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Forum: Farming, Gardening & Homesteading 07-10-2020, 08:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 695
Posted By wldwsel
As they were warty in your picture, I would say...

As they were warty in your picture, I would say you left them on too long. We pick them while they are still smooth skinned, cause they start drying out inside when they start getting warty. Plus,...
Forum: Firearms General Discussion 07-07-2020, 07:28 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,043
Posted By wldwsel
I think I'd try leaving it in an ultrasonic...

I think I'd try leaving it in an ultrasonic cleaner for a day or two before I threw it out. Maybe several times with different types of cleaners. Before mine fell in the river, that's how I cleaned...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 07-05-2020, 08:10 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,427
Posted By wldwsel
You might want to be careful charging L-ion coin...

You might want to be careful charging L-ion coin cells. If they're not designed for it or you use the wrong charger, they can go ka-blammo - since the chemicals in the coins would then use air or...
Forum: General Discussion 06-25-2020, 09:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 420
Posted By wldwsel
Wonder what that 20+ million gallons of blue...

Wonder what that 20+ million gallons of blue water will look like after a big hurricane comes through. Might not look like such a great deal when you have to refill it a couple of time a year.
...
Forum: General Discussion 06-19-2020, 08:14 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 5,468
Posted By wldwsel
Those of us that live "in the sticks", where LEO...

Those of us that live "in the sticks", where LEO response time could be from minutes to large fractions of hours, get used to providing our own security. We don't call the Sheriff when things go bump...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 06-16-2020, 08:10 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,096
Posted By wldwsel
In order to get altitude information, you have to...

In order to get altitude information, you have to hav 4+ sats. If you can get 12 sats, you'll be more accurate than with 4. Also, depending on how long you measure, you may end up with 20+ sats to...
Forum: Political News and Discussion 06-14-2020, 07:23 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,979
Posted By wldwsel
I don't think it matters who wins. They've...

I don't think it matters who wins. They've figured out they can get away with it in the big cities.
The country folk, however are't so patient.

Ya'll shoot straight and stay safe out there.

WW...
Forum: General Discussion 06-09-2020, 07:59 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,316
Posted By wldwsel
We had an Avalon that had a GPS system that no...

We had an Avalon that had a GPS system that no one, even the Toyota techs and service managers at 3 separate dealerships could figure out how to use. It was ok for showing you where you were, but...
Forum: British Isles and ROI 06-08-2020, 06:49 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,750
Posted By wldwsel
In the vast majority of cases, just the sight of...

In the vast majority of cases, just the sight of a weapon, especially a large one like a shotgun instantly deflate the situation and the perp go to look for easier targets. When you're looking down...
Forum: Manmade and Natural Disasters 06-07-2020, 07:30 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 7,166
Posted By wldwsel
The dems would love to have a National Police...

The dems would love to have a National Police force (think Gestapo). This would be controlled by them, paid by them, answerable not to the people but to the Dems. We happen to like our small county...
Forum: Manmade and Natural Disasters 06-07-2020, 07:23 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 7,166
Posted By wldwsel
The dems would love to have a National Police...

The dems would love to have a National Police force (think Gestapo). This would be controlled by them, paid by them, answerable not to the people but to the Dems, and most importantly SELECTED by...
Forum: Manmade and Natural Disasters 06-07-2020, 07:11 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 7,166
Posted By wldwsel
Actually, I believe cops today generally show...

Actually, I believe cops today generally show remarkable restraint, given the provocation they get. When I was a kid (in the 50s), you NEVER lipped off to a cop, much less raised a hand to him. That...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 06-07-2020, 06:57 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,108
Posted By wldwsel
I've always been a fan of a Leatherman, also...

I've always been a fan of a Leatherman, also SAKs. I have Leathermen devices in my GO bags, along with Mora knives, which are fairly light. I'm to old for a knife fight and always carry a pistol (or...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 06-06-2020, 08:54 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,162
Posted By wldwsel
For many of us long time preppers, Covid 19 is...

For many of us long time preppers, Covid 19 is not a true SHTF scenario, but simply a good rehearsal for one. All the frantic, store binging activity is just as we thought the early stages of SHTF...
Forum: Coronavirus 06-06-2020, 07:32 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,539
Posted By wldwsel
We just went to our preps. Already had lots...

We just went to our preps.

Already had lots of TP and paper towels (over 100 rolls of each.

Already had lots of gloves - several hundred pairs of various kinds and sizes.

Already had lots of...
Forum: Political News and Discussion 06-05-2020, 07:14 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 999
Posted By wldwsel
This is so typical of cowardly bureaucrats. Big...

This is so typical of cowardly bureaucrats. Big man during the event - scurry like the roach they are when the lights come on. They have no shame, no morals and no dignity, yet they pontificate about...
Forum: General Discussion 06-03-2020, 07:46 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,379
Posted By wldwsel
A couple of answers: If my LOCAL SHERIFF...

A couple of answers:

If my LOCAL SHERIFF made the call for bodies, I wold certainly answer.

