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by wvfarrier
Mon Dec 06, 2021 1:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Leather Rifle Saddle Scabbard
Replies: 10
Views: 168

Re: Leather Rifle Saddle Scabbard

Outstanding
by wvfarrier
Sun Dec 05, 2021 7:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Social use of the .30-30
Replies: 55
Views: 1523

Re: Social use of the .30-30

This is from a handloaded Barnes 150 FSX-FN in 30-30. I was using a medium charge of 3031 at about 65 yards. It completely obliterated the heart and lungs. It was a slightly quartering down slope angle. The side meat was obviously wrecked but all the important parts: shoulders, hind legs, backstrap,...
by wvfarrier
Fri Dec 03, 2021 4:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I love osage
Replies: 12
Views: 399

Re: I love osage

Grizz....I need to check but I might have a set of blanks. Just not sure where I put them You can have them if I find them
by wvfarrier
Fri Dec 03, 2021 9:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I love osage
Replies: 12
Views: 399

Re: I love osage

27-8 Reg Magnum
by wvfarrier
Fri Dec 03, 2021 9:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: POLL ON 357 MAG
Replies: 31
Views: 545

Re: POLL ON 357 MAG

If you want it for carry. The 586 L-Comp is great!. My wife loves hers. Perfect compromise in barrel length at 3". The L frame is lightweight and easy to conceal AND it holds 7 rounds!! We mounted crimson trace grips on it and she is hell on a shudder with it.
by wvfarrier
Fri Dec 03, 2021 4:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Baldwin: " . . . I didn't pull the trigger."
Replies: 47
Views: 833

Re: Baldwin: " . . . I didn't pull the trigger."

I would imagine Thell Reeds daughter is the one who will get thrown under the bus on this. Baldwin will.skate
by wvfarrier
Wed Dec 01, 2021 7:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ayoob on Mob Violence
Replies: 4
Views: 295

Ayoob on Mob Violence

by wvfarrier
Wed Dec 01, 2021 6:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Baldwin: " . . . I didn't pull the trigger."
Replies: 47
Views: 833

Re: Baldwin: " . . . I didn't pull the trigger."

It doesnt matter if he "pulled the trigger" or not. He pointed a firearm at someone and she died as a result of it
by wvfarrier
Tue Nov 30, 2021 5:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 357 Mag deer hunting
Replies: 16
Views: 489

Re: 357 Mag deer hunting

My son has killed a passel of deer using a Marlin 1894 in 357 mag with handloaded xtps (pushed by Lil Gun).
by wvfarrier
Mon Nov 29, 2021 7:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 40-65 Bullard And Mule Deer
Replies: 13
Views: 298

Re: 40-65 Bullard And Mule Deer

I really like the Bullard rifles. Its a pity no one makes a replica
by wvfarrier
Mon Nov 29, 2021 6:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I love osage
Replies: 12
Views: 399

Re: I love osage

Model 27 Reg Magnum
by wvfarrier
Mon Nov 29, 2021 3:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Short stroke 1873 and strength of a .357 version
Replies: 7
Views: 383

Re: Short stroke 1873 and strength of a .357 version

As long as its going into full lock up it shouldnt make any difference
by wvfarrier
Mon Nov 29, 2021 1:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 357 Mag deer hunting
Replies: 16
Views: 489

Re: 357 Mag deer hunting

I use a 158 grain jsp. It works like magic. Deer drop like they were hot by lightning.
by wvfarrier
Mon Nov 29, 2021 12:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I love osage
Replies: 12
Views: 399

I love osage

New panels from Texas Grips.
by wvfarrier
Mon Nov 29, 2021 6:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Beautitudes
Replies: 5
Views: 273

The Beautitudes

The Beatitudes are found in Matthew 5:3-12 and paralleled in Luke 6:20–23: Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted. Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth. Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for ...
by wvfarrier
Mon Nov 29, 2021 6:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 357 Mag deer hunting
Replies: 16
Views: 489

Re: 357 Mag deer hunting

You can also check Hodgenreloading.com for load date. Any true 357 mag load is capable of killing deer sized game as long as you use a quality projectile and put it in the boiler room.
by wvfarrier
Sun Nov 28, 2021 9:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 44 mag accuracy ??
Replies: 6
Views: 276

Re: 44 mag accuracy ??

