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#186515 - 11/18/17 10:39 PM Granddaughter and son score
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Today was windy and spitting rain when we got to the farm this morning. Weather forecast called for 20 to 50 mph winds and rain today so a covered stand was called for. Sent my son and granddaughter to what we call Mikes stand as it was the last project he and I worked on before the cancer took him from us.They were using an AR in 6.5 Grendel my son and I had built for hogs and deer with a 123gr Amax Hornady factory load. 7;30 I heard a shot and a minute later got a call saying my granddaughter had just shot an 8 point buck.At 10 o clock hear another shot and my son had shot another 8 pt .Both were shot thru the heart lungs and both were pass thru's 1 1/4 exits one at 50 yds one at 70.Pretty neat two bucks within a couple of hours by son and granddaughter with a rifle we built, from a stand built by myself and my brother.It was a good day.Hope Mike was looking down from one of those holes in the floor of heaven,think he would of had a big smile on his face.


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#186517 - 11/19/17 01:04 AM Re: Granddaughter and son score [Re: junebug]
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#186520 - 11/19/17 01:33 AM Re: Granddaughter and son score [Re: jamesfromjersey]
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Nothing more rewarding then having the people you love enjoy something you built for them. Congrats to you and to them.
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#186526 - 11/19/17 09:34 AM Re: Granddaughter and son score [Re: cfish2]
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Sounds like a fine morning! Congratulations to all!
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#186527 - 11/19/17 09:47 AM Re: Granddaughter and son score [Re: Russell]
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That's awesome! Congratulations to your family

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#186533 - 11/19/17 11:22 AM Re: Granddaughter and son score [Re: junebug]
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Pretty neat two bucks within a couple of hours by son and granddaughter with a rifle we built, from a stand built by myself and my brother.It was a good day.


It doesn't get much better than that.

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Hope Mike was looking down from one of those holes in the floor of heaven,think he would of had a big smile on his face.


I hope so too.
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#186538 - 11/19/17 12:36 PM Re: Granddaughter and son score [Re: s4s4u]
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Thats awesome and impressive when ya have family connect
On the same hunt. Excellent

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#186552 - 11/19/17 04:49 PM Re: Granddaughter and son score [Re: tradmark]
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One special day.
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#186558 - 11/19/17 08:06 PM Re: Granddaughter and son score [Re: REDHAWK1954]
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Awesome for your family, great memories.

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#186564 - 11/19/17 09:51 PM Re: Granddaughter and son score [Re: racksmasher1]
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Very good!!
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