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by BlaineG
Sat Aug 19, 2017 11:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday KirkD.
Replies: 3
Views: 31

Re: Happy Birthday KirkD.

Happy Birthday, Kirk.....Post some pics after your trip, please. 8)
by BlaineG
Fri Aug 18, 2017 10:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Eye Surgery Coming Up
Replies: 31
Views: 720

Re: Eye Surgery Coming Up

I hope they do both of them at the same time. It takes VA a couple months to get new glasses to ya.....
by BlaineG
Fri Aug 18, 2017 12:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Member's Intro
Replies: 8
Views: 137

Re: Member's Intro

Welcome. 8) This bunch of enablers has cost me a ton of money. 8) There's no need to buy too many, 25 or 30 will be sufficient. :twisted:
by BlaineG
Thu Aug 17, 2017 7:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: new Henry on the way!
Replies: 10
Views: 273

Re: new Henry on the way!

greetings, I finally broke down and ordered an 18" carbine today. I'm uncertain how I'll adjust to the "different" method of loading, but I'll give it a chance. Somehow the 16" didn't appeal - and the 20" were out of stock - must have been an omen! :D Time to start selecting it's favorite ammo, so ...
by BlaineG
Thu Aug 17, 2017 11:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: SUV + Propane Tank + Gas Grill "On" + Flame Equals.....
Replies: 14
Views: 357

Re: SUV + Propane Tank + Gas Grill "On" + Flame Equals.....

vancelw wrote:
Tue Aug 15, 2017 9:52 pm
BlaineG wrote:
Tue Aug 15, 2017 7:46 pm
Propane stinks bad. I can't believe the driver didn't notice it. :roll:
So do cigarettes...which also destroy your sense of smell.
Not unless you smoke two at a time shoved in your nose. :roll:
by BlaineG
Wed Aug 16, 2017 3:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need help/ideas from a Subaru crank...
Replies: 18
Views: 312

Re: Need help/ideas from a Subaru crank...

What Flatnose said. My 73 F250 had owner-installed headers that were not shielded and would fry the starter with regularity. I'd go thru a starter about once a year with that beast. (one of the nicest trucks I owned, tho)
by BlaineG
Wed Aug 16, 2017 3:40 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: First Amendment
Replies: 11
Views: 236

Re: First Amendment

It's real easy: SCOTUS says that hate speech is protected. That means I can verbally "pelosi" on the left all I want. The left can verbally "pelosi" on the right all they want. Neither side may legally physically attack the other. I guess all those Tiki Torches and legally open-carried guns were too...
by BlaineG
Wed Aug 16, 2017 12:19 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: 22lr rear peep sight and misc rings, Pay It Forward
Replies: 7
Views: 148

Re: 22lr rear peep sight and misc rings, Pay It Forward

Happy to be a member!, I really like the Forums. I'll get the package in the mail to cjensen tomorrow. And, I'll have several more to follow---years of collecting stuff and I'm not even sure what some of it is, but it is starting to take up too much space. Also happy to see the members do a postal ...
by BlaineG
Tue Aug 15, 2017 9:21 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: 22lr rear peep sight and misc rings, Pay It Forward
Replies: 7
Views: 148

Re: 22lr rear peep sight and misc rings, Pay It Forward

Very kind of you to offer. Sadly, I have no need of such treasure.
by BlaineG
Tue Aug 15, 2017 7:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: SUV + Propane Tank + Gas Grill "On" + Flame Equals.....
Replies: 14
Views: 357

Re: SUV + Propane Tank + Gas Grill "On" + Flame Equals.....

Propane stinks bad. I can't believe the driver didn't notice it. :roll:
by BlaineG
Tue Aug 15, 2017 11:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Jrhrs & RKrodle.
Replies: 4
Views: 87

Re: Happy Birthday Hands & RKrodle.

Happy Birthday, Riflemen, Have a great day. 8)
by BlaineG
Mon Aug 14, 2017 11:01 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Blaine will see this one coming a mile away...
Replies: 1
Views: 108

Re: Blaine will see this one coming a mile away...

