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Old 12-05-2017, 07:12 PM   #51
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22 hornet.

I was 12 years old. Palestine, Texas.
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Old 12-05-2017, 07:14 PM   #52
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Unlike a lot of you guys i grew up hunting only upland birds- dad and I travelled far and wide with our dogs chasing quail and pheasant. I did not go on my first deer hunt until I was 30 years old (1987) I killed my first deer - a spike - with a borrowed 270. I shot another one the next year then lost interest until I bought my first bow in the mid 90’s. I killed a doe on my first sit with that bow and have been hooked ever since. First bow was a low-end PSE that cost me $190
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Old 12-05-2017, 07:15 PM   #53
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Old 12-05-2017, 07:17 PM   #54
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Model Ď94 30-30. I thought everyone did?
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Old 12-05-2017, 07:18 PM   #55
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Old 12-05-2017, 07:21 PM   #56
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Dads .270 around 12 years old. Shot my first deer with a bow this season.
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Old 12-05-2017, 07:26 PM   #57
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Remington 700 .222
First bow kill was with a pse fire flight express !
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Old 12-05-2017, 07:28 PM   #58
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Old 12-05-2017, 07:29 PM   #59
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Model Ď94 30-30. I thought everyone did?
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Old 12-05-2017, 07:33 PM   #60
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Remington Mohawk 600 .243. Button buck in probably 1986 or 1987. Still have the gun and will be using it later this year.


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Old 12-05-2017, 07:37 PM   #61
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Browning BAR 30.06
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Old 12-05-2017, 07:46 PM   #62
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20ga slug, 4pt at 10 yds. I was 13 or 14.

1st bow kill was in 1993, a spike at 25 yds, I was shooting a Darton/aluminum 2117 Eastons and Rocket expandables.

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Old 12-05-2017, 07:48 PM   #63
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Remington, 11-48, 16 ga., #6. Nice Doe. 13 yrs old! 58 yrs ago!
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Old 12-05-2017, 07:48 PM   #64
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I was 13 and shot a 6 point with a Marlin 336 30-30 with a Redfield 4x on it.
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Old 12-05-2017, 07:49 PM   #65
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Savage model 99 in 250-3000 savage. Still have that gun and a matching 243, treasures to me.
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Old 12-05-2017, 07:50 PM   #66
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Savage 99 in 243
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Old 12-05-2017, 07:50 PM   #67
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Around 1975 it was a Savage 1899 25-35WCF. I was 8 years old sitting on my dad knee.
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Old 12-05-2017, 07:50 PM   #68
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Rem 700 30-06 2005


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Old 12-05-2017, 07:56 PM   #69
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Winchester model 70 .270WSM.
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Old 12-05-2017, 07:58 PM   #70
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Remington 1100 12ga with buckshot in front of walker hounds. 1980
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Old 12-05-2017, 08:01 PM   #71
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1977, 9 yrs old. Winchester 30-30, with a Weaver 9x fixed scope. Sum bi!ch kicked like a mule.
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Old 12-05-2017, 08:13 PM   #72
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model 94 winchester in .32 winchester special, 44 years ago and i am still trying to buy it from the owner,,,, i think i'm starting to wear him down!

first bow was in 2000, martin jaguar, beman ics hunter 4" vanes and a thunderhead,,,

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Old 12-05-2017, 08:22 PM   #73
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Winchester 94 30-30. 1991.
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Old 12-05-2017, 08:30 PM   #74
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Doe with a 30-30, late 1990's
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Old 12-05-2017, 08:33 PM   #75
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A .22ma....I mean, a .243.
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Old 12-05-2017, 08:34 PM   #76
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Remington 30.06
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Old 12-05-2017, 08:34 PM   #77
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1976 with a Winchester M70 in .243.
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Old 12-05-2017, 08:35 PM   #78
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Old 12-05-2017, 08:39 PM   #79
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Remington model 788 in 308
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Old 12-05-2017, 08:42 PM   #80
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Marlin lever action 30-30 with a Weaver 4X scope. Buck had only one horn and was shot just outside Norse, Texas in 1968 or 1969
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Old 12-05-2017, 08:44 PM   #81
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Rem. 22-250
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Old 12-05-2017, 08:47 PM   #82
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First doe, Savage .243
First buck, some $29 bow I bought on the clearance aisle at Sears back in 1979.
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Old 12-05-2017, 08:47 PM   #83
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Spike buck 1978'ish with a Winchester crack-barrel 20 gauge with #4 buckshot.

Doe 1994 with a Bob Lee recurve.
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Old 12-05-2017, 08:48 PM   #84
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I killed my first deer, a spike mule deer, when I was 14 (in 1980) with the same rifle I killed my most recent deer with: a German made .240 Weatherby Mark V that my dad gave me.

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Old 12-05-2017, 08:49 PM   #85
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Remington 700 in a 280
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Old 12-05-2017, 08:50 PM   #86
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Brand new rem 700 in 308 w iron sights straight out of the box cuz I was too much in a hurry to hunt to put scope on it. Grandad bought it for me and thought I was crazy to go hunting without ever firing it. First round ever fired out of that rifle killed my first deer.
6 pt buck back before antler ristrictions. Its about the size you see mounted on rabbit heads as jackalopes. Still hanging in garage today. To this day that rifle has shot every deer Ive taken with a gun.
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Old 12-05-2017, 08:51 PM   #87
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I'm still waiting?
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Old 12-05-2017, 08:55 PM   #88
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Old 12-05-2017, 08:59 PM   #89
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Fires gun deer was a buck and I killed it with a Remington Woods master in 30-06.
First bow kill was a doe and I killed her with a Redhead Kronic.

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Old 12-05-2017, 09:02 PM   #90
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I was 9 with a 22-250 me and my dad built.
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Old 12-05-2017, 09:03 PM   #91
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In December of 1995, three minutes apart I shot a doe and a slick six with my trusty Winchester featherweight .243.
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Old 12-05-2017, 09:05 PM   #92
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.222 when I was 5


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Old 12-05-2017, 09:13 PM   #93
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Old 12-05-2017, 09:19 PM   #94
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Remington Mohawk .222
Spike
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Old 12-05-2017, 09:21 PM   #95
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1903 A3 Springfield 30.06. 11 yrs old back in the 60s.
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Old 12-05-2017, 09:21 PM   #96
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Remington 700 in 222. I love that gun. Still Dad's, but I'll be inheriting that gun for sure.

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Old 12-05-2017, 09:29 PM   #97
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A Winchester Model 70 in 30/06 in 1965 near Willow City in Gillespie County.
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Old 12-05-2017, 09:34 PM   #98
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Pretty sure it was a Sako .243 pre Garcia blonde stock beautiful rifle but it could have been a Sako .244 or .222 lol.

Everyone who was there that morning in 1963 is gone now so I can't ask them. I do remember it was a doe and I was 6 years old but my Dad had so many rifles and we shot most of them pretty regularly, well I've just forgotten which rifle it was.

First deer with a bow was with a Browning Nomad 50# recurve, it was doe in 72 or 73.
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Old 12-05-2017, 09:36 PM   #99
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Killed my first with a Remington model 700 222 when I was 12.
My daughter(now 14) also killed her first deer/buck when she 8 with the same gun that I used.

That gun means a lot to me. Itís stacked up a lot of critters over the years since I first got it.
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Old 12-05-2017, 09:38 PM   #100
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243. Mule deer buck.


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