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Old 10-13-2013, 04:44 PM   #1
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Gun: TC New Englander .50 caliber
Cap: Winchester #11 magnum
Powder: 80 grains of 3F Pinnacle
Projo: .490 patched round ball


Yesterday was the first day of Ft. Sill muzzleloder season; conventional guns only. Went out early in the morning but it was very windy. i did see two does and a fawn about 100 yards away. They had winded me and were running.

At about 17:30 i got into a good tree stand overlooking a game trail. At 18:35 a doe and big fawn came down the trail. Neither was stopping. i made the baaaa sound and she stopped about 35 yards away. i immediately fired. The doe hit the ground, kicked a few times and lay still.

The ball did not exit.

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Old 10-13-2013, 04:51 PM   #2
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Nice deer and toyota.


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Where did you get that skinning rack. I love it nice deer btw
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Made it from stuff lying around here. The hand winch is a gimme.
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Deer with a rifle? They are evolving.
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Congrats. It is more fun with a traditional rifle. Ya ever tried a flintlock?


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