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Forum: Conversations 06-14-2018, 10:24 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,353
Posted By the1gman
This Forum is Dying

Sadly I have seen this forum go from thousands of posts per day to almost no posts. I hate to see it go but I think it's going to be gone soon. I am going to leave the forum. I check it every day and...
Forum: Conversations 05-16-2018, 09:43 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,137
Posted By the1gman
Here in South Louisiana we are getting lot's of...

Here in South Louisiana we are getting lot's of humid and hot weather. 90 yesterday with a heat index of 95. Whew! That's how the sugar cane likes it. Air condition technicians are backed up as the...
Forum: Hellos & Happy Birthdays 05-08-2018, 09:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,302
Posted By the1gman
WOW! Good to see your posts again! Welcome back...

WOW! Good to see your posts again! Welcome back Anne! So glad to hear from you again!!!!
Forum: Forum News & Announcements 02-05-2018, 04:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,209
Posted By the1gman
Great idea! I second the motion and I will buy it...

Great idea! I second the motion and I will buy it also!
Forum: Financial 01-28-2018, 03:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 7,967
Posted By the1gman
Crypto currencies

Bitconnect, which loans Bitcoins is the first to take a major hit. A Bitconnect coin or BCC went from 431.78 on Jan 8, 2018 to 9.06 as of Jan 28, 2018.
Bitcoin went from 19,000.80 on Dec 19. 2017...
Forum: Financial 01-25-2018, 11:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,700
Posted By the1gman
Yep those. I've seen them outside Savannah GA....

Yep those. I've seen them outside Savannah GA. Almost 2 miles in length and a mile wide. So Snopes is showing that they are not a credible source to check anything that has a bias of being...
Forum: Financial 01-22-2018, 11:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,700
Posted By the1gman
FEMA is recycling plastic by making millions of...

FEMA is recycling plastic by making millions of coffin liners.
Forum: Hellos & Happy Birthdays 01-12-2018, 10:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,298
Posted By the1gman
Hi Txanne, CountryMom, Like you, I don't...

Hi Txanne, CountryMom,
Like you, I don't frequent the forum much anymore. It still has some value in that I love to watch the banter between Missourifree and Hunter88. Now that's entertainment! LOL!...
Forum: History 01-03-2018, 11:27 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 765
Posted By the1gman
I still have a pair of Converse Chuck Taylor all...

I still have a pair of Converse Chuck Taylor all star tennis shoes. They are still popular and the Converse brand has come back. You can still see some of the tough skin in them. They are made of...
Forum: Financial 11-30-2017, 12:39 PM
Replies: 493
Views: 122,251
Posted By the1gman
Well thanks Mr Trump!

Well thanks Mr Trump!
Forum: Hellos & Happy Birthdays 10-26-2017, 06:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,675
Posted By the1gman
Thanks Mom!!!

Thanks Mom!!!
Forum: Hellos & Happy Birthdays 10-20-2017, 03:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,675
Posted By the1gman
LOL just saw this! You are right. It don't sound...

LOL just saw this! You are right. It don't sound that bad now! :D
Forum: Hellos & Happy Birthdays 08-17-2017, 12:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,675
Posted By the1gman
Thanks Jjr! I don't feel a day over 70 although I...

Thanks Jjr! I don't feel a day over 70 although I am 70! LOL
Forum: Communications/Computers/Software 07-17-2017, 03:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,531
Posted By the1gman
It is a 30 day trail and it will only allow a...

It is a 30 day trail and it will only allow a certain amount of data to be backed up. It is valid for 30 days. Then you have to purchase it to use it.
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 07-07-2017, 05:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 11,121
Posted By the1gman
My opinion is the best farm gun is a 12 gauge...

My opinion is the best farm gun is a 12 gauge pump (Mossberg Flex 500 is about ($419) that accepts the 3" shells. Can handle any game and any 2 legged intruders. A wide range of ammo is readily...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 07-06-2017, 04:02 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 61,395
Posted By the1gman
This post is long but lot's of information...

This post is long but lot's of information depending on where you live there is no need to buy or ship to an FFL for ammo.


No FFL / FOID faxing or uploading required to buy ammo in most states!...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 06-26-2017, 12:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 13,580
Posted By the1gman
It has become very plentiful here in Louisiana....

It has become very plentiful here in Louisiana. 22lr and 22 WMR are available at Academy, WalMart and Cabela's in large quantities. And at a reasonable price. And online with free shipping at...
Forum: Conversations 06-23-2017, 10:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,605
Posted By the1gman
Very nice! The only thing I would add to that...

