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by Old No7
Fri Oct 30, 2020 8:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Your Guns & Boating Accidents
Replies: 7
Views: 126

Your Guns & Boating Accidents

Too late for me, as all mine were recently lost...........

But for the others here... :wink:

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by Old No7
Mon Oct 26, 2020 4:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Are You Prepared Component Wise for a 'Slow Joe Bin Biden' Win?
Replies: 19
Views: 321

Re: Are You Prepared Component Wise for a 'Slow Joe Bin Biden' Win?

Geez, I had a serious boating accident......... No guns... No components.......... I don't have anything in my possession any longer................ But my LAB is still well supplied -- so I will use HIS stuff. :wink: Turns out, he is unable and not required to comply with any future frivolous gove...
by Old No7
Mon Oct 26, 2020 2:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Deer Hunting and the 2nd Amendment
Replies: 10
Views: 213

Re: Deer Hunting and the 2nd Amendment

Our Founders did not have to defend their lives against deer. Since high volume word attack machines such as the internet had not been invented, how can the First Amendment apply to them if the Second Amendment does not apply to semiautomatic commonly used rifles? That's a great point! And I always...
by Old No7
Mon Oct 26, 2020 11:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Deer Hunting and the 2nd Amendment
Replies: 10
Views: 213

Deer Hunting and the 2nd Amendment

With full disclosure... While my twin and other brothers have several each, I don't own any MSR (modern sporting rifles) of any make, by any acronyms you'd care to use. The lack of walnut, and the presence of cold molded plastic just lacks any "soul" (to me) and I have no interest in them at all. I...
by Old No7
Mon Oct 26, 2020 11:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Biden Experiment" in Texas
Replies: 8
Views: 293

"Biden Experiment" in Texas

Luv this one...

Good on you Texas! :wink:

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by Old No7
Fri Oct 23, 2020 8:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: God Said, "I Need Somebody Strong Enough..."
Replies: 10
Views: 286

God Said, "I Need Somebody Strong Enough..."

Love this one!

Luv my Lord and Lab too! :wink:

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by Old No7
Thu Oct 22, 2020 12:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: JEFF QUINN GUN COLLECTION
Replies: 11
Views: 453

Re: JEFF QUINN GUN COLLECTION

I'll take a look...

I hate to see that though, for the obvious reasons...

...Plus, I was hopin' to take mine with me!

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by Old No7
Tue Oct 20, 2020 11:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "The Years Have Been Good to Me..."
Replies: 16
Views: 409

"The Years Have Been Good to Me..."

I'll bet there's a few here (me included) who this applies to............. :wink:

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by Old No7
Sun Oct 18, 2020 9:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Replacing Blonde Jokes . . .
Replies: 10
Views: 333

Re: Replacing Blonde Jokes . . .

piller wrote:
Sun Oct 18, 2020 11:17 am
If she had one more active brain cell, she could have a single!
Even scarier is that THOUSANDS WILL VOTE FOR HER.

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by Old No7
Mon Oct 12, 2020 2:34 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: The Letter "H" in "Democrat" Stands For............
Replies: 5
Views: 221

The Letter "H" in "Democrat" Stands For............

Better see this here, before it gets moved to Politics! :wink:

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by Old No7
Mon Oct 12, 2020 9:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 2020 Calendar - Revised
Replies: 2
Views: 252

2020 Calendar - Revised

Yeah, that's about right... :roll:

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by Old No7
Mon Oct 12, 2020 7:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Great Britain killing the First Amendment now...
Replies: 20
Views: 470

Re: Great Britain killing the First Amendment now...

According to most historians, it’s a classical problem that is the result of generational differences. You have a generation that sacrifices everything, including their lives and fortunes and families, to attain freedom. The children of those people understand how important freedom is and lives the...
by Old No7
Sun Oct 11, 2020 7:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pheasant.
Replies: 14
Views: 297

Re: Pheasant.

A little sustenance hunt. A break from the artificial sterile world. There was no politics in these woods. No smut in these woods and no aggressive behaviour in these woods. Long may I make it to the woods! Carrying a gun in the woods is just about the best way to forget the 21st century and all it...
by Old No7
Fri Oct 09, 2020 7:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: That One Girl From High School...
Replies: 6
Views: 534

That One Girl From High School...

LOL! :wink:

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by Old No7
Fri Oct 09, 2020 6:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: ATF evidently IS going after arm braces...
Replies: 25
Views: 1066

Re: ATF evidently IS going after arm braces...

