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Forum: Firearms/Weapons 02-25-2013, 09:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,772
Posted By Incoming
I've got a 64 gun Fat Boy Liberty safe. It came...

I've got a 64 gun Fat Boy Liberty safe. It came with an electronic lock but I installed a manual lock that I'm much happier with. The door has a 45 minute warrantied fire gasket installed and of...
Forum: Hellos & Happy Birthdays 11-17-2012, 08:07 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,045
Posted By Incoming
Tks for the link. We'll probably do the city...

Tks for the link. We'll probably do the city thing in and around London but we're hoping to do our bicycling in the "outback" of Scotland. Lots of planning yet to do.
Forum: Hellos & Happy Birthdays 11-17-2012, 01:18 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,045
Posted By Incoming
Hey, Welcome from Mustang, Oklahoma. ...

Hey,

Welcome from Mustang, Oklahoma. Retired military guy here. Wife and I have been prepping seriously since 1978 so we've made all the mistakes there are I think. Raise a garden, couple...
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 10-06-2012, 09:14 PM
Replies: 2,414
Views: 240,431
Posted By Incoming
Replaced Sweeties .223 barrel with a brand new...

Replaced Sweeties .223 barrel with a brand new chromed 5.56 barrel on her AR15 so we would be a bit more compatable. Semper Paratus.
Forum: Books/Poetry/Member Fiction 09-30-2012, 09:46 PM
Replies: 399
Views: 41,860
Posted By Incoming
Liberty is not a debt to be paid back Liberty...

Liberty is not a debt to be paid back
Liberty is a debt to be paid forward.

Me
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 09-30-2012, 09:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,702
Posted By Incoming
Sometimes folks just can't give it a rest so...

Sometimes folks just can't give it a rest so maybe it's time to close this thread down. Happy now?
Forum: Financial 09-30-2012, 12:32 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,468
Posted By Incoming
Been prepping seriously since 1987 and have...

Been prepping seriously since 1987 and have learned a few things of value in that time. I'm of the opinion of where there is no standard there is no value and where there is no value there is no...
Forum: Communications/Computers/Software 09-29-2012, 02:53 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,846
Posted By Incoming
TxAnnie, I'm running a little $100 2 meter...

TxAnnie,

I'm running a little $100 2 meter battery powered hand held that I recharge with a small $20 inverter from my pick up lighter plug on an amateur ticket. It allows me state comms which I...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 09-29-2012, 11:17 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,702
Posted By Incoming
So, the Chi-coms have now set up shop in Tempe,...

So, the Chi-coms have now set up shop in Tempe, AZ. Boy they sure are getting sneaky. But hey, if you feel you must attack drop me a check for $389 if it'll make you feel more like a stud hamster...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 09-28-2012, 12:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,702
Posted By Incoming
If so, they made a damn fine copy I'm tickled...

If so, they made a damn fine copy I'm tickled pink with just the same, thank you very much.:)
Forum: Financial 09-28-2012, 12:20 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,468
Posted By Incoming
I understand that Texas is making a move to have...

I understand that Texas is making a move to have their 1 Billion in gold currently held in NYC returned to Texas for safe keeping. Doesn't bod well for the condition our condition is in hey.
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 09-27-2012, 12:18 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,702
Posted By Incoming
Loosened everything up on the mount and placed my...

Loosened everything up on the mount and placed my laser bore sight on the top of the scope mount and adjusted the rear attachment to a close proximity and snugged it up. Then I snugged up the side...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 09-23-2012, 09:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,702
Posted By Incoming
Bargin M14 Scope Mount

Ordered a new steel scope mount for my M14 from Sportsman's Guide a couple days ago for $89. Was a bit concerned as they are known for selling shall we say, "less than top shelf gear". From the...
Forum: Financial 08-30-2012, 02:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,289
Posted By Incoming
MORGAN STANLEY FACES IMMINENT FAILURE & RUIN

http://http://www.investorvillage.com/smbd.asp?mb=144&mn=101647&pt=msg&mid=12061183 (www.investorvillage.com/smbd.asp?mb=144&mn=101647&pt=msg&mid=12061183)

OK, so I've moved out and will sleep a...
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 08-19-2012, 08:31 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 12,170
Posted By Incoming
How far will we fall? We will fall until we hit...

