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Offline bearmanric

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no elk but called my biggest bobcat yet
« on: November 09, 2007, 04:15:25 PM »
did a little calling in the afernoon's. couple session's for cougar and a couple for bobcat. this big fellow came in the back door. shot him with my cougar gun 22-250 vssf Rem 55gr silver ballistics not fur friendly. was ten feet from Fx5 was using the DSG rabbit. big Kitty. going to sight the Ar in tomorrow. then it's coyote time. Rick








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Re: no elk but called my biggest bobcat yet
« Reply #1 on: November 09, 2007, 04:17:48 PM »
Now that is a beautiful cat!  Congrats! :)

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Re: no elk but called my biggest bobcat yet
« Reply #2 on: November 09, 2007, 04:40:54 PM »
good job rick...did you smack him with the new iron??
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Re: no elk but called my biggest bobcat yet
« Reply #3 on: November 09, 2007, 04:44:17 PM »
awesome pics...congrats on a nice cat...Justin

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Re: no elk but called my biggest bobcat yet
« Reply #4 on: November 09, 2007, 04:50:00 PM »
Beautiful cat, I sure do want to shot one bad, Ive got my lion, now I just need a bobby for the wall.  Great job.
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Re: no elk but called my biggest bobcat yet
« Reply #5 on: November 09, 2007, 05:11:07 PM »
Good job Rick. How about some more details?
Where and how long were you calling? What did you shoot it with and at what distance?




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Re: no elk but called my biggest bobcat yet
« Reply #6 on: November 10, 2007, 05:30:12 PM »
Nice looking kitty Ric.
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Re: no elk but called my biggest bobcat yet
« Reply #7 on: November 10, 2007, 05:38:09 PM »
how many have you gotten over the years? you could have said you used one of your handmade calls to get him as a pitch for your calls lol. its nice that your an honest man
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Re: no elk but called my biggest bobcat yet
« Reply #8 on: November 15, 2007, 09:25:37 AM »
Nice kitty bearmanric. That's what I want this season  :drool: Congrats again  ;)
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Re: no elk but called my biggest bobcat yet
« Reply #9 on: November 15, 2007, 06:34:11 PM »
Hey Bearmanric,

Just wondering did you use any decoy or was it str8 callin?
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Re: no elk but called my biggest bobcat yet
« Reply #10 on: November 15, 2007, 06:41:37 PM »
just calling. i use a whirling woodpecker. when i was hunting in Arizona i used a mojo fury twily thing it would stop the coyote's good. a light fether on fishing line or thread work's great. Rick
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Re: no elk but called my biggest bobcat yet
« Reply #11 on: November 15, 2007, 06:43:57 PM »
Rick, how do you like the woodpecker? How is the battery life?
UPS just dropped off 3 of them and I am messin with one now.




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Re: no elk but called my biggest bobcat yet
« Reply #12 on: November 16, 2007, 07:05:16 AM »
the battery last a day to a couple depend's on how many stand's. Rick
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Re: no elk but called my biggest bobcat yet
« Reply #13 on: November 16, 2007, 02:54:22 PM »
Thanx Bear.

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Re: no elk but called my biggest bobcat yet
« Reply #14 on: November 16, 2007, 05:22:26 PM »
Thanks Rick.




 

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