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    Grizz, congratulations on your latest hunt. I did...

    Grizz, congratulations on your latest hunt. I did in fact purchase the Weatherby Mark V Range Certified 7mm mag. I almost went with the same setup as I KEEP IT COLD has, but chickened out at the last...
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    FORD#1 headed to the BIG SKY!

    After not drawing a Wyoming tag for units 73 and 83 (Mule Deer), and then finding a OTC Nebraska hunt to be undesirable at this time, we decided to purchase a leftover Montana tag. It appears that...
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    From the results I have received, Its apparent...

    From the results I have received, Its apparent that Nebraska Mule Deer hunting is on the downside. I am looking at other options at this time, but I do appreciate the 4 responses that I received. The...
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    graybird, after some research I just ordered the...

    graybird, after some research I just ordered the Bog Gear camo tall tripod, and a Harris bipod that mounts directly unto the gun. Because I have no experience with either, all I can do is research...
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    And the winner is weatherby!

    Hello fellow hunters, after much research, my next deer rifle will be the Weatherby Mark V Range Certified. The next decision is what caliber. I am leaning toward a 7MM Weatherby Mag, or the 270...
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    Calling all cornhuskers!

    Until I figure out this western PP system, I am leaning toward hunting Mule Deer in Nebraska. One major reason is OTC. I received a couple of great PMs from the Eastmans brotherhood, but have a...
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    Good Call Topgun30-06. I recently ordered 14...

    Good Call Topgun30-06. I recently ordered 14 various BLM maps from the BLM office. One word of caution...some of them were dated 2009,2011. Not sure this is a problem. They are a great general...
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    rcfireninja, regardless of the choice you make,...

    rcfireninja, regardless of the choice you make, start saving NOW. One obstacle to beat in a large purchase is getting started. Don't look at the big price tag, start a bino fund and get aggressive...
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    rcfireninja, One thing I learned in life. Save up...

    rcfireninja, One thing I learned in life. Save up your money and buy the best. I know that the Swarovski models aren't for everyone but think about it. How old are you and how many years are you...
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    What do you drive!

    On a recent post, my forum handle FORD#1 was questioned. It was implied I would get more feedback if my handle were say...CHEVY#1 or DODGE#1. QUESTION...If you were taking a hunting trip out west in...
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    Thank you NVBird'n'Big. One thing that we were...

    Thank you NVBird'n'Big. One thing that we were taught at FOMOCO...ask questions! I will admit, I have no idea what Tapatalk is.
    I was going to MY PROFILE and trying to send a PM from there. Now I...
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    Private message help!

    When I go to send a PM, my name (FORD#1) is in the top box. If I want to PM ScottR for instance, where do I enter his name. Thank you! I am still learning to navigate around in this forum. FORD#1.
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    bigsky2, Excellent question. I have been out of...

    bigsky2, Excellent question. I have been out of hunting for years and am in the process of researching rifles. I noticed that the Eastmans advertise Salvage rifles. Anyone out there know of the...
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    marcusvdk, Thanks for the welcome. You are right...

    marcusvdk, Thanks for the welcome. You are right about Michigan. There are no excuses to be bored in this state. The majority of my 401 will be spent here. Hopefully I will be able to spend time in...
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    After reading posts, and doing extensive research...

    After reading posts, and doing extensive research I purchased Swarovski EL Range 10x42s. These binos are wicked. I had to turn the brightness level all the way up. The angle compensation is a very...
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    Thanks IKEEPITCOLD, To make matters worse my...

    Thanks IKEEPITCOLD, To make matters worse my brother was killed on Christmas day. Holidays were very difficult after that. My parents fell into deep depression every year from Thanksgiving well into...
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    Thank you MUSKETMAN, Your photo album of...

    Thank you MUSKETMAN, Your photo album of Washington is truly awesome. I have spent to much time in the city and those pictures are getting me pumped up to see the West. Thanks, FORD#1
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    Thanks SCOTTR, Sounds like you have a great job....

    Thanks SCOTTR, Sounds like you have a great job. If you see Mike Eastman tell him I have read every page of his book...twice. The Eastmans' appear to be great people. Seems like they are doing great...
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    Thanks Topgun, My father grew up in Allegan. 150...

    Thanks Topgun, My father grew up in Allegan. 150 Pine St. Seems like there was a JR High School across the rd. Anyway, Michigan is the greatest state in my humble opinion. The winters are getting a...
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    Thanks Cobbhunts, Yes I did buy PPs for Deer and...

    Thanks Cobbhunts, Yes I did buy PPs for Deer and Antelope. I own a 1952 FORD 8N. It runs like a sewing machine. I also have a FORD Pinto in the pole barn with less than 8000 miles on it. Bought it...
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    Greetings from michigan

    Hello fellow hunters, While vacationing in Traverse City, I was shopping in a used bookstore on Main St. I picked up a book titled 'Hunting Trophy Antelope' by Mike Eastman. It came with a DVD in the...
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