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Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 07:21 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,215
Posted By Patriot-2000
I own some off of Hwy 41 & CR 230 .. Haven't seen...

I own some off of Hwy 41 & CR 230 .. Haven't seen any sign of Illegals but they would have to travel a LONG ways to get near me ... Only issues we have is Trespassers (I don't dove hunt bet saw shot...
Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 10:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 357
Posted By Patriot-2000
That's why I learned how to do my own Euro Mounts...

That's why I learned how to do my own Euro Mounts .. and it's not difficult just takes time ...
Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 10:54 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,927
Posted By Patriot-2000
Should have gotten a medal and thank you instead...

Should have gotten a medal and thank you instead of possible charges .. Maybe not call police ..
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-15-2018, 03:22 PM
Replies: 557
Views: 20,414
Posted By Patriot-2000
Prayers Sent for Everyone ..

Prayers Sent for Everyone ..
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-15-2018, 10:26 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,540
Posted By Patriot-2000
Prayers Sent for Everyone ...

Prayers Sent for Everyone ...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-14-2018, 08:53 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,505
Posted By Patriot-2000
Between the "Republic" of California and New York...

Between the "Republic" of California and New York ... I don't know which is the worse. Two (2) states you won't catch me even visiting !
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-14-2018, 08:48 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,548
Posted By Patriot-2000
Sad Day indeed but no different than Winchester...

Sad Day indeed but no different than Winchester quite a few years back ... Sold all operations..

Remington has been a stable for years but like everything that isn't taken care of with Good...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-13-2018, 04:22 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,681
Posted By Patriot-2000
I know how you feel as we had to put down our...

I know how you feel as we had to put down our "Jake" recently .. Yes they're up there waiting on us ..
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 02-12-2018, 04:29 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 2,815
Posted By Patriot-2000
Why get a Custom ... Plenty of factory rifle can...

Why get a Custom ... Plenty of factory rifle can shoot 300 yards easily and are threaded for suppressor .. Savage Hog Hunter in 308 Win. Just looked at their site and looks like it would fit you..
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 02-12-2018, 08:58 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,016
Posted By Patriot-2000
I have gone to 9mm Cheap FMJ on hogs buta 22 Mag...

I have gone to 9mm Cheap FMJ on hogs buta 22 Mag with FMJ will work in the right spot ... Others will say a 22 LR is good but I din't like multiple shots in the "Sweat Spot" to effectively kill.....
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-11-2018, 11:51 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 4,412
Posted By Patriot-2000
Thank God she made it with seemingly Minor...

Thank God she made it with seemingly Minor Injuries.

Strange that the Air Bags didn't deploy ... Maybe because of the aftermarket Bumper ?
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-07-2018, 09:13 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,003
Posted By Patriot-2000
Yes a part of history that has been forgotten by...

Yes a part of history that has been forgotten by most. I was stationed in Wurzburg, Germany when the wall was up and when it came down .. interesting times.

Went back in 1997 and I'll just say it...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-07-2018, 09:10 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 591
Posted By Patriot-2000
Good News and keep up the Fight. You and others...

Good News and keep up the Fight. You and others are in my daily prayers ..
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 02-07-2018, 08:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 304
Posted By Patriot-2000
The Trigger Kit that Playa mentioned is easy and...

The Trigger Kit that Playa mentioned is easy and will save you on Gunsmith Bills.

I got mine for $15 off of eBay and it took me 30 (Reading time, Youtube Video, and Installation). Reduced the...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 02-06-2018, 02:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 474
Posted By Patriot-2000
I hear you about Safety .. I was exiting the...

I hear you about Safety .. I was exiting the Building at " A Place To Shoot" (SW San Antonio) About 10' out the door and there is a "Knucklehead" walking toward me with a Semi-Auto rifle and Clip in...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 02-05-2018, 09:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 474
Posted By Patriot-2000
Savage Axis ... Coyotes Look-Out !

Got the Savage Axis 223 Rem out for the 2nd time (After Trigger Tuning). Used a variety of Ammo from 50 Gr to 75 Gr all shot good but 75 Gr HPBT shot the best 1" at 100 yards.. Coyotes look-Out !
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-02-2018, 11:20 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 386
Posted By Patriot-2000
Prayers Up for Everyone ...

Prayers Up for Everyone ...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-28-2018, 04:22 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,216
Posted By Patriot-2000
Prayers for Everyone ...

