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by CowboyTutt
Wed Jan 13, 2021 4:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What We Currently Have Is Probably All We'll Get
Replies: 34
Views: 746

Re: What We Currently Have Is Probably All We'll Get

Here's a review of the Hatsan 30 caliber I have. The pellets I'm using penetrated 12 inches in ballistic gelatin even at a meer 500 fps. I added a nice Vortex red dot sight that co-witnesses the factory fiber optic sights. The adjustable ambidextrous cheek piece is a really nice touch, I wish all ri...
by CowboyTutt
Tue Jan 12, 2021 7:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What We Currently Have Is Probably All We'll Get
Replies: 34
Views: 746

Re: What We Currently Have Is Probably All We'll Get

Doc, just ordered last hard bound copy available to read on Amazon by James Alexander and by your recommendation. Sure it will be well worth it. More to airguns than people realize. Thanks Doc, -Tutt
by CowboyTutt
Tue Jan 12, 2021 3:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What We Currently Have Is Probably All We'll Get
Replies: 34
Views: 746

Re: What We Currently Have Is Probably All We'll Get

MM93, I read Undaunted Courage years ago, but had quite honestly forgotten about the air rifle! What a great video, thank you! -Tutt
by CowboyTutt
Mon Jan 11, 2021 7:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What We Currently Have Is Probably All We'll Get
Replies: 34
Views: 746

Re: What We Currently Have Is Probably All We'll Get

Scott, for one thing, its truly very nice to have you back here again. Funny how so many of us leave but eventually come back full circle and want to participate now. This is truly one of the best of internet forums available, especially for us levergun guys. I was going to post a series of articles...
by CowboyTutt
Sun Jan 10, 2021 5:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 6.5 creedmore
Replies: 35
Views: 676

Re: 6.5 creedmore

Great gift for a Father with a bad shoulder from a loving son! Ironically, I had just watched a video on YouTube about comparing it to the 270 Win when this posted. It is a nice cartridge better suited for target shooting as it was designed for as it's first priority but also suitable for hunting wi...
by CowboyTutt
Sat Jan 09, 2021 7:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: supplement doses
Replies: 12
Views: 303

Re: supplement doses

Yes Grizz, that would make a lot of sense to me but I'm no doctor. I do take an herbal supplement that is recommended 2xs daily with a meal for absorption. -Tutt
by CowboyTutt
Fri Jan 08, 2021 7:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: supplement doses
Replies: 12
Views: 303

Re: supplement doses

Generally agree with what is being said. Solution is whether or not supplements are water or fat soluble. B and C, water soluble, no problem. Fat soluble vitamins need food with them to best absorb about an hour after ingestion is optimal from what I remember. Vitamin D is fat soluble. Need some fat...
by CowboyTutt
Wed Jan 06, 2021 4:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: If you know any millionaires or philanthropists...
Replies: 24
Views: 875

Re: If you know any millionaires or philanthropists...

Doc, made a donation, not huge, but something. This is the time of year where I have to go 5-6 weeks off of one monthly paycheck. Will donate again January 31st after getting paid again. Thank you for your service Doc! -Tutt
by CowboyTutt
Wed Jan 06, 2021 3:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: per Scott Tschirhart's Request .....
Replies: 11
Views: 371

Re: per Scott Tschirhart's Request .....

Great writing and fantastic photo! Thanks Gentleman! -Tutt
by CowboyTutt
Tue Jan 05, 2021 4:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Shooting The New Christmas Present
Replies: 14
Views: 445

Re: Shooting The New Christmas Present

Stunning rifle!!! Nice find!!! -Tutt
by CowboyTutt
Sat Jan 02, 2021 5:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Good new for British motorcycles
Replies: 16
Views: 358

Re: Good new for British motorcycles

The Royal Enfields are too small in displacement in my opinion. Sixty HP at the crank is the minimum I can accept otherwise the motorcycle is just transportation like a scooter or a Yugo car, but not fun to ride anymore. I wish Norton some luck, they had some brilliant motor and chassis work and sou...
by CowboyTutt
Fri Dec 25, 2020 11:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ammo Shortage
Replies: 27
Views: 870

Re: Ammo Shortage

Six, I was not handloading during the plentiful years and regret it. I regret it a lot. Glad what I got for right now and for the foreseeable future. I had the money recently for the primers at high cost, it was OK. For the past 2 years I did NOT have the money at these prices. Life and job changes....
by CowboyTutt
Fri Dec 25, 2020 9:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ammo Shortage
Replies: 27
Views: 870

Re: Ammo Shortage

Its a new reality Six. Most of us didn't realize that world events would turn out this way, and fell short in supplies. I hadn't reloaded in many years, and just recently got back on board, and had to deal with much higher prices. But I think its only going to get worse for the foreseeable future an...
by CowboyTutt
Fri Dec 25, 2020 9:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CoVid and Ivermectin...hot off the press
Replies: 9
Views: 506