Due to my age and former injuries, I am no longer a fire and maneuver guy. I am, however a "put me...
Forum: Farming, Gardening & Homesteading 05-30-2020, 09:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 459
Posted By wldwsel
Several type of rat snakes here in Jawja will...

Several type of rat snakes here in Jawja will rear up and act like they are going to strike. It's a good thing for them that they don't have rattles cause daddy keeps shooting as long as they keep...
Forum: Firearms General Discussion 05-24-2020, 08:18 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,040
Posted By wldwsel
The Kimber is a very nice pistol, as are the G21...

The Kimber is a very nice pistol, as are the G21 and the G36. Having had all of them before my tragic boat flip over, all 3 would be rather large for conceal carry. Kimber makes a couple of other...
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 05-24-2020, 07:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 931
Posted By wldwsel
How about a dog house next to your genie and a...

How about a dog house next to your genie and a big dog in the doghouse?

Ya'll shoot straight and stay safe out there.

WW

WE ALL WANT TO BE FREE, BUT VERY FEW OF US WANT TO BE BRAVE. FOR ALL...
Forum: Food and water 05-22-2020, 10:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 556
Posted By wldwsel
We do ours in a rice cooker. Put them in, turn it...

We do ours in a rice cooker. Put them in, turn it on, stir once @ 30 minutes, and 30 minutes later, they are perfect.

Ya'll shoot straight and stay safe out there.


WE ALL WANT TO BE FREE, BUT...
Forum: Food and water 05-20-2020, 08:32 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,374
Posted By wldwsel
If you still had power to run central air, would...

If you still had power to run central air, would you not have power to run a well pump (if you have a well), or the area has power so you can get water out of your taps?

Ya'll shoot straight and...
Forum: Political News and Discussion 05-17-2020, 02:17 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 8,654
Posted By wldwsel
If your wife can read, you're a brave, brave man....

If your wife can read, you're a brave, brave man. Possibly not the sharpest pencil in the box, but surely brave!

Ya'll shoot straight and stay safe out there.

WW

WE ALL WANT TO BE FREE, BUT...
Forum: Book Reviews 05-17-2020, 08:32 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 31,392
Posted By wldwsel
If you guys are talking about the Coming Home...

If you guys are talking about the Coming Home series by A.American, there are already 11 books in Amazon Kendle:

Going Home, Enforcing Home, Escaping Home, Conflicted Home, Surviving Home, etc...
Forum: Farming, Gardening & Homesteading 05-15-2020, 08:30 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,448
Posted By wldwsel
Already having a canning jar shortage here in...

Already having a canning jar shortage here in Jawja. I've got about 15-20 lbs of pintos going rock hard because I can't can them. Before you yell at me about how I should have already canned them, i...
Forum: General Discussion 05-14-2020, 08:13 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,213
Posted By wldwsel
Not only do we have the finest Legislature money...

Not only do we have the finest Legislature money can buy, we also have the finest Judicial system money can buy! Where do we find such people!?!?

Ya'll shoot straight and stay safe out there.
...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 05-11-2020, 08:13 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,266
Posted By wldwsel
This current situation simply proved out what we...

This current situation simply proved out what we already knew: The 18 wheelers full of food are not coming to your driveway - never were, never will.

As upset as people got over toilet paper,...
Forum: Coronavirus 05-07-2020, 08:18 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 14,162
Posted By wldwsel
Milk at first, but it's back. Navy pea beans,...

Milk at first, but it's back.
Navy pea beans, others at first , but still no navies.
TP - paper towels are back and SUPER expensive.
Meat was scarce for a while but now is full.
Lysol is...
Forum: Health, Fitness and First Aid 05-05-2020, 07:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,295
Posted By wldwsel
I've used them quite a lot. The best one I had...

I've used them quite a lot. The best one I had quit and I couldn't find another one, even on Amazon!

To re-stick the pads, take them off the plastic sheet they come on, if you're re-using them,...
Forum: Food and water 05-05-2020, 07:22 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,789
Posted By wldwsel
This is sure a new one on me. I though all the...

This is sure a new one on me. I though all the silicone stuff was to block heat, not to transfer it. I see all the silicone mats, hot pads, utensils, etc.

Thanks for the info.

Ya'll shoot...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 04-30-2020, 12:09 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,619
Posted By wldwsel
I would put in a whole house and here's why: ...

I would put in a whole house and here's why:

1: They do come on automatically when utility power goes off, but you can run them in manual mode where you go out and start them, let them runs long...
Forum: Coronavirus 04-30-2020, 11:58 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 9,939
Posted By wldwsel
We'll join that club. We're staying in, probably...

We'll join that club. We're staying in, probably from now on. It's pretty much what we've done since we moved her, except for occasionally going out for dinner. We're both kick ass cooks and very...
Forum: Health, Fitness and First Aid 04-28-2020, 08:18 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,390
Posted By wldwsel
Don't know your age, but as we get older, normal...

Don't know your age, but as we get older, normal things we used to do all the time may cause injury.

My wife and I have showered together since we were married 30 years ago. Sever years ago, we...
Forum: New Member Introduction 04-25-2020, 10:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 589
Posted By wldwsel
Howdy from Jawja. WW Ya'll shoot...

