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by fordwannabe
Fri Jan 08, 2021 11:45 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: The PURGE begins....
Replies: 5
Views: 143

Re: The PURGE begins....

Well I guess I need an android phone. Bunch of hypocrite jerks.
by fordwannabe
Wed Jan 06, 2021 12:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7445
Views: 175278

Re: The Gun Room

I watch it too! Gunny, No pretty sure I will NOT.
by fordwannabe
Tue Jan 05, 2021 2:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin 218 bee
Replies: 13
Views: 441

Re: Marlin 218 bee

IIRC that’s about what Inpaid for mine a couple years ago.
by fordwannabe
Mon Jan 04, 2021 12:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7445
Views: 175278

Re: The Gun Room

Congratulations Gunny. It was just a crappy day here weather wise. I did some casting( yes I did some round balls for ya Gunny) I did some reloading, I worked on the suspension on the old race car and I then cooked bacon wrapped scallops seasoned with Cajun shake,garlic,butter, and lemon juice broil...
by fordwannabe
Mon Jan 04, 2021 12:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: '92 Marlin......?
Replies: 13
Views: 317

Re: '92 Marlin......?

I would be happy to share what I know about the Marlin 92 but it ain’t much. Heeled bullets are available and a guy on GB roll sizes 32 SandW brass to the proper diameter. I have to trim the cases though to get them to cycle in my gun. Literally the as loading some of those tonight.
by fordwannabe
Thu Dec 31, 2020 2:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Any old ammo box collectors here
Replies: 3
Views: 194

Re: Any old ammo box collectors here

Thank you both.
by fordwannabe
Tue Dec 29, 2020 9:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Any old ammo box collectors here
Replies: 3
Views: 194

Any old ammo box collectors here

I have these two boxes of ammo in my assortment of stuff. Does anybody know these boxes? Both are full the 1873 labeled one has the string intact and sealed per factory. I am interested in year made and approximate value....yes I realize hard to place a value from crappy pics but any help would be a...
by fordwannabe
Sat Dec 26, 2020 11:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7445
Views: 175278

Re: The Gun Room

Fred, I am waiting on a factory letter for the nickeled 92 in 32-20. Once it comes back I will get her all boxed up and sent out.
by fordwannabe
Sat Dec 26, 2020 9:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another peachy Christmas
Replies: 31
Views: 515

Re: Another peachy Christmas

That’s great Pitchy. Hope you had a wonderful Christmas and blessings for a wonderful 2021.
by fordwannabe
Sat Dec 26, 2020 9:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: First post
Replies: 18
Views: 452

Re: First post

Hot diggity another Marlin 32 shooter. Welcome. Mine is a Marlin 1892 in 32 and I have a blast with that. What are you loading in that Marlin? In all fairness though I have to warn you to keep a firm hand on your wallet as this is the biggest group of enablers on the web. If you ask should I buy thi...
by fordwannabe
Sat Dec 26, 2020 9:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7445
Views: 175278

Re: The Gun Room

Fred I shoot my Winchester 92’s several times a year. I have 25-20’s and a 32-20
by fordwannabe
Fri Dec 25, 2020 9:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Christmas Present To Me
Replies: 35
Views: 757

Re: My Christmas Present To Me

Dang! Too bad ya couldn’t find a nice one(dripping with sarcasm). You want to adopt me? I could use Christmas presents that are the ugly cousin to that one!
by fordwannabe
Fri Dec 25, 2020 9:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7445
Views: 175278

Re: The Gun Room

Whoa there BIG BOY! I have a Rossi 92 clone! Only because I would have felt bad shortening and threading the barrel of a “REAL” 92. I also have one or two Winchesters and at least ONE Marlin.
by fordwannabe
Fri Dec 18, 2020 9:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7445
Views: 175278

Re: The Gun Room

First, I don’t have a 1/2 inch punch and B, what’s a milk carton?
by fordwannabe
Fri Dec 18, 2020 9:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7445
Views: 175278

Re: The Gun Room

Which one of you no good so and so’s came to my house and STOLE my last tin of 45 gas checks? I KNOW they were here. Dagnabbit. Jay were you in Pa lately?
by fordwannabe
Fri Dec 18, 2020 8:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: why did we all choose lever actions?
Replies: 41
Views: 960

Re: why did we all choose lever actions?

