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Long Shot Story

Old 05-11-2005, 03:22 PM
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Alright guys I finaly got one. I have called in a lot of beards for people in the past, but I finally got one. It was not huge. It was 18#'s, 9.25" beard, and 7/8" spurs, but I got him nonethenless. It was almost 2:00 in the afternoon and I got one to answer me while stalking through one of my spots. I stood next to a tree and got him to come in, but he hung up on me, so I peeked around the tree and zapped him with teh range finder. It was 57 yards, so I set the pin on my bow and drew back, stepped out from the behind the tree, and touched off the arrow. It went right through the heart and lungs and skipped across the ground about 10 yards past it. The Turkey dropped after about 15 yards.

Add one for team 5

57 yard bow kill.

Go Bowtech!!!!!!
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Old 05-11-2005, 07:08 PM
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Congrats sounds like a nice shot!
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Old 05-11-2005, 09:34 PM
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WOW!! fantastic shot!!
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Old 05-12-2005, 08:04 AM
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nice shot!!!!!!!
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Old 05-12-2005, 12:45 PM
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Wow!! Long shot! That is amazing!!
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Old 05-12-2005, 02:46 PM
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great job that's an amazing bow shot on a turkey. that's even a pretty good distance for a shot gun.
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Old 05-13-2005, 05:30 AM
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you got more balls than i got, i wouldnt take that shot with a shotgun, let alone a BOW........congrats on a good shgot and a good bird.....
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Old 05-14-2005, 08:47 AM
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Congrats on a nice bird and an awesome shot!!
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Old 05-14-2005, 10:47 AM
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I think any time you bag one with a bow you've done something to brag about. I couldn't hit the ground with a bow and arrow. Good deal man.
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Old 05-14-2005, 12:35 PM
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. I couldn't hit the ground with a bow and arrow.

lol same here. anyone who can hit a deer, let alone a turkey at 57yds, is amazing. like it was said before, you got more balls than i do. i wouldnt even do that with a shotgun.
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