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Forum: Energy 08-22-2018, 06:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 165
Posted By Bearfootfarm
You could always add a switch between the battery...

You could always add a switch between the battery and the inverter if you're worried about power loss when nothing is running.
Forum: Wild/Feral/Nuisance/Control 08-19-2018, 12:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 144
Posted By Bearfootfarm
I'd start carrying either some "bear spray" or a...

I'd start carrying either some "bear spray" or a garden sprayer, adjusted to spray a stream as far as possible and filled with Ammonia to use as a repellent/deterrent.

If possible, set up some...
Forum: Health 08-11-2018, 02:07 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 174
Posted By Bearfootfarm
It would be about as easy to carry "baby wipes"...

It would be about as easy to carry "baby wipes" to use for clean ups.

Listerine can be used to treat fungal rashes though, so the idea isn't "wrong" but there are better products one could use.
...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 07-12-2018, 08:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 170
Posted By Bearfootfarm
So it's exactly to opposite of what he said he...

So it's exactly to opposite of what he said he wanted.
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 07-12-2018, 08:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 170
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Both calibers will work. The .22's hit harder...

Both calibers will work.
The .22's hit harder but pellets cost more.
A .22 with it's lower velocity will also make less noise.

A good break barrel gun in either caliber will do what you want....
Forum: Animals 06-20-2018, 09:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Where do you think Cadbury eggs come from?

Where do you think Cadbury eggs come from?
Forum: Water 05-21-2018, 08:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 897
Posted By Bearfootfarm
A soaker hose will waste a lot of water unless...

A soaker hose will waste a lot of water unless your plants are very closely spaced.

I think you'd be better off to use a "drip" hose which only applies water to each plant instead of wetting the...
Forum: Plants 05-08-2018, 04:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 765
Posted By Bearfootfarm
The simplest way to avoid cross pollination is...

The simplest way to avoid cross pollination is distance between the varieties.

Another easy way is to stagger planting dates so they don't tassel at the same time

Check the maturity dates and...
Forum: Auto/Truck/Other Transportation 03-21-2018, 03:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,780
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Have you crawled under it and looked at the...

Have you crawled under it and looked at the linkage?
Something may be jammed or broken.
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 03-21-2018, 03:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,416
Posted By Bearfootfarm
One of the problems with using SCUBA tanks is...

One of the problems with using SCUBA tanks is finding places which can fill them along with those who will fill them without a SCUBA certification.

The pumps can be expensive up front, but if...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 03-06-2018, 08:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,193
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Bloomberg lies. Guns can be and are recalled...

Bloomberg lies.

Guns can be and are recalled when found to be defective.
Don't get your gun news from a rabidly anti-gun site.

It's like asking you to talk about Trump
(Not that anyone would...
Forum: Animals 02-11-2018, 09:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 586
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Still Spamming? ...

Still Spamming?

http://www.backwoodshome.com/forum/vb/showthread.php?t=19765
Forum: Plants 02-02-2018, 08:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,846
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Everything he posts is just SPAM to get hits on...

Everything he posts is just SPAM to get hits on his own site.

Look at his posting history and you'll see he pops in a couple of times a year with links to his stuff and not much more.

He also...
Forum: Homesteading 02-02-2018, 08:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 7,598
Posted By Bearfootfarm
I see it's time for your annual SPAMMING of...

I see it's time for your annual SPAMMING of various sites with links to your own pages.

It's still against the rules.
Forum: Food 01-27-2018, 12:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,115
Posted By Bearfootfarm
I'd look for a Hollandaise recipe for making it...

I'd look for a Hollandaise recipe for making it in a blender and not attempt to make a powder mix.

I saw one on TV that was easier than the traditional method so I know it can be done.

I...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 12-25-2017, 07:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,850
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Once again you tell us what it's not, which is no...

Once again you tell us what it's not, which is no help at all.

Now I'm beginning to think you don't know the size of your scope either.




I'm not sure why you feel I should apologize for...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 11-08-2017, 05:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,484
Posted By Bearfootfarm
I've heard some stories about people posting fake...

I've heard some stories about people posting fake pictures to lure buyers and set up robberies.

