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06-28-2005, 09:23 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,882
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: Shotgun loads for Coyotes

Hevi-Shot Coyote load out of Modified and/or Full, if using a double barrel will get the job done....
#4 Buckshot would be my 2nd choice....
06-19-2005, 12:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 621
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: New Ohio Coyote Hunter

Coyote Pup Distress calls may work much better than Prey Distress calls while the coyotes are raising their young. Food is plentiful and with the hot weather, they don't need too much food that...
06-19-2005, 11:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,172
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: How do you hunt bobcats?

I use the Foxpro 416 E-caller or the openreed Tweety by Verminator with either Woodpecker or Flicker Distress. http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v373/Swampbird/Predators/Verminators.jpg
Thumper(L)...
04-16-2005, 01:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 485
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: mouth calls

The slate call will make you stop calling and get the gun up, so the bird will come the final few steps into view/range. Novice hunters tend to call too much and any bird that is close will key in on...
04-05-2005, 09:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 535
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: quiet birds

They hammered up until about 8:00 today in Fairfield County, SC. Henned-up pretty bad, but did get some responses to the calls. Quit at 11:30 as the temps were approaching the 80degree mark (84high)...
03-13-2005, 03:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,227
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: Who uses the two way webbed strut seat?

I hunt the SC swamps and the HS Strut FoldingHunter with BunSaver Cushion is a definate plus when hunting wet areas. I'm up off the ground and the BunSaver is much softer than my vest-cushion. The...
03-13-2005, 03:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 274
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: When Does ?

I think it's called The Gobbler Guide....
www.knight-hale.com
03-13-2005, 03:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,117
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: Gobbler Shaker

The gobbler shaker will work on the Boss Gobbler, but will most likely turn subordinant birds away. A lot of hung-up gobbling can be jakes that want to play, but are afraid. The Shaker will make then...
03-05-2005, 06:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 768
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: Primos Freak

While the Freak does sound good and has it's place, You'll get far more use out of a "pot-style" friction call such as a Slate, Crystal, Glass and Aluminum. The Primos" Crystal call sounds great, for...
03-05-2005, 06:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,214
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: dusting areas

When hunting a dust area, set 1 hen decoy low in a dust bowl, setup and let out a long string of lost yelps to get the attention of birds within hearing, then soft talk about every 15-20 minutes, as...
02-16-2005, 01:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,872
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: Box call maintenance

The side of all boxcalls should be wiped clean with a dry cloth, only. The paddle/lid should be chalked lightly and re-chalked only as needed and lightly sanded with medium sandpaper only when...
01-24-2005, 12:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 392
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: which call

Check out this website. Open-reed Howlers are more versital callers, allowing coyote communications as well as prey distress calls and they don't freeze-up like closed-reed callers.
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01-24-2005, 12:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,841
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: .223 good varmint caliber?

The single shot would be my last choice! If you wound a 'yote, and everyone does, you'll need a follow-up shot and the break-action guns aren't fast enough. Get a bolt action....
01-04-2005, 05:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 422
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: Legacy calls?

Here is the website:
http://gameacc.net/
12-31-2004, 07:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,334
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: what do you think about using turkey decoys

In the SC swamps and floodplains, when you can see him, he's usually in range or about to cross the line, so I don't waste my time setting out decoys. Hunting fields is another story and I only use 1...
12-03-2004, 05:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 426
Posted By SC Swampbird

Lady's Night Out!

Moved Trail Scan to another location for different deer and here's what I got. Had some deer a few nights ago, but dew had formed so thick, on the lens, that you could see outlines of deer, but you...
11-27-2004, 05:39 AM
11-25-2004, 07:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 402
Posted By SC Swampbird

LeafRiver trailcam..(Bio-Buck)

8pt. buck at Bio-Logic block....
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v373/Swampbird/DeerCam/LRtc0054.jpg
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v373/Swampbird/DeerCam/Lrtc0055.jpg
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11-08-2004, 09:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 506
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: SOUTH CAROLINA

Depending on where you live, here is a great club that is family oriented and we take great pride in our QDM/QTM and Youth Hunter programs....

