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Forum: Recipes Yesterday, 09:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 232
Posted By jerp
I was skeptical at first but now I love it. It is...

I was skeptical at first but now I love it. It is a great way to get a thick steak perfect medium rare from edge to edge and crusty on the outside.
Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 12:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 347
Posted By jerp
I got a good really deal a few years ago on a...

I got a good really deal a few years ago on a used Bad Boy. We use it for quietly going back and forth to stands, pulling cards and filling feeders. You really have to be diligent about battery...
Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 11:22 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,274
Posted By jerp
The upper Brazos is rolling pretty good too...

The upper Brazos is rolling pretty good too apparently. I saw that they are warning those little communities below Possum Kingdom (Horsehoe Bend, etc) that they may have to open up more gates at the...
Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 10:47 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 946
Posted By jerp
Rain jackets can be bulky - make sure your sleeve...

Rain jackets can be bulky - make sure your sleeve won't impede the bowstring. I shoot feathers so I cover them with a baggie. They make waterproofing spray for them but I've not tried it.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-18-2018, 07:48 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 1,936
Posted By jerp
Wow what a deer! If I didn’t know better I would...

Wow what a deer! If I didn’t know better I would be throwing the “photoshop!” flag.:D Congratulations - you look as happy and proud as he does;)b
Forum: Traditional 10-18-2018, 06:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 256
Posted By jerp
I love both. That being said I think it may be an...

I love both. That being said I think it may be an easier transition from compound to go with a recurve because the grips are similar. Like many trad converts I started with a Samick Sage - mine was...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-18-2018, 03:03 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,189
Posted By jerp
Very nice - congratulations. Is is amazing how...

Very nice - congratulations. Is is amazing how much stuff one accumulates. I have things in my attic that were transferred directly from the attic in our previous house 16 years ago.:o
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-18-2018, 10:57 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,272
Posted By jerp
That sure shows a complete disregard for neighbor...

That sure shows a complete disregard for neighbor relations! Question - is it legal to do that if public land is on the other side of your high fence?
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-18-2018, 10:54 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 2,678
Posted By jerp
The F7 and even G7 area on my 3D deer is...

The F7 and even G7 area on my 3D deer is shot-out. I aim that low because my arrows are only traveling at about 180 fps - lots of time for them to drop.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-17-2018, 03:21 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,352
Posted By jerp
True - even a ceiling fan blowing on it hurts!

True - even a ceiling fan blowing on it hurts!
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-17-2018, 03:19 PM
Replies: 442
Views: 10,946
Posted By jerp
If legalization passed in Oklahoma it will pass...

If legalization passed in Oklahoma it will pass anywhere - except maybe Utah. The change in attitude regarding pot has been slow (NORML was founded 48 years ago) but I think the majority is now...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-17-2018, 03:10 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,352
Posted By jerp
I now understand what you gout sufferers are talking about

I've always heard about how painful gout is - including on threads here - but luckily never had it. A couple weeks ago I developed a stress fracture in the joint of my second toe. It has happened...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-17-2018, 02:20 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 2,863
Posted By jerp
I like A1 or even Heinz 57 but only on a...

I like A1 or even Heinz 57 but only on a hamburger steak. If a regular steak is cooked poorly enough to need sauce I just don’t eat it after the first bite
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-17-2018, 12:54 PM
Replies: 442
Views: 10,946
Posted By jerp
Although I don't use cannabis, the libertarian in...

Although I don't use cannabis, the libertarian in me says "have at it". However I do have a problem with supporters who refuse to acknowledge there are some negative consequences to legalization -...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-16-2018, 09:05 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,635
Posted By jerp
Great buck - congrats! I had to chuckle at “19th...

Great buck - congrats! I had to chuckle at “19th deer in the pen”. Thats somewhere between 2 and three seasons worth of deer sightings for me!
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-16-2018, 09:17 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 741
Posted By jerp
I will echo what others have said about the pig...

I will echo what others have said about the pig population. On our new place we weren't going to put up pens because there are no cattle to worry about, but the pig mobs took over. This summer we...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-16-2018, 09:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 394
Posted By jerp
I have mine mounted at the top of the downwind...

