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Forum: Around the Campfire Today, 10:34 PM
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I didnít even notice the other skull/rack! ...

I didnít even notice the other skull/rack! Thatís wicked.
Forum: Around the Campfire Today, 10:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 860
Posted By 30-30
North.

North.
Forum: Around the Campfire Today, 01:54 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 2,150
Posted By 30-30
4x4 every day and twice on Sunday. As others have...

4x4 every day and twice on Sunday. As others have said, you get back 90% of the extra money you paid for 4x4 when you sell the truck. Save calling a wrecker a couple of times while you own the...
Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 06:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 860
Posted By 30-30
Thatís a bruiser!

Thatís a bruiser!
Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 06:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 860
Posted By 30-30
Pic.

Pic.
Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 06:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 860
Posted By 30-30
The skull we found likely wouldn’t have won any...

The skull we found likely wouldn’t have won any big-buck contests, but is certainly big for our area, I believe.

This buck below looks more like most we see on camera and in person. Short,...
Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 12:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 860
Posted By 30-30
Cool find in Hopkins county woods this weekend

Dad and I came across this skull near the center of our very thickly wooded property. We havenít seen this buck before. Did anyone local lose a buck last year? I thought the bulge/trash on his...
Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 12:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 935
Posted By 30-30
I think it could be argued also that shots lower...

I think it could be argued also that shots lower in the body cavity result in better blood trails. ie limited pooling of blood in the bottom of the cavity.

But this is a great reference point...
Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 11:40 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,254
Posted By 30-30
Sounds like a 30-30 would fit your needs...

Sounds like a 30-30 would fit your needs perfectly. With a scope, I wouldn’t hesitate to take a 200 yard shot on a Texas whitetail if the angle and conditions were right. Good knockdown and...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-07-2018, 09:06 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,984
Posted By 30-30
5 feeders and multiple food plots on 43 acres is...

5 feeders and multiple food plots on 43 acres is overkill, IMO. It sounds like you would have to be on and off the place all the time with a truck/tractor to keep up with all that. As others have...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-06-2018, 06:11 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 627
Posted By 30-30
I have heard you should be able to see the entire...

I have heard you should be able to see the entire animal in your scope at whatever distance youíre shooting. More zoom than that and you can easily lose your target if it moves.

I like 3-6x for...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-06-2018, 06:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 490
Posted By 30-30
Need a local hunting buddy? :D Iím good at...

Need a local hunting buddy? :D

Iím good at bringing corn and beer....
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-03-2018, 08:19 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 2,254
Posted By 30-30
I would be more concerned with getting his gun...

I would be more concerned with getting his gun bought, scoped, sighted in, and practiced with by next weekend...

Make sure he can hit what he’s aiming at before you turn him loose with a brand...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-02-2018, 10:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 552
Posted By 30-30
Deeres are made for work, not joy riding. Go for...

Deeres are made for work, not joy riding. Go for it!
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-02-2018, 05:56 AM
Replies: 416
Views: 16,398
Posted By 30-30
You need to have a vote with all lease members on...

You need to have a vote with all lease members on what action to take. Otherwise, one or more members won’t like your decision no matter what it is.

I couldn’t hunt a place with as many...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-01-2018, 01:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 197
Posted By 30-30
I make a trip to western Kansas most years. We...

I make a trip to western Kansas most years. We typically hunt one day on private land and 2-3 on WIHA. We have had good success but usually on opening weekend. Birds are few and far between once...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-01-2018, 09:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 290
Posted By 30-30
I should add that heís open to areas other than...

I should add that heís open to areas other than Houston for the right career move.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-31-2018, 10:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 290
Posted By 30-30
Thanks very much, Iíll let him know. ;)b

Thanks very much, Iíll let him know. ;)b
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-31-2018, 10:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 802
Posted By 30-30
I was rear ended in a three-year-old company...

I was rear ended in a three-year-old company truck. Ram half ton with 90k miles. Buckled the bed a little and crunched the bumper and tailgate. I drove it an hour home just fine. They totaled it....
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-31-2018, 10:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 290
Posted By 30-30
Job search help for veteran, Houston area

A very good friend of mine is looking for new opportunities in the Houston area. Young guy. After serving a few years in the Air Force, he started at SFA in Nacogdoches and got his bachelorís in...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-29-2018, 11:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 639
Posted By 30-30
Lower-end side by side UTVs?

What are some cheaper brands/models that yíall have had decent luck with? I hunt on 100 acres that has decent trails (no hills or rocks) but is always muddy. Muddy enough that I can only access our...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-26-2018, 05:03 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,124
Posted By 30-30
Two close family members of mine have gone...

Two close family members of mine have gone through something similar recently. It’s agravating that employers can get away with it. Certainly don’t give them a reason to fire you, but realize that...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-26-2018, 10:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 544
Posted By 30-30
This. A lot of folks will pick up a 2Ē hitch...

This.

A lot of folks will pick up a 2Ē hitch at Loweís or tractor supply and not notice that itís only rated for 5k. Check your receiverís rating too.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 10-25-2018, 04:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 303
Posted By 30-30
You mention the Glock has a better trigger. ...

You mention the Glock has a better trigger. Glocks are striker fire, right? I’ve shot a couple striker fire guns but not a Glock. Didn’t care for it that much. The single action/double action...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 10-24-2018, 01:12 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 996
Posted By 30-30
You want to kill them in the air. Otherwise,...

