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by JNG
Wed Apr 07, 2021 3:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: TONKIN GULF YACHT CLUB
Replies: 19
Views: 587

TONKIN GULF YACHT CLUB

Am the only member of this club.
USS Kittyhawk CV-63?
72 to 75.
Tail end of this insanity.

Joe
by JNG
Sat Jan 09, 2021 1:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 6.5 creedmore
Replies: 35
Views: 1685

Re: 6.5 creedmore

The main reason my son got the CM for me is that we were going on a hog hunt last year. We know how that went. My 30-30 is at the smiths right now to be restock. I was going to us my Sharps 45-70,
But the kick would be to much.
A good son to think about Dad.

Joe
by JNG
Thu Jan 07, 2021 5:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: new terms from the house of representative
Replies: 6
Views: 756

new terms from the house of representative

I guess now I have call my(MOTHER), the critter that born me.

Joe
by JNG
Wed Dec 30, 2020 5:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: covid
Replies: 5
Views: 405

covid

Just a thought. Covid is terrible, but my wife"s family had no issues with with the The Spanish Flu, as is now days. Nada. My family, had no issue with it, and they are from eastern Europe. Now that I posted this, family will get. I have not have flu vac since 1973, never caught it. But the Black Pl...
by JNG
Wed Dec 30, 2020 10:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 6.5 creedmore
Replies: 35
Views: 1685

Re: 6.5 creedmore

Well, as I had said (it was a Christmas gift from my son).
Would I buy it myself. Probably not. But I'm going to keep it. It was a nice gift.
P.S. at least 200 bucks for reloading stuff.

Joe
by JNG
Tue Dec 29, 2020 10:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 6.5 creedmore
Replies: 35
Views: 1685

Re: 6.5 creedmore

Doc, I don't know when I'll get to shoot it due to getting a new shoulder.
When I do get to play with it, I will post it.

Joe
by JNG
Mon Dec 28, 2020 6:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 6.5 creedmore
Replies: 35
Views: 1685

6.5 creedmore

My son gave me a 6.5 creedmoor for Christmas. He said the the 30-30 or the Sharps 45-70 might be too much for my shoulder. (Shoulder replacement 1/20.
My 2nd bolt action rife.
You'll, Know about it ?

Joe
by JNG
Wed Dec 23, 2020 2:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: shoulder replacement
Replies: 14
Views: 922

Re: shoulder replacement

Well ,will be done on 1-20-21. let you know how it goes.
Joe
by JNG
Fri Dec 11, 2020 5:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: shoulder replacement
Replies: 14
Views: 922

Re: shoulder replacement

Well, I just came bake from the Doc's I will get a reverse should replacement. Said, I should not shoot large kicking guns. So my boys are getting all that kick, though I am ever keeping my sharps 45-70. I am going to use it this year, as Ohio has a 2nd gun season in Dec 19,20. If my shoulder is tra...
by JNG
Thu Dec 10, 2020 5:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: shoulder replacement
Replies: 14
Views: 922

shoulder replacement

Did any of you'all have a replaesment?
Looks like I'm may get one.
How did it go?

Joe
by JNG
Thu Oct 15, 2020 1:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: loose skin
Replies: 2
Views: 379

loose skin

When I retired I weighed 300+. A year and a half ago I got tired being fat (size pants 52). I watched what I ate, slowly the pounds came off. It was tough at first, then it was easier as time went on. Now I could not eat as much what I did years ago. I now weigh 214. Problem, I have a slew of loose ...
by JNG
Wed Sep 30, 2020 9:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: sonic booms
Replies: 13
Views: 913

sonic booms

Just read of a sonic bomb in France. Panic. I grew up near Wright Pat. Airforce base. In the 50's and 60's we had sonic booms quite a bit. 9-11 I was on duty with the Fire Dept. There was large boom. Local news said that the VA was under attack! LOL. Growing up with booms, I knew what it was. So I t...
by JNG
Sun Sep 06, 2020 4:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: fanner 50
Replies: 16
Views: 1016

fanner 50

~55 years ago I had a Fanner 50 and a Rifleman rifle. Don't know what happened to them, but the family all called me Cowboy Joe.
I would love to have those back.
Did you'll have kid guns that you missed.

