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by jnyork
Wed Apr 07, 2021 5:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: TONKIN GULF YACHT CLUB
Replies: 19
Views: 533

Re: TONKIN GULF YACHT CLUB

Welcome Home, Joe :)
by jnyork
Wed Mar 17, 2021 12:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Whittington Center?
Replies: 13
Views: 711

Re: Whittington Center?

By all means, go. Take lots of guns and ammo They have ranges there for every sort of shooting activity. Guarantee you'll be impressed.
by jnyork
Tue Mar 16, 2021 10:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fresh chuckle at my expense
Replies: 15
Views: 525

Re: Fresh chuckle at my expense

Haven't fogged up the glasses but I have soaked 3 or 4 wrist watches. :D
by jnyork
Fri Mar 12, 2021 5:31 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Breaking news!!
Replies: 11
Views: 588

Breaking news!!

Inside sources leaked information from the White House this morning that the real reason for the fence and razor wire around the Capitol is to keep Joe from wandering off.

:lol: :lol: :lol:
by jnyork
Sat Feb 27, 2021 6:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Some reasons we live in Wyoming
Replies: 8
Views: 431

Some reasons we live in Wyoming

Wyoming G&F magazine, Wyoming Wildlife, annual photo contest this year:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MLrNeEG ... e=emb_logo
by jnyork
Fri Feb 19, 2021 6:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Crossroads.....
Replies: 14
Views: 453

Re: Crossroads.....

After I looked up the term "cooters", the story made a lot more sense. :D
by jnyork
Thu Feb 18, 2021 1:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hello... again...wait, where am I?
Replies: 24
Views: 643

Re: Hello... again...wait, where am I?

Welcome back, glad all is well with you. Stick around this time. :D
by jnyork
Sun Feb 07, 2021 7:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Shooting glove?
Replies: 16
Views: 388

Re: Shooting glove?

I shot IHMSA Revolver class for years with a Ruger 10" .44 Mag, 40 rounds for a match, full house load, never bothered me a bit. I am using a regular two-handed grip on this revolver and a firm grip. Load is 250 grain cast bullet and 11 grains of Blue Dot, supposedly equals the original U.S. Cavalry...
by jnyork
Sat Feb 06, 2021 6:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Shooting glove?
Replies: 16
Views: 388

Shooting glove?

Went out to shoot my Cimarron SAA US Cavalry model a couple of days ago. Could only shoot 10 rounds, the trigger guard kept trying to mangle the back of my fingers. I can't possibly be the only person with this problem. Any of you fellers know of a good shooting glove I should buy that has padding o...
by jnyork
Fri Feb 05, 2021 2:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Perspective, History, Politics, and your AGE...
Replies: 28
Views: 765

Re: Perspective, History, Politics, and your AGE...

gamekeeper wrote:
Fri Feb 05, 2021 7:42 am
I would add that older people were educated while youger people are indoctrinated.
Well said. I've gotta remember that line.

In today's world, a student can go from kindergarten all the way through a Master's degree and not take even one course in history. Sad.
by jnyork
Thu Jan 28, 2021 5:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Webley to start making revolvers again.
Replies: 27
Views: 1025

Re: Webley to start making revolvers again.

Interesting, hope for more details and pix.
by jnyork
Sat Jan 23, 2021 6:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Little Girl and Some Construction Workers
Replies: 8
Views: 512

Re: A Little Girl and Some Construction Workers

Great oldie but goodie, always good for a laugh. Stole it and sent to some friends. :lol:
by jnyork
Mon Jan 18, 2021 11:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Covid blues
Replies: 7
Views: 334

Re: Covid blues

Wife and I both got it, we lost the entire month of November and most of December, on the mend nicely now. Sickest we have ever been, almost died, thankful to be here at all.
by jnyork
Sun Jan 10, 2021 8:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Advertising guns for sale
Replies: 7
Views: 611