I wouldn't assume it's any safer than any other internet advertising site.
Forum: Solar 11-07-2017, 01:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,777
Posted By Bearfootfarm
People often lie about things, never realizing...

People often lie about things, never realizing everyone can tell they are liars.

The worst though are the ones who lie while trying to sell you something.
They will even lie about that,...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 10-12-2017, 11:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,850
Posted By Bearfootfarm
That's probably what he has since it's one of the...

That's probably what he has since it's one of the few Ruger rifles that don't use Ruger rings.

It comes with the bases if I'm not mistaken.
Forum: Livestock/Horses 10-10-2017, 12:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,401
Posted By Bearfootfarm
http://www.backwoodshome.com/forum/vb/showthread.p...

http://www.backwoodshome.com/forum/vb/showthread.php?t=19765

3. Business use of any kind is prohibited except that Confirmed members (Green stars) may post one listing in the Member Business...
Forum: Hunting/Fishing/Trapping 10-07-2017, 03:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,664
Posted By Bearfootfarm
The one's in campgrounds are the non-residents.

The one's in campgrounds are the non-residents.
Forum: Communications/Computers/Software 09-30-2017, 08:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 7,662
Posted By Bearfootfarm
You can't add a repeater to any radio. ...

You can't add a repeater to any radio.
Repeaters are separately maintained signal boosters that are available to the public.

You can increase your range somewhat by raising antennas higher, but...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 09-30-2017, 06:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,850
Posted By Bearfootfarm
I understand that part quite well. You've told us...

I understand that part quite well. You've told us several times what you don't have, which is just a waste of time.

What I don't understand is why you keep buying rings made for rifles that dohave...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 09-29-2017, 09:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,850
Posted By Bearfootfarm
I never said any such thing. I'm beginning to...

I never said any such thing.
I'm beginning to think you really can't read.

I said (more than once) you're buying the wrong rings for your rifle.
The problem isn't Ruger.
The problem isn't...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 09-29-2017, 08:21 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,850
Posted By Bearfootfarm
LOL I've never needed any justification other...

LOL
I've never needed any justification other than I wanted one and had some extra cash!
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 09-29-2017, 08:17 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,850
Posted By Bearfootfarm
And yet you keep buying the wrong rings for your...

And yet you keep buying the wrong rings for your rifle.



They are both 1.150 in height when mounted on the correct rifle, and measured in the proper manner.



Unless you're trying to mount...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 09-24-2017, 07:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,850
Posted By Bearfootfarm
It's not "about the money". You're buying the...

It's not "about the money".
You're buying the wrong rings for the rifle you have.

Leupold rings made to fit many Rugers will also be two different heights, and will work as they should if you...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 09-23-2017, 09:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,850
Posted By Bearfootfarm
https://alaskaarmsllc.com/blogs/news/95874689-scop...

https://alaskaarmsllc.com/blogs/news/95874689-scope-mounting-on-ruger-firearms
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 09-23-2017, 09:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,850
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Ruger rifles come from the factory with a set of...

Ruger rifles come from the factory with a set of rings included in the box.

If you contact Ruger with the rifle model number and style, and the brand and specs of the scope you are trying to...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 09-23-2017, 09:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,850
Posted By Bearfootfarm
They do that because the receivers on their...

They do that because the receivers on their rifles are often stepped, which requires the bases to be different heights to place the bottom of the rings at the same level.

If you're having problems...
Forum: Links 09-18-2017, 03:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 7,363
Posted By Bearfootfarm
http://www.backwoodshome.com/forum/vb/showthread.p...

http://www.backwoodshome.com/forum/vb/showthread.php?t=19765

3. Business use of any kind is prohibited except that Confirmed members (Green stars) may post one listing in the Member Business...
Forum: Livestock/Horses 09-18-2017, 03:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 6,726
Posted By Bearfootfarm
I think you should be ashamed to spam as many...

I think you should be ashamed to spam as many websites as you do with nothing but links to your own site.

If you want to advertise you should pay the applicable fees.
People don't come to forums...
Forum: Farm/ Garden/Flowers/ Shrubs/ Trees 07-15-2017, 02:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,734
Posted By Bearfootfarm
The weeds can't tell any difference in brands.

