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Forum: Traditional 08-14-2018, 06:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 311
Posted By Trumpkin
Confession time. I shot this the other day and...

Confession time. I shot this the other day and was too embarrassed to post it. It was bad. Too bad. Horrible, even.
Forum: Traditional 08-13-2018, 10:42 PM
Replies: 565
Views: 20,083
Posted By Trumpkin
Dang... You guys don't take a break from wearing...

Dang... You guys don't take a break from wearing out the critters! I'm gonna have to get after something soon to catch up!
Forum: Traditional 08-07-2018, 06:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 406
Posted By Trumpkin
What are you waiting for? There's at least one...

What are you waiting for? There's at least one take down on his homepage right now! Price will go up every couple years, you know...

:D
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-07-2018, 06:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 579
Posted By Trumpkin
Now the counter point to that would be a Lin Rhea...

Now the counter point to that would be a Lin Rhea Bowie...

http://rheaknives.com/knife-gallery/

No clue what one of those puppies would cost.
Forum: Traditional 08-07-2018, 06:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 406
Posted By Trumpkin
My Bowyer Rocks!

Dan Toelke is awesome! I came home to an email asking me to call him. Well, as soon as I saw that email I called Dan up, wondering what in the heck was going on.

Turns out he saw a thread on trad...
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-07-2018, 05:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 579
Posted By Trumpkin
Pretty sure guides get lots of knives as gifts....

Pretty sure guides get lots of knives as gifts. He probably can use that same money in the form of a prepaid credit card more. Not to be rude or anything, just a fact of life. Guides in fishing and...
Forum: Traditional 08-05-2018, 07:37 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 19,933
Posted By Trumpkin
I hope y'all don't mind a young guy posting one...

I hope y'all don't mind a young guy posting one up. If you're on TG you may remember this one...

My Broken Heart Montana Bull

Elk. The word compels my mind to visit snow dusted saddles amidst...
Forum: Traditional 08-05-2018, 01:25 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 2,521
Posted By Trumpkin
Rick, you have this all wrong! You need to roster...

Rick, you have this all wrong! You need to roster at least two young bucks to do all your meat packing for you. Let them run themselves ragged going steep and deep, while you saunter into a nice...
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-04-2018, 08:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 322
Posted By Trumpkin
Pipe Smokers, Post em Up!

Anyone else on here smoke a tobacco pipe? I came by it honestly, as my brother makes a living crafting and selling them! Naturally I own a couple of his.

https://i.imgur.com/EauW8dBl.jpg

Mine...
Forum: Traditional 08-01-2018, 06:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 792
Posted By Trumpkin
If the bowyer helped you're probably on the right...

If the bowyer helped you're probably on the right track.;)b
Forum: Traditional 07-30-2018, 06:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 375
Posted By Trumpkin
I don't think I'll make it... too many projects...

I don't think I'll make it... too many projects to get done by October.
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-29-2018, 09:26 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,342
Posted By Trumpkin
Can you catch them with a flyrod from the beach?

Can you catch them with a flyrod from the beach?
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-28-2018, 02:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 170
Posted By Trumpkin
If you hit the offside leg bone that can happen.

If you hit the offside leg bone that can happen.
Forum: Traditional 07-28-2018, 12:51 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 897
Posted By Trumpkin
Well, most folks are probably still shooting. The...

Well, most folks are probably still shooting. The course is/was a great setup! I had a blast, and even shot halfway decent. I was expecting a train wreck, but I walked away with all my arrows intact!
Forum: Traditional 07-27-2018, 09:29 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 897
Posted By Trumpkin
This'll be interesting. I hit a major slump this...

This'll be interesting. I hit a major slump this week, and didn't really shoot my way out of it yet...

We may need a metal detector on the course!
Forum: Traditional 07-26-2018, 10:31 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 5,239
Posted By Trumpkin
Man... I'm curious to see what my Toelke (64lbs @...

Man... I'm curious to see what my Toelke (64lbs @ 33") with 675 grains and Tree sharks would do to one of these drums. I don't have a 20 yard range though, so I probably won't get around to shooting...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-26-2018, 06:52 AM
Replies: 318
Views: 8,821
Posted By Trumpkin
Ooooooh!!!! I want a pair of the B2's pretty...

