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by Blaine
Tue Nov 24, 2020 6:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Most of you probably know this ...
Replies: 19
Views: 440

Re: Most of you probably know this ...

I'm good on all counts. 8)
(But, by all means brag and blab on the 'net for all to see) :roll:
by Blaine
Mon Oct 05, 2020 1:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayers up for Trump - he has Coronavirus...
Replies: 20
Views: 977

Re: Prayers up for Trump - he has Coronavirus...

Bill in Oregon wrote:
Fri Oct 02, 2020 6:41 am
Neither left nor right, but he kinda asked for it.
C'mon, maaaan...you're better than that. 8)
by Blaine
Mon Sep 28, 2020 5:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: don't know what to call it
Replies: 12
Views: 488

Re: don't know what to call it

GunnyMack wrote:
Sat Sep 26, 2020 4:35 pm
How about The DemPizzer?
You win. :lol:
by Blaine
Mon Sep 28, 2020 5:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prominent member.....
Replies: 7
Views: 470

Re: Prominent member.....

If you haven't already done it, make some hot lemonade. I mean as hot as you can drink it and as sour as you can take. It helps thin out and break up the mucus. That way you can cough it out. Hot and spicy food, such as jalapenos or hotter, can also thin the mucus. Get those smoke particles out. I ...
by Blaine
Mon Sep 28, 2020 3:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prominent member.....
Replies: 7
Views: 470

Re: Prominent member.....

Bill, it was REAL rough for a couple weeks. The air has been clear for awhile, and I'm still coughing up stuff. We suppsedly had the worst air in the world for a couple weeks. It blotted out the sun on some days.
by Blaine
Sat Sep 26, 2020 8:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prominent member.....
Replies: 7
Views: 470

Re: Prominent member.....

Thanks for asking. I'm fine. 8)
by Blaine
Mon Aug 31, 2020 2:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: It's Good To Plan Ahead
Replies: 8
Views: 541

Re: It's Good To Plan Ahead

3leggedturtle wrote:
Sun Aug 30, 2020 12:41 pm
Couldnt you at least humored us and put in hillary or pelosi instead of Linda......
Who the HE!! would want Killary or Nasty's face over the mantel? :shock: :o :evil:
by Blaine
Sat Aug 29, 2020 4:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: It's Good To Plan Ahead
Replies: 8
Views: 541

It's Good To Plan Ahead

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by Blaine
Mon Aug 24, 2020 9:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Homemade knife sheath.
Replies: 21
Views: 615

Re: Homemade knife sheath.

Grizz wrote:
Sat Aug 22, 2020 12:43 pm
I like that a lot, both knife and sheath. I like pouch type sheaths and plan to make some when I retire from my current all consuming retirement projects :lol:
You'll have plenty of time when you hit The Doldrums about half way to Japan :P :P
by Blaine
Mon Aug 24, 2020 2:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Homemade knife sheath.
Replies: 21
Views: 615

Re: Homemade knife sheath.

I have a really nice BK-Kbar that came with a worthless plastic...Kydex?....Everytime you put it in/out it dulls a the nice razor edge I put on it. :evil: :evil:
I may try to make a new one, but I suck at arts & crafts. :roll:
by Blaine
Wed Aug 19, 2020 12:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The " H " Stamped On Winchester Rimfire Ammo
Replies: 2
Views: 274

The " H " Stamped On Winchester Rimfire Ammo

I watched an old re-run of Death Valley Days. One of the original Henry rifles was featured in the story. In the post script by The Old Ranger, he mentioned that the letter H was stamped on the bottom of Winchester rimfire ammo to pay honor to the rimfire Henry.....Since this was 1958, I can only as...
by Blaine
Wed Aug 19, 2020 12:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday KirkD....🇨🇦
Replies: 4
Views: 184

Re: Happy Birthday KirkD.

Happy Birthday, Sir.... 8)
by Blaine
Thu Aug 13, 2020 10:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How the Brits could have dropped the Hiroshima bomb
Replies: 12
Views: 782

Re: How the Brits could have dropped the Hiroshima bomb

:lol: ".................................................... And, all made the lowest bidder.........................."
by Blaine
Tue Aug 11, 2020 11:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday hfcable.
Replies: 5
Views: 201

Re: Happy Birthday hfcable.

Happy Birthday, Rifleman
by Blaine
Tue Aug 11, 2020 11:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How the Brits could have dropped the Hiroshima bomb
Replies: 12
Views: 782

Re: How the Brits could have dropped the Hiroshima bomb

The Pentagon has war plans drawn up against, and with, every country on earth, including the Vatican.
by Blaine
Sun Aug 09, 2020 2:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Speaking of grumpy men
Replies: 15
Views: 432

Re: Speaking of grumpy men

:wink: Nah, I ain't grumpy...much.
by Blaine
Sun Aug 09, 2020 11:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dang Good Movie
Replies: 6
Views: 495

