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Forum: Around the Campfire 07-19-2021, 04:59 PM
Replies: 27
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Posted By sticknstring
I've got lowrance(HDS) and hummingbird(mega...

I've got lowrance(HDS) and hummingbird(mega helix). Hummingbird puts out more wattage-therefore much better graphics(SI, DI, on the console). Saltwater guys all seem to go with lowrance-got a solid...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-19-2021, 04:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 304
Posted By sticknstring
Block management has alot to offer!! More than...

Block management has alot to offer!! More than likely you are not going to kill a booner there but it'll give you a legit opportunity to hunt multiple species of big game. We've gone several...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-07-2021, 11:48 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 6,486
Posted By sticknstring
the demand has already come down a little bit. In...

the demand has already come down a little bit. In central Texas, It was really good at the end of last year and really got super hot by April. At the end of the year-was able to sell easily at asking...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-26-2021, 11:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 529
Posted By sticknstring
I shoot a 50 cal. T/C Encore that I’ve had for...

I shoot a 50 cal. T/C Encore that I’ve had for almost 20 yrs. 250gr shockwave, triple 7 loose powder. I also shoot a 45 cal knight extreme- super tight groups! 200 shockwave, 100 gr loose triple 7. I...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-26-2021, 08:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 707
Posted By sticknstring
I think you need special probes to test those...

I think you need special probes to test those out.:D
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-25-2021, 04:23 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,393
Posted By sticknstring
she looks great!!

she looks great!!
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-15-2021, 01:06 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 875
Posted By sticknstring
I would make two of these cradles to hold 2 bales...

I would make two of these cradles to hold 2 bales each across from one another in the feeder pen(2 helps to keep dominant animals away from one another while using them too). ...maybe under a tree....
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-15-2021, 01:01 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 875
Posted By sticknstring
I've built them like the old feeder as shown in...

I've built them like the old feeder as shown in this thread BUT I've also made them "on the fly" during season-I would put 4 t-post in the ground in a"rectangle pattern"(maybe 6 or 8 for 2 or 3...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-11-2021, 10:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 698
Posted By sticknstring
if you are hunting public-them CO elk wise up...

if you are hunting public-them CO elk wise up quick! They'll move to private and run at night as season progresses-unless it is the peak of the rut. Then it really doesn't matter Lol. Snowy "weather"...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-11-2021, 09:44 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,123
Posted By sticknstring
I run a 24 v 80 # MK-terrova saltwater version on...

I run a 24 v 80 # MK-terrova saltwater version on a 19’ blue wave with absolutely no power issues but I definitely wouldn’t go any smaller! For what it’s worth, I had a MG - Xi5 80# on my old boat...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-11-2021, 09:36 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 7,407
Posted By sticknstring
Season 8 has some legit candidates. I think the...

Season 8 has some legit candidates. I think the “grizz” are going to play a role in literally running people out of there… and mentally!
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-01-2021, 09:15 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,700
Posted By sticknstring
When I was in the Cape, I bought a few different...

When I was in the Cape, I bought a few different brands at small local stores and gas stations as we traveled to several different concessions. Some were downright nasty and others were sorta edible...
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-26-2021, 11:54 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,121
Posted By sticknstring
This did a lot of forward movement!! I remember...

This did a lot of forward movement!! I remember it well and kept telling myself that this going to get bad real quick!
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-23-2021, 01:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,306
Posted By sticknstring
Very clean! Nice truck

Very clean! Nice truck
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-23-2021, 01:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,204
Posted By sticknstring
Flounder are generally few and far between in the...

Flounder are generally few and far between in the lower laguna. The upper coast is your best bet for flounder. Mansfield is great for trout and reds though!
I’d think backwater ponds / marsh -...
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-28-2021, 08:50 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,075
Posted By sticknstring
If he was running regular fuel with any ethanol...

If he was running regular fuel with any ethanol in it - it would also cause it to run rough. Be sure to run an ethanol fuel stabilizer in a two stroke...
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-27-2021, 10:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 661
Posted By sticknstring
Express or sea ark 20’ aluminum. It’ll do 99% of...

