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Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 07:26 AM
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Iím still intrigued by a $100/ sg ft home design...

Iím still intrigued by a $100/ sg ft home design with nice features like you mentioned, even if you GC the project and direct hire the subs and purchase the material and finishes yourself.

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Forum: Around the Campfire 10-23-2021, 05:56 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 11,196
Posted By Bill
Iíll add labor costs have increased as well. ...

Iíll add labor costs have increased as well.

Iím interested in what your home design is that can be built for $100 per sq ft.


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Forum: Around the Campfire 10-22-2021, 09:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 843
Posted By Bill
Iím signed up for their emails announcing sales....

Iím signed up for their emails announcing sales. Theyíre doing one now for rain gear. If youíre looking at Kuiu gear, thatís how I purchased most of mine waiting for their sales.

Just a comment-...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-21-2021, 10:44 AM
Replies: 7,359
Views: 649,182
Posted By Bill
My congratulations to you guys who took elk,...

My congratulations to you guys who took elk, especially DIY hunts.

I just finished my 4th season bow hunting elk in Montana, hunting an average of 5 days per week this season and probably 4 in...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-21-2021, 10:35 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 11,196
Posted By Bill
A GC adds some percentage to the building costs...

A GC adds some percentage to the building costs (I donít know-somebody chime-in) , but the lumber, concrete, sheetrock, windows, exterior material, roofing and everything else have soared in price. ...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-19-2021, 10:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 843
Posted By Bill
I forgot what one looked like new and clean :) ...

I forgot what one looked like new and clean :)


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Forum: Around the Campfire 10-18-2021, 12:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 843
Posted By Bill
Kuiu 25% off pack sale thru 10/18/21

I have a 3200. It fits all I carry for day hunts. My son has a 3500 and 7500 ( I think) bags, they attach to the same pack frame. If in doubt- go larger. There are straps to cinch down the unfilled...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-18-2021, 10:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 843
Posted By Bill
Bumping for the last day of the sale. Their...

Bumping for the last day of the sale.

Their gear costs more for sure. If youíre hunting the mountains and weight is a concern- itís an investment.


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Forum: Around the Campfire 10-16-2021, 02:28 PM
Replies: 7,359
Views: 649,182
Posted By Bill
The Elk Thread

Wisdom isnít far from me- but close/ far is a different concept here in Montana. The locals and the GW say SW Montanaís archery elk season has been tough. The rut seemed to last 2-3 days in many...
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 10-16-2021, 12:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 815
Posted By Bill
What are you thinking? Sent from my...

What are you thinking?


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Forum: Around the Campfire 10-16-2021, 11:39 AM
Replies: 7,359
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Posted By Bill
The Elk Thread

I didnít have a TBH flag to plant at the summit, so I had to improvise (adapt and overcome). Tobacco Roots Mts, sw Montana (which means Ďmountainí in Spanish).
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Forum: Around the Campfire 10-16-2021, 10:50 AM
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Views: 649,182
Posted By Bill
You guys who were not successful, youíre not...

You guys who were not successful, youíre not alone. Iím closing out my 3d bowhunting season as a Montana resident without pulling the string back. I wanted to get a last bowhunt in today in an area...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-15-2021, 11:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 843
Posted By Bill
Kuiu 25% off pack sale thru 10/18/21

Well, due to the marvels of technology developed by privileged people (who studied in school and got good math and science scores on standardized, racist tests) and who made more than their ďfair...
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 10-13-2021, 09:48 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,697
Posted By Bill
Thanks. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

Thanks.


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Forum: Around the Campfire 10-09-2021, 04:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 818
Posted By Bill
Options! Sent from my iPhone using...

Options!


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Forum: D-I-Y Projects 10-09-2021, 11:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 815
Posted By Bill
Wall repair.

How about old pallets, take them spart, get a couple or 3 gallons of different shade stains. Randoml stain the different width boards and then put up with a nail gun.

Check building supply and...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-08-2021, 04:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 905
Posted By Bill
The plant manager said itís called different...

The plant manager said itís called different terms by different people, but ďbeadingĒ or ďthe beadĒ is a good term to use.



