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Forum: Off Topic 09-23-2021, 7:33pm
Replies: 44
Views: 735
Posted By markids77
He may not have to worry about the tax bill...

He may not have to worry about the tax bill unless he owns the place free and clear... in Georgia property taxes are built into the mortgage nut... that way the lender is certain not to lose their...
Forum: Off Topic 09-22-2021, 7:19pm
Replies: 37
Views: 966
Posted By markids77
Yes, HF engines are excellent value for the $....

Yes, HF engines are excellent value for the $. Try and rescusitate the current mill first but if it is dead go get a China motor with the same shaft diameter, keyway dimension and shaft length (too...
Forum: Off Topic 09-20-2021, 7:24pm
Replies: 48
Views: 731
Posted By markids77
Me? Yes. Hellman's even though I have lived in...

Me? Yes. Hellman's even though I have lived in the Savannah area for more than 30 years. Some habits die hard.
Forum: Off Topic 09-19-2021, 8:38pm
Replies: 48
Views: 731
Posted By markids77
Just 2 words.... MIRACLE WHIP!:leaving:

Just 2 words.... MIRACLE WHIP!:leaving:
Forum: Off Topic 09-12-2021, 7:18pm
Replies: 34
Views: 897
Posted By markids77
Then he has been fortunate treatment and...

Then he has been fortunate treatment and lifestyle choices have kept things at least somewhat in balance. Hope it remains that way Steve!
Forum: Off Topic 09-12-2021, 7:12pm
Replies: 34
Views: 897
Posted By markids77
While there are treatments for Crohn's, the...

While there are treatments for Crohn's, the disease is progressive and there is currently no "cure". If you are not in remission, you are getting sicker.
Forum: Off Topic 09-12-2021, 7:00pm
Replies: 6
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Views: 285
Posted By markids77
I note you're only 45 miles from empty... it's...

I note you're only 45 miles from empty... it's probably fuel starved... go get some gas ya cheapy!
Forum: Off Topic 09-10-2021, 7:34pm
Replies: 53
Views: 1,113
Posted By markids77
Note carefully if that plastic base pad contacts...

Note carefully if that plastic base pad contacts the frame anywhere at all before the mag seats. Trim sparingly if needed. Go slow and easy so the fit is still as fine as it is now.
Forum: Off Topic 09-09-2021, 7:35pm
Replies: 53
Views: 1,113
Posted By markids77
Some guns just fit. FWIW my current EDC is a well...

Some guns just fit. FWIW my current EDC is a well worn G19. I have yet to hold a handgun which I find easier to shoot well under stress, and the only pistol I have fired which is faster to reload is...
Forum: Off Topic 09-08-2021, 8:29pm
Replies: 53
Views: 1,113
Posted By markids77
Old argument. Consider the energy delivered to a...

Old argument. Consider the energy delivered to a target by a .45 ACP 230 grain round nose at 700 FPS versus a 230 grain .44 magnum at 1000 FPS versus a .454 Casull (SP?) at 1300FPS and things kind of...
Forum: Off Topic 09-08-2021, 8:13pm
Replies: 16
Views: 396
Posted By markids77
Looks a bit dull... clay bar party in the near...

Looks a bit dull... clay bar party in the near future?:)
Forum: Off Topic 09-08-2021, 7:55pm
Replies: 53
Views: 1,113
Posted By markids77
My first 1911 was an AMT Hardballer. It was...

My first 1911 was an AMT Hardballer. It was loose, full of machine marks, the rails galled and the grips fell off regularly. However, once I had the barrel throated it never failed to feed, fire or...
Forum: Off Topic 09-08-2021, 7:38pm
Replies: 53
Views: 1,113
Posted By markids77
They served our Country with distinction as the...

They served our Country with distinction as the standard Army sidearm for 70 years. If my research is correct, the Fed never purchased another new 1911 after the armistice... these things just...
Forum: Off Topic 09-07-2021, 6:59pm
Replies: 53
Views: 1,113
Posted By markids77
200 round break in with ball ammo. During break...

200 round break in with ball ammo. During break in notice if one mag gives trouble more than the other, cull and replace as needed. If no issues pick a defensive round and try brands until you find...
Forum: Off Topic 09-05-2021, 7:49pm
Replies: 29
Views: 649
Posted By markids77
Are you really Lars, or another poseur hiding...

Are you really Lars, or another poseur hiding behind an old identity?
Forum: Off Topic 09-05-2021, 7:47pm
Replies: 133
Views: 2,302
Posted By markids77
RONG. In today's "woke" culture whiners and...

RONG. In today's "woke" culture whiners and snivelers get special treatment...
Current thinking in our Gubbmint gives special status to all folk who lack the intestinal fortitude to face the world...
Forum: Off Topic 09-05-2021, 7:38pm
Replies: 21
Views: 637
Posted By markids77
I couldn't find a start cap locally this week...

I couldn't find a start cap locally this week either, so we called "the guy". 10 Minutes and $155.00 later the house was cooling down again (GASP!!).
Forum: Off Topic 09-04-2021, 8:46pm
Replies: 133
Views: 2,302
Posted By markids77
Solid content newbie!

Solid content newbie!
Forum: Off Topic 09-04-2021, 8:10pm
Replies: 133
Views: 2,302
Posted By markids77
I vote for yardboy as a handle.

I vote for yardboy as a handle.
Forum: Off Topic 09-04-2021, 7:11pm
Replies: 13
Views: 353
Posted By markids77
None of the box stores do warranty or other...

None of the box stores do warranty or other service. Get her something there's a local dealer for.
If you buy a hydrostatic unit you won't have to worry about a locking diff.
Forum: Off Topic 09-02-2021, 7:21pm
Replies: 12
Views: 531
Posted By markids77
Let's see... the Predator carries Hellfires and...

Let's see... the Predator carries Hellfires and maybe Paveways, right?... How many might have been killed adding our explosion the the bomber's?
I can see the headlines now: Hundreds killed in...
Forum: Off Topic 09-01-2021, 7:36pm
Replies: 9
Views: 430
Posted By markids77
As near as I can determine, all Colt 1911s ever...

As near as I can determine, all Colt 1911s ever had the serial number stamped just forward of the right grip panel, Al's gat has the number on the wrong side of the frame. Some very early guns also...
Forum: Off Topic 08-31-2021, 8:13pm
Replies: 9
Views: 430
Posted By markids77
I wonder about the legality of that thing...

I wonder about the legality of that thing changing hands... the serial number appears to be missing?
Forum: Off Topic 08-31-2021, 7:46pm
Replies: 47
Views: 870
Posted By markids77
Ok, but where DAB lives a half inch of rain will...

Ok, but where DAB lives a half inch of rain will fill that arroyo full in minutes.
If the water cannot flow it causes flooding issues; probably too close to his dwelling or shop to be comfortable.
Forum: Off Topic 08-29-2021, 7:31pm
Replies: 56
Views: 1,441
Posted By markids77
A seatbelt trick from a guy who moves his vehicle...

A seatbelt trick from a guy who moves his vehicle around a lot... if you think you will move it around the yard some before your next trip, simply latch the seat belt when you park it. That way the...
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