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Old 11-10-2008, 11:31 PM
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08 muley down...

Jumped a 1 horned nontyp with a HEAVY 10" horn,with a short dropper when this buck emerged from the timber.Ranged the first buck at 760(actually 713 i was hitting the trees behind him) and did some quick math using the drop chart on the side of the 8mag,held apprx 3 deer over him and broke his back right behind the shoulder with the first shot,had to put another one in him to finish it.By far the best buck I have seen this year,his mass is outstanding.

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Old 11-11-2008, 09:42 AM
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Great mass on him. Nice buck.
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Old 11-11-2008, 02:38 PM
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Congrats. Youre right, great mass!
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Old 11-11-2008, 06:40 PM
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Re: 08 muley down...

Great deer congrats, also sounds like a pretty nice shot as well. What was your rifle you used for the hunt?
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Old 11-11-2008, 07:06 PM
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Congratulations! Great looking buck and a fine shot!
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Old 11-11-2008, 08:44 PM
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Great buck, looks like the huntwas a blast.
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Old 11-11-2008, 09:01 PM
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Re: 08 muley down...

I use the 8mm rem mag,dont even have a mildot on it yet,just an old 6x leupold,180 gr tsx at 3250 fps,had to use the dropchart and hold over,thanx guys.
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