Great stuff Don , We should have a thread just for posting pics of outdoor stuff . It's very enjotable to look at the pics that everybody takes . I'm going to invest in a new FuJi camera 10 X optical .The 4 X just don, t cut it for me . I could get a lot of good pics of deer and wildlife in the fields with the 10 X optical . I;ll share a few with the forum when I get them . Don , I would like to see some more of yours . Did ya post the ones ya sent Hammer ?. They were super nice . Please share !!!!!! I'm sure everyone would love to see some
From a long time bird watcher, I love pictures like that. Too many people just don't realize that hunters are nature lovers. Many of my bird watching friends seem a bit suprized to find out I'm a hunter. It gives me a wonderful opportunity to give them an understanding of our outdoor lifestyle.
Most of them believe that we just want to kill everything. Letting them know about the hunter's views regarding conservation and the preservation of wildlife and habitat has help to convert many of their opinions. Most of them still don't hunt, but they respect and support my right to do so.
More postings like yours on this hunting website will only help our cause.
Here is an inexpenive and effective deer feeder I made recently.
No batteries to go dead, no hoisting it up in the tree, plenty of capacity, very easy to fill - so far, I love it.
I have made two of these and they are easy to build.
An empty 55 gallon drum, some 2x4's, some PVC tubing and fittings, a little bit of hardware and some paint - and you are ready to go.
I designed it so you can stand on the lower rung and fill it - the top is about 6.5 feet above the ground.
It holds about 375...