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  1. Learned some neat things from this thread so I'll...

    Learned some neat things from this thread so I'll put in some of what I learned from an old poacher that's long since passed away.

    He used to use angle iron to make cheap line locks and aircraft...
  2. Thread: sewing things

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    Might seem weird but have you ever heard of...

    Might seem weird but have you ever heard of trench lighters?

    I've built one myself with old shell cases and it works much like a zippo but uses multiple fuels.

    Had a few people even offer to...
  3. Thread: Survivin!

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    Reminds me of the time I shot a doe and had to...

    Reminds me of the time I shot a doe and had to load it in the back of my small hatchback car.

    Was pretty spent from dragging it out and ended up forgetting rope that day so I used my safety...
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    Going off grid soon myself for financial reasons....

    Going off grid soon myself for financial reasons.

    Up in my neck of Canada barely being home and having just my fridge on my hydro bill was around $400.

    Just bought a propane fridge, I have a...
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    For the block walls I've seen them filled with...

    For the block walls I've seen them filled with vermiculite or blow in insulation before, You could also get 1" foam board and tack them on the outside of the wall before you back fill and maybe tar...
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    Eat the things other people won't want to or...

    Eat the things other people won't want to or won't think of.

    Fresh water clams, Crayfish, Turtles, Smaller fish, Snakes, Frogs, Cattails, ect.

    As for catching allot of these things if you can...
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    Congrats goose, Done a fire bow myself and...

    Congrats goose, Done a fire bow myself and someday I'd defiantly like to take a crack at a hand drill.

    The more you carry in your head the less you have to carry on your back after all. :)
  8. Heh, Alright. I know I'm the newish guy around...

    Heh, Alright. I know I'm the newish guy around here and wasn't overly sure how to forum ran, Guessing you get allot of SHTF band wagon jumpers around here but good to know that I can bump some older...
  9. Been reading back posts and catching up, Sorry...

    Been reading back posts and catching up, Sorry for the bump but wanted to add $0.02 not so much for the Bug out end of the world whatnot but just to put out some possible useful information for...
  10. Thread: Bow trap

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    10986 Hopefully the picture works. This is...

    10986

    Hopefully the picture works. This is known as a Board bow trap, One of many poachers traps that I know that has a greater chance of hitting an animal opposed to a human if you're stuck on a...
  11. Getting away from the boob toob myself... Video...

    Getting away from the boob toob myself... Video games and TV shows don't give me anything at the end of the day besides stealing my time so I've taken steps to only have the net and use the net for...
  12. Not too sure of the area myself but have you...

    Not too sure of the area myself but have you considered aquaponics?

    Might be more effort and materials in the initial set up and water might be an issue to find but once everything's in place you...
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    I was about to suggest a rock slinger myself,...

    I was about to suggest a rock slinger myself, Allot of people don't give them as much merit but considering you're supposed to use heavier ammo in them opposed to a sling they can do quite a bit of...
  14. Thread: Hi from Canada

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    Welcome from Ontario.

    Welcome from Ontario.
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    Welcome to the boards from On, Canada.

    Welcome to the boards from On, Canada.
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    Fist semi auto was an SKS and the second one was...

    Fist semi auto was an SKS and the second one was an SVT40.

    Up in Canada they were talking about banning both because the far left "thought they looked scary" so I rushed out and bought one of...
  17. Thread: Beech tree sap

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    Little FFT an old timer I used to know showed me...

    Little FFT an old timer I used to know showed me how to use sumac stalks to make spires out of to tap maple trees. You basically cut lengths out of the stalk and push out the pith in the center with...
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    Got a bunch of 30-30 cast lead rounds, If it's in...

    Got a bunch of 30-30 cast lead rounds, If it's in a deer when I butcher it chances are I can melt it back down and make another round. As for finding lead on the go if there's a bunch of abandoned...
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    SHTF happens to some people all the time... I'm...

    SHTF happens to some people all the time... I'm unemployed right ATM so it's definitely hit the fan for me for the time being.

    I'm currently using my time off to try to get my AZ truck licence and...
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    tundrabadger I'm actually between Ottawa and...

    tundrabadger I'm actually between Ottawa and Kingston in a one road town... Think Sharbot Lake but more lost in the woods.

    I travel allot both to Ottawa and Kingston though and it's just easier...
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    Thanks for the welcome folks. Holding to learn...

    Thanks for the welcome folks.

    Holding to learn from you lads and lasses and give as much as I take if n at all possible.

    Also for any Canadians around these parts I'm an Ontario local near...
  22. Thread: Road Trip Guns

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    Looks like I forgot to put one up, Should be up...

    Looks like I forgot to put one up, Should be up there by now though.

    As for Canada and our laws and freedoms people are starting to take note, The people cry out that guns are bad are starting to...
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    Hello From Across Canada

    Was just informed of this tradition and although I'm a little late I thought I'd drop in and say hi.

    Your Approximate Age
    31

    Your Gender
    Male

    Your Geographic Location
    Across Canada
  24. Thread: Road Trip Guns

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    DSJohnson no disrespect meant on my end, I'm...

    DSJohnson no disrespect meant on my end, I'm trying to be as respectful as I can because I'm know I'm the new cat in the ally but I don't like getting jumped on. All the same I'm holding my tongue...
  25. Thread: Road Trip Guns

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    I'm in Canada... Chances of a handgun showing up...

    I'm in Canada... Chances of a handgun showing up are slim and I'm using what I'm legally allowed to use. Feel free to grief a guy for using what he has to do what he can if a situation ever came up....
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