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Forum: Firearms/Weapons 03-21-2018, 03:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,385
Posted By J R Adams
Large caliber air rifles aren't new. ...

Large caliber air rifles aren't new.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Girandoni_air_rifle
Forum: Conversations 09-12-2017, 01:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,053
Posted By J R Adams
Hermit, Thanks for the Ventusky site. ...

Hermit,

Thanks for the Ventusky site.
I've been using the Navy's Tropical Cyclone page for several years.
https://www.nrlmry.navy.mil/TC.html

I have been using both since you posted...
Forum: Conversations 01-01-2017, 11:43 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 16,232
Posted By J R Adams
Happy New Year to All. May 2017 be a better year...

Happy New Year to All. May 2017 be a better year than 2016.

Pax Vobis
Forum: Conversations 05-08-2016, 11:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,248
Posted By J R Adams
Hello Annie Good to see your still checking on...

Hello Annie
Good to see your still checking on us.
Forum: Financial 03-16-2016, 07:39 PM
Replies: 493
Views: 122,225
Posted By J R Adams
Interesting isn't it? Oil prices drop and it...

Interesting isn't it?
Oil prices drop and it takes 2-3 weeks to show up at the pump.
Oil prices go up and you see the increase at the pump the next day.
Forum: History 03-16-2016, 07:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,861
Posted By J R Adams
We toured the Alabama in about 1975 while in...

We toured the Alabama in about 1975 while in Mobile on business with the family. Not developed as you describe. My biggest memory of that was compartments were blocked off with chain link fencing....
Forum: Wild/Feral/Nuisance/Control 02-03-2016, 08:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,836
Posted By J R Adams
Good comparison, some times the truth is very...

Good comparison, some times the truth is very funny in an odd sort of way
Forum: History 11-03-2015, 10:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 10,191
Posted By J R Adams
Thanks, JR

Thanks,
JR
Forum: History 11-02-2015, 05:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 10,191
Posted By J R Adams
Jjr, This is very interesting and closer to...

Jjr,
This is very interesting and closer to home. Do you have a link or location for the report?
My wife has been diagnosed with Alzheimer's for several years. She seems to plateau for a period...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 10-25-2015, 10:46 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 44,230
Posted By J R Adams
Thought I read or heard a while back that the...

Thought I read or heard a while back that the manufacturer of the 50 cal sniper rifles refused to sell or service those weapons to law enforcement in CA after the state banned sale of the weapon.
...
Forum: Self-reliance 10-13-2015, 10:39 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 32,861
Posted By J R Adams
GC and Coaltrain have pretty much nailed it. ...

GC and Coaltrain have pretty much nailed it.
You've got no place to go and all day to get there.
Forum: History 09-15-2015, 04:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,732
Posted By J R Adams
My ship was in Guantanamo in 1958, can't remember...

My ship was in Guantanamo in 1958, can't remember the exact date.
Liberty was restricted to the base because of rebel fighting nearby.
Forum: Conversations 09-14-2015, 10:36 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,818
Posted By J R Adams
My Granddad told me when I was a kid fhat if I...

My Granddad told me when I was a kid fhat if I was going to smoke, smoke a pipe or cigar, the paper in cigarettes was bad for you.
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 08-18-2015, 11:33 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 41,730
Posted By J R Adams
Here's something for all you drone lovers. ...

Here's something for all you drone lovers.

https://www.youtube.com/embed/4vGcH0Bk3hg?rel=0 (https://www.youtube.com/embed/4vGcH0Bk3hg?rel=0)

:D
Forum: Financial 08-18-2015, 03:59 PM
Replies: 493
Views: 122,225
Posted By J R Adams
WOW! E-10 2.34/9 here.

WOW!
E-10 2.34/9 here.
Forum: Conversations 08-09-2015, 07:39 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 21,689
Posted By J R Adams
Good to see you back Anne. Pax Vobiscum JR

Good to see you back Anne.
Pax Vobiscum
JR
Forum: Food 07-25-2015, 07:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,672
Posted By J R Adams
There are a lot of accidents when deep frying...

There are a lot of accidents when deep frying turkeys.
Please make sure the bird is fresh or completely thawed before cooking.
Remember, the turkey will displace oil so don't over fill the cooker....
Forum: Handguns 06-29-2015, 06:00 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 29,579
Posted By J R Adams
To add at my earlier post: A North Carolina...

