Ad Astra's Recent Activity

  1. Ad Astra replied to the thread Shaving with Music ;-).

    The razors bring their own music ... AA

    Oct 16, 2018 at 6:30 AM
  2. Ad Astra replied to the thread Shaving with Music ;-).

    No, no! Must have "mindfulness." It's a Zen thing. In the quiet, in the concentration, there is a return to nothing - a place very hard...

    Oct 16, 2018 at 4:56 AM
  3. Ad Astra posted a new thread.

    Take my money! SA XDM 10mm

    Have you guys SEEN this!? The 10,000 round test, and review Clay at Guns America did? Only question is... Long slide or short? AA

    Forum: Shooting Sports and Firearms

    Oct 15, 2018 at 4:00 PM
  4. Ad Astra replied to the thread Internet-stupid cake: worked.

    I want to say Sprite, but I don't know ... can confirm wife tried and liked it. Baked the thing when she was out of town and extreme...

    Oct 15, 2018 at 12:04 PM
  5. Ad Astra replied to the thread Book Acquisition Disorder.

    Used to just be called a library ... but magazines pile up, and it causes me anguish to toss them. I do give them to neighbor, who then...

    Oct 15, 2018 at 11:55 AM
  6. Ad Astra replied to the thread Let's talk about POLO green.

    I have latest Polo Green iteration, and like it. My only comment is that people say the Belcam knock-off is close ... and I'd concur. AA

    Oct 15, 2018 at 11:52 AM
  7. Ad Astra replied to the thread Van Der Hagen Shave Butter?.

    1. It does work, but clogs a cart to a degree. Works OK/well with DE. I assume with a straight. 2. These greasy, non-lathering "creams"...

    Oct 15, 2018 at 10:59 AM
  8. Ad Astra replied to the thread What's your soap for today?.

    Hallows, of course! AA

    Oct 15, 2018 at 4:36 AM
  9. Ad Astra replied to the thread Electronic Sight for Pistols.

    Not yet, but heading that way ultimately. I can see front sight, rear and target - just not all at once. :001_unsur Choosing which to...

    Oct 14, 2018 at 3:31 PM
  10. Ad Astra replied to the thread Dior's Eau Sauvage and Sauvage... are they the same with only a name change?.

    Not a fan of the new one. The ambroxan note is a little much. Good in small amounts. AA

    Oct 14, 2018 at 8:06 AM
  11. Ad Astra replied to the thread What the Burn!.

    An individual having an allergic reaction to a particular soap is a frequent occurrence... Yet the vast majority do not, to any one. If...

    Oct 14, 2018 at 7:55 AM
  12. Ad Astra replied to the thread This is me not going overboard.

    This is just cool, of course. :a14: AA

    Oct 14, 2018 at 7:46 AM
  13. Ad Astra replied to the thread The delicate balance between DE razor and blade.

    1. Skill. 2. Blade. 3. Razor. That, is what shaves you. AA

    Oct 14, 2018 at 5:24 AM
  14. Ad Astra replied to the thread Adventures with the Air Arms S510 Ultimate Sporter.

    Rarely shoot my scoped Gamo, but saw a wasp nest way out of reach, and said why not. PTWACK! In the scope, a circular, explosive cloud...

    Oct 13, 2018 at 2:13 PM
  15. Ad Astra replied to the thread I did it. I hate you guys..

    MdC is great stuff, at least the Fougere I have is. Another perspective: sure, $70 is a lot for a soap. Alarm! But I probably bought...

    Oct 13, 2018 at 2:07 PM