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Forum: Equipment and Tuning 09-27-2018, 10:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 535
Posted By dadams
I have a Wicked Edge sharpener that I really...

I have a Wicked Edge sharpener that I really like. It is pricey but high quality.
Not a lot of good options for the thin mechanical blades out there.
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 09-25-2018, 08:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 535
Posted By dadams
I bought some but have not tried them on game...

I bought some but have not tried them on game yet. My only complaint is that like so many other broadheads these days they were rather dull and required sharpening before I would use them on a hunt....
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-22-2018, 08:17 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 566
Posted By dadams
Early Outdoors. They make an all aluminum road...

Early Outdoors. They make an all aluminum road feeder. Much lighter than steel which is a big advantage when used on UTV’s
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 09-22-2018, 08:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 655
Posted By dadams
But the Kudu points do not look anything like a...

But the Kudu points do not look anything like a “Kudu” what tha....?
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 08-27-2018, 10:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,103
Posted By dadams
If you don’t have the components you need for...

If you don’t have the components you need for your testing Firenock has exactly what you are looking for.
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 08-25-2018, 10:35 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,103
Posted By dadams
Check out Firenock’s aero concept inserts and...

Check out Firenock’s aero concept inserts and carbon tubes.
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 08-17-2018, 05:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 564
Posted By dadams
Agree, this works super. Have been using it for...

Agree, this works super. Have been using it for 3 years and have never lost an insert. Bob Smith also makes the same stuff
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 08-16-2018, 09:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 650
Posted By dadams
Kwikee Hi 5 works great with the 1-1/2” Ramcat.

Kwikee Hi 5 works great with the 1-1/2” Ramcat.
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 08-07-2018, 11:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 865
Posted By dadams
If your Broadheads are hitting left of field...

If your Broadheads are hitting left of field point you need to move your rest to the left toward the Broadheads. Just move it a little bit. Since you are only off 1” at 20 yards you should be able...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 07-19-2018, 07:47 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,087
Posted By dadams
I had a pack of Grizz Tricks that the ferrules...

I had a pack of Grizz Tricks that the ferrules were not quite right and would do the same thing. It did not matter what arrow or insert you would put them on, the blades would not tighten up. Use...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 06-20-2018, 06:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 355
Posted By dadams
Firenocks will work perfectly.

Firenocks will work perfectly.
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 10-18-2017, 09:02 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 16,466
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: 1,173
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: 2,651
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: 1,760
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: 919
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: 11,775
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: 6,885
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: 4,884
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: 3,162
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: 4,933
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: 4,933
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: 4,933
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: 1,383
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: 4,933
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: 2,087
Posted By dadams
PM sent

PM sent
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 01-03-2016, 09:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,070
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: 2,125
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: 2,125
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: 1,740
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: 2,303
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: 4,252
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: 1,147
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: 2,244
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: 2,244
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: 1,147
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: 1,037
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: 1,781
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: 635
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: 941
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: 4,720
Views: 507,255
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: 1,518
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: 4,686
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: 2,464
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: 2,884
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: 1,186
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: 3,882
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: 4,320
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: 11,761
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: 1,275
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
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