| Outdoor Board|| re: 45-70 - ReelFun on 12/6/13 at 2:39 pm|
I have a 45-70 buffalo classic that I got 7 years ago. I got a TC Encore Pro hunter in 35 whelen 4 years ago. I haven't hunted with the 45-70 in 4 years. I sometimes hunt with the TC instead of my 7mag.
the 45-70 does kick like mule. ballistics on it are not near what the 35 is. there not even ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Crabbing in the rain - ReelFun on 12/4/13 at 12:30 pm|
I hear you can dance in the rain. ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: In addition to a basic hunting license.......(UPDATE! GOT MY 1ST DEER) - ReelFun on 12/2/13 at 8:54 am|
that will get your blood pumping! congrats! :cheers:...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Got my first rack buck over thanksgiving - ReelFun on 12/2/13 at 8:51 am|
congratulations on the first buck and the makings of a fine season. :cheers:...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Places to duck hunt near BR without a boat - ReelFun on 11/27/13 at 1:39 pm|
good luck with all that. ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: WPT 11/27-12/1 Long Thanksgiving Weekend--It's the stuff of OB dreams - ReelFun on 11/27/13 at 10:09 am|
Working today then heading up to the Ponderosa. The wife and 2 youngest sons will be up there before me.
If I can leave work a little early might make an evening hunt. then fry some fish.
Thanksgiving: deer hunt, eat like crazy. scout for ducks. then deer hunt.
Friday: ducks in the am, deer in ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Countdown To First Pitch (68 days); with Pre-Turf Pic and NOLA.com Fall Roundup - ReelFun on 11/27/13 at 9:29 am|
Fall practice ended this morning with the Omaha challenge. I heard it was grueling! :bow:...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Duck calling question - ReelFun on 11/26/13 at 2:53 pm|
seems like some people gotta and some don't. I don't. I have been blowing a duck call for years and on a scale from 1 to 10 I might be a 3. I can't carry a tune in a bucket either.
some very good duck callers have tried to teach me and still I am not very good. If the ducks want to be where ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Anyone heard of 'Been There Hunting Lodge' in Welsh? - ReelFun on 11/26/13 at 1:43 pm|
if it is rice fields you want to be there today. when it rains skip work. blue bird, fish or golf if all you have is rice fields. That's how it was when I lived in Gueydan. ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Whats your fish fileting techniques? specifically specks - ReelFun on 11/26/13 at 9:15 am|
[quote]Specks - electric knife:
- Hold by the head, anal fins up
- Cut the belly from the a-hole to the gills
- Turn on one side, cut from the head to the tail
- Flip the slab then cut the fillet off the skin while the skin is still attached to the tail/carcass
- Turn over, repeat the last 2 ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Need a saltwater baitcaster rec - ReelFun on 11/21/13 at 7:47 pm|
[quote]I still have a few Calcuttas sitting in the top of my toolbox.[/quote]
Meaux, you want to sell those calcuttas?...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Countdown To First Pitch (68 days); with Pre-Turf Pic and NOLA.com Fall Roundup - ReelFun on 11/20/13 at 8:01 pm|
| Tiger Rant|| re: Countdown To First Pitch (68 days); with Pre-Turf Pic and NOLA.com Fall Roundup - ReelFun on 11/15/13 at 1:26 pm|
Don't even get me started on this bull shite.
[quote]Yeah it's absolutely ludicrous[/quote]
| Outdoor Board|| re: Another present thread - ReelFun on 11/14/13 at 11:04 am|
[quote]Thermacell refills. Can't have enough.[/quote]
| Outdoor Board|| re: Hunting Club Fines - ReelFun on 11/14/13 at 10:19 am|
we have two work days and it is over two consecutive weekends. and it is man days so if you bring your teenage sons with you you are done after one day. the fine used to be $100 and a lot of people would just pay the fine and not come work. 2 years ago it was raised to $200. most people make the...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Successful Whitetail Bow Hunters, let me pick your brain. - ReelFun on 11/12/13 at 2:51 pm|
[quote]Being still has been my biggest issue thus far.[/quote]
Don't try to be still for 3 hours. try to be still for 15 minutes. the whole 15 minutes be scanning with your eyes and moving your head very slowly. after 15 minutes you can move a bit. start again, soon you will be waiting 30 minute...
| Outdoor Board|| re: I heated my Kydex last night - ReelFun on 11/12/13 at 2:27 pm|
the back doesn't matter really. on a lot of kydex sheaths and holsters a plate will be put over the foam so it will be flat anyway. the pinch point on that holster is on the trigger guard.
