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Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 10:36 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,534
Posted By Artos
Got one foot in the Rio grande & another in the...

Got one foot in the Rio grande & another in the gulf...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) Yesterday, 08:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 787
Posted By Artos
The snowball has started south...with these new...

The snowball has started south...with these new red flag laws & mental health issues being in the news, more of these stories are sure to come. I just don't see how a phone call justifies taking ones...
Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 09:54 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 7,127
Posted By Artos
Thanks Peyton...like the freaky

Thanks Peyton...like the freaky
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-11-2018, 10:17 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 4,164
Posted By Artos
You don't attend funerals with the primary...

You don't attend funerals with the primary concern of dress code as a priority...if I don't think I'm welcome anywhere in denim, not very likely I'll attend these days.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-11-2018, 09:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,112
Posted By Artos
It's subjective...the mcrib to me is disgusting &...

It's subjective...the mcrib to me is disgusting & abhorrent to be called such a great recent recall much less thread / food worthy.

Still if starving I would eat that mystery before anything long...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-11-2018, 07:44 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,112
Posted By Artos
Who sells the most burgers on the planet...Mc D ...

Who sells the most burgers on the planet...Mc D

Who sells the worst burgers on the planet...Mc D

Marketing works I guess...I don't mind their breakfast though.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-11-2018, 07:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 944
Posted By Artos
neither rain or shine or incompetence or govt...

neither rain or shine or incompetence or govt laziness...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-11-2018, 07:27 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,980
Posted By Artos
I caught that 'gut feeling' with the OP myself,...

I caught that 'gut feeling' with the OP myself, but that was a simple swing & a miss. It's Not near at making this thread turn awkward by stating it needs to end??:confused::cool:
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-11-2018, 07:01 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,233
Posted By Artos
tagged...

tagged...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-11-2018, 12:44 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,980
Posted By Artos
Not sure if it helps, but do get asked if I ever...

Not sure if it helps, but do get asked if I ever served fairly often & makes me feel very awkward as well in other aspects. While it gives me the opportunity to thank in return, I always feel the...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-10-2018, 09:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 795
Posted By Artos
Got a Beretta 380 back 8 years later stolen from...

Got a Beretta 380 back 8 years later stolen from Dad's truck...it's worth the effort.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-10-2018, 08:13 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 602
Posted By Artos
Thank you warriors past & present!! Happy...

Thank you warriors past & present!!

Happy Birthday amigos!!
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-10-2018, 05:28 PM
Replies: 785
Views: 48,775
Posted By Artos
:)

:)
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-10-2018, 04:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 795
Posted By Artos
I would recommend to get an acquisition /...

I would recommend to get an acquisition / disposition book from Brownells or Midway...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-10-2018, 01:33 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 932
Posted By Artos
I use the WipeOut Foam but do pull a couple of...

I use the WipeOut Foam but do pull a couple of patches of their Wipeout Accelerator first...it really appears to assist the foam.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-10-2018, 09:55 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 932
Posted By Artos
I use a piece of weed whacker string to pull the...

I use a piece of weed whacker string to pull the patches. Burn one end till it starts to melt & tap out on a wet surface & sharpen the other end to a point to pierce the patch. Blunt melted end keeps...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-09-2018, 11:24 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 932
Posted By Artos
Old school was indeed shoot & clean...I used to...

Old school was indeed shoot & clean...I used to follow it. Many years later, all the short range benchrest guys winning medals started saying it was a waste of time & the bbl is either going to win...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-09-2018, 11:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 658
Posted By Artos
That one in the pic is mine...I haven't shot it...

That one in the pic is mine...I haven't shot it since the recent changes. I'll be playing with it more now the season is here. I shortened up the bbl to a little over 16" & put a good trigger & added...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-09-2018, 07:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 658
Posted By Artos
I guess it's subjective...have you shot both?? I...

I guess it's subjective...have you shot both?? I had an Armalite & it was a boat anchor compared to the SCAR. Sean has a thread on here with a light POF build that was a good option to other 10's. I...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-09-2018, 06:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 760
Posted By Artos
I have killed lots of does with the swift, but...

