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by Pitchy
Sat May 25, 2019 7:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The crew chief
Replies: 4
Views: 79

The crew chief

On this memorial day weekend i`d like to acknowledge the importance of the crew chief, he or she was a very important part of keeping the planes flying during war and peace times. Being one myself and knowing the importance of what we did and the thanks from the pilots we received and the pride we h...
by Pitchy
Sat May 25, 2019 1:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The door to nowhere
Replies: 20
Views: 254

Re: The door to nowhere

wm wrote:
Sat May 25, 2019 1:25 pm
Needs a door knocker ……. :wink:

Wm
Heck no if someone answers i don`t want to go there.

GK, i lock it after i get to the other side. :wink:
by Pitchy
Sat May 25, 2019 1:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The door to nowhere
Replies: 20
Views: 254

Re: The door to nowhere

Heck no i sent her through first to check it out. :lol:
by Pitchy
Sat May 25, 2019 12:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The door to nowhere
Replies: 20
Views: 254

Re: The door to nowhere

3leggedturtle wrote:
Sat May 25, 2019 12:16 pm
Hey Pitchy, that kinda kinda handy, take a trip and never leave the farm!.....
More than one way for a poor man to skin a cat. :lol:
by Pitchy
Sat May 25, 2019 11:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The door to nowhere
Replies: 20
Views: 254

Re: The door to nowhere

Going on a journey. :)

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by Pitchy
Sat May 25, 2019 10:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Couple chopping boards.
Replies: 10
Views: 164

Re: Couple chopping boards.

Thanks Todd, the other one is made from a reciprocating saw blade and cuts a head of lettuce great. :)
by Pitchy
Sat May 25, 2019 7:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another 'Smarter Every Day' - on Cannons....
Replies: 4
Views: 117

Re: Another 'Smarter Every Day' - on Cannons....

I really enjoyed that, thanks. 8)
by Pitchy
Sat May 25, 2019 6:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The door to nowhere
Replies: 20
Views: 254

Re: The door to nowhere

Thanks Bill, not sure that`s where i`ll put it in the end but for now....... :)
by Pitchy
Sat May 25, 2019 6:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The door to nowhere
Replies: 20
Views: 254

Re: The door to nowhere

:lol: good ones.
I made the high bike from a old hay rake wheel, rode it once down a slight hill crashed and burned so that was enough of that. :lol:
by Pitchy
Sat May 25, 2019 6:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Couple chopping boards.
Replies: 10
Views: 164

Re: Couple chopping boards.

Thanks guys. :)
by Pitchy
Fri May 24, 2019 6:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The door to nowhere
Replies: 20
Views: 254

The door to nowhere

Been wanting to make one for years. :)
Let your imagination roll.

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by Pitchy
Fri May 24, 2019 6:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Couple chopping boards.
Replies: 10
Views: 164

Re: Couple chopping boards.

Soaked them down with veg. oil, thanks Bill. :)
by Pitchy
Fri May 24, 2019 4:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Couple chopping boards.
Replies: 10
Views: 164

Couple chopping boards.

Made these chopping boards last few days.

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by Pitchy
Thu May 23, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Snoopy Dog
Replies: 16
Views: 377

Re: Snoopy Dog

Good idea i`ll make a black lab doing that tomorrow. :lol:
by Pitchy
Thu May 23, 2019 4:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3822
Views: 62189

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Cool and ya sure make a neat net. 8)
by Pitchy
Thu May 23, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Snoopy Dog
Replies: 16
Views: 377

Re: Snoopy Dog

Thanks jb, a couple more we made today.

