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    Based on the great information shared on this...

    Based on the great information shared on this thread, I am zeroing in on the Vortex Razor HD line.
    I think the 85mm version is bigger than what I need/want.

    For those with experience with the...
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    Thanks for all the good information coming. Very...

    Thanks for all the good information coming. Very helpful.

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    The KOWA spotter I took along last fall was a 20-60x60mm TS-611 model.
    I purchased this spotter ~10 years ago at Camp Perry and...
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    Spotting Scope Expectations

    I am trying to better understand what spotters actual abilities are and whether or not my expectations are realistic.

    I took a angled eyepiece KOWA spotter to Wyoming last fall and was not...
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    Any shotgunners out there?

    I am looking to put together a lightweight, short barreled, 20ga turkey, coyote, home defense type firearm.
    I was pretty set on a Remington 1100 with a 21 inch vent rib barrel, but just learned...
  5. Arizona & New Mexico Coues Draw - Looking for Info

    I am interested in rifle hunting for some trophy Coues deer in the USA. My understanding is New Mexico has no point system, but that Arizona has a bonus point system.

    Can someone direct me to...
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    Non Resident Kansas Mule Deer

    Any non residents out there that have hunted Kansas for mule deer? Looking for some basic info regarding how the draw/application process works and what types/areas of hunting are open to non...
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    Montana Mule Deer Hunt

    Buddy and I are tentatively planning a mule deer hunt for 2018. We are acquiring points in Wyoming, but I think its wise to investigate other oppurtunities as well. We are also considering Montana....
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    Thanks guys for all the great information. I...

    Thanks guys for all the great information.

    I think I am pretty well convinced to stick with my W70 action and the 284 Winchester cartridge.
    Espeically after reading this thread......
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    Yes, I am talking that 700+ range and yes, I...

    Yes, I am talking that 700+ range and yes, I would like to stay on somewhat of a budget.
    I will be supplying the components (action, barrel, stock) and I will probably mount the optics myself.
    All...
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    Right now the plan in not to skimp on components,...

    Right now the plan in not to skimp on components, and I don't want skimp on gunsmithing either.
    That said, I don't really want a total bill of $3000-$5000 either, otherwise I should have just...
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    Gunsmith Recommendations

    I have ideas for a custom long range hunting rifle ironed out and am looking for a quality gunsmith with reasonable rates. I was hoping members of the forum would have some good recommendations for...
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    2014 Antelope Hunt with 0 PP

    My hunting group used our prefernce points this year and successfully hunted unit 47. This was our first western hunt of any type and we had an absolute blast! So much so, that a couple of the...
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    2013 Antelope Leftover Licenses

    I just checked today and the units with remaining leftovers are 17, 19, 20, 22, 23, 29-2 and 102.
    I understand that most, if not all, areas with leftover licenses have difficult public access.
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  14. Ground Blind Orange During Rifle Season

    Heading out to Wyoming in a couple weeks for an antelope hunt.

    I have two members of my party that are older and dont want to spot and stalk the entire trip. They plan on sitting in a ground blind...
  15. How I interpret that comment is you only have to...

    How I interpret that comment is you only have to check your harvest if you happen upon a check station.
    You dont have to actively search out a check station to check your harvest?

    In Iowa, we are...
  16. Check Stations - How does this work?

    Being from Iowa and this being my first western hunting trip, I am curious how the check station thing works. Where are the check stations located? Are these fixed locations or a random mobile unit?...
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    I have been to the Georgetown look out spot along...

    I have been to the Georgetown look out spot along I-70 at least 3 times and have never seen a sheep there. I know there is a big herd there, but maybe my luck just stinks. Different times of the year...
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    This topic just frustrates the heck out of me. In...

    This topic just frustrates the heck out of me. In my opinion, there is no point in having 'public land' if there is no 'right of way' to access it.

    I understand laws are laws, but this makes it...
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    Removing epoxy from metal.

    Wondering if anybody knows how to remove an epoxy from a parkerized metal finish?

    Removed a Lyman 48 sight from a 1903 springfield last night and it appears to have an epoxy based 'pad'...
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    Cabelas Exclusive Savage 17HMR

    Anybody know if these are still being sold? Custom Savage 93R17 made exclusively for Cabelas.

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    I am wondering who made the scope rail. Anybody know?

    Been thinking of getting a standard...
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    Savage Long Range Hunter

    Who has one and what do you think of it? How do you like the stock with the Karstens cheekpiece?
    My opinion is that it looks cumbersome/bulky, but probably works very well. Agree, Yes/No?
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    Wyoming Units 43 & 46 HMAs

    I am researching 2nd choice units for the upcoming Wyoming antelope draw. I am looking at units 43 and 46, but understand most of these units is private land or patchwork layout.

    Both units have 2...
  23. Packs to carry Rifles w Target Scope Knobs

    I am possibly in the market for a new pack for western hunting. Coming from the midwest, we generally carry standard style back packs or day packs with just basic hunting tools, not full frame packs...
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    Mount Evans Bighorn Sheep

    I have been told there are populations of bighorn sheep and mountain goats on Mt Evans west of Denver. I will be traveling to the area the 3rd week of June, and was hoping to maybe see some sheep...
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    I come from the competitive highpower shooting...

    I come from the competitive highpower shooting realm, and a scope position similar to this is pretty common in the long range prone game. Stock is a Greybull with length of pull of about 13.5, so...
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