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  Topic: Breech clout question
Joshuway

Replies: 5
Views: 5148

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Mon May 01, 2017 9:00 am   Subject: Breech clout question
Silk handkerchief. Try it once and you'll never need to try anything else.
  Topic: Hello
Joshuway

Replies: 6
Views: 10139

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Mon Apr 04, 2016 5:00 pm   Subject: Hello
Ask away! Keep 'er alive!
  Topic: Hunting sword and baldric
Joshuway

Replies: 2
Views: 3763

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Wed Aug 20, 2014 4:48 pm   Subject: Hunting sword and baldric
VERY nice!
  Topic: Horn Care Question
Joshuway

Replies: 5
Views: 6488

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Sun Apr 06, 2014 7:34 pm   Subject: Horn Care Question
Folks;
My primary powder horn was made by my Dad way back in 1995, so, math tells me that it's 19 years old. However, it was still in what I thought was great shape and worked just fine up until a co ...
  Topic: Canoeing the Wabash
Joshuway

Replies: 1
Views: 3688

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Fri Jul 19, 2013 3:56 am   Subject: Canoeing the Wabash
Have any of you folks ever navigated any of the lower Wabash in a canoe? I'm planning an excursion for 2014 and am soliciting opinions. Thanks!
  Topic: 18th Century English Bottles
Joshuway

Replies: 1
Views: 3146

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Sun Apr 14, 2013 2:26 pm   Subject: 18th Century English Bottles
Can anyone point me in the direction of someone who makes/sells mid-18th century glass English bottles such as the kind termed "mallet" bottles?
  Topic: 2013 Bledsoe's Fort Colonial Fair
Joshuway

Replies: 2
Views: 3448

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Tue Jan 08, 2013 5:08 pm   Subject: 2013 Bledsoe's Fort Colonial Fair
Having done the trip, IIRC it's about 4-5 hours. Not bad at all, beautiful country!
  Topic: Stupid question about PORTMANTEAU's
Joshuway

Replies: 13
Views: 14077

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Tue Jan 08, 2013 8:15 am   Subject: Stupid question about PORTMANTEAU's
I believe you can find some of General Washington's online. Not sure of the size but they don't look too small, and I concur that they would have served as a type of valise.
  Topic: 2 Belt knives
Joshuway

Replies: 1
Views: 3542

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Tue Sep 25, 2012 7:34 pm   Subject: 2 Belt knives
After years of carrying one big knife with multiple uses, and after years of carrying one big and one small knife for multiple chores, the last few years I've carried one medium sized trade knife (one ...
  Topic: Back country navigation poll.
Joshuway

Replies: 6
Views: 4786

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Wed Jul 04, 2012 7:59 am   Subject: Back country navigation poll.
I carry a compass but find myself seldom using it. Along with what Mike said above, I do a LOT of what we, in the Army, call "map recon"; I study maps of the area I plan to scout for days b ...
  Topic: Blue River Canoe Scout AAR with pictures!
Joshuway

Replies: 4
Views: 7009

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Tue Jun 19, 2012 5:19 pm   Subject: Blue River Canoe Scout AAR with pictures!
Pit;
I doubt that my canoe will be fixed by then, but give me a "heads up" and maybe I'll be able to accompany you!
  Topic: Blue River Canoe Scout AAR with pictures!
Joshuway

Replies: 4
Views: 7009

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Mon Jun 18, 2012 8:38 pm   Subject: Blue River Canoe Scout AAR with pictures!
Greetings from the captain and crew of the SS Colander, here with a report on the lower 20 miles of the beautiful Blue River in southern Indiana!

Well, it was neither the easy float I kind ...
  Topic: Blue River Scout CHANGE Now All by Water!
Joshuway

Replies: 17
Views: 16055

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Fri Jun 15, 2012 11:05 am   Subject: FINAL POST WITH MEET-UP TIMES AND DIRECTIONS!
Folks;
Scouted the drive route today, and what I got from Google Maps worked just fine. Here it is:

From Corydon take IN Hwy 62 West and take a RIGHT onto Harrison Springs Road. Fol ...
  Topic: Blue River Scout CHANGE Now All by Water!
Joshuway

Replies: 17
Views: 16055

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Wed Jun 13, 2012 5:57 pm   Subject: Blue River Scout CHANGE Now All by Water!
Pit;
I am looking forward to shooting some rapids on the northern part, it will be my first time with anything remotely fast. As for the Ohio, not sure if I'm ready for that, yet!
But it's ...
  Topic: Blue River Scout CHANGE Now All by Water!
Joshuway

Replies: 17
Views: 16055

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Mon Jun 11, 2012 5:09 pm   Subject: Blue River Scout CHANGE Now All by Water!
We are now up to 4 participants (at least) and 3 vessels, with a good weather outlook. We're near a flotilla and will be having a small rifle frolic when we camp; invite is still open!
 
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