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    I've seen a few new Polaris machines have some...

    I've seen a few new Polaris machines have some issues with lighting on fire, not sure if they fixed it but they were running too lean to the point where the exhaust would be glowing from the heads...
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    I checked draw weights on several bows this year,...

    I checked draw weights on several bows this year, all 70lb limbs and maxed out with everything in spec. I've measured anywhere from 66lbs to 74lbs between bows.
  3. It passed once until they were relisted in 2014....

    It passed once until they were relisted in 2014. The official population counts are ridiculously inaccurate in my opinion. They list 2200 wolves in MN, the chances of that being accurate are very...
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    the guys over at arboristsite might be able to...

    the guys over at arboristsite might be able to help, it's kinda their thing.
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    Sterling Rope,...

    Sterling Rope, http://www.sterlingrope.com/c/climbing_accessory-prusik-cord_8mm-accessory-cord

    I would look into their shorts, available in shorter lengths and cheaper. It's kind of rolling the...
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    Buying good diamond plates is the key, cheap ones...

    Buying good diamond plates is the key, cheap ones don't last but good ones should last a long time. EZ lap and DMT are pretty good. I prefer the solid ones without the little colored diamond pattern...
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    J A Henkles, Chicago Cutlery are two big ones to...

    J A Henkles, Chicago Cutlery are two big ones to look into. I got a screaming deal on a set of benchmade kitchen knives on a clearance sale for my mother. By far the nicest ones in her kitchen and...
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    Sticky: It happens, throw in poor visability and it gets...

    It happens, throw in poor visability and it gets worse. I've gotten twisted up in heavy fog or snow and been completely turned around, dark is even worse yet. Flashlights just cut lanes but don't...
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    resonance tuning the string so it oscillates less...

    resonance tuning the string so it oscillates less and wastes less energy.
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    Your cutting your weight by half or more with...

    Your cutting your weight by half or more with either stand choice. Personally I like the larger platform and have hunted from both, setup and comfort is the same regardless. Currently really liking...
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    Victory VAP can be built heavy using their...

    Victory VAP can be built heavy using their stainless penetrator outserts and can be had in stiffer spines.
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    For shipping, use the factory bow box and put...

    For shipping, use the factory bow box and put that inside another box to double up the cardboard thickness. Tape it up well and make sure it's insured for whatever it would cost to get another bow...
  13. Your bareshaft looks tail high which is not what...

    Your bareshaft looks tail high which is not what your looking for. You have some vertical nock travel which is causing the low impact, the difference between heads is most likely due to how much each...
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    I've got a 45qt, it's great for what I do. Just...

    I've got a 45qt, it's great for what I do. Just got a soft side 20 for christmas that is going to see a ton of use as well. Their stuff seems to be very well made and works as advertised.
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    paintball gear, running shoes and occassionally...

    paintball gear, running shoes and occassionally golf stuff is all I will buy from them around me. Employees are usually morons and their hunting selection is generally worse than walmart's in January...
  16. Red, Green, Black, Blue. Don't notice too much...

    Red, Green, Black, Blue. Don't notice too much difference except the Flo-Green one, took a melonite black pen and painted the back side of the peep and the problems went away. I would get some glare...
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    Best deer stand in the world is the cab of a...

    Best deer stand in the world is the cab of a skidder on a logging site. Deer come out in flocks to chew on stuff left behind and don't care in the least about the equipment.
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    I know the concept well! I grew up spending a lot...

    I know the concept well! I grew up spending a lot of time at my buddies grandparents who were competitive rifle shooters, small bore indoor as well as big bore long range with no scopes (basically...
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    I wear 400g boots through October until Rifle...

    I wear 400g boots through October until Rifle season starts. I'm in Northern MN and it can be cold in the morning but usually warms up quite a bit in the afternoon. The biggest thing for me and the...
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    We always dug pits that you lay in and cover...

    We always dug pits that you lay in and cover yourself well. If done right you end up looking like a little lump of silage.

    The old-school technique for decoys was to put out your full body decoys...
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    Are you looking on spending $500 on a bare bow or...

    Are you looking on spending $500 on a bare bow or a ready to hunt package?

    Your best bet would be to find a flagship thats 3-4 maybe 5 years old, I've shot Bowtech for years but I can say that...
  22. Talk to your local shop and see if they have any...

    Talk to your local shop and see if they have any bows come in on trade or commission sale. At least if the bow is in the shop you can inspect it and more than likely test it out and you have a shop...
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    If you have a Scheels store nearby they should...

    If you have a Scheels store nearby they should have all of them on the shelf. Probably need a manager to actually test them out, you can't tell the quality of a good pair of binos in the store. Go...
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    First thing, make sure your using the right rope....

    First thing, make sure your using the right rope. Hardware store rope is not safe, you need to use climbing rope I always use static line. I usually use 9mm for the main line and 7mm for the prussic.
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    Zebralight 603W on low or medium. Couple...

    Zebralight 603W on low or medium. Couple streamlights for backup, one streamlight with a xenon bulb for tracking. I don't like tracking with LED lights, they don't give the best color and all but 1...
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    I've always done it as soon as possible. Less to...

    I've always done it as soon as possible. Less to drag and the deer cools quicker and drains better, I can't see how it helps keep hair off the meat as the process is nearly identical regardless of...
  27. Maybe he has a feeder in his yard. Lots of people...

    Maybe he has a feeder in his yard. Lots of people like to watch the deer and still hunt, not illegal to feed in your yard as long as you hunt far enough away from the site.
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    Sticky: Still trespassing if he's on private property...

    Still trespassing if he's on private property without probable cause. I don't see a badge or radio so I'm inclined to think it's a guy scouting.
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    I tried one while I was trying to solve a problem...

    I tried one while I was trying to solve a problem with my bow. It was noisy, didn't work any better than a regular D-loop and on a short brace height bow it can slam into the back of your rest. It...
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    I've always said to never shake the hand of a man...

    I've always said to never shake the hand of a man wearing one sock.
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