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by Pitchy
Wed May 22, 2019 6:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3822
Views: 62189

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Watched the videos this AM while there's a lull in the storms. They worked fine and you look plumb skinny in them. More storms coming today in maybe an hour. 6:13 now and severe warnings but no torpedoes yet. Watch area ends about 3 miles south. Lol. Like the weather service is that accurate. Ron f...
by Pitchy
Wed May 22, 2019 6:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Digging in the hills today
Replies: 8
Views: 285

Re: Digging in the hills today

Thanks buddy, it was a good day. :)
by Pitchy
Tue May 21, 2019 7:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Andy Rooney Once Said . . . . .
Replies: 9
Views: 289

Re: Andy Rooney Once Said . . . . .

I liked that. 8)
by Pitchy
Tue May 21, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3822
Views: 62189

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Thanks Six and Ron and prayers up for you and yours with the bad weather.
by Pitchy
Tue May 21, 2019 6:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Haying equipment
Replies: 33
Views: 527

Re: Haying equipment

Pitchy, My cousins grandfather who came from Ireland at the turn of the last century could really lay down the hay. He always had a stone in his side pocket and every few minutes he would stop draw on his pipe and make a pass on each side of the blade. It never looked like he was working hard but a...
by Pitchy
Mon May 20, 2019 6:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3822
Views: 62189

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Garand too Garand, life is complete. :lol:
by Pitchy
Mon May 20, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Managed to cast a few
Replies: 18
Views: 247

Re: Managed to cast a few

Gotcha , heck i need a lot of updating. :lol:
by Pitchy
Mon May 20, 2019 5:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Managed to cast a few
Replies: 18
Views: 247

Re: Managed to cast a few

Do ya have access to a welder, if i can help making a mount let me know.
by Pitchy
Mon May 20, 2019 5:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Digging in the hills today
Replies: 8
Views: 285

Re: Digging in the hills today

Thanks buddy, yep when your finding stuff and the view is good its a good day. :lol:
by Pitchy
Mon May 20, 2019 5:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Digging in the hills today
Replies: 8
Views: 285

Re: Digging in the hills today

Who says metal detecting isn`t fun :lol:
Bet those bolts were brand new when left there.
Stay safe Ron.

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by Pitchy
Mon May 20, 2019 5:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3822
Views: 62189

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Oh yea skeeters are out and ticks of both kinds, thanks bud. :)
by Pitchy
Mon May 20, 2019 5:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Digging in the hills today
Replies: 8
Views: 285

Digging in the hills today

We did some metal detecting on the old narrow gauge RR grade today, found 40 spikes and all those bolts were in the same hole.
The odd piece is the pin with the retainer on it laying on the flat iron.

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by Pitchy
Mon May 20, 2019 5:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3822
Views: 62189

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Thanks, lately in IE when i play a video i get a error message that says error try again later, been searching but can`t find the fix.
Oh well long as ya all can see them.
by Pitchy
Mon May 20, 2019 4:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3822
Views: 62189

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Eh should be a lot better, couldn`t get comfortable and eyes are shot but guess it would put meat in the freezer.
Did the vids work.
by Pitchy
Mon May 20, 2019 4:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3822
Views: 62189

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Attention attention attention M1 Garand post Finaly got the 308 out for a few shots, shooting factory hard ball at 100 yards. Could be better but you know :lol: Let me know if the vids work i keep getting a error message when i try and watch them. Even have a skeeter in the vid. https://www.youtube...
by Pitchy
Mon May 20, 2019 2:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3822
Views: 62189

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Yep i use the side grinder to sharpen about everything, just got to be careful not to turn it blue. :) We went back in the hills and did some digging on the old narrow gauge line, found 40 spikes and all those bolts were in one hole. That pin with the clip retainer on it is interesting. This line wa...
by Pitchy
Mon May 20, 2019 2:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Managed to cast a few
Replies: 18
Views: 247

Re: Managed to cast a few

Good for you Bill, next you`ll be cranking that forge blower. 8) :)
by Pitchy
Sun May 19, 2019 3:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3822
Views: 62189

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

I`ll be darn, nope nothing here but rain.
by Pitchy
Sun May 19, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3822
Views: 62189

