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#6039026 - 11/19/15 01:07 PM Let's see how good you all are!
7x57 Offline
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This is a buck that my grandfather shot probably somewhere around 1970-72. Wondering what you all would guess him at.

He has a small plaque there on the bottom of the mount that recognizes the deer for what he scored (which is probably nothing now a days) back then so I already know what he comes in at but figured you all might want to test your eyes. dunce

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#6039039 - 11/19/15 01:12 PM Re: Let's see how good you all are! [Re: 7x57]
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It's amateur hour but I'm gonna say gross 170 peep

Nice buck! popcorn
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#6039042 - 11/19/15 01:13 PM Re: Let's see how good you all are! [Re: 7x57]
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#6039048 - 11/19/15 01:14 PM Re: Let's see how good you all are! [Re: 7x57]
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#6039054 - 11/19/15 01:17 PM Re: Let's see how good you all are! [Re: 7x57]
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#6039055 - 11/19/15 01:18 PM Re: Let's see how good you all are! [Re: 7x57]
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#6039058 - 11/19/15 01:18 PM Re: Let's see how good you all are! [Re: 7x57]
stxranchman Offline
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162-165 from those pics. As a mainframe 5x6 with on split on his G2.
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#6039064 - 11/19/15 01:19 PM Re: Let's see how good you all are! [Re: stxranchman]
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Edited by texassippi (11/19/15 01:20 PM)

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#6039069 - 11/19/15 01:22 PM Re: Let's see how good you all are! [Re: 7x57]
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#6039072 - 11/19/15 01:23 PM Re: Let's see how good you all are! [Re: 7x57]
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Not a lot of hoof mounts these days.
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#6039075 - 11/19/15 01:25 PM Re: Let's see how good you all are! [Re: 7x57]
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3 of you are really close, lol. Within +/- 5".

Edit: 4 of you now.


Edited by TheWhiteMexican (11/19/15 01:25 PM)

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#6039081 - 11/19/15 01:28 PM Re: Let's see how good you all are! [Re: TX TCAT]
7x57 Offline
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Originally Posted By: TX TCAT
Not a lot of hoof mounts these days.

My grandfather loved them back then. Those were done by Joe Hibler and have held up better than some I have had done in the past 10 years.

The neck does look goofy as heck though, lol.

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#6039111 - 11/19/15 01:40 PM Re: Let's see how good you all are! [Re: 7x57]
APC10 Offline
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Just throwing out a WAG, so 168".

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#6039128 - 11/19/15 01:51 PM Re: Let's see how good you all are! [Re: 7x57]
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157 by my guess
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#6039129 - 11/19/15 01:52 PM Re: Let's see how good you all are! [Re: APC10]
7x57 Offline
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Originally Posted By: APC10
Just throwing out a WAG, so 168".

Not bad for a WAG, lol.

Deer grossed 168 3/8 according to the people that measured him back then. Large portion of the score coming from the mass he has. You can't see it too well in those pics but he has some palmation on that forked G2 and is pretty heavy throughout with almost every point being bladed. Was shot on a small ranch here in Webb County and is his second biggest deer but far and away his favorite.

Good guesses everyone!

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