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Forum: Around the Campfire Today, 01:11 PM
Replies: 8
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Posted By WItoTX
I researched both two years ago prior to leaving...

I researched both two years ago prior to leaving for Colorado. I went with the inReach. I wouldn't recommend the Spot. The subscription to the Spot service makes the the Spot about the same as the...
Forum: Around the Campfire Today, 08:11 AM
Replies: 268
Views: 7,574
Posted By WItoTX
Take a 5lb weight. Swing it at a watermelon or...

Take a 5lb weight. Swing it at a watermelon or cantelope. You yourself will bust it open.

Now imagine that 5 lb weight is being held by someone who has the mental age of a 10 year old but the...
Forum: Around the Campfire Today, 07:51 AM
Replies: 268
Views: 7,574
Posted By WItoTX
This. When they are both laying on the ground,...

This. When they are both laying on the ground, Garrett pushes off Roudolph, Roudolph kicks him in the nuts. I had to go back & watch. The pic posted by OP, no idea where that came from but I don't...
Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 12:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 571
Posted By WItoTX
About $8000-8500...It's totaled. Glad she's okay.

About $8000-8500...It's totaled. Glad she's okay.
Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 10:23 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,811
Posted By WItoTX
See below. The DEF was the big one, but front...

See below. The DEF was the big one, but front ends going out fast as well.



Below is the big issue with a truck that age and so few miles.
Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 10:14 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 614
Posted By WItoTX
People come up with some stupid reasons. Happens...

People come up with some stupid reasons. Happens every year in WI. Wisconsin has been free testing for years, but guys still turn it down. Things like they would rather not know, CWD doesn't affect...
Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 10:09 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 971
Posted By WItoTX
I would say yes to all your questions as well. I...

I would say yes to all your questions as well. I went from trigger release to back tension release. I use it for hunting, and it has been awesome. Any flinch is gone, and form is 100% better, and...
Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 08:55 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,811
Posted By WItoTX
This is the most reasonable estimate so far. OP,...

This is the most reasonable estimate so far. OP, just check auto trader and see what similar trucks are selling for in order to get a good feel on price. I wouldn't pay 40k for a 6 year old truck...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-07-2019, 11:17 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,369
Posted By WItoTX
So I just travelled with my rifle on delta today...

So I just travelled with my rifle on delta today out of iah. I checked in at terminal A for a flight at 6.30 am. Delta opened at 4.30 am, I was first in line, and got my rifle cleared, and myself...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-06-2019, 10:01 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,155
Posted By WItoTX
360,*** total votes for the statewide...

360,*** total votes for the statewide propositions. In a state with 28 million people. Talk about being ruled by the minority.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-06-2019, 08:27 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,155
Posted By WItoTX
Sad to see the Metro bond passed. Glad to...

Sad to see the Metro bond passed.

Glad to see Turner will go into a runoff. Going to be a close one, going to be lots of dead people voting in the run off.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-05-2019, 03:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,423
Posted By WItoTX
If he wants a mag, let him get it. That said, I...

If he wants a mag, let him get it. That said, I would go .308. I currently have a 7 mag, but next year will go to a .308 for our rifle elk hunt.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-05-2019, 02:39 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,292
Posted By WItoTX
Ahh man, breaks my heart to hear that. Good luck...

Ahh man, breaks my heart to hear that. Good luck with everything.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-05-2019, 02:37 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,805
Posted By WItoTX
Keep the Sequia and get a daily car to drive all...

Keep the Sequia and get a daily car to drive all the way into town.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-05-2019, 01:17 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,292
Posted By WItoTX
OP, I can't honestly see much from that photo. I...

OP, I can't honestly see much from that photo. I like JLP's comment, make a list of 3-5 things she loves. Once she can't do those, you know its time.

That said, a friend had to put his Malamute...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-05-2019, 08:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 553
Posted By WItoTX
If you deciding factor for upgrading a truck is...

If you deciding factor for upgrading a truck is fuel mileage, you are doing something wrong.

Also, since you live in Illinois, Dodges are going to rust out in just a few years up there with all...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-04-2019, 03:13 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,234
Posted By WItoTX
Yeah you def got a lemon. In half ton, I don't...

