collapse
Double U Hunting Supply Visit R&R Calls

Author Topic: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision  (Read 4149 times)

Offline Baranouskas

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Pilgrim
  • *
  • Join Date: Mar 2017
  • Posts: 39
  • Location: Wenatchee
Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« on: August 17, 2017, 04:41:18 PM »
I live near Wenatchee and am looking for a yote/bobcat huntin partner with night vision.  I have a thermal monocular and a NV scope.  If anyone is interested please PM me

Offline biggfish

  • Off-Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Longhunter
  • *
  • Join Date: Mar 2013
  • Posts: 719
  • Location: Spanaway
  • Groups: NRA
Re: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« Reply #1 on: August 17, 2017, 09:43:58 PM »
Sounds like fun, I'm not in that area curious what scope you're running. I've got a monocular and looking at scopes next.

Sent from my LG-K425 using Tapatalk

Now then, get your equipment—your quiver and bow—and go out to the open country to hunt some wild game for me.  Gen. 27:3

Offline Baranouskas

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Pilgrim
  • *
  • Join Date: Mar 2017
  • Posts: 39
  • Location: Wenatchee
Re: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« Reply #2 on: August 18, 2017, 12:42:34 AM »
I just have a Sightmark Photon 4.6 with a t-20 illuminator, I'm good out to about 150-175. I also have a LCD screen wired up to the video output, so I don't have to look thru the scope.  Its handy so you dont have to deal with the eye relief and transitioning from thermal to the gun. I have a helmet rig for my thermal it really messes with your eye when you look through it for a period of time.  Someday I'll upgraded to a thermal scope, if you have the $ go with a Pulsar XP50, that what I plan on getting.  Do you have a tri-pod set up?

Offline Baranouskas

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Pilgrim
  • *
  • Join Date: Mar 2017
  • Posts: 39
  • Location: Wenatchee
Re: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« Reply #3 on: August 18, 2017, 12:49:06 AM »
If I new how to post pictures, Id show you my rig

Offline Gringo31

  • Washington For Wildlife
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Old Salt
  • *
  • Join Date: May 2009
  • Posts: 5319
Re: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« Reply #4 on: August 18, 2017, 10:15:56 AM »
Seems you should have plenty of folks willing to join you...


Good Luck!
We must reject the idea that every time a law's broken, society is guilty rather than the lawbreaker. It is time to restore the American precept that each individual is accountable for his actions.
-Ronald Reagan

Offline WSU

  • Off-Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Frontiersman
  • *
  • Join Date: Mar 2009
  • Posts: 3726
Re: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« Reply #5 on: August 18, 2017, 10:41:59 AM »
I had to lookup what a pulsar xp50 is. You would have to really want to shoot coyotes to spend 5 Gs on a scope!!

Offline Baranouskas

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Pilgrim
  • *
  • Join Date: Mar 2017
  • Posts: 39
  • Location: Wenatchee
Re: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« Reply #6 on: August 18, 2017, 12:57:39 PM »
It's amazing what you see at night that isn't out during the day!! Most yotes are fearless at night, watching yotes come into your call during daylight hours is why everyone is hooked on this great sport, but seeing a coyot come into your call in total darkness, now that is something that you'll get hooked on. For me it's a whole new level of hunting.  It's just another expensive hobby.

Online h20hunter

  • Global Moderator
  • Trade Count: (+6)
  • Explorer
  • *****
  • Join Date: Jan 2010
  • Posts: 16692
  • Location: Lake Stevens
Re: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« Reply #7 on: August 18, 2017, 01:01:52 PM »
Standby....

Online h20hunter

  • Global Moderator
  • Trade Count: (+6)
  • Explorer
  • *****
  • Join Date: Jan 2010
  • Posts: 16692
  • Location: Lake Stevens
Re: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« Reply #8 on: August 18, 2017, 01:03:59 PM »
 :yike: :drool: :tup:

Offline Baranouskas

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Pilgrim
  • *
  • Join Date: Mar 2017
  • Posts: 39
  • Location: Wenatchee
Re: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« Reply #9 on: August 18, 2017, 01:22:21 PM »
Thx H20hunter

Offline Baranouskas

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Pilgrim
  • *
  • Join Date: Mar 2017
  • Posts: 39
  • Location: Wenatchee
Re: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« Reply #10 on: August 18, 2017, 04:44:33 PM »
Seems you should have plenty of folks willing to join you...