Re: CoVid and Ivermectin...hot off the press

Doc, on an open wound, H2O2 is harsh on an open wound. I found this out when I had a "complex laceration" on my left hand after a motorcycle crash. You know what that means. Big hole in the skin of my left hand. They only used saline. But H2O2 seems to cure instantly the risk of infection from a cat...
by CowboyTutt
Fri Dec 25, 2020 8:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ammo Shortage
Replies: 27
Views: 870

Re: Ammo Shortage

I recently bought about 13 lbs of powder at close to usual prices. I could not find primers so bought about 3 bricks off of Gunbroker at over $100 each. I did so because I suspected that the shortage was only going to get worse for handloaders. From what I am reading, the primer manufacturers are go...
by CowboyTutt
Fri Dec 25, 2020 7:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A 'Western' I liked...
Replies: 11
Views: 518

Re: A 'Western' I liked...

In my youth I liked black and white horror films, but the original Alien scared the bejezzus out of me and I had to leave the theater at my young age. After I became a school psych at age 37 or so, I started to see some horrible things and I'm not an ER doctor, I just see the emotional interior trau...
by CowboyTutt
Fri Dec 25, 2020 6:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: First post
Replies: 18
Views: 454

Re: First post

Merry Christmas 'Crusty, and welcome to the hearth this holiday! You have some esoteric cartridges there, I like it. I'm guessing you "roll your own" and not factory ammo? Seems the latter if you could even find it, would be quite expensive. -Tutt
by CowboyTutt
Fri Dec 25, 2020 6:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CoVid and Ivermectin...hot off the press
Replies: 9
Views: 506

Re: CoVid and Ivermectin...hot off the press

Thanks Doctors, I became aware of Ivermectin months ago and have not understood why more doctors are not using it. It is the drug of choice in Australia IIRC for COVID with some other supplements. Here is another developing cure that is gaining traction. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC...
by CowboyTutt
Tue Dec 22, 2020 12:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who has?
Replies: 41
Views: 1173

Re: Who has?

Jeeps are great! Leverguns are great! Let the buyer spend his money any way he wants, free country! No reason at all to belittle anyone for how they spend their hard earned money!! Stop complaining and post more shooting videos!! Hope to have more soon. Even bought new cowboy hat for you guys, just ...
by CowboyTutt
Mon Dec 21, 2020 10:12 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Epoch Times Documentary on Voter Fraud
Replies: 10
Views: 541

Re: Epoch Times Documentary on Voter Fraud

Doc, YouTube removed that video. Not surprised. -Tutt
by CowboyTutt
Sat Dec 19, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Boge is "Rocking It" at Gunblast
Replies: 10
Views: 520

Boge is "Rocking It" at Gunblast

Boge has been through so much with the loss of his brother first and then his mother after that, but despite it all, in just a few months, his reviews are just outstanding! They are extremely comprehensive and the information he shares goes beyond just the firearm, but also to accessories for said g...
by CowboyTutt
Fri Dec 18, 2020 11:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who has?
Replies: 41
Views: 1173

Re: Who has?

Like Steve, I'm done with this issue on imported guns.....let the buyer beware. Six, you are still my good friend and my Brother. Let the buyer beware in all purchases, but that is just plain common sense. I just recently had my Ford Ranger truck die that I bought off of a Church member with 280 th...
by CowboyTutt
Fri Dec 18, 2020 10:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: why did we all choose lever actions?
Replies: 41
Views: 967

Re: why did we all choose lever actions?

Would agree!!!! -Tutt
by CowboyTutt
Fri Dec 18, 2020 10:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who has?
Replies: 41
Views: 1173

Re: Who has?

Rossi's are hit and miss with quality control. Everyone knows this. Why the big issue? Some work great, some don't? Most Rossi's work great in the "standard calibers" that I think Old Savage would refer too. My 454 Puma had some good parts in it as delivered. Nice wood, good barrel. But as the 454 C...
by CowboyTutt
Fri Dec 18, 2020 9:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: why did we all choose lever actions?
Replies: 41
Views: 967

Re: why did we all choose lever actions?

