OT: A Fine & Proper SCARE!

Crossbow Hunting

Moderators: Bill T, Excalibur Marketing Dude

Re: OT: A Fine & Proper SCARE!

Postby bellerivercrossbowhunter » Wed May 24, 2017 8:14 pm

Get well soon!

Before you know it you will be aiming at a big trophy black tail with your healed eye...
Micro Black Widow. BOO string.Vortex XBR. Exodus broad heads. Spynal Tapp arrows....


I live to hunt and hunt to live. I am a meat eater!!!
User avatar
bellerivercrossbowhunter
 
Posts: 1839
Joined: Sun Dec 25, 2005 12:56 pm
Location: Belleriver Ontario

Re: OT: A Fine & Proper SCARE!

Postby xcaliber » Wed May 24, 2017 8:23 pm

Matt, prayers going out for you man. Hope all turns out great for you. Every day, and I mean every day is a gift! Glad you got right on it Matt. Get well soon!
Matrix 355 (Trixxi) Redfield Revenge 2.5 Trigger Tech
Matrix 330 (Xylia) Nikon Bolt XR Single Stage Trigger Tech
Kodabow Zulu Scout (Karma) MFO Tagged Out Sights.
Hoyt Spyder 34 (Black Magic)
User avatar
xcaliber
 
Posts: 7970
Joined: Fri Jan 11, 2013 7:35 pm
Location: NW Indiana

Re: OT: A Fine & Proper SCARE!

Postby Fletch2 » Wed May 24, 2017 8:40 pm

I"ll be praying for you for a full recovery :D
2012 vortex
vixenmaster string
Fletch2
 
Posts: 530
Joined: Wed Nov 21, 2012 7:30 pm
Location: NW Ohio

Re: OT: A Fine & Proper SCARE!

Postby snowhunter » Thu May 25, 2017 10:27 pm

You are in my thoughts and prayers. My vision was four fingers at six foot. After six surgeries my vision is good enough to to hunt using a scope. Stay positive.
snowhunter
 
Posts: 12
Joined: Sun Dec 18, 2016 11:08 pm

Re: OT: A Fine & Proper SCARE!

Postby L. E. Carroll » Fri May 26, 2017 1:04 am

Thoughts and prayers are with you from WA state. Please keep us up to date as you recover.

Gene
Camo Micro 335 gen. ll " XB30 SR Pro, TT
Camo Matrix 350 SE Leupold Crossbones
Camo Matrix 380 & XB30 SR Pro, w/Boo Trigger
all w/Camo Munch mounts
Sweet 44 yr. old 73 Bronco
4x4 Tundra
Scamp tralier
User avatar
L. E. Carroll
 
Posts: 1130
Joined: Sun Apr 26, 2015 4:32 pm
Location: La Center, WA

Re: OT: A Fine & Proper SCARE!

Postby amythntr » Fri May 26, 2017 3:29 am

....wow :shock: :shock:.....just shows to go ya how quick our lives change....I know you have probably been doing your sharing of praying that the doctors will take care of the problem....Praying that you're back in action soon....

Anthony :)
When you are in a tough situation and wonder where God is; ...the Teacher is always quiet during the test.

BD400(Fulmine Grande)
M380(Jelly Belly)
NMare 335(Bada Bing)
ZS
SpitfireXXX
NAP FOC
xbones
TT 2.5
BOO,NChunterkw,Vixenm
DrStirrup kitx3
User avatar
amythntr
 
Posts: 5133
Joined: Wed Nov 13, 2013 12:26 pm
Location: Northern, NJ

Re: OT: A Fine & Proper SCARE!

Postby dutchhunter » Fri May 26, 2017 7:31 am

Good luck buddy. You got to have faith.
addicted to canadian beaver
dutchhunter
 
Posts: 1767
Joined: Mon Mar 17, 2008 10:20 am
Location: ontario

Re: OT: A Fine & Proper SCARE!

Postby IronNoggin » Fri May 26, 2017 3:01 pm

paulaboutform wrote:HOLY COW BUDDY!!! Can't you do anything on a small scale!


Apparently not my Friend...

Surgery went "Very Well" according to the Eye Doc.
Interesting (sort of) process, in which you are actually awake...
Spooky might be a better word...

All the fluid was drained out of the eye, the inside of the eye "roughed up" to give something for the retina to attach to, then a gas ball inserted and the eye stitched closed. Weeps a lot... :shock:

Spent overnight down in Victoria, and of course did not sleep due to strange bed / discomfort / worry. Only good thing was I got to watch (one eyed) the movie Tombstone again while laying around :D

Met the Doc again today.
He pulled the bandages off, and when the eye opened, NADA :shock:
This is expected he said. Conducted a detailed exam of yesterday's work, and pronounced it excellent. Suggested sight will gradually come back over the next 2 to 6 weeks. Have to stay in darkened rooms, and for the next 72 hours flat on my back with head in a particular position (that causes the gas ball to squeeze against the contact points where the retina was re-attached to promote adhesion). Not supposed to look at the computer, so this will likely be a sign-off for a few days...