Very nice! The only thing I would add to that wonderful code is to give honor not take it.
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 06-19-2017, 05:05 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 61,395
Posted By the1gman
Just bought some 22lr from Cabela's for $.06 a...

Just bought some 22lr from Cabela's for $.06 a round. Free shipping if order is over $99.00. I bought over $100 of different types of ammo and it was all pretty cheap. Wally World here in Louisiana...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 06-19-2017, 01:48 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 21,053
Posted By the1gman
You're probably right about the proximity and the...

You're probably right about the proximity and the pants!!! Not quite a sniper round! LOL
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 06-19-2017, 11:46 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 21,053
Posted By the1gman
OK I should have said Louisiana. Are you ok with...

OK I should have said Louisiana. Are you ok with that? BTW there are many stories on the internet in gun blogs about people who have killed bears with .410 because it was all they had with them at...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 06-13-2017, 03:34 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 21,053
Posted By the1gman
No Moose or Elk or Bear where I live. I have...

No Moose or Elk or Bear where I live. I have taken deer with no problem with a .45 long colt and .410 slugs as well as pigs. I use it for mostly varmints and snakes and gators, which we have a lot of...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 06-11-2017, 12:51 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 21,053
Posted By the1gman
For farm and property use I have a Judge strapped...

For farm and property use I have a Judge strapped to my thigh and a Rossi Circuit Judge in my ATV. They are loaded with multiple different loads ranging from a 45 long colt to 000 buck shot and #6...
Forum: Health 04-04-2017, 01:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 11,608
Posted By the1gman
Humana is worse. Every two weeks or less I get a...

Humana is worse. Every two weeks or less I get a worthless postcard of Spam from them about how I should be living my life. If you switch don't switch to Humana. LOL
Forum: Auto/Truck/Other Transportation 03-31-2017, 12:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 12,717
Posted By the1gman
Thanks for the tip. I have an 06 Tundra. BTW what...

Thanks for the tip. I have an 06 Tundra. BTW what is the total weight of your toy hauler? I am thinking about towing a 6,000 GVCW travel trailer.
Forum: Forum News & Announcements 03-15-2017, 01:47 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 34,375
Posted By the1gman
Is this forum going away?

With the termination of the printed copy of Backwoods Home, is this forum still going to continue or not? My vote is definitely "YES Continue".
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 03-11-2017, 02:12 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 30,702
Posted By the1gman
I just bought a KelTec PMR30 and I now use it as...

I just bought a KelTec PMR30 and I now use it as my truck gun. 30 rounds of 22mag can put a hurting on anything. As far as price, in Louisiana it is now more readily available and cheaper than...
Forum: Hands-On How-To 03-08-2017, 10:38 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 5,807
Posted By the1gman
Hy-Poxy H-800 1 lbs Stainless Steel Putty Repair...

Hy-Poxy H-800 1 lbs Stainless Steel Putty Repair Kit
It's expensive at $44 bucks but safe for food processing and works every time for me if you follow the instructions to the letter. Get it at...
Forum: Food 02-03-2017, 03:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 9,742
Posted By the1gman
You might try some of these. ...

You might try some of these.
foodservicedirect.com
dollardays.com
allbulkfoods.com

I have only used foodservicedirect.com and some of their items ship free. I never had any problems...
Forum: Conversations 01-27-2017, 04:26 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 15,831
Posted By the1gman
Bye Oliver, I have loved and been on this...

Bye Oliver,
I have loved and been on this board for six years and loved it. Bon Voyage and many happy trails and happy travels to you in what ever you choose to do or go.
The GMAN
Forum: Knives/Bow & Arrow 01-27-2017, 11:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 13,509
Posted By the1gman
Old Hickory Butcher Knife

Go to a flea market and look for a Old Hickory butcher knife. I bought one years ago for a dollar. It's probably the cheapest solution to your skinning needs. It is my main knife for all my skinning,...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 12-02-2016, 10:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 7,106
Posted By the1gman
These rifles are excellent quality and price. You...

These rifles are excellent quality and price. You can find them every once and a while on gunsamerica dot com. They are pretty economical. An example is right now you can buy a 30-06 for $449.00.
Forum: Humor 12-01-2016, 09:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 8,867
Posted By the1gman
Loved the satire! Very funny!! Thanks!

Loved the satire! Very funny!! Thanks!
Forum: History 11-28-2016, 11:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 11,119
Posted By the1gman
Mof, BTW Thank you for your service! Welcome Home...