Prayers for Everyone ...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-22-2018, 11:50 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,937
Posted By Patriot-2000
Prayers Up for Everyone ...

Prayers Up for Everyone ...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-18-2018, 01:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 561
Posted By Patriot-2000
I guess I may be in the Minority with Barnett...

I guess I may be in the Minority with Barnett Crossbows and I have been shooting them for 7 years .. No Problems. I use the Barnett Jackal and my boy shoots the Recruit (Also serves as my Back-Up)....
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-09-2018, 01:01 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,312
Posted By Patriot-2000
Proud Dad moment for sure ... Congratulations to...

Proud Dad moment for sure ... Congratulations to Everyone ...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-09-2018, 11:20 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,600
Posted By Patriot-2000
Prayers Up for Everyone ...

Prayers Up for Everyone ...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-09-2018, 08:55 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 594
Posted By Patriot-2000
Prayers Sent for Everyone ...

Prayers Sent for Everyone ...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-09-2018, 08:47 AM
Replies: 386
Views: 15,132
Posted By Patriot-2000
Looks like you got a Strong Mental and Physical...

Looks like you got a Strong Mental and Physical attitude ... Keep up the Positive. You and many other I know will be in my continued Prayers..
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-08-2018, 01:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 349
Posted By Patriot-2000
I trust my Guns to Felix at Dale Wise Guns . ...

I trust my Guns to Felix at Dale Wise Guns . Prices will run between $125 - 200 for cut & re-Crown plus more $ for threading..
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-08-2018, 12:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 282
Posted By Patriot-2000
Thompson Temple and the "Mountain Pasture" (This...

Thompson Temple and the "Mountain Pasture" (This is where th Trophy higher $ Rams are Located) is 65 acres +/- the rest of the 680 +/- is some rugged stuff. It can be difficult on the area outside...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-08-2018, 08:29 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,062
Posted By Patriot-2000
Prayers up for Everyone ...

Prayers up for Everyone ...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-04-2018, 01:46 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,257
Posted By Patriot-2000
Just the opposite for me as last year was no...

Just the opposite for me as last year was no Coyotes and this year .. all over the place. Now that deer season is all but over and I got a Savage Axis 223 Rem = DRT !
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 01-04-2018, 12:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 545
Posted By Patriot-2000
I have one on my Daughter's CVA Stalker 223 Rem) ...

I have one on my Daughter's CVA Stalker 223 Rem) and my CVA Stalker (44 Mag) . I've had no problems and they're solid... Now on my other bolt Action rifles, I like a 1-piece, Multi-Slot Weaver type...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-04-2018, 11:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 362
Posted By Patriot-2000
I used the site: www.landsoftexas.com. Lots of...

I used the site: www.landsoftexas.com. Lots of choices with drop-down menu's
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-02-2018, 07:52 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 3,426
Posted By Patriot-2000
I joined the Army WAY Back in 1980 and after...

I joined the Army WAY Back in 1980 and after 20+/- years retired in Texas ! Go back to visit family during Trout season ... Lol
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 12-27-2017, 09:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 382
Posted By Patriot-2000
I would like to thank you Playa for pointing the...

I would like to thank you Playa for pointing the Trigger Kit out to me and probably others .. This is what TBH is all about sharing information and helping each other ..
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 12-27-2017, 01:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 382
Posted By Patriot-2000
Savage Axis seems to be a Solid budget price...

Savage Axis seems to be a Solid budget price rifle once you get past the Trigger ... But most important ... They all seem to shoot Good..
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 12-27-2017, 11:16 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 5,511
Posted By Patriot-2000
No I don't own or plan to Own an AR ... Had...

No I don't own or plan to Own an AR ... Had enough of them during a 20 +/- year Army Career ... But got a couple of 223 Rem Rifles ..
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-27-2017, 09:25 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,209
Posted By Patriot-2000
The only pickled quail eggs I tried were form...

The only pickled quail eggs I tried were form Garven's Store . My wife got them for my Boy and man they were so Hot ... She didn't pay attention to the Label !!
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 12-27-2017, 09:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 382
Posted By Patriot-2000
Savage Axis 223 Rem Range Report

Tried-out my Savage Axis 223 Rem yesterday at the Range. I installed the $ 15 eBay Trigger Spring that Playa recommended ... Thanks..

