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by ollogger
Fri Sep 18, 2020 2:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: hunting at the remote mine this week
Replies: 23
Views: 244

Re: hunting at the remote mine this week

WOW !! Couldn't get any better, Wife - gun - moose - Alaska!
Thanks for the photos!



Brad
by ollogger
Mon Aug 10, 2020 3:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Handloading. Don't You Just Love The Flexibility!!
Replies: 5
Views: 225

Re: Handloading. Don't You Just Love The Flexibility!!

You are right Steve, only 80 out today so i took out 5 guns & ran a bunch of rounds through the chrony, these were loads already tested for groups so i was curious on velocity 250 savage in Ruger RSI 2 30-30 in 94 1 44-40 94 Marlin 1 45 colt & 454 casull Ruger Alaskan 5 shots in each load & at least...
by ollogger
Sat Aug 08, 2020 9:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: When someone asks "Can I borrow a gun...?"
Replies: 13
Views: 577

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

Never to a novice but to a friend that became an X friend after i got my beat to heck 99 back




ollogger
by ollogger
Sat Aug 01, 2020 11:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spinal cord stimulator anyone?
Replies: 16
Views: 864

Re: Spinal cord stimulator anyone?

Have you checked into stem cell shots? my wife has a dead talus bone in her ankle & 2 bad knees that caused her a lot of pain , so much that she would come home from work crying, long story short she had 3 stem cell shots a year ago. results on the knees and ankle took just a few days with in 2 week...
by ollogger
Thu Jul 30, 2020 3:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My .32-40 Winchester
Replies: 7
Views: 409

Re: My .32-40 Winchester

You have a awesome shooting piece of history , great job!


i have a 1893 Marlin in 32-40, makes me want to get it out & shoot it, for some reason i seemed to have lost interest in the gun & shame on me!!



ollogger
by ollogger
Thu Jul 30, 2020 3:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mr. Imperato Surprised Me!
Replies: 7
Views: 421

Re: Mr. Imperato Surprised Me!

He is USA all the way!!
This is why i own 3 of his guns & most likely to own more



thanks for posting your good news!



ollogger
by ollogger
Thu Jul 23, 2020 3:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin 1895CB 45-70 26" barrel
Replies: 14
Views: 989

Re: Marlin 1895CB 45-70 26" barrel

Hi from Wyoming!!


Have 3 JM Marlins one is a 38-55 CB its a sweet gun, cant help ya with the newer ones



ollogger
by ollogger
Thu Jul 23, 2020 3:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Restoration/Repair/Renewal in Progress -UPDATE 07/24
Replies: 25
Views: 2055

Re: Restoration/Repair/Renewal in Progress -UPDATE 07/23

Awesome job, really like the way it looks!




ollogger
by ollogger
Mon Jul 20, 2020 4:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Very Disappointed In Westin Nerf Bars
Replies: 23
Views: 1117

Re: Very Disappointed In Westin Nerf Bars

Stretch ya the main concern is to fall the tree away from stuck truck :lol: put your cable or chain up as high as you can reach






ollogger
by ollogger
Sun Jul 19, 2020 6:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I Finally Found An LGBT Shirt I Can Support
Replies: 10
Views: 859

Re: I Finally Found An LGBT Shirt I Can Support

Awesome!!


ollogger
by ollogger
Sat Jul 18, 2020 7:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 30-30 Stuff
Replies: 23
Views: 1901

Re: 30-30 Stuff

Trader Vic I do think that the Jordan buck was over 400 lbs, long time ago i read that in one of the outdoor magazines


ollogger
by ollogger
Fri Jul 17, 2020 8:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Very Disappointed In Westin Nerf Bars
Replies: 23
Views: 1117

Re: Very Disappointed In Westin Nerf Bars

When all else fails, ive used a chain saw 25 ft. of cable, attache one end too tree other end to pickup & cut the tree down It dont take a big tree in fact i used a tree once that weighed maybe 1000 pounds & i was dang well stuck but did the job I know in places that could cause problems cutting a t...
by ollogger
Sun Jul 12, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Henry Big Boy issues
Replies: 15
Views: 1187

