Great mount. That one is really good and I also like that guy down on the left a lot as well. Anything other than just your normal run of the mill poses really get my attention. To me the realism we look for in the mounts shows even more the respect we have for the animals we pursue.
But hey I thought you weren't bringing him home till friday?
Thats a great looking mount. I still salavate everytime I see pictures of your trophy room(s). Those are some very fantastic deer and other critters you have there. I hope to have a room like that some day. Again Congrats on the deer(s).
Others have offered up a sighting of roughly 2 inches high at 100 yards as a good sighting scheme. In my own experience I have come to favor a sighting of 3.5 inches high at 100 yards. This allows for the individual to hold dead-on (directly in the middle of the top and bottom) the animal out to roughly 350 yards.
Magnum calibers such as the 7mm Remington and 300 Winchester will extend this slightly. At 400 yards I hold directly on the backbone of the animal. The drop at this range allows the...