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by .45colt
Wed Mar 03, 2021 8:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Judge Jeanine...Gun Control
Replies: 9
Views: 172

Judge Jeanine...Gun Control

She speaks out and tells it like it is.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B0RVp6jlAos
by .45colt
Thu Feb 25, 2021 10:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: PRAYERS ANSWERED!
Replies: 15
Views: 219

Re: PRAYERS ANSWERED!

Done.
by .45colt
Wed Feb 24, 2021 10:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Welcomed a new Little Levergunner to the pack.
Replies: 11
Views: 146

Re: Welcomed a new Little Levergunner to the pack.

Your Life is going to change in a Big way now. Congrats.!! :D
by .45colt
Tue Feb 23, 2021 5:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Handgun shooters as we age.
Replies: 35
Views: 538

Re: Handgun shooters as we age.

I surprised My self a few weeks ago and took the Pedersoli 86/71 45-70 out and shot fifteen rounds offhand. 300 grn at 1900fps. A heavy Rifle. Had a ball shooting 1/2" holes thru some steel . haven't shot it since My eye surgery 7 years ago . Felt pretty good. everything handgun seems to be a big su...
by .45colt
Sat Feb 20, 2021 1:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Not your average Amadeo Rossi 92
Replies: 12
Views: 278

Re: Not your average Amadeo Rossi 92

That's a great job . You can really be proud of that one.!
by .45colt
Fri Feb 19, 2021 10:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 1892 small caliber to large caliber conversion
Replies: 17
Views: 346

Re: Winchester 1892 small caliber to large caliber conversion

Wow !! You have some serious skills . Looks like a Great job. have You shot it much ? Thank You for sharing. :D .
by .45colt
Thu Feb 18, 2021 1:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayer Request
Replies: 20
Views: 227

Re: Prayer Request

Prayers Up.
by .45colt
Wed Feb 17, 2021 7:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Government cannot solve everything
Replies: 36
Views: 543

Re: Government cannot solve everything

It is a shame how fragile life can be when people get used to having everything at a moments notice. suddenly No power , no lights ,Heat or running water. nothing on the shelves in the stores because everything is dependent on trucks that are stuck on interstates for hours in traffic. most have a ze...
by .45colt
Wed Feb 17, 2021 8:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rossi 92 project
Replies: 11
Views: 297

Re: Rossi 92 project

Should be pretty interesting to see how it works out. :) .
by .45colt
Wed Feb 17, 2021 8:46 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Big Mistake....
Replies: 2
Views: 69

Big Mistake....

Usually I only watch the news from Erie Pa , small town light hearted stuff . Made the mistake last night of turning on the evening news at 6:30 pm. they were showing the pictures of Houston with the downtown skyline all lit up and the surrounding parts of the city blacked out, people dying in there...
by .45colt
Tue Feb 16, 2021 11:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin website updated
Replies: 21
Views: 544

Re: Marlin website updated

I sure hope they can pull it off and build a top quality Gun. If they don't they wont have a prayer competing with Henry and their Excellent customer service. I have six JM Marlins but have wanted a 30-30 XLR for years. It is a good looking website. :D .
by .45colt
Mon Feb 15, 2021 5:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin 94 Stainless conundrum.
Replies: 22
Views: 444

Re: Marlin 94 Stainless conundrum.

I call that a "someday Gun"......I have a bunch of them , and I am to the point that someday is here. I don't have to go far to find them....if I can..... :) .
by .45colt
Mon Feb 15, 2021 5:29 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Rock star Dem DUI...............
Replies: 11
Views: 177

Re: Rock star Dem DUI...............

I am not attacking the Man or the fact He got a DUI , We are all Human.....The thing that aggravates Me to no end is that He is a vocal Dem and had He been a Republican voter/supporter the left media would have tied Him to the whipping post . it would have been ALL over the news. :twisted: .
by .45colt
Sat Feb 13, 2021 4:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My dad passed away
Replies: 39
Views: 469

Re: My dad passed away

Very sorry to hear this. Have to dwell on the Good Times . Prayers Up.
by .45colt
Fri Feb 12, 2021 10:25 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Rock star Dem DUI...............
Replies: 11
Views: 177

Rock star Dem DUI...............

