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#6553671 - 11/21/16 08:06 PM Another age / score ? on a "nocturnal" big 8.
Jason H Offline
Light Foot

Registered: 12/17/12
Posts: 15
Hey y'all,
Have this guy showing up on trail cam's in an oak bottom funnel I hunt the last two weekends. Only on camera at night, but moving up and down the trail and dropping in on the feeder pen. Definitely the best buck we've had on camera on the lease in 2.5 seasons (Caldwell Co.). Thoughts on age and score from these pics? Left side looks to be weak or broken off. Any input on anything you can do to bust a "nocturnal" buck?









Was in a stand that over looks the feeder Thurs - Sun. Never saw him, but he was on camera in there around midnight twice during that time.
Thanks y'all.

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#6553701 - 11/21/16 08:26 PM Re: Another age / score ? on a "nocturnal" big 8. [Re: Jason H]
JimT82 Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 09/15/07
Posts: 165
Loc: Arlington, tx
Your gonna have to be in your stand during rut time... When he's thinking with the wrong head. He won't change that pattern until something happens.

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#6553710 - 11/21/16 08:31 PM Re: Another age / score ? on a "nocturnal" big 8. [Re: Jason H]
Stompy Offline
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Registered: 06/13/10
Posts: 3959
Loc: Breckenridge Tx
4.5 and mid 130's if he hadn't broke that brow tine.
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#6553724 - 11/21/16 08:37 PM Re: Another age / score ? on a "nocturnal" big 8. [Re: Jason H]
BOBO the Clown Offline
decoy

Registered: 04/19/07
Posts: 41411
Loc: Metroplex
6.5 upper 30's. Hadn't broke that brow he would break 40

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#6553735 - 11/21/16 08:44 PM Re: Another age / score ? on a "nocturnal" big 8. [Re: Jason H]
SapperTitan Offline
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Registered: 11/17/10
Posts: 18263
Loc: Killeen/Ft Hood, TX
Your big 8 looks like a big 7 to me
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#6553752 - 11/21/16 08:56 PM Re: Another age / score ? on a "nocturnal" big 8. [Re: Jason H]
Jason H Offline
Light Foot

Registered: 12/17/12
Posts: 15
Yeah, we've been calling him a 7. Call it like you see it. Just wishing that he hadn't broken that tine off I guess.

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#6553760 - 11/21/16 09:04 PM Re: Another age / score ? on a "nocturnal" big 8. [Re: Jason H]
BOBO the Clown Offline
decoy

Registered: 04/19/07
Posts: 41411
Loc: Metroplex
Originally Posted By: Jason H
Yeah, we've been calling him a 7. Call it like you see it. Just wishing that he hadn't broken that tine off I guess.


Who cares very mature deer, put a hole in him he has beautiful frame. Plus unbroken deer are pansies smile

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#6553781 - 11/21/16 09:16 PM Re: Another age / score ? on a "nocturnal" big 8. [Re: Jason H]
WesTexHunter75 Offline
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Registered: 10/31/11
Posts: 410
Loc: Midland, tx
Great 8! How tall is that pen?

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#6553784 - 11/21/16 09:18 PM Re: Another age / score ? on a "nocturnal" big 8. [Re: BOBO the Clown]
WesTexHunter75 Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 10/31/11
Posts: 410
Loc: Midland, tx
Originally Posted By: BOBO the Clown
Originally Posted By: Jason H
Yeah, we've been calling him a 7. Call it like you see it. Just wishing that he hadn't broken that tine off I guess.


Who cares very mature deer, put a hole in him he has beautiful frame. Plus unbroken deer are pansies smile


Lol!

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#6553807 - 11/21/16 09:33 PM Re: Another age / score ? on a "nocturnal" big 8. [Re: Jason H]
Jason H Offline
Light Foot

Registered: 12/17/12
Posts: 15
Originally Posted By: A BOBO the Clown
Plus unbroken deer are pansies

I like it!

Originally Posted By: WesTexHunter75
How tall is that pen?

Top wire is about 4.5' to 5'. The bottom of the feeder barrel is about 5.5'.

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#6553823 - 11/21/16 09:47 PM Re: Another age / score ? on a "nocturnal" big 8. [Re: WesTexHunter75]
Deerhunter61 Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 08/27/08
Posts: 5971
Loc: DFW
Originally Posted By: WesTexHunter75
Great 8!
congratulations!

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#6553830 - 11/21/16 09:52 PM Re: Another age / score ? on a "nocturnal" big 8. [Re: BOBO the Clown]
Navasot Offline
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Registered: 09/22/11
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Loc: Normangee/Navasota TX
high 130s agree would have popped 140 with brow agree I'd put him down in a heartbeat but I'd call him 5yr old grin
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#6553926 - 11/21/16 11:37 PM Re: Another age / score ? on a "nocturnal" big 8. [Re: Jason H]
Bittercreek Offline
Tracker

Registered: 04/23/05
Posts: 808
Loc: San Angelo Tx.
Mature. 5-older.
Big, body.
Good-Luck.
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#6553996 - 11/22/16 06:20 AM Re: Another age / score ? on a "nocturnal" big 8. [Re: Jason H]
Age N Score ? Offline
Tracker

Registered: 10/05/15
Posts: 510
Loc: Texas
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#6554303 - 11/22/16 09:32 AM Re: Another age / score ? on a "nocturnal" big 8. [Re: Jason H]
Pitchfork Predator Offline
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Registered: 01/25/13
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Loc: Murphy, TX Dickens county
5-6 mid 130s. Nice buck, good luck. up
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