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Forum: Around the Campfire 10-08-2021, 06:42 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 10,437
Posted By Bill
Cold? Not if youíre dressed right :) I have...

Cold? Not if youíre dressed right :)

I have 5 cords of mixed pine and fir bring dumped in a big pile on the 15th. Once hunting season is over, thatís the plan.


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Forum: Around the Campfire 10-08-2021, 12:05 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 3,023
Posted By Bill
My prayers are sent from up north. May God...

My prayers are sent from up north.

May God bless and comfort you and your family.


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Forum: Around the Campfire 10-07-2021, 08:37 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 10,437
Posted By Bill
Working on learning D major scale, and reading...

Working on learning D major scale, and reading music. Flash cards!

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Forum: Around the Campfire 10-07-2021, 04:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 905
Posted By Bill
Thanks! Itís definitely not part of the...

Thanks!

Itís definitely not part of the style or rail. The first pair of Marvin doors had scratched wood and aluminum cladding, and they agreed to replace them.

Six months later, the new doors...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-07-2021, 11:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 905
Posted By Bill
What is this part of a window called?

Iím looking for the proper term for this portion of a fixed glass pane on an exterior door. Itís wood, approx 1/2Ē on each side and 4 pieces surround the glass. Itís not the stile or the rail, but...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-07-2021, 09:40 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 818
Posted By Bill
Bobby, if you substitute a small piece of leather...

Bobby, if you substitute a small piece of leather for the gorilla tape, glue it behind the rip first and let it dry. Trim the top to follow the sheathís curve. Then glue the Ďflapsí down to it and...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-06-2021, 09:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 818
Posted By Bill
Duct tape! Just kiddiní. Is that ripped or...

Duct tape! Just kiddiní.

Is that ripped or is a piece of leather missing? If itís ripped, Iíd buy leather repair glue and reinforce from the inside with a piece of gorilla tape.

For the...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-05-2021, 10:07 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 21,829
Posted By Bill
I wrapped the new fiber on the sight, and made a...

I wrapped the new fiber on the sight, and made a small guard to protect the 1Ē of fiber on the vertical fin from a small piece of black duct tape where the fiber sits in a groove on the target-side...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-01-2021, 06:54 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 10,437
Posted By Bill
Thanks! Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

Thanks!


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Forum: Around the Campfire 09-30-2021, 09:24 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 10,437
Posted By Bill
Iím still pickiní! Antelope and elk season have...

Iím still pickiní! Antelope and elk season have reduced my practice time (my excuse) but Iím playing chords, learning scales and now starting to re-learn reading sheet music. No wrist or finger...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-30-2021, 11:27 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,318
Posted By Bill
So youíre assumption then is your average person...

So youíre assumption then is your average person who sells s home themselves knows the laws pertaining to a property sale in Texas? Maybe itís that simple in Texas.




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Forum: Around the Campfire 09-29-2021, 10:10 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,318
Posted By Bill
If you donít want the MLS listing to get you...

If you donít want the MLS listing to get you broad exposure on Zillow, Trulia, Realtor.com etc. to people your neighbors donít know, donnít want a Realtor bringing you pre-qualified buyers (they...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-29-2021, 10:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,642
Posted By Bill
Good hunting finding sonebody. Sent from...

Good hunting finding sonebody.


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Forum: Around the Campfire 09-29-2021, 10:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,595
Posted By Bill
Good points all. I was thinking to rebalance...

Good points all.

I was thinking to rebalance my portfolio. Itís heavy on 45 acp and 7mm Mag but a bit light on 9 and 10mm.


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Forum: Around the Campfire 09-29-2021, 04:59 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,318
Posted By Bill
We retired in rural Montana and just heard of a...

We retired in rural Montana and just heard of a house selling for $200k over asking price.

Hereís what I learned selling our CA house in 2019.

The listing Realtor gets between 1.5% and 2.5% if...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-29-2021, 04:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,642
Posted By Bill
Your post says warehouse manager and $22 high end...

Your post says warehouse manager and $22 high end of pay scale but the indeed job post said assistant and $25 top end. Sorry if I misread it.


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Forum: Around the Campfire 09-29-2021, 04:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 425
Posted By Bill
Iíve shot an Elite Judge since 2011. This is my...

