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Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 07:00 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,537
Posted By bowhntrmatt
I have a small place down at the coast we use on...

I have a small place down at the coast we use on weekends. Nothing fancy, but a nice place to stay. Upkeep isn’t bad, I have a neighbor that mows for me and We knock out little projects when they...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-28-2020, 04:30 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,347
Posted By bowhntrmatt
Thatís wild. I could have sworn my 300g2 says 87...

Thatís wild. I could have sworn my 300g2 says 87 octane. Gotta check now. I just hope they honor my remaining 8 warranty years.

So far only been in the shop once. Injector failure around 30 hr...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-28-2020, 04:05 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,347
Posted By bowhntrmatt
Aww man, the best engines out there. Gone. ...

Aww man, the best engines out there. Gone.


...said nobody ever.
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-28-2020, 07:36 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 2,522
Posted By bowhntrmatt
Yoder.

Yoder.
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-26-2020, 08:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 739
Posted By bowhntrmatt
You mean, light a headlight bar for driving, or...

You mean, light a headlight bar for driving, or interior deck lighting?
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-23-2020, 08:03 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,916
Posted By bowhntrmatt
I have a tempur-pedic and love it. It was pricey....

I have a tempur-pedic and love it. It was pricey.

We bought a mattress-in-a-box for a couple hundred at big lots for down at our coast house and I can hardly tell a difference. I would buy...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-19-2020, 10:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 148
Posted By bowhntrmatt
Iíve used elite modern firearms multiple times...

Iíve used elite modern firearms multiple times for transfers. No complaints at all.
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-16-2020, 09:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 519
Posted By bowhntrmatt
Another coonhood fan here!

Another coonhood fan here!
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-12-2020, 03:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 381
Posted By bowhntrmatt
For a job that small with just normal brush, you...

For a job that small with just normal brush, you may be able to rent a larger skid steer with tracks and knock that out over a weekend.
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-12-2020, 03:20 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,028
Posted By bowhntrmatt
https://www.amazon.com/Hyperikon-Vapor-Proof-Garag...

https://www.amazon.com/Hyperikon-Vapor-Proof-Garage-Lighting/dp/B01ENWKSD4/ref=sr_1_3?dchild=1&keywords=hyperikon+vapor+proof&qid=1589314732&sr=8-3

These are the ones that a buddy of mine swears...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-12-2020, 02:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 374
Posted By bowhntrmatt
Hinge the roof and set it up to where the hinge...

Hinge the roof and set it up to where the hinge side is toward the camper and will keep the roof vertical when opened. Close when you aren’t there or have the gen off, open when you are running it.
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-12-2020, 02:50 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,701
Posted By bowhntrmatt
Cut into chunks. Put on jug lines. Turn 1...

Cut into chunks.
Put on jug lines.

Turn 1 gaspergoo into 12 blue cats. They eat great!
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-12-2020, 02:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 857
Posted By bowhntrmatt
Good advice already. No real need to insulate it...

Good advice already. No real need to insulate it if you aren’t going to condition it again. Most new homes don’t have insulation over the garage. Tear-out will be messy with the blow-in up top.
You...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-11-2020, 09:45 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,911
Posted By bowhntrmatt
Now that’s a thought! Might be easier to teach...

Now that’s a thought! Might be easier to teach than backing the trailer.
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-08-2020, 02:19 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,789
Posted By bowhntrmatt
My hair is as long as it has been in my entire...

My hair is as long as it has been in my entire life. I can’t wait to go get a cut. I’ll probably do it next week after the new wears off.
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-06-2020, 08:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 744
Posted By bowhntrmatt
Typically the pressure they like is around 11 in...

Typically the pressure they like is around 11 in wc.

We commonly see too low pressure to homes, as well as too small of piping to carry the volume needed for large tankless heaters (usually...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-05-2020, 10:12 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,120
Posted By bowhntrmatt
Lots of good advice here. My flounder boat...

Lots of good advice here.

My flounder boat was a 20’ weld-craft. Honda gx690 (22hp) with a 4 blade prop from competition aircraft. Jerry’s LED lights.

