| Outdoor Board|| Added a new member to my 1911 family today - TexasTiger on 5/20/13 at 5:46 pm|
Hope my title is clear enough. Well I have been in the market for a new 1911, last week almost had a 10mm 1911 but it was sold by the time I went back. Went by my local gun store today and saw this on the shelf. It was on the used shelf , looks brand new its a Smith and Wesson 4" 1911 got it for...
| Outdoor Board|| Rock Island Tactical 1911 in 10mm - TexasTiger on 5/16/13 at 10:26 am|
Ok ran across this gun at my local shop yesterday and it caught my eye ... I know overall Rock Island is a good buy for the money when it comes to 1911's in 45. Just wondering if anyone on the OB has had any experience with the 1911 in 10mm.
I was looking for the Ruger 1911 but at 585.00 for t...
| Outdoor Board|| CHL Holder Shot would be robber- - TexasTiger on 4/16/13 at 2:57 pm|
Story out of Dallas a short while ago. Guess this guy had one in the chamber.
[link=(http://www.myfoxdfw.com/story/21993610/robber-shot-dead-by-would-be-victim-outside-everman-store)]Robber Shot dead[/link]
| O-T Lounge|| WYHI - Very Legit... Just a touch of facial hair. - TexasTiger on 4/10/13 at 9:32 am|
Bearded Woman Edition..
| Outdoor Board|| Got the bug for a new truck--help talk me off the ledge - TexasTiger on 4/5/13 at 10:25 am|
Well I have an 05 Chevy HD (gasser) thats paid for and has around 120K on it. No real issues with the truck to this point. (knock on wood). And I swore I would ride this one until the wheels fell off...but man all the bells and whistles and new truck smell are killing me.
For some reason I am ...
| Outdoor Board|| Lawn Fertilizer around mature oak trees? - TexasTiger on 3/19/13 at 7:58 am|
Bought an older home late last summer and the yard has some large well established oak trees. Now that spring is here and I am getting ready to fertilze my yard is there a concern with using Scotts or something like that around these big old oaks? ...
| Outdoor Board|| Crewboat hits inactive wellhead, causing oil spill around Port Sulpher, La - TexasTiger on 2/27/13 at 12:31 pm|
Hope my title is clear enough
[link=(http://www.wafb.com/story/21414679/crewboat-hits-inactive-wellhead-causing-oil-spill)]CrewBoat causes Oil spill[/link]
[quote]The Coast Guard said on its website the accident happened about nine miles southwest of Port Sulphur around 8 p.m. An oily-water mi...
| Outdoor Board|| Lets see some outdoor related D-I-Y type projects - TexasTiger on 1/23/13 at 11:02 am|
Just looking to see some of the OB's handy work.
Mine is nothing fancy had some left over wood from having a fence built and put together a firewood shed.
| Outdoor Board|| Thinking of buying a new CC holster - TexasTiger on 1/17/13 at 9:01 am|
I currently own a few different styles of holsters for CC. And I do really like my Crossbreed holster. But I am considering a concealed should holster type rig. Does anyone have any experience with a kangaroo holster. If so what do you think about it.
| O-T Lounge|| Looking to up my carpentry skill level - TexasTiger on 1/14/13 at 7:37 am|
As the title says I am looking to improve my overall carpentry skills, basically when it comes to fit and finish for building things inside the home.
I can do most things for the garage / deer camp type of work "rough type of carpentry" as i call it.
So just looking to see if you guys have a...
| Outdoor Board|| The Big push has started (Gun Control) - TexasTiger on 12/20/12 at 11:12 am|
[link=(http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/ticket/biden-launches-post-newtown-push-guns-143333502--politics.html)]Bidens Big Push...[/link]
[quote]“A majority of Americans support banning the sale of military-style assault weapons," he said on Wednesday. "A majority of Americans support banning the sale ...
| O-T Lounge|| Daughter wants some Dre Beats for Christmas - TexasTiger on 12/5/12 at 8:09 am|
Has anyone used this site to buy Dre Beats?
Looks like they are shipping in from overseas trying to figure out what the catch is.
[link=(http://www.cheap-beatsbydrdres-buy.com/)]Cheap Dre Beats[/link]...
| Outdoor Board|| What Animal dropped this next to my feeder - TexasTiger on 10/8/12 at 9:46 am|
Found this after hunting Friday and need a little help in identifing what animal it might be from.:lol:
And I know its hard to tell size from the pic it was only about 4-5" in length
Currently on our lease we have
Cows and some good sized calves.
| Outdoor Board|| Got some meat on the ground LDP's inside - TexasTiger on 10/7/12 at 8:36 pm|
Well doing a little shooting in the backyard today and this beast was in the yard at 26 yards. I just couldn't let it walk.
| Outdoor Board|| Game Camera Pics from my lease.. 10pt - TexasTiger on 10/1/12 at 7:46 am|
Got this from one of the guys I hunt with, I am going with 3.5 yrs old. Hopefully he makes it thru the season. The mass on his bases is nice.
