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Forum: Around the Campfire 11-27-2019, 05:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 733
Posted By Wampuscat
Works great! Smoked Turkey is back on the menu...

Works great! Smoked Turkey is back on the menu for Thanksgiving day. Thanks again.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-27-2019, 08:36 AM
Replies: 206
Views: 12,998
Posted By Wampuscat
Iíve worked in chemical plants for 24 years and...

Iíve worked in chemical plants for 24 years and itís incredible the amount of energy we control. All it takes is a few things to go wrong to have this kind of thing happen. We routinely work with...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-27-2019, 01:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 733
Posted By Wampuscat
Pellet grill woes

I was all set to smoke (2) 12# turkeys on my Pit Boss "Austin XL" pellet grill Thursday. I'm working nights so that was gonna be my easiest bet for getting the birds to the table. I went to give it...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-25-2019, 05:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 423
Posted By Wampuscat
Hog jerky question

All I'm seeing so far this year is hogs, hogs, and more hogs. 7 down and 4 in the freezer. I lost all of my deer back strap, burger, and sausage over the summer when my freezer's AFCI breaker...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-25-2019, 04:18 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,913
Posted By Wampuscat
I was in the Navy sub fleet from 1982-1987. I...

I was in the Navy sub fleet from 1982-1987. I had plenty of minor injuries (non-combat) and can't breathe for crap after living in manufactured air for 5 years. To me those aren't disabilities. ...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-14-2019, 09:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 231
Posted By Wampuscat
I’ve never had Greak’s Smokehouse process my...

I’ve never had Greak’s Smokehouse process my deer. That said,I used to like their BBQ. They’ve fallen short of the mark the last few years though. The last time I was there I bought a sliced beef...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-27-2019, 10:59 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 686
Posted By Wampuscat
Correction to my last post. The Katskinz leather...

Correction to my last post. The Katskinz leather was for full replacement leather upholstery. Not just a seat covering.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-27-2019, 10:53 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,022
Posted By Wampuscat
I took back the Bass Pro blind and ordered the...

I took back the Bass Pro blind and ordered the Primos Double Bull Deluxe from Rogers Sporting Goods. $265 delivered. Going from a number of reviewers saying it leaked rain and dew, I ordered 3 spray...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-26-2019, 10:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 686
Posted By Wampuscat
When my 2001 Ford seats started “connecting the...

When my 2001 Ford seats started “connecting the dots” at the perforations, I started looking. I was about to get Marathon seat covers, when my neighbor showed me his wife’s T-Bird seat covers. They’d...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-25-2019, 02:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,022
Posted By Wampuscat
I read some reviews on the double bull and a big...

I read some reviews on the double bull and a big complaint was it leaking rainwater like a sieve. Have any of you sprayed the roof and wall fabric down with Scotch Guard to waterproof it? How is it...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-25-2019, 12:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,022
Posted By Wampuscat
Since the consensus is to replace this new...

Since the consensus is to replace this new Blackout X83 while it’s still in the box, what would y’all recommend? I want one that 2 people can sit comfortably inside. The Primos Double Bull Deluxe is...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-24-2019, 10:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,022
Posted By Wampuscat
Bass Pro ground blind saga

Is anyone else having terrible luck with the Bass Pro ďBlackoutĒ ground blinds? A few years ago I bought their Blackout X180 hub blind. I inboxed it and read the instructions...really. It went up...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-16-2019, 12:50 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 4,828
Posted By Wampuscat
Hey, donít mess with Harrison Ford.

Hey, donít mess with Harrison Ford.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-15-2019, 09:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 550
Posted By Wampuscat
Iíve had trailers with mobile home axles and...

Iíve had trailers with mobile home axles and theyíve never let me down. The wheels are meant to handle heavy loads and are fine for high speed interstate travel. Weíve had some tires last well over...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-15-2019, 09:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 448
Posted By Wampuscat
Halloween 3 “Season of the Witch”

Halloween 3 “Season of the Witch”
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-15-2019, 09:26 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,199
Posted By Wampuscat
Both of my feeders are now double pulley crank up...

Both of my feeders are now double pulley crank up type. My new one is hellfor stout, with schedule 40 2-piece legs. Got the bale and tripod top from Boss Buck. I second the Harbor Freight winch. Been...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-13-2019, 10:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 175
Posted By Wampuscat
Guess that’s why I never use the app.

