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Forum: Around the Campfire Today, 09:50 AM
Replies: 60
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Posted By Arrowsmith
Our out of state land is in SE Iowa. We will soon...

Our out of state land is in SE Iowa. We will soon be making our 63 acre farm our permanent home. I have lived in Texas for 64.5 years (my entire life) but I am looking forward to this lifestyle...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-18-2018, 10:08 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 1,487
Posted By Arrowsmith
This ^ You most likely have some horizontal...

This ^

You most likely have some horizontal nock travel caused by top cam lean. If you bow has a split yoke system you need to yoke tune. If it does not have a split yoke you need to shim your top...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-16-2018, 08:41 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 2,743
Posted By Arrowsmith
Prayers spoken for you Mike.

Prayers spoken for you Mike.
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-16-2018, 07:15 PM
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Views: 13,281
Posted By Arrowsmith
Congratulations Ray !!!

Congratulations Ray !!!
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-12-2018, 02:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 341
Posted By Arrowsmith
Put rubber crutch tips on the legs that touch the...

Put rubber crutch tips on the legs that touch the tree. This will keep them from making any noise when climbing. As far as set up. I just try to be careful and quiet.
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-03-2018, 09:53 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,127
Posted By Arrowsmith
See post above. Sent from my...

See post above.

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Forum: Around the Campfire 07-03-2018, 09:50 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,127
Posted By Arrowsmith
40'x40' living area with 9' ceilings 40'x40' Ag...

40'x40' living area with 9' ceilings
40'x40' Ag shop with 16' ceiling
16'x40' Open bay storage area for RV, tractor, 3D targets[emoji1]...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-03-2018, 08:05 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,127
Posted By Arrowsmith
Looks like the same barn. ...

Looks like the same barn.
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Forum: Around the Campfire 07-03-2018, 07:48 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,127
Posted By Arrowsmith
We are getting some barn wood for interior...

We are getting some barn wood for interior finishes from this 110 year old Iowa barn that the owner is tearing down.
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Forum: Around the Campfire 07-02-2018, 03:55 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,127
Posted By Arrowsmith
We are in Davis county southwest of Bloomfield.

We are in Davis county southwest of Bloomfield.
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-02-2018, 02:38 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,127
Posted By Arrowsmith
I have pics of about 20 different bucks on that...

I have pics of about 20 different bucks on that one scrape. The big body buck is on the edge of a bean field. He was actually feeding on white oak acorns from some huge oaks along side of the bean...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-02-2018, 02:28 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,127
Posted By Arrowsmith
Here are a few. 914076 914078 ...

Here are a few.

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Forum: Around the Campfire 07-02-2018, 02:06 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,127
Posted By Arrowsmith
Tracey. The metal building industry in rural Iowa...

Tracey. The metal building industry in rural Iowa (and all over the Midwest) is way different than what we are used to here in Texas.

In Iowa about 80 to 90 percent of the Ag buildings are post...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-02-2018, 01:32 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,127
Posted By Arrowsmith
I have had tenderloins from: The Rut Bar and...

I have had tenderloins from:

The Rut Bar and Grill in Cedar Rapids
The Safari Bar and Grill in Cedar Rapids
The Cork and Fork in Cedar Rapids
The Red Rock Cafe in Mt. Pleasant
The Recovery...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-02-2018, 01:03 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,127
Posted By Arrowsmith
Here are a few progress pictures from our Iowa...

Here are a few progress pictures from our Iowa barndo build.

Perma Columns are set. The plumber got started today. Didn't get pictures of the Amish crew drilling piers and setting the Perma...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-26-2018, 12:36 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 3,068
Posted By Arrowsmith
Our 63 acres is in SE Iowa. In Iowa your land is...

Our 63 acres is in SE Iowa. In Iowa your land is either refereed to as "your farm" or "your ground". I have found that Iowans don't know much about deer leases. The few that do lease call it "renting...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-17-2018, 08:27 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,129
Posted By Arrowsmith
The Like Mike is an awesome release and Mike is...

The Like Mike is an awesome release and Mike is an outstanding coach.

I have been around 3D and target archery long enough to know if a release has a trigger including thumb buttons then a...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-16-2018, 10:31 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,129
Posted By Arrowsmith
Great video Michael. Between Tracy (my wife)...

Great video Michael.