To add at my earlier post: A North Carolina drivers license has a note in the data base that you have a CCP so the LEO will know then that you have a CCP if he runs your license. Hence, not being up...
Forum: Handguns 06-28-2015, 11:15 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 29,579
Posted By J R Adams
North Carolina requires you to tell the LEO you...

North Carolina requires you to tell the LEO you hae a CCP. Failure to do so could result in the loss of your permit.
Forum: Health 06-04-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 9,709
Posted By J R Adams
I had a couple of severe dizzy spells the took me...

I had a couple of severe dizzy spells the took me to the counter top after bending over in mid March. I had a very stuffy, full feeling in my head for some time before that. Doctors started all the...
Forum: Energy 05-28-2015, 01:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 8,940
Posted By J R Adams
Ironmonger Check this thread / post I made a...

Ironmonger
Check this thread / post
I made a conversion to propane about 3 years ago.
Works great.
JR

http://www.backwoodshome.com/forum/vb/showthread.php?t=29876&highlight=regulator
Forum: Handguns 05-08-2015, 08:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 5,414
Posted By J R Adams
Posted these a while back. Fires a 2mm nipple...

Posted these a while back.
Fires a 2mm nipple cartridge.
I'm sure it didn't cost 4500 pounds

http://www.backwoodshome.com/forum/vb/album.php?albumid=167
Forum: Conversations 04-29-2015, 05:13 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 22,561
Posted By J R Adams
And---Next month Child Protective Services will...

And---Next month Child Protective Services will be charging that mother with abuse, saying" We have you on tape abusing your poor helpless child." :D

Wouldn't surprise me if it did happen.
Forum: Conversations 04-16-2015, 09:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,918
Posted By J R Adams
I don't know if this adds any information to the...

I don't know if this adds any information to the question, but prior to the current use of social security numbers each branch of the service assigned a service number to each enlistee. Mine was 973...
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 03-31-2015, 01:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 21,569
Posted By J R Adams
https://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=cushman+husk...

https://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=cushman+husky+motor+scooter&gbv=2&sa=X&oi=image_result_group&ei=vLoaVaO5JMWVNviCgLgK&ved=0CCYQsAQ&tbm=isch

I had a Cushman "Husky" when I was about 14-15,...
Forum: Conversations 03-10-2015, 11:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,512
Posted By J R Adams
I find walking through the wooded trails at a...

I find walking through the wooded trails at a Scout camp or forest reserve by moomlight very relaxing. It is quiet, relaxing and you see many things that you did not notice during the day
Forum: Education/Homeschool 03-06-2015, 10:57 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 34,663
Posted By J R Adams
It looks like the "common core" math is about...

It looks like the "common core" math is about like the "new math" they tried 40 years ago. I didn't work very well then. Just confused the parents who tried to help their children.
Forum: Conversations 03-06-2015, 10:48 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,512
Posted By J R Adams
They're on the way. Saw four in SE North Carolina...

They're on the way. Saw four in SE North Carolina this week.
Forum: Energy 02-19-2015, 01:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 9,056
Posted By J R Adams
They still used those in the '50's

They still used those in the '50's
Forum: Health 01-27-2015, 09:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,019
Posted By J R Adams
Wal-Mart carries two elcheapo brands that come in...

Wal-Mart carries two elcheapo brands that come in metal cans.
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 01-21-2015, 02:03 PM
Replies: 3,110
Views: 893,821
Posted By J R Adams
Good point Papa Bear. I believe you're right on. ...

Good point Papa Bear. I believe you're right on.



Have to agree with you Doc. I can remember things pretty well form "45 on. Not every one had cars, phone, radios and long trips or fancy...
Forum: Conversations 01-17-2015, 03:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,635
Posted By J R Adams
I lost my string and peed down my leg.

I lost my string and peed down my leg.
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 12-24-2014, 05:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 13,298
Posted By J R Adams
Reality is harsh but no reason to take cheap...

Reality is harsh but no reason to take cheap shots at loving parents trying to work through an unpleasent situation.

