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07-07-2012, 05:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 10,955
Posted By Bernie P.

I think BW's come with FF strings.That can be...

I think BW's come with FF strings.That can be part of it.
06-30-2012, 05:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,093
Posted By Bernie P.

45 is enough but those 2117's will be to...

45 is enough but those 2117's will be to stiff.Get some 2018 arrows or go with a heavier weight bow.
Forum: Guns
06-23-2012, 07:07 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 27,278
Posted By Bernie P.

The difference is not worth worrying about.If you...

The difference is not worth worrying about.If you reload you have a slight edge with the .280 whereas .270 factory ammo is sometimes a little easier to find for some.I've been loading/shooting the...
Forum: Off Season
06-16-2012, 05:39 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 508
Posted By Bernie P.

OT-Problems with site?

I've been having trouble here the last few days.After going to any of the forums when I clicked back I kept getting an ad from Bose about their headphones.Today it's back to normal.Anybody else had...
06-09-2012, 06:15 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 16,927
Posted By Bernie P.

I live in the boonies to.I absolutely agree with...

I live in the boonies to.I absolutely agree with pet ownership comes responsibility but that doesn't mean they shouldn't be allowed outside some.How would you like to spend your whole life...
Forum: Guns
06-06-2012, 06:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,385
Posted By Bernie P.

Nobody can possibly answer this one but you.

Nobody can possibly answer this one but you.
06-03-2012, 06:38 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 16,927
Posted By Bernie P.

Feral cats yes but I cant see killing someones...

Feral cats yes but I cant see killing someones pet.As far as wildlife goes it's considered state property regardless of where it happens to be.I would not tolerate anyone shooting my pets because...
Forum: Guns
06-01-2012, 08:01 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 788
Posted By Bernie P.

Ouch!

I came across this gun explodes vid while watching the David Holt talks about Doc Watson vid posted at another site.This guy was lucky he had eye protection.Could'a been a lot worse!...
Forum: Guns
06-01-2012, 07:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,932
Posted By Bernie P.

FWIW My old Ruger M77 7x57 loved the old 175gr...

FWIW My old Ruger M77 7x57 loved the old 175gr factory loads.If one's aftere elk or moose that bullet weight would be a good choice for most any 7mm.Not really needed for smaller deer size critters...
Forum: Guns
05-31-2012, 06:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,932
Posted By Bernie P.

The 7-08 would be better.I really like and have a...

The 7-08 would be better.I really like and have a Ruger AW Hawkeye but if you're set on a shorter barrel I would suggest you look into the new Win model 70 compact Featherweight.The new Wins are...
05-29-2012, 04:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,244
Posted By Bernie P.

Your best bet is to buy the 3 book set of "The...

Your best bet is to buy the 3 book set of "The Traditional Bowyers Bible".
05-25-2012, 08:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,356
Posted By Bernie P.

Just because you can do something doesn't mean...

Just because you can do something doesn't mean you should.Like calling someone ignorant just because their opinion differs from yours.That said how is a bait pile the same as a crop?You know EXACTLY...
05-24-2012, 04:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,356
Posted By Bernie P.

IMO trapped critters regardless of size or...

IMO trapped critters regardless of size or species do not qualify for trophy mounts.
Forum: Guns
05-22-2012, 05:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,095
Posted By Bernie P.

One of these combo packs would be your best bet- ...

One of these combo packs would be your best bet-
Mberg 500 or 835 and Rem 870.
Forum: Guns
05-20-2012, 07:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,198
Posted By Bernie P.

I used the HS camo spray kit years back on my...

I used the HS camo spray kit years back on my SE600 Oneida bow.It held up well enough plus they have a remover spray for it if you want to make a change.Just remember if you're not happy with the...
05-17-2012, 06:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,832
Posted By Bernie P.

Since I got into reloading I use Sierras for most...

Since I got into reloading I use Sierras for most all my needs.
Forum: Guns
05-17-2012, 06:18 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,961
Posted By Bernie P.

I will never understand why some folks get down...

I will never understand why some folks get down on one brand or another.I like something about the guns from most every company out there.Some variety is nice to.
05-17-2012, 06:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,090
Posted By Bernie P.

I just glued a couple 1/2" dowel pegs about 4"...

I just glued a couple 1/2" dowel pegs about 4" long into the T+G pine wall panels just far enough apart so unstrung the recurve would rest centered within the limbs fadeouts.I usually leave the bows...
05-14-2012, 05:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,832
Posted By Bernie P.

The poster did not ask which ammo or bullet was...

The poster did not ask which ammo or bullet was best.Most popular is a different animal.
05-13-2012, 06:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,832
Posted By Bernie P.

Just a guess but Rems Core Lokt ammo most likely.

Just a guess but Rems Core Lokt ammo most likely.
05-10-2012, 06:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,145
Posted By Bernie P.

Most folks have arm slap at first but with...

Most folks have arm slap at first but with practice things fall into place.You might try experimenting with the brace height.If it's a little low that can contribute to it along with form.Good luck!
05-10-2012, 06:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 785
Posted By Bernie P.

I heard one did so to have a disguise for a bank...

I heard one did so to have a disguise for a bank job.
05-09-2012, 06:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,198
Posted By Bernie P.

Yes.I prefer 6 myself but that will work ok.

Yes.I prefer 6 myself but that will work ok.
05-09-2012, 06:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 804
Posted By Bernie P.

Dogs pose less of a threat to birds than coyotes...

Dogs pose less of a threat to birds than coyotes by their numbers.I would contact the game warden before I started shooting them and see whats what.
Forum: Guns
05-08-2012, 06:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,961
Posted By Bernie P.

Savage rifles are notorious for being the most...