Re: Henry Big Boy issues

To me it sounds like some of that ammo was on the real hot side, but why it took 30 rounds to show up may have come from a dirty chamber also. have 3 Henry guns & had ammo problems with the 22 mag, blew 3 cases of that Mexican ammo but never had such problems with thousands of rounds of various othe...
by ollogger
Wed Jul 08, 2020 9:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Talo's Wiley Clapp Carryhawk.... NICE!
Replies: 9
Views: 659

Re: Talo's Wiley Clapp Carryhawk.... NICE!

I like that a lot & with the sights it ought to be sweet
have a ruger birds head 45 colt in the older heavy vaquero with a 45 4 5/8 bbl. had to learn to hang on a bit different
than the blackhawk :shock: after that I could shoot it pretty fair with my 1955 eyes


ollogger
by ollogger
Thu Jul 02, 2020 6:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Overloading a Sixgun
Replies: 27
Views: 1480

Re: Overloading a Sixgun

seen a Ruger Blackhawk come apart like that, it was a 44 mag, he was shooting his buddies reloads



ollogger
by ollogger
Thu Jul 02, 2020 6:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Interesting levergunner
Replies: 5
Views: 406

Re: Interesting levergunner

Great photo, my thought is the classic case of safe your last bullet for your self



ollogger
by ollogger
Sun Jun 28, 2020 9:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Question / POLL
Replies: 115
Views: 7599

Re: Question / POLL

Two weeks from 65, been shooting for 60 years, reloading since 1970 and bought my first 30-30 in 1969
started cutting logs at the tender age of 17 & hung it up at 40 & feel very fortunate to be amongst the living


ollogger
by ollogger
Thu Jun 25, 2020 9:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chronographing the little .357 S&W
Replies: 11
Views: 542

Re: Chronographing the little .357 S&W

Jim A few years ago I shot one of them with factory 125 gr, the guy wanted to sell it fairly cheap & I was interested until
I fired it 10 times


ollogger
by ollogger
Thu Jun 25, 2020 9:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New to me.....
Replies: 5
Views: 415

Re: New to me.....

Great revolver for the money! I like my Cimarron in 38-40 way better than my over priced colt in 44-40 ( 3rd gen )



ollogger
by ollogger
Thu Jun 04, 2020 5:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: SNAKE!
Replies: 14
Views: 1017

Re: SNAKE!

Cool snake killer!!


most of the time I carry a not so hand some 642 with a couple snake loads in it


Brad
by ollogger
Thu Jun 04, 2020 5:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I Got A Harley Trike....
Replies: 25
Views: 1954

Re: I Got A Harley Trike....

Looks like an awesome machine!! talked to a bud of mine up in International Falls Mn. and this spring he bought a Harley trike, said its a great machine but was wondering what happened, because it was just yesterday that he was racing bikes & any thing else that had an engine he wasn't going to give...
by ollogger
Sun May 24, 2020 8:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jacketed Vs Cast Reloading
Replies: 27
Views: 1229

Re: Jacketed Vs Cast Reloading

Nice rifle Rube Was just out shooting my 38-55, its a Marlin CB. Had put a scope on it a few years ago just to see how well it shot with a 235gc ranch dog - 250 Lee pb & a 285 gr. gc Lyman , they all shot about 2 in at 100 yd with 5 shots, powder was mixture with RL 7 - H 4198 & H 322 Their was a sl...
by ollogger
Mon May 18, 2020 10:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 32 special
Replies: 21
Views: 1072

Re: 32 special

Sorry on the mold number as it has none, just weighed some & they were around 178 gr, with gc maybe the 190s were
mostly pure lead with a bit of tin ? they were for the old 32-40, the lighter ones was for the 32 spl. with ww
the mold is single cavity


Brad
by ollogger
Mon May 18, 2020 5:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: More Elk Stag Grips
Replies: 8
Views: 823

Re: More Elk Stag Grips

Ahhh yes looks mighty fine!!



