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#5882003 - 08/17/15 12:16 AM Population control 24 hogs down in 3 hours.
Texaslawman Offline
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Registered: 12/05/10
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Did a little population control on one of my friends cattle ranches. They are running troughs and feed trailers with creep feed. Hogs are running the cattle off the feeders enjoying the all night, all you can eat buffet. We only hunted about 2.5/3 hours but still managed to kill 24 total.

I got three with my new FNX45 tactical with the Trijicon RMR on top its super easy to hit them even moving with a helmet mounted pvs-14. All I see out there using a pvs-14 is a dot of death! My arms and pistol do not even show since the night vision is focused to infinity its basically like a video game put the dot on what you want to hit. Suppressed the pistol with the new YHM 45sidewinder suppressor it sounded good the tone was higher than my octane 45 I normally use. All the other hogs were taken with the Six8's and 120sst's as you will see in the video below. Most of these pigs were 200+ pounds eating the protein all night really put the weight on them!

Along with the 45sidwinder Silencer Shop also sent me the new Griffin Armament 30sd to try on the 6.8 in a hunting environment. Its a little heavier than my YHM TI phantom but out in the field I did not notice the extra weight, it was shorter than my YHM can and had very good noise reduction along with tone. There was no point of impact shift with the 30sd, everyone out there commented on how good it sounded.

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#5882005 - 08/17/15 12:29 AM Re: Population control 24 hogs down in 3 hours. [Re: Texaslawman]
bar-d Offline
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Registered: 02/03/11
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Loc: Fisher County
You sure got some neat stuff TLM. Nice shootin.
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#5882010 - 08/17/15 02:33 AM Re: Population control 24 hogs down in 3 hours. [Re: Texaslawman]
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Awesome vid... I just bought the griffin sportsman for a bolt action. The SD looks rad.

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#5882259 - 08/17/15 09:30 AM Re: Population control 24 hogs down in 3 hours. [Re: Texaslawman]
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Loc: Mineola,TX
Yep that's cool
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#5882270 - 08/17/15 09:35 AM Re: Population control 24 hogs down in 3 hours. [Re: Texaslawman]
blazin Offline
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Registered: 10/25/11
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Talk about a hog roundup! Great video intro as well. Like what you've done showing your rig from that aerial view. Good deal!

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#5882579 - 08/17/15 12:50 PM Re: Population control 24 hogs down in 3 hours. [Re: Texaslawman]
hdfireman Offline
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Registered: 11/29/09
Posts: 727
Loc: Flower Mound
Like the new intro and great hunting.
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#5882763 - 08/17/15 02:26 PM Re: Population control 24 hogs down in 3 hours. [Re: Texaslawman]
DrifterAT Offline
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Registered: 01/25/15
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Loc: Austin, Texas
Awesome video!

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#5883125 - 08/17/15 05:58 PM Re: Population control 24 hogs down in 3 hours. [Re: Texaslawman]
customcutter Offline
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Registered: 05/04/15
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Loc: Florida
good video TLM!
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#5883141 - 08/17/15 06:07 PM Re: Population control 24 hogs down in 3 hours. [Re: Texaslawman]
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Registered: 12/30/12
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Good shoot'n Tex!
Enjoyed the video, looks fun
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#5883309 - 08/17/15 07:25 PM Re: Population control 24 hogs down in 3 hours. [Re: Texaslawman]
Hunter-Steve Offline
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Registered: 01/17/10
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Loc: Plano. TX
Great shooting. I need to learn how to led them like you do on those running shots.
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#5884448 - 08/18/15 01:35 PM Re: Population control 24 hogs down in 3 hours. [Re: Texaslawman]
der Teufel Offline
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Registered: 11/16/11
Posts: 902
Loc: Central Texas
Impressive, indeed!
Nice toys, nice shooting! The surviving hogs will be busy for a while washing out their underwear . . .
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#5885021 - 08/18/15 07:32 PM Re: Population control 24 hogs down in 3 hours. [Re: Texaslawman]
TomH FW Offline
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Registered: 01/08/15
Posts: 112
Loc: West of Fort Worth, Texas
I can't even find my hogs anymore, and you are wiping out entire sounders!! Great vid, and great job.

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#5885336 - 08/18/15 10:28 PM Re: Population control 24 hogs down in 3 hours. [Re: TomH FW]
Texaslawman Offline
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Registered: 12/05/10
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Originally Posted By: TomH FW
I can't even find my hogs anymore, and you are wiping out entire sounders!! Great vid, and great job.


Man I have dried up several properties. After about 6 months they are usually clear and I move on. But with all the rain they all seem to be pregnant or have piglets in tow, I think next year is going to be a target rich environment.
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#5886057 - 08/19/15 01:37 PM Re: Population control 24 hogs down in 3 hours. [Re: Texaslawman]
friocountyhunts Offline
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Registered: 12/01/14
Posts: 527
Loc: Fair Oaks Ranch, Texas
Awesome video! We haven't taken hardly any pigs off our place since deer season and I imagine it will be a target rich environment this year grin
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#5886198 - 08/19/15 03:34 PM Re: Population control 24 hogs down in 3 hours. [Re: Texaslawman]
customcutter Offline
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Registered: 05/04/15
Posts: 215
Loc: Florida
I can't lead a dove with #8 shot, and TLM rolls em over with the 6.8. It ain't right!
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