I have killed lots of does with the swift, but all taken aiming at the white patch...I use a 52gr match but would look to see if they are offering any solid copper if going into the boiler room.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-09-2018, 04:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 658
Posted By Artos
I have a 17 & it shoots fine for what I what I...

I have a 17 & it shoots fine for what I what I need it for which is a defensive / battle type gun...like it way better than the AR-10.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-08-2018, 09:51 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 6,035
Posted By Artos
Sweet

Sweet
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-08-2018, 06:36 PM
Replies: 4,743
Views: 510,835
Posted By Artos
Not today & 'Bought' some time ago, but finally...

Not today & 'Bought' some time ago, but finally mine...original A1 upper up top & fixed a PSA upper to hear it go pew-pew-pew this weekend to get my fix. New build is about two weeks out & won't look...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-08-2018, 01:20 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,398
Posted By Artos
This is what we are seeing on the compression...

This is what we are seeing on the compression side too.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-08-2018, 07:22 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,975
Posted By Artos
One example is creation...in the translation...

One example is creation...in the translation 'days' can stand for 24 hours or unspecified period of time. You get both sides & not sure why it's bickered about. It's all faith based. If you are going...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-07-2018, 01:31 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,175
Posted By Artos
I will be more than willing to help find an older...

I will be more than willing to help find an older bdl or any other rig you & the boy choose...
Forum: Current Events - Politics and Such 11-07-2018, 12:21 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 6,058
Posted By Artos
Puto did well because too many idiot voters are...

Puto did well because too many idiot voters are emotional...they have enough energy to exercise their legs to vote, but too lazy working the mush between their ears. Any effort in that arena to...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-06-2018, 09:29 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 863
Posted By Artos
The stampings on the printing looks fairly sharp,...

The stampings on the printing looks fairly sharp, but the prancing pony is however light...I would compare pics to those online.

If that gun was indeed refinished, it would be new carry gun at the...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-04-2018, 11:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 604
Posted By Artos
Heck Dave, you can effectively shoot 110gr in a...

Heck Dave, you can effectively shoot 110gr in a 30-06 with today's good solid coppers...for those like me who are bothered by recoil while at the range, a hot 150gr in 270 barks. A 180-200gr 30-06...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-04-2018, 11:07 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,796
Posted By Artos
I don't do the LR game yet...that's really a...

I don't do the LR game yet...that's really a different game oddly enough so not really fair to compare rigs for opposite applications.

I have a 7mm Laszeroni that will likely beat most anything at...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-04-2018, 10:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,077
Posted By Artos
Awesome capture...Although I gotta say the boys...

Awesome capture...Although I gotta say the boys hurt from seeing that. Really not sure how one goes 8 seconds on a bull??
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-04-2018, 10:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 604
Posted By Artos
The 25-06, 6.5-06, 270, 280, 30-06, 338-06, & 35...

The 25-06, 6.5-06, 270, 280, 30-06, 338-06, & 35 Whelen are all based on the original 30-06 case...one thing to remember is today's bullets change the game for recoil. I shoot a 120gr Barnes that is...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-04-2018, 09:37 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,796
Posted By Artos
Anytime vato :), but you better check the link I...

Anytime vato :), but you better check the link I posted...that 6br is short range contender & can hang an average in the 2's with good conditions. Honestly think a honor system group or score tbh...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-04-2018, 09:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 542
Posted By Artos
Mine are 2oz to 2lbs...it simply depends on the...

Mine are 2oz to 2lbs...it simply depends on the application of the rifle & would you should be in the heavier range. Practice with it if you don't have comparable triggers.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-04-2018, 09:14 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 5,400
Posted By Artos
Oh, I understand amigo & not trying to change...

Oh, I understand amigo & not trying to change opinions...Just trying to relay what is happening in my neck of the woods. I just don't feel those guys that pinched you are in the same class & IMO it's...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-04-2018, 08:55 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 863
Posted By Artos
Brother...you gotta gem there & actually sorry I...

