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Forum: Traditional Today, 06:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 307
Posted By 60 Deluxe
Use what ever weapon you want for hunting. But...

Use what ever weapon you want for hunting. But keep at least one trad bow for play.
Forum: Traditional 01-14-2021, 09:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 668
Posted By 60 Deluxe
Thanks. They made it too long for me. I think...

Thanks. They made it too long for me. I think that could pull the pins, plug the holes, and reset them where I want. I'm going to keep an eye out for one to modify.
Forum: Traditional 01-12-2021, 10:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 470
Posted By 60 Deluxe
Congrats. I'm steadily moving longer. 62" is my...

Congrats. I'm steadily moving longer. 62" is my minimum now, and I prefer 64". So much smoother and my arthritic hands like the string angle better.
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-12-2021, 05:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 694
Posted By 60 Deluxe
True on the power limit. I know from my ham...

True on the power limit. I know from my ham radio hobby that different antennas have different levels of gain. Antenna design is a substantial part of getting the most out of a radio both for...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-12-2021, 05:29 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 831
Posted By 60 Deluxe
Now I wonder if the Paypal credit card in my...

Now I wonder if the Paypal credit card in my wallet will work at the local Walmart or Academy to purchase ammo.
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-12-2021, 05:26 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,295
Posted By 60 Deluxe
Simple Tire or Rocky Mountain ATV

Simple Tire or Rocky Mountain ATV
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-12-2021, 05:25 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,239
Posted By 60 Deluxe
I can't speak for other brands. My dad, uncle,...

I can't speak for other brands. My dad, uncle, brother, and myself have had Kenwood gear for well over forty years now. I haven't heard of any of them failing. Dad had his 520 recapped a couple of...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-11-2021, 02:55 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,605
Posted By 60 Deluxe
Another one from the walk. This is about a...

Another one from the walk. This is about a hundred yards east of the house.
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-11-2021, 02:48 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,605
Posted By 60 Deluxe
From my walk this morning

From my walk this morning
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-09-2021, 02:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 558
Posted By 60 Deluxe
Industry standard is under 45 and above freezing....

Industry standard is under 45 and above freezing. Freezing occurs at slightly different temps due to altitude and pressure.
Forum: Traditional 01-09-2021, 05:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 272
Posted By 60 Deluxe
This may help. I have never used an ILF riser...

This may help. I have never used an ILF riser longer than 21" so I admit that I'm clueless. Just keep in mind that shorter limbs tend to be a little faster and longer ones give up some speed but...
Forum: Traditional 01-08-2021, 01:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 668
Posted By 60 Deluxe
Hey, if you don't mind, could you measure from...

Hey, if you don't mind, could you measure from center of the limb bolt to the center of the pin for me? I'm looking for a cheap riser to use with some of my Schafer limbs. I might be able to make...
Forum: Traditional 01-08-2021, 01:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 668
Posted By 60 Deluxe
That is nice looking work. I won't hesitate to...

That is nice looking work. I won't hesitate to take a rasp and sandpaper to one of the less expensive bows. They don't put a lot of effort into the finish at the factory, nor can they make a grip...
Forum: Traditional 01-04-2021, 09:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 544
Posted By 60 Deluxe
No goals. I'll play with my bows daily. I may...

No goals. I'll play with my bows daily. I may actually build a riser this year. I have several extra sets of limbs that I would like to bolt up to something. It would be cool to build a riser...
Forum: Traditional 01-03-2021, 07:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 899
Posted By 60 Deluxe
That looks like my first set every day! Those...

That looks like my first set every day! Those fences can be hard on arrows. Take some masking tape and put a vertical line and a horizontal line on your target. Work on either your windage or your...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-01-2021, 06:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 349
Posted By 60 Deluxe
I'm thinking that you are correct. I found my...

I'm thinking that you are correct. I found my twenty five year old control box. Tested it and found a bad relay. I'm going to replace that then install it and see if the pump will run. Might be a...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-01-2021, 05:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 349
Posted By 60 Deluxe
There isn't an adjustment. I tore one of them...

