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by Beaker
Wed Feb 13, 2019 3:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Rare Western Washington Snow Storm
Replies: 20
Views: 369

Re: The Rare Western Washington Snow Storm

BlaineG wrote:
Tue Feb 12, 2019 2:19 pm
This morning, it was this much trombone deep. (In the summer, it's a birdbath)
Blaine that does not seem like much snow as it is not even past 1st position on your trombone gauge. 8)
by Beaker
Thu Feb 07, 2019 4:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sure didn't know this!
Replies: 9
Views: 490

Re: Sure didn't know this!

piller wrote:
Tue Feb 05, 2019 11:16 pm
Blaine, that is the biggest problem. The laws are one size fits no-one.

+1 Amen to that! :x
by Beaker
Tue Feb 05, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sure didn't know this!
Replies: 9
Views: 490

Re: Sure didn't know this!

Heroin is a morphine derivative: Diacetylmorphine. Easy to synthesize from morphine with increased potency and more addictive.
by Beaker
Fri Feb 01, 2019 3:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Was Shot Show a little subdued this year?
Replies: 5
Views: 279

Re: Was Shot Show a little subdued this year?

I did not hear a single shot this year, I guess it must have been all show.
by Beaker
Thu Jan 31, 2019 4:08 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Bartender vs Barista
Replies: 9
Views: 254

Re: Bartender vs Barista

OldWin wrote:
Thu Jan 31, 2019 3:16 pm
What keeps me up at night is not that this is possibly the dumbest person to hold public office, or her political leanings.......
It's that she was duly elected to office in one of our most populous states.
Really makes me question our future. :?
+1 :cry:
by Beaker
Fri Jan 25, 2019 4:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Handy Item for Hunting Trips
Replies: 23
Views: 724

Re: Handy Item for Hunting Trips

Just remember to call before you dig!
by Beaker
Thu Jan 24, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: The 'Progresssives' are exposing themselves...
Replies: 8
Views: 330

Re: The 'Progresssives' are exposing themselves...

The "Progressives" are exposing themselves; What!!?? In this weather!? :shock: :shock:
by Beaker
Mon Jan 21, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: OT: Metric quantity measurements
Replies: 19
Views: 1649

Re: OT: Metric quantity measurements

piller wrote:
Mon Jan 21, 2019 12:13 pm
For practical purposes, they are the same. On an engineering test the first is not the same as the next 2.
This is the correct answer: The operative adjective being PRACTICAL! Go and rest easy now. 8)
by Beaker
Sat Jan 19, 2019 3:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sis Was The LAST Person In The World I Thought Would Buy One
Replies: 20
Views: 624

Re: Sis Was The LAST Person In The World I Thought Would Buy One

Glad to hear Blaine. It is amazing that when issues strike "close to home", experience changes people's philosophy.
by Beaker
Tue Jan 15, 2019 4:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For Nath - Extreme Cold Fox Hunting
Replies: 6
Views: 319

Re: For Nath - Extreme Cold Fox Hunting

GunnyMack wrote:
Tue Jan 15, 2019 9:18 am
Griff wrote:
Tue Jan 15, 2019 9:15 am
Hard to track 'em like that.
Even harder to trap em!
Looks pretty well trapped to me 8)
by Beaker
Thu Jan 10, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 6.5 Creedmoor in Lever Action
Replies: 27
Views: 1005

Re: 6.5 Creedmoor in Lever Action

I have found no private reloaders who can reload rare or niche calibers economically compared to factory loads or reloaders. That is pretty much the whole thing in a nutshell . Nothing against folks wanting to save money . BUT the person that wants to save and wants me to load is pretty much saying...
by Beaker
Wed Jan 09, 2019 5:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 6.5 Creedmoor in Lever Action
Replies: 27
Views: 1005

Re: 6.5 Creedmoor in Lever Action

The CM’s are no different from any other relatively new cartridge . If I was to buy a gun for either after initial range testing if I liked what I saw I’d then order 300-500 pieces of new brass and that should cover me for life problem solved . [/quote] Do You reload 6pt? That is fine for those that...
by Beaker
Wed Jan 09, 2019 3:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 200 years old
Replies: 12
Views: 396