| Outdoor Board|| Who else doesn't currently have a game camera in place... - TexasTiger on 9/26/12 at 7:41 am|
Mine got stolen last year and I just have not gotten around to replacing it. Deer are in my area for sure, I just don't really have a clue what the bucks are looking like this year. A little nervous and excited for the opener this Saturday... :lol:
So who else in the same boat...
| Outdoor Board|| 14 years ago today she weighed 8lb 5oz when she came into this world - TexasTiger on 9/20/12 at 7:25 am|
My little girl turns 14yrs old today, would just like to take the time to let all you guys knows how proud her mother and I are of her. Time sure does fly by and I encourage all you guys with little ones to spend as much time as you can with your kids enjoying the outdoors and spending quality time...
| Outdoor Board|| Anyone ever do a DIY -Public Land Hunt for Elk in the Colorado or NM - TexasTiger on 9/13/12 at 8:07 am|
Just trying to piece together some information to see what it would take as far as equipment and money to do a public land Archery elk hunt for an out of stater. No guide or guide service. Or maybe just use of a lodge and facilities but just kind of go out and do my own thing.
Not in a huge ...
| Outdoor Board|| Thinking about tanning some small game hides - TexasTiger on 8/24/12 at 10:12 am|
Was considering maybe tanning some rabbit and squirrel hides this year with my boy. Just a little project we could do together.
What am I looking at getting into with something like this.
Should I just buy a tanning kit?
Any advice would be appreciated....
| Outdoor Board|| Attention Bow Hunters the latest and greatest has now hit the market - TexasTiger on 8/8/12 at 2:50 pm|
Just when you thought there was no way bow hunting could get any better this little gem of a product comes along to prove you wrong...
I am thinking of buying a couple dozen of these babies...and scatter them all over my hunting area the big bucks will be standing in line waiting to get into my h...
| Outdoor Board|| Some YACK pron for those on the OB into that kind of weird stuff- Fixed - TexasTiger on 8/8/12 at 8:52 am|
]Guy is selling this :yack: and it looks like I rig even I would enjoy fishing out of... :lol: Dudes got some money tied up in this thing.
| Outdoor Board|| Need Sugestions Lawn Tractor or ZTR - TexasTiger on 8/2/12 at 10:14 am|
Recently moved into a new home and it sits on over a half acre. Trying to deceide on the type of mower I should get. I would like a ZTR but I don't really think I need one. Looking for suggestions on brands, types of mowers, personal experiences. Budget is 0-3000.00 I would like to land somewhere...
| O-T Lounge|| Need some OT / TV buying advice - TexasTiger on 7/23/12 at 8:12 am|
Looking at getting a new 55" inch for the house, Looking at a Samsung and a Vizio based on the info listed which one should I buy.
[Vizio 55" VIZIO Razor 3D LED LCD 1080p 240Hz SPS HDTV w/ Wi-Fi
| Outdoor Board|| DIY- Bug control around the house - TexasTiger on 6/22/12 at 5:33 pm|
On my phone and I can't seem to find the few topics that talked about a certain insecticide, that you can use in your house and on the outside of the home. Its a little pricey from what I remember I just can't seem to remember the name of the product ...
| Outdoor Board|| Need some OB advice...Pop up Canopies - TexasTiger on 6/7/12 at 7:37 am|
Taking a trip in July, daughters softball tournament and beach trip. Looking at buying a pop up canopy and looking to see which type or brand holds up the best.
QuikShade / EZ-UP brands...what size do you recommend 10x10, 12x12...straight legged or angled.
Thanks in advance. :usa:...
| Food and Drink Board|| In Bossier City this weekend - TexasTiger on 5/25/12 at 6:22 pm|
Any good suggestions on places to eat...
| Outdoor Board|| In Honor of Mitchell Guist - TexasTiger on 5/17/12 at 10:37 am|
Any one playing the Swamp People game on iphone or ipad... :lol:
Not bad for something to pass the time... :lol:...
| Outdoor Board|| Crossbreed Holster who owns one??? - TexasTiger on 4/23/12 at 6:56 pm|
Thinking of buying a Crossbreed IWB Super Tuck Holster for my larger carry pistol...any OBer's own one are they as good and comfortable as they say?
| Outdoor Board|| Katy / West Houston Indoor Shooting Range - TexasTiger on 4/19/12 at 2:29 pm|
Just to give you guys on this side of the OB world a heads up if you haven't check out the new indoor range at Tactical you need to give them a try. 25 yard max range you can shoot up to a .50 BMG. They also have a decent rental selection started as well.
They did their homework on this range...
| Food and Drink Board|| Places to eat in Houma - TexasTiger on 3/19/12 at 3:00 pm|
Looking for a couple of suggestions for places to eat in Houma. Any nice steak and seafood places you recommend?...