Yeah you def got a lemon. In half ton, I don't think there is a wrong way to go. In half tons, I have only had GM's, and they have been fantastic. I would look at the AT4 if I didn't need a full...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-04-2019, 11:36 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,492
Posted By WItoTX
Take it out and see what it's shortcomings are,...

Take it out and see what it's shortcomings are, then buy things to fill those gaps. Otherwise everything under the sun is going to be recommended lol...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-01-2019, 10:56 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,393
Posted By WItoTX
Did not realize they came back to America. That's...

Did not realize they came back to America. That's awesome!

The only downfall of today's F1 is that terrible sounding V6. Reminds me of the new Raptors or GT. Bring back the V12 and let em rip.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-01-2019, 04:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 623
Posted By WItoTX
Man FHF is proud of its gear. It doesn't even...

Man FHF is proud of its gear. It doesn't even come with straps?
Forum: Current Events - Politics and Such 11-01-2019, 11:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,060
Posted By WItoTX
LOL, "It's everyone elses fault!" The...

LOL, "It's everyone elses fault!"

The staffer is also prettier than her. So she's probably ****** about that as well.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-31-2019, 11:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 649
Posted By WItoTX
Dude. Don't swerve. That will get you killed....

Dude. Don't swerve. That will get you killed. Hammer your brakes, yes, but don't swerve. A damaged front end is way cheaper than never waking up.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-31-2019, 10:13 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,753
Posted By WItoTX
If there is one thing I have learned going to the...

If there is one thing I have learned going to the hunting and shooting shows, you don't have near enough light bars to hunt. I would add at least 8 full length light bars. Otherwise what's the point?...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-31-2019, 09:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 375
Posted By WItoTX
Did it on my '96 Chevy. Probably wouldn't do it...

Did it on my '96 Chevy. Probably wouldn't do it again. I snapped the metal pipe (EGR) that runs from the back of the header to the intake when installing the headers, ended up costing another $200 to...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-31-2019, 09:46 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 990
Posted By WItoTX
If they are filled with normal air, then I always...

If they are filled with normal air, then I always assume 1 psi for every 10 degrees.

One question, are they nitrogen filled? If they are, they shouldn't fluctuate at all.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-30-2019, 02:21 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,369
Posted By WItoTX
Thanks. I clicked on every link under security...

Thanks. I clicked on every link under security and didn't find that one, the fly2hou site is not intuitive. No idea what day you fly out, but I bet if it's a weekday, you have better odds they will...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-30-2019, 01:57 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,369
Posted By WItoTX
Where did you find the terminal hours? I've...

Where did you find the terminal hours? I've looked and don't see anything. I fly out of A next week Thursday with a rifle. Last time we left at 5.30 am, Delta already had people at the counters at 4...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-30-2019, 01:29 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,369
Posted By WItoTX
Forgive me for not knowing the entire process,...

Forgive me for not knowing the entire process, but IAH has flights at all hours of the day. How can TSA just not be there?

When I roll up to the ticket counter and hand them my rifle case, I...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-30-2019, 01:08 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,369
Posted By WItoTX
OP, just show up at midnight. I am...

OP, just show up at midnight.

I am travelling with a rifle next week. Usually after the last firing before a hunt I don't clean it, and the case usually sits on the bench next to me. So that...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-30-2019, 09:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 383
Posted By WItoTX
They are plenty old to start skiing, in fact they...

They are plenty old to start skiing, in fact they are behind the 8 ball on starting. We started at 4 and 5 YO. Get a good instructor for them, send them off for the day while you go on a date with...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-30-2019, 08:59 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,231
Posted By WItoTX
This. One other thing, I usually send photos of...

This. One other thing, I usually send photos of the meat after I prepared it and let the landowner know the animal I took isn't being wasted. Another option, prepare a meal for them with one of the...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 10-30-2019, 08:50 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 853
Posted By WItoTX
My two cents, get a back tension release. You...

My two cents, get a back tension release. You will find your shortcomings in shooting immediately with one. I have the Switchback.

That said, anything from Carter is really good, heard great...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-30-2019, 07:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 379
Posted By WItoTX
Towel. I put a light coat of vegetable oil on the...

