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by fordwannabe
Tue May 11, 2021 8:09 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTT My 200 gr 338fp for 180gr XTP .357
Replies: 3
Views: 88

Re: WTT My 200 gr 338fp for 180gr XTP .357

Yes they are Remington 86 grain.257 flat points jacketed for the 25/20.
by fordwannabe
Sat May 08, 2021 11:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pistol caliber lever actions.
Replies: 55
Views: 580

Re: Pistol caliber lever actions.

Well Jim you are correct sir! I have 25-20’s, 32-20’s.357’s, 38-40’s, 32 long colt, 44-40, and 44 mag in leverguns. No 45 colt at the moment but they have come and gone as other people’s idea of their value rose and fell. DA8230C2-D9E4-4B92-A5DB-5EFE3F6DE51D.jpeg A recent outing with my Marlin 1894C...
by fordwannabe
Sat May 08, 2021 11:29 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1207
Views: 27543

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

Will it relieve gas? :D
Methane tornado???! Are you sure you quit smoking weed?
by fordwannabe
Sat May 08, 2021 11:20 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTT My 200 gr 338fp for 180gr XTP .357
Replies: 3
Views: 88

Re: WTT My 200 gr 338fp for 180gr XTP .357

Bullets obtained. Thanks
by fordwannabe
Fri May 07, 2021 11:44 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1207
Views: 27543

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

Six, when it finally came out YOU would have been PROUD. Glad nobody had an open flame 🔥 I would have gone into orbit. I think I did levitate 300 pounds about four inches.
Gunny I still wonder how so many IDIOTS can manage to get elected.
by fordwannabe
Fri May 07, 2021 5:26 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: 33 bullets for sale
Replies: 3
Views: 160

Re: 33 bullets for sale

MM I apologize publicly I thought these were 200 grain rn then I put my glass s on. If you don’t mind I would like to withdraw my offer with my apology.
by fordwannabe
Thu May 06, 2021 9:04 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTT My 200 gr 338fp for 180gr XTP .357
Replies: 3
Views: 88

WTT My 200 gr 338fp for 180gr XTP .357

Hello guys. I am looking for Hornady XTP 180 grain.357 bullets only those bullets. I have the very hard to come by Hornady .338 fP for the 33 WCF. I am looking for close se to a 2:1 swap. If any interest let me know. Thanks. Ps I also have .348 bullets and 86 grain.257 fp’s if either of those tickle...
by fordwannabe
Thu May 06, 2021 8:51 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: 33 bullets for sale
Replies: 3
Views: 160

Re: 33 bullets for sale

I do believe I NEED that se. I will take them. PM payment info please.
by fordwannabe
Thu May 06, 2021 8:01 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1207
Views: 27543

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

Nice haul OW. I have had 8 or 10 impact guns over the years. I recently bought the Harbor Freight half inch synthetic one, it is rated for 1100 foot pounds. When I was doing the backing plates on Mobey recently I had some rusty 24mm nuts holding the backing plates on and those nuts didn’t even slow ...
by fordwannabe
Thu May 06, 2021 6:25 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1207
Views: 27543

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

Sooo my buddy Gunny starts a theme of sickness and injury AND WHO DO YOU FIGURE WINDS UP IN THE HOSPITAL? Yup good old fat boy! I had tightness and shortness of breath Tuesday morning and Mrs fordwannabe bundles me off to the hospital where she works. 29 hours later....it was GAS. If anybody had cal...
by fordwannabe
Mon May 03, 2021 10:27 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1207
Views: 27543

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

No pictures but I did have four transurethral cancer surgeries. I can show pictures of the opening if you want.....but I am guessing we would all be banned.
by fordwannabe
Mon May 03, 2021 8:14 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1207
Views: 27543

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

Fred I believe the medical term is OWIE!
Gunny thanks for sharing!
by fordwannabe
Sun May 02, 2021 11:33 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1207
Views: 27543

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

What was that from
by fordwannabe
Sun May 02, 2021 10:29 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1207
Views: 27543

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

All new ujoints in three driveshafts next then a complete rebuild of the front axle and suspension including ball joints and NEW axle shafts, steering parts, shocks, bushings, wheel hubs blah blah blah. Ordered a new bed crossmember kit too. I was looking through the want ads locally at newer super ...
by fordwannabe
Sun May 02, 2021 9:59 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1207
Views: 27543

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

Hi all! I am still alive. I have been reading all your adventures and day to day stuff but didn’t have much to add sooooo. Work has been busy and I have been playing mechanic on my old truck. Rebuilt the rear axle all new seals, diff bearings, parking brake cables, brake lines,axle bearings, backing...
by fordwannabe
Sat May 01, 2021 9:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The casting shed
Replies: 99
Views: 2882

