| Outdoor Board|| 300 blackout upper for under 400. NEW QUESTION PG 2 - Bleeding purple on 3/5/14 at 3:19 pm|
| Outdoor Board|| 4 day 4 hunter hog hunt begins in the morning. - Bleeding purple on 2/20/14 at 2:01 pm|
[b]Location[/b]: my lease East Texas
[b]Hunters[/b]: out of state family and friends of an OBBC contact who are trading hunts with me.
[b]Guns: [/b]AR-10, 30-06, 243, 270
[b]Sights:[/b] some normal and some night vision. supposedly a thermal on the AR10
[b]Set up:[/b] 5 feeders, two b...
| Outdoor Board|| I am pondering the purchase of these books about guns. - Bleeding purple on 2/13/14 at 12:16 pm|
Considering I will likely always have firearms (at least until my hands are cold and dead) I am thinking this is a smart purchase.
Does anyone have any experience with these books?
| Outdoor Board|| Now letS talk about oFf season mud trail mountain biking (noW with voting) - Bleeding purple on 2/3/14 at 4:17 pm|
| Outdoor Board|| OB help me decide. Polaris Ranger Crew 800 or 1972 CJ rebuild - Bleeding purple on 1/30/14 at 11:04 am|
12-14K for Polaris (will need to buy trailer too)
1-3 K base with 2-5 K in improvements for the CJ
Will be used for transportation of 3-6 people at a time and gear on local leases all within 30 mile radius, general off season work like moving stands, setting up feeders, filling feeders, and so...
| Outdoor Board|| Want to build a large capacity feeder. I need suggestions - Bleeding purple on 1/28/14 at 3:35 pm|
I think I know what I want to build but I am looking for materials suggestions. The tree rats and coons eat through the plastic feeders and 55 gal drums are too small.
I plan on building a platform similar to this (note the legs and ladder are leaning against the platform in the photo) [img]http...
| Food and Drink Board|| Entering a steak contest Thursday (contest is over results on 2nd page) - Bleeding purple on 1/21/14 at 12:29 pm|
So the contest will be at a church and the grills will be set up in advance. One large charcoal grill and a couple of gas grills.
I plan to do a Ribeye. I had two choice Angus Ribeyes cut 2".
I would prefer to use the black iron skillet and oven method but that is not an option.
| Outdoor Board|| So I rigged up a jerk rig but I am not sure I did it correctly. - Bleeding purple on 1/21/14 at 9:49 am|
I have a simple 6 lb mushroom anchor then 2 ft of bungee cord, then 60 ft of paracord with the first decoy tied on to a short loop extension 10 feet from the anchor. After that 5 more decoys all tied on about 3 ft apart on short 10" loops from the main line.
when I move the rig though the lead...
| Fark Board|| I need a gif of an old fella spitting a stream of chew on the floor - Bleeding purple on 1/13/14 at 1:34 pm|
Maybe from this
| Outdoor Board|| Looking at different Polaris Ranger models. Your advice requested - Bleeding purple on 1/7/14 at 10:49 am|
So I was looking last night and I am leaning toward the Crew 800 EFI.
It is only $1500 more than the full size 800 EFI and has the same payload, bed capacity, and towing rating.
Any reason not to go with this model?
I was considering used but I am not sure what to look out for when purcha...
| Outdoor Board|| A story about muzzle control when it mattered. - Bleeding purple on 1/6/14 at 12:54 pm|
Sat evening I was hunting with my sister and her husband. They both had rifles and I was carrying an Argentinian 1911 mostly for use when/if they shot a pig and I had to track it.
On the way out we heard some noise and thought it might be pigs rooting. I set them up to take a passing shot on a o...
| Outdoor Board|| I shot a nice GWT drake this weekend and plan to mount it. - Bleeding purple on 1/6/14 at 12:01 pm|
I was thinking about a mount that would allow for the addition of a GWT hen in the future. Any suggestions on position? ...
| Outdoor Board|| Anyone use "The Bird Hitch" to clean birds? - Bleeding purple on 12/31/13 at 11:51 am|
| Outdoor Board|| I want new 20 gauge for dove hunting next year. make your suggestions. - Bleeding purple on 12/26/13 at 11:28 am|
I like guns that work. While I appreciate a beautiful piece of ornate craftsmanship I am generally not willing to pay ornate prices for no or minimal improvement in function. I am however, willing to pay for quality. I will not buy Remington.
