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by .45colt
Tue Oct 20, 2020 12:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "The Years Have Been Good to Me..."
Replies: 5
Views: 141

Re: "The Years Have Been Good to Me..."

Arrrrrrrr.................................It's five o'clock somewhere. I think. :shock: :lol: .
by .45colt
Sun Oct 18, 2020 4:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dixon's Muzzleloader Shop
Replies: 8
Views: 205

Re: Dixon's Muzzleloader Shop

Cool , here in Ohio there is a similar shop been in Lodi forever. https://www.logcabinshop.com/
by .45colt
Thu Oct 15, 2020 11:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cool vintage carpet sweepers
Replies: 10
Views: 250

Re: Cool vintage carpet sweepers

Trip down memory lane... My Great Aunt had one at the Farm , I was about six years old and She past eighty . saw one used about everyday .
by .45colt
Thu Oct 15, 2020 11:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayer request (Update)
Replies: 22
Views: 571

Re: Prayer request (Update)

Great News ! Thanks for the update. :D .
by .45colt
Sun Oct 11, 2020 4:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sick Squirrel.....?
Replies: 7
Views: 221

Sick Squirrel.....?

Last week we had about a dozen Fox Squirrels in the yard every day, the Oak trees are dropping the acorns and it's like a supermarket for them. one mangy looking bugger wouldn't run away like the others and just let Me walk up to it. with the four Grandkids here all the time I dispatched it with the...
by .45colt
Sat Oct 10, 2020 12:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: a big day
Replies: 14
Views: 275

Re: a big day

Happy Birthday !! I hope You have a Great Day. :D .
by .45colt
Wed Oct 07, 2020 1:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Frankenstein Hepburn
Replies: 31
Views: 820

Re: My Frankenstein Hepburn

Thank You for taking Us along...... :D . Great Rifle.
by .45colt
Tue Oct 06, 2020 11:26 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Carjacker has a bad day....
Replies: 14
Views: 712

Re: Carjacker has a bad day....

Once the Black lives matter lawyers get ahold of this they will have a march, destroy the town, and sue the women who sprayed gas on him for a hate crime. now the taxpayers have to feed and house this poor misguided soul.........or they could ship him off to Chicago where He would fit right in. :sho...
by .45colt
Fri Oct 02, 2020 10:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: UPDATE ON PACO'S DAUGHTER 10/2/2020
Replies: 12
Views: 647

Re: UPDATE ON PACO'S DAUGHTER 10/2/2020

Awesome!!
by .45colt
Thu Oct 01, 2020 10:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayer request (Update)
Replies: 22
Views: 571

Re: Prayer request

Prayers Up.
by .45colt
Thu Oct 01, 2020 11:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rossi 1892 magazine hard to load
Replies: 2
Views: 171

Re: Rossi 1892 magazine hard to load

Five years ago I won a new in box "old stock" Rossi 44-40 on Gun broker at a give away price.it took Me along time but I finally ordered the action video and stainless magazine follower from Steve's Guns. when new it was a thumb buster to load more than a few rounds . first thing I did was replace t...
by .45colt
Thu Oct 01, 2020 9:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ruger Acquires Marlin - it is Official!
Replies: 12
Views: 562

Re: Ruger Acquires Marlin - it is Official!

This is the best possible outcome I could imagine. The Marlin Firearms might now return to some semblance of normal . :D .
by .45colt
Mon Sep 28, 2020 11:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Not An Ideal Way To Protest
Replies: 4
Views: 210

Re: Not An Ideal Way To Protest

Things prolly got pretty hot "south of the border."......................... :o :shock: :lol: .
by .45colt
Mon Sep 28, 2020 11:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Paco's Daughter Was Seriously Injured Last Week
Replies: 24
Views: 900

Re: Paco's Daughter Was Seriously Injured Last Week

Wow !... We never know when our Lives can change in an instant. Prayers Up for Her the Doctors and the Family.
by .45colt
Wed Sep 23, 2020 1:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: When This Virus Thing Is Over
Replies: 5
Views: 304

Re: When This Virus Thing Is Over

It drives My Wife Crazy but that is Me in picture #2. I don't like to be bothered..................... :shock: .
by .45colt
Wed Sep 23, 2020 12:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Panic Buying
Replies: 41
Views: 1023

Re: Panic Buying

The local wally world is 60 miles from Cleveland. last week I was in there walking past the sporting goods , they have a decent supply of shotguns and shotgun ammo and some rifles . the ammo case behind the counter is 80 % empty . An African American "resident" of Cleveland wanted to know where all ...
by .45colt
Fri Sep 18, 2020 9:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: hunting at the remote mine this week
Replies: 25
Views: 538

Re: hunting at the remote mine this week

Awesome All Around !!
by .45colt
Thu Sep 17, 2020 8:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 338 Marlin express value nowadays??
Replies: 5
Views: 197

Re: 338 Marlin express value nowadays??