Re: 200 years old

Way cool Pitchy! At first I thought You had turned 200 years old! :o
by Beaker
Wed Jan 09, 2019 2:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 6.5 Creedmoor in Lever Action
Replies: 27
Views: 1005

Re: 6.5 Creedmoor in Lever Action

I came close purchasing a bolt action in 6.5 CM back when it first came out but there were problems with loose primers after just 2 reloads and at the time only Hornady was making the brass as fast as they can spit them out. The 6.5 and 6mm CM reminds me of the 300 Savage with its short neck, doesn...
by Beaker
Mon Jan 07, 2019 3:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 6.5 Creedmoor in Lever Action
Replies: 27
Views: 1005

Re: 6.5 Creedmoor in Lever Action

Looks like a good deer cartridge when chambered in the Henry lever action. How well is does, or could do at long range or any range over maybe 300 yds. depends on the accuracy and format the cartridge is chambered in. If I was looking at a great long range, or even mid range rifle, it wouldn't be a...
by Beaker
Mon Jan 07, 2019 2:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: First Lever Action Recommendations!
Replies: 41
Views: 1411

Re: First Lever Action Recommendations!

If you plan to do quite a bit of shooting get a pistol caliber lever action. If you reload get a 44 mag and you can shoot light loads for plinking and full tilt loads for hunting. If you don't reload get a 357magnum and you can shoot inexpensive 38 special reloads for plinking and full power loads ...
by Beaker
Sun Jan 06, 2019 6:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 6.5 Creedmoor in Lever Action
Replies: 27
Views: 1005

6.5 Creedmoor in Lever Action

I see Henry is introducing a long Ranger in Hornady's 6.5 Creedmoor. Very intriguing to me given the excellent ballistics of this cartridge. Course, to take advantage of the long range ballistics the rifle would most certainly have to be scoped. Does anyone have any experience with this caliber yet ...
by Beaker
Sat Jan 05, 2019 11:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Last evening !
Replies: 13
Views: 575

Re: Last evening !

Rusty wrote:
Sat Jan 05, 2019 10:33 pm
I'm the reason my company writes safety bulletins.

:lol: :lol: :lol:
by Beaker
Sat Jan 05, 2019 11:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Oklahoma City
Replies: 7
Views: 590

Re: Oklahoma City

Well I am about 3 hours north of You. If You are in the area of Salina, Hutchinson, Newton or even Wichita KS it might work for me.
by Beaker
Fri Jan 04, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: First Lever Action Recommendations!
Replies: 41
Views: 1411

Re: First Lever Action Recommendations!

If only one?? For a centerfire I would pick a .357mag/.38spc. They are excellent all around guns for target shooting up to taking deer. Henry's are an excellent choice worth considering,good quality and customer service. Course you also will want a rimfire and then the 30/30 ect. Nobody can have jus...
by Beaker
Sun Dec 30, 2018 6:08 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: 2019 Congress rather frightening....
Replies: 6
Views: 635

Re: 2019 Congress rather frightening....

Know nothing but theory??!! Most of them do not even know any theory!
by Beaker
Wed Dec 26, 2018 4:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Merry Christmas Levergunners
Replies: 3
Views: 171

Merry Christmas Levergunners

Merry Christmas to all my levergunner friends on this forum. Best wishes to you all and may God Bless You All during this next year. I am thankful for all the talents, knowledge, wisdom, experiences, humor, joy and sorrows you all have shared. Please have a safe and prosperous New Year!
by Beaker
Mon Dec 24, 2018 3:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayer Request
Replies: 73
Views: 1472

Re: Prayer Request

Prayers up Griff.
by Beaker
Thu Dec 13, 2018 3:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayers up for Jeff (medical issues)
Replies: 17
Views: 430

Re: Prayers up for Jeff (medical issues)

Prayers Up.
by Beaker
Thu Dec 13, 2018 3:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Question about intercessory prayer
Replies: 16
Views: 399

Re: Question about intercessory prayer

There is absolutely nothing wrong with praying for healing, it is perfectly a normal, worthy, admirable and "Christian" thing to do. God wants us to bring out petitions to him. God always answers prayers. Keep in mind though he does not alway answer in the way we were hoping or expecting. Some peopl...
by Beaker
Tue Dec 04, 2018 3:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What y'all payin' for gas?
Replies: 57
Views: 1301

Re: What y'all payin' for gas?

