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Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 11:07 AM
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Posted By Bill
Another prayer sent from up north Sent...

Another prayer sent from up north


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Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 11:04 AM
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Views: 54,490
Posted By Bill
I had thought about doing that. The fellows who...

I had thought about doing that. The fellows who delivered it had a trailer that has hydraulics to angle and slide the deck out. He said it weighed north of 5,000 pounds. If the wind can lift that, I...
Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 10:54 AM
Replies: 713
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Posted By Bill
Jose Montana- that would have been funny. I read...

Jose Montana- that would have been funny. I read that the mayor of SJ is trying to get the council to pass a law requiring all firearms owners pay an annual fee and carry mandatory ďliability...
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 01-27-2022, 09:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,056
Posted By Bill
We built a walk-in shower in our home. If itís...

We built a walk-in shower in our home. If itís not too lateÖ..

- we have a pony wall, with a glass piece mounted on top and the wall. Open above to ceiling.

- raised the shower pipe for a 1í...
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 01-27-2022, 08:41 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,498
Posted By Bill
These came today, Iíll get them mounted in the...

These came today, Iíll get them mounted in the cutouts.

I checked Montana law and learned I can legally wire them as Ďdriving lightsí and tie them into the high beams aimed 1Ē down at 25í. As...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-27-2022, 08:11 PM
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Posted By Bill
My Christmas present to my wife came today. Santa...

My Christmas present to my wife came today. Santa had to tow a trailer behind the reindeer. Iíll put water and 110v inside it. Locally built, a husband and wife company. They have a sawmill to cut...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-27-2022, 02:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 837
Posted By Bill
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Forum: Around the Campfire 01-27-2022, 11:31 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 837
Posted By Bill
2 loads thru and itís staying put. I hope that...

2 loads thru and itís staying put. I hope that was it.

Thanks again.


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Forum: Around the Campfire 01-26-2022, 09:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 837
Posted By Bill
Im assuming that leveling the outside levels the...

Im assuming that leveling the outside levels the drum. There are 2 shocks or springs attached to the drum that I read could be an issue- but Iís have to take the front off.

Iíll try the simple...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-26-2022, 02:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 837
Posted By Bill
Upon rechecking with a 4í level, I had to adjust...

Upon rechecking with a 4í level, I had to adjust 2 diagonal corner up/ down between 1/4Ē and 3/8Ē to get to level.

With a 1í level I did not see it.

That may have solved it. Iíll update the...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-26-2022, 01:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 837
Posted By Bill
After posting I rechecked level with a 4í level I...

After posting I rechecked level with a 4í level I recently bought. That may be the problem.




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Forum: Around the Campfire 01-26-2022, 12:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 837
Posted By Bill
Educate me- dancing clothes washer

Help. Turn off the music to stop the dancing? :)

We have a 1-year old front-loading Maytag washer that sometimes (not all) starts to vibrate and then move. Itís sitting on top of a lower bade...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-24-2022, 05:53 PM
Replies: 1,491
Views: 43,834
Posted By Bill
Doctors bury their mistakes. Sent...

Doctors bury their mistakes.



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Forum: Around the Campfire 01-23-2022, 09:27 AM
Replies: 1,491
Views: 43,834
Posted By Bill
While not a popular position with my friends in...

While not a popular position with my friends in Texas, Iíd sure like to see red and gold back in the SB. Itís my one NFL game I watch now.

I have 2 seats from the Stick to sit in and watch.

I...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-22-2022, 07:31 PM
Replies: 713
Views: 54,490
Posted By Bill
Pronghorns at our fence. Almost 500 yards away...

Pronghorns at our fence. Almost 500 yards away and step around the pickup for a picture- and theyíre all alert and watching.
...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-21-2022, 07:45 PM
Replies: 713
Views: 54,490
Posted By Bill
Friday afternoon, enjoying a glass of IPA brewed...

Friday afternoon, enjoying a glass of IPA brewed here in Sheridan. The sunset colors got so vivid I tried to capture in s picture.

Big Sky country. Like the Lord took out His paint brush and got...
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 01-21-2022, 11:03 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,498
Posted By Bill
Iíve had luck with 2 led light bars I bought on...

Iíve had luck with 2 led light bars I bought on amazon in the past. Looking at the 6x3Ē and 7x3Ē I canít get over the reviews varying from great to junk.


