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Forum: Around the Campfire Today, 07:27 PM
Replies: 440
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Posted By dustoffer
Just checked in with my buddy in Gonzales county...

Just checked in with my buddy in Gonzales county and he trapped 8 more last week---giving us 243 since February.

TBH has 1464 total now.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) Today, 11:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,079
Posted By dustoffer
Back my first year of bow hunting at Ft. Rucker,...

Back my first year of bow hunting at Ft. Rucker, Alabama there was one doe that hung around the hospital and housing area that I saw a couple of times driving to work. Wasn't an area that could be...
Forum: Around the Campfire Today, 12:16 AM
Replies: 440
Views: 12,882
Posted By dustoffer
Got a pair tonight --1446 ...

Got a pair tonight --1446

https://i.imgur.com/sVxtohmm.jpg
Forum: Current Events - Politics and Such Yesterday, 05:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 404
Posted By dustoffer
Just go this --

Looks like something copied off social media, and likely is, but nevertheless, it is still so true!!!

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The typical U.S. household is...
Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 04:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 434
Posted By dustoffer
Too light for me---I shoot 525 gr setup ouf of 58...

Too light for me---I shoot 525 gr setup ouf of 58 lbs. And, due to the brushy nature of my lease, my shots are limited to 30 and under so trajectory isn't an issue.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-19-2019, 10:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 812
Posted By dustoffer
I don't "need" to kill a buck bad enough to leave...

I don't "need" to kill a buck bad enough to leave my bow at home---but that is just me. Do what makes you happy.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-19-2019, 10:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 831
Posted By dustoffer
For some reason, this is the outcome I expected...

For some reason, this is the outcome I expected when I read the title of the thread.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-19-2019, 08:39 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,371
Posted By dustoffer
Pulled cards the other day--5 cameras, and when I...

Pulled cards the other day--5 cameras, and when I got finished with #5 I only had 4 cards. So, knew I was OK at #3 so went back to #4 and found it on the ground beside the t-post.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-19-2019, 09:01 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 245
Posted By dustoffer
Corn Price Down A Bit

Bought 10 bags for $6.25/50 lbs yesterday, and that's down some .25 per bag from my last buy 3 weeks ago. This was at the Co-Op on north side of I-10 first exit west of the Guadalupe River in...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-19-2019, 08:55 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,504
Posted By dustoffer
Cow man on one of my hog hunting spots shot one...

Cow man on one of my hog hunting spots shot one couple of years back and I did an internet query about them. Seems there is a concentration of them in the San Marcos-Luling-Seguin-New Braunfels-San...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 10-18-2019, 10:39 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 579
Posted By dustoffer
I have the Ruger---only thing I've done is put in...

I have the Ruger---only thing I've done is put in an after market trigger. 8# was way too much.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-16-2019, 07:20 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,896
Posted By dustoffer
Trapped a boar with only one ear several years...

Trapped a boar with only one ear several years ago--but it did have an ear canal.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-15-2019, 11:44 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,495
Posted By dustoffer
Had one several years ago here and she...

Had one several years ago here and she disappeared. Then she -or one of her offspring was back this year.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-15-2019, 11:41 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,032
Posted By dustoffer
Glad you made the recovery but also glad you got...

Glad you made the recovery but also glad you got to do the field dressing work.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-15-2019, 10:09 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,118
Posted By dustoffer
For sure get one with a brake, and you can...

For sure get one with a brake, and you can double-pulley the cable to make it easier to raise, though it will take twice as many turns.

Also, if you don't have a winch w/brake and it slips out of...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-13-2019, 11:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 338
Posted By dustoffer
Does were still there when I called it a night at...

Does were still there when I called it a night at 11, so I'll check cams tomorrow and see if there is any pig activity If not, I'll move a mile down the road to my other spot---
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-13-2019, 11:26 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,132
Posted By dustoffer
Someone isn't doing the job---

Someone isn't doing the job---
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-13-2019, 10:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 338
Posted By dustoffer
��. Does r back

��. Does r back
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-13-2019, 08:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 338
Posted By dustoffer
Does we’re all alert and staring off to the east...

