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by Fisher-Price
Tue Sep 15, 2020 10:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: $12.00 Hat.
Replies: 22
Views: 371

Re: $12.00 Hat.

Y’all are laughing at the hat when the good man used the word Whilst? :lol:

You uncultured heathens should be laughing at your ignorant selves... I am laughing at my ignorant self...

Thank you Gamekeeper for keeping us cultured with language usage from across the pond. 8)
by Fisher-Price
Thu Sep 03, 2020 9:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Will a one piece firing pin fix light strikes problem?
Replies: 12
Views: 361

Re: Will a one piece firing pin fix light strikes problem?

Nope, been there tried it no difference on a 38-55 cowboy. Seems like I finally replaced a spring and reinstalled original 2 piece pin to get it back to firing.
by Fisher-Price
Wed Aug 12, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: When my young kids played outside.....
Replies: 6
Views: 546

Re: When my young kids played outside.....

So sad and tragic, largely being ignored in the news. This is just 30 minutes up the road from us.
by Fisher-Price
Wed Jul 29, 2020 9:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Let's See Your Canine Buddy
Replies: 47
Views: 2165

Re: Let's See Your Canine Buddy

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Layla Sparkles Price
by Fisher-Price
Tue Jul 21, 2020 8:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "How To Get a NEW Levergun into the House"
Replies: 22
Views: 1608

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

I only get questioned when I sit around and play with them, then she knows it’s new if I can’t keep my hands off of it. Of course then I say I sold 2 to get this one I’m upgrading collection. As far as going in and out of the house, case, no case rifle, pistol one of each, shotguns, I’m always takin...
by Fisher-Price
Fri Jul 17, 2020 9:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Shingles Vaccine
Replies: 31
Views: 2174

Re: Shingles Vaccine

My experience has been no symptoms in shot area, fever, flu symptoms for 3 days after both shots and there is absolutely no residual immunity from effects from first shot. It either knocks you on your *** both times or it doesn’t. And I have not spoken to a single person that has had a different exp...
by Fisher-Price
Tue Jul 07, 2020 9:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Question / POLL
Replies: 115
Views: 7609

Re: Question / POLL

52, Cannot remember not shooting with my Dad so probably 5. Been reloading since him and my Uncle got a reloader together. I was around 10 Or 12 when that happened.

Fisher Price
by Fisher-Price
Sat Jun 27, 2020 8:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: More 480 Achilles
Replies: 21
Views: 1047

Re: More 480 Achilles

I do good to get rifle groups like that :mrgreen:

Good shootin’
by Fisher-Price
Mon Jun 22, 2020 5:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need prayer for my Dad!
Replies: 26
Views: 1089

Re: Need prayer for my Dad!

Prayers!
by Fisher-Price
Thu Jun 18, 2020 10:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Some levergun hunting
Replies: 12
Views: 800

Re: Some levergun hunting

Yeah, my question too about the parasites? We call them wolves, bot fly worms under the skin and they don’t go away until after a hard frost in NC

Glad you had a good hunt!

FP
by Fisher-Price
Thu Jun 18, 2020 9:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mini prayer request...
Replies: 19
Views: 893

Re: Mini prayer request...

Prayers for you. I am going through a similar life change after 28 years with same company. I have been blessed and things are looking up if all the plans come to fruition this year. Starting over at 52 is something I never visualized. I am Rolling the dice and going for broke Literally. Independent...
by Fisher-Price
Tue Jun 16, 2020 8:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The X Ring survival reloader.
Replies: 11
Views: 1037

Re: The X Ring survival reloader.

Does anyone make anything similar for a 10 gauge? I have recently acquired a Zabalos Hermanos Eibar 10 gauge side by side imported by rRichardson Arms co. 32 inch full and full choke. I need to do a post on it, good story goes with it.