Too much truth to be 100% funny.....But, :lol: :lol: :lol:
by BlaineG
Mon Aug 14, 2017 10:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I'm back!
Replies: 13
Views: 292

Re: I'm back!

Absolutely great to hear....Behave and recover real soon, Sir. 8)
by BlaineG
Mon Aug 14, 2017 6:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Stern Gweheren! (must use CC option)
Replies: 2
Views: 229

Re: Stern Gweheren! (must use CC option)

:D Ya can't interfere with a chance for a good veggie burger.
by BlaineG
Mon Aug 14, 2017 6:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: some quetion
Replies: 3
Views: 287

Re: some quetion

:lol: :lol: :lol:
by BlaineG
Mon Aug 14, 2017 1:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: RUGER M77 HAWKEYE 275 RIGBY
Replies: 25
Views: 708

Re: RUGER M77 HAWKEYE 275 RIGBY

Blaine, I am with you, bro. I think that's one of the handsomer bolt guns Ruger has built. Absolutely love a 7X57/.275 Rigby. I have an older tang-safety Ruger Bolt in '06....... When you get right down to it, and if I had to, that could be an only center-fire rifle. One could say the the same of 7...
by BlaineG
Sun Aug 13, 2017 11:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Peep Sight vs Iron Sight
Replies: 31
Views: 629

Re: Peep Sight vs Iron Sight

When I had a Leupold Scout Scope and a set of Ashley Outdoors Ghost Ring and HiViz front sight on my Guide Gun, I could shoot to about the same degree of accuracy with either one at about 100 yards...
by BlaineG
Sun Aug 13, 2017 4:40 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: First Amendment
Replies: 11
Views: 236

First Amendment

The First Amendment is supposed to protect all people against government overreach. Sadly, it's the government that decided how to enforce the First Amendment. It's pretty clear to me that the enforcement is completely capricious and arbitrary. It was especially noticeable in Virginia yesterday. Asi...
by BlaineG
Sun Aug 13, 2017 11:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday 7.62 Precision.
Replies: 6
Views: 141

Re: Happy Birthday 7.62 Precision.

Happy Birthday, Rifleman 8)
by BlaineG
Sat Aug 12, 2017 11:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Rustolium & ndcowboy.
Replies: 3
Views: 111

Re: Happy Birthday Rustolium & ndcowboy.

Happy Birthday, Riflemen... 8)
by BlaineG
Fri Aug 11, 2017 7:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday hfcable
Replies: 5
Views: 146

Re: Happy Birthday hfcable

Happy Birthday, Rifleman 8)
by BlaineG
Fri Aug 11, 2017 7:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: DON'T IT MAKE YOU WANT TO GO HOME
Replies: 4
Views: 360

Re: DON'T IT MAKE YOU WANT TO GO HOME

In my family, Going Home meant dying and going to heaven, so...
Childhood home? Oh, hell no....I'm right where I like it (except Washington politics suck) :)
by BlaineG
Fri Aug 11, 2017 7:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin 1895 CB 45-70 JM Stamped
Replies: 14
Views: 388

Re: Marlin 1895 CB 45-70 JM Stamped

Hey there RB -- I think I'd be happier with the 45-70 Cowboy. It's one versatile rifle. From near to far they are good shooters. Blaine - I think this is the rifle I got from you. I upgraded the lumber a little bit... http://i.imgur.com/RRlsWpDl.jpg Best regards. Wind That one I sold you had a tang...
by BlaineG
Fri Aug 11, 2017 11:33 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: FINALLY - an artist with INTEGRITY...!!!
Replies: 2
Views: 218

Re: FINALLY - an artist with INTEGRITY...!!!