Iíve shot an Elite Judge since 2011. This is my 11th hunting season and other than replacing the string and cable, itís been zero problems.

I found out when I had a neck & shoulder problem and...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-29-2021, 04:15 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,495
Posted By Bill
Congratulations. We bailed outta CA to retire in...

Congratulations. We bailed outta CA to retire in Montana. The coldís not bad if you donít have to go outside or go to work.

Carharttís extreme weather bib overalls designed for Trans-Alaskan...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-29-2021, 02:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,595
Posted By Bill
JPMorgan Chase CEO warns of catastrophic' US credit default

SoÖÖNothing new that the government spending is and has been out of control.

Is this latest warning making folks rethink what theyíre doing for investments and retirements?

I canít get the...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 09-27-2021, 07:58 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,713
Posted By Bill
Iíve never had an issue with either XD failing to...

Iíve never had an issue with either XD failing to fire. I come home so dusty from the side by side I blow off the dust on my pack and gun.

How can a striker-fired XD be any more prone to a...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 09-26-2021, 08:55 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,713
Posted By Bill
Thatís interesting. I use my air compressor to...

Thatís interesting. I use my air compressor to blow out any grit after a day in the holster.


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Forum: Around the Campfire 09-25-2021, 05:35 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 6,897
Posted By Bill
I was filling up with gas last evening and...

I was filling up with gas last evening and chatted with a guy out of area with a moose tag coming in to hunt.

The thought itís 4:30am and Iím going to hunt public land in camo and he could be...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-25-2021, 05:29 AM
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Posted By Bill
Drive safely, wave as you pass by! Sent...

Drive safely, wave as you pass by!


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Forum: D-I-Y Projects 09-25-2021, 05:25 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,697
Posted By Bill
Thank you, sir. It was a fun little project...

Thank you, sir. It was a fun little project seeing it go from under juniper trees in a dry gully with other bones strewn around to on the wall.


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Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 09-25-2021, 05:23 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,713
Posted By Bill
What donít you like about the XDs, or do you just...

What donít you like about the XDs, or do you just prefer Glocks?


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Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 09-25-2021, 05:21 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,713
Posted By Bill
If that cross chest holster is being worn...

If that cross chest holster is being worn correctly in the picture, I donít see how he could draw his gun. His right hand would be at/above his right shoulder when it cleared the kydex holster.
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Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 09-24-2021, 06:51 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,713
Posted By Bill
10mm vs 44 mag

I should also say the GWs carry a 12 gauge slug gun.

To the OP, the XD has 3 changeable handle inserts for your palm.

With that said, an Ďold timerí here told me ďwith griz, after 4 shots...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 09-23-2021, 10:32 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,713
Posted By Bill
10mm vs 44 mag

I retired in Montana which is griz country. I carry a Springfield XD-M 10mm with Buffalo Bore hard cast ĎOutdoorsmaní rounds. Empty weight us 31.2 ounces. It has a rail to mount a light but that...
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 09-23-2021, 09:45 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,697
Posted By Bill
I decided to save the tar technique for another...

I decided to save the tar technique for another project, and made a plaque from a rough cut fir 2x6 cutoff that had some bark left on it.

I put it in my huntroom above the bowrack.
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Forum: D-I-Y Projects 09-23-2021, 01:19 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,090
Posted By Bill
Can you post a couple pictures? Sent from...

Can you post a couple pictures?


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Forum: D-I-Y Projects 09-22-2021, 06:34 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,697
Posted By Bill
I saw this posted on a taxidermy forum....

I saw this posted on a taxidermy forum. Interesting way to add the black color to antlers mimicking tree sap and dirt. I might try this on a deer antler shed I have to see what it looks like.
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Forum: D-I-Y Projects 09-21-2021, 10:43 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,697
Posted By Bill
Thanks. Sent from my iPhone using...

Thanks.


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Forum: Equipment and Tuning 09-20-2021, 02:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 520
Posted By Bill
I wound up ordering directly from the...

I wound up ordering directly from the manufacturer in Florida. They sell 40Ē pieces but if you buy 2 and request theyíll ship a single 80Ē.

They have 2 products, the usf is their standard fiber...
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