I saw your post ... I also drew a 2003 36B Rocky Tag. Went with White Cloud Outfitters and harvested a fine older class / eight annuals ram. You can see his picture on the Monster Muley Picture Gallery.
He will score in the low to mid 160's... currently at the Taxidermist. I passed on five legal rams before finding this old ram. We nick named him "old heavy" as he was broomed down to a nine inch diameter on the left side.
Chops ... This BB is dead on the Sheep Subject are you going to FNAWS? I will be there with my wife to receive the Grand Slam Award.
I only spent five days hunting. Huge advantage going with a local outfitter. Mike lives in Challis and has taken eleven sheep out of unit 36B. I am envious of you being local and able to spend the time to scout and learn the unit. Again congradulations on your hard earned ram.
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...