| Outdoor Board|| Spook Jr not co-operating...need help - deaconjones35 on 5/1/13 at 9:15 pm|
Any tips on how to replace a treble hook on my Super Spook Jr? I finally got the broke one off, having hard time getting new one on. Hooked myself a half dozen times already.
| Outdoor Board|| Time to declare war on Squirrels. What kind of weapon should I get? - deaconjones35 on 4/30/13 at 12:48 pm|
Squirrels keep eating my plants. I take this personal. I have a crappy pellet gun that don't shoot straight. What weapon do I need? Looking to keep it at $150 or under. I'm in a neighborhood (we have big yards) so I have to keep the collateral damage minimal and noise levels down.
Until I ...
| Outdoor Board|| The Making of a Steel Knife Video - deaconjones35 on 4/23/13 at 1:32 pm|
I don't know much about knives, but stumbled across this video. This video is made to watch at home in complete silence with a cold one in hand. :usa:
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J3nojb-gFH4)]Knife Video[/link] ...
| Outdoor Board|| My Neighborhood Dilemma-To Shoot or Not Shoot a Dog w/ Collar - deaconjones35 on 4/18/13 at 1:18 pm|
I'll try to keep this short-
Last Sunday a dog (some sort of mutt) broke into my chicken coop and killed one of my chickens. I have seen this dog wandering around the neighborhood before and thought it was a stray even though it had a collar. I just chalked it up to bad luck.
Saw the dog in ...
| Outdoor Board|| Building a Lean To Shed - Need Help - deaconjones35 on 4/16/13 at 9:43 am|
I plan on building a small enclosed lean to that will attach to my existing shed. (About 7'by 10')
I want to use 4x4's for posts, but where I want to build it, I can not dig deeper than about 4-6" because of tree roots. Is there another way to anchor the 4x4's so my lean to does not blow away t...
| Outdoor Board|| Caught another good one today w/ yak hoist - deaconjones35 on 3/29/13 at 6:48 pm|
Threw the yak in the water after work today. Only caught one....but it was a good one. 27" right on 7 pounds. She already dropped her eggs. My biggest bass ever. Same place I caught the last one. :cheers:
| Outdoor Board|| Turkey on Plank Road by Airport - deaconjones35 on 3/20/13 at 5:22 pm|
Just saw a turkey 10' off the road right by BTR Airport. :csb:
| Outdoor Board|| Companion Planting in your Garden - Chart - deaconjones35 on 3/20/13 at 10:11 am|
Anyone have experience with companion planting? Last year we planted marigolds by our tomatoes and they did better than the previous few years. Anyone have sucess? Here is a link to a chart for reference:
| Outdoor Board|| Check out my Homemade Cedar Garden Boxes - deaconjones35 on 3/8/13 at 4:17 pm|
Made of simple cedar fence boards which means they should last quite a while. Making three raised ground beds and already finished 5 boxes for the fence.
| Outdoor Board|| New Battery Help for ATV - deaconjones35 on 3/4/13 at 9:08 pm|
Bought a Duralast Powersport Battery for my 4-wheeler tonight. The gal at Auto Zone filled it up and said not to charge it or use it for 3 hours. Question is, do I have to charge it before I use it? ...
| Outdoor Board|| Please tell me this is over 5# - deaconjones35 on 2/9/13 at 6:10 pm|
22" and she had eggs but not completely full. Guy on the dock was about 12 feet away when he took pic.
| Outdoor Board|| PSA - Tax Credit for Fishermen of Louisiana - deaconjones35 on 1/31/13 at 9:42 am|
If you are a resident of Louisiana and bought a fishing license, you receive a tax credit for that amount. (State Taxes)I went from owing $36 to $21 because I bought a license. :nana:
| Outdoor Board|| Urban Fishing in BR - deaconjones35 on 1/29/13 at 9:16 am|
For those that have asked if there is anywhere to go in and around BR, you just have to find the right place.
Caught this 19" one this morning before work. :nana:...
| Outdoor Board|| How to get rid of ants in compost pile - deaconjones35 on 1/27/13 at 5:02 pm|
We have a pretty good compost pile brewing right now. Tilled it up this morning and noticed plenty of ants in it. I want to avoid any pesticide to get rid of them, what are my options?...
| Outdoor Board|| What's the OB Cookin-Drankin Thread - deaconjones35 on 1/26/13 at 6:21 pm|
Chicken and Deer Sausage Gumbo, potato salad, sweet tea. Outside fire and a few drinks later. Had boiled crawfish at Sammy's in Central last night. They were pretty good. :cheers:...
| Outdoor Board|| What's the OB Cookin-Drinkin Thread - deaconjones35 on 1/18/13 at 6:01 pm|
Had a late lunch, so just sippin on Southern Comfort by the fire. Gonna take it easy since I'm taking Dawg's CCL class tomorrow.