Ooooooh!!!! I want a pair of the B2's pretty badly! Did you get a tripod to mount those on?
Forum: Traditional 07-25-2018, 09:37 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 897
Posted By Trumpkin
I'll vouch for the honey! It's good stuff! We...

I'll vouch for the honey! It's good stuff! We aren't going through ours fast enough or I'd be buying more on Saturday.
Forum: Traditional 07-24-2018, 10:01 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 897
Posted By Trumpkin
Hoping/planning to be there Saturday morning.

Hoping/planning to be there Saturday morning.
Forum: Traditional 07-21-2018, 12:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 412
Posted By Trumpkin
Standard Zwickey inserts are only 30-40 grains I...

Standard Zwickey inserts are only 30-40 grains I think. Definitely can get 100 grain steel adapters. Check Braveheart Archery if 3Rivers doesn't have them.
Forum: Traditional 07-21-2018, 11:41 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 412
Posted By Trumpkin
I goofed up. Said to build out the side plate,...

I goofed up. Said to build out the side plate, but if your arrows are too stiff, you need to go the other direction.
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-21-2018, 12:32 AM
Replies: 318
Views: 8,821
Posted By Trumpkin
I actually don't know. I used to use chili powder...

I actually don't know. I used to use chili powder before finding a lot of Alaska guys swearing by citric acid for long waits on the gravel bar after early success. I'm honestly giving you a tip that...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-19-2018, 09:35 PM
Replies: 318
Views: 8,821
Posted By Trumpkin
Get some Citric acid, for after the kill. You mix...

Get some Citric acid, for after the kill. You mix it with water, and spray down your quarters to keep flies off it, and inhibit bacterial growth. The acid lowers the pH balance of the meat surface,...
Forum: Traditional 07-19-2018, 05:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 422
Posted By Trumpkin
Hey Rick! Looks great, any ideas why it impacted...

Hey Rick! Looks great, any ideas why it impacted your left/right tune so much?
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-19-2018, 05:01 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,411
Posted By Trumpkin
I'd prefer a lighter base layer unless you plan...

I'd prefer a lighter base layer unless you plan on jungle warfare. But the texture and pattern is great!
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-14-2018, 11:56 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 968
Posted By Trumpkin
Thanks for the help everyone! It may be a month...

Thanks for the help everyone! It may be a month or two before I can make it all happen. But I will post pictures when I track one down!
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 07-14-2018, 11:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 689
Posted By Trumpkin
Go to a pet store. Find the plastic tubing they...

Go to a pet store. Find the plastic tubing they sell for water pumps on fish tanks, and get one with a diameter that will barely fit down the inside of your arrows. Buy enough to shove full length...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-13-2018, 07:14 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 968
Posted By Trumpkin
Good looking pup! Love the action photo as well. ...

Good looking pup! Love the action photo as well.


I'd prefer less mini, like 20-30 lb size. But smaller will work in a pinch. I was about ready to cave on a shih tzu before this conversation came...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-12-2018, 10:19 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 968
Posted By Trumpkin
Sorry folks, under the wife's watchful eye...

Sorry folks, under the wife's watchful eye tonight. Appreciate the responses, will try to get back to this tomorrow. Keep em coming!
Forum: Traditional 07-12-2018, 06:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 389
Posted By Trumpkin
oh... now I'm second guessing myself a bit?...

oh... now I'm second guessing myself a bit? Tuning always makes my head fuzzy. But I stand by what I said, bareshafts consistently flying straight is all that matters.
Forum: Traditional 07-12-2018, 06:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 389
Posted By Trumpkin
p.s. Easton Axis shafts can be found in a 34"...

p.s. Easton Axis shafts can be found in a 34" .260 spine if you decide to go way up in weight.
Forum: Traditional 07-12-2018, 06:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 389
Posted By Trumpkin
It sounds like your bow is cut well past center....

It sounds like your bow is cut well past center. That can have a major (and unpredictable) effect on tuning. But the proof is in the pudding, so to speak, and if they bare shaft well, you're good to...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-12-2018, 06:40 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 968
Posted By Trumpkin
Help finding Mini Aussie Puppy

I want to surprise my wife with a puppy. Been fighting off the begging for a purse sized dog for a long time. She met a mini Australian shepherd the other day and liked it enough that I need to act...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-30-2018, 11:26 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 911
Posted By Trumpkin
Definitely in Travis county. I've seen tracks on...

