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Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 10-18-2017, 09:02 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 15,601
Posted By dadams
Hunting the border of Pittsburg and Latimer...

Hunting the border of Pittsburg and Latimer counties and the mature bucks are chasing hard. We have seen at least two each day chasing hard since Sunday. This is the earliest we have ever seen...
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 09-06-2017, 05:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 949
Posted By dadams
Durana is very drought resistant and a persistent...

Durana is very drought resistant and a persistent perennial. We plant it in far southeast OK with great success. It will probably be your best choice for a perennial. We plant it in the fall with...
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 06-10-2017, 09:33 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,582
Posted By dadams
36 tons since Jan 1st

36 tons since Jan 1st
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-23-2017, 08:16 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,702
Posted By dadams
Looks like there is a camera on the fence post...

Looks like there is a camera on the fence post behind the feeder, that should solve the mystery.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-20-2016, 06:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 903
Posted By dadams
We had a bunch of Superior Fiberglass blinds. ...

We had a bunch of Superior Fiberglass blinds. The wood in the floors of all of them rotted quickly. We tried a few different things but finally settled on a piece of 3/4" treated plywood under the...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-10-2016, 09:57 AM
Replies: 255
Views: 11,700
Posted By dadams
I agree. Sad to see that you have to scroll past...

I agree. Sad to see that you have to scroll past a thread about Beyoncé and how many pounds of Tanerrite to blow up a house before you can find anything to do with bow hunting on a site called...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-10-2016, 08:41 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 6,526
Posted By dadams
Ramcats are more forgiving than the Exodus will...

Ramcats are more forgiving than the Exodus will fly better at distance. They cut a bigger diameter hole. The Exodus are a more durable design, fly very well for any reasonable hunting distance. I...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-10-2016, 08:33 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,600
Posted By dadams
Not in my opinion if both are hunting. I take...

Not in my opinion if both are hunting. I take kids hunting in mine, but they are hunting and I'm just guiding. It would be real tight if two adults are going to hunt hogs out of one.
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 01-28-2016, 09:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,938
Posted By dadams
1.5" Ramcats, 1-1/4" Grizz Tricks for deer. I too...

1.5" Ramcats, 1-1/4" Grizz Tricks for deer. I too like a large cutting diameter for deer. Quick kills and short blood trails. I shoot a 525 grain arrow at 280 FPS. I also love the 125 grain 1-1/4"...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 01-14-2016, 05:30 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,495
Posted By dadams
The stock string leeches would not count against...

The stock string leeches would not count against the IBO rating, neither would the speed nocks on the string. If they come with the bow from the manufacturer the IBO they advertise is calculated...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 01-14-2016, 09:44 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,495
Posted By dadams
You make adjustments for the weight on the...

You make adjustments for the weight on the string, draw length, draw weight. I ran the numbers you posted through the calculator on archerycalculator.com and assumed you had a peep and d-loop on the...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 01-14-2016, 07:53 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,495
Posted By dadams
Looking forward to your results. A number of...

Looking forward to your results. A number of guys have been reporting only a 3-4 FPS improvement for the Impulse 31 and 34 over the E32 and E35. If that is the case it is not worth giving up 1" of...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 01-11-2016, 05:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,337
Posted By dadams
Have you shot it through a chrono? Would be...

Have you shot it through a chrono? Would be interested to see what speed these are getting.
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 01-09-2016, 10:43 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,495
Posted By dadams
Not bad, calculates out to 330 IBO assuming 20...

Not bad, calculates out to 330 IBO assuming 20 grains on the string.
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-08-2016, 09:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,047
Posted By dadams
PM sent

PM sent
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 01-03-2016, 09:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,020
Posted By dadams
With a drill you can plant them at 50# per acre. ...

With a drill you can plant them at 50# per acre. We plant about 100 acres of them each year for the last 6-7 years. Like any crop success depends on weather. They are very hardy but need...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 01-03-2016, 10:45 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,981
Posted By dadams
Tim is not indexing with a RAM or other machine. ...

Tim is not indexing with a RAM or other machine. He is doing it by shooting and indexing his nocks like I said. I thought the OP's post was referencing spine indexing mechanically. As to Dorges...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 01-03-2016, 07:25 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,981
Posted By dadams
Dorge with Firenock and Tim Gilingham both say it...

Dorge with Firenock and Tim Gilingham both say it is a waste of time. I could spend the rest of my life testing arrows and not have half of their experience. Dorge says shooting bare shafts and...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 01-02-2016, 09:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,643
Posted By dadams
I use Carnivores, both 250's with 70 grain...

I use Carnivores, both 250's with 70 grain inserts and 300's with 50 grain inserts depending on which bow I'm using. 125 grain fixed broadheads, 30-5/8" carbon to carbon. I have taken 15 or so deer...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 12-29-2015, 08:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,987
Posted By dadams
You may need to shim it. I would have someone...

You may need to shim it. I would have someone else shoot it first just on the slim chance it is a grip issue. Don't hesitate calling Elite. They are very helpful and may just have you send it back...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 12-27-2015, 05:32 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,773
Posted By dadams
The Synergy is a smooth drawing bow. Why not...

The Synergy is a smooth drawing bow. Why not look at it another way. You could get an Obsession Def-Con M6 that when set at 50# will launch an arrow as fast as the Synergy at 65#. The Obsession at...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 11-10-2015, 05:51 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,118
Posted By dadams
Any chance the head was not on tight? Did you...