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Forum: D-I-Y Projects 01-20-2022, 08:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,498
Posted By Bill
Thanks! Thatís what I was thinking, being able to...

Thanks! Thatís what I was thinking, being able to choose if driving lights were on or off when the high beams were on. I canít think when Iíd want high beams without the extra light, but itís easy...
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 01-20-2022, 03:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,498
Posted By Bill
Refinishing a bumper/ grill guard

Thanks. 1 coat covered well. Since Iím not going to drag things on it like a truck bed, I think 1-coat is ok.

Next ordering some led combo spot/ wide area driving lights to mount while itís still...
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 01-18-2022, 07:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,498
Posted By Bill
1 quart of Herculiner later. Points to...

1 quart of Herculiner later.

Points to share:
- it stinks. My workshop was 47 and I kept a door open and the roll up 2í up. If it were Texas-style heat it would have been ugly. Now I closed doors...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-17-2022, 06:46 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,824
Posted By Bill
Iím not an electrician but Iíd check the voltage...

Iím not an electrician but Iíd check the voltage from hot to common and then hot to ground. If you see a difference then it gives you a place to start looking for the problem.


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Forum: Around the Campfire 01-17-2022, 03:56 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,269
Posted By Bill
See my posts above about the Spot tracker. ...

See my posts above about the Spot tracker.


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Forum: Around the Campfire 01-17-2022, 03:52 PM
Replies: 1,491
Views: 43,834
Posted By Bill
Dallas Cowboys

Thatís classic. Says a former Niner fan who worked the Ď13 season in stadium ops at Candlestick and stopped watching pro football when they all disrespected our flag.

The Texan fans were tied...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-17-2022, 11:48 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,269
Posted By Bill
Itís trying to use it for a purpose I donít think...

Itís trying to use it for a purpose I donít think it was intended. If it Ďwarnsí somebody theyíre being tracked, it would alert the thief or if (God forbid) somebody abducted a child. My 2 cents. ...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-16-2022, 10:34 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,269
Posted By Bill
So it relays/repeats thru other peopleís iPhones?...

So it relays/repeats thru other peopleís iPhones?


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Forum: D-I-Y Projects 01-16-2022, 06:42 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,498
Posted By Bill
Refinishing a bumper/ grill guard

Got going on the project today. I realized the red was not rust- for the most part, but the red primer where the black paint had been worn/ scraped off. I used a brass wheel on a drill to clean that...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-16-2022, 02:36 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 11,556
Posted By Bill
I take lessons every week (or 2) since the...

I take lessons every week (or 2) since the instructor is 90 plus minutes away in Bozeman. We set up lessons around Ďdriving to the big cityí for Costco and other shopping. What a change from living...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-15-2022, 10:14 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,609
Posted By Bill
Good luck! Whereís the 40k acre ranch? ...

Good luck! Whereís the 40k acre ranch?


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Forum: Around the Campfire 01-15-2022, 10:12 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,269
Posted By Bill
Read up on it. I read Bluetooth 5.0 is a max of...

Read up on it. I read Bluetooth 5.0 is a max of 800 feet.

If I wanted to track a high value item, Iíd get a Spot tracking device that transmits to satellites.


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Forum: Around the Campfire 01-15-2022, 07:05 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 11,556
Posted By Bill
I just finished my first Ďjamí. A friend played...

I just finished my first Ďjamí. A friend played guitar and his wife standup bass. While my fingertips are tingling, I learned a great amount in a couple hours- and had fun. It was amazing how much...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-15-2022, 02:46 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,609
Posted By Bill
Iíll add Upper Canton Outfitters Ďnearí me in SW...

Iíll add Upper Canton Outfitters Ďnearí me in SW Montana- the Upper Ruby area.

https://ucomontana.com/


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Forum: Around the Campfire 01-15-2022, 12:50 AM
Replies: 713
Views: 54,490
Posted By Bill
I made Best Western hotel reservations for Fri...

I made Best Western hotel reservations for Fri and Sat nights in Bryan today. Still figuring out if weíre really going. To be continuedÖ.


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Forum: Around the Campfire 01-14-2022, 11:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,975
Posted By Bill
One day when you retire, what would you have...

One day when you retire, what would you have wished you did next? Write the story of your life.

I suggest you decide what you really want to do, and then follow your dream. Donít let other people...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-14-2022, 10:08 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,529
Posted By Bill
Montana law says you canít use communications in...

