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by Sixgun
Mon Aug 10, 2020 10:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Crossed over to the dark side !
Replies: 8
Views: 117

Re: Crossed over to the dark side !

I like that term..."hood rat". :D when you get time read up on that 124 gr TC Lee bullet...invented by the Germans....was supposedly very lethal to the point where they were outlawed......at least that's what I read....---6
by Sixgun
Mon Aug 10, 2020 9:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Next time you need a good laugh...!
Replies: 1
Views: 49

Re: Next time you need a good laugh...!

Doc, That was GREAT! How about the fat guy towards the end? And then that former waste of a former president throwing his phone and what he said......Ha! He got his. I was at Home Depot today wearing my Donald Trump T-shirt when a well dressed older than me guy comes up and says, "I see your not afr...
by Sixgun
Mon Aug 10, 2020 5:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

Well GK....THATS a perfect description of mindless entertainment......there's a reason why people spend the time to make videos like that......because there's truth to it......anytime people make jokes about certain people or countries, there's a reason.....just look at all of the Polish jokes!........
by Sixgun
Mon Aug 10, 2020 3:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

Tsk, tsk, tsk, that was BAD six !! :lol: No it wasn't...you laughed.....Jay sent me one about using the word "handsome" in a joke......it's kind of a continuation of the other joke. :D Can't believe I'm 66 and still laughing about mindless entertainment. ANYWAY...switch personality modes from stupi...
by Sixgun
Mon Aug 10, 2020 12:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

Well....I'm UP! (About 1) watched an Alfred Hitchcock show at 1 last night and it gave me the heebie-jeebies.... :D Yes Master Gunny......restrictions on antlers...has to be ......I don't know anymore.......I hear the guys talking ...thinking 3 points on at least one side......but this is shotgun ar...
by Sixgun
Mon Aug 10, 2020 1:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

The range I took the picture was 160 yards...believe the spotting scope was on 20x with the sun coming from the west...err...right hand side..close to dark.......I must have taken 30 pictures and these were the best and as you can see I'm not the best photographer. I'll be waiting for him in the ens...
by Sixgun
Mon Aug 10, 2020 1:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 32 20 Lil gun load
Replies: 12
Views: 249

Re: 32 20 Lil gun load,

KWK.....OK...the pressure readings your quoting sound acceptable but I've shot a lot of 32-20's probably to the tune of 15-20K out of several dozen rifles and handguns from all vintages with about every conceivable load........while that load you quoted would work in an 1892 or an '85 Low Wall in ex...
by Sixgun
Sun Aug 09, 2020 10:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 32 20 Lil gun load
Replies: 12
Views: 249

Re: 32 20 Lil gun load

KWK...nothing personal but you ought to edit your post.---6
by Sixgun
Sun Aug 09, 2020 10:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: First Brand New gun in a while, Ruger
Replies: 16
Views: 573

Re: First Brand New gun in a while, Ruger

I hear ya!....yep...a trigger is half the accuracy.....another yep....cheap scopes make better paper weights than scopes.
by Sixgun
Sun Aug 09, 2020 9:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

OK Fred...I'll look for it....pretty sure I can find it. Thanks Gunny and thanks for the input Piller. I'll go for the long one and most likely will find an electric one instead of a battery job......probably cheaper and more powerful...no need for another gas engine to add to the 20 I already have ...
by Sixgun
Sun Aug 09, 2020 3:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

Fred, In factory worker layman's terms you are simply known as a "hound". But.....a hound with class who picks the special ones, no "bottom of the barrel bar fly scabs". :D (Just being funny Fred, I know you to be a man of honor in the institution of marriage) I remember in the fifth grade (1965?) w...
by Sixgun
Sun Aug 09, 2020 3:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The 'worst' AR-15 Jam...
Replies: 9
Views: 207

Re: The 'worst' AR-15 Jam...

After a lifetime...a strong 45 years......of collecting, shooting, working on, competing with, reloading and casting for antique Winchesters and Colts.....yea, Smiths, Marlins, ft Rugers ftoo........I was closed minded to the AR, declaring them to be inaccurate useful-for-only- close range plinking ...
by Sixgun
Sun Aug 09, 2020 2:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Speaking of grumpy men
Replies: 15
Views: 212

Re: Speaking of grumpy men

Sure we've all been there. People learn from reading, hands on experience or conversation and sometimes these sources are misaligned.

