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How big is a 40" buck?
« on: August 10, 2017, 09:33:47 PM »
I thought I would share these photos. My friend Jake Sorenson in Utah who owns "Jakes Custom Taxidermy" mounted this buck for another one of his customers. It was taken in Mexico last season on a guided hunt. Enjoy!
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Re: How big is a 40" buck?
« Reply #1 on: August 10, 2017, 09:36:42 PM »
 :drool: Hope he has lots of wall space that is a beast!
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Re: How big is a 40" buck?
« Reply #2 on: August 10, 2017, 09:38:40 PM »
Dang!  :drool:
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Re: How big is a 40" buck?
« Reply #3 on: August 10, 2017, 09:40:34 PM »
 :yike:  :o  :drool:
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Re: How big is a 40" buck?
« Reply #4 on: August 10, 2017, 09:42:06 PM »
I didn't know there were elk mulie hybrids out there.

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Re: How big is a 40" buck?
« Reply #5 on: August 10, 2017, 09:42:47 PM »
Sonora Mexico - 41" outside, 38" inside
Jake's finished mount
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Re: How big is a 40" buck?
« Reply #6 on: August 10, 2017, 09:44:51 PM »
Incredible, thanks for sharing bearpaw!
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Re: How big is a 40" buck?
« Reply #7 on: August 10, 2017, 09:51:57 PM »
Wow that mount photo doesn't even look real. 

That rack is so darn wiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiide it makes thhe bucks head look puny.   

I think I can now state with confidence that I have never seen a 40" buck.   
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Re: How big is a 40" buck?
« Reply #8 on: August 10, 2017, 09:52:13 PM »
Umm, how much is it to hunt in Mexico?! 

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Re: How big is a 40" buck?
« Reply #9 on: August 10, 2017, 10:01:06 PM »
Umm, how much is it to hunt in Mexico?!

I don't know what the guy paid for this hunt, but I do know you can get good sonoran hunts in the 8k to 15k range. Sometimes there are pretty good deals on cancellations if you can go on a last minute notice. I would be wary of regular priced hunts in Mexico that seem cheap, stick with reputable outfits.
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Re: How big is a 40" buck?
« Reply #10 on: August 10, 2017, 10:13:07 PM »
That deer has an oak tree stuck to its head!
Thanks for sharing those pics.
That thing is awesome.
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Re: How big is a 40" buck?
« Reply #11 on: August 10, 2017, 10:15:05 PM »
Muy grande!
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Re: How big is a 40" buck?
« Reply #12 on: August 10, 2017, 10:16:00 PM »
Wow that mount photo doesn't even look real. 

That rack is so darn wiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiide it makes thhe bucks head look puny.   

I think I can now state with confidence that I have never seen a 40" buck.   
Come on. You just did.  :chuckle:
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Re: How big is a 40" buck?
« Reply #13 on: August 10, 2017, 10:26:46 PM »
Amazing buck!! :tup:
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Re: How big is a 40" buck?
« Reply #14 on: August 11, 2017, 02:01:49 AM »
 :yike: :drool: :drool:
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