| Outdoor Board|| Anyone pump for or use Ghost Shrimp for bait? - Bleeding purple on 4/16/14 at 1:01 am|
I am headed down to Surfside TX this weekend with family and will be fishing the surf, possibly the jetty, and doing some crabbing. I am hoping the report of crabs being in in LA bodes well for Surfside also.
I watched a couple of videos on building your own suction pump and plan on building a c...
| Outdoor Board|| Does anyone own the little badger. It is an interesting little gun - Bleeding purple on 4/15/14 at 9:01 pm|
| Political Talk|| Can any employer here please tell me how to hire a women for less than a man? - Bleeding purple on 4/5/14 at 12:00 am|
I have searched and can not find a way to preferentially hire by policy a female at reduced comparative salary to perform the same job that our male employees are filling.
I have run the numbers and with as little as 20% lower salaries I believe our company could overcome the higher rates of s...
| Fark Board|| stolen from OT. How much difference does hair make? - Bleeding purple on 4/2/14 at 11:27 am|
can anyone change the hairstyles between these ladies specifically put #6's hair on #4 and any other switches you see fit?
| Outdoor Board|| I am going to buy a polaris ranger (probably crew) and need a trailer. - Bleeding purple on 4/1/14 at 3:20 pm|
Any body have suggestions? standard utility with drop gate? specialized trailer format in any way? your thoughts on side drop gates? Wood floor vs extruded metal flooring?
I would like to keep it as small as possible and keep it single axle so I can tow it behind the Polaris when I want to. ...
| Outdoor Board|| Yet another attack on guns this time hidden in "medical ethics" - Bleeding purple on 3/31/14 at 11:33 am|
[quote]Is Gun Violence a Public Health Problem?
Hi. I am Art Caplan at the Division of Medical Ethics at the New York University (NYU) Langone Medical Center. Is gun violence a public health problem? If you ask the National Rifle Association (NRA), they say no. They are up in arms because the...
| Outdoor Board|| California antigun senators are not uncommon. Until arrested for running guns. - Bleeding purple on 3/27/14 at 5:53 pm|
Take the guns from legal upstanding citizens and distribute them behind closed doors to thugs and mobsters. ...
| Music Board|| Considering converting a room into a music "studio" - Bleeding purple on 3/15/14 at 1:11 pm|
I may have lost my mind but I am considering converting my donning room which is already functioning as my boys toy/play room into a music/art studio for them. The boys are 6&7 yes old and both seem to have some inclination to play. My wife plays piano and sings, I have zero musical inclination. I n...
| Outdoor Board|| Muzzle brake discussion. - Bleeding purple on 3/14/14 at 10:01 am|
For those that have some knowledge and/or expeperience with muzzle brakes on hunting rifles:
Does a brake affect the ballistics of the round and if so how?
I had a passing thought this am that the reduced recoil loads may loose some MV with a brake due to the gasses propelling the round now b...
| 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?