FP
by Fisher-Price
Mon Jun 15, 2020 3:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: High Walls
Replies: 10
Views: 673

Re: High Walls

None taken, I've been averaging 1/2 inch to an inch with the 6.5 at 100 but I also only use a front bag and no rear bag, rifle on the shoulder on so the rifle probably moves more. I'm sure I could make miraculous one hole groups if I threw it in the sled but that's not shooting to me. I did accident...
by Fisher-Price
Mon Jun 15, 2020 3:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: High Walls
Replies: 10
Views: 673

Re: High Walls

Actually the 6.5 CM is just a rebadged and renamed 6.5-250 Savage Ackley Improved... My Blackhawk clips must be in the same place as my re-badged Ackley. I do not have anything beyond a hunting 3x10 setup, plain cross hairs with no hash-marks. I wanted one "target" type rifle and scope to play with...
by Fisher-Price
Mon Jun 15, 2020 1:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: High Walls
Replies: 10
Views: 673

High Walls

Took the 1885's out for some fun yesterday. 6.5 Creedmoor and the .38-55
Yeah, I know the Creedmoor is a new fad cartridge but when you stick it in some Walnut and Steel I get weak. It actually shoots very well and not much recoil, was just having fun so no targets to show.

FP
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by Fisher-Price
Mon Jun 15, 2020 1:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ruger Blackhawk Clips
Replies: 14
Views: 889

Re: Ruger Blackhawk Clips

Piller,

Apparently they do, the story also mentioned repeatedly pulling the trigger until the clip was empty, no mention of thumb cocking :mrgreen:

FP
by Fisher-Price
Sun Jun 14, 2020 8:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ruger Blackhawk Clips
Replies: 14
Views: 889

Ruger Blackhawk Clips

I am reading a book where the man pulls his trusty Ruger Blackhawk and fires it at a helicopter emptying the clip. I have searched all my Blackhawk boxes and the safe, I did find some extra convertible cylinders. No clips to be found anywhere. I will be on the phone with Mr. Ruger at the open of bus...
by Fisher-Price
Tue May 19, 2020 8:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jacketed Vs Cast Reloading
Replies: 27
Views: 1229

Re: Jacketed Vs Cast Reloading

Lyman’s cast bullet handbook lists IMR 4198 as the accuracy load with a 245 grain bullet, I have had better luck with H4198.

FP
by Fisher-Price
Mon May 04, 2020 8:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Drive In Church Services...
Replies: 5
Views: 382

Re: Drive In Church Services...

I have enjoyed being able to “Poot” during drive in Church :mrgreen:

FP
by Fisher-Price
Mon May 04, 2020 8:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Browning 1886 45-70 SRC
Replies: 18
Views: 1135

Re: Browning 1886 45-70 SRC

Congratulations, I have both versions of the Browning. Now you need to hunt for the 26 inch barreled rifle, that is a beast. I found the rifle in a Myrtle Beach pawnshop of all places about 10 years ago. I bought my carbine when they came out. I asked for two boxes bullets and the guy behind the cou...
by Fisher-Price
Fri Apr 24, 2020 10:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: PrayersUP please
Replies: 31
Views: 1333

Re: PrayersUP please

Prayers sent
by Fisher-Price
Wed Mar 11, 2020 8:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anyone Cancelled Work or Personal Air Travel Yet?
Replies: 43
Views: 1956

Re: Anyone Cancelled Work or Personal Air Travel Yet?

Yep, was supposed to be in Chicago today through Friday. Convention canceled. Still driving from NC to Indiana Sunday for a Monday meeting, only supposed to be 5 of though.

FP
by Fisher-Price
Fri Feb 21, 2020 11:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What turned you on to guns?
Replies: 35
Views: 1414

Re: What turned you on to guns?

I think when my holster quit cutting a furrow in the ground. My dad and his younger brother were both into guns, I can’t remember not shooting. We are/were fortunate enough to have a few acres so Sunday afternoon shooting at our home range has gone on along as I can remember. My. Dad and uncle lived...
by Fisher-Price
Fri Feb 21, 2020 11:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is this the last of Scouting in America?
Replies: 19
Views: 796

Re: Is this the last of Scouting in America?