Definitely in Travis county. I've seen tracks on the river bank of the Colorado while kayaking just east of 183.
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-24-2018, 09:05 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,414
Posted By Trumpkin
So many awesome photos and animals! GoneHuntin,...

So many awesome photos and animals! GoneHuntin, those blacktails are all studs!
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-23-2018, 08:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 348
Posted By Trumpkin
Thanks for the recommendations everyone. I have a...

Thanks for the recommendations everyone. I have a line on some ply in Houston now.


Yes, fir ply is very poor quality these days. I want Okoume though, not fir. It will be sheathed in glass, and...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-23-2018, 04:42 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,414
Posted By Trumpkin
Phillip, that's a beautiful pronghorn! Did you...

Phillip, that's a beautiful pronghorn! Did you spot and stalk, or hunt from a blind?
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-23-2018, 03:50 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,414
Posted By Trumpkin
It was public through a block management program...

It was public through a block management program in Montana. The land changed hands a year later, and was removed from the program, then heavily posted with No Trespassing signs. My old hunting buddy...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-23-2018, 10:57 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,414
Posted By Trumpkin
My first bull elk...

https://i.imgur.com/5dJhMlDl.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/T3pwc3Gl.jpg
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-23-2018, 10:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 348
Posted By Trumpkin
Boat builders? Sourcing Marine Grade Plywood

Hey guys,

anyone on the green screen build small craft using Okoume plywood? I'm trying to track down a Texas source of Joubert or Bruynzeel BS1088 marine grade plywood.

I'd rather not order...
Forum: Traditional 06-23-2018, 08:30 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,508
Posted By Trumpkin
Hahaha! That's awesome! Wish I could have joined...

Hahaha! That's awesome! Wish I could have joined you guys. Maybe next time.
Forum: Traditional 06-21-2018, 07:07 AM
Replies: 565
Views: 20,083
Posted By Trumpkin
Never mind then. You're no longer my hero. Bisch...

Never mind then. You're no longer my hero. Bisch is at the top of the list now. :D

p.s. got that tab in the mail yesterday. It looks great!
Forum: Traditional 06-20-2018, 09:15 PM
Replies: 565
Views: 20,083
Posted By Trumpkin
Great shooting Rick!

Great shooting Rick!
Forum: Traditional 06-17-2018, 08:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 688
Posted By Trumpkin
He blew out his bicep a couple days ago. Not sure...

He blew out his bicep a couple days ago. Not sure if he's got a shot in mind.
Forum: Traditional 06-16-2018, 10:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,056
Posted By Trumpkin
Oh yeah, and I just finished ordering a fancy tab...

Oh yeah, and I just finished ordering a fancy tab from Rick so that I can be cool like him!
Forum: Traditional 06-16-2018, 10:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,056
Posted By Trumpkin
Dead In Here...

been shooting regularly though! Felt like this week was the first time that everything I've been working on the past year and a half all clicked at the same time, for multiple shots in a row. Now...
Forum: Traditional 06-15-2018, 06:53 PM
Replies: 565
Views: 20,083
Posted By Trumpkin
Lions and Tigers and Bears, oh my! Y'all are a...

Lions and Tigers and Bears, oh my! Y'all are a bunch of killing machines! Way to go everyone.
Forum: Traditional 05-18-2018, 06:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,192
Posted By Trumpkin
Those look sharp! Or maybe it's just the tight...

Those look sharp! Or maybe it's just the tight group...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-14-2018, 07:25 PM
Replies: 1,418
Views: 71,143
Posted By Trumpkin
Hey! That was me! I guess I should have moved on...

Hey! That was me! I guess I should have moved on to another spot when you left. Sounds like you at least got into something. I didn't know enough to know where to try next though. And I'll be honest,...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-13-2018, 04:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 199
Posted By Trumpkin
That's runoff time. Any river or stream is going...

That's runoff time. Any river or stream is going to be a mess. Grab a map and head to West Rosebud lake, it's in a canyon at the base of the Beartooths, maybe an hour from Redlodge. Fish are...
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