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by Tycer
Sun Apr 05, 2020 8:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Maybe it is. . . . Time to go POSTAL....!!!
Replies: 14
Views: 690

Re: Maybe it is. . . . Time to go POSTAL....!!!

I'll be ready soon. Last week I worked up an initial cast bullet plinking load with Unique for a 1914 Savage 1899H .303 Savage. Once I found my low power reading glasses, I could see the open sights. This was only at 25 yards, but the snow was still too deep in the back field to walk out farther fr...
by Tycer
Fri Apr 03, 2020 3:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Maybe it is. . . . Time to go POSTAL....!!!
Replies: 14
Views: 690

Re: Maybe it is. . . . Time to go POSTAL....!!!

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Finally got to sight in my Win 86 with the Providence Tool sight. Had to get a.700” tall front sight.
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by Tycer
Thu Apr 02, 2020 10:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Songs that stir the Emotions
Replies: 6
Views: 463

Re: Songs that stir the Emotions

Nice. My Finley has just this week begun to live this.
One a bit different
https://youtu.be/ip6vUelALC0
by Tycer
Tue Mar 31, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: #Masks4all
Replies: 4
Views: 628

Re: #Masks4all

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by Tycer
Tue Mar 31, 2020 3:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What About That Stimulus Check?
Replies: 16
Views: 517

Re: What About That Stimulus Check?

If you have not filed a 2018 or 2019 tax return you must file to receive the money. You must also then go to a portal and enter bank info. I think I got that right.

https://www.irs.gov/newsroom/economic-i ... ed-to-know
by Tycer
Mon Mar 30, 2020 8:41 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: 94 Trapper Barrel, bullets, dies, GCks...
Replies: 0
Views: 447

94 Trapper Barrel, bullets, dies, GCks...

Best offer in five days.

Barrel.
Full box Speer 170s
C&H dies
Maybe 50 RCBS 32-170-FN hardcast
300 grams of gas checks.
by Tycer
Mon Mar 30, 2020 6:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Virus, Newer Name
Replies: 10
Views: 588

Re: New Virus, Newer Name

Sounds like another propaganda campaign.
Remember when DJT was asked why he began to call it the Chinese Virus he replied something like “Because they are saying it came from our military during the World Military Games and I can’t have that”
We call it the WuhuFlu
by Tycer
Sun Mar 29, 2020 10:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Done with the corona virus stuff.
Replies: 8
Views: 603

Re: Done with the corona virus stuff.

I get it.
by Tycer
Sun Mar 29, 2020 9:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: #Masks4all
Replies: 4
Views: 628

#Masks4all

A little Czech propaganda. They have mandated masks in public.

https://youtu.be/jZtEX2-n2Hc

https://www.craftpassion.com/face-mask-sewing-pattern/
by Tycer
Sun Mar 29, 2020 9:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sterilization of Coronavirus
Replies: 12
Views: 676

Sterilization of Coronavirus

Your oven.
It has been found that 30 minutes at 60°C (140°F) will deactivate the virus with 100% efficacy.

Some hospitals are using their blanket warmers to disinfect PPE after each shift.
by Tycer
Fri Mar 27, 2020 9:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Maybe it is. . . . Time to go POSTAL....!!!
Replies: 14
Views: 690

Re: Maybe it is. . . . Time to go POSTAL....!!!

Super colibris at 15’
It’s gonna be close.
by Tycer
Wed Mar 18, 2020 7:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Love During The Virus Troubles
Replies: 12
Views: 556

Re: Love During The Virus Troubles

M. M. Wright wrote:
Wed Mar 18, 2020 1:53 pm
You realize this isolation will result in a spate of births 9 months from now?
Yes.
In 2033 we'll call them Quarenteens
by Tycer
Wed Mar 18, 2020 12:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Seattle Bans
Replies: 21
Views: 591

Re: Seattle Bans

😱
Poor ❄️
by Tycer
Tue Mar 17, 2020 2:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: City folk are a comin
Replies: 12
Views: 644

Re: City folk are a comin

Tests 🤓😜💩
by Tycer
Tue Mar 17, 2020 2:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Owl moved in the house we made
Replies: 59
Views: 755

Re: Owl moved in the house we made

Very cool 😎
by Tycer
Tue Mar 17, 2020 1:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: City folk are a comin
Replies: 12
Views: 644

City folk are a comin

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by Tycer
Sun Mar 15, 2020 9:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anyone Cancelled Work or Personal Air Travel Yet?
Replies: 43
Views: 1135

Re: Anyone Cancelled Work or Personal Air Travel Yet?

