worry...
Forum: Bowhunting
08-16-2003, 10:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 889
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: Thinking about getting a climbing stick or ladder for my portable stand....suggestions?

I have some api climbing sticks that are awesome. They come in three pieces, each piece is about three feet long, so depending on you gait you could get around fifteen high. They' re rock solid. They...
08-16-2003, 07:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 950
Posted By IrishLad32

RE: Selway bow stringer

What Sag said, you don' t want the rubber piece to move. Pull the string as far up the limb as you can and place the rubber piece behind it to hold it in place. Hold the rubber piece in place while...
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