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Forum: Around the Campfire 06-07-2018, 04:03 PM
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Posted By texashunter74
Small game license if you are going to hunt...

Small game license if you are going to hunt anything other than bear or deer. They are strict. Thats why we got of four OK lease. To expensive for a family of 4 who bow and gun hunt.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 06-04-2018, 04:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 527
Posted By texashunter74
Big Boar Down (Video)

My son took this nice boar on Friday night. I am loving the new ATN X-Sight 4k after the last firmware update. Kind of wish the hog came out after dark but you take what you can get.
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Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 03-19-2018, 10:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 398
Posted By texashunter74
quicktime video Fun Spring Break Hog Hunting With My Son

Spent the last few days of Spring Break at the lease. Only saw a few hogs since the land owner has declared all out war on them. Son shot this nice boar. He was kind enough to let me take the next...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 02-20-2018, 09:16 PM
Replies: 2,810
Views: 276,554
Posted By texashunter74
Okay so I got this little SightMark Ranger XR in...

Okay so I got this little SightMark Ranger XR in the mail today. I have not been able to mess with it much due to the crazy rain. I did take it out on the porch tonight and was able to scan and see...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 02-18-2018, 10:19 AM
Replies: 2,810
Views: 276,554
Posted By texashunter74
TTUBUDD, you got me thinking I need another...

TTUBUDD, you got me thinking I need another scanning tool. I was reading on another forum about the Sightmark Ranger XR 6.5x40 Digital night scanning monocular. Seems to have good reviews. I was...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 02-18-2018, 08:59 AM
Replies: 2,810
Views: 276,554
Posted By texashunter74
check out the ATN BinoX. They are day night HD...

check out the ATN BinoX. They are day night HD digital Binoculars. I have a pair and love them. Actually use them more than my regular binoculars during the day because I can record what I am seeing....
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 02-16-2018, 08:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 608
Posted By texashunter74
3x14 to go between the crossbow my kids use and...

3x14 to go between the crossbow my kids use and my 17hmr for small game. 5x20 will go on a new AR build. Not sure what caliber I am going with yet.

the 3x14 has a much wider field of view and...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 02-16-2018, 08:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 608
Posted By texashunter74
No the ZRODelt brake moves the gas out the sides...

No the ZRODelt brake moves the gas out the sides and back. Itís been mounted there for about a year. Great thing is the smoke does not get in front of the light washing everything out after the shot.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 02-16-2018, 10:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 608
Posted By texashunter74
Gonehuntin68, Sniper Hog Light is my go to. I use...

Gonehuntin68, Sniper Hog Light is my go to. I use the 66LRX and can see out to 700 yards.

I have already pre-ordered a 3-14 and a 5-20 4k Pro. Its killing me waiting on them.

TeamAmerica. I...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 02-16-2018, 07:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 608
Posted By texashunter74
wmv video Video Day and Night Harvests using X-Sight II

I have to admit I am a ATN fan boy. There was a bit of a learning curve but the fact that I can record and share harvest as well as relive the event over and over is great. Sorry cannot figure out...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 02-14-2018, 01:41 PM
Replies: 2,810
Views: 276,554
Posted By texashunter74
Jason, When will you have ATN X-Sight 4K Pro...

Jason,
When will you have ATN X-Sight 4K Pro available 5-20? My wife has one on pre-order from Amazon (Optics Planet) they are estimating March 5-15. Can you get it sooner? Same with the ABL 1500? ...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 02-14-2018, 01:34 PM
Replies: 2,810
Views: 276,554
Posted By texashunter74
I use the Gen 2 Trigger Stick Tripod. I use it at...

I use the Gen 2 Trigger Stick Tripod. I use it at least 1-2 times a month and they have been great!. Light quiet and steady.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 01-25-2018, 08:41 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,827
Posted By texashunter74
Thanks for the great posts

Thanks for the great posts
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 01-23-2018, 09:27 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,827
Posted By texashunter74
Thanks for keeping us posted! I know you are not...

Thanks for keeping us posted! I know you are not an ATN fan. (I am a bit of a FAN boy) Own X-Sight 1 and 2 as well as a Thor HD 384 and their Range Finder. Let us know what you think of the X-Sight...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-14-2017, 01:52 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 844
Posted By texashunter74
I am okay with the feed bill. I was thinking base...

