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    My primary arrow set-up is a 540 grain Axis 260...

    My primary arrow set-up is a 540 grain Axis 260 going 280 fps. Carbon to carbon is 29 1/2" (memory) with a 50 grain insert and 125 grain heads. I can get a number of fixed heads to hit with field...
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    I'm dangerous when working on memory. With my...

    I'm dangerous when working on memory. With my PCEXL I initially had a big change in DW, and now I remember why. I went from a 5.5 SX which is stock at 30" and ended up a little over 31". Really...
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    Did you go with 50# limbs on the 16 PXE because...

    Did you go with 50# limbs on the 16 PXE because of the cam family (way bottom end of the C mod) expecting that much change in the DW by long stringing /shortening the cables?

    Would you expect that...
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    I will never understand the irrationality of a...

    I will never understand the irrationality of a hunter advocating for the elimination of a legal hunting method based solely on subjective belief. Incremental losses of hunting will result in in the...
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    I have. I prefer spot & stalk over any method. ...

    I have. I prefer spot & stalk over any method. Just me and the pronghorn. That's 'real' hunting...
  6. But not all of them shoot the longest bow that...

    But not all of them shoot the longest bow that is available to them either. For example, the Mathews guys shooting the Halons over the Conquest. Some of the Hoyt guys shooting the 37" Podium or...
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    First, I am not diminishing you. I was saying...

    First, I am not diminishing you. I was saying that others have a tendency of doing it.

    Second, I know what you were talking about. Like I said, both, food plots and baiting sites, are...
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    Um...one is planted with the intent of luring...

    Um...one is planted with the intent of luring animals to a specific location kill them, the other is poured on the ground with the intent to lure animals to a specific location to kill them.

    Oh,...
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    Same or similar to the subjective reasoning you...

    Same or similar to the subjective reasoning you use to diminish the success of folks who kill deer over a pile-o-corn.
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    Back to an earlier question...what's your take on...

    Back to an earlier question...what's your take on the reaction of folks who believe your use, or lack thereof, of edible meat from than animals you kill diminishes you as a hunter?
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    What's wrong with simply supporting all legal...

    What's wrong with simply supporting all legal hunting practices? Doesn't mean you have to engage in them yourself, or even 'like' them (whether that is based on actual experience or not). Seems to...
  12. Guessing :wink: most of those folks who say that...

    Guessing :wink: most of those folks who say that never put much time in learning how to judge, and thus no one else could be that good (I call it the AT phenomena)...the others were just better...
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    :cheers::set1_applaud::thumbs_up:teeth:
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    Well sure I know that, just like you know I...

    Well sure I know that, just like you know I really don;t care what method you use to legally hunt, or what you legally do, or don;t do with the meat from your kills. My question related to why you...
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    Just curious... If you have no interest in...

    Just curious...



    If you have no interest in killing a bear...



    Why are you so interested in how other people kill the bear?
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    So, are you saying that baiting is some recent...

    So, are you saying that baiting is some recent phenomena, and that it was not practiced 50 years ago? What's the definition of "hunt" that you are using?
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    Actually, the only thing that can be determined...

    Actually, the only thing that can be determined is that the heavier arrow will have more penetration potential. Whether it actually penetrates more depends on several other factors.
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    First, I think folks need to understand that...

    First, I think folks need to understand that Ashby gets the 'Dr.' because he was a dentist. He was a not a research PHD.

    Actually, there was a guy who used to post on here a lot, Widgeon, who...
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    Just curious, what constitutes a "heavier arrow"...

    Just curious, what constitutes a "heavier arrow" for you? And, what consideration do you give to the rest of the system, if any at all?
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    Ah yes...the "I refuse to engage in the...

    Ah yes...the "I refuse to engage in the discussion because I have already demonstrated an inability to understand who has written what, (I wasn't the person who mentioned "strategic waiting") or what...
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    Ashby's "testing" was nothing remotely close to...

    Ashby's "testing" was nothing remotely close to what passes for scientific testing, has not been validated as such. There is simply no credible person in the scientific community who would look at...
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    No, it doesn't, but I suspect you may have known...

    No, it doesn't, but I suspect you may have known that anyway...then again, I also though you had read and understood the thread...won't make that mistake again...
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    Sorta thought you might have read the whole...

    Sorta thought you might have read the whole thread, and understood it...but you obviously didn't, what with me already stating that there was a difference between planting the seed and dumping the...
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    So, you're saying that legally killing a deer...

    So, you're saying that legally killing a deer over a pile of corn that was placed there with the purpose of luring the deer to that spot to intentionally kill it, is different than legally killing a...
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    He hasn't really been proven right either. ...

    He hasn't really been proven right either.

    Like I said, he's got some good theories based on wholly unscientific testing (though the science generally supports his theories to an extent) but a lot...
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    How can intent have nothing to do with it? If...

    How can intent have nothing to do with it? If the pile-o-corn is placed there for purposes of killing the animal, the intent of placing it there is to gain an advantage in killing the animal. The...
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    I disagree to the extent that his theories did,...

    I disagree to the extent that his theories did, and do have some actual practicality and usefulness, at least as a general guide. That said, it's not so much his theories that are the problem, it...
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    Much like with the definition of what is a "long"...

    Much like with the definition of what is a "long" A to A bow, I'm not certain what is and is not considered "high" FOC, compared to low, or really high, or whatever, but...

    My personal experience...
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    I don't see it as a question of "ethics" at all. ...

    I don't see it as a question of "ethics" at all. Whether it comports with an individual's personal ethos or not is unrelated to an overall assessment of whether it is ethical or not. On a societal...
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    The mental gymnastics that folks perform to...

    The mental gymnastics that folks perform to 'legitimize' their method of hunting (though no legitimizing is necessary), while at the same time subtly or directly being derisive of other methods,...
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