I have mine mounted at the top of the downwind window. Unless the wind shifts I only occasionally get a small whiff of ozone

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Forum: Around the Campfire 10-15-2018, 08:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 236
Posted By jerp
My vote is for the ASAT leafy suit. I wear it...

My vote is for the ASAT leafy suit. I wear it year-round, just changing what I wear under it.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-15-2018, 11:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 741
Posted By jerp
I have been hunting that area for 6-7 years now. ...

I have been hunting that area for 6-7 years now. This is probably no help but I can best describe the deer hunting as "spotty". I don't think there is a huge deer population to begin with (nothing...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-14-2018, 06:45 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,274
Posted By jerp
I really enjoyed your story -well told! Until a...

I really enjoyed your story -well told! Until a person has been there it is hard to comprehend how big, beautiful and desolate that country is. My son married into a family that ranches out there....
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-14-2018, 06:34 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,685
Posted By jerp
I’m just west of the Metroplex and I’ve noticed...

I’m just west of the Metroplex and I’ve noticed the wind just shifted - coming out of the north now. Lows here will be mid 40s the next couple nights. Lots of rain in the forecast....
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 10-14-2018, 06:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,250
Posted By jerp
Looks old to me too.

Looks old to me too.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-14-2018, 01:54 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,260
Posted By jerp
Just remember that being able to afford to buy a...

Just remember that being able to afford to buy a ranch is different than being able to afford owning a ranch. You can easily spend more annually on maintenance/improvements than you would for a nice...
Forum: Traditional 10-13-2018, 12:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 270
Posted By jerp
Funny you guys bring that up - there is a reason...

Funny you guys bring that up - there is a reason that mdf board is behind the target. The bag is pretty shot-out and a while back I hit a weak spot. Arrow went through the bag and punched a hole in...
Forum: Traditional 10-13-2018, 11:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 270
Posted By jerp
Rainy day form practice

I wanted to go to the club and shoot some 3d today but Mother Nature rejected my plans. As an alternative I decided to get in some form work. Starting at 9:00am, at the top of each hour I’m going in...
Forum: Current Events - Politics and Such 10-12-2018, 08:05 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,119
Posted By jerp
Some time ago - right after the election I guess...

Some time ago - right after the election I guess - a tipping point was reached where the media lost their last fragment of self-awareness. The groupthink is 100% within their bubble. Some portion of...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-12-2018, 07:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 693
Posted By jerp
Looking back on a miss always involves kicking...

Looking back on a miss always involves kicking oneself. I have sat there after a miss and thought “what a effing choker I am! That was a layup!” I then replay it in my mind over and over and the...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-12-2018, 05:24 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,780
Posted By jerp
It is not necessarily the IRS, its more about the...

It is not necessarily the IRS, its more about the feds looking for money laundering. After any deposit or withdrawal of $10,000 or more the bank has to file a CTR (cash transaction report) which is...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-12-2018, 08:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 495
Posted By jerp
Mine is on a platform. I have thought about...

Mine is on a platform. I have thought about adding a vent in the platform and adding a fan on the roof vent in an attempt to get some airflow. The problem with that is you have created a system to...
Forum: Traditional 10-11-2018, 08:45 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,498
Posted By jerp
Very impressive Rick - great shot!

Very impressive Rick - great shot!
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-11-2018, 07:52 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,293
Posted By jerp
One of my favorite days of the year occurred this...

One of my favorite days of the year occurred this morning - when I walk down the driveway at 5:30 to fetch the paper and there is finally a slight chill in the air. Summer is over! It only takes...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-11-2018, 03:08 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,804
Posted By jerp
Maybe this is too simplistic but I have always...

Maybe this is too simplistic but I have always considered everything above the line to be the panhandle. Just below the line is the something else - the "high plains" maybe?....

