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by .45colt
Sat Sep 18, 2021 12:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy birthday, Paco!
Replies: 9
Views: 113

Re: Happy birthday, Paco!

Happy Birthday !!
by .45colt
Tue Sep 14, 2021 4:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin "golden" 39A
Replies: 3
Views: 191

Re: Marlin "golden" 39A

I don't think Remington made any .22's......They could hardly make 30-30's that would work . All after the guy in charge at Remlin told the Marlin Employees "these guns can be made by anyone anywhere" . He , I hope is still choking on His words. :twisted: I would think if that .22 is below $800.00 t...
by .45colt
Tue Sep 14, 2021 12:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Savage 99 30-30
Replies: 3
Views: 209

Re: Savage 99 30-30

I had one in .303 Savage for several years. Cool Rifle. Jaquas here in Ohio has a 30-30 that I have been eyeballin for a bit. Go For it.............. :D .

http://www.jaquas.com/gunlist/Details.a ... Template=0
by .45colt
Mon Sep 13, 2021 4:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Modern toggle links
Replies: 17
Views: 486

Re: Modern toggle links

If the '73 toggle link action wasn't up to the task Uberti would never have sold them in .44 magnum. THE GO TO GUY on the forum about one in .45 colt is Buck Stinson . He has been shooting one in .45 colt with heavier loads for quite a while. Look Him Up and shoot Him an E-mail . or He may see this ...
by .45colt
Fri Sep 10, 2021 4:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What was the first gun you bought?
Replies: 73
Views: 1138

Re: What was the first gun you bought?

Wow , too Bad Bird Man. The Rossi's made of modern steel will surly survive a lot of" Mental" Abuse.......................................... :roll: :roll: :roll: :roll: :roll: .
by .45colt
Fri Sep 10, 2021 12:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What was the first gun you bought?
Replies: 73
Views: 1138

Re: What was the first gun you bought?

First year trying to hunt when I was 16 , with an old single shot (30" full choke) that would have been good for shooting coons up a tree. saved My hay money the next summer and bought a new Mossberg 500 12 ga with a modified choke. cost $80.00 . things turned around , targets started to break and I...
by .45colt
Thu Sep 09, 2021 5:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Update From Paco's Daughter 9/9/2021
Replies: 12
Views: 445

Re: Update From Paco's Daughter 9/9/2021

More Prayers Up for Paco. It's a tough road .
by .45colt
Thu Sep 09, 2021 8:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Staying Home Due to Covid? Try this...
Replies: 7
Views: 385

Re: Staying Home Due to Covid? Try this...

ARRRRRRRRRRR !!! I'll Drink to that. I like it. :D .
by .45colt
Tue Sep 07, 2021 4:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Never say never..............
Replies: 6
Views: 311

Never say never..............

On 3/4/21 I ordered a bunch of 44-40 brass from Starline........ today Santa Clause dropped a box off here that was full of Brass. Maybe things are getting back to normal............ :D .
by .45colt
Tue Sep 07, 2021 4:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bullard 40-65 In Fine Condition
Replies: 18
Views: 418

Re: Bullard 40-65 In Fine Condition

Shot some Grouse.................................................................................................................................................... :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
by .45colt
Tue Sep 07, 2021 4:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Paco Update 9/7/21
Replies: 5
Views: 224

Re: Paco Update 9/7/21

Prayers Up.
by .45colt
Tue Sep 07, 2021 11:29 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: What a British officer thinks. Fear Biden.
Replies: 3
Views: 135

Re: What a British officer thinks. Fear Biden.

I Hope that Staff Sgt. Coult keeps screaming long and loud about Biden. He is trying to wreck the USA. why not the rest of the world?
by .45colt
Tue Sep 07, 2021 9:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: selling online
Replies: 6
Views: 171

Re: selling online

I have bought many items here from longtime members . the only problem I ever had was with a new guy. I wouldn't ship anything until I had cash in hand. Good Luck.
by .45colt
Sun Sep 05, 2021 8:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Any Herter's fans here?
Replies: 11
Views: 331

Re: Any Herter's fans here?

