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Forum: Rate the Day Lease Yesterday, 07:24 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,901
Posted By geezer56
Temps are iffy. One day the low is 30. Next day...

Temps are iffy. One day the low is 30. Next day its 70.
Forum: Rate the Day Lease 11-17-2017, 12:54 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,901
Posted By geezer56
According to Caleb, they don't re-stock much. ...

According to Caleb, they don't re-stock much. Most of the critters on the ranch are born there. No shortage though.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-15-2017, 04:29 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 2,186
Posted By geezer56
I'm in. I need this, just got a new AR put...

I'm in. I need this, just got a new AR put together.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 10-19-2017, 04:00 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,417
Posted By geezer56
I have an AR (Or 3) in 7.62X39. With the Tula...

I have an AR (Or 3) in 7.62X39. With the Tula 154 gr SP it is a pig thumper. I just bought a Ruger bolt gun, it is going to get to wear the NV and play with pigs at night.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-19-2017, 03:42 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 809
Posted By geezer56
I bought a Stealth Cam NV at Walmart for $118. ...

I bought a Stealth Cam NV at Walmart for $118. It was clearance out at that. Tried it out this weekend. Works great out to 100 yds or so. I bought it for scanning under feeders at night for pig...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-10-2017, 12:26 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 3,900
Posted By geezer56
I was raised in the country, followed a pack of...

I was raised in the country, followed a pack of dogs most of my youth. It depends on a lot of factors who would win. A tough guy pit (Owner, NOT DOG) would get julienned in short order. A dog that...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-10-2017, 12:11 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 683
Posted By geezer56
I am 5 hours from my lease. I always take an...

I am 5 hours from my lease. I always take an extra bow. I usually haul 3 or 4 rifles during gun season as well. You may miss an opportunity due to equipment malfunction, but you aren't out of the...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-09-2017, 01:07 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 2,824
Posted By geezer56
This is a bow hunting forum. His name should be...

This is a bow hunting forum. His name should be Bear. Or even Fred.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-02-2017, 11:03 PM
Replies: 8,553
Views: 192,826
Posted By geezer56
I love the convenient sandwich size porkers.

I love the convenient sandwich size porkers.
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-28-2017, 12:17 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 3,142
Posted By geezer56
If life sends you lemons, make lemonade. If life...

If life sends you lemons, make lemonade. If life sends you pigs, make sausage.
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-28-2017, 12:15 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,445
Posted By geezer56
I am now on the literal NFL wagon. Won't watch a...

I am now on the literal NFL wagon. Won't watch a bunch of over paid idiots mock the opportunities they have been given. I vote with the TV remote. Jackie Bushman beats the NFL garbage.
Forum: Rate the Day Lease 09-17-2017, 03:13 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,901
Posted By geezer56
texan105-How did your trip go? We are booked and...

texan105-How did your trip go? We are booked and deposit paid for week of Feb 11th. Already getting fired up!
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-17-2017, 01:34 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,322
Posted By geezer56
Sidewall repairs don't usually hold up. I ran a...

Sidewall repairs don't usually hold up. I ran a tire store (Job title was OWNER) and I have seen it tried, but never very satisfactorily. The only way I would even attempt a sidewall repair is with...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-17-2017, 01:27 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 857
Posted By geezer56
Check out Glen Guess's video on 10 minute hog...

Check out Glen Guess's video on 10 minute hog cleaning/breaking down. It is pretty amazing.
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-17-2017, 01:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 339
Posted By geezer56
Ol'Man grand multi vision. 400 lb rated and 24...

Ol'Man grand multi vision. 400 lb rated and 24 inches wide. My fat fanny loves mine.
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-15-2017, 12:49 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 981
Posted By geezer56
I have a single strap messenger bag. Rope,...

I have a single strap messenger bag. Rope, water, thermacell and spares for it, binos, flashlights (2), spare glasses, knife, shears, and hard candy. Batteries for the night vision if chasing...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-15-2017, 12:34 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,677
Posted By geezer56
Old Jamis Dakar, about 20 years old now. I...

Old Jamis Dakar, about 20 years old now. I bought a frame and built the bike. Old age and arthritis keep me off of it a lot right now.
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-15-2017, 12:21 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 4,510
Posted By geezer56
One leg on a 460 three phase. In on the wrist,...

