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Re: Heli Hog Hunting
« Reply #15 on: October 23, 2019, 12:06:58 PM »
Always wanted to book a trip with "Pork choppers aviation" just because of the name.

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Re: Heli Hog Hunting
« Reply #16 on: October 23, 2019, 12:12:00 PM »
:yeah:

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Re: Heli Hog Hunting
« Reply #17 on: October 25, 2019, 09:47:30 AM »
the price to shoot a trophy moose in alaska is comparable and tantalizing
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Re: Heli Hog Hunting
« Reply #18 on: October 25, 2019, 10:33:53 AM »
Be careful and don't shoot the blades off... :chuckle:

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Re: Heli Hog Hunting
« Reply #19 on: March 17, 2020, 05:46:01 PM »
Well, due to fog, light wind, and low cloud cover today was a no go and the night hunt ifms off due to flooded fields. So we came back to the 10 2 4 for a quick meat run. Did a little tour in the side by side and easily found a fat axis doe.  125 yard poke with a very nice 6.5 house gun and meat on the ground. Got her hung, skinned for a tan job on the hide, heart, tenderloins, backsraps all packaged up, shoulders and hind qtrs hanging. So really a pretty good day one.

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Re: Heli Hog Hunting
« Reply #20 on: March 17, 2020, 06:59:33 PM »
Sounds like a blast, hope you get in the air tomorrow.  :tup:
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Re: Heli Hog Hunting
« Reply #21 on: March 17, 2020, 08:19:46 PM »
Awesome man!!

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Re: Heli Hog Hunting
« Reply #22 on: March 17, 2020, 08:32:36 PM »
h20hunter, ask for any tips getting past the friggin stench of the hogs!

I could kill as many hogs as I can shoot, just can't get the stench out of my nose long enough to think about harvesting meat.
Any tips would be welcomed!!
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Re: Heli Hog Hunting
« Reply #23 on: March 18, 2020, 04:56:41 AM »
Nope. No tips. Flight window is this afternoon. Shoot em and let em be.

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Re: Heli Hog Hunting
« Reply #24 on: March 18, 2020, 07:05:17 AM »
I've eaten wild hog, it was good eating, I would like to freezer a bunch of it when I go hog hunting again. Good luck today.
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Re: Heli Hog Hunting
« Reply #25 on: March 18, 2020, 07:27:07 AM »
WSU, unless you shoot like Nugent, not many.  Multiple random motions make for poor marksmanship

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Re: Heli Hog Hunting
« Reply #26 on: March 18, 2020, 03:48:07 PM »
Well...two hours of flight time.  Got on 4 groups of hogs and saw others that were on property we couldn't shoot into. 17 hogs down.  What a fun experience. 

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Re: Heli Hog Hunting
« Reply #27 on: March 18, 2020, 03:52:52 PM »
I'm taking the lack of video as meaning you didn't have a go-pro strapped to your forehead during this event?

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Re: Heli Hog Hunting
« Reply #28 on: March 18, 2020, 04:03:03 PM »
I did not.

I did have a camera man with a go pro and vid cam next to me, a go pro on my gun, a go pro on the outside looking in, a go pro on my back up shooter, and a go pro on the pilot. Full editing and production takes 8 to 10 weeks.

But no, I did not.

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Re: Heli Hog Hunting
« Reply #29 on: March 18, 2020, 04:08:41 PM »
So you're a blossoming movie star then.
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