Re: Advertising guns for sale

Old No7 wrote:
Sun Jan 10, 2021 7:47 pm
[ te]
That's because they've "lost all their guns in a boating accident",

Oh, I mean their EX-collection... :wink:

Old No7
Yeah, dang canoes can be might tricky. :roll:
by jnyork
Sun Jan 10, 2021 7:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Advertising guns for sale
Replies: 7
Views: 611

Advertising guns for sale

How come, when some people advertise a gun for sale, they will say the firearm came from an estate or a friend who recently died or something like that. For instance, at our local club, a person selling a rifle advertised " got this rifle from the estate of an older fellow who recently died, I dont ...
by jnyork
Sat Jan 09, 2021 8:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A morning visitor
Replies: 9
Views: 649

A morning visitor

My wife puts out a little pan of corn every morning for the neighborhood deer. This little 4-point buck came in this morning for a snack. There is a small bunch of about a dozen does and yearling bucks that hang out around the nearby houses. Photo taken through the front picture window, the animals ...
by jnyork
Sat Jan 09, 2021 5:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester expert needed
Replies: 14
Views: 1037

Re: Winchester expert needed

Sent you a PM, Ol logger
by jnyork
Sat Jan 09, 2021 4:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester expert needed
Replies: 14
Views: 1037

Re: Winchester expert needed

OK, here's some pix. https://i.imgur.com/Rzc8cSBh.jpg https://i.imgur.com/4Sj74Igh.jpg https://i.imgur.com/aYJ0Vsih.jpg https://i.imgur.com/henp6arh.jpg https://i.imgur.com/62khwSlh.jpg https://i.imgur.com/qPhMKJkh.jpg https://i.imgur.com/utwP3bSh.jpg https://i.imgur.com/jdrFg5sh.jpg https://i.imgur...
by jnyork
Fri Jan 08, 2021 1:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester expert needed
Replies: 14
Views: 1037

Winchester expert needed

I need someone who is really knowledgeable to guide me along here. Years ago I inherited a Winchester Model 1894 Saddle Ring Carbine in .25-35. This rifle was made in 1908, as far as I can tell from the serial # which is 4592xx. It is in only fair shape and some might say poor. The blue on the mag t...
by jnyork
Thu Jan 07, 2021 9:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Just checking in.
Replies: 24
Views: 1291

Re: Just checking in.

Great to hear from you again, Nath. Best wishes to you for your new year, hope you get to make a lot of smoke.

Many of us here do not understand your comment about being "made redundant". Please explain.
by jnyork
Tue Jan 05, 2021 2:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin 39A
Replies: 4
Views: 500

Re: Marlin 39A

Next time it does that, just grab the back of the bolt and pull back. Works for my 39A which has that problem every so often.
by jnyork
Mon Dec 07, 2020 1:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Done
Replies: 18
Views: 1487

Re: For Those Who Think Facebook Isn't Anti White, Anti American . . . . .

Just watched our local TV news, apparently Facebook has banned the Wimbourne Militia a group of English reenactors armed with Matchlock Muskets, as Facebook thinks they are a right wing American militia..... :roll: Well Facebook has really nailed it's colours to the mast now, Socialism at its fines...
by jnyork
Tue Nov 10, 2020 9:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How do they do it?
Replies: 22
Views: 1099

Re: How do they do it?

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by jnyork
Mon Nov 09, 2020 4:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got the Wuhan crud
Replies: 24
Views: 1067

Re: Got the Wuhan crud

marlinman93 wrote:
Mon Nov 09, 2020 2:57 pm
Any idea where you contracted it?
Naw, not a clue.
by jnyork
Mon Nov 09, 2020 2:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got the Wuhan crud
Replies: 24
Views: 1067

Got the Wuhan crud

Got to feeling poorly yesterday morning, be afternoon feeling VERY poorly indeed. 99.9 temp, shakes and shivers, headache, continuous dry cough, got so weak I got the staggers and had to have help to get up out of the chair. Also got somewhat fuddle headed, even worse than normal. I was the epitome ...
by jnyork
Sat Nov 07, 2020 12:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How do they do it?
Replies: 22
Views: 1099

Re: How do they do it?

earlmck wrote:
Sat Nov 07, 2020 12:00 pm


Aren't you a little overdue for heading to Yuma Jerry?
Yes we are, wife's medical situation had to be resolved before we leave. Things are getting better now so we hope to be in the sunshine by Thanksgiving.
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by jnyork
Sat Nov 07, 2020 11:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How do they do it?
Replies: 22
Views: 1099

How do they do it?

