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To get the blood pumping !

Here is a liget 40" muley taken in 1971 here in Colorado. What a buck !!!!!  Thumbs up

Anybody care to guess a score ?

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That is indead a nice buck

That is indead a nice buck and I would guess that he would go 215-220. I have only seen a couple of deer that I would say were 40"+ and one of them was on the top of the Book Cliffs that you can see from Fruita during the Utah archery hunt. The funny thing was that the deer was standing 50' away from a trailer while the hunters were off looking for one. We saw the hunters the next day and they didn't believe us until we showed them the video.

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i would say 210 the one in my

i would say 210 the one in my signature is a 190 killed by my grandfather in 71 as well in between meeter and buford right above lake avery

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Great Buck

I will guess 228 -232 !!!! That is one where you don't care about score when you first see it, because you already know!!!!

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WOW - That sure does get the

WOW - That sure does get the hunting blood pumping!!! That is a granddaddy and I would guess right around 220 as well. That sure is a great story I'm certain that is told over and over. Thanks for the re-energizing picture! Thumbs up

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Nice

I really can't see it that clear to make a good guess, but he is a dandy Thumbs up .

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Very nice...I know its 220+

Very nice...I know its 220+ because I ha Thumbs up ve been measuring it in my dreams for the last twenty years!

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Good guesses !!

Thanks for the great comments and guesses !  Yes I do not think we will get a whole lot of guesses so I will throw it out there. He grosses 219 4/8 " ! Nets are for fish !  Thumbs up

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