Towel. I put a light coat of vegetable oil on the screw heads. Other than that, it's a bow, meant to take a punishment.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-30-2019, 07:55 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 4,395
Posted By WItoTX
Dude don't tell people that. You are going to...

Dude don't tell people that. You are going to ruin my hunting.:D

Seriously I would rather hunt a week in Colorado than an entire deer season in Texas. Climbing out of a tent in the dark, walking...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-29-2019, 07:38 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,050
Posted By WItoTX
I second this. It would make any diesel look like...

I second this. It would make any diesel look like a 4 cylinder.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-28-2019, 08:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 287
Posted By WItoTX
Another thing to think about, how much more...

Another thing to think about, how much more responsibility comes with that pay bump? Will you need to be available 24/7? There goes any semblance of a vacation, and hunting trips with no cell...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-25-2019, 03:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 406
Posted By WItoTX
They shoot awesome. Shot one just for fun last...

They shoot awesome. Shot one just for fun last year. As others said, no where near as fancy, but super smooth shooting especially for someone with bad shoulders.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-25-2019, 03:52 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,331
Posted By WItoTX
Because he knows his life is empty, so why not...

Because he knows his life is empty, so why not drag others down to his level of misery. I suspect his daddy didn't love him or pay him enough attention growing up.

I feel bad for people like that....
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-24-2019, 11:46 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 614
Posted By WItoTX
Skip the skiing and rent snowmobiles and a guide....

Skip the skiing and rent snowmobiles and a guide. Tell them you want to stay off the trails. It will be the most fun you will ever have in the snow. Nothing like launch off a ridge into 6' of powder...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-23-2019, 11:07 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 753
Posted By WItoTX
Ford and GM are aluminum bodies now. GM still has...

Ford and GM are aluminum bodies now. GM still has a steel bed. Won't be long and Dodge will be aluminum too. If you are like most up there, you put used motor oil on the underside of your truck to...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-22-2019, 09:43 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,239
Posted By WItoTX
Let us know how it works. What a first world...

Let us know how it works. What a first world problem. "I don't want to have to be anywhere remotely close to my grill to check on meat temp." What a great time to be alive!

Side note, I am trying...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-22-2019, 09:07 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,760
Posted By WItoTX
If you want it to do anything more than haul...

If you want it to do anything more than haul people/stuff, I would look at a real SUV (Has a frame, not a unibody). The Telluride is a car frame, making it flimsy on uneven ground, and the drivetrain...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-22-2019, 08:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 576
Posted By WItoTX
What are the regular tire size? A 235/85 is tiny,...

What are the regular tire size? A 235/85 is tiny, and I doubt the same diameter as the 4 tires on the truck. If you have an LSD, it's going to eat away at the clutches.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 10-22-2019, 07:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 539
Posted By WItoTX
If you want to keep the rifle, but get rid of the...

If you want to keep the rifle, but get rid of the shine, my dad used camo vet wrap on his shiny rifles and wrapped the entire thing. It won't add weight, and isn't permanent.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-21-2019, 03:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 840
Posted By WItoTX
1/2 diesel or 3/4 ton diesel?

1/2 diesel or 3/4 ton diesel?
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-21-2019, 12:05 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 4,021
Posted By WItoTX
I don't think they are sold it so much as the...

I don't think they are sold it so much as the people attending want to hear that message. That pastor see's that his attendance increases when he preaches that way.

I think those people are...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-21-2019, 11:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 205
Posted By WItoTX
Can you just take out the CEL bulb? Or do they...

Can you just take out the CEL bulb? Or do they actually run the OBDII port to make sure no codes are thrown?
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-21-2019, 07:39 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,261
Posted By WItoTX
Congrats man, taking a public land bull,...

Congrats man, taking a public land bull, especially post rut/pre late season is impressive! I've never seen someone hang a whole elk in a tree, that is a feat in itself!
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-20-2019, 08:46 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,430
Posted By WItoTX
Range Rover HSE with the 5.0 supercharged motor.

Range Rover HSE with the 5.0 supercharged motor.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-18-2019, 12:23 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,974
Posted By WItoTX
Haha, you just proved my second line. You can...

Haha, you just proved my second line. You can rationalize your comments however you'd like. What happened to if you don't have anything nice to say then don't say anything?
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