| Outdoor Board|| Recovered a stolen stand - Chris4x4gill2 on 3/22/14 at 8:47 pm|
Had a ladder stand stolen Jan 2013. Today we were cutting shooting lanes for the replacement stand. I hiked down the hill a ways farther scouting some and found my missing stand under a blowdown. Guess whoever took it either decided it was too much work to pack it out or planned to come back for it ...
| Outdoor Board|| Free PETA stickers - Chris4x4gill2 on 2/18/14 at 7:00 am|
Help out our US Postal Service - order sets of these awesome stickers from PETA for all of your friends and family! :lol:
I just sent a set to my hunting buddy and another to my brother. :devil:
Look at bottom of the page under "Helpful Links"...
| Gaming Board|| DVD on the Wii? - Chris4x4gill2 on 1/21/14 at 12:07 pm|
I was given a Wii to use for the kids room. I'm kinda suprised to see that it wont play DVDs. From reading online there are downloads you can install that will "unlock" this feature. Has anyone attempted this? is it safe or am I going to screw up the system?
Am I better off just buying a cheap D...
| Outdoor Board|| Paging CootKilla - dog advice needed - Chris4x4gill2 on 12/29/13 at 4:47 pm|
I'm about to have to put my 10.5 yr old Great Dane down. Wife and kid have petted on her all afternoon and the hole is dug. I'm just waiting till the 4yr old goes to bed now.
My question is.... will a 22LR w/ CCI hollow point be sufficient to do the job immediately or should I go bigger to make ...
| Movie/TV Board|| The Wire - Complete series $28 - Chris4x4gill2 on 11/19/13 at 9:25 am|
Just a heads up if anyone is interested. I just ordered based on the rep the show has on this site. I've never seen this series.
| Money Talk|| Question about consulting / contract work - Chris4x4gill2 on 10/9/13 at 2:18 pm|
A friend of mine has a consulting contract for a company we both previously worked for. They have an event coming up he is unable to support and has asked me to fill in for him.
It would be a one day gig and I do not expect to do any other work like this this year, My fee will be $650 as an inde...
| Outdoor Board|| Best Flashlight under $30? - Chris4x4gill2 on 8/23/13 at 10:48 am|
I need a new light so I want to see what the OB recommends.
Need it to use common (AA, AAA, C, D) batteries. I do not want rechargeble.
Brighter is better but good battery life is a must. (LED)
small enough to fit in a pocket or belt holster.
Would like to keep it i nthe $25-$30 pric...
| Outdoor Board|| Snake ID - - Chris4x4gill2 on 6/14/13 at 8:21 pm|
so I dont have to google.... what is it?
| Outdoor Board|| Whats worse than a tresspasser? - Chris4x4gill2 on 1/19/13 at 8:10 pm|
A dam tresspassing thief!
Some ahole stole my ladder stand!...
| Outdoor Board|| Deer Processing Questions - update pg2 - Chris4x4gill2 on 11/19/12 at 8:35 am|
I have my deer meat ground at the local processor but do not have any seasoning added for sausage because I dont like the flavor. He also doesnt have an option to mix with pork so any sausage he does is going to be dry.
I would like to take the ground meat I get from him and add my own spices and...
| Outdoor Board|| New Hunting / Trail rig - Chris4x4gill2 on 10/31/12 at 7:54 am|
All of the ATV talk lately, figure I'll show off my new ride. Traded my Raptor in on it.
Its an 08 Kawasaki Teryx 750 LE, but it didnt leave the dealership until Dec. 2011 so its got less than 100 hours on it.
Everything is stock except for the wheels and a Warn winch added on.
| Outdoor Board|| ATV Help - Honda Backign Plate stuck - Chris4x4gill2 on 9/24/12 at 2:38 pm|
2005 Honda Foreman 500 - Need to replace the rear axle bearings located inside the Rear Drum Brake Backing Plate. From my experience on other quads, after the drum is off, and the 4 nuts removed from the axle flange, the backing plate should slide right off, but this thing is stuck like the bearing ...
| Outdoor Board|| Pull Behind Mowers - Chris4x4gill2 on 9/18/12 at 10:26 am|
I need to bushhog our food plot - we recently made it 4x bigger than it was.
We hunt on top of a mountain with a pretty steep road going up so I'm not thrilled about taking my 2wd tractor and bushhog up to do it. This has me looking at the pull behind mowers from Swisher / DR / Agri-fab.
| Money Talk|| 401K Rollover options. - Chris4x4gill2 on 8/23/12 at 7:15 am|
I recently changed jobs and have about 55K in my old 401K (Fidelity).
