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by Ysabel Kid
Tue Jun 05, 2018 9:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Ithardman.
Replies: 3
Views: 129

Re: Happy Birthday Ithardman.

Happy Birthday Gary!!!
by Ysabel Kid
Sun Jun 03, 2018 8:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 10 nights in different hotels last month
Replies: 14
Views: 700

Re: 10 nights in different hotels last month

Y2K went back to college today. Switched majors this year and needs to take summer classes. Thus goes my gun funds for a while... :cry: :cry: :cry:
by Ysabel Kid
Sun Jun 03, 2018 8:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pregnancy Q & A
Replies: 9
Views: 610

Re: Pregnancy Q & A

Truth is always funnier than fiction! :lol: :lol: :lol:
by Ysabel Kid
Sun Jun 03, 2018 8:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mountain Lion Attack in Seattle
Replies: 16
Views: 945

Re: Mountain Lion Attack in Seattle

I don't think I've ever hunted in Washington when I didn't see cougar and/or bear sign. On the other hand, I've never seen one, either. My SWAG (scientific wild azz guess) is that the cat saw something whizing by and thought it was a deer. I do know that when walking out the woods after dark the ha...
by Ysabel Kid
Sun Jun 03, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Global Map of "Gun Ownership vs Homicides"
Replies: 6
Views: 582

Re: Global Map of "Gun Ownership vs Homicides"

Don't use facts and logic with the left/statists/gun-control nuts - it just makes them more insane! :roll: :evil:
by Ysabel Kid
Sun Jun 03, 2018 8:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another mouse trap
Replies: 75
Views: 2130

Re: Another mouse trap

That mouse must have really irritated you off! :shock:
by Ysabel Kid
Sun Jun 03, 2018 7:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Don't "Pahk This Kahr in Havahd Yahd"
Replies: 10
Views: 529

Re: Don't "Pahk This Kahr in Havahd Yahd"

IIRC, 86er swore by his car, and carried it professionally as a back-up gun...

Nice shooting! :D
by Ysabel Kid
Sun Jun 03, 2018 7:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rifle Rods
Replies: 5
Views: 395

Re: Rifle Rods

vancelw wrote:
Sun Jun 03, 2018 7:57 am
FWiedner wrote:
Fri Jun 01, 2018 10:47 pm
Sometimes I panic when I can't find one, thinking I sold it and forgot or left it in the woods :shock:
Been there; done that! :shock: :lol:
by Ysabel Kid
Sun Jun 03, 2018 7:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 10 nights in different hotels last month
Replies: 14
Views: 700

10 nights in different hotels last month

Sorry I haven't been around much lately. Things normally slow down after "trade show season" a bit for me, but not this year. I was doing my expense report Friday, and saw I was in 10 different hotels last month. It was exhausting! I'm so far behind on work I can't see straight!
by Ysabel Kid
Sun Jun 03, 2018 7:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Way OT - automobile question
Replies: 16
Views: 672

Way OT - automobile question

What viscous, grease-like fluid is a bright red (almost like chainsaw bar oil, but a lot thicker) that would be in a car like a Ford Explorer? I was heading out to go to the airport last week, and my wife came in and said "what did you hit? There is red stuff all over your car." Sure enough, it was ...
by Ysabel Kid
Sun Jun 03, 2018 7:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Did a little shootin' the other day.
Replies: 5
Views: 329

Re: Did a little shootin' the other day.

I think they picked up the whole state of SC and plopped it in the middle of Florida. It is raining here EVERY freaking day!!! :shock:

Happy you got out between the thunderstorms! :D
by Ysabel Kid
Sun Jun 03, 2018 7:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: lee handpress for pistol calibres?
Replies: 26
Views: 828

Re: lee handpress for pistol calibres?

Oh, and I have been known to de-prime a hundred or two cases while on a long, boring teleconference... one of the nice things about working from home! :wink:
by Ysabel Kid
Sun Jun 03, 2018 7:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: lee handpress for pistol calibres?
Replies: 26
Views: 828

Re: lee handpress for pistol calibres?

Cool set-up Pitchy! :mrgreen: 8) I use mine mainly for de-priming and resizing straight-walled pistol bass, often while sitting in front of the television or when I've been on vacation at the beach (I'm not a big beach person). I actually loaded a bunch of .45 Colt last year when I was laid-up befor...
by Ysabel Kid
Sun Jun 03, 2018 7:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Leaves of three, leave it be ...
Replies: 12
Views: 578

Re: Leaves of three, leave it be ...

Nuke it from orbit. It's the only way to be sure. :wink: Seriously though, I've see people who react badly to poison ivy still react long after the vines browned out completely after being poisoned and then cut. The stuff is nasty. Usually doesn't bother me too much; some years it does, others it do...
by Ysabel Kid
Sun Jun 03, 2018 7:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: OT- thought I'd share some pics
Replies: 12
Views: 556

Re: OT- thought I'd share some pics

Pitchy wrote:
Fri Jun 01, 2018 5:48 pm
Whew I got tired just looking at it trying to follow all them angles.
Nice work Gunny. 8) :)
My first thought too. Fantastic work!!! :mrgreen:
by Ysabel Kid
Sun Jun 03, 2018 7:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Some 410 action....
Replies: 11
Views: 472

Re: Some 410 action....

Wish I could use the .410 on the tree-rats in my backyard, but I'm pretty sure my neighbors would call the police on me! :shock:
by Ysabel Kid
Sun Jun 03, 2018 7:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Magnet fishing
Replies: 3
Views: 258

Re: Magnet fishing

I didn't look at the text until after the video, but as soon as the camera went below the water, you could tell it was a Spencer! :D
by Ysabel Kid
Fri Jun 01, 2018 5:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Confucius........
Replies: 8
Views: 473

Re: Confucius........

AJMD429 wrote:
Thu May 31, 2018 7:45 am
"...Wise man does not keep sledge hammer and slow computer in same room. ..." :lol:

Or a GUN and a slow computer.... :o
+1 :lol:
by Ysabel Kid
Wed May 23, 2018 9:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday 308magtip & Ysable Kid.
Replies: 11
Views: 469

Re: Happy Birthday 308magtip & Ysable Kid.

Old No7 wrote:
Mon May 21, 2018 7:20 pm
Happy Birthday guys!!!

Jay, what's YK2 getting you for your birthday -- Maybe one of the guns he took from you on one of his BDays?! :wink:

Old No7
Ha! That's the only thing he could get me. He has a girlfriend, and thus, is always broke!
by Ysabel Kid
Mon May 21, 2018 8:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday 308magtip & Ysable Kid.
Replies: 11
Views: 469

Re: Happy Birthday 308magtip & Ysable Kid.

Thanks fellas!

Crazy several weeks here. Y2K got back from college yesterday. Tons of business travel, Eagle Scout ceremonies, and our biggest fundraiser of the year for our church (which I covered for our Safety Team).

Thanks for putting up with my long absences! :oops:
by Ysabel Kid
Tue May 15, 2018 8:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Crossing Off Dick's Sporting Goods
Replies: 23
Views: 1155

Re: Crossing Off Dick's Sporting Goods

stretch wrote:
Tue May 15, 2018 8:33 pm
I just had a friend tell me today that they are changing their name.

"Dick's" has been deemed too masculine and politically incorrect.

They're gonna call it, "Caitlin's" now..... :shock:

:lol:

-Stretch
It would be appropriate! :lol:
by Ysabel Kid
Tue May 15, 2018 8:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Statistics Support Stockpiling...?"
Replies: 3
Views: 388

Re: "Statistics Support Stockpiling...?"

Interesting calculations!
by Ysabel Kid
Tue May 15, 2018 8:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New NRA president !!!
Replies: 9
Views: 600

Re: New NRA president !!!

daisygordoninc wrote:
Tue May 08, 2018 6:12 am
I had felt for a long time the NRA needed someone that everyone knows, he is the right person at the right
time, a Godly man who knows about our country better than almost anyone. Yea for the NRA !
+1

Ollie may turn out to be as good for the NRA as Charlton Heston was. Here's hoping! :D
by Ysabel Kid
Tue May 15, 2018 8:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: You Too Can Have That Great Set Of Six-Pack's
Replies: 6
Views: 487

Re: You Too Can Have That Great Set Of Six-Pack's

What has been seen cannot be unseen! :shock: :shock: :shock:
by Ysabel Kid
Tue May 15, 2018 8:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For Memorial Day -- "Leave Flags for Our Vets"
Replies: 7
Views: 380

Re: For Memorial Day -- "Leave Flags for Our Vets"

jeepnik wrote:
Mon May 14, 2018 6:13 pm
Locally the Scouts do this. I'm not sure how much longer that tradition will last with the recent changes in scouting. It's getting more and more liberal, slipping away from its traditional roots.
:( :( :(

Darryl, good for you! Thanks for doing this!!!
by Ysabel Kid
Tue May 15, 2018 8:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Response to EBay's cry for help
Replies: 22
Views: 1135

Re: My Response to EBay's cry for help

Me too!