One leg on a 460 three phase. In on the wrist, out the elbow. Burned a spot about the size of a 50 cent piece exiting, dime sized at point of contact. I smelled like a burned hot dog for a couple...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-14-2017, 12:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 372
Posted By geezer56
Check the fuse block under the front compartment....

Check the fuse block under the front compartment. I had the same issue with a 800 Sportsman, replaced the block and no more troubles.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 09-13-2017, 12:56 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,080
Posted By geezer56
I build the addictive little things. I have them...

I build the addictive little things. I have them in the following calibers: 5.56, 6x45, Grendel, 6.8, 300 BO, 7.62X39, and AR 10's in 308 and 338 Federal. My favorite is the 6X45. Next is the...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 08-20-2017, 01:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 321
Posted By geezer56
I have arthritis in my hands. The Lee is...

I have arthritis in my hands. The Lee is horrible for me. I use a Hornady hand primer. Love it. The RCBS is about as good thought.
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-19-2017, 12:13 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 469
Posted By geezer56
It was still better than watching TV.

It was still better than watching TV.
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-18-2017, 11:53 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,437
Posted By geezer56
My son has the correct philosophy on pigs. Shoot...

My son has the correct philosophy on pigs. Shoot mama and stomp the babies. If they are too small to roast with an apple in their mouth, use grapes.
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-18-2017, 11:42 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,272
Posted By geezer56
Like everyone else, I'm getting older. Some...

Like everyone else, I'm getting older. Some would say I'm already there! At 67 yrs, I just got tired of busting a gut to pull back a bowstring. Bought a Bear Carnage set at 52 lbs and 30'' draw...
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-16-2017, 12:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,196
Posted By geezer56
If it says Wildgame on it anywhere it doesn't get...

If it says Wildgame on it anywhere it doesn't get to follow me home. Junk is being charitable.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 08-14-2017, 01:46 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,496
Posted By geezer56
I have both calibers in AR's. I prefer the...

I have both calibers in AR's. I prefer the 7.62X39 for my usage. I have 2 of those in the AR platform. IF YOUN GET MAGS THAT WORK! But between the 2 the OP listed, go with the Grendel. Accurate...
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-14-2017, 12:29 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,787
Posted By geezer56
I owned a garage for years. We changed fluid and...

I owned a garage for years. We changed fluid and filter in several vehicles which would not move out of their tracks after the change. Some were having issues before the changes, some were not. ...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 08-07-2017, 12:16 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,451
Posted By geezer56
I have killed a couple of deer with a 30-30 at...

I have killed a couple of deer with a 30-30 at just over 200 yards. NEF Handi Rifle. Using 150 gr spire point bullets, which is OK in a single shot. One flopped, DRT. One required a 80 yard...
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-06-2017, 11:56 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,640
Posted By geezer56
It's bourbon. Yuck. Jameson's for me. I know,...

It's bourbon. Yuck. Jameson's for me. I know, I know. I am a cheap bastige with low class tastes. I just don't care for bourbons, Tennessee whiskies, and the like.
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-06-2017, 11:47 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,209
Posted By geezer56
To quote Fred Bear: ''The best camo pattern is...

To quote Fred Bear: ''The best camo pattern is called sit still and shut up."
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-05-2017, 11:02 PM
Replies: 8,553
Views: 192,826
Posted By geezer56
And here we are sitting at 6 days on one page. ...

And here we are sitting at 6 days on one page. What am I supposed to do for entertainment at work?
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 08-04-2017, 01:17 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 4,388
Posted By geezer56
I have tracked more deer farther distances shot...

I have tracked more deer farther distances shot by 243 and 300 mag than anything else. Good hits in the right spot, just long blood trails. The 243 issues are no exit and little blood trail left. ...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 07-21-2017, 02:33 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 785
Posted By geezer56
SST's are fragile, on the order of varmint...

SST's are fragile, on the order of varmint bullets. You won't be happy with results on deer with them at those speeds. I have tried them, I went with the Barnes after a couple of less than happy...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-19-2017, 01:21 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 4,928
Posted By geezer56
I resemble so many of these comments. ...