I am trying to figure out the best option for this account.
So far, the options Ive looked at:
1) Let it sit where it is. I dont like this option because I'm afraid I wont keepo track of it like I should and I basically d...
| Money Talk|| Mint Question - Chris4x4gill2 on 6/5/12 at 9:01 am|
I just started using Mint and I am trying to get my catagories setup. How would you handle these trasnsactions?
I have an automatic debit setup fom my checking to transfer an amount to a savings account every two weeks. Both accounts are linked to Mint, so the total balance is correct, but how do...
| Money Talk|| Life Insurance - need recomendations/ advice - Chris4x4gill2 on 1/12/12 at 7:06 am|
I'm looking to add a policy for my wife. Any recomendations on places to request quotes?
Any rule of thumb as to how much coverage I should be looking for? She currently brings in about 30-35% of household income....
| Movie/TV Board|| Book recomendation? - Chris4x4gill2 on 11/24/10 at 11:12 am|
I discovered [i]Game of Thrones[/i] through this board so since I am about done with those I figured I'd see what else people on here recommend. I enjoy fantasy and historical fiction, especially medievel times / settings.
something like [i]Sword of Shannara[/i], or [i]The Warlord Chronicles[/i]...
| Movie/TV Board|| The Road - Chris4x4gill2 on 7/15/10 at 7:43 am|
Just watched this last night (I have also read the book).
Anyone else seen it? I guess it got very little play at theaters because I never saw it advertised or listed around here.
Very good adaptation of the book, they stuck very well to the story, the scenes with the wife were added though,...
| Gaming Board|| PS3 slim vs fat - Chris4x4gill2 on 6/29/10 at 5:54 pm|
did the slim fix the YLOD problems?...
| Gaming Board|| PS3 YLOD Repair - KECR Electronics - Chris4x4gill2 on 5/5/10 at 2:41 pm|
After my PS3 experienced the YLOD, I searched for a repair option other than Sony since it was out of warrenty.
Original Thread: http://www.tigerdroppings.com/rant/MessageTopic.asp?p=18662100&Pg=1
I found KECR Electronics on Ebay. Their Ebay User ID is apbargains4you. Phone Number is 502 517 ...
| Gaming Board|| PS3 YLOD - Chris4x4gill2 on 3/30/10 at 7:00 am|
In the middle of Domination on Favela last night and the PS3 decided to give up the ghost. :angry: :violin:
I'm pretty sure its out of warrenty so I have to figure out how to get it repaired.
Anyone know how to get my MW2 disc out of this thing?...
| Money Talk|| Term Life at age 64 - Chris4x4gill2 on 3/16/10 at 10:12 am|
I am trying to help my Mother In Law get her finances in order. One of her monthly bills is $40 for Term Life Insurance ($25,000). I believe the term is for age 80.
She owns her home, has no dependants, fixed income, and plenty of debt. Age 64.
She insists on keeping it to pay for burial ex...
| O-T Lounge|| Anything biting around Gulfport / Biloxi end of February - Chris4x4gill2 on 1/13/10 at 12:52 pm|
would a deep sea charter be worth the money around the end of February? Anything bite that time of the year?
Doesnt have to be deep sea but would have a group of 5-8 people....
| Money Talk|| HSA Screwup - Chris4x4gill2 on 1/11/10 at 1:45 pm|
My HR peopel at work failed to file my paperwork for my Health Savings Account (deducted pre-tax from paycheck). They say there is nothing they can do since the year has already started. Do I have any recourse? Are they right? Can a correction not be filed after the first of the year?...
| Money Talk|| What to do with money from sale of house? - Chris4x4gill2 on 4/13/09 at 11:59 am|
Recently married, so we are selling her house and living in mine. Its on the market now, hope to net 20-25K from the payoff.
What should I do with the cash to see a reasonable return but still have the money somewhat available?
We would like to save the cash as a future down payment on anothe...
| Money Talk|| Deeding property to an adult child? - Chris4x4gill2 on 3/4/09 at 11:36 am|
What are the ramifications?
The MIL has more $$ going out than coming in and may have to file bankruptcy.
She is now wanting to deed her property, which is paid for, to her daughter so that if that happens she wouldnt lose the house. What are the ramifications for us (daughter, son in law) i...