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Forum: Northeast
11-05-2019, 09:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 238
Posted By blksn8k

Here's another point to consider. By putting that...

Here's another point to consider. By putting that CYA statement in the results letter, some hunters (if not the majority of hunters) who have their deer tested and then read that statement are...
Forum: Northeast
11-05-2019, 08:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 238
Posted By blksn8k

Been there done all that. As both a hunter and a...

Been there done all that. As both a hunter and a property owner within DMA 3 I am extremely concerned about the future of deer hunting in PA and this CYA statement does absolutely nothing to ease my...
Forum: Northeast
11-04-2019, 06:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 238
Posted By blksn8k

Cwd cya

The same day I shot a buck during early archery season here in PA I took the head to one of the Game Commission's deer parts collection boxes. If you hunt in a Disease Management Area you can drop...
Forum: Northeast
10-06-2019, 06:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 537
Posted By blksn8k

On the Sunday hunting vote, Senate Bill 147 would...

On the Sunday hunting vote, Senate Bill 147 would have only authorized Sunday hunting for three days during the 2019/2020 hunting season, one Sunday each during the deer firearms and archery seasons...
Forum: Northeast
10-06-2019, 08:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 537
Posted By blksn8k

PA Sunday hunting?

Where does this currently stand?

The latest news articles I read today were dated mid-Sept and basically stated that Senate Bill 147 was stalled in the state House. Apparently it ran into an issue...
Forum: Guns
07-13-2019, 08:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,431
Posted By blksn8k

I haven't bought the gun yet which is why I was...

I haven't bought the gun yet which is why I was looking for input but I did find this short video review.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oVsOm_5m1tQ

If I were planning to use it for something...
Forum: Guns
07-12-2019, 08:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,431
Posted By blksn8k

Can't be much worse than my old Mossberg 835....

Can't be much worse than my old Mossberg 835. I've also been using a Browning Gold 3 1/2 Stalker for the past several years on spring birds but I'm getting a little tired of lugging that thing...
Forum: Guns
07-10-2019, 06:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,431
Posted By blksn8k

Tristar Hunter Mag

Anyone have any experience with this 12 GA O/U? I'm interested in how this gun might perform on turkeys. It has 3.5" chambers, 26" barrels, Benelli style screw in chokes and a Mossy Oak Break-Up camo...
11-12-2018, 07:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 656
Posted By blksn8k

I did receive an email response from Primos along...

I did receive an email response from Primos along with an 800 number. Just got off the phone with their customer service after ordering two hub assemblies and two four-packs of rods all for the cost...
11-03-2018, 06:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 656
Posted By blksn8k

After a little more digging I found a customer...

After a little more digging I found a customer service request form for Primos on vistaoutdoor.com/brands/. I submitted a request to purchase a pair of hub and rod assemblies. We'll see where that...
11-03-2018, 05:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 656
Posted By blksn8k

Primos Double Bull Replacement Parts

I have a really old Double Bull blind from years before Primos took over. The fabric is still in decent condition but two of the hub assemblies need to be replaced. However, none of the websites that...
Forum: Gunsmithing
10-17-2018, 10:42 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 373
Posted By blksn8k

Since my original post I did some more research...

Since my original post I did some more research and found one video in particular on youtube where someone did something very similar and it looks like it is possible to re-use the original trigger...
Forum: Gunsmithing
10-17-2018, 06:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 373
Posted By blksn8k

Savage Trophy Hunter Stock Options

A few months ago I was looking for something in a 6.5 Creedmoor left-handed bolt and I found a Savage Model 11 Trophy Hunter in stock at a local sporting goods shop. The one thing that I am not...
Forum: Guns
09-29-2017, 06:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 707
Posted By blksn8k

6.5 Creed?

Does anyone make a left hand bolt in 6.5 Creedmoor?
Forum: Trail Cameras
10-10-2016, 11:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 672
Posted By blksn8k

These pics were taken at a community scrape this...

