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Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 11-06-2019, 11:14 AM
Replies: 1,403
Views: 616,799
Posted By kl0an
I had access to a heavy equipment repair shop and...

I had access to a heavy equipment repair shop and was able to get some 3/4" stainless steel ball bearings I put in my monkeys fist.. You put a nice 12" or so doubled cord, maybe as simple as a cobra...
Forum: General Discussion 11-06-2019, 09:49 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 4,436
Posted By kl0an
I live up in Washington State, just across the...

I live up in Washington State, just across the river from Portland a.k.a. Northern California..

I know Portland and California are in head to head battle to come up with the most ludicrous ways...
Forum: Jokes, Humor & Music 11-06-2019, 09:08 AM
Replies: 4,230
Views: 394,608
Posted By kl0an
It all goes well with the tactical water bottle...

It all goes well with the tactical water bottle holder on his right side and the empty knife sheath on his left..
Forum: Jokes, Humor & Music 11-06-2019, 08:51 AM
Replies: 4,230
Views: 394,608
Posted By kl0an
We had bottled milk delivery when I was stationed...

We had bottled milk delivery when I was stationed in England..

Fun fact, my 2nd born was conceived in England... and I was on temporary duty MOST of the 3 years I was there.. AND... He has red...
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 11-06-2019, 08:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 506
Posted By kl0an
Take a look at this cord.

I've got about 30 rolls of cord that's made for tying Lacross Racquets and comes in several sizes as well as a mess of colors.

jimalax.com is their website and they're located in Phoenix, AZ.
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Forum: Jokes, Humor & Music 11-02-2019, 11:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,184
Posted By kl0an
Ahh but.. Do you have Mexicans??

Ahh but.. Do you have Mexicans??
Forum: Jokes, Humor & Music 10-29-2019, 06:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,184
Posted By kl0an
Lotsa shakin goin on off the coast of Cali and...

Lotsa shakin goin on off the coast of Cali and Oregon as well.. Maybe it'll all snap off which will create a huge Tsunami that'll put out all them fires once and for all..

I live up in...
Forum: Jokes, Humor & Music 10-29-2019, 05:42 PM
Replies: 4,230
Views: 394,608
Posted By kl0an
Number 15 reminds me of a song when I was back in...

Number 15 reminds me of a song when I was back in elementary school.. Went something like "I've got a brand new pair of rollerskates, you've got a brand new key.."

Apparently there was a lot of...
Forum: Jokes, Humor & Music 10-29-2019, 05:27 PM
Replies: 4,230
Views: 394,608
Posted By kl0an
The coach had put together the perfect team for...

The coach had put together the perfect team for the Chicago Bears. The only thing that was missing was a good quarterback. He had scouted all the colleges and even the Canadian and European leagues,...
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 10-21-2019, 04:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 506
Posted By kl0an
I'm right there with ya... Whenever I find...

I'm right there with ya... Whenever I find myself stayin in the hospital for a day or three, I'll have my wife bring my knottin stuff and I'll make zipper pulls and things for the nurses..They like...
Forum: Jokes, Humor & Music 10-10-2019, 08:38 PM
Replies: 4,230
Views: 394,608
Posted By kl0an
Yep, like when a pack of baseball cards was only...

Yep, like when a pack of baseball cards was only a quarter AND you got a big stick of gum inside..

Clipping playing cards to your front forks on your 20" bicycle and it flapped everytime a spoke...
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 10-10-2019, 02:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 506
Posted By kl0an
Now start making 550 cord wraps for handles on...

Now start making 550 cord wraps for handles on your packs. Make it a lot better for carrying, a lot more comfortable, and you have about 8' of cord available right there..

Post pictures of your...
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 10-10-2019, 02:01 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,019
Posted By kl0an
and here I thought the motto was "measure twice,...

and here I thought the motto was "measure twice, cut once."

Or was it "Don't sweat the petty things and don't pet the sweaty thing.."

TO the OP, I design houses for all kinds of clients and I...
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 10-10-2019, 01:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,630
Posted By kl0an
I lived in Anchorage twice, 4 years during a...

I lived in Anchorage twice, 4 years during a hitch in the Air Force, later a 4 year hitch in Fairbanks, then when I retired from Air Force, my wife and I went back and lived in Anchorage for 7 years...
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 10-02-2019, 12:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,630
Posted By kl0an
You should check out a video called Alone in the...

You should check out a video called Alone in the Wilderness by a guy named **** Proenneke.. That guy made everything.. Took things like axe heads, hammer heads, shovel heads and made all his...
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 10-02-2019, 12:39 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,019
Posted By kl0an
I work with all the building departments up here...

I work with all the building departments up here in the Pacific NorthWet and every dang one is different.

The one thing they have in common is they'll give you a FREE Over the counter review of...
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 10-02-2019, 12:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 506
Posted By kl0an
Whacha gonna do with it now?? It's a good not to...

Whacha gonna do with it now?? It's a good not to learn, I use it on my canes for just below the top of the cane..