The whole motor is on a platform that...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-04-2020, 01:31 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,044
Posted By bowhntrmatt
Appliance dolly and a couple buddies. Mine weighs...

Appliance dolly and a couple buddies. Mine weighs about 1200 lb. it stayed in the garage. Hardest part was emptying it out when we moved.
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-03-2020, 07:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 512
Posted By bowhntrmatt
Mine is set up with 2 “house” batteries that can...

Mine is set up with 2 “house” batteries that can do everything, and one 36v lithium for TM.
2 main batteries are both optima blue tops. I typically start my day with the perko set to “both” while I...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-03-2020, 06:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 764
Posted By bowhntrmatt
6’8” medium-light rod of your choice. Lots of...

6’8” medium-light rod of your choice. Lots of custom builders out there these days, but everyone still notices a rod that says Waterloo on it.

I’ve got shimano, diawa, abu reels and none I like...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 05-02-2020, 09:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 291
Posted By bowhntrmatt
Thanks for the help guys. Now it makes sense. I...

Thanks for the help guys. Now it makes sense. I haven’t actually seen the rifle. Didn’t realize that they had a dovetail machined into receiver. Kept making me think they needed a rail installed...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 05-01-2020, 09:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 291
Posted By bowhntrmatt
Here is my problem... Iíve never seen them. Do...

Here is my problem... Iíve never seen them. Do they have rings that lock on to a proprietary base, like leupold? Or is it one piece where the ring basically bolts to the rifle?
I feel stupid asking...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 05-01-2020, 07:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 291
Posted By bowhntrmatt
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Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 05-01-2020, 07:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 291
Posted By bowhntrmatt
Scope mount helpósako

I have a buddy that just bought a sako 85 finnlight in 260. He picked up a leupold scope for it and needs help getting the right bases and rings. Looking for advice on what to buy, as the optilock...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-01-2020, 01:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 369
Posted By bowhntrmatt
I have a 2015 that I’m approaching the 6 year...

I have a 2015 that I’m approaching the 6 year ownership mark on. It’s been outstanding. Pretty sure it’s the same drivetrain, but the 2017 might be different.

As long as it fits the bill for what...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-01-2020, 01:37 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,477
Posted By bowhntrmatt
Never lived in one. Never owned one. Not totally...

Never lived in one. Never owned one. Not totally against them, but I view real estate as an investment and would prefer to put my money toward something that has a better chance of return and less...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-30-2020, 09:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 481
Posted By bowhntrmatt
Take a bag of corn with you. They also like...

Take a bag of corn with you. They also like Cheetos.
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-24-2020, 08:36 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 3,880
Posted By bowhntrmatt
I always like to have cash on hand, but rarely...

I always like to have cash on hand, but rarely use it.
I carry a debit card, but also rarely use it.

I have 2 credit cards that follow different cash back rules, so I make every purchase with...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-23-2020, 11:45 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 695
Posted By bowhntrmatt
Not talking make-up air for air exchange in a...

Not talking make-up air for air exchange in a tight structure. What I meant was combustion air for the gas appliances. You donít want your attic to go negative air pressure and building code says you...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-23-2020, 05:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 695
Posted By bowhntrmatt
How much head room is in your attic? If...

How much head room is in your attic?

If itís at least 6í at the peak, your best bang for your buck is probably new soffit venting, ridge venting, and blow in 18Ē of loose fill fiberglass.
...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-23-2020, 05:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 695
Posted By bowhntrmatt
How much head room is in your attic? If...

How much head room is in your attic?

If it’s at least 6’ at the peak, your best bang for your buck is probably new soffit venting, ridge venting, and blow in 18” of loose fill fiberglass.
...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-23-2020, 05:28 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,867
Posted By bowhntrmatt
Dealer fees, mfr. buy-downs, and the interest...

Dealer fees, mfr. buy-downs, and the interest they charge to the folks that skip a payment and void the promotion.
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-23-2020, 03:43 PM
Replies: 2,074
Views: 80,309
Posted By bowhntrmatt
Today should have started a 5 day land cut cabin...

Today should have started a 5 day land cut cabin trip. The Rona messed up all our vacation requests, so here I sit 100 miles from the salt just dreaming.
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-23-2020, 03:39 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,867
Posted By bowhntrmatt
My guess is that the bad reviews come from people...

