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by 3leggedturtle
Wed Mar 03, 2021 8:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hey Pitchy
Replies: 17
Views: 182

Re: Hey Pitchy

Fastest i been on bicycle is 47mph going down a hill in Alaska. I didnt know til 4 hours later when I was going thru my computer for my miles for the day. 35-37mph was my limit even when I was a young'un...
by 3leggedturtle
Wed Mar 03, 2021 8:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Annoying doctor and privacy invasion!
Replies: 7
Views: 122

Re: Annoying doctor and privacy invasion!

Hey its a joke, riddle, a funny, sarcasm! I dont even have a grand daughter you can call home and ask my wife!
by 3leggedturtle
Wed Mar 03, 2021 7:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Winter War
Replies: 7
Views: 118

Re: The Winter War

Those Finns were tough bad 🐴's... Read a few books about them. Sitting dawn to dusk on a -45 winter day just to get one shot at an enemy soldier!
by 3leggedturtle
Wed Mar 03, 2021 1:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Annoying doctor and privacy invasion!
Replies: 7
Views: 122

Annoying doctor and privacy invasion!

Took my grand daughter for her appointment Monday morning and the nurse asked her if any guns in the home. Of course she said yes.

Now the Doctor is calling me 5-7 times a day asking me where he can buy ammo! :mrgreen: Todd/3leg
by 3leggedturtle
Wed Mar 03, 2021 12:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Question for wood turners et al
Replies: 5
Views: 132

Re: Question for wood turners et al

Yeah, cut it up, you'll find a great pattern or have kindling. I spent a day in the Arkansas National Forest. The Cedar I was cutting splitting for the fire was cool to look at, I saved 2 big pieces to bring back. Todd/3leg
by 3leggedturtle
Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: .50-70 Gov't question
Replies: 9
Views: 138

Re: .50-70 Gov't question

Lyman Cast Bullet 3rd Edition has about 10 loads for it, but I dont have it handy at the moment..
by 3leggedturtle
Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hey Pitchy
Replies: 17
Views: 182

Re: Hey Pitchy

Pitchy, great project you got. I'm assuming illegal in MN but I always ride slow and shut off motor when I see people. What brand motor is that? I keep looking at the Harbor Freight 3hp and thinking it'd be nice to use. Grizz, i could show you how to easily evade freeways and still have paved should...
by 3leggedturtle
Tue Mar 02, 2021 2:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hey Pitchy
Replies: 17
Views: 182

Re: Hey Pitchy

Yepper, i tried to get away twice and BS happened so I'm here til the birds come back and the snow melts and frost comes out!
by 3leggedturtle
Tue Mar 02, 2021 11:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hey Pitchy
Replies: 17
Views: 182

Hey Pitchy

Pace yourself, our spring heat wave is starting! 40-50's this week. Best of all no ticks or skeeters! :mrgreen: todd/3leg
by 3leggedturtle
Mon Mar 01, 2021 10:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chairman of the.......bored
Replies: 240
Views: 2013

Re: Chairman of the.......bored

G-K I almost bought a .58 cal Springfield replica for $250, it was beatiful shape with brass hardware, it was too long to fit, and had no room keft. I only wished it had been a carbine!

How can it be called a vaccine, if you can still catch it afterwards?
by 3leggedturtle
Mon Mar 01, 2021 10:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Death Valley
Replies: 34
Views: 468

Re: Death Valley

Piller does she know where McKinleyville is? I spent a few summers visiting there?
by 3leggedturtle
Mon Mar 01, 2021 11:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ruger Old Army price or value
Replies: 7
Views: 169

Re: Ruger Old Army price or value

Jason never knew they made a fixed sight version. Ive seen a couple if the 5 1/2" versions.

Rockrat, I didnt buy a stainles ROA fir $450 cuz I got a Bearcat for $350 last fall.
by 3leggedturtle
Mon Mar 01, 2021 11:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ruger Old Army price or value
Replies: 7
Views: 169

Ruger Old Army price or value

They have been following me at every gun show the last 2 years. Who, here, knows prices and value? If i find them for $500 or less is that a good price. Or is that a dislocate your shoulder yanking out yer wallet price? I turned down a Rhino 357 snubby for $750 and then saw what they were going for ...
by 3leggedturtle
Sun Feb 28, 2021 2:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Death Valley
Replies: 34
Views: 468

Re: Death Valley

Blaine I already seen and been thru and around Susanville.
by 3leggedturtle
Sun Feb 28, 2021 2:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Death Valley
Replies: 34
Views: 468

Re: Death Valley

Buck Elliott wrote:
Sun Feb 28, 2021 12:55 pm
The biggest problem you'll find in Death Valley is that it's still located in the hostile, 3rd World nation of Kalipornica...
Thats a bummer, forgot it was. Thanks fir the reminder, i wont be going there.
by 3leggedturtle
Sun Feb 28, 2021 9:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: what's your favorite radio show
Replies: 9
Views: 191

