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by Lance Coleman
Sat Dec 04, 2010 6:51 pm
Forum: The Gunsmiths Workbench
Topic: Attempt at fancying up a Bobcat barrel! Finished w/ Pics
Replies: 30
Views: 24806

Re: Attempt at fancying up a Bobcat barrel! Finished w/ Pics

dadgum I been gone too long!! that looks great!! Just wish I would abeen here to save you a bit of that elbow grease girl! (sorry) And yes Caps right. they'll darken a bit with age..... even under tung they'll darken a bit......... but oooo. they darken to such a fine, well adorned patina that it ju...
by Lance Coleman
Thu Oct 21, 2010 6:51 pm
Forum: TradRag Den - General Discussion
Topic: the rumors are not true
Replies: 12
Views: 3225

Re: the rumors are not true

robert n leeper wrote:lance, werk is a four letter werd here. welcome back anyhoo

bubba
Tell me about it brother! and this full moon has had the crazies out in full force! I been hearin A-L-O-T of 4 letter words!
by Lance Coleman
Tue Oct 19, 2010 7:24 pm
Forum: Traditional Muzzleloaders
Topic: hey cap! gotta nother winter project
Replies: 8
Views: 2385

Re: hey cap! gotta nother winter project

eeeewwwww!! That looks plumb yukky cap!! Tell ya what. since me an you are buds I'll do you a favor. send me that down here that way ya won;t grow any hairs in ya palm bro.

Thats shaaaarp!! YOu start with a stock blank or a pre inlett job on that one?
by Lance Coleman
Mon Oct 18, 2010 12:26 pm
Forum: TradRag Den - General Discussion
Topic: the rumors are not true
Replies: 12
Views: 3225

Re: the rumors are not true

Ya got that right Eddie. But I do really like the new line of work. Since times have gotten to where I can't fall back on my carpentry back ground and keep busy, I decided to fall back on my military back ground and just switch lanes completely mid life :D Jerry, Only saw like 3 the entire bow seaso...
by Lance Coleman
Mon Oct 18, 2010 12:23 pm
Forum: Traditional Muzzleloaders
Topic: hey cap! gotta nother winter project
Replies: 8
Views: 2385

Re: hey cap! gotta nother winter project

no........ need to look that up. short as this lil gun is thats what I was thinkin about doing. gotta get this bore checked and all first.. outside the rifle looked pristine. man was the bore ever cruddy though.
by Lance Coleman
Mon Oct 18, 2010 12:21 pm
Forum: Traditional Muzzleloaders
Topic: Update for Captchee on Custom .54
Replies: 7
Views: 2370

Re: Update for Captchee on Custom .54

hadda bassakwards moment there for a second :oops: . thats what I meant. :mrgreen:
by Lance Coleman
Mon Oct 18, 2010 7:42 am
Forum: Traditional Harvest
Topic: even blind hogs find acorns
Replies: 1
Views: 1002

even blind hogs find acorns

shew!! man!! my huntin time has been cut like 85%!! And I drew a total blank the entire length of bow season. what few times I managed to go I only saw 3 deer from stand and all were too far away. fortunately the opening weekend of smoke pole on the mt. was good to me. And yes thats ol rags the rifl...
by Lance Coleman
Mon Oct 18, 2010 7:27 am
Forum: Traditional Muzzleloaders
Topic: hey cap! gotta nother winter project
Replies: 8
Views: 2385

hey cap! gotta nother winter project

Hey Cap! how ya been buddy?? I fenagled my way in to a refinished CVA squirrel rifle. lil gun looks great! who ever finished it did a real good job. but it's too shiny new lookin.... once I get these new shift hours sorted and figured I think I'll "antique" her a bit. Gonna need some pointers as I go.
by Lance Coleman
Mon Oct 18, 2010 7:25 am
Forum: Traditional Muzzleloaders
Topic: Update for Captchee on Custom .54
Replies: 7
Views: 2370

Re: Update for Captchee on Custom .54

hey cap... didla file his front site down any??
by Lance Coleman
Mon Oct 18, 2010 7:23 am
Forum: TradRag Den - General Discussion
Topic: the rumors are not true
Replies: 12
Views: 3225

the rumors are not true

No they are not. I am not dead!! I am infact alive! The new job has just had me jumping through hoops and turning circles and I'm just now getting used to these new shift hours. barely had any time to hunt much less get online........

But I've missed you guys!
by Lance Coleman
Wed Sep 15, 2010 7:07 am
Forum: Traditional Archery
Topic: Wanna meet "Trav"...?
Replies: 221
Views: 123410

Re: Wanna meet "Trav"...?

I reckon there's now an opening for Trav fellas. With everything thats going on in life right now. The changing of careers and training and such I barely have time to turn around or even hunt with my own bows these days. I'm going to have to reluctantly give my spot with Trav away and let someone el...
by Lance Coleman
Sun Jul 25, 2010 8:43 am
Forum: Traditional Archery
Topic: crazy arrows
Replies: 15
Views: 3513

Re: crazy arrows

Night Wing wrote:With a lot of the pertinent info missing, I'm guessing the 2219s are way too stiff.
x2
by Lance Coleman
Wed Jul 21, 2010 5:01 pm
Forum: Traditional Archery
Topic: Seasonal Decissions
Replies: 14
Views: 2864

Re: Seasonal Decissions

I'm not nearly as bad about decisions a month out from season. usually 2 months before season my minds pretty much made up. of course lotsa things change the WEEK before season. but them usually aint decisions. they more like. delimmas!
by Lance Coleman
Fri Jun 18, 2010 7:12 am
Forum: Traditional Archery
Topic: Your next bow?
Replies: 84
Views: 14506

Re: Your next bow?

I'm not for sure what I'm going to name it. but it's my latest longbow. #51@28 That equates to #54 at my draw. Sounds funny but I'm not into "brand Name Bows" I'm happy pullin what I have. http://i780.photobucket.com/albums/yy86/sticbow/First%20Hog/BeforeEasterhunt008.jpg BTW wolf man. thatsa purdy...
by Lance Coleman
Fri Jun 18, 2010 7:11 am
Forum: Traditional Archery
Topic: Your next bow?
Replies: 84
Views: 14506

Re: Your next bow?

I got the new bow itch....... but I can't scratch it. Couple reasons why. it's for a classy mild R/D longbow (aint picked a maker yet) And I'm a recurve shooter so buyin a longbow doesn't make sense. The other reasons is bowyers want sumpin I aint got.. MONEY! lol!
by Lance Coleman
Thu May 06, 2010 11:03 am
Forum: Traditional Archery
Topic: Abbott longbows 2010 PICTURE ADDED
Replies: 41
Views: 20516

Re: Abbott longbows 2010 PICTURE ADDED

varmint101 wrote:I don't know anything about you Steve, but those longbows look nice!
I can't remember when I saw my first color "abbott longbows" brochure. But it was a LONG time ago. I've wanted one ever since. Never head an ill word about the bows or the man..... If Work ever pics back up?? I'll own one.
by Lance Coleman
Sun May 02, 2010 2:07 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Gawgia Slam
Replies: 4
Views: 2913

Re: Gawgia Slam

I've caught a few brookies out of the Soque in the 14-16" range. They were stocked in there 10 or so years back. But my absolute best brookie trophy was caught up in the mountains at an undisclosed location. It's where two creeks cross through the same valley running opposite directions but come wit...
by Lance Coleman
Fri Apr 30, 2010 11:45 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Gawgia Slam
Replies: 4
Views: 2913

Gawgia Slam

Aint have no werk today. Woke up to find the wife in the kitchen. I says, what are you doin here and not at work?? She says "I'm off today as well... whatcha doing?" I said, gonna go try and get some reference pics of trout for taxidermy, wanna go??" 'Sure! so long as we can get some for the grill."...
by Lance Coleman
Fri Apr 30, 2010 11:38 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Black Bass
Replies: 7
Views: 4201

Re: Black Bass

NOPE! I "fish" fer trout.. I HUNT black bass....... shoal bass, small mouths, and spots.. I aproach them in a totally different manner. And I love it.
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by Lance Coleman
Tue Apr 20, 2010 7:43 pm
Forum: The Gunsmiths Workbench
Topic: Building from a parts assembly
Replies: 67
Views: 52984