Re: Dang Good Movie

gamekeeper wrote:
Sun Aug 09, 2020 3:32 am
I have the DVD, one of my favourites... 8)
It was one of those that stayed dark and depressing throughout...ended pretty good, tho...
by Blaine
Sat Aug 08, 2020 8:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: When someone asks "Can I borrow a gun...?"
Replies: 13
Views: 648

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

:evil: :evil: I lent out my T/C Renegade .54 to a boss at work about 20 years ago. I made it from a kit. It was returned ruined with rusty barrel, and effed up double set triggers.
Still got it in the back of the closet....Might clean it up and hang it on the wall.
by Blaine
Sat Aug 08, 2020 8:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: new york attorney general
Replies: 4
Views: 376

Re: new york attorney general

:evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: And, the horse she rode in on....
I'll probably cut loose a hundred bucks to send the NRA on this one.
I'm a Life Member.
by Blaine
Sat Aug 08, 2020 5:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Red Dots on Handguns
Replies: 21
Views: 1468

Re: Red Dots on Handguns

I love the factory-installed red laser on my LCP EDC.... I just bought the Sig 635 SAS with the no-snag sights....Jury is out, but at self-defense distance they are very good. In a dark room, not so much. In my not-so-expert opinion, the LCP, or the Sig would be just as effective for close-in self-d...
by Blaine
Sat Aug 08, 2020 5:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AARP, any real advantages?
Replies: 22
Views: 1211

Re: AARP, any real advantages?

Ages ago, I thought I'd save on car insurance with AARP/Hartford.... Bwwaaahahahhaaa.....
I now shop around everytime I renew.
by Blaine
Sat Aug 08, 2020 5:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Round ball loads......
Replies: 36
Views: 1881

Re: Round ball loads......

You couldn't use a "real" rifle for hunting squirrels on Ft Ben Harrison, but you could use blackpowder. My .54 T/C Renegade with RB, and a light load of Pryodex P would print ORH at fifty yards. With a Max load, it would approach 2000fps, according to the T/C manual, and it was a monster on those b...
by Blaine
Sat Aug 08, 2020 11:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday oldgerboy & Pitchy.
Replies: 10
Views: 563

Re: Happy Birthday oldgerboy & Pitchy.

A belated Happy Birthdy, Riflemen....
by Blaine
Sat Aug 08, 2020 11:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windshield Wiper Groups
Replies: 7
Views: 555

Re: Windshield Wiper Groups

Proper trigger control is just as important with a rifle as it is a handgun. Jerking the trigger could pull shots to the side. :idea:
by Blaine
Sat Aug 08, 2020 11:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Electronics Help, Please? Need to find replacement switch
Replies: 13
Views: 991

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

Thanks, guys, for the feedback. These type of fans seem to be no longer made, at least not that I can find, so that's why I was hoping to find some type of similar replacement switch. I wouldn't have thought it would be that tough to find. But I agree that it's not worth doing a whole lot of work t...
by Blaine
Fri Aug 07, 2020 5:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The explosion in Beirut
Replies: 39
Views: 2168

Re: The explosion in Beirut

This source seems accurate, and explains when it doesn't and when it does explode...No tap dancing in this articlehttps://www.scientificamerican.com/article/what ... in-beirut/
by Blaine
Fri Aug 07, 2020 2:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The explosion in Beirut
Replies: 39
Views: 2168

Re: The explosion in Beirut

According to the report, the 2,700 tons of ammonium nitrate has been sitting there for 5-6 years. So........really ??!! I can't stop scratching my head on this one. Everyone on this planet knows this stuff is explosive, unstable and quite volatile, and sitting in a dockside warehouse in that heat (...
by Blaine
Fri Aug 07, 2020 11:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Added a Sharps 1874 Sporting Rifle No.3 (.45-70)
Replies: 16
Views: 1226

Re: Added a Sharps 1874 Sporting Rifle No.3 (.45-70)

She's a real dandy....Those Sharps are about the classiest, coolest looking shooters out there. 8)
by Blaine
Fri Aug 07, 2020 1:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The explosion in Beirut
Replies: 39
Views: 2168

Re: The explosion in Beirut

COSteve wrote:
Thu Aug 06, 2020 11:36 pm
I don't see the problem. Ragheads blowing up Ragheads. What's the issue?????
40% Of the people in Beirut were Christians.
by Blaine
Thu Aug 06, 2020 4:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Electronics Help, Please? Need to find replacement switch
Replies: 13
Views: 991

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

It's simply a reversible speed control, and off. But depending on what you want to do, it could be wired as a single speed, or rewired to work with another switch if I had an idea of how the wires are connected. I'd need a diagram of the existing switch and fan motor, plus a picture of the existing...
by Blaine
Thu Aug 06, 2020 4:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The explosion in Beirut
Replies: 39
Views: 2168

Re: The explosion in Beirut

RIHMFIRE wrote:
Thu Aug 06, 2020 2:32 pm
I thought A.N. had to be mixed with something else to be volatile?
Exactly... Nobody is talking about that....
by Blaine
Tue Aug 04, 2020 5:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My $32.50 shotgun.
Replies: 15
Views: 1259

Re: My $32.50 shotgun.

My Mother won a single shot 12ga H&R in the mid-60s and gave it to me.....It was one of those 36 Full Choke cannons.....I promptly shortened it to about 18-19 inches and never had a sight installed. It's taken dozens of squirrels. Low brass only :shock: :o I shot a magnum round in it once, and it re...
by Blaine
Sat Aug 01, 2020 11:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Richard Muennink
Replies: 8
Views: 1163

Re: Richard Muennink

Condolences and prayers for the loss of your friend.
by Blaine
Sat Aug 01, 2020 11:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday jkbrea.
Replies: 6
Views: 396

Re: Happy Birthday jkbrea.

Happy Birthday, Rifleman...
by Blaine
Fri Jul 31, 2020 1:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Joe Rogan really irritates me, but
Replies: 9
Views: 1067

Re: Joe Rogan really irritates me, but

Grizz wrote:
Fri Jul 31, 2020 1:35 pm
I never heard of him, and it sounds like I'm blessed for it.

and besides, how popular can he possibly be if I've never heard the name, huh?
I had to look him up.... I heard that some liberal SJW was up set that his site got more action that hers...
by Blaine
Fri Jul 31, 2020 11:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spinal cord stimulator anyone?
Replies: 16
Views: 949

Re: Spinal cord stimulator anyone?

Prayers.
:(
by Blaine
Thu Jul 30, 2020 5:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 94ae 444 marlin barrel upgrade
Replies: 6
Views: 459

Re: 94ae 444 marlin barrel upgrade

Thanks guys. I will order the 410 tube and hope for the best. I can always cut down if need to for some reason. The original barrel was abused and needs replacing and why not go a bit longer. I am having strange dreams of pushing those 265 ftx to 2500. I think the Hornady factory Ammo pushes them t...
by Blaine
Thu Jul 30, 2020 5:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Let's See Your Canine Buddy
Replies: 47
Views: 2438

Re: Let's See Your Canine Buddy

This is Thor....He passed too young...8 years old... About a year before I got Odie the standard poodle.
He was quite the buddy, too....Very protective of his friends. He absolutely loved going out on the drift boat.
by Blaine
Thu Jul 30, 2020 5:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: These are for pretty ...
Replies: 20
Views: 1090

Re: These are for pretty ...

Always admired the Silvertips and wish they were still in production. Jim, that is one serious crimp. Using the Lee die? Yessir. It is the only die to use as far as I am concerned. :D That's the way I like to do them....I can't prove it, but I think the powder burns more completely with a good, har...
by Blaine
Wed Jul 29, 2020 3:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Patriotism is NOT Obedience to Government..."
Replies: 7
Views: 570

Re: "Patriotism is NOT Obedience to Government..."

The USA has a wonderful Constitution...too bad we're not using it much these days... :evil:
by Blaine
Wed Jul 29, 2020 3:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Message From Boge Quinn
Replies: 9
Views: 657

Re: Message From Boge Quinn

For those that don't know, Boge is an excellent musician on his stringed instruments...God Bless Jeff, and Boge....Fine Americans we could all do well to emulate.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OWXG4fox4q8
by Blaine
Tue Jul 28, 2020 5:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Let's See Your Canine Buddy
Replies: 47
Views: 2438

Re: Let's See Your Canine Buddy

GunnyMack wrote:
Tue Jul 28, 2020 4:34 pm
Yes, Claro. Complete rupture of ACL. She had a plate installed in her knee, developed an infection and had to have the plate removed.
:(
by Blaine
Tue Jul 28, 2020 4:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need a dose of "good stuff"?
Replies: 3
Views: 459

Re: Need a dose of "good stuff"?

Yep.... 8)
by Blaine
Tue Jul 28, 2020 4:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Let's See Your Canine Buddy
Replies: 47
Views: 2438

Re: Let's See Your Canine Buddy

20190311_153414.jpg Claro with her favorite thing in the world- a pheasant! 20181116_123150.jpg Dixie, she is over the rainbow bridge now. 5A4461BC-DCCB-4622-AEF5-7A4853D2E786.JPG Winnie after a successful chipmunk hunt 20190316_184637.jpg Her Hignesss, Parker Didn't one of them just go thru a bad ...
by Blaine
Tue Jul 28, 2020 1:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Let's See Your Canine Buddy
Replies: 47
Views: 2438

Let's See Your Canine Buddy

Odie is a super watch dog. He catches every little sound. It's unnerving, at night, when he stares into the brush and growls.... He can be one mean EssoBee if he's being protective....
by Blaine
Mon Jul 27, 2020 3:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: JEFF QUINN
Replies: 26
Views: 1502

Re: JEFF QUINN

That's sad news, indeed.
by Blaine
Sun Jul 26, 2020 5:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Found.....
Replies: 16
Views: 2046

Re: Found.....

I'll tell you what really sucked for me.
I got a used SPARC AR Red Dot,. Maybe from someone here.
After a few uses, the two rubber capped controls on the back went tits up. Almost impossible to shut off, and zero brightness control. What a disappointment. :evil: