My BONGO mount
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06-28-2012, 07:17 AM #1
My BONGO mount
I just got my bongo 2 days ago and I want to share the pictures with you.
Yes it is a pedestal mount.... Why? I always dreamed to get it mount this way, I saw one like this loooong ago... I wanted it this way.
I am leaving for Tanzania next week and I will be back in December !! so all the best for your next hunts.
I also have a new web site: Welcome - Hunters Guide Safaris
Still under construction but it will be okay soon.
Have a look at my new video channel on You tube: HUNTERSGUIDESAFARIS - YouTube
06-28-2012, 08:15 AM #2
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Looks awesome, I really like the base.Brian
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06-28-2012, 09:22 AM #3
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Christophe, first good luck on the upcoming trip/trips. Be safe.
Second I love that mount. I am looking for something to do my gemsbok. Though I cant do the whole rock base, I may do some form of stone top after looking at this. Very nice!!"Ignorance is curable, stupid is forever."
06-28-2012, 09:58 AM #4
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06-28-2012, 10:17 AM #5
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Love that mount!
One animal thats probably on every African hunters wish list.
06-28-2012, 11:12 AM #6
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What a great way to get those classic stripes into the picture, as it were.
Colours of the base look familiar to some video footage of your hunts. Nice work.
Congratulations and thanks.
Good luck in TZ. Stay safe.Practice whispering before you leave for Africa!
A Legend in my own mind!
06-28-2012, 11:17 AM #7
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Christophe, What a beautiful mount, very nice! Stay safe.
06-28-2012, 01:04 PM #8
Vibrant mount! Love the orange coat, what a special animal! Certainly a species that deserves to be showcased in a special mount...
Your new website is already looking nice... thanks for linking to AH as well.
All the best for your hunting season in Tanzania, already looking forward to your pictures and videos! Take care!
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06-28-2012, 01:19 PM #9
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Very, very nice
06-28-2012, 03:19 PM #10
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Great looking mount!
One day I hope I can hunt Bongo
06-28-2012, 05:34 PM #11
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Unique mount, thanks for sharing.
06-29-2012, 07:52 PM #12
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Beautiful. Looks to me like you have a nice spot for a red flanked duiker on the rock at the base!The journey is the reward.
06-30-2012, 01:18 PM #13
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Awesome mount, good luck on your upcoming hunts."That which does not kill us makes us stronger" Friedrich Nietzsche // That which does not kill me, better run like hell" Scott Smith
06-30-2012, 01:31 PM #14
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other than full body mount icouldnt picture a more perfect mount that looks as brillaint as you could hope
06-30-2012, 03:45 PM #15
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07-02-2012, 01:30 AM #16
Thank you all.
You know my passion about bongo.... I think it is a good mount, I am quite happy with this one.
I see my trophies and my family when I am at home..... some weeks in a year.... this is the way of a PH life...
07-03-2012, 09:00 PM #17
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That is a great looking mount!
07-04-2012, 11:46 AM #18
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What a great looking trophy. Congratulations on making your dream come true.
08-31-2012, 03:53 PM #19
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We met in Kocho/Mbari while you were hunting Jimmy/Teresa. I enjoyed your company and your positive hunting attitude, hope to hunt with you soon. The Bongo is truly one of Africas most exceptional trophies. Looks fantastic, looking forward to seeing mine soon.
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