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  • worked in the maintenance field all my life, from rural middle west, live in Northwest Alaska (Kotzebue)
  • NW AK
  • Dad of 4, outdoors, puttering in the shop, leather working, gardening, subsistence activities.
  • maintenance worker, aircraft mechanic


  • Posted in thread: Bigfoot/Sasquatch - Don't make it up, let's hear what you saw? on 08-14-2017 at 07:33 AM
    I remember working swingshift one November night here in OTZ, cold with low overcast, while
    shuffling aircraft into the hanger hor maintenance a couple of us watched a single steady red
    light pass to ...

  • Posted in thread: best shotgun buy around $250 or less? on 08-13-2017 at 07:17 PM
    You should be able to buy a useable Mossberg 500 for that kinda dough.H&R Pardner Pumps sell
    new for about that kinda cash.Its kinda like a chinese made version of the Remington 870.My
    kids have a 20g...

  • Posted in thread: Chronic Insomnia ......! on 08-12-2017 at 11:53 PM
    I have a friend that suffers from Fibromyalgia and degenerative arthritis of the spine.Over the
    last 14 years she has seen specialists, there is the field of medicine that deals with chronic
    pain.At o...

  • Posted in thread: Lever gun plinker on 08-12-2017 at 10:00 PM
    Leveraction plinking need not necessarily need be a rimfire, pistol or rifle caliber?410, 20ga,
    16ga and 12ga also can be had in leveractions.Back in the 1950's a shotgun company 'Kessler'
    produced th...

  • Posted in thread: Lever gun plinker on 08-11-2017 at 04:15 PM
    As for a unusual centerfire pistol and carbine cartridge leveraction.The 1964-era*Marlin Model
    62 Levermatic. A box magazine fed*lever gun*was marketed in .22 Jet (though Ive never
    seen/heard of a rea...

  • Posted in thread: Lever gun plinker on 08-11-2017 at 09:35 AM
    The .44 remington magnum should be capable of firing the .44 special cartridge.Growing up I
    learned on my fathers Marlin model 56 Levermatic .22 Lr, the only lever Id ever shot that could
    sound like a...

  • Posted in thread: Snake Question on 08-07-2017 at 12:41 AM
    I remember my relatives were always bringing home Bullsnakes they found to keep down mice
    around the barns, granaries and feedbunks on their places.I remember one time I think it was my
    tenth summer t...

  • Posted in thread: Snake Question on 08-06-2017 at 05:48 PM
    I work with a recreational herpetologist aka. A'Herper' this fellow loves to go
    herping.Herpetology (from Greek "herpein" meaning "to creep") is the branch of zoology
    concerned with the study of amphi...

  • Posted in thread: Just damn sick of it on 08-05-2017 at 11:22 AM
    Well it depends on what branch the Govt you work in and at what level.I had worked in some
    pretty skuzzy sweatshop type businesses because I needed work.One welding shop Id worked in, On
    the first day...

  • Posted in thread: Man Stabs Another Man With Pork Chop Bone on 07-28-2017 at 02:20 PM
    An old acquaintance lost his long time companion due to the dog ingesting a pork bone.Those
    little bone shards are hard on the innards.