The DIY forum on this site has a ton of knot tying ideas and if you really want...
Forum: Vehicles & Transportation 10-02-2019, 12:09 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,434
Posted By kl0an
Loosen the terminals on the battery, grab a can...

Loosen the terminals on the battery, grab a can of Coke, pop the top and wipe both the terminals and the clamps with the Coke on an old rag.. Cleans that battery corrosion right up.. Usually makes...
Forum: Vehicles & Transportation 10-02-2019, 05:12 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 6,659
Posted By kl0an
How about a DIY Recumbent Tricycle?? Mother...

How about a DIY Recumbent Tricycle?? Mother Earth News has one on their page at https://www.motherearthnews.com/diy/diy-recumbent-bike-zmaz83mjzraw

Then there's relatively cheap plans available...
Forum: Vehicles & Transportation 10-02-2019, 04:24 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,902
Posted By kl0an
I've got a single speed Dohan bicycle I picked up...

I've got a single speed Dohan bicycle I picked up at a yard sale for $10. It's pretty small and I'm a BIG guy but, I can unfold it in a matter of maybe 20 seconds and be riding down the street...
Forum: Vehicles & Transportation 10-02-2019, 04:12 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,434
Posted By kl0an
My wife has a 2005 Rubicon and we just put just...

My wife has a 2005 Rubicon and we just put just over $4,000 in the front end. The bearing race that holds the drive shaft in wallered out the hole in the drive shaft. Couldn't find a Dana 43...
Forum: Vehicles & Transportation 10-02-2019, 03:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 571
Posted By kl0an
Bug Out Trailer anyone??

Found this on Craigslist and I'm talking with the owner to see how much he wants for it. The fold up camper on top is awesome and it looks like it has plenty of room to store my generator and air...
Forum: Vehicles & Transportation 10-02-2019, 03:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 625
Posted By kl0an
Found this rig on Craigslist..

A little out of my price range as it's a '78 F150 but, check out the canopy area he created. Pure genius..

I saved the photos he included in the ad so I can me my old Gem Top pretty much like his...
Forum: Jokes, Humor & Music 09-26-2019, 05:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 311
Posted By kl0an
I think my dogs a Democrat

https://youtu.be/H3VLqLLWxbQ

Hopefully this quirks, sending the link thru my phone..
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 09-25-2019, 02:22 AM
Replies: 3,511
Views: 1,002,681
Posted By kl0an
I've got a hollow aluminum walking staff that I...

I've got a hollow aluminum walking staff that I think one of my blowguns might just slide right down into. I've got a shorty gun as well but, the distance isn't that great..
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 09-25-2019, 02:16 AM
Replies: 3,511
Views: 1,002,681
Posted By kl0an
Maybe what's common to you is very uncommon to...

Maybe what's common to you is very uncommon to the next guy.

This is a great thread, take what you need, add what you can, shuffle along quietly..
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 09-23-2019, 03:26 AM
Replies: 3,511
Views: 1,002,681
Posted By kl0an
I pick up golf towels at yardsales and usually...

I pick up golf towels at yardsales and usually they have a curtain rod clip or a carabiner on them to hang them from the golf bags. Mine rides on the outside of my pack. Much better quality that a...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 09-23-2019, 03:24 AM
Replies: 3,511
Views: 1,002,681
Posted By kl0an
I've managed to pick up a few of those at yard...

I've managed to pick up a few of those at yard sales.. Awesome for putting in your pack.. Replace the line ever year so you don't lose a meal because the line is brittle.
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 09-23-2019, 03:13 AM
Replies: 3,511
Views: 1,002,681
Posted By kl0an
[QUOTE=roro;995526]That guy was almost as loaded...

[QUOTE=roro;995526]That guy was almost as loaded up as Neo from the Matrix! lol


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You can get these free from bars and places like Applebee's. I don't drink, but I...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 09-23-2019, 02:48 AM
Replies: 3,511
Views: 1,002,681
Posted By kl0an
Only one knife?!?! My keychain alone has 3 or 4...

Only one knife?!?! My keychain alone has 3 or 4 small knives on it such as Leatherman Micra (Best wire strippers ever). On my right hip, I always have my Leatherman Mutt along with an LED...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 09-23-2019, 02:30 AM
Replies: 3,511
Views: 1,002,681
Posted By kl0an
Give one of these a try. I have two or three of...

Give one of these a try. I have two or three of them, one always in my pack behind the seat in my truck.

https://www.amazon.com/Tandy-Leather-Sewing-Awl-1216-00/dp/B00A2C8M6K
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 09-23-2019, 02:25 AM
Replies: 3,511
Views: 1,002,681
Posted By kl0an
+1 on the whistle and harmonica. I even have a...

+1 on the whistle and harmonica. I even have a kids "recorder" that breaks down into 3 pieces and fits in it's own case.

See you on the trail, we'll start a hobo band..
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 09-23-2019, 02:09 AM
Replies: 3,511
Views: 1,002,681
Posted By kl0an
I carry a couple of those Razor scooters in the...

I carry a couple of those Razor scooters in the back of my truck. Lot easier to control for us older guys.. I DO have a sweet longboard in my shop but, it's not for hiking or camping.. My scooters...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 09-22-2019, 07:38 AM
Replies: 3,511
Views: 1,002,681
Posted By kl0an
I carry one of those wooden handled sewing tools,...

