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Forum: Guns
03-13-2012, 05:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,733
Posted By IndyHunter83

I have one in 243. tremendous shooter. Can't say...

I have one in 243. tremendous shooter. Can't say anything else.
Forum: Guns
03-13-2012, 03:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,394
Posted By IndyHunter83

I've been hunting Indiana with a 44 mag and a 357...

I've been hunting Indiana with a 44 mag and a 357 mag in the 1894 rifles since they were legalized for the Indiana laws. Yeah what can I say, I like the 1894 rifles. What I'll say is this. I've had...
Forum: Guns
02-21-2012, 07:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 24,942
Posted By IndyHunter83

Good choice on the mossberg. You can pick up a...

Good choice on the mossberg. You can pick up a slug barrel at a gun show for about the same money you paid for the gun.
Forum: Guns
02-21-2012, 07:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 7,701
Posted By IndyHunter83

Well to me its really a question of what you want...

Well to me its really a question of what you want more Accuracy or Power. If Power is the big concern then the 20 ga by far is the clear winner. I've seen a shot placed in the gut of a deer that took...
02-09-2012, 11:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,080
Posted By IndyHunter83

Just got classified as "Disabled"... Now what??

I've been an avid hunter and fisherman all of my life. I've also had kidney issues all of my life. Recently I was diagnosed with end stage kidney disease and had to go on dialysis. I want to continue...
02-09-2012, 11:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,248
Posted By IndyHunter83

Ok. The 17hmr is a great little cartridge. Its...

Ok. The 17hmr is a great little cartridge. Its fast and perfect for almost any varmit hunting you can do. That being said. I've used it for coyotes and never had any success with it out past 100...
Forum: Guns
02-08-2012, 10:47 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 65,800
Posted By IndyHunter83

I've seen a lot of story posts on here so I'm...

I've seen a lot of story posts on here so I'm going to try not to tell a big story. What I will say is that I've had rifles in 270, 30-06, 300, and 243. My two favorites were the 300 and 243. I still...
01-23-2012, 05:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 11,453
Posted By IndyHunter83

You're probably going to get multiple answers to...

You're probably going to get multiple answers to this question based on who answers. Personally it depends on the varmit for me. Ground hogs and small I like a 17. Its flatter shooter and a little...
Forum: Guns
12-31-2011, 02:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,274
Posted By IndyHunter83

I've owned three and shot many more. I'll give...

I've owned three and shot many more. I'll give you my opinions.

Henry - first one I owned was a golden boy. For just straight target practice it makes a good little plinker. But for hunting I just...
Forum: Guns
12-31-2011, 02:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 14,231
Posted By IndyHunter83

I personally like an OU more than a SS. You don't...

I personally like an OU more than a SS. You don't have to try to alter your line of sight with an over under.
Forum: Guns
12-31-2011, 02:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,914
Posted By IndyHunter83

As someone who uses the 243 for varmits and...

As someone who uses the 243 for varmits and coyotes I'll tell you that it can be very damaging to pelts.
12-31-2011, 01:53 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 11,738
Posted By IndyHunter83

I read this post and can't help but shake my...

I read this post and can't help but shake my head. I'd say its been six months since i've been on this sight and still the same arguments. The fact is that the 17 HMR can kill a coyote and a 22 mag...
08-16-2011, 03:22 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,849
Posted By IndyHunter83

I may try that. I bought across the board for...

I may try that. I bought across the board for this rifle. 55gr, 85gr, 95, and 100. 100s are cheap and I've used them for deer but the others are very intriguing. Goin to the range tomorrow
08-15-2011, 03:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,849
Posted By IndyHunter83

Well I traded off the 270 for 243. Just less...

Well I traded off the 270 for 243. Just less recoil and more what I want. Got some 100gr cheap stuff but i was looking at 55gr stuff to as well as 85
07-25-2011, 07:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,849
Posted By IndyHunter83

Varmit Cartridge

So I was talking with a land owner that allows me to deer and squirrel hunt on his land. Apparently "something" got a lamb. We both think coyote but not one hundred percent sure what cartridge to...
Forum: Guns
06-26-2011, 03:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,197
Posted By IndyHunter83

Savage 24 - Rifle/Shotgun Combo

I'm an avid small game hunter. Especially goin for squirrels. Just no better chase in my opinion. I've got a Savage 93 a few years back in 17HMR. I love it during the mid to late season when the...
Forum: Guns
12-12-2010, 02:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 753
Posted By IndyHunter83

I think when you consider everything else that...

I think when you consider everything else that this administration has done to our country I'd say its a miracle he hasn't touched gun control. In chicago they past a new law saying that if you have...
Forum: Guns
12-10-2010, 04:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,377
Posted By IndyHunter83

The 243 will do that with factory loads. I've...