First fire in over 2 weeks thanks to the...
| Outdoor Board|| Pretty Cool Video - Gun Related - deaconjones35 on 1/7/13 at 9:34 pm|
Alex Jones can be a little out there, I know....but his appearance on Piers Morgan is spot on. :USA:
| Outdoor Board|| Kayak Rigging - Keeping Fish on Board - deaconjones35 on 1/5/13 at 7:56 pm|
I have been using a flexible ice chest for a while now. Works just fine, can keep 5 reds and room for some trout. Problem with it is the only place I have for it is in the bow hatch. 2 issues with that. I have to shake the bag from time to time to get the fish to the ice, and also the bag can ge...
| Outdoor Board|| How long do you wait....it gone - deaconjones35 on 1/4/13 at 4:33 pm|
....until you set your Christmas tree on fire? Our tree has been out of water for about 10 days now. Should I wait or set it ablaze tonight? I feel like I should wait longer, but I don't know if I have enough self control. ...
| Outdoor Board|| What's the OB Cookin-Drinkin Tonight? - deaconjones35 on 12/29/12 at 7:09 pm|
Homemade Veggie Soup
Ultras by the fire tonight with Mrs. Deacon. Y'all detect a pattern here?
| Outdoor Board|| What's the OB Cookin-Drinkin Tonight? - deaconjones35 on 12/27/12 at 6:10 pm|
Today is my 6th day off in a row out of 11. :nana:
Leftover turkey and fixings....having a little Southern Comfort by the fire with the ever beautiful Mrs. Deacon. :pimp:
| Outdoor Board|| S&W Bodyguard .38 - deaconjones35 on 12/27/12 at 2:06 pm|
My Mom has this gun she carries but she doesn't like it. Her only gripes are that the slide is hard to rack and it has a long trigger pull.
She said I could have it for $250. I have a Springfield 40 that I carry in my truck and at work. Was thinking this can be a good one for backup or for s...
| O-T Lounge|| What's the best white elephant game gift you ever won? - deaconjones35 on 12/23/12 at 4:02 pm|
We have a general limit of $40 for our family game, but I just won a hunnert dollar bill. :nana:...
| Outdoor Board|| To inject...or not inject. That is the question. - deaconjones35 on 12/23/12 at 11:43 am|
Do you inject your turkey before frying? I did one time and hated it. My BIL who thinks he knows everything disagrees.
I marinate mine in Italian dressing, Crystal hot sauce, chopped garlic, Tony's and cayenne pepper. About 12-16 hour soak and she's ready to go.
| Outdoor Board|| What's the OB Cookin/Drinkin Tonight? - deaconjones35 on 12/21/12 at 7:28 pm|
Has cheesy chicken dumplins with green beans wrapped in bacon.
Bout to make a fire outside for Mrs. Deacon and drink a few Ultras. :cheers:
I'm off until the 2nd. Feels good. :nana:...
| Outdoor Board|| Boot Owners - What socks do u wear? - deaconjones35 on 12/15/12 at 9:37 am|
Bout a pair of Ariat Ramblers this past week. I need some everyday socks that have a little more cushion and don't fall down my leg, but not too tight. Anybody have any suggestions?
| Outdoor Board|| What's the OB Cookin / Drinkin Thread - deaconjones35 on 12/13/12 at 6:37 pm|
Fried Specks and Reds with Onion Rings
| Outdoor Board|| The Women in my Life.... - deaconjones35 on 12/13/12 at 12:46 pm|
These two statements came from the two ladies in my life in the past 24 hours:
My 6 year old daughter: "Dad, I'm ready to go hunting with you. I want to shoot something." (I almost cried tears of joy)
My awesome wife: "I think we should buy more guns and ammo after Christmas, is that okay?" ...
| Outdoor Board|| CCA's Plaquemines Chapter Spearheads new Breton Sound Reef - deaconjones35 on 12/12/12 at 1:56 pm|
CCA Louisiana, Shell Oil Company, The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, The Barrier Island Restoration and Development Society (BIRDS) and Bertucci Contactors have begun construction on a much anticipated artificial reef in Breton Sound. The reef is being built using recycled materia...
| Outdoor Board|| Limit of Reds in the Kayak Today - deaconjones35 on 12/9/12 at 1:33 pm|
Caught 17 which was not easy in a stiff 10-15 breeze. Caught a few trout which was a nice bonus.
The Ascend got dirty today. Lots of hard work.