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Old 03-28-2016, 10:40 PM   #51 (permalink)
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Anyone with in 1/4 mile.

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Old 03-28-2016, 10:46 PM   #52 (permalink)
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Quite the douchbag thing to do if there is anyone within 1 mile.
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Old 03-29-2016, 01:07 AM   #53 (permalink)
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Yeah in new mexico there would be about 0.8 people with in a mile of me at any given time.
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Good. Unlike here, where there is no such thing as The Boonies anymore.
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Old 03-29-2016, 12:47 PM   #55 (permalink)
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Yeah in new mexico there would be about 0.8 people with in a mile of me at any given time.
But the odds are good that that 0.8 of a person is a) armed, and b) there to enjoy peace & quiet.

It also means there are going to be no witnesses :-)
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Old 03-29-2016, 01:00 PM   #56 (permalink)
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Chances are that person with in one mile is a farmer, farm hand or dairy worker who has a coal rolling 4x4 ford or dodge diesel pickup with a straight pipe exhaust that is almost as loud.
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My sister bought an Accord with a fart can muffler. I always encouraged her to replace it--and to push the button when she set the hand brake.
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In the 1950s, on the Souhern Oregon coast, there was a guy that had a Chevy six with split manifold. My cousin said when he started up in the morning. they could hear it at the store 2 miles way.

Of course, in the 50s, I had conversations with my cousins in their yard, 3/8 mile away.
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Open pipes. I always consdered Harleys with such to be decent moving target practice in SHTF scenarios. Work out the kinks with 9.3 mm Brenneke solids.

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