I carry one of those wooden handled sewing tools, usually used for sewing tarps and sails. One has a role of heavy cord inside and 4 different needles stored in the handle.
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 09-22-2019, 07:35 AM
Replies: 3,511
Views: 1,002,681
Posted By kl0an
I've seen a walking stick with a maglight on the...

I've seen a walking stick with a maglight on the end of it r holding items in. They take the light part off and just use the barrel and cap at the end. Great use for a maglight that doesn't work...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 09-22-2019, 06:48 AM
Replies: 3,511
Views: 1,002,681
Posted By kl0an
Check out the DIY folder on this site. There are...

Check out the DIY folder on this site. There are tons of ideas for all things paracord. Also, if you're in a sporting good store, check out the lacrosse racquet repair kits for the cordage they use...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 09-22-2019, 06:37 AM
Replies: 3,511
Views: 1,002,681
Posted By kl0an
Check out a website called Portableapps.com for...

Check out a website called Portableapps.com for loading up programs you can use with your memory stick. I personally carry an old Ipod mini (I think it's called. I'ts about 1" wide, 4" long, 1/4"...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 09-22-2019, 05:48 AM
Replies: 3,511
Views: 1,002,681
Posted By kl0an
and you can always touch up your eyebrows when...

and you can always touch up your eyebrows when you need to..
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 09-22-2019, 05:47 AM
Replies: 3,511
Views: 1,002,681
Posted By kl0an
There's a kit for cleaning that rolls up into...

There's a kit for cleaning that rolls up into about the side of a can of shoeshine, same 1/4 twist lid on it as well. The "rod" is flexible and rolls up inside the can with patch holders and brushes...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 09-22-2019, 05:44 AM
Replies: 3,511
Views: 1,002,681
Posted By kl0an
O have several monoculars and one rides in my BOB...

O have several monoculars and one rides in my BOB all the time. I prefer monoculars because with binoculars, it always seems like the two scopes are never lined up properly. They take up less than...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 09-20-2019, 10:31 AM
Replies: 3,511
Views: 1,002,681
Posted By kl0an
I grab those whenever I see them at garage...

I grab those whenever I see them at garage sales. Also the little candle lanterns that take a 1" or do dia candle 3 or 4 inches long.
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 09-20-2019, 10:23 AM
Replies: 3,511
Views: 1,002,681
Posted By kl0an
I picked up a Craftsman style light like that a...

I picked up a Craftsman style light like that a few weeks ago at a yard sale, unopened..

Has ports for charging usb and microusb items, small solar panel, am/fm radio.. All about the size of 2...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 09-20-2019, 10:16 AM
Replies: 3,511
Views: 1,002,681
Posted By kl0an
Great for catching feral cats as well.

Great for catching feral cats as well.
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 09-20-2019, 10:15 AM
Replies: 3,511
Views: 1,002,681
Posted By kl0an
My poncho is military issue and comes with a...

My poncho is military issue and comes with a liner/blanket that makes a great groundcloth as well as a blanket.
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 09-20-2019, 10:12 AM
Replies: 3,511
Views: 1,002,681
Posted By kl0an
You'd be a lot better off with an inflatable pack...

You'd be a lot better off with an inflatable pack raft. Serious backpackers use them for crossing rivers.. Little more pricey than a pool raft but, built a lot tougher.
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 09-20-2019, 09:44 AM
Replies: 3,511
Views: 1,002,681
Posted By kl0an
I've got 6 or 7 of those pen flares and probably...

I've got 6 or 7 of those pen flares and probably about 2 dozen flares. Some of the flares are aluminum and spent already and I've pondered reloading them with bird or rat shot. There's a replacable...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 09-20-2019, 09:38 AM
Replies: 3,511
Views: 1,002,681
Posted By kl0an
I carry several small rolls of dental floss. ...

I carry several small rolls of dental floss. Great for mending clothes, tents, etc..

Also carry a military issue sewing kit that has a few safety pins, needles, roll of thread, all in a tiny...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 09-20-2019, 09:32 AM
Replies: 3,511
Views: 1,002,681
Posted By kl0an
I've got a dog bowl that has a collapsible bowl...

I've got a dog bowl that has a collapsible bowl in the bottom part, then a dry carry part to hold the food. That way you can use the bowl for either water or dry food.
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 09-20-2019, 09:25 AM
Replies: 3,511
Views: 1,002,681
Posted By kl0an
When I'm out hitting yard sales, I always have my...

When I'm out hitting yard sales, I always have my eye out for stirring sticks. 2 weeks ago, I came across a 5 gallon bucket full of them.. I mainly use them for practicing wood carving. I carry my...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 09-20-2019, 09:06 AM
Replies: 3,511
Views: 1,002,681
Posted By kl0an
Wait until after archery season and you'll get...

Wait until after archery season and you'll get more bang for your buck at WalMart.. They clearance out all the archery stuff. I always keep an eye on when the season is over and swing by to get new...
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