I am okay with the feed bill. I was thinking base cost 3-4. Not sure I like exotics enough to pay much more for the base. I am going to run protein and corn year round pretty much anywhere I go.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-14-2017, 01:45 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 844
Posted By texashunter74
If the other guys do not want to. I have a group...

If the other guys do not want to. I have a group of 4-6 total that are looking. All older guys that are very management minded. Much like my dad and Albert.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-14-2017, 01:28 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 844
Posted By texashunter74
lol

lol
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-14-2017, 01:25 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 844
Posted By texashunter74
Not 100% sure we are but. It sold a few weeks...

Not 100% sure we are but. It sold a few weeks ago. I would rather plan ahead then be stuck with out. Been there to many times.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-14-2017, 01:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 844
Posted By texashunter74
Hunter said we should just put all that money...

Hunter said we should just put all that money into bow fishing with you.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-14-2017, 01:20 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 844
Posted By texashunter74
Wondering what will happen. Hopefully will find...

Wondering what will happen. Hopefully will find out more Friday :)
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-14-2017, 01:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 844
Posted By texashunter74
Thanks for all the quick responses

Thanks for all the quick responses
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-14-2017, 12:54 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 844
Posted By texashunter74
Best area of Texas to find a lease with exotics

Looks like we may lose our lease at the end of this season. Got me thinking of where to hunt next in this great state. Never been on a lease with exotics and thought it might be fun (as long as the...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-27-2017, 06:58 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,245
Posted By texashunter74
Don the Huntmaster runs a great hunt out their.

Don the Huntmaster runs a great hunt out their.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-25-2017, 01:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 315
Posted By texashunter74
I was responding to Hog Slayer. Should have...

I was responding to Hog Slayer. Should have quoted before posting. Thanks for bringing that to my attention.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-25-2017, 01:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 315
Posted By texashunter74
It would be way more cost efficient to get them...

It would be way more cost efficient to get them certified $7 for youth license regardless of residency vs. $315 for the parents.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-25-2017, 01:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 315
Posted By texashunter74
It is not legal for the kid to hunt or the parent...

It is not legal for the kid to hunt or the parent during regular season.

Straight from TPWD web site
Who needs to take Hunter Education?
Every hunter (including out-of-state hunters) born on or...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-25-2017, 12:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 315
Posted By texashunter74
My understanding is if the kids have Hunter's...

My understanding is if the kids have Hunter's Education the parents do not need to have licenses. If they do not have Hunters Ed then the Parents will need licenses. this is based off my work with...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-24-2017, 10:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 230
Posted By texashunter74
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-24-2017, 09:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 230
Posted By texashunter74
Youth Weekend and MLD 2 (can they shoot a buck)

Question. If our lease is MLD 2. Can kids take bucks on youth weekend using the MLD tags? I know on MLD 2 normally you can only shoot does from October - November or start of general gun season and...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-20-2017, 03:22 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,465
Posted By texashunter74
You will love hunting the Hapgood. Don, the...

You will love hunting the Hapgood. Don, the Huntmaster really does a great job. I have guided for TYHP on the Hapgood a couple of times. Most of the blinds are ground and you will be between 70-100...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-19-2017, 01:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 981
Posted By texashunter74
Go with the ATN BinoX. They are great NV binos...

Go with the ATN BinoX. They are great NV binos you can easily see out to 300+ yards they are base 4 magnification with up to 16X digital. They record at 1080P and take photos. They also work very...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 10-03-2017, 01:54 PM
Replies: 2,810
Views: 276,554
Posted By texashunter74
I built a dedicated 6.5 Grendal for my X-Sight...

I built a dedicated 6.5 Grendal for my X-Sight II. Perfect caliber it shoots 123 grain pill fast and flat. More knockdown than a 223 still can pick up ammo for <$20 a box. Hornady Black kills the...
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 10-02-2017, 10:53 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,994
Posted By texashunter74
Still waiting for them to start selling complete...

