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  1. OLD Ron replied to the thread The Good Bad & Ugly shops.

    80 s & rain coming this week . Off to a good start on it being another real wet year . :eek: Put in a good day at shop 2 yesterday . It...

    Jun 1, 2020 at 6:25 AM
  2. OLD Ron liked c3shooter's post in the thread Number Stations.

    OMG- flash from the past- Wolfman Jack- broadcasting from Del Rio Texas (well, right across the river) on XERF. Yeah, I suppose you...

    May 31, 2020 at 5:50 PM
  3. OLD Ron liked Nmwabbit's post in the thread Number Stations.

    come out a re-engage in listening & chatting by visiting a local convention and pick up a 'good' used one for $$ or go whole hog and...

    May 31, 2020 at 5:49 PM
  4. OLD Ron liked ellis36's post in the thread Number Stations.

    No. The power supply filter capacitors would have to be replaced. I did it to a HeathKit A-9C Audio Amplifier a few years ago. Matter of...

    May 31, 2020 at 5:48 PM
  5. OLD Ron liked Nmwabbit's post in the thread Number Stations.

    is it still operable so you could still tune in listening for skip? the unit had decent sensitivity & tune-abilities for just sitting...

    May 31, 2020 at 5:48 PM
  6. OLD Ron liked ellis36's post in the thread Number Stations.

    A little like my childhood except I never got my HAM license. I studied for it but never got a chance to take the exam. My receiver...

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  7. OLD Ron replied to the thread The Good Bad & Ugly shops.

    Sunny & in the 70 s here today . That sounds like rock moving time to me . :) Spent the day yesterday boxing ...... only managed to get...

    May 31, 2020 at 6:40 AM
  8. OLD Ron liked rock185's post in the thread Did some 100 yard steel shooting hand gun..

    PaBushMan, I did something similar. I had the optometrist make the right lens to focus on the front sight of a pistol. The left lens...

    May 30, 2020 at 8:12 AM
  9. OLD Ron liked rock185's post in the thread Did some 100 yard steel shooting hand gun..

    Just for the heck of it, I sometimes shoot pistols out to a hundred yards or so from the bench. Hitting with higher velocity stuff,...

    May 30, 2020 at 8:11 AM
  10. OLD Ron liked Wambli's post in the thread Did some 100 yard steel shooting hand gun..

    As one of my mentors once said... “If you can see it, you can hit it.”

    May 30, 2020 at 8:08 AM
  11. OLD Ron liked PaBushMan's post in the thread Did some 100 yard steel shooting hand gun..

    Strength exercising helps with holding steady. My son is better than me he shoots his neos one handed and hits the steel.

    May 30, 2020 at 8:06 AM
  12. OLD Ron liked PeeJay1313's post in the thread Did some 100 yard steel shooting hand gun..

    Cutting right to it, its because most people dont have a steady enough hand at that range with a pistol. Me being one of them I'm sure....

    May 30, 2020 at 8:05 AM
  13. OLD Ron liked Wambli's post in the thread Did some 100 yard steel shooting hand gun..

    Fun isn't it!!! I always wondered why more folks don't do longer distances with a handgun. I love ringing steel at 200 yards with my...

    May 30, 2020 at 8:05 AM
  14. OLD Ron liked PaBushMan's post in the thread Did some 100 yard steel shooting hand gun..

    Today i shot my 9mm 1911. And my Taurus tracker and Ruger GP 100. Both .357/38 spec. It was interesting noticing the delay from bang to...

    May 30, 2020 at 8:05 AM
  15. OLD Ron attached a file to the thread The Good Bad & Ugly shops.

    Sunny & cool again here today . Yesterday at shop 2 the wind made cool seem down right cold ! I did manage to pull off a plan A for a...

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