Had to take the wife to the Big City, Casper WY, for some medical stuff Wednesday and Thursday, came home Friday. Dang wind just howled the whole time we were there, gusts over 40, made driving home a real chore. I dont see how the hell people can live in that part of the country at all, wind is a c...
by jnyork
Sun Nov 01, 2020 7:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: No offense to John Browning, but....
Replies: 36
Views: 1555

Re: No offense to John Browning, but....

fordwannabe wrote:
Fri Oct 30, 2020 10:48 pm
Doc, sorry to hear about your friend. As to the 92! Insert a rod With a guide down the barrel from the muzzle, Then attach the brush in the action and brush as normal but from the muzzle end orrrrr get a bore snake.

Beat me to it.
by jnyork
Sun Oct 18, 2020 10:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Done
Replies: 10
Views: 563

Re: Replacing Blonde Jokes . . .

Probably more truth than fiction here. :lol:
by jnyork
Sat Oct 17, 2020 1:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help with scope choice and info on vintage Weavers
Replies: 8
Views: 365

Re: Help with scope choice and info on vintage Weavers

I have several k-series scopes and have always liked them, especially for vintage rifles such as yours. I never was too impressed with the J-series. You can find quite a few of what you're looking for on ebay.
by jnyork
Sat Oct 10, 2020 10:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: a big day
Replies: 14
Views: 773

Re: a big day

gamekeeper wrote:
Sat Oct 10, 2020 3:52 am
Have a GREAT DAY Jerry. :D I can go nearly all day thinking I'm 25 until I see my darn reflection . . . :lol:
I HATE mirrors. Especially the full length one in the bathroom by the shower!! :o

:lol: :lol: :lol:
by jnyork
Fri Oct 09, 2020 10:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: a big day
Replies: 14
Views: 773

a big day

Well, folks, tomorrow the 10th of October is the 40th anniversary of my 40th birthday. Yep, the big 8-0 is upon me. My mind is still 25 but my body just laughs at that, it doesn't cooperate at all. :lol: Dont have anything big planned for the day, just celebrate still being above the sod, I guess. H...
by jnyork
Wed Sep 30, 2020 10:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: sonic booms
Replies: 13
Views: 910

Re: sonic booms

We live in Yuma AZ during the winter, it is right next to the Barry Goldwater Bombing Range, we dont hear many bombs as the drop zone is far away, but sonic booms are not unusual. The sound of Freedom.
by jnyork
Fri Sep 11, 2020 1:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Buffalo Bullet Company?
Replies: 6
Views: 548

Re: Buffalo Bullet Company?

Buffalo BULLET Company.
by jnyork
Fri Sep 11, 2020 10:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Buffalo Bullet Company?
Replies: 6
Views: 548

Buffalo Bullet Company?

I wonder if the Buffalo Bullet Company is out of business, they manufacture various muzzleloader bullets and are suppliers of muzzleloading accessories. They have a web site but it appears to be inactive. I cant find any place that has their bullets for sale. I have a bunch of their bullets and need...
by jnyork
Thu Sep 03, 2020 4:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Done
Replies: 11
Views: 567

Re: Fall In The Rockies!!

Here in Wyoming, 90's this weekend, snow Tuesday or so. Typical. :roll:
by jnyork
Tue Sep 01, 2020 5:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Easy Off oven cleaner for gunstock?
Replies: 18
Views: 1056

Re: Easy Off oven cleaner for gunstock?

I have used it on several milsurps, most Russians, sucks all the nasty old oil out of the wood, might have to do it twice. After you wash and scrape ( green kitchen scrubbers work pretty well), leave it out in the sun for a couple of days, turning it over a few times. I have never tried it on a nice...
by jnyork
Thu Aug 27, 2020 3:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Why izzit?
Replies: 11
Views: 923

Why izzit?

How come now every time I want to add a comment or start a new thread I have to sign in. I always check the little "remember me" block but it doesn't seem to help.
by jnyork
Mon Aug 24, 2020 12:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cost of shipping USPS
Replies: 14
Views: 999

Cost of shipping USPS

The cost of shipping something USPS has simply gone out of sight. Even the Priority Mail Flat Rate boxes are outrageous. I'm 27 miles one way to the UPS station so that's not much of an option. Shipping a rifle is now right at 50 bucks. I just mailed a little package about the size of a cigar box or...
by jnyork
Sat Aug 22, 2020 4:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Montana or Wyoming? added pics
Replies: 27
Views: 1600

Re: Montana or Wyoming?

Rihmfire, I'm always amazed by what some people call a "cabin". You must have seen plenty of them when you were in Big $ky. Lander, Wyoming and White Sulphur Springs, Montana would be on my short list. .. I live in Lander WY, we have just plenty of well-heeled folks moving in here from both coasts,...
by jnyork
Fri Aug 21, 2020 8:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Best Stocked GunShop in Your Area
Replies: 16
Views: 914

Re: Best Stocked GunShop in Your Area

Rocky Mountain Sports in Riverton WY

A & P Pawn in Lander WY
by jnyork
Fri Aug 21, 2020 6:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A great new military museum
Replies: 4
Views: 411

A great new military museum

A friend and I drove up to Dubois yesterday and spent about 4 hours in this museum. There is so much to see there that a person cant really absorb it all in one day. Over 400 military vehicles, tanks, artillery pieces, motorcycles etc, over 100 million spent and still building. The vast majority of ...
by jnyork
Sun Aug 09, 2020 9:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: When someone asks "Can I borrow a gun...?"
Replies: 13
Views: 901

Re: When someone asks "Can I borrow a gun...?"

Never. Not a chance.

I dont loan stuff and I dont borrow either. If I borrowed a stone from some one, I would bring it back with a crack in it. :lol:
by jnyork
Fri Aug 07, 2020 12:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Round ball loads......
Replies: 36
Views: 2289

Re: Round ball loads......

I hunted pronghorn for 25 years with a flinter and round ball, only got skunked once and it wasn't the fault of the the round ball or the rifle. :roll: :D Everything I hit either fill over DRT or ran off a little ways, never more than 100 yards, and fell over DRT. Kinda puts the "hunting" back in hu...
by jnyork
Wed Jul 22, 2020 7:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "How To Get a NEW Levergun into the House"
Replies: 22
Views: 2238

Re: "How To Get a NEW Levergun into the House"

Over the years I have bought quite a few guns, well more than that, anyway if I come dragging something in she'll say "OOhhh, what did you get, can we go shoot it"?.

Can't imagine living any other way.
by jnyork
Sun Jun 28, 2020 10:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Question / POLL
Replies: 115
Views: 10170

Re: Question / POLL

Will be 80 in October. Been a gun nut since age 5. :D
by jnyork
Fri Jun 12, 2020 12:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Where to buy Redding dies?
Replies: 6
Views: 1058

Re: Where to buy Redding dies?

Nothing wrong with buying from ebay . Half my stuff came from there. Never had a bad deal. :)
by jnyork
Wed May 20, 2020 5:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Back open?
Replies: 18
Views: 1501

Re: Back open?

JHarold wrote:
Wed May 20, 2020 10:33 am
L .
not one illegal cluttering up the waiting room.
.
Should have taken a picture of that. :roll:

Glad you are OK.