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Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 03-01-2017, 10:41 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,948
Posted By EdO
That's as good as any. I love the .30-.30 it's a...

That's as good as any. I love the .30-.30 it's a fantastic gun! Easy on the recoil, light, quick, don't need a scope, accurate enough, powerful enough, and just a pleasure to shoot. Not to...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 03-01-2017, 10:13 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,182
Posted By EdO
And that, my friend, was my obvious choice. ...

And that, my friend, was my obvious choice. Small, light weight, and has served in that capacity for more years than I can remember. If you don't like the 94, there are a other options out there. ...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-07-2016, 09:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,057
Posted By EdO
Until the commissioner get's his hoodlums under...

Until the commissioner get's his hoodlums under control I don't watch any football. Enough is enough and I've had it with the NFL. Not just the knee stuff either. Another thing I don't watch is...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-28-2016, 11:15 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 3,887
Posted By EdO
Case Seahorse Whittlers and empty beer cans. ...

Case Seahorse Whittlers and empty beer cans. Working on my beer can collection as I type.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 10-28-2016, 11:02 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,346
Posted By EdO
I've been shooting a .270 for over 50 years. ...

I've been shooting a .270 for over 50 years. Hand loads and off the shelf. Almost exclusively 130's. Other than cost, or the enjoyment of hand loading, I've never seen much difference...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-28-2016, 10:55 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 3,546
Posted By EdO
Eat what you like. Don't matter what everybody...

Eat what you like. Don't matter what everybody else likes.
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-31-2016, 11:13 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,007
Posted By EdO
Good luck! Comfort and civility I'd go with the...

Good luck! Comfort and civility I'd go with the Jeep. Off road, and get dirty the Toyota. I have a Jeep myself, but it's a Wrangler so doesn't apply. For me the Toyota would be the better rig. ...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-31-2016, 10:50 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,368
Posted By EdO
Need to modify my original comment, if your...

Need to modify my original comment, if your young and still in the work force, I'd get it taken care of. Mine has gotten some what better as time passes, but it still hurts when I do certain...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-31-2016, 09:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 375
Posted By EdO
I've been using the old standard Muzzie 3 blade...

I've been using the old standard Muzzie 3 blade for years. I guess I'm old and dated, but they have worked well over the years and are relatively inexpensive. Tough as nails too.
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-31-2016, 09:44 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,774
Posted By EdO
I've never been on one shorter than 7 months. ...

I've never been on one shorter than 7 months. Enjoyed every one of them though. Didn't have much to do underway, but port calls were a blast. Go for it. Nothing like being on the open ocean. ...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 07-31-2016, 09:39 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,579
Posted By EdO
Why did you even need to ask????

Why did you even need to ask????
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-31-2016, 09:33 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 1,933
Posted By EdO
An old mans answer. KE doesn't mean too much...

An old mans answer. KE doesn't mean too much when talking hunting arrows. Yes, you need enough to get to the vitals, but anything beyond that is pretty much wasted. We all know an arrow kills by...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-31-2016, 09:23 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,368
Posted By EdO
I have no idea how bad your tear is, I tore the...

I have no idea how bad your tear is, I tore the one on my right arm several years ago. Did not get surgery. Some things still hurt when I do them. Many things don't. I'm good with my decision. ...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-30-2016, 12:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 740
Posted By EdO
Been there, done that, the cancer thing. ...

Been there, done that, the cancer thing. Treatments are getting more effective. When I had mine the pathologist told me 5 years ago we'd have said you are terminal. Now, you have a 95 percent...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-30-2016, 12:11 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,025
Posted By EdO
Never seen the movie and probaly won't. The...

Never seen the movie and probaly won't. The battle of Midway was pretty much set up by the breaking of the Japanese code. Whoever the code breaking team was we will probably never know. The team...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-29-2016, 11:55 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,147
Posted By EdO
You know, I came back from 2 years in Nam in 66...

You know, I came back from 2 years in Nam in 66 ... I got used to that crap. It is what it is. Punks that don't really know much, brought up in our "education system" (don't get me started on...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-29-2016, 11:23 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,487
Posted By EdO
Yup! Both of them. Was offered surgery or...