I'm glad to see this thread finally getting some traction! I don't have the legacy with firearms that most of you do. My story is a bit different as it didn't even start until I was like age 35 or something. My best friend who was a Marine got me into guns with a wonderful trip to shoot outside in t...
by CowboyTutt
Thu Dec 17, 2020 6:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Best Friend Sent Me This... (Jack Daniels)
Replies: 19
Views: 646

Re: My Best Friend Sent Me This... (Jack Daniels)

I have never been much of a JD fan at least with the garden variety ones you usually find. Then recently I tried JD Rye Whiskey at 90 proof. Have to say, one of the very best Rye's I have ever tasted. I was quite surprised. Kudo's to JD for making it. -Tutt
by CowboyTutt
Tue Dec 15, 2020 7:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: RIP Charly Pride
Replies: 12
Views: 405

Re: RIP Charly Pride

My Dad was a country boy from Kansas who really liked country music. Hank Williams Sr., Roy Clark, Buck Owens, HeeHaw, Willie Nelson, Johnny Cash, Kris Kristofferson, Waylon Jennings, Merle Haggard, Glen Campbell (boy, that guy had amazing talent like Roy!), Patsy Cline, Chet Atkins, and Charley Pri...
by CowboyTutt
Tue Dec 15, 2020 6:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Next Time Someone seems Intimidated by Reloading
Replies: 10
Views: 459

Re: Next Time Someone seems Intimidated by Reloading

That is priceless!!!!!! -Tutt
by CowboyTutt
Tue Dec 15, 2020 3:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: winchester model 88
Replies: 26
Views: 5236

Re: winchester model 88

This is part 1 of a Win '88 disassembly. You can find pt. 2 from there on how to assemble it. Its way too complicated for me. The guy in the video is no longer a gunsmith. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V1ceRdhLG0c&t=591s Jason at Aria Ballistic Engineering is doing a Win '88 conversion for me, but...
by CowboyTutt
Tue Dec 15, 2020 1:53 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Epoch Times Documentary on Voter Fraud
Replies: 10
Views: 541

Re: Epoch Times Documentary on Voter Fraud

Thanks for the article Doc. I'm surprised the YouTube link I posted is still working. I thought I read they were going to take any videos about voter fraud down. -Tutt
by CowboyTutt
Mon Dec 14, 2020 7:25 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Epoch Times Documentary on Voter Fraud
Replies: 10
Views: 541

Epoch Times Documentary on Voter Fraud

The Epoch Times is my favorite news site right now. This documentary is longish, but the amount of investigative research that was done was really exhaustive. Just about every time I was going to turn it off, it offered more information that would land like a sucker punch until I watched it to the e...
by CowboyTutt
Mon Dec 14, 2020 7:01 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: The Moderna vaccine uses cells from aborted babies
Replies: 6
Views: 337

Re: The Moderna vaccine uses cells from aborted babies

Apparently its not the only vaccine to use fetal cells. -Tutt

https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2020/06 ... etal-cells
by CowboyTutt
Sun Dec 13, 2020 5:32 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Well, its over. The Supreme Court has spoken
Replies: 10
Views: 455

Re: Well, its over. The Supreme Court has spoken

I'm with Pillar on this one. If we aren't even allowed to have the case for a fraudulent election even heard within the original parameters of the SCOTUS, what choice do we have other than revolution or secession?? Here's yet more evidence!!!! -Tutt https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UgeqGmvQXKs&featur...
by CowboyTutt
Fri Dec 11, 2020 7:28 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Well, its over. The Supreme Court has spoken
Replies: 10
Views: 455

Re: Well, its over. The Supreme Court has spoken

Yes, despite overwhelming evidence of voter fraud, the SCOTUS turned over our country to socialists.

Gun up, hard times coming. We just lost our country.

-Tutt
by CowboyTutt
Fri Dec 11, 2020 4:02 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: The Moderna vaccine uses cells from aborted babies
Replies: 6
Views: 337

The Moderna vaccine uses cells from aborted babies

Seems strange they would do that considering there are better options available. Someone was most likely making money off of selling aborted baby parts. I won't be taking the Moderna vaccine myself. I'll wait until something else comes along. -Tutt https://www.lifesitenews.com/news/leading-coronavir...
by CowboyTutt
Fri Dec 11, 2020 3:46 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Dominion software-Here's how you change a vote
Replies: 0
Views: 148

Dominion software-Here's how you change a vote

Found this thanks to the good old Epoch Times. Here an Election Supervisor shows you how she can change or delete votes.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=46CAKyyObls

-Tutt
by CowboyTutt
Thu Dec 10, 2020 9:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: gotta love Paul Harvey
Replies: 3
Views: 264

Re: gotta love Paul Harvey

So relevant, even in current times. -Tutt
by CowboyTutt
Wed Dec 09, 2020 11:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Had to 5150 a kid today...
Replies: 17
Views: 1145

Re: Had to 5150 a kid today...