Maybe I missed it in November but Mr. Springsteen was busted for DUI . just saw a small clip about it . I can only imagine what would have happened if He was a Republican voter. like a cover up.
by .45colt
Thu Feb 11, 2021 6:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ice on the San Gabriel
Replies: 27
Views: 408

Re: Ice on the San Gabriel

This artic air doesn't want to let up at all. Lake Erie is just about frozen over for the first time in several years. I have a wood/coal stove in the front room that hasn't been shut off for a few months. it's the place to be in My house. I think this morning it was 14* but no wind so it wasn't too...
by .45colt
Wed Feb 10, 2021 4:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What is the current view of US made Winchester AE 94's
Replies: 12
Views: 457

Re: What is the current view of US made Winchester AE 94's

I just put My experience and advice on the Lever guns forum to answer the questions You asked. Good Luck.
by .45colt
Wed Feb 10, 2021 4:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: It's been 40 years...
Replies: 12
Views: 254

Re: It's been 40 years...

I hear You loud and clear....40 years ago this week I was Married... and in December My Dad passed. what I wouldn't give to sit down with a Drink and listen to some stories about My people and the land I grew up on. It's a Tough Life.
by .45colt
Wed Feb 10, 2021 4:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tips for unfired, rough-functioning Winchester model 94's
Replies: 11
Views: 326

Re: Tips for unfired, rough-functioning Winchester model 94's

Fess , Welcome to Leverguns....I will "try" to keep this short and simple. I came to this forum 21 years ago with much the same questions You now have. After being away from most long guns for 15 years I bought a new Winchester USRAC .45 colt. 24" barrel... out of the box it was all I could ask for ...
by .45colt
Wed Feb 10, 2021 11:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things to Think About... (a little humor)
Replies: 7
Views: 220

Re: Things to Think About... (a little humor)

Excellent !!.. I think all apply equally Here , or will soon..................................... :shock: :lol: .
by .45colt
Sun Feb 07, 2021 10:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Well, that was dumb! Check your inventory guys.
Replies: 6
Views: 317

Re: Well, that was dumb! Check your inventory guys.

Yep it's a little crunchy out there today Jason. we are getting pretty good snow off of the Lake as it's still not completely frozen. I picked up a 50,000 btu kerosene torpedo heater for the garage. it's noisy but sure beats being cold. Pilot has the best clean kerosene I have ever used. We have jus...
by .45colt
Sun Feb 07, 2021 9:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: browning vs Henry and a winchester ??
Replies: 15
Views: 356

Re: browning vs Henry and a winchester ??

While I'm not crazy about the big bore Henrys as they always feel too heavy , last year I picked up a Henry youth model .22 so the grandkids have something to shoot. that little rifle is all I could ask for and there is really something to be said for Henrys customer service . I sent them an e-mail ...
by .45colt
Sun Feb 07, 2021 9:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Covid19 ?
Replies: 33
Views: 558

Re: Covid19 ?

Yikes !! I sure hope it's just some kind of the flu...Hope You feel better soon.
by .45colt
Sat Feb 06, 2021 12:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: elephant gun v pine box
Replies: 25
Views: 533

Re: elephant gun v pine box

Thirty years ago We had a Model 70 .458 Mag in the "Family" for several years. when loaded with heavy 45-70 type (1950fps)+ loads it was like a giant .22 and just fun to shoot . We had several boxes of factory 510 grain loads and I could only handle three shots at a time. One local store was trashin...
by .45colt
Sat Feb 06, 2021 12:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: All Doc Ajmd429's fault.......
Replies: 11
Views: 295

Re: All Doc Ajmd429's fault.......