First, I am left handed and they were ambidextrous. Second my heroes have always been cowboys JW, Roy, Gene, Lucas, the boys from the Poderosa, and the Barkley’s from the Big Valley. Third the year I turned 12 was my first year hunting. My Grandfather kept all the hunting guns in his closet and hand...
by fordwannabe
Wed Dec 16, 2020 10:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7445
Views: 175278

Re: The Gun Room

With everything that was going on at the time I think I forgot to post this. BDD38F6A-C0E6-465A-8D37-35153DD015D3.jpeg This is Cooper my nephew. He is 8 years old. He got this doe the second weekend of Pennsylvania deer season with a single shot 223. She fell within sight and it was his first deer. ...
by fordwannabe
Wed Dec 16, 2020 10:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hazards of wintertime projects
Replies: 7
Views: 384

Re: Hazards of wintertime projects

Try used dryer sheets in with your lizard litter. I was very skeptical when I was told about this but have been using it for years and it’s free. I cut the dryer sheets into 6-8 pieces and place them in the tumbler.
by fordwannabe
Wed Dec 16, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: An ugly duckling finds a home
Replies: 16
Views: 639

Re: An ugly duckling finds a home

My Model 57M LOVES the Armscorp 40 grain 22 mag. I have not tried the 50 grain round. Good luck with it. I have been looking for a 57(22lr) off and on for a couple years because I like my magnum so much.
by fordwannabe
Wed Dec 16, 2020 9:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help with .357 magnum bullets in a 35-30...
Replies: 9
Views: 333

Re: Help with .357 magnum bullets in a 35-30...

I also have 35/30-30 in a Marlin. I have not used partitions though for it. I only hunted deer with it and my one experience with partitions and deer(30-06) ended with a wounded deer and the need for tracking and a follow up shot. I WAS NOT IMPRESSED. Could have been a one off experience or not. I d...
by fordwannabe
Wed Dec 16, 2020 8:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7445
Views: 175278

Re: The Gun Room

Last night I was in a Sheetz to get gas for my snowblower and four wheeler I was driving my 1 ton f350 crew cab with an 8 foot bed, not exactly the same turning radius as a sports car, so I cheated to the left to make a right hand turn. This dingleberry in a Volkswagen speeds around me as I was maki...
by fordwannabe
Tue Dec 15, 2020 11:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7445
Views: 175278

Re: The Gun Room

Oh Gunny! Still at Mom’s mostly. I worked today doing an investigation about an elopement from one of the facilities. Then I stopped on the way back to Mom’s at my house. Put the plow on the four wheeler parked it in the driveway covered up and plugged in. Then went to fill the gas on the snow blowe...
by fordwannabe
Wed Dec 09, 2020 12:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lyman 358429 in a levergun
Replies: 14
Views: 570

Re: Lyman 358429 in a levergun

I have used the Keith style in two leverguns in 38/357. I have a Puma from the 1980’s and a Marlin, one that bullet worked slick as cat poop on a glass door knob and the other was herky jerky. Unfortunately my CRS is acting up and I Don’t remember which was which. 51318F4A-25B3-45BD-831E-C3A5D58B1B8...
by fordwannabe
Wed Dec 09, 2020 12:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7445
Views: 175278

Re: The Gun Room

We have a white ground in Berks County.
by fordwannabe
Tue Dec 08, 2020 9:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7445
Views: 175278

Re: The Gun Room

Hey all! I got back from deer hunting. Was home one day and my 76 year old Mom had shoulder surgery yesterday. I am staying with her at her house for a few days. My Covid is gone. My ribs are better and I got my guns wiped down and put away before her surgery. My garage looks like a Cabelas exploded...
by fordwannabe
Fri Dec 04, 2020 2:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Stolen gun or senior moment? UPDATE
Replies: 23
Views: 1134

Re: Stolen gun or senior moment? UPDATE

A couple years ago I had the exact opposite problem.! I was moving the gun room downstairs after the boy moved out. I found two SxS hammer guns that to this day I do not remember getting.
by fordwannabe
Wed Dec 02, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7445
Views: 175278

Re: The Gun Room

Gunny, my Covid symptoms are gone. I even got my taste and smell back. My ribs seem to be healing as well. I am still out in Somerset county casting stuff is in Berks county. I hear ya. I am gonna get on it but can’t do much until I get home.
by fordwannabe
Wed Dec 02, 2020 6:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: RIP Officer Cassie Johnson
Replies: 7
Views: 603

Re: RIP Officer Cassie Johnson

God bless you Officer Johnson. Be a crying shame if the shooter got a painful infection that lingered for quite a while before he succumbed.
by fordwannabe
Wed Dec 02, 2020 12:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Would it be possible...
Replies: 14
Views: 979

Re: Would it be possible...

Flint the Marlin model 92 had interchangeable firing pins for 32 rf or 32 cf.
by fordwannabe
Wed Dec 02, 2020 12:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Savage 99 scope mount location
Replies: 23
Views: 1006

Re: Savage 99 scope mount location

If the Mount was installed on a less than professional manner, I am wondering if the screws used were of the correct length? Could those scope Mount screws be binding on the bolt? Please let us know what you find.
by fordwannabe
Mon Nov 30, 2020 12:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Stopped by a local gun shop today.
Replies: 12
Views: 818

Re: Stopped by a local gun shop today.

Tycer , I admit it ....you got me.
by fordwannabe
Mon Nov 30, 2020 7:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7445
Views: 175278

Re: The Gun Room

Gunny I was using the federal sabot slug that uses the Barnes blue tipped 3/4 ounce.
by fordwannabe
Sun Nov 29, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7445
Views: 175278

Re: The Gun Room

Only deer any of our group saw. He was all alone too.
by fordwannabe
Sun Nov 29, 2020 9:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Was censored on FB yesterday
Replies: 20
Views: 990

Re: Was censored on FB yesterday

Never used any of that BS, never will. Most people seem to go on FB to impress other people. I DON’T GIVE A RATS REAR END WHAT MOST PEOPLE THINK. Never have, never will.
by fordwannabe
Sun Nov 29, 2020 9:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7445
Views: 175278

Re: The Gun Room

THANKS! DAD! I had a Savage 12 slug gun today. The rest of the week I will be looking for a doe with the 1895 Winchester in 30-40 Krag. He is real wide. I am dealing with a very sore set of ribs as I slipped getting out of the shower Friday and slammed into the tub side. I was convinced I wasn’t gon...
by fordwannabe
Sun Nov 29, 2020 9:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anybody do a form 1 can? (Doc?)
Replies: 11
Views: 481

Re: Anybody do a form 1 can? (Doc?)

eBay or wish.com
by fordwannabe
Sun Nov 29, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7445
Views: 175278

Re: The Gun Room

In February I have four years to go.
Oh yeah! Today was a good day!
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by fordwannabe
Thu Nov 26, 2020 9:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin '94 hammer (mainspring)
Replies: 2
Views: 158

Re: Marlin '94 hammer (mainspring)

You might also keep an eye on eBay.
by fordwannabe
Thu Nov 26, 2020 9:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Would it be possible...
Replies: 14
Views: 979

Re: Would it be possible...

If you look on YouTube Larry Potterfield did a video on the rolling block conversion from rimfire to center fire.
by fordwannabe
Mon Nov 23, 2020 6:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Smoke them while you have them.
Replies: 26
Views: 814

Re: Smoke them while you have them.

Prayers Sir. Peace be with you in the days ahead
by fordwannabe
Mon Nov 23, 2020 9:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7445
Views: 175278

Re: The Gun Room

Gunny, I have my work phone and work computer ( and a SPECIAL state worker jumped into the Covid tracking system last couple days “helping” so it will take days to fix her “help”(&)@)@)&;$!&&). A new to me Ravin, a suppressed Rossi lever, a suppressed 45/70 encore with 520 grain lrnfp, an AR, a Sava...
by fordwannabe
Sun Nov 22, 2020 5:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7445
Views: 175278

Re: The Gun Room

I be here! I was out of communication for several hours as I had to meet my wife for my work phone and computer. Was kinda a spy bag drop thing but she was nice enough to drive two hours to meet me. I am feeling about 85 percent.
by fordwannabe
Sat Nov 21, 2020 7:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7445
Views: 175278

Re: The Gun Room

Yup quarantine at one of my favorite places dam
by fordwannabe
Sat Nov 21, 2020 4:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7445
Views: 175278

Re: The Gun Room

Eww an Ithaca 37🤗🤗 yippee. Jack I figured with me being incapacitated and all you should deliver that Marlin 38-55 to my house, to aid me in a desire to recover. I am NOT home but just having a JUNKER like that around might lift my spirits. My life or death might depend on you Jack.
by fordwannabe
Sat Nov 21, 2020 4:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin 336RC in 35 Remington
Replies: 14
Views: 543

Re: Marlin 336RC in 35 Remington

Well done sir! One of the rifles I would like to add to my small assortment.
by fordwannabe
Sat Nov 21, 2020 8:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7445
Views: 175278

Re: The Gun Room

Heck it took me getting the VID but I won a page!!!!
by fordwannabe
Sat Nov 21, 2020 8:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7445
Views: 175278

Re: The Gun Room

Gunny, that irony has not been lost on any of us. I have very mild symptoms and if I test positive they will tell me to quarantine for two weeks and let them know if I have any changes. If I test negative but have known exposure they will tell me to quarantine for two weeks and let them know if I ha...
by fordwannabe
Fri Nov 20, 2020 11:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7445
Views: 175278

Re: The Gun Room

I stay with a buddy of mine and hunt his 580 acers
by fordwannabe
Fri Nov 20, 2020 8:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7445
Views: 175278

Re: The Gun Room

I very highly suspect that I am ,unfortunately
by fordwannabe
Fri Nov 20, 2020 8:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: BREAKING NEWS ON THE 480 ACHILLES!
Replies: 20
Views: 731

Re: BREAKING NEWS ON THE 480 ACHILLES!

Right now I can’t get a 480 revolver but I might be able to get a crimping die. Then I would have a reason to get the revolver :roll: