| Outdoor Board|| re: Where to fish in Galveston Bay? - NimbleCat on 10/26/13 at 8:28 pm|
Your two best options are under the Kemah Bridge.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Your Meat Addiction is Destroying the Planet - NimbleCat on 8/19/13 at 4:10 pm|
[quote]To produce 1 pound of beef, the friendly neighborhood farmer will need 13 pounds of grain and an estimated 2,500 gallons of water. If a 1,000-pound cow yields 600 pounds of beef, that cow used 1.5 million gallons of water and 7,800 pounds of grain. [/quote]
I can tell you withou...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Anyone ever built a homemade suppressor? - NimbleCat on 8/4/13 at 9:53 am|
Laws and Regulations aside, your issue will be with caliber and pressure. A maglite has good aluminum tubing for a .22 caliber. You will need steel or titanium for something hotter.
A good template to look at is the new Sig MPX series in 40 cal
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Greatest line in movie hstory? - NimbleCat on 8/4/13 at 9:19 am|
Ty Webb: "Be the Ball"
"No one says that about you as far as you know." to Carl Spackler.
R. Lee in Full Metal Jacket...Dealers Choice, that movie was full of One Liner Gold....
| Outdoor Board|| re: Serious question on .45 - NimbleCat on 8/4/13 at 9:02 am|
[quote] most of those points are BS.[/quote]
Hardly. Your blind love for the 1911 keeps you warm at night, but doesn't negate anything I stated. By the way, What was John Moses Browning's Engineering degree in? And where did he get his degree? :popcorn:
The feed angle of the 1911 has to be so...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Serious question on .45 - NimbleCat on 8/4/13 at 8:40 am|
[quote]For me a good self defense 1911 is going to cost you over a thousand. [b]Lower end 1911s[/b] aren't as reliable as [b]some[/b] of the polymer framed options.[/quote]
Serious Question: From an Engineering Standpoint- Is it even possible for the 1911 design to be as reliable as a upper tier ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: OB post apocalyptic survival group - NimbleCat on 8/2/13 at 2:54 pm|
Faxis, I would not necessarily want to join your crew...but wouldn't mind sailing in a small Navy with you.
Meanwhile in the real world: I have my eyes on an IP 38 and may need some crew to bring it back to Houston in about 2 months....
| Outdoor Board|| re: FYI Kimbers on Sale at Precision + Tax Free Weekend - NimbleCat on 8/2/13 at 2:39 pm|
What is wrong with that sign? Accidental Discharge is a huge concern for me when I see people handling guns. ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: FYI Kimbers on Sale at Precision + Tax Free Weekend - NimbleCat on 8/2/13 at 2:28 pm|
does precision not allow concealed carry?
I am unfamiliar with giant sign....
| Political Talk|| re: Why is Amazon so publicly political? why support Obama so dramatically? - NimbleCat on 8/1/13 at 1:16 pm|
They (any business) support politicians for favorable legislation and taxes.
GE/NBC: Tax Credit LOL
Auto Makers: Read Unions.
The Microsoft example is a fantastic one. No Lobbyists= Anti-Trust Lawsuit. Where did all that noise go? It went away to the tune of Steak Dinners,...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Russian navy uses Somali pirates as target practice-link fixed - NimbleCat on 7/29/13 at 9:06 pm|
I think this is fantastic. Kudos for the Russian Navy taking care of business.
frick a Somali Pirate....
| Outdoor Board|| re: Help me find my next carry pistol - NimbleCat on 7/29/13 at 12:48 pm|
Mine: shoots great, conceals great.
You can pick up an extended mag 7rnd.
You can attach the Pearce grips on the 5rnd.
Pistol shoots great, but it does have some recoil. Shooting it single-handed is not a party, but you can manage the pistol one-handed. I am not as good at multiple s...
| Outdoor Board|| re: .38 snub nose, have you shot one? - NimbleCat on 7/29/13 at 8:51 am|
[quote]Colts in particular have a excellent reputation for accuracy. [/quote]
I have a Colt Detective 38 Special. It is a fantastic pistol. Very Accurate. It surprises anyone that shoots it. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Advice on getting into the Oil and Gas Industry - NimbleCat on 7/25/13 at 3:49 pm|
From what I have seen, your degrees don't really mean anything in the "Oil Field". The only "managers" I run across that have zero field experience are: Petroleum Engineers, Geophysicists, and Geologists -PhD.
| O-T Lounge|| re: OT Lawyers: I'm possibly being sued, I Need Advice. - NimbleCat on 7/25/13 at 3:41 pm|
Too Cheap to buy a fence....