The weeds can't tell any difference in brands.
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 07-08-2017, 05:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 11,121
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Current rimfires will be small calibers for small...

Current rimfires will be small calibers for small game.
All the larger cartridges will be centerfire.

The "ideal" hunting battery would be a 22 rimfire rifle, a centerfire deer rifle and a 12 or...
Forum: Plants 06-21-2017, 09:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 7,053
Posted By Bearfootfarm
That seems like an awful lot of soap. I bet a...

That seems like an awful lot of soap.
I bet a few drops would work just as well
Forum: Energy 06-19-2017, 02:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,992
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Switch it with another one of the same size and...

Switch it with another one of the same size and see what happens.
If it trips the new breaker it's a problem in the circuit or freezer.
If it doesn't the breaker is likely the problem.

Also...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 06-15-2017, 12:25 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 21,053
Posted By Bearfootfarm
But you still said:

But you still said:
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 06-13-2017, 06:56 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 21,053
Posted By Bearfootfarm
That seems overly optimistic to me. I would...

That seems overly optimistic to me.

I would never consider shooting Moose, Elk or any bears with a .410, and I wouldn't recommend it for deer at more than 50 yards.
Forum: Water 05-29-2017, 06:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 13,805
Posted By Bearfootfarm
http://www.backwoodshome.com/forum/vb/showthread.p...

http://www.backwoodshome.com/forum/vb/showthread.php?t=19765
Forum: Energy 05-28-2017, 12:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 13,541
Posted By Bearfootfarm
You can buy them at Sam's in packs of 50

You can buy them at Sam's in packs of 50
Forum: Wild/Feral/Nuisance/Control 05-22-2017, 03:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 10,589
Posted By Bearfootfarm
They are attracted to certain colors, and can...

They are attracted to certain colors, and can spot those colors from long distances.

Birds are fairly intelligent, so they have probably learned to pay attention to where other birds go too.
...
Forum: Energy 05-20-2017, 02:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 13,541
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Mix it with brake fluid and you won't need the...

Mix it with brake fluid and you won't need the friction.
Forum: Humor 05-18-2017, 04:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 18,649
Posted By Bearfootfarm
The only thing worse than making a mistake like...

The only thing worse than making a mistake like that is telling everyone.
Forum: Energy 05-18-2017, 04:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 13,541
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Batteries and steel wool can start fires. If...

Batteries and steel wool can start fires.

If you have flammable liquids, even static electricity can provide the needed spark for ignition.

Just be sure you think about how to do it without...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 05-12-2017, 08:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 11,787
Posted By Bearfootfarm
They're an answer to a question no one asked. ...

They're an answer to a question no one asked.
They won't do anything other cartridges weren't already doing.
Forum: Animals 05-05-2017, 09:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 5,219
Posted By Bearfootfarm
There's a protective coating on eggs that seals...

There's a protective coating on eggs that seals out most bacteria.
I'd not worry about cleaning the eggs.

After the first week or so you may want to "candle" them to see if they are developing.
...
Forum: Forum News & Announcements 04-01-2017, 06:20 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 34,380
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Have you checked your "spam" folder to see if...

Have you checked your "spam" folder to see if it's there?
Forum: Forum News & Announcements 03-28-2017, 11:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 6,022
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Then you cannot participate in that group. You...

Then you cannot participate in that group.
You have to join Facebook to join any private groups.
Forum: Forum News & Announcements 03-16-2017, 04:44 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 34,380
Posted By Bearfootfarm
I'd be amazed if they keep it up given the fact...

I'd be amazed if they keep it up given the fact there is so little traffic.

If there is this little in the dead of Winter with many people snowed in, it will surely die when the weather gets nice...
Forum: Animals 03-10-2017, 01:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 7,426
Posted By Bearfootfarm
I've never had any luck with getting hens to...

I've never had any luck with getting hens to hatch eggs naturally.

Even if they would sit, they weren't consistent enough for good hatch percentages.

If you want chicks, you'd be better off to...
Forum: Handguns 02-13-2017, 04:25 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 23,145
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Yes, mine is the 6", which makes it legal here...

Yes, mine is the 6", which makes it legal here for deer hunting, although I haven't killed one with it. It's mostly just a toy. ;)

When I specifically hunt with a revolver I tend to take my 44...
Forum: Handguns 02-12-2017, 06:12 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 23,145
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Taurus quality has gone up and down over the...

