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  Topic: Preventing "After Cleaning" Rust
D.S. Bradshaw

Replies: 16
Views: 27890

PostForum: Trekking Tips   Posted: Wed Jun 29, 2016 2:42 pm   Subject: Preventing "After Cleaning" Rust
Just one thing, frequent and regular maintenance. No magic potion can replace it.

Doesn't matter what concoction you use, (unless you are going to pack it away in cosmoline and wrap it in wax pape ...
  Topic: Spanish moss in smoothbores
D.S. Bradshaw

Replies: 17
Views: 13393

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Sat Dec 08, 2012 3:47 pm   Subject: Spanish moss in smoothbores
One thing I've not seen mentioned that might be of some concern. I have some I use for tinder in my fire kit and it works as good as cedar bark. Being such, as you use it for hunting/shooting be awa ...
  Topic: Arkansas/Oklahoma in October?
D.S. Bradshaw

Replies: 8
Views: 3786

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Mon Oct 03, 2011 9:55 pm   Subject: Arkansas/Oklahoma in October?
Where at in November? Fort DeChartres (Illinois on the Mississippi R.)woodswalk is a fine time if you are going to be in the area. If you're looking for something smaller there are lots of deer cam ...
  Topic: Cheating the intent of muzzleloader season
D.S. Bradshaw

Replies: 92
Views: 37620

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Tue Sep 27, 2011 9:36 am   Subject: Cheating the intent of muzzleloader season
Yup. I like to be close enough to see the reflection of the terrain in their eyes. If we already have meat enough, many times I just count the experience as "coup" and watch the animal wal ...
  Topic: Wool Blankets???
D.S. Bradshaw

Replies: 46
Views: 47803

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Mon Sep 26, 2011 5:08 pm   Subject: Wool Blankets???
Gee, I can't wait for mine to smell like campofire, new or used! Everytime I unroll my blanket from the last useage, those little reminders that got rolled up bring fond memories of the last camp. W ...
  Topic: Boiled beef in vinegar/water
D.S. Bradshaw

Replies: 22
Views: 17741

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Mon Sep 26, 2011 9:26 am   Subject: Boiled beef in vinegar/water
Swanny, one of these dias we're gonna havta share some pickled eggs and stories!

Good one!
  Topic: Cheating the intent of muzzleloader season
D.S. Bradshaw

Replies: 92
Views: 37620

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Thu Sep 22, 2011 11:12 pm   Subject: Cheating the intent of muzzleloader season
I think I'm gonna trade my ol' flinter in on a stainless inline with black plastic stock, electronic ignition, with pellet powder and plastic sabot bullets.

What do ya'll think about that idea???
...
  Topic: places to trek in MI
D.S. Bradshaw

Replies: 2
Views: 1903

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Wed Sep 21, 2011 6:48 pm   Subject: places to trek in MI
Not in your area, but next time you are around a truck stop or book store, look and see if they don't have a state almanac for MI. They are a great source of information more detailed than standard s ...
  Topic: Boiled beef in vinegar/water
D.S. Bradshaw

Replies: 22
Views: 17741

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Wed Sep 21, 2011 8:29 am   Subject: Boiled beef in vinegar/water
Pickled eggs..better not sleep inside a tent with others though! LoL

Grandpa was bad about pickled eggs and Budweiser and "C'mere and pull my finger..."

September and October are also ...
  Topic: Boiled beef in vinegar/water
D.S. Bradshaw

Replies: 22
Views: 17741

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Tue Sep 20, 2011 5:25 pm   Subject: Boiled beef in vinegar/water
brisket or cheap roast is what I've always heard. ???

That's what corned beef is usually made from at least.

Also, don't forget about boiled eggs as a trail food. Good for ya and last about a ...
  Topic: Linen Frock
D.S. Bradshaw

Replies: 9
Views: 5644

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Tue Sep 20, 2011 9:55 am   Subject: Linen Frock
I have several pieces of clothing from Jas. Townsend and Son. They make excellent clothing that lasts a googd long time. never had one of their frocks though.

They have a "nutmeg" linen ...
  Topic: Linen Frock
D.S. Bradshaw

Replies: 9
Views: 5644

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Mon Sep 19, 2011 1:13 pm   Subject: Linen Frock
I second that suggestion.

Didn't she have one for sale in the round robin just here recently?
  Topic: September events in Missourah
D.S. Bradshaw

Replies: 2
Views: 2102

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Thu Sep 15, 2011 11:27 am   Subject: September events in Missourah
Well, I had a three-day vacation at the University of Missouri Hospital, just got home last night. Lokks like I don't get to go camping this weekend after all. Gonna try to do a day-trip though caus ...
  Topic: Beeswax and canvas
D.S. Bradshaw

Replies: 21
Views: 10460

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Fri Sep 09, 2011 11:42 am   Subject: Beeswax and canvas
So let me get this straight: The colonists were, according to one side of the argument, mostly dependent on imports, but then when documentation for exports from Europe, et al, is presented, it is di ...
  Topic: September events in Missourah
D.S. Bradshaw

Replies: 2
Views: 2102

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Tue Sep 06, 2011 3:32 am   Subject: September events in Missourah
Anybody going to be at the Little Niangua cmpground in two weks? It's taking the place of the defunct Bagnell Dam rendevous. Great place and fine people operate this canoe rental/campground. I am g ...
 
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