Express or sea ark 20’ aluminum. It’ll do 99% of what you ask- all the time. The offshore part- you’ll have to limit. Pick and choose your outings during the dog days of summer.
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-25-2021, 01:43 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,172
Posted By sticknstring
Grats on an awesome adventure!!!

Grats on an awesome adventure!!!
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-25-2021, 01:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,290
Posted By sticknstring
I just hit over 50K in my 1/2 ton ecodiesel and...

I just hit over 50K in my 1/2 ton ecodiesel and its been great. I'll do 600 miles on a tank all day long. On a long distance trip with a family of 4 plus luggage I filled it twice-it did 800 miles 1...
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-25-2021, 12:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 297
Posted By sticknstring
They are “on “ in the river as I type this. The...

They are “on “ in the river as I type this. The water level is up too- which makes it a little more forgiving. We haven’t even touched a stump these past weeks but even with a trail on your ff, you...
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-23-2021, 11:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 456
Posted By sticknstring
I use the windy app

I use the windy app
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-11-2021, 11:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,083
Posted By sticknstring
the smith is a keeper. The fact that you found it...

the smith is a keeper. The fact that you found it with honing oil will make it legit. You don't ever want to use cooking oil(seen this happen before) cause it will eventually clog the pores and make...
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-11-2021, 11:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 612
Posted By sticknstring
I didn't see you mention a rail. I'm not sure how...

I didn't see you mention a rail. I'm not sure how far you are planning to shoot but if you are in a pinch a 20 MOA picatinny should get you up and zeroed till you get things sorted out. A 20 MOA rail...
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-10-2021, 08:56 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,648
Posted By sticknstring
Florida panther has been on the brink of...

Florida panther has been on the brink of extinction for many years- real cool to see them!
Seems like people are seeing alot more of them these days due to the fact that they are running out of...
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-10-2021, 08:39 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,391
Posted By sticknstring
at the end of the day the gubb-ment screwed this...

at the end of the day the gubb-ment screwed this one up! An easement/roadway would be the best compromise at this point. I've hunted many properties that had an easement/roadway to get to a...
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-10-2021, 08:23 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,969
Posted By sticknstring
if i had my guess, that is a southern california...

if i had my guess, that is a southern california transplant and the other is a picture of a porcupine in a tree!
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-10-2021, 08:15 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,557
Posted By sticknstring
If you want it to read/communicate with your...

If you want it to read/communicate with your fishfinder you'll need the i-pilot link(minnkota) or i-pilot(motorguide). Minnkota reads/works with hummingbird fishfinders. If you have a lowrance FF-go...
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-01-2021, 03:39 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 6,225
Posted By sticknstring
As for a wen, I picked one up for very cheap 5...

As for a wen, I picked one up for very cheap 5 yrs ago. It was a 5000 w model identicle to the one shown-it had the 12 v battery with a switch to start it along with a pull start. Reason I got it...
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-01-2021, 01:15 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 12,685
Posted By sticknstring
I appreciate the input Sandbill!! Hopefully I'll...

I appreciate the input Sandbill!! Hopefully I'll get out there soon-I'll keep you posted on how it goes.
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-01-2021, 07:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 958
Posted By sticknstring
That sounds like fun!! I did this years ago on a...

That sounds like fun!! I did this years ago on a lease in Sonora. I shot a big mature doe early bow season. It was hot that morning-trailed her for a long ways and got lucky to see her 70 yrds in...
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-01-2021, 06:59 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 12,685
Posted By sticknstring
I just moved to N.Tx 2 mths ago-don't really know...

I just moved to N.Tx 2 mths ago-don't really know where to go. I've been looking at google earth for creeks that dump into some lakes . Seems like there are quite a few options just not sure about...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-24-2021, 09:02 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,236
Posted By sticknstring
They used to sell the kosmos in a 6 pack until...

They used to sell the kosmos in a 6 pack until the mid to late 90's. That was my favorite beer when I was able to get it. In my younger day-shiner was about all i bought.
I've been favoring Blood...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-19-2021, 04:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 357
Posted By sticknstring
slime'em! They have thin walls. After a while,...

slime'em!
They have thin walls. After a while, you'll get tired of repairing them. I slimed mine-no problems.
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-19-2021, 04:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 231
Posted By sticknstring
Amazing! thanks for sharing! Looks like y'all had...

