Florida has got to be the hotest place on earth to duck hunt. I was in my waders in a t shirt the other afternoon it must have been 75 degrees out. No complaints here when ya'll are gettin' all the cold up there. The ducks down here must think their on vacation.
We wrapped up the season a little while back, I've just been to busy to reply . We had quite a few great hunts the last week. Lots of fog made for hard hunts but it was a blast. I've been slowly cleaning and storing my gear untill september teal season. Lots of plans for next season and hope to kill a few more ducks.
There are still some who insist a scope is not needed for the type hunting they do, ignoring the advances of the last 150 years in optical sights. (Even the ultra-conservative US Army has adopted optical sights.) The idea that in some special circumstances open iron sights or aperture (peep) sights might be more useful is not lost on me, but with the inevitable advance of age comes the reduction in visual acuity needed for using iron sights.
I believe that many who completely resist the idea of...