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Forum: Guns
11-08-2011, 06:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,282
Posted By Double Droptine

Recoil pad

I brought a 300 mag in a light weight rifle (Rem 700). What is the best recoil reducing shoulder pad? Any other tips for general shooting, non hunting.

I thought it best to have a shoulder pad...
Forum: Reloading
10-02-2011, 09:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,524
Posted By Double Droptine

The more I know about reloading the more I...

The more I know about reloading the more I realize I don't know about reloading. I am only a beginner and want to learn alot on the subject but will need to take it one small step at a time.

I...
Forum: Reloading
10-01-2011, 08:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,524
Posted By Double Droptine

Homers Brother, I know what a chronograph is...

Homers Brother,
I know what a chronograph is but don't really understand why that is so important. Are you saying I should try to achieve the same numbers listed in the reloading manuals? I was...
Forum: Reloading
09-30-2011, 05:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,524
Posted By Double Droptine

Best Reloading Manual

I am new to reloading and wanted to buy a manual. there are so many to choose from I don't know which one is best or doesn't it really matter.

I have a friend that has sevreral but which one...
Forum: Hunting Gear
09-06-2011, 08:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 438
Posted By Double Droptine

Kenetrek 400

I am considering buying a pair of Kenetrek 400 mountain extreme boots for an upcoming elk hunt in mid Oct in Wy. No way to predict the weather but I'm just trying to get a feel if these boots will...
Forum: Guns
07-25-2011, 06:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 556
Posted By Double Droptine

.270 Weatherby Mag Ultra Light Wanted

I am looking for a .270 Weatherby mag ultra light in a good used condition.

If you know of one for sale please give me a shout.

Your help is appreciated. Thank you!
Forum: Guns
07-25-2011, 06:29 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 519
Posted By Double Droptine

Thumbs up Wanted: .270 Weatherby mag, Ultra light

I am looking for a .270 Weatherby mag ultra light in a good used condition.

If you know of one for sale please give me a shout.

Your help is appreciated. Thank you!
01-23-2011, 06:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,421
Posted By Double Droptine

I use to have a pair and used them for hunting...

I use to have a pair and used them for hunting but would not recommend. Main use for ice fishing and not hunting. Sole of boot extremely slippery. They were also big and bulky.

They might be...
01-23-2011, 06:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,030
Posted By Double Droptine

horseride

I don't remember the names of the horses we rode but they were big and broad. The same our guide will have. I thought part of the problem was the size of these horses.

I thought also about...
01-23-2011, 05:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,030
Posted By Double Droptine

Horseback Riding

We will be doing a fair amount of horseback riding this fall on a one week elk hunt. Last year I went for a 4 hour horse ride (first time in 20 years) and I thought I was going to die. The inside...
01-23-2011, 05:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 948
Posted By Double Droptine

Spandex

I guess the real name on those shorts are "compression" shorts. I thought they were made of Spandex but can't swear to it. I thought they wicked moisture but not for sure.

I will also be riding...
Forum: Bowhunting
01-23-2011, 05:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,823
Posted By Double Droptine

camo on a ladder stand

Last year I got picked out very quickly by a nice buck while up in my ladder stand. The area I hunt there is very little cover so I don't have many options of stand placement. I was thinking about...
01-23-2011, 05:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 948
Posted By Double Droptine

Layering and Bathing

I will be doing a one week elk hunt that I can pack on 50 pounds on my horse. The weather in the mountains can vary from 20 to 60 but will probably be 30 to 45 degrees. Each day I will be doing...
Forum: Hunting Gear
06-25-2010, 09:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 336
Posted By Double Droptine

which shooting sticks

I want a pair of shooting sticks that I can fold up, fit in a back pack, and easily pull out and snap into position in a short hurry. I was thinking the tripod over the bipod but don't know. My...
Forum: Guns
06-25-2010, 09:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,264
Posted By Double Droptine

Wby Mark V Deluxe .270 mag for sale

Thinking about selling my Weatherby Mark V .270. It is in very very nice condition. 3 x 9 Weatherby scope. Used only one season. Serious inquiries only. $1200.:patriot:
05-20-2010, 08:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,948
Posted By Double Droptine

Ecco Boots

I was looking for a very good pair of hiking/hunting boots. I plan on hunting in the mountains. I've heard a lot of good things about the Ecco boots. I wanted a pair of boots that I could do a lot...
04-25-2010, 08:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,250
Posted By Double Droptine

This is the kind of things I suspected but didn't...

