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by Poggins
Thu Mar 10, 2016 3:36 pm
Forum: OJAM
Topic: Ojam XII Volunteers needed
Replies: 7
Views: 2343

Re: Ojam XII Volunteers needed

I was going to do a demo on peeping paddlefish skins if I can come up with a couple , I nee to make a call and see if they got any for me , not sure I'll have time go go catch one this weekend .
by Poggins
Thu Mar 10, 2016 3:29 pm
Forum: Craftsmanship and Smithing
Topic: Cable Damascus knife
Replies: 4
Views: 2091

Re: Cable Damascus knife

I will have it with ma as well as a couple more , I haven't put a handle on them yet ( been working on some draw knives ) , I did this one the other day .t
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by Poggins
Fri Feb 26, 2016 4:43 pm
Forum: Craftsmanship and Smithing
Topic: Cable Damascus knife
Replies: 4
Views: 2091

Cable Damascus knife

I built a forge last fall and have been playing around with it some , well until it got too dry out and the fire danger went up . I forge welded some cable and made a knife with a peace of it , I was going to wait until I got a good belt sander but decided to use my brother's for now , I etched it l...
by Poggins
Wed Feb 24, 2016 1:55 pm
Forum: TradRag Den - General Discussion
Topic: Aloha All
Replies: 5
Views: 2316

Re: Aloha All

Hello Mark , I've not been on here much lately ether , well not logged in but have visited a few times . Took 20 minutes of trying my password ( typed it in right the first time but didn't work so I tried it a different way then some others and tried it the same as the first time and it worked ) but...
by Poggins
Tue Feb 02, 2016 9:53 pm
Forum: Oklahoma Selfbow Society - OJAM
Topic: 2016 OSS bow trade
Replies: 26
Views: 10301

Re: 2016 OSS bow trade

Yes I know it's getting down to the wire for this bow trade but I've got my trade bow shooting , hit my specks also , still have some finish work and make a slightly shorter string , made two strings and still ended up short but the second fit but with a brace height of just under 7" , was hoping it...
by Poggins
Tue Jan 26, 2016 7:53 pm
Forum: Oklahoma Selfbow Society - OJAM
Topic: OJAM XII
Replies: 28
Views: 15499

Re: OJAM XII

Sorry I haven't been here lately Zeek . My father has taken over management of a scrap yard a couple months ago about the time scrap prices fell , the previous manager didn't keep the scrap moving and set on a lot of it that was bought at higher prices . If they would have ran the yard right there w...
by Poggins
Sat Jan 16, 2016 5:36 am
Forum: Oklahoma Selfbow Society - OJAM
Topic: 2016 OSS bow trade
Replies: 26
Views: 10301

Re: 2016 OSS bow trade

Looking good !

I see those Mollies are becoming popular, almost as popular as that Kentucky Coffee wood LOL .
I may have to come up with something new next year .
by Poggins
Sat Jan 16, 2016 5:30 am
Forum: TradRag Den - General Discussion
Topic: What did you do today 2016?
Replies: 80
Views: 45187

Re: What did you do today 2016?

Sorry I hadn't been on here in a while , been busy lately , out tonight on surveillance. I had 34 hours in at work on Wen so I took off 6 hours and helped my dad out at the scrap yard , 10 hours Thurs and 9 hours Fri , got the text to report to work at midnight this morning so I did manage to get ab...
by Poggins
Mon Nov 16, 2015 5:25 pm
Forum: Trailcam Pics
Topic: Front yard buck
Replies: 0
Views: 836

Front yard buck

My brother got a pic of the buck that was in my front yard a couple weeks ago , I had already used my muzzle loader tag and tried to stalk him with a bow but couldn't close the gap .
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by Poggins
Mon Oct 12, 2015 9:02 pm
Forum: Oklahoma Selfbow Society - OJAM
Topic: 2016 OSS bow trade
Replies: 26
Views: 10301

