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  1. Hawk INvasion

    They've been in my backyard all winter, watching the bird feeder very closely. Ok, maybe no Redtails, but some kind of hawk.
  2. OMG! What a joke

    The thing to remember about corporate taxes is, while these taxes make the Collectivists happy, the retail consumer eventually pays all taxes. I know it's impossible for .gov, but reducing spending could help. I know that's how I manage my household.
  3. OMG! What a joke

    I'm sure you're putting your money where your mouth is: Donate to the Treasury
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  5. Tournament First

    Even if lightning doesn't kill you, it usually screws a guy up pretty badly. No fish is worth that.
  6. Or you could get a non-resident Florida permit, which ND honors. The FL permit is good in many, many states. (Only thing that would be better is if you were a vehemently anti-gun mayor of SF, like say, Diane Feinstein. Of course, commoners are too inept and stupid to defend themselves with a handgun but DiFi is good to go.)
  7. Same here but frankly I don't believe it's enough. Fortunately good training isn't hard to come by.
  8. Terrova issue

    I think trying a different pedal will tell you a lot.
  9. Whatever you do, seek more training. NRA Basic Pistol is a good start. A good defensive handgun class with a good trainer is a must IMHO. Knowing how to shoot is great but knowing WHEN is even more important. It's a massive responsibility. Treat it that way. And my advice goes,for EVERYONE who carries.
  10. Did I Over React - Part 2

    Eventually Darwin's going to step in there.
  11. Not sure about the 27 but on the 520 anyway, there's a menu option for "sonar source." You can pick which xducer you want to use there, local or otherwise.
  12. I won't carry a .22 LR because of reliability issues. Rimfire ammo misfires too much IMHO. Good stuff, like CCI mini-mags are generally reliable but I'm happier with CF ammo in general. The carry gun is supposed to be comforting, not comfortable.
  13. Revos are great BUT it takes some doing to shoot both accurately and quickly with a DA revo, particularly a snubbie. But yes, in competent hands, revos can certainly do the job. That's true of any hardware though, isn't it?
  14. Another Lowrance H2oc problem...

    Dirty contacts? The pins in the adapter are spring loaded. I'd ensure they move freely and everything is clean. Doesn't take much to stop 3.5 vdc.
  15. My LGC 2000 puck crapped out. I replaced it with the 4000 even though the HDS8 was doing wonderfully. Also have an h20c and lots of maps in the boat as well. I like redundancy. (and I don't want to get lost on LOTW.)