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Offline jackelope

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Re: WA top ten
« Reply #30 on: January 31, 2017, 09:34:01 AM »
Nice sheds Sern, I saw them Saturday great bull for sure, those genetics are sweet, I get excited just thinking about the possibilities for future bulls, my sheds ranked 7th and 8th in the non-typical category, now that the G-3 bull is dead I can share a few pictures.

The sheds photo has been around for a few years now.
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Re: WA top ten
« Reply #31 on: January 31, 2017, 10:02:04 AM »
I made a mistake and posted the picture on face book, back when I found them, a good learning experience for me, teanaway slayer took that picture, I have a bunch more live photos still working on a water mark for them

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Re: WA top ten
« Reply #32 on: January 31, 2017, 03:44:11 PM »
Antlers weigh 18 lbs a piece

Danderson, that bull is a one of a kinder! That's video would be awesome to see!!

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Re: WA top ten
« Reply #33 on: January 31, 2017, 06:06:52 PM »
18 lbs each wow!!!!! I had one that was 12 lbs and it was a girthy big 6 point.

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Re: WA top ten
« Reply #34 on: February 01, 2017, 08:55:17 PM »
That's a beautiful set.  Your Mom did great!

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Re: WA top ten
« Reply #35 on: February 26, 2017, 07:24:14 AM »
I got to see the pair of top ten sheds at the Sammamish Valley Chapter RMEF Banquet last night.  Very beautiful antlers.  I am always impressed how some Washington elk can grow antlers that big.  Thanks for displaying them, it made the evening more noteworthy.

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Re: WA top ten
« Reply #36 on: February 26, 2017, 07:54:13 AM »
Thanks for sharing your sheds gentleman, two true Washington giants.
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Re: WA top ten
« Reply #37 on: February 26, 2017, 02:13:38 PM »
It was our pleasure to share them with everyone! Washington state has world class animals. You never know what you will come across when you spend time outdoors. That's why we enjoy it so much!

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Re: WA top ten
« Reply #38 on: June 11, 2018, 08:15:11 AM »
i want to see a bull like that while elk hunting
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Re: WA top ten
« Reply #39 on: June 11, 2018, 08:26:58 AM »
 :yike:   Amazing sheds! Thanks for sharing..

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Re: WA top ten
« Reply #40 on: September 27, 2018, 08:37:02 AM »


Who keeps records of sheds and where do you have them scored? Where is the record book kept?

Washington state big game book. You can have them scored at the sportsmans shows.


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There's also this:
http://shedantlers.org/

They would score as the #2 set in the matched set category it looks like...scroll down.
http://shedantlers.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/NASHC-TOP-10-SHED-ANTLERS-10-14-2016.pdf?189db0

I've got a set I'd like to score and compare to this list. I see the base circumference listed on there, does anyone know if that is a measurement in addition to the four circumference measurements or just the one between g1 and g2?

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Re: WA top ten
« Reply #41 on: September 27, 2018, 05:15:27 PM »
Somebody correct me if I'm wrong, but I think the base would be the 1st of the 4 circumference measurements.
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Re: WA top ten
« Reply #42 on: September 27, 2018, 05:34:14 PM »
Yeah, the first of the 4 circumference measurements "H1". Between the "G1" and "G2".

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Re: WA top ten
« Reply #43 on: September 27, 2018, 06:46:05 PM »
 :yeah:
Between G1 and G2 is a whole lot different than the base measurement for the H1. You could be talking 4-6" in many cases.

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Re: WA top ten
« Reply #44 on: September 27, 2018, 07:36:43 PM »
Copy thanks guys.

 

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