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Forum: Around the Campfire 07-20-2018, 04:24 PM
Replies: 8
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Posted By gatorgrizz27
Nice video. I’m flying into Denver on the 7th and...

Nice video. I’m flying into Denver on the 7th and bringing pretty similar clothing to yours.

Smartwool boxers (x2)
Darn tough midweight socks (x2)
Injinji Coolmax sock liners (x2)
KUIU 145...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-18-2018, 07:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 284
Posted By gatorgrizz27
No way to know until you try some, everyone’s...

No way to know until you try some, everyone’s feet are different. I’ve been working on mine for awhile and ended up with Lathrop & Sons gel footbeds over the factory insoles that I cut off in front...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-16-2018, 09:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 485
Posted By gatorgrizz27
I’d just do a sink and urinal if you’re where the...

I’d just do a sink and urinal if you’re where the neighbors can see you taking a leak outside. Not a huge deal to walk 200’ for a deuce.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 07-08-2018, 03:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 691
Posted By gatorgrizz27
I really like the looks of the new Larue Siete....

I really like the looks of the new Larue Siete. Not really a semi-custom, but not off the shelf either. Pick your barrel length and stock and it might scratch that itch.
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-01-2018, 02:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 183
Posted By gatorgrizz27
I’ve always thought if I had to go back to school...

I’ve always thought if I had to go back to school during the day and work nights, bar tending wouldn’t be too bad. Apparently you can get jobs loading UPS trucks early in the mornings as well and...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-01-2018, 06:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 405
Posted By gatorgrizz27
I wouldn’t do it unless you want to chance...

I wouldn’t do it unless you want to chance melting your wiring. It’s designed for a 5-10A load. It might work fine if the winch isn’t straining, but as soon as you pull something heavy or get it...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-01-2018, 05:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 397
Posted By gatorgrizz27
With the newer 9mm +P+ stuff, there’s not a big...

With the newer 9mm +P+ stuff, there’s not a big advantage to .357 Sig, (or .40 for that matter). It penetrates barriers slightly better if you expect to deal with car doors and windshields a lot, and...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 06-24-2018, 09:38 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,916
Posted By gatorgrizz27
Saw this bumped, so I’ll update my experience...

Saw this bumped, so I’ll update my experience last year. Shot a 10 pt whitetail at 125 yards with a 6.5 and 143 eld-x. Double lung shot, broke through a rib on the exit. Deer ran about 50 yards and...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-13-2018, 10:54 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,043
Posted By gatorgrizz27
The problem is, in most cases it’s not just a...

The problem is, in most cases it’s not just a fine. You’ll be required to either unhook the trailer or have someone with a CDL come get it if they choose to play that way.

I haven’t been able to...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-11-2018, 07:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 892
Posted By gatorgrizz27
Stupid. No reason they couldn’t have used a brass...

Stupid. No reason they couldn’t have used a brass NPT plug easily available at Home Depot besides saving $1 in a $70k truck.
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-07-2018, 06:14 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,619
Posted By gatorgrizz27
Cool thread, just found out I got my elk tag this...

Cool thread, just found out I got my elk tag this week, so I’ll be headed to CO in September to chase them as well.

I’ve been hiking with my pack pretty regularly for the last couple months, but...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 06-06-2018, 06:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 682
Posted By gatorgrizz27
I’m planning on getting one. No centerfire rifle...

I’m planning on getting one. No centerfire rifle cans are truly “hearing safe” in the long term. Plus the majority of my shooting is at the range where you’re required to wear ear pro anyways.
...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-06-2018, 05:38 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 3,727
Posted By gatorgrizz27
I’ve owned 4 trucks and 3 suv’s, and I much...

I’ve owned 4 trucks and 3 suv’s, and I much prefer the suv’s for my needs, as long as you’ve got a 4x8 utility trailer or similar.

I don’t carry many people, but it’s nice having fishing rods,...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 06-02-2018, 07:46 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,709
Posted By gatorgrizz27
They are awesome guns. My dad gave me his 6.5”...

They are awesome guns. My dad gave me his 6.5” ported 629 last year and the thing is super easy to shoot accurately, the trigger in single action mode is truly a “hair trigger” that shames all of my...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-29-2018, 09:01 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,630
Posted By gatorgrizz27
Yep. See this crap all the time. “Brand new...

Yep. See this crap all the time.

“Brand new boots, only worn a handful of times.”
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-25-2018, 08:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 275
Posted By gatorgrizz27
14” is smaller than a brisket, rack of ribs, or...