Brad
by ollogger
Mon May 18, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 32 special
Replies: 21
Views: 1072

Re: 32 special

I also like the 32 spl, mine is a src made in 1911 and smooth as silk, have a old ideal mold that casts a bullet around 190 gr.
also have a 1893 Marlin in 32-40 and they both shoot same bullet very well



Brad
by ollogger
Sun May 17, 2020 6:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How did henry get so popular?
Replies: 37
Views: 2109

Re: How did henry get so popular?

For most all the reasons already posted is why I own 3 Henry rifles
If they come out with a 32-20 I will own one more for sure !



Brad
by ollogger
Tue May 05, 2020 9:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Powder for 45 colt clone
Replies: 14
Views: 808

Re: Powder for 45 colt clone

During the Obama drought I bought 5 lbs of TiteGroup & use it in 3 45 colt revolvers, works great! Hodgdons annual manual says its not position sensitive & with a 225 gr. cast bullet should get you close to the 1000 fps goal I use it in 32 H&R, 38 spl, 357 mag. 38-40, 44-40 & 45 colt all with cast b...
by ollogger
Thu Apr 30, 2020 5:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: still puttering, and playing with lever guns
Replies: 9
Views: 731

Re: still puttering, and playing with lever guns

Awesome guns to be puttering around with!!

Thanks for the view!!

Brad
by ollogger
Thu Apr 30, 2020 5:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 32-40 brass at Huntington's
Replies: 4
Views: 363

Re: 32-40 brass at Huntington's

A few years ago I bought a 1893 Marlin in 32-40, so I called my gun smith bud to see what he had for component's so he had 100 win. brass, five boxes of factory CIL ammo & a set of rcbs dies all for 200 bucks I did not hesitate, wasn't long & I had it shooting cast bullets & having all sorts of fun ...
by ollogger
Thu Apr 02, 2020 12:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My 1st Safe Queen -- H&R Sportsman "1 of 999"
Replies: 16
Views: 1204

Re: My 1st Safe Queen -- H&R Sportsman "1 of 999"

Its plain to see why it should be in your hands, the Queen has a good home



Brad
by ollogger
Thu Apr 02, 2020 12:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Colt Burgess Still Getting Out For A Kill Once In Awhile
Replies: 18
Views: 1284

Re: Colt Burgess Still Getting Out For A Kill Once In Awhile

Very cool! must be a great shooter along with the operator!



Brad
by ollogger
Thu Apr 02, 2020 12:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: One More For The Stable; 1895 Winchester 38-72
Replies: 16
Views: 1140

Re: One More For The Stable; 1895 Winchester 38-72

Awesome gun to add to the stable & thanks for the post!



Brad
by ollogger
Mon Mar 30, 2020 4:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Death in Potter County PA
Replies: 11
Views: 741

Re: Death in Potter County PA

They grow them back in the east for sure, I know I guy from Wyoming that shot a 850 pounder in North Carolina
a few years ago, the photo I seen looked like he shot a black VW :lol:


Brad
by ollogger
Sun Mar 22, 2020 11:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My first Bob Job
Replies: 7
Views: 743

Re: My first Bob Job

Real nice!! I have been trimming 223 brass, my favorite past time :lol:



Brad
by ollogger
Wed Mar 11, 2020 3:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: UhOh....He's Coming After Our AR-14s
Replies: 12
Views: 685

Re: UhOh....He's Coming After Our AR-14s

Wonder if my Ruger mini mouse is safe???



