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Old 08-05-2006, 08:12 PM   #1
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Default Shot a 5 footer

Not the LOZ gator but a long nose gar.

Shot it this morning while bowfishing Bull Shoals with my son Jamie. Shot several smaller one's 2 to 3 footers but this is my first 5 footer. Spring scale weight at 20 lbs, Berkley digital scale said 18.5lbs. Shot it dead center in the spine about 6 inches behind the head at approximately 8 yards from the boat. Jamie shot backup and hit it closer to the tail and probably wouldn't of gotten it in if it wasn't for him as my shot didn't penetrate to deep hiting the spine. Jamie is 5ft 3in's.




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Old 08-05-2006, 08:15 PM   #2
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Excellent! How do them things taste?


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Old 08-05-2006, 08:15 PM   #3
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Awesome!!!!!!

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Old 08-05-2006, 08:19 PM   #4
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Excellent! How do them things taste?
Like chicken of course :moon:
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Old 08-05-2006, 08:22 PM   #5
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Actually their not too bad tasting DSG, good clean white meat but a pain in the :***: to clean.
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Old 08-05-2006, 08:28 PM   #6
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nice shootin swmo.........no get back out there and kill some more of those nasty suckers
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Like chicken of course :moon:
Man, I walked right into that one. :wink:

Good job with those boys!
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Old 08-05-2006, 08:32 PM   #8
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Nice shootin!
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Like chicken, well then what does chicken taste like!?


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