I have both the MX and MXLR stainless . the MXLR .338's usually go for more than 1k and a safe queen with the original box and paperwork will go well north of that. had Remington been able to make the .338's the cartridge would have been way more popular. I have a few boxes of the Remington 250grn a...
by .45colt
Mon Sep 07, 2020 5:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What are you doing to get ready
Replies: 23
Views: 733

Re: What are you doing to get ready

I could fill the page. Aside from havening from enough wood. but here some words from the old timers I heard as a Kid 65 years ago..... ice house, cutting ice , iceman , smoking meat , canning meat , coal oil lamps , wood kitchen ranges , parlor stoves , ......the other night I woke up in the middle...
by .45colt
Mon Sep 07, 2020 4:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What are you doing to get ready
Replies: 23
Views: 733

Re: What are you doing to get ready

I will get 4 ton's of anthracite coal this year 3 for the furnace in the basement and 1 for the wood/coal stove up stairs. I have 1 more big tree to fell and get split up before it snows. generator when the power goes out. putting up a new 16x16 shed on the high side of the property , I had to shove...
by .45colt
Sun Aug 30, 2020 8:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fire wood, it`s started
Replies: 55
Views: 1049

Re: Fire wood, it`s started

I wish You well Pitchy , it's tough all the way around getting old. I put up about 1 1/2 cord of oak in early July My oldest Grandson is big enough to use the mower pulling the wagon. I split it by hand with the Monster Maul . He says to Me "why are You doing this when it's hot"? I have arthritis in...
by .45colt
Sat Aug 29, 2020 5:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dupont No.1 Smokeless Rifle Powder (Load Data "Wrapper")
Replies: 5
Views: 284

Re: Dupont No.1 Smokeless Rifle Powder (Load Data "Wrapper")

Wow !!!! this is the stuff We dream about.................................I can only Wish that John kort would have still been here to add to the post. Thanks Bryan.
by .45colt
Tue Aug 25, 2020 7:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cost of shipping USPS
Replies: 14
Views: 485

Re: Cost of shipping USPS

As I related here before a few years ago I bought several bags of lead shot from a member here. usps delivered it here minus a whole 25lb bag of shot. their lost in the mail system is a joke and after a few months they informed Me that the search was over. the Member here made it right with Me. one ...
by .45colt
Sat Aug 22, 2020 9:00 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: There will be riots all winter - I'm convinced...
Replies: 6
Views: 248

Re: There will be riots all winter - I'm convinced...

The real shame of it all is that all of these cities aren't made of wood anymore then they would burn to the ground and take the rats with the fire. :evil: .
by .45colt
Sat Aug 22, 2020 8:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Joined Amac
Replies: 1
Views: 148

Joined Amac

A few weeks ago in the thread about AARP, our member Doc AJMD429 recommended Amac . I looked the site over and a few days later We got a mailer from them ,in short they are in line with what a lot of us old Geezers think. take a look. https://amac.us/
by .45colt
Wed Aug 19, 2020 8:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I finally did it
Replies: 2
Views: 227

Re: I finally did it

A few weeks ago the nightly news showed a march by Armed African Americans in one of the city's down south , the same week the news reported that they were buying guns in record numbers. I know there is no chance in h*** that they will turn in their arms. this is Not a slam against them. Good job on...
by .45colt
Wed Aug 19, 2020 8:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bridgeport 8 gauge reloading tools
Replies: 18
Views: 414

Re: Bridgeport 8 gauge reloading tools

6pt, As rare is it is to have a shooting 8ga that set of tools take the whole bundle off the charts. even if You don't use them I think that set is worth way more than they are asking . I hope You can get them. :D .
by .45colt
Tue Aug 18, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bridgeport 8 gauge reloading tools
Replies: 18
Views: 414

Re: Bridgeport 8 gauge reloading tools

How many of these sets could be found in the world today............
by .45colt
Tue Aug 18, 2020 6:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bridgeport 8 gauge reloading tools
Replies: 18
Views: 414

Re: Bridgeport 8 gauge reloading tools

I sent him a P.M. I hope He sees it.................................
by .45colt
Tue Aug 18, 2020 6:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bridgeport 8 gauge reloading tools
Replies: 18
Views: 414

Re: Bridgeport 8 gauge reloading tools

We need to contact 6pt to make sure He sees this before some idiot with a museum wants to put it in a display case. I'll try. :) .
by .45colt
Tue Aug 18, 2020 8:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: On The Road Again
Replies: 7
Views: 635

Re: On The Road Again

Have fun Jim. Yes there are pockets of "normal" where not much has changed. I live in a rural area My one neighbor is always looking for attention and was shooting the .22 at 7:25 this morning. He thinks it's bothering Me, as I have told Him before "that's the sound of freedom". I may shoot the 45/7...
by .45colt
Wed Aug 12, 2020 6:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Some wicked steel
Replies: 15
Views: 998

Re: Some wicked steel

Sweet!! :D .
by .45colt
Tue Aug 11, 2020 8:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Black bear breaks in and meets a '66 Uberti
Replies: 18
Views: 772

Re: Black bear breaks in and meets a '66 Uberti

Elmer Keith once said "when You NEED a Gun ,you need it badly, and there is no time to be looking for shells or fumbling with clips" . this guy was prepared and It surely may have saved His and his Wife's life or at least a bad mauling like happened a few weeks ago.
by .45colt
Wed Aug 05, 2020 12:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For Steve Martin fans.
Replies: 5
Views: 757

Re: For Steve Martin fans.