Amazing! thanks for sharing! Looks like y'all had a blast.
one of the best things about Covid this year is it genuinely gave me an opportunity to thoroughly enjoy my wild bird hunting!! I ran our...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-18-2021, 11:33 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,714
Posted By sticknstring
heat for sure. I don't have to worry about frozen...

heat for sure. I don't have to worry about frozen bursting water pipes that will create even more damage like flooding and mold issues to my home.
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-18-2021, 11:27 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 6,490
Posted By sticknstring
this is exactly what I do. I have a 5000W...

this is exactly what I do. I have a 5000W generator-it powers my lease "cabin on skegs". It'll power all the appliances , space heater or window unit A/C, TV all at the same time. I also big game...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-17-2021, 06:57 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,257
Posted By sticknstring
I don’t think it’s elm. elm has a “wavy” cord to...

I don’t think it’s elm. elm has a “wavy” cord to it.
Don’t want to burn cedar and that is not cedar.
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-17-2021, 03:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,381
Posted By sticknstring
...bump

...bump
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-17-2021, 11:18 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 4,989
Posted By sticknstring
I've been keeping my truck plugged in when I get...

I've been keeping my truck plugged in when I get home everynight. It fires up strong everymorning-I've been scrolling into the system's temperatures on the dash-my oil has been holding at 122 degrees...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-17-2021, 09:36 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,998
Posted By sticknstring
Giv’em he**!

Giv’em he**!
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-17-2021, 09:31 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,998
Posted By sticknstring
I was on 820 north of Fort Worth yesterday. I...

I was on 820 north of Fort Worth yesterday. I watched a robin flying over (pretty high up)- all the sudden he does a nose dive and falls on the interstate. He was laying on his back stone dead/ not...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-15-2021, 11:38 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,326
Posted By sticknstring
They dont always have the cable. I had to buy one...

They dont always have the cable. I had to buy one for my 1/2 ton ecodiesel- took 10 minutes to put it in. I’ve turned on the acc(no start) to read the temps on the dashboard- it heats the engine oil...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-13-2021, 12:51 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,326
Posted By sticknstring
1/2 ton ecodiesel here. I plug in when it gets...

1/2 ton ecodiesel here. I plug in when it gets below thirty. Something Worth mentioning is keeping your def tank at about 3/4 full. The more fluid you have as opposed to an almost empty tank is...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-10-2021, 02:13 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 12,685
Posted By sticknstring
x2

x2
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-03-2021, 02:33 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,982
Posted By sticknstring
I just sold my sea ark a few months ago-my...

I just sold my sea ark a few months ago-my brother snatched it up before I could advertise it. I had it for many years-it was a great boat. it was between sea ark and express at the time I was...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-03-2021, 02:05 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 3,402
Posted By sticknstring
I agree that the pre cautions have a positive...

I agree that the pre cautions have a positive impact.
My daughter has the flu now(almost done with it). We had her tested for covid immediately after symptoms and her not feeling well. She tested...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-16-2021, 06:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,325
Posted By sticknstring
Ha! I'll get me some of this as an insurance...

Ha! I'll get me some of this as an insurance policy!

speaking of insurance policy, years ago on Beavers Bend I kept some very very small plastic worms in my pack. The last 5- 10 minutes of light I...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-16-2021, 04:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,325
Posted By sticknstring
stocked trout fishing

I'm taking my youngest daughter out to Glen Rose tommorrow for some stocked rainbows. She has been practicing casting her new fly rod she got for Christmas. I was planning on bright colored salmon...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-12-2021, 09:33 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 5,541
Posted By sticknstring
FYI-Bennelli is owned by Beretta. I think the...

FYI-Bennelli is owned by Beretta.
I think the issue here may be bigger or different than we know. Either way it sux!
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-12-2021, 09:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 916
Posted By sticknstring
Looks like fun! Dog got some work! Lol Been...

Looks like fun! Dog got some work! Lol
Been hitting Sd and Kansas all season... Nebraska allows you to shoot hens? If so , I may need to re-think where I hunt late season!
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