Still waiting for them to start selling complete packages again. Was told 6 weeks and that was about 3-4 weeks ago. Fingers crossed they start up again soon.
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 09-21-2017, 07:49 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,994
Posted By texashunter74
Waiting on the Lithium Packs to be built. I found...

Waiting on the Lithium Packs to be built. I found that EV Battery Center offered the best solution at about 2/3 the cost. They utilize Nissan Leaf battery packs and have amazing customer support....
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-20-2017, 10:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 872
Posted By texashunter74
So I had to google it. Hippopotamus. In the...

So I had to google it.
Hippopotamus. In the words of author and hunter Peter Hathaway Capstick, “It is my personal opinion that hippo meat is one of the finest of game foods … The taste is mild,...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-20-2017, 10:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 872
Posted By texashunter74
Serious question does Hippo taste good? Just...

Serious question does Hippo taste good? Just wondering if anyone has tried it.

Great pictures! someday I hope to be able to go to Africa.
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 09-08-2017, 08:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,994
Posted By texashunter74
Uses dual Sevcon controllers. This might be an...

Uses dual Sevcon controllers. This might be an issue if either one does not work. I called Altex and they said they had no way to program 2 controllers to work off 1 throttle. Textron the company...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-08-2017, 10:34 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 5,717
Posted By texashunter74
Bad Boy Buggy (its in pieces right now)

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Forum: D-I-Y Projects 09-07-2017, 09:33 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,994
Posted By texashunter74
Matt C I have thought about that. The 4 Wheel...

Matt C I have thought about that. The 4 Wheel drive is nice. I have never been stuck using the bad boy and I have been through some thick stuff. Our current lease has a lot of crop land with thick...
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 09-07-2017, 08:59 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,994
Posted By texashunter74
Last Night I was able to get the motors and motor...

Last Night I was able to get the motors and motor controllers tested and they are all good. Winch and lights also work.

I damaged both solenoids removing the wires so that is my 1st $140. The...
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 09-06-2017, 04:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,994
Posted By texashunter74
Yes. I found that group while researching. Lots...

Yes. I found that group while researching. Lots of good folks on that page, very helpful.
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 09-06-2017, 02:47 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,994
Posted By texashunter74
Bad Boy Buggy Rebuild With Lithium Batteries

I have a 2010 Bad Boy Buggy XT. It has been well used and abused. After the last set of cheap Energizer batteries died I let it sit (for like 2 years). I finally brought it back from the ranch and...
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-31-2017, 02:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 613
Posted By texashunter74
I love this one I bought it just for hunting. ...

I love this one I bought it just for hunting.
600mm zoom with 1200 mm digital. constant F2.8 aperture is excellent in low light.

Video quality is also superb. up to 4k 30hz

Here is a...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-16-2017, 04:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 336
Posted By texashunter74
What are you shooting on Ray Roberts? I love that...

What are you shooting on Ray Roberts? I love that lake.
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-16-2017, 01:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 336
Posted By texashunter74
PM'd Elliscountygoh. Thanks!

PM'd Elliscountygoh.

Thanks!
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-16-2017, 11:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 336
Posted By texashunter74
SA is a little farther than I want to drive.

SA is a little farther than I want to drive.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 07-16-2017, 11:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 584
Posted By texashunter74
So it is definitely worth the $60. I did not have...

So it is definitely worth the $60. I did not have an opportunity to kill anything with it due to the fog and rain kept coming on and off but did play with it in the dark. I put it on a 6.5 Grendel...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-16-2017, 11:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 336
Posted By texashunter74
Looking for a bow fishing guide with in a couple of hours of DFW

I promised my son if he made straight A's through middle school I would take him to do something unique "to us". At 1st he wanted to shoot a Javalina but now has changed his mind to going bow...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 07-13-2017, 04:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 584
Posted By texashunter74
It allows you to hunt hogs and predators with a...

It allows you to hunt hogs and predators with a higher chance of success than shining a bright white light at them. It is more power full than red or green flashlights in this price range
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 07-12-2017, 09:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 584
Posted By texashunter74
It is a laser. I am taking it hunting Friday...

It is a laser. I am taking it hunting Friday night. I will report out on how the hogs and coyotes react. Normally I use an ATN X-Sight 2. I am going to let my dad use it and I am going to try the...
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