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#3040829 - 11/19/12 05:20 PM Gonna Switch For A While.

Registered: 08/31/02
Posts: 41849
Loc: Lebanon,TN USA

My go-to rifle is a custom made, Parker-Hale .308. Roger Hale made it for me about 27-years ago as a gift. I have killed everything from elk on down with it. I have never had to adjust the scope since the day I put it on. I love that gun.


I also have an old Savage Model 99, .308. I have had it a long time and it is a sweet shooting rifle. I have not shot it to hunt with in a few years. Tomorrow I am breaking it back out for a few hunts. It deserves to have a doe or two in front of it.

I intend to try them for a bit tomorrow afternoon, again Wed, afternoon and Thanksgiving morning for a while. Hunting TG morning, has always been somewhat of a tradition with me. Last year, I killed two and made it home by 8:30. This year, I will be buck hunting only and it may not have to be a big buck.

I can still give two and maybe three away before I make my AL pilgrimage. I'm doing a radio show Wed. morning and that always spawns a request for meat. In AL, I always give whatever I kill down there, away to the staff at the headquarters.

Along with TWRA, if it suits me, I may set a kill record. I don't farm so I can't set a harvest record.


Constipation has ruined many a good day. Not as many as stupidity, though.

#3041042 - 11/19/12 07:40 PM Re: Gonna Switch For A While. [Re: bowriter]
6 Point

Registered: 09/29/12
Posts: 955
Loc: Wilson County, TN

Best of luck to ya BW
There's nothing common about common sense anymore!

#3041070 - 11/19/12 08:00 PM Re: Gonna Switch For A While. [Re: TNGunhunter]
6 Point

Registered: 08/18/11
Posts: 632
Loc: waynesboro

Give em good ole dirt nap!

Edited by Meathunter (11/19/12 08:01 PM)

#3041088 - 11/19/12 08:13 PM Re: Gonna Switch For A While. [Re: Meathunter73]
4 Point

Registered: 12/07/05
Posts: 477
Loc: Chattanooga, TN

I love it!!!
Holey Moses look at the rack on that one!!!

#3041218 - 11/19/12 09:16 PM Re: Gonna Switch For A While. [Re: Greenhead]
16 Point

Registered: 07/20/05
Posts: 19166
Loc: Rutherford / Wilson County Lin...

Good luck.
If it ain't broke, don't fix it.

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