A lot of Hollywood could take lessons from those chimps. :D .
by .45colt
Wed Aug 05, 2020 12:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dali Llama on civil disobedience
Replies: 7
Views: 922

Re: Dali Llama on civil disobedience

This post threw me into action...I went on you tube and pulled up my favorite Dali Llama story from Caddy shack when Bill Murray tells the kid about taking the Dali Llama golfing all the wile holding a pitchfork to the kids neck...."He was a big hitter"..... :lol: :lol: :lol: .
by .45colt
Sat Aug 01, 2020 5:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The chirping bird. ( cows added )
Replies: 27
Views: 1353

Re: The chirping bird.

Pitchy,.....don't ever think for a minute that Your talent goes unnoticed. I am often humbled by the wonderful things that You and Norma get done . We have up to four Grand kids here depending on the day of the week it is , My Mother in Law is dying and will very soon meet the Lord, and if I can do ...
by .45colt
Fri Jul 31, 2020 9:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mr. Imperato Surprised Me!
Replies: 7
Views: 456

Re: Mr. Imperato Surprised Me!

Henry is run the way a business should be run. where EVERY customer is listened to and helped when they have issues. No matter what product they choose to market the formula never changes.
by .45colt
Thu Jul 30, 2020 1:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Wonder if Remlins will survive this next bankruptcy...?
Replies: 12
Views: 733

Re: Wonder if Remlins will survive this next bankruptcy...?

When Remlin acquired Marlin the CEO that toured the Marlin plant speaking to the long time employees told them that these Guns can be made by "anyone anywhere". They chose not to bring any experienced help to New York and the amount of junk they produced and shipped was unbelievable. They ruined wha...
by .45colt
Wed Jul 29, 2020 6:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Needs prayers AND a miracle
Replies: 9
Views: 709

Re: Needs prayers AND a miracle

Prayers Up Joe, having lived My whole life in the rust belt in salt alley Ohio, I can sympathize with Your plight. We just helped Our Daughter replace Her '04 Honda Pilot that was a death trap on the road as the whole rear frame was like a piece of paper and the trailer hitch was nearly dragging on ...
by .45colt
Wed Jul 29, 2020 6:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My .32-40 Winchester
Replies: 7
Views: 444

Re: My .32-40 Winchester

Great Job All Around.!!
by .45colt
Tue Jul 28, 2020 7:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: JEFF QUINN
Replies: 26
Views: 1488

Re: JEFF QUINN

Sad day for us , no more pain for Him. I many times watched His terrific reviews on Gunblast and was always left feeling like He was a good Friend . He will be missed.
by .45colt
Wed Jul 22, 2020 6:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "How To Get a NEW Levergun into the House"
Replies: 22
Views: 1707

Re: "How To Get a NEW Levergun into the House"

Here is I do it....We have ben Married for 39 1/2 years....I walk in the house with the gun in hand...or if I ordered it I simply say " I got another gun "...She says O.K. and if it isn't over 3k she says O.K and that's it. I've worked since 1964 and I try to get what I want. easy as Sunday Morning....
by .45colt
Mon Jul 20, 2020 10:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: gun confiscation
Replies: 27
Views: 1258

Re: gun confiscation

Prohibition of alcohol , marijuana , and all kinds of drugs have been a dismal failure.. for how long??.......the government can't stop illegal aliens from swarming over our borders .the left wing mayors and governors support looters that are destroying cities ..... the covid virus is costing how mu...
by .45colt
Sun Jul 19, 2020 7:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: gun confiscation
Replies: 27
Views: 1258

Re: gun confiscation

In the city's they may get away with it........... but in rural areas it will be far different. another American Revolution.
by .45colt
Wed Jul 15, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Couple unusual musical instruments.
Replies: 25
Views: 890

Re: Couple unusual musical instruments.

Very Cool Pard !! never heard of a Rackett, Awesome. :D .
by .45colt
Wed Jul 15, 2020 11:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For Today
Replies: 7
Views: 387

Re: For Today

Thanks Jim.
by .45colt
Tue Jul 14, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rossi 92 — 44 Magnum to 45 Colt conversion
Replies: 5
Views: 391

Re: Rossi 92 — 44 Magnum to 45 Colt conversion

You could call Jess, http://35caliber.com/2.html and John Taylor machine. http://johntaylormachine.com/ both have done Good work for members here.
by .45colt
Tue Jul 14, 2020 9:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This should work !
Replies: 5
Views: 408

Re: This should work !

Yep, that would fill their hearts with terror..........but I can hear the sobbing "No body told Me"....Not to worry the Dumb-o-krats will take care of them. :shock: .
by .45colt
Tue Jul 07, 2020 3:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need some Marlin 1893 takedown advice
Replies: 11
Views: 530

Re: Need some Marlin 1893 takedown advice

Steven , Welcome back I remember Your posts very well and You certainly built some amazing Guns . I can't answer Your questions but Help is on the way.!!! :D .