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  2. Good job! I have never found any Blacks so they look a little different. Can you take a picture of what they look like cut in half? They look a little scary like False Morel's
  3. I picked for about 2 hours this morning. I'm not exactly haw many I got but its enough for a couple meals. I'm going to chop some of these up and mix with some cream cheese, feta cheese and garlic chives and then stuff some chicken breasts and cook them on the grill. The little bit of rain that we got last week helped the shrooms pop but it really didn't do much else for the woods besides help the mosquito's hatch. There were so many they licked the bug spray off first then swarmed. I found the mushrooms all over, North, South, East and West facing hills. Normally spot 1 has the best results but this trip it was my second spot. All of them had pretty good size too. Only a few that were in direct sunlight were dried up otherwise they are very firm. Spot 1 is the left container. Don't worry, I use a mesh bag while I'm out in the woods!
  4. rl_sd

    What size steel shot for pheasant

    Yup.... 6 & 4 for Lead.... 4 & 2 for steel
  5. rl_sd

    T&G Cedar install

    I ended up framing my house, putting on the T&G , and then spray foaming back against the interior, which may be why I am not seeing any movement... I also used pine vs cedar
  6. PurpleFloyd

    What size steel shot for pheasant

    I agree with the guy who agreed with the other guy.
  7. PurpleFloyd

    Humminbird helix

    Just wait till they come up with the remote submarine drone with 3d high resolution camera that can see through algae and milfoil and transmit to your eyewear in 3d. I struggle with properly tying a berkley knot......
  8. westguy

    What size steel shot for pheasant

    I agree with rundrave. #4 early and #2 shot later in year
  9. Snowbound

    T&G Cedar install

    Yes, 5/16 T&G I installed last fall. I did the same, but I see this summer it's starting to buckle
  10. castmaster

    Humminbird helix

    Adding a 4th wouldn't do much IMO. The map screen is already too small to be useful when screen is split in 3. I added a Helix 7 G2N to use as a map screen. Networked with other 2 units
  11. huntnfish

    Humminbird helix

    I could always go and spend more money on an additional unit but some of it is like Floyd said. I have a hard enough time watching one screen. I have the app on my phone. I think that lowrance has the ability to split the screen into 4. I just can't believe I'm the only person who would like to see this but maybe I am. It may not be as big a deal once I get more familiar with the unit. Right now I like to look at all the screens to help discern what it is im seeing on the screen. I appreciate the input!
  12. Duffman

    So is this forum dead?

    Males were on the beds last night on a lake here in the metro. Not my deal, so I let 'em be. Which means I didn't catch much at all compared to last week. Oh well, be a couple weeks before the summer patterns start happening. Already a hint of cottonwood floating on the water though. *booooo*
  13. delcecchi

    Humminbird helix

    I would agree with Purple. Just add an inexpensive unit of your choice for the maps. You could even use a cheap tablet with the navionics app on it for the mapping, if money was an issue. You can buy a 7 inch generic (RCA) tablet for around 50 bucks. A few bucks more gets a holder.
  14. rundrave

    What size steel shot for pheasant

    I would just buy a couple different boxes and pattern them with all of the chokes and see what shoots and patterns the best. Depending on your hunting style a more open choke if the birds will be closer. I will normally have the tighter choke as the way I hunt the birds will be farther away but I also shoot an O/U and tend to let the birds get out a ways before I shoot. So an IC/MOD may be a good choice also. But like I said I would pattern the gun with each and different loads just to get a feel for it and whats best for her confidence. I shoot steel all the time and I tend to shoot 4 shot and late season even 2 shot to deal with late season hearty winter birds. Welcome to HSO!
  15. PurpleFloyd

    Humminbird helix

    It might be better to buy a small second unit and link them. My guess is what you want is not something enough people want to justify implementing. Personally I have a hard enough time watching a bobber.
  16. leech~~

    What size steel shot for pheasant

    Welcome to the Forum. What brand gun is it? Would help to pick choke tubes out. Size 6 shot should do the trick, but I'm sure more folks will chime in here.
  17. huntnfish

    Humminbird helix

    I upgraded my electronics this year to a Humminbird Helix 10. I love it so far with the exception of not being able to split the screen into 4 separate screens. The max that you can do is 3. I would really like to be able to have the map, sonar, down imaging, and side imaging on the screen at the same time while trolling. I emailed tech support and they said it's not something that is an option at this time. Right now when I'm fishing I switch back and forth between map, sonar, and DI and sonar, DI, and SI. Is there anyone else that thinks this should be an option? I don't know see why you can't customize the screen to show whichever features you prefer instead of only using the preloaded options that Humminbird decided on. I have thought about emailing the company weekly asking if they have that ability yet but wanted to see if anyone else thinks it should be an option.
  18. Amanda C. Sharp

    What size steel shot for pheasant

    I just purchased a used 20 gauge for my 14 year old daughter. I hunt mostly state land for pheasants. It is a 2 3/4 auto with interchangeable chokes. What size steel shot and choke tube would you recomend for her?
  19. I just got back from a work trip to MI. I could not believe the difference in ground cover. We traveled all the way from Dearborn back to Bemidji heading through the U.P. Most of MI had very little ground cover but WI was flush, green everywhere! I only got to check a few spots at rest areas but I never saw a thing. The ground was dry at most spots on the way home. I'm gonna go hit my spot tomorrow, hopefully it hasn't been picked yet!
  20. Mike89

    Suns out shells out

    love those when ya see them!!!
  21. Last week
  22. ANYFISH2

    Team 2 - Everlasting Gobble Stoppers

    Good luck to you.
  23. Took the kayak crappie fishing opening weekend and when calm always bring with the DSLR with. These turtles are glad the weather has finally consistently warmed up. I always find it funny seeing turtles stacked on top of each other and found a few along with multiple species which was nice.
  24. rkhinrichs

    Team 2 - Everlasting Gobble Stoppers

    I was going to hunt wi this weekend but fishing musky with my fly rod is what I will do instead. Good luck!!!!!!!
  25. ANYFISH2

    Team 2 - Everlasting Gobble Stoppers

    Anyone still at it? not sure that i will get Isaac out anymore, will still ask these last few days. Good luck everyone.
  26. Scoot

    Headhunters

    Haha, sounds like you have a good head on your shoulders and great perspective, Borch. Plus, I think it's good to be upset about missing! It motivates a guy to take more selective shots and make better shots. My shot selection was ok, but my execution was not good. I made a good shot at a stationary target, but the target was walking. D-U-M, dumb!!! Such is life! Next year Morgan and I will shoot turkeys (as long as I can still get her out there).
  27. bbfenatic

    Wild Regular Season 2017-18

    From what I read the idiot did not tell anybody....was asked to play in the World's and declined saying his wrists hurt so they made him go in and found the torn tendons...what a duffus.
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