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Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 12:38 PM
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If everything works out we’re going to try and...

If everything works out we’re going to try and make BBR next year (well 2023 not 2022). I’ve been wanting to go the last 4-5 years, and have never made it. We stopped and had a few beers in Clayton...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-30-2021, 08:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 309
Posted By TX03RUBI
KGM manufactures Dead Air suppressors for them....

KGM manufactures Dead Air suppressors for them. They produce a very high quality product.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-30-2021, 06:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 309
Posted By TX03RUBI
Personally I’d grab a Nomad Ti. Only about an...

Personally I’d grab a Nomad Ti. Only about an inch longer, but a whole LOT quieter. Weight is about the same too.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-30-2021, 06:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 309
Posted By TX03RUBI
I’ve shot a 5 quite a bit. We had one for a demo...

I’ve shot a 5 quite a bit. We had one for a demo can for a while. It’s not hearing safe in the least bit. I’d run strictly for a hunting only can, and use the 7 on that rifle any other time (load...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-30-2021, 05:52 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,897
Posted By TX03RUBI
Here.

Here.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-30-2021, 05:50 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,897
Posted By TX03RUBI
Tickets are cheap. $50-80 depending on which ones...

Tickets are cheap. $50-80 depending on which ones you get. Iíve already snagged Rockies tickets the night before. Using points for hotel. Gotta figure out if weíre driving or flying though. Most...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-30-2021, 12:59 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,897
Posted By TX03RUBI
Weíre snagging tickets to the RedRocks show when...

Weíre snagging tickets to the RedRocks show when they go on sale.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-29-2021, 03:57 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,783
Posted By TX03RUBI
I was curious about that. Iíve only sat through...

I was curious about that. Iíve only sat through one audit, but the agent specifically checked for them.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-29-2021, 09:50 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,783
Posted By TX03RUBI
Absolutely. Has to accompany the 4473.

Absolutely. Has to accompany the 4473.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-29-2021, 09:41 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,783
Posted By TX03RUBI
Iíve shared a couple FFL/SOTs and sat through an...

Iíve shared a couple FFL/SOTs and sat through an audit. It very well could be agent dependent, but I promise the agent weíve had wanted both copies on file for CHL/LTC transfers.

As far as where...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-28-2021, 11:48 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,783
Posted By TX03RUBI
He needs a copy of both for his purposes. Not...

He needs a copy of both for his purposes. Not just an LTC..
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-28-2021, 09:53 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,972
Posted By TX03RUBI
Thatís all I shoot out of my 6. It has yet to let...

Thatís all I shoot out of my 6. It has yet to let me down.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-28-2021, 09:42 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,096
Posted By TX03RUBI
Mike is right about the visual. We use the above...

Mike is right about the visual. We use the above stands up to 1000 or so. Any ELR targets we shoot are still suspended with chain. The above target holders provide great audible feedback, but they...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-28-2021, 12:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 620
Posted By TX03RUBI
Da*n good crane and goose hunting up this way,...

Da*n good crane and goose hunting up this way, and pretty decent pheasant as well.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-27-2021, 11:36 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,096
Posted By TX03RUBI
I’ve hosted a handful of shoots, and I’ve built...

I’ve hosted a handful of shoots, and I’ve built far more target hangers of all styles than I care to think about. I’ve tried everything mentioned here in some form of another. I’ve got a few hundred...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-26-2021, 11:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,096
Posted By TX03RUBI
I’ve hung a lot of targets this way! Can’t beat...

I’ve hung a lot of targets this way! Can’t beat them IMO

https://418plates.com/products/t-post-hanger
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-26-2021, 11:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 616
Posted By TX03RUBI
I’d look for rings in the .90-.92” height range....

I’d look for rings in the .90-.92” height range. You might be able to get away with .88s, but they won’t leave very much if any clearance. Most likely you’ll have issues between the tube and the far...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-26-2021, 08:12 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 986
Posted By TX03RUBI
I’ve shot a lot of animals with a 105 Hybrid and...

I’ve shot a lot of animals with a 105 Hybrid and 108 ELDM. Only 5-6 deer, but a quite few truckloads of hogs. They never had any issues when I did my part.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-24-2021, 07:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 546
Posted By TX03RUBI
Not to mention most outfitters wonít allow you to...

