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#6059600 - 11/30/15 10:13 PM Oklahoma 8-Point Rifle Video
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Well, this has been a frustrating hunting year. I had a Oklahoma rifle tag I got when guiding my mom last weekend. After being in Kansas a week today just felt right for hunting today. It had been raining a bunch last several days and today was one of first clear days. I caught up on work this morning and didn't make it to the blind until 3pm. Literally 5 minutes later still unpacking my stuff a doe strolls into food plot. Not a big surprise, but then I see a big body behind her and it was a nice 8! He was calm as she was, but trailing her 25 yards. I prefer to take deer with a bow, but no shame taking them with a rifle either (the buck was 25 yards from one of my bow stands too. :(). Single shot with the 7 mag at 80 yards and he went 15 yards. The largest 8-point I've ever taken at 125". Both of his 3-5' brow tines were broken off or he would be well into 130's. I think a solid mature deer, at least 3.5 yo, we'll see the final results of jaw.





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#6059712 - 11/30/15 11:21 PM Re: Oklahoma 8-Point Rifle Video [Re: Rob Lay]
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Nice !!! Good shot! What caliber
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#6059721 - 11/30/15 11:37 PM Re: Oklahoma 8-Point Rifle Video [Re: Rob Lay]
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I liked the video. What a nice deer too. Dandy.
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#6059808 - 12/01/15 05:58 AM Re: Oklahoma 8-Point Rifle Video [Re: Rob Lay]
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Nice video
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#6059809 - 12/01/15 06:01 AM Re: Oklahoma 8-Point Rifle Video [Re: daniel1381]
Rob Lay Offline
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Originally Posted By: daniel1381
Nice !!! Good shot! What caliber


7 mag, over kill, but I needed some confidence with the gun after losing that Texas Elk a couple months ago. frown

now I have an archery tag and 6 weeks for a big one. neighbor has a big 12 showing up, so I know there are more than 8's in area. smile

he had 19" inside and 4" bases (and H2's).
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