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Forum: Around the Campfire 04-23-2018, 10:46 AM
Replies: 99
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Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
RTIC is great

RTICs are great. Same design as Yeti but literally half the price. Like, so similar design wise you'd think RTIC is Chinese (they're not - they're Texan).

Actually the story I heard is the RTIC...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-22-2018, 01:05 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 8,965
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
Steak

First of all, steak should be done RARE or MEDIUM RARE. Hot and fast.


If anyone ever orders their steak well done (or even medium-well), they're dead to me.


As for cut, Ribeye is good, but...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-03-2018, 08:05 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 6,989
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
The "two months salary" or "three months salary"...

The "two months salary" or "three months salary" is just marketing nonsense by De Beers. That's the same company who has warehouses full of diamonds in Africa and keeps the supply artificially...
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-15-2018, 04:46 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,327
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
Wrap it with butcher paper (unwaxed is better,...

Wrap it with butcher paper (unwaxed is better, but waxed is OK) for the last 3-4 hours while on the smoker.

Then, when you get it off the smoker, wrap it with foil and let it rest for an hour or...
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-12-2018, 04:00 PM
Replies: 415
Views: 25,010
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
Rescue dog. I've bought purebreds in the...

Rescue dog.

I've bought purebreds in the past. But after visiting a few animal shelters, I just couldn't stomach the thought of going to a breeder when there are so many perfectly good dogs who...
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 03-07-2018, 11:35 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,577
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
You missed a digit there. 320 applications for 80...

You missed a digit there. 320 applications for 80 permits is ~25%

Anyway I heard it ended up being a little over 500 apps. So ~15% chance. Sadly I wasn't one of them.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 03-01-2018, 05:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 342
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
My 2 cents: Krieger Barrels are the best of the...

My 2 cents: Krieger Barrels are the best of the best the end. Bought my complete upper from Precision Firearms. Have been extremely happy with it.

Not cheap, but the quality is rocksolid; has...
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 02-23-2018, 10:35 AM
Replies: 746
Views: 49,976
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
It might not be pure local favoritism. Dealing...

It might not be pure local favoritism. Dealing with faxed and mailed and emailed and in-person applications (and treating them all fairly) is a logistically difficult task. By saying "y'all gotta...
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 02-23-2018, 10:09 AM
Replies: 746
Views: 49,976
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
Is it still a 1 proxy 1 application rule, or can...

Is it still a 1 proxy 1 application rule, or can a proxy turn in several applications now that it's a lottery system? Anyone talked to the refuge staff about the rules for proxies??
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-21-2018, 08:00 PM
Replies: 305
Views: 16,483
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
Anyone ever used a Darton Scorpion crossbow?...

Anyone ever used a Darton Scorpion crossbow? Reviews?
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 02-21-2018, 09:28 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,939
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
All drawn hunts from what I understand. I've...

All drawn hunts from what I understand. I've heard of people pulling Whitetails and pigs off the walk-in public hunting land, but never an Axis.

As for the draws...

Garner is covered up with...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-20-2018, 08:24 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,560
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
No love for divorce lawyers, but could it perhaps...

No love for divorce lawyers, but could it perhaps be that people who have the cash to pay for the billable hours also tend to have the cash for both sides to get greedy about and fight over, and...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-20-2018, 08:19 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,560
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
It's impossible to give an accurate answer to a...

It's impossible to give an accurate answer to a question like this.

Depends on what county, what court, and what judge. Depends on how much "stuff" there is to divide up. Depends on if there is a...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 02-19-2018, 11:54 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 3,201
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
I'll just say this - I've shot deer with 6.5...

I'll just say this - I've shot deer with 6.5 Grendel, 243, 270, 308, 300 Win Mag, 375 H&H Mag. You're right there is only one kind of dead... but bigger, faster bullet (more energy) at the business...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-19-2018, 11:11 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,371
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
They're both obviously brand-name schools...

They're both obviously brand-name schools (although IMO the UT brand is more esteemed in lots of places). One big difference is likely to be the alumni network.

OU, she'll have lots of connections...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-19-2018, 09:53 AM
Replies: 227
Views: 2,912
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
Entered

Entered
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-16-2018, 06:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 429
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
Is time of the essence? If not, Boil it for a...

Is time of the essence? If not, Boil it for a hour or so, scrape off what you can, then bury it in your garden for a year (put something heavy on top of it so critters don't dig up). Then dig it up,...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 02-16-2018, 11:03 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 808
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
6.5 Grendel with a heavy and long Krieger barrel....

6.5 Grendel with a heavy and long Krieger barrel. The end.
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-16-2018, 09:56 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,850
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
My dad bought a brand-new Remington a few years...