www.piedmonthuntclub.com
11-07-2004, 07:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 531
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: Leaf River Trailcam ([email protected])

The trees are just beginning to turn with the weather, but most are still green. That is a small Maple the buck is scraping beneath.
Here is the edge of the field and backyard, where the mineral...
11-06-2004, 05:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 531
Posted By SC Swampbird

Leaf River Trailcam ([email protected])

Scrape on woodline near mineral lick....
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v373/Swampbird/DeerCam/LRtc0002.jpg
11-03-2004, 08:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 992
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: Game Calls (Grunts)

I use the Woods-Wise Buck-n-Doe Grunt and Bleat tube with moduals in each end. I've gotten more response with this call than the others and 2 Biologist told me that this call is the most realistic...
10-31-2004, 07:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,536
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: Grunting after the rut, is this a bad idea?

The deer's grunt is like the turkey's cluck; it's a locator call used year-round. You hen talk to attract gobblers, so why not doe talk to attract bucks?
I have a much higher response rate with...
10-31-2004, 05:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,084
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: Problem with flinching

What grain bullet are you shooting with the .30-06? Heavy bullets will have more recoil, so a lighter bullet, with less recoil may help. A 30-06 with 125gr. loads should have about the same...
10-31-2004, 05:27 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 12,238
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: Slug guns vs. Rifle for deer

With the .244/6mm you'll put the deer down with a shot through the shoulder, but heart/lung shot deer are going to run aways before going down. The 12ga. slug is compatiable with the 69cal. musket...
10-29-2004, 04:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 653
Posted By SC Swampbird

Southern Tradition...1st Deer

The Piedmont Hunt Club of SC, carries on the Traditional "Blooding" of a first deer harvested hunter's face. This ritual is viewed as a must by young hunters that view it as acceptance into the...
10-29-2004, 04:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,203
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: Shooting tips/help plz?

Well, at 60yrs old and having hunted longer than you have lived, I'm well aware of bullets being spewed all over the target is poor marksmanship and/or a gun kicking your butt. Apparently just 3 yrs....
10-29-2004, 06:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 445
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: Never on a Saturday

Usually by mid-week, public land deer have settled down from the weekend rush of hunters in the woods and you'll have better luck anytime Wed. or after. I don't hunt weekends!
10-29-2004, 06:29 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,203
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: Shooting tips/help plz?

You need to practice shooting more so your group will tighten up. Sounds as if you have a combination of no breath control (up-down shots) flinching (shots to the right) and bucking the shot (...
10-27-2004, 02:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,263
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: HUNTING OVER GREEN FIELDS/FOOD PLOTS

It's not illegal to hunt from the road, it's illegal to shoot from any vehicle and/or within a certain distance from the road. State laws will disclose that distance.
QDM is foodplots and mineral...
10-27-2004, 02:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 453
Posted By SC Swampbird

Youth Hunter Program....(Deer)

The SC Piedmont Hunt Club is a family oriented QDM club that takes great pride in our Youth Hunter programs for both deer and turkey. The youngsters are knocking them down!
Proud Youth Hunter with...
10-24-2004, 11:45 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,310
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: shoot what you eat!!

I put 17 in the freezer and ran out before hunting season open the next year. The SC Deer Season is Aug.15-Jan.01, so I had from Jan.02-Aug.14 to eat the meat. Sure is cheaper than the foodstores.......
10-24-2004, 10:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 645
Posted By SC Swampbird

Greyfox at mineral lick...(pics)

Greyfox has become a regular visitor to the BioLogic Whitetail Addiction mineral block I've setout to desolve in the rain. This is a start for a mineral lick to photograph antler developement.
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10-24-2004, 10:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 314
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: pictures in posts

You can open a free account at either www.photobucket.com or at www.hunt101.com and post your pics from there. Copy the IMG tag below the image and paste in the forums....
10-21-2004, 05:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 409
Posted By SC Swampbird

In the thick of it....