I genereally get 2-3" groups out of my Winchester deluxe 44
by wvfarrier
Fri Nov 26, 2021 9:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Replacing a Winchester 94 barrel
Replies: 29
Views: 497

Re: Replacing a Winchester 94 barrel

Check with Regan Nonneman. He could probably advise you on where to look
by wvfarrier
Thu Nov 25, 2021 8:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Most accurate levergun at 200 yards...
Replies: 23
Views: 638

Re: Most accurate levergun at 200 yards...

Although hard to find....the 338 Marlin Express is very flat shooting
by wvfarrier
Wed Nov 24, 2021 5:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need some load advice
Replies: 14
Views: 425

Re: Need some load advice

I created some test loads that I hope to.try over the next few days.

Started at 7 grains and increased to 8.2 grains of.unique in increments of 2. Ill chrono and see what shakes out.
by wvfarrier
Wed Nov 24, 2021 6:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got The 1886 Deluxe Out
Replies: 21
Views: 417

Re: Got The 1886 Deluxe Out

So now You go out and shoot all this Game with average Guns , while the Bullard waits quietly for another turn.......... :shock: .. :D . Got the Bullard cleaned and ready to go. I still have another doe tag to use it for. I did get grouse with it earlier... https://i.imgur.com/j8BHT9i.jpg I just re...
by wvfarrier
Tue Nov 23, 2021 6:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need some load advice
Replies: 14
Views: 425

Re: Need some load advice

I havent seen Bullseye, Red Dot or titegroup on store shelf in over a year 🤷‍♂️
by wvfarrier
Mon Nov 22, 2021 4:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need some load advice
Replies: 14
Views: 425

Re: Need some load advice

I saw that but the 180 loads are for jacketed
by wvfarrier
Mon Nov 22, 2021 12:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need some load advice
Replies: 14
Views: 425

Need some load advice

First, I have several reloading books including the Lyman Cast Bullet manual but cannot find the load data I need. The bullet is a 185 grain LWSC-HP sized .430 with a brinell of 12. Im looking to load them in 44 special but cannot find any data for a 185. I was hoping to use Unique but I have H110, ...
by wvfarrier
Mon Nov 22, 2021 10:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got The 1886 Deluxe Out
Replies: 21
Views: 417

Re: Got The 1886 Deluxe Out

Awesome. What load?
by wvfarrier
Sun Nov 21, 2021 1:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Said Good Bye for now to my best shooting partner
Replies: 25
Views: 469

Re: Said Good Bye for now to my best shooting partner

She just went a head of you to prepare your new house in the Kingdom of Heaven. Be consoled that she is enjoying the presence of GOD.
by wvfarrier
Sat Nov 20, 2021 3:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Decision To Open Carry In A Riot
Replies: 17
Views: 485

Re: The Decision To Open Carry In A Riot

I support carry in any fashion HOWEVER its pretty well understood that open carry makes you a target for attack. and very few civilians train in weapon retention tactics
by wvfarrier
Sat Nov 20, 2021 7:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Social use of the .30-30
Replies: 55
Views: 1523

Re: Social use of the .30-30

Ive toyed with some heavier (200 grain) hard cast in 30-30 at subsonic velocities. The result have been Minute of Bad Guy but not as good as I had hoped. The barrel twist rate just doesnt lend itself to really slow speeds.
by wvfarrier
Fri Nov 19, 2021 8:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 93
Views: 1904

Re: Rittenhouse Trial

The CEO of BRC made some pretty stupid comments considering their primary customers are gun owners

https://www.breitbart.com/politics/2021 ... y-verdict/
by wvfarrier
Fri Nov 19, 2021 7:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Social use of the .30-30
Replies: 55
Views: 1523

Re: Social use of the .30-30

My Handloaded barnes 150 tsx-fn makes a deer look like a hand grenade went off inside it That doesn't sound good, must be lots of meat ruined. Not at all. A shot right behind the front shoulder and all the energy dumped inside. It saves all the major meat groups. The only part I lose is the heart o...
by wvfarrier
Fri Nov 19, 2021 7:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: To the archers among us...
Replies: 13
Views: 375

Re: To the archers among us...