Taurus quality has gone up and down over the years.

When I worked at the gunshop, we saw far more problems with Colt revolvers than we ever did with Taurus, but that was in the early to mid 90's....
Forum: Handguns 02-12-2017, 05:53 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 23,145
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Just keep in mind in the tests the buckshot still...

Just keep in mind in the tests the buckshot still didn't have enough penetration to be truly effective as a self defense load.

Even the slugs were under powered when fired through the short...
Forum: Hands-On How-To 02-11-2017, 10:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,800
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Yes, it's a high quality two-part epoxy and they...

Yes, it's a high quality two-part epoxy and they also make some other useful products

http://marinetex.com/
Forum: Handguns 02-11-2017, 10:00 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 23,145
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Here are some test results on the Judge: ...

Here are some test results on the Judge:

http://www.theboxotruth.com/the-box-o-truth-41-the-taurus-judge-vs-the-box-o-truth/

I'd shoot one first before you buy a glove.
I think you'll find...
Forum: Handguns 02-10-2017, 12:56 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 23,145
Posted By Bearfootfarm
The J Frame S&W's were always the most popular...

The J Frame S&W's were always the most popular handguns for most of the women buying their own guns

If you get a set of Michael's, Pachmayr or Hogue rubber grips that cover the back of the frame,...
Forum: Hands-On How-To 02-10-2017, 12:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,800
Posted By Bearfootfarm
True Silver Solder takes more heat than Pewter...

True Silver Solder takes more heat than Pewter can stand.

Lead solder would work, but I would try JB Weld or MarineTex epoxy first, since too much heat could melt the buckle itself.
Forum: Livestock/Horses 02-10-2017, 12:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 6,240
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Have you tried putting the doe in a headgate to...

Have you tried putting the doe in a headgate to let the kid nurse?
If you give her some feed she should stand still long enough.
I suspect in the confusion of giving birth to twins and them being...
Forum: Forum Help 02-10-2017, 11:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 6,319
Posted By Bearfootfarm
I have the same problem. I used "Control" and...

I have the same problem.
I used "Control" and the "-" (minus) key together to reduce the size until it all becomes visible.
Forum: Homesteading 06-12-2016, 01:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 50,904
Posted By Bearfootfarm
You could make the air flow just by making your...

You could make the air flow just by making your vent chimney tall enough, but I don't know if you will get enough heat from that small firebox to the far end of the smoker with all the masonry to...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 05-02-2016, 08:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 11,296
Posted By Bearfootfarm
If your hard feeling lasts more than 4 hours, see...

If your hard feeling lasts more than 4 hours, see a Dr and stop taking the blue pills
Forum: Conversations 04-24-2016, 02:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,946
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Not all trailers in TX are required to have...

Not all trailers in TX are required to have titles:



I'd get a notarized bill of sale and be happy as long as the trailer fits the descriptions on this site...
Forum: Jobs/Business/Investing 02-12-2016, 07:23 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 29,832
Posted By Bearfootfarm
It's nice to hear things are working out so well...

It's nice to hear things are working out so well you're "jet-setting" around the world!!
Forum: Wild/Feral/Nuisance/Control 01-30-2016, 02:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,846
Posted By Bearfootfarm
It could be more than one predator. Rats will...

It could be more than one predator. Rats will kill things and eat most anything

I'd get some large Victor rat traps, and drill a hole to attach a string or wire and a stick or weight so they...
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 01-30-2016, 02:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 13,514
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Our average yearly snowfall is about 1.5", and...

Our average yearly snowfall is about 1.5", and during this last storm we got a grand total of .125".

I don't think I've even seen a set of chains in over 50 years, when I lived 150 miles further...
Forum: Hands-on 01-29-2016, 01:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 6,799
Posted By Bearfootfarm
There are lots of reasons to not dig holes and...

There are lots of reasons to not dig holes and set permanant posts.
It just depends on the exact situation and goals
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 01-26-2016, 09:52 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 16,126
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Your link isn't a link ...