These pics were taken at a community scrape this morning. I have a stand just to the right of the scrape. Unfortunately, I was in another stand this morning but I did see this group of at least four...
Forum: Trail Cameras
08-07-2016, 07:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 672
Posted By blksn8k

Pics from 8/5/2016. I switched the backup...

Pics from 8/5/2016.

I switched the backup batteries from rechargeable to lithium this morning to see if that improves the quality of the nighttime photos. I suspect that the solar power runs low...
Forum: Trail Cameras
08-06-2016, 02:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 672
Posted By blksn8k

Pics from 8/1/2016.

Pics from 8/1/2016.
Forum: Trail Cameras
07-23-2016, 10:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,248
Posted By blksn8k

I bought a Spypoint Solar this year. So far I am...

I bought a Spypoint Solar this year. So far I am reasonably satisfied with the daytime photos but night photos are not as good. If the deer are moving the reflection from their eyes is distorted. I...
Forum: Trail Cameras
07-23-2016, 10:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 672
Posted By blksn8k

Two more...

Two more...
Forum: Trail Cameras
07-23-2016, 10:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 672
Posted By blksn8k

West Central PA

Looks like archery season could be interesting. These were taken on a Spypoint Solar. Clearfield County.
Forum: Guns
11-11-2015, 09:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 517
Posted By blksn8k

My guess is they saw their reflection in the...

My guess is they saw their reflection in the paint/glass. I probably should learn not to keep it so clean...
The truck was parked near the orchard the day that happened. I was turkey hunting and...
Forum: Guns
11-10-2015, 06:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 517
Posted By blksn8k

And here are some pics of the muddy mess a sow...

And here are some pics of the muddy mess a sow and older cub made on my Sport Trac about a week ago. I guess I was parked too close to "their" orchard. They also stole a set of antlers, knocked over...
Forum: Guns
11-10-2015, 06:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 517
Posted By blksn8k

Here are some pics of one of the targets taken...

Here are some pics of one of the targets taken earlier this year on a trail cam in my orchard.
Forum: Guns
11-10-2015, 05:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 517
Posted By blksn8k

Bear Medicine

I'm in the process of customizing my Remington 760 Gamemaster .30-.06 for the upcoming PA black bear season. So far I have swapped the wooden stock and forearm for synthetic pieces from an 870 pump...
Forum: Optics
09-25-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,447
Posted By blksn8k

Looks like you had a good day!

Looks like you had a good day!
Forum: Optics
09-14-2014, 07:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,447
Posted By blksn8k

Best Scope For 93R17?

I'm thinking about buying a Savage 93R17 BTVLSS and was wondering what a good choice would be for a scope. This is the stainless barrel and action version with the laminated thumbhole stock. It is...
Forum: Gunsmithing
02-16-2014, 06:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 672
Posted By blksn8k

Remington 760 Stock?

Can anyone identify this stock? It recently sold on eBay (item 380830809076). Is it a factory stock and if not who made it? Is it still available? Thanks.
...
Forum: Trail Cameras
08-21-2013, 06:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 672
Posted By blksn8k

West Central PA buck

Caught this with the infrared on my el cheapo Tasco.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MKT2tZWHe1U
Forum: Guns
07-15-2013, 05:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 15,860
Posted By blksn8k

Have you sold this gun yet? I have a Model 24F in...

Have you sold this gun yet? I have a Model 24F in .223/12GA and I love it. Makes an awesome turkey gun for the fall season in PA.
04-30-2013, 05:24 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,849
Posted By blksn8k

I was able to take a decent bird last Saturday in...

I was able to take a decent bird last Saturday in Pennsylvania. Although I currently live in Ohio I bought a nice property near my PA home town last year. It is 91 acres total with about 85 of those...
Forum: Crossbows
11-16-2012, 08:18 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,830
Posted By blksn8k

Hunting with the Scorpyd

I finally had some success this year with my Scorpyd RDT 125. This is the second year of hunting with this crossbow. I took a doe on 11/6/12 and an 8-point on 11/7/12.

