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Forum: Around the Campfire 01-12-2018, 10:31 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 3,372
Posted By Gummi Bear
20x72 Gatortrax with 200 Honda or Yamaha. ...

20x72 Gatortrax with 200 Honda or Yamaha.

Maybe build a bow fishing platform for it as well.



I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately...

Henry David Thoreau
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 01-11-2018, 07:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 484
Posted By Gummi Bear
No such thing. Try searching for a ďbrakeĒ....

No such thing.

Try searching for a ďbrakeĒ. Like brakes on a car.

I have a Troy Claymore. It worked great on my AR.
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-11-2018, 07:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 501
Posted By Gummi Bear
Beg for sex, accept denial. Skulk off to pout. ...

Beg for sex, accept denial. Skulk off to pout.

Rent a movie and enjoy your drive thru taco.



I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately...

Henry David Thoreau
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 01-10-2018, 10:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 381
Posted By Gummi Bear
Cool project. If the rebuild doesnít work,...

Cool project.

If the rebuild doesnít work, you may as well add a 20HP V-twin.

Lots of swap info for them.



I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-10-2018, 09:52 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,407
Posted By Gummi Bear
Since ambulance chasing isnít as profitable, now...

Since ambulance chasing isnít as profitable, now trumping up some BS numbers in the name of ďprotecting the environment ď is the new thing for these lawyers to do.





I went to the woods...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-10-2018, 04:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 497
Posted By Gummi Bear
Top of the line service. Mrs and I got...

Top of the line service.

Mrs and I got married there.

We rented a casita, with a swim up bar just a few steps off the back porch. The food was good, and the tours that they organize were a ton...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-10-2018, 04:02 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 4,918
Posted By Gummi Bear
I can't justify $300 for a camp chair. I do...

I can't justify $300 for a camp chair.

I do love my zero gravity lounge chair (kind of the same concept, but awesomer) I've fallen asleep in it tons of times. I have it out at the Farm, and I...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 01-08-2018, 09:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 672
Posted By Gummi Bear
My buddy and I split the cost to build our own...

My buddy and I split the cost to build our own annealer.

Hoop torch, an old press, and some Tempilaq gets it done.

I like the looks of the Annealeez. It seems well made. There was a fella out...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-07-2018, 11:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 282
Posted By Gummi Bear
That looks neat! I went to the woods...

That looks neat!



I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately...

Henry David Thoreau
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 01-07-2018, 11:18 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,024
Posted By Gummi Bear
Sounds like a lot of us inherited them from our...

Sounds like a lot of us inherited them from our dads and grandfathers.

Grandpa bought mine in 1957, and another just like it in 30-30 (which my brother received)
...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 01-07-2018, 11:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 321
Posted By Gummi Bear
An adapter BRAKE, perhaps? You need a nice...

An adapter BRAKE, perhaps?

You need a nice strap wrench, and you may need to back up your brake with a standard wrench to separate the two. If youíre worried about marring the finish on your can,...
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 01-07-2018, 10:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,145
Posted By Gummi Bear
Thatís a great new design, Bob! I went...

Thatís a great new design, Bob!



I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately...

Henry David Thoreau
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-07-2018, 02:46 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,367
Posted By Gummi Bear
https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180107/d03b8d4b...

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180107/d03b8d4bceb841b34e4c86f0e622ae8f.jpg



I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately...

Henry David Thoreau
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 01-07-2018, 12:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 514
Posted By Gummi Bear
I have a couple of Elusive Wildlife lights,...

I have a couple of Elusive Wildlife lights, theyíve been good, but my big light is failing. I will see how it is getting repair parts. Iíve used them for several years now.

Pop has a Sniper...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-06-2018, 01:57 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 7,156
Posted By Gummi Bear
Howard The Duck is a cult classic. It's so bad,...

Howard The Duck is a cult classic. It's so bad, it's awesome.




That's not a movie, it's a documentary; about our next Democrat president and his cabinet. It is funny though.
Forum: It's All About the Video 01-05-2018, 11:40 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,139
Posted By Gummi Bear
Really nice job on editing the video. The music...

Really nice job on editing the video. The music was fantastic, and I appreciate it for the production effort as much as the content.

Great shot, and what a beautiful ranch.

Thanks for...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-05-2018, 11:05 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 7,156
Posted By Gummi Bear
No contest: ...

No contest:

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1022883/

Hands down, the worst film, maybe ever.



I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-05-2018, 10:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 177
Posted By Gummi Bear
Carter, Stan, Scott, TruBall all make quality...

