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Forum: Around the Campfire 12-22-2017, 08:51 PM
Replies: 80
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Posted By LakeJake
Add me to the list of men with fond and painfull...

Add me to the list of men with fond and painfull memories. Uncle had two of them.

Nice find.

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Forum: Around the Campfire 12-22-2017, 08:46 PM
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Posted By LakeJake
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Nice

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Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 12-05-2017, 03:38 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 17,191
Posted By LakeJake
I had two walk up next to my duck hunting boat...

I had two walk up next to my duck hunting boat last weekend, within 10 yards. Now I may start packing the bow on duck hunts!

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Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-28-2017, 11:28 PM
Replies: 4,426
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Posted By LakeJake
Dadgum, you find cool ones. Sent from my...

Dadgum, you find cool ones.

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Forum: Around the Campfire 11-22-2017, 02:11 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,057
Posted By LakeJake
Congrats again. So very happy for your family. ...

Congrats again. So very happy for your family.


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Forum: Around the Campfire 11-19-2017, 11:27 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 5,953
Posted By LakeJake
I am considered a young man by many and an old...

I am considered a young man by many and an old man by few. I took my father duck hunting this morning. We killed ducks. We packed up our gear and set the straps of dead ducks on top. Every fisherman...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-19-2017, 11:11 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 641
Posted By LakeJake
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Forum: Around the Campfire 11-19-2017, 11:06 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,057
Posted By LakeJake
I dont have a little girl, but am so very happy...

I dont have a little girl, but am so very happy for your family!

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Forum: Around the Campfire 11-19-2017, 11:04 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 3,698
Posted By LakeJake
Lots of good advice and jokes, but I have to...

Lots of good advice and jokes, but I have to agree. Get rid of it. Set the money aside and buy something else later. A lot can happen in 20 years.

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Forum: D-I-Y Projects 11-13-2017, 12:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,831
Posted By LakeJake
It was really really hard to make myself do it,...

It was really really hard to make myself do it, but it can be easily stripped back off... after hunting season is over!

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Forum: Around the Campfire 11-08-2017, 11:58 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 534
Posted By LakeJake
I have the S8 and can only think of one possibly...

I have the S8 and can only think of one possibly neg. If you have "man hands" as in sometimes they're really dirty, dry, banged up... the fingerprint scanner doesnt always work as a quick unlock...
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 11-08-2017, 09:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 853
Posted By LakeJake
Good shootin Sent from my SM-G950U using...

Good shootin

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Forum: D-I-Y Projects 11-05-2017, 11:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,831
Posted By LakeJake
I gave up on fighting the blotches, and...

I gave up on fighting the blotches, and rattle-canned the darn thing with the sandy textured stuff.

It isn't collectable. It isn't valuable. Though, I still had a hard time pressing the button on...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-03-2017, 09:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 366
Posted By LakeJake
Thanks everybody, I know all the ranges around...

Thanks everybody, I know all the ranges around here. I think we will continue our plans to head to Elm Fork. I asked them the least busy time of day.

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Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-03-2017, 01:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 366
Posted By LakeJake
Place to shoot some clays?

The skeet fields are BUSY this time of year. Dad got a new shotgun and I need to get him some trigger time before duck season opens. Preferrebly tomorrow, because that is when we have permission from...
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 10-31-2017, 04:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,831
Posted By LakeJake
I guess I'll have to rename her from "Blondie" to...

I guess I'll have to rename her from "Blondie" to "The Frustrating One".

Its still splotchy, but I got the color where I like it, and was able to blend out the harsh lines of the color variance...
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 10-31-2017, 01:37 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,831
Posted By LakeJake
Grrr... The splotches weren't magically...

Grrr...

The splotches weren't magically going away on their own, no matter how hard I crossed my fingers. I was also struggling to accept the light color. When I asked my wife what she thought of...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-31-2017, 12:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 285
Posted By LakeJake
Maybe butcher paper instead of paper towel? ...

Maybe butcher paper instead of paper towel?

