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#6514271 - 10/27/16 09:43 AM Big 8 Down!!
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Registered: 12/23/11
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Loc: Forney, TX




Well last Saturday i missed this bruiser at 38 yards. He was in the Feeder pin, the deer around him were spooked by something and i had to let one fly. Looked like a great shot until i heard my arrow hit the top of the fence panel. Talk about being upset!! I knew a that moment i would not get another chance at this buck. Sure enough my good buddy stuck him last night and put him on the ground. Hes about 20" inside, not sure of a score yet but regardless he is one hell of an 8pt, i mean look at those brows!! Congrats to my good buddy for getting him on the ground!

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#6514275 - 10/27/16 09:45 AM Re: Big 8 Down!! [Re: Hartca]
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Helluva deer! up
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#6514276 - 10/27/16 09:45 AM Re: Big 8 Down!! [Re: Hartca]
2good2Btru Offline
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Registered: 09/29/10
Posts: 182
Loc: Houston, Tx
Nice buck. Congrats

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#6514277 - 10/27/16 09:45 AM Re: Big 8 Down!! [Re: Hartca]
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wowsers

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#6514279 - 10/27/16 09:46 AM Re: Big 8 Down!! [Re: Hartca]
sloughfoot Offline
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Registered: 11/07/09
Posts: 276
Loc: east texas
Awesome buck
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#6514283 - 10/27/16 09:46 AM Re: Big 8 Down!! [Re: Hartca]
Always ready 2 hunt Offline
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Registered: 07/31/15
Posts: 423
Man that is a big 8. Congrats to your buddy and to you for posting

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#6514287 - 10/27/16 09:48 AM Re: Big 8 Down!! [Re: Hartca]
DQ Kid Offline
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Registered: 02/20/12
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Loc: Flower Mound, TX
At least one of your guys got him...

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#6514289 - 10/27/16 09:49 AM Re: Big 8 Down!! [Re: Hartca]
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#6514292 - 10/27/16 09:50 AM Re: Big 8 Down!! [Re: DQ Kid]
Hartca Offline
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Registered: 12/23/11
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Yep. He owes a steak dinner and a handle of whiskey!!!!

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#6514293 - 10/27/16 09:51 AM Re: Big 8 Down!! [Re: Hartca]
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Registered: 12/29/14
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Loc: Conroe, TX
Congrats. Shooting through panels with a bow can be tricky. I pick my row of squares to shoot through (for me it's the larger 4X6 rectangles/ 3rd row from the top on my 34" panels) and I let the animal position themselves within it. It's the perfect opening to shoot through at the distance I want.

It works well for our sized deer, but will vary greatly from ranch to ranch.
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#6514303 - 10/27/16 09:56 AM Re: Big 8 Down!! [Re: Hartca]
Hartca Offline
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I was elevated 6ft in the air. Knew my arrow would drop some at 38 yards. If i would have aimed 1/4in higher my arrow would have made it over the panel and would have been an excellent shot. It just was not meant to be for me. it happens!!

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#6514306 - 10/27/16 09:58 AM Re: Big 8 Down!! [Re: Hartca]
DQ Kid Offline
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Loc: Flower Mound, TX
Hartca, what county was this brute taken in?

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#6514309 - 10/27/16 10:01 AM Re: Big 8 Down!! [Re: Hartca]
Hartca Offline
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Loc: Forney, TX
Coleman County

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#6514315 - 10/27/16 10:03 AM Re: Big 8 Down!! [Re: Hartca]
DQ Kid Offline
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Mid-upper 140s?

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#6514316 - 10/27/16 10:03 AM Re: Big 8 Down!! [Re: Always ready 2 hunt]
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Registered: 02/16/11
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Loc: Annetta TX
Originally Posted By: Always ready 2 hunt
Man that is a big 8. Congrats to your buddy and to you for posting
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