How far will we fall? We will fall until we hit the bottom and are forced to once again stand upon our own feet and call out "NO MORE"! But perhaps the question should be "how far have we fallen"?
Forum: Conversations 08-16-2012, 07:49 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,295
Posted By Incoming
I'm reminded of a post or two that TXANNE made...

I'm reminded of a post or two that TXANNE made sssssseveral years back regarding an organization down in East Texas that had a large acerage that was selling off small parcels for just this purpose...
Forum: Self-reliance 08-14-2012, 10:58 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 11,389
Posted By Incoming
Still have the cabin at Lake O The Pines up in NE...

Still have the cabin at Lake O The Pines up in NE Texas but unfortunately it's currently occupied until at least 1 Nov and while it's on the water it is also "out in the red neck woods". I'll be...
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 08-14-2012, 10:33 PM
Replies: 2,414
Views: 240,431
Posted By Incoming
Made a set of snake skins to hold my rain tarp...

Made a set of snake skins to hold my rain tarp over my hammock.
Forum: Conversations 09-20-2010, 12:37 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,682
Posted By Incoming
I'm a big fan of 12 oz of warm red wine and 20...

I'm a big fan of 12 oz of warm red wine and 20 minutes in the hot tub just before applying head to pillow. Of course I also espouse to clean living, pure thoughts, self sacrifice and slow dancing in...
Forum: Hunting/Fishing/Trapping 08-17-2010, 03:05 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 9,800
Posted By Incoming
http://i34.tinypic.com/i1iku8.jpg I do a lot...

http://i34.tinypic.com/i1iku8.jpg

I do a lot of jug line fishing for catfish using 18-30 jugs, a #4 hook and half of a chicken or duck heart on 3' of line and usually in 15-18' of water. I pitch...
Forum: Hunting/Fishing/Trapping 08-17-2010, 02:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,133
Posted By Incoming
I do a lot of jug line fishing and fortunately...

I do a lot of jug line fishing and fortunately catch a good number of larger catfish in the 6-30 lb range. I first dispatch the cats with an accurate (sometimes several) blow to the head with a...
Forum: Handguns 05-23-2010, 01:21 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 9,992
Posted By Incoming
I have a Glock 21 which is not under any...

I have a Glock 21 which is not under any circumstances a cc, neither is the SIG or s&w as they are all toooooooo wide to be a comfortable slim carry. My favorite cc in .45 is my Springfield Champion...
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 04-18-2010, 03:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,407
Posted By Incoming
Dirt Cheap Foul Weather Rifle Cover

Being Spring it's raining like crazy and there doesn't appear to be a break in the weather for days. Of course foul weather can be a great time to hunt/patrol, regardless the game because like man,...
Forum: Reloading & Benchwork 04-12-2010, 01:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,570
Posted By Incoming
I shoot a model 21 in .45 acp. I pour my own so...

I shoot a model 21 in .45 acp. I pour my own so I picked up a Lone Wolf barrel and life is good.
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 04-12-2010, 01:52 AM
Replies: 2,414
Views: 240,431
Posted By Incoming
Went camping with Survivalist Board Group...

Went camping with Survivalist Board Group Oklahoma Team while untold thousands were sitting around playing keyboard commando. Had a good class on weaving a gill net and a head count of 14. Use it...
Forum: Conversations 04-07-2010, 02:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,146
Posted By Incoming
My guess is that it could be possible but I think...

My guess is that it could be possible but I think quality of life would really suck.:(
Forum: Conversations 04-03-2010, 10:29 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 7,205
Posted By Incoming
I try not to pay attention to the stupid things...

