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by Old Savage
Mon May 10, 2021 7:55 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1195
Views: 27198

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Now Funny, you have no idea how it happened ??? Key see a picture. Maybe we can sleuth it.
by Old Savage
Mon May 10, 2021 7:31 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1195
Views: 27198

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Well a wounded chrony, I've done that, can just dent the metal or crack the plastic display. I have done both. Now, if you hit it with a 30-06, game over, really over ;-)
by Old Savage
Mon May 10, 2021 8:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Model 92 Leverguns ... .357 Magnum
Replies: 13
Views: 148

Re: Model 92 Leverguns ... .357 Magnum

Jim, thanks for the article. Interesting info. One question, I am supposing some Win 92s have been converted to .357. Any info on that?
by Old Savage
Mon May 10, 2021 7:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pistol caliber lever actions.
Replies: 53
Views: 526

Re: Pistol caliber lever actions.

And let's see, probably most famous for a 7 1/2" Colt in Paladin. Where did he roam?
by Old Savage
Mon May 10, 2021 7:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pistol caliber lever actions.
Replies: 53
Views: 526

Re: Pistol caliber lever actions.

Richard Boone could be good guy or bad guy.
by Old Savage
Sun May 09, 2021 2:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pistol caliber lever actions.
Replies: 53
Views: 526

Re: Pistol caliber lever actions.

I think the .410 is from about 1932.
by Old Savage
Sun May 09, 2021 2:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pistol caliber lever actions.
Replies: 53
Views: 526

Re: Pistol caliber lever actions.

Perfect, can I have it? How many Bens?
by Old Savage
Sun May 09, 2021 1:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pistol caliber lever actions.
Replies: 53
Views: 526

Re: Pistol caliber lever actions.

Six, I have the utmost respect for earned knowledge. There is no substitute for learning by doing. We are fortunate here to have a number. I don't think anyone surpasses you in your area. Guns are individuals and you have learn each. Who knows God may bring me a fine Win 92 in 32-20. It has happened...
by Old Savage
Sun May 09, 2021 12:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pistol caliber lever actions.
Replies: 53
Views: 526

Re: Pistol caliber lever actions.

Well JimT, my fine Eastern compadre 006, mind you he is "out west" from where I grew up is coming around. I can see it. With you and Paco and I am sure others on board the Rossi train I am sure thru all the smoke and distraction that it is creeping in like a camel with its nose under the tent that h...
by Old Savage
Sun May 09, 2021 11:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pistol caliber lever actions.
Replies: 53
Views: 526

Re: Pistol caliber lever actions.

Well now you have gone and done it, said you liked your Rossi. And Paco had it first. Now if he likes you he must have liked it. Bought his book , some of the best gun reading ever and saw your crowd does gift each other with fine shooters. Gave a friend a nice M 70 pre 64 30-06. It just at wasn't a...
by Old Savage
Sun May 09, 2021 6:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pistol caliber lever actions.
Replies: 53
Views: 526

Re: Pistol caliber lever actions.

First Gen Colt not so ... 3rd Gens. Original 92, again not so, Rossis, Marlins, Browning and Henrys, Six is operating a daily driver museum there probably almost without match. Be nice to see it. Me, it is the new stuff mostly like the old stuff. After many years a 61' 94 primo did come along,
by Old Savage
Sun May 09, 2021 6:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pistol caliber lever actions.
Replies: 53
Views: 526

Re: Pistol caliber lever actions.

Now, traditionalist ... not here. The old holds no great alure. So you fellows can happily have at it. OK a couple 54 99s but there really isn"t anything current to match or out do a sub inch 250 or 300. A Marlin .410 or a 42 03-A3, same story. Friend gave me a Polish 8mm, sights out to 2.000 m. So ...
by Old Savage
Sun May 09, 2021 5:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pistol caliber lever actions.
Replies: 53
Views: 526

Re: Pistol caliber lever actions.

JimT, shocked, shocked, shocked are you ... and no doubt appalled 😱. Well, where to start and Six don't think your point is not noted, pistol caliber length PCL. In the world of firearms development why would they have gone the -40, -20 route? Well maybe for short range power they had what was neede...
by Old Savage
Sat May 08, 2021 10:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pistol caliber lever actions.
Replies: 53
Views: 526

Re: Pistol caliber lever actions.