While I believe this is one...
10-07-2012, 01:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,307
Posted By blksn8k

Little late to the thread but years ago I bought...

Little late to the thread but years ago I bought a left-hand Browning A-Bolt Stainless Stalker in .280 Rem. I am right handed but left eye dominant and had always wanted a .280 bolt action. Awesome...
Forum: Guns
10-07-2012, 10:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,922
Posted By blksn8k

From what I have read and based on my experiences...

From what I have read and based on my experiences with other Superformance loads (.223 Rem, .280 Rem) I do not believe they increase chamber pressures and they are advertised as such.
...
Forum: Guns
10-07-2012, 07:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,922
Posted By blksn8k

A co-worker has a Savage 99 in .300 Savage for...

A co-worker has a Savage 99 in .300 Savage for sale. I have not seen the gun yet nor do I know what year it was built or even what he wants for it. All I know is that it belonged to his late father....
Forum: Off Season
09-11-2012, 03:17 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,819
Posted By blksn8k

My daily driver gets me most places. ...

My daily driver gets me most places.

http://img222.imageshack.us/img222/3145/dsc01492r.jpg (http://imageshack.us/photo/my-images/222/dsc01492r.jpg/)



But this one gets me into the more...
Forum: Off Season
08-21-2012, 04:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 542
Posted By blksn8k

Part of the sales agreement was that the previous...

Part of the sales agreement was that the previous owners would have 90 days to move out. They were able to buy a house in SC the week after we closed which meant that they wouldn't need the full 90...
Forum: Off Season
08-19-2012, 03:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 542
Posted By blksn8k

One of the first things I plan to do is plant a...

One of the first things I plan to do is plant a food plot in part of the open field. I may try to have a pond added in the lower corner of the field where a small stream runs through. The last time...
Forum: Off Season
07-30-2012, 06:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 542
Posted By blksn8k

New Land

I recently was able to purchase the property in west central PA that I hunted on when I was a kid. The house that my parents owned back then is right next door to this property. One of my sisters and...
07-22-2012, 08:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 7,088
Posted By blksn8k

Question Aluminum Ladder Stands?

Does anyone make an aluminum ladder stand anymore? I have an old API stand that is only 12 ft high but it is very easy to carry and move compared to steel ladder stands. I have had this stand for...
Forum: Northeast
12-12-2009, 04:50 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 7,603
Posted By blksn8k

I suppose a few folks here still subscribe to the...

I suppose a few folks here still subscribe to the Game News? Unfortunately I was stupid enough to take a multi-year subscription and mine won't expire until Sept of 2011. I guess it's good for a few...
Forum: Northeast
12-12-2009, 09:55 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 7,603
Posted By blksn8k

Not trying to dig up old bones here but after...

Not trying to dig up old bones here but after doing a search on "pennsylvania" I ran across this thread. I thought it might be interesting to read and it certainly was. I have to say that I agree...
Forum: Crossbows
12-12-2009, 06:30 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 13,729
Posted By blksn8k

Any issues with shooting the RDT 125 LEFT handed?...

Any issues with shooting the RDT 125 LEFT handed? I shoot all my guns left handed as I am left-eye dominant even though I am right handed. I currently shoot a Mathews Switchback from the right but...
Forum: Guns
04-13-2008, 01:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,716
Posted By blksn8k

RE: REDFIELD IER 1X4 20mm scope

Would you consider $150? I have the same scope mounted on a Savage 24F Predator, .223/12GA. Works awesome for fall turkeys and coyotes in PA.
04-13-2008, 01:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 31,702
Posted By blksn8k

RE: Potter Co PA Log Cabin/Hunting Camp w/acreage

I grew up in western PA and now live in Ohio. For some stupid reason I still hunt mostly in PA, Clearfield county to be exact. No matter what the Game Commission tries to tell you, there are...
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