Yup! Both of them. Was offered surgery or physical therapy. If I was younger I'd have gone for the surgery. I was 72 at the time so who knows if I'd have outlived the surgery recovery time. So...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-29-2016, 11:16 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 4,856
Posted By EdO
Either one or both of my kids. Wife a distant...

Either one or both of my kids. Wife a distant third (too impatient).
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-29-2016, 11:10 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 913
Posted By EdO
To all my nam brothers ..... Welcome Home!

To all my nam brothers ..... Welcome Home!
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-29-2016, 11:00 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 913
Posted By EdO
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nWURHdqHTOo ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nWURHdqHTOo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uQLZUxnacsI
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-30-2016, 07:18 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 4,317
Posted By EdO
Not often you can go on youtube and find the...

Not often you can go on youtube and find the exact vehicle your looking for, but here it is. Can't even think about how much trapping I had to do to pay for it in 1959, but it was a lot. Sweet...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-30-2016, 06:47 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,107
Posted By EdO
My oppinion? .308, deer, manufacturer doesn't...

My oppinion? .308, deer, manufacturer doesn't much matter, bullet weight does, heavier bullets are going to tend to blow through and expend their energy in the dirt bank or tree whichever they...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-30-2016, 06:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 671
Posted By EdO
Have run the drill three times now here's what my...

Have run the drill three times now here's what my experience has been. Hail is hail, if it's bad enought it's gonna screw up your roof. I don't care what anybody says, next time around I'm going...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-30-2016, 06:32 PM
Replies: 7,184
Views: 117,567
Posted By EdO
Some decisions have to be made, all above my pay...

Some decisions have to be made, all above my pay grade so don't have to worry about it. What to do when Yu returns and then there's the Choo and Hamilton thing to consider. Choo is going to be Choo...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-30-2016, 06:22 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,107
Posted By EdO
It's an enjoyable and useful hobby (can also get...

It's an enjoyable and useful hobby (can also get expensive). Once you get your ticket there's a lot of ways to go, you can simply rag chew, work as a MARS affiliate (Military Affiliate Radio...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-18-2016, 11:19 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,608
Posted By EdO
eriously try coconut water. And sorry for...

eriously try coconut water.

And sorry for the typos in the 1st post. Maybe I should add "master English" as a silo and have my high school English teacher as my mentor!

There may be something...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-18-2016, 11:07 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,414
Posted By EdO
Sounds weird to me. What I do know is that the...

Sounds weird to me. What I do know is that the clay/mud works because I saw it done at the local golf course. They made one of the ponds deeper and it developed a leak. They brought it a couple...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-18-2016, 11:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 391
Posted By EdO
What kind of knives? There are several kinds. ...

What kind of knives? There are several kinds. If it was me, and it ain't, I'd do as the previous poster suggested. Go to Youtube, enter knife kits and go through the results. Start with a...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-18-2016, 10:50 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 6,969
Posted By EdO
I've had the opportunity, thanks to Uncle Sam, to...

I've had the opportunity, thanks to Uncle Sam, to drink a lot of beers in a lot of countries and to me I like them a little on the hoppy/bitter side. Guess that's why I have a liking for Lone Star...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-18-2016, 10:42 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 16,937
Posted By EdO
If it ain't dead, I don't pick it up. Maybe I'm...

If it ain't dead, I don't pick it up. Maybe I'm chicken, but I've made it to 73 and hoping for another 73.
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-18-2016, 10:20 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,719
Posted By EdO
I bought an xdm. My son in law has had a Glock...

I bought an xdm. My son in law has had a Glock 19 for several years (he's a leo). An hour on the range and he wants to swap. I can't tell the difference except the Springfield fits my had a little...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-18-2016, 10:05 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 6,969
Posted By EdO
We all have or tastes, but for an everyday...

We all have or tastes, but for an everyday drinker good old Texas Lone Star ain't all that bad. Inexpensive also. For a treat, I like Kirin or several other foreign beers some of which are not...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-18-2016, 10:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 364
Posted By EdO
Don't know about who is best or cheapest, but...

Don't know about who is best or cheapest, but NTB did a good job on mine. Forget what the cost was. You'll probably need a reallignment to go with it.
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-18-2016, 09:58 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,608
Posted By EdO
Exercise by itself ain't gonna do it. Calories...

