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by Old No7
Fri Jan 22, 2021 12:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Little Girl and Some Construction Workers
Replies: 5
Views: 157

A Little Girl and Some Construction Workers

Sometimes a little humor helps us make it through the day... TGIF... :wink: Old No7 This is a heartwarming story about the bond formed between a little girl and some construction workers; it makes you want to believe in the goodness of people and that there is hope for the human race. A young family...
by Old No7
Fri Jan 22, 2021 8:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: In Memory of Daisy Crockett
Replies: 14
Views: 192

Re: In Memory of Daisy Crockett

Sorry for your loss...

Someone gave this to my wife after we put her (our) Yellow Lab down -- sure says it well...................

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by Old No7
Thu Jan 21, 2021 5:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What the World Needs Now...... MORE OF PITCHY
Replies: 15
Views: 197

What the World Needs Now...... MORE OF PITCHY

I've had enough of the pre-, during- and post-election cr*p...... I'm already tired of hearing about the "new administration"...... On top of that, finding ammo to buy is not easy or fun anymore.... What I need now -- is more of Lenn's creations and inventions. The h*ck with all the above BS...........
by Old No7
Wed Jan 20, 2021 2:06 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Today's Events (Inauguration) -- In Memes
Replies: 8
Views: 130

Today's Events (Inauguration) -- In Memes

I'm sure you guys will add a few more...

My twin and a nephew sent me these.................

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by Old No7
Tue Jan 19, 2021 9:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Piller, and other Texans
Replies: 15
Views: 281

Re: Piller, and other Texans

TEXAS is on my bucket list...... San Antonio and the alamo perhaps..... If I recall the name correctly, not far from The Alamo is the "Hole In the Horn Saloon"; it's like a saloon and a museum combined. With dozens of stuffed animals and various western paraphernalia and history strewn all about. I...
by Old No7
Mon Jan 18, 2021 8:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "A Good Woman"
Replies: 13
Views: 388

Re: "A Good Woman"

Jay Bird wrote:
Mon Jan 18, 2021 10:42 am
That's why women's feet are shorter than men's.....helps them get closer to the sink
Date of Death:
Today

Cause of Death:
She Who Must Be Obeyed read his reply on this posting

Instrument of Death:
Why a Levergun of course -- shot from in front of the sink! :wink:

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by Old No7
Mon Jan 18, 2021 2:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: NRA Filing Bankruptcy, Ditching New York
Replies: 29
Views: 455

Re: NRA Filing Bankruptcy, Ditching New York

gamekeeper wrote:
Sun Jan 17, 2021 4:47 am
I didn't renew when President Trump was elected, thinking you guys would have a easy time for 8 years. After reading this thread I don't know what to do now :?
Move to MAINE -- or TEXAS, and rejoin!

We'd be glad to have you join the fight!

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by Old No7
Mon Jan 18, 2021 2:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: NRA Filing Bankruptcy, Ditching New York
Replies: 29
Views: 455

Re: NRA Filing Bankruptcy, Ditching New York

Catshooter wrote:
Sat Jan 16, 2021 7:30 pm
Oh the board is quite awake. They've fought LaPierre several times and lost. Some serious infighting there, for sure..................
As a Life Member, this sickens me...

We should be spending time and $$ protecting our rights and fighting the Anti's -- not each other.

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by Old No7
Sun Jan 17, 2021 7:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "A Good Woman"
Replies: 13
Views: 388

"A Good Woman"

True words for sure...

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But I'm glad I got "all the above" when we first got together 39 years ago... :wink:

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by Old No7
Sat Jan 16, 2021 4:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Letting off a little steam.
Replies: 16
Views: 304

Re: Letting off a little steam.

Pitchy wrote:
Fri Jan 15, 2021 10:34 am
It has six alcohol wick burners under the boiler, tank is under the cab and can be a fire hazard.
That's awesome Lenn!!

My late father would have sat there for hours watching that -- with a G&T in his hand for sure.

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by Old No7
Tue Jan 12, 2021 10:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Resisting temptation
Replies: 25
Views: 663

Re: Resisting temptation

"Beware the man with one gun....for he likely knows how to use it very well..." Guess that makes some of us nothing to beware of! ;) Ha! ROFLMAO! My late father used to say that quote all the time...... And it never applied to HIM then or to me NOW -- well, until the boating accident, that is ........
by Old No7
Mon Jan 11, 2021 8:52 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Biden Vows to "Defeat the NRA"
Replies: 4
Views: 147

Biden Vows to "Defeat the NRA"

I'm guessing nobody here is surprised by this....