Savage rifles are notorious for being the most accurate right out of the box regardless of caliber.This trend has been around for as long as I can recall and I've been at it since 1980.
05-07-2012, 06:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 846
Posted By Bernie P.

Birds in my area seem to have lock jaw.So far...

Birds in my area seem to have lock jaw.So far I've only heard one gobble a few times WAY OFF in the distance.Only a lone hen has come to my calling.
04-26-2012, 06:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,654
Posted By Bernie P.

Hey if your willing to pay 4 bucks per squeeze...

Hey if your willing to pay 4 bucks per squeeze whats the sense of worrying about the choke cost.That will last a lifetime.
04-26-2012, 06:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 661
Posted By Bernie P.

I've been thinking of trying an Indian Creek...

I've been thinking of trying an Indian Creek myself for coyotes.What's the constriction of that choke?
Forum: Guns
04-25-2012, 06:00 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 8,230
Posted By Bernie P.

I cant say I see much of a trend for using guns...

I cant say I see much of a trend for using guns like the .338 where a .270 would be plenty but there's definitely a trend to ultra flat shooters like the 7mm RUM.Myself I think it's ridiculous to...
Forum: Reloading
04-23-2012, 08:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,030
Posted By Bernie P.

I fire form 30-06 for my .280 but I found I get...

I fire form 30-06 for my .280 but I found I get pretty good accuracy using the start load for 140gr bullets.I forget the powder/charge off hand.Anyway it's a good load for practice shooting.Groups...
Forum: Guns
04-23-2012, 07:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,229
Posted By Bernie P.

Sounds to me like all you would need to do...

Sounds to me like all you would need to do (maybe) is use higher rings to accommodate that Burris or whatever scope you want.
Forum: Guns
04-22-2012, 06:40 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,161
Posted By Bernie P.

I would demand another or my money back.When I...

I would demand another or my money back.When I buy new I expect it to be 100%.If some meatball shop owner thinks this is OK let him live with it.
Forum: Guns
04-21-2012, 07:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,161
Posted By Bernie P.

I've never heard of loose being normal!!!!!!

I've never heard of loose being normal!!!!!!
04-20-2012, 06:50 AM
Replies: 17
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Posted By Bernie P.

I prefer to use .280 but I have some 30-06 brass...

I prefer to use .280 but I have some 30-06 brass I also use.Bit of a PITA but I got a great deal on a trade for some of my 7x57 cases.
04-19-2012, 06:10 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 22,650
Posted By Bernie P.

Daed eez daed!

Daed eez daed!
Forum: Guns
04-19-2012, 06:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,161
Posted By Bernie P.

LOL +1.Always check the simplest things first.

LOL +1.Always check the simplest things first.
04-15-2012, 07:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,132
Posted By Bernie P.

What type of arrows.Wood,carbon or aluminum?With...

What type of arrows.Wood,carbon or aluminum?With wood something in the 60-65 should work.Alum either 2018 or 2117.Carbon that matches the alum spine.
Forum: Guns
04-13-2012, 06:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,950
Posted By Bernie P.

A friend has a Marlin lever in .444.The look of...

A friend has a Marlin lever in .444.The look of those monster bullets makes me all warm and fuzzy inside :patriot:.
04-13-2012, 06:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,120
Posted By Bernie P.

My advice would be to get something that gathers...

My advice would be to get something that gathers a lot of light.Legal time here is 1/2 hour before sunrise.
04-12-2012, 06:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 550
Posted By Bernie P.

If you can see them it's likely others have...

If you can see them it's likely others have to.You always want to have alternatives.Keep scouting new areas!!!
04-12-2012, 06:15 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,248
Posted By Bernie P.

For years all I used was 2 3/4" 4's with a full...

For years all I used was 2 3/4" 4's with a full choke and filled all my tags.Turkeys are NOT hard to kill.You'll do just fine without buying into all the nonsense associated with turkey hunting these...
Forum: Guns
04-11-2012, 06:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 690
Posted By Bernie P.

You could spend the rest of your life at...

You could spend the rest of your life at researching AR guns.Just decide what you want it for along with caliber and sights go and work from there.
Forum: Guns
04-10-2012, 06:50 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,418
Posted By Bernie P.

The Browning BPS is about as good as it gets.

The Browning BPS is about as good as it gets.
04-09-2012, 06:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 919
Posted By Bernie P.

I would just get him another box call.Either stay...

I would just get him another box call.Either stay with Penn or maybe the Lynch.
04-08-2012, 06:13 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 9,043
Posted By Bernie P.

I would go with 165gr.

I would go with 165gr.
04-02-2012, 06:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 917
Posted By Bernie P.

Hunting's all over here to but trout opened...

Hunting's all over here to but trout opened Sunday.
04-02-2012, 06:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 660
Posted By Bernie P.

I like my 835.Don't know much about the...

I like my 835.Don't know much about the other.Isn't that a single shot?
04-02-2012, 06:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,165
Posted By Bernie P.

Around 30-35 yds is about the longest shot I've...

Around 30-35 yds is about the longest shot I've ever had to take with most around 25.Never had to let one walk yet due to distance or something being in the way.Mostly it depends on how you set...
04-01-2012, 06:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,165
Posted By Bernie P.

With 3 1/2" shells it doesn't matter what you're...

With 3 1/2" shells it doesn't matter what you're shooting.It's going to kick the snot out of you plain'n simple.I've never shot them in my 835.I might try them for coyote but never for turkey.
Forum: Guns
03-31-2012, 07:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,046
Posted By Bernie P.

Slugs without a doubt but I'd go with OO buck as...

Slugs without a doubt but I'd go with OO buck as backup.Lots of thick hair/muscle for smaller shot to get through IMO.
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