The 243 will do that with factory loads. I've killed deer out past three hundred with both 80 and 100 gr bullets
Forum: Guns
12-03-2010, 12:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,244
Posted By IndyHunter83

Ok. I'm not a big target guy. I'm a hunter. I...

Ok. I'm not a big target guy. I'm a hunter. I don't care about a rifle being -200 MOA at 1500 yards if I'm only using it to hunt deer at 150 yrds. That being said even I can admit that the 17 hmr is...
Forum: Guns
11-28-2010, 03:39 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,847
Posted By IndyHunter83

Stock? I'm going to say maybe. There's no...

Stock? I'm going to say maybe. There's no question that with some work and trying various bullets you'll find the right combination. Personally I'd use the ruger just because I own a 270 and a 300...
Forum: Guns
11-10-2010, 03:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,744
Posted By IndyHunter83

Give a really good cleaning. Spray some lubricant...

Give a really good cleaning. Spray some lubricant in there.
Forum: Reloading
11-08-2010, 03:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,548
Posted By IndyHunter83

If the only rifle you have is a .223 then I would...

If the only rifle you have is a .223 then I would say load it with 60 or 80 grain bullets and maybe you'll be good if you can place the shot.
But if your like most hunters that's probably your...
Forum: Guns
11-07-2010, 01:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,073
Posted By IndyHunter83

I've read all the other replies and while I think...

I've read all the other replies and while I think some of them are extremely good others just seem extreme to me. Now I'm not saying a 200 yd slug gun isn't possible. In fact given that the 20ga...
Forum: Guns
10-26-2010, 02:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,472
Posted By IndyHunter83

The 460 and the 500 seem to be the most ideal to...

The 460 and the 500 seem to be the most ideal to my thinking. I know for a fact that they make a 4" in the 500. The only reason I still recommend it is because its got more power than anything else. ...
Forum: Guns
10-24-2010, 01:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 952
Posted By IndyHunter83

M.t. Thanks for the concern. I've done it with...

M.t.
Thanks for the concern. I've done it with both my 44 and an old 357. I think mainly it will be used for 357 ammo but if we choose to try the 38 sp ammo I will surely be cautious.
Forum: Guns
10-24-2010, 07:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 952
Posted By IndyHunter83

I just checked Marlin's website and they don't...

I just checked Marlin's website and they don't have it in their current catalog. I'll keep my eye out when I go today but I doubt I'll find one. You may check the classifieds on the SASS website....
Forum: Guns
10-24-2010, 07:42 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,454
Posted By IndyHunter83

Saw the posting so I had to reply. Don't reinvent...

Saw the posting so I had to reply. Don't reinvent the wheel if you like the 30-30 then I would go with the 30-30. Its probably killed more deer than any other round. Except maybe of course the...
Forum: Guns
10-24-2010, 07:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 952
Posted By IndyHunter83

Bought another one

Bout a year ago I bought a 1894 marlin in 44 mag. One of the best deer guns I've ever had. She's a little partial to certain types of ammo but for a 100 yd gun I don't think there's any better for...
Forum: Guns
10-24-2010, 06:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,472
Posted By IndyHunter83

I would go with either the 500 sw or 45-70. I was...

I would go with either the 500 sw or 45-70. I was at a gun show yesterday and saw custom revolvers in both of them for pretty reasonable prices.

My suggestion is also to get some pepper spray....
10-11-2010, 06:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,976
Posted By IndyHunter83

In a word... NO. Well they can be at most...

In a word... NO. Well they can be at most somewhat effective at locating them but as far as calling them in NOPE. My suggestion is rather than buying one of those, if you're lookin for tips check...
08-31-2010, 10:24 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,958
Posted By IndyHunter83

Wow. Now this is an old thread. Saw it and I just...

Wow. Now this is an old thread. Saw it and I just had to post something. I think its pretty big. Being a bigger guy of 6'1" and 253lbs I'm actually 30 pounds lighter than I was last year. I've been...
08-22-2010, 12:21 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 10,008
Posted By IndyHunter83

He didn't get busted because of what he was...

He didn't get busted because of what he was doing. He got busted because of who he was. I don't use come'ere deer. Baiting aint legal in my state. Don't think I'd use it if I could because I just...
08-16-2010, 06:12 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,662
Posted By IndyHunter83

Sorry boys... Forgot to check this thread for a...

Sorry boys... Forgot to check this thread for a while. I'm in Indiana. Kinda figured the name would give it away. Has anyone set clear rules for this competition? I assume photographic evidence of...
08-16-2010, 03:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,023
Posted By IndyHunter83

Tough question. I've got several a crossman...