Guess that’s why I never use the app.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-13-2019, 09:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 175
Posted By Wampuscat
Houston Astros on IHeartRadio radio app?

Does the IHeartRadio app block local sports teams? Every time I hear an East Coast TV sports announcer open their mouth I want to wretch. Itís simulcast on 790am in Houston, but their IHeartRadio...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-06-2019, 03:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 441
Posted By Wampuscat
If you go to the Bob Bullock museum, take a few...

If you go to the Bob Bullock museum, take a few minutes to look at the terrazzo mural in the rotunda floor. Itís the story of Texas. I canít remember whose, but a Texas Rangerís badge is inset in...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-03-2019, 07:54 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,345
Posted By Wampuscat
And you were able to retrieve the arrow too. ...

And you were able to retrieve the arrow too. Congrats!
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-03-2019, 12:20 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 884
Posted By Wampuscat
I used a 44" Swisher pull-behind mower on 3 acres...

I used a 44" Swisher pull-behind mower on 3 acres of tall field grass until I bought a 27hp tractor and 4' shredder. The Swisher actually cut it faster than the tractor. For what you have, the...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-02-2019, 11:54 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,869
Posted By Wampuscat
Most places that'll sell pipe will have grating.

Most places that'll sell pipe will have grating.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-01-2019, 08:34 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,406
Posted By Wampuscat
I highly second this, if you don't mind the scope...

I highly second this, if you don't mind the scope taking up a good bit of real estate on you upper.

I have been using a Nikon "P-223" 4-12X40 on my Windham Weaponry AR-15 that is .556 for about 6...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-01-2019, 08:21 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,869
Posted By Wampuscat
It will make your trailer a bit heavier, but I...

It will make your trailer a bit heavier, but I replaced the old wood on a trailer with 3/4" galvanized grating. The guys who stole my tractor and trailer won't ever need to worry about replacing the...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-01-2019, 08:03 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,582
Posted By Wampuscat
Congratulations! Daughters are great.

Congratulations! Daughters are great.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-01-2019, 05:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 407
Posted By Wampuscat
Thanks for all the info. Sorry you didnít find...

Thanks for all the info. Sorry you didnít find your buck. I was gonna drive out there today to ask the rangers questions but your post answered most of what I had. Iím really looking forward to...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-01-2019, 01:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 407
Posted By Wampuscat
Yes, but if I can roll out of a sleeping bag and...

Yes, but if I can roll out of a sleeping bag and head to the blind thatís better than driving out there.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-01-2019, 12:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 407
Posted By Wampuscat
Brazos Bend hunt questions

After years of putting in for drawn hunts I was finally picked for one at Brazos Bend. Any idea on if there are any cleaning facilities there, or if I need to bring everything? How about a gut...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-28-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,085
Posted By Wampuscat
X2;)b I made a quick trip to my Diboll lease...

X2;)b I made a quick trip to my Diboll lease Wednesday and threw up a feeder pen since all I've had is hogs, hogs, and more hogs. I've killed one every time I've sat in a blind so far. Not a...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-24-2019, 01:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 390
Posted By Wampuscat
Smokehouse & pellet smoker question

I'm probably just doing a little overthinking here. I'm wanting to smoke my own sausage this year after losing a big upright freezer full of meat while away to Alaska on vacation. BTW "arc flash...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-18-2019, 09:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 639
Posted By Wampuscat
It should be a good deal. I couldn't see their...

It should be a good deal. I couldn't see their models online. Can it be elevated if you decide to raise it later on?
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-18-2019, 09:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 838
Posted By Wampuscat
Looks good. I'd definitely hunt from it. I've...

Looks good. I'd definitely hunt from it. I've made a lot of blinds using many different materials and found the paint job is more for the hunter. I've had solid colors and painted my own camo. ...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-18-2019, 08:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,263
Posted By Wampuscat
Crape soled boots are designed to be disposable. ...

Crape soled boots are designed to be disposable. You won't get much extra life out of them, even if you glue that jigsaw puzzle of a sole back together. For long-term use, I'd get a pair of boots...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-18-2019, 08:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,205
Posted By Wampuscat
In the fast lane, no doubt?!? This is why I quit...

In the fast lane, no doubt?!? This is why I quit a good job along the Houston Ship Chanel to work in Freeport. The only crazy crap I have to deal with now is the occasional alligator laying in the...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-18-2019, 08:38 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,337
Posted By Wampuscat
Glad it worked in your favor. I've pushed back a...

