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    ABOUT ME

  • 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

LATEST ACTIVITY

  • Posted in thread: Training Rifle Options for Children on 09-21-2017 at 02:19 AM
    The Chipmunk and Cricket are both manual cocking bolt actions, I like that, with a kid and a
    short little whippy .22 rifle that muzzle can sweep about 7 directions in 3 seconds.That manual
    cocking is ...

  • Posted in thread: Training Rifle Options for Children on 09-20-2017 at 08:46 PM
    My family lived 18 miles outta town, when I was pretty young I used to swipe my Dads Daisy Buck
    outta the work shop and plink with it, Id use his parts retrival magnet to reclaim most the
    BB's Id shot...

  • Posted in thread: Training Rifle Options for Children on 09-20-2017 at 05:41 AM
    Ah what size kid we talking about??It helps to put it in context.By daughter is she 5 years
    old,15 years, 35 years?

  • Posted in thread: Proper shotugn and load for wasp nest on 09-17-2017 at 10:01 PM
    Granny Rex's old house had gable type covered porches, paper wasp's would usually set up house
    right in the rafters by the door.Once she'd found a nest, she'd wate till night when the wasps
    were on th...

  • Posted in thread: Proper shotugn and load for wasp nest on 09-17-2017 at 05:57 AM
    Most places wasp's set up camp is not a place youd want to fire a 12 gauge into.

  • Posted in thread: Post a photo you have taken, any photo (Part 2) on 09-16-2017 at 09:18 PM
    I remember seeing Horsehair worms as a kid.Here is one coming out of its praying mantis
    host.https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&source=web&rct=j&url=

  • Posted in thread: Joke Forum? on 09-16-2017 at 04:48 PM
    Tatra's in the USA.Jay Leno has one, a earlier model that lead to the Tatra 603The price new
    (in 1940s) was 25,000 SFr. Price today is around $125,000. A 1941 Tatra T87, owned and restored
    by Paul Gre...

  • Posted in thread: Joke Forum? on 09-16-2017 at 08:09 AM
    Well this is not a joke, not really funny either, just Odd for a automobile sales advertisement
    (almost 13 minutes)This mind blowing 1962 communist ad for the Tatra 603 automobile.Despite the
    fact tha...

  • Posted in thread: Educate me please on 1911,s on 09-16-2017 at 05:12 AM
    Imitation is the sincerest form of flatteryDuring the Second World War, several nations fielded
    their own version of the John Browning design or used elements of Brownings ideas in their
    weapons.The S...

  • Posted in thread: Post a photo you have taken, any photo (Part 2) on 09-16-2017 at 02:55 AM
    Welcome to IowaThat goat on top of that old van reminds me of the time not long aafter buying
    my uncles cherry 1977 chevy montie carlo landu in the spring of 1984, later on that summer my
    mothers dair...

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