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Son's first deer

Discussion in 'Guns & Hunting' started by hoosiertaco, Nov 15, 2010.

  1. Nov 15, 2010 at 8:01 AM
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    hoosiertaco

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    Well his twin sister got her first deer last year and he finally connected with his first. We called him in to 15 yards and he opened the 44 mag up and he only ran 40 yards. This one is tied for my #1 favorite all time harvest.....bet you can't guess which other it's tied with......;)


    side note: first youth harvests always deserve their own thread. My harvests can go in the hunting pic thread. :)
     
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  2. Nov 15, 2010 at 8:23 AM
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    Very cool! I`m a relatively new hunter, so I know how he feels!
     
  3. Nov 15, 2010 at 8:26 AM
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  4. Nov 15, 2010 at 8:30 AM
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    Very nice!!
     
  5. Nov 15, 2010 at 10:23 AM
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    so you've got me hangin here, what's the other favourite?:D:D:D that's awesome hoosier!
     
  6. Nov 15, 2010 at 10:26 AM
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    His daughters I would think.
     
  7. Nov 15, 2010 at 11:21 AM
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    Thanks alot fellas!

    ;):D
    you got it!;).....actually it's a 3 way tie, his first deer, her first deer, and her first turkey. All can be found in threads here on TW.:eek::D
     
  8. Nov 15, 2010 at 11:22 AM
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    That's awesome congrats to your son
     
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    Way to go Hoosier Jr.! Way to start them kids off right!
     
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    awsome!
     
  12. Nov 15, 2010 at 1:07 PM
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    Very nice Ben! ! What rounds was he useing in the 44?
     
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    Awesome Ben! :)
     
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    Congrats to your son on his kill! It looks great. I bet it'll taste great too.
     
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    Nice backstrap its what's for dinner!
    Tell your son congrats from all of us and great job
     
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    Nice backstrap its what's for dinner!
    Tell your son congrats from all of us and great job
     
  17. Nov 15, 2010 at 7:15 PM
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    very cool! i still remember my first deer when i was 13 like it was yesterday. tell him congratulations, he will remember that deer for a long time.
     
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    Nice, congrats to him
     
  19. Nov 15, 2010 at 7:27 PM
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    awesome brother!! and congrats to your boy!!
     
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    Thanks alot everyone! I'll get him on here tonight and let him read all the congrats. He'll enjoy that.
    Chris, I read online what most were using, and for the Ruger 77/44, the Hornady LeverRevolution 225 gr was the best shooting according to most people and that's what I went with. It busted the shoulder like nothing and they fly great down range. I just sighted out to 100yds for now. Some have been holding good patterns out to 150-200 supposidly, so next year I'll spend more time and see what it's got out that far.
     
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