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C.J. Voelkel

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Wed Jul 27

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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 7:05 AM

Re: The AR-15 is the musket of its era

Wouldn't a shotgun be even more versatile?

I would agree with that, me. With a 12-gauge pump gun, you can kill anything on the North American continent from doves to moose and/or brown bears using the appropriate shells. Besides [more]

Thu Jul 21

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voelkels replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 12:38 PM

Re: Got a new weber grill

I could barely get mine going tonight! (using the dull normal pyramid method)

I did not have lighter fluid. It took forever to get it going w/ just paper (junk mail).


Don’t waste your time with trying to light your charcoal [more]

Tue Jul 19

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voelkels replied to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 5:39 PM

Re: Like a God

When we were first married, my wife treated me like a Greek god.

Burnt offerings 3 meals a day.
;-(

C.J.V. - now-a-daze I do all the cookin, me

Fri Jul 15

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voelkels replied to the Gardening and Landscaping board. 8:13 AM

Re: magnolia scale

It is probably not the same exact insect but I have one Japanese magnolia that gets infested with scale almost every year. The insect is a small lemon-yellow button about the size of a pencil eraser that infests the tender ends of the branches. I [more]

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voelkels replied to the Gardening and Landscaping board. 7:30 AM

Re: winter composting

How do you handle compost over the winter, especially when there's snow? Should I just wait until spring to start the compost pile?

The best advice I can give you on composting and gardening in upper Michigan is to talk to the [more]

Sun Jul 10

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voelkels replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 8:09 AM

Re: New Trager grill

the recipe I used had too much soy sauce taste.

Different brands of soy sauce have different tastes and salt content. FWIW, I used Kikkoman regular soy sauce.
;-)

C.J.V. - got most of a new gallon can in the pantry and [more]

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voelkels replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 4:37 AM

Re: Hello to ALL

Happy belated birthday Blue.
;-)

C.J.V. - glad to hear that you are feeling better, me

Fri Jul 8

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voelkels posted to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 4:18 PM

On the Train

One evening somewhere between Chicago and New Orleans, a man was walking through the car and asked “Is there a Catholic priest here?” Since no one in the car said yes, he then walked into the next car. A couple of minutes later, the same man entered [more]

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voelkels replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 11:18 AM

Re: New Trager grill

what time and temperature does your plan call for?

I can’t give you an exact recipe or plan, me. I wrote this up about 15 years ago;
BEEF JERKY

16 oz (1 pint) liquid (apple juice, water, etc.)
4 teaspoons
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voelkels replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 6:49 AM

Re: New Trager grill

Tried some beef jerky, but need to find a different brine recipe (good old Google will help)

Back about 30 years ago, I used to make a mean beast jerky in my ECB to smoke and electric oven to dry. If you wants, I can give you my [more]

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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 5:52 AM

Re: 3 U of TX Professors Sue to Keep Guns Off Campus

Funny that you rarely see these lawsuits in a place like Jersey, but rather in TX where almost everyone carries a gun everywhere.

Axe-u-lee, not that many people in Texas carry guns in my experience. Besides that, UT is the mostly [more]

Sun Jul 3

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voelkels replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 2:57 PM

Re: Ceiling Fans

I'm considering installing a ceiling fan with the aim of circulating air around my bedroom.

Back in 1981, while living in an apartment, I bought and installed a 42-inch ceiling fan in the bedroom. When we bought our palatial [more]

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voelkels posted to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 9:19 AM

OT: John Wayne Skit

See; http://boards.fool.com/ot-john-wayne-skit-32300685.aspx.
;-)

C.J.V. - recognized most of them, me

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voelkels replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 9:10 AM

Re: July 4th 2016

I’m playing the bachelor this 4th. I took DW to the airport on the 28th to fly up to Ohio so she can see #4 grandson play in a high school baseball tournament. I was having a problem with a gas leak in my gas grill. I put in a new 5-gallon propane [more]

Fri Jul 1

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voelkels posted to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 10:22 AM

OT: John Wayne Skit

I don’t know how well this will work but my cousin in Florida e-mailed this;
http://biggeekdad.com/2014/09/john-wayne-1970/#.VCHJXVfNNJ8..... If it do work, how many [more]

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voelkels replied to the Buying and Maintaining a Car board. 6:25 AM

Re: Mouse in car...

I would suggest Simple Solutions enzymatic cleaner for organics - generally used for cat and dog urine, blood, feces, etc. Works better than Nature's Miracle. See the Pet Lover's board . . .
And
You might also want to [more]

Thu Jun 30

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voelkels posted to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 5:11 AM

God Said to Adam . . .

God said, "Adam, I want you to do something for Me."

Adam said, "Gladly, Lord, what do You want me to do?"

God said, "Go down into that valley."

Adam said, "What's a [more]

Wed Jun 29

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voelkels posted to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 9:24 PM

Inside the Army’s Secret Warehouse

Stolen from the Fool’s Humor and Urban Legends Board;
See; http://boards.fool.com/super-secret-army-warehouse-32298808.... .
;-)

C.J.V. [more]

Sat Jun 25

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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 9:42 AM

Re: Germany theater .... real?

First it was 25 dead, then 20 wounded, heavily armed blah blah blah..

http://www.dw.com/en/officials-german-hostage-taker-had-no-r......

What is going
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Fri Jun 24

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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 7:05 AM

Re: Rifle & Pistol Club in NJ

I can see you doing that Cowboy Action shooting stuff. Get yerself a single action chrome six-shooter with a fancy belt holster and a lever action rifle and you'd be all set. Don't forget the Cowboy hat. ;)

No, I don’t see him [more]

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