This is the kind of things I suspected but didn't know for sure. Thanks for the great advice!
04-24-2010, 08:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,250
Posted By Double Droptine

nikoplex

The nikoplex comes in a 3 x 12 or 4 x 16. If I'm reading you right you'd choose the 3 x 12, right? I have a 3 X 9 Burris. Maybe that is enough? Don't know as I've never shot at anything 300 yards...
Forum: Guns
04-24-2010, 07:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,723
Posted By Double Droptine

Tom, That was my original thought. After...

Tom,

That was my original thought. After dong so investigating it sounded like the McMillan stock was the way to go except they make one stock to fit ALL Weatherby mag rifles therefore it would...
Forum: Guns
04-24-2010, 06:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,723
Posted By Double Droptine

Gun Value

I do not know how to judge one nice looking wood stock over another. This gun's stock is not an exotic type wood but a very nice finish, in excellent condition. If I were to guess it is maybe a...
Forum: Guns
04-24-2010, 05:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,723
Posted By Double Droptine

Tom

I plan on keeping the brass as I am thinking about getting the .270 accumark. The gun is right handed and when comparing ballistics to the non Weatherby cartridges it will out perform most or be...
Forum: Hunting Gear
04-24-2010, 05:06 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 420
Posted By Double Droptine

What

For elk hunting I would like to know what kind of hunting boots you'd recommend that can meet this criteria.

1 Steep hills
2 Cold in the morning and there will probably be snow on the ground. ...
04-24-2010, 04:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,250
Posted By Double Droptine

Nikoplex scope input??

:fighting0007:I will be doing an upcoming elk hunt and was thinking about a new scope but didn't want to spend $500+ if I didn't have to. I was thinking about the Nikon Monarch in the Nikoplex and...
Forum: Guns
04-24-2010, 04:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,723
Posted By Double Droptine

Weatherby Mark V Deluxe value

Thinking about selling my .270 Weatherby Mark V Deluxe. It is in excellent shape, used very little. What would be a fair price?
Forum: Hunting Gear
03-12-2010, 05:39 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 454
Posted By Double Droptine

Knife

I am interested in buying a smaller clip folding pocket knife in a s30v steel for under $200. I was thinking the blade should be 3" or under. I would like it more like a gentleman's knife that I...
Forum: Reloading
03-07-2010, 04:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 614
Posted By Double Droptine

What accessories should I buy with this Hornady...

What accessories should I buy with this Hornady LNL? Any suggestions on what company to buy the progressive from?

I know a guy who "might" sell his Hornady LNL progressive. It is one year old. ...
Forum: Reloading
03-06-2010, 10:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 614
Posted By Double Droptine

Progressive reloader

I presently own a Rock Chucker and numerous dies but haven't used them in years. I was thinking about getting back into and this time buying a progressive reloader. I was interested in the Dillion...
Forum: Guns
01-26-2010, 06:32 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,712
Posted By Double Droptine

I would not take any shot at an elk, or any other...

I would not take any shot at an elk, or any other game, if I didn't feel comfortable in it being on the mark. The .280 is an excellent caliber but since my son enjoys using it I thought I upgrade...
Forum: Guns
01-25-2010, 08:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,712
Posted By Double Droptine

Question Weatherby too heavy?

I recently brought a .270 Weatherby mag deluxe. I love it except its heavy. Difficult for me to hold still while taking those standing shots. I thought about buying a shooting stick but wonder if I...
05-12-2009, 04:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,226
Posted By Double Droptine

NAME OF TREESTAND?

Some time ago I saw a treestand on tv that was set up different than any I've seen before. To set the stand up the person would climb the tree and attach this strap around the trunk of the tree and...
01-24-2009, 10:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,366
Posted By Double Droptine

Kimber Pro Covert II?

Considering the Kimber Pro Covert II in a 4" as a conceal carry. Thoughts?

Also interested in hearing from someone that has shot this gun and can compare to other 45s.

Thank you!
Forum: Bowhunting
01-19-2009, 08:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,663
Posted By Double Droptine

RE: Who's the blondbombshell?

The gal from Martin, Laura Francese, is not the one I was referring to. I was referring to the blond with the bowling balls. She looked like she knew what she was doing. I've seen the photos of here...
Forum: Bowhunting
01-18-2009, 10:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,663
Posted By Double Droptine

Who's the blondbombshell?

Last week a friend sent me 2 photos of this babe shooting her target bow. One photo she was shooting inside the other outside. Looks like she knows what's she is doing. Who's the blond bombshell? If...
01-18-2009, 09:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 9,124
Posted By Double Droptine

RE: .270 Weatherby for elk?

The 7 Mag I have was my dads that was willed to me. I've always used my synthetic .280 and have killed 2 elk with it. I haven't used my dad's 7 Mag because I didn't want to scratch it up and I forgot...
01-18-2009, 08:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 9,124
Posted By Double Droptine

.270 Weatherby for elk?

Would my .270 Weatherby be a good choice for elk or should I use something that can fling heavier lead? I also have a Rem 7mm Mag.

If it is ok to use the Weatherby what grain bullet would you...
01-18-2009, 08:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 567
Posted By Double Droptine

RE: Southen Iowa

I guess it is south of Bloomfield in Davis county on private land. That's all I know at this time. Any experience with this general area? Since I've never been down there I don't know if it is...
Forum: Midwest
01-12-2009, 10:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,260
Posted By Double Droptine

Prairie Dog around Presho

Anyone know if there is any prairie dog hunting around the Presho area? We have never been dog hunting and my son wants me to take him. Prefer not to pay to hunt?

Open to all suggestions.

...
01-12-2009, 10:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 567
Posted By Double Droptine

Southen Iowa

I have the opportunity to go to "southeastern" Iowa to bowhunt deer on a place we've never been. I know Iowa is one heck of a deer state but because of work, family and a dozen other things I want to...
01-01-2009, 09:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,392
Posted By Double Droptine

Shooting stick, good or bad

I picked up a nice Weatherby .70 this pastyear and used it fordeer hunting. I consider myself a decent shot but when recently confronted with a 200 yard standing shot I had a difficult time holding...
08-10-2008, 09:42 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,181
Posted By Double Droptine

Most durable arrow--which one

My son shoots the same bow (Mathews XT @29"; 60 to 70#), draw, weight, etc as I do so we are going to buy 2 dozens arrows for hunting mainly deer and an occasional elk. After talking to different...
Forum: Guns
07-08-2008, 02:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,908
Posted By Double Droptine

Super X2 vs. Super X3

This is more a less a continuation on an earlier post.

My son is thinking about buying a SX3. I spoke to a gun dealer who thinks the SX2 is just as good and can save a couple of hundred dollars...
Forum: Guns
07-07-2008, 05:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,964
Posted By Double Droptine

Winchester SX3

My son wants to buy a winchester Super X3 12 ga. in a 3 1/2 inch in the black or dark color. Selling price $1000. What are the pros and cons on this pricey gun? How about compared to the Browning...
Forum: Guns
07-07-2008, 09:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 645
Posted By Double Droptine

Weatherby .270

I was looking at buying a used Weatherby Mark V .270. It is in excellent shape and it has a Weatherby scopewith thegun. I estimate bothare about 20 years old.

How do I know which Mark V it is?...
03-09-2008, 08:29 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,865
Posted By Double Droptine

RE: The "Side arm vs Grizzly" thread got me thinking

The way I look at it there are only 3 options. 12 ga. pump shotgun, pepper sprayor nothing at all.

Based on what I've read the preferrable shot placement is a brain the size of a pop can. Factor...
02-03-2008, 12:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,305
Posted By Double Droptine

RE: Cabelas Alaskan Guide Binoculars

A couple of years ago I also needed a pair of binocs. I went to a big sporting goods and told them I wanted to look at some quality binocs but wanted to take them outdoors to try them. They said, "no...
02-03-2008, 11:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 924
Posted By Double Droptine

Clothes from frost to upper 50s

I was thinking about gettinga new pair of hunting pantsfor archery elk hunting that will work well when hunting from frost temperatures in early morning to upper 50sas the high temp later in the day....
01-29-2008, 07:59 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,650
Posted By Double Droptine

RE: Side arm vs. Grizzley

If Ireally thought there would be an enounter I'd carry my shotgun with slugs or 00 mag. on a sling. I know I could place a much better shot with the shotgun.

I will probably take a .44 mag and...
Forum: Wanted
01-24-2008, 05:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 644
Posted By Double Droptine

Backcountry bowhunting

I am looking for a nice used copy of "Backyard Bowhunting;" by Cameron Hanes.

If you have one that you'd sell at a reasonable price let me know. Thank you!
01-18-2008, 04:59 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,650
Posted By Double Droptine

RE: Side arm vs. Grizzley

Correction on last message. Bears have NOT been known to be overly agressive toward horses. They tend to leave them alone.
01-18-2008, 04:57 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,650
Posted By Double Droptine

RE: Side arm vs. Grizzley

I can't guarantee I won't run into a bear but I think the odds are in my favor. Chances are we shouldn't see one. Chances are if we do it will move away.

There will be 3 of us.Strength in...
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