Monthly Archives: May 2013

HAND GUN HUNTING – THE 10MM, AND TUPPERWARE PISTOLS

In the earlier post about hunting with semi-auto pistols, it was pointed out that the .45ACP is probably not the optimum hunting cartridge. Even though a 200gr Hornady XTP hollow point can be pushed to over 1000 fps out of … Continue reading

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2013 SNAPPER REGS, SEASONS ANNOUNCED. WE GOT SHAFTED!

NOAA Fisheries Increases Gulf of Mexico Red Snapper Quota and Sets 2013 Federal Recreational Season NOAA Fisheries announces a final rule for Gulf of Mexico Red Snapper. The rule sets the 2013 quotas for commercial and recreational red snapper harvest. … Continue reading

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DARN THOSE FERAL HOGS!

While I agree in principle with a Louisiana game official who was quoted as saying “We ain’t gonna bar-be-que our way out of the feral hog problem!”, I feel strongly that we should at least try! While not exactly BBQ, … Continue reading

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“BLAST FROM THE PAST?”

Remember Polaroids? This one fell out of a box in the office yesterday as I was moving some things. These two “grinnel” (Bowfin) were caught out of a small marsh pond in Newton County, not far from The Devil’s Pocket … Continue reading

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CAMO COOKER

With all things outdoors related – and many things NOT strictly outdoor related being camo painted these days, I decided to “Color me Happy” on a cooker for the camp. The cooker itself is a galvanized 55 gal drum with … Continue reading

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DAY-TIME HOG ACTION

Got this fat sow on Saturday, 4/5/13, about 6 PM. 50 yard shot, suppressed .44 magnum, 300gr Barnes Buster bullet ahead of H110 powder. Shoulder shot, complete pass-through, DRT.

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