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Turkey Gun Sight in

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I just thought I would put this out there for everyone to think about. We should have a get together in march or early april, I have 40 acres just east of Jordan that we could have a FM get together and sight our guns in and stuff like that. I know last year powerstroke came over and we shot some turkey guns and the breeze. I think we could all benefit from something like that. We could each bring a box or two of turkey loads and pass the shells to try out different loads and such to get the best out of our guns and save some money by not having to buy more than 2 boxes to see what our guns shoot best. I know the first weekend of april is out for me the the 5-6th

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I would be interested in that.

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I may be interested also.

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We've kicked this around in years past, but have never had such a generous offer. I'd be interested.

I'll look into it a bit more. mnmuzzleloader, shoot me an email if you get a chance.

Thanks!

Joel

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Just what I need!

Thanks for the offer.

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I wonder if anyone has a 3-D archery turkey target. Thats the only thing I'm going to be patterning this year.

It was a very generous offer last year and it worked out great. If we could get some folks together to hang out and talk about turkeys it would be fun. I could probably help with setup. We could build a couple pattern boards.

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I have a 3d walking jake and I have a hen that I have filled with spray in foam as well she is getting pretty shot up but will still take a couple of arrows.

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Its now March, time to start thinking about patterns.

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Do people still want to get together on the 29th of March I have that day free it is a saturday. we could meet mid morning or early afternoon and shoot some turkey guns or bows. Powerstroke came over last year and sighted in his 20 gauge it worked out pretty well.

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I think I could make it on the 29th.

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That might work pretty well for me. Me and my sister have our hunting orientation on that saturday, but not till 2pm and its in Mankato so we will be halfway there.

Would you mind starting mid-late morning?

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That day would work fine for me.

Thanks Pier!

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sounds awesome the morning will work for me, what time are you thinking powerstroke? 10 or something like that. if you are going to kato after it will take you around an hour to get there depending on where you are going... you guys can make the call, I will have some stands to put target on and I have a ton of large paper 22*34 so we have plenty of that I will see if I can burn off some turkey heads at work and then i can have them as well. if anyone else wants to come, just bring choice of turkey stopping weapon and some rubber boots farms are muddy this time of year.

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 Originally Posted By: Powerstroke
Me and my sister have our hunting orientation on that saturday, but not till 2pm and its in Mankato so we will be halfway there.

2pm in Mankato? I'm doing a turkey clinic at Scheels in Mankato at 2pm on the 29th. Is that what you're going to? grin.gif

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I'm 99% sure that the clinic we are going to is at Scheels. I highly doubt that there are two different clinics in Kato on the same day.

It will be nice to meet you.

Lance, I still have a huge pad of those turkey heads that I shot at last year. I will bring those and donate them to the cause. There's easily over 200 sheets there. You can get some big paper for finding pattern shape that will be great.

My sister and I will come and my friend and his bro-in-law are going to come too. We're gonna be sharing a bunch of 20ga loads for the 2 kids.

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Lets make sure we've got a bunch of tacks or something like that this time \:Dcry.gif

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Powerstroke,

are you familiar with Mankato? There's been a few changes the past couple years.

I can give you directions for an easier route to get to the Scheels store if you want.

Looking forward to seeing you there.

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Yes I will get some golf tee's or work something out so we have something really nice to shoot at, we will be shooting the 20 ga. as well so that will be awesome to swap some shells and see which ones work best. If should be a blast

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Speaking of Shells does anybody have anything in particular they want to try I'm going to hit Gander on the way down and pick up a few boxs.

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I should be good with shells, I will get a box or two.

the address is 3866 Country Trail West, Jordan, MN(it is my in-laws farm), I am open for time if you want to meet at 10 or 11 any time will work, I plowed snow up there this weekend so we will have a spot to shoot!! remember who ever comes be sure to wear rubber boots or something it is muddy up there this time of year!!! it should be a blast I look forward to meeting everyone.

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Am planning on coming to this. Could you give some directions please?

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This thread's been kinda dead. Still on? Anyone?

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Yes it is still going on who ever wants to show up surely can.

the address 3866 Country Trail West (282) Jordan, MN, I think we are going to try and get together around 10 if that still works for everyone, hope to see some people there!!!

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So 169 to what exit?

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