Tough question.
I've got several
a crossman .177 cal air rifle
a ruger red label 28 ga.
a browning citori 20 ga
a browning citori 12 ga
a NEF .410 single shot
a ruger mach 3 22 pistol
a...
08-13-2010, 01:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,247
Posted By IndyHunter83

Wood, Aluminum, or Carbon?

Hey guys,
Well I'm making my venture in Trad archery and I've just received my bow and am thinking about going with aluminum arrows but I just wanted to get your thoughts on wood vs. aluminum vs....
08-13-2010, 01:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,081
Posted By IndyHunter83

I shot trad growing up and then I got a compound...

I shot trad growing up and then I got a compound when I was a teenager. It sat in my closet for years. Got it out two years ago and figured out that I just didn't like shooting it. Its too...
08-13-2010, 12:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,527
Posted By IndyHunter83

I read this book by Byron Ferguson called "Become...

I read this book by Byron Ferguson called "Become the Arrow" and have kind of developed a system of my own. I'd say its more gapstinctive.
08-13-2010, 12:52 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 9,296
Posted By IndyHunter83

I'm just starting out but I chose a long bow...

I'm just starting out but I chose a long bow because I just found they were more forgiving than the recurves I shot.
08-09-2010, 05:38 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 154,403
Posted By IndyHunter83

Alright... I'm fairly good at it so here's a few...

Alright... I'm fairly good at it so here's a few tips
1. Do your scouting and have a plan (and stick to that plan)
2. Choose the right weapon - It may not be practical to use your scoped 17 hmr on...
Forum: Guns
07-16-2010, 02:22 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,258
Posted By IndyHunter83

Of the choices that you gave I would still go...

Of the choices that you gave I would still go with the 44 mag. If you want to plink and practice you can go down to a 44 sp bullet but the 44 will give you superior knockdown power to that of the 357.
Forum: Archery Gear
07-13-2010, 06:01 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 423
Posted By IndyHunter83

Good Starter Bow

Ok yall.. I've got a reflex bighorn that I bought back around 2002. Last year I put a new quiver, whisker bisquet, and true glow site on it. As well as put a new string on it and had the thing tuned ...
Forum: Guns
07-05-2010, 03:08 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,225
Posted By IndyHunter83

I now have 5 and am probably going to be getting...

I now have 5 and am probably going to be getting another hear soon. I have a browning 22 which of course I haven't got any trophies but has killed more than its fair share of squirrels. I have puma...
07-04-2010, 02:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,178
Posted By IndyHunter83

Sorry guys but one more question... I've been...

Sorry guys but one more question... I've been looking at PSE, Martin, and a few other bigger companies.. I saw one person on here recommend Sammick. Any companies to look at. Ball park I'm thinking a...
07-04-2010, 12:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,178
Posted By IndyHunter83

Thats a good thought to buy used. As far as draw...

Thats a good thought to buy used. As far as draw weight goes. I've been told 45# is enough for deer and small game. A 50# is also good. I'm thinking a recurve but I have a few buddies who are diehard...
07-03-2010, 04:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,178
Posted By IndyHunter83

Any suggestions for my first traditional bow?

Been an avid hunter all my life. Avid bow hunter for the past three years. I got hooked on this show called "The Best and Worste of Tred Barta" last year. Either have to spend two hundred dollars...
06-28-2010, 05:09 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,662
Posted By IndyHunter83

I wanna join too... August is when ours comes in

I wanna join too... August is when ours comes in
06-19-2010, 07:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,042
Posted By IndyHunter83

Bear bows

I've been bowing hunting three years now with a bow I bought back in high school. It is a 1999 relex buckmaster. This year I either need to spend some money on repairs. The guy at the local shop is...
06-16-2010, 02:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 19,747
Posted By IndyHunter83

Chipmunks? Really? I wouldn't think it would be...

Chipmunks? Really? I wouldn't think it would be much. Crossman makes a few CO2 and Pump pistols that I would suggest. Matched with some good pellets they should work. Blow guns also work well.
06-11-2010, 05:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,022
Posted By IndyHunter83

Well, I'll typically start the season with a 22...

Well, I'll typically start the season with a 22 or 20 ga. Thats just because of the leeves. Personally if I had to have one gun for squirrels it would be a 17. Last year I had many situations where I...
06-11-2010, 05:36 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 10,528
Posted By IndyHunter83

I've seen video of this "professional hunter" on...

I've seen video of this "professional hunter" on versus kill them with a pellet rifle. That was with in ten yards and he had hounds and a back up guy with a 30-30.

Would I personally hunt them...
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