My dad bought a brand-new Remington a few years back. The barrel was AWFUL. It shot 12-18" groups at 100 yd. Verified by multiple experienced shooters and a gunsmith. I can understand mass produced...
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 02-15-2018, 09:53 PM
Replies: 746
Views: 49,976
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
Yeah, on a Monday morning. In person. Still...

Yeah, on a Monday morning. In person.

Still gonna try, but jeez. That sucks.
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-15-2018, 04:50 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,532
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
Oh I don't know... maybe nothing is "wrong with...

Oh I don't know... maybe nothing is "wrong with it". I just wouldn't want for all of the state parks and refuges to do stuff like this.
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-15-2018, 03:13 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,532
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
So basically it's only open to folks who live in...

So basically it's only open to folks who live in the Valley already (or MAYBE San Antonio) and people who happen to have that Monday off/don't mind flying down just to get the permit.

I mean,...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-15-2018, 01:59 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 937
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
Live below your means. Spend much less than you...

Live below your means. Spend much less than you earn. Invest the rest in Index Funds unless you can really understand a balance sheet and cash flow statement (most can't and that's OK) in which case...
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 02-15-2018, 01:52 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,605
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
Hope to draw that one soon! I hear tell that...

Hope to draw that one soon! I hear tell that there are a few Axis out there too.. see any? (in order words, was it ALL Aoudad or just MOSTLY Aoudad?)
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-15-2018, 11:01 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,762
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
Yep. There are more Axis, Blackbuck, Nilgai,...

Yep. There are more Axis, Blackbuck, Nilgai, Barasinga, etc. in Texas than in India. More Scimitar Oryx in Texas than in Middle East/North Africa wild (I think those might even be extinct or nearly...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-15-2018, 10:49 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,688
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
Might be interested if you still have spots

Might be interested if you still have spots
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 02-15-2018, 10:46 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 3,009
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
270 with a heavier barrel could work. Recoil is...

270 with a heavier barrel could work. Recoil is not just about the caliber, but the weight of the rifle matters a lot. Matters more than you would think. For example, I bought my girlfriend a 300 win...
Forum: Recipes 02-15-2018, 10:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,394
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
Bookmarking this one for sure

Bookmarking this one for sure
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-15-2018, 09:54 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,031
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
Has anyone successfully called one in with the...

Has anyone successfully called one in with the EZY-AXIS?

How long did it take you to "get good"? Am definitely getting one soon and hopefully can be sounding good by June/July. My GF is going to...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-15-2018, 08:30 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,718
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
Kudos to the wildlife biologist who runs their...

Kudos to the wildlife biologist who runs their breeding program (that's who should really get the award here) and orchestrated the production of this monster.

I suppose congrats to the ""hunter""...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 02-15-2018, 08:18 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,015
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
When I got mine, I got the smaller one from...

When I got mine, I got the smaller one from Costco for a few reasons:

1. I have a pier and beam house, and the larger gun safes are crazy heavy, don't want to f up my foundation (or, for that...
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 02-14-2018, 02:46 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,605
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
Very very cool. How long did you have your name...

Very very cool. How long did you have your name in the hat before you drew that one?
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 02-13-2018, 10:50 AM
Replies: 746
Views: 49,976
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
Not sure if this is the right place to ask this...

Not sure if this is the right place to ask this question, BUT... Anyone know anything about "Rattlesnake Island" just off the coast of LANWR? Maps seem to indicate it's not part of the refuge. Is it...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-13-2018, 10:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 447
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
Also would be interested in the list. But...

Also would be interested in the list. But probably will go anyway to support
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 02-13-2018, 09:51 AM
Replies: 288
Views: 19,425
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
Well, unlike with some other public hunts,...

Well, unlike with some other public hunts, there's no central check station or "leaderboard" so I don't really know for certain. We talked to 3 or so other hunters who had seen some Nilgai from afar...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-13-2018, 09:45 AM
Replies: 1,396
Views: 53,616
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
there is also a subreddit or two for ketogenic...

there is also a subreddit or two for ketogenic eating, if you don't mind the whole internet hipster millenial thing.

reddit.com/r/keto and (if you're into lifting) reddit.com/r/ketogains
Forum: Public Hunting Opportunities 02-12-2018, 02:49 PM
Replies: 288
Views: 19,425
Posted By Ryan-in-SA1
Small report for you. We just got back from...

Small report for you.

We just got back from 3 days doing the Nilgai only rifle hunt on Teniente (Feb 9th-11th). Sorry if I'm not supposed to post rifle reports here. That piece of land is a TOUGH...
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