Ditto on almost all that has been said above. I did not have the opportunity to get my eagle, we had a troop that was active for about a year when I was 12 or so. I started Cubs with my son in 1st grade and was actively involved as a leader until last year when he achieved Eagle at 17. 11 years of e...
by Fisher-Price
Sat Feb 15, 2020 10:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For Those Who Are Interested .. I have a new book available .. Kindle version now available also
Replies: 17
Views: 698

Re: For Those Who Are Interested .. I have a new book available .. Kindle version now available also

Mine is on the way! 99% Of my reading is done on iPad, but I ordered the paper back version so as to be able to share your story with others.

FP
by Fisher-Price
Mon Oct 28, 2019 9:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: River of Doubt
Replies: 5
Views: 552

Re: River of Doubt

I read it several years ago. He was tough! If you are interested in him, Mornings on Horseback by David McCullough is a very good account of his early life.

FP
by Fisher-Price
Wed Sep 04, 2019 9:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayers Out to All in the Path of Dorian - Now a Cat 5!!
Replies: 19
Views: 620

Re: Prayers Out to All in the Path of Dorian - Now a Cat 5!!

Went down to Atlantic Beach today and got my step-dads boat out of the water and brought it home 90 miles inland. Sure hope it stays out to sea. I was flooded under my house in 1996 by Fran on a place they said couldn’t flood because the army Corp of engineers had built dams in Raleigh. Replaced HVA...
by Fisher-Price
Fri Aug 30, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My levergun addiction
Replies: 8
Views: 418

Re: My levergun addiction

Uh Oh, it’s an unlucky number, might should get another :D
by Fisher-Price
Fri Aug 30, 2019 9:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My levergun addiction
Replies: 8
Views: 418

Re: My levergun addiction

I am fortunate enough to not know how many I have,it is not a huge or even medium number, I’ll have to think about it, I pass up plastic guns frequently, I’m a sucker for wood and blue.
by Fisher-Price
Sat Aug 24, 2019 8:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Browning experts needed
Replies: 6
Views: 498

Re: Browning experts needed

Browning’s were .357 and .44 as stated. The Winchester’s will have that rebounding hammer and awful trigger pull. The only factory .45 Colt Winchester’s will be Miroku built as were the Browning’s. I had one of the 45’s and never could get it to group satisfactory, I think Six played with one withou...
by Fisher-Price
Tue Aug 13, 2019 10:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Veggin' and watching Westerns
Replies: 9
Views: 474

Re: Veggin' and watching Westerns

Always have, drives my wife nuts so I have to be really careful about clicking noises 😂
Especially for westerns but sometimes for more modern movies I’ll fondle a 1911.
by Fisher-Price
Tue Aug 13, 2019 10:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anyone use a satellite phone...?
Replies: 15
Views: 791

Re: Anyone use a satellite phone...?

What is the exact device you have...? I will let my son and gf know about that.


Doc, make sure your son and GF aren’t on the same plan! :mrgreen:
by Fisher-Price
Tue Aug 06, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need good book advice....
Replies: 5
Views: 583

Re: Need good book advice....

Some of it may be a bit dated and not have all of new cartridges but don’t overlook Elmer Keith for a practical education.
by Fisher-Price
Fri Jun 14, 2019 9:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Local gun shops. And greed. grrrrrrrr......
Replies: 48
Views: 3089

Re: Local gun shops. And greed. grrrrrrrr......

CRS, transfer fees are for using your local FFL to do the paperwork to receive a firearm purchased elsewhere requiring shipping to you.
by Fisher-Price
Wed May 29, 2019 7:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayers please
Replies: 43
Views: 1634

Re: Prayers please

Prayers said!
by Fisher-Price
Mon May 27, 2019 9:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What do you call the last
Replies: 12
Views: 824

Re: What do you call the last

Old Maids... Never been popped
Do not get the Widows reference?