Well said, as always! :D
by Ysabel Kid
Tue May 15, 2018 8:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: NRA Convention in Dallas later this week
Replies: 20
Views: 802

Re: NRA Convention in Dallas later this week

I missed this post earlier. I actually entertained customers at the convention Friday. Call it "smart planning". :wink: It was awesome. 14 acres of everything we love, filled with all kinds of great people. The crowd was thick on Friday, so I can't imagine what it was like over the weekend.
by Ysabel Kid
Tue May 15, 2018 8:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WARNING: Dallas NRA Convention Issues
Replies: 6
Views: 567

Re: WARNING: Dallas NRA Convention Issues

IIRC, 86er ran into a problem with the Hyatt years ago. Very anti-gun. I never stay at their properties... and never will.
by Ysabel Kid
Tue May 15, 2018 8:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who here plays with Walkers and Dragoons?
Replies: 35
Views: 1099

Re: Who here plays with Walkers and Dragoons?

Kid, I was hoping you might drop by. Have you had success dealing with rammer issues in the Walker and its progeny? I have heard it can be somewhat of an issue (but fixable) even with the dragoons if the catch is not precisely fitted. Ray, you are right about taking a breath here. To shooters today...
by Ysabel Kid
Tue May 15, 2018 8:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Shooters!
Replies: 28
Views: 1064

Re: New Shooters!

Griff, you have impeccable taste! Do you have any Texas blood in your family? If so, the Pattersons will get your heart racing. I briefly owned a Pietta version and they can be a challenge to handle without practice. I admire many things about the Remington, but like you, they don't fit my hand wor...
by Ysabel Kid
Tue May 15, 2018 8:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Shooters!
Replies: 28
Views: 1064

Re: New Shooters!

I had the same issue when my Capt Shaffer arrived. The whole time unwrapping I was mumbling "It better not be a Rem, It better not be a Rem" Luckily it wasn't. Guess it is just their generic box that all cap and balls arrive in. Sure does get your heart rate and adrenalin up while getting down to t...
by Ysabel Kid
Tue May 15, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Shooters!
Replies: 28
Views: 1064

Re: New Shooters!

Griff wrote:
Thu May 10, 2018 9:41 pm
AJMD429 wrote:
Thu May 10, 2018 9:20 pm
When my son was eight years old, being a good rural midwesterner, I of course got him a generic 'KaBar' 7" straight knife for Christmas......when I went to wrap it, I found it fit perfectly in a Barbie Doll box his sister was throwing out.... :mrgreen:
That's just cruel!
But funny! :lol:
by Ysabel Kid
Tue May 15, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Crossing Off Dick's Sporting Goods
Replies: 23
Views: 1155

Re: Crossing Off Dick's Sporting Goods

The only firearm I ever bought from them was an over-under when I was on vacation in Myrtle Beach several years ago. I got a heck of a deal on it, and still like it. I would go to the gun counter when in the store with the family while they were getting whatever they needed. No longer. I'll never sp...
by Ysabel Kid
Tue May 15, 2018 7:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Peace Officers' Memorial Day
Replies: 1
Views: 149

Peace Officers' Memorial Day

Today is "Peace Officers' Memorial Day". Started in 1962, it is to honor those members of the "thin blue line" who have given their lives to protect and serve their communities. This week is National Police Week as well. Thank you to those who have served, and continue to serve, to keep us safe. BLU...
by Ysabel Kid
Mon May 14, 2018 8:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I have no excuse - I live in a rural area.......
Replies: 6
Views: 479

Re: I have no excuse - I live in a rural area.......

What a great idea!

I just wish I had the land to do that. I'm pretty sure my neighbors would frown upon the practice. :shock:
by Ysabel Kid
Sat May 12, 2018 8:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: TOUGHEST 36 Hours -- Lost my BIL and my Dog...........
Replies: 23
Views: 757

Re: TOUGHEST 36 Hours -- Lost my BIL and my Dog...........

darn, that is just about more than one can handle. I am so sorry for your losses. Prayers up and will continue. I can't shake thinking about his daughter, about to graduate high school. Life is not fair... :cry: :cry: :cry:
by Ysabel Kid
Sat May 12, 2018 7:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Better Grips for NAA Mini Revolvers (added new pix)
Replies: 10
Views: 675

Re: Better Grips for NAA Mini Revolvers

* Range Report * Well, the new grips DO help improve the groups and shootability/handling. But the heavy trigger pull -- most likely a safety feature on a mini gun like this -- is still a challenge. Here's the group from today, shot 2-hands (just like Pete suggested) from 7 yards... NAA Ranger II 0...
by Ysabel Kid
Sat May 12, 2018 7:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Good ole' Gamekeeper.
Replies: 11
Views: 655

Re: Good ole' Gamekeeper.

:D :D :D
by Ysabel Kid
Sat May 12, 2018 7:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who here plays with Walkers and Dragoons?
Replies: 35
Views: 1099

Re: Who here plays with Walkers and Dragoons?

