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by OLDGUNNER1
Mon Nov 04, 2019 9:01 am
Forum: Fun Facts and Trivia
Topic: SOME THOUGHTS ON ACCURACY & OTHERS
Replies: 486
Views: 124105

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RAMBLING TRIVIA - A sweet little girl...
by OLDGUNNER1
Mon Nov 04, 2019 7:33 am
Forum: Fun Facts and Trivia
Topic: SOME THOUGHTS ON ACCURACY & OTHERS
Replies: 486
Views: 124105

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JUST MORE TRIVIA... https://www.bing.com/images/search?view=detailV2&id=FA0ADD9707784B1680949408BB04D66EB6969AE9&thid=OIP.bNrZB-pwXiWXWlTyr9vWUgHaFj&exph=2448&expw=3264&q=Quartzsite+Arizona&selectedindex=371&ajaxhist=0&vt=0&eim=1,2,6&sim=11&ccid=bNrZB%2Bpw&simid=608000878223494129&mediaurl=https%3A%...
by OLDGUNNER1
Fri Nov 01, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: Fun Facts and Trivia
Topic: SOME THOUGHTS ON ACCURACY & OTHERS
Replies: 486
Views: 124105

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NON TRIVIAL TRIVIA STUPIDITY -- Stupidity is here to stay, we can’t get away from it. It’s here, it’s there, it’s everywhere. One could write forever of it in every area of life. Just this morning I was reminded of this on the news...We are to set our clocks back an hour this Sunday. Yes, there are ...
by OLDGUNNER1
Sat Oct 26, 2019 11:37 pm
Forum: Fun Facts and Trivia
Topic: SOME THOUGHTS ON ACCURACY & OTHERS
Replies: 486
Views: 124105

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TRIVIA - -Why not...https://www.bing.com/images/search?q=rebar+knife+blade&qpvt=rebar+knife+blade&FORM=IGRE A regular knife maker calls rebar a garbage steel...BUT, there is a grade of rebar that is 1% carbon and 1% is considered an ideal carbon content for a knife blade...and one doesn’t need a ful...
by OLDGUNNER1
Sat Oct 26, 2019 10:59 pm
Forum: Fun Facts and Trivia
Topic: SOME THOUGHTS ON ACCURACY & OTHERS
Replies: 486
Views: 124105

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DSC_0052.JPG DSC_0005.JPG TRIVIA -- A selfie 15 years ago of my better half and me before I lost 40 pounds. It was a Xmas picture. She is such a good cook. And she and my exwife are the best of friends. And one of her apple trees that she babies - just today she picked about the 5th bushel from the...
by OLDGUNNER1
Sat Oct 26, 2019 6:59 pm
Forum: Fun Facts and Trivia
Topic: SOME THOUGHTS ON ACCURACY & OTHERS
Replies: 486
Views: 124105

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DSC_0013.JPG LOCAL TRIVIA - - Local Elk season...Again they call it hunting...The state sells them...Nonresident, bulls for 660.00 and 495.00 for cows. Resident license is 53.00. Some play a little game here, they see just how close they can get to an elk. The ultimate is that they can touch them b...
by OLDGUNNER1
Fri Oct 25, 2019 10:45 pm
Forum: Fun Facts and Trivia
Topic: SOME THOUGHTS ON ACCURACY & OTHERS
Replies: 486
Views: 124105

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NOT TRIVIAL – Yes, way off topic but NOT Trivial....I was just reminded of this because of a five day stay in the hospital because of my fault. I have a bad habit of walking around in the house in my stocking feet and out on our deck. I stepped on something that punctured the bottom of a foot. It ju...
by OLDGUNNER1
Tue Oct 22, 2019 3:00 pm
Forum: Fun Facts and Trivia
Topic: SOME THOUGHTS ON ACCURACY & OTHERS
Replies: 486
Views: 124105

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TRIVIA CONTINUED --- Let me just add this to my narrative of Black Powder. These are just my opinions and in no way meant to be any kind of authority, with emphasis. I have no idea just why and how the idea of the willow wood was accepted as an ideal wood for making Black Powder charcoal. Though I c...
by OLDGUNNER1
Mon Oct 21, 2019 5:10 pm
Forum: Fun Facts and Trivia
Topic: SOME THOUGHTS ON ACCURACY & OTHERS
Replies: 486
Views: 124105

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DSC_0001.JPG DSC_0006.JPG DSC_0009.JPG DSC_0012.JPG TRIVIA - - For What It’s Worth... Out of the Box...Apple Charcoal for making Black Powder... Wood Sugar – the kind of sugar in the wood sap and plant fiber...Xylose, C5H10O5. Table Sugar – Sucrose, C12H22O11, the kind of sugar in regular sugar can...
by OLDGUNNER1
Sat Oct 19, 2019 3:59 pm
Forum: Fun Facts and Trivia
Topic: SOME THOUGHTS ON ACCURACY & OTHERS
Replies: 486
Views: 124105

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Trivia .... For what it’s worth... If I were wanting to buy some more old fire arms which I have done in the past....I would have the C&R License, just pick out a small old retirement town and check in with the local Chief of Police and tell him what you have in mind, and just drive around the older...
by OLDGUNNER1
Sun Sep 29, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: Fun Facts and Trivia
Topic: SOME THOUGHTS ON ACCURACY & OTHERS
Replies: 486
Views: 124105

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DSC_0010.JPG TRIVIA - She is 14 years old and loves to run – she can run along with the car at 25 mph. I can only attribute this to the Glucosamine. She is an old timer that doesn’t know it..with the grey eyebrows. A big difference between her and me, I know it. For what it’s worth...to a pet dog.....
by OLDGUNNER1
Sat Sep 28, 2019 6:57 am
Forum: Fun Facts and Trivia
Topic: SOME THOUGHTS ON ACCURACY & OTHERS
Replies: 486
Views: 124105

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DSC_0002.JPG TRIVIA -- Remember when I said that I had an encounter with some deadly Red Coral. Apparently all Red Coral in not dangerous, just some, or most...???? But this is a picture of the type that I touched off of a Palau Island while on a dive tour there. And then 'after' the first dive, th...
by OLDGUNNER1
Fri Sep 27, 2019 10:01 am
Forum: Fun Facts and Trivia
Topic: SOME THOUGHTS ON ACCURACY & OTHERS
Replies: 486
Views: 124105

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Scan.BMP.jpg TRIVIA -- One of the times was the very night after I took this picture. I had a room mate who was a Navy Ensign and the OIC of a Marine Forward Observer Team...I just went with them one time. The Navy Coxswain of the landing craft hit the sand bottom and we had to wade in to the beach...
by OLDGUNNER1
Fri Sep 27, 2019 9:05 am
Forum: Fun Facts and Trivia
Topic: SOME THOUGHTS ON ACCURACY & OTHERS
Replies: 486
Views: 124105

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TRIVIA --

Yep. and I resemble that remark only I hain’t dead yet...came close to it more than once. This is the other Korean Ribbon that I had. The reason that I mentioned it, I was watching an old rerun of MASH and Radar was wearing one.
by OLDGUNNER1
Thu Sep 26, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: Fun Facts and Trivia
Topic: SOME THOUGHTS ON ACCURACY & OTHERS
Replies: 486
Views: 124105

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TRIVIA -

Does anyone else here have this Campaign Ribbon?

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