Just breaking it in with cheap Ammo at 25 & 50 yards .. 1"...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 12-26-2017, 05:06 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 972
Posted By Patriot-2000
I'm a Proud owner of a Hi-Point 9mm ... My...

I'm a Proud owner of a Hi-Point 9mm ... My shooting buddy just laughed and called it a few choice words ... He paid for Lunch after the shooting session (He shoots a S & W MMP and Glock) ... Last...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-26-2017, 09:59 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 900
Posted By Patriot-2000
Prayers Up for You.. I literally feel your pain...

Prayers Up for You.. I literally feel your pain as I had Bad Sciatica 2 years ago due to jumping out of perfectly good vehicles in the Army . Bulged L4/5 Disk

Physical therapy, Meds and an...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-24-2017, 07:54 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,514
Posted By Patriot-2000
Congratulations and that is a Nice Mouflon ..

Congratulations and that is a Nice Mouflon ..
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 12-23-2017, 06:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 324
Posted By Patriot-2000
My Daughter's CVA in 223 Will shoot a variety of...

My Daughter's CVA in 223 Will shoot a variety of Ammo up to 75 Gr within an 1.5" or less but Upgraded the Scope to a Bushnell Trophy XLT 3-9x40..
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 12-23-2017, 01:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 860
Posted By Patriot-2000
I put a Bushnell Bonecollector Trophy XLT 3-9x40...

I put a Bushnell Bonecollector Trophy XLT 3-9x40 on it for now. Just got it on yesterday after I completed the Trigger Work ... See Post by Playa as it only cost me $ 15 and about 20 Min.. @ about...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-22-2017, 06:29 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,411
Posted By Patriot-2000
Thanks Playa .. $15 off of eBay and easy install....

Thanks Playa .. $15 off of eBay and easy install. Passed the drop test after install and reduced trigger pull to @ 3.35 pounds by my scale.. was going to go to the Range tomorrow but got to go to...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-22-2017, 08:55 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,411
Posted By Patriot-2000
Just got mine in the mail yesterday when I got...

Just got mine in the mail yesterday when I got home .. Guess what I'm doing this Evening .. Give you a report after I'm done.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 12-20-2017, 12:14 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,722
Posted By Patriot-2000
I just got a Savage Axis in 223 Rem and yes the...

I just got a Savage Axis in 223 Rem and yes the Trigger is manageable but needs work.
There is a link on TBH about a trigger Kit off of eBay User named Playa posted it.

I looked at the youtube...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 12-20-2017, 10:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 366
Posted By Patriot-2000
Cut-Down Barrel .. Worth it

Got a Savage Axis 223 Rem with 22" Barrel that will be used primarily in a Box Blind . The overall length is within 1" of my favorite 308 Win with a 20" barrel..

Trying to decide if it's worth...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-19-2017, 06:11 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,834
Posted By Patriot-2000
I think it's a great deal .. Got an Axis in 223...

I think it's a great deal .. Got an Axis in 223 Rem last Sunday. Purchased a 1-piece weaver base and waiting on a $ 15 trigger kit (Playa above pointed me to this and purchase is on eBay) to make the...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 12-18-2017, 03:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 492
Posted By Patriot-2000
I kind of expected an Increase over 6 years ago...

I kind of expected an Increase over 6 years ago and $ 85 seems to be a Fair price ... No way I'm paying over $ 100
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-18-2017, 12:52 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,539
Posted By Patriot-2000
I would go with a Barnett Jackal over that as...

I would go with a Barnett Jackal over that as Barnett has been in the Crossbbow Business longer and isn't going anywhere. Centerpoint has only recently (Within 2 Years)showed on the Crossbow market ..
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 12-18-2017, 12:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 492
Posted By Patriot-2000
Gunsmith work Prices

Got a Savage Axis 22" Barrel and wanted to have the Barrel cut to 18" ... Good thing it has the same Overall Length as my Mauser 98 in 308 Win with a 20" Barrel...

Had above stated Mauser barrel...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 12-16-2017, 02:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 822
Posted By Patriot-2000
Looked at getting the barrel cut & crowned to 18"...

Looked at getting the barrel cut & crowned to 18" ... NOT ! the price range at the Gunsmith's I trust are ... $ 120 -200 .. DANG ! Last time I got my Mauser Barrel cut to 20" was $ 40 .. Only 6 years...
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