Re: The casting shed

I placed another order with NOE this morning for neck expanders for 25:20 and 32/20.
by fordwannabe
Fri Apr 23, 2021 2:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The casting shed
Replies: 99
Views: 2882

Re: The casting shed

Good luck with it. How many cavity?
by fordwannabe
Thu Apr 22, 2021 11:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The casting shed
Replies: 99
Views: 2882

Re: The casting shed

Sunday will be spending several hours in the casting shed. Bullets for 25/20, 44 mag penta points, and some more 311 round balls. Anybody else casting this weekend?
by fordwannabe
Tue Apr 20, 2021 2:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The casting shed
Replies: 99
Views: 2882

Re: The casting shed

Cool when can I expect it? :D
by fordwannabe
Tue Apr 20, 2021 9:29 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1207
Views: 27543

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

Well it was nice knowing you guys but I fear I will not be back to post anymore! I assume that by the time you read this s the Labrador hair will have totally filled the house and cut off all oxygen to living creatures.
Holy cow why aren’t these dogs bald by now?
by fordwannabe
Mon Apr 19, 2021 10:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: OT- Two year project
Replies: 23
Views: 599

Re: OT- Two year project

Looks good. I have been kept busy trying to keep my daily drivers up and running so no progress on my old mustang.
by fordwannabe
Mon Apr 19, 2021 7:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gifts from the grave
Replies: 18
Views: 464

Re: Gifts from the grave

My “most valuable” gun is a Wards Hercules. Was originally owned by my Great Grandfather and ultimately passed down to me. No Jack you can’t have it. If anybody REALLY wants it they can try but there WILL be a throw down.
by fordwannabe
Mon Apr 19, 2021 7:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Reloading Cast???
Replies: 30
Views: 775

Re: Reloading Cast???

I agree. I thought so enough thatI sent Jesse my post 64 model 94 to him for that conversion. I can highly recommend it.
by fordwannabe
Mon Apr 19, 2021 3:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Reloading Cast???
Replies: 30
Views: 775

Re: Reloading Cast???

I am gonna through this out there and you can call me an enabler if you want. If you want a 38-55 but the expense of an old original concerns you... find a decent Marlin or Winchester in 30-30. It can have a good bore, or a not so good bore and Call Jesse Occambauugh(sp?) at JES reboring. $250 ish l...
by fordwannabe
Mon Apr 19, 2021 3:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hawes Single Action
Replies: 15
Views: 487

Re: Hawes Single Action

Fred which grip does your have? They offered standard and oversized target grips. I just looked, forgot I still have a 357 and a 22.
by fordwannabe
Mon Apr 19, 2021 3:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The casting shed
Replies: 99
Views: 2882

Re: The casting shed

I wasn’t serious :lol:
I think that mold should have gone with the gun. Just sayin!
by fordwannabe
Mon Apr 19, 2021 3:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gifts from the grave
Replies: 18
Views: 464

Re: Gifts from the grave

To have people think so much of you that they leave a piece of themselves with you.....PRICELESS. The way you lived your life has come home to roost.
by fordwannabe
Sun Apr 18, 2021 10:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The casting shed
Replies: 99
Views: 2882

Re: The casting shed

What kind of a goofball would reload for a 218 bee or a Hornet :roll: ?
by fordwannabe
Sun Apr 18, 2021 9:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hawes Single Action
Replies: 15
Views: 487

Re: Hawes Single Action

I have had a half dozen 357 and 44’s over the years. As said above good quality and pretty dependable. If you are planning on keeping it may I suggest you find a extra firing pin retaining nut for your model and keep it where you can find it.
by fordwannabe
Mon Apr 05, 2021 9:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The casting shed
Replies: 99
Views: 2882

Re: The casting shed

Shasta my main smelting set up is a cheap turkey fryer and a harbor freight Dutch oven. If you use the GI can on a turkey fryer then ladle the lead into ingots when your done you can use a GI can as your smelting pot you would be in the whole thing about $50. Then call your local pizza shop and orde...
by fordwannabe
Mon Apr 05, 2021 9:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 'Carbine' in 223....308....and 7.62x39....!
Replies: 10
Views: 389

Re: M1 'Carbine' in 223....308....and 7.62x39....!

