Opening day in Ohio will be here on Saturday, Septembr 25th. Friday, the day before the season starts it's suppose to be 89 degrees. Opening day the forecasted high is suppose to be only 66. Hopefully it will be a pretty good day.
hawkeye, I know all too well about trying to get sleep before the opener. It's like a kid at Christmas. As a matter of fact I tell everyone this is my Christmas LOL. Good luck to you too. By the way that was a nice Muley. Hope you can bring down a big bull elk this year.
I seen 4, all doe's. The hunt I'm really looking forward to is tonight. It will be about 35 degrees colder than it was last night, the wind will be right, and hopefully Twin Towers will be walking past my stand. Then there is also Heart Attack, The Split Brow10, and Kickers. any of these bucks walk past me tonight they will be going down.
If you want to properly preserve velvet antlers, you will have to inject & brush them with formaldehyde or some of the new less toxic chemicals (4 in 1 solution works great as does Knobloch's antler in velvet tan) as its easier to use however, both will work.
First, using rubber gloves take a razor blade and make small incisions at the tips of all points about 1/8". Next hang the antlers upside down, allowing the blood to drain. Starting at the bases inject the solution into the...