| Outdoor Board|| Shooting bow in backyard? - chickman1313 on 7/14/14 at 9:21 am|
Is there any reason I shouldnt shoot my bow in my backyard? I can really only get about a 30 yard shot, but as long as I have a backstop and make sure I'm not shooting over the fence I should be good huh?...
| O-T Lounge|| Running shoe recommendations? - chickman1313 on 7/10/14 at 8:47 am|
I am in desperate need of new running shoes. I've been wearing the same Asics for a couple of years. Don't really care what brand, just something with some good support for running. My right shin has been getting sore immediatley after a run, don't know if its shin splints or whatever, but I thin...
| Tech Board|| Advice for an outdoor speaker setup? - chickman1313 on 6/3/14 at 3:56 pm|
Currently I have a receiver that all my sound runs through for the inside, have a basic 5 speaker and a sub surround system. My house is elevated and I was thinking of going through the floor right there and run wires under the house to the back porch. If i go this route, any good speaker recommen...
| Outdoor Board|| Bay Boat recommendations - chickman1313 on 5/7/14 at 11:09 am|
I won't be able to afford a boat this year, but am hoping to get one by next spring.
I want a center console boat for sure, thinking probably a bay boat but was wondering if yall know of anyhting that is kind of a bay boat/deeper V mix...
Also, what is yalls ideal boat in the 22-30 ish foot...
| Outdoor Board|| Thoughts on CZ 75 pistol? - chickman1313 on 5/1/14 at 11:53 am|
Buddy of mine is looking into getting a CZ 75B, anyone here have any experience with this gun?
Its similar to a 1911, shoots 9mm rounds
| Tiger Rant|| How can I get Geaux Zone from my XBOX to my TV? - chickman1313 on 4/11/14 at 8:10 am|
Is this possible? I'm technology dumb. I have an XBOX 360, can I get geauxzone on it and put it on the TV? if so, how?
I dont get CST since I have direct tv.
Sorry for the how to watch the game thread
| O-T Lounge|| Preworkout Drink - Pulse by Legion - chickman1313 on 4/9/14 at 11:17 am|
Anyone ever taken this? Reading reviews it looks pretty good.
| Outdoor Board|| LSU baseball/Final Four Cookin Drinkin - chickman1313 on 4/5/14 at 5:54 pm|
Got some chicken out to grill, some "pork poppers" from rouses to grill and havin a jack and coke
| Food and Drink Board|| Need help on a brisket recipe - chickman1313 on 4/4/14 at 9:17 am|
A few years ago I went to a party in Lafayette, dude had some brisket cooked that was one of the best things I have ever eaten.
It wasnt barbecue really, it looked like pulled pork, I guess it was slow cooked all day. It was in a sauce, almost kinda orange colored, couldnt really tell if it was...
| O-T Lounge|| Ride or Die (sweet mugshot in NOLA) - chickman1313 on 4/1/14 at 11:14 am|
Ride or Die!
sweet mugshot of a dude in Kenner
Heres the story
| Outdoor Board|| Tire recommendations for Jeep Wrangler - chickman1313 on 2/27/14 at 9:27 am|
Picked up the new used Wrangler 4 door the other day, need to put some new tires on her. Right now she has these tiny P245/75R16 good year street tires on there.
Am looking to bump up to 265/75R16 and keep the stock wheels for now. Not ready to put a lift on either, and I think this will be t...
| Outdoor Board|| Groomsmen gift ideas? - chickman1313 on 2/7/14 at 2:32 pm|
Anyone gotten any cool groomsmen gifts? Need some ideas for my guys. Was thinking an engraved knife or something, dont really want to go the flask route. ...
| Help Board|| 2013 College Bowl Pick Em - chickman1313 on 1/31/14 at 9:10 am|
Admins, I got a PM to email yall for winning the bowl pick em, emailed a couple times over the last week and havent heard anything...
what do I need to do?...
| Outdoor Board|| Hog hunting at night - chickman1313 on 1/20/14 at 8:42 am|
Thinking about hunting some hogs at night this coming weekend, anyone done this much? have a green light that attaches to my .308 I will use. Planning on just hunting over corn and listening and lighting em up when I hear them.
What is the best time of night to hunt hogs? Not sure if i shoul...
| Outdoor Board|| Truck maintenance thread - chickman1313 on 1/16/14 at 12:12 pm|
Question for the OB mechanics...
I've got an old truck, 2000 gmc z71, that I havent really used much in the last couple of years other than at the hunting camp. Probably have put 1000 miles on it in two years I'd say.