14” is smaller than a brisket, rack of ribs, or turkey. A standard Weber grill grate is 22” and fits perfectly in a 55 gallon drum if you’d like to build your own.
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-23-2018, 09:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,013
Posted By gatorgrizz27
I’m not in the area, but it’s probably a bad idea...

I’m not in the area, but it’s probably a bad idea to have it the same weekend as the bow season opener along with UT and A&M having games. Would hate for you to have a bad turnout.
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-23-2018, 08:59 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,039
Posted By gatorgrizz27
Exercise.

Exercise.
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-23-2018, 08:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 415
Posted By gatorgrizz27
It should be as long as the breaker on the...

It should be as long as the breaker on the generator is working properly. 30A at 220 would be 60A at 110, which is about what I’d expect it to draw.
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-23-2018, 08:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 415
Posted By gatorgrizz27
Only way to know for sure is to total up the...

Only way to know for sure is to total up the expected amp load then look at a chart. You don’t need to total up every device in there, just what you plan on running at the same time. You wouldn’t run...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-20-2018, 09:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,013
Posted By gatorgrizz27
Great idea for an amateur contest. Keep the entry...

Great idea for an amateur contest. Keep the entry fees reasonable, like $200 per team, and they can get businesses to sponsor them for advertising. I’d target it towards people that are proud of...
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 05-14-2018, 08:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,315
Posted By gatorgrizz27
I agree that separate work surfaces is a better...

I agree that separate work surfaces is a better idea, but if you need it to be portable/mobile look at the Paulk Total Station. He is a full time finish carpenter that is constantly working on...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-14-2018, 06:29 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,810
Posted By gatorgrizz27
Unfortunately, this is the kind of crap that...

Unfortunately, this is the kind of crap that happens when decent people fail to police their peers. I’m all for public access to natural places, but when I’m sitting at the beach with my wife and kid...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-14-2018, 06:19 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,327
Posted By gatorgrizz27
I can imagine the comedy when someone from Quebec...

I can imagine the comedy when someone from Quebec and a Cajun start speaking French. Especially about cooking nutria, drinking homemade whisky, etc.
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-14-2018, 06:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 985
Posted By gatorgrizz27
A 16’ PT 2x12 is a nice workout item too...

A 16’ PT 2x12 is a nice workout item too...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-14-2018, 05:58 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,250
Posted By gatorgrizz27
If you’re trying to game the system, sure. I have...

If you’re trying to game the system, sure. I have 1099 subcontractors that work for me, and they set their own hours. They tell me what time they want to show up, leave when they want, don’t have to...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-14-2018, 05:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 109
Posted By gatorgrizz27
Not sure if you can film and charge at the same...

Not sure if you can film and charge at the same time, but without needing to put the camera in the housing you might be able to just run off one of those USB charging packs people use to recharge...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-14-2018, 05:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 985
Posted By gatorgrizz27
I know nothing about working out, but I’ve said...

I know nothing about working out, but I’ve said time and time again that there is no better workout than carrying a 50 lb bag of something up stairs at a good pace.

As I’ve been researching...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 05-14-2018, 05:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 205
Posted By gatorgrizz27
There is really no cost savings on 12 gauge with...

There is really no cost savings on 12 gauge with current lead prices, even with free hulls.

If you wanted some low pressure loads for antique guns, or tungsten/hevi shot it would be worth it, but...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 05-09-2018, 08:43 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 987
Posted By gatorgrizz27
I have quite a few pistols, but if you took them...

I have quite a few pistols, but if you took them all and just left me with my Sig P938 I wouldn’t be that upset. Build quality is amazing, it’s small enough to carry 100% of the time, just heavy...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-09-2018, 08:35 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,864
Posted By gatorgrizz27
I’m a big fan of Hurricane Calico Jack rods. For...

I’m a big fan of Hurricane Calico Jack rods. For $50 they have a soft tip, fast action blank, Fuji micro guides, and enough backbone to handle a fish. Sensitive enough to feel it bumping along an...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-09-2018, 08:26 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,057
Posted By gatorgrizz27
The raw lamb wouldn’t concern me. I’d be more...

The raw lamb wouldn’t concern me. I’d be more worried about whatever shack you got it from that served it in a styrofoam tray.

I’m a big fan of the idea that the more dilapidated and unsanitary a...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-08-2018, 04:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,356
Posted By gatorgrizz27
You’re not likely to make a whole lot of $...

You’re not likely to make a whole lot of $ working for someone else for $15/hr on Saturday morning or a weeknight. If you don’t mind work and getting dirty, a pressure washing business is the way to...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-10-2018, 08:40 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 5,852
Posted By gatorgrizz27
IMO, both of those things would be exceptions to...

IMO, both of those things would be exceptions to the rules that would require prior approval.

With 12 spots I’d focus on finding the right guys that would rather follow the spirit of the rules...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-05-2018, 07:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 574
Posted By gatorgrizz27
https://www.dewaltmobilelock.com I have one...

https://www.dewaltmobilelock.com

I have one of these in my enclosed trailer. You can set up a schedule where it automatically arms/disarms itself or do it manually from your phone. It will detect...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-05-2018, 07:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,270
Posted By gatorgrizz27
If you don’t have life insurance, get it. No...

If you don’t have life insurance, get it. No excuses for that one, it’s dirt cheap.

Weigh your options with disability. Long term disability policies are expensive, and don’t start paying out for...
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-31-2018, 06:45 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,554
Posted By gatorgrizz27
Strange how many people mention 2-stroke...

Strange how many people mention 2-stroke outboards, especially with them fading out. I just picked up a Johnson 25 2-stroke, so my 6 month old son will get to grow up experiencing it.

I’ve...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 03-28-2018, 12:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 465
Posted By gatorgrizz27
It’s easy to swap sight out. They’re available in...

It’s easy to swap sight out. They’re available in different heights front and rear.
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-27-2018, 07:31 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 733
Posted By gatorgrizz27
Dewalt makes at least 4 different blowers. Skip...

Dewalt makes at least 4 different blowers. Skip the smallest $99 20v, it’s for blowing off tools and truck beds. The 20v Brushless model is comparable to the corded blowers I’ve used. Ideal for...
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-21-2018, 04:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 355
Posted By gatorgrizz27
Thanks, I picked it up

Thanks, I picked it up
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-21-2018, 07:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 355
Posted By gatorgrizz27
Outboard experts, looking at a 94 Johnson 25

Been having trouble finding a deal on a 25 hp 2-stroke for a boat I’m building. Guy here has a 94 Johnson 25, short shaft tiller with electric start for $900.

I know the Johnson’s were very highly...
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-21-2018, 06:53 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,155
Posted By gatorgrizz27
Those conditions make it tough to prepare for,...

Those conditions make it tough to prepare for, especially if you’re trying to go lightweight. Even worse is the fact that you’re likely to go from hiking to sitting still and glassing. It’s almost...
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-21-2018, 06:29 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,369
Posted By gatorgrizz27
Your post is a little hard to read/understand but...

Your post is a little hard to read/understand but something’s not right with the bees. The property my shop is on has several hives and the one next door does too. The two areas with hives are about...
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-21-2018, 06:21 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 993
Posted By gatorgrizz27
If your dogs stay your property and it’s a normal...

If your dogs stay your property and it’s a normal yard rather than a bunch of acreage, you’re better off treating the yard than the dogs. No fleas in the yard, no fleas on the dog. If there’s a ton...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 03-03-2018, 05:25 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 822
Posted By gatorgrizz27
Interesting thought I just had. In a bolt action,...

Interesting thought I just had. In a bolt action, powder residue is basically lube. I wonder if it actually helps prevent copper fouling and keeps accuracy and velocities up longer like moly-coated...
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-03-2018, 02:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 748
Posted By gatorgrizz27
Sounds more like an hours d’oeuvre type deal,...

Sounds more like an hours d’oeuvre type deal, small bites. I haven’t tried this particular recipe, but I’ve done about 25 others from him and they are all phenomenal. I’ve been cooking for a long...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 02-27-2018, 08:29 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,399
Posted By gatorgrizz27
I’m sure this is going to be an unpopular...

I’m sure this is going to be an unpopular opinion, and I’m against mandatory longer waiting periods for purchases, but we as legal gun owners need to step up and be vocal about preventing criminals...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 02-26-2018, 05:21 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 996
Posted By gatorgrizz27
The Dead Air Sandman series is regarded as one of...

The Dead Air Sandman series is regarded as one of the best. They are rated for .300 Win Mag with no barrel length restrictions and not overly bulky/heavy for an AR setup.
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-26-2018, 05:18 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,368
Posted By gatorgrizz27
Honestly, I would spend a bit of time learning...

Honestly, I would spend a bit of time learning vocabulary and basic verb conjugations, then take 2 week’s of immersion classes somewhere like Antigua or Costa Rica.

I took 12 years of Spanish...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 02-24-2018, 05:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,273
Posted By gatorgrizz27
The receiver is one of the least important parts,...

The receiver is one of the least important parts, assuming it isn’t polymer and is machined to spec. Most uppers and lowers all come from the same handful of forges anyway. Spend your $ on a quality...
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