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by ollogger
Tue Jan 12, 2021 11:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: It arrived !
Replies: 24
Views: 316

Re: It arrived !

I always enjoy your fine guns THANKS!!


Brad
by ollogger
Sat Jan 09, 2021 9:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Advice on the best commercial cast bullet for Rossi .44 Mag
Replies: 12
Views: 222

Re: Advice on the best commercial cast bullet for Rossi .44 Mag

Missouri cast bullets has a sample pac you can put together, that way you can try a few
different bullets with out buying 500




Brad
by ollogger
Sat Jan 09, 2021 4:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester expert needed
Replies: 14
Views: 399

Re: Winchester expert needed

Jnyork that gun is beautiful compared to the 32 spl. i had
I am interested in more comments now that you have photos


Brad
by ollogger
Sat Jan 09, 2021 2:14 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: What are they so afraid of?
Replies: 7
Views: 209

Re: What are they so afraid of?

it could have some thing to do with the missing pile of pxxp Pelosi lap top



ollogger
by ollogger
Fri Jan 08, 2021 2:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester expert needed
Replies: 14
Views: 399

Re: Winchester expert needed

I just sold a 1894 src in 32 spl. that was beat up pretty bad with old battle scars filled in with some kind of wood filler, the gun was used 50 years in a sheep wagon or horse back & maybe dragged part of the time the bore was maybe a 4 or 5 but it shot & worked just fine with original sights, i ha...
by ollogger
Wed Jan 06, 2021 2:57 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: A Big Shoutout To All Who Helped The Socialists
Replies: 22
Views: 372

Re: A Big Shoutout To All Who Helped The Socialists

looks like a bunch of peaceful protesters got into the capital



CAN YOU MAGGOTS HEAR ME NOW!!!!


ollogger




















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by ollogger
Tue Jan 05, 2021 4:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Shooting The New Christmas Present
Replies: 14
Views: 445

Re: Shooting The New Christmas Present

Its a looker no doubt! that would be fun to bust some rocks with it & glad it made the trip to you
safe & sound!


Do you have any history on it?


ollogger
by ollogger
Sun Jan 03, 2021 12:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Meteorite Collectors
Replies: 29
Views: 531

Re: Meteorite Collectors

Trailboss only have found 3 space rocks that i could find among my very poor way of storing things but while digging around this morning i did find my stash of Marbles knifes & some other cool things ive forgot i had, maybe i will take your tip on using the metal detector, some places here there is ...
by ollogger
Sat Jan 02, 2021 11:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Albino deer...
Replies: 10
Views: 195

Re: Albino deer...

You could see a few when i lived in Wisconsin years ago, pie balds where more frequent,
but here in Wyoming i have never seen one vary other than the norm






Brad
by ollogger
Sat Jan 02, 2021 11:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Meteorite Collectors
Replies: 29
Views: 531

Re: Meteorite Collectors

Have used a metal detector but seems im always digging up junk, I have found some very old 50-70 & 45-70 some of the 50-70 were inside primed & the 45-70s had like a shot gun size primer, the Calvary was very active here & traveled back & forth from Ft.Laramie to the mts. for logs & fire wood, in pl...
by ollogger
Thu Dec 31, 2020 3:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Just made a deal on this
Replies: 7
Views: 267

Re: Just made a deal on this

WOW that is a dandy!!

Brad
by ollogger
Thu Dec 31, 2020 1:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Meteorite Collectors
Replies: 29
Views: 531

Re: Meteorite Collectors

Thats cool for sure!! have found a few small space rocks while looking for Indian rocks biggest was 1/4 lb. but black & magnetic, found a polished rock one time & i thought who would have dropped this rock here in the boondocks? later a old guy was showing me his collection of artifacts he found, we...
by ollogger
Tue Dec 29, 2020 1:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Christmas Present To Me
Replies: 35
Views: 763

Re: My Christmas Present To Me

As always a very fine gun & awesome photos!!



ollogger
by ollogger
Tue Dec 29, 2020 1:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: First post
Replies: 18
Views: 454

Re: First post

Welcome from windy Wyoming!!
Looks like you have a nice selection Lever Guns



ollogger
by ollogger
Thu Dec 24, 2020 9:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Uberti quality
Replies: 22
Views: 747

Re: Uberti quality

Scott I agree with you on comparing a Colt VS. a Uberti, I got rid of the last Colt i will ever own last summer, had it too a dozen gun shows over the years & around here there just is no interest in them or lever guns for the most part, a guy wanted to trade a 454 Alaskan for it & i took the deal s...
by ollogger
Sat Dec 19, 2020 5:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Look what I found
Replies: 17
Views: 671

Re: Look what I found

That is very nice!


