Sean that was my first javeina way back in 95, live weight was around 60 pounds. If I would of known that I could of entered him in a contest in San Manuel I would of won top prize that year.
Wade, Matt actually told me the he wouldn't be done until July and actually surprised me when he called me a couple of weeks ago. If it makes you feel any better he just got my bear done that I dropped off last June. Also if you are having problem with Spam controls send a PM to Craig at the user name of moderator and he should be able to take care of you. I don't know if you were part of my post about the Spam Filter but he set things up for those of us that posted in the thread and I haven't had any problems with is since. http://www.biggamehunt.net/forum/spam-filter
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...