I've lived through many NRA battles during my lifetime, but this could be the worst ever I think.

Get ready boys -- they're comin'...

Newsmax story reporting that Biden Vows to "Defeat the NRA" (click her for link)

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by Old No7
Sun Jan 10, 2021 7:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Advertising guns for sale
Replies: 7
Views: 336

Re: Advertising guns for sale

How come, when some people advertise a gun for sale, they will say the firearm came from an estate or a friend who recently died or something like that. That's because they've "lost all their guns in a boating accident" , but still want to buy & sell or change their collection. Oh, I mean their EX-...
by Old No7
Fri Jan 08, 2021 11:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How the News Media Starts a Broadcast...
Replies: 9
Views: 362

How the News Media Starts a Broadcast...

Seems about right... :wink:

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by Old No7
Mon Jan 04, 2021 8:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin 39A
Replies: 4
Views: 301

Re: Marlin 39A

There was a rather long posting about this on the Marlin Forum once... That's also happened to mine before too, and if I recall, the culprit was typically the Cartridge Cutoff Spring on the left, inside the receiver. This is an image of the "old style" -- the newer ones have a longer tab after the s...
by Old No7
Sun Jan 03, 2021 5:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Clothes pin clamp
Replies: 12
Views: 348

Re: Clothes pin clamp

Our friend Lenn is always thinkin' -- it's a wonder he even sleeps... Great tip!

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by Old No7
Fri Jan 01, 2021 5:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Use Enough Gun"
Replies: 5
Views: 408

"Use Enough Gun"

Gee, I wonder what they're huntin'?

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by Old No7
Fri Jan 01, 2021 5:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "History is Out Best Teacher"
Replies: 6
Views: 334

"History is Out Best Teacher"

VERY OLD words of wisdom...

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That is spot on for sure!

I wonder what chapter they will rewrite, or which statues they'll take down this year...

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by Old No7
Wed Dec 30, 2020 10:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Drilling advice
Replies: 14
Views: 560

Re: Drilling advice

Any of you Gentlemen have any expertise in the realm of Drillings? Been on my wish list for decades. I have finally got the wherewithal to purchase one, and only one. I'm no expert, but finally took the plunge and got one (16 x 16 x 8x57JR) 1.5 years ago. When I need the help or assistance of exper...
by Old No7
Mon Dec 28, 2020 10:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Drilling Refinish - Gunstock stain & Genuine Oil finish
Replies: 6
Views: 245

Re: Drilling Refinish - Gunstock stain & Genuine Oil finish

gamekeeper wrote:
Mon Dec 28, 2020 10:43 am
you put a lot of work into that drilling....
Amen to that John, but that was part of the attraction to me -- get a decent Drilling for a low price AND a home gunsmithing project at the same time. :wink:

Thanks for the comments guys.

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by Old No7
Mon Dec 28, 2020 9:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Drilling Refinish - Gunstock stain & Genuine Oil finish
Replies: 6
Views: 245

Drilling Refinish - Gunstock stain & Genuine Oil finish

I've posted about the no-name German Drilling I had acquired several times before, and here's an update on the refinishing work I've done to the stock. I got this Drilling at a very low price as the stock was split through the wrist extending to the comb. I had carefully pried it open slightly and u...
by Old No7
Sun Dec 27, 2020 9:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: USPS Delivery Status
Replies: 26
Views: 616

USPS Delivery Status

As follow-up to the Postal system woes" posting below...

...This seems about right!

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by Old No7
Tue Dec 22, 2020 8:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Good, The Bad and... -- The Mandalorian ? ? ?
Replies: 8
Views: 440

The Good, The Bad and... -- The Mandalorian ? ? ?

OK, so I was late to the party watching the Star Wars spin-off "The Mandalorian" , but now I cannot wait until season 3 starts! --> But I am the only who thinks The Mandalorian is "The Man With No Name" from the Clint Eastwood spaghetti westerns? The voice sounds the same, the walk is similar, he's ...
by Old No7
Mon Dec 21, 2020 5:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Postal system woes......
Replies: 28
Views: 767

Re: Postal system woes......

