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Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 09:37 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 980
Posted By Slick8
Awesome trip, thanks for sharing the story and...

Awesome trip, thanks for sharing the story and pics.
Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 06:49 AM
Replies: 288
Views: 11,011
Posted By Slick8
Great update and pics, thanks for the ride...

Great update and pics, thanks for the ride fellas.

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Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 09-28-2022, 10:12 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,954
Posted By Slick8
I'm glad to see they're stepping out of their 30...

I'm glad to see they're stepping out of their 30 year old box and trying to be competitive with a feature rich rifle.

Hopefully the quality is up there with others in the factory offering and...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-28-2022, 08:19 AM
Replies: 288
Views: 11,011
Posted By Slick8
Get some.

Get some.
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-27-2022, 08:48 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,133
Posted By Slick8
Three people have asked me about my neck size...

Three people have asked me about my neck size today.

Sadly, I'm not hunting this weekend due to family commitments so I'm not quite as excited about the weather as I should be.

Regardless,...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-27-2022, 07:20 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 818
Posted By Slick8
Great story and pics, congrats to the both of you.

Great story and pics, congrats to the both of you.
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-27-2022, 06:40 AM
Replies: 541
Views: 38,926
Posted By Slick8
Congrats Doc, looking forward to the recap. ...

Congrats Doc, looking forward to the recap.

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Forum: Around the Campfire 09-26-2022, 11:32 AM
Replies: 288
Views: 11,011
Posted By Slick8
Oh dang, that and a pending cool front really has...

Oh dang, that and a pending cool front really has the blood pumping.

Best of luck to ya.
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 09-26-2022, 10:06 AM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 72,966
Posted By Slick8
I've been there three times and never seen one....

I've been there three times and never seen one. Camped once, it's pretty tight from what I remember regarding space. Having said that, I don't know the rules. Nice part is they finally built a nice...
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 09-26-2022, 07:45 AM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 72,966
Posted By Slick8
I picked up that hunt on a 2nd draw about 3 years...

I picked up that hunt on a 2nd draw about 3 years ago. We had a blast both taking a doe and hog. My dad missed a very large 6. I watched a deer for the entire hunt that was a brute. He had a large...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-25-2022, 06:35 AM
Replies: 288
Views: 11,011
Posted By Slick8
Tuned in and best of luck to ya Sent from...

Tuned in and best of luck to ya

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Forum: Around the Campfire 09-24-2022, 07:25 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 638
Posted By Slick8
Great bull congrats on the hunt and the special...

Great bull congrats on the hunt and the special family time in the field.
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-21-2022, 07:39 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,057
Posted By Slick8
They must be mistaken, guns are illegal in...

They must be mistaken, guns are illegal in Chicago... [emoji6]

Congrats on getting it returned to you.

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Forum: Around the Campfire 09-21-2022, 05:40 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 9,647
Posted By Slick8
Thanks, cleaning tea from the screen now... ...

Thanks, cleaning tea from the screen now...

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Forum: Around the Campfire 09-21-2022, 05:01 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 9,647
Posted By Slick8
I'm curious as to what the rules are for said...

I'm curious as to what the rules are for said record. Is there such as rules or a governing body for this.

I take nothing away from the huge accomplishment but would love to see them hit a 1 moa...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-21-2022, 03:55 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,756
Posted By Slick8
I'll jump on the man-love bandwagon. Love...

I'll jump on the man-love bandwagon.

Love seeing the old-school-pre-green screeners posting.

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Forum: Around the Campfire 09-21-2022, 01:16 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 9,647
Posted By Slick8
I saw that on another site. Yes they took a...

I saw that on another site.

Yes they took a lot of shots to get there. My question is how many were within 1 or 2 MOA. That may paint a better picture of capability.

Remember 1 MOA is roughly...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-21-2022, 05:04 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 2,366
Posted By Slick8
Congrats on a great looking deer and mount. ...

Congrats on a great looking deer and mount.

I have two of those forms in a left and right opposed on my safe. Just not near as big as the beast you have.
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 09-20-2022, 12:25 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,001
Posted By Slick8
Thanks, it was a fun hunt with a little adventure...

Thanks, it was a fun hunt with a little adventure mixed in. I had put in for that hunt off and on through the years. I grew up hearing stories about the big deer out there and even seen a couple from...
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 09-20-2022, 12:09 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,001
Posted By Slick8
I admire your patience sir. I was sitting on...

I admire your patience sir.

I was sitting on 18 points a few years back and on a whim added Matagorda Island State Park. While a fun experience to hunt an area where I grew up fishing it was not...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-20-2022, 08:35 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 2,529
Posted By Slick8
Awesome Bull, congrats.

Awesome Bull, congrats.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 09-19-2022, 06:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 774
Posted By Slick8
If you're seriously considering reloading then...

If you're seriously considering reloading then the sky's the limit.

If not then I'd strongly consider a 7RM or 300 winny as they have the greatest variety of factory ammo.

The other option...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-19-2022, 04:05 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,769
Posted By Slick8
Great bull congrats on a huge accomplishment. ...

Great bull congrats on a huge accomplishment.

I'm 52 and you give me hope that I have a few more trips up the mountain in me.

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Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 09-19-2022, 08:24 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 774
Posted By Slick8
Good info. Do you handload and what's the...

Good info.

Do you handload and what's the max range you're comfortable with?



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Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 09-19-2022, 05:19 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,466
Posted By Slick8
^^^ I remember that hunt. I passed a low 130's 9...

^^^ I remember that hunt. I passed a low 130's 9 on the first afternoon and never saw a better deer but had one on camera at night.

