Author Archives: Phil

Ray Carter

I didn’t know Ray well. Heck, I’d only met him a handful of times. But he was a good guy. I first met him during the fight to keep the city government of Seattle from banning concealed carry on city … Continue reading

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Do you have cable?

I’m sure the ropes will be plenty strong enough for you. I’m planning on building a new porch for the hizzie in the not too distant future. Our current one is as old as the house and leans. I’m not … Continue reading

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Hulked Out

So, I think I’ve finally figured out why I’ve been absent of late. It took Kevin Baker’s “Last Uberpost” for me to figure it out. But first, a little side step: Near the end of the Avenger’s movie, Bruce Banner … Continue reading

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(Almost) Internet Famous

So you all might remember a couple summers ago when I was building table out of car part odds & ends & tools & such. Well, it seems someone liked them so much they decided to try and claim credit … Continue reading

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Never another happy day

I recently went to hang out with my sister for an afternoon. During this time we got to chatting and somehow fell upon the topic of Star Wars. She’s an enthusiastic nerd about these films, so we probably got there … Continue reading

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Still Alive

Just barely. Between a late return from Boomershoot and an early start to work the next morning, and the morning after that, I haven’t even had a chance to unpack completely. Never mind about cleaning the rifles. I’ve already decided … Continue reading

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The Time of Gathering Draws Near

The RNS Blogging Crew is approaching assembly at their personal shrine to the Holy High-Speed Projectile. Dave is heading West, David is heading North and I am not going anywhere until Friday but am set for David’s arrival today and … Continue reading

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How Draining

We’re still working on the bumper rails for the Starbucks warehouse, and in fact will be working on them up through the first week or so of May, but last week the architect sent over another couple sets of plans … Continue reading

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Are you experienced?

Does anyone passing through here have any experience with the Upper Nisqually Sportsmen’s Club? Scott and I are looking for a club to join. I like the distance they have for the rifle range and their assortment of weekend matches, … Continue reading

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More Silver

Why yes, I did have naughty thoughts at work last week. All I could think of was threading and baffles and end caps, oh my.  

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