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PostPosted: Mon Dec 04, 2017 11:41 am 
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:cry: :cry: :cry:

There is NO getting around it. I can tell myself that SMOEDAY I'll shoot the guns I have that will likely wreck my ears even MORE.

But ....yesterday..... I went out with my new 22 extra long barrel rifle and .....like an IDIOT..... decided to "SHOOT UP" ....just SMOE.... of the Hi Velocity 22 ell arrs I had.

My ears ARE that bad. Standard velocity 22....no prob.
Just add the MINISCULE difference of the extra 200 fps and the sound WILL get in enough to make my ears WAY worse.

Sooooooo....... after careful consideration, I have decided to ....SELL..... the damn guns I own that I am scared to shoot.

Damn.

Still debating on whether to sell the ammo, too. New CA.... law :mad: :mad: in effect Jan 1 will require ALL ammo sales to be through a dealer. With a $5 (initially) transfer fee.
AND..... I sorta consider ammo to be one of the BEST "barter" items if I need smoe Depends while out in the woods stalking commies, pinkos, and holding off the BATF agents.

So I'm charging my camera battery in prep for taking a LOT of pitchers.

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PostPosted: Mon Dec 04, 2017 12:20 pm 
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I bid $ 5


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 04, 2017 12:39 pm 
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I'll meet you in Taft for the exchange.


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 04, 2017 2:04 pm 
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Earlimart or Firebaugh is as far as I'll travel.


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 04, 2017 4:24 pm 
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DAMN! Them was fun. :D :D :D :D


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 04, 2017 4:32 pm 
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if you want to ship ammo via USPS, that would be illegal. But whistle:


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 04, 2017 6:46 pm 
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I won't sell the ammo til the guns are sold.

Just bein' cautious.

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PostPosted: Mon Dec 04, 2017 9:06 pm 
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Damnit Rollo. I never pay attention to this incessant ringing until you bring it up. :mad:


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 04, 2017 11:13 pm 
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I'd pay to get just the ringing back.
It's gone to plugged distortion now.
With ringing too.

Bad.


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PostPosted: Tue Dec 05, 2017 12:45 am 
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Rollo Tomassi wrote:
I'd pay to get just the ringing back.
It's gone to plugged distortion now.
With ringing too.

Bad.


Look at the bright side, the Livermore Wassail feast will be much quieter this year.


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PostPosted: Tue Dec 05, 2017 2:44 pm 
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Rollo Tomassi wrote:
I'd pay to get just the ringing back.
It's gone to plugged distortion now.
With ringing too.

Bad.

My doc at House ear clinic wrote a long script for a compounded Rx. Took it to my compounding pharmacist, he said this OTC product has 95% of what the doc wanted me to compound, and is a lot cheaper.

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PostPosted: Tue Dec 05, 2017 3:59 pm 
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The tinnitus is no longer the problem. Most likely is bone conduction through the cranial bone.

FUG!


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PostPosted: Tue Dec 05, 2017 6:02 pm 
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PostPosted: Tue Dec 05, 2017 9:42 pm 
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Rollo Tomassi wrote:
The tinnitus is no longer the problem. Most likely is bone conduction through the cranial bone.

FUG!

Friend's daughter had surgery for noise conducted through some artery in her ear, last month. Surgery made it worse.

Kaiser, San Francisco.


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PostPosted: Wed Dec 06, 2017 10:38 am 
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Rollo Tomassi wrote:

It's gone to plugged distortion now.

I had that too.

4 cortisone shots into the middle ear, over 8 weeks, made it better.


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PostPosted: Wed Dec 06, 2017 10:40 am 
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That cannot feel good.


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PostPosted: Wed Dec 06, 2017 11:09 am 
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BigMark wrote:
That cannot feel good.

No it doesn't.

Think how sensitive the inner ear is. Sharp pain during injection. You cannot move at all during injection. Sharp pain continues off and on for weeks afterwards due to 'assault' (injection) into inner ear.


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PostPosted: Wed Dec 06, 2017 1:09 pm 
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Maybe it's okay for smoebody who cleans their ears with an icepick. chin:


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