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Forum: Around the Campfire 10-11-2018, 02:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 893
Posted By jerp
Pistols Firing! (79' grad here)

Pistols Firing! (79' grad here)
Forum: Traditional 10-11-2018, 11:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 524
Posted By jerp
Yeah I guess the misspelling just proves the...

Yeah I guess the misspelling just proves the point about being semi-educated.:D(sorry Rick, had to - I'm sure it was a typo):rolleyes:
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-10-2018, 07:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 871
Posted By jerp
Hoping for an early freeze!

I have been living around here for long time and I’ve never seen mosquitos like this. The rain has been great but the skeeters have reached Louisiana swamp levels. I spray the yard every two weeks...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-10-2018, 03:45 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,488
Posted By jerp
For my pop up platform - I mounted a 3 foot long...

For my pop up platform - I mounted a 3 foot long 2x4 on a 10"x10" square of plywood which I screwed into the floor. Then just screwed a hook into the 2x4 at the proper height.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-08-2018, 12:26 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 792
Posted By jerp
I have home made chairs in my blinds - I use...

I have home made chairs in my blinds - I use padded, swiveling boat seats. You can buy whatever size pedestal matches your window height. I bolt the pedestal to an 18x18" piece of plywood for...
Forum: Traditional 10-06-2018, 10:03 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 965
Posted By jerp
Shooting 100 yards sounds like fun. I just need...

Shooting 100 yards sounds like fun. I just need to figure out how to look through binoculars and draw my bow at the same time!:D
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-06-2018, 07:23 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,557
Posted By jerp
I agree with the OP. The wisdom of Tom T Hall...

I agree with the OP. The wisdom of Tom T Hall seems even more wise at 1:16 am when sitting around a campfire, drink in hand - sing it loud!
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-05-2018, 09:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 573
Posted By jerp
I also think it looks like a puff ball of some...

I also think it looks like a puff ball of some type. Only one way to find out - stomp it and see if it makes a cloud!
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-05-2018, 11:46 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,314
Posted By jerp
Great shot! What is the effective range for a...

Great shot! What is the effective range for a stun gun? He was out there a ways...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-05-2018, 07:27 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,368
Posted By jerp
Some people stuff them with old clothes. Over the...

Some people stuff them with old clothes. Over the years I’ve added:
* the guts of an old shot-out bag target
* pallet-wrap plastic
* foam from discarded couch cushions, broken into chunks.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-04-2018, 04:40 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,368
Posted By jerp
I posted the build waaay back in 2012 - ...

I posted the build waaay back in 2012 -
https://discussions.texasbowhunter.com/forums/showthread.php?t=308164&highlight=lifetime

It is still holding up well. I shoot at both sides - every...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-04-2018, 04:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 713
Posted By jerp
Looks intense! The true story this is based on...

Looks intense! The true story this is based on was first chronicled in the NYT a few years ago - fascinating read: ...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-04-2018, 02:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,255
Posted By jerp
Cannibalistic pigs?

Cannibalistic pigs?
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-04-2018, 02:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 893
Posted By jerp
Reminds me of that old Groucho Marx line: "I...

Reminds me of that old Groucho Marx line:

"I once shot an elephant in my pajamas - how he got in my pajamas, I'll never know"
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-04-2018, 02:16 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,368
Posted By jerp
As others have mentioned hanging a stall mat or...

As others have mentioned hanging a stall mat or two on the fence will stop wayward arrows. (as long as you don't really screw up and shoot over the fence.:eek:) I built a target that is 30"x36" --...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-04-2018, 01:17 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,255
Posted By jerp
Ok that's it - they have crossed the line now....

Ok that's it - they have crossed the line now. TPWD should outlaw that product in the name of fair chase!
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-04-2018, 01:12 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,368
Posted By jerp
I am fortunate to have a stockade-fenced backyard...

I am fortunate to have a stockade-fenced backyard where I can shoot out to 40 yards. . Is there an archery club near you? At our club (Cowtown Bowmen) we have a static range with a covered...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-04-2018, 09:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 454
Posted By jerp
This is correct. 265 is the width. I also have...

This is correct. 265 is the width. I also have 16" wheels and run 265/75/16
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