Lawyers run companies. Per usual, I'd like to mention Don't Ask, Don't Tell. 8)
by BlaineG
Fri Aug 11, 2017 11:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin 1895 CB 45-70 JM Stamped
Replies: 14
Views: 388

Re: Marlin 1895 CB 45-70 JM Stamped

Wow...tough choice. The 1894 is lighter and handier, but that 1895CB is a dandy, too.....FWIW, I had a CB and let it go, but still, have the 1894...an older micro groove with bluing...
by BlaineG
Thu Aug 10, 2017 5:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another good Levergun, the Ruger Model 96 bites the dust
Replies: 33
Views: 12067

Re: Another good Levergun, the Ruger Model 96 bites the dust

Post your request in the Classified Section (after reading the guidelines for the classified section)
IE: WTB in "name state".
by BlaineG
Thu Aug 10, 2017 5:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Scorpions
Replies: 18
Views: 619

Re: Scorpions

Personally, the worst was a black widow. But I have very few these days. My local little skunk just chows down on them. No snails or slugs either. For those that think skunks have no uses, just get bit by a black widow, then you'll import the skunks by the gross. Almost every meter vault I cracked ...
by BlaineG
Thu Aug 10, 2017 1:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: RUGER M77 HAWKEYE 275 RIGBY
Replies: 25
Views: 708

Re: RUGER M77 HAWKEYE 275 RIGBY

A suppressed pistol-caliber levergun is about as good a pest-patrol gun around the farm as you can get. Really annoying to don hearing protectors just to go toss the nightly gay flakes to the goats, but after getting slight but permanent hearing damage from firing my Marlin inside a barn one night ...
by BlaineG
Thu Aug 10, 2017 11:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Loss of Glen Campbell
Replies: 15
Views: 540

Re: Loss of Glen Campbell

As fine a guitar player that ever lived. He could really shred them licks....
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S4PEf7yYCZE
by BlaineG
Thu Aug 10, 2017 11:39 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Eye Surgery Coming Up
Replies: 31
Views: 720

Re: Eye Surgery Coming Up

As far as eye drops go, the insurance companies say you can get 20 drops out of each milliliter. I wonder how the pencil pushing penurious Scrooges think that it is possible to never miss your eye with a drop? Hitting your eye with a drop is not the easiest thing in the world. I don't even try. I p...
by BlaineG
Thu Aug 10, 2017 11:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Scorpions
Replies: 18
Views: 619

Re: Scorpions

Scorpions glow like crazy under a black light. I have a hand held light, as I live at ground zero for scorpions. I caught right at 50 of em in 7-8 nights within 20 feet of house. :shock: They get active about ten pm. I had 7 chickens that use to keep these numbers down, but I got tierd of em pelosi...
by BlaineG
Wed Aug 09, 2017 7:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayers up for America
Replies: 11
Views: 588

Re: Prayers up for America

Too many 'Crats and Rinos put politics over the USA's well being... :evil:
by BlaineG
Wed Aug 09, 2017 12:06 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Fourth 'victim' was CHEATING......!
Replies: 3
Views: 249

Re: Fourth 'victim' was CHEATING......!

You know what they say. If you're in a fair fight your tactics suck real bad.
by BlaineG
Tue Aug 08, 2017 9:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: RUGER M77 HAWKEYE 275 RIGBY
Replies: 25
Views: 708

Re: RUGER M77 HAWKEYE 275 RIGBY

I stand by my statement.

Hey, no points lost for zero flexibility and no taste. :lol:
by BlaineG
Tue Aug 08, 2017 6:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Eye Surgery Coming Up
Replies: 31
Views: 720

Re: Eye Surgery Coming Up

:roll: :roll: As usual, VA takes its own sweet time. I'll get an evaluation by the surgeon on 25 August. Then, if applicable, a surgery date prolly a month or more out. Having complained a bit, I still remain truly grateful for my VA treatment.
by BlaineG
Tue Aug 08, 2017 3:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mountain Lion Encounter
Replies: 8
Views: 551

Re: Mountain Lion Encounter

I remember years ago when Leftafornia banned hunting of the lions the encounter rate went through the roof. I'm betting that if you employed your long range skull drill they would lock you up! Or the next party of left hikers would proceed to pummel the bejeezes outta ya for defending yourself! But...
by BlaineG
Tue Aug 08, 2017 1:10 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: WTHeck Are They Resisting?
Replies: 12
Views: 408

Re: WTHeck Are They Resisting?