Too cheap to pay for an attorney....
I am seeing a pattern develop....
| Political Talk|| re: RIP Helen Thomas - NimbleCat on 7/21/13 at 8:14 am|
What a major league cunt. Glad she is gone, hopefully Hell's Gates opened wide to receive her. ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: If you could could chose 1 concealed carry pistol - NimbleCat on 7/19/13 at 10:10 pm|
XDs .45 or 9...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Buying online via local FFL dealer - NimbleCat on 7/18/13 at 7:48 am|
Places like PSA will send you an email asking for info.
I always put my ffl's info in comments section. E-mail and phone/fax.
I never have any issues with this method....
| Political Talk|| re: Rolling Stones and Tsarnaev cover: I don't get the big deal - NimbleCat on 7/17/13 at 8:12 pm|
I think the cover shot makes him look glamorous. I would like to see him in two years when you will be able to drop a coffee can down his bunghole.
| Political Talk|| re: No riots yet? - NimbleCat on 7/14/13 at 9:06 am|
In Texas we have a saying.....
Where there's smoke, there's a Chiminea.
I doubt we see riots in Texas. ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Think I want a Jeep, Opinions please boys <3 - NimbleCat on 7/13/13 at 10:54 pm|
[quote]getting a Jeep without 4wd, is like buying a gun that doesn't shoot bullets..
it should be against the law imo[/quote]
Really? It should also be "against the law" for people to post in advice threads when they don't own the: gun, boat, car, truck, JEEP someone is asking about. So far ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Cocked and locked tonight boys! - NimbleCat on 7/13/13 at 9:14 pm|
[quote]Got my pellet gun pumped 10 times tonight. I'm ready.[/quote]
The ultimate threat when I was a youngster. The 10 pump shot.
On another note....O/T threads are dropping like birds hit with a 10 pump pellet....
| Outdoor Board|| re: Cocked and locked tonight boys! - NimbleCat on 7/13/13 at 9:08 pm|
| Outdoor Board|| re: Think I want a Jeep, Opinions please boys <3 - NimbleCat on 7/13/13 at 9:05 pm|
Ms. Nimble has a 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland Edition.
The vehicle is 2WD with the V8 Hemi. It gets around 22-23 mpg on the highway (Beltway 8 in Houston). Test drives included 4-runners, Lexus, and Pilots. We liked the Jeep the best out of those.
It rides better than the 4-Runner and is...
| O-T Lounge|| re: The media is covering for this brutal attack!!! - NimbleCat on 7/13/13 at 6:28 pm|
[quote]The local media censored, and is still censoring the race of the perpetrators.[/quote]
I think some people on here misinterpret the media template.
When a person reads a news story and they don't specify the race, it is because the criminals are black. Only in cases that do not involve ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Raiders of the Lost Ark question - NimbleCat on 7/13/13 at 5:47 pm|
No one can look upon the "Glory of God" and survive. It is in Exodus (I think). That is why God came to Moses in the form of a Burning Bush. If Moses were to look upon the Face of God, it would consume him. Even after Moses left Mt. Sinai with the Ten Commandments, his face glowed from being in the ...
| Political Talk|| re: Dangerous Times: When America Supports Evil - NimbleCat on 7/13/13 at 5:36 pm|
[quote]Imagine a vote per $100,000 of income.....it would be a republican landslide with jay-z,beyonce, and a few clueless athletes voting democrat. I'd be curious if they would have voted republican if we ran a black guy up there vs say john kerry......
The 100K threshold is too high. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Drug sniffing dogs at airport - NimbleCat on 7/12/13 at 8:27 pm|
Dogs can sniff for other things beside drugs...
They can smell explosives too.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Rate this dental assistant - NimbleCat on 7/12/13 at 6:13 pm|
[quote]1..... I'll do her
2 I won't..... she's a 1[/quote]
The ONLY rating scale that really matters.
| Political Talk|| re: So, should Zimmerman get off completely scott free? - NimbleCat on 7/12/13 at 6:06 pm|
[quote] I know a lot of people who probably would have wound up dead that night had GZ run up on them with his security guard attitude.
I don't like the guy or the situation but not guilty is the only acceptable verdict.
I don't see how he is guilty, but that doesn't mean anything th...