Glad it worked in your favor. I've pushed back a number of times in traffic court... lost a few, but won more.

The last time was about 4 years ago in Pearland. Lost that one, but the judgement...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-17-2019, 03:23 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,427
Posted By Wampuscat
What wasn't said is how crappy the gas mileage is...

What wasn't said is how crappy the gas mileage is on the 5.0 F-150. If I'm lucky, it'll average out around 19.5mpg in my 2017 F-150 2WD with the 5.0. My tried and true 2001 F-250 7.3 P/S gets 16mpg...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-14-2019, 10:45 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,322
Posted By Wampuscat
Interested in this. Are you talking about...

Interested in this. Are you talking about something like a mag light suppressor with stainless or aluminum freeze plugs? Where would an honest man go to see about getting the paperwork started on...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-11-2019, 10:47 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 9,190
Posted By Wampuscat
Nobody could convince me that breathing...

Nobody could convince me that breathing boiled/vaporized propylene glycol is a good thing. The best way to quit is to stop. I simply put them down after 14 years and never touched another cigarette....
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-24-2019, 10:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 541
Posted By Wampuscat
I've never had an arrow fail to pass through at...

I've never had an arrow fail to pass through at 55# out to 40 yards. Except for a big hog. Why risk a re-injury cranking up the draw weight? I had a small tear in my rotator cuff and won't ever go...
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-21-2019, 02:24 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,272
Posted By Wampuscat
X2. I have these and really like them.

X2. I have these and really like them.
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-21-2019, 02:14 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,570
Posted By Wampuscat
Take an empty tote to the lease and fill it a...

Take an empty tote to the lease and fill it a little at a time from 55 gallon poly barrels. Use a cheap transfer pump to move water from the barrels in your truck to the tote. This is what we do.
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-21-2019, 02:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 513
Posted By Wampuscat
I highly recommend Dr Robert Burke with Fondren...

I highly recommend Dr Robert Burke with Fondren Orthopedic Group. He took care of my carpal tunnel surgery. I later had a tear in my right rotator cuff. I couldn’t raise my arm, much less draw a bow....
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-21-2019, 12:17 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 74
Posted By Wampuscat
Seattle fishing guide recommendation?

Iím looking to go to Seattle again next July and would like any recommendations for fishing guides. Iím gonna be with a party of 4 and would prefer to not simply troll. A private boat would be...
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-20-2019, 09:07 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,270
Posted By Wampuscat
I’ve been interested in this too. My garage...

I’ve been interested in this too. My garage floor isn’t smooth, it’s more like a sidewalk texture. Would I need to use a buffer or something similar to get it smooth to apply a floor coating?
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-29-2019, 03:44 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,432
Posted By Wampuscat
I was going to build a firepit and finally got...

I was going to build a firepit and finally got tired of not getting around to it. I bought this at https://wilkes******pits.com in Conroe. They're a great outfit to work with.
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-29-2019, 03:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 958
Posted By Wampuscat
I keep a 275 gallon tote at the camp for trailer...

I keep a 275 gallon tote at the camp for trailer water. I have 2 clean 55 gallon poly barrels for faucet water transport from my house to the camp only. I use a 110V water transfer pump to move the...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-29-2019, 03:19 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 4,064
Posted By Wampuscat
Looks like y'all had a great time I just got...

Looks like y'all had a great time I just got back from 17 days in Washington and Alaska. Didn't get to fish though. Our guide in Ketchikan rained out on us. Caught a few Alaskan Whites while...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-29-2019, 03:05 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 976
Posted By Wampuscat
I was at Mt. Rainier 2 weeks ago Kudos for the...

I was at Mt. Rainier 2 weeks ago Kudos for the attempt! That's way further than most will ever get. I was on a day trip out there while in Seattle on the way to Alaska. Had a blast even though we...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-10-2019, 08:03 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,341
Posted By Wampuscat
I'm gonna give Mann Eye Clinic a call in a few...

I'm gonna give Mann Eye Clinic a call in a few weeks. Like said before, shooting a scoped rifle isn't an issue. Open sights are blurry and the target or animal is in focus. Or if I wear glasses,...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-02-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 277
Posted By Wampuscat
Not many reviews at all.

Not many reviews at all.
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