Not to mention most outfitters wonít allow you to use a 308.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-22-2021, 08:11 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,763
Posted By TX03RUBI
Pistols are horrible choices for killing...

Pistols are horrible choices for killing something quickly even with heart shots. Doesnít matter the caliber much either. Some work better than others, but none work as well as a rifle.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-22-2021, 10:47 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,079
Posted By TX03RUBI
Iíve gone into brush after some pretty nasty...

Iíve gone into brush after some pretty nasty boars with nothing more than the G48 or G19 9mm in my waistband (my everyday carry) and a flashlight. A couple quick weíll placed shots have done the...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-21-2021, 10:30 PM
Replies: 762
Views: 51,554
Posted By TX03RUBI
All of the ones Iíve messed with have.

All of the ones Iíve messed with have.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-21-2021, 03:09 PM
Replies: 762
Views: 51,554
Posted By TX03RUBI
More batteries!!! I run an XG50 Thermion as my...

More batteries!!! I run an XG50 Thermion as my main unit. In the summer time I’ll go through 2 batteries and the internal battery during 1 night. In the winter I’ll go through all 3 batteries and the...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-20-2021, 08:25 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,025
Posted By TX03RUBI
Iíve only ordered 3 trucks now, but always gotten...

Iíve only ordered 3 trucks now, but always gotten as good of a deal ordering as I can find shopping on the lot. The difference is if Iím paying $60K+ I want EXACTLY what I want. I donít want to...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-19-2021, 10:26 PM
Replies: 762
Views: 51,554
Posted By TX03RUBI
Hereís a tusky young boar. He wouldnít have broke...

Hereís a tusky young boar. He wouldnít have broke 180 if we threw a bag of bricks on his back. He sure did have some nice tusk though.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-19-2021, 10:24 PM
Replies: 762
Views: 51,554
Posted By TX03RUBI
Going through some old photos last night I ran...

Going through some old photos last night I ran across these. We sat up on the opposite side of the field in the brush line near a large sounder. 2 shooters running thermal, and I was running my 6...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-19-2021, 06:35 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,025
Posted By TX03RUBI
Iíve ordered every new truck Iíve bought. I canít...

Iíve ordered every new truck Iíve bought. I canít imagine spending that much money to have to settle for whatís on the lot.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-19-2021, 05:15 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,025
Posted By TX03RUBI
Dam yall! I ordered a carbonized grey 250 Tremor,...

Dam yall! I ordered a carbonized grey 250 Tremor, and I feel like a kid at Christmas time waiting lol yíall donít make it any better lol
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-19-2021, 11:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 169
Posted By TX03RUBI
Itís coming from me. I work out of Midland, and...

Itís coming from me. I work out of Midland, and live in Lubbock. If youíre anywhere out here west and heading back east I can probably get it to you.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-19-2021, 10:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 538
Posted By TX03RUBI
I’ll say this. Even the 2X has a pretty crappy...

I’ll say this. Even the 2X has a pretty crappy FOV. Its useable, but far from ideal. The image is fantastic though. I’ve got 3 $6000 thermals, and a Omni 8 PVS-14. I’m not a fan of poor picture...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-19-2021, 10:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 538
Posted By TX03RUBI
I had a 4X Wraith for about a week. Hated it due...

I had a 4X Wraith for about a week. Hated it due to FOV. Ive got a 2X Wraith now I’d sell. Ive had it a few months, and it’s much better than the 4X. I don’t use it though, as shortly after buying it...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-19-2021, 10:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 378
Posted By TX03RUBI
My buddyís dad has an operation out of Olney. I...

My buddyís dad has an operation out of Olney. I grew up hunting all of it with my buddy, and still hunt it once or twice a year. Iím not sure their prices, as I usually trade work for hunting. I can...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-18-2021, 10:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 392
Posted By TX03RUBI
One year I was working around Uvalde when the...

One year I was working around Uvalde when the holidays came around. My family came down, and we ended spending the week of Christmas in a nice cabin on the Frio in Concan. Not a ton to do, but a...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-18-2021, 01:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 538
Posted By TX03RUBI
The new Wraith Mini is pretty darn compact. It...