Mof, BTW Thank you for your service! Welcome Home Brother!!!
Forum: Reloading & Benchwork 11-14-2016, 04:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 17,101
Posted By the1gman
.22 LR Reloading

I watched just about every youtube videos and it looks like it is very time consuming and very unpredictable. They show that not every reload works and there were several fail to fires experienced....
Forum: Energy 11-14-2016, 04:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 7,300
Posted By the1gman
CO2 converted to Etanol!

This could have a huge impact on carbon units! If we can create fuel out of CO2 there goes the "Global Warming" problem and the energy problem all at the same time.
Oak Ridge Press Announcement:
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Forum: History 11-14-2016, 03:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 11,119
Posted By the1gman
Big ass aircraft. I jumped out of it twice. The...

Big ass aircraft. I jumped out of it twice. The jet wash was unbelievable! Blew us downward like wind sheer. Hell of a rush!!!
Forum: Humor 10-26-2016, 01:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 6,968
Posted By the1gman
ROTFLMAO!!!!!!!:dance3::dance3::dance3::dance3:

ROTFLMAO!!!!!!!:dance3::dance3::dance3::dance3:
Forum: Handguns 09-07-2016, 10:40 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 13,259
Posted By the1gman
It may come as a surprise to some, that even...

It may come as a surprise to some, that even though Sight Shooting has been taught to the military and Police for over 100 years, there is no hard evidence (pics or videos), of it ever being used...
Forum: Conversations 08-30-2016, 05:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,329
Posted By the1gman
I remember when I was growing up and me and my...

I remember when I was growing up and me and my cousins would find a cow or horse that a horsefly had layed a larva in. It would fester up and cause a big pimple on the cow or horse. We would take a...
Forum: Conversations 08-25-2016, 12:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,329
Posted By the1gman
Hadn't seen more horse flies but lots more...

Hadn't seen more horse flies but lots more mosquitoes!!! I'll trade you 3 Cajun mosquitoes, 2 Cajun no seeum's and one Cajun mud dobber. for one horse fly! LOL!
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 08-25-2016, 11:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 8,352
Posted By the1gman
Your plan to have backup paper is a good one....

Your plan to have backup paper is a good one. Especially if it an EMP or Solar Storm that disrupts most electronic media. You are a good example of what it means when you use the rule "two is one and...
Forum: Handguns 08-25-2016, 10:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 12,613
Posted By the1gman
My BUG is a Keltec P3AT. The .380 is just a...

My BUG is a Keltec P3AT. The .380 is just a little more punch than a .32 or .25 but still very concealable. It has a clip on the gun that can be configured on either side for a left or right side...
Forum: Conversations 07-13-2016, 10:42 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 13,891
Posted By the1gman
I am not a perfect Christian by any means but I...

I am not a perfect Christian by any means but I recently have started reading the bible in earnest. I think that we may be headed closer to Armageddon. So I pray each night for peace and my friends...
Forum: Financial 06-08-2016, 10:28 AM
Replies: 493
Views: 122,251
Posted By the1gman
$2.05 -- $2.09 here in Baton Rouge Louisiana.

$2.05 -- $2.09 here in Baton Rouge Louisiana.
Forum: Knives/Bow & Arrow 05-19-2016, 12:16 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 20,914
Posted By the1gman
Sharpening a knife takes off metal when you use a...

Sharpening a knife takes off metal when you use a sharpening tool. I very rarely sharpen my knife. Most of the time I use a honing steel because the edge of the knife is curled. The honing steel does...
Forum: Wild/Feral/Nuisance/Control 05-04-2016, 12:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 9,231
Posted By the1gman
Had a racoon and a skunk around my property so I...

Had a racoon and a skunk around my property so I set a couple of live traps out. The next day I woke up to the great aroma of skunk. So I went out to dispatch the skunk with blanket in hand. Low and...
Forum: Food 05-04-2016, 11:43 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 62,446
Posted By the1gman
If you like horse meat it is definitely the place...

If you like horse meat it is definitely the place to go!

https://www.theguardian.com/business/2013/feb/09/aldi-100-percent-horsemeat-beef-products
Forum: Humor 05-04-2016, 11:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 7,532
Posted By the1gman
The link you posted is not working.

The link you posted is not working.
Forum: Prayer Requests 05-04-2016, 11:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 10,365
Posted By the1gman
Prayers your way. May his soul and all the souls...