Still have the fingers crossed & wanted to thank all those who offered their kind words of support...

Cheers,
Nog
"Political correctness is a doctrine, fostered by a delusional, illogical minority, and rabidly promoted by an unscrupulous mainstream media, which holds forth the proposition that it is entirely possible to pick up a turd by the clean end."
User avatar
IronNoggin
 
Posts: 1005
Joined: Tue Dec 27, 2011 7:53 pm
Location: Port Alberni, Vancouver Island

Re: OT: A Fine & Proper SCARE!

Postby wabi » Fri May 26, 2017 3:03 pm

My thoughts and prayers are with you!
I wish I was half the man my dog thinks I am!
User avatar
wabi
 
Posts: 13203
Joined: Wed Oct 09, 2002 8:21 pm
Location: Ohio

Re: OT: A Fine & Proper SCARE!

Postby Boo » Fri May 26, 2017 3:20 pm

Matt, did the Dr mention if you have to stop shooting heavy recoiling rifles?
If there are no dogs in heaven then I want to go where they went. Will Rogers
Si vis pacem, para bellum
boocustomstrings.com/
Random acts of kindness can change the world
Correct a fool and he'll hate you, Correct a wise man he'll thank you!
User avatar
Boo
 
Posts: 10646
Joined: Thu Dec 29, 2005 11:04 pm
Location: Newtonville, Ontario, Canada

Re: OT: A Fine & Proper SCARE!

Postby paulaboutform » Fri May 26, 2017 4:22 pm

Boo wrote:Matt, did the Dr mention if you have to stop shooting heavy recoiling rifles?


My thoughts also Don. Matt, I hope by the time you read this it's with BOTH eyes buddy! Wishing you a speedy recovery of course. :D
.....and as for the heavy recoilers I have five words for you; Khantrol Clamp On Muzzle Break! :wink:

Paul
paulaboutform
 
Posts: 3949
Joined: Sun Nov 24, 2013 11:32 pm
Location: Coquitlam, British Columbia

Re: OT: A Fine & Proper SCARE!

Postby flightattendant100 » Fri May 26, 2017 5:16 pm

Great News. Wishing you the best.
flightattendant100
 
Posts: 3635
Joined: Thu Jul 30, 2009 4:06 pm
Location: Ft. Worth, Texas

Re: OT: A Fine & Proper SCARE!

Postby GrassyKnoll » Fri May 26, 2017 5:31 pm

I hope you have a full recovery.... :) :)
Matrix 380 Xtra with Vortex Viper XBR, Trigger Tech, 16 3/16" Zombies, Blazers with Lumenoks, and Ramcats.
Matrix 380 Xtra with Hawke XB30 Pro, ^^^
Stryker Solution LS 390 with Vortex Viper XBR, 20" Zombies, Blazers with Lumenoks, and Ramcats.
User avatar
GrassyKnoll
 
Posts: 1152
Joined: Sun Dec 12, 2010 9:13 am
Location: Jackson, NJ

Re: OT: A Fine & Proper SCARE!

Postby Buzzard II » Fri May 26, 2017 9:42 pm

I wish you a complete and speedy recovery!
Bob
THE IMMENSE IMPORTANCE OF A PINT OF ALE TO A COMMON PERSON SHOULD NEVER BE OVERLOOKED!
Buzzard II
 
Posts: 57
Joined: Tue Jul 24, 2012 3:14 pm
Location: Northern New Jersey

Re: OT: A Fine & Proper SCARE!

Postby Big John » Sat May 27, 2017 9:36 am

Wow! :shock: I really hope the best for you Bud!!!
Don't like reading this kind of stuff. Please do what the MedicineMan tells ya! I know how much you love the rifles and shooting. I wish you many, many more years in the woods!! I will be waiting for update. You know how to reach me if you want to talk. Please take good care of your eye!

Big John
Phoenix - 375 gr. BEE's
Micro 315 - 410 gr. GT's
Micro 335 1st. Gen. - 410gr. GT's
Matrix 380 Lynx - 400gr. BEA's
BullDog 380 - 400gr BEA's "BeastMaster"

Arrowmaker - Retired
User avatar
Big John
 
Posts: 3077
Joined: Wed May 11, 2005 8:29 pm
Location: Niagara Region

PreviousNext

Return to Crossbow Hunting

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Bing [Bot], DaraIdealay, Google [Bot] and 32 guests