Ciderman do what you need to do to connect and help your daughter. She needs...
Forum: Conversations 12-24-2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,277
Posted By J R Adams
Merry Christmas to all! May the joy of the...

Merry Christmas to all!
May the joy of the Christmas Spirit bring Peace and Tranquility to all in the coming year
Forum: Conversations 12-07-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,172
Posted By J R Adams
Remember Pearl Harbor

This has become just another day for many but is probably the last time the country was united by a significant action. It is special to me because we had older cousins in the Navy at that time. ...
Forum: Homesteading 10-27-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,721
Posted By J R Adams
Post boxes, even though you bought them, are...

Post boxes, even though you bought them, are considered Federal Property
I think I would report what you have seen to the postal authorities and let them handle the situation.
Destruction of...
Forum: Health 10-16-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 12,967
Posted By J R Adams
[QUOTE=doc;397937]In HG Well's War of the Worlds...

[QUOTE=doc;397937]In HG Well's War of the Worlds written in the 19th century,, the unstoppable Martians were finally stopped-- by microbes.

Another piece of evidence supporting my contention...
Forum: Homesteading 10-09-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,309
Posted By J R Adams
Very Clever

Very Clever
Forum: Financial 10-09-2014, 05:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,979
Posted By J R Adams
Check those 50 cent pieces for dates. 1964 and...

Check those 50 cent pieces for dates. 1964 and earlier would have 90% silver content. Kennedy halves between 1965 and 1970 are 40% silver.

Good luck
Forum: Building/Tools 09-02-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,990
Posted By J R Adams
That's beautiful and wonderfully crafted. I hope...

That's beautiful and wonderfully crafted. I hope the finish will show it's beauty and the princess will appreciate it.
Forum: Conversations 08-29-2014, 10:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,875
Posted By J R Adams
Go Joe Go! Doc may be right. But go with your...

Go Joe Go!
Doc may be right. But go with your heart. There were those who questioned what I could do. They were wrong. You're young, tough and strong, you can do it. It won't be easy but you...
Forum: Health 08-28-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,764
Posted By J R Adams
You should be able to find all the information...

You should be able to find all the information you need at this site.
...
Forum: Health 08-27-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,764
Posted By J R Adams
Medicare will pay for a new CPAP unit every five...

Medicare will pay for a new CPAP unit every five years.

I would talk to my insurance company before I went out on my own to see what their rules are.
Forum: Food 08-26-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 11,100
Posted By J R Adams
I need to eat more bacon. Word! This...

I need to eat more bacon.

Word!

This summer has been so cool that I was able to spend more time outside and be more ative. As a result the doctor last week changed my blood pressure meds to...
Forum: Health 08-26-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,764
Posted By J R Adams
It sounds like your initial doctor didn't...

It sounds like your initial doctor didn't prescribe properly. There should have been an initial pr setting prescribed then readings followed up to check how it was working.

I got a call from some...
Forum: Self-reliance 08-25-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 15,083
Posted By J R Adams
For those who followed my emergency power project...

For those who followed my emergency power project in solar, I was looking for a plastic tray to set the batteries in. Finally found an old rubbermaid clothes basket the was breaking up but had the...
Forum: Conversations 08-25-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,875
Posted By J R Adams
Good move Joe. I went back to get a degree at...

Good move Joe.
I went back to get a degree at 26 and have never regreted it. Fifty years later, it's been a good life.
JR
p.s. Don't forget Who's rules.
Forum: Self-reliance 08-17-2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,887
Posted By J R Adams
I wonder how many of those dudes got Jock Itch? ...

I wonder how many of those dudes got Jock Itch?

Maybe that's why they're so damned mean.
Forum: Conversations 08-17-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,679
Posted By J R Adams
GET OVER IT! As a fella who left a 2800 sq ft...

GET OVER IT!
As a fella who left a 2800 sq ft craftsman bunglow, a 2 1/2 car garage and a 20 x 20 wash house for a 1400 sq ft townhouse, I can tell you that you will miss the things you have to give...
Forum: Financial 08-12-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 13,648
Posted By J R Adams
We have a plot in the church cemetery, no...

We have a plot in the church cemetery, no opening or closings costs for cremation in private cemeteries in NC.

I wrote my and my wife's obituary and we reviewed them to be remembered as we want....
Forum: Solar 08-12-2014, 04:55 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 15,416
Posted By J R Adams
Thanks coaltrain. Cart is 11 1/2" wide by 17...

Thanks coaltrain.
Cart is 11 1/2" wide by 17 1/2" long.
I will have to look for some type of plastic tote that I can cut the walls down on. Most are tapered top to bottom and will flex a little....
Forum: Solar 08-11-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 15,416
Posted By J R Adams
Success

Finally got all the parts in and put together. I still would like to find a plastic pan to set the batteries in and need to fasten down the cables.

I used a mini anl fuse holder to avoid having...
Forum: Conversations 08-07-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,134
Posted By J R Adams
Wow! That is something. Notice how at 6pm...

Wow! That is something.
Notice how at 6pm they're clustered around major hubs.
Thanks
Forum: Conversations 08-07-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 26,045
Posted By J R Adams
Di, Have been using this site to track...

Di,
Have been using this site to track huricanes on the east coast fot years. I've found it very reliable. I think it will work well for you.

http://www.nrlmry.navy.mil/tc_pages/tc_home.html
...
Forum: Conversations 08-03-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,556
Posted By J R Adams
My doctor told me one of his patirnts said the...

My doctor told me one of his patirnts said the only thing golden about her golden years was her urine.
Forum: Solar 07-31-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 15,416
Posted By J R Adams
Thanks, I will add the fuse when completing...

Thanks,

I will add the fuse when completing the installation.

The present forseeable applications are all 2 prong plugs. The battery caddy is a Harbor Freight furniture dolly that is wood...
Forum: Solar 07-30-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 15,416
Posted By J R Adams
The batteries are installed on a caddy to make...

The batteries are installed on a caddy to make them mobile. The Zantrex PRO SW 1000 watt inverter has arrived.

Reading their manual, it looks like I need to order a fuse holder and some 150 amp...
Forum: Conversations 07-23-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,251
Posted By J R Adams
A fella was just arrested for the murder of a cab...

A fella was just arrested for the murder of a cab driver 43 years ago.

Was rehabilitated by a woman who befriended him and later they married. She had a long illness from cancer and he cared for...
Forum: Conversations 07-23-2014, 09:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,251
Posted By J R Adams
[QUOTE=Wyobuckaroo;391693]--- Seems the...

[QUOTE=Wyobuckaroo;391693]---
Seems the Brooklyn Bridge is a terror target that is under security surveillance.... Seems someone climbed onto the bridge and rather than replace the US flag there, as...
Forum: Conversations 07-23-2014, 08:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,251
Posted By J R Adams
Bearfoot You're absolutely right! But we...

Bearfoot
You're absolutely right!
But we don't think like a mother.:sad:
Forum: Conversations 07-20-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,660
Posted By J R Adams
This may answer your question. I received...

This may answer your question.

I received this via email today. It tells about a new (?) power meter that can transmit significant data about your power consumption to your power company. This...
Forum: Solar 07-17-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 15,416
Posted By J R Adams
Thank you, I will proceed in that direction. ...

Thank you,
I will proceed in that direction.
JR
Forum: Solar 07-17-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 15,416
Posted By J R Adams
Got it now, Thanks,

Got it now, Thanks,
Forum: Solar 07-16-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 15,416
Posted By J R Adams
Good suggestion. I think this could be set up on...

Good suggestion. I think this could be set up on a dolly for mobility from garage to living quarters. I believe I will proceed with this as Phase I using Xantrex PRO 1000 and the T-105 batteries...
Forum: Solar 07-14-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 15,416
Posted By J R Adams
Your points are all valid. I would say I'm...

Your points are all valid.
I would say I'm preparing to be as comfortable as I can for as long as I can

JR
Forum: Solar 07-14-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 15,416
Posted By J R Adams
Been doing a lot of thinknig, adjusting,...

Been doing a lot of thinknig, adjusting, digesting and head scratching.
After all this I think S2 man has a great idea. Divide the system.

Short term back up on standby with longer term...
Forum: Solar 07-08-2014, 10:23 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 15,416
Posted By J R Adams
Good idea, hadn't thought about that. Yes,...

Good idea, hadn't thought about that.

Yes, batteries were shipped and stored dry at one time. Bulk or bottled sulfuric acid was added and the battery was charged for a couple of hours before...
Forum: Solar 07-07-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 15,416
Posted By J R Adams
Lots of good constructive thoughts put forth here...

Lots of good constructive thoughts put forth here to help me ajust my thinking. But we're not through yet. Let me clarify my thinking and go from there. A rethought plan.

Short term, CPAP...
Forum: Solar 07-07-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 15,416
Posted By J R Adams
Generous offer. An impressive setup but would...

Generous offer. An impressive setup but would require long term supply of fuel which would probably not be available in the situation I am trying to prepare for.

Thanks,

JR
Forum: Solar 07-07-2014, 12:53 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 15,416
Posted By J R Adams
Thanks for your response. I will address your...

Thanks for your response. I will address your points one at a time and revise from there.



This requrement pretty well shuts down the project. I would not be able to provide any shelter...
Forum: Solar 07-06-2014, 08:01 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 15,416
Posted By J R Adams
Since I live in a townhouse with limited space...

Since I live in a townhouse with limited space and restrictive covenants my plan would be as follows.

The system would sit outside the master bedroom windows in a four by eight foot space...
Forum: Solar 07-06-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 15,416
Posted By J R Adams
Interesting responses so far but not the...

Interesting responses so far but not the technixal information and expertise I was looking for.
First, I have a generator 4 kw,dual fuel, gasoline or LPG. I have experienced power outages in the...
Forum: Solar 07-06-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 15,416
Posted By J R Adams
Planning new Solar Supply from Scratch

Gentlemen:
After Auther cost us power for about 6 hours I have decided that I need to set up or install a solar back up system. I would like to utilize your knowledge and experience since I am...
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 06-26-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 41,921
Posted By J R Adams
Perhaps this is the problem. ...

Perhaps this is the problem.


http://i81.photobucket.com/albums/j2...ergodproof.jpg (http://i81.photobucket.com/albums/j2...ergodproof.jpg)


Some folks get a little to happy before the...
Forum: Conversations 06-12-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,606
Posted By J R Adams
SILVER BULLETS, ANYONE

SILVER BULLETS, ANYONE
Forum: Building/Tools 06-08-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,579
Posted By J R Adams
Try checking with your local "tent and awning"...

Try checking with your local "tent and awning" company.
Forum: Conversations 06-07-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,594
Posted By J R Adams
Mine were issued in 1956. I don't know where the...

Mine were issued in 1956. I don't know where the tags are but I still remember the servicr number, 973 58 27.

And yes, I know I'm old.
Forum: Conversations 06-06-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,594
Posted By J R Adams
I had two in the late 50's with my name, rank and...

I had two in the late 50's with my name, rank and serial number on them courtesy of my Uncle Sugar.
Forum: Prayer Requests 06-01-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 21,822
Posted By J R Adams
Those of us who have lost loved ones can feel...

Those of us who have lost loved ones can feel your pain and are sorry for your loss. The grief will come on at the strangest times amd in the strangest places. The only way I have found to handle...
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 05-27-2014, 08:35 PM
Replies: 3,110
Views: 893,821
Posted By J R Adams
The answer is simple. We can not or will not live...

The answer is simple. We can not or will not live within our means. If you do not think this will cause a collapse, please feel free to try it with your personal finances.
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 05-21-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 8,221
Posted By J R Adams
I think the most important thing I have picked up...

I think the most important thing I have picked up in this forum was advice given by an astute person earlier in another thread.

"Remember, if you bug out and have no place to go or you can't get...
Forum: Hands-on 05-21-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,612
Posted By J R Adams
CA Just drained my water heater to make sure it...

CA
Just drained my water heater to make sure it had not pluged the drain with sediment and would make the following suggestions.

1 Hook a garder hose to the drain valve and run it out side. ...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 05-17-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,434
Posted By J R Adams
My 33-40 Mauser has one of those. Wood stock...

My 33-40 Mauser has one of those. Wood stock drilled out to hold three rounds.
Forum: Water 05-17-2014, 11:17 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 21,262
Posted By J R Adams
Most likely from a satelite image

Most likely from a satelite image
Forum: Auto/Truck/Other Transportation 04-26-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 15,344
Posted By J R Adams
Gentlemen, I am still of the opinion that the...