It is running $1.90 a gallon here in central Kansas now.
by Beaker
Mon Dec 03, 2018 4:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Santa Got Me 25 Pounds Of Brass
Replies: 23
Views: 711

Re: Santa Got Me 25 Pounds Of Brass

marlinman93 wrote:
Sun Dec 02, 2018 3:01 pm
BlaineG wrote:
Sun Dec 02, 2018 12:16 pm
marlinman93 wrote:
Sun Dec 02, 2018 10:35 am
Bet the neighbors are excited too! ;)
They should be grateful I don't play bagpipes.... :twisted:
:lol: :lol:
Blaine! Do You know the definition of a Gentleman? It is a person who knows how to play the bagpipes, but doesn't! :lol: :lol:
by Beaker
Fri Nov 30, 2018 4:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hot Coffee! Around the world...
Replies: 6
Views: 311

Re: Hot Coffee! Around the world...

BlaineG wrote:
Fri Nov 30, 2018 12:57 pm
When driving NEVER pick up your coffee-to-go by the lid....Don't ask.
:lol: :lol: :lol: Say a man with "experience"
by Beaker
Fri Nov 30, 2018 4:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Santa Got Me 25 Pounds Of Brass
Replies: 23
Views: 711

Re: Santa Got Me 25 Pounds Of Brass

Blaine that is so cool! 4 valves though? I didn't think the originals had the F (4th valve). Will make you a versatile modern instrument with the old retro look.
by Beaker
Fri Nov 30, 2018 3:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: You Couldn't Make This Stuff Up!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 15
Views: 665

Re: You Couldn't Make This Stuff Up!!!!!!!!!

BlaineG wrote:
Fri Nov 30, 2018 2:47 pm
Same idiot wants to investigate Romania for all the e. coli on romaine lettuce.
:o :o :lol: :lol: :lol:
by Beaker
Fri Nov 30, 2018 3:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: No Joke, 7.0 Earthquake Near Anchorage, AK
Replies: 8
Views: 319

Re: No Joke, 7.0 Earthquake Near Anchorage, AK

yes, it was really impressive ! power stayed at our main clinic but our scanners and flouroscopy etc went down all 3 of our clinics had to close - one of them is without power still i had 5 patients who really needed their back injections today .... hopefully can get them done early next week some ...
by Beaker
Mon Nov 26, 2018 3:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 2875
Views: 42062

Re: M-1 Garand Campfire

Pitchy, Before you dump pile of money into something that has been rebuilt twenty times and supposedly "checked out", come up with a couple of hundred more and buy a NEW M1-A.....just a regular one...no need for the match or super match....the standard ones will outshoot any Garand out there. .308 ...
by Beaker
Sun Nov 18, 2018 9:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Life Skills: "How To Speak to Women"
Replies: 19
Views: 1039

Re: Life Skills: "How To Speak to Women"

I was at a local bar when a woman at a table a few feet away from me sneezed and her glass eye came out and I caught it. I handed it back to her and she popped it in and said thank you. She was a beautiful woman. Gorgeous face stunning body and a beautiful smile to boot. The woman of my dreams right...
by Beaker
Sat Nov 17, 2018 3:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Life can be very cruel
Replies: 33
Views: 1248

Re: Life can be very cruel

:cry: :cry: :cry: :cry: Prayers for You and all of your family.
by Beaker
Fri Nov 16, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ooooh, Those Anzacs
Replies: 4
Views: 341

Re: Ooooh, Those Anzacs

AJMD429 wrote:
Fri Nov 16, 2018 2:24 pm
I wonder how the cervical cancer screening one works - same booth, only pink instead of blue...? :lol:
:shock: :shock: :lol: :lol:
by Beaker
Fri Nov 16, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ooooh, Those Anzacs
Replies: 4
Views: 341

Re: Ooooh, Those Anzacs

:shock: :shock: :shock:
by Beaker
Thu Nov 08, 2018 3:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday COSteve.
Replies: 8
Views: 364

Re: Happy Birthday COSteve.