Re: what's your favorite radio show

Off the Record, with Uncle Joe Benson.
by 3leggedturtle
Sat Feb 27, 2021 12:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chairman of the.......bored
Replies: 240
Views: 2013

Re: Chairman of the.......bored

HEY SIX, I win the 219 Zipper. Tell youwhat, mail to me and I'll bring it back in the fall.
by 3leggedturtle
Sat Feb 27, 2021 12:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Can't Ask For Much More On A Cold Night
Replies: 18
Views: 534

Re: Can't Ask For Much More On A Cold Night

JimT wrote:
Fri Feb 12, 2021 8:55 pm
Sitting by the fire, reading the Leverguns Forum, listening to the Gospel of John and sipping some good whiskey.
Do you have a dog or 2 by your side?
by 3leggedturtle
Sat Feb 27, 2021 12:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chairman of the.......bored
Replies: 240
Views: 2013

Re: Chairman of the.......bored

Nope, already back in MN! If I'm gonna deal with snow and cold, its here where i got all my toys.
by 3leggedturtle
Sat Feb 27, 2021 12:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chairman of the.......bored
Replies: 240
Views: 2013

Re: Chairman of the.......bored

O S, how hot were the waitresses? Food looks good too.
by 3leggedturtle
Sat Feb 27, 2021 11:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Unexpected DIY project from Filson
Replies: 16
Views: 331

Re: Unexpected DIY project from Filson

You ever watched the stock and tank and wine drinking scene in Yellowstone?
by 3leggedturtle
Sat Feb 27, 2021 11:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Death Valley
Replies: 34
Views: 468

Re: Death Valley

I haven't been to the Grand Canyon either, YET! Spesking of scorpions and tarantulas, read about prospectors that would feed them so they wouldnt hide from them in shoes and ither stuff. Hoping to try that and see if its true.
by 3leggedturtle
Sat Feb 27, 2021 11:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Unnatural Fear Of Giants??
Replies: 11
Views: 394

Re: Unnatural Fear Of Giants??

Went from Skagway to Juneau, then on to Sitka to visit my cousin. Then from Sitka to Prince Rupert.
by 3leggedturtle
Fri Feb 26, 2021 8:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Unnatural Fear Of Giants??
Replies: 11
Views: 394

Re: Unnatural Fear Of Giants??

Grizz, not to side track this thread, but you mentioned Hoonah or Tenakee in a different thread. Ive been there. Wished I had gotten off the ferry and spent a few days exploring.
by 3leggedturtle
Fri Feb 26, 2021 4:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Unnatural Fear Of Giants??
Replies: 11
Views: 394

Re: Unnatural Fear Of Giants??

Just humongous hyperbole.....
by 3leggedturtle
Fri Feb 26, 2021 2:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Death Valley
Replies: 34
Views: 468

Death Valley

Is it nice in the winter? "RV camping" close by? I wanna do a WARM south west winter trip next winter. Todd/3leg
by 3leggedturtle
Fri Feb 26, 2021 1:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Met another member today.
Replies: 24
Views: 513

Re: Met another member today.

Blaine, I only stayed one nite. Left early next morning, figured I didnt want either of us to ruin the great 1st impression we made on each other.! :mrgreen:
by 3leggedturtle
Thu Feb 25, 2021 1:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How Long To Order A New Ruger GP100?
Replies: 23
Views: 436

Re: How Long To Order A New Ruger GP100?

Ok if you were going close to MN have acces to a 6" Talo edition stainless.
by 3leggedturtle
Thu Feb 25, 2021 1:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The 2020 Darwin Awards are out!!!!
Replies: 11
Views: 331

Re: The 2020 Darwin Awards are out!!!!

Nice heart warming tales that are true! :mrgreen:
by 3leggedturtle
Thu Feb 25, 2021 11:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The "Little Joe" Crossbow
Replies: 2
Views: 141

Re: The "Little Joe" Crossbow

Wow the "original" saturday night special. Never saw this design before, pretty cool.
by 3leggedturtle
Thu Feb 25, 2021 11:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How Long To Order A New Ruger GP100?
Replies: 23
Views: 436

Re: How Long To Order A New Ruger GP100?

Did you find one yet?
by 3leggedturtle
Thu Feb 25, 2021 11:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Met another member today.
Replies: 24
Views: 513

Re: Met another member today.

Yep was pleasure. Had great food, good conversation and nice eye candy walking in and out.
by 3leggedturtle
Thu Feb 25, 2021 11:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Went to a small gun show today.
Replies: 7
Views: 284

Re: Went to a small gun show today.