I had something MIA (no movement on the USPS tracking system) for 1.5 weeks -- but it finally showed up. And then another than was AWOL for about 2 weeks -- but I did finally get that one too. It might help if you have the seller contact their local postmaster, as that's what I was advised to do (no...
by Old No7
Sun Dec 20, 2020 8:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Leverguns Christmas Meet
Replies: 3
Views: 255

Leverguns Christmas Meet

Leverguns Christmas Meet:

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Got'cha! :wink:

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by Old No7
Fri Dec 18, 2020 10:39 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My dad sent me a pretty cool Christmas present.
Replies: 12
Views: 569

Re: My dad sent me a pretty cool Christmas present.

Sehr gut! Wunderbar, was für ein ordentliches Geschenk! :wink:

Waidmannsheil.

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by Old No7
Thu Dec 17, 2020 8:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 12 Commandments For Seniors
Replies: 7
Views: 452

12 Commandments For Seniors

I'm not a senior yet -- but getting awful close!

I like #4, #7 and #10... :wink:

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by Old No7
Wed Dec 16, 2020 9:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Best Friend Sent Me This... (Jack Daniels)
Replies: 19
Views: 681

Re: My Best Friend Sent Me This... (Jack Daniels)

gamekeeper wrote: In my younger and foolish days I drank like a fish but never drank alone...
If you own a good dog -- you'll never drink alone!

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by Old No7
Tue Dec 15, 2020 1:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I'm getting soft in my later years
Replies: 21
Views: 872

Re: I'm getting soft in my later years

Scott Tschirhart wrote:
Tue Dec 15, 2020 10:32 am
I had to put a dog down last night.............
Yup, that was one of the toughest days of my life ever...

Sorry for your loss.

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by Old No7
Sun Dec 13, 2020 8:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Best Friend Sent Me This... (Jack Daniels)
Replies: 19
Views: 681

Re: My Best Friend Sent Me This... (Jack Daniels)

Normally I prefer JD green label, to me it's the smoothest over ice. We used to drink Green Label back in the day at UMass (early 80s) but it's been really tough for me to get the last few decades. It is described online as: "A less-aged variant JD, difficult-to-find but well worth the effort. Gree...
by Old No7
Sat Dec 12, 2020 6:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Best Friend Sent Me This... (Jack Daniels)
Replies: 19
Views: 681

My Best Friend Sent Me This... (Jack Daniels)

My Best Friend Sent Me This........... I'm thinking he knows me pretty well! :wink: Since it would be Frank Sinatra's 105th Birthday (per the email I got from the JD Distillery), I'll have one of Frank's favorite drinks tonight -- a " Jack Daniel's 3-2-1 ". That's 3 cubes, 2 fingers of "Sinatra Sel...
by Old No7
Sat Dec 12, 2020 4:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bi-annual Leverguns Community Hosting Drive - 2020 - Final Update
Replies: 24
Views: 929

Re: Bi-annual Leverguns Community Hosting Drive - 2020

I'm in -- glad to help -- and THANKS for all you do!

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by Old No7
Fri Dec 11, 2020 7:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Found! The Secret to Those Random Monoliths
Replies: 6
Views: 455

Found! The Secret to Those Random Monoliths

Below is the SECRET behind those random steel monoliths that first appeared in the Utah desert, and were seen later in CA, Romania and the UK.

Turns out that it's NOT aliens -- but some other annoying life form!

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by Old No7
Thu Dec 10, 2020 10:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Maine Neighbors Don't Like the Christmas Lights...
Replies: 11
Views: 577

My Maine Neighbors Don't Like the Christmas Lights...

Well, all the guys do -- but the ladies and kids don't.......

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by Old No7
Thu Dec 10, 2020 10:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Would it be possible...
Replies: 14
Views: 1048

Re: Would it be possible...

Would it be possible... ... to rebarrel a Remington Rolling Block in .32 Rimfire to .327 Federal Magnum? Hi Jay: A similar posting was on the ASSRA (single shot rifle butt'n) website recently, and here are the responses: "I have two 32rf rollers converted to cf. A #4 that now shoots 32 colt and a #2...
by Old No7
Mon Dec 07, 2020 8:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Both Sides of a Story..."
Replies: 12
Views: 976

"Both Sides of a Story..."