If the holster is tight enough for you, then all you need to do is tighten up the area that spans across t...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Successful Whitetail Bow Hunters, let me pick your brain. - ReelFun on 11/12/13 at 2:03 pm|
I've got a few on the wall but none with a bow so I really am not the best to answer..........
Mature bucks in area
He can't know you are there
You and he have to be about 40 yards or less apart
you have to be able to draw without him seeing you.
most all of your list falls into 4 items ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: I heated my Kydex last night - ReelFun on 11/12/13 at 1:49 pm|
broke, put up a picture of your holster and I can give you better advice on how to remedy it. And what are you trying to accomplish, no wiggle or just a tighter release?...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Smokepole Smoked!! - ReelFun on 11/11/13 at 10:43 am|
:cheers: congratulations on a fine buck!...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Anyone ever fish with Theophile Bourgeois? - ReelFun on 11/7/13 at 3:45 pm|
[quote]I want to take his sea plane trip out tintype islands bad.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Super Typhoon Haiyan, one of strongest storms ever, heads for Philippines - ReelFun on 11/7/13 at 3:35 pm|
[quote]Being that the Philippines are nothing but small islands, they better start trying to get to high ground. Storm surges are going to be disastrous
50' wave height, higher than that when they come ashore. they better get high and behind them and hope they are not where a mud slide ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: No good option for a warthog - ReelFun on 11/7/13 at 3:02 pm|
the hyenias are like :wtf: ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Super Typhoon Haiyan, one of strongest storms ever, heads for Philippines - ReelFun on 11/7/13 at 2:35 pm|
here is a pretty good link for Haiyan. [link=(http://crownweather.com/index.php/active-storms/haiyan/)]LINK[/link]...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Upgrading trolling motor. Size suggestion - ReelFun on 11/6/13 at 11:32 am|
[quote]I respectfully disagree. You have an additional batter to maintain and go bad every six months if you're like me! I swear I've been through 8 batteries in the past 1.5 years. If I had another battery, that would add another 33% chance of battery failure. Eff that.[/quote]
36 volts is super...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Squirrel Killing - Benjamin Pump Question: Targeting - ReelFun on 11/6/13 at 11:26 am|
take scope off. get pointed or round top pellets. pump 8 times and start killing. we took out 4 the other day. head or shoulder shot should knock them out the tree. ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: privet removal help - ReelFun on 11/6/13 at 9:05 am|
[quote]i tried that: 2 oz 2,4,D and 3 oz roundup/gal. only killed the grass around it.
never seen deer browse it. they do like to make rubs along the edges.[/quote]
they definitely browse it. find some of the young shoots and look at the ends. If there are deer in the area it will be hit. al...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Upgrading trolling motor. Size suggestion - ReelFun on 11/6/13 at 8:58 am|
bigger is better is always the case with trolling motors. Had a a MG 106 on 21 baypro and never thought it was too little. now it is on the 23V Kenner and I wish it was bigger. ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Kenner Bay Boats - ReelFun on 11/5/13 at 3:47 pm|
Blazer bay bought the 23V mold. they are making it and it is a damn fine boat. that hull is one of the best at being a fairly shallow draft boat, I did have to get pulled out of some mud weekend before last, and one that can handle some rough water. ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Kenner Bay Boats - ReelFun on 11/5/13 at 2:44 pm|
I have a Kenner 23V. I removed the carpet and gelcoated the decks and floor. It is a fishing machine. saving up to put a new motor on it in a year or two. ...