Howdy everyone, just a couple quick questions that I'd like to get everyone's opinion on. I've made a few of my own arrows this past winter with a hand plane and it would take me about 1 day to make…Continue
Howdy everyone, this is my first post on here and I was looking for some insight. Are any of you firearms instructors or know of anyone who is one as a career? I did some serious thinking about where…Continue
Hello everyone! I just joined this group because I figured this would be the place to come for all wood related questions. I have been making wooden arrows for the past couple of months and experimenting with a couple different woods. I was wondering if anyone could give me information on the following species of wood such as density, strength, straightness, and ability to take a stain, also availability from local lumber yards. The woods I am considering right now are Birch, Sugar Maple (have…See More
"I think I get it. It's that if you are a man and genuine, you will often be labeled in ways that are not honest, that is, that are BS. (I had a hard time parsing this myself.)
I don't think he's calling us to realize that…"
"I don't get your meaning.
If the label is accurate then its accurate: own it then change or live with it. If not accurate, why sweat it? Just give the labeler the finger and move on. Life is far to short to give a damn about petty crap like…"
"The more I think about it, the more I'm convinced Richard is on to the right answer. Courage is action in the face of fear. Integrity is acting like the man you want to be. Courage-of-conviction is acting in accordance with…"
"One word? I will go with genuine.
A man who is genuine is humbly aware of what knows and what he doesn't know and is comfortable with his skill and expertise.
Such a man knows the value of a honest day's work and steps up.
"Not sure why it's so difficult to understand that attributes can be masculine or feminine even when undertaken by the opposing sex. Activity is masculine. Introspection is feminine. Competition is masculine. …"
"I think that's the best answer so far. Any other masculine attribute is impotent without action.
You need only listen to a conversation between a man and his wife about a problem she's encountered. She tends to want to…"
"I have three 10/22's...
First one is a Takedown model, I had the barrel threaded for a suppressor and put some Tech Sights on it. Added sling swivels and a sling, also had Brimstone do their Tier 3 trigger job on it.…"
"I picked up an M1 Garand from CMP last year and it's a fantastic gun. I got the "Special" grade (new stock and barrel) and I love it. I took it to an Appleseed KD shoot last Spring and it ran wonderfully all weekend.
Get one now,…"
"I have 3 sons and I am so glad this woman was not around them when they were 15. I have a very good and open relationship with all 3. And trust me they would have all been right there with her. I talked to them and always took them to get condoms…"
"Hi everyone, I am looking forward to trading info, tips etc.
Matthew Kennedy - are you aware of the youtube lessons. There is a guy who has literally hundreds of great lessons, his channel is called FunkyHarp.
Try copying the below link into…"