I resemble so many of these comments. Unrepentant powder burner most of the time. Don't live in Texas, but I do make it in for one safari a year to bow hunt. I was 63 when I killed my first animal...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-17-2017, 12:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,000
Posted By geezer56
One of my friends is an ER nurse. His term for a...

One of my friends is an ER nurse. His term for a bike is donor cycle. He works in Asheville NC. Check out the site ridethedragon.com and see why.
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-16-2017, 10:58 PM
Replies: 8,553
Views: 192,826
Posted By geezer56
Every night at work I check company emails, then...

Every night at work I check company emails, then this thread. If I can't be pig killin at least I can read about those that are.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 07-10-2017, 12:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 273
Posted By geezer56
The Photon is only rated for a 308 or smaller. ...

The Photon is only rated for a 308 or smaller. You will knock the guts out of the scope on anything with enough recoil to bang your eye. I have one (Photon) on a Ruger American compact 308, just to...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 06-30-2017, 01:34 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 634
Posted By geezer56
The mags are the trick in a 7.62. I have 3 or 4...

The mags are the trick in a 7.62. I have 3 or 4 mags for mine. C-products 10 rounders seem to work the best. Mags for the Grendel work good too. If a mag won't run, crush it and move on.
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-29-2017, 03:03 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,086
Posted By geezer56
Another thing about the guy that doesn't sit...

Another thing about the guy that doesn't sit well. He is always calling out "Thank you Lord" or "Thank you Jesus" when he shoots an animal. Then he is caught out breaking game laws. Idiots like...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-25-2017, 12:05 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 2,263
Posted By geezer56
Ezekiel. Ezzy for common usage

Ezekiel. Ezzy for common usage
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-14-2017, 12:46 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,466
Posted By geezer56
I have been countrified for 65 years. Was held...

I have been countrified for 65 years. Was held prisoner in Miami for just over a year back in 1969-70. More than 20 people in one spot is a throng.
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-14-2017, 12:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,179
Posted By geezer56
I started out working with my hands. Poor folks...

I started out working with my hands. Poor folks kids didn't go to college. Both my parents dropped out of school. Dad in 6th grade, mom in 10th. I was lucky enough to get a job with a company...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-09-2017, 11:47 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,071
Posted By geezer56
I have a 22 year old son who has been in and out...

I have a 22 year old son who has been in and out of jail since he was 17. He has been raised in a 2 parent home, and I have taken him hunting and fishing since he was 4 years old. He now has a...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-08-2017, 04:34 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 1,791
Posted By geezer56
Nilgai. NZ Red Stag. Driven boar in old...

Nilgai.
NZ Red Stag.
Driven boar in old Europe, probably Romania.
Fallow in NZ.
Water buffalo in Australia.
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-07-2017, 11:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 284
Posted By geezer56
Airbags usually don't blow if impact speed is...

Airbags usually don't blow if impact speed is below 35 MPH.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 06-07-2017, 12:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 749
Posted By geezer56
First, the Creed is not all that fast. But the...

First, the Creed is not all that fast. But the BC on the heavier 6.5 bullets makes up for a lot of the lack of speed. The caliber is made for about 140 gr bullets. For paper, the Hornady 140 gr...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-06-2017, 12:00 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 964
Posted By geezer56
Another good idea for learning how. Find an old...

Another good idea for learning how. Find an old fart that has been doing the reload thing for a while. Count his fingers and eyes, and if he still has everything, start asking questions. Get him...
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 05-17-2017, 01:59 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,297
Posted By geezer56
Same principle was used by one of my old running...

Same principle was used by one of my old running buddies on coons in the trash can. Hot to the metal can, mounted off the ground on a piece of plastic pipe. Neutral to a section of metal screen...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 05-17-2017, 01:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 831
Posted By geezer56
At one time I had 20 Handi rifles, and zero...

At one time I had 20 Handi rifles, and zero inexpensive bolt guns. I now have 6 Handi's, 3 Axis, and 3 Ruger Americans. If you want a trouble free and accurate gun, the Handi isn't it. I tried 3...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-16-2017, 03:44 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,048
Posted By geezer56
November 3 for me. Or 170 days from now-But...

November 3 for me. Or 170 days from now-But who's counting? Can't wait!
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