The Birdman posted a pic of that really neat 104 yr old Colt you showed him. We do know one thing now, Colt called it the 45 Colt. You know some of those foreign makes label theirs 45 LC.
by Old Savage
Sat May 08, 2021 10:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pistol caliber lever actions.
Replies: 53
Views: 526

Re: Pistol caliber lever actions.

The Birdman posted a pic of that really neat 104 yr old Colt you showed him. We do know one thing now, Colt called it the 45 Colt. You know some of those foreign makes label theirs 45 LC.
by Old Savage
Sat May 08, 2021 9:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pistol caliber lever actions.
Replies: 53
Views: 526

Re: Pistol caliber lever actions.

Well JB, thanks for the offer but a gun that comes apart in two pieces, Yeah I don't know about that. And I think you are going to have to remove that tang sight. Don't like those, too close to the eye. And on top if that it is old ... hmm? Then I have to travel with cash in a suit case. And an old ...
by Old Savage
Sat May 08, 2021 2:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pistol caliber lever actions.
Replies: 53
Views: 526

Re: Pistol caliber lever actions.

Birdman, tell Sixer the 44 is still about.
by Old Savage
Sat May 08, 2021 12:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pistol caliber lever actions.
Replies: 53
Views: 526

Re: Pistol caliber lever actions.

This was a B92 44 Mag. with Win white box 240 gr. Wanted to see where the B92 shot. This was the only group.
by Old Savage
Sat May 08, 2021 11:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pistol caliber lever actions.
Replies: 53
Views: 526

Re: Pistol caliber lever actions.

Yes Earl, curious but Six has made such an issue of it I thought I would extrapolate on my experience.
by Old Savage
Sat May 08, 2021 10:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pistol caliber lever actions.
Replies: 53
Views: 526

Pistol caliber lever actions.

Well a brief history for the Sixman. First one I bought was a B92 in .357, a fine lovely rifle,. Shouldn't have let it get away but there was a lot to pursue. It is now in Texas. Next came a Win 94 in 45 Colt another good one with one idiosyncrasy. It was finicky about position for feeding but it we...
by Old Savage
Fri May 07, 2021 3:15 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1195
Views: 27198

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Yes, 4" from the 80s, that would be the very one ;-) compliment my 6.5" from the 80s.
by Old Savage
Thu May 06, 2021 9:26 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1195
Views: 27198

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Seems I won 24. A Model 24 from Six. I think I should look them over ;-)

Six will probably want to make it a Smith & Wesson Winchester combo.
by Old Savage
Thu May 06, 2021 9:02 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1195
Views: 27198

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Well OW, we may have to arrange a "special event". Maybe I should be in contact with the ladies so we can discuss options.
by Old Savage
Thu May 06, 2021 8:50 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1195
Views: 27198

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Well Sixer, I actually did drive a back road four wheeler in the mid 80s in the Cali mtns. but, after we headed to the hot tub. Do the wives and girlfriends have such amenities available while you guys are out being macho, macho macho man?, This was post Cali mtn four wheeling in the 80s.
by Old Savage
Thu May 06, 2021 2:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 33 WCF original Loads
Replies: 27
Views: 410

Re: 33 WCF original Loads

That is impressive work there.

I would never risk one of my cherished ;-) Rossis trying anything like that. ;-)
by Old Savage
Thu May 06, 2021 8:45 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1195
Views: 27198

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

You know Six, Mr T called me Bro one time in Westwood but my out west name is either Eastern Blueblood or All Hat No Cattle. Can't tell you my ghetto name here but it was bestowed on me by an angry blond AA sister when I was addressing the finer points of the trash/recycling system. Soooo, I am fami...
by Old Savage
Wed May 05, 2021 10:42 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1195
Views: 27198

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

I have only ever driven two Jeeps. One was a WW II in the National Guard and my 2014 Patriot 2wd 2.0L Likely won't drive any others, never really go off road. If there isn't a road there, I don't need to go there, but it is all interesting.
by Old Savage
Tue May 04, 2021 8:02 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1195
Views: 27198

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

OW, we have miles to go out here all the time. Thinking: Detroit lockers, Positraction, limited slip differential ... what works best???
by Old Savage
Tue May 04, 2021 11:31 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1195
Views: 27198

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Talk about wheeling, I wheeled this thing on roads from here to the Grand Canyon. ;-) 74K, probably been on wet grass and a dirt road somewhere.
by Old Savage
Mon May 03, 2021 7:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Favorite Pickup of All Time
Replies: 55
Views: 1175

Re: My Favorite Pickup of All Time

God you're cute, what's your name again? Has anyone here ever picked up anybody??? ;-)
by Old Savage
Mon May 03, 2021 11:13 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1195
Views: 27198

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Yes, Wallerian degeneration and regeneration, 1/4" a month.