I try not to pay attention to the stupid things stupid people do unless their stupidity potentially impacts me or mine. Consequently, I am politically active.
Forum: Conversations 03-24-2010, 12:37 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,186
Posted By Incoming
Fail to plan plan to fail. Make your plan and...

Fail to plan plan to fail. Make your plan and work the plan - focus. Getting a piece of land is probably the most important thing you can do and it can also be the most difficult and may well take...
Forum: Books/Poetry/Member Fiction 03-20-2010, 11:40 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 9,516
Posted By Incoming
These I've read 3 + times over the years and...

These I've read 3 + times over the years and recommend them highly.

Lucifers Hammer
Alas, Babylon
The Postman
Earth Abides
Molon Labe
Civil War II
Patriots
World Made By Hand
Forum: Conversations 02-18-2010, 03:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,208
Posted By Incoming
In my reading of the book body deterrioratation...

In my reading of the book body deterrioratation was a big problem what with possibilities of infective deseases they promote.
Forum: Knives/Bow & Arrow 02-14-2010, 02:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,291
Posted By Incoming
As an old time archer with many many years of...

As an old time archer with many many years of experience building stick bows and shooting and tuning most everything in the field my recommendation for "THE" first step would be to get yourself a...
Forum: Conversations 02-14-2010, 01:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,208
Posted By Incoming
Well, by the roaring responses I suspect no one...

Well, by the roaring responses I suspect no one tuned in to the first show of the series. Sorry, your loss as it was a good show that really laid some good groundwork for the other offerings.
Forum: Conversations 02-11-2010, 07:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,208
Posted By Incoming
Just checked my viewers guide and Survivors has a...

Just checked my viewers guide and Survivors has a 2 hour running time on Channel 264 from 7 - 9 PM Saturday night.
Forum: Conversations 02-03-2010, 01:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,208
Posted By Incoming
Survivors on cable TV Feb 13

Just caught an add on BBC America, cable channel 264 that the Survivors series will be starting. If you haven't read the book I'd suggest it. The English series ran for 3 or so years but don't know...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 11-03-2009, 11:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,093
Posted By Incoming
Think parts - they arn't available on most street...

Think parts - they arn't available on most street corners or gun stores.
Forum: Jobs/Business/Investing 10-27-2009, 06:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,579
Posted By Incoming
You seem to have a unique perspective on reality.

You seem to have a unique perspective on reality.
Forum: Jobs/Business/Investing 10-24-2009, 02:15 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,294
Posted By Incoming
Correctamundo! Clear as the Marxist in the white...

Correctamundo! Clear as the Marxist in the white house. So, we can prep beans and bullets and if there is anything left over it is probably a good time to look to a hedge against the collapse of...
Forum: Jobs/Business/Investing 10-20-2009, 12:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,294
Posted By Incoming
Sorry, I'm down at the cabin in Texas and have...

Sorry, I'm down at the cabin in Texas and have been OOR for a while.

Wouldn't that be like asking what's the point in Fort Knox or all of the other gold & silver respositories in the world. ...
Forum: Jobs/Business/Investing 10-14-2009, 10:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,294
Posted By Incoming
Actually gold is the basis of it's own value and...

Actually gold is the basis of it's own value and not reliant on FRN's or any one economy. It is what it is and like it or not all currencies are dependent on it.

http://jsmineset.com/

...
Forum: Jobs/Business/Investing 10-14-2009, 01:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,294
Posted By Incoming
I picked up a little of the yellow metal last...

I picked up a little of the yellow metal last month at $1036 an oz and today a bit more at $1100, some """""""7%""""""" in a month. What with the greenbacks being printed with Zerox machines...
Forum: Jobs/Business/Investing 10-05-2009, 10:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,292
Posted By Incoming
Japanese deflation worst on record

http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp/article/ALeqM5g2A02uYKPlQ0A3_F7P1XYC23G0VQ



By Miwa Suzuki (AFP) 6 days ago

TOKYO Japan saw a fourth straight month of record deflation in August as...
Forum: Jobs/Business/Investing 10-03-2009, 08:38 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,916
Posted By Incoming
Welllllllll maybe not exactly. Inflation is the...