Gentlemen,
I am still of the opinion that the vehicle inadvertantly ran out of fuel.
Until the injector lines are bled one at a time, until there is enough pressure to crack the injectors the...
Forum: Auto/Truck/Other Transportation 04-19-2014, 10:48 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 15,344
Posted By J R Adams
I believe the first thing to do is crack on...

I believe the first thing to do is crack on injection line loose at the injector and have some one crank the engine.

This will tell you if the injection pump is turning and getting fuel. If you...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 04-13-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 61,375
Posted By J R Adams
Manufacturing cost of 22LR?

Does anyone know the "Factory selling price" of 22 LR or the cost from the major distributers? Would be interesting to know what the actual mark up is.

I stopped by my local pawn shop yesterday...
Forum: Health 04-07-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,074
Posted By J R Adams
This has been coming on for about seven years but...

This has been coming on for about seven years but progressed rapidly with eye surgery in the summer of 2011. Anesthesia in the elderly can be very disabling. Experience from watching older family...
Forum: Health 04-07-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,074
Posted By J R Adams
Plastic tube danger

My DW has severe dementia / early Alzheimer's but is still quite functional doing some household chores and so on. After a 5 minute walk to the mail box I came back to find her sitting in her...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 04-04-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 61,375
Posted By J R Adams
Seeing and hearing about more and more AR-15 type...

Seeing and hearing about more and more AR-15 type rifles with 22 LR uppers. This may very well be the problem.
Forum: Hydro/Wind/Wood/Geothermal 04-04-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 28,820
Posted By J R Adams
Back in the '50's my aunt in SD cooked on a wood/...

Back in the '50's my aunt in SD cooked on a wood/ coal cook stove that was also used for heat in the winter. The wood stove in the parlor was for special occasions and Sundays. Each spring the...
Forum: Hands-On How-To 03-31-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,777
Posted By J R Adams
It should be a coaxial cable (round, black and...

It should be a coaxial cable (round, black and about 1/4 inch in diameter with aluminum connector) that pushes into the back of the radio.

Wear slacks, you will be looking under the dashboard...
Forum: Financial 03-25-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 13,900
Posted By J R Adams
Several years ago I compared Scotts 1000 sheet to...

Several years ago I compared Scotts 1000 sheet to Northern Quilted.
Scotts 8 oz per roll; Northern 6 oz per roll. I may have reported this on an earlier TP thread.

You can buy paper or you can...
Forum: Financial 03-25-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 13,900
Posted By J R Adams
Yup. New Scotts 1000 sheet rolls are about a...

Yup. New Scotts 1000 sheet rolls are about a half inch narrower than the older ones.
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 03-14-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 61,375
Posted By J R Adams
A few weeks ago Eastern Outfitters offer a Marlin...

A few weeks ago Eastern Outfitters offer a Marlin clip magazine fed, bolt action and a brick of 22 LR for $139.

A pawn broker I know keeps a few bricks of 22LR back so he does have ammunition for...
Forum: Conversations 03-12-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,049
Posted By J R Adams
The sun is bright,the days are warm, the breeze...

The sun is bright,the days are warm, the breeze is delightful and you're ready to GO!

Just don't let your mind promise more than your body can deliver.
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 03-07-2014, 09:12 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 16,914
Posted By J R Adams
You can find Marlin camp information and parts...

You can find Marlin camp information and parts here:
http://www.gunpartscorp.com/

I have the heaver springs and buffer blocks. I learned about the buffer blocks the hard way. Junk got down into...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 03-06-2014, 10:04 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 47,996
Posted By J R Adams
Maybe you'd like a Marlin Camp 9? At 50 yards...

Maybe you'd like a Marlin Camp 9? At 50 yards they'd die laughing.
Forum: Conversations 03-04-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 30,996
Posted By J R Adams
Maye the governments but not the people. There...

Maye the governments but not the people. There are already 12 million here and there would be another 5-10 million across the border before the Chinese could get their planes off the ground.
Forum: Conversations 03-01-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 30,996
Posted By J R Adams
Spanish might be more appropriate. Out friends...

Spanish might be more appropriate. Out friends to the south are much closer and use to living without a lot of conveniences. I thnk they would be here soon to pick the spoils, before the Chinese...
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