| Outdoor Board|| Best Flea Killer for the Yard - TexasTiger on 10/3/13 at 7:47 am|
Whats the best yard chemical, granual or powder to use for fleas in my yard. ...
| Outdoor Board|| Houston and Katy Area OB'er Igloo having their Surplus Sell off - TexasTiger on 9/19/13 at 12:38 pm|
For the Houston Area OB'er in need of a cooler, swung by at lunch today... some good deals on their marine and yukon coolers...pretty much 50% off retail.
| Outdoor Board|| A Dove Hunting Tips Thread -- Add what helps you - TexasTiger on 9/3/13 at 10:08 am|
After an opening weekend of Hunting figure we could start a topic about lessons learned / things that work things that didn't, shot sizes, gun saftey you name it.
1) Mojo's did bring them in
2) 7.5 Shot was better than 8
3) Standing up was easier to hit the birds than sitting down
4) People ...
| Outdoor Board|| Cummins and Nissan Teaming Up... - TexasTiger on 8/21/13 at 8:19 am|
[link=(http://fox59.com/2013/08/20/cummins-announces-new-partnership-with-nissan-adds-500-new-jobs/#axzz2cXmLBbVN)]Cummins and Nissan [/link]
The partnership with Nissan on the V8 program benefits not only Cummins employees, but also our community,” said Jeff Caldwell,...
| Outdoor Board|| Mossberg 930 Series of Shotguns??? - TexasTiger on 8/20/13 at 12:53 pm|
Anyone here shoot one...are they a good value for there price point?
Was thinking maybe a 20ga for my daughter for bird hunting.
If not what can you recommend...close to the same price point...light recoil..and semi auto....
| Outdoor Board|| Dove Decoys who uses them and what type - TexasTiger on 8/19/13 at 10:24 am|
Looking at buying a few dove decoys this year...wondering how you guys use them?
Thinking of buying 4-5 of just the ones you put along a fence line or in a tree and maybe a mojo or two.
If you guys use them what do you use and how do you set them up? ...
| Outdoor Board|| Well had this little guy flying around my mud room - TexasTiger on 8/7/13 at 7:43 pm|
Finger in the pic for scale... Almost went with my foot but this really isn't a hoist
| Outdoor Board|| For the Texas OBer's- New CHL laws - - TexasTiger on 7/29/13 at 8:18 am|
[link=(http://www.ammoland.com/2013/06/review-of-new-gun-laws-from-the-2013-texas-legislative-session/#axzz2aRjO4qf8)]New Texas CHL Laws[/link]
TEXAS PASSED BILLS
This following CHL related bills have been signed into law by Gov. Perry:
· SB 299 Inadvertent display protects against charges of...
| Outdoor Board|| Made a visit to the Rocky Mountain National Forest - TexasTiger on 7/4/13 at 9:07 pm|
Here for the week with my daughters softball tournament and trying to get some site seeing in. So for the highlight of the trip has been RMNF.
| Outdoor Board|| Its getting scary down around Galveston (Dangerous Sharks) - TexasTiger on 6/27/13 at 12:36 pm|
When you have to send a news crew an hour south from Houston you know its a big time story.
[link=(http://www.click2houston.com/news/shark-caught-near-galveston/-/1735978/20717568/-/5wbue4/-/index.html)]Sharks in Galveston[/link]...
| Outdoor Board|| Culling Deer / Management Bucks / always a friendly topic on the OB - TexasTiger on 6/18/13 at 4:07 pm|
Pretty good article out of south texas on a few of the topics we love to get in pissing matches about on the OB...Its a long read but some good info.
[link=(http://ckwri.tamuk.edu/news/news-item/article/south-texas-buck-study-reveals-interesting-results-on-culling/)]South Texas Deer Study[/link]
| Outdoor Board|| What does the OB know about a John Deere Model 185 riding mower - TexasTiger on 6/18/13 at 8:33 am|
A local business is selling this mower not far from my house, I know its a older mower but it looks to be in really good shape, the guy still uses it cut the grass at his place of business.
Any issues I need to know about this model..guy wants 900 for it. ...
| Outdoor Board|| My little D-I-Y project for Memorial Day Weekend - TexasTiger on 5/27/13 at 6:57 pm|
Well I spent the weekend cutting and plaining but I like the end result. Added a new ceiling to my sunroom this weekend. Anybody else have any projects they are working on now.
| 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...