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    I've found the occasional stick mag in some back country huts I've stayed in :-)
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    Quote Originally Posted by kimjon View Post
    I've found the occasional stick mag in some back country huts I've stayed in :-)
    Way too much information
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    Quote Originally Posted by Gibo View Post
    Do you make canes for kids @EeeBees?
    Years ago when my dad would say to me "go get me a stick" I would get the most flimsey pathetic stick I could find. Because I knew what it was going to be used for.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 7mmwsm View Post
    Years ago when my dad would say to me "go get me a stick" I would get the most flimsey pathetic stick I could find. Because I knew what it was going to be used for.
    dad used to use the lump of rawhide off his pikau .or sometimes a switch from the front hedge!
    sheeiiit did the message get through arguably a bloody sight quicker than even the fastesdt broadband,as the whack then assorted howls would testify to!
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    ellllllllllllllllllllllllllll, ours was a nice whippy length of laurel...my eyes still water at the thought...weird thing is I do not remember doing anything that bad to warrant it...no, that's not true, I did accidentally hit the house cow with my arrow...double whammy...not only did I shoot her but I had to milk her as well...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Gibo View Post
    Do you make canes for kids @EeeBees?
    Sorry, @Gibo, we digress...!!!
    ...amitie, respect mutuel et amour...

    ...le beau et le bon, cela rime avec Breton!...

    C'est plus facile de juger un juge que de juger un chien!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by EeeBees View Post
    @puku, lancewood would be great...do you take the bark off...I am not familiar with the grain of lancewood...what I like about the hazel is that it is very strong but not too heavy...

    Hazel is good but I prefer the white glass fence peg with insulation tape handle. The best cure for stroppyness in cattle
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    Quote Originally Posted by EeeBees View Post
    Sorry, @Gibo, we digress...!!!
    No, this is exactly where i was going
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    ...le beau et le bon, cela rime avec Breton!...

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    Rich barstards and your sticks...we couldnt afford sticks so Dad had to work till his hands were the size of shovels and had skin like a basking shark to hit me with.
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    my dad used old split cane fly rod, I cut into 2 inch pieces and ...................................he had another one
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    Jug cord
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    And according to everything I've read lately, we should all have turned out to be psychopathic murderers.
    I mean being beaten and all.
    Any of you want to tell where the bodies are buried ?
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    He nui to ngaromanga, he iti to putanga.

    You depart with mighty boasts, but you come back having done little.
    Sounds like a typical hunting trip !

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    In my latest local newsletter a school has found time capsules outlining how corporal punishment was to be administered.


    Rule 3: Load a firearm only when ready to fire

    Chicken Intolerant.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gibo View Post
    Jug cord
    That's the one Gibbo.
    And at school the Nuns used a ruler across the knuckles.
    And the "Brothers " a big thick hunk of leather strap. [lets no go any further there.]
    Last edited by jakewire; 22-08-2015 at 04:53 PM.
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