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Shells to birds #8371774 09/01/21 10:49 PM
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ratio? How good/bad was your shooting today? Let the lies begin.

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Re: Shells to birds [Re: spacejunkie] #8371883 09/02/21 01:04 AM
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Morning hunt 12 gauge semi auto 7 birds on 19 shells this evening 5 birds on 14 shots with 28 gauge O/U. First time out with the 28 and I credit my shooting to young stupid birds


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0 to 0 today....


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Not good. Prolly a box and a half to 2 boxes for 14 found birds. 1 dead I never found. Took half the hunt to get on em for some reason.


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2 for 2. Not looking like a banner year for dove right now. Didnt have an opportunity to shoot any more.
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the car next to shot the bird at me when I told him texting and driving was stupid if he couldn't stay in one lane doing it. He shot me the bird and sped off. Saw him in another mile pulled over. rofl


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5 for 5. 16 ga was hungry!

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28 ga. 15 with 28. was 6 for 6 on floaters into a pond. Gave my spot up for a new hunter and went to the speedsters. They were much more challenging. The oilpatch has birds this year.

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4 for 4 this morning. See what happens this eve.

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Went down hill fast, 1 for 10 this evening.

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Re: Shells to birds [Re: spacejunkie] #8373811 09/03/21 05:29 PM
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Personally, I feel cheated if I can't go through 3 boxes for a limit.


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I did awesome Wednesday. 1 for 1!!!! roflmao About all I saw in range. Only saw 8 birds total.


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Originally Posted by TXHOGSLAYER
Personally, I feel cheated if I can't go through 3 boxes for a limit.


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Friday, Saturday and today. 10 shots and 5 birds. Slim pickins.

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Depends a lot how the birds are flying, the amount of birds, and what type of shots I'm taking. If there are a lot of birds, they are decoying, and I'm picking my shots...I can get a limit with one box, or less. But if he birds are tough and I'm going for tough long shots 2 or 3 boxes.

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1 shot 10 birds got them lined up on the fence.


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Oh i dreamed that. Haven't been


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For me , usually two boxes for a limit

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Depends on my Coors Light to bird ratio.

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9/1 15 birds two boxes, using a 20 gauge and 9/2 10 birds using one 1/2 boxes of 28 gauge.

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I suck, but last time I went dove hunting( four years or so ago)( always buy my dove stamp just in case), ratio was terrible, but had fun and do love the smell of gun powder!!!!


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Originally Posted by tigger
1 shot 10 birds got them lined up on the fence.

Or a good skillet shot when they land in the deeks. I don’t t mess around with them dove!!! They mess with me they mess with fire!!!!!

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