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    That’s right. Mesa
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    ARE camper shell

    ARE camper shell. Was taken off of a 2001 Chevy 1/2 ton. Shell dimensions are 81”x70.5”. $600
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    ARE camper shell

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    Interesting finds

    How about a giant trap in the desert? Movie prop?
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    Where's the Beef? Here! FS

    If you still need someone, I’m down for a 1/4.
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    Swarovski 2x doubler

    The doubler has a small scratch on the body, but lenses are fine Doubler - $200
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    Tumbler Media

    Try the rcbs tuffnut with rouge. It leaves your brass very shiny and even easier to clean the next time. You don't need shiny brass, but it looks nice!!
  11. Be as quiet as possible on your way into the stand (dont slam your truck door), keep the wind in your face, don't move during the stand. I have seen a lot of people swing their head side to side looking for animals during the stand. I try to keep my head still, watching in the direction that I feel is the likeliest for an animal to approach. When I do turn my head to have a look around, I move very slowly. I actually stand up on most of my stands now, I can see much better. I stand or sit inside a tree and try to have the sun at my back, but wind is the key factor for stand location. Washes and thick vegetation seem to give best results for me. When I am by myself I usually call something in 2 or 3 times per 5 stands. When I am with someone it drops to about 1 out of every 5 or 6 stands. Stands at first light seem to be best. Also, if you plan on keeping any fur the 22-250 will destroy the pelt. My experience with the vmax is that it leaves huge holes and is not fur friendly at all.
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    Reloading press

    For rifle I would stick to a singlestage, I use a forster single stage. Consistency equals accuracy, progressive presses are great, but aren't nearly as consistent. All of my handgun ammo, with exception of .223, I load on a 550. Even though I use my dillon to load .223 I still do several steps on a single stage first, like sizing, trimming, chamfer, and debur. Then I use the dillon to prime, drop powder, seat a bullet and crimp. Of course you can use a progressive for everything, but it does start to become a pain with rifle as you will need to trim the brass after sizing.
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    lion on my trail cam - question

    Some good info here.. http://www.talkshoe.com/talkshoe/web/talkCast.jsp?masterId=34247&cmd=tc
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    AR-15 for predator hunting

    If you want to keep fur, the only bullet I have had luck with in .223 is a spire point from hornady. The vmax leaves huge holes and wounded animals. I have moved on to a .17 Remington for all predator hunting, tiny hole, rarely an exit, and everything drops dead.
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    Minaska Outdoors AR-2 First Blood

    Nice! I can't wait to get out this year! Looks like a nice caller! I have killed more animals with my minaska callers than all of my other ones combined. One question though, has their customer service gotten any better? I really like what I have read and seen of their new callers but I am hesitant to order one.
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    Swarovski SLC 15x56 Adapater 100$

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    WTB swarovski 10x42 slc's

    If anyone wants to sell some slc's (non el) let me know.
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    WTB swarovski 10x42 slc's

    Still looking. Would really like to get my hands on some slc neu's.
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    Backpacks!!! Looking for some info

    Anyone use the outdoorsmans pack?
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    WTB: Dillon 9MM dies

    Looking for Dillon 9mm dies! Also interested in a conversion kit for the 550 too. I would be willing to trade powder or primers for the dies too! Thanks!!
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    New EOTECH 512.A65 sold

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    RRA Elite Operator 2 - AR15 sold

    Rifle is sold! Thanks
  23. Rock River Arms LAR-15 Elite Operator 2 rifle, .223/5.56 NATO chamber. Forged A4 Upper Receiver. 16 inch 1:9 twist Chrome Moly Barrel with tactical muzzle break. Two stage RRA trigger with winter trigger guard. Chrome bolt. Ergo Suregrip pistol grip. RRA operator CAR stock, RRA Midlength free float half quad handguard with full upper rail, Flip Front Sight Gas Block, 2-30 round magazines, RRA hard case, Manual. INCLUDES RRA Dominator2 EoTech Mount. Gun is like new - just taken out and cleaned