Between Tracy (my wife) and I we have about $1500.00 worth of back tension, thumb button, and wrist style releases. I use a Tru Ball Sweet Spot pure back tension exclusively...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-11-2018, 08:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 323
Posted By Arrowsmith
I have hunted Dunn Peak and Middle Peak. Always...

I have hunted Dunn Peak and Middle Peak. Always saw Elk. One of my favorite areas was the Aspen clear cuts behind the Lone Cone Ranger station. I am sure those clear cuts are totally grown back up...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-07-2018, 02:07 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,616
Posted By Arrowsmith
Altitude sickness can do some strange things to...

Altitude sickness can do some strange things to people. As well as the sick, tired and hung over feeling it can cause some major paranoia. One year we were camped at about 10,000ft. between Lone Cone...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-07-2018, 12:01 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,370
Posted By Arrowsmith
Here is our floor plan for our Barndo in Iowa. It...

Here is our floor plan for our Barndo in Iowa. It is 40'x80' with a 16'x40' open storage bay. We will only have two bedrooms.

The living area is 40'x40' with 9' sidewalls and 8' wrap around...
Forum: 3D/Tournament 06-07-2018, 11:09 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,472
Posted By Arrowsmith
If there are open targets ahead and our group is...

If there are open targets ahead and our group is slow we always offer the group behind to go thru. At some of our ASA events there is simply no place to go as most or all the targets are occupied.
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Forum: 3D/Tournament 06-07-2018, 11:04 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,472
Posted By Arrowsmith
A scope is an advantage in seeing "some" detail...

A scope is an advantage in seeing "some" detail on the target, but on most targets unless they are very close you cannot actually see the 12 rings. In low lighting conditions a lot of times you...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-06-2018, 10:57 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,616
Posted By Arrowsmith
Altitude sickness can do some strange things to...

Altitude sickness can do some strange things to people. As well as the sick, tired and hung over feeling it can cause some major paranoia. One year we were camped at about 10,000ft. between Lone Cone...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-05-2018, 12:08 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,042
Posted By Arrowsmith
TC Super 14 .300 Savage. Originally .30 Herret...

TC Super 14 .300 Savage.
Originally .30 Herret rechambered to .300 Savage back in the 80s.
20+ deer
1 antelope at 191steps (before range finders existed)
1 turkey
mucho hogs....

.....have...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-02-2018, 09:09 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 6,929
Posted By Arrowsmith
No. First year since 1999 I have not put in. I...

No. First year since 1999 I have not put in. I was very fortunate to draw 11 times from 1999 to 2017. Killed 3 bucks, two pretty good ones. I won't be here in Texas anymore. Good news is I will have...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-01-2018, 10:05 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 5,069
Posted By Arrowsmith
It has not been mentioned, but I am sure they...

It has not been mentioned, but I am sure they will require the arrow to be inside out (totally within the dot). I would think just clipping the dot won't count. A person would be better off shooting...
Forum: 3D/Tournament 05-30-2018, 03:33 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,472
Posted By Arrowsmith
My wife and I have run the Texas ASA Federation...

My wife and I have run the Texas ASA Federation for the last 12 years (we retired after last season). During that time the Texas ASA Federation became the largest (most attended, most clubs, most...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-27-2018, 09:54 AM
Replies: 368
Sticky: My son Clay
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Posted By Arrowsmith
Prayers spoken for Clay for a complete recovery....

Prayers spoken for Clay for a complete recovery. We are also praying for all the wounded kids and for the families that lost their precious young ones.

Hoggslayer. PM me your mailing address. We...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-18-2018, 03:23 PM
Replies: 237
Views: 18,635
Posted By Arrowsmith
Amen !! Prayers spoken for Clay, Hunter,...

Amen !!

Prayers spoken for Clay, Hunter, Dena, Bobby and all the kids and families impacted by this senseless terrible tragedy.
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-18-2018, 12:02 PM
Replies: 237
Views: 18,635
Posted By Arrowsmith
I saw on Facebook that Dena's (Hot4huntin)...

I saw on Facebook that Dena's (Hot4huntin) daughter is safe. Bobby who is a Texas Game Warden is onsite helping with the investigation.
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-14-2018, 09:19 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,642
Posted By Arrowsmith
Those little tiny ones are usually the bad...

Those little tiny ones are usually the bad ones.....deer ticks.:(
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-14-2018, 08:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,642
Posted By Arrowsmith
This ^ How to remove a tick. This info is...