Joe
by JNG
Mon Jul 27, 2020 11:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I have a new S.D. tool
Replies: 10
Views: 854

Re: I have a new S.D. tool

I was hurt in a building collapse. I had 5 surgeries due to a Fire ground incident. I would be good for ~40 seconds for self defense. Left the Police because residency requirements, Oh well. If you know how use a kubotan , you at the head of the game. Please check the law where you live. Any questio...
by JNG
Sun Jul 26, 2020 1:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I have a new S.D. tool
Replies: 10
Views: 854

I have a new S.D. tool

After calling the local S.D., then the State of Ohio, one could own a ASP baton. I taught S.D. through the OPTC (Ohio Police Training Council, Self-defense and PR24]. I have 2 Belts in martial arts. I walk my dog and other dogs come by, most nice, but not all. I have a CCW, but there are times it is...
by JNG
Sat Jul 11, 2020 6:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Today's senior moment
Replies: 9
Views: 1146

Re: Today's senior moment

Piller is right. Years ago I was running later for work. (in my F.D. 4 lates in 12 months you could be fired) Anyway toothpaste tube was close in design with preparation H.
Don't do it!!! ruined the whole day. Could not get the taste out.

Joe
by JNG
Wed Jul 01, 2020 1:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Block partys!
Replies: 0
Views: 787

Block partys!

Yep,to save people's lives, ban Block parties! Really! Seattle The Mayor of Seattle said that chaz or what ever, was just "a big Block party". At the party folks were shot and killed, not to mention other attacks to harm the other party goers. Chicago Listen to the news and you hear about attacks th...
by JNG
Tue Jun 30, 2020 6:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Question / POLL
Replies: 115
Views: 10204

Re: Question / POLL

65 been shooting for years
by JNG
Sun Jun 14, 2020 1:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: OMG all deer are to be removed!
Replies: 8
Views: 907

OMG all deer are to be removed!

A deer in New Jersey got frighten and ran into a march for blm. 4 persons were hurt, 1 is in CCU.
Hunters, get your guns as now we know that deer are prejudice against blm folks.
Who would have thunk?

Joe
by JNG
Fri Jun 12, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: We would go to jai!
Replies: 7
Views: 973

We would go to jai!

A few years ago we went to CMP in Ohio. All of us were Vets. On the way home, I made the comment that If the P.D. pulled us over (all was legal). It would now make news! (Three men, Vets were stopped with 3 auto rifles (M 1's) a thousand rounds of bullets, and 3 hand guns ( we have ccw). Dollars say...
by JNG
Thu May 28, 2020 2:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Am the only is dinky dow
Replies: 5
Views: 772

Am the only is dinky dow

I believe a slew of folks are Boocoo dinky bow guss I am.
If you not a Veit vet it will mean nothing to you.
Others Bless you.

Joe
by JNG
Thu May 28, 2020 10:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Best yo stian in Curly Maple
Replies: 20
Views: 1722

Re: Best yo stian in Curly Maple

Thank all. Rusty great idea.
Since I'm pushing 70 , this may be my last project.
I am using this for the kids.
All ideas I can only say thank you.

Joe
by JNG
Tue May 26, 2020 1:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Best yo stian in Curly Maple
Replies: 20
Views: 1722

Re: Best yo stian in Curly Maple

Sorry fat fingers.
Help finish a raw stock.
Sorry for the mistake.
joe
by JNG
Tue May 26, 2020 12:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Best yo stian in Curly Maple
Replies: 20
Views: 1722

Best yo stian in Curly Maple

If any of you folks have stained rifle stock in Curly Maple?
I have a nice stock for my 336 Marlin. I wish to know the best looking way to make cool.
BY the By it is a cheap 30-30, but the hay it is mine.
Please help?

