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by 1894cfan
Tue Apr 16, 2024 6:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 9mm Round Ball Sniper Weapon
Replies: 6
Views: 245

Re: 9mm Round Ball Sniper Weapon

Well, look what David did to Goliath! Then again, he had a MUCH bigger target! :wink:
by 1894cfan
Tue Apr 16, 2024 5:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Carry gun for an 89 year old man……good one
Replies: 10
Views: 278

Re: Carry gun for an 89 year old man……good one

Don't have one of those. But I got a short barrel speed six and a S&W 60. Those ought to take care of any two legged varmints that come around!
by 1894cfan
Sat Apr 06, 2024 1:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Quake!
Replies: 19
Views: 509

Re: Quake!

4.8 is nothing. I was 60 miles from the epicenter of the 1989 Loma Prieta quake......7.2 We were also in an area where homes were built on alluvial soil. We were rocking and rolling pretty good. :shock: I was closer than that at 40 miles, about half way between where the quake hit and Oakland. Was ...
by 1894cfan
Tue Apr 02, 2024 10:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Johnny Hopper and His War Against The Germans
Replies: 7
Views: 427

Re: Johnny Hopper and His War Against The Germans

Weird, I clicked on it twice and got it both times, the last just moments ago. :?
by 1894cfan
Tue Apr 02, 2024 5:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I know what he means
Replies: 9
Views: 562

Re: I know what he means

And I grew up in the Santa Clara Valley in what USED to be known as The Valley of Hearts Delight in the late '50s and early '60s. In the Mid to late '60s most all the farm land was plowed over for housing and business! In other words they "paved paradise and put up a parking lot". :cry: Th...
by 1894cfan
Mon Mar 25, 2024 2:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Wonder what the ATF was after this guy for ...
Replies: 27
Views: 1138

Re: Wonder what the ATF was after this guy for ...

I'm surprised they didn't try and label it as a suicide! :o :shock: :?
by 1894cfan
Tue Mar 19, 2024 9:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Panic time. . . . an ECLIPSE…!!!
Replies: 18
Views: 605

Re: Panic time. . . . an ECLIPSE…!!!

The sky is falling, the sky is falling. WHATEVER you do, DON'T pull your finger out of the dike!! No, not THAT one, the OTHER one! :P :roll:
by 1894cfan
Wed Mar 13, 2024 1:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cowboy Assault Rifle
Replies: 61
Views: 5464

Re: Cowboy Assault Rifle

Can I unload my guns and magazines before I give them to you? :twisted:
by 1894cfan
Wed Mar 13, 2024 12:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: IN THE PAST .......
Replies: 7
Views: 598

Re: IN THE PAST .......

All I can say is NOBODY better touch my beer and ribeyes!!! 8)
by 1894cfan
Sat Mar 09, 2024 6:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Whatever it takes.
Replies: 18
Views: 1338

Re: Whatever it takes.

"I ain't got a problem with killin, Boss"! Charley Waite "Open Range"
Another line I like from that movie is..."You may not know this, but there's things that gnaw on a man worse than dieing".
by 1894cfan
Sat Mar 09, 2024 6:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Last Outlaw movie review
Replies: 21
Views: 1704

Re: The Last Outlaw movie review

Pardon me for dropping another movie, how about The CowBOYS? Half the kids were actors and the other half had grown up on ranches! Had to spend months learning to ride and act. THEN they had to learn to shoot. AND they had to deal with Bruce Dern! :mrgreen:
by 1894cfan
Sat Mar 02, 2024 12:40 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: All the 'conspiracies' keep turning out to be REAL...
Replies: 5
Views: 1130

Re: All the 'conspiracies' keep turning out to be REAL...

What was that fairly recent saying? I have to keep coming up with new conspiracy theories 'cause the old ones are turning out to be real!? :roll:
by 1894cfan
Thu Feb 29, 2024 8:00 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Anyone here want to buy a carrier?
Replies: 0
Views: 558

Anyone here want to buy a carrier?

It seems that the Brits can't afford BOTH of their new carriers, and are looking to get rid of one! BTW, the Prince of Wales, the newest one, has a broken propeller shaft! Maybe India would be interested?
by 1894cfan
Thu Feb 29, 2024 12:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Leverguns and Bump Stocks…
Replies: 5
Views: 810

Re: Leverguns and Bump Stocks…

Sod 'em! :P
by 1894cfan
Wed Feb 28, 2024 11:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Short cases (.357)
Replies: 20
Views: 1709

Re: Short cases (.357)

Great, just great! And I just picked up a 200ct bag of Hornady 357 factory brass! :? :roll: Thanks for the heads up on what I have to deal with. You might check with Hornady, but they may not use all 'short' cases - hopefully just for the 'leverevolution' loadings. Measure them and see, I guess. [/...
by 1894cfan
Tue Feb 27, 2024 3:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Short cases (.357)
Replies: 20
Views: 1709

Re: Short cases (.357)

My standard go to for 158gr is 13.5gr 2400, both jacketed and cast. Mostly cast these days.
by 1894cfan
Mon Feb 26, 2024 12:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Short cases (.357)
Replies: 20
Views: 1709

Re: Short cases (.357)

Great, just great! And I just picked up a 200ct bag of Hornady 357 factory brass! :? :roll: Thanks for the heads up on what I have to deal with.
by 1894cfan
Wed Feb 21, 2024 4:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: .300 Blackout
Replies: 39
Views: 2148

Re: .300 Blackout

Scott, replaced the mag, epoxied the mag well, had to replace the mag release cause it got bent, and when I got the upper back from the gunsmith put it all back together and it was GTG. It was lucky I was using a LIGHT load or it would have gone kaboom!
by 1894cfan
Wed Feb 21, 2024 4:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: .300 Blackout
Replies: 39
Views: 2148

Re: .300 Blackout

Scott, replaced the mag, epoxied the cracked mag well, oh, also had to replace the mag release cause it got bent, and when I got the upper back from the gunsmith, put everything back together, and it's GTG! I'm just lucky that I was using a LIGHT load, else it would have been a kaboom!
by 1894cfan
Tue Feb 20, 2024 4:03 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Another option for you GUYS needing gun-money...
Replies: 7
Views: 964

Re: Another option for you GUYS needing gun-money...

Grizz wrote: Sun Feb 18, 2024 10:19 pm I identify with the guy with the sign that reads "Repent, the End is Near"
Me too, Grizz. Me too!
by 1894cfan
Tue Feb 20, 2024 3:58 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Texas has BALLS ..
Replies: 2
Views: 595

Re: Texas has BALLS ..

If the Fed Govt. ISN'T doing what it's supposed to do, NUTS with them! Ya gotta do what ya gotta do! Just so you guys know, Abbot is a WEFfer! :x
by 1894cfan
Tue Feb 20, 2024 3:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another funny meme
Replies: 7
Views: 481

Re: Another funny meme

Be VERY careful flying these days! You got woke libtards BUILDING the planes and clot shotted pilots FLYING the planes! You're either flying in a plane that could fall apart at anytime at all, or have a pilot that could DIE at anytime at all! Me? I'd walk before flying commercial! :x
by 1894cfan
Tue Feb 20, 2024 3:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: .300 Blackout
Replies: 39
Views: 2148

Re: .300 Blackout

And I keep FDE mags for the BO and black for the 5.56/223 wylde riffles. Made the mistake ONCE of trying a 300BLK LIGHTLY loaded 22 sabot with a 55gr cast bullet in a 223 wylde rifle, cracked the P80 mag well, blew out the magazine and locked up the action with a stuck case in the chamber. Had to di...
by 1894cfan
Sat Feb 17, 2024 4:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Nice [illegal] Collection...
Replies: 5
Views: 413

Re: Nice [illegal] Collection...

3K mags???????? :shock: I guess it's a case of "you can never have enough"! :mrgreen:
by 1894cfan
Sat Feb 17, 2024 4:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Let’s talk about shotguns for serious use.
Replies: 79
Views: 6588

Re: Let’s talk about shotguns for serious use.

I fairly recently saw a Donut Operator utube video of some cops come up on a four door pickup in a mall parking lot with some guys doing drugs. One cop, with a 12ga with buckshot, on the passenger side opened the door and told the kinda wasted driver NOT to reach for the gun in his belt! After telli...
by 1894cfan
Sat Feb 17, 2024 4:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: .300 Blackout
Replies: 39
Views: 2148

Re: .300 Blackout

Not much you can do about it. Besides, the main reason I use it is to keep the brass from flying everywhere! Other than that I keep the BCG in it. I've named it Casper. I just hope it doesn't get mad at anything!
by 1894cfan
Sat Feb 17, 2024 3:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Watch your backstop when shooting...
Replies: 10
Views: 726

Re: Watch your backstop when shooting...

Yup, if I was in your group I'd have fun playing with them too! Then again, if I couldn't play with them anymore, I'd just shoot a group on the same line that they were just to show them that they were shooting shotgun pattern groups. What was it Breaker Morant said just before the firing squad lit ...
by 1894cfan
Sat Feb 17, 2024 3:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: .300 Blackout
Replies: 39
Views: 2148

Re: .300 Blackout

Sweet. I've got a 16" AR with KalyKey since I'm in Kalifornication! :roll:
by 1894cfan
Sat Feb 17, 2024 2:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Accident
Replies: 10
Views: 694

Re: Accident

Bill in Oregon wrote: Sat Feb 17, 2024 9:55 am Coffee! I need strong, black coffee! :lol:
Make that an IRISH coffee!!!!!!!!!!! :mrgreen:
by 1894cfan
Fri Feb 09, 2024 4:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Think you're having a bad day?
Replies: 7
Views: 633

Re: Think you're having a bad day?

If I have to sign in to view a video, I ALWAYS pass! Imagine having to sign in to watch Dirty Harry or Breaker Morant! :twisted:
by 1894cfan
Wed Feb 07, 2024 6:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Little-Known Reloading Phenomena
Replies: 23
Views: 1179

Re: Little-Known Reloading Phenomena

Too true! I'd like to get a box or two of either 50gr fmj's or Speer 35gr gold dots just to have around in case I got the notion to reload a round or two. :roll: [/quote] I might be tempted to try one of these. https://www.pyramydair.com/ammo/slugs?calibers=0_25&pg=2 [/quote] Thanks for that, lo...
by 1894cfan
Wed Feb 07, 2024 12:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The 25 Calibers
Replies: 23
Views: 1359

Re: The 25 Calibers

I could use some .251 cal bullets! :shock:
by 1894cfan
Wed Feb 07, 2024 12:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Little-Known Reloading Phenomena
Replies: 23
Views: 1179

Re: Little-Known Reloading Phenomena

Try loading that many 25acp! ANYTHING after that would look huge! :P BTW, I wish SOMEBODY would come out with ANYTHING reloading wise made for 25 auto again! :( You can still easily get tweezers and magnifying glasses! :lol: Too true! I'd like to get a box or two of either 50gr fmj's or Speer 35gr ...
by 1894cfan
Wed Feb 07, 2024 12:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Little-Known Reloading Phenomena
Replies: 23
Views: 1179

Re: Little-Known Reloading Phenomena

Try loading that many 25acp! ANYTHING after that would look huge! :P
BTW, I wish SOMEBODY would come out with ANYTHING reloading wise made for 25 auto again! :(
by 1894cfan
Sat Feb 03, 2024 8:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: rapid response strategy
Replies: 9
Views: 672

Re: rapid response strategy

No one is coming...it's all up to you! Better have a backhoe handy!
by 1894cfan
Sat Feb 03, 2024 8:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Grandpa's little Colt .25 ACP
Replies: 10
Views: 635

Re: Grandpa's little Colt .25 ACP

Hey, my Colt vest pocket's little baby brother! Congrats. I got my Grandfathers Colt vest pocket .25acp that was made in 1917 when my Father passed.
by 1894cfan
Thu Feb 01, 2024 12:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: toying with the AR .22 WMR
Replies: 6
Views: 478

Re: toying with the AR .22 WMR

Another alternative is looking into the KaliKey.com. Turns an AR into a straight pull bolt action. I've got both the original and the LoPro. Like the LoPro LOTS better since the charging handle is lots smaller. HTH
by 1894cfan
Wed Jan 31, 2024 9:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: toying with the AR .22 WMR
Replies: 6
Views: 478