Brad
by ollogger
Fri Dec 18, 2020 11:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: why did we all choose lever actions?
Replies: 41
Views: 967

Re: why did we all choose lever actions?

It was 1960, i was gifted a Daisy 94 at 5 years old i had the world by the tail, maybe in 69 i saved the money for a Marlin in 30-30, since then 95 % of the long guns have been Savage - Winchester - Marlin & a couple Rossi lever guns




Brad
by ollogger
Fri Dec 18, 2020 10:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who has?
Replies: 41
Views: 1173

Re: Who has?

Jack , with my seance of humor i had to see how many guys were kind of average like me some have a Rossi, none have a $60,000 pickup & few have traveled over seas I agree on alot of the foreign junk that gets in the USA it should stay at home , if Trump doesn't get in we all better start practicing ...
by ollogger
Fri Dec 18, 2020 7:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who has?
Replies: 41
Views: 1173

Re: Who has?

2ndovc No was not pointing at Steve, not going to mention names because i didn't figure i had to






Brad
by ollogger
Fri Dec 18, 2020 7:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who has?
Replies: 41
Views: 1173

Re: Who has?

Can I ask: what's your point? jb You would have to go to Winchester vs Winchester vs Winchester Brad Looks to me like you just want to dump on someone for being successful. Jason Dump on some one for being successful ? how about a blow hard that pats him self on the back & runs every one else down,...
by ollogger
Fri Dec 18, 2020 4:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: End of Hunt Season (pic heavy)
Replies: 13
Views: 443

Re: End of Hunt Season (pic heavy)

No doubt a lot of work went into taking carer of all them elk, horses & that hoist made it a lot easier
still would be fun though


ollogger
by ollogger
Fri Dec 18, 2020 4:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who has?
Replies: 41
Views: 1173

Re: Who has?

Piller thanks for the invite to Texas to look you up


JOG, Maine & NH is two places i would love to see, maybe some day on a old geezer bus tour
in the fall


I forgot back in the 70s i spent 5 months in Alaska



Brad
by ollogger
Fri Dec 18, 2020 4:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who has?
Replies: 41
Views: 1173

Re: Who has?

2ndovc wrote:
Fri Dec 18, 2020 9:12 am
Can I ask: what's your point?

jb
You would have to go to Winchester vs Winchester vs Winchester



Brad
by ollogger
Thu Dec 17, 2020 8:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 12 Commandments For Seniors
Replies: 7
Views: 442

Re: 12 Commandments For Seniors

3 & 4 fits me, well could be a few more also :lol:



Brad
by ollogger
Thu Dec 17, 2020 8:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How many states..
Replies: 21
Views: 722

Re: How many states..

Where i have lived - Wisconsin , Minnesota , South Dakota & Wyoming, worked & hunted in North Dakota
some work & hunting in Colorado



ollogger
by ollogger
Thu Dec 17, 2020 4:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who has?
Replies: 41
Views: 1173

Who has?

So who on here that has a Rossi or 2 also Owns a $60,000 pickup & takes exotic vacations around the world? I have two Rossi model 92 & a clone colt Uberti, four pickups that wouldn't make $35,000 combined & the last time i was out of the USA was in 1980 in Ontario Canada bear hunting with my 300 Sav...
by ollogger
Wed Dec 16, 2020 11:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: You gotta love quality.....updates
Replies: 26
Views: 959

Re: You gotta love quality.....

Yup, I don't even consider my Rossi/Puma/LSI 454 even safe to shoot with full power 454 loads. I will not load beyond 45LC pressures as I have got a good look at the poor quality machining and assembly in the receiver and it is scary. I will not be leaving this one to the grand kids! My plan is to ...
by ollogger
Tue Dec 15, 2020 3:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I'm getting soft in my later years
Replies: 21
Views: 839

Re: I'm getting soft in my later years

Yep i well know the feeling, a few years ago i put our greatest dog we ever had down
Big old ex lumber Jack sat there on the ground rubbing her still belly crying like a baby



ollogger
by ollogger
Tue Dec 15, 2020 3:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 'Winchesters' vs 'Winchesters' vs 'Winchesters'
Replies: 85
Views: 2155

Re: 'Winchesters' vs 'Winchesters' vs 'Winchesters'

Nice looking guns Steve!!
I cant knock the the Rossi or the Uberti guns i have or had or any of the old Winchester, Marlin or even a old
1895 Savage, but when it comes to taking out 50 or 100 rounds to burn up i grab a newer gun & go have fun




ollogger
by ollogger
Sun Dec 13, 2020 10:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 'Winchesters' vs 'Winchesters' vs 'Winchesters'
Replies: 85
Views: 2155

Re: 'Winchesters' vs 'Winchesters' vs 'Winchesters'

.45colt wrote:
Sun Dec 13, 2020 9:36 pm
Well said Buck....... Griff here is the like button , :) , :D , :lol: :lol: .
Another one on the like button ollogger
by ollogger
Mon Dec 07, 2020 8:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: First blood with 300 savage
Replies: 20
Views: 944

Re: First blood with 300 savage

Nice job on the deer with a great Savage
Have had many affair with the Savage 1895 - 1899 & 99 for 50 years now


Brad
by ollogger
Mon Nov 30, 2020 4:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Was censored on FB yesterday
Replies: 20
Views: 993

Re: Was censored on FB yesterday

Zuckerberg can go get Z-----!! been on MeWe for awhile just on the guns for sale sites, mostly in Wyoming, did buy a 629- 1- 3 in. bbl. for 650.00 with a box of 300 gr. bullets & a box of ammo only had to drive 30 miles & meet at a gas station, so felt safe in doing that one thing i cant figure out ...
by ollogger
Thu Nov 19, 2020 8:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My love of Marlin Cowboy model lever guns
Replies: 17
Views: 485

Re: My love of Marlin Cowboy model lever guns

Cool!! You came up with some nice Marlins in a short time
have one CB in 38-55, 1894 in 44-40 & an old 1893 in 32-40




Brad
by ollogger
Tue Nov 17, 2020 11:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Odd Bullet Behavior
Replies: 11
Views: 506

Re: Odd Bullet Behavior

I shot a mule deer while he was bouncing up hill at some what of an angle at around 50 yards placing the shot so the bullet would go through the back of the ribs towards the off side shoulder the gun was a 25-06 with a 117 gr. round nose Hornady, the bullet went on course but some how hit the off si...
by ollogger
Mon Nov 16, 2020 2:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: After Staying Home For 8 Months . . . .
Replies: 11
Views: 328

Re: After Staying Home For 8 Months . . . .

Steve So far today i took apart & cleaned 3 windows & vacuumed out all the dust ( the wind finally quit howling ) cut & slit some fire wood now you had to remind me along with my wife I have some drawers to fix, but there is always tomorrow As for now i think i will go out with my Ruger Alaskan 454 ...
by ollogger
Fri Nov 13, 2020 11:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 357 vs 44 mag vs 44-40 popularity in lever guns
Replies: 39
Views: 1053

Re: 357 vs 44 mag vs 44-40 popularity in lever guns

I do not have a 44 mag, but do have 357 - 45 & 44-40 in lever guns
in the past a lot more in a short cartridge



Brad
by ollogger
Fri Nov 13, 2020 11:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thinking about selling all my black guns
Replies: 31
Views: 890

Re: Thinking about selling all my black guns

Bought one a year ago cheap, it does seem to operate & shoot real well but i cant like the gun no matter how i try, ive used it calling coyotes & on running shots the coyote seems to have the advantage, that is most likely operator err :cry: to me it carry's & shoulders kind of like carrying a hand...
by ollogger
Thu Nov 12, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thinking about selling all my black guns
Replies: 31
Views: 890

Re: Thinking about selling all my black guns

Bought one a year ago cheap, it does seem to operate & shoot real well but i cant like the gun no matter how i try, ive used it calling coyotes & on running shots the coyote seems to have the advantage, that is most likely operator err :cry: to me it carry's & shoulders kind of like carrying a handy...
by ollogger
Tue Nov 10, 2020 2:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Now I Have 2⅓ 1911s!!
Replies: 11
Views: 323

Re: Now I Have 2⅓ 1911s!!

Now i have 2 1/3 1911s Geee thought you blew one up :lol:

Nice gift from a good friend !



Brad
by ollogger
Tue Nov 10, 2020 2:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Favorite Levergun Cartridge
Replies: 76
Views: 2029

Re: My Favorite Levergun Cartridge

I like Jack said am going backwards but have the 30-30 as my favorite lever gun, man the savage 99
in the guns i have are a close 2nd but what cartridge? so the 30-30 wins on all its merits
the 32-20 brass is always a pain to find in brown grass


ollogger
by ollogger
Mon Nov 09, 2020 3:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: One bear down
Replies: 12
Views: 423

Re: One bear down

Nice job on the bear!! Spot & stalk with a bow WOW!!


made a lot of smoked sausage with any of the bear i had shot,always turned out real well




ollogger
by ollogger
Tue Nov 03, 2020 5:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Favorite levergun
Replies: 80
Views: 2005

Re: Favorite levergun

Just might be the 94 in 25-35 my wife bought from Jack The Six gun!!



ollogger
by ollogger
Sun Nov 01, 2020 7:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lets talk boots.
Replies: 16
Views: 690

Re: Lets talk boots.

I also love my boots, for the last 40 years my main work boot has been Whites, logger style as thats what i used to be, i still wear them as i have 4 pair for the rest of my life, i think they do make a cowboy boot, but some guys i know have the Wilson boot & they say they are the best for a kicking...
by ollogger
Fri Oct 30, 2020 4:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 1894 .32-40 to the range
Replies: 6
Views: 246

Re: Winchester 1894 .32-40 to the range

That is a fine shooter!
I did look too see if i ever shot jacketed out of my old Marlin & found i used 30-31 with a speer 170 gr.
and it was more accurate than the cast bullet but both did well enough for me


Nice rifle & thanks for the report


ollogger
by ollogger
Wed Oct 28, 2020 2:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Acquired a couple more leverguns a Savage 1899 & Winchester 1894
Replies: 6
Views: 317

Re: Acquired a couple more leverguns a Savage 1899 & Winchester 1894

Very nice pair of classic old guns, the Savage looks to be a fine shooter & i am sure the
32-40 will be also, have only shot cast bullets in a 32-40 with good results & any Savage from
1895 on up to the later 375 Win has always done me well


ollogger
by ollogger
Sun Oct 25, 2020 10:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Model 94 feeding issue
Replies: 13
Views: 446

Re: Model 94 feeding issue

Hi & Welcome If the OAL goes from 2.45 to 2.35 i would seat the bullet less than 2.35, does the cartridge chamber easier on the 2nd try? i ve had enough 94s to know their is no standard on the lead on them for me the pre 64s are less for giving than the ones built in the 70s or later on cartridge OA...
by ollogger
Thu Oct 22, 2020 1:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: One of the Reasons I Love Leverguns
Replies: 6
Views: 285

Re: One of the Reasons I Love Leverguns

Yep they all sound great, have mostly lever guns or 4 click revolvers even an old mauser in 8 mm that sounds cool as the cartridge slides goes home Going to change the subject, How far is that troublesome fire from you? I live n.w. of Wheatland Wyo. 8 miles & i could see the mountains of smoke that ...
by ollogger
Sat Oct 17, 2020 7:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Shooting Times, Feb 1973
Replies: 13
Views: 511

Re: Shooting Times, Feb 1973

I can safely get 1800 fps with 2400 powder with a 200 gr. xtp bullet in a 1894 Marlin 44-40. with a 265 gr. Hornady & RL7 I was getting close to 1400 fps & 1400 fps with a 245 gr. cast bullet also with RL7. no ill effects with any of the loads. I may play with more RL7 in the case with the 44-40 wit...
by ollogger
Sat Oct 17, 2020 6:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I Like My New Peep Sight On My Rossi So Much . . . .
Replies: 9
Views: 361

Re: I Like My New Peep Sight On My Rossi So Much . . . .

Makes for a nice slick gun!!



Brad