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Posted in thread: Civil War Rifle Accuracy on 07-05-2015 at 03:32 PM
Watching a program on the History channel about the Civil War when the moderator made the
statement that the rifle's shooting mini balls were accurate up to 600 yds. I find this hard to
believe. I thi...
Posted in thread: Who's Ready For A Garden? on 07-02-2015 at 10:23 AM
The blueberries started coming a couple weeks earlier than usual this year. Here's some photo's
of my lone cucumber plant that I planted away from every thing so that it wouldn't get tangeled
up in th...
Posted in thread: Who's Ready For A Garden? on 07-02-2015 at 10:14 AM
RIP old red. You've worked hard for the last 8 years. Motor still runs strong but I broke the
sprocket and spindle today. I was hoping it was just the belt. get parts? My Craftsman tiller
has been d...
Posted in thread: Cocked & Locked or Hammer Down on 06-26-2015 at 05:28 PM
IMO, the point of a firearm is to give you peace of mind. If a certain style of carry
diminishes that then do what you think is best (assuming youre confident in your ability to
carry that way). Getti...
Posted in thread: Cocked & Locked or Hammer Down on 06-26-2015 at 10:54 AM
Thanks for all the replies. Looks like cocked and locked is the way to go. Probably faster to
flip the safety off then to pull the hammer back. And there's no way I would carry it without
one in the p...
Posted in thread: Cocked & Locked or Hammer Down on 06-25-2015 at 10:39 PM
Planning on carrying my Browning HP this fall and winter and was wondering what is the best
method and why of carrying this type of pistol. Cocked and safety on seems good but having the
hammer down s...
Posted in thread: Ammunition on 06-25-2015 at 04:54 PM
Stopped at Cabela's this morning and saw that there shelves are full of 22lr. With Federal
automatch 325 per box for 21.99 and plenty of CCI's as well. didn't need any more since I got 2
bricks a coup...
Posted in thread: Illinois conceal carry fingerprinting on 06-19-2015 at 11:38 AM
As it turned out the fingerprinting hardware wasn't working so I went without the prints and
got it in about 100 days.
Posted in thread: Who's Ready For A Garden? on 06-18-2015 at 01:41 PM
My problem is too much rain. It's rained almost every day this month and the ground is
saturated with puddles where I've never seen them before. Some of the nearby farm fields have
flooded and the sma...
Posted in thread: .22 or not? on 06-17-2015 at 10:17 PM
When it comes to self defense, what price do you put on your life?