Re: toying with the AR .22 WMR

No, but it makes much more sense than 22LR, since 22WMR is .224! On the other hand, why not just download 223 to 22WMR velocities and change the buffer/spring to accommodate the change in pressures?
by 1894cfan
Fri Jan 19, 2024 9:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: well. it finally happened -- A/D (accidental discharge)
Replies: 36
Views: 2136

Re: well. it finally happened -- A/D (accidental discharge)

I hear ya. My lap top committed suicide a while back after imbibing just a little too much hooch! :shock:
by 1894cfan
Sat Jan 06, 2024 7:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: LaPierre resigns
Replies: 31
Views: 2155

Re: LaPierre resigns

Good riddance, problem is he's getting a 17 MILLION severance package, on top of the millions he's embezzled over the decades he was there! :twisted:
by 1894cfan
Fri Jan 05, 2024 3:18 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: NRA Politics (What to do, fixes, rants, information, etc...)
Replies: 53
Views: 93888

Re: NRA Politics (What to do, fixes, rants, information, etc...)

Just heard wayne quit! :lol: MAYBE now someone will come in and get the nra back where it's SUPPOSED to be! But I'm not holding my breath.
by 1894cfan
Fri Jan 05, 2024 3:15 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: POLITICS - JOIN THE NRA
Replies: 95
Views: 201408

Re: POLITICS - JOIN THE NRA

HEY, just heard wayne quit nra! :lol: Now for the rest of the board to leave!
by 1894cfan
Wed Dec 13, 2023 12:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This is creepy (mind reading)
Replies: 6
Views: 500

Re: This is creepy (mind reading)

You wouldn't catch me with that thing on my head!!!! :roll:
by 1894cfan
Thu Dec 07, 2023 3:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hodgdon's Reloading Webpage
Replies: 19
Views: 1089

Re: Hodgdon's Reloading Webpage

You guys are right. It works for me, BUT you can only get ONE powder and ONE bullet weight at a time forcing one to do multiple searches for each powder and/or bullet weight! :evil:
by 1894cfan
Fri Dec 01, 2023 12:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Be careful when buying used guns....
Replies: 9
Views: 569

Re: Be careful when buying used guns....

Now that stinks! :shock: :lol:
by 1894cfan
Fri Dec 01, 2023 12:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Unethical hunter
Replies: 9
Views: 590

Re: Unethical hunter

I would think that in Canada He will not only be found guilty of a crime, jailed for along time ,and will have his gun, and car confiscated as part of the crime. and then have to pay for counseling to anyone who may have seen it. :lol: . Come on now this is Canada your talking about .We will all gi...
by 1894cfan
Thu Nov 23, 2023 4:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Organic, free-range venison…
Replies: 1
Views: 193

Re: Organic, free-range venison…

SO, you are a member of PETA, huh! So am I, I just love eating tasty animals! Gonna have a grilled ribeye today instead of the proverbial bird. I prefer giving the gooberment the bird. :roll:
by 1894cfan
Wed Nov 22, 2023 1:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A heavy for the .30 WCF
Replies: 23
Views: 1353

Re: A heavy for the .30 WCF

Just checked it out on Midway, been considering it for quite some time, but couldn't justify getting it since I already have the RCBS 180gr bullet mold that weights out at 195gr with Lyman #2 lead.
by 1894cfan
Sun Nov 19, 2023 7:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I Don't Get This Logic at All
Replies: 20
Views: 1128

Re: I Don't Get This Logic at All

jnyork wrote: Sun Nov 19, 2023 6:26 pm
1894cfan wrote: Sun Nov 19, 2023 5:01 pm I exist in Kalifornication and am unable to buy factory ammo! :twisted: :twisted:
Might be time for a nice 3-day weekend in Reno. :D
Yup, maybe! "Course I'm a bit closer to Arizona. Friend makes a trip now and then to Pahrump, NV., and I ride shotgun!
by 1894cfan
Sun Nov 19, 2023 5:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I Don't Get This Logic at All
Replies: 20
Views: 1128

Re: I Don't Get This Logic at All

What with the renewed talk of ammo shortages and such, AND what with the rising cost of factory ammo, I find myself panic reloading 'cause I can still buy components! Besides, I exist in Kalifornication and am unable to buy factory ammo! :twisted: :twisted: