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03-03-2019, 08:22 PM
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Posted By springspur

Gonna miss the contest, my team even won once!...

Gonna miss the contest, my team even won once! Thanks to all the past Captains and Moderators for all their hard work. And to all my fellow turkey hunting fanatics...may your gun go boom and not...
02-27-2019, 04:23 PM
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Posted By springspur

I would participate, in years past I enjoyed it.

I would participate, in years past I enjoyed it.
05-14-2018, 04:57 PM
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Posted By springspur

contest

Yeah, agree with the cautious guys, we have a slim lead and could more birds. Firelit must have personal stuff going on.
05-12-2018, 09:20 AM
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Posted By springspur

Strut&rut and Capt Kelly

Congratulations on the birds, the scoreboard is looking good, Capt Kelly...guess you solved the ammo problem.
04-30-2018, 09:41 AM
Replies: 277
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Posted By springspur

misfire

Might be a gun issue, doesn't look like a very good primer strike, get a box of the cheap dove loads, eyeball how the primers are seated in them and run some through your gun. If you get the same...
04-29-2018, 09:57 AM
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Posted By springspur

jake decoy

I only use 1 jake decoy, I use a real jake fan on it, It started out as Tom decoy, I cut the beard to 4'', trimmed the tail feathers shorter & shortened the stake about 1 1/2'', so it looks like a...
04-25-2018, 04:47 PM
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Posted By springspur

setup

I switched to a Beretta A300 NWTF edition because I won it last year, Jebs headhunter .655 choke, Vortex venom red dot, and a accu riser comb riser kit for a good cheek weld. And off subject, is it...
04-25-2018, 04:36 PM
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Posted By springspur

#5's

I use the 1 7/8 oz load and use a Jebs headhunter .655 choke, it throws awesome patterns
04-25-2018, 10:19 AM
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Posted By springspur

optics

Yeah I've got optics on both of my turkey guns. The 870 has a 2.5 scope & Beretta A300 has a red dot.
04-25-2018, 08:50 AM
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Posted By springspur

distance

Yeah, 40-45 yards, I use Winchester Longbeard XR loads and a Jebs .655 headhunter choke. I'm very picky about sighting in because it shoots such tight patterns and if the sights are off it will be a...
04-24-2018, 04:19 PM
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Posted By springspur

DTC good job! again.

Nice.
I believe most of the hens started sitting on nests last week, birds very active.
04-23-2018, 06:24 PM
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Posted By springspur

Saturday Hunt

Reservation for the Saturday hunt at Poinsette Electronic Combat Range Shaw AFB, S.C. I drew South 3, my favorite unit. Got to the Long field and set up my decoy spread. Heard the first gobble at 655...
04-23-2018, 05:56 PM
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Posted By springspur

Thursday hunt

Had a late start & winds were gusting to about 20 mph, figured calling wasn't going to be too effective so got on a treeline and set up a hen decoy between the treeline & a winter wheat field. Had a...
04-22-2018, 03:22 PM
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Posted By springspur

Kellyguinn

So no props for me!
04-22-2018, 02:28 PM
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Posted By springspur

Nice bird DTC

That's a nice fat gobbler, they are are a little lighter in S.C. I personally haven't seen one over 20 pounds. Keep knockin' them in the head Rejects!
04-21-2018, 10:34 AM
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Posted By springspur

tagged out

Been a busy week, killed 2 big jakes Thursday...they were gobbbling and coming through the winter wheat so couldn't judge the beards & killed a nice longbeard this morning. Pictures & story to...
04-17-2018, 04:58 PM
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Posted By springspur

Sightings

I've seen more birds in the last 4 days than I have in the last 4 weeks, I think the hens are finally on their nests.
04-14-2018, 11:35 AM
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Posted By springspur

No joy

No luck at the bombing range this morning. Out of 4 hunters 2 killed. These were the smallest gobblers I've ever seen, both were 2 year old birds with 7/8'' spurs and weighed approx 14 pounds apiece.
04-11-2018, 03:01 PM
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Posted By springspur

Zim da Man

Zim, congrats to you, no joy for me so far, I've got reservations to hunt the bombing range Saturday...I've had good luck there in the past.
03-24-2018, 06:03 PM
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Posted By springspur

busted again

things were looking good this morning till the bobcat came in on my spread, & got busted by a hen. And noted that my new gun didn't need the factory spacer on the buttstock. I did have 3 birds...
03-16-2018, 03:41 PM
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Posted By springspur

nice gun

Looks good, who makes the stock?
03-13-2018, 05:54 PM
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Posted By springspur

tags

And the best news of all...my turkey tags showed up in the mail today!!!!
03-13-2018, 05:53 PM
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Posted By springspur

Bible Man

That is luck, the Beretta came with truglo sights which patterned about 18 inches low at 25, and it also came with a truglo choke that threw a modified pattern. Think I've got both the turkey guns...
03-10-2018, 04:23 PM
Replies: 277
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Posted By springspur

red dot

Got the Beretta dialed in with the Vortex Venom red dot, strange that it doesn't have click adj. for wind. & ele. Had to put a cheek riser on it as the mount was quite high, now have a good cheek...
03-07-2018, 11:56 AM
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Posted By springspur

Capt. Kellyguinn

Are you our fearless leader again this year? You have my vote.
03-07-2018, 11:51 AM
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Posted By springspur