Your link isn't a link

http://looserounds.com/2015/01/30/the-m14-not-much-for-fighting-a-case-against-the-m14-legend/
Forum: Water 01-23-2016, 02:58 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 16,099
Posted By Bearfootfarm
The problem isn't the source of the water. ...

The problem isn't the source of the water.

It was how it was treated

Detroit added a chemical which coated the inside of the pipes to prevent lead leaching into the water from the old plumbing,...
Forum: Wild/Feral/Nuisance/Control 01-23-2016, 09:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,846
Posted By Bearfootfarm
I wouldn't worry about trying to make it "darker"...

I wouldn't worry about trying to make it "darker" since you will probably catch it at night anyway.

I'd eat a can of sardines, and put some of the oil on the trap as bait and also use some to...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 01-14-2016, 06:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 11,517
Posted By Bearfootfarm
That's not very smart, but it doesn't surprise...

That's not very smart, but it doesn't surprise me.

A 22 also is a poor choice as a defensive firearm
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 01-13-2016, 06:51 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 28,231
Posted By Bearfootfarm
There is no "new law". It was all talk. There...

There is no "new law".
It was all talk.
There have been no "EO's" written concerning guns or "registration"



The only "lies" so far have been about registration that doesn't exist
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 01-12-2016, 07:04 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 28,231
Posted By Bearfootfarm
It doesn't say it because it's understood they...

It doesn't say it because it's understood they have to do it during the business hours listed on the license application.. They ask for that information before the license is even issued.

All...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 01-11-2016, 10:49 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 28,231
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Silly pictures won't change the fact that there...

Silly pictures won't change the fact that there are no Federal gun registration requirments.

They just show you have nothing credible to add
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 01-11-2016, 05:52 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 28,231
Posted By Bearfootfarm
It says what is "allowed" so if it doesn't list...

It says what is "allowed" so if it doesn't list other warrantless inspections, they are not allowed.

The information is kept at the dealer's location, and most isn't even on computers at all, so...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 01-11-2016, 01:46 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 28,231
Posted By Bearfootfarm
It's irrelevant if you believe what I said. ...

It's irrelevant if you believe what I said.
It's still true, and I gave links to the statutes.



There is no way anyone could have known about guns given to you as a gift unless the transfer...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 01-10-2016, 04:31 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 28,231
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Your anecdote actually confirms what I said when...

Your anecdote actually confirms what I said when I stated the police can only access the information when investigating a specific crime.

The dealer didn't have to show them anything without a...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 01-10-2016, 04:16 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 28,231
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Having a typical FFL allows the ATF to come once...

Having a typical FFL allows the ATF to come once a year to make a scheduled inspection.

If you have a Class III license they can inspect the NFA firearms whenever they want, but not unannounced...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 01-10-2016, 08:29 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 28,231
Posted By Bearfootfarm
No one ever sees those records unless the gun is...

No one ever sees those records unless the gun is used in a crime, and then the police can only request those specific to their case.
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 01-10-2016, 08:25 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 28,231
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Silly pictures and Youtube videos don't help your...

Silly pictures and Youtube videos don't help your credibility.

Fingerprints aren't required by the Federal Govt for normal firearm sales.

None of the things you listed are "registration" which...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 01-09-2016, 07:38 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 28,231
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Actually you do, since the 4473's aren't...

Actually you do, since the 4473's aren't "registration" since no one sees them unless the guns are used in a crime

The numerous misspellings, improper grammar and misuse of punctuation isn't...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 01-09-2016, 02:15 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 28,231
Posted By Bearfootfarm
You seem confused as to how it all really works. ...

You seem confused as to how it all really works.
I'd suggest you stop posting until you learn the truth, and then you won't look so foolish
Forum: Livestock/Horses 11-21-2015, 07:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,716
Posted By Bearfootfarm
To keep bedding out of the pan, the waterer needs...

To keep bedding out of the pan, the waterer needs to be on a raised platform, high enough so the chickens can just barely reach it.

The platform can be a box or container made from any material...
Forum: Hellos & Happy Birthdays 11-09-2015, 08:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,654
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Welcome to the Asylum!

Welcome to the Asylum!
Forum: Animals 11-09-2015, 08:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,439
Posted By Bearfootfarm
If you want birds to fry or roast, it's best to...

