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Forum: Hunting and Trapping General Discussion 09-05-2015, 05:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,383
Posted By Rake81
It's a wildgame brand. I did buy a card for it....

It's a wildgame brand. I did buy a card for it. The card is working properly, as it takes pictures of me. When my face is directly in front of the camera :) It doesn't snap any when I walk up to it....
Forum: Hunting and Trapping General Discussion 09-04-2015, 09:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,383
Posted By Rake81
Trail Cam Help

I purchased a cheapo trail cam recently to see what time the hogs are coming to my feeder. The problem is, it's not taking many pictures. Even when I stand directly in front of it, it rarely takes a...
Forum: Knives, Swords & Axes 08-06-2015, 07:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,706
Posted By Rake81
Awesome. Thanks for the input!

Awesome. Thanks for the input!
Forum: Knives, Swords & Axes 08-06-2015, 07:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,706
Posted By Rake81
Sharpening System???

I don't know why, but I'm the worlds worst knife sharpener. I just can't seem to get the technique down. Are there any full proof/dummy proof ways to sharpen knives?

I've tried a few of the cheap...
Forum: Colorado 07-27-2015, 07:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,157
Posted By Rake81
I don't know how you live here being from...

I don't know how you live here being from Colorado. This humidity must be torture for you...I've been here my whole life and I despise it. Great suggestions! Will look into Pitkin.
Forum: Colorado 07-27-2015, 06:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,157
Posted By Rake81
Colorado trip advice

I've never been to or even seen the mountains, but it's always been a dream of mine. I have the opportunity to take my son (15) on a road trip soon and was thinking of just driving until we get to...
Forum: Knives, Swords & Axes 07-25-2015, 09:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,827
Posted By Rake81
Case Knife troubles?

Hey everybody. I'm no knife expert by any means, but I've been drawn to Case Knives since my interest in knives has developed. I've only owned two, though. A trapper and a mini trapper (love that...
Forum: Books, Movies & Stories 02-01-2015, 08:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,774
Posted By Rake81
I've really been enjoying a Mountain Man series...

I've really been enjoying a Mountain Man series by Terry C Johnston. I'll read anything mountain man related...that era fascinates me.
Forum: Books, Movies & Stories 01-30-2015, 12:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,774
Posted By Rake81
Wilderness Survival Fiction?

I'm looking for a few good book recommendations in the Wilderness Survival genre...if there is such a thing.

Louis LaMoore wrote a great short story called With These Hands about surviving a...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 01-06-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 1,488
Views: 247,923
Posted By Rake81
Another entertaining video! I'm going to have to...

Another entertaining video! I'm going to have to eventually post pics of my load out on here. It's not a EWLS, exactly, more like a 72 hour go bag/camping/hunting set up but we share a lot of the...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 01-04-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 34,494
Posted By Rake81
I have a MSR Pocket Rocket stove I'd love to...

I have a MSR Pocket Rocket stove I'd love to trade. I've only used it once to percolate some coffee and it worked like a champ. Looking to trade for one of the following:
Knife...(fixed blade, full...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 11-26-2013, 07:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,014
Posted By Rake81
I've had the Rush 24 for over a year now and love...

I've had the Rush 24 for over a year now and love it. It'd be perfect for what you're looking for around campus. And as a Get Home Bag. Very comfy and you'd be surprised how much you can fit in it....
Forum: Knives, Swords & Axes 11-24-2013, 09:28 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 9,890
Posted By Rake81
I carry a Leatherman Juice s2 daily and can't say...

I carry a Leatherman Juice s2 daily and can't say enough good things about it. The tools I mostly use on a daily basis are the Philips head and the pliers. The reasons I carry it:

I feel naked...
Forum: Hunting and Trapping General Discussion 10-29-2013, 10:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,058
Posted By Rake81
I just use a pocket knife. My preferred brand is...

I just use a pocket knife. My preferred brand is a case trapper in CV but any pocket knife that holds an edge will do. In my area we hunt white tailed deer and hogs and I've never seen anyone skin a...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 08-05-2013, 11:04 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,421
Posted By Rake81
HUGE HUGE fan of my leatherman juice S2. I have a...

HUGE HUGE fan of my leatherman juice S2. I have a full sized Gerber and a Leatherman Wave, but due to my hatred of carrying anything on my belt or much in my pockets, I never carry them. The juice is...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 08-05-2013, 10:13 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 23,584
Posted By Rake81
Just recently got into Maineprepper. That dude is...

Just recently got into Maineprepper. That dude is very squared away and like a previous poster said, very humble. Love Nutnfancy for his gear reviews. Also for gear reviews or just interesting vids I...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 08-05-2013, 09:51 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,197
Posted By Rake81
On my person I carry my wallet (usually with some...