Blaine wrote:
Sun Mar 15, 2020 7:11 pm
I'll be at Death's Doorstep before I go sit in a waiting room for half day (if I'm lucky) with about 150 sneezing, coughing, drooling people waiting on a bottle of cough syrup and Tylenol.... :shock: :o :evil:
You’re a wise man.
#STFHome
by Tycer
Fri Mar 13, 2020 11:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: MOLON LABE
Replies: 13
Views: 485

Re: MOLON LABE

:lol:
by Tycer
Thu Mar 12, 2020 10:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Italian PP diet
Replies: 2
Views: 196

Italian PP diet

Doctor doctor I've got the virus??!!
Si, now you get a private room and the PP diet.
PP diet?
Si, pizza and pancakes. We can fit that under the door.
by Tycer
Tue Mar 10, 2020 1:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Corona mask
Replies: 16
Views: 534

Corona mask

You might take heed. Good dog.
by Tycer
Tue Mar 10, 2020 8:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: worst time in your life
Replies: 54
Views: 1221

Re: worst time in your life

One of my Lodge Brothers just had cataract surgery. They put the wrong prescription in one eye and he’s having terrible PTSD terrors welling up from his tours in Vietnam. Never had a PTSD problem before. Neurological issues from bathing in AO but never PTSD. Poor guy can’t function well at all. Hasn...
by Tycer
Tue Mar 10, 2020 8:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prescription warning
Replies: 7
Views: 304

Re: Prescription warning

If that happened to me I would assume my immune system is compromised and I would immediately begin taking Turkey Tail mushrooms. I’d start with 2 capsules twice a day and then if no adverse effects up to a total of 12 caps until the bottle of 120 was gone then switch to 2 a day for another bottle. ...
by Tycer
Sat Mar 07, 2020 10:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sad time ahead.
Replies: 28
Views: 772

Re: Sad time ahead.

Travel well Rebel. Godspeed. Thanks for making our world a better place! Heal well GK, you and yours.
by Tycer
Mon Mar 02, 2020 3:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Oh my God !
Replies: 14
Views: 506

Re: Oh my God !

Ray Newman wrote:
Sun Mar 01, 2020 8:41 pm
Keep moving stuff -- you might find Jimmy Hoffa or D.B.Cooper!
Db Cooper got caught. Richard Floyd McCoy.
by Tycer
Mon Mar 02, 2020 11:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Priest a Minister and a
Replies: 5
Views: 242

A Priest a Minister and a

A Priest a Minister and a Rabbit walk into a bar…
The rabbit says “I think I might be a typo”
by Tycer
Wed Feb 26, 2020 10:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: RIP Clive
Replies: 5
Views: 344

RIP Clive

Travel well Mr. Cussler. Godspeed. He’ll well all that mourn his loss. Thank you for making our world a better place.
by Tycer
Tue Feb 25, 2020 7:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: It’s OK to say Pandemic
Replies: 12
Views: 410

Re: It’s OK to say Pandemic

So now that all the boxes have been ticked on the WHO’s list of requirements before they can use the word pandemic, the WHO has put out a statement saying they are no longer going to use the word pandemic :roll:
by Tycer
Mon Feb 24, 2020 11:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: It’s OK to say Pandemic
Replies: 12
Views: 410

Re: It’s OK to say Pandemic

Epidemics and Pandemics will come and go, but the biggest impact of this one will be if it causes enough economic slump to make the 'vote for incumbents if my wallet is thick' crowd to abandon Trump and vote for the Socialists... Yep. This one has crushed the Chinese supply of just about everything...
by Tycer
Sun Feb 23, 2020 5:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: It’s OK to say Pandemic
Replies: 12
Views: 410

It’s OK to say Pandemic

Good article on COVID-19

https://virologydownunder.com/
by Tycer
Sat Feb 22, 2020 9:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is this the last of Scouting in America?
Replies: 19
Views: 478

Re: Is this the last of Scouting in America?