Re: 2016 OSS bow trade

Nice Ralph!
Here is where I'm at so far , yep another mollie bow , got the back ring chased bow laid out and cut out all in one afternoon , just starting to bend just a little , helped my father the rest of the weekend so I haven't had a chance to get back to this one .
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by Poggins
Fri Oct 09, 2015 9:37 pm
Forum: Oklahoma Selfbow Society - OJAM
Topic: 2016 OSS bow trade
Replies: 26
Views: 10301

2016 OSS bow trade

Figured I'd get this started . I've received my specs for the bow build and after getting out of the woods this morning I chanced a ring on an Osage stave , layed the bow out and cut it out , I could probably get it to a short string in a short time with a belt sander . I'm still going to get a coup...
by Poggins
Fri Oct 09, 2015 9:26 pm
Forum: Oklahoma Selfbow Society - OJAM
Topic: Virtual Check Station- Check your game here.
Replies: 18
Views: 7816

Re: Virtual Check Station- Check your game here.

Ralph , if you want to experience what it's like to stalk a group of pigs try letting a group of 20 or so turkeys get just out of bow range then try ang stalk them , they are about the same , there is always one or two with their heads up , any movement and they are gone , plus you have to play the ...
by Poggins
Tue Oct 06, 2015 6:03 pm
Forum: Oklahoma Selfbow Society - OJAM
Topic: Virtual Check Station- Check your game here.
Replies: 18
Views: 7816

Re: Virtual Check Station- Check your game here.

Well there should have been a pig on the arrow but this little tree jumped in between me and the pig , I did split it though .
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by Poggins
Tue Sep 22, 2015 11:03 pm
Forum: Oklahoma Selfbow Society - OJAM
Topic: Oklahoma Wildlife Expo 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 6174

Re: Oklahoma Wildlife Expo 2015

I'll be there Sat/Sun , may be there Friday, we are going to replace some damaged guard rail on the southbound exit ramp at the city at midnight , depends on how tiered I am , I may just come on up and catch a nap on the hay bails .
by Poggins
Tue Sep 22, 2015 10:58 pm
Forum: Oklahoma Selfbow Society - OJAM
Topic: Work Projects for Expo
Replies: 5
Views: 2512

Re: Work Projects for Expo

I have a couple peaces of Orange wood I need to work on , two are sister staves , one will be a mollie and the other may be a recurve or long bow .
by Poggins
Fri Sep 18, 2015 6:10 pm
Forum: Oklahoma Selfbow Society - OJAM
Topic: Here We GO 2015.
Replies: 2
Views: 1343

Re: Here We GO 2015.

Dang Ralph , you have a good two week jump on us folks down south .
I guess Dianne isn't cooking up any of those squirrels .
by Poggins
Sat Sep 12, 2015 11:30 pm
Forum: Oklahoma Selfbow Society - OJAM
Topic: Prayer Request For Mary Ann Cooke
Replies: 6
Views: 2071

Re: Prayer Request For Mary Ann Cooke

Prayers for Mary and John .
by Poggins
Thu Aug 27, 2015 8:36 pm
Forum: TradRag Den - General Discussion
Topic: It Won't Be Hot Forever!!
Replies: 4
Views: 1789

Re: It Won't Be Hot Forever!!

I don't see any snow in your pic Ralph , I see a big overtime check in the mail or comp time to use in the spring , bring it on ! Besides if it snows first of the week during deer season then when we get the roads clear and our 49 hours in we have the rest of the week to hunt , I like hunting in the...
by Poggins
Mon Aug 24, 2015 8:22 pm
Forum: Oklahoma Selfbow Society - OJAM
Topic: Leo Scores First
Replies: 21
Views: 7810

Re: Leo Scores First

We want the berries they were picking while they were not seing any bear , I'm sure they picked some , we want Canadian blue :rolf: berries .
by Poggins
Mon Aug 24, 2015 11:22 am
Forum: Oklahoma Selfbow Society - OJAM
Topic: Leo Scores First
Replies: 21
Views: 7810

Re: Leo Scores First

Thought that might be why they haven't posted any pics or stories .
by Poggins
Mon Aug 24, 2015 9:31 am
Forum: Oklahoma Selfbow Society - OJAM
Topic: Leo Scores First
Replies: 21
Views: 7810

