More "Shocking" footage of Isilo, the monster bull elephant.

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    doesn't he make the hairs on your arms stand up

    odd to see an aussie bank advertise on an African site
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    Majestic Creature!

    Just out of curiosity will any of our PH's venture an estimate on the weight of those tusks?
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    Ivory is long but looks a bit thin to my untrained eye. Depending on the size of the nerve etc., I would guess, though again I'm no pro, that the ivory would go about 90-100 a side perhaps.
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    I have a hard time trying to figure the circumference for the "circumference x length = weight" equation. My guess is around 110-115. Interesting to find out what the pros say.
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    gday ses ,wheel s
    how long do boys think them tusks would be
    7 foot maybe a tad longer ?
    boy oh boy wouldn't they make a great entrance to a trophy room
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    I think the tusks would be longer than 7'. It is my understanding the equation deals with exposed tusk. 17" circumference x 6.5' exposed = 110 lbs.

    They would make a great entrance into a trophy room. Hopefully someday I will have a pair that will make a great entrance to a kids play house.
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