I got a 10 pointer on Saturday morning. Short tines but real good antler mass. He had a beautiful big body on him as well. I have a pic on my cell phone if I can figure out how to get it off, i'll post him.
It's killing me waiting until Thurs...heard a bunch of quads heading up the trail behind my house this morning at 0500 ...for a second I thought I felt a bout of H1N1 coming on...but I manned up and went to work anyway
I recently completed my first skull plate mount of my buck antelope from the 2010 season. I used a kit from Van Dykes, and I thought I would pass along the tips my dad shared with me, as well as one or two I figured out on my own. I have only completed the one antelope kit, but these tips should work for kits for other species as well.
1. Leave as much depth to the skull as possible when you remove the antlers/horns from the skull of the animal. This...