Re: Building from a parts assembly

That reminds me. What was/is it you use to get that reddish deep hue? It's coco bean and brown analine dyes isn't it??
by Lance Coleman
Mon Apr 19, 2010 7:54 pm
Forum: Traditional Archery
Topic: Draw length and bow length
Replies: 13
Views: 2741

Re: Draw length and bow length

I've shot about every super short and sooped up and short bow on the market. That said I shoot longer bows better. Gots pretty much no use for any recurve less than 62" and when a longbow goes beneath 64" it belongs to someone else. I shot 58" recurves for years........... until I shot a 60 and then...
by Lance Coleman
Sat Apr 17, 2010 7:58 pm
Forum: The Gunsmiths Workbench
Topic: Building from a parts assembly
Replies: 67
Views: 52984

Re: Building from a parts assembly

If it don't suit Bryan Cap it can come live wid me!!I
by Lance Coleman
Fri Apr 16, 2010 3:56 pm
Forum: Traditional Archery
Topic: Wanna meet "Trav"...?
Replies: 221
Views: 123410

Re: Wanna meet "Trav"...?

October huh?? man thats deer season!! Sure hope the lil guys not allergic to deer fur. Cuz if he shows up here in Oct?? He's gonna getta mouth full of it.

What else is Oct?? OH! thats when I go down to Horse Creek to hunt with Carter and Chris in the swamps.
by Lance Coleman
Fri Apr 16, 2010 6:25 am
Forum: Knives, Hawks, Axes, & Hatchets
Topic: First knife this year
Replies: 8
Views: 2725

Re: First knife this year

Dunno Iffens you want me to "test" a Knife OP ol Buddy. I have a few that I do just baby a bit. Like my pig stickers. the only thing they cut is through the sides of hogs. But most my knives?? Well lets just say they like the rest of my gear. I use the tar out of em. I have a Ken Onion Leak Kershaw ...
by Lance Coleman
Tue Apr 13, 2010 8:01 pm
Forum: Knives, Hawks, Axes, & Hatchets
Topic: First knife this year
Replies: 8
Views: 2725

Re: First knife this year

One of these days OP me and you can swap swindle fenagle until I got one of yer blades on my belt.
by Lance Coleman
Mon Apr 12, 2010 6:40 pm
Forum: Traditional Muzzleloaders
Topic: flintlock kit finished
Replies: 15
Views: 6213

Re: flintlock kit finished

For a first shootin with her that looks great! I know all rifles are different but I settled in on 85grs of 3F real BP with mine and filed my front site down between shots until I got her where I wanted her (Lyman gives ya plenty tall fronts to file on) I use walmart pilla tickin and a lil bees wax ...
by Lance Coleman
Thu Apr 08, 2010 8:44 pm
Forum: TradRag Den - General Discussion
Topic: New TradRag Hat and Long sleeve t-shirt
Replies: 15
Views: 3791

Re: New TradRag Hat

Daddy likes. PMin you for a shippin address.
by Lance Coleman
Thu Apr 08, 2010 8:40 pm
Forum: Traditional Archery
Topic: What should we do to grow trad. archery/bowhunting-
Replies: 36
Views: 6238

Re: What should we do to grow trad. archery/bowhunting-

BENZY!! http://www.freesmileys.org/smileys/smiley-signs060.gif How the heck are ya bro? Yes sir I still like the lil GM and get along with it juuust peachey. Been lookin/thinkin off having hot Rod get me another set of limbs. maybe a bit more sooped up or sumpin for it. But it's gotta limb bolt hole...
by Lance Coleman
Thu Apr 08, 2010 5:47 pm
Forum: Traditional Archery
Topic: What should we do to grow trad. archery/bowhunting-
Replies: 36
Views: 6238

Re: What should we do to grow trad. archery/bowhunting-

Bryan, People always ask me how come I always say that cellphone is in my pocket but I have to call back after getting a message in the evenings?? I say because there's a certain point in time during the day that I am done talking, done working, done with this, done with that, and the rest of the ev...