This doe is about 12ft. from the Leaf River trailcam and almost invisible. The fog rolled into the creekbottom and she's in the thick of it....
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10-20-2004, 10:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 499
Posted By SC Swampbird

Leaf River Trailcam....8 pt bucks

Check out the rack on the buck back on the edge of the flash range. Trailcam setup about 80yds from backdoor and these deer aren't hunted this close to the house. Mineral lick in the plans for antler...
10-18-2004, 02:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 413
Posted By SC Swampbird

LeafRiver TrailCam...8pt...(5pics)

Pics were taken in field corner where field meets my backyard. Note times on pics. Flash dosen't seem to bother the deer, but then digital cams don't make any noise advancing the film like the 35mm...
Forum: South
10-03-2004, 03:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,099
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: how did everyone do dove hunting??

Had to wait for a hovering bird to get clear. I did get their attention and I was the only one to showup at this field. Shooters in other fields kept them on the wing and this wing helped put them on...
09-04-2004, 04:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 356
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: Are you getting tired of gimicks ?

Ben Lee once made the statement that to remain in business, hunting gear companies would have to come out with a new gimic atleast every two (2) years and those gimics would have to sell.Why do those...
09-04-2004, 04:24 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,470
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: Whose got the earliest gun season opening for whitetail?

Yes, SC has an opening date of Aug.15th-Jan.1st in the swamps/low country. The longest season and most liberal limits.
A few years ago, I hunted from mid-Sept-Thanksgiving Day and put 17 deer in...
09-04-2004, 04:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 710
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: How do I mount this scope?

You have the old Wedge style scope that needs a two piece scope mount. The 1st is a ramp that will mount to the gun's receiver and the 2nd is a wedge that will clamp shut via Allen wrenches and grip...
09-04-2004, 04:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,633
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: 4 wheeler gun carrier

I have the plastic gun case that mounts into a holder and keeps my guns inside of the fenders where they won't get damaged. Padded case will accept both shotgun and scoped rifle. Case will lock into...
09-04-2004, 04:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,208
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: Bore snake?

Birchwood Casey's Gun-Scrubber will clean the crud out of the Bore-Snake as well as aid in cleaning the residue from the barrel. The Old Fashioned Way with bore brush and Nitro Solvent still can't be...
09-03-2004, 05:08 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,007
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: Mineral lick recipes

WHITETAIL DEER HOMEMADE MINERAL MIX RECIPE

Ingrediants: Makes 200 lbs. for about $23.00
-1 part/bag Di-calcium phosphate, this is a dairy feed additive bought at feed stores. Comes in 50lb...
09-02-2004, 04:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,470
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: Whose got the earliest gun season opening for whitetail?

South Carolina....Aug.15-Jan.1....No limit on bucks in low country swamps....32 does legal on 16 either-sex days w/2 per day limit....
And the deer are still a nuisance/hazard to farmers and...
09-01-2004, 11:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,173
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: Leaf River Trail-Cam....digital

Temperature Range would be the batteries' ability to function in cold weather and has nothing to do with the camera. Some batteries may function at lower temps than others, but they're all subject to...
08-31-2004, 08:38 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 407
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: Leaded Barrel

Nitro Bore Cleaner and Birchwood Casey's Gun Scrubber with new bore brush. Scrub barrel with NBC and clean with BCGS. Repeat, if needed....
08-30-2004, 05:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 357
Posted By SC Swampbird

Take one-Make one (Youth Hunter)

My Hunt Club is a family oriented hunt club with a very big Take One-Make One/Youth Hunter Program. The youngsters have their own competition shoots, First Deer and First Turkey Awards programs....
08-30-2004, 04:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 556
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: new game camera!!!

I've got this one on order. like the View Screen feature, so I can view or delete pics at the site, rather than taking the Cam home, loading to PC and no pics worth saving. One trip is less...
08-30-2004, 03:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,531
Posted By SC Swampbird

RE: Tower Stand Pics or Plans

Here is a tower stand, at my hunt club lease. Note wires that prevent highwind blowover.
Post can be put into ground, if long enough, but backed up with wires is still a safety precaution....
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