Gift Premium Subscription To cqp33

Join Date:


Last Activity:

02-19-2015 7:22 PM

Likes Given: 623

473 Likes on 210 Posts 


  • Retired US Navy
  • Self sufficiency, Hobby Farm - growing my own food, pigs, chickens and cows.
  • Service Cunsultant for a Boiler Combustion System (Stoker) Company
  • No Where
  • Eastern/Central Tennessee


  • Posted in thread: Tennessee on 02-10-2015 at 02:50 AM
    Cqp, i wish, but I'm a lot closer than that to Nashville.I'm quite satisfied here, been living
    here for almost 2 years. Moved back here when I retired from the Navy at age 38! We are far
    enough away f...

  • Posted in thread: Tennessee on 02-09-2015 at 04:43 AM
    Eastern middle Tennessee, just barely far enough fron Nashville to breathe a little. Best state
    in the country, although our politics gets a little squirrely at times.I'm in Morgan county,
    can't be to...

  • Posted in thread: Tennessee on 02-08-2015 at 05:26 AM
    It's kind of quiet on this topic. Everyone must be out huntin'. :DHave had free use of a mini
    excavator for the last week! Been at it from son up until well after sun down, cleared out a
    place for the...

  • Posted in thread: Navy Sub's wind up phone? on 02-04-2015 at 08:45 AM
    It is called a "growler" and it is a type of sound powered telephone. They are used on
    minesweepers still today because every phone/speaker has a magnet in it. A bad no-no in a
    minefield.Every ship ha...

  • Posted in thread: 1000 acres in East Tennessee on 01-21-2015 at 01:14 AM
    I live close to this land (45 miles away) and I know this property. If you are a mountain goat
    or into rock climbing you can access the half of the property that is hillsides/mountain sides!
    Property ...

  • Posted in thread: Whats everybody doing today? on 01-18-2015 at 07:34 AM
    Building a permanent pig pen. Started off with a temporary 25' square and a little lean-to in
    one corner for a temporary shelter for them. Have built a 9'x 7' tin roofed building for them
    and fending ...

  • Posted in thread: Hello on 12-30-2014 at 09:14 PM
    Welcome from eastern TN. A lot of good folks with sound advice here, be prepared for a little
    bit of sarcasm too because there is also plenty of that. There are a range of folks in age,
    experience and...

  • Posted in thread: Tarps Anyone? on 12-30-2014 at 08:38 AM
    Try these, made in USA and canvas with metal eyes go for the heavier weight fabric if you want
    it rugged. this helps.

  • Posted in thread: We have too much of everything...... on 12-30-2014 at 08:23 AM
    Thats a damn shame! I have recently bought 2 pigs to slaughter and I have no clue how to do it
    but am willing to learn. My next door neighbor (Amish) I have offered to share some of the meat
    to learn ...

  • Posted in thread: Who could possibly have thought this was a good message to send on 12-28-2014 at 10:50 PM
    If my kids did this I would forfeit them! LOL My kids would never even think of doing this
    because they have been taught to handle them safely, only with adult supervision and they are
    old enough to k...

Some People are like Slinky's! Not really good for much but bring a smile to your face when you push them down the stairs.