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Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 10:54 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,483
Posted By splitfinger
Looks like Sam Rayburn on a Saturday afternoon.

Looks like Sam Rayburn on a Saturday afternoon.
Forum: Traditional 12-13-2017, 10:08 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,423
Posted By splitfinger
Nicely done. Congrats.

Nicely done. Congrats.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-12-2017, 07:15 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,863
Posted By splitfinger
How much hand corn do you place? 1 pound? 5...

How much hand corn do you place? 1 pound? 5 pounds? 500 pounds? Is more better?
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-12-2017, 07:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 655
Posted By splitfinger
Question...When you say "Hand Corn" how much do...

Question...When you say "Hand Corn" how much do you throw? 1 pound? 5 pounds? A full bag? I am having the same issues and have placed a couple of small pull up feeders in the thicket but they...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-12-2017, 10:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 494
Posted By splitfinger
Bring me my Brown Wet Suit comes to mind.

Bring me my Brown Wet Suit comes to mind.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-12-2017, 10:04 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 3,735
Posted By splitfinger
I'm 68 and believe me, I feel most young adults...

I'm 68 and believe me, I feel most young adults haven't been taught to respect older (not old) people. I was taught from a very early age to say Yes Sir, No Sir, Yes Mame and No Mame and I continue...
Forum: Traditional 12-12-2017, 09:57 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,230
Posted By splitfinger
No to take away from your thread but does anyone...

No to take away from your thread but does anyone know where Brian and Deb are? I know Brian had some severe health issues and haven't heard from them in a while. Great people and I didn't know they...
Forum: Traditional 12-12-2017, 09:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 254
Posted By splitfinger
500 Spine arrows cut to 29" and 100 grain insert...

500 Spine arrows cut to 29" and 100 grain insert up front with a 150 - 165 grain 2 blade scary sharp broadhead should do it for ya. As far as fletching, I would go with either 3 x 5" or 5 1/2" with...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-11-2017, 10:26 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,342
Posted By splitfinger
I posted this back in May and while it was not...

I posted this back in May and while it was not during a hunt, it was hunt related.

I had a Gametamer hung onto a small live oak tree for about 3 years and the tree started to grow around the stand...
Forum: Traditional 12-11-2017, 10:01 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 886
Posted By splitfinger
How about Trad Beau Sweetin? Just make...

How about Trad Beau Sweetin?

Just make sure the name you place on him will be something you wouldn't mind having. I've seen kids with names that are hard to live with before.

Doug
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-08-2017, 11:29 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 905
Posted By splitfinger
Nice rig. Two things to know if you are a first...

Nice rig. Two things to know if you are a first time boat owner:

1. The best two days of a boat owner's life is 1. The day you buy it and 2. The day you sell it.
2. BOAT is an acronym for B reak...
Forum: Traditional 12-08-2017, 11:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 419
Posted By splitfinger
Nicely said. I've been hooked on Trad since 1991...

Nicely said. I've been hooked on Trad since 1991 and still don't have everything figured out. That for me, is part of the journey.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-06-2017, 10:05 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,855
Posted By splitfinger
Outstanding. I know the feeling, as my 14 year...

Outstanding. I know the feeling, as my 14 year old Granddaughter got her first buck this year also. Nothing better.
Forum: Traditional 12-06-2017, 09:50 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,167
Posted By splitfinger
And I thought my season was tough. :D :D

And I thought my season was tough. :D :D
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-05-2017, 10:34 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,306
Posted By splitfinger
Very nice buck. Scores don't matter.

Very nice buck. Scores don't matter.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-05-2017, 10:32 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,827
Posted By splitfinger
I'm on that team as well. Haven't even come...

I'm on that team as well. Haven't even come close to a shot all year. Good luck. Hope yours turns around for ya.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-05-2017, 10:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 140
Posted By splitfinger
If you go the "New" route, look at Harbor...