If I had $1.00 for every minute I spent reading Herter's catalogs as a kid I'd by a Bullard. :D . sure helped pass a lot of cold winter days here in Ohio. I always thought a few Family members could use the book that earl is referring to........................ :shock: .
by .45colt
Fri Sep 03, 2021 4:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: UPDATE from Paco's Daughter
Replies: 13
Views: 464

Re: UPDATE from Paco's Daughter

More Prayers Up for Paco.......
by .45colt
Fri Sep 03, 2021 4:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bullard 40-65 In Fine Condition
Replies: 18
Views: 418

Re: Bullard 40-65 In Fine Condition

Shrapnel it never seems to surprise Me that just a few have the really Awesome Guns.......the Bullard's are at the top of the heap. I can't wait for the range report. WOW !!
by .45colt
Fri Sep 03, 2021 10:06 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Biden's policy
Replies: 6
Views: 188

Re: Biden's policy

He is a trend setter......His new norm is to make a few statements to reporters and as they ask questions turn and walk away...................easier than trying to answer anything. :shock: .
by .45colt
Fri Sep 03, 2021 7:40 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: What if you had Covid AND took the shot?
Replies: 31
Views: 646

Re: What if you had Covid AND took the shot?

Right after Thanksgiving in 2019 My Wife got sick with all the symptoms of covid. All the local doctors had no idea what was wrong with Her. not the flu, not strep , but She was in misery and could hardly breath. several trips to the Dr. and all we got was :shock: . She was sick for three weeks. the...
by .45colt
Wed Sep 01, 2021 10:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayers, Please: Daughter Has Covid
Replies: 28
Views: 466

Re: Prayers, Please: Daughter Has Covid

Done.
by .45colt
Wed Sep 01, 2021 10:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayer Request for Paco
Replies: 23
Views: 409

Re: Prayer Request for Paco

I had pneumonia about five years ago in my early 60's . wouldn't want to think what it would be like in my 80's. :( . Prayers Up for Paco.
by .45colt
Fri Aug 27, 2021 3:05 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: You know what would come in handy right now?
Replies: 3
Views: 133

Re: You know what would come in handy right now?

It's going to be a long 3+ years unless there is a revolution. the dems are getting what they deserve. too bad We ALL have to pay. and this from a career politician. they just have to whip up a new batch of "it's ALL Trumps fault". I don't know how they can sleep at night.
by .45colt
Fri Aug 27, 2021 9:11 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: 12 Americans did not need to die today
Replies: 7
Views: 183

Re: 12 Americans did not need to die today

I was up most of the night watching Fox News....clearly Biden is being told what to say , what reporters to call on with questions. it wouldn't surprise Me if Pelosi is running the show . the terrorists who had the bombs got thru the Taliban checkpoints . they (Taliban) act like they are innocent. y...
by .45colt
Thu Aug 26, 2021 1:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 64A
Replies: 17
Views: 590

Re: Winchester 64A

This is a link to Leverguns in '08 about the 64 A. Griff said they were made in 72&73. :D https://levergunscommunity.org/viewtopic.php?t=4411
by .45colt
Wed Aug 25, 2021 12:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rossi 92 and Ruger loads .45 Colt
Replies: 36
Views: 788

Re: Rossi 92 and Ruger loads .45 Colt

That's quite a Rifle there Steve. :D . I found a few more of my note cards from 07-08 . shooting a 200 grain Hornady jacketed bullet over a case full of 296 the Colt averaged 1981fps out of the 24" barrel. that's about where I quit.
by .45colt
Tue Aug 24, 2021 1:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I finally did it
Replies: 28
Views: 547

Re: I finally did it

Old Win wrote: " I have waited a very long time for this. I don't know why, really. It's funny the things we do sometimes." sure feels good when it finally happens don't it.? I always wanted a Colt but early on I settled on the Lyman's Keith bullet with Elmers recommended charge of 2400 . so I stuck...
by .45colt
Tue Aug 24, 2021 12:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Steel Shot In My New Bullpup
Replies: 10
Views: 310

Re: Steel Shot In My New Bullpup

I'm no expert but I don't think it would be good to use anything tighter than the modified choke. maybe call ATI ? Good Luck.
by .45colt
Tue Aug 24, 2021 10:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I finally did it
Replies: 28
Views: 547

Re: I finally did it

Sweet!!. :mrgreen: :mrgreen: .
by .45colt
Fri Aug 20, 2021 6:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Just thought I might try to enable one of you
Replies: 7
Views: 262

Re: Just thought I might try to enable one of you

Holy Stuff !!! It looks like the Marlin CL .218 I got for next to nothing five years ago is better than Gold now!! I need an armored car. :shock: .
by .45colt
Tue Aug 17, 2021 1:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlins one step closer
Replies: 19
Views: 584

Re: Marlins one step closer

My hope is that Ruger builds Quality Marlins that do the name proud. I can't wait to see them. :D .
by .45colt
Tue Aug 17, 2021 8:15 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Afghanistan has fallen to the Taliban
Replies: 38
Views: 817

Re: Afghanistan has fallen to the Taliban

The FIRST thing Biden in office was to cancel just about everything Trump did , from the pipe line to the border He waved His wand to..."fix".... things. yesterday He stood there and blamed Trump for the pullout. He could have just as easily changed that as well. I hope that ALL of the left takes a ...
by .45colt
Sat Aug 14, 2021 9:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rossi 92 and Ruger loads .45 Colt
Replies: 36
Views: 788

Re: Rossi 92 and Ruger loads .45 Colt

In '07 and '08 I pushed the .45 in a model 94 rifle using Paco's article as a guide. with a stiff load of 296 I saw 1700 + fps using my hardcast Keith/Lyman bullet. 265 grains. I think in a model 92 action it would be no problem as it is stronger than a 94. I got a 45-70 and that ended My experiment...
by .45colt
Fri Aug 13, 2021 10:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pump action used in UK mass shooting.
Replies: 6
Views: 331

Re: Pump action used in UK mass shooting.

You are right there Gamekeeper. It won't be long I bet. what a shame for all involved.
by .45colt
Fri Aug 13, 2021 10:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What is the value of Marlin Model 336 chambered in 30-30 Winchester with a Weaver 3-9 x40 Scope
Replies: 5
Views: 280

Re: What is the value of Marlin Model 336 chambered in 30-30 Winchester with a Weaver 3-9 x40 Scope

In todays world I wouldn't sell it for less than $ 500.00. it's a JM marked with no cross bolt safety . they are Great Guns.
by .45colt
Wed Aug 11, 2021 11:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Member Indroduction
Replies: 13
Views: 289

Re: New Member Indroduction

I bet You can't own just one.! :wink: . Welcome.
by .45colt
Wed Aug 11, 2021 11:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Vintage marble toy
Replies: 28
Views: 483

Re: Vintage marble toy

How many times over the years I have sat here in amazement at the things You have created. Thank You. You are National Treasure. :) .
by .45colt
Tue Aug 10, 2021 1:01 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Watch it before it’s pulled C19
Replies: 18
Views: 514

Re: Watch it before it’s pulled C19

Thanks Tycer . Wow!. The left is most likely planning how He is going to have a bad accident......................
by .45colt
Tue Aug 10, 2021 10:39 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayer Request
Replies: 21
Views: 389

Re: Prayer Request

Prayers Up.
by .45colt
Sat Aug 07, 2021 12:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 3 Days of Birthday Present
Replies: 8
Views: 219

Re: 3 Days of Birthday Present

Very Good All around. the right tools can sure make life a lot easier. Happy Birthday. :) .
by .45colt
Fri Aug 06, 2021 11:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ithaca M37 20 ga
Replies: 18
Views: 554

Re: Ithaca M37 20 ga

For small game hunting it is one of the best pump guns ever made.
by .45colt
Wed Aug 04, 2021 7:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Northern Side by Side
Replies: 11
Views: 488

Re: Northern Side by Side

I don't know what Your paying for shot. I was at the local Fin, Fur, & Feather last weekend. magnum shot was $49.00 a bag.......when I started reloading I think it was $2.99 a bag.................................... :o :shock: :cry: .
by .45colt
Wed Aug 04, 2021 3:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For the Air Gunners....
Replies: 4
Views: 234

Re: For the Air Gunners....

Blaine , today I wasn't shooting for accuracy , just getting numbers on the chrony. I had eight stick on target dots set up on a big piece of cardboard. shooting off of My elbows on a table all were grouping in and around the orange except the Baracuda Power . they were way low . the H & N pellets c...
by .45colt
Wed Aug 04, 2021 1:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For the Air Gunners....
Replies: 4
Views: 234

For the Air Gunners....

The Women took the four Grandkids to the park for the day. I have been wanting to shoot the RWS 350 Magnum thru the Chrony again. It has over 600 rounds through it now . average of five shots. H & N pellets. Baracuda Green 12.96 gr=945 fps Hornet 16.20 gr =825 Baracuda Power 21.14 gr=598 Crow Magnum...
by .45colt
Wed Aug 04, 2021 9:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Remington Catalogs..........
Replies: 3
Views: 230

Remington Catalogs..........

Saw this over on Shotgun world. :D . A load of information here . https://cartridgecollectors.org/ammunit ... /Remington
by .45colt
Wed Aug 04, 2021 8:37 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: 900 percent rise in CoVid cases in Texas
Replies: 5
Views: 290

Re: 900 percent rise in CoVid cases in Texas

"Too many are being allowed to come in to this Country who are infected, and they are allowed go spread it. :evil:"........... Yep and the only place on the news it's even mentioned is Fox news. Biden and Harris are going to bankrupt this country feeding and housing all of these people. they should ...
by .45colt
Wed Aug 04, 2021 8:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Oh Drat !!
Replies: 10
Views: 511

Re: Oh Drat !!

Yep......only about 12 weeks till We start seeing snow flakes here. lots to do. :shock: .
by .45colt
Wed Aug 04, 2021 8:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Northern Side by Side
Replies: 11
Views: 488

Re: Northern Side by Side

That's Awesome ! Great pictures. outside of a shoot like that there probably hasn't been that many 8's & 10's together shooting in 120 years. Thank You for the post. :D
by .45colt
Tue Aug 03, 2021 6:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Time to sell the Rossi rifles off.....
Replies: 37
Views: 1476

Re: Time to sell the Rossi rifles off.....

"Sixgun wrote.".. "It's guys like me who set out to prove them wrong. I don't seriously mean to slight your guns and if you felt that way, I apologize. .....Six " The last place in the world I want to create trouble is Leverguns.....Thank You.... apology is accepted . and really not needed....... :o...
by .45colt
Thu Jul 29, 2021 6:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Time to sell the Rossi rifles off.....
Replies: 37
Views: 1476

Re: Time to sell the Rossi rifles off.....

SIXGUN WROTE Jay, "Relax...it's me he's after. Comparing Jeeps, Harley's , and Rossi's is like comparing diamonds, rubys, and road gravel......and the only one he knows anything about is road gravel so let it be.----yo 6 .....006 " DONT WORRY SIX.....I KNOW WHERE I SIT. IF THIS WAS A BIBLE STUDY "YO...
by .45colt
Thu Jul 29, 2021 6:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Time to sell the Rossi rifles off.....
Replies: 37
Views: 1476

Re: Time to sell the Rossi rifles off.....

Oooooo Blaine , DONT'T EVER LET GO OF THE THOUGHT THAT THE LEFT HAS INFECTED EVERY SEGMENT OF SOCIETY...EVEN HERE....... :twisted: :lol: ......WE ALL HAVE TO AGREE WITH THE SUPREME" YOUGI KUDU FROM THE HIMALAYS OF EASTERN UNITED STATES" . THERE CAN BE ONLY A VERY FEW THAT CAN CONTAINE THE WISDOM OF ...