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by fordwannabe
Thu May 28, 2020 11:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: new CBC made Rossi 92s?
Replies: 5
Views: 183

Re: new CBC made Rossi 92s?

Who is CBC?
by fordwannabe
Tue May 26, 2020 11:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The .450 Adams
Replies: 20
Views: 268

Re: The .450 Adams

One of the things I love about reloading for old guns is being able to get them back in service. Well done and a nice thing to do.
by fordwannabe
Tue May 26, 2020 11:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4343
Views: 63425

Re: The Gun Room

Dam y’all can’t spell fer chit tonight.
Jay just be careful with the back to black. I was doing the door handles on Moby and got some on the paint it made a discolored area on the paint that was a PITA to get off. Only reason I noticed it because Moby is a white whale, err crew cab super duty.
by fordwannabe
Mon May 25, 2020 10:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4343
Views: 63425

Re: The Gun Room

YA THINK? A RAT HUH
by fordwannabe
Sun May 24, 2020 10:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4343
Views: 63425

Re: The Gun Room

I guess I was slumming for dinner.9
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Only 6 hours in the smoker.
by fordwannabe
Sun May 24, 2020 12:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4343
Views: 63425

Re: The Gun Room

We mainly did mud and a little bit of rocks, lots and f trail riding too. We had a mix, my buddy had a 72!short bed f150 that we put Dana 60’s front and rear with a torquey 428 (stickers all over it saying 390hehe) and 36 inch scampers.! I had a f150 with 351 modified and 33 swampers. Years later I ...
by fordwannabe
Sun May 24, 2020 8:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4343
Views: 63425

Re: The Gun Room

Jay, when I was in our wheelin club out in Montana we had a saying “ if it ain’t rubbed you ain’t having enough fun.” Griff, when I was a teenager I got done hunting one day and being a lazy teenage turd I left my Winchester 1200 in the back of my ride(a way cool 1968 Plymouth Belvedere 4 door stati...
by fordwannabe
Fri May 22, 2020 11:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4343
Views: 63425

Re: The Gun Room

Yes Fred you win another page. You are welcome for the assist.
by fordwannabe
Fri May 22, 2020 11:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Suppressor
Replies: 28
Views: 565

Re: Suppressor

6pt, if you applied in January you probably won’t see it this year. BATFE cashed my check on October 1,2019. I called them March 3, 2020. I was told my application is “on track.” We are experiencing a 12-14 month backlog. Call us again in August. AAArrrgh. But you can buy a “fuel filter” on eBay and...
by fordwannabe
Fri May 22, 2020 11:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This Explains A Lot
Replies: 12
Views: 478

Re: This Explains A Lot

Hondo, I bet whatever you say I personally have heard about this. May even have said it, dunno.
by fordwannabe
Fri May 22, 2020 11:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4343
Views: 63425

Re: The Gun Room

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Jack, I read gun room most every day, most days a couple times...don’t always have anything to add. I do keep up with you boys.
That’s most of one of those trout I smoked last weekend . Basted in maple syrup
Mmmm
by fordwannabe
Fri May 22, 2020 12:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4343
Views: 63425

Re: The Gun Room

Six has supplied me with bullets for a few of the guns I bought from him, and all have been very nice.! He does a fine job with molds and a casting pot.
by fordwannabe
Fri May 22, 2020 10:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This Explains A Lot
Replies: 12
Views: 478

Re: This Explains A Lot

How do they get promoted to these positions? Governor Dick Wolfe, err sorry, Tom Wolfe wanted to promote LGBTQxyz (promote means get the vote of) people and appointed Dr. Levine period end of statement. The funny thing is we are told we are all the same blah blah blah but a couple weeks ago a report...
by fordwannabe
Fri May 22, 2020 10:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Smith & Wesson model 19
Replies: 21
Views: 563

Re: Smith & Wesson model 19

I had been given a model 66 years ago as a Christmas present and I thought it was a perfect out doors companion. I gave it back to my brother as it had been his first duty gun and he really wanted it. I bought a Ruger stainless 357 double action didn’t really care for it and gave up t to my son who ...
by fordwannabe
Thu May 21, 2020 10:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This Explains A Lot
Replies: 12
Views: 478

Re: This Explains A Lot

Oh yeah! Big news here in Pa the nations first transgender secretary of health. :shock: A meme somebody sent me said ONLY in Pa can You be told to wear a mask by a dude in a bra. That is my Boss! No I am not Kidding
by fordwannabe
Thu May 21, 2020 2:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dirty Harry 44?
Replies: 38
Views: 677

Re: Dirty Harry 44?

An interview with John Millius the director, he showed a model 29 presented to him as a movie used gun. He said it was one of three and had been sent back to Smith and Wesson to be refinished as it had been dropped during filming and had a case of sidewalk rash. It was a 44. Harry did say in the gun...
by fordwannabe
Wed May 20, 2020 10:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: More Elk Stag Grips
Replies: 8
Views: 476

Re: More Elk Stag Grips

Can you provide more info on those grips? Who, what, where?
by fordwannabe
Wed May 20, 2020 10:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jacketed Vs Cast Reloading
Replies: 27
Views: 543

Re: Jacketed Vs Cast Reloading

In my 38-55 powder selection was not nearly as important as cast bullet diameter for accuracy. What does your bore measure?
by fordwannabe
Mon May 18, 2020 11:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4343
Views: 63425

Re: The Gun Room

Took my newly relined Marlin 1897 to the range on Saturday and it shoots itty bitty little half inch groups at 25 yards. As opposed to the , can’t keep 5 shots on a 12 inch by 12 inch target it was shooting before. My brother and nephews brought me 7.5 pounds of trout fillets Saturday so I smoked th...
by fordwannabe
Mon May 18, 2020 11:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 32 special
Replies: 21
Views: 529

Re: 32 special

HI like the 32 special. I have several and a 32 HPS, I knew what it was but they didn’t.
by fordwannabe
Sat May 16, 2020 9:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Feeding problems in a rossi 92 .44 mag
Replies: 6
Views: 286

Re: Feeding problems in a rossi 92 .44 mag

Hopefully one of our regulars will stop by soon. Nate Kiowa Jones is a Rossi specialist he owns Steves Gunz and has a video on making Rossi’s run. I have a 357 Rossi and he was able to help me out to get it running. Hope he comes along shortly. Welcome to the board.
by fordwannabe
Sat May 16, 2020 8:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: .38 in .357 lever leading question
Replies: 17
Views: 442

Re: .38 in .357 lever leading question

I have a Rossi lever that would not chamber 38’s reliably. I was talking with Nate Kiowa Jones one day and he explained that these guns were made to function with a certain OAL. First I load ALL 357 loads in nickel cases and all 38 in brass cases. I can tell from 4 feet away which load it is. Second...
by fordwannabe
Sat May 16, 2020 8:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4343
Views: 63425

Re: The Gun Room

Gunny, what did you think of my video?
by fordwannabe
Fri May 15, 2020 1:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4343
Views: 63425

Re: The Gun Room

Fiddleheads are a baby fern and before they spread out they are all twisted up and look like the end of a fiddle the part that looks kinda like a question mark. They grow wild and are there just for the picking. They are only Delicious a short time. Pick as many as you can then clean Blanche and fre...
by fordwannabe
Fri May 15, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4343
Views: 63425

Re: The Gun Room

The thing I probably miss the most about Maine is the seclusion, next Moose meat, then fiddleheads. Black flies and the ex tie for last.
by fordwannabe
Fri May 15, 2020 6:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4343
Views: 63425

Re: The Gun Room

Oh ancient one(haha) I may need to remind you that I lived in Maine for a couple years AND I was married to a MANIAC she happened to be from Maine too. Believe me I have EARNED the right to speak Mainese.
by fordwannabe
Fri May 15, 2020 6:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Stainless steel tumblers
Replies: 12
Views: 292

Re: Stainless steel tumblers

Several years ago a buddy and I were doing volume brass processing and we split a small harbor freight cement mixer. I made a top for it and we used stainless pins, dawn dishwashing liquid and lemshine. Works well and now I only use it once a year or so for a large batch of a single type case. Most ...
by fordwannabe
Thu May 14, 2020 10:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4343
Views: 63425

Re: The Gun Room

I am beginning to worry about you comrade Jay. First ya hack on NASCAR then ya hack on diesel trucks. Dang near UN AMERICAN! Next your gonna start trading 1894’s for Mosin Nagants. Did ya get a bad batch of fiddleheads?
by fordwannabe
Wed May 13, 2020 8:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4343
Views: 63425

Re: The Gun Room

Gunny I agree about the “stock-stock cars” to a point. After watching Ryan Newman’s wreck at Daytona how about stock drivetrains and bodies, with a super duper roll cage setup. Allergic to tomatoes? And yet you seem so happy anyway. If I couldn’t eat tomatoes I might question why I was put on this e...
by fordwannabe
Tue May 12, 2020 6:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 30-30 gunstocks for 30-30
Replies: 6
Views: 280

Re: 30-30 gunstocks for 30-30

Are you looking for completely finished or inletted and you want to finish it? In my opinion the Boyd’s Marlin stocks are serviceable at best. If you are looking for a hunk of wood to throw on it and be done with it to go hunting... they are fine. If you want something nice I suggest looking on eBay...
by fordwannabe
Tue May 12, 2020 6:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4343
Views: 63425

Re: The Gun Room

BUT NASCAR is back! Sunday Sunday Sunday at 3:30. Finally some normalcy to the world. Hey Six do I own any of the guns in that picture?
by fordwannabe
Sun May 10, 2020 7:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: John Wayne movie gun?
Replies: 20
Views: 644

Re: John Wayne movie gun?

I just pulled d out my Daisy and that was s EXACTLY what it looks like in the movie. Thank you guys, another mystery solved.
by fordwannabe
Sun May 10, 2020 2:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: John Wayne movie gun?
Replies: 20
Views: 644

Re: John Wayne movie gun?

All true statements. The gun I saw is not a 92 or a 94 because when I saw it I said the &$://!$ was that and backed it up to see. Very clearly not a 92-94. Looked like a standard kings patent 94 loading gate but right at the spot where the mag tube and receiver meet.
by fordwannabe
Sun May 10, 2020 12:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4343
Views: 63425

Re: The Gun Room

You guys are right fordwannabe needs an avatar! Never really thought about it until now. I will do some pondering on it this week. You guys ponder on my question in the JW movie gun thread.
by fordwannabe
Sun May 10, 2020 11:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: John Wayne movie gun?
Replies: 20
Views: 644

John Wayne movie gun?

Ok I know I am a nerd buuut I am curious about something? I was being a lazy turd this morning and got hooked into Rooster Cogburn. When they are on the raft and had already put the Nitro in the water, you can see a picture of JW holding a rifle and it looks similar to a 1892-1894 but the loading ga...
by fordwannabe
Sun May 10, 2020 10:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4343
Views: 63425

Re: The Gun Room

CONGRATULATIONS Jay. You are the big winner.
by fordwannabe
Sat May 09, 2020 2:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4343
Views: 63425

Re: The Gun Room

So just stopped at my brass vendor as he was selling out. Got 4000 primers,14 pounds of powder, couple hundred cast 45-70 bullets, a bag of 38-55 a bag of 35 Remington and a little lead. 4F7CCF2B-76C8-4560-A86E-234B64FE7BDB.jpeg Full of ww, solder, tin, antimony and a whole bucket of lino. Christmas...
by fordwannabe
Sat May 09, 2020 1:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4343
Views: 63425

Re: The Gun Room

Jack answer your phone
by fordwannabe
Sat May 09, 2020 12:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4343
Views: 63425

Re: The Gun Room

She was set on General Lee orange and a stick. Not many have that combo
by fordwannabe
Sat May 09, 2020 12:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4343
Views: 63425

Re: The Gun Room

Mrs FWB crashed her beloved scion in October and has been hemming and hawing about what to get while driving her 08 king ranch. A couple weeks ago she decided on a whoopdedo for my Subaru. None like she wanted in Pa (not allowed to buy one if they had it) so bought one in Jersey. With 0.9 financing...
by fordwannabe
Sat May 09, 2020 7:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4343
Views: 63425

Re: The Gun Room

Mrs fwb and I have an appointment at. 1100 in Flemington NJ to pick up her new Subaru
by fordwannabe
Fri May 08, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4343
Views: 63425

Re: The Gun Room

520 grains with the hollowpoint.
by fordwannabe
Fri May 08, 2020 6:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4343
Views: 63425

Re: The Gun Room

That’s a 255 grain 45 long colt bullet in the middle of my 50-100-450 bullets. COME ON SQUIRREL SEASON.
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by fordwannabe
Fri May 08, 2020 6:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New to me 1881 Marlin 40cal
Replies: 26
Views: 540

Re: New to me 1881 Marlin 40cal

Hey Gunny, that old guy we talk to on here is impressing me again. Why is it that he can’t remember to wear pants all the time but ask him about crimping obsolete cartridges and all the sudden it involves tubing cutters and pipes. That he remembers, pants not so much. Ok ok I gotta admit I am purty ...
by fordwannabe
Fri May 08, 2020 9:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I have always been partial to sixguns and horses ...
Replies: 8
Views: 309

Re: I have always been partial to sixguns and horses ...

Cool pictures Jim. Yes I blame my maternal Grandmother and Paternal Grandfather. Grandmother loved all the westerns and taught me to shoot at 5. Grandfather taught me to hunt( he handed me my first lever action deer gun)and the joy of good animals. I am old enough to remember when All my hero’s wore...
by fordwannabe
Fri May 08, 2020 7:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Justice Department Dropps Case Against Flynn
Replies: 5
Views: 200

Re: Justice Department Dropps Case Against Flynn

General Flynn’s attorney said that she believes he has civil recourse legal jargon for GONNA SUE THE LYING BASTAGES. I hope he really likes the “new house” cause he has a slam dunk. Mr’s Comie and Shiff for brains may do well to start putting their affairs in order.
by fordwannabe
Thu May 07, 2020 10:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4343
Views: 63425

Re: The Gun Room

Maine doesn’t have many deer (compared to some other states) but it do have big ones.
by fordwannabe
Thu May 07, 2020 10:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Shooting with the Grand-Daughters
Replies: 5
Views: 194

Re: Shooting with the Grand-Daughters

Good for you Jim.I REALLY want to go shooting with my Grandson but since he’s only 10 months old His Mom said I have wait. Dagnabbit. But Mom he has his own 22 already.
by fordwannabe
Wed May 06, 2020 8:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Getting to old for this stuff.
Replies: 38
Views: 928

Re: Getting to old for this stuff.

Nice Job Pitchy.
by fordwannabe
Wed May 06, 2020 8:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4343
Views: 63425

Re: The Gun Room

She mostly behaves. I use 231 in 32 long colt with the heeled bullets.