Welllllllll maybe not exactly. Inflation is the """result""" of value or more correctly lack of value. If paper is founded in or based on or backed by something of substance then there is little to...
Forum: Conversations 10-03-2009, 08:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,226
Posted By Incoming
Agreed, especially if it's on your own piece of...

Agreed, especially if it's on your own piece of dirt.
Forum: Jobs/Business/Investing 10-01-2009, 02:43 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,294
Posted By Incoming
Understood. February 08 I got out of the...

Understood.

February 08 I got out of the market with a little dignity and a good profit but it was probably the most difficult decision I've ever made as the market was going gang busters and...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 10-01-2009, 02:13 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,443
Posted By Incoming
I picked up an M44 carbine 18 months ago for $75...

I picked up an M44 carbine 18 months ago for $75 plus 1200 rounds for another $150. Of course that was then and now is now. About the best I can do open sight is 4" @ 200 meters but I'm happy with...
Forum: Conversations 09-30-2009, 08:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,168
Posted By Incoming
TxAnnie online tomorrow

Talked to TxAnnie again this evening. She asked to say hi to all and she thinks she will be back up on dead slow dial up tomorrow.
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 09-30-2009, 06:47 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,443
Posted By Incoming
What model? Sounds high for an M44. Might be a...

What model? Sounds high for an M44. Might be a good deal for an M38 depending on bolt configuration.
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 09-29-2009, 08:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,630
Posted By Incoming
I'd suggest prepackaged Oatmeal as well as 6-24...

I'd suggest prepackaged Oatmeal as well as 6-24 packages of various Ramen noodles along with dehydrated veggies like onions, carrots, okra and peppers as additives. For drinks try instant coffee,...
Forum: Conversations 09-29-2009, 12:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,027
Posted By Incoming
Good show but the body count was way too low. ...

Good show but the body count was way too low. But by and large very informative in a what if kind of way so don't worry boys and girls the government is in full control and here to help usher in...
Forum: Self-reliance 09-27-2009, 08:09 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,111
Posted By Incoming
I went camping 3 weeks ago with a bunch of local...

I went camping 3 weeks ago with a bunch of local friends from www.SurvivalistBoards.com. At the last minute the wife had to watch the grandkids so she backed out. Consequently I did the weekend...
Forum: Conversations 09-27-2009, 07:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,027
Posted By Incoming
The Day After Disaster on History

The Day after Disaster is a documentary on the History channel that will air on Monday 9/28/09 at 7:00pm central. The topic will be Homelands Security's response plan if terrorists were to detonate...
Forum: Jobs/Business/Investing 09-22-2009, 09:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,294
Posted By Incoming
http://whiskeyandgunpowder.com/ The Real...

http://whiskeyandgunpowder.com/

The Real Price Of Gold. Maybe it's cheaper than you think. Oh, and gold hit $1017 and change today.
Forum: Conversations 09-22-2009, 09:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,516
Posted By Incoming
Wilco! 78910

Wilco! 78910
Forum: Member Photos & Announcements 09-22-2009, 09:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,022
Posted By Incoming
Semper Fi!

Semper Fi!
Forum: Jobs/Business/Investing 09-21-2009, 10:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,294
Posted By Incoming
Metals moving up fast

I picked up 1k, 1oz silver rounds from APMEX.com last February @ $14.28 ea. Today I noticed their sell price was $18.09. Needless to say you don't make money until you sell/use but so far on that...
Forum: Conversations 09-21-2009, 10:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,516
Posted By Incoming
Talked to TxAnnie yesterday

She called me yesterday and reported that rumors of her untimely demise are just plain WRONG. She is doing well, still living in the same place with the same employer. She thinks she will be...
Forum: Conversations 08-31-2009, 10:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,447
Posted By Incoming
Same thing here. Usually it starts "browning up...

Same thing here. Usually it starts "browning up nicely" in August but this stuff is a real dark green and I swear sitting out in the evenings we can hear it grow.
Forum: Canning/Preserving 08-29-2009, 11:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 950
Posted By Incoming
County Fair Winner

http://i28.tinypic.com/zv28o8.jpg

Out of 5 entries the wife had two 1st places for her pickled okra and pears and two 2nd places for her yellow tomato and pickle spears. Not too bad for a country...
Forum: Tractors 08-26-2009, 07:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,479
Posted By Incoming
I've got a 1950's something T-30 Massy and she...

I've got a 1950's something T-30 Massy and she sports an overhead cam, consequently with the additional power output she will out perform any 8N I've ever worked with.
Forum: Handguns 08-21-2009, 04:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,397
Posted By Incoming
I got the standard G3 with night sights here in...

I got the standard G3 with night sights here in OKC at the "LE"price. Been dragging around the 1911 since well, 1911 it seems and just wanted a bit more firepower and the gangs they do seem to be on...
Forum: Handguns 08-20-2009, 07:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,397
Posted By Incoming
Got a Glock today

I've been wanting a new toy for a while now and finally settled on the Glock 21. I've carried a 4" 1911 for many years but have wanted just a bit more firepower and decided on the 21 because it's a...
Forum: Canning/Preserving 08-19-2009, 05:41 PM
Replies: 2,030
Views: 229,200
Posted By Incoming
8 pints of bread & butter pickles 8 pints of...

8 pints of bread & butter pickles
8 pints of green beans
3 pints of dehydrated okra
Forum: Hands-On How-To 08-14-2009, 05:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 11,876
Posted By Incoming
Here is my homer that I made this past June out...

Here is my homer that I made this past June out of some shipping crate materials I picked up off the side of the road. It has 14 trays that are 2'X2' and stands about 4' high so I can dehydrate a...
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 08-14-2009, 05:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,605
Posted By Incoming
The following should give you a little study...

The following should give you a little study material in your search for your families preparedness for the future that we face. Have fun.

www.kurtsaxon.com...
Forum: Conversations 08-13-2009, 01:22 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,607
Posted By Incoming
Time to start feeding at the public trough uh. ...

Time to start feeding at the public trough uh. Let me know how it is as I'm right behind you. Hope it's still there when I sign up but I fear with the way things are going it might end up as some...
Forum: Canning/Preserving 08-12-2009, 07:41 PM
Replies: 2,030
Views: 229,200
Posted By Incoming
As it's just the two of us nowadays we mostly use...

As it's just the two of us nowadays we mostly use pint jars instead of quarts so this season I've put up 24 pints of dehydrated okra and 8 quarts of dehydrated cucs. I can usualy get approximately...
Forum: Conversations 08-12-2009, 07:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,607
Posted By Incoming
Happy Birthday Flatwater

and may you have many more.

:D
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 08-10-2009, 10:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,524
Posted By Incoming
Bought my grandsons Red Riders at 5 & 8 with...

Bought my grandsons Red Riders at 5 & 8 with mommys permission and under the stipulation that I teach them proper gun safety and they only use them at Grandpa's house under his direct and immediate...
Forum: Conversations 08-10-2009, 10:04 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,043
Posted By Incoming
True but you are afforded the opportunity to pay...

True but you are afforded the opportunity to pay taxes.
:(
Forum: Hunting/Fishing/Trapping 08-09-2009, 09:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,838
Posted By Incoming
558 lb Oklahoma feral hog

http://www.newsok.com/sports/outdoors

Seems our feral hog population here in Oklahoma is really on the rise. Fortunately we don't see many monsters like this guy but they are doing a lot of...
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 08-09-2009, 08:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,891
Posted By Incoming
I had an old 21' travel trailer 2 years ago that...

I had an old 21' travel trailer 2 years ago that I rebuilt into a flat bed bug out rig. Tandum axle with electric brakes that I've loaded and pulled to 3 tons. As it is for bugging out figure when...
Forum: Conversations 08-07-2009, 01:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,224
Posted By Incoming
Excellent! Now the work begins but the fun as...

Excellent! Now the work begins but the fun as well, enjoy.
Forum: Handguns 08-05-2009, 04:57 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,781
Posted By Incoming
Mel You've received some excellent advise...

Mel

You've received some excellent advise here and you would be wise to follow it. Shoot many guns before you buy. My personal recommendation for a woman with little experience would be a...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 08-05-2009, 04:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,359
Posted By Incoming
RPD - Just got back from the range, wanted to...

RPD - Just got back from the range, wanted to make sure everything is OK after repositioning the front blade. Still holding to 1"-1.5" at 100 yds - can't seem to get any tighter with these old eyes....
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 08-04-2009, 09:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,359
Posted By Incoming
Thanks for the "comeback". I found the set screw...

Thanks for the "comeback". I found the set screw on the top front of the sight last night - duh!!! Re-bent the pliers, refiled the jaws then re-casehardened - man what a pain but hey I got the nut...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 08-03-2009, 05:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,359
Posted By Incoming
M1A Problem

I'm trying without success to remove the castle nut on my Springfield M1A. So far I've used "Break Free" and my castle nut pliers to no avail. I got the nut to move back and forth maybe 1/16". ...
Forum: Reloading & Benchwork 08-01-2009, 09:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,937
Posted By Incoming
I've got an old RCBS Rock Crusher that I've had...

I've got an old RCBS Rock Crusher that I've had for 30+ years and an old Lyman with a turret head that I don't use much at all and last but not least is my father's 50 year old Herters press that...
Forum: Reloading & Benchwork 07-30-2009, 07:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,900
Posted By Incoming
Wow! Very kool guys, I see I've got a bit of...

Wow! Very kool guys, I see I've got a bit of catching up with the Jones to do or at least where I need to be. Thanks for the info it's good have your experience as a source of reference.
Forum: Reloading & Benchwork 07-29-2009, 03:22 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,900
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OK, so how much lead should I "cash"? I just put...

OK, so how much lead should I "cash"? I just put 98 lbs into ingots but I'll probably go through that in 2 years I'm guessing and I usually maintain 2-3K primers of various sizes and 8 or so lbs of...
Forum: Reloading & Benchwork 07-28-2009, 10:52 PM
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Yahoo! You're correct, seems there was only 15...

Yahoo! You're correct, seems there was only 15 or so folks at the range banging away and most were plinking with their .22's. One guy had an underfolder AK, one with an AR15 and one with a .270...
Forum: Handguns 07-28-2009, 10:40 PM
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I've got a .45 I keep snugged away in the bedroom...

I've got a .45 I keep snugged away in the bedroom to backup the 20 gauge and a .380 with 2 spare mags that the wife keeps in her glove box. They both are ugly as hell and would make a tolorable club...
Forum: Reloading & Benchwork 07-27-2009, 10:24 PM
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Talking Went to the range yesterday and ran 200 of my...

Went to the range yesterday and ran 200 of my freshly casts through the 1911 without a jam. Didn't notice any leading but I put a brass brush through the pipe a few times anyway. I think I'm sold...
Forum: Reloading & Benchwork 07-25-2009, 11:20 AM
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As I was pouring some small lead boxes that I...

As I was pouring some small lead boxes that I think were used in the medical/dental field there must have been a small about of water in a cavity or something because 2 seconds after I dropped the...
Forum: Conversations 07-24-2009, 11:18 AM
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Views: 1,142
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Happy Birthday, take the day off.

