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birdswacker

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About birdswacker

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  • Birthday 02/06/1968

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    wyoming mn us
  1. Finished Yetti 8x16'

    Nice looking shackles Yeti It looks like you used pine tongue and groove? How thick is it? 3/4" How much weight do you think it added?
  2. Rut Activity Reports

    I stuck a doe last night and saw 6 other does. I know have 10 scrapes in the 50 yd area.
  3. Rut Activity Reports

    I've got 5 fresh scrapes within a 50 yd area all in the last 24-36 hrs and a few little guys on cam during the day and big boys still at night. Guess where I'll be hunting?
  4. Crop harvest reports Fall 2016...

    I would say 90% of the corn is still standing just north of the metro
  5. Crop harvest reports Fall 2016...

    I've seen a few bean/corn feilds being picked but not hard core yet just north of the metro
  6. Clown Down!

    Full body or shoulder mount?
  7. RUT REPORTS

    I've had luck seeing does and the big shooter I've been waiting for but he didn't come into my range last week. Also lots of pictures the last 2 weeks but only little guys and does during the daylight the big boys are still nocturnal. I'm hunting private land in the north metro. Still waiting for the farmer to pick the corn which will be a few days with all the rain we got.
  8. First Thing That Pops Into Your Head-

    We're Not Gonna Take It
  9. Let's see your Mouse photos!

    That's a dandy there Hoey! Looks like he's got some good meaty tenderloins
  10. HSO Deer Photo's

    Small? I'd like to see the big boys!
  11. Fish Shack Furnaces

    I built a 8x14 drop down fishhouse a few years ago and planning to remodel the interior. I've been using a Mr. Heater and gonna convert to a lp furnace. I'm looking for some input here. Which furnace Atwood? Suburban? Empire? Goods? Bad? I definately want a vented model but don't want to break the bank. Where's the best place to buy a furnace also?
  12. Hunting reports....

    I didn't get out of work early as planned but ended up in the stand at 3:45. I had 2 does meander thru then at about 4:30 or so Apple of does ended up the picked corn field about a 150 yds out and they fed always looking back. I was hoping is was Mr. big but he never appeared instead it was the movie star Mr. Fork that appeared on my cameras about 10 times a week. He did some chasing but not real hard at all.
  13. Hunting reports....

    I was out tonight and had 4 does in the field 5 minutes after I got up in my stand. A few minutes later there was 2 more then another 5 minutes another doe and 2 fawn. They keeps looking to the wood line as if something was coming but it never happened. They slowly worked there way away from me browsing on the picked corn once they got to the 1 row of corn the farmer left I grabbed the rattle bag and gave a mild rattling. All of the does did an about face and started walking down the far side of the corn but toward me. Once they got to the end which is about 50yds from me they just started feeding again. Some here along there walk they pick up a few straglers no there was 11. Total there was 8 does and 3 fawns and they fed for about 20 minutes or so and slowly walked away from me. Which is fine it's a buck for me. Last week I saw a couple little bucks. I've hunted Sat. Sun. Tues. and today and haven't seen a buck yet last week I saw 3 little guys walking around. I'm.gonna give it another shot tomorrow hopefully I can get out of work at noon.
  14. Hunting reports....

    I was out last night and had 3 different pairs of does walk by with no bucks in tow. Sooner or later Mr. horny will be with one of them. I thought the wind was gonna knock my 3' oak tree my stand is on over. Never thought a big tree like that would move the way it did. Gonna give it a try again tomorrow afternoon.
  15. Looking for a new trail cam

    I bought 2 Primos (refurbished) 35's off of ?bay for half price. They work perfect the battery life is excellent going on 3 months and both are at 85% and that's with probably 5,000 pictures. There was a lot of pictures of nothing but where I had them set up was pointed toward a corn field and I believe the stalks were setting it off. Now that the corn is picked I don't get the blank pictures. Videos work great also. I would buy these again for sure.