Prayers your way. May his soul and all the souls of the faithfully departed rest in peace. Amen
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 03-24-2016, 03:15 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 30,702
Posted By the1gman
This gun you have is probably a Winchester...

This gun you have is probably a Winchester (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winchester_Repeating_Arms_Company) M1890 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winchester_Model_1890) slide...
Forum: Self-reliance 03-18-2016, 11:17 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 18,136
Posted By the1gman
I really agree with all of the good suggestions...

I really agree with all of the good suggestions so far. If George lives in a big city he needs to try and get out into the suburbs at least and rural would be better. If he can't. then have a plan to...
Forum: Conversations 03-07-2016, 04:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,983
Posted By the1gman
2 cups Fresh Georgia Pecans And then.....

2 cups Fresh Georgia Pecans

And then.....
Forum: Beverage Making 02-09-2016, 06:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 9,665
Posted By the1gman
Swng-top bottles

Here is a website that offers reasonable prices per bottle for new never used bottles for gift bottles...

http://www.specialtybottle.com/glass-bottles/swing-top
Forum: Conversations 02-03-2016, 10:09 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 17,505
Posted By the1gman
A little Country and a little Jazz

This was a great duo on the CMS awards. Chris Stapleton and Justin Timberlake.
"Tennessee Whiskey and Drink you away"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5ybQoKont8g
Forum: Financial 02-01-2016, 11:10 AM
Replies: 493
Views: 122,251
Posted By the1gman
I bought gas for ...

Filled up at Racetrac this morning for $1.34 in Baton Rouge, LA.:D:lol:
Forum: Financial 01-14-2016, 01:18 PM
Replies: 493
Views: 122,251
Posted By the1gman
Bought a full tank today at a new Racetrac that...

Bought a full tank today at a new Racetrac that had a grand opening today in Baton Rouge LA for $1.49 a gallon.:jester:
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 09-02-2015, 11:51 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 44,259
Posted By the1gman
Ammo Shortage

Randall,
I have to agree with you about the 22lr. Here in Louisiana I am seeing the same thing at Walmart. But not all Walmarts just most of them. There is one Walmart that I have walked into and...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 12-17-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,986
Posted By the1gman
I finally bought the Chaippa 12 gauge adapter set...

I finally bought the Chaippa 12 gauge adapter set for my Pardner 12 gauge. They are great quality and pretty accurate up to 75 yards which is about as far a shot as I can get in the thick woods on my...
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 12-17-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 7,134
Posted By the1gman
Another good site for Prepping and Bushcraft

www.bushcraftusa.com (http://www.bushcraftusa.com) I love this site. Has family values and great advice and counsel.
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 09-25-2014, 05:02 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 44,259
Posted By the1gman
Ammo Shortage

Here is an article that states an opinion of why we can't get 22lr as often as we would like. Makes sense to me.

Written by Sierra Bullets Vice-President of Sales Matt Reams

Even though...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 08-24-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 16,874
Posted By the1gman
Marlin Model 99 M1

My first 22 was purchased in 1965 from Gibson Sports. I still have it and use it a lot. It is a Marlin Model 99 M1. Tube fed and holds 9 LR, 12 Shorts.
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 07-20-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 61,395
Posted By the1gman
Got Ammo???

I checked out http://ammoseek.com/ammo/22lr this morning and the ammo prices for 22lr seem to be coming down and the availability is going up. .08 cents a round is better than I can get locally but...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 05-09-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 61,395
Posted By the1gman
Got Ammo?

We are starting to see a little change in Walmart .22 lr availability here in TN. Picked up 1 box of 100rd 36gr CCI Mini-Mag HP for 8 bucks. They had a shelp full of it CCI rnd nose Mini-Mag, and...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 04-05-2014, 11:02 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 61,395
Posted By the1gman
.22 LR in Tennessee

I bought 3 boxes of 550 round value pack of Federal 36 Grain HP Copper Plated for $65 each which about .117 cents a round. They had 10 boxes of it. It was a pawn shop and someone had sold them to the...
Forum: Hellos & Happy Birthdays 03-30-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,889
Posted By the1gman
Welcome from Crossville, TN

Glad to have good people move to Tennessee. It is a great state. You will love the area around Knoxville. We are on the Cumberland Plateau and love it, but this year we had the coldest year in 20...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 02-10-2014, 12:55 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 61,395
Posted By the1gman
Interesting. Why do you think people are only...

Interesting. Why do you think people are only panic buying 22 ammo? Wouldn't it stand to reason that if the regular citizen was panic buying they would be buying all calibers? Not just 22? I think...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 02-09-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 61,395
Posted By the1gman
It's also more people arming themselves and...