Good Luck!

You would think, but it seems not alot of folks in washington have night vision

Offline biggfish

  • Off-Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Longhunter
  • *
  • Join Date: Mar 2013
  • Posts: 719
  • Location: Spanaway
  • Groups: NRA
Re: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« Reply #11 on: August 19, 2017, 03:28:14 AM »


I just have a Sightmark Photon 4.6 with a t-20 illuminator, I'm good out to about 150-175. I also have a LCD screen wired up to the video output, so I don't have to look thru the scope.  Its handy so you dont have to deal with the eye relief and transitioning from thermal to the gun. I have a helmet rig for my thermal it really messes with your eye when you look through it for a period of time.  Someday I'll upgraded to a thermal scope, if you have the $ go with a Pulsar XP50, that what I plan on getting.  Do you have a tri-pod set up?

I free hand my monocular it's a 5x digital, and I know what you mean it messing with your vision. It gets bright enough that the eye I'm looking through doesn't adjust right away so I feel blind for minute or so. I was looking at an ATN smart digital scope, but what I really want is a military grade forward mount nv adapter. I like the idea of not having to change out sights, but price is a quite high.

Sent from my LG-K425 using Tapatalk

Now then, get your equipment—your quiver and bow—and go out to the open country to hunt some wild game for me.  Gen. 27:3

Offline Baranouskas

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Pilgrim
  • *
  • Join Date: Mar 2017
  • Posts: 39
  • Location: Wenatchee
Re: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« Reply #12 on: August 19, 2017, 01:29:46 PM »
What kind of monocular do you have?

Offline biggfish

  • Off-Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Longhunter
  • *
  • Join Date: Mar 2013
  • Posts: 719
  • Location: Spanaway
  • Groups: NRA
Re: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« Reply #13 on: August 19, 2017, 09:27:01 PM »
It's an ATN dvnm-5 I think maybe a 6. It's decent for the price.

Sent from my LG-K425 using Tapatalk

Now then, get your equipment—your quiver and bow—and go out to the open country to hunt some wild game for me.  Gen. 27:3

Offline Baranouskas

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Pilgrim
  • *
  • Join Date: Mar 2017
  • Posts: 39
  • Location: Wenatchee
Re: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« Reply #14 on: August 19, 2017, 09:50:44 PM »
It's an ATN dvnm-5 I think maybe a 6. It's decent for the price.

Sent from my LG-K425 using Tapatalk

NICE, I got the Quantum XD38A by Pulsar

 

* Recent Topics

Reloading by royalbull
[Today at 09:27:56 PM]


Vortex Experts ... Razor HD or Viper HS? by yakimanoob
[Today at 09:26:20 PM]


washington draw by Oh Mah
[Today at 09:25:22 PM]


2018 Special Permits: Drawing Results by Tbar
[Today at 09:24:28 PM]


Washington State OIL Permit Draws by Brushbuster
[Today at 09:22:29 PM]


Properly cooking bear meat by Duckhunter14
[Today at 09:20:23 PM]


Montana OIL results are up. by Brushbuster
[Today at 09:19:54 PM]


Cannon gun safe by Shadrach71
[Today at 09:08:17 PM]


Stolen packages: boots and pants by JWEBB
[Today at 09:00:19 PM]


Salmon Creek? by NorseNW
[Today at 08:59:44 PM]


Travel Trailer batteries by RockChuck
[Today at 08:59:09 PM]


2017 Sheds. Post them here! by blackveltbowhunter
[Today at 08:56:28 PM]


Budget friendly spotter by Wingin it
[Today at 08:42:46 PM]


WTS: 300 Blackout Hornady Factory New Ammo SOLD by time2hunt
[Today at 08:39:03 PM]


Taunting the Draw Gods by usmc74
[Today at 08:27:37 PM]


Suppressor for hunting rifle by b23
[Today at 08:03:16 PM]


Outlawing electrical mountain bikes in Washington? by WAcoyotehunter
[Today at 07:59:06 PM]


Fun day training by riflehunter
[Today at 07:52:30 PM]


Blue Mountains reunion by teanawayslayer
[Today at 07:37:22 PM]


MT not sure if this is a wolf or what is it? by nwwanderer
[Today at 07:36:59 PM]