Montana law says you canít use communications in the pursuit of game. Cellular trail cams are legal up to opening day of a season. After opening day, trail cams with SD cards must be used.


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Forum: Around the Campfire 01-13-2022, 08:28 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,609
Posted By Bill
South of you in Madison County. Sent from...

South of you in Madison County.


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Forum: Around the Campfire 01-13-2022, 08:05 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,529
Posted By Bill
Why? Maybe a strict interpretation of ďfair...

Why? Maybe a strict interpretation of ďfair chaseí. I donít know.


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Forum: Around the Campfire 01-13-2022, 08:01 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,609
Posted By Bill
Congrats. Post what area youíll be hunting, I...

Congrats. Post what area youíll be hunting, I live 90 min from Bozeman (was there today shopping). Wherever you are in the Bzn area, thereís a chance youíll bump into a Griz. Especially south in the...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-13-2022, 07:54 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 5,974
Posted By Bill
I floated the idea by my wife of a road trip to...

I floated the idea by my wife of a road trip to Texas for Bownanza, setting-up some pig and axis hunting, plus let her see some sights (Texas Capital, The Alamo). Iím looking at travel options. :)
...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-13-2022, 03:32 PM
Replies: 713
Views: 54,490
Posted By Bill
3,500+ miles roundtrip. Possibly fly and connect...

3,500+ miles roundtrip. Possibly fly and connect with somebody going. Let me ponder this- Iíve wanted to go for years.






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Forum: Around the Campfire 01-12-2022, 02:32 PM
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Views: 54,490
Posted By Bill
White stuff? I forget yíall donít live through...

White stuff? I forget yíall donít live through months of cold where 30!degrees outside is comfortable with a swaetshirt.

I really should get it together go to Bownanza and some warm weather in...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-12-2022, 10:20 AM
Replies: 713
Views: 54,490
Posted By Bill
Thereís no way to stop the wind- you can only...

Thereís no way to stop the wind- you can only build to withstand it. When the architect finished our plans, he strongly suggested we take them to a engineering firm in Bozeman for structural...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-11-2022, 09:24 PM
Replies: 713
Views: 54,490
Posted By Bill
Soon to be no more Bill in San Jose....

The Ghost Controls works just fine. Itís just the motorized arms held the gate so well the force if the wind caused the gateís tubing to pinch.

The 1 3/4Ē ID exhaust pipe fit the 1 3/4Ē OD gate...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-11-2022, 05:09 PM
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Views: 54,490
Posted By Bill
The Montana wind twisted the cattle gate pretty...

The Montana wind twisted the cattle gate pretty badly. They act like giant sails.

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A stick of auto muffler, a...
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 01-10-2022, 12:46 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,498
Posted By Bill
I put Herculiner in 2 pickup beds. The first had...

I put Herculiner in 2 pickup beds. The first had sone peeling in a high wear area. The second has not peeled or flaked at all.

I was at the local Napa and spoke with a fellow who works there,...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-08-2022, 02:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 891
Posted By Bill
I donít know how senior a position this is. My...

I donít know how senior a position this is. My questions would be for a person who claims directly related experience and not getting trained OTJ.

Good luck. Always close and ask for the job. ...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-08-2022, 11:47 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 645
Posted By Bill
Western/Stalk Style Hunts and Handheld Releases?

If youíre used to hunting sitting for hours in a ground blind or tree stand with your release clipped on a D ring, you need to rethink your technique if youíre putting on miles in open or rough...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-08-2022, 02:40 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 645
Posted By Bill
Western/Stalk Style Hunts and Handheld Releases?

Iím the TBHr! Paul is a good friend, a smart mechanical engineer and we hunted hogs and deer together. He started his company to market the release holder.

When I left Cali to retire in Montana,...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-06-2022, 06:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 891
Posted By Bill
I did 5 minutes reading about EHS positions. ...

I did 5 minutes reading about EHS positions.

Hereís some interview questions to you to have a killer answers for.

- what do you think the most challenging environmental regulations youíve...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-06-2022, 02:36 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 11,556
Posted By Bill
Educate me- adult beginner acoustic guitar

Wow- 3 months later.

Work is equal to force time distance.

The more I practice the more fun it becomes. Elk season over (no shots, I saw lots including me scrambling up the side of a mountain...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-06-2022, 02:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 404
Posted By Bill
Picture? Sounds awesome. Sent from my...

Picture? Sounds awesome.


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