There isn't an adjustment. I tore one of them apart looking for the failure point. There is a little snap top plastic enclosure that has a relay and a circuit board. If my memory serves, the coil...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-01-2021, 03:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 349
Posted By 60 Deluxe
generator

It doesn't appear to have changed at all since I bought it. I'm about to try to find a manual for it to take a look at the specs. I was reading elsewhere that a mechanic worked on a generator that...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-01-2021, 03:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 349
Posted By 60 Deluxe
Glad that you asked. I went and used the same...

Glad that you asked. I went and used the same meter to check a 230v receptacle and got 168 on a single leg and 330 between the two hot legs. That was using an old Fluke T5-600 tester. I pulled out...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-01-2021, 02:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 349
Posted By 60 Deluxe
Water well and generator

I've had the same pump and generator for about twenty years now. It worked fine until recently. Here is the electrical set-up. 2HP well pump, pressure switch, Zoeller pump control. Generator is...
Forum: Traditional 12-30-2020, 09:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 507
Posted By 60 Deluxe
Depends on what length bow you need. If a 60" is...

Depends on what length bow you need. If a 60" is too short, I would buy a Martin Hunter.
Forum: Current Events - Politics and Such 12-30-2020, 04:47 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,704
Posted By 60 Deluxe
Big Lee hit the nail on the head. Our...

Big Lee hit the nail on the head. Our politicians are out of control. Success is punished in America.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-30-2020, 04:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,420
Posted By 60 Deluxe
Usually, the lion's share of the cost is in...

Usually, the lion's share of the cost is in transportation. I purchased twenty semi trailer loads of pit run caliche for roughly $400. Paying to haul it a half mile and spread it was another...
Forum: Photography 12-29-2020, 06:03 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 913
Posted By 60 Deluxe
I'm still stuck on the Rebel T3 and having a good...

I'm still stuck on the Rebel T3 and having a good long run with it. I don't want a touch screen or video, so that helps. I bought mine for $200 on Ebay from a lady that got it as a gift and said...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-28-2020, 09:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 918
Posted By 60 Deluxe
How can that be? Say each has a trade value of...

How can that be? Say each has a trade value of $15,000. Fill out the 130-U with a sale price of $15,000 less a trade-in value of $15,000. That leaves a taxable value of zero.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-28-2020, 09:35 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,621
Posted By 60 Deluxe
Your posts have convinced me to tent camp or stay...

Your posts have convinced me to tent camp or stay in hotels. I thought that boats were are money dump. New winner!
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-24-2020, 02:03 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,137
Posted By 60 Deluxe
The same thing that I am thankful for everyday. ...

The same thing that I am thankful for everyday. That God shows his love for us in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 12-24-2020, 06:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 661
Posted By 60 Deluxe
Yep, it is amazing what a little cam lean will...

Yep, it is amazing what a little cam lean will do. I had a similar situation on an RX-3 Ultra. I put the rest back in the center and started tuning by adding a twist or two on the right side of...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 12-24-2020, 06:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 981
Posted By 60 Deluxe
It appears to me that the insert is bent or is...

It appears to me that the insert is bent or is not the correct size. I don't see wobble back in the shaft, just at the tip.
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 12-24-2020, 06:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 796
Posted By 60 Deluxe
I've owned them in the past. If you will go to...

I've owned them in the past. If you will go to Walmart in mid January, they will sell all of the arrows for next to nothing. I bought three or four dozen last year for $9 a half dozen. Different...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 12-24-2020, 06:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 522
Posted By 60 Deluxe
I would just start a new thread. My suggestion...

I would just start a new thread. My suggestion for years on recurves is to go on Ebay or the classifieds here and find a gently used Samick Sage. It is an entry level bow that you can buy brand...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 12-24-2020, 06:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 270
Posted By 60 Deluxe
That is one option. The other is to contact a...

That is one option. The other is to contact a string maker and order a string and cable set. You can even choose color combinations that way. Take the bow and the new string to the shop and wait...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 12-24-2020, 06:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 826
Posted By 60 Deluxe
Within a matter of hours you will get a message...

Within a matter of hours you will get a message from someone that has a friend with exactly what you are looking for. The friend is not on AT so you will have to text him and he will then ask for...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-20-2020, 03:50 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,847
Posted By 60 Deluxe
Set $10,000 aside for taxes. It is hard to do a...