Happy Birthday, take the day off.
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 07-22-2009, 10:50 PM
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I've had a 22/20 ga. Savage that I put a 4X scope...

I've had a 22/20 ga. Savage that I put a 4X scope with see-through mounts that worked well for small game as well as ducks and deer.
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 07-22-2009, 10:39 PM
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Hollywood, pure Hollywood. No guns - oh yeah,...

Hollywood, pure Hollywood. No guns - oh yeah, Californicator. Security sucked big time. They had tools available to make some actual weapons but no, pipes, clubs and sticks will be fine and the...
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 07-20-2009, 08:21 PM
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Views: 1,447
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I strongly urge the reading of Matthew Brackens...

I strongly urge the reading of Matthew Brackens third in the series "Foriegn Enemies and Traitors". It's probably too close to what is actually happening in this nation right now but it may change...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 07-18-2009, 02:18 AM
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Unless the barrel is cut down to an illegal or...

Unless the barrel is cut down to an illegal or tax required length I don't see the point in it.
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 07-18-2009, 02:13 AM
Replies: 29
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1. M1A1 2. 1911 3. Remmington 870 in 12...

1. M1A1
2. 1911
3. Remmington 870 in 12 guage
4. Ruger .22 Mark I/II/III
5. AR15
Forum: Energy 07-14-2009, 07:34 PM
Replies: 11
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Global warming disproved? Was it ever a serious...

Global warming disproved? Was it ever a serious question for anyone with a thinking mind? Global warming/climate change is just another angle for crooked government and politicans to cheat...
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 07-14-2009, 07:22 PM
Replies: 6
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So what kinds of fuels will these Swedish stoves...

So what kinds of fuels will these Swedish stoves burn and what kind of money are we talking?
Forum: Hunting/Fishing/Trapping 07-14-2009, 08:53 AM
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Hunt them out or keep your dogs at the house.

Hunt them out or keep your dogs at the house.
Forum: Books/Poetry/Member Fiction 07-14-2009, 12:53 AM
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Foreign Enemies & traitors

By Matthew Bracken which is the 3rd book in the series of "Enemies Foreign and Domestic" and Domestic Enemies" and I think his best book yet. This is new out and is a must read. It is like reading...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 07-13-2009, 02:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,726
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Molon Laba!

Molon Laba!
Forum: Conversations 07-13-2009, 02:24 PM
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Views: 5,519
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Being a new guy here this seems like a great site...

Being a new guy here this seems like a great site now. Not knowing any of these folks I understand that some place sacrifice over self-esteem to bring needed change. "Rule Number One: Obey ALL...
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 07-13-2009, 01:53 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 20,292
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I own several Rugers of which I'm not too proud...

I own several Rugers of which I'm not too proud of but they are a reliable tool just as a Nygant which was made by another un-American SOB outfit exept Ruger put the almighty dollar over American...
Forum: Conversations 07-11-2009, 04:58 PM
Replies: 24
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I've been investing in metals for 30 some years...

I've been investing in metals for 30 some years thanks to Howard Ruff's book "Ruff Times" back in 1978. Origionally I got in to gold Mexican Pecos about the time gold purchases became legal again. ...
Forum: Food 07-11-2009, 02:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,751
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Beet Greens are wonderful as we have been...

Beet Greens are wonderful as we have been enjoying them for 50+ years and to pass on them would truly be a waste.
Forum: Conversations 07-11-2009, 02:38 AM
Replies: 24
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I've done "walk-in" purchases from APMEX.com many...

I've done "walk-in" purchases from APMEX.com many times. There is no wait time as with most other dealers. They are very creditable and honest folks. I was shorted on a face bag once by 3 half...
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 07-06-2009, 11:59 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 20,292
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As this is strictly a personal opinion I'll weigh...

As this is strictly a personal opinion I'll weigh in with mine.

A .22 rather long gun or pistol would be a wise choice as ammo is relative cheap and easily had and may well prove to be a viable...
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