Some really good stories here, thank you guys so much for posting about what it was like for you growing up in America. Son of military Navy man here as well. He was not into firearms after he left the military, but he would not object to my interest later at all. I really appreciate your posts Gent...
by CowboyTutt
Sun Dec 06, 2020 5:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Epic Paul Harvey Christmas Story
Replies: 0
Views: 380

Epic Paul Harvey Christmas Story

My Dad was a commercial airline pilot for Continental Airlines after flying off the USS Independence in the Navy in an A-4 bomber in the mid sixties. As a teen growing up in Santa Barbara I would sometimes go on one of his work trips only to go visit family in Kansas as part of it. When we would dri...
by CowboyTutt
Sat Dec 05, 2020 5:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Had to 5150 a kid today...
Replies: 17
Views: 1145

Re: Had to 5150 a kid today...

Steve, nothing to worry about here. His Mother was outside the classroom and had already talked to him. He was talking to a para-professional assigned to the classroom inside who was doing a good job of keeping him calm as possible and safe. I have known him for 3 years. I went in and at that point ...
by CowboyTutt
Sat Dec 05, 2020 12:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Had to 5150 a kid today...
Replies: 17
Views: 1145

Had to 5150 a kid today...

...for suicidal indeation. While I am not currently his school psychologist as he had moved onto middle school and the Psych assigned to that school, I have a history with him going back 3 years. Previously he used to call me by a "nickname" for one of his video game characters which always made me ...
by CowboyTutt
Fri Dec 04, 2020 7:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Browning wasn't first
Replies: 9
Views: 782

Re: Browning wasn't first

That would be waaaaay cool!!!!! 8) Thanks KWK! -Tutt
by CowboyTutt
Thu Dec 03, 2020 7:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Browning wasn't first
Replies: 9
Views: 782

Re: Browning wasn't first

Piller, that is really interesting information, in fact the whole thread is very interesting! McPherson once told me that J.B. did invent a front locking levergun that is now and has been for some time, public domain. Sure seems like someone would have snapped that up to make it if so. Meanwhile we ...
by CowboyTutt
Tue Dec 01, 2020 9:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spoke to Buck Elliot yesterday
Replies: 21
Views: 1128

Re: Spoke to Buck Elliot yesterday

Buck, you certainly deserve it!!! I'm just the "message boy" here. You did all the hard part in your lifetime to bring us a 454 Cassull levergun. I've been riding on your coat tails since I almost first starting shooting, first with Ross Seyfried 45 Colt +P loads, and then you. Thanks for coming bac...
by CowboyTutt
Tue Dec 01, 2020 8:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spoke to Buck Elliot yesterday
Replies: 21
Views: 1128

Re: Spoke to Buck Elliot yesterday

I am too. He seemed interested in posting here again, I've done everything humanly possible to make that happen thanks to our wonderful moderators here. I've copied Buck all of the emails sent on his behalf. I hope he answers soon. -Tutt
by CowboyTutt
Sun Nov 29, 2020 1:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spoke to Buck Elliot yesterday
Replies: 21
Views: 1128

Re: Spoke to Buck Elliot yesterday

Thanks Octagon! Its nice to be back. OMG, the article is still there with photos even. :shock:

viewtopic.php?p=686978#p686978

-Andy
by CowboyTutt
Sun Nov 29, 2020 1:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spoke to Buck Elliot yesterday
Replies: 21
Views: 1128

Spoke to Buck Elliot yesterday

I came across his number in an 8 year old PM no less, and decided to try calling it. Low and behold, he answered! We had a good chat. He is still around but has some health problems. He wants to get back on the forum but is having access problems that Old Savage could not fix at his access level. I ...
by CowboyTutt
Sat Nov 28, 2020 3:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Was censored on FB yesterday
Replies: 20
Views: 993

Re: Was censored on FB yesterday

Agree with you guys, which is why I use it so little. It did in some cases allow me to keep track of a couple of students who graduated or during the pandemic and school closure but not really needed now. I can reach them through other students. Still shocks me it happened though. Even the CDC says ...
by CowboyTutt
Sat Nov 28, 2020 1:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Was censored on FB yesterday
Replies: 20
Views: 993

Was censored on FB yesterday

I usually avoid social media and FB is the only one I have. I go months without checking it as the research I have read all indicates it leads to bullying, depression, and in some cases even suicide, particularly in my high school students that I counsel. Lately, it did come in handy as my adopted f...
by CowboyTutt
Fri Nov 27, 2020 4:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Favorite combinations. (Rifle and handgun)
Replies: 25
Views: 864

Re: Favorite combinations. (Rifle and handgun)

I guess if I had to go the combo route, my 454 Rossi Puma and one of these handguns. Could use 45 Colt or 454 Casull. https://hosting.photobucket.com/images/f39/Cowboytutt/Puma_Pic.jpg https://hosting.photobucket.com/albums/f39/Cowboytutt/772a5cb9-8454-4231-b250-c4ccb02f2ae7_zps632f9169.jpg Truly th...