Well I finally got a house and I have room for it so I'll be driving it a...
| Outdoor Board|| Fishing in and around Mandeville - chickman1313 on 1/15/14 at 8:00 am|
Just moved back up to Mandeville, thinking about getting a kayak or looking to do some fishing from the shore for specs and reds. They have that big pier at sunset point that I havent checked out yet, anyone know anyhting about the fishing from there?
I live out towards Fountainbleu State Park...
| Money Talk|| Bought first home, tax deductions or credits? - chickman1313 on 12/24/13 at 9:50 am|
What kind of tax deductions or credits will I have as a first time home buyer? Is there anything like there was a few years ago?
Best resource to find these things out the IRS website?
| Outdoor Board|| Big trees that grow fast? - chickman1313 on 12/11/13 at 8:43 am|
Bought a house and am moving to Mandeville next week and want to plant some trees.
I'd love some live oaks, but I also want to live to see the trees get big.
Anyone have any recommendations for trees that will grow fairly quickly and get pretty large?...
| Outdoor Board|| Deer hunting in the rain - chickman1313 on 12/4/13 at 11:09 am|
How do yall feel about deer hunting in the rain?
Looks like we may get wet this weeked, any advice?
I've always felt its probably better to stalk a bit in the rain because the deer probably arent moving and its harder for them to hear and see ya....
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Donald Brown or Darren Sproles? PPR leage - chickman1313 on 11/29/13 at 11:33 am|
I'm leaning towards Sproles, playoffs started this week, need some help!
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Delanie Walker or Brandon Pettigrew this week? - chickman1313 on 11/14/13 at 1:41 pm|
what yall think?
have Quarles too from GB (had Finley before)... ...
| Outdoor Board|| Deer hunting without much time to scout, set-up and all that... - chickman1313 on 10/31/13 at 8:21 am|
So this year I have not even been in the woods at all. Working a lot, studying for CPA, getting married this coming spring and buying a house, shite has been hectic!
So I havent planted any food plots like I normally do, I havent cut any trails or cleared any land. Basically havent been in the w...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Tony Romo or Andy Dalton this week? - chickman1313 on 10/31/13 at 8:02 am|
Obviously gotta make a decision today....
Romo is averaging 23 pts/week and Dalton is averaging 21pts/week per our rules (TD passes are only 4 points)
over the last 4 weeks Romo is averaging 25 while Dalton is averaging 28...
Romo's worst week of the year has been 10 points (week 6) and Dal...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| Parker Orgeron WR (Ed's son) Mandeville High c/o 2016 - chickman1313 on 10/28/13 at 8:27 am|
Went to the Mandeville game Friday night. This kid made a great one handed TD catch and at least one more TD on a deep crossing route. He's got pretty good speed and really good hands. Still a couple years away and I dont think he has any offers yet. May be someone to keep your eye on, but a lot...
| Music Board|| Josh Abbott Band at The Varsity Saturday night - chickman1313 on 10/23/13 at 8:48 am|
Anyone going to the show? I'm thinking about it, have never seen them live before, worth the trip?...
| Money Talk|| Anyone ever used a VA loan for a home purchase? - chickman1313 on 9/25/13 at 8:15 am|
This will be my first home purchase and am looking to use a VA loan. I've already gotten "pre-approval" now I just need to find the house. I've heard, but don't really have anything concrete, that before you can use a VA loan the house has to be inspected by a special VA inspector and there are se...
| Tiger Rant|| When does the team travel to Dallas? - chickman1313 on 8/28/13 at 11:25 am|
Tomorrow or Friday? Or today?...
| Music Board|| Texas country music - need some recommendations - chickman1313 on 8/12/13 at 11:49 am|
So I've taken a good bit of time off from listening to "texas country"
Used to listen to a lot of Ragweed (from Oklahoma) and Reckless Kelly (from Idaho i think). Also some REK, Randy Rogers, a little Wade Bowen etc.
Yall got any recommendations for some good texas country? Just made a Ran...
| Soccer Board|| Transfer process/Transfer fees/Players salaries etc. for dummies - chickman1313 on 8/5/13 at 2:07 pm|
So being used to the NFL and NBA trades and signing bonuses I'm having a hard time figuring out how all this works in soccer.
I know there are transfer windows, so players can only transfer during those times. I also know that a player can "put in" for a transfer, if he wants to move teams but c...
| Outdoor Board|| Building a blind around a ladder stand? - chickman1313 on 7/30/13 at 1:31 pm|
What do yall use to build a "blind" around a ladder stand? When I first put mine up we had some bamboo that I sorta wrapped around the tree and hung some camo burlap on, that has now fallen off so if I am in my ladder stand, my every move can be seen.
How do yall typically enclose a ladder stand...