I remember when I was 18 and going into a gunshop and wanted to buy a box of "these Lyman 429421's" that were in a Lyman reloading book.
by Sixgun
Sun Aug 09, 2020 12:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

Thanks for the detailed explanation Gunny.....now I know why no one wants the old double barreled guns anymore unless they are high grade Parkers..........never could "get into" shotguns......a few purpose guns ..that's all...... Now......look at Old Savage water skiing!!!' It's taken me a while to ...
by Sixgun
Sun Aug 09, 2020 12:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The 'worst' AR-15 Jam...
Replies: 9
Views: 207

Re: The 'worst' AR-15 Jam...

Wow! I've shot many many thousands of rds from AR's and that happened to me 2 weeks ago! It was an empty from a 300 Black Out. I popped the rear pin...nada...locked up.....pulled the front pin and took the front half off...nada....Just like in the video the rd rode back and forth with the bolt.........
by Sixgun
Sat Aug 08, 2020 10:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: new york attorney general
Replies: 4
Views: 142

Re: new york attorney general

Ha! What a joke.....talk about a back fire........this is going to be a cash cow for the NRA.......they will get so much money Wayne LaPierre will be able to run for President...........of the USA! Did ya ever notice that when a "woman of color" is put into a position of power they think THEY make t...
by Sixgun
Sat Aug 08, 2020 9:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: When someone asks "Can I borrow a gun...?"
Replies: 13
Views: 272

Re: When someone asks "Can I borrow a gun...?"

Simple rule at my homestead.....I loan out NOTHING that has a license plate, a trigger, or a picture of a dead president on it. Besides, like doc says....everyone I know already has guns and it seems like everyone I know has more money than me so they have no need to borrow anything......issues like...
by Sixgun
Sat Aug 08, 2020 9:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

A Perazzi for $900? Funny thing....lit never hit a note with me as I have no clue what those bring. Naaaaa...I ain't gonna ask..can I have it.....you can have it....what's it's worth with good barrels?---6
by Sixgun
Sat Aug 08, 2020 9:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

Thanks GK! Wow! 7 a gallon.....and 7000 miles a year...that's understandable ....actually a little more than I thought..... Fordwannabe chasing down Old Savage! ......or is it the other way around...good one Gunny! Fred......Never did see the picture of the one with the Eagles tickets..... Now.....T...
by Sixgun
Sat Aug 08, 2020 2:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

GK....how much does gasoline cost there......I'm not too good at converting pounds to dollars so let's say in your wisdom a gallon at dollars. :D

Another thing...how many miles or kilometers does the average Brit drive? Around here I thinks it's about 12k miles a year.
by Sixgun
Sat Aug 08, 2020 12:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

There's always a woman involved where Old Savage has an issue...."a nurse was following me." :D

Sorry...can't join the conversation on motorcycles...I'm not allowed to have one.

GK...that's a mighty big lady bug you have there......here, they are red with dots. Nev saw a blue one before.---6
by Sixgun
Sat Aug 08, 2020 1:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

Wow dude! That's some water! Hope you guys are ok down there. Hey! While I got you here, I have a question. My son has a Winchester model 70 Supergrade. He is looking for some QD swivels to go in the factory sling mounts. You happen to know where he could find a couple would you bud.? Man! I've had...
by Sixgun
Fri Aug 07, 2020 11:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windshield Wiper Groups
Replies: 7
Views: 192

Re: Windshield Wiper Groups

Need more info....can't make a reasonable analysis with limited info.........how many shots were fired?........how many rds at 10 and 2?.....what was the distance from 10 to 2?.....how does the gun regularly shoot? .....try different ammo?....wind?....feel good on the hold?.......does it do it at 10...
by Sixgun
Fri Aug 07, 2020 10:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

Dang Jay......work....1 and 1/2 hr nap.....200 mile bike ride and then turning wrenches......wow! Anymore that would take me a week....you gots the energy dude. We had 2.5 inches of rain and it did three times the damage the 6" did from the hurricane because those 2.5 inches came down in a half hour...
by Sixgun
Fri Aug 07, 2020 10:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

