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Forum: Pistol and Revolver Forum 05-23-2020, 06:12 PM
Replies: 301
Views: 8,621
Posted By Optimist
You know how many rounds it took when the...

You know how many rounds it took when the shooting's over....
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 05-22-2020, 12:39 PM
Replies: 40,712
Views: 5,861,527
Posted By Optimist
The sample I tried worked in calm air, not so...

The sample I tried worked in calm air, not so well in a stiff breeze.
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 05-21-2020, 09:04 PM
Replies: 40,712
Views: 5,861,527
Posted By Optimist
Jeff, I think you got the order of things...

Jeff, I think you got the order of things correct. Never tried hand sanitizer for flammable properties, but you can be sure I will now.
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 05-15-2020, 05:05 PM
Replies: 40,712
Views: 5,861,527
Posted By Optimist
So long as the power requirements are met so far...

So long as the power requirements are met so far as voltage and draw are concerned, battery chemistry is a secondary matter. I've rebuilt the old NiCad battery packs with 18650 batteries. You have...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 05-09-2020, 11:49 AM
Replies: 40,712
Views: 5,861,527
Posted By Optimist
Around here, we take a paper lunch bag, stuff it...

Around here, we take a paper lunch bag, stuff it with waste paper and tack it to the rafter. Looks like a hornet nest. Keeps the wood bees and wasps away nicely.
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 05-08-2020, 08:51 PM
Replies: 40,712
Views: 5,861,527
Posted By Optimist
Stopped in LGS this afternoon. Had two magazines...

Stopped in LGS this afternoon. Had two magazines I'd ordered months ago, and been put on back order turn up. Cost a bit more than they did when I ordered 'em, but that can be handled. The extra...
Forum: Manmade and Natural Disasters 05-07-2020, 04:10 PM
Replies: 4,051
Views: 522,672
Posted By Optimist
Xi Jinping needs to understand that when you turn...

Xi Jinping needs to understand that when you turn loose something that kills this many other folks around the globe, they're going to 'tend your needin's' as my hill folk ancestors would have said...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 05-04-2020, 07:10 AM
Replies: 40,712
Views: 5,861,527
Posted By Optimist
"Sumer is icumen in, Loude sing cucu..." ...

"Sumer is icumen in,
Loude sing cucu..."

Makes a man wonder what June will drag in...
Forum: Manmade and Natural Disasters 05-03-2020, 09:51 PM
Replies: 4,051
Views: 522,672
Posted By Optimist
We're watching, same as you are.

We're watching, same as you are.
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 05-01-2020, 09:24 AM
Replies: 40,712
Views: 5,861,527
Posted By Optimist
Good for you Jash.

Good for you Jash.
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 04-29-2020, 08:13 AM
Replies: 40,712
Views: 5,861,527
Posted By Optimist
BB, you got better junk than most of us gots...

BB, you got better junk than most of us gots stuff... :)
Forum: Coronavirus 04-27-2020, 08:59 AM
Replies: 18,885
Views: 1,510,082
Posted By Optimist
Destruction is what Northam and his cronies want.

Destruction is what Northam and his cronies want.
Forum: Firearms General Discussion 04-26-2020, 03:06 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,996
Posted By Optimist
I've always had better luck with the slide action...

I've always had better luck with the slide action rifles. Remington's 760 suffered from the same lockup as the 740 series, but the 3 lug 7600 series worked pretty well in the two samples I had. The...
Forum: Pistol and Revolver Forum 04-26-2020, 01:31 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 6,745
Posted By Optimist
Hugh Glass did it with a knife. However it like...

Hugh Glass did it with a knife. However it like to killed him, so close that his companions left him for dead. I want bigger medicine if I'm gonna deal with old Ursus Horriblis....
Forum: Firearms General Discussion 04-21-2020, 12:17 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,996
Posted By Optimist
..and one's using metric, while the other's...

..and one's using metric,
while the other's using inch....
Good thread, Jack.
Forum: Coronavirus 04-21-2020, 12:13 PM
Replies: 18,885
Views: 1,510,082
Posted By Optimist
Rats were the vector for the Plague, back in the...

Rats were the vector for the Plague, back in the 1300s. If they can carry the Covid19 bug as well, that's twice as much reason to keep 'em in check.
Forum: Michigan 04-20-2020, 08:20 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,421
Posted By Optimist
You ever been around a crowd that big? If they...

You ever been around a crowd that big? If they raise a shout, it curdles something in the backbrain, that same little knot of nerves that kept our ancestors from becoming brown goo in between the...
Forum: Firearms General Discussion 04-19-2020, 12:10 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,996
Posted By Optimist
Well, if you are running a sling, pouched rounds...

Well, if you are running a sling, pouched rounds on that will be secure and a lot less likely to take damage than will belt looped ammunition. Of course, that isn't a lot of ammo supply, but I...
Forum: Firearms General Discussion 04-19-2020, 11:30 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,996
Posted By Optimist
Jack, how do you carry your spare ammo now?

Jack, how do you carry your spare ammo now?
Forum: Coronavirus 04-16-2020, 05:02 PM
Replies: 18,885
Views: 1,510,082
Posted By Optimist
That's how low we've been brought by greed and...

That's how low we've been brought by greed and outsourcing, Broadwing.
Forum: General Discussion 04-15-2020, 08:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 815
Posted By Optimist
Chicago, eh?

Chicago, eh?
Forum: General Discussion 04-15-2020, 03:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 815
Posted By Optimist
Munn will sit in jail until the sheriff decides...

Munn will sit in jail until the sheriff decides that he's at risk of catching Covid 19. Then he'll be released. Hope Mamadou Balde's squadmates have time to get to Detroit by that time.
Forum: Manmade and Natural Disasters 04-15-2020, 10:27 AM
Replies: 4,051
Views: 522,672
Posted By Optimist
Answer. Make the Chinese population numbers drop...

Answer. Make the Chinese population numbers drop to five digits... None of them living in China any more....
Forum: Michigan 04-13-2020, 10:01 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,421
Posted By Optimist
Texas elected Ann Richards. Same stripe. Same...

Texas elected Ann Richards. Same stripe. Same politics. Cocaine Annie was not someone I could abide, and we knew one another, though not well. I left Texas and moved to Arkansas. Had I stayed in...
Forum: General Discussion 04-13-2020, 04:23 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,354
Posted By Optimist
Good manners prevents spilled blood.

Good manners prevents spilled blood.
Forum: Michigan 04-13-2020, 04:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,421
Posted By Optimist
I do most sincerely hope that is photoshopped....

I do most sincerely hope that is photoshopped....
Forum: Coronavirus 04-13-2020, 09:51 AM
Replies: 18,885
Views: 1,510,082
Posted By Optimist
Aldi will be hurting then. That chain's mostly...

Aldi will be hurting then. That chain's mostly German in ownership, ain't it?
Forum: Coronavirus 04-13-2020, 09:32 AM
Replies: 18,885
Views: 1,510,082
Posted By Optimist
Smithfield plant? Owned by the Chinese.

Smithfield plant? Owned by the Chinese.
Forum: General Discussion 04-13-2020, 09:30 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,354
Posted By Optimist
That was the reason conduct not acceptable under...

That was the reason conduct not acceptable under the Code Duello got tried as murder in most jurisdictions. The whole thing was as formalized as ballroom dancing was in those days.
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 04-13-2020, 09:27 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 11,012
Posted By Optimist
Go to hard goods you can use for barter, scrap...

Go to hard goods you can use for barter, scrap silver coinage, PMs and precious stones if you have that kind of capital. And practice your marksmanship skills. You'll need 'em.
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 04-11-2020, 06:25 PM
Replies: 40,712
Views: 5,861,527
Posted By Optimist
NCalHippie, that oil makes a good quenching...

NCalHippie, that oil makes a good quenching medium for hardening and tempering steels. So if it don't pass muster for cooking, there are other good uses for it.
Forum: Coronavirus 04-11-2020, 12:33 PM
Replies: 18,885
Views: 1,510,082
Posted By Optimist
The drive behind this one is political, and you...

The drive behind this one is political, and you and I both have a fine idea where that is coming from.
Forum: General Discussion 04-11-2020, 12:30 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,354
Posted By Optimist
A lot of duels, among younger folks, went to...

A lot of duels, among younger folks, went to first blood. That was particularly common when edged weapons were chosen. And, given that the injured party had the choice of weapons, there were enough...
Forum: Coronavirus 04-10-2020, 11:21 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,271
Posted By Optimist
Situational inflation. Standard when the market...

Situational inflation. Standard when the market is stifled. Limited supply, price goes up.
Forum: General Discussion 04-10-2020, 11:12 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,354
Posted By Optimist
I think you're conflating 'duel' and 'trial by...

I think you're conflating 'duel' and 'trial by combat', wldwsel. The Irish Code Duello, which is typical of the codes most practiced, is still available for download from Internet Archive. It is a...
Forum: General Discussion 04-10-2020, 11:01 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,354
Posted By Optimist
Purpose of the seconds was to ensure that the...

Purpose of the seconds was to ensure that the rules were followed. There were usually (a.) a second for each principal (duellist), and
(b.) a surgeon on site, primarily to treat...
Forum: Coronavirus 04-10-2020, 07:31 AM
Replies: 18,885
Views: 1,510,082
Posted By Optimist
So shut down the water into Kali, and the...

So shut down the water into Kali, and the electricity from Nevada. Declarations have consequences. Let Newsom the Noisome and the 9th Circus suffer the results of this one. While you're at it,...
Forum: Coronavirus 04-09-2020, 05:22 PM
Replies: 18,885
Views: 1,510,082
Posted By Optimist
Better the hospitals than the graveyards.

Better the hospitals than the graveyards.
Forum: Coronavirus 04-08-2020, 04:41 PM
Replies: 18,885
Views: 1,510,082
Posted By Optimist
Then there's the relapse rate to consider....

Then there's the relapse rate to consider....
Forum: Shotgun Forum 04-08-2020, 04:39 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,240
Posted By Optimist
You slice the pie to suit you, as do I. OP is...

You slice the pie to suit you, as do I. OP is free to slice it his way. Nobody is trying to tell you to do it his way, 'cept maybe Joe Biden, and we know he's got confusion issues.
Forum: Shotgun Forum 04-08-2020, 03:24 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,240
Posted By Optimist
Single shot is gonna be lighter than most other...

Single shot is gonna be lighter than most other options. If upper body strength is limited, it may be a better choice than repeater options, which tend to be heavier.
Forum: Coronavirus 04-08-2020, 08:05 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 5,663
Posted By Optimist
Judging by the two posts cited, math ain't the...

Judging by the two posts cited, math ain't the only subject that's not getting taught.
Forum: Manmade and Natural Disasters 04-08-2020, 07:44 AM
Replies: 4,051
Views: 522,672
Posted By Optimist
That's what they say about us....

That's what they say about us....
Forum: Coronavirus 04-06-2020, 09:05 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,951
Posted By Optimist
Hell, Sarge, they're all under the same...

Hell, Sarge, they're all under the same management....
Forum: Coronavirus 04-05-2020, 04:19 PM
Replies: 18,885
Views: 1,510,082
Posted By Optimist
Given that tests are restricted and expensive...

Given that tests are restricted and expensive items, and not available even to those who show symptoms what kind of asshat is testing zoo animals?
Forum: Coronavirus 04-05-2020, 09:48 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,951
Posted By Optimist
Is LA mirroring this yet?

Is LA mirroring this yet?
Forum: Coronavirus 04-05-2020, 09:46 AM
Replies: 18,885
Views: 1,510,082
Posted By Optimist
They thought they were going to kill a bunch of...

They thought they were going to kill a bunch of their enemies, destabilize economys and destroy freedoms. And they're likely quite pleased at their progress to date. If we can ever accurately...
Forum: Coronavirus 04-04-2020, 04:52 PM
Replies: 18,885
Views: 1,510,082
Posted By Optimist
hydrochloroquine is an antimalarial. Ivermectin...

hydrochloroquine is an antimalarial.
Ivermectin is a drug for killing worms. It works in humans for that chore quite nicely.
What's so funny about checking it against Covid19?
Forum: Manmade and Natural Disasters 04-04-2020, 04:49 PM
Replies: 3,195
Views: 351,027
Posted By Optimist
Greg. Your inbox is full.

Greg. Your inbox is full.
Forum: Coronavirus 04-02-2020, 10:34 AM
Replies: 18,885
Views: 1,510,082
Posted By Optimist
Think 'draft' and forced labor...

Think 'draft' and forced labor...
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