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    Quote Originally Posted by packmule View Post
    Different strokes for different folks, not everyone has the same preferences of how a hunt should go. 3 things I've learned about Western hunting are:

    Don't mention how far you shot something.
    Don't mention you're hunting off a voucher
    Don't mention the unit # to the masses
    Kinda curious aboit the unit number deal. Whats your reason for stating that? Ive noticed some guys will tell all ( myself included) and some don't mention it.
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    I don't see a reason for it to get ugly...just agree with me and all will be fine

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    Quote Originally Posted by hardstalk View Post
    Kinda curious aboit the unit number deal. Whats your reason for stating that? Ive noticed some guys will tell all ( myself included) and some don't mention it.

    I think it depends on how often you hunt it. #2 & 3 kind of go together. Want to tick off folks tell them you hunt a unit that takes them 8+ yrs to draw that you (as an outsider) could hunt every year.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bitterroot Bulls View Post
    Ohhhhhhh nooooooo!!!!!!!
    HAHA, here we go again!
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    Quote Originally Posted by packmule View Post
    I think it depends on how often you hunt it. #2 & 3 kind of go together. Want to tick off folks tell them you hunt a unit that takes them 8+ yrs to draw that you (as an outsider) could hunt every year.
    Im gonna have to disagree..
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    Locals are pretty anti-voucher.

    ...and please refer back to post #12
    Last edited by packmule; 06-05-2013 at 03:03 PM.

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    Actually I believe that I am very open-minded on this subject as long as everyone else agrees with my position exactly! With that said, the only true way of establishing a true "never exceed" distance is this...

    On any standard atmospheric day with calm wind, take the average of three(or more) solid throws of a preselected buffalo chip through a chronograph at precisely 12 feet from the apex of your throwing arm and square it.

    Take that velocity squared and divide by 450400 and multiply times the weight of the buffalo chip. This will provide the Kinetic energy of the chip.

    Next, calculate the distance that you personally can throw the chip and multiply that by 3. If any animal is beyond that distance, it's too far! Works every time! Don't forget to compensate for density altitude before hand.

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    I swear, can never get through one of these threads without a bunch of chip slinging.

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    NOOOOOOOOOOO! Stop this thread while you can! Please no one else post! Discussing this topic is like hopping on a train to disaster. This thread needs to be destroyed immediately.

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    Quote Originally Posted by dhershberger View Post
    NOOOOOOOOOOO! Stop this thread while you can! Please no one else post! Discussing this topic is like hopping on a train to disaster. This thread needs to be destroyed immediately.
    I agree, it's gonna get ugly.


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