If you want birds to fry or roast, it's best to buy a meat breed and slaughter them at an early age.

Older birds will require long cooking at low heat
Forum: Hydro/Wind/Wood/Geothermal 11-01-2015, 07:39 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 36,450
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Hopefully all the older ones will be...

Hopefully all the older ones will be "grandfathered" so they can still be installed, but I expect before long you won't be able to use them at all in newer homes.

I've heard "cook-stoves" are...
Forum: Solar 10-24-2015, 02:49 PM
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Views: 10,377
Posted By Bearfootfarm
That's very true

That's very true
Forum: Water 10-23-2015, 09:10 PM
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Views: 7,844
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Most likely private wells are illegal, and...

Most likely private wells are illegal, and there's no way you will be allowed to use the septic system without paying, since charges are generally based on water usage.

You could call the county...
Forum: Livestock/Horses 10-22-2015, 06:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 6,253
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Feed the cow extra rations of grain, and some...

Feed the cow extra rations of grain, and some high quality Alfalfa hay, or a good grass hay and a Calcium supplement to keep her milk production high, and to ward of "milk fever" which could quickly...
Forum: Livestock/Horses 10-21-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 6,253
Posted By Bearfootfarm
The calf needs to be bottle fed for at least 8...

The calf needs to be bottle fed for at least 8 more weeks.
Forum: Hellos & Happy Birthdays 10-14-2015, 09:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,496
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Congratulations on surviving the floods! I feel...

Congratulations on surviving the floods!
I feel certain someone here knows all about soap making (But I don't) ;)
Forum: Plants 10-10-2015, 09:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,318
Posted By Bearfootfarm
I think any cross happened before she got the...

I think any cross happened before she got the seeds, although 12Vman may have the correct answer
Forum: Plants 10-07-2015, 07:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,318
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Cucumbers, squash, and melons can sometimes...

Cucumbers, squash, and melons can sometimes cross-pollinate, and I think that plant is the result of such an event
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 10-04-2015, 03:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 8,699
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Henry's have always been cheaper than Marlins,...

Henry's have always been cheaper than Marlins, but in general the quality was a little better.

I don't know if that is still true since Remington aquired Marlin.

I do know the older Marlins...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 10-03-2015, 08:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 8,699
Posted By Bearfootfarm
It will pretty much do anything a 30-30 can do...

It will pretty much do anything a 30-30 can do relative to deer hunting, but really can't be compared to a 30-06, and you probably need to reload to get the best results.
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Forum: Hydro/Wind/Wood/Geothermal 09-30-2015, 07:11 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 36,450
Posted By Bearfootfarm
There doesn't seem to be any significant changes...

There doesn't seem to be any significant changes since Jan 2014:

http://www.epa.gov/burnwise/ordinances.html

http://www2.epa.gov/residential-wood-heaters
Forum: Handguns 09-23-2015, 09:29 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 60,450
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Actually he said it was a "state game commission...

Actually he said it was a "state game commission public range", which around here would be not much more than a designated area in a relatively remote state or national forest.

He also said the...
Forum: Handguns 09-11-2015, 02:16 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 60,450
Posted By Bearfootfarm
It's their middle-school mentality. When logic...

It's their middle-school mentality.
When logic and reason fail, they resort to childish name calling as a distraction
Forum: Auto/Truck/Other Transportation 09-10-2015, 03:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 9,119
Posted By Bearfootfarm
I'd take it to where ever you bought the battery...

I'd take it to where ever you bought the battery and let them test it, and interpret the date codes, but if it was replaced before 2010 you will pay full price anyway.

I would think the year the...
Forum: Auto/Truck/Other Transportation 09-10-2015, 02:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 9,119
Posted By Bearfootfarm
It sounds like you've put a lot of effort into...

It sounds like you've put a lot of effort into one end of the cables.

Have you checked the connection on the other end for tightness/corrosion?

It's also possible the cable itself is corroded...
Forum: Handguns 09-07-2015, 12:09 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 60,450
Posted By Bearfootfarm
Actually, it does happen: ...

Actually, it does happen:
http://njgunforums.com/forum/index.php/topic/29639-open-carrier-shot-and-killed-when-gun-taken-by-thug/

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