Monthly Archives: April 2016

FLOODING AND THE SAN BERNARD RIVER MOUTH

Mike – FYI Jan Edwards Floods Come – Mouth Still Closed The attached picture of the mouth of the San Bernard was taken by Bert Smith 4-25-16. Though the San Bernard is, and has been at flood stage, the mouth … Continue reading

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UPDATING THE RUGER .22 SEMI-AUTO PISTOL – THREADED BARREL

Once upon a time, in a previous life, I had the best of several Ruger .22 LR semi-auto pistols that have come through my hands over the years. This one was a fancy target model – blued bull barrel with … Continue reading

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RITES OF SPRING

Anyone worried that feral hogs might be “tough” when cooked and eaten should think about targeting smaller hogs when strictly meat-hunting. Although hogs breed and bear young all year, spring seems to always bring forth a new “crop” of pigs. … Continue reading

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More “Fancy” Grips!

This set were actually made for the Ruger 22/45 .22 semi auto pistol. Unfortunately, I am temporarily without one of those nice guns, but because the grip screw holes and most overall dimensions are the same as a 1911, I … Continue reading

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RIVERS END VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT COOK-OFF

R.E.V.F.D. – Looking for Smokin’ Hot Teams for May Cook-Off Fund Raiser The thirteenth annual River’s End Volunteer Fire Department BBQ Cook-off fund raiser will be held May 6 – 7, 2016 at 12070 F.M. 2918. If you are a … Continue reading

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Gulf Council and Reef Fish Committee Recent Actions

These are actions of the Reef Fish Committee of the Gulf of Mexico Fisheries Management Council that will have definite and direct effect on the red snapper fishery in the Gulf. Especially note the capitalized paragraph about charter captains and … Continue reading

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CAST BULLET MUSINGS

Decided it was time to fine tune the sighting on my Ruger SBH .44 magnum and my .480 Ruger SRH, as “Pig Season” seems to be off to a fine start. Did some work on my “private range” in setting … Continue reading

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SPRING PIG CROP!

The mild winter seems to have produced a bumper “crop” of pigs this year!

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Rechargeable LED Headlamp

A good headlamp can be a very valuable tool for the outdoorsman or landowner. The ability to see, hands-free, can be of great value at times. Headlamps have evolved a long way from the old carbide burning lights we used … Continue reading

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BIGFOOT STEEL CORE GUN BELTS

Big Foot Gun Belts (www.gunbelts.com) are made of two layers of English bridle leather with a center core of spring steel to fashion a belt that will not sag under the weight of the heaviest handgun! The stitching is with … Continue reading

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