If you go the "New" route, look at Harbor Freight. Saw one on sale recently.
Forum: Traditional 12-05-2017, 10:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 761
Posted By splitfinger
I was going to shoot one behind the house at the...

I was going to shoot one behind the house at the moon but I figured it would hit a deer and be the only shot I had all year. :D :D
Forum: Traditional 12-04-2017, 11:00 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,251
Posted By splitfinger
Sorry for your miss and yes, they are quick. My...

Sorry for your miss and yes, they are quick. My first longbow was a Black Widow LAG back in the 90's which launched a POC shaft about 160 fps. After 5 high misses I concentrated on the elbow and...
Forum: Traditional 12-04-2017, 10:56 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 948
Posted By splitfinger
Wow! I hope you bought a lottery ticket that...

Wow! I hope you bought a lottery ticket that afternoon. Awesome job on the entire post. Congrats.

Doug
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-01-2017, 10:08 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,388
Posted By splitfinger
Here's one that's been around a while and a buddy...

Here's one that's been around a while and a buddy said it happened in his area a few years ago. A tough way to die for sure.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-01-2017, 10:00 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,329
Posted By splitfinger
Over the past 30 years, I bought 100 acres next...

Over the past 30 years, I bought 100 acres next to my home on the Angelina River Bottom about 4 miles South of Lake Sam Rayburn Dam. The Southern boundary is the Angelina National Forest with full...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-01-2017, 09:40 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,938
Posted By splitfinger
Deer are amazing animals for sure. I can't say...

Deer are amazing animals for sure. I can't say what caused his condition but I did see a pic a while back of a buck that had lost both of his rear hoofs at the ankle and was walking on pure exposed...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-30-2017, 10:02 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,419
Posted By splitfinger
I guess me hunting and not seeing anything is...

I guess me hunting and not seeing anything is small compared to your hunt. Funny story and great write-up.
Forum: Traditional 11-27-2017, 08:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 732
Posted By splitfinger
Sorry you didn’t connect Phillip. It took me 3...

Sorry you didn’t connect Phillip. It took me 3 attempts before I got mine last year. Keep at it and you will score. Best of luck in 2018.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-27-2017, 12:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 535
Posted By splitfinger
I have a Henry pump action .22 I would sell you. ...

I have a Henry pump action .22 I would sell you. It looks brand new and I only fired it once to ensure functionality. I bought it from a fellow TBH'er last year but really don't need it. PM me if...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-27-2017, 12:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,011
Posted By splitfinger
Several years ago I shot my best buck ever on...

Several years ago I shot my best buck ever on Sept. 29 (opening day) however, I managed to hit him square in the shoulder blade with only about 2" of penetration. I found the arrow (broken off at...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-25-2017, 11:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 484
Posted By splitfinger
I'm with Mr. Whiskers. I believe you are trying...

I'm with Mr. Whiskers. I believe you are trying to look at the arrow in flight and as a result, you will shoot low and right (assuming you are right handed). Focus on your spot until the arrow hits.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-25-2017, 11:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,054
Posted By splitfinger
Had one stop like that years ago and put an arrow...

Had one stop like that years ago and put an arrow thru the lungs.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-25-2017, 11:16 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 3,536
Posted By splitfinger
I live/hunt on my own property and 99% of it is...

I live/hunt on my own property and 99% of it is alone. Been through the lease thing and never liked it. My wife has to assist with taking care of her mom every other week so I am alone 1/2 the time...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-23-2017, 08:00 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,463
Posted By splitfinger
I would wear it with pride: Doug Key US...

I would wear it with pride:

Doug Key
US Army 1969-1971
11 1/2 Months in CanTho Republic of VietNam

Thank you for such a generous offer.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-23-2017, 07:51 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,750
Posted By splitfinger
Great Buck. Did you pierce his ear first? :D :D

Great Buck. Did you pierce his ear first? :D :D
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-21-2017, 12:33 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 564
Posted By splitfinger
Granddaughter's First Buck

My Lovely Granddaughter got her first buck on Saturday. I bought a Savage .223 from a fellow TBH'er on Thursday, sighted it in with a new scope on Friday and she shot her buck at 150 yds., shooting...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-21-2017, 10:12 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,304
Posted By splitfinger
Most likely had doe in heat on his boots. Buck...