The new Wraith Mini is pretty darn compact. It would be a good fit for a short rifle.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-18-2021, 11:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 538
Posted By TX03RUBI
This 11.5Ē with an XP38 was my backup rifle for a...

This 11.5Ē with an XP38 was my backup rifle for a while. Quite a few hogs died at its hands. Handy little thing for sure.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-17-2021, 05:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 538
Posted By TX03RUBI
Iíve ran one of 11.5 SBRs with both thermal and a...

Iíve ran one of 11.5 SBRs with both thermal and a PVS-14 head mounted and IR laser with good success for anything under 100 yds.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-17-2021, 02:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 949
Posted By TX03RUBI
Yep. Only operation in KC I know of. It’s...

Yep. Only operation in KC I know of. It’s directly behind our house we just sold last year.

Cedar Ridge ain’t cheap by any means, but they’ve got the ability to kill some serious numbers....
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-17-2021, 02:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 628
Posted By TX03RUBI
If it’s one or two sows and a bunch of little...

If it’s one or two sows and a bunch of little ones a rifle will do. Kill the mommas first then wait. Within 10-15 minutes the babies will be back. We can wipe out 20+ at once this way. The trick is...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-17-2021, 01:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 485
Posted By TX03RUBI
Have you tried any other cans on it? Iím a big...

Have you tried any other cans on it? Iím a big fan of Dead Air, and the Nomad is probably my favorite rifle can. That said 4.5Ē is unacceptable to me. Iíd be curious to see how other cans perform on...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-17-2021, 01:00 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,201
Posted By TX03RUBI
I go through phases where I shoot a couples cases...

I go through phases where I shoot a couples cases a month to maybe a case every 6 months, but Hornady has performed the best for me overall. I mainly shoot Hornady 108 ELDM in 6 Creedmoor and Hornady...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-17-2021, 10:18 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 485
Posted By TX03RUBI
The ASR mount is repeatable, but they tend to...

The ASR mount is repeatable, but they tend to have quite a bit of shift IMO. I’d run it either direct thread or swap to a better mounting system.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-16-2021, 09:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 921
Posted By TX03RUBI
Hoyt21 on here makes some pretty fancy boards!

Hoyt21 on here makes some pretty fancy boards!
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-15-2021, 09:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 883
Posted By TX03RUBI
Will do!

Will do!
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-15-2021, 09:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 883
Posted By TX03RUBI
Theyíll cut off the current mounting system, and...

Theyíll cut off the current mounting system, and install whichever system youíd like from the current manufacturers if your can has the OD to handle it.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-15-2021, 11:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 883
Posted By TX03RUBI
If you ever need any work done in that can ECCO...

If you ever need any work done in that can ECCO Machine will handle it. They jailbrake and repair AAC cans as well as a handful of others. They are an 07/02.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-15-2021, 11:21 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,265
Posted By TX03RUBI
This!!!

This!!!
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-15-2021, 11:20 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,260
Posted By TX03RUBI
Iíve got a 2022 F-250 Tremor with the 7.3 on...

Iíve got a 2022 F-250 Tremor with the 7.3 on order right now, and Iím coming from a 2017 F-350 with the 6.7 deleted. Daily driving I think Iím going to really enjoy the 7.3, but not sure how Iíll...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-14-2021, 10:45 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 4,391
Posted By TX03RUBI
First hunter obviously didn’t get a dog. If he...

First hunter obviously didn’t get a dog. If he cared that much he should have!

Scratch that. Just saw it was an hour between shots. In that case I’d give it to #1.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-13-2021, 08:40 PM
Replies: 762
Views: 51,554
Posted By TX03RUBI
Shoot one and spot your impact. Freeze it with...

Shoot one and spot your impact. Freeze it with the crosshairs centered on the point of aim. Then move the crosshairs to the point of impact.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 11-12-2021, 03:05 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,265
Posted By TX03RUBI
The 123 SSTs are what weíve found to kill the...

The 123 SSTs are what weíve found to kill the best out of factory ammo. Iím typically shooting 75 BTHP in a 223 or 80 ELDMs out my 22 Creed, but 3 of the guys I hunt with a lot run Grendels. I was...
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