Hmmm... I think I qualify (see picture below). :D I have a reproduction of each: the Walker, the Whitneyville transition, the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Model Dragoons (the picture is the 2nd Model, my personal favorite - probably due to my handle here :wink: ). Just gave Y2K his own 3rd Model for Christmas....
by Ysabel Kid
Wed May 02, 2018 9:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spammers.
Replies: 12
Views: 655

Re: Spammers.

Old No7 wrote:
Thu Apr 19, 2018 5:06 pm
gamekeeper wrote:
Wed Apr 18, 2018 8:41 am
...most post in Russian about all sorts of nonsense, I zapped one this morning that posted in English regarding "hairy porn"... :lol:
Russian weightlifters most likely -- FEMALE -- from Siberia. :roll:

Old No7
Oh thanks. That's a mental image I really didn't need! :shock: :lol:
by Ysabel Kid
Wed May 02, 2018 9:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Rusty.
Replies: 9
Views: 356

Re: Happy Birthday Rusty.

Geez Rusty - I am WAY LATE on wishing you a happy birthday. Sorry man - hope it was grand!!! :D
by Ysabel Kid
Wed May 02, 2018 9:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Huntermb, gordylew & Richardx.
Replies: 3
Views: 218

Re: Happy Birthday Huntermb, gordylew & Richardx.

Another big group!!! :shock:

Happy belated b-day fellas! :D
    by Ysabel Kid
    Wed May 02, 2018 9:35 pm
    Forum: General Discussion
    Topic: YETI cooler cuts ties with NRA
    Replies: 18
    Views: 816

    Re: YETI cooler cuts ties with NRA

    Go to X-Treme Bullets and buy their knock-off. It can't be a Yeti for the price they sell them. I think I got mine for $10 during a free shipping weekend. I use it constantly, and it really does keep hot stuff hot, and cold stuff cold. You are supporting one of the good guys - and our 2A rights - an...
    by Ysabel Kid
    Wed May 02, 2018 9:32 pm
    Forum: General Discussion
    Topic: Thanks to all who contributed to this....!
    Replies: 5
    Views: 446

    Re: Thanks to all who contributed to this....!

    I kicked in last month to the NRA-ILA, NRA-PVF, and the Second Amendment Foundation. Happy to see them bringing in strong cash; we are going to need it.
    by Ysabel Kid
    Wed May 02, 2018 9:30 pm
    Forum: General Discussion
    Topic: Happy Birthday Neil Casper, Machado & Martini450.
    Replies: 4
    Views: 232

    Re: Happy Birthday Neil Casper, Machado & Martini450.

    Wow - a whole bunch! Happy belated birthday fellas!!! :D
    by Ysabel Kid
    Wed May 02, 2018 9:30 pm
    Forum: General Discussion
    Topic: Telephone Survey
    Replies: 14
    Views: 669

    Re: Telephone Survey

    I killed the home line years ago. No one was using it but telemarketers, even with us being on the "Do Not Call" list.

    I won't take a call from an unlisted number or a number I don't recognize. That is what voicemail is for! :twisted:
    by Ysabel Kid
    Wed May 02, 2018 9:27 pm
    Forum: General Discussion
    Topic: Happy Birthday Tomcatt57.
    Replies: 4
    Views: 217

    Re: Happy Birthday Tomcatt57.

    Happy belated b-day TC! :D
    by Ysabel Kid
    Wed May 02, 2018 9:25 pm
    Forum: General Discussion
    Topic: Stormy Daniels
    Replies: 13
    Views: 984

    Re: Stormy Daniels

    Ray wrote:
    Thu Apr 26, 2018 7:19 am
    Note to self.....

    The next time you don't know who someone is who is mentioned on leverguns and you "bing" their name, please make sure the content filter is on !
    :lol: :lol: :lol:

    And don't do it at work! :shock:
    by Ysabel Kid
    Wed May 02, 2018 9:24 pm
    Forum: General Discussion
    Topic: Happy Birthday parkergunz & RSY.
    Replies: 3
    Views: 191

    Re: Happy Birthday parkergunz & RSY.

    Happy belated b-day fellas! :D
    by Ysabel Kid
    Wed May 02, 2018 9:22 pm
    Forum: General Discussion
    Topic: Got a call from a Dem.
    Replies: 5
    Views: 548

    Re: Got a call from a Dem.

    Rusty wrote:
    Fri Apr 27, 2018 11:23 pm
    Somehow I got on the mailing list for Se. Bill Nelson (D) from Fla. I am amazing to see all the lies he puts out in daily emails. It is totally unbelievable.
    MO for the left/Democrats :evil: