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  • When I can I like hunting, fishing, been adding on to our home for a number of year.
  • Gold detecting in N. Nevada, wood working, working on our Samurais
  • Retired from Custodial/maintenance job at a local school dist.


  • Posted in thread: A year's worth of work. on 03-29-2015 at 11:35 PM
    OK. I'm new here. I was asking because I thought that the quantity of work for a year is maybe
    a little on the low side. Maybe the guy works full time and doesn't have a lot of spare time, I
    get it. I...

  • Posted in thread: Get in the woods folks! on 03-29-2015 at 06:10 PM
    You should have chantrelle mushrooms around you. They apparently only grow in the PNW and
    Germany for some reason. They also do not grow in captivity very well. you will find an entire
    herd grazing o...

  • Posted in thread: Get in the woods folks! on 03-29-2015 at 01:29 AM
    I've seen a lot of boletus, but I just don't have the knowledge to make sure they are safe. As
    popular as mushroom hunting is around here, I don't know of anyone that knows enough to teach
    me. I'd rat...

  • Posted in thread: Truck advice on 03-28-2015 at 08:33 PM
    You can do a lot of personal customizing and a lot of careful maintaining to a used rig before
    your costs approach that of a new rig. I do have respect for the 6BT Cummins, but as a prepper
    who looks ...

  • Posted in thread: Get in the woods folks! on 03-28-2015 at 08:09 PM
    Seems like every year that some mushroom hunter out here in Oregon eats the wrong kind, usually
    it's a Death Angel because they can look like edible types. Mushroom hunting is very serious
    business in...

  • Posted in thread: Hello to all on 03-28-2015 at 07:41 PM
    Welcome from S.W. Oregon. This is a good forum to be on, lots of accumulated knowledge and
    wisdom from friendly folks.

  • Posted in thread: Prepping going mainstream? on 03-28-2015 at 07:29 PM
    Don't think of it as lying, that sounds bad. Think of it as.... ahh... Creating a new truth
    that they want the people to hear.Shades of "1984", Ministry of Truth.

  • Posted in thread: About Time on 03-28-2015 at 01:19 AM
    Spring is finally here where we live. Peepers are out. Potatoes are getting planted and the
    turkeys are gobbling up a storm. Our season opens April 11th. Can't wait to get after emWe have
    a tom that m...

  • Posted in thread: Whats everybody doing today? on 03-28-2015 at 12:31 AM
    302, it had a 3 speed on the column from the factory. About 20 years ago I moved the shifter to
    the floor. This is my third time to do the body (inside and outside). The engine is original
    and still r...

  • Posted in thread: Whats everybody doing today? on 03-28-2015 at 12:25 AM
    I finally moved all of the firewood from a pile down in the garden area to a covered stack by
    where our vehicles are parked. Since we are pretty much at the end of the heating season it
    looks like we'...

I've done so much with so little for so long that I can do almost anything with nothing.