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#5652061 - 03/15/15 11:19 AM I'm hooked!
Jimbo1 Offline
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Registered: 09/25/12
Posts: 1533
Loc: Moran/Grand Prairie, TX
At the lease last night for the first time with my new XLR250 clip on light from XtremePredator Products. The green light easily lit up my feeder at 149 yards and could still see trough the scope at around 200 yards. Had a yote come out around 100 yards, took a too quick shot, the muzzle blast in the scope was pretty dramatic! About 15 min later took out a coon at 80 yards over a pig pipe. Great product, now I'm hooked on night hunting!

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#5652074 - 03/15/15 11:26 AM Re: I'm hooked! [Re: Jimbo1]
4dog Offline
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Registered: 09/14/14
Posts: 112
It is kind of and addiction...lol

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#5652463 - 03/15/15 06:26 PM Re: I'm hooked! [Re: Jimbo1]
dfwroadkill Offline
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Registered: 09/15/09
Posts: 3350
Loc: D/FW, TX
Yeah, be careful... I started out with a weapon mounted green light...now I'm on the crack of night hunting...thermal. Watch out or you'll be on the hard stuff like many of us. cry

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#5652510 - 03/15/15 06:55 PM Re: I'm hooked! [Re: Jimbo1]
Vern1 Offline
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Registered: 09/13/11
Posts: 2029
Loc: Pettytown, TX, US of A
Heed dfwroadkill's words....it's a sickness!
Flashlight first
Then handheld green light to scan and green light on gun to shoot.
Then cheap gen1 or digital hand scanner to spot and green light to shoot.
Then onto DigiSights and Photons and Xsights...OH MY!!!

Right about there you are really hooked and things start looking thermal.....
So I'm saving for thermal now but still dropping pigs with the N750 and Photon 5X!
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#5652695 - 03/15/15 08:24 PM Re: I'm hooked! [Re: Jimbo1]
Ramsey Offline
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#5654194 - 03/16/15 08:22 PM Re: I'm hooked! [Re: Jimbo1]
panther89 Offline
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Registered: 02/20/13
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Loc: Lewisville, Tx
Originally Posted By: Jimbo1
At the lease last night for the first time with my new XLR250 clip on light from XtremePredator Products. The green light easily lit up my feeder at 149 yards and could still see trough the scope at around 200 yards. Had a yote come out around 100 yards, took a too quick shot, the muzzle blast in the scope was pretty dramatic! About 15 min later took out a coon at 80 yards over a pig pipe. Great product, now I'm hooked on night hunting!

cheers welcome to the club of night hunting!!
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#5654851 - 03/17/15 10:20 AM Re: I'm hooked! [Re: Jimbo1]
MDMORROW Offline
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Registered: 01/10/11
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Loc: McKinney & Pottsboro, TX
Yep starts with a green light and ends with gen 3 and thermal. Thermal is pretty addicting.
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#5655007 - 03/17/15 12:16 PM Re: I'm hooked! [Re: Jimbo1]
JHOG Offline
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Registered: 09/17/13
Posts: 182
There is nothing better than hunting predators at night!

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#5655345 - 03/17/15 04:38 PM Re: I'm hooked! [Re: Jimbo1]
Hunter-Steve Offline
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Registered: 01/17/10
Posts: 985
Loc: Plano. TX
They are right it is addictive and you just want the next best thing. Best of luck.
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#5655519 - 03/17/15 06:36 PM Re: I'm hooked! [Re: Jimbo1]
ccreyeder Online   content
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Registered: 08/07/11
Posts: 348
Loc: San Antonio, Tx
Oh man, you are done for now! I don't even want to hunt during the day anymore. Lol

"Hello, my name is ccreyeder... And I am an addict..." Lol

Sigh .. I remember the good ol days when a little hit of green light would satisfy.


Just ribbing you.. Congrats and have fun!

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#5656147 - 03/18/15 06:57 AM Re: I'm hooked! [Re: Jimbo1]
Jimbo1 Offline
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Registered: 09/25/12
Posts: 1533
Loc: Moran/Grand Prairie, TX
Jonesing to get back out there but looks like rain all week and weekend at the lease. Wouldn't bother me too much except my area is probably under water and I would tear up the roads getting back there. Oh well, maybe next weekend.

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#5659273 - 03/19/15 06:44 PM Re: I'm hooked! [Re: Vern1]
Deadend Offline
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Registered: 09/07/09
Posts: 2269
Loc: Mineola,TX
Originally Posted By: Vern1
Heed dfwroadkill's words....it's a sickness!
Flashlight first
Then handheld green light to scan and green light on gun to shoot.
Then cheap gen1 or digital hand scanner to spot and green light to shoot.
Then onto DigiSights and Photons and Xsights...OH MY!!!

Right about there you are really hooked and things start looking thermal.....
So I'm saving for thermal now but still dropping pigs with the N750 and Photon 5X!

This ^^^^^^^^
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#5659530 - 03/19/15 09:43 PM Re: I'm hooked! [Re: Jimbo1]
Beckett Offline
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Registered: 09/19/09
Posts: 636
Loc: Plano
I'll walk in ice, mud, sleet, rain, and huddle in 18 degree weather to hunt at night. Like a crack whore lookin' for the next fix......

It sure is fun though!
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