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Borch

HSO 2009 Turkey Contest Submission Thread.

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Post your photos and forms here for the contest.

The submission form is in the rules thread.

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Beard

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Spurs same length

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Your score is 20 + 7.5 + 7.5 + 17 = 52

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my turkey and sub forum

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sorry about the spur pics a little fuzzy

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HUNTMUP Dan, team Tominators. Story will at Team 4 Tominators.

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Here's mine... you don't get to see my ugly mug, solo hunt. Had a guy at work verify the bird and sign my form for me.

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Good Luck!

Ken

second spur is 15/16" not 1" as listed on my form... looked like 1" this a.m. on the tape, but is actually 15/16".

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Cheffrey-Tom Linderholm

Do I get extra inches for 2 beards? grin

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Second beard is actually 3 3/4 inch, my mistake on the entry form

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Here's 123fish's entry

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I had another pic of the turkey hanging in a tree to show the true size of this tom.

Borch, as you can see in the photo, the beard is really 10.5 and not 10 if you would like to score the higher. If you counrt the longest few stands, then its 11 inches long.

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Looks like 11" to me. Great bird!

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I shot one a few years back that scored well enough to be registered #20 for shotguns in the NWTF book. I do believe this bird may move me up the ladder a place or two.

Sad part is, I know I missed a larger bird and that beard was almost dragging on the ground looking at it through my field glasses. Man, that bird would have scored huge.

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I just checked my older score and that was 72.25 for the Minnesota bird. This years is 64.5. I guess that other bird was a tich larger in body, beard and spurs.

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19 Lbs, 9" beard, 3/4" spurs on both.

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DonBo, team 4, Tominators.

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18 lbs, 6 oz. 10" beard. Both spurs 3/4"

Story on team 4 "Tominators" thread.

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Eyehead, Team 4, Tominators

Here's the submission sheet....pics are on Team 4's thread.

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