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#3221895 - 04/14/13 05:35 PM #2
muddyboots
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Registered: 11/06/02
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Loc: savannah, tn., usa

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This morning started slow with 3 birds gobbling one time each. So i start checking areas and about 8 am i come up to a big cuttover and see one strutting all the way across probably 1/4 mile away. I loop back into tall pines and cut the distance. I come out and check and sure nuff hes still there. I range him at 177 yards with nothing between us but briars and sage grass. Theres a log road headed right too him that is about a foot lower than surrounding area. I start the crawl. When i get to where i thought he was i cant see him but there is a mowed lane heading out into cuttover so i start slowly crawling out it and i spot him down the lane. I range him at 87 yards. I watch him for a little and he struts out into briars. I start low crawling right at him and come up to a big briar patch that should put me in range. I look around and spot hens too my left and i hear him spit directly in front of me close! I slowly stand up and there he is strutting at 30 yards. He raises his head up and i blast him. Hens flew off every direction but he was done.

20 lbs even
1 1/16 spurs
10 inch beard

Ill take it.




The remington did work this morning!
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#3221906 - 04/14/13 05:39 PM Re: #2 [Re: muddyboots]
catman529
spiderboy
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Registered: 11/10/10
Posts: 16807
Loc: Franklin TN

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Congrats! I love a good sneak like that. Hard work that pays off
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#3221920 - 04/14/13 05:47 PM Re: #2 [Re: catman529]
Outdoor life
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Registered: 12/19/12
Posts: 891
Loc: Jackson Co. TN

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Awesome! Congrats!
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#3221931 - 04/14/13 05:57 PM Re: #2 [Re: Outdoor life]
deerhunter10
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Registered: 08/21/12
Posts: 3411
Loc: maury county tn

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Awesome congrats!
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#3221968 - 04/14/13 06:56 PM Re: #2 [Re: deerhunter10]
PinchPoint
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Registered: 11/29/12
Posts: 1845
Loc: Knoxville Tn

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Congrats
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#3221988 - 04/14/13 07:14 PM Re: #2 [Re: PinchPoint]
Gravey
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Registered: 07/20/05
Posts: 19259
Loc: Rutherford / Wilson County Lin...

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Congrats on a nice bird.
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#3221990 - 04/14/13 07:16 PM Re: #2 [Re: Gravey]
Umpire
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Registered: 09/11/01
Posts: 6308
Loc: Smyrna, TN

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nice
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#3222090 - 04/14/13 08:51 PM Re: #2 [Re: Umpire]
easy45
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Registered: 11/06/07
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Loc: Chester County

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Congrats
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#3222114 - 04/14/13 09:25 PM Re: #2 [Re: easy45]
jlmustain
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Registered: 01/01/13
Posts: 701
Loc: Murfreesboro, TN

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Two! Awesome!
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#3222121 - 04/14/13 09:32 PM Re: #2 [Re: jlmustain]
mathews338
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Registered: 11/05/09
Posts: 5141
Loc: jackson co.

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Congrats!
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