Oops just re-read partially popped, never heard of a name for those.
by Fisher-Price
Tue Apr 30, 2019 7:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Favorite sixgun barrel length?
Replies: 37
Views: 1494

Re: Favorite sixgun barrel length?

Favorite? 4 3/4

What do I shoot the best? 7.5

FP
by Fisher-Price
Fri Mar 01, 2019 9:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lever action .410s???
Replies: 20
Views: 1199

Re: Lever action .410s???

Always wanted one, still do not know why. But I still intend to have it.

FP
by Fisher-Price
Thu Feb 28, 2019 9:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Today's Funny
Replies: 3
Views: 360

Today's Funny

A young Arab boy asks his father, "What is that weird hat you are wearing?" The father said, "Why, it's a 'chechia' because in the desert it protects our heads from the intense heat of the sun." "And what is this type of clothing that you are wearing?" asked the young man. "It's a 'djbellah' because...
by Fisher-Price
Mon Feb 04, 2019 10:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Closing Time Optical Illusion
Replies: 9
Views: 757

Re: Closing Time Optical Illusion

True story :?
by Fisher-Price
Mon Feb 04, 2019 9:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Woods-Bumming Rifle Choice...
Replies: 83
Views: 5203

Re: Woods-Bumming Rifle Choice...

Being in Eastern NC, a .22 is fine. In the last few years due to the increase in Nutria, Beaver, feral dogs or the un vaccinated for rabies and often parvovirus carrying uncollared mongrels belonging to the local Hispanics that will attack my dogs, I have started carrying a T-bolt 17 HMR.
by Fisher-Price
Mon Feb 04, 2019 9:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 94 38-55
Replies: 33
Views: 2207

Re: Winchester 94 38-55

I will have to check when I get back home this weekend. I bought the starline long brass for whatever reason I decided was wise 😂 after reading the excellent article on their website. I load for a Marlin Cowboy and a Moroku/Win 1885. I am using The Missouri 245 grain bullet. I found the long starlin...
by Fisher-Price
Fri Jan 25, 2019 10:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My next three books to read....
Replies: 4
Views: 453

Re: My next three books to read....

I have read the River of doubt. He was a tough man.
by Fisher-Price
Sat Jan 19, 2019 9:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Didn`t know Festus could sing.
Replies: 27
Views: 1132

Re: Didn`t know Festus could sing.

Yes he could sing, he even sang in “The Searchers”

Six, not everyone can sing and act if they want to. Acting more so maybe, but definitely not singing. Matter of fact, if I could sing and act just because I wanted to... you guys would all be begging for my autograph :mrgreen:
by Fisher-Price
Mon Jan 14, 2019 6:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: JIMT's post got me wondering .... Any of you guys have a range specific handloading set up for load developement?
Replies: 11
Views: 793

Re: JIMT's post got me wondering .... Any of you guys have a range specific handloading set up for load developement?

I am very fortunate that our range is 200 yards from the barn, never considered a portable set-up. Plus I don’t shoot well enough :mrgreen: Some times I make the test loads again for iron sighted equipment if I’m getting inconsistent results.
by Fisher-Price
Mon Jan 14, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: DeerZilla....
Replies: 20
Views: 1154

Re: DeerZilla....

Good job!
by Fisher-Price
Tue Jan 08, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayer Request
Replies: 73
Views: 3484

Re: Prayer Request

Prayers sent!
by Fisher-Price
Thu Nov 22, 2018 12:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Thanksgiving
Replies: 17
Views: 818

Re: Happy Thanksgiving

Made it to Mama’s at the beach. Unusual place when you think of Thanksgiving, but she loves it here and it’s all about being with family.

Happy Thanksgiving to all of you!