It's also more people arming themselves and that's a good thing.
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 01-30-2014, 12:01 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 12,243
Posted By the1gman
Hey Sarge! Is it time to start stocking up on...

Hey Sarge! Is it time to start stocking up on screw drivers and baseball bats?:girl_wacko: Just kidding, I know this is serious but it is also getting ridiculous too! I sure miss America!!!!
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 01-28-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,986
Posted By the1gman
That certainly gives you a tremendous set of...

That certainly gives you a tremendous set of options for ammo! Looks like a good truck/atv gun to have around.
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 01-14-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 30,702
Posted By the1gman
I love both calibers (.22lr & .22 WMR), and have...

I love both calibers (.22lr & .22 WMR), and have several rifles in both, but it is somewhat hard to find ammo for both in my area. (TN) So I picked up a used Mossberg 817 17 HMR 21" barrel for $180...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 01-13-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 61,395
Posted By the1gman
It's probably a combination of factors....

It's probably a combination of factors. Government buying more, Panic Buying and also more people are arming themselves so there are more of the new buyers of guns buying and shooting more. Here is...
Forum: Conversations 01-09-2014, 10:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,234
Posted By the1gman
Thank you Ozarkslady for helping this Vet! You...

Thank you Ozarkslady for helping this Vet! You are a very kind and generous individual. We need more people like you. God Bless You!
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 01-08-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 10,344
Posted By the1gman
Now that's funny ArmySGT!!!! LMAO!!!!! I love...

Now that's funny ArmySGT!!!! LMAO!!!!! I love humor! especially when it's in such character! Thanks for laugh!
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 01-07-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,998
Posted By the1gman
Drillings

My uncle had a Drilling but it was in real bad shape but it worked. It was 16 Gauge on the two top barrels and 9.3 X 65 on the rifle barrel. He had to reload the rifle cartridges because he could not...
Forum: Conversations 01-07-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 11,061
Posted By the1gman
How Cold

Here in Crossville TN the temp this morning was -8 and the wind chill was -15. We are at 2000' above sea level on the Cumberland Gap. It has not been this cold here in over 20 years.
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 01-07-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 10,344
Posted By the1gman
410/22

My grandpa used a double barrel .410 on his farm for years. I now have it and it works great for just about anything on the farm. I keep it in the barn so it is always available there for the...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 01-06-2014, 10:06 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 10,344
Posted By the1gman
Good Grief is right. I was not trying to be nit...

Good Grief is right. I was not trying to be nit picking. I was trying to understand what you were posting about. I did not intend any maliciousness at all to the poster. I think someone may be a...
Forum: Conversations 12-26-2013, 11:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,920
Posted By the1gman
TXAnne, You and I have something in common. My...

TXAnne,
You and I have something in common. My dad was also a East Coast Marine Drill Instructor, so I know how you were raised. He also told me about the Seabees that were in Guadalcanal. That was...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 12-20-2013, 10:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 10,344
Posted By the1gman
bltjr1951, Quote Why does someone have to post...

bltjr1951, Quote Why does someone have to post about revolvers when thread is about rifles?
And why bring up 3030, 3006 or 12ga when thread is about 22lr/410ga?


I think if you read the original...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 12-12-2013, 01:09 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 10,344
Posted By the1gman
410/22

I agree with the poster that said it depends on why you want one. If it is just a gun that you want for around the farm the .410 is pretty flexible for all around use for everything from...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 12-10-2013, 12:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,673
Posted By the1gman
No, I don't use the chokes. I keep the following...

No, I don't use the chokes. I keep the following load in the circuit judge in this order of firing. #6 shot, #4 shot, 000 buck, slug, .45 long colt. In the Judge pistol I keep the following #9 shot,...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 12-09-2013, 06:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,673
Posted By the1gman
Ideas on favorite pair rifle/pistol for woods

Ideas on favorite pair rifle/pistol to take to woods
I would like to know what combination of rifle/pistol you take on a ATV outing or Hike. I will tell you what I pack now. I carry a Rossi Circuit...
Forum: Hellos & Happy Birthdays 11-19-2013, 12:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,814
Posted By the1gman
Welcome to the forum`

Awesome story. You will find some stories like that on the forum. I am relatively new also. I enjoy reading stories like yours. I am in Tennessee and my wife and I are moving to our homestead early...
Forum: Hellos & Happy Birthdays 11-18-2013, 11:34 AM
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Views: 3,043
Posted By the1gman
Hello from Tennessee