Exercise by itself ain't gonna do it. Calories expended per hour of exercise, do the math. Calories in, calories out. Once again, do the math. End result, do not eat so many high calorie goods. ...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-18-2016, 09:49 PM
Replies: 686
Views: 22,206
Posted By EdO
I don't get it. Grew up spraying ddt and 24d on...

I don't get it. Grew up spraying ddt and 24d on the crops. Been eating pretty much anything I want and/or the military chose to feed me. Drink as much beer as I want and seem to be doing o.k. at...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-18-2016, 09:42 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 6,969
Posted By EdO
Got a friend that loves it also. I'm kind of...

Got a friend that loves it also. I'm kind of neutral on the bottled variety. In the can, not so much, Might be all in my head. For an everyday drinking beer, it's a good choice.
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-18-2016, 09:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,415
Posted By EdO
Kind of unrelated and kind of related. I have a...

Kind of unrelated and kind of related. I have a 2006 Jeep Liberty that's diesel powered. Love it compared to the gas models. I use it pretty much solely as a hunting vehicle and the low end torque...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-11-2016, 01:16 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 633
Posted By EdO
If you want him to read, don't try to force...

If you want him to read, don't try to force anything on him. When I was a kid anytime anybody tried to tell me what to read I hated it. I particularly hated book reports. I loved reading and still...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-11-2016, 12:56 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,559
Posted By EdO
X2 Consussion Hangovers don't last 2 days. ...

X2 Consussion Hangovers don't last 2 days. Trust me, I've had a bunch of them and 2 concussions (unrelated to booze). Either way, you'll be fine.
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-11-2016, 12:53 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,278
Posted By EdO
Happy Birthday. Another one is always a good...

Happy Birthday. Another one is always a good thing. Beats the alternative. Don't sweat the grey hair part, a few days you'll forget all about it unless somebody says something. It's a badge of...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-11-2016, 12:24 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,905
Posted By EdO
Back in the day, late 50's, early 60's our county...

Back in the day, late 50's, early 60's our county agent, Herman Nielsen, used to bite off the ends of cigars and use it for chew. Ths was in N. MN so in the winter everybody wore gloves in the...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-11-2016, 12:16 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,907
Posted By EdO
I have no idea, only a qualified attorney could...

I have no idea, only a qualified attorney could answer all those questions. The best thing your friends did was not to argue and leave. If the lady was intoxicated, she was clearly illegal, but...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-11-2016, 12:08 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 5,431
Posted By EdO
Keurigs are made for folks that think they like...

Keurigs are made for folks that think they like coffee.
All that comes out is dish water. Maybe if they held a double k cup they'd be fine.
Our's collects dust and we use a ten dollar mr...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-11-2016, 12:01 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,389
Posted By EdO
I ain't got much of a clue what your talking...

I ain't got much of a clue what your talking about. If I hadn't been in the Navy I probably wouldn't have any idea. On the work ethic side I've had a lot of experience. When I retired from the...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-10-2016, 11:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 476
Posted By EdO
I'd google for some open source video editors. ...

I'd google for some open source video editors. They are normally free and the power may surprise you. A very good photo editor is GIMP and there may be video plug ins for it. Don't know because...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-10-2016, 11:25 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 3,965
Posted By EdO
I have no idea what anybody else should or would...

I have no idea what anybody else should or would do. Here's what I did. Signed up as an organ donor and also signed up to donate whatever remains there are to Baylor University Medical Center for...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-10-2016, 10:49 PM
Replies: 7,184
Views: 117,567
Posted By EdO
My assessment ... positives: Mazara...

My assessment ...
positives:
Mazara ... Can he hit .275-.300 after the league gets a book on him? Methinks there's a good chance of it.
Barnette and Klein in relief
negatives:
...
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-30-2016, 11:39 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,247
Posted By EdO
That's what I was thinking.

That's what I was thinking.
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-30-2016, 11:35 PM
Replies: 7,184
Views: 117,567
Posted By EdO
I'm in. I do have a lot of question marks about...

I'm in. I do have a lot of question marks about the team though. Well, maybe a few. The rotation bothers me a bit. A lot of if's there, and LF and CF also. Can DD repeat or improve in CF? How...
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-30-2016, 11:20 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,777
Posted By EdO
I can't watch a war movie, any war movie.

I can't watch a war movie, any war movie.
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