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

When and where did you get snow ?
by Pitchy
Sun May 19, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Let's talk .30 WCF heavy cast boolits
Replies: 10
Views: 233

Re: Let's talk .30 WCF heavy cast boolits

30-30 i can see a little expansion as far as 45-70 ect a half inch hole does the trick if the hit is correct. :)
by Pitchy
Sun May 19, 2019 2:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3822
Views: 62189

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Grats on the lift Gunny.
Fred your making me hungry.
Six nice lawn looks like ya could play golf on it.
8)
Things are falling apart ,did some black smithing today and the oak stump i had the anvil attached too fell apart in four pieces. :o its only been there for 33 years. :lol:
by Pitchy
Sun May 19, 2019 6:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hiking without a handgun.....
Replies: 14
Views: 351

Re: Hiking without a handgun.....

I got so upset with our state laws a couple weeks ago when we headed for the woods i called the sheriff to verify i can carry in the woods without a carry permit. The way they word the laws are confusing, in one sentence they say no one can carry a firearm without a permit and in the next sentence i...
by Pitchy
Sun May 19, 2019 6:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Haying equipment
Replies: 33
Views: 527

Re: Haying equipment

Thanks piller, don`t know if it works yet as the poly took all night to dry and its been raining.
Not sure its sharp enough either, time will tell. :)
by Pitchy
Sat May 18, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This is Terrible!
Replies: 5
Views: 328

Re: This is Terrible!

Good one. :lol:
by Pitchy
Sat May 18, 2019 1:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Haying equipment
Replies: 33
Views: 527

Re: Haying equipment

Made a new scythe today with a straight handle, will try it if it stops raining.

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by Pitchy
Sat May 18, 2019 6:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3822
Views: 62189

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Good ones fellers :lol:
No bear last night but it rained all night so maybe he`s a fair weather bear. :lol:
by Pitchy
Fri May 17, 2019 6:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3822
Views: 62189

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Thanks for the replies, the problem here is Normas bird seed and suet, we now have it all put away so maybe problem solved.
DNR won`t do any thing if you have food laying around, seems we go through this every year but Norma don`t get it i guess.
Think we`ll put some pinesol out though anyway.
by Pitchy
Fri May 17, 2019 7:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3822
Views: 62189

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Shoot the bear! (Maybe)! Yea if i want to go to jail for a long time, and to many neighbors that would see ya. I called the DNR last year and told me that the State owns the bear and i`m not allowed to do anything to it and they won`t either. Like everything else it sucks, they`ll probably put the ...
by Pitchy
Fri May 17, 2019 6:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3822
Views: 62189

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

******* bear is back, 2nd night in a row but different window .
Last night he took this cooler that was the only thing in there with sealed bird suet in it, i`m getting tired of this chit.

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by Pitchy
Wed May 15, 2019 5:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3822
Views: 62189

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Think i may get time to shoot the Garand tomorrow and bring this topic back in line, keep a watch for that. :lol:
by Pitchy
Wed May 15, 2019 4:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3822
Views: 62189

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

No bugs but my long hair got pretty tangled, just about went to town but my better judgement got the best of me. :lol:
by Pitchy
Wed May 15, 2019 4:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3822
Views: 62189

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Any time i ride any more i really wonder about the idiots out there texting or talking on the phone, ain`t like the old days.
Finally got my leg over the Harley and snorted up the road and back, felt good. :)
by Pitchy
Wed May 15, 2019 2:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kirst Konverter Pietta 1860 Army
Replies: 11
Views: 292

Re: Kirst Konverter Pietta 1860 Army

I`ve wanted a factory modern conversion for a long time but just can`t seem to get my hands on one, going to a gun store and getting one seems to be more hassle than its worth anymore.
Go here and look in the Storm thread and read all about them.
https://www.cascity.com/forumhall/
by Pitchy
Wed May 15, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3822
Views: 62189

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Cool beans Gunny, good days are always good. :)