Thank you Six, I will wear my wings with pride... As for kissing Prince Charles on the Ts I'm not sure he has any.... :? Your welcome Gamekeeper..... Thanks for the laugh! When I was a young man I remember when p.charles and Diana got married. I worked with a guy who was 30 years older than me and ...
by Sixgun
Fri Aug 07, 2020 5:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

Hey!! Can't comment on other posts...we are in the middle of a major rain storm....it's taken over regular tv programming and guess what area is in the middle of the purple zone!!!?? Damm! [url=https://postimg.cc/nCXctLdL][img]https://i Pond is completely flooded... Don't know what to expect when th...
by Sixgun
Fri Aug 07, 2020 3:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

Fred...I hope your right....I really don't care what others think and that comes out in my writings but I do get defensive......don't have much control on a website but here at my castle it's different....... After meeting this woman today I feel like I have the very most structurally sound brain......
by Sixgun
Fri Aug 07, 2020 11:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

Wow! Talk about cool stuff...i want one!.....are they recoilless? What is a recoil less? Is that something like a bazooka where the power is generated from the round itself? Can't imagine a howitzer being on a Jeep....the recoil would make it go 10 feet back. I don't care I still want on and sure Gu...
by Sixgun
Fri Aug 07, 2020 1:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

Jayster....I see the mode of life you are in......your old enough to remember the "good old days" and are able to tell the difference between crazy activity and mature activity you are doing now........your realizing time is more important than money...you pretty much have everything you want anyway...
by Sixgun
Thu Aug 06, 2020 11:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

What are you doing? Gamekeeper has been keeping your seat warm while you are playing on your stupid motorcycle. I'm jealous cause I can't have a bike.........so........because I can't have a bike, can I have yours? Pal......ole pal..buddy.....friend.... Enjoy the ride bro. We all only get so many ri...
by Sixgun
Thu Aug 06, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

Hey Griff...SHE'S a beauty! My wife showed me on Facebook earlier......Whether you know or not, the country town of New Holland is only about 30 miles due west......you said earlier, "new to me"......looks NEW TO ME. :D 75 horse!....that's twice as powerful as the mighty Kubota I have...... Oh man! ...
by Sixgun
Thu Aug 06, 2020 4:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

Colonel Fred.....are we playing "old model Rugers" today? I can't see the serial number on yours so I can't spy.

You tell me what this long barreled specimen is....one of less than a thou.----6

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by Sixgun
Thu Aug 06, 2020 2:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

I tell ya....that Gamekeeper guy belongs on this side of the ocean.....by count, he only needs 6 more posts to earn his "Gun Room Wings". He will then get a copy of the by-laws, be introduced to the hierarchy at our monthly meeting, and will be given the special codes in which to secretly converse. ...
by Sixgun
Wed Aug 05, 2020 11:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

Heck...that ain't bad.......89K isn't a whole lot anymore.......you and I remember when 60k was the beginning of most everything went wrong......my dad used to tell me that cars in the forties were beat and needed an engine rebuild by 40K. Oh well...I'm beat and I'm only 66...I'm hittin'' it--6. (Lo...
by Sixgun
Wed Aug 05, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

Howdy Griff! Quite a tour you've been on....well....that's normal for you...... Your birthday yesterday?....that's THREE things that happened on the fourth of Aug....your birthday...my 48th anniversary.....and......and .....Barack Obama's birthday!!!.... Those dually's are nice when they are running...
by Sixgun
Wed Aug 05, 2020 9:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: ‘...Mini-AK-47...?’
Replies: 9
Views: 299

Re: ‘...Mini-AK-47...?’

Doc....looks like a severe form of dyslexia..........it was probably a "mini 14" with a "47 rd." magazine. :D ..
by Sixgun
Wed Aug 05, 2020 9:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

Believe I went 5 days without electric......well, the kind that don't run on gas......