Hit 5 gun shows in 3 weeks. Its still the most fun you can have for $5-10!
by 3leggedturtle
Thu Feb 25, 2021 10:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chairman of the.......bored
Replies: 240
Views: 2013

Re: Chairman of the.......bored

Piller, the Ski-doo Alpine had 1 ski up front plus reverse. It was a tractor with a track. Also Check out the Raider was a twin track snowmobile.
by 3leggedturtle
Tue Jan 26, 2021 6:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7882
Views: 199368

Re: The Gun Room

A great guy once said, you do with what you HAVE to do it with.
by 3leggedturtle
Tue Jan 26, 2021 1:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7882
Views: 199368

Re: The Gun Room

When the shells were fired it would eject them. If you didnt fire it they were just extracted. But it was singke nonselective! Really nice wood and pattern.
by 3leggedturtle
Tue Jan 26, 2021 11:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The chances are ....
Replies: 27
Views: 1066

Re: The chances are ....

Cows are great. They have provided me with more entertainment on my road trips than any other critter. Tho the little Burrowing Owls are as funny as all get out.
by 3leggedturtle
Mon Jan 25, 2021 8:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7882
Views: 199368

Re: The Gun Room

Yer welcome glad I could help. Ya know I was a signature away from buying a "super nice" .303 Savage when the guy told me he had a 250 Savage with 24" barrel. So bought that instead. It was mage in '52 . BTW there was spose to be a Remington 14 1/2 coming for a cleaning in 38/40. Was looking forward...
by 3leggedturtle
Mon Jan 25, 2021 8:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7882
Views: 199368

Re: The Gun Room

The 28 gauge is like the 300 Savage, the 218 Bee or the 38WCF. Guys who are hunters and woodsmen know their worth. Plus I have a bunch of 28 shells around.
by 3leggedturtle
Mon Jan 25, 2021 3:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7882
Views: 199368

Re: The Gun Room

Hey Gunnymack , I passed up a Baikal O/U 28 gauge fir $400. Nice wood and bluing, should I have bought?

G-K you can give me your opinion too! :lol: only if you want to, tho :mrgreen:
by 3leggedturtle
Mon Jan 25, 2021 1:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Big Brown Truck Just Dropped Off 18,000 Rounds
Replies: 16
Views: 755

Re: Big Brown Truck Just Dropped Off 18,000 Rounds

Sounds like a good time in the desert, next winter!
by 3leggedturtle
Mon Jan 25, 2021 1:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: From Lewis Ballard .. about 20 years ago ...
Replies: 12
Views: 649

Re: From Lewis Ballard .. about 20 years ago ...

Lots of good stuff here. But did you know the 30/06 is the most worthless cartridge? Factory ammo will kill anything that needs it from prairie dogs to elephants. You dont need to reload to make it versatile or accurate. Therefore its the only rifle you need which you dont hafta reload for! Thats wh...
by 3leggedturtle
Mon Jan 25, 2021 1:02 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: An "Elf on a Shelf" for Socialists...
Replies: 4
Views: 430

Re: An "Elf on a Shelf" for Socialists...

Wow y'all on a roll.
by 3leggedturtle
Mon Jan 25, 2021 11:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin 94 CST .357 Magnum.
Replies: 6
Views: 283

Re: Marlin 94 CST .357 Magnum.

No wont dog it, we had an octagon 45 Colt lever that was pretty nice. Yours Be great for pig hunting on the gulf coast. Are they synthetic stocks? Too lazy to do a search.
by 3leggedturtle
Mon Jan 25, 2021 10:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How bad do you need primers?
Replies: 8
Views: 567

Re: How bad do you need primers?

JimT wrote:
Mon Jan 25, 2021 9:10 am
AJMD429 wrote:
Mon Jan 25, 2021 6:50 am
As for the condoms, I worry they may not be reliable re-used, so use the old ones as pillow cases.
So ... you only buy the small size?

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:mrgreen: I'm speechless! Thatsa a good'un
by 3leggedturtle
Sun Jan 24, 2021 2:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Medical Issues
Replies: 9
Views: 628

Re: Medical Issues

Yeah, cant wait to see what the next 2 years bring.
by 3leggedturtle
Sat Jan 23, 2021 12:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sometimes You Do It Wrong
Replies: 5
Views: 397

Re: Sometimes You Do It Wrong

A bed of coals for that hog and cold root beer sounds real good right now.
by 3leggedturtle
Fri Jan 22, 2021 12:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anyone here using the Lee 255 in .45 ACP?
Replies: 9
Views: 411

Re: Anyone here using the Lee 255 in .45 ACP?

Thats about how short the throat is in my Contender. Great looking round, short stubby and all business! :P
by 3leggedturtle
Fri Jan 22, 2021 12:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Little Girl and Some Construction Workers
Replies: 8
Views: 474

Re: A Little Girl and Some Construction Workers

:mrgreen: I put down my coffee before reading. Wasn't disappointed! Todd/3leg
by 3leggedturtle
Thu Jan 21, 2021 6:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fun with numbers
Replies: 3
Views: 195

Re: Fun with numbers

I woke up the last 3 mornings at 8:57