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Forum: Off Season
10-22-2010, 10:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 331
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

Just saying Hi

Dang its been a long time since I last visited this place. I see a few familiar names and faces but a whole lot of new ones. Anyway life has changed for me since hanging out here, but its been good....
Forum: Bowhunting
05-24-2009, 03:04 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 5,302
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: Who takes this shot on an Elk

Not sure if i understand you fully or not so I will just say this. I understand that a lot of folks drink and drive even thou its fully agaist the laws, but if a lot of people do itdoes that make it...
Forum: Wanted
05-21-2009, 09:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 679
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: Anyone do graphic design?

My sister in law is almost graduated and looking people to need just what your asking for. If you so wish I could give her a call and put the two of you in contact.
Forum: Bowhunting
05-21-2009, 09:10 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 5,302
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: Who takes this shot on an Elk

On a foam 3-d target, you bet any day of the year. But on a real hunt with a live elk, only a idiot would take such a shot. I have go into a lot of arguments with this subject both in person and on...
Forum: Bowhunting
04-03-2009, 08:49 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 8,171
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: Is my arrow really heavy?

Wow, will all due respect I have to disagree, sure elk are huge but not that huge, an average mature bull weighs in between 650 to 850 pounds. The vital area (broadside dubble lung, or...
Forum: Bowhunting
04-02-2009, 05:13 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 8,171
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: Is my arrow really heavy?

Wouldn't matter to me whether it's a trophy or not. If I want to kill it and the shot is one I'm confident in I'll take it. Cow, Bull, Raghorn, whatever.

I passed a 170 class Whitetail year...
Forum: Bowhunting
04-02-2009, 04:31 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 8,171
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: Is my arrow really heavy?

Also I hate to bring this up, but you are the type of hunter that I warn my studends aboutduring archey ed class. Meaning that you were quick to bring up that it was a 300 plus 6 point bull. Like...
Forum: Bowhunting
04-02-2009, 04:24 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 8,171
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: Is my arrow really heavy?

No I have never hunted elk in the dessert but here in south Idaho we do have high dessert areas such as the snake river valley where I live. And with that said I have hunted antelope and have seen...
Forum: Bowhunting
04-02-2009, 03:45 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,607
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: I lost my future hunting buddy this weekend

I just second all that has been said, and know you and your family have prayers sent your way.
Forum: Bowhunting
04-02-2009, 03:35 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 8,171
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: Is my arrow really heavy?

Heavy arrow or light I would suggest that you work on your stalking skills and or calling skills, sure elk are a big target but 84 yards is stupid IMO. Yes you and I and most otherarchers can learn...
Forum: Bowhunting
04-01-2009, 08:51 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 10,256
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: Weirdest thing you've had happen to you in the woods?

Got lifeflighted off a mountainduringa late season elk hunt. Long story and oneI will remember forever but would choose to forget if I had my way. Anyway it was a close call and I hope it never...
Forum: Bowhunting
04-01-2009, 08:46 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 8,171
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: Is my arrow really heavy?

meanv, on antelope I can understand, but with muleys thats another story, sure they are noelk but they are not small lightweight and thin skined like a antelope or whitetails either. I too shoot on...
03-24-2009, 11:27 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,233
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

Left hand Switchback XT with new rangfinder!

Fully loaded Mathews Switchback XT left handed 30 inch draw length, 70 lbs.
I have owned this bow for two years now but it has been in storage, it has been shot less than 100 times. Its still in...
Forum: Reloading
03-05-2009, 12:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,872
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: .460 Smith&Wesson Loads?

I believe you about your ear damage, my.454 Ranging Bull was bad enough that I never shot it without some form ofhearing protection. In a emergency sureI would but then and only then, which I hope...
Forum: Reloading
03-04-2009, 11:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,872
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: .460 Smith&Wesson Loads?

Hey buddy how is going. Good to hear from you. Still shooting that Browning Gold of my brother in law's?

Anyway thanks for your input, I don't think I am going with a scope. Itried that route...
Forum: Reloading
03-04-2009, 09:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,872
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

.460 Smith&Wesson Loads?

