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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: how accurate is a 410 slug at 100 yards on 07-27-2016 at 08:57 PM
    a rossi new single shot shotgun and the average 410 slug , how accurate would this be at 100
    yards ?:anyone:Foster type slug, the sabot or the breeneke type?The fellow from Greece has some
    stuff he do...

  • Posted in thread: dandelion root coffee on 07-25-2016 at 01:07 AM
    Hiwall beat me to it, Sorry No caffeine.Actually if your at that stage in life where you have
    to reduce your caffeine intake this is a good alternative.The youngest daughter liked the
    leftover dandeli...

  • Posted in thread: dandelion root coffee on 07-24-2016 at 09:40 PM
    Well I made some.Went out and dug some roots (July) some of what I read about harvesting was
    dig em in spring.Well anyway I managed to dig a few, depends on where you live and ground you
    have, I used ...

  • Posted in thread: AR-15 shaped shotgun. on 07-24-2016 at 12:29 AM
    Welcome to the FirearmsTalk Forums. :DFelicidades on your really cool looking shotgun! You will
    have to let us know how it shoots. Is that a 12 gauge?

  • Posted in thread: What weapon was the most important in history? on 07-21-2016 at 04:56 PM
    My first gas operated shot-gun was a Winchester model 1400 that had a nifty screw in choke, Our
    Remington 870 Wingmaster and Mossberg 500 and the kid's H&R Pardner pump all have screw in
    chokes.What d...

  • Posted in thread: The rotary quern on 07-21-2016 at 12:38 AM
    This was insight into creating your own mill, even a $27 dollar mill can lose/break a part that
    may not be readially repaired/created (example a stripped thread that requires drilling and
    tapping and ...

  • Posted in thread: The rotary quern on 07-20-2016 at 11:21 AM
    Quern-stones are stone tools for hand-grinding a wide variety of materials. They are used in
    pairs.The lower, stationary, stone is called a quern, while the upper mobile stone is called a
    handstone. T...

  • Posted in thread: Eat My Grits on 07-18-2016 at 09:06 PM
    That sounds fun but Im too lazy to do the stilling thing.Im more into Kvass or a grain base
    fermented wine like barley or wheat.Kvass is a traditional Slavic and Baltic fermented beverage
    commonly mad...

  • Posted in thread: What firearm is the most important in history? on 07-18-2016 at 08:39 AM
    I like lever actions and the one that could be called the Grand Daddy is the Jennings
    Breechloading percussion rifle.Repeating rifle firing a powder filled conical bullet (rocket
    ball)The Jennings is ...

  • Posted in thread: Eat My Grits on 07-18-2016 at 06:31 AM
    Mountain gritted bread is pretty tasty stuff, there is only a short time during corn season
    when gritted bread can be made.The meal for gritted bread has to be gritted when corn starts to
    pass the mil...