Carter, Stan, Scott, TruBall all make quality releases

Go and try a bunch.

Get one that fits your hand. I see a bunch of folks that buy one that is too big, and it invites some bad habits
...
Forum: Current Events - Politics and Such 01-05-2018, 09:53 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 2,119
Posted By Gummi Bear
Look at the DEA drug schedule. ...

Look at the DEA drug schedule.

https://www.dea.gov/druginfo/ds.shtml

According to them, marijuana is more dangerous than cocaine, oxycontin, ketamine and other drugs.

Yes, that list is not...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 01-05-2018, 09:48 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,024
Posted By Gummi Bear
I have hunted with one since I was 12 years old. ...

I have hunted with one since I was 12 years old.

It does great on deer and hogs. I've shot 45-70, but do not own one.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 01-05-2018, 09:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 380
Posted By Gummi Bear
Anything you attach to your barrel will influence...

Anything you attach to your barrel will influence the harmonics.

How much, is going to vary from rifle to rifle. Put the same brake (not a break, it's like brakes on a car) on a different rifle,...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 01-04-2018, 11:08 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 526
Posted By Gummi Bear
I've had nothing but good experience with DNZ...

I've had nothing but good experience with DNZ mounts.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 01-04-2018, 11:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 567
Posted By Gummi Bear
Punches (Wheeler) Tipton rods, jags and brushes...

Punches (Wheeler)
Tipton rods, jags and brushes for cleaning
Screwdriver set
Torque wrench
Sight pusher
Trigger scale
Bore guide
Bore snakes
Flannel patches
Glock sight and magazine tools
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 01-04-2018, 11:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 300
Posted By Gummi Bear
1 - Yes, but only for stuff I plan to shoot long...

1 - Yes, but only for stuff I plan to shoot long range. You can get away with quite a bit at hunting ranges

2 - No. At least, not yet. This is something that I just haven't gotten into yet. I...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 01-03-2018, 08:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 282
Posted By Gummi Bear
Pop bought one last summer. He put a VX3 4-14 on...

Pop bought one last summer. He put a VX3 4-14 on it, and even with the rotten trigger I got it to shoot MOA with some handloads I threw together. It's a pretty darn good rifle, and feels good when...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-02-2018, 09:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 651
Posted By Gummi Bear
Midheight deckover, this affords the full 102Ē...

Midheight deckover, this affords the full 102Ē width

Tilt bed

Trailing arm, air ride suspension



Stuff like tie downs, metal deck, loading lights, and a winch are standard wish list items.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-29-2017, 10:10 AM
Replies: 3,289
Views: 71,604
Posted By Gummi Bear
I was losing my mind watching Hill screw the...

I was losing my mind watching Hill screw the pooch again and again in the first half. That idiot has no business on the ballfield. The best tweet of the night was a TCU fan saying something to the...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 12-27-2017, 10:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 365
Posted By Gummi Bear
65gn Sierra Game King They work.

65gn Sierra Game King

They work.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-26-2017, 11:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,020
Posted By Gummi Bear
I went once up in Wisconsin with my cousin. ...

I went once up in Wisconsin with my cousin.

He and his buddies built a bonfires on the ice, and we sat around our holes in lawn chairs drinking beer.

I was scared out of my mind that the fire...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-25-2017, 09:19 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,393
Posted By Gummi Bear
Got a 1960ís style ashtray (now I want a cigar,...

Got a 1960ís style ashtray (now I want a cigar, but itís too darn cold to go sit on the porch!)

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20171226/d86281ce7b72c9d598ab02619a6479bf.jpg

Some hotrod parts...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 12-22-2017, 10:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 723
Posted By Gummi Bear
Subsonic rounds are for entertainment purposes...

Subsonic rounds are for entertainment purposes only.

They have no business hunting. Ever.

For those who think that a subsonic from one caliber is somehow superior to a subsonic in another,...
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 12-21-2017, 09:32 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,089
Posted By Gummi Bear
Looking good! That rifle deserves a nice...

Looking good!

That rifle deserves a nice classic scope with a gloss finish to match the barrel and action.



I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately...

Henry David...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-19-2017, 09:36 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,397
Posted By Gummi Bear
Leupold. I went through this exercise a few...

Leupold.

I went through this exercise a few years ago. I wanted the best binos I could get for $500. I insisted on German, USA or Japan glass.

I first bought a set of Steiner, and on the...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-18-2017, 09:07 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,763
Posted By Gummi Bear
As soon as the divorce papers are filed, the...