Brother...you gotta gem there & actually sorry I asked for you to rotate the cyl being that clean!! Simply outstanding. Go to gunsinternational and do a quick search as the link won't work. Use...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-04-2018, 06:54 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 5,400
Posted By Artos
They were in burlap sacks & only a dozen or so...

They were in burlap sacks & only a dozen or so harvested.

I called my Fed GW compadre & asked him what to do with it...was asked to go find a rocky place under some brush where the cattle can't...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-04-2018, 06:38 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 5,400
Posted By Artos
I don't really feel any anger should be directed...

I don't really feel any anger should be directed at the illegals (at least those genuinely wanting to assimilate & work to become productive & patriotic americans) & directed at our law makers who...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-04-2018, 06:13 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,796
Posted By Artos
I call them wallet targets...you keep one bragger...

I call them wallet targets...you keep one bragger group in your wallet to show how good it can do. However Nobody ever accepts a challenge for $$$ when approached for 5 / 5 shot group average.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-04-2018, 06:00 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,934
Posted By Artos
Deer is indeed on the ranch I thought. I didn't...

Deer is indeed on the ranch I thought. I didn't catch this & saw a doe fawn, but Bio thinks this could be a buck & man is it going to be fun watching this animal grow up.

Also mentioned they are...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-04-2018, 04:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 339
Posted By Artos
I've got one NIB & would prefer a shooter to be...

I've got one NIB & would prefer a shooter to be 26", but this 24 is a little more rare...coulda made a little $$$.

Getting old I reckon and rarely goof on watching them play out. I'll set the...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-04-2018, 04:29 PM
Replies: 473
Views: 39,863
Posted By Artos
Amazing...coaches tried to get me to play, but...

Amazing...coaches tried to get me to play, but never could pole vault. Had a mental block of sorts.

Impressive. Thanks for the continued sharing.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-04-2018, 04:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 339
Posted By Artos
Dang it...missed out on a possible deal.

Guy didn't know what he had. Bought by a dealer & will likely be re-listed.

Varmint Special Swift...:cool: I was watching it but forgot to check in time.

...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-04-2018, 04:08 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 5,400
Posted By Artos
Our south gate is 5 miles from the river & we...

Our south gate is 5 miles from the river & we don't have any problems with illegals..I'm thinking they are just getting rolling & want to get north ASAP & combined with the huge observatory blimp in...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-04-2018, 03:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 140
Posted By Artos
What suppressed 45acp rifle do you guys like??

Been thinking I need ( want:) ) a SBR in 45 to go with my can.

What rig do you fellas have / played with or would purchase if in the market?? I know there are some AR receivers that accept Glock...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-04-2018, 03:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 517
Posted By Artos
I can understand that & went through that feeling...

I can understand that & went through that feeling when I first got into the short BR game & reloading. Now it's all about the shooting.:) I really like not having to use bore guides & brushes now!!
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-04-2018, 02:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 175
Posted By Artos
wow, you really are short...do you stand on your...

wow, you really are short...do you stand on your tippy toes to help reach the birds:D

what is your LOP, 13.5"??

Those M1's have a following, I would be inclined to save the original stock to...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-04-2018, 12:43 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,057
Posted By Artos
Thanks Dave...one thing I don't keep up with is...

Thanks Dave...one thing I don't keep up with is tacticool AR pistols.

My thinking is the defense showed the Sig brace / other similar approved items to where this modification really didn't alter...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-04-2018, 12:34 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,934
Posted By Artos
lol...musta had a stool to stand on & a very...

lol...musta had a stool to stand on & a very cooperative cow!!:)
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-04-2018, 12:31 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 5,400
Posted By Artos
Back during the dog days of Summer, there were...

Back during the dog days of Summer, there were two young illegals walking along 755 that threw up the white flag & were likely very dehydrated...I stopped, backed up & set out several bottles of...
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