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Jun-06-19, 
10:22 AM (MST)
"25 seconds to Get It Done ... Can YOU Score?"

You've drawn a great early rifle tag in CO (16 points). You've scouted and seen a bigger buck, but this one is the 2nd best seen. It's opening morning and you've got him at 440 yards. You've got only 25 ticks to get it done, then he gets bummed by another hunter. Do you? Can you? How big is he?

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 Subject   Author   Message Date   ID 
 RE: 25 seconds...  Neverdrawn      Jun-06-19   1 
  RE: 25 seconds...  MT_55      Jun-06-19   2 
   RE: 25 seconds...  fullthrottle      Jun-06-19   3 
 RE: 25 seconds...  downhill      Jun-06-19   4 
 RE: 25 seconds...  rmanwill      Jun-06-19   5 
  RE: 25 seconds...  HalfAce      Jun-06-19   6 
 RE: 25 seconds...  Gunnihunter      Jun-06-19   7 
  RE: 25 seconds...  Buffs35      Jun-06-19   8 
   RE: 25 seconds...  ICMDEER      Jun-06-19   9 
 RE: 25 seconds...  Longshot81      Jun-06-19   10 
 RE: 25 seconds...  Bc      Jun-06-19   11 
  RE: 25 seconds...  Homer      Jun-06-19   12 
   RE: 25 seconds...  Comules      Jun-07-19   13 
    RE: 25 seconds...  Bambistew      Jun-07-19   14 
 RE: 25 seconds...  atrietch      Jun-19-19   15 
 RE: 25 seconds...  HIcountryman      Jun-20-19   16 
 RE: 25 seconds...  Joe2Kool      Jun-22-19   17 

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Neverdrawn
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Jun-06-19, 
10:43 AM (MST)
1. "RE: 25 seconds to Get It Done ... Can YOU Score?"

I would give it a try if I was confident with my preparation at the range prior to the hunt. 425 is pushing it for me if I haven't spent enough time practicing. Definitely a shooter in my book.

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MT_55
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Jun-06-19, 
10:49 AM (MST)
2. "RE: 25 seconds to Get It Done ... Can YOU Score?"

Loud Yes

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fullthrottle
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Jun-06-19, 
11:14 AM (MST)
3. "RE: 25 seconds to Get It Done ... Can YOU Score?"

Absolutely, didnít even finish watching the clip. Sweet buck!

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downhill
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Jun-06-19, 
11:16 AM (MST)
4. "RE: 25 seconds to Get It Done ... Can YOU Score?"

Yep, reasonable range, the other buck clears and he is broadside, boom. Heís plenty big enough for me , those outside hook cheaters put me over the edge no matter what he scores, guessing 190 ish.

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rmanwill
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Jun-06-19, 
11:37 AM (MST)
5. "RE: 25 seconds to Get It Done ... Can YOU Score?"

YES. Even on opener morning he is plenty big enough.

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HalfAce
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Jun-06-19, 
11:46 AM (MST)
6. "RE: 25 seconds to Get It Done ... Can YOU Score?"

Sometimes knowing when to ďsettleĒ is the difference maker between going home with a big mature buck or going home with a tag in your pocket and your body run into the dirt searching for a ghost.

100% shooter.

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Gunnihunter
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Jun-06-19, 
12:34 PM (MST)
7. "RE: 25 seconds to Get It Done ... Can YOU Score?"

I like him a lot, especially with the extras. With 150 gr. 300 Win mag, at 440 yds and a good angle Iím shooting. Iím not a good judge of velvet; I guess around 180.

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Buffs35
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Jun-06-19, 
01:02 PM (MST)
8. "RE: 25 seconds to Get It Done ... Can YOU Score?"

Trying to decide what to do with the other 20 seconds.

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Jun-06-19, 
06:25 PM (MST)
9. "RE: 25 seconds to Get It Done ... Can YOU Score?"

I'd shoot him, but I would wait until the other buck clears away before I shoot, toward the end of the video. I can 99% make the shot, but I'd sure be careful with the other buck.

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Longshot81
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Jun-06-19, 
07:28 PM (MST)
10. "RE: 25 seconds to Get It Done ... Can YOU Score?"

Send it.

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Bc
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Jun-06-19, 
09:20 PM (MST)
11. "RE: 25 seconds to Get It Done ... Can YOU Score?"

Yep!

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Homer
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Jun-06-19, 
10:12 PM (MST)
12. "RE: 25 seconds to Get It Done ... Can YOU Score?"

no...I don't shoot velvet bucks....just a personal thing.

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Comules
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Jun-07-19, 
01:14 PM (MST)
13. "RE: 25 seconds to Get It Done ... Can YOU Score?"

Yes!
Hope he is hard horned when I hunt GMU 67 4th

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Jun-07-19, 
05:00 PM (MST)
14. "RE: 25 seconds to Get It Done ... Can YOU Score?"

I'd check my calendar, then wait for the season to open before I shot him.

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atrietch
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Jun-19-19, 
05:16 PM (MST)
15. "RE: 25 seconds to Get It Done ... Can YOU Score?"

bang, flop...

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HIcountryman
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Jun-20-19, 
07:03 AM (MST)
16. "RE: 25 seconds to Get It Done ... Can YOU Score?"

He is nice. Dont think i can shoot that far! Not with my mzzl tag. He is about the roundest-bellied buck i ve ever seen!

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Joe2Kool
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Jun-22-19, 
06:24 PM (MST)
17. "RE: 25 seconds to Get It Done ... Can YOU Score?"

Unfortunately, I currently limit my shots to 400...

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