Tndeer Logo

Page 5 of 5 <12345
Topic Options
#3433276 - 11/03/13 07:36 AM Re: What is smallest weapon you have taken turkey with [Re: Rockhound]
Warlord
4 Point


Registered: 09/15/09
Posts: 100
Loc: Mid Tn

Offline
A Tennis Racket in jr high school.
Top
#3462550 - 11/20/13 03:40 PM Re: What is smallest weapon you have taken turkey with [Re: Southern Sportsman]
infoman jr.
10 Point


Registered: 10/05/03
Posts: 3282
Loc: Elizabethtown, KY

Offline
Mathews Monster
_________________________
NRA Lifetime Member

Top
#3463358 - 11/20/13 09:43 PM Re: What is smallest weapon you have taken turkey with [Re: infoman jr.]
Spurhunter
8 Point


Registered: 06/09/08
Posts: 1757
Loc: West TN

Offline
My son killed his first with a Rossi single shot youth 20 gauge with the factory modified choke barrel. I knew he had to be close and that longbeard came to 19 yards.
_________________________
Member-National Wild Turkey Federation
Member-Colonel Tom Kelly's Tenth Legion
Member-National Rifle Association

And, I was "spurhunter" YEARS before the imposters showed up.


Top
#3495996 - 12/11/13 01:17 PM Re: What is smallest weapon you have taken turkey with [Re: Spurhunter]
Wes Parrish
16 Point


Registered: 06/12/02
Posts: 18645
Loc: Knoxville-Dover-Union City, TN

Offline
I've killed several with three different 16 gauge guns, some with a Browning Sweet 16 loaded with #7 1/2 dove loads. Get the birds under 30 yards, and it really may not matter much what you're shooting.

IMO, it's mostly marketing hype that we NEED dedicated turkey guns with super-tight chokes.

Although I've killed most of my turkeys with a 12 ga gun, I expect most of my future harvests will be with my latest "dedicated" turkey gun which is a 20 gauge. Light as a feather, very effective to 45 yards, a pleasure to carry.

Top
#3496328 - 12/11/13 05:44 PM Re: What is smallest weapon you have taken turkey with [Re: Wes Parrish]
TW
6 Point


Registered: 06/23/01
Posts: 569
Loc: Greeneville, TN

Offline
My Excalibur crossbow this fall.
Top
#3497666 - 12/12/13 02:06 PM Re: What is smallest weapon you have taken turkey with [Re: TW]
jlmustain
6 Point


Registered: 01/01/13
Posts: 611
Loc: Murfreesboro, TN

Offline
A single gram of cyanide.

I kid.
_________________________
No hunt is all skill. If not for a little luck, no one would hunt.

Top
Page 5 of 5 <12345


Moderator:  RUGER, Bobby G, Unicam, Cuttin Caller, CBU93, stretch, TurkeyBurd, Kimber45, Kirk, Crappie Luck, Grizzly Johnson 
Hop to:
Top Posters
4104337
RUGER
85523
Deer Assassin
64216
BSK
59468
Crappie Luck
51368
spitndrum
Newest Members
fghijk604245, top_of_the_foodchain, infantryleadtheway, ftwstn, Wild hog 44
13286 Registered Users
Who's Online
7 registered (jaybird62, rem.30-06, philburr, Vermin93, 3 invisible) and 99 anonymous users online.
Forum Stats
13286 Members
42 Forums
85284 Topics
1030791 Posts

Max Online: 788 @ 11/11/13 08:06 PM
Moon Phase
CURRENT MOON
April
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30
Forum Donations
The TnDeer.Com Deer Talk Forum is for Tennessee Deer Hunters by Tennessee Deer Hunters. If you enjoy using our Talk Forum and would like to contribute to help in it's up-keep. Just submit your contribution by clicking on the DONATE button below and paying with PayPal or a major credit card. Any amount is much appreciated. Thanks for your support!

TN Burn Safe

Generated in 0.252 seconds in which 0.008 seconds were spent on a total of 15 queries. Zlib compression enabled.