This past week I traded in my Taurs Ranging Bull 454 Casull and some archery gear/bow for a brand new .460 Smith&Wesson XVR 8 3/8" barrel along with new dies and 100 rounds of .460 brass. I had the...
03-04-2009, 09:10 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 76,159
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: DO NOT HUNT WITH SAGE MOUNTAIN OUTFITTERS

I don'tcome here orpost much anymore as I am a full time student in school and working full time as well. Anyway I was taking a break when I came accross this post. And Ijust couldn't let this one...
02-02-2009, 12:10 AM
Forum: Bowhunting
06-21-2008, 11:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 648
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: This Sucks!!!!!!!!!!

David I would love to shoot but our range is upstairs, and the shop is downstairs, I couldn't tell if a customer came in unless they wandered up strairs and found me. We do have a litte10 footrange...
Forum: Bowhunting
06-21-2008, 12:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 648
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

This Sucks!!!!!!!!!!

I am sitting here at work at my part time job here at Archery Idaho and it is so slow. I have had one and only one customer. Surehe did buy a used fully set up Hoyt but I didn't have to do anything...
Forum: Bowhunting
06-01-2008, 11:55 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,289
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: Is there an argument for banning carbons for hunting?

I beg to differ on that, if you go to Vegas at the indoor shoot you will mostly find pure aluminum arrows being shot. Aluminum is great because it is the same from arrow to arrow in weight and spine,...
Forum: Bowhunting
06-01-2008, 04:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,343
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: thinking of swaping bows around, advise please...

Well that seems likea great trade for your dad, but I don't know about you. How old is your rifle how good of shape is it in, and which modle 70 is it? Is it oneof the Classics with the controled...
Forum: Bowhunting
06-01-2008, 02:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,242
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: For the love of...

Wow sounds like someone has their panties in a wad,dang you need to just take a deep breath, find your woman and ask for some good lovin. Toget in a argument over this isstupid IMO.Hoyt makes one...
Forum: Bowhunting
06-01-2008, 02:22 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,289
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: Is there an argument for banning carbons for hunting?

X2, Last time I checked aluminums are quite a bit more heavy than carbons. On the KE chart, a heavy arrow will beat out pure speed all the time. What I like is to have both a heavy arrow moving...
Forum: Bowhunting
05-18-2008, 09:32 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,215
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: got the call

Sorry for you loss, I knowlife is hard and it moves on butI do believe we will be with our loved ones in the end. Don't know what else to say beyond that. You will be in our prayers.
Forum: Bowhunting
05-18-2008, 09:29 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,254
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: The Nuges song "Fred Bear"

Hey guys don't fight about it, heck everyone has the right to like or dislike what songs and artists they choose.I happen to love AC/DC but yet I have friends who hate them andcall them GayC/BC. Why...
Forum: Bowhunting
05-13-2008, 10:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 689
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: Morgan's Story

Great pics Troy thanks for sharing, I need to give you a call and ask a few questions about the program. Our high school kids do come and shoot archery at our shop in the Lifetime sports PE class....
Forum: Bowhunting
05-12-2008, 11:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 689
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

Morgan's Story

I had this posted in the off season but I think it would be a better fit for here sense its a story aobut archery.
This is a cool story, in addition to fighting breast cancer it shows the...
Forum: Bowhunting
05-05-2008, 07:51 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 12,449
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: What Should I do, Caught DNR Stealing My Stuff???

I agree, but when talkng to the police I would drop a hit you are going to the news both local TV and paper next. That will let them know how serious you are. Then I would follow through with it and...
Forum: Bowhunting
04-24-2008, 11:33 AM
Forum: Bowhunting
04-24-2008, 11:31 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,072
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: Why do some guys like Slow bows?

X2,

IMO a speed bow has to be spitting it out faster than 330 f/s IBO. I myself don't worry about speed but then again I canshoot/own a bow anyware between30 to 31 inch of draw depending upon...
Forum: Bowhunting
04-21-2008, 08:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,553
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: Bowcase for Matthews Drenalin / Parrallel Limbs?