Had a great time out there as I have on all the TPWD hunts I've...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 09-18-2022, 02:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 774
Posted By Slick8
It's a great round. In general I feel like...

It's a great round.

In general I feel like the nosler rounds are near perfect in design and capacity for their intended purposes. BUT they suffer from poor marketing and perhaps less than ideal...
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 09-17-2022, 07:19 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,001
Posted By Slick8
I agree with the above, the draws seem to be...

I agree with the above, the draws seem to be completely random or their not explaining how poor the odds really are so they don't scare people off.

It also seems like the always send a random...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-14-2022, 08:34 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 8,593
Posted By Slick8
Great looking deer, congrats.

Great looking deer, congrats.
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-13-2022, 06:00 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,543
Posted By Slick8
What a great story, thanks for sharing and...

What a great story, thanks for sharing and congrats to the both of you.
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-12-2022, 07:51 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,857
Posted By Slick8
Awesome, congrats. Sent from my SM-N975U...

Awesome, congrats.

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Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 09-11-2022, 12:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 466
Posted By Slick8
I size .002 under with a FL bushing die then take...

I size .002 under with a FL bushing die then take it to .001 under with a Sinclair mandrel die.

Additionally I anneal after each shot. Imo-if you want the precision dimensions gained from a...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-11-2022, 07:24 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,231
Posted By Slick8
I believe I'd take the ATV as well. I like the...

I believe I'd take the ATV as well. I like the idea of the E-Bike as well.

Tuned in and best of luck to ya.
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-11-2022, 07:14 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,556
Posted By Slick8
Awesome, congrats to both of you.

Awesome, congrats to both of you.
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-10-2022, 03:07 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 10,323
Posted By Slick8
Great start to the season and thread. ...

Great start to the season and thread.

Congrats.

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Forum: Around the Campfire 09-09-2022, 10:17 AM
Replies: 7,835
Views: 721,491
Posted By Slick8
Congrats gents, that's a huge accomplishment...

Congrats gents, that's a huge accomplishment going 2 fer DIY on public land.
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-09-2022, 05:34 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 667
Posted By Slick8
Great video and moose. Congrats!

Great video and moose. Congrats!
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-08-2022, 08:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,003
Posted By Slick8
Made my day seeing this thread for the first...

Made my day seeing this thread for the first time!

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Forum: Around the Campfire 09-08-2022, 08:33 AM
Replies: 7,835
Views: 721,491
Posted By Slick8
Congrats Zins, way to start the season!

Congrats Zins, way to start the season!
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-07-2022, 06:28 AM
Replies: 541
Views: 38,926
Posted By Slick8
Tuned in, best of luck Doc. Sent from my...

Tuned in, best of luck Doc.

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Forum: Around the Campfire 09-06-2022, 12:47 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,596
Posted By Slick8
Great news and I too hope he gets the help and is...

Great news and I too hope he gets the help and is on the mend.
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-04-2022, 09:48 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 875
Posted By Slick8
This is your best option. That place can be...

This is your best option. That place can be tricky for a first timer and crossing the open water loaded with camping and hunting gear will have your boat at max capacity. That needs to be factored...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-02-2022, 07:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 875
Posted By Slick8
One other thing. We were in a 21 foot bay boat. ...

One other thing. We were in a 21 foot bay boat.

No way we have have fit our camping gear? Hunting gear and cookers in a smaller boat.

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Forum: Around the Campfire 09-02-2022, 04:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 875
Posted By Slick8
The Matagorda hunt is across the bay from Port...

The Matagorda hunt is across the bay from Port O'Conner. If the weather is nice it's not an issue but diecy if windy. There's protected routes that will avoid the worst of it but you need to run it...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-02-2022, 02:12 PM
Replies: 7,835
Views: 721,491
Posted By Slick8
Dang I saw this up top and was hoping for some...

Dang I saw this up top and was hoping for some ldp's.

I agree with Texans42, don't let people or lack of stop you from the hunt.

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Forum: Around the Campfire 08-31-2022, 07:39 AM
Replies: 7,835
Views: 721,491
Posted By Slick8
Best of luck gents. Post of some pics when...

Best of luck gents.

Post of some pics when time and service allows.
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-31-2022, 07:18 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 6,198
Posted By Slick8
[/B] Man you have my wheels turning. I'm...

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Man you have my wheels turning. I'm anti-marinade but a coke flavored steak doesn't sound like a bad thing. Perhaps finish it with a scoop of home made vanilla instead of a pat of butter.
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-28-2022, 02:40 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 6,198
Posted By Slick8
If it's a quality cut I use salt only with coarse...

If it's a quality cut I use salt only with coarse sea salt or Himalayan then let it slowly come up to room temp.

Cook over HOT coals to rare or medium rare over an open top grill.

Let rest and...
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-27-2022, 05:12 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 731
Posted By Slick8
I thought about it but they look really hot. ...

I thought about it but they look really hot.

I found a used pack frame and attached some weights to it. I've done similar by adding weight to a day pack but without an internal frame it doesn't...
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-24-2022, 06:39 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,721
Posted By Slick8
I hunted public with top notch outfitters last...

I hunted public with top notch outfitters last year.

They have a great deal of private land just north of capitan in unit 37 and kill some great bulls.

You could hunt the rifle season with a...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 08-22-2022, 06:43 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,763
Posted By Slick8
I'd be looking at 13-16 as you have a wide node...

I'd be looking at 13-16 as you have a wide node that can possibly be further refined.

I'll take that wide node averaging .6-.7 in a wide node over the .29 with 1 inch groups on each side of it.
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