Thanks,
Joe
by JNG
Thu May 14, 2020 3:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: butt for 336
Replies: 2
Views: 427

butt for 336

I would like a Pachmary recoil pad for my Glenfield, I have a curly Maple stock coming for it.
Wife upset that the stock cost more then the gun. Such is life.
The Pachmary pad is not being made now.
I have a cheap shoulder, next best?

Joe
by JNG
Thu May 14, 2020 2:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayer Request
Replies: 16
Views: 1352

Re: Prayer Request

John,
U S Navy had me in Kenya for a bit. Great folks.
Prayers sent.
Joe
by JNG
Thu May 14, 2020 2:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 30-30 gunstocks for 30-30
Replies: 6
Views: 663

Re: 30-30 gunstocks for 30-30

It is a straight stock, I'm using a 1995 butt on it from my 45-70. Looking to up grade to better wood.
I posted about getting a new sa handgun. Think I would get a kick-@ss stock instead.
I know, cheap rifle, buts that's me.

Joe
by JNG
Tue May 12, 2020 3:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: To the Mod's
Replies: 0
Views: 929

To the Mod's

I figured it out, Thanks
by JNG
Tue May 12, 2020 3:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 30-30 gunstocks for 30-30
Replies: 6
Views: 663

30-30 gunstocks for 30-30

I have a Glenfield 30-30. Given to me as gift. The stock is junk, rifle is clean It was kept in a in a safe 70's- 80's? (he liked the 30-06 better) Who makes stocks for it? I have looked on line, but I want folks who used these companies Pros-conn. P.S. new gun in future but not now, Thank for the r...
by JNG
Mon May 04, 2020 6:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: new gun?
Replies: 18
Views: 1303

Re: new gun?

M M Wright,
You are right@
First Gen Colt SAA.
I want one!
With the Sixguns com gone, where would I would look for info?

I want one!
Where to find a fair price?

My wife hate you!
Help me find one.

Thank you,
Joe
by JNG
Fri May 01, 2020 5:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: new gun?
Replies: 18
Views: 1303

new gun?

Do I need a new gun? No. I came into some cash and after obligations are cared for, I have a few bucks extra.
I'm thinking on a 45colt. Not rich but, what is the best buck for gun?
What to do?
by JNG
Tue Apr 21, 2020 5:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: how much is to much
Replies: 7
Views: 682

how much is to much

I told the wife that I am down to 500 primers, she said,(what happened to the other box w/primers?)
Answer, I loaded them.
So If I am down to 500 primers would bother you?
It does me!
The rush for guns and will not bother me, How about you'll

Joe
by JNG
Tue Mar 17, 2020 5:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sheryl Crowe
Replies: 12
Views: 1069

Sheryl Crowe

I guess she will never need TP as she stated that you only 1 square to wipe.
She must be psychotic (she can see in the future).
What a country!
Joe
by JNG
Thu Mar 05, 2020 7:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: worst time in your life
Replies: 54
Views: 3233

worst time in your life

I was a rookie Firefighter, I had to climb two stories to look for folks. Building falling on us. I can not understand
why I did not pee my pants.

Found her, she livid.
Never again.

Joe
by JNG
Thu Mar 05, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: cash money
Replies: 5
Views: 647

cash money

Am I only one to thank dems, to help the U.S. by spending all that cash helping all.

Joe
by JNG
Mon Feb 24, 2020 9:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: talk me of Weatherby rifle
Replies: 17
Views: 891

Re: talk me of Weatherby rifle

I am thinking in a .257. No true need .223 or .243 works fine...but..
I got a itch.

Joe
by JNG
Sun Feb 23, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: talk me of Weatherby rifle
Replies: 17
Views: 891

talk me of Weatherby rifle

First I might have weatherby spelling(I went to Dayton public schools).
Why? no need
Cool yes
Recoil..unknown
no use...yes
Joe
by JNG
Sun Feb 02, 2020 4:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: my 1st gun accident!
Replies: 8
Views: 770

Re: my 1st gun accident!