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Yes FUN. I have had this ol girl a long time. That is a USGI E2 stock.
by fordwannabe
Mon Apr 05, 2021 8:58 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1207
Views: 27543

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

I use tons of simple green, around the house, in the garage, outside of the house and Roy Dunlap of the American Gunsmithing Institute uses it to clean guns in his Videos.
by fordwannabe
Fri Apr 02, 2021 9:52 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1207
Views: 27543

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

I told Melissa I was going to Cabelas and get a bedside lock box. Not for a gun but for my hearing aids. I have a call in to the hearing aid place to see if they will replace it. Oh! Wait I could use my stimulus money... no that won’t work AS I DIDNT GET ANY. I am sure I will get the bill though.
by fordwannabe
Fri Apr 02, 2021 9:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The casting shed
Replies: 99
Views: 2882

Re: The casting shed

Try over on castboolits swapping and selling.
by fordwannabe
Fri Apr 02, 2021 8:13 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1207
Views: 27543

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

Soooo I woke up this morning to this!
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That was a three month old hearing aid until a certain oversized Doberman named John Mahlon Marlin found it on my dresser and decided he was bored. AAARRRGGHH
by fordwannabe
Fri Apr 02, 2021 8:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The casting shed
Replies: 99
Views: 2882

Re: The casting shed

What sizer do you use? I do not have a 41 caliber, sorry.
by fordwannabe
Thu Apr 01, 2021 4:21 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1207
Views: 27543

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

Jack your parts truck is my dream truck! I had a 1972 f250 crew cab and always dreamed of doing a 1973-79 f250 4x4 crew with a 460 automatic power steering power brakes and air. Piller they also made a very limited number of small block C6 transmissions. Very desirable in the 1980’s because of their...
by fordwannabe
Thu Apr 01, 2021 8:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The casting shed
Replies: 99
Views: 2882

Re: The casting shed

Gotta look.
by fordwannabe
Thu Apr 01, 2021 8:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I hate to ask, but it is not for me.
Replies: 33
Views: 1019

Re: I hate to ask, but it is not for me.

Prayers up. Maythe Great healer touch your wife and her medical team.
by fordwannabe
Thu Apr 01, 2021 8:24 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1207
Views: 27543

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

Gunny hope you feel better soon, buddy. Jack the BIG 351 in the mid 1970’s was the 351 M for modified. Ford had the 351 Windsor, loosely based on the standard 289/302,(used the standard small block bell housing bolt pattern),the 351 Cleveland very similar heads as the Boss 302 but more cubes( used t...
by fordwannabe
Wed Mar 31, 2021 11:12 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1207
Views: 27543

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

Can’t turn the high beams off???? Splain Lucy!
by fordwannabe
Wed Mar 31, 2021 9:12 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1207
Views: 27543

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

Jay you don’t have to convince me about old reliable mechanical parts. I have said for years I want an old 1970’s CHEVY crew cab (yes I said Chevy) for an apocalyptic vehicle. All Chevy parts interchange from 1955 until 2000. You can find a nova buried in the woods and it will have parts to get your...
by fordwannabe
Wed Mar 31, 2021 8:38 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1207
Views: 27543

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

Wanna talk about a chronic vehicle problem? My 1966 mustang street car has a 351 Cleveland in it( never came with a Cleveland but it sorta fits, kinda, mostly). The Cleveland has had oiling issues since it was stolen from Pontiac and rushed into production before Pontiac could use the design. Anyway...
by fordwannabe
Tue Mar 30, 2021 3:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The casting shed
Replies: 99
Views: 2882

Re: The casting shed

I assume they are swamped in your long Johns. :D
by fordwannabe
Tue Mar 30, 2021 10:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I think ................ ,
Replies: 11
Views: 426

Re: I think ................ ,

I hope things work out for you 6pt. I once lived in Maine when my folks were in Florida and THAT seemed a long distance. When I had the VID it was worse than a cold not as bad as the flu. Losing my sense is f smell and taste for 5 days was disconcerting, however.
by fordwannabe
Mon Mar 29, 2021 9:53 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1207
Views: 27543

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

Jack you have a pm.
by fordwannabe
Mon Mar 29, 2021 3:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The casting shed
Replies: 99
Views: 2882

Re: The casting shed

Hey Jack, you are entitled to your opinion...EVEN IF YOU’RE WRONG. Just hackin on ya. It isn’t for everyone and I shoot some calibers without powder coating. It has the advantage of not needing to lube the bullets and if the mold is a little small I can make up a couple thousands for good rifling en...
by fordwannabe
Mon Mar 29, 2021 1:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The casting shed
Replies: 99
Views: 2882

Re: The casting shed

Piller good eye. Many use air soft bb’s in the powder to statically cling the powder to the bullets. Smoke over on castboolits offers them in addition to powder. The key to the plastic mixing container is to ensure it has a 5 cast inside the little recycling logo in the plastic.
by fordwannabe
Mon Mar 29, 2021 10:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Name of radio show & show host
Replies: 11
Views: 346

Re: Name of radio show & show host

I drove truck for a little more than a decade. Art and I had many hours together in the cab of that old truck. The somewhere in time stuff is repeats kind nd a f a best of