This ^

How to remove a tick. This info is straight from the CDC (Center for Disease Control)

Use fine-tipped tweezers to grasp the tick as close to the skin's surface as possible.

Pull...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-12-2018, 09:26 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,127
Posted By Arrowsmith
Randy. You can bet it was mustardized before I...

Randy. You can bet it was mustardized before I dug into it.[emoji3]

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Forum: Around the Campfire 05-12-2018, 06:15 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,127
Posted By Arrowsmith
Iowa style Whataburger. The pork tenderloin...

Iowa style Whataburger. The pork tenderloin sandwich. They are awesome !!https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180512/021f068dfb0a05ae995a997a8f83133e.jpg

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Forum: Around the Campfire 05-11-2018, 11:11 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,127
Posted By Arrowsmith
It's hard to build a building from 600 miles away...

It's hard to build a building from 600 miles away but we are slowly making progress. I have been up here since Wednesday. I met with the water service, electric service, and septic tank contractor....
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-08-2018, 04:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 133
Posted By Arrowsmith
This one. ...

This one.

http://rickyoungoutdoors.com/basic-ultra-light-bino-harness/
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-05-2018, 08:48 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 3,093
Posted By Arrowsmith
Eagles Doors Allman Brothers Sent from...

Eagles
Doors
Allman Brothers

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Forum: Around the Campfire 05-04-2018, 10:11 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 3,861
Posted By Arrowsmith
Go get it completely removed and have the Dr....

Go get it completely removed and have the Dr. kill the nail bed. It will look like this for a couple of days but it dang sure won't hurt...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-02-2018, 11:53 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 5,047
Posted By Arrowsmith
Gaiters for sure !! Very important. I use an...

Gaiters for sure !! Very important. I use an older model of these.

https://www.cabelas.com/product/Cabelas-GORE-TEX-Ultimate-Gaiter/750453.uts

If you are packing in or even camping at the trail...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-27-2018, 02:38 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,127
Posted By Arrowsmith
Not a lot has changed but the building pad is...

Not a lot has changed but the building pad is done and the driveway subgrade is done. The grass is getting greener by the day. I'm going up there May 9th to okay the building corners. Hopefully I...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-26-2018, 12:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 611
Posted By Arrowsmith
Pretty sure it's...

Pretty sure it's 48https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180426/88c455b2c5961d24be9549d64e14b0b6.jpg

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Forum: Around the Campfire 04-26-2018, 11:33 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 611
Posted By Arrowsmith
Camp at the Miracle Mile Campground on the North...

Camp at the Miracle Mile Campground on the North Platte between Seminole and Path Finder Reservoirs west of Alcova. Hunt the BLM land in that area. Great camping spot, fishing in the North Platte and...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-22-2018, 08:39 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,624
Posted By Arrowsmith
Like I mentioned above they have the best winter...

Like I mentioned above they have the best winter food in the area.

Their whole farm operation is engineered to attract deer. They just try to break even on their harvested crops. I was probably...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-22-2018, 06:40 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,624
Posted By Arrowsmith
He finds a lot of sheds and kills some awesome...

He finds a lot of sheds and kills some awesome bucks too.

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Forum: Around the Campfire 04-21-2018, 10:05 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,624
Posted By Arrowsmith
They have by far the best food in the area. They...

They have by far the best food in the area. They will have 100+ deer in their big cornfield in the evenings late in the year. They cut about two thirds of the big field and leave the rest standing. ...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-20-2018, 08:50 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,624
Posted By Arrowsmith
This is true. Like I said in a post...

This is true.

Like I said in a post above....After you hunt Iowa you will never look at small piece of timber the same again.
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-20-2018, 08:33 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,624
Posted By Arrowsmith
Kinda like these two.:) 905408 Or these...

Kinda like these two.:)
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Or these two.:)
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Forum: Around the Campfire 04-20-2018, 03:49 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,624
Posted By Arrowsmith
They have some awesome timber on their farm as...

They have some awesome timber on their farm as well as corn, beans, alfalfa, and clover all strategically planted.

After you hunt Iowa you will never look at small piece of timber the same...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-20-2018, 03:40 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,624
Posted By Arrowsmith
This was last year (April 17, 2017). 201...

This was last year (April 17, 2017).

201 sheds.

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