Every morning I get up hoping to hear that Ruth Bader Ginsburg has passed away and our President will have the opportunity to replace her with another choice from his already published "short list" of nominees to send to the Senate. I don't mean to sound overly harsh, or to be wishing ill to Justic...
by BlaineG
Tue Aug 08, 2017 1:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mountain Lion Encounter
Replies: 8
Views: 551

Re: Mountain Lion Encounter

I guess while some are so terrified that they prepare goodbye videos for their families, the rest of "us" would be deploying our pocket-carried long-range skull drills....
by BlaineG
Tue Aug 08, 2017 1:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: RUGER M77 HAWKEYE 275 RIGBY
Replies: 25
Views: 708

Re: RUGER M77 HAWKEYE 275 RIGBY

Daaayam, a tough audience this week. :shock:
by BlaineG
Tue Aug 08, 2017 12:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Go Navy!
Replies: 3
Views: 269

Re: Go Navy!

Living just 10 miles north of Boston when I was a kid, I lived and breather anything related to the old girl... And I visited her multiple times. (I need to go again too!) Sadly... That story, is just that... That's a myth, as written below by a history professor. Old No7 "I've told my students, 'T...
by BlaineG
Mon Aug 07, 2017 5:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Didn't see this one coming!
Replies: 8
Views: 612

Re: Didn't see this one coming!

:lol: :lol: :lol:
by BlaineG
Mon Aug 07, 2017 5:04 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: WTHeck Are They Resisting?
Replies: 12
Views: 408

Re: WTHeck Are They Resisting?

The fear he will be successful... and shows those who normally don't pay attention what a lie is that everything the left does and believes in. They can't tolerate that! Hillary was supposed to put the icing on the cake for near full socialism: A planned overturn of failed ACA to a socialist single...
by BlaineG
Mon Aug 07, 2017 12:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Dixiejack,wcandres,oldgerboy & Pitchy
Replies: 4
Views: 172

Re: Happy Birthday Dixiejack,wcandres,oldgerboy & Pitchy

Quite the auspicious day, Gentlemen....Happy Birthday to all you Riflemen. 8) 8)
by BlaineG
Mon Aug 07, 2017 12:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Joke - Homeless man
Replies: 2
Views: 363

Re: Joke - Homeless man

:o He forgot to mention the Suprise Sex @ 2AM.....
by BlaineG
Mon Aug 07, 2017 12:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday olyinaz.
Replies: 4
Views: 168

Re: Happy Birthday olyinaz.

Have a great day, Rifleman. 8)
by BlaineG
Sun Aug 06, 2017 9:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Homemade fish cleaning table
Replies: 6
Views: 308

Re: Homemade fish cleaning table

Old No7 wrote:
Sun Aug 06, 2017 9:02 pm
Knot bad!!! :wink:

( See what I did there Blaine?!?! )

Seriously -- nice work! Very classy!

Old No7
On a scale of 1-10, that was not a crappie pun.
by BlaineG
Sun Aug 06, 2017 7:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Homemade fish cleaning table
Replies: 6
Views: 308

Re: Homemade fish cleaning table

Not only handy, but beautiful work. I'd prolly throw a couple 2x12s over sawhorses and clamp a hose to 'er... :lol: :lol:
by BlaineG
Sun Aug 06, 2017 7:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Concealed carry --- again
Replies: 51
Views: 1382

Re: Concealed carry --- again

My "regular" EDC is a "Compact Commander" - Officer's lower & Commander upper. Easy enough to carry IWB under almost anything. But since it is out to be Cerakoted, I've been carrying my SiG P229 clone - which is only marginally more bulky (have to carry it OWB) but conceals fine in most circumstanc...