Tags

Every year SCDNR sends me my tags. Last night I realized that the season opens in 14 days & I don't have my tags yet! Semi-frantic call to DNR and now they are on the way.
03-06-2018, 03:18 PM
Replies: 277
Views: 8,597
Posted By springspur

Early bird

My season starts 20 March, so I guess I need to get on the board early. Having problems with a pinched nerve in my back & just talked to my HVAC guy & need new system for the south end of my house so...
03-02-2018, 06:57 PM
Replies: 277
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Posted By springspur

turkey sniper 2.0

New turkey gun all set up, just need to sight it in, anyone have experience with the Vortex Venom red dot?
02-23-2018, 08:11 AM
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Posted By springspur

recruits

Let's talk to our fellow hunters & get them to sign up, I read on the turkey contest page that they want to break up the band & have smaller teams.
02-23-2018, 08:04 AM
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Views: 8,597
Posted By springspur

Nice score

Good find on the white tail print, I picked up a NWTF life sized cardinal statue at Goodwill, it's perched on a small log with a turkey tail feather across the log...I'm going to tell people that I...
02-22-2018, 07:04 PM
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Posted By springspur

Pic

Had a VA appt this morning & had some time to kill before watching my Granddaughter so stopped by the Salvation Army & scored a NWTF print by Jim Kasper dated 1992. In a matted frame with the NWTF...
02-19-2018, 08:44 PM
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Posted By springspur

sights

I've got a Cabela's 2.5X on my 870. Won a Beretta A300 NWTF special & mounted a Vortex Venom on it...still need to dial in the A300 so I dont know how well I'll like it. Hope my old eyes can handle...
02-12-2018, 04:24 PM
Replies: 277
Views: 8,597
Posted By springspur

Getting antsy.

March 20th needs to hurry up, Glad to be back with The Rejects, good luck to all.
02-10-2018, 06:22 PM
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Views: 2,520
Posted By springspur

I'm ready

Getting ready, if I'm already on The Rejects team I'll take it. Great bunch of Guys & get to break in my new Beretta A300 NWTF shotgun. Just need to dial in the Vortex Venom reflex sight & put the...
Forum: Technical
08-28-2017, 09:32 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 177
Posted By springspur

Oneida LH for bowfishing

Looking for a Oneida LH 35-45 LB 31'' draw for bowfishing...any suggestions?
08-08-2017, 06:08 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 11,113
Posted By springspur

2018 rejects

Will we be defending next year?
08-02-2017, 07:02 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 11,113
Posted By springspur

Kellyguinn

Getting too long! looks like you have Apex Predator problems!
07-23-2017, 04:26 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 11,113
Posted By springspur

Hey Capt Kellyguinn

Guess it's time to update the user id spot to add 2017 turkey hunting contest champs, I'll get my son to do mine for me.
07-11-2017, 10:08 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 11,113
Posted By springspur

new gun

Sounds like a nice rig, not trying to top you but will be fielding a new turkey sniper myself. Won a Beretta A300 NWTF edition at the Palmetto Sportsmans classic. Added a beartooth stock riser,...
06-19-2017, 09:51 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 11,113
Posted By springspur

Great Job

Congrats to all, ans special thanks to our Captain. I'll be back next year, let's bust some more long beards!
05-21-2017, 07:11 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 11,113
Posted By springspur

A pleasure

Guys
Had a great season, and being on a Team like the Rejects made it sweeter. Ended the season with a tag in my vest but 2 longbeards in the freezer. Not a big deal, the sanity and serenity I get...
05-13-2017, 07:22 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 11,113
Posted By springspur

congrats firelt72

Nice bird, how many tags do you have left?
05-05-2017, 07:53 PM
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Posted By springspur

2 out of 3 ain't bad

My season is over, tried hard to fill my 3rd tag but no joy, keep knocking them down and I'll check often to see how my fellow Rejects are doing.
Dan
05-04-2017, 06:00 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 11,113
Posted By springspur

Congrats Bocajnala

Sounded like an awesome hunt, any bird you call in yourself is a trophy. I learned the hard way to get the gun ready for a followup shot. Sometimes they get up and start running and if you left your...
04-29-2017, 11:58 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 11,113
Posted By springspur

Attn Zim

found a really nice Zim under cabinet jar opener at a thrift store, if that's your real name, or nickname I think you need it, new old stock still in the box.
04-29-2017, 11:54 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 11,113
Posted By springspur

Nice birds

Awesome birds guys, it's been very slow the places I hunt. I haven't heard a gobble the last 4 times I've been out. I was hunting the Shaw Air Force Base bombing range and did hear a hen yelping, she...
04-26-2017, 12:41 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 11,113
Posted By springspur

Rough going

It seems that all the gobbling has shut down for the moment, hope they will get their second wind. Hope all have luck this weekend, some states have very complicated seasons. In South Carolina we get...
04-25-2017, 03:21 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 11,113
Posted By springspur

Good job Man of the Fall.

Nice bird, some details of the hunt would be cool. And Zim, take it easy, don't drive tired it will get ya.
04-24-2017, 06:48 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 11,113
Posted By springspur

Bird # 2

Friday morning gobbler, I was late and didn't get out to my club land till 11am. I got my decoys up and set up in the treeline. High winds so started with the box call and another set of yelps about...
04-24-2017, 05:29 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 11,113
Posted By springspur

Congrats to Zim and KellyGuinn

Good job guys, Wondering how the scoring will end up.
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