I have a Doskol Pro 44 and it works great, I have a soft Mathews case too made by Blacks Creek Gear Guide, and its OK but it doesn't give protection likea hard case does. If I wanted a rock solid...
Forum: Bowhunting
04-21-2008, 08:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,379
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: My new Marquis (pics)

Congrats, on you bow, I have a good friend who has shot one for a couple of months now and he only has good to report. They seem like a awesome bow.
Forum: Bowhunting
04-21-2008, 08:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,808
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: Hoyt Katera XL

That may be true, but the sales numbers are up. So from a company point of view why not be in the same price range as Mathews? After all, the high price of Mathews doesn't hurt theirsales on bit, so...
Forum: Bowhunting
04-21-2008, 08:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,808
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: Hoyt Katera XL

We sell the Katera for $809 and the Katera XL for $859.
From what I have seen here in the west we are right on as far as prices go. I have seen some shops a bit less and a bit more.
Forum: Bowhunting
04-20-2008, 10:09 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,044
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: Bought a DXT.

Congrats on you purchase its a good bow. I would be a dream to pack around in the mountains here in the west. For a guy like me with a 30 to 31 inch draw lenght, the ATA is just too short and it has...
Forum: Bowhunting
04-20-2008, 09:47 AM
Forum: Bowhunting
04-20-2008, 01:24 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,615
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: How often do you get a new bow?

I have bowhunted for the pasttwenty years. In those twenty years I didn't bow hunt three of them, two I was on my mission for my church. And the thrid was the year my son was born and we were...
Forum: Bowhunting
04-19-2008, 01:22 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,713
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: Hunting Injuries

Well maybe I have just had bad luck, or maybe I have just spent a lot of time in the woods. But I had a form of a Heart Attack last fall that required being lifeflighted. I have been in two car...
04-19-2008, 12:35 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,159
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: In Your Eyes The Perfect Elk Gun

Another vote for the .300 Remington Ultra Mag!
Forum: Bowhunting
04-16-2008, 09:02 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 471
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

MOVED: DEADLIST CATCH Who here would dare to be a deck hand?

Off Season: http://www.huntingnet.com/forum/fb.aspx?m=2768708
Forum: Guns
04-16-2008, 01:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,241
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: Help me spend some money! I'm buying a 3.5" auto loader. WHICH ONE?

I really like my Browning Gold 10 Gauge, but for this poll, I choose the Benelli SBII.
04-16-2008, 01:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,394
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: hells canyon muley sheds

Nice sheds were you floating the snake? Or just hiking around at the bottom?
Forum: Bowhunting
04-16-2008, 12:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 892
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: Have you seen this bow before?

I have seen one at a ISE show but I have yet to be able to shoot it. I think they kind of look cool, but have no idea how they shoot.
Forum: Bowhunting
04-16-2008, 12:33 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,369
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: Hunting and Women

It all depends upon what you care about most, if you want your relationship to continue with her I would go on vacation. And then as other have said you will have the entire rest of the seaon to...
04-16-2008, 12:11 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 23,708
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: 6mm Remington and elk

I just got one question. If a bull of a lifetime walks out at 250 yards plus yards, or the bull is at a wrong anglewould you be willing to pass or would you try to take a shot? If you could...
04-15-2008, 10:19 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,355
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: Im glad I dont shoot a Mathews!

Idaho Elk Huntr, Just courious what bow do you shoot?

I don't have any sound on this computer so maybe it is funnier watching it with sound? As it is withoutsound just watching it...
Forum: Bowhunting
04-14-2008, 11:10 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 8,022
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

RE: Lets see your pride and joys.

This pic is a year old now, but its still one of my favorites with my kids.

http://www.huntingnet.com/forum/upfiles/63377/F531D0E2066247868FBF14AA3792C3AF.jpg
Forum: Test Posts
04-13-2008, 06:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 518
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

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Forum: Test Posts
04-13-2008, 06:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 518
Posted By idahoelkinstructor

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