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by piller
Thu Jun 17, 2021 11:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: We Live in Times Where...
Replies: 5
Views: 246

Re: We Live in Times Where...

Sadly true!
by piller
Thu Jun 17, 2021 11:26 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: We'uns Got A Promotion
Replies: 8
Views: 156

Re: We'uns Got A Promotion

You know, such inflammatory rhetoric from a President could cause his party to lose seats at the next election. I hope it does happen. I am working to get people to see him for what he