Most likely had doe in heat on his boots. Buck was brain dead for sure.
Forum: Traditional 11-21-2017, 10:03 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,740
Posted By splitfinger
Congrats on a great buck. Enjoyed you write-up...

Congrats on a great buck. Enjoyed you write-up too.

Doug
Forum: Traditional 11-14-2017, 10:41 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,346
Posted By splitfinger
Here are a few at my Outpost Feeder. I think...

Here are a few at my Outpost Feeder. I think they like it.
Forum: Traditional 11-14-2017, 10:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 471
Posted By splitfinger
Mind and Muscle control.

Mind and Muscle control.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-09-2017, 03:30 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,299
Posted By splitfinger
Just a way of life over here. I've got 100 acres...

Just a way of life over here. I've got 100 acres of my own and it borders the Angelina NF. Unfortunately, I have run several off from crossing my property to get to the NF. They don't care about...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-08-2017, 10:13 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 2,835
Posted By splitfinger
NW Jasper Co. and hunt behind the house. Hunt is...

NW Jasper Co. and hunt behind the house. Hunt is the object word, as I don't kill much but time.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-07-2017, 04:14 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 747
Posted By splitfinger
I had a persistent cough for years and found out...

I had a persistent cough for years and found out it was one of my meds. I recalled my Dad using Peppermint Schnaaps (Sp?) in a small bottle and taking just a taste of it whenever he was going to...
Forum: Traditional 11-06-2017, 06:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,566
Posted By splitfinger
Good luck on your spot in East Texas. I posted...

Good luck on your spot in East Texas. I posted this on another thread but look at the Outpost Feeder www.outpostfeeder.com I have one and it holds a little over 20 pounds of corn and can feed up to...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-06-2017, 10:59 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,424
Posted By splitfinger
Gotta pay for the flood damage some how. Just...

Gotta pay for the flood damage some how. Just sayin...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-02-2017, 10:51 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,749
Posted By splitfinger
Wait whaaaaa???

Wait whaaaaa???
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-02-2017, 10:37 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 963
Posted By splitfinger
Nice buck. A real "Fatty".

Nice buck. A real "Fatty".
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-02-2017, 10:29 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,374
Posted By splitfinger
For a small feeder, you might look at the Outpost...

For a small feeder, you might look at the Outpost Feeder. www.outpostfeeder.com It is a spin type feeder that holds about 20-25 pounds of corn, can be carried in/out with it's own storage bag, is...
Forum: Traditional 11-01-2017, 09:03 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,076
Posted By splitfinger
I can't pronounce it nor know the meaning of it. ...

I can't pronounce it nor know the meaning of it. I just assume it means rotation to some degree.

Doug
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-31-2017, 12:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,645
Posted By splitfinger
I understand the Investigating Officer writes his...

I understand the Investigating Officer writes his report and the DA decides whether or not to issue a citation based on the report. Had a hydroplane accident about 10 years ago which totaled my...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-31-2017, 12:02 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,281
Posted By splitfinger
Great shot and what a beast. I'd hate to meet up...

Great shot and what a beast. I'd hate to meet up with him on the same trail in the dark. Bring me my Brown Pants comes to mind.

Doug Key
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-31-2017, 10:25 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,634
Posted By splitfinger
But how many meat eaters #2 smells like...

But how many meat eaters #2 smells like yesterday's chili bean and jalapeno burrito from Valero?
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-27-2017, 08:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 171
Posted By splitfinger
I sold one earlier this year imperfect condition...

I sold one earlier this year imperfect condition no liaded out for $500.00.
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