Brad
by ollogger
Thu Mar 05, 2020 5:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester Model 94 Trapper
Replies: 13
Views: 1064

Re: Winchester Model 94 Trapper

Hi From Wyoming !
Seen one like that on GB awhile back, it left me with questions also so cant help, other than what trappers I have I really like




ollogger
by ollogger
Wed Mar 04, 2020 8:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My 44-40 "go to" loads for 2020
Replies: 11
Views: 507

Re: My 44-40 "go to" loads for 2020

Thanks for a great post, I have a 1894s in 44-40, loaded mostly unique, Rl7 or 2400, put a scope on it just to test how well it shot used above powders in 200 - 265 gr. Hornady & 200 - 240 cast bullets of Lee & Lyman molds with gc I was shocked how well the micro grove bbl shot cast bullets most wou...
by ollogger
Wed Mar 04, 2020 11:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Year In The Life Of A Log Over A Stream
Replies: 12
Views: 583

Re: A Year In The Life Of A Log Over A Stream

that was well worth watching & thanks Blaine!!
used a few logs for crossing streams myself, as far as the woodies go I feel like Bill in Oregon


Brad
by ollogger
Sun Mar 01, 2020 10:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: When I was a kid .....
Replies: 20
Views: 745

Re: When I was a kid .....

When I was a kid their was nothing to exciting to read on a box of Quaker oats, man I got to hate the sight of that box
some times we got to spice it up with raisins & the ever present maple syrup, still like the maple syrup but haven't had
oat meal in 50 years :lol:



Brad
by ollogger
Wed Feb 26, 2020 6:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anyone shoot one of these
Replies: 13
Views: 905

Re: Anyone shoot one of these

WOW!! Looks great, 600 bucks, there's that much just in the wood




ollogger
by ollogger
Sun Feb 16, 2020 9:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Forwarded By A Friend
Replies: 10
Views: 598

Re: Forwarded By A Friend

WOW !!




ollogger
by ollogger
Sun Feb 16, 2020 12:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Model 70 30-06 for the finish
Replies: 20
Views: 1174

Re: Model 70 30-06 for the finish

HI Great post along with the stories that perked up a few memories from by gone years



ollogger
by ollogger
Wed Feb 05, 2020 9:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The best place to be
Replies: 10
Views: 536

Re: The best place to be

Looks nice Jim, same thing going on here in Wyoming



Brad
by ollogger
Wed Feb 05, 2020 6:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Stress Relief in These Turbulent Times
Replies: 9
Views: 462

Re: Stress Relief in These Turbulent Times

Good One!!


Brad
by ollogger
Sun Jan 26, 2020 4:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Been having some great luck with Rugers lately.
Replies: 20
Views: 1122

Re: Been having some great luck with Rugers lately.

Nice gun & good shooting! that would take care of most any thing on this side of the world


Bead
by ollogger
Sun Jan 26, 2020 4:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Theodore Martin 1939. 1917 Winchester 1894 SRC
Replies: 9
Views: 799

Re: Theodore Martin 1939. 1917 Winchester 1894 SRC

Cool ! he was a good guy & liked his gun because he didn't chisel his name in on the receiver
nice SRC



Brad
by ollogger
Sun Jan 12, 2020 11:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winter Pics
Replies: 11
Views: 609

Re: Winter Pics

Very nice photos indeed! been so windy in se Wyoming we have not been out with a camera



Brad
by ollogger
Thu Jan 09, 2020 4:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 7x57
Replies: 38
Views: 1709

Re: 7x57

Very nice looking classic it will surely serve you well! have a Ruger RSI in 250 savage been looking for one in 7x57
but oh my they are proud of them!



ollogger
by ollogger
Thu Dec 19, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Winchester 1886 SRC In 45-70
Replies: 20
Views: 1100

Re: New Winchester 1886 SRC In 45-70

Looks like a real nice one, glad it worked out for you!



Brad
by ollogger
Fri Dec 13, 2019 11:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anyone making a good fixed 6x scope anymore?
Replies: 7
Views: 503

Re: Anyone making a good fixed 6x scope anymore?

Ebay has a few 6x leupold scopes, not cheap but if a guy takes his time some times you can do all right
bought a 6x leupold 30 years ago, it has held up to many thousands of magnum rounds and now sits on top
of my nifty Ruger RSI in 250 savage Great Scope!!


ollogger