My closest friend has been a scout leader for 25 years. I have not said a word. Probably won’t.
by Tycer
Sat Feb 22, 2020 9:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: .358 win / BLR doesn't feed handgun bullets
Replies: 17
Views: 419

Re: .358 win / BLR doesn't feed handgun bullets

BeeKay wrote:
Fri Feb 21, 2020 8:00 pm
Yep -
I was sort of disaappointed.
Me too. Very.
Still love the gun though. I can hit a paper plate at 250 yards all day with the 180s, 200s, and the 225s. Haven’t found a great load for the 250s
by Tycer
Fri Feb 21, 2020 4:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: .358 win / BLR doesn't feed handgun bullets
Replies: 17
Views: 419

Re: .358 win / BLR doesn't feed handgun bullets

I’ve had four 358s. They were all sucky with flat nosed bullets. They all rip a groove in my cast spire points. I’ve not yet determined a fix. I will someday.
by Tycer
Tue Feb 18, 2020 3:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What turned you on to guns?
Replies: 35
Views: 697

Re: What turned you on to guns?

The Rifleman
by Tycer
Tue Feb 18, 2020 3:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dang autos!
Replies: 13
Views: 441

Re: Dang autos!

:lol:
by Tycer
Mon Feb 17, 2020 10:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: got a call!
Replies: 4
Views: 357

Re: got a call!

Excellent
Careful with the receiver. It’s blueing is attached to a very thin plating over sintered metal. Keep it oiled lightly and enjoy the freckles. Work it too much and you’ll see exactly how far that rust has spread between the receiver and the plating. Can get real ugly fast.
by Tycer
Fri Feb 14, 2020 9:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Model 70 30-06 for the finish
Replies: 12
Views: 494

Re: Model 70 30-06 for the finish

This thread is useless without pictures. :wink:
Actually I like your writing. Pictures would be great though.
by Tycer
Sat Feb 08, 2020 9:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester conversion
Replies: 11
Views: 444

Re: Winchester conversion

Please, leave that Winchester 71 alone! THIS!!!!!!!!!!!! In general I'm a huge advocate of folks doing what with their stuff. However...... A winchester 71 in 348 is my all time dream gun. I'm hoping one day to be able to get one, and with the scarcity and price of them it would seem a DARN shame t...
by Tycer
Fri Feb 07, 2020 9:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester conversion
Replies: 11
Views: 444

Re: Winchester conversion

Welcome.
The 416-348 Improved is a righteous cartridge. I would do the 375-348 AI
by Tycer
Thu Feb 06, 2020 7:59 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: The Iowa Charlie Foxtrot.....
Replies: 8
Views: 263

Re: The Iowa Charlie Foxtrot.....

Now they’re saying the hand calculated caucus tallys have incorrect math. Perhaps 30% have rounding errors.
by Tycer
Mon Feb 03, 2020 11:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I bought 3 BLRs
Replies: 8
Views: 332

Re: I bought 3 BLRs

Welcome sir!
Just buy yourself some new brass for the 358.

https://www.starlinebrass.com/articles/ ... allistics/
by Tycer
Sun Feb 02, 2020 1:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: useful 380 ACP gel tests
Replies: 19
Views: 361

Re: useful 380 ACP gel tests

https://youtu.be/GNtPHYwcDts

The rounds with XTPs performed best.
When I go to Charleston I swing by Precision One and buy a bag of seconds and replenish my stock of edc rounds.
by Tycer
Mon Jan 27, 2020 2:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Think of it as an Opinel on steroids — almost
Replies: 8
Views: 598

Re: Think of it as an Opinel on steroids — almost

Tycer: Basis knife is accurate. Neither blade shape is. You probably have noticed that knife's design is similar to the French Opinel, albeit a much sturdier rendition. Unfortunately, the blade needs frequent maintenance — that is, existing blade is inconvenient for frequent use while being satisfa...
by Tycer
Sun Jan 26, 2020 9:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Think of it as an Opinel on steroids — almost
Replies: 8
Views: 598

Re: Think of it as an Opinel on steroids — almost

I have a problem to solve. My EDC folding knife is a Cold Steel Medium Clip Point (3.5 inches) Twistmaster®. I bought it perhaps 20 years ago to verify or disprove my obsession with corrosion prevention. I continue to carry it because: - It's the only locking folding knife that my hands (fingers) c...