We'll be moving to our 69 acre homestead in February in Cumberland County. Can't wait. It's 30 acres of pasture and 39 Acres of woods. bounded by a two year round active streams with lots of Rock...
Forum: Hellos & Happy Birthdays 11-17-2013, 04:15 PM
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Views: 3,043
Posted By the1gman
Hello from Tennessee

Welcome from a fellow Tennessean! I currently live in a house that I am flipping. I will be selling it around the first of the year and moving (finally) to my forever homestead. Good Luck!
Forum: Conversations 11-12-2013, 07:45 PM
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Views: 4,235
Posted By the1gman
US Air Force 1966 - 1970 Vietnam 1968 - 1969

US Air Force
1966 - 1970
Vietnam 1968 - 1969
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 11-12-2013, 06:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 7,134
Posted By the1gman
Your Favorite Website that has free prep info

Bookwormom -
Yes,
The article you posted is not the simple solution. But there are many articles that offer very simple solutions. Here is an example of a simple Adobe Oven.
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Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 11-06-2013, 04:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 7,134
Posted By the1gman
Your Favorite Website that has free prep info

I have a website that I like that offers a lot of free prepping information, It is
http://www.pssurvival.com - The Polar Shift Project has thousands of useful documents, charts and pamphlets...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 11-05-2013, 01:08 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 16,702
Posted By the1gman
Deer Season. What are you hunting with this year?

I will be using my cheap Remington 770 30-06. Also, for bow season my crossbow. Hoping for a couple of spike bucks for some sausage and a real big buck for freezer meat. Maybe a doe for jerky.
...
Forum: Handguns 10-10-2013, 01:48 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 9,871
Posted By the1gman
Smith & Wesson Bodyguard Revolver

My wife loves her S&W Bodyguard .38 Special revolver. It will shoot +p loads but she does not practice with these loads because they recoil more. It has a Crimson Trace laser and she loves not having...
Forum: State / Country Talk 09-21-2013, 07:43 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 25,073
Posted By the1gman
Re: TN Volunteers

Checking in from Cumberland County!
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 09-15-2013, 05:42 PM
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Views: 3,138
Posted By the1gman
Thumbs up Colorado Gun Vote Recall...

I agree whole heartedly! Well said.
Forum: Knives/Bow & Arrow 08-30-2013, 04:57 PM
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Views: 13,704
Posted By the1gman
EDC Knives

I carry two separate knives for 2 separate occasions. Work day I carry a SOG Twitch II I bought from Lowes for $19.99 on sale. It has a quick assisted opening and the blade is very easy to sharpen...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 07-15-2013, 10:30 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,008
Posted By the1gman
Shotgun Question

I have a Mossberg 500 20 gauge and it performs very well. Never had a jam, it is easy to clean and it was cheap. $220 at Wally World. That seems like a fair price. The only way you could probably get...
Forum: Canning/Preserving 06-24-2013, 04:34 PM
Replies: 2,071
Views: 519,128
Posted By the1gman
Meals in a jar

I made up 12 meal in a jar "country vegetable hamburger stew" from The Gourmet Food Storage Handbook. These are jars with every ingredient being dehydrated. All you do is add water and boil and your...
Forum: Livestock/Horses 06-11-2013, 04:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,252
Posted By the1gman
Certified Organic Buck Mountain Botanical Organic...

Certified Organic Buck Mountain Botanical Organic Parasite Dust:
Applied once or twice a month to natural repel & kill ticks about 95% effective.
Contains Neem herb a natural wound healing agent....
Forum: Books/Poetry/Member Fiction 06-10-2013, 06:11 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 70,672
Posted By the1gman
299 Days

I am reading a series by Glen Tate. It's called 299 days. There are 5 books out and I am in the 5th one. Very believable scenario of a governmental collapse.
Book 1 The Preparation
Book 2 The...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 06-08-2013, 07:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 9,549
Posted By the1gman
VEPR's are now $599

The centerfiresystems.com website posted VEPR's in 7.62x54R for $599 this morning. They will NOT last long at this price. I just bought my 2nd one this morning. The stocks need work but man that is a...
Forum: Rifles/Shotguns 06-07-2013, 11:57 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 9,549
Posted By the1gman
VEPR's In Stock

Just a heads up you guys! I just checked http://centerfiresystems.com/vsb54r-20-02.aspx and they have VEPR's in stock for $899.99!

Russian Vepr Rifle 7.62x54R Square Back w/20-1/2" BBL &...
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