" Post by 1894cfan » Fri Feb 05, 2021 7:34 pm PLEASE pardon me if I'm hijacking this thread, That being said, quite some time ago I had picked up a couple cases of CCI 550 spm primers and about 10 pounds of Vectan Ba10 (which is a bit faster than Bullseye). Since I don't use small pistol magnum pri...
by .45colt
Thu Feb 04, 2021 11:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: All Doc Ajmd429's fault.......
Replies: 11
Views: 295

All Doc Ajmd429's fault.......

Last month Doc posted about pellet guns...... years ago I wanted a quality , powerful spring powered one but there was always something else . with the current state of regular rim fire ammo or the lack of it His post got Me going and I dove in . I ended up ordering a RWS 350 Magnum .22 cal. I call ...
by .45colt
Thu Feb 04, 2021 10:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayer request update Feb 11.
Replies: 14
Views: 237

Re: Prayer request.

Prayers Up.
by .45colt
Wed Feb 03, 2021 9:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help identify front sight for Ruger 45 Colt Bisley
Replies: 11
Views: 305

Re: Help identify front sight for Ruger 45 Colt Bisley

There is a drawing of that sight in " Sixguns" by Keith page 107.
by .45colt
Wed Feb 03, 2021 9:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 12Ga LEVERGUN
Replies: 17
Views: 463

Re: 12Ga LEVERGUN

I don't know who makes them , probably in Turkey. some from Turkey can be good and some can be nightmares. the only Turkish Gun I would buy is a Tristar made by Armsan . Tristar has a five year warranty and when You call a real Live Human answers the phone and can answer questions . I have a Viper G...
by .45colt
Sun Jan 31, 2021 12:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Yuck
Replies: 8
Views: 258

Re: Yuck

Looks like a Winter Wonderland to Me. We had 20" here on Christmas and since we have a nice cover of about 4". much prefer it to mud. have a Great day. :D .
by .45colt
Sat Jan 30, 2021 5:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Something I made for my dad's 80th..
Replies: 8
Views: 235

Re: Something I made for my dad's 80th..

Awesome, Hope You are able to Celebrate.!!! :D .
by .45colt
Sat Jan 30, 2021 1:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Rossi acquisition
Replies: 13
Views: 373

Re: New Rossi acquisition

Very Nice !! We have one in .357 and another in 44-40 . I like them a lot and they are way better guns than a lot of the negative press they get from some. :D .
by .45colt
Fri Jan 29, 2021 5:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Update on John Taffin's wife .. 1/29/21
Replies: 6
Views: 273

Re: Update on John Taffin's wife .. 1/29/21

Great News , I have seen several people who had the same thing happen to them . Thank The Lord it was caught in time !! :D .
by .45colt
Fri Jan 29, 2021 9:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Move over 6.5..............
Replies: 9
Views: 338

Move over 6.5..............

Looking at the February Rifleman , Winchester is offering the ............................6.8 Western..................... :shock: :o another New round that can do it all better :roll: :roll: .... :lol: .
by .45colt
Fri Jan 29, 2021 9:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: UPDATE ON JOHN TAFFIN'S WIFE DOT
Replies: 11
Views: 608

Re: UPDATE ON JOHN TAFFIN'S WIFE DOT

Prayers Up.!
by .45colt
Thu Jan 28, 2021 2:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Gamekeeper Type of Day
Replies: 9
Views: 532

Re: A Gamekeeper Type of Day

:D . The Fox Squirrels here are having a tough time this week , only bout 2" of snow but in the low 20's till Sunday . lots of ice on the ground making it a big job to find acorns. The squirrels all year and the Hummingbirds in the summer sure make Me happy. Only another Dog ( Rat Terrier ) would ma...
by .45colt
Wed Jan 27, 2021 5:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My personal gun control story
Replies: 18
Views: 835

