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Showing most liked content since 08/13/2017 in all areas

  1. 3 points
    Duffman

    New "Good Morning" thread

    Had to suffer and cook my own meal last weekend while in bachelor mode. Ribeye with fresh caramelized peppers and onions from the garden.
  2. 3 points
    Duffman

    New "Good Morning" thread

    The old lady said the other day she hasn't made chicken parmesan in years. Yes.....it was as good as it looks.
  3. 2 points
    bobberineyes

    New "Good Morning" thread

    That's a great chicken recipe duff, but that steak n corn get my vote!!
  4. 2 points
    minky

    Swap meet

    A guy can never have to many decoys!
  5. 2 points
    RebelSS

    New "Good Morning" thread

    "HSO" ..... Huge Smurf Organization"? Isn't that called "the Union?"
  6. 2 points
    Trying to source a vent cap for a Empire DV-215 and I was shocked that they wanted $75 for this little flimsy part. I went to Menard's and they have plenty of them for under 15$ but they need both intake and exhaust which they don't have. What is everyone else using? In the big picture it's peanuts, however if I can save a little I will. Sorry for the double pic, not sure what happened.
  7. 2 points
    smurfy

    2017 Gardens

    Few more jars I filled today!!! Hope the rims pass inspection!!
  8. 2 points
    LHarris

    Len 2017 Photos

  9. 2 points
    rkhinrichs

    North Shore Steel

    Here is the steelhead I caught this spring!! Had some others on but never got them in!
  10. 1 point
    RebelSS

    New "Good Morning" thread

    Because it was about a decade ago I was on that goofy end of town. I knew it. Now yer gonna waste time fooling around with that souse-o-matic on that poor corn, when two ears in the 'wave, in a covered glass dish with some water for around 3 minutes comes out perfectly delicious.
  11. 1 point
    RebelSS

    New "Good Morning" thread

    Unicorns and rainbows and ungowa songs?!? Del, STAY OUTTA THE MUSHROOMS!!!!!! Better hop on over to Sleeper's farm trucks at the south SA, by John Hardee's south. (Across the street...) their corn is GREAT.
  12. 1 point
    Has anyone tried using a picnic basket?
  13. 1 point
    minky

    Your number 1 bear bait of all time?

    Going to bait tomorrow with fryer grease, bread, dog food, cherry frosting, peanut butter, soft candies, raw white sugar, and popcorn. I am throwing everything at them tomorrow, hopefully the bears like the variety!
  14. 1 point
    me too!!!!!!!!!!!! archery season starts oct. 1 down here. usually hear a few gobbles on the roost early in the season if its still warm got my fall firearm tag but gotta pick up an over the counter archery tag
  15. 1 point
    smurfy

    New "Good Morning" thread

    just trying to bring some life to HSO!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  16. 1 point
    RebelSS

    New "Good Morning" thread

    "What happens in da crib, stays in da crib".
  17. 1 point
    leech~~

    New "Good Morning" thread

    Ya, what he does in his Crib is his bizz!
  18. 1 point
    RebelSS

    Grass Drags and Swap meets 2017

    Haydays are great!!! Bet ya could find a nosecone and jet engine there to put on that sleigh, so ya could launch yerself over the M'ssippi.
  19. 1 point
    leech~~

    New "Good Morning" thread

    Oh the usual. Bot-ching about Trump and burning non-believers at the stake!
  20. 1 point
    monstermoose78

    Grass Drags and Swap meets 2017

    Never been to the outlaw grass drags and it's 3 miles from my house. How is it?
  21. 1 point
    JOHNBIGDOG

    Dozer issues

    I don't think your "clutch" is a dry clutch like in a manual transmission in a car or truck but a wet clutch like in an automatic transmission. The clutch is drenched in oil and fluid pressure aplies and releases the clutch. So in theory if there is no fluid pressure there is no coupling between the tracks and the engine. This is just a quick Google search of your dozers drive system. If it's broke it's broke. Putting oil in it and a new filter is not going to make it worse. Fix the wire charge the battery and see what happens. Remember that most oil filters have a bypass built in so if pressure increases beyond a point you'll just get unfiltered oil. Tipicly the oil filter is not crushed though. Darn them "sticks" slash small trees.
  22. 1 point
    BoxMN

    Stiff steering

    I know this is late, I just logged on for first time in a long time. The nut should be loose. Hope you found the fix.
  23. 1 point
    monstermoose78

    Otter fishhouse

    I am Trying to get em guys but help me out by letting me know when ya see em
  24. 1 point
    Hoyt4

    Turkey talk and a little strutting

    Yep boys are always ready. You will see some strutting all year even gobbling in the morning still. I've called some in during October strutting and gobbling. Sure nice to hear when in stand.
  25. 1 point
    That a sweet house you built, you have done your homework well. we need to talk soon. later
  26. 1 point
    Billy G

    Otter fishhouse

    Um well when I buy minnows from the bait shop I put them in a little cooler I have but thanks for the tip.
  27. 1 point
    Walleyehooker

    Dozer issues

    I would check the battery first. Reconnect the wire and charge the battery and fill it with oil. My guess it drained the battery and quit. Hopefully for you
  28. 1 point
    Walleyehooker

    Dozer issues

    If the wire was not connected it probably wore down the battery and wasn't charging. If it did seize up you would have probably heard noise before it shut down. Does it have a temp gauge or an automatic shut down. Did it have oil on the dip stick and how much do you think ran out
  29. 1 point
    Hard to say, depends on your fishing habits, do you need a full recharge during the day? Fishing multiple days in a row, or will you fish once and let it charge through out the week? I haven't seen enough in use to recommend one over the other but from the hip on what you are planning I would look at something similar to this. Decent reviews and probably 40-70 AH return per day depending on usage. Pair it with two 6v batteries from sams and they would probably get you through the weekend no problem without a charge. Really a dice game without knowing exact usage. You could either spend more on batteries and downsize solar or spend more on the panel and downsize the battery. Nice thing is if you wind up with to small of a panel you can usually add on easy enough. https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01MZ5G6ZT/ref=asc_df_B01MZ5G6ZT5122196/?tag=hyprod-20&creative=394997&creativeASIN=B01MZ5G6ZT&linkCode=df0&hvadid=198107824285&hvpos=1o1&hvnetw=g&hvrand=504219979223539835&hvpone=&hvptwo=&hvqmt=&hvdev=c&hvdvcmdl=&hvlocint=&hvlocphy=9019558&hvtargid=pla-319377150930
  30. 1 point
    Realistically measure your payback time. Your usage would be on the very low end which is good for you because you wouldn't need as much but I could see you needing a 100 dollar panel, a 30-50 dollar controller and 1-200 worth of battery(s). That being said, portable lights will be a lot cheaper for you for a loooooooong time, but whats the cost of forgetting batteries during a hot bite? Priceless...
  31. 1 point
    MJ1657

    Wisconsin Public Deer Hunting

    Deer numbers are real good. We saw a few bucks last year in stand. Lots of does and fawns. I settled on a nice mature doe last year. We hunt MN as well and had meat in the freezer so we are selective.
  32. 1 point
    btupy

    Wisconsin Public Deer Hunting

    How are the deer numbers in that area? I don't trophy hunt so I'm not looking for any monsters, but a few deer to pick from would be nice. I'm used to hunting in the south metro where the bucks don't have a chance to become bigger than a small 6-pointer.
  33. 1 point
    I may be misreading the question but solar lights still require a battery. The solar power is used to charge the battery then run the lights. I would run 14-16 to the lights, and 12-14 to the fan. For how cheap wiring is in comparison to the rest of the build I beefed ours up in a few spots just in case I ever wanted to run anything that took a little more juice. Batteries really depend on how you use them. You could get many years off a cheap marine battery if you dont run it low and charge it every day. We just upgraded to two 6v batteries from sams for about 180. I think its about 200AH, that will get us comfortable through a day, but we run a furnace, plenty of light and a TV/Satellite, so we run the generator every day to top off. Looking back at your comment, by battery powered LED's did you mean portable lights that run off AA type batteries?
  34. 1 point
    If you're using LED lights, 16 gauge should be more than enough. I'm assuming it would be plenty for the ceiling fan as well, but you may want to use 14 gauge because I'm not 100% on that. If you're running a furnace in there, I think the manual on mine said to run 12 gauge wire to it, but I don't remember for sure. I used 14 gauge for all of my 12v outlets. The main thing to remember is to use the correct fuse for the wire size you are using.
  35. 1 point
    leech~~

    2017 Gardens

    May your beans and pickles stay crispy!
  36. 1 point
    OK, I talked to the neighbor who recently had a drilled well installed at his seasonal cabin, two doors down from mine. His contractor installed a drain valve, gate type, about 10 feet down the casing that can be operated by a rod that extends near the top of the casing. The rod is accessed by removing the cover of the casing. Opening the valve allows all the water to drain back into the well from the pipe between the well and the pressure tank.
  37. 1 point
    bobberineyes

    Pork belly

    You referring to the burnt ends moon lake? Ours turned out tasting almost like ribs, don't get wrong they were good but I'll stick to makin bacon out of the bellies. Not sure what a # of bacon is worth in the store, it doesn't matter I'll stick to doing my own slabs, more tastier, more better and more importantly more funner .
  38. 1 point
    LHarris

    Len 2017 Photos

  39. 1 point