Re: Leo Scores First

I saw a remark from Doug on FB that the group got three , he said there was a bumper crop of blueberries this year .
by Poggins
Wed Aug 12, 2015 11:17 am
Forum: TradRag Den - General Discussion
Topic: What did you do today 2015
Replies: 182
Views: 76013

Re: What did you do today 2015

I had planed in going with them but decided I'd wait till my place is paid off first , maybe in two years I'll be heading up with them and you can bet I ain't waiting for no trophy bear , if its leagal it'll be coming home with me . Still been picking elderberries every evening in ny way home after ...
by Poggins
Sun Aug 09, 2015 12:13 pm
Forum: Oklahoma Selfbow Society - OJAM
Topic: Hey-WAKE UP OUT THERE
Replies: 14
Views: 6153

Re: Hey-WAKE UP OUT THERE

It is a nice little lake ( rough in a kayak if the skiers are out) , the owner of a sporting store/pawn shop is putting on some kind of outdoor event and asked Tim if some of the OSS members could come out and set up for the day , been thinking and I might put some copperhead skins on my mollie bow ...
by Poggins
Sat Aug 08, 2015 5:44 pm
Forum: TradRag Den - General Discussion
Topic: What did you do today 2015
Replies: 182
Views: 76013

Re: What did you do today 2015

Dennis, glad the bees got saved , not sure what is going on around my place but its all I can do to keep the 2 hives I have left going , sorry everyone but it may be a couple years before I can supply honey, I may have to start all over and maybe in a.new location , I'm going to get these bees on ne...
by Poggins
Sat Aug 08, 2015 5:28 pm
Forum: Oklahoma Selfbow Society - OJAM
Topic: Hey-WAKE UP OUT THERE
Replies: 14
Views: 6153

Re: Hey-WAKE UP OUT THERE

Sorry Ralph , I drowned my phone a couple weeks ago on our last fishing trip and have my old phone going till.I get a new one in , this old phone is very slow and the signal isn't very good. We've been crack sealing the last couple of weeks and I've been too wore out and hot to work on anything. Tim...
by Poggins
Thu Jul 09, 2015 9:39 pm
Forum: Oklahoma Selfbow Society - OJAM
Topic: Prayers for Mikee's Mom
Replies: 6
Views: 1799

Re: Prayers for Mikee's Mom

Prayers going up here .
by Poggins
Tue Jun 30, 2015 11:22 am
Forum: TradRag Den - General Discussion
Topic: What did you do today 2015
Replies: 182
Views: 76013

Re: What did you do today 2015

John , I use wild rose and dogwood for my shafts , I have to straighten them every once in a while but for short distances they work great . I'm going to try some salt cedar soon .
by Poggins
Sun Jun 28, 2015 8:19 pm
Forum: TradRag Den - General Discussion
Topic: What did you do today 2015
Replies: 182
Views: 76013

Re: What did you do today 2015

Went to the river yesterday bu only caught two this time , a 30# and a 18# but they'll help fill up that empty shelf in the freezer , a couple more nice sized flats and I'll be ready for hunting season . Worked on a dodge truck for my dad till it got hot then went and picked blackberries , there is ...
by Poggins
Mon Jun 22, 2015 11:34 am
Forum: Oklahoma Selfbow Society - OJAM
Topic: Rendezvous 2015 in The Books
Replies: 21
Views: 8449

Re: Rendezvous 2015 in The Books

To all those who said thanks for the fish you're welcome , I hope you enjoyed eating them as much as I did catching them . We did not get to the Kentucky Coffee tree wood this weekend , maybe we can tackle it at the wildlife expo later . Yes Ralph , we did have nice weather , got a little warm but w...
by Poggins
Wed Jun 17, 2015 2:02 am
Forum: Oklahoma Selfbow Society - OJAM
Topic: Fish fry Potluck Saturday @ Rendezvous
Replies: 7
Views: 2944

Re: Fish fry Potluck Saturday @ Rendezvous

I think I've got Jason covered on the fish , biggest is 51# and the second biggest is 42#.
I've got a lot of work ahea of me and may need more freezer bags .
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