Does we’re all alert and staring off to the east and now have left the feeder, so maybe pigs?
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-13-2019, 08:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 338
Posted By dustoffer
Yep , could lose like that BCS team yesterday. 🥵

Yep , could lose like that BCS team yesterday. 🥵
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-13-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 338
Posted By dustoffer
Another Live Sit

Not a thing on TV worth watching so I figured gazing thru the thermal was the best choice for tonight. Reset the feeder for 8-9-10 so the free-loaders will have a good chance of hearing the dinner...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-13-2019, 04:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 643
Posted By dustoffer
Sassafras in Missouri at least, can have "left...

Sassafras in Missouri at least, can have "left thumb, right thumb, no thumb, and two thumb leaves"
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-13-2019, 04:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,340
Posted By dustoffer
Too "fat" for axis or wtd---got any blackbucks or...

Too "fat" for axis or wtd---got any blackbucks or aoudads in the area? Or, neighbor's goat/sheep?
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-11-2019, 10:42 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,197
Posted By dustoffer
Wide he is---congrats.

Wide he is---congrats.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-11-2019, 09:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 396
Posted By dustoffer
Devans—call Jason and let him pick your brain and...

Devans—call Jason and let him pick your brain and pick his. I went thru the same thing you are doing now. Bought an inexpensive NV scope to use hand-held and that wasn’t the answer. After my...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-11-2019, 06:51 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,185
Posted By dustoffer
That caliber is a ham-slamming one for sure. You...

That caliber is a ham-slamming one for sure. You can crank up some great handloads for that rifle as it will take far more pressure than the original actions--
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-11-2019, 01:02 PM
Replies: 440
Views: 12,882
Posted By dustoffer
How's this for a long-tailed hog? Buddy nailed...

How's this for a long-tailed hog? Buddy nailed it at his feeder

https://i.imgur.com/8S7Ra2Qm.png

1384
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-11-2019, 11:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 702
Posted By dustoffer
You got 'em

You got 'em
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-10-2019, 05:00 PM
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Views: 702
Posted By dustoffer
Still available--

Still available--
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-10-2019, 04:57 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,973
Posted By dustoffer
Been hunting a place east of Seguin for about 8-9...

Been hunting a place east of Seguin for about 8-9 years and this year I'm covered up with them. What's strange is during all those years without hogs, another place I hunt 1.25 miles down the road...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-10-2019, 11:37 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,686
Posted By dustoffer
I haven't used any mechanicals---my tried, true,...

I haven't used any mechanicals---my tried, true, and trusted Bear Razorheads have never let me down, and I have a bunch of Rothaar Snuffers to back them up.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-09-2019, 11:53 PM
Replies: 440
Views: 12,882
Posted By dustoffer
And, another one with the thermal topped AR...

And, another one with the thermal topped AR tonight---1383

https://i.imgur.com/32GKT2vm.jpg
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-09-2019, 11:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 562
Posted By dustoffer
Well, the deer alerted, all staring to the east...

Well, the deer alerted, all staring to the east and not towards where I was seeing all the activity, and then they left. About 2 minutes later 3 pigs walk up, turn broadside, and one catches a...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-09-2019, 10:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 562
Posted By dustoffer
It appears that one of the pigs is a hot sow and...

It appears that one of the pigs is a hot sow and the rest are chasing and following her around the neighbor’s pasture.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-09-2019, 09:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 562
Posted By dustoffer
Got 6-8 good sized pigs about 200 yds west across...

Got 6-8 good sized pigs about 200 yds west across the fence. Hopefully the corn will bring them in.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-09-2019, 09:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 562
Posted By dustoffer
Had several deer at the feeder and they blew out....