I've suspected all along that these fads/trends were a conspiratorial set-up to disenfranchise gun owners enmasse . Whether it was a setup, or "we" (the gunowners who bought them) set ourselves up, I always thought there were huge risks the decision would get reversed. I literally first bumped into...
by Old No7
Mon Oct 05, 2020 7:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For Those Who Are "Forgetful" at Times...
Replies: 1
Views: 358

For Those Who Are "Forgetful" at Times...

Glad this can't happen..........

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by Old No7
Wed Sep 30, 2020 7:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Where's Nath ?
Replies: 14
Views: 876

Re: Where's Nath ?

gamekeeper wrote:
Tue Sep 29, 2020 5:09 pm
...we need some photos of Foxes etc.
My favorite "Fox from the UK" . . .

Keeley Hazell

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by Old No7
Tue Sep 29, 2020 1:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ain't it the truth ...
Replies: 4
Views: 224

Re: Ain't it the truth ...

Old No7 wrote:
Tue Sep 29, 2020 1:26 pm
And what if you've just taken a Viagra???
A pharmacist friend says he was asked by a pretty lady if Viagra really worked?

He said: "Yes, it does".

She then asked: "Can you get it over the counter?"

He replied: "Only if I TAKE 3 OF EM"

Old - & Naughty - No7
by Old No7
Tue Sep 29, 2020 1:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ain't it the truth ...
Replies: 4
Views: 224

Re: Ain't it the truth ...

And what if you've just taken a Viagra???

( I'll let some others answer that... )

Old No7
by Old No7
Tue Sep 29, 2020 1:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I Speak Four Languages...
Replies: 11
Views: 520

Re: I Speak Four Languages...

AJMD429 wrote:
Mon Sep 28, 2020 10:16 pm
Gordon Liddy claimed to be a ‘Cunning Linguist’.... :?
Thus "A master of many tongues".

So sayeth Deep Purple. :wink:

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by Old No7
Mon Sep 28, 2020 8:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I Speak Four Languages...
Replies: 11
Views: 520

I Speak Four Languages...

A little Monday morning humor for ya... :wink:

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by Old No7
Thu Sep 24, 2020 2:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ebay problems
Replies: 7
Views: 313

Re: Ebay problems

Pitchy wrote:
Wed Sep 23, 2020 6:25 am
Me bad, i mistakenly left feedback for a item i bought before i got it...
Gee Lenn, I hope the item was as good or better than your feedback!

Also hope it was a neat tool or gadget -- which you can use to make another neat tool or gadget! :wink:

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by Old No7
Tue Sep 22, 2020 7:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ebay problems
Replies: 7
Views: 313

Re: Ebay problems

No issues here Lenn...

You might try clicking on "History" -- then deleting ALL (browsing history, cookies & site data, cached images & files, etc.)

This does mean you'll have to re-sign in to all websites (like this one) you go to, but it might do the trick if all else fails.

Good luck!

Old No7
by Old No7
Sun Sep 20, 2020 7:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tell Me How Gun Control Works...
Replies: 4
Views: 302

Tell Me How Gun Control Works...

Copied from the SIGTalk Forum...

Yup, I like living in Maine. :wink:

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by Old No7
Sun Sep 20, 2020 7:01 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Problems Caused by Capitalism
Replies: 1
Views: 149

Problems Caused by Capitalism

From the SIGTalk website... :wink:

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by Old No7
Fri Sep 18, 2020 12:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Savage 99 Tang safety disassembly
Replies: 9
Views: 340

Re: Savage 99 Tang safety disassembly

Gee, my Savage 99 has the top-tang safety too, but I've never had to take it down.

But the comments and pictures on this posting from The Firing Line (click here for link might give you some ideas. Look at replies #19 and #21.

Good luck!

Old No7
by Old No7
Thu Sep 17, 2020 11:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Anniversary...
Replies: 5
Views: 125

Re: Happy Anniversary...

piller wrote:
Thu Sep 17, 2020 11:35 am
I hope it can last another 233 years or more.
I'm hoping it lasts another 233 DAYS!!!!!!!!!

Old No7
by Old No7
Thu Sep 17, 2020 11:53 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: City Council Approved Abolishing Police Asks: ‘Where Are They?"
Replies: 3
Views: 260

City Council Approved Abolishing Police Asks: ‘Where Are They?"