As soon as the divorce papers are filed, the doors can be locked, and her access limited. Youíll need a smart, legal type person to explain the finer details.



I went to the woods because I...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 12-18-2017, 09:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 458
Posted By Gummi Bear
My dad loves his belly band. He wears it all the...

My dad loves his belly band. He wears it all the time, especially when working out.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-18-2017, 09:03 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,763
Posted By Gummi Bear
I've seen this scenario play out before. ...

I've seen this scenario play out before.

She'll be back. That money won't last.

Get an attorney, today. File divorce and draw up a new will. Get them submitted to the court as quickly as...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-17-2017, 09:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 366
Posted By Gummi Bear
65gn Sierra Game King A time tested...

65gn Sierra Game King

A time tested favorite. Not sexy, but decades of proven performance



I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately...

Henry David Thoreau
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-16-2017, 10:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 548
Posted By Gummi Bear
Mrs and I got married in Playa. The resort was...

Mrs and I got married in Playa. The resort was pretty awesome. Adults only, and all inclusive. I plan to take her back for our 20th (only 4 years away)
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 12-16-2017, 09:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 728
Posted By Gummi Bear
The fumes from the zinc, are the same fumes that...

The fumes from the zinc, are the same fumes that make you sick from welding galvanized material (rich in zinc)

The vapor is damaging to your lungs. I've always been told to drink buttermilk, but...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-16-2017, 09:11 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 2,665
Posted By Gummi Bear
You've probably got voltage issues. Every...

You've probably got voltage issues.

Every time I have any timer start to act up, I first start checking voltages and connections. That almost always fixes the problem.

Bad battery,bad backup...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 12-15-2017, 10:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 277
Posted By Gummi Bear
Maybe try Shooting a open sight rifle? Like a...

Maybe try Shooting a open sight rifle? Like a cowboy gun, or an old army surplus.

I like to hunt with a 96 Mauser and a 1917 Eddystone, both have a peep sight. Iíve also used an old Model 94,...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-15-2017, 10:27 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,853
Posted By Gummi Bear
Square toe for me. Rubber sole. They are super...

Square toe for me. Rubber sole. They are super comfy. Iím partial to Twisted X, they make plenty of boots in EE width.

That said, my everyday boots are round toe Red Wings, electric hazard rated....
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-15-2017, 07:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 459
Posted By Gummi Bear
Double Bull They're not cheap, but they are...

Double Bull

They're not cheap, but they are the best one made so far.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 12-12-2017, 10:41 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,219
Posted By Gummi Bear
How about a 338 Win Mag? Itís weird, and...

How about a 338 Win Mag?

Itís weird, and will make the 400 yard shot with plenty of energy to spare.



I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately...

Henry David Thoreau
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-12-2017, 10:12 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,222
Posted By Gummi Bear
Never had to. The rule in my house has...

Never had to.

The rule in my house has always been ďdonít knock it till you tried itĒ

My wife accepts it. My daughter has never known any different. She loves to hunt, and eat what she kills....
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-12-2017, 10:34 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 4,293
Posted By Gummi Bear
I drink mine bulletproof style For the...

I drink mine bulletproof style


For the last several years, Iíve insisted on Dunkin Donuts coffee. Itís good stuff. A few weeks ago, I grabbed some Sumatran coffee on a whim. I like it even...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-10-2017, 11:16 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 943
Posted By Gummi Bear
Do a mountain bike tour of Red Rock canyon (at...

Do a mountain bike tour of Red Rock canyon (at dawn for extra bonus points. It's amazing)

Smoke a few cigars at Casa Fuente.

Take in a couple of shows in old Vegas.

Do some looking, surely...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 12-09-2017, 08:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 442
Posted By Gummi Bear
6.5-06 ...

6.5-06

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/6.5-06_A-Square

Kind of like a supercharged Creedmoor.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 12-09-2017, 08:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 535
Posted By Gummi Bear
That bullet has a solid base. I doubt it's...

That bullet has a solid base.

I doubt it's opening up much at all, especially at the velocity of a 22-250. You're simply poking a .22" hole in a critter. Of course it's going to run.

Look at...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-06-2017, 09:13 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,507
Posted By Gummi Bear
Flood lights in camp are obnoxious. Don't waste...

Flood lights in camp are obnoxious. Don't waste your money.

Lighted cleaning area

Festoon (heavy duty Christmas lights) for around camp, and common walkways

Power for camper

Convenience...
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