Re: My personal gun control story

Well ,Thank You for the answer to My question Gamekeeper. when I was about 8 years old the township I lived in in Ohio turned into a "city" , and banned the discharge of firearms. It was horrible for Me as I lived surrounded by farm land and there were ring neck pheasants , rabbits ,squirrels everyw...
by .45colt
Wed Jan 27, 2021 9:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My personal gun control story
Replies: 18
Views: 835

Re: My personal gun control story

Gamekeeper wrote ""At the time of the First World War Britain had very few gun laws but in the 20s fear of a Soviet style revolution started the restrictions on private citizens owning firearms "............ I wonder does the gun laws affect the wealthy and rich or do they get a free pass. ?
by .45colt
Sun Jan 24, 2021 8:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Medical Issues
Replies: 9
Views: 628

Re: Medical Issues

One extended Family member has been cutting meat since 1966....He has had gout and arthritis for years and has hands that look like lobster claws. He was working in non union shops for the last thirty+ years and has no pension. He gets up every day and goes to work somehow and laughs at his hand and...
by .45colt
Sat Jan 23, 2021 1:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Little Girl and Some Construction Workers
Replies: 8
Views: 474

Re: A Little Girl and Some Construction Workers

My Wife (Ms. Crabtree :twisted: ) even got a big Laugh from that yesterday . Thanks for the Help................................ :D .
by .45colt
Thu Jan 21, 2021 9:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: In Memory of Daisy Crockett
Replies: 21
Views: 741

Re: In Memory of Daisy Crockett

I put My last one down many years ago. My only advice is to get a puppy to fill the void....... :cry: ........ :) .
by .45colt
Thu Jan 21, 2021 7:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What the World Needs Now...... MORE OF PITCHY
Replies: 67
Views: 1076

Re: What the World Needs Now...... MORE OF PITCHY

If I was to light a candle for EVERY TIME Pitchy brightened My day Lake Erie would be on the evening news .............................Thank The Lord for Pitchy.
by .45colt
Thu Jan 21, 2021 11:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: From The Loading Bench
Replies: 8
Views: 347

Re: From The Loading Bench

Great "Reloading" information Thank You Jim . :D .
by .45colt
Wed Jan 20, 2021 11:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Levergun accuracy
Replies: 35
Views: 1320

Re: Levergun accuracy

The best five shots I ever had. shooting off a picnic table, My range in the woods is 110yards. still have a box & a half of the Remington ammo. before My eye problems..........................https://levergunscommunity.org/viewtopi ... 98#p429598
by .45colt
Tue Jan 19, 2021 8:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Covid blues
Replies: 7
Views: 285

Re: Covid blues

Yes it is Great to hear You are on the mend , it's a nasty bug for sure. We just learned yesterday of some extended Family both retired in PA who died from it recently. One day at a time.
by .45colt
Tue Jan 19, 2021 8:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Quarantine blues.
Replies: 7
Views: 462

Re: Quarantine blues.

That's about where My Wife is with everything around here.......She got a good laugh from that but I think it gave Her a big idea...... :shock: :lol: .
by .45colt
Sun Jan 17, 2021 1:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pellet Guns
Replies: 19
Views: 695

Re: Pellet Guns

Thanks for this thread Doc !. Got Me motivated to get My Sheridan blue streak .20cal I bought when I was 14 fixed. I re member plunking $37.00 of My hay money down on the counter of the hardware store . I put more than 1500 rnds thru it before I gave it to My Son. It's going on a trip Tuesday to be ...
by .45colt
Fri Jan 15, 2021 10:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Letting off a little steam.
Replies: 16
Views: 601

Re: Letting off a little steam.

If that doesn't make You feel like a Kid again there is no hope............................ :D :D :D .
by .45colt
Thu Jan 14, 2021 10:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: what are the odds?
Replies: 7
Views: 429

Re: what are the odds?

And meanwhile......during the riots and looting that went on in the big cities last year I saw hundreds of African Men armed to the teeth with AR's and shot guns and anything else they could find marching down the streets on the evening news. this is not a slam against them. but let Me tell everybod...