For me, it depends where I am hunting. If Im planning to hunt an area where all my shots are within 20 yards, its my selfbow. If I may be able to reach out to 40+ then its my compound.
by wvfarrier
Fri Nov 19, 2021 4:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Social use of the .30-30
Replies: 55
Views: 1523

Re: Social use of the .30-30

30-30 is used to kill moose.....if itll kill a moose...itll make an awful mess of a human bean. The only downside (by modern standards) is capacity. Modern folks would rather blast away 30 rounds instead of learning to use a rifle with accuracy and speed. Id take my Winchester 357 mag over an AR15 a...
by wvfarrier
Fri Nov 19, 2021 1:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 93
Views: 1904

Re: Rittenhouse Trial

Im shocked but happy for him
by wvfarrier
Fri Nov 19, 2021 8:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Buck Elliot, RIP
Replies: 29
Views: 466

Re: Buck Elliot, RIP

GOD speed and GOD be merciful
by wvfarrier
Sun Nov 14, 2021 11:17 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: One of a kind N Frames
Replies: 0
Views: 297

One of a kind N Frames

These grips are made from INCREDIBLE massacar ebony They appear brown due to the flash but are actually black with reddish brown striations. N Frame Square Butt. Skeletal Indian 1937 Hobo Coins I had these made earlier this year but ended up selling the gun they were for. $325 shipped in the lower 4...
by wvfarrier
Sun Nov 14, 2021 11:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: American style bulldog experiment
Replies: 57
Views: 1122

Re: American style bulldog experiment

I did have some heavy .45s in my stash, a Cast Performance 265 FLNGC and a couple of boxes of 300 gr Hornady XTPs I'd bought to experiment with the .450 Bushmaster. I'll put together a dozen or so each this weekend. This should be fun. The Uberti Schofield is one of those revolvers I've had for som...
by wvfarrier
Fri Nov 12, 2021 7:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 93
Views: 1904

Re: Rittenhouse Trial

Think about this as well. No matter how the court case goes, this kids life is ruined. It will be YEARS before any company would hire him for even the most menial job. There will be far too much negative publicity associated with him You know, people said the same thing about me. It did not work ou...
by wvfarrier
Fri Nov 12, 2021 5:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 93
Views: 1904

Re: Rittenhouse Trial

Think about this as well. No matter how the court case goes, this kids life is ruined. It will be YEARS before any company would hire him for even the most menial job. There will be far too much negative publicity associated with him
by wvfarrier
Wed Nov 10, 2021 6:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 93
Views: 1904

Re: Rittenhouse Trial

The judge seems like he has had just about enough of the shenanigans by the Persecutors
by wvfarrier
Mon Nov 01, 2021 12:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Words to remember
Replies: 5
Views: 378

Words to remember

A quick clip from Ronnie on Freedom

https://youtu.be/SDouNtnR_IA
by wvfarrier
Sat Oct 30, 2021 10:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another "prop" gun killing
Replies: 130
Views: 4749

Re: Another "prop" gun killing

Im pretty sure I read that the gun had been emptied prior to law enforcement arrival
by wvfarrier
Thu Oct 28, 2021 11:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another "prop" gun killing
Replies: 130
Views: 4749

Re: Another "prop" gun killing

Baldwin has been in A LOT of movies that involve the use of firearms. Are we expected to believe no one ever educated him on the basic tenants of.safety?
by wvfarrier
Mon Oct 25, 2021 6:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Something new from Springfield Armory
Replies: 37
Views: 1207

Re: Something new from Springfield Armory

It looks like a homerun except the "only comes with one mag" nonsense......did they get bought out by Kimber?
by wvfarrier
Sun Oct 24, 2021 7:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another "prop" gun killing
Replies: 130
Views: 4749

Re: Another "prop" gun killing

Its my understanding that Thell Reeds daughter was the armorer who replaced the original
by wvfarrier
Sun Oct 24, 2021 7:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Any of you guys have/ had one of the older S&W 4006,
Replies: 16
Views: 449

Re: Any of you guys have/ had one of the older S&W 4006,

One of my first personally bought EDC guns was a 4006
I absolutely loved it. It would eat anything and never failed to do me proud. I carried it for several years until the 1911 bug bit me hard.
by wvfarrier
Sat Oct 23, 2021 6:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another "prop" gun killing
Replies: 130
Views: 4749

Re: Another "prop" gun killing

Its my understanding that mirrors are used during that type of scene.
by wvfarrier
Fri Oct 22, 2021 7:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another "prop" gun killing
Replies: 130
Views: 4749

Re: Another "prop" gun killing

Baldwin is already blaming the prop guy.
by wvfarrier
Sun Oct 17, 2021 8:56 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Double standards
Replies: 5
Views: 415

Double standards