Ah, X-ray's. 1988, bone came out of the other hip for this one.
by Old Savage
Mon May 03, 2021 9:46 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1195
Views: 27198

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Didn't want to get too technical ;-)
by Old Savage
Mon May 03, 2021 1:34 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1195
Views: 27198

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

A bruise from the surgery. The surgeon said nothing to worry about.
by Old Savage
Sun May 02, 2021 11:53 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1195
Views: 27198

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Bone taken from the hip for an ulna repair.
by Old Savage
Sun May 02, 2021 10:42 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1195
Views: 27198

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Blaze orange, wow, pick a shade ;-)
by Old Savage
Sun May 02, 2021 11:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Car Stuff from Long Ago and Far Away in Another Time
Replies: 40
Views: 584

Re: Car Stuff from Long Ago and Far Away in Another Time

First car was a 6 cyl. 51 Ford. Next was 56 Plymouth with a small V8.
by Old Savage
Sat May 01, 2021 12:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 50 BMG Rifle Blowup
Replies: 52
Views: 946

Re: 50 BMG Rifle Blowup

It's big
by Old Savage
Sat May 01, 2021 6:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 50 BMG Rifle Blowup
Replies: 52
Views: 946

Re: 50 BMG Rifle Blowup

Well, Tutt took the bait, called me up. We had another interesting talk as always. ;-)
by Old Savage
Fri Apr 30, 2021 8:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 50 BMG Rifle Blowup
Replies: 52
Views: 946

Re: 50 BMG Rifle Blowup

Tutt who even said we were talking about that?
by Old Savage
Fri Apr 30, 2021 8:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 50 BMG Rifle Blowup
Replies: 52
Views: 946

Re: 50 BMG Rifle Blowup

Are we having fun yet. Two lovely girls ..
Kelsey and her blonde friend reminded me never had not yet played together.
by Old Savage
Fri Apr 30, 2021 7:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 50 BMG Rifle Blowup
Replies: 52
Views: 946

Re: 50 BMG Rifle Blowup

Six, whatl would a true Sicilian know about an English word. BTW I have been named consigliere for a Sicilian family in A Mer I Ca that is famous in It A Ly , Sicily to be specific. Tutt should never comment on joyriding (hotrodding) guns. He is not to be believed. I have tried to help him.
by Old Savage
Fri Apr 30, 2021 11:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 250-3000 loads faster than expected
Replies: 10
Views: 391

Re: 250-3000 loads faster than expected

Some rifles shoot considerably faster than others.
by Old Savage
Fri Apr 30, 2021 6:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Favorite Pickup of All Time
Replies: 55
Views: 1175

Re: My Favorite Pickup of All Time

Had a 68' C10
by Old Savage
Wed Apr 28, 2021 1:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Favorite Pickup of All Time
Replies: 55
Views: 1175

Re: My Favorite Pickup of All Time

Well ... this was a favorite before it got tangled up with a Ford Explorer. Someone told me here that that would buff right out ;-).
by Old Savage
Wed Apr 28, 2021 3:08 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: another front line doctor
Replies: 9
Views: 253

Re: another front line doctor

Settle down, ignore it all.
by Old Savage
Tue Apr 27, 2021 8:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: REMINGTON 870: The rise and fall of an American icon
Replies: 21
Views: 1023

Re: REMINGTON 870: The rise and fall of an American icon

Can't agree. Don't know of any problems with 870s with friends and one put 50,000 rds through one. Certainly none with my 20 GA. Express but it only has a couple thousand through it.
by Old Savage
Tue Apr 27, 2021 8:38 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1195
Views: 27198

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

All depends on your taste.
by Old Savage
Tue Apr 27, 2021 8:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 250-3000 loads faster than expected
Replies: 10
Views: 391

Re: 250-3000 loads faster than expected

The issue with the 99 on velocity is what it does to the cases. Push it too hard and they get distorted.
by Old Savage
Tue Apr 27, 2021 8:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New "used" Ithaca LAPD speicial up for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 249

Re: New "used" Ithaca LAPD speicial up for sale

OK, if you just want a "pretty". Not too good as a user gun.