***Official LIVE from the Stand Thread, 2020***

Discussion in 'Bowhunting Talk' started by MnHunterr, Aug 18, 2020.

  1. foodplot19

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    It would be nice to know for sure.

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  2. dnoodles

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    I seriously think it was a broadhead that hit the shoulder quartering to, then it rode the length of the spine. That's a perfectly straight bladed cut.
     
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    I agree with the straight cut, but wouldn't it have to be a pretty much ground level straight on or straight away shot, maybe a bit off center, but no way was that an elevated shot.

    We'll likely never know the true reasoning, which sucks. I'd like to think it was not hunter induced, if it was I would love to hear the story as to how it happened.
     
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    Don't think folded up discs being pulled by a tractor could have done it?
     
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    don't know how only one disc hits. And there doesn't appear to be any bruising/blunt force.
     
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    Only one answer...



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    Having grown up on a 5000 acre corn and soybean farm, and having spent many hours behind the wheel of a combine, it is my opinion this was not caused by a combine or any other farming implement.

    I have seen deer get caught in a corn head, but they were either already dead or mortally wounded. This deer appeared to be walking fine and could have gotten out of the the way of a combine moving at ~5.5 mph.

    The cut is too clean to be farming equipment. I could be wrong though. Just my opinion

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    That is a crazy cut. I think back to that buck impaled on the lone tpost that was being used for a gate stop, something random like that. More than likely we will never know.
     
  9. Bone Head Hunter

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    That buck (3) is 9-10 years old. I've posted picks of him before. If I can find them I'll post several years of him as a drop tine he was in his glory days. He is one tuff cookie!
     
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    Heading in for round 2 in this bedding area.
     
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    1 hr til shoot light. Came in a different way and set up 30 yds away from yesterday in case anything smelled my scent last night. I got 6 hrs sleep and a cup of coffee! Feel almost like a normal non sleep deprived moron. My buddy from yesterday gave me a new trail cam. He wouldnt take no for an answer. Been helping him get ready for bow season for months and shared many of my spots. I told him I wouldnt take it and would put it back in his locker at work every day. He said he would do the same and put the cam back in my locker. We just laughed and agreed the cam was mine now. I always feel guilty taking gifts.

    Bring on the big bucks!
     
  12. MUDSHARK

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    Headed out also,

    An arrow will be launched today.

    Blood will be spilt
     
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    Ok boys, fixin to walk back to my stand. Good luck all who are out this morning. Something needs to get dead today!

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    Uh guys... brows dad showed up on camera last night... starting to think I’m not hunting south eastern PA gamelands lol IMG_3476.JPG

    I’ll be calling in sick tomorrow...
     
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    Ok, got in here pretty clean I think. The leaves were a bit crunchy this morning but I didn't hear anything run off. It seems like it's dead calm this morning. Good luck all.

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  16. foodplot19

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    Good Luck, VS!!!
    KILL!!!
     
  17. camo75

    camo75 Die Hard Bowhunter

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    Don’t let those squirrels pi$$ you off Jim. Good luck
     
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    I got to believe that the first picture is an offspring of the third picture.

    As I said I have several years pictures of (3). He has went down hill the last two years.

    Here are the old pictures I found of him.

    2015Drop.jpg 2017Drop.jpg 2018Drop.jpg 2019drop.jpg 2020Drop.jpg
     
  19. Swamp Stalker

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    Good luck AM shift!!
     
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    Good luck today gang, kill some stuff!
     

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