Happy Birthday Steve!
by Beaker
Tue Nov 06, 2018 3:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Pharmacist
Replies: 5
Views: 392

Re: The Pharmacist

:oops: :oops: :lol: :lol:
by Beaker
Mon Oct 29, 2018 3:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Home away.....
Replies: 16
Views: 801

Re: Home away.....

Reminds me of "join the navy and see the world". One of my best hunting friends grew up in a Dallas suburb and had never been anywhere or on water larger than local lakes to fish and water ski. So right out of high school he joined the navy hoping to see the South Pacific. He spent his entire tour ...
by Beaker
Mon Oct 29, 2018 3:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Missing forum member
Replies: 10
Views: 736

Re: Missing forum member

gamekeeper wrote:
Sun Oct 28, 2018 11:19 am
Chuck was here yesterday 27th Oct...….. :D


No, he was about 100 yards away.
by Beaker
Mon Oct 29, 2018 3:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Wrangler question
Replies: 28
Views: 1425

Re: Wrangler question

I prefer Carhart denim work dungarees.
by Beaker
Thu Oct 25, 2018 2:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Made it to Yuma again
Replies: 11
Views: 708

Re: Made it to Yuma again

piller wrote:
Thu Oct 25, 2018 8:02 am
By the way, Arizona is missing out on tourist dollars by not naming an interstate "The 3:10 memorial highway" and selling souveniers.
:lol: :lol: :lol:
by Beaker
Tue Oct 23, 2018 2:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "The Wedding Ceremony"
Replies: 8
Views: 544

Re: "The Wedding Ceremony"

BlaineG wrote:
Tue Oct 23, 2018 11:23 am
I'm Soooo stealing that one. :lol:
+1 also!
by Beaker
Fri Sep 14, 2018 2:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How to negotiate
Replies: 8
Views: 572

Re: How to negotiate

piller wrote:
Fri Sep 14, 2018 1:53 pm
Obama would have negotiated for another 2 or 3 category 5 storms to be given asylum if he could have.
:lol: :lol: :lol:
by Beaker
Fri Sep 07, 2018 3:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help quitting the beer
Replies: 43
Views: 1639

Re: Help quitting the beer

The warning is not against Tylenol, but it is against taking it with any alcohol in your system. I just want to make sure I am perfectly clear on that. I have been genetic tested due to some odd reactions to certain medicines. I am completely missing a couple of the genes for producing the chemical...
by Beaker
Fri Sep 07, 2018 3:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help quitting the beer
Replies: 43
Views: 1639

Re: Help quitting the beer

Alcohol and Tylenol, also known as Acetaminophen, APAP, Paracetamol, and a few other names, do not mix in the liver. They both are partially broken down by a chemical produced in the liver called Alcohol Dehydrogenase. Alcohol also inhibits the function of the 2c19 enzyme. That one also breaks down...
by Beaker
Thu Sep 06, 2018 3:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cleveland Air Show
Replies: 25
Views: 1733

Re: Cleveland Air Show

Due to their most famous person from Pancake City, Liberal was slated to get an SR-71 for their air museum. The graduate from the same high school, and the same building for all three of us was Larry D. Welch. He had been Air Force Chief of Staff at one time. The runway at the tiny airport in Liber...
by Beaker
Wed Sep 05, 2018 3:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cleveland Air Show
Replies: 25
Views: 1733

Re: Cleveland Air Show

Guys let me let you in on a little known fact. There are a bunch of small aircraft museums scattered around. And they have some pretty interesting stuff. While Planes of Fame is cool, There is one, the Western Museum of Flight, located at Zamperini (yes, that Zamperini) Field in Torrance Ca. In add...