| Political Talk|| re: Woman who claimed Obama would pay for Mortgage, Gas singing a different tune - BFIV on 7/20/14 at 1:29 pm|
[quote]Hope and Change turned out to be bull and shite
I'm concerned that the current POTUS may be a sociopath. He certainly exhibits many of the characteristics of a sociopath. Look em up if you don't believe it....
| Outdoor Board|| re: Where can you get StryoFoam for bow targets? - BFIV on 7/17/14 at 9:20 pm|
[quote]Doctors offices and labs get lots and lots of cold shipments that come in really thick foam containers. Free usually
Mama BFIV is a RN and I've not had to buy a cooler in years. Those medical coolers are great and are very lightweight! I've shipped frozen venison to Florida i...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Spiders: Kill With Fire. Well, he did. - BFIV on 7/17/14 at 12:08 pm|
[quote]Did you get rid of the algae in your pond? And have you seen many blue herons yet?
Only seen a couple up here, and haven't had many trout die from the heat yet.
Were actually expecting record lows tonight.
By the way, how are the grand kids? I bet they are enjoying the pond during th...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Big Cats - BFIV on 7/17/14 at 12:00 pm|
[quote]A pissed coon can make some crazy sounds.
Amen to that! About 3 summers ago, one swallowed a baited 1/0 worm hook that I was using to catch snappers out of the grandkids' pond here. I had wrapped the hook with bacon and that old coon literally swallowed it hook, line, and sinke...
| Outdoor Board|| Spiders: Kill With Fire. Well, he did. - BFIV on 7/16/14 at 9:11 pm|
:lol: Some of yall got this thing about spiders. Well, this guy did, too. [link=(http://www.timesnews.net/article/9079171/man-using-blowtorch-to-kill-spider-sets-house-ablaze)]LINK[/link]...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Trail cam pics question - BFIV on 7/8/14 at 9:17 am|
Nice, clear pics, RB. Can't put out a fancy feeder like that around here, though. Bears tear it all to pieces. That corrugated pipe feeder on the tree sure looks familiar!...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Bush Hog or not to Bush Hog. - BFIV on 7/6/14 at 8:58 pm|
Bush hog it now while it's still in the middle of the summer instead of waiting til after the second frost (if yall have frost?). That way you can find all the yellowjacket, ground hornet, and bumblebee nests. Bush hog gets em real excited... In all seriousness, though, I would wait til after gro...
| Political Talk|| re: Michelle Obama fights Republicans on school lunch rules. - BFIV on 7/5/14 at 10:40 am|
[quote]More than 1 million fewer students eat lunch at school each day since the first round of standards went into effect in 2012, following decades of steadily increasing participation, said Diane Pratt-Heavner, a spokeswoman for the association. A second round of rules, including standards for sc...
| Outdoor Board|| re: 4th of July Cooking and Drinking - BFIV on 7/4/14 at 9:03 pm|
Homemade chimichangas with a can of spotted dog and crackers for dessert. :cheers:...
| Outdoor Board|| re: I hate TICKS!!!!! - BFIV on 7/4/14 at 8:43 pm|
Lymes disease doesn't exist in the south, it's a northern disease. Now there are many other tick born diseases that exist south of the Mason-Dixon Line, but not lymes
well ricky, we must have a lotta dumas southern doctors down here misdiagnosin' lymes disease.
| Outdoor Board|| Spinoff from legality of killing snakes thread... - BFIV on 7/3/14 at 11:49 pm|
Found this while just surfing. You Louisiana folks better have at least a valid fishing license if you kill a legless reptile... Different southern state snake regulations are in this article. Whole article is very interesting, though. It appears that Virginia ain't the only state where it's il...
| Outdoor Board|| re: I hate TICKS!!!!! - BFIV on 7/3/14 at 10:04 pm|
[quote]Regarding chiggers and ticks, I did some work in Hot Springs Arkansas, the were so bad there, the ticks were crawling up the fenders of my truck.[/quote]
No doubt about that, imho. Arkansas has to be the tick and chigger capital of the United States. Got my own horror story of tick bites...
| Outdoor Board|| re: I hate TICKS!!!!! - BFIV on 7/3/14 at 9:57 pm|
[quote]Just do a little research [/quote]
You might could be right if Virginia and Arkansas are considered to be up "north". Ask SmackOverHawg and BleedingPurple. I think they are two of the OB resident physicians here. And yes, Lyme Disease DOES occur in the South. My understanding is, that L...
| Outdoor Board|| re: I hate TICKS!!!!! - BFIV on 7/3/14 at 8:54 pm|
[quote]Lymes disease doesn't exist in the south[/quote]
Oh yes it does. ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Bigfoot has been found in Virginia - BFIV on 7/3/14 at 8:30 pm|
I had a gorilla suit just like that a few years ago. Used it to scare the crap out of my friend's 13 year old son one year on Halloween. He thought The Clinch Mountain Stalker had done got him......