I am undecided on over under vs semiauto.
| Fark Board|| Could someone do me a favor and put these two together like a couple - Bleeding purple on 12/17/13 at 4:38 pm|
make lance abou...
| Outdoor Board|| Bois D' Arc has been collected. - Bleeding purple on 12/15/13 at 4:31 pm|
Ok, so I finally got a day with the combo of a free hour, no rain, and daylight.
Here is what I was able to collect from the fallen tree. Bois d arc is some twisted knotty wood. Finding 5" diameter 6 ft long straight pieces was impossible. I was able to find 2 curved 6-7 ft long pieces that star...
| Outdoor Board|| Need the OB's collective intelligence and experience to solve a problem - Bleeding purple on 12/14/13 at 10:10 pm|
I need to safely lower a light beacon from a pole without damaging the beacon. I need to do this as cheaply as possible. I have limited access to heavy equipment.
The beacon is a 200lb automated rotating light beacon that is shaped like a cylinder with a 3 ft diameter and a 4 ft height. This bea...
| Outdoor Board|| A "dance show" the OB may appreciate if only for the sheer stupidity - Bleeding purple on 11/26/13 at 1:51 pm|
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-43_PF6Lac4)]Backhoe dancing. [/link]...
| Outdoor Board|| Youth hunting rifles. options/suggestions/opinions - Bleeding purple on 11/20/13 at 2:55 pm|
Single shot vs. Bolt with detachable mag.
Open sights vs scope
Traditional scope vs red dot
Mag pistol caliber vs traditional rifle caliber
Muzzle brake vs stock barrel
Yourh model with shortened composite or wood stock vs standard model wood stock cut down to fit.
For those that ...
| Outdoor Board|| Texas rigging in a bag. - Bleeding purple on 11/19/13 at 5:26 am|
Hey guys, I mentioned about a month ago that I had purchased some H&H "No Hassle" Decoy Anchor Weight Rigs at a really good price and wanted to pass on those savings to anyone here who was interested. I know there were several people interested then.
Before we go to far let me say these are true...
| Outdoor Board|| TX resident buying a rifle in La from a FFL dealer as a gift for a child. - Bleeding purple on 11/18/13 at 5:59 pm|
is this possible?
what are the hang ups?
| Outdoor Board|| Age this buck an WYSI? updated "old" pic page 4 - Bleeding purple on 11/14/13 at 7:54 pm|
| Outdoor Board|| Could these be altered to make a decent pit blind or even a bunker? - Bleeding purple on 11/13/13 at 11:25 am|
| Outdoor Board|| Successful Whitetail Bow Hunters, let me pick your brain. - Bleeding purple on 11/11/13 at 3:54 pm|
Successful Whitetail Bow Hunter: A bow hunter who has over the course of several seasons consistently been able to take mature whitetail that score above average for the area hunted.
Rank these factors from most important to least important based on their contribution to your success.
| Outdoor Board|| Duck hunting questions? flooded timber vs marsh vs open water - Bleeding purple on 11/5/13 at 10:31 am|
Do you guys that hunt different water types, use different guns or more specifically different barrel lengths depending on the environment?
Do you change your shells?
We have had a very dry period that has allowed lots of tall grass, and willow trees to grow in the 7 acre pond we hunt. We we...
| Outdoor Board|| A discussion about muzzle control, trigger finger control, and useless gear - Bleeding purple on 10/30/13 at 4:50 pm|
| Outdoor Board|| Fishing expectations for Hackberry Sun- Tues? - Bleeding purple on 10/19/13 at 7:47 am|
We are leaving either this evening or 430 am Sunday....
| Fark Board|| I have a video from my phone I need to reduce in size slighty. - Bleeding purple on 10/16/13 at 3:13 pm|
How do I go about reducing a 511 MB video to 500 MB so I can upload it on photobucket?
| Outdoor Board|| quick Q about aim point with a bow - Bleeding purple on 10/13/13 at 6:07 pm|
I never shoot 10 yard shots. Should I hold under with 20 yard pin? ...
| Outdoor Board|| 10/13 IST lookng for freezer filler - Bleeding purple on 10/13/13 at 5:31 am|
Kaufman County TX
66 degrees muggy with light misting
Ladderstand in oak thicket
Good luck boys. No better way to start off my b day...