Newton's Third Law states that: "For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction" . It seems the City Council out in Minneapolis should have thought about that before..... See this article: City Council that Approved Abolishing Police asks: ‘Where Are They?" (click here for link) CrAzY tIm...
by Old No7
Thu Sep 17, 2020 7:49 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Coming to YOUR community soon...
Replies: 2
Views: 164

Re: Coming to YOUR community soon...

Enough with the tear gas.......

Come up to Maine and borrow one of those large pumper trucks that farmers use to spray SH*T on their fields -- THAT will stop 'em!

Old No7
by Old No7
Fri Sep 11, 2020 9:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Wireless Handheld Peacekeeping Devices"
Replies: 5
Views: 319

"Wireless Handheld Peacekeeping Devices"

Ha!

I'll use that line next time a Lib-tard neighbor gives me some stuff...

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by Old No7
Thu Sep 10, 2020 8:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need Ammo?
Replies: 6
Views: 457

Need Ammo?

Gee, I'd fly in for her too! :wink:

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by Old No7
Thu Sep 10, 2020 7:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: help from Army Vets
Replies: 14
Views: 818

Re: help from Army Vets

That SF flash and crest show that he was indeed a Special Forces soldier. He was top notch, as in better than 99% of those in the Army. I think it's REALLY NEAT you've been able to get this info from the crew here. As for the quote above... Given the state of this country, I'd say he was better tha...
by Old No7
Tue Sep 08, 2020 2:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: DOH !!!
Replies: 5
Views: 326

Re: DOH !!!

Then proceeded to apply the first coat of Plasti Dip. NOTE TO SELF!!!!!!! DON'T SET THE ADHESIVE CAN AND PLASTI DIP CAN NEXT TO EACH OTHER !!!!! I proceeded to apply a nice coat of adhesive to the foam... DOH!!! Well, at least the gun wasn't sitting in the foam at the time... (Gotta look at the bri...
by Old No7
Tue Sep 08, 2020 1:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: fanner 50
Replies: 16
Views: 531

Re: fanner 50

Old Savage wrote:
Mon Sep 07, 2020 4:55 pm
Also had one if these.

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Now that's cool -- brings back a lot of memories!!! Me and my 3 brothers all had one!!!

Boy, we sure shot a lot of Injuns with those!

( Can I say that??? Well, maybe on here I can... )

Old No7
by Old No7
Thu Sep 03, 2020 3:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Didn't get pulled out of my car and arrested.
Replies: 29
Views: 838

Re: Didn't get pulled out of my car and arrested.

What, NO cavity search ? ! ? !

( Sorry John -- couldn't resist . . . :wink: )

Old No7
by Old No7
Thu Sep 03, 2020 10:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Connected with "Gunny" JReed Today
Replies: 5
Views: 332

Connected with "Gunny" JReed Today

Hey gang. Just a quick note that I connected with JReed , aka Jeremy "Gunny" (USMC retired) Reed by text today and he's doing well, despite the heat and all other CA related issues. He and Dee and the 2 boys are all doing well, with his oldest still on active USMC duty out east in NC. I reached out ...
by Old No7
Tue Sep 01, 2020 7:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Easy Off oven cleaner for gunstock?
Replies: 18
Views: 597

Re: Easy Off oven cleaner for gunstock?

Six is correct!

But the normal precautions are advised:

* Have plenty of ventilation!

* * Wear gloves to protect your hands!

But most of all:

* * * Feed all the scrapings to your favorite Democrat!!! :wink:

Old No7
by Old No7
Mon Aug 31, 2020 7:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Gamekeeper
Replies: 10
Views: 268

Re: Happy Birthday Gamekeeper

Happy (belated to you) Birthday John!!!

Hope you had a pint or two!

Old No7
by Old No7
Wed Aug 26, 2020 4:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ruger grips
Replies: 4
Views: 312

Re: Ruger grips

Ruger grips
ps: PM me if it's only the inserts you want for the rubber grips...

I have a very nice set of matched Elk Stag inserts without a grip/gun to mount them on.

Old No7
by Old No7
Wed Aug 26, 2020 4:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ruger grips
Replies: 4
Views: 312

Re: Ruger grips

It used to be Lett Custom Grips out of NH, but they are long gone... (They made some fine custom grips too.)

I'd check on ebay or even better, check with this OEM for many gun makers -- Altamont Grip Co.

Click HERE for the Altamont Link (to RUGER handgun grips).

Good luck.

