Christmas morning gifts ?

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Christmas morning gifts ?

Unread postby oldrank » Sat Sep 12, 2015 7:23 am

So you wake up Christmas morning and run to the tree. You have 3 hunting gifts under the tree. What 3 gifts would you be pumped to get and what 3 gift would you smile about but know they are going to the back of the closet to collect dust?

Here are mine


Dust collectors
1. Doe in heat scent. I have used this many times in my hunting career and all I have ever seen it do was scare the heck out of deer. I know guys claim to have success with it but not me. I quit buying it yrs ago.
2. Rattling horns. Same type of situation. I see guys on TV use em all the time and get bucks to come in. I have tried many times in the last 20 yrs. Ive had zero success.
3. A box of buckshot. Buckshot, slug, buckshot, slug.. maybe the most overused phrase in Michigan deer hunting. I like to be deadly accurate and buck shot is not.


Wearing these things out
1. A range finder. I love mine and have really improved my bow kills after buying my first one yrs ago.
2. A deer cart. Cant live without one..seriously Id probably have a heart attack !
3. A sweet flashlight. Cant go wrong with a really nice hunting flashlight that will take some punishment.


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Re: Christmas morning gifts ?

Unread postby cbigbear » Sat Sep 12, 2015 7:35 am

Must have's in addition to weapon

-RC harness
-LW stand & stick(s) - covered for silence
-thermacell
-pull rope with S hook
-compass
-milkweed
-knife
-headlamp

Hate to do withouts

-iphone
-rangefinder
-limb saw
-merino wool
-fleece wind stop
-stick talons
-molle waist belt
-trail cams

Everything else falls in the dust column for me!!
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Re: Christmas morning gifts ?

Unread postby Bonecrusher101 » Sat Sep 12, 2015 7:52 am

-3d bow target, with extra insert! want one can't see buying one for myself tho

-new headlamp or super lumen small flashlight always very useful.

-an extra set of under armor in mossy oak!

Everything else I've got and can do without the above a but they would get used!

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Re: Christmas morning gifts ?

Unread postby seazofcheeze » Sat Sep 12, 2015 11:33 am

While we're all dreaming, I'll take a GA Precision .338 Lapua Mag topped with a Schmidt and Bender PM II 5-25. I don't think there would be any money leftover for two more gifts after that.

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Re: Christmas morning gifts ?

Unread postby Swampbuck » Sat Sep 12, 2015 2:19 pm

I'm taking this as things we don't already have

Great gifts I'd want
Browning stalker 270 auto
New boat designed for the swamp
Trail cameras

Dust collectors
Corn feeder
Scent items
Passes to a deer farm

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Re: Christmas morning gifts ?

Unread postby AttackMode » Sat Sep 12, 2015 3:02 pm

Things I'd love:

Cellular trail cam
2 dozen new arrows
New hunting bow

Things I wouldn't love:

More hunting clothes (don't need)
Rubber boots (I like the ones I have)
Tinks 69 ( :lol: )
I just kill mtn bucks


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