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  • First Turkey of 2010

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    This is my first turkey of the 2010 season! It was also my first with a bow and the first Turkey I have killed on video. Unfortunately, I have a VHS-C camcorder so I cannot post the video but I do have these pics. I was hunting solo and took the shot at about 5:20 p.m. on April 15, 2010. He never gobbled or anything. He came out of the woods and went straight to my jake decoy. He was 11 yards when I shot him. It was an incredible feeling and I will never forget it!! My Dad and my Father in Law where there for the recovery so that made it even better. Oh I almost forgot! He was 18lbs., had a 9.5' beard, and 7/8' spurs.
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    Wow
    I've yet to kill a turkey with a shotgun, and can't imagine doing it with a bow! Congrats.

    Man, if you can get the vid transfered to digital we'd love to see it added to the video contest.
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    Andy
    Yeah I have shot one with shotgun and now bow. I have to say, to do it with archery tackle was unbelievable!! I was stoked after shotgun but nowhere like I was yesterday afternoon! I am going to talk to some people and see if I can get it converted over into a digital format. Will keep you posted.
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    Can't wait
    Hopefully you'll get it done because I'd love to see the vid.

    Be sure and enter the photos in the photo contest in the meantime.
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