Any chance the head was not on tight? Did you cinch it down with a BH wrench? I have shot 3 deer with 100 grain Black Hornets this year. Two bucks that field dressed about 160 and a doe. All three...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 11-09-2015, 04:38 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,169
Posted By dadams
Adding Firenocks adds 18 grains of weight but...

Adding Firenocks adds 18 grains of weight but reduces FOC from 15.7 to 13.4 with Black Eagle Zombie Slayers, 300 spine, 50 grain inserts, and 125 grain heads. I want the lighted nock so I hope the...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 11-08-2015, 08:53 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,169
Posted By dadams
So what is better, a 475 grain arrow with a...

So what is better, a 475 grain arrow with a 15-16% FOC or a 575 grain arrow with a 12-13% FOC? Does FOC really make up for the lower momentum a the lighter arrow would have, or will penetration...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 11-08-2015, 08:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,118
Posted By dadams
If you damage a Magnus they will replace it free....

If you damage a Magnus they will replace it free. I like the Black Hornets. They fly great, are sharp, durable, penetrate great and make big holes. Easily resharpened and if you hit a rock or...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 11-08-2015, 08:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,006
Posted By dadams
Firenock are the best but pricey.

Firenock are the best but pricey.
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 10-30-2015, 07:06 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,720
Posted By dadams
Anarchy 1-1/2". Very accurste, durable, great...

Anarchy 1-1/2". Very accurste, durable, great penetration, and they make a big hole on the way in and out. I was skeptical that a 2 blade head could do a much damage as a Magnus Black Hornet or a...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 06-21-2013, 07:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 628
Posted By dadams
I have had a burris on my my contender for over...

I have had a burris on my my contender for over 20 years and it has never let me down.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 06-21-2013, 07:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 930
Posted By dadams
Very nice group at 750 yards. Looks like you...

Very nice group at 750 yards. Looks like you found "the load".
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 06-21-2013, 07:53 PM
Replies: 4,636
Views: 485,499
Posted By dadams
Just took delivery of a D'Arcy Echols Legend in...

Just took delivery of a D'Arcy Echols Legend in 404 Jeffery. I'll pic up as soon as I get to the range.
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 06-21-2013, 07:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,500
Posted By dadams
He should be great this fall. Off to a very...

He should be great this fall. Off to a very strong start.
Forum: Photography 06-21-2013, 07:47 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,674
Posted By dadams
Colors and contrast look very nice, good work.

Colors and contrast look very nice, good work.
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-21-2013, 07:44 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,448
Posted By dadams
Congrats, we need the details!

Congrats, we need the details!
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-21-2013, 07:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,826
Posted By dadams
When they finally update the F450 I will be a...

When they finally update the F450 I will be a buyer. Current model needs updated.
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-21-2013, 07:37 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,176
Posted By dadams
Another vote for the Swaro El's. Great glass and...

Another vote for the Swaro El's. Great glass and a solid range finder.
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-21-2013, 07:35 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,852
Posted By dadams
If you put granite in you will never regret it....

If you put granite in you will never regret it. Shop around and you can find it at competitive prices.
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-21-2013, 07:32 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,282
Posted By dadams
Have always used Stihl. Never changed because...

Have always used Stihl. Never changed because they work so well.
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-21-2013, 07:25 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 11,734
Posted By dadams
The Timer just works, good deal here!

The Timer just works, good deal here!
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-21-2013, 07:22 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,264
Posted By dadams
Not an easy thing to do but you made the right...

Not an easy thing to do but you made the right decision
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 06-21-2013, 07:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,166
Posted By dadams
I use a Fletch Hunter release. Has worked for me...

I use a Fletch Hunter release. Has worked for me for the last 20 years.
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-21-2013, 08:38 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,305
Posted By dadams
Should be very stout, a useful design.

Should be very stout, a useful design.
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-21-2013, 08:36 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 11,734
Posted By dadams
I was all set to try them until I read this...

I was all set to try them until I read this thread.
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 06-21-2013, 08:35 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,425
Posted By dadams
Worth a try! Thanks.

Worth a try! Thanks.
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 06-21-2013, 08:31 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,504
Posted By dadams
Any pics of it with the windows?

Any pics of it with the windows?
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 06-21-2013, 08:28 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,021
Posted By dadams
They will likely chew the side. I had a plastic...

They will likely chew the side. I had a plastic feeder out for a few years with no problem. One squirrel figured it out and it was all over.
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-21-2013, 08:23 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,595
Posted By dadams
I tried melatonin but I could not tell any...

I tried melatonin but I could not tell any difference when taking it.
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-21-2013, 08:04 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,764
Posted By dadams
One of the small Kubota TLB's would be worth...

One of the small Kubota TLB's would be worth looking into. You could use it for lots of other work and the resale value is very good.
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 06-21-2013, 07:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,073
Posted By dadams
Lot's of potential there.

Lot's of potential there.
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 06-21-2013, 07:55 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,736
Posted By dadams
My guess is 4. I'd let him grow another year.

My guess is 4. I'd let him grow another year.
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-19-2013, 11:33 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,398
Posted By dadams
Sambo, I a just a little ahead of you in this...

Sambo, I a just a little ahead of you in this process. I am 6'1" and in early April I weighed 290. This morning I am down to 248. I use a treadmill for 45 minutes in the morning and count...
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