| Outdoor Board|| Was wondering if Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus (PEDv would kill the wild hogs - BFIV on 6/30/14 at 12:16 pm|
I guess it would, but according to this article, it's unlikely they will catch this, so the population continues to grow. [link=(http://wild-wonderings.blogspot.com/2014/06/pedv-in-feral-swine.html)]LINK[/link]
Yeah, it's a very rainy day here today. Can't get outside to do anything......
| Outdoor Board|| re: Removing Ceramic Tile - BFIV on 6/30/14 at 12:11 pm|
[quote]Some of it even had a tar paper-like backing which was a real mess to get up.[/quote]
Yeah, I've seen plenty of that stuff. Hafta use kerosene to get it off your hands and tools. It came in 5 gallon metal buckets and was about the same as the old "black mammy" coating folks used to water...
| Outdoor Board|| re: One less crotalus horribilis... - BFIV on 6/30/14 at 11:37 am|
[quote]Crotalus horridus [/quote]
Thanks! Well, I was close, though! :cheers:...
| Outdoor Board|| re: One less crotalus horribilis... - BFIV on 6/30/14 at 11:28 am|
[quote]I give alky's a 2nd chance, it might be a family member.[/quote]
| Outdoor Board|| re: Removing Ceramic Tile - BFIV on 6/30/14 at 11:27 am|
[quote]That shite was glued down very well and it took me hours to get all the glue up from a very small area.[/quote]
I usta lay tile, vinyl flooring, and formica tops years ago. Whenever we had to remove old vinyl flooring, we'd use a heat torch to soften the glue under the vinyl and then pull...
| Outdoor Board|| re: One less crotalus horribilis... - BFIV on 6/30/14 at 11:12 am|
[quote]do you guys kill every snake, bee, wasp, bear, mountain lion, dog, cat, moose, coon, possum, wolf, thug, spider, and alcoholic you see?
| Outdoor Board|| re: One less crotalus horribilis... - BFIV on 6/30/14 at 9:27 am|
[quote]I patted him on the head instead.
With a shovel. [/quote]
:cheers: I would have, too!...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Getting checked by green jeans on the water - BFIV on 6/29/14 at 11:32 pm|
Only been checked once. He looked at everything: license, life jacket, registration, fire extinguisher, papers, throwable preserver, whistle and horn, and kill switch. Second time I got "checked" he just asked me if I had everything I was supposed to have. I had everything BUT my registration pape...
| Outdoor Board|| re: One less crotalus horribilis... - BFIV on 6/29/14 at 11:09 pm|
[quote]wow, I have never heard of such a law...kind of odd, actually..[/quote]
Back when I was doing taxidermy, I couldn't accept a snake from a customer, even if I wanted to, which I didn't want to and wouldn't accept, regardless of the law. There is no designated hunting season on snakes here,...
| Outdoor Board|| re: One less crotalus horribilis... - BFIV on 6/29/14 at 9:43 pm|
Well, yeah, you can in a case like that. Case in point, neighbor was having trouble with a landowners cattle continually breaking through a wore out fence and destroying his garden. Told the cattle owner he was gonna shoot the next cow that he found in his garden. ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: One less crotalus horribilis... - BFIV on 6/29/14 at 9:33 pm|
[quote]You can't kill a venomous snake in VA? Wtf?[/quote]
Not intentionally. They're protected....
| Outdoor Board|| One less crotalus horribilis... - BFIV on 6/29/14 at 9:14 pm|
Since all legless reptiles are protected by Virginia law, it is a violation to intentionally kill or harvest any snake. But...when a timber rattler is crossing the road in a residential neighborhood, and you "accidentally" run over him, that's not a violation. This one was a juvenile, about 15 in...
| Outdoor Board|| re: S&W model 66 or AK-47...choose for me. First to five wins - BFIV on 6/28/14 at 8:45 pm|
Sweet looking handgun! And you got a great price on it. You can knock walnuts outta of a tree with that.
| Outdoor Board|| re: S&W model 66 or AK-47...choose for me. First to five wins - BFIV on 6/28/14 at 8:29 pm|
[quote]The stock trigger on the pre 1987 model 29/ 66 is the best there is.[/quote]
I agree! That's one reason there are a lot less cats and groundhawgs and mater eatin deer around my place!...
| Outdoor Board|| re: S&W model 66 or AK-47...choose for me. First to five wins - BFIV on 6/28/14 at 8:20 pm|
[quote]66 if its an older one with firing pin on hammer. if hammer is smooth i wouldnt buy[/quote]
This. I've had mine for 30+ years and love it. Killed 9 deer with it, too. Lost count of groundhawgs and cats. Some people can't shoot a handgun accurately. I can. And you can shoot .38 Special ...