My guess is that the bad reviews come from people who miss payments and failed to read the fine print on the front side about what happens when you miss payments.

Pay on time and you will be just...
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 04-22-2020, 02:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 749
Posted By bowhntrmatt
B. And then a staircase up to one of the A’s. ...

B. And then a staircase up to one of the A’s.

Or, all 6 points.

Either way. A centered cable hanger underneath anchored to the ground or something really heavy.
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-22-2020, 01:40 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 979
Posted By bowhntrmatt
I had Yellowskeeter Marine install my Rhodan...

I had Yellowskeeter Marine install my Rhodan trolling motor and Lithium Pros battery in my boat a few months back. I was very happy with his work, and he even came to my boat storage unit and did the...
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 04-22-2020, 01:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,481
Posted By bowhntrmatt
I was thinking the exact same thing.

I was thinking the exact same thing.
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-19-2020, 04:24 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 5,251
Posted By bowhntrmatt
Only advice I can give is to stop putting it off...

Only advice I can give is to stop putting it off and pull the trigger already.

I have a Yoder also, but was between Rec-tec and Yoder when I bought mine.
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-19-2020, 11:26 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,500
Posted By bowhntrmatt
Happens to us every off season. We return to the...

Happens to us every off season. We return to the ranch and it’s made out to-do list to clean the oven first, then run it hot an hour or 2, then clean again. Then it’s usually good all season but yeah...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-17-2020, 10:53 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,860
Posted By bowhntrmatt
All seasons feeders makes some great blinds.

All seasons feeders makes some great blinds.
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-17-2020, 10:51 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,022
Posted By bowhntrmatt
Iíve had my boat about a year. No boat payment,...

Iíve had my boat about a year. No boat payment, but...

Insurance $1100/yr
Storage $1300/yr
Been in the shop once, $50 warranty pmt
Just bought about $100 worth of trailer light and a livewell...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-15-2020, 10:25 AM
Replies: 222
Views: 10,182
Posted By bowhntrmatt
If you are over the $200k threshold, do you still...

If you are over the $200k threshold, do you still get the $500 per kid or nah?
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-12-2020, 08:59 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,614
Posted By bowhntrmatt
Normal residential yard, use weed-b-gone. Hooks...

Normal residential yard, use weed-b-gone. Hooks up to water hose.
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-11-2020, 02:28 PM
Replies: 315
Views: 23,716
Posted By bowhntrmatt
Nice fish!

Nice fish!
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-10-2020, 02:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 264
Posted By bowhntrmatt
I was going to use Lightstream on a barn build....

I was going to use Lightstream on a barn build. Everything was super easy. Wound up changing plans and cancelling the loan. I think the above is correct. It’s just a personal loan, but pretty darn...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-10-2020, 02:19 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,987
Posted By bowhntrmatt
Man Iíve seen paper towels everywhere. Stop at a...

Man Iíve seen paper towels everywhere. Stop at a couple gas stations and Dollar General stores. You will find them.

I even found Lysol and 409 at a dollar general yesterday. But they still didnít...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-09-2020, 09:29 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,344
Posted By bowhntrmatt
I bet I haven’t seen a 3 week stretch in the last...

I bet I haven’t seen a 3 week stretch in the last 12 months without turning the ac on at least once.

That machine is in your house to make you comfortable. Let it do its job. It doesn’t know what...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-07-2020, 01:06 PM
Replies: 331
Views: 18,849
Posted By bowhntrmatt
Man y’all are making me want to go get my boat...

Man y’all are making me want to go get my boat and go set some lines in the lake! Too bad state parks are all closed!
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-07-2020, 01:05 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,596
Posted By bowhntrmatt
I think I would definitely go the used route....

I think I would definitely go the used route. Find a company to move and install new felt and cushions. You will have a table that plays like new for much less.

Lots of pool tables out there that...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-07-2020, 10:53 AM
Replies: 2,074
Views: 80,309
Posted By bowhntrmatt
I got 4 more days of being essential, then 11...

I got 4 more days of being essential, then 11 days off to go try to find some fish!
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