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Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 10-30-2017, 02:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 283
Posted By LakeJake
Thanks! When the deal sounds too good to be true,...

Thanks! When the deal sounds too good to be true, it usually is...

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Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 10-30-2017, 12:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 283
Posted By LakeJake
Spanish shotgun ID

I found an Ugartechea, that I need info help with.

The importer stamped Model 30 on it, but I dont trust that 100%. It has screw in chokes, 12ga, and 3 inch chamber. I took some pics hoping one of...
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 10-30-2017, 10:32 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,831
Posted By LakeJake
If it doesn't have any checkering or carving, its...

If it doesn't have any checkering or carving, its pretty easy. The hardest part for me is the patience to wait between coats. I actually enjoy all the hand sanding and prep.

The first one I did...
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 10-29-2017, 09:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,831
Posted By LakeJake
'Had to move the drying area indoors, because the...

'Had to move the drying area indoors, because the garage was getting too dusty with people opening it all day.

The color is a little splotchy. I guess I didnt get it properly stripped. Oh well....
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-29-2017, 11:08 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,691
Posted By LakeJake
I am so very proud of you sir. I like the...

I am so very proud of you sir.

I like the way you are looking at this. Its "your turn to step up", you know its temporary, its for the people that mean the most to you on this world, and you know...
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 10-29-2017, 01:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,831
Posted By LakeJake
Pawn Shop Find 2.0

'Picked up another old single shot 22 today. I might have a problem... or new hobby.

This one isn't quite as old as the last one, and didnt really need fixing, but it looked UGLY to me as the...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 10-28-2017, 12:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 399
Posted By LakeJake
You have already recieved good advice from some...

You have already recieved good advice from some names that I trust here.

I too have struggled with this decision and also started tinkering with cheap pawn finds occasionally. Long-story-short,...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 10-27-2017, 11:16 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 908
Posted By LakeJake
The pawn shop had it marked at $250, then $125......

The pawn shop had it marked at $250, then $125... the usual pawn game.

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Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 10-27-2017, 03:42 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 908
Posted By LakeJake
From my limited research about them, it was made...

From my limited research about them, it was made in 34 or early 35 (first year). Finger grooves on the forend, not flush take-down screw, etc.

I talked the shop down to $70.

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Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 10-26-2017, 01:01 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 908
Posted By LakeJake
I will close the loop on this thread. I found...

I will close the loop on this thread. I found one, fixed a cracked stock and put some Tru Oil on it. The project was a lot of fun and cheap.
...
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 10-26-2017, 12:34 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,116
Posted By LakeJake
It is done, now and forever. 400 grit to rough...

It is done, now and forever. 400 grit to rough her back up for good adhesion, slapped on another coat of Tru Oil, thoroughly cleaned the metal parts, and put it back together. I rushed the final coat...
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 10-26-2017, 12:00 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,116
Posted By LakeJake
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Forum: D-I-Y Projects 10-25-2017, 11:01 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,116
Posted By LakeJake
Yessir. I felt bad about redoing the stock but it...

Yessir. I felt bad about redoing the stock but it needed the crack repaired anyways.


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Forum: D-I-Y Projects 10-25-2017, 10:59 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,116
Posted By LakeJake
Yessir. I ran a couple patches through it as soon...

Yessir. I ran a couple patches through it as soon as i got home and shot it. That is how i determined to mess with it at all. It still shoots, and well.

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Forum: D-I-Y Projects 10-25-2017, 08:09 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,116
Posted By LakeJake
Poop! I knocked off the sheen and decided I liked...

Poop! I knocked off the sheen and decided I liked it better glossy.

Oh well. Shes wet again, and I have the rest of the night to play with Tonka trucks and rubber dinosaurs.

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Forum: D-I-Y Projects 10-25-2017, 04:07 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,116
Posted By LakeJake
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Thanks!

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Forum: D-I-Y Projects 10-25-2017, 03:48 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,116
Posted By LakeJake
'Meant to add a pic for the glossy vs matte stock...

