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#113952 - 11/28/07 07:05 PM Re: 1 month in the wild -- scenario [Re: CityBoyGoneCountry]
Taurus Offline

Registered: 11/26/07
Posts: 423
Loc: Ontario
Not many dangerous snakes in Canada Thank Christ, except the odd few Rattlers you may find in some places. Even these are considered "diet" rattle snakes I am told, as they don't pack near the amount of poison as some found in the USA. I honestly have yet to see one in all my travels. Still wouldn't want to test that theory by being bitten thought.

#113964 - 11/28/07 09:11 PM Re: 1 month in the wild -- scenario [Re: ]
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Registered: 02/02/03
Posts: 584
Loc: North Texas

Edited by jshannon (11/29/07 01:30 PM)

#114078 - 11/29/07 03:46 PM Re: 1 month in the wild -- scenario [Re: raydarkhorse]
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Registered: 08/10/07
Posts: 315
Loc: Somewhere in my own little wor...
Originally Posted By: raydarkhorse
Originally Posted By: Erik_B
If you do break/lose your arrows, you can make more. You can't do that with bullets.

If you’re planning on making arrows better not have a compound bow. Compound makers tell you not to use wood arrows because they will split the arrows. When I was 20 I tried it and it did split the arrow and part of the arrow ran under the skin of my left arm but it could have been much worse.

i only own a composite bow. never liked the compund bow. too conplicated; if it gets messed up in the field, it's impossibel to fix. Plus, unless you're hunting rino, you don't need 60+ lbs of pull. a good, sharp head will enter a body just as easily with less force(talk about a double entendre).
Originally Posted By: scafool
Camping teaches us what things we can live without.

Originally Posted By: ironraven
...Shopping appeals to the soul of the hunter-gatherer.

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