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Old 12-23-2013, 03:43 AM   #26416
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There's no foolin this bunch!

NEXT Sunday is the military service rifle competition.
I wanna go, but haven't shot the AR or the M1 since we last entered.
My AR needs sight work, but I also got an M1 carbine and put together an 03-A3 and you can shoot those if you like. I have fairly close zeros and ammo for all 3...>(Carbine, Garand, '03)
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Old 12-23-2013, 05:24 AM   #26417
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I'll be riding HLC 27,28,29 There will be some Wankers up from South Florida. RV and camping. Sounds like it might get extended to the 1 st. Finally a New Years Tradition to look forward to!
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We could just hand out flyers.

I not educate you. I know you. You are ever bit as intelligent as the rest of us... I wrote that because I was bored. .
Good to hear from you guys. Lots going on since the Trot.

Things will calm down in a few months and we can get back to dirt riding.

Things are looking good for a January 1, 2014 ride to start the year off right.

Lets see,

There is the last ride of the year on Monday Dec 30 and then I guess I will travel to HLC on the 31st and welcome in the new year and ride on the 1st.

sounds like a plan.
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Old 12-23-2013, 07:41 AM   #26418
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Deer are dumb. They have A.D.D. and quickly learn to ignore predators that motolocate. Unless they see a dude on foot, they simply lose a little posterior ballast and stop chewing long enough to find another meadow, and usually wander back as if they left their keys. They don't write a will, recite Chicken Little or slice their ankles when disturbed.
Hunters might thank us for actually teaching the damn deer tolerance.
Deer roll their eyes, and don't contemplate things like... "Why the hell is this dufuss off the blacktop?" .... or "Geezuss eh Christ he needs to re-pack his exhaust!!" Few southeastern hunters have ever glassed western plains from a mesa as thundering sand rails blister the fire-breaks, or descending semis flip their Jake-brakes. The deer, (or Ibex, Oryx, antelope, elk, mulies, etc) hear and see the same crap every day... occasionally they run under the bed, but one of them farts and says "Look a squirrel" and they're back in aisle thirteen chowing down on acorns and persimmons. Hell a SMART hunter would triangulate the dead zones near the center of our ovals and wait for the vacillating herds of deer stampeding to evade the orange hordes.
Prima donna hunters who actually believe we reduce their odds of bagging their quarry are dumber than the deer.

Well said!!
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Old 12-23-2013, 08:07 AM   #26419
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I'll be there. My practice schedule at HLC will be 11 and 25 January if anyone wants to go/meet up.

May also do the Tallassee, AL but it's a bit further.

http://www.seraracing.com/harescramble.htm
I'll keep in touch, but would like to try to go with 25 Jan. Just for fun.
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Old 12-23-2013, 09:27 AM   #26420
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Old 12-23-2013, 09:32 AM   #26421
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Welcome Back!

Glad you made it safe and sound.

Cant wait to hear all about it.

Merry Christmas back at you!
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Old 12-23-2013, 09:51 AM   #26422
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Thanks Vic. What are you using to edit video? I made a last minute decision to get a Gopro before I left, thinking I would use it for time lapse photos, unfortunately, it will take a few pics and shut off and the pics it did take have magenta stripes through them, seems to take video ok though.
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Old 12-23-2013, 09:55 AM   #26423
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My new practice schedule will include the 1st.

On the 11th HLC is closed for this, http://shanewatts.com/schools-2/upcoming-classes/

Hatch said good things about the school during campfire chat at the Trot.

I'm signed up!
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Old 12-23-2013, 10:00 AM   #26424
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Old 12-23-2013, 10:50 AM   #26425
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Merry Christmas all!


Baja was a blast.







Beautiful!
Post more pictures /comments when you can!
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Old 12-23-2013, 01:56 PM   #26426
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Thanks Vic. What are you using to edit video? I made a last minute decision to get a Gopro before I left, thinking I would use it for time lapse photos, unfortunately, it will take a few pics and shut off and the pics it did take have magenta stripes through them, seems to take video ok though.
I use the Window Moviemaker that comes with Windows 7. Works good for me and was free on my computer.

The fact that the kickstand was UP in one pic impressed me.
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Old 12-23-2013, 02:37 PM   #26427
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Merry Christmas all!


Baja was a blast.

Wow

Just wow

Lookin forward to more pics!
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Old 12-23-2013, 06:06 PM   #26428
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^^ That looks like a rock or something.
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Old 12-23-2013, 06:08 PM   #26429
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I think I need to check my underwear after that one.
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Old 12-23-2013, 07:02 PM   #26430
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On the 11th HLC is closed for this, http://shanewatts.com/schools-2/upcoming-classes/

Hatch said good things about the school during campfire chat at the Trot.

I'm signed up!
Check your PM, I tried to send you a link but it outsmarted me.
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