Had several deer at the feeder and they blew out. Picked up movement behind the feeder and a good sized pig walked by. Hope it returns as I am in serious withdrawal.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-09-2019, 08:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 562
Posted By dustoffer
Sitti’n ‘n Waiting

AR/thermal in hand waiting for the hogs again. In the truck and with the bit of rain couple of weeks ago I should have brought the thermocell😡
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-09-2019, 03:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 702
Posted By dustoffer
Thanks brother---pic posted now.

Thanks brother---pic posted now.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-09-2019, 03:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 756
Posted By dustoffer
From the article--"One Oklahoma hunter was...

From the article--"One Oklahoma hunter was recently in for quite the surprise when he realized the antlered deer he shot was not a male, but rather a female doe."

Got me wondering, is there such...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-09-2019, 03:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 428
Posted By dustoffer
this is worse than the Kalifornyah Roundup...

this is worse than the Kalifornyah Roundup case---juries!! leaves me shaking my head.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-09-2019, 03:12 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,164
Posted By dustoffer
I am 73 and haven't had my regular 6-month...

I am 73 and haven't had my regular 6-month shoulder shot in 18 months and am going fine so far. Don't even want to think about not being able to pull the bow.

One thing---don't put the bow up...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-09-2019, 03:08 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,762
Posted By dustoffer
I thought I was a manly man--went into the doc to...

I thought I was a manly man--went into the doc to have a fingernail bed infection opened and drained. Doc asked if I wanted the needle and I figured "how bad can this be?" and said "No". All was...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-09-2019, 03:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 702
Posted By dustoffer
Chairs For Deer Blinds

OK folks---these chairs from our church in Seguin are up for grabs. As far as I know, the only things wrong are cosmetic--you can see the wear on arms and seat.

https://i.imgur.com/DhYWi5wm.jpg
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Forum: Around the Campfire 10-09-2019, 02:58 PM
Replies: 440
Views: 12,882
Posted By dustoffer
1381--small boar shoat in the trap today. ...

1381--small boar shoat in the trap today.

https://i.imgur.com/1yQSAfxm.jpg
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-08-2019, 10:09 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,091
Posted By dustoffer
Got a notification of a purchase of a latte in...

Got a notification of a purchase of a latte in Jakarta, Indonesia one afternoon and in a couple of hours they bought $495 worth of Legos in NYC.
We blamed the Legos on our son :D but it wasn't. ...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-08-2019, 06:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,029
Posted By dustoffer
This is my first, taken at Ft Rucker Alabama in...

This is my first, taken at Ft Rucker Alabama in 1974. Easton 1916s w/Bear Razorheads out of a 50 lb Damon-Howatt Hi-Speed, off of a Baker climbing stand.

https://i.imgur.com/wFJIG5dm.jpg
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-08-2019, 05:06 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,632
Posted By dustoffer
Yep, and one of my Brownings is situated SW of my...

Yep, and one of my Brownings is situated SW of my feeder in the hog trap and in the afternoons, the feeder legs get hot enough to trigger it.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-08-2019, 11:01 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,483
Posted By dustoffer
Here's how my best one began-- ...

Here's how my best one began--

https://i.imgur.com/eoQ0rVVm.jpg

Tall grass makes for tough trailing though---but not with a trail like yours left.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-08-2019, 10:56 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,959
Posted By dustoffer
Yep--that's the way it was when I grew up, and...

Yep--that's the way it was when I grew up, and that's the way it needs to be today. Too much parental involvement by helicopter parents and lawnmower parents.

Ever wonder why the younger folks...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-07-2019, 04:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 950
Posted By dustoffer
Just wrap 2/3rds of the can with ball bearings or...

Just wrap 2/3rds of the can with ball bearings or 5/16 nuts, or marbles, or slugs you've picked up out of the backstop at the range. I say 2/3rds because you want it directional, you don't want the...
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