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    Cabelas new business opportunity

    After a quick trip up to north eastern CA to drop some stuff off I went through Reno and stopped at Cabelas to grab a few items. Simple stuff that I could grab and get back on the road to beat traffic at the "spaghetti bowl". 3 things... Boot laces ( in the shoe area), a can of water proofing...
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    Turning the tide from the insanity of today...

    Interesting commentary/rant from a fairly left leaning guy. A little long but good points. I started listening to Poole a while ago and his position on many issues has been maturing and moving right.
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    Comin' off the sideline....

    It got too hot to move the cattle very much so I went to a buddies training barn to pull saddles and wash the 2 year olds. One of the assistant trainers says "damn......just got a text from a friend who said they are attacking people on the road and thats in Oklahoma. He says they attacked a...
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    Gunsmithing welding question

    Hey folks, I know this is not exactly a smith question but you always come through for me so I am going to ask.... I am not a welder however I TIG a lot. I want to weld up a bunch of oil pipe for some pasture fencing so I borrowed a engine driven welder to get started . When I went to my local...
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    Social support services for 88 year old vet

    Folks, I could use some help in finding a place for my 88 year old dad to chat with other vets for an hour or so once every couple of weeks or once a month. He has dimentia and is not a yeller nor violent. If there is a meeting where like minded folks go for a cup of coffee and conversation...
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    Cleckners appearance on FOX

    I was not able to grab the interview with Ryan Cleckner, from the NSSF, on FOX however it was well done. Articulate, to the point, well thought with relevant facts being presented. His credentials in the industry, his legal background and his ability to present himself well on camera make me...
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    Gunsmithing Best way to drill large holes in steel

    I know.....this is not exactly a gun smithing question but I could use some help from the experts here. I frequently drill holes up to 1 1/4" and find that if I step up in drill size that the holes drift from the original starting point. If I use a hole saw there is a lot of clean up in the cut...
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    What does a young talented MMA fighter have to do with Trump?

    This kid is about 25. Trump is not This kid is British. Trump is not This kid is talented at MMA. Trump is not The only thing I think they have in common is that their skin is on the lighter shade of the spectrum. And that seems to be enough for Snoop Dog to want this kid to take a beating and...
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    Huntsman is a waste of skin, an oxygen thief and a killer.

    The caveat that all are innocent until proven guilty.... Given that, if Huntsman is found guilty I can think of a number of ways to serve justice on him. With over 125 square miles of forest and homes burned, only minimal containment, the death of a firefighter, untold loss of wildlife...
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    Can a .223 do that?

    Folks, I was at a range moving a steel target at 200yrds and a couple of leo's, getting ready to qual on rifle, were practicing. One guy kept insisting his rounds were on target with his issued mini 14 and, as proof, he was pointing to a hole clean through the 1/2 inch steel. Based on the dust...
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    A few NCAL 2014 TBRC pics.

    a few pics before my Blackberry went to phone hell. Dont have any results so if I can find them I will post or perhaps others have results/updates/pics.... NCALpic3.jpg Photo by Lassen1 | Photobucket http://i1115.photobucket.com/albums/k553/Lassen1/NCALpic2.jpg...
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    Tail wind help needed

    Shooting 100yds, 168grn fgmm .308 out of Rem 700 Bartlein/Manners. Bench with sandbags. I was getting .5 inch groups down to all shots touching . All 5 round groups and light/no wind. As it warmed up the wind picked up and it was a pretty gusty wind but no idea exactly how strong it was. My...
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    Unsolicitated range feedback

    I have been looking for a new build and struggling over the move from 308 to ????? In my last range trip(a rare occurance for me) I was trying to get info from folks there for caliber and optics. I was sort of settled in on the .260/6.5/6.0 choices when Johnny 'Let me tell you what you need...
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    More of this needed

    1. Listen to this kids comments..... More of a man than most 30 yr olds I run into School groundskeeper joins in patriotic class ritual | On Air Videos | Fox News 2. I was in Denver/Portland/Dallas/dont really recall, doesnt really matter airport a week ago. As I and another 150 people sat...
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    This guys a F'ing STUD

    Were you ever this good? His Mom has to be proud of her kid. Works his ass off, fights the fight, loses and then 'Mans the F up' after his loss. Wrestler Inspires With Sportsmanship After Losing In State Title Match | ThePostGame
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    Advice needed - CZ build options

    Hey folks, I need some advice after trying to see if this has already been asked. Looking at doing a build and was trying to choose between the 455 American and the 455 varmint. Called Vz and one of the good folks there mentioned that if I get the 455 American with the Synthetic stock that...
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    Spotter: Angled vs Straight

    Hey folks, My current spotter is a straight version that I have had no problem with. I recently had a chance to use an angled spotter after using mine and I found it to be much easier than the straight. Most of my use is seated/standing with some prone. Lets say less than 40% prone. Got a...
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    Why is the right thing so often the hard thing?

    Had to put our dog down today. She was a rescue Doberman that spent the first 2 years of her life in a closet and 4'x4' pen outside. She was a little frightened when we got her home the first time and was faced with 50 acres of space. She was always a little goofy but loved her freedom and was...
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    Training Courses Any experience with FrontSight in NV?

    Had some folks that attended some classes with Front Sight and spoke highly of them. Myself and a few others are looking for some help with self defense shooting. I think we have most of the basics covered so if there is someone in the west that is prefered, I would be interested in hearing...
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    Maglight alternative

    My Maglight dissapeared out of its normal spot so I am on the hunt for a replacement to my 4-5 D cell light. I use it a couple of times a day in the winter and less so in the summer. Most of what I use it for is just getting around where the lights of the house dont reach and to spotlight out to...