If your crabby just go to the drug store and get some blue ointment. Never had the crabs but I've had jock itch a time or two. Good luck and be sure to wipe off the seat with alcohol.---6
by Sixgun
Wed Aug 05, 2020 8:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Electronics Help, Please? Need to find replacement switch
Replies: 13
Views: 308

Re: Electronics Help, Please? Need to find replacement switch

I know the type of fans your talking about....I grew up with Hunter fans.......all metal with the power to suck out all the air in the house in about 30 seconds......I still have a couple of them but only use them in the garage...they are dangerous . By dangerous I mean they can burn your house down...
by Sixgun
Wed Aug 05, 2020 12:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "It's Only Painful To Others..."
Replies: 5
Views: 331

Re: "It's Only Painful To Others..."

Someone ought to show this to the BLM protesters.
by Sixgun
Wed Aug 05, 2020 12:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New hobby
Replies: 12
Views: 411

Re: New hobby

Sixgun, what country do you live in where you have to have your vehicle's brakes inspected for a sticker? Or is it like the stickers I would give my kids for doing a good job! :D Ben, Pennsylvania is probably the worst state in the nation to open up money making opportunities for unscrupulous auto ...
by Sixgun
Tue Aug 04, 2020 11:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

What the heck is a tripper? I've heard of strippers before but never a tripper..

Stealing cars huh? Blm's?
by Sixgun
Tue Aug 04, 2020 7:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New hobby
Replies: 12
Views: 411

Re: New hobby

That's what I call self confidence in tackling a new learning curve. You know the old saying, "necessity is the mother of invention." In your case, money was the main motivator and I don't blame you one bit in doing it yourself. I'd do the same thing even if I had 20 million dollars in the bank. Alt...
by Sixgun
Tue Aug 04, 2020 2:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

Wow Fred.......your baiting us....that's quite some jigglies there.....
by Sixgun
Tue Aug 04, 2020 2:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

Yea Gunny...a dose of viagra will straighten that baby right out....(you do have an imaginative thought process) :D Why don't you just backfeed it into a 220 outlet.....it's what I do and can use the whole house ...with common sense of course...no dryer, oven, or massive use of the stove. Lights use...
by Sixgun
Tue Aug 04, 2020 2:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

Man! I got ALL KINDS of problems..but first, I must console my comrades on their issues........ Griff sounds like he had a good time and made money to boot! 4,300 miles???? That's the amount of miles I've driven in the last 3 years and at my current rate, would take me about 12 years to do that much...
by Sixgun
Mon Aug 03, 2020 7:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

Claro Lives Matter...........and that ain't no bs.......our furry friends depend on us for their wellbeing.....your doing a fine job Gunny!!!!!!...(funny thing, when it come to dogs, I don't even think about the money.) I could care less about those "others". Well....it's a hottie today.....cut four...
by Sixgun
Mon Aug 03, 2020 10:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5329
Views: 102254

Re: The Gun Room

Gunny......I believe most people know little about shotgun fitting.....I know about it but can't alter to suit...if you can...dunno......What I do know is back in the early seventies I had a Remington 1100 that I did not miss with...on DOVES!.....well, not every shot that was reasonable.........my c...
by Sixgun
Mon Aug 03, 2020 12:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The 'oil can' suppressor and what looks like a non-NFA clone
Replies: 18
Views: 1221

Re: The 'oil can' suppressor and what looks like a non-NFA clone

Why go through all of that trouble....a guy on the "Good, Bad,and the Ugly just used a pillow....sounded good to me, but not too good for the recipient.---6
by Sixgun
Sun Aug 02, 2020 10:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Red Dots on Handguns
Replies: 19
Views: 452

Re: Red Dots on Handguns

I'm with Elmer Keith....don't believe any handgun deserves a scope of any kind. To me, a Contender, AR pistol or a Remington XP are nothing more than cut down rifles.--6
by Sixgun
Sun Aug 02, 2020 9:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things I miss: Really good Hardware Stores, and AXEs
Replies: 17
Views: 481

Re: Things I miss: Really good Hardware Stores, and AXEs

Very true Jim.....as you know, it takes several hours of a labor of love to properly make a handle and fit it....getting a piece of Osage orange longer than a couple of feet that's straight is a wonder itself. At least the ones around here are...all twisty. I want to hear about the axe that's been i...