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    Unfortunately a two shooter receiver probably...

    Unfortunately a two shooter receiver probably does not have the extra set of ports to handle a 12 shooter. You might be able to marry your receiver with the transmitter if they are the same type.
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    Do not know if they are prone to it again, but...

    Do not know if they are prone to it again, but some preventative care will go a long way. Get him dried off and go for a good long walk and get him warmed up prior to crating. Crating right after...
  3. Thread: Fiocchi Steel

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    I bought a box of #1s to use as a cripple load....

    I bought a box of #1s to use as a cripple load. Put one in the magazine last week, so it was the second shell shot. Missed on my first shot but smashed it with the second. This was in a Beretta...
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    We call it HEAT for a reason!!!!

    We call it HEAT for a reason!!!!
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    Agree with the easy visible bumpers. Need to...

    Agree with the easy visible bumpers. Need to teach the dog to use its eyes first on marking. They learn to use the nose almost too quickly sometimes, and rely on it like a crutch. Teach visual.
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    I never cease to me amazed how these maiden...

    I never cease to me amazed how these maiden mother dogs just "know" what and how to do it. Nature is an amazing thing.
    Most of my females have had 1 litter, not a big breeder. They all were just...
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    I initially thought Cam was over-hyped for the...

    I initially thought Cam was over-hyped for the level he performed in his early years. Could not believe the contract he got considering such performance. Guess they knew what they were doing, and why...
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    Great post, describing the satisfaction of doing...

    Great post, describing the satisfaction of doing it yourself, and the variety of feeling we go through. Keep up the good work, I would say you are HOOKED. Welcome to the addiction. You should be...
  9. I have a home made launcher. I used an archery...

    I have a home made launcher. I used an archery release to hold the firing pin, with a wire loop, and a servo to trip the archery release. So very little to no pressure on the servo. Open the servo...
  10. You need to understand that is VERY recent to a...

    You need to understand that is VERY recent to a dog. For example, I had just finished establishing the three piles on my pattern blind field with a certain dog. She had just learned all three. My...
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    Do the Columbia bibs have the Omni-heat...

    Do the Columbia bibs have the Omni-heat reflective liner???
  12. Thread: Up North

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    For those of you that use dog boots, please tell...

    For those of you that use dog boots, please tell me what brand you like. I want to train in bean stubble fields but it can be tough on feet, and that can hurt momentum, in addition to potential...
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    Be very careful about buying a laser unit. Not...

    Be very careful about buying a laser unit. Not all machines are equal. Good machines are only sold to professionals. Machines available OTC are usually very low power units and do not have the watts...
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    Not Dr A, but thought I would jump in. Adequan...

    Not Dr A, but thought I would jump in. Adequan will do nothing for DM, BUT if the dog has arthritis in the back or rump area it might help that, which can give more strength. So it cannot hurt. I...
  15. Agreed, I probably do singles off multiple guns...

    Agreed, I probably do singles off multiple guns even more than 1 of 3. When in transition I want lots of fun and success on straight forward marks. You can do ABCD drills that are not too tight and...
  16. Collar tranmitter is Tritonics and lives in a...

    Collar tranmitter is Tritonics and lives in a holster that is pretty deep when not in my hand. Sport dog remote is pretty small and I use a Garmin spring loaded retractable leash to hang it on to....
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    Realize Penn hip and OFA are different...

    Realize Penn hip and OFA are different measurements. OFA is purely conformational, plus the positioning tends to rotate the head of the femurs into the sockets. It takes a significant amount of...
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    Be careful not to accidentally reward to "...

    Be careful not to accidentally reward to " sulking" behavior. When he is acting like that do not try to sweet talk into being happy. As that rewards the bad behavior. Get him doing others things that...
  19. No I use Sportdog, but Dogtra would work fine....

    No I use Sportdog, but Dogtra would work fine. Very easy to swap the wires if you need the opposite polarity.
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    I would check the servos, try attaching new ones....

    I would check the servos, try attaching new ones. You have to strip away the heat shrink, plug the new servo (be sure you have the colored wires in the right order as the old one) and see if it...
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    The better nylon/cordura booties should work...

    The better nylon/cordura booties should work pretty well. I used them when we were hunting on a lake shore that had been infested with zebra mussels. When they dropped the lake for the fall, those...
  22. Thread: Oak at 9 weeks

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    After watching the video I would say you are...

    After watching the video I would say you are asking too much for such a young age. I would not be trying to extend the sit just yet. Get a quick response to the sit command and reward. Extending will...
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    When we hunted the lake with the zebra mussels,...

    When we hunted the lake with the zebra mussels, we used a nylon boot with a velcro strap. No deep snow but they did have to swim and they seemed to do fine. Used a leather one to protect a wound in...
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    Awesome, thanks

    Awesome, thanks
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    Where do I get one of these? I got a vest on my...

    Where do I get one of these? I got a vest on my dog and she does OK. Yesterday it was 5 degrees just before first light, very little wind, lake was totally open, no ice. I had her sit on a thick...
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