Old No7
by Old No7
Wed Aug 26, 2020 8:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cabot "Gunstock" Stain and B-C "Genuine Oil" Finish
Replies: 4
Views: 317

Cabot "Gunstock" Stain and B-C "Genuine Oil" Finish

I know many stockmakers have their favorites stains or colors, and finishes too, but these items might be of interest for the tinkerers on here and/or those of us who like to do things ourselves. I recently stumbled upon the above -- the Cabot Stains "Gunstock" color -- and bought it mainly because ...
by Old No7
Tue Aug 25, 2020 1:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gearing up for the fall, made a total hand operated washer.
Replies: 28
Views: 662

Re: Gearing up for the fall, made a toal hand operated washer.

Awesome job Lenn! I'm curious... How did you seal the tub? Or will filling it and letting it soak-in and swell do that for you? (We used to own a 30' wooden boat... One of us kids always slept on the floor 6" above the bilge for the first 48 hours it was wet -- NOT BY CHOICE either -- we had to draw...
by Old No7
Tue Aug 25, 2020 11:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hit the "Wood Lottery" (Browning Citori CXS 20 ga)
Replies: 10
Views: 479

Hit the "Wood Lottery" (Browning Citori CXS 20 ga)

Gee, I think I hit the "Wood Lottery" on this one... :wink: I went into my now-favorite LGS to shop for a 20 gauge Citori White CXS (crossover model) O/U shotgun with 30" barrels, thinking it would make a great companion piece to the heavier 12 ga Citori CX 32" I have for clays shooting, which fits...
by Old No7
Tue Aug 25, 2020 10:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For Piano Players or Music Lovers: The "Coronavirus Etude"
Replies: 0
Views: 382

For Piano Players or Music Lovers: The "Coronavirus Etude"

For Piano Players or Music Lovers: The "Coronavirus Etude" Maybe only piano or keyboard players will get the humor in this video, but the transcription from keys "played" to the written sheet music was spot on. Pretty clever whoever did this (must be someone who's obviously been at home for too lon...
by Old No7
Fri Aug 21, 2020 1:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Step Back Chimney Cupboard
Replies: 23
Views: 460

Re: Step Back Chimney Cupboard

gamekeeper wrote:
Fri Aug 21, 2020 1:41 pm
Hey Lenn, just a thought could you fit a long gun in the top and keep boxes of ammo on the shelves? It would look cool with a side by side or levergun... 8)
I was thinking the same thing John. Nice job Lenn!

(Or maybe hide the long gun in a secret compartment behind the shelves.)

Old No7
by Old No7
Fri Aug 21, 2020 12:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Best Stocked GunShop in Your Area
Replies: 16
Views: 483

Best Stocked GunShop in Your Area

Seems many folks -- shooters like us, and all the new gunowners too -- are finding it hard to get what they want or need these days. I was at a BassPro in NH the other day (don't normally shop there, but it's close to the skeet field we used) and their selection of centerfire handguns was all the h...
by Old No7
Fri Aug 21, 2020 11:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Admitting myself to be an old fool
Replies: 12
Views: 456

Re: Admitting myself to be an old fool

Bill in Oregon wrote:
Fri Aug 21, 2020 7:31 am
This beats putting the cortisone cream on my toothbrush, I'm afraid.
Well, if you find a suppository in your ear -- bet'cha we'll know where your hearing aid went............. :shock:

Old No7
by Old No7
Fri Aug 21, 2020 11:18 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Somewhere Over in England...
Replies: 7
Views: 395

Somewhere Over in England...

Apologies to John (gamekeeper), Nath and others...

I sure hope it doesn't come to this over here...

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by Old No7
Mon Aug 17, 2020 1:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What's your favourite muzzleloader
Replies: 24
Views: 1122

Re: What's your favourite muzzleloader

Gee, I'll have to list two favorites! :wink:

My favorite modern BP shooter is my Ruger Old Army (stainless):

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And my favorite replica BP shooter is my Colt 1861 Navy 3rd-generation Signature Series:

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Old No7
by Old No7
Sun Aug 16, 2020 5:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Images of a Flintlock Firing
Replies: 9
Views: 785

Images of a Flintlock Firing

I think I may have posted these years ago, but anyway, I figured some of you guys who shoot the modern case-loaded primer-ignited ammo would enjoy seeing this sequence of still images (taken from the video) of a flintlock being fired. By the way, sharp-eyed shooters would probably spot that it's a r...