Yup, this is so true! :wink:

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by Old No7
Sun Dec 06, 2020 9:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: First blood with 300 savage
Replies: 20
Views: 977

Re: First blood with 300 savage

You know what it's time for now.......give the mighty 250-3000 a work out on the next deer.----6 I just loaded up some 250-3000s tonight. 87 grain Sierra SPT(wanted the Speer hot cor but it's unobtanium right now) over several increments of 3031 I love the .250 Savage for deer -- it's now my go-to ...
by Old No7
Sat Dec 05, 2020 7:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: History of 222 Ammo
Replies: 13
Views: 820

Re: History of 222 Ammo

Great info, some of which was new to me. Thanks for sharing!

My pillar-bedded Timney-triggered Rem 700 with a Leupold scope is the most accurate rifle I own -- and a real pleasure to shoot.

Here's an honest 5-shot group, shot at 100 yards in zero wind...

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by Old No7
Thu Dec 03, 2020 10:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I Gotta Get One of These for the Holidays.....
Replies: 5
Views: 483

I Gotta Get One of These for the Holidays.....

This would go well with my nickname, avatar -- and addiction! :wink:

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by Old No7
Wed Dec 02, 2020 4:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Hunting Story <|:-)
Replies: 9
Views: 559

Re: A Hunting Story <|:-)

We had a Lieutenant in the Army, last name was Buennemeyer, who used to set his compass on top of his .45 before taking a bearing. That man could get lost coming out of a bathroom stall. Now that's funny right there. :lol: "Buennemeyer..." It's been a few years (or maybe more), but that sounds a lo...
by Old No7
Fri Nov 27, 2020 7:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: David, Porn?
Replies: 14
Views: 1205

Re: David, Porn?

And here I was hoping for GUN Porn for/from someone named David...

However you punctuate it... :wink:

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by Old No7
Wed Nov 25, 2020 8:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Senior moment help
Replies: 2
Views: 189

Re: Senior moment help

...what part do I need to replace? :roll: Obviously, that would be the NUT behind the trigger! :wink: Jay, you probably know a little bit of "over travel" on the hammers is needed for the action to work. It sounds like you could be over-rotating the hammers; just pull them back far enough for them ...
by Old No7
Tue Nov 24, 2020 3:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Stolen gun or senior moment? UPDATE
Replies: 23
Views: 1179

Re: Stolen gun or senior moment?

Tycer wrote:
Mon Nov 23, 2020 9:01 pm
I’m short a Rossi. Two actually. A trapper with a nice tiger striped stock and a 20”. Anybody here buy those from me? This is the only place I would have moved them...
Maybe they went down with the boat???

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by Old No7
Tue Nov 24, 2020 3:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Do YOU Want for Christmas....
Replies: 18
Views: 716

What Do YOU Want for Christmas....

Here's one possible answer.........

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by Old No7
Mon Nov 23, 2020 12:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Had another spinal injection
Replies: 17
Views: 695

Re: Had another spinal injection

Sorry to hear about this Jay -- Prayers up for you!

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by Old No7
Sun Nov 22, 2020 8:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bad news for you guys who had canoe accidents
Replies: 5
Views: 501

Re: Bad news for you guys who had canoe accidents

Old No7 wrote:
Sun Nov 22, 2020 8:07 am
gamekeeper wrote:
Fri Nov 20, 2020 10:32 am
If you lost all your guns in a boating accident...
Good thing mine was while boating offshore...
Just found this... :wink:

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by Old No7
Sun Nov 22, 2020 8:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bad news for you guys who had canoe accidents
Replies: 5
Views: 501

Re: Bad news for you guys who had canoe accidents

gamekeeper wrote:
Fri Nov 20, 2020 10:32 am
If you lost all your guns in a boating accident...
Good thing mine was while boating offshore, over 350 feet deep, spread across 4 miles as we slowly took on water... :wink:

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by Old No7
Wed Nov 18, 2020 10:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ammo box game recommendations ?
Replies: 7
Views: 303

Re: Ammo box game recommendations ?

Darn it................ :(

I thought you were planning to come up with an alternative to Monopoly -- you know, a fun board or card game for hunters & shooters.

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by Old No7
Mon Nov 16, 2020 3:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gun Math for 2021
Replies: 4
Views: 230

Gun Math for 2021

Gun Math for 2021

Except for those who recently had boating accidents...

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by Old No7
Thu Nov 12, 2020 3:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Done
Replies: 10
Views: 448

Re: Talk About Lazy!!

That was great. He is funny! :lol: By the way, Steve; can you come set up my new reloading press for me... When you're done with that Steve -- I need you to ORGANIZE my reloading bench, and cellar while you're at it. The pictures of yours are SICK -- how can you find anything when it's SO clean??? ...