Howdy from Jawja.

WW

Ya'll shoot straight and be safe out there.

WE ALL WANT TO BE FREE, BUT VERY FEW OF US WANT TO BE BRAVE. FOR ALL OF US TO BE FREE, A FEW MORE OF US, ESPECIALLY NOW, MUST...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 04-25-2020, 09:54 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,363
Posted By wldwsel
Had it not been for the peppers, there would have...

Had it not been for the peppers, there would have been NOTHING left in the store. People should be thankful that not EVERYONE was out of everything!

I have one thing to say about the borders and...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 04-23-2020, 08:39 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 766
Posted By wldwsel
Having had a $1200 drone fly away, never to be...

Having had a $1200 drone fly away, never to be seen again I would do the cameras. If you have a lot of wooded area, they become very good drone capturers. They also attenuate the GPS signal so the...
Forum: General Discussion 04-23-2020, 08:21 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 5,943
Posted By wldwsel
I know what you mean - me neither. I really don't...

I know what you mean - me neither. I really don't care - I haven't asked the govt for anything in 73 years, don't to start now. Having said that, I'm retiring this year (really) plan to officially...
Forum: Black powder 04-21-2020, 08:20 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,973
Posted By wldwsel
I'm guessing they got one 2 years before they...

I'm guessing they got one 2 years before they were big enough to hold one up. It gave them the exercise they needed to build up their bodies so the they could hold one up - and then work like the...
Forum: Firearms General Discussion 04-21-2020, 08:08 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,182
Posted By wldwsel
It ain't the kind of gun you have, it's whether...

It ain't the kind of gun you have, it's whether or not you can hit what you're aiming at. Sure, some guy running up your driveway spraying and praying would be scary. But spraying and praying isn't...
Forum: Fitness Blogs 04-19-2020, 09:59 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 4,884
Posted By wldwsel
If you're feeling weak, sore and like you came...

If you're feeling weak, sore and like you came down with the flu in about 30 seconds, only to recover in 15 minutes after eating some fruit, you are experiencing hyPOglycemia (blood sugar too low)....
Forum: Coronavirus 04-19-2020, 09:26 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 919
Posted By wldwsel
Most of the population is rural, reporting to the...

Most of the population is rural, reporting to the Government and by the Government is probably very sketchy, has become a huge tourist destination - even planning on a F1 Grand Prix this year (unless...
Forum: General Discussion 04-19-2020, 09:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 448
Posted By wldwsel
I'll second what NW said about tennis balls, but...

I'll second what NW said about tennis balls, but include ANY toy you ever give her. Peggy Sue, adopted when she was 5, was the nicest, most friendly, and funniest dog we ever had. We had 3 other dogs...
Forum: Food and water 04-19-2020, 07:21 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,501
Posted By wldwsel
We had a half case of evaporated milk literally...

We had a half case of evaporated milk literally explode. Some of the remaining cans were bulged (not pop tops). We ended up throwing all of out evaporated milk that was outside the "use by" dates...
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 04-18-2020, 08:00 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,717
Posted By wldwsel
They used to have a "cream" that you poured into...

They used to have a "cream" that you poured into an empty motorcycle tank, swished it around till it covered the entire skin and then let it dry. Worked great on old tanks that had serious leaking...
Forum: Firearms General Discussion 04-18-2020, 07:36 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 5,396
Posted By wldwsel
I had a .44mag with a 4 inch barrel for a while....

I had a .44mag with a 4 inch barrel for a while. Got rid of it because I couldn't shoot it more the 10-12 times without putting it down for a month cause it beat the hell out of me! Not fun=get rid...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 04-17-2020, 07:53 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,854
Posted By wldwsel
We had 100 bars of soap, but no hand sanitizer -...

We had 100 bars of soap, but no hand sanitizer - learned how to make it (had all the ingredients).

We had 6 N95 masks, but we didn't use them - learned how to use doo rags & hair thingies/rubber...
Forum: Coronavirus 04-15-2020, 10:32 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 6,604
Posted By wldwsel
I can attest to what Zeke said about how as you...

I can attest to what Zeke said about how as you age, hair starts growing in weird places. I'm 73 and have a fairly well established colony of ear hairs. I've also noted that both my eyebrows and nose...
Forum: Food and water 04-15-2020, 09:56 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,039
Posted By wldwsel
Couple of issues: In many states you are...

Couple of issues:

In many states you are "supposed" to get clearance from the Corp of Engineers, which may not be as easy or timely as you think.

You need room - lots if it. My neighbor put in...
Forum: Coronavirus 04-13-2020, 12:05 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,598
Posted By wldwsel
I don't so much think about the people who may or...

I don't so much think about the people who may or may not prep, but I do wonder if the stores will take a more proactive stance and limit outflows so the supplies last a bit longer and the logistics...
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 04-13-2020, 09:14 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,039
Posted By wldwsel
We live on 20 acres. We taught the do’s to poop...

We live on 20 acres. We taught the do’s to poop in the woods. First thing in the morning, we walked the edge of the tree line. After a week, the first thing he and his brother do is run to the tree...
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