Gun is fine and sight is fine. (first thing I checked)

Oh, It was the Williams sight that hit my foot.
That is way I buy Williams.
by JNG
Sun Feb 02, 2020 3:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: my 1st gun accident!
Replies: 8
Views: 770

my 1st gun accident!

Well at 65 yrs I had my 1st gun accident. The .410 I had posted here, my Grandson (22yrs old) fell in love with it. I took it out of my safe, moved my 30-30 out of the way and then bumped the safe door! 30-30 fell and the receiver fell and broke my little and next toe. Call the antis!!! Even unloade...
by JNG
Sun Jan 26, 2020 8:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This springe
Replies: 8
Views: 757

This springe

My son hunts on a hog hunt. He's back from Japan.
I got a 30-30,234, and other guns.

What would you use?

Joe
by JNG
Fri Jan 17, 2020 3:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WW1
Replies: 26
Views: 2068

Re: WW1

Grandfather fought on Germanys side.
Italy, our side.
Dad fought in WW2. wounded in France.

Joe
by JNG
Sat Jan 11, 2020 11:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mossberg 410 pump
Replies: 30
Views: 1765

Mossberg 410 pump

On a trade a friend guns, he put a .410 in the bucket. We traded.
I would cut the barrel 18-5", I think would make legal?
Thanks Joe,

JNG
by JNG
Mon Dec 30, 2019 10:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WW1
Replies: 26
Views: 2068

Re: WW1

He was a Hungarian cavalry trooper.
Worked as a blacksmith at NCR in Dayton until he retired.

Funny, on my moms side, Great great Grandfather was with Ohio horse cavalry.
His brother was hung for horse stealing.
So I have a bit of horse blood in me.
by JNG
Mon Dec 30, 2019 3:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WW1
Replies: 26
Views: 2068

WW1

MY grandfather fought in WW1. He fought Italian troops. Had not a good thing to say about them.
At 65 folks we are the last generation for WW1.
by JNG
Sat Dec 14, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Go Navy, beat Army
Replies: 9
Views: 461

Re: Go Navy, beat Army

GO NAVY!
I was in the Navy and my son is a lifer.
Rooted for army as my Dad was in it in WW II.
Best to both crews.

Joe
by JNG
Sat Dec 14, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: using 44 sp bulldog
Replies: 5
Views: 633

using 44 sp bulldog

Getting together for a bow hunt for hogs.
I will like to use the Bulldog for back-up.
What load would you use?
by JNG
Fri Nov 29, 2019 4:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: wierd !!
Replies: 1
Views: 377

wierd !!

Last Sat. during the (The Ohio State) game with Penn State, My son in the Navy stationed in Atsugl Japan, called us on a face-book operation. He could tell us the play before we saw it. 14 time zone from Columbus, us 60 miles from the Shoe. Hard to believe! Loved talking to him. Oh, note that I'm no...
by JNG
Thu Oct 31, 2019 12:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 257 wby mag
Replies: 10
Views: 796

257 wby mag

I have been intrigued with the .257.
I had 3 surgeries on my right shoulder due work injuries. I shoot the 45-70 (my fav). Very rare.
.257, 45-70 close but..
Why should I get one?
Can't hunt deer in Ohio with it, so why?
Itch has been going on for quite years.
Ideas?

Thanks, Joe
by JNG
Sun Oct 27, 2019 12:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: bay trees
Replies: 2
Views: 315

bay trees

I bought a 1 leaf bay tree in the 80's. It died at 30+ years in my house and outdoors in the summer. Dang. My friend found Bay plants at Wal-mart on the internet. This fella with care, will out live me. Got to keep them in the house in the winter for Ohio is to cold. I don't care what folks say, coo...
by JNG
Thu Oct 10, 2019 11:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Never in my life
Replies: 11
Views: 845

Never in my life

I was walking my vicious 22 lbs Shih Tzu, when we came on a fella with a Akta. Well though my great strength I was controlling Louie!
The fellow and I talked and had a great time talking and we were both vets.
I just don't understand racism.

Thank God Louie did not get a hold of his dog!!
Joe