Set $10,000 aside for taxes. It is hard to do a better investment than paying down the mortgage. If you don't have an emergency fund, that would come ahead of the mortgage, though.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-19-2020, 06:24 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,622
Posted By 60 Deluxe
Actually, classifieds is a misnomer. I call it...

Actually, classifieds is a misnomer. I call it the garage sale. Classifieds actually have classes to segregate items.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-18-2020, 10:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 733
Posted By 60 Deluxe
I figured that it would have a limited audience. ...

I figured that it would have a limited audience. Sure wish that I had something like this before I bought my land. It would have saved me many thousands of dollars and a lot of lost sleep.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-18-2020, 05:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 733
Posted By 60 Deluxe
Good read for landowners

https://agrilife.org/texasaglaw/files/2020/11/Owing-Your-Piece-of-Texas-Key-Laws-Texas-Landowners-Need-to-Know.pdf
Forum: Traditional 12-15-2020, 05:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 571
Posted By 60 Deluxe
Man, sounds like a fun weekend. Would have been a...

Man, sounds like a fun weekend. Would have been a shame to shoot something and cause work to happen. I love it when the grandkids come out here for an afternoon. It is more about play than hunting,...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-15-2020, 05:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 487
Posted By 60 Deluxe
FYI, gas furnaces are controlled much the same as...

FYI, gas furnaces are controlled much the same as steam boilers. It will have a pre-purge to push any combustible gases out of the system as a safety precaution, then an ignition, gas valve opening,...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-13-2020, 05:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 610
Posted By 60 Deluxe
That looks like a really fine build. Problem is,...

That looks like a really fine build. Problem is, now you have a utv that isn't worth squat for anything other than hunting. I probably would have done a trailer blind instead.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-13-2020, 05:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,068
Posted By 60 Deluxe
Property tax is a deductible expense on form...

Property tax is a deductible expense on form 1040F. Form 1040F carries over to form 1040 as either a loss or income. Delaying the expense on 1040F to a year with high tax rates results in a lower...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-12-2020, 06:40 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,677
Posted By 60 Deluxe
If a baker can be fined for refusing to bake a...

If a baker can be fined for refusing to bake a wedding cake for a gay wedding, then North Face can be sued for refusing to sell jackets to a company that doesn't fit in their idea of political...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-10-2020, 04:21 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 5,405
Posted By 60 Deluxe
67

67
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-07-2020, 06:40 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,605
Posted By 60 Deluxe
The sickening part of it all is there is no place...

The sickening part of it all is there is no place to go if you do sell out. The Californians have an option and we are it. Name a good option for us to move to.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-07-2020, 06:33 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,630
Posted By 60 Deluxe
I'm not familiar with that particular feeder but...

I'm not familiar with that particular feeder but I will say that the tripods and barrel type feeders are so lightweight that they have a very limited lifespan. The concepts are good but the...
Forum: Traditional 12-04-2020, 05:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,177
Posted By 60 Deluxe
It is my understanding that the black and white...

It is my understanding that the black and white ebony takes some special or maybe prolonged seasoning while fabricating the bows. I was told a story about a new Blacktail in the same wood that kept...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-28-2020, 09:48 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,662
Posted By 60 Deluxe
We got a good sprinkle. Glad to hear that some...

We got a good sprinkle. Glad to hear that some of you guys got some much needed rain.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-28-2020, 06:50 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 747
Posted By 60 Deluxe
Look for a remanufactured WeBoost directional for...

Look for a remanufactured WeBoost directional for the strongest signal. Ours was a little over $400 vs $700 for new. Ours increased the signal from the Verizon tower eight miles south of us by...
Forum: Traditional 11-28-2020, 06:42 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,006
Posted By 60 Deluxe
Congrats!

Congrats!
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-25-2020, 06:27 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,387
Posted By 60 Deluxe
Too old and tough. LOL I passed a few years...

Too old and tough. LOL I passed a few years back on the biggest buck that I have seen on this place in twenty nine years. It was hard but I wanted him to spread his genetics. Now I'm seeing a...
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