You want to kill them in the air. Otherwise, there is a very real chance some birds you knock down will run to the next county. I use high-brass #4s or #2s and a tight choke.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 10-23-2018, 09:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 303
Posted By 30-30
Bersa Thunder 380

Who has one, and what do you think of it? I currently carry a Taurus tcp. Itís a great size for carrying, but I donít shoot it well past 10-15 yards. I want a slightly larger-framed gun thatís...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-22-2018, 03:01 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,326
Posted By 30-30
Lots of properties east of DFW on this site. ...

Lots of properties east of DFW on this site.

https://www.texashuntingland.com/index.php
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-22-2018, 12:45 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,184
Posted By 30-30
Favorite salsa?

Whatís your favorite salsa from Kroger or HEB? Or something that can be ordered online?
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-21-2018, 10:07 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,114
Posted By 30-30
We have a trailer at work with that style hitch. ...

We have a trailer at work with that style hitch. The trailer has to be perfectly level and have back pressure to latch. Ie drop it on the ball, jack it back up a half inch or so, and push it back...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-20-2018, 09:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 462
Posted By 30-30
That thereís a danger noodle nope rope!

That thereís a danger noodle nope rope!
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-19-2018, 09:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,221
Posted By 30-30
Not going to lie..... Based on the title, I...

Not going to lie..... Based on the title, I thought this was going to be a ďhappy birthdayĒ thread for your kid... :eek:
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-18-2018, 06:57 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,602
Posted By 30-30
I always get one. I donít care if it might not...

I always get one. I donít care if it might not work. The flu sucks; as does the flu test....

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=DVJNWefmHjE
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-18-2018, 07:15 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 2,952
Posted By 30-30
E7, bow or gun.

E7, bow or gun.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-18-2018, 06:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 326
Posted By 30-30
Call each area and ask.

Call each area and ask.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-15-2018, 06:43 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,595
Posted By 30-30
You should not need to go to court to request...

You should not need to go to court to request deferred adjudication or defensive driving. Are there not instructions for this on the ticket?
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-12-2018, 07:00 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,531
Posted By 30-30
If it would make your wife happy, itís a good...

If it would make your wife happy, itís a good idea.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-09-2018, 03:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 688
Posted By 30-30
Yes, this is usually easy to do with 4x4 trucks.

Yes, this is usually easy to do with 4x4 trucks.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-07-2018, 05:24 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,133
Posted By 30-30
Diesels were made for stacking miles and they...

Diesels were made for stacking miles and they hardly depreciate. I would think itís a waste to pay that note on a brand new truck that sits in the driveway five days a week. Consider maintenance,...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-05-2018, 03:10 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,333
Posted By 30-30
What do y’all think about Otto’s German bistro? ...

What do y’all think about Otto’s German bistro?

We got a good discount on lodging so I don’t want to cheap out on dinner.

Prices aren’t online. Are we talking average $20 per entree, or $50+?
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-05-2018, 09:29 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,865
Posted By 30-30
New baby and family issues?

Has anyone dealt with a situation like this? My wife and I were blessed with our first, a boy, the last week of June. I thought if anything his birth might bring our parents closer together but it...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-04-2018, 09:25 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,333
Posted By 30-30
Bumping this back up. We are going this weekend....

Bumping this back up. We are going this weekend.

Lodging is secured, but Iím still looking for restaurant and winery recommendations.

Steakhouse and/or German food for dinner?

Tasting...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-04-2018, 08:57 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 915
Posted By 30-30
Arooooo!

Arooooo!
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-02-2018, 05:49 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 3,319
Posted By 30-30
Ď13 F150 ecoboost: Love everything about the...

Ď13 F150 ecoboost: Love everything about the truck except its squeaky rear springs and a light shutter/shake at idle.

Ď17 Ram 2500 company truck: Like this truck as well but the big key fob...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-01-2018, 11:57 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 948
Posted By 30-30
Dark blue, dark green, or maroon. ;)b

Dark blue, dark green, or maroon. ;)b
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 09-29-2018, 09:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 323
Posted By 30-30
Sling for an AR?

Iím new to the AR world, and like a sling on all my hunting rifles. Who has a recommendation? My Ruger AR556 has a rear attachment but no swivel stud in the front. Do traditional slings work on...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-28-2018, 11:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 258
Posted By 30-30
Diesels were made for racking up miles and they...

Diesels were made for racking up miles and they don’t depreciate quickly. You might spend a few extra bucks on fuel than you want, but unless you’re getting rid of the truck, buying an extra vehicle...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-26-2018, 10:38 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 835
Posted By 30-30
We have an 08 in the fleet that’s just starting...

We have an 08 in the fleet that’s just starting to have significant issues at 273k.
Forum: Recipes 09-23-2018, 10:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 387
Posted By 30-30
Pheasant popper/kabobs

Tried these tonight and they turned out great. ;)b

First I cut one large pheasant breast into two-bite chunks and marinated for a couple hours in Stubbís chicken marinade. (Great for venison...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-20-2018, 12:39 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,533
Posted By 30-30
No, because the only other legal way to shoot a...

No, because the only other legal way to shoot a buck is “at least one unbranched antler.” ie spike.

So you get two spikes or one spike and one “trophy.”
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-20-2018, 12:31 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,533
Posted By 30-30
Is the question whether or not you can include...

Is the question whether or not you can include the vertical difference in the beams? Ie measure diagonally? I donít see why not, the way the law reads. But it still doesnít look like 13.Ē
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