On my person I carry my wallet (usually with some cash), keychain (with streamlight nano), Bic lighter, iPhone, ear buds, and a leatherman juice2. I'm VERY happy with the juice2. I use the needle...
Forum: Reviews and questions 05-08-2013, 07:53 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,449
Posted By Rake81
I have one pair of 5.11 taclite pros. Bought it...

I have one pair of 5.11 taclite pros. Bought it due to the huge positive feedback I read. Personally, I don't care for them. I was thinking I could carry more "stuff" in my pockets with greater...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 05-08-2013, 07:42 PM
Replies: 1,488
Views: 247,923
Posted By Rake81
I prefer a pocket knife for skinning, personally....

I prefer a pocket knife for skinning, personally. During deer season I carry a Case trapper. Huge fan of case knives. I've actually never skinned a deer or hog with anything bigger than a pocket...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 05-07-2013, 10:27 PM
Replies: 1,488
Views: 247,923
Posted By Rake81
Let's bump this thread back up! In its current...

Let's bump this thread back up! In its current configuration is your knife system the bk2 and the bahco saw? What do you think about nessmuk style knives?

I got a Jeff white custom made nessmuk...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 04-29-2013, 09:35 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 15,698
Posted By Rake81
My post isn't meant as a "bic is the only fire...

My post isn't meant as a "bic is the only fire starting tool you'll need" post. I just wanted to shed my experience as to why I think it's the best lighter. I'm sure there's plenty of environments...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 04-29-2013, 09:30 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 15,698
Posted By Rake81
Sure. Speaking from personal experience they...

Sure. Speaking from personal experience they don't last long. The ones I've had always run out of fuel very quickly, like within a week. And they're more expensive. They're fun to play with, though....
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 04-29-2013, 07:27 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 21,181
Posted By Rake81
One of the philosophies of the 5 C/ 10C thing is...

One of the philosophies of the 5 C/ 10C thing is carrying the basics that are hardest to recreate in the wild, thus burning calories you may not be able to afford to lose. Like the container....
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 04-29-2013, 07:15 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 15,698
Posted By Rake81
Bic lighters?

Been meaning to comment on bic lighters for a while but keep either getting distracted or forgetting. Just saw a video online where a guy was talking about his BOB and took about a minute to...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 04-10-2013, 11:35 PM
Replies: 1,488
Views: 247,923
Posted By Rake81
All about hank sr and hank III. Hank jr? Not so...

All about hank sr and hank III. Hank jr? Not so much! Hell,send me a cd!
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 04-10-2013, 07:52 PM
Replies: 1,488
Views: 247,923
Posted By Rake81
I, also, don't understand the confusion here. I...

I, also, don't understand the confusion here. I love that fat ****s videos! Especially since he started playing Hank "the man" Williams. Maybe some Dropkick Murphys in the future?

Twiggy's system...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 03-11-2013, 10:31 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 17,434
Posted By Rake81
Not sure I understand the animosity toward the...

Not sure I understand the animosity toward the bic lighters. I never hear this sort of "they fail" talk about matches or fire steels. Even if you're going ultra light is there any good reason NOT to...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 02-27-2013, 05:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,165
Posted By Rake81
I don't know about a ferro rod, but WD40 hasn't...

I don't know about a ferro rod, but WD40 hasn't worked good for me on my knives. Rem Oil, on the other hand, is amazing. I had a case pocket knife with CV blades that kept getting those little black...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 02-26-2013, 09:19 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 6,721
Posted By Rake81
A half full bag of franzia wine, minus the box....

A half full bag of franzia wine, minus the box. Yep.
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 02-26-2013, 09:14 PM
Replies: 1,488
Views: 247,923
Posted By Rake81
Speaking of vultures, I heard you can use buzzard...

Speaking of vultures, I heard you can use buzzard shiznit as a hand sanitizer. NOT saying it's true, but I've heard it and saw a video of a guy doing just that. I'm sticking with Purell.
Forum: Knives, Swords & Axes 02-25-2013, 08:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,727
Posted By Rake81
I very well may do that in the near future. We'll...

I very well may do that in the near future. We'll see how it handles on my next trip. Thanks for the input!
Forum: Knives, Swords & Axes 02-25-2013, 08:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,727
Posted By Rake81
Condor Rodan

Just got my Condor Rodan in the mail today and thought I'd give my initial reaction. First off, I bought this knife for the express purpose of it being a beater. Something sturdy that I wouldn't have...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 02-25-2013, 07:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,290
Posted By Rake81
Awesome, man! Thanks for the info.

Awesome, man! Thanks for the info.
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 02-21-2013, 06:43 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 21,658
Posted By Rake81
I think a lot of people come here to learn. We...

I think a lot of people come here to learn. We obviously aren't all accomplished woodsmen, trappers or graduates of survival schools. Lots of people of all experiences come here to learn and bounce...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 02-21-2013, 06:29 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 21,658
Posted By Rake81
I'd have loved to spend a day or two at one of...

I'd have loved to spend a day or two at one of those rendezvous. But just a day or two. I don't think I can keep up with that level of drinking, fighting and whoring for more than a couple of days! Ha
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 02-21-2013, 06:07 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 21,658
Posted By Rake81
I make this point often myself. Indians,...

I make this point often myself. Indians, depending on their territory, went through a lot of starving times. And the idea of a lone mountain man rarely ever happened. Most of them went out in large...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 02-19-2013, 07:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,290
Posted By Rake81
I camped at stubblefield a few weeks ago and they...

I camped at stubblefield a few weeks ago and they were doing controlled burns at the time, as were they last time I was there. Guess they have a lot of ground to cover.

Indian Mounds?
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 02-19-2013, 05:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,290
Posted By Rake81
Also I believe you can camp anywhere out there...

Also I believe you can camp anywhere out there off one of those logging roads. Not 100% sure about that, though.
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 02-19-2013, 05:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,290
Posted By Rake81
By remote, in this case, I just meant away from...

By remote, in this case, I just meant away from other campers. I know there's a spot on the stubblefield section of the trail, but it's closed for the time being. But yeah, let me know if you see...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 02-19-2013, 12:05 AM
Replies: 182
Views: 21,660
Posted By Rake81
You can look at the Indians. They literally were...

You can look at the Indians. They literally were taught primitive survival from birth. But they frequently starved. Read the Lewis and Clark journals to see how often they ran into starving Natives...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 02-18-2013, 11:15 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 21,660
Posted By Rake81
Here's just a few thoughts for you guys...

Here's just a few thoughts for you guys interested in an ELS or EWLS system. How about caches? I'm assuming all interested, me included, love the idea of a wilderness bug out bag. I get so many ideas...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 02-18-2013, 09:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,290
Posted By Rake81
Lone Star Hiking Trail

Looks like theres a few southeastern Texans on here. Any of ya'll have any experience with the Lone Star Hiking Trail? Most of it seems to be closed right now due to dead trees but I'm interested in...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 02-17-2013, 09:21 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,569
Posted By Rake81
I always carry the following in my pockets, even...

I always carry the following in my pockets, even at work.

Large bic lighter
Spyderco Tenacious
Streamlight stylus pro
Leatherman juice S2
Streamlight Nano on my key chain

I hate having...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 02-17-2013, 08:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,286
Posted By Rake81
Yaupon Tea

Anyone here ever make or try Yaupon tea? Just recently learned about it and evidently it's all over my area. The old timers used to roast and boil the leaves as a coffee substitute. How's the...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 02-16-2013, 01:18 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 34,494
Posted By Rake81
Some items I'm willing to trade: Gerber...

Some items I'm willing to trade:

Gerber multi tool, used
Kelty Coyote Backpack, used twice...like brand new
Large Swiss Gear hiking backpack, used
Coleman Max pocket stove, never used
USGI...
Forum: Urban Survival 02-04-2013, 11:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,974
Posted By Rake81
My GHB is a 5.11 Rush 24. I basically use it as...

My GHB is a 5.11 Rush 24. I basically use it as an EDC/GHB/man purse as it includes items I want in an emergency where I had to walk him and items I use on a daily basis. Contents include:

Glock...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 02-04-2013, 11:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,815
Posted By Rake81
That's a pretty damn good idea! The coyote does...

That's a pretty damn good idea! The coyote does seem very sturdy and it holds a lot. Easily fits everything you could need. If I was going on a long base camp trip it'd be perfect. Which is why I'm...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 02-04-2013, 11:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,815
Posted By Rake81
Man, it's great taking the boy out to the woods...

Man, it's great taking the boy out to the woods and cooking over a fire. Gotta build up those memories. Can't emphasize that enough.
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 02-04-2013, 08:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,815
Posted By Rake81
Thanks man. I've been reading lots of reviews on...

Thanks man. I've been reading lots of reviews on them. And Oslo also. I'm also mentally debating going the hammock route for solo camping. I'm not looking to thru hike the AT but def want to lighten...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 02-04-2013, 06:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,121
Posted By Rake81
It's still almost completely closed. I was just...

It's still almost completely closed. I was just up there over the weekend. They're busy doing controlled burns and getting rid of all those dead trees from the drought.
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