'Meant to add a pic for the glossy vs matte stock finish question...https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20171025/8e794706cdd7cea714d77479f62f69bb.jpg

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Forum: D-I-Y Projects 10-25-2017, 02:30 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,116
Posted By LakeJake
Since we are still discussing options... ...

Since we are still discussing options...

Knock off the sheen a little with 0000, or leave it glossy?

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Forum: D-I-Y Projects 10-25-2017, 02:20 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,116
Posted By LakeJake
I guess I should have locked this thread up. ...

I guess I should have locked this thread up.

Now you guys have me thinking about working on the metal...

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Forum: D-I-Y Projects 10-25-2017, 01:35 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,116
Posted By LakeJake
Ok, I am sold on that. I will leave it alone. Thx...

Ok, I am sold on that. I will leave it alone. Thx for the the suggestion.

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Forum: D-I-Y Projects 10-25-2017, 01:04 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,116
Posted By LakeJake
Ha, I am leaning toward your corner. I dont know...

Ha, I am leaning toward your corner. I dont know if somebody modded the trigger or if it is just really well broken in. It shoots!

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Forum: D-I-Y Projects 10-25-2017, 12:30 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,116
Posted By LakeJake
Second coat was dry enough for a mock up. Im...

Second coat was dry enough for a mock up. Im definately going to put another coat or two of Tru Oil, and then knock down the sheen with some 0000.

What would YOU do with all the metal?

I like...
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 10-24-2017, 10:31 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,116
Posted By LakeJake
Second, much more liberal coat...

Second, much more liberal coat https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20171025/a5c2cd8af661d9f268162b4260f4a24d.jpg

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Forum: D-I-Y Projects 10-24-2017, 10:30 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,116
Posted By LakeJake
First...

First coathttps://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20171025/b1ee5fa002363c0c8251ee1b7a5e2d59.jpg

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Forum: D-I-Y Projects 10-24-2017, 10:28 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,116
Posted By LakeJake
Pawn Shop find

Found a first year issue (late 1934 to early 1935) Winchester 67 at a local pawn shop. Ive been wanting something super cheap to knock down coke cans with my son. He has a Savage Rascal with a Walnut...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 10-24-2017, 06:54 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,124
Posted By LakeJake
The only remaining Stag branded parts on that...

The only remaining Stag branded parts on that rifle are the receivers, bolt, and buffer tube assembly.

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Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 10-24-2017, 06:52 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,124
Posted By LakeJake
Barrel swap. He had a Colt takeoff laying around....

Barrel swap. He had a Colt takeoff laying around. He did put a scope in the Stag chamber and said it was definately rough.


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Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 10-24-2017, 01:09 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,124
Posted By LakeJake
Kudos to Sam at 5 Toes Custom! He is a good...

Kudos to Sam at 5 Toes Custom!

He is a good man and took care of my barrel issue. I also got to peak at some of their custom bolt gun work. Very impressive stuff.



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Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 10-24-2017, 01:26 AM
Replies: 4,426
Views: 458,812
Posted By LakeJake
Sweet, sweet MKII. If you dont mind sharing, how...

Sweet, sweet MKII. If you dont mind sharing, how do you stumble upon these gems?

A PM would work... [emoji6]

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Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 10-23-2017, 06:44 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 908
Posted By LakeJake
I found one, but am willing to hear about others...

I found one, but am willing to hear about others available.

I picked up a Winchester Model 67 today. The blueing is all worn and there is a crack in the forearm, but the bore looks to be in ...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 10-23-2017, 11:53 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 908
Posted By LakeJake
Well thats cool! I wish Boyds would make an adult...

Well thats cool! I wish Boyds would make an adult size wood stock for the Savage Rascal. Then we'd have a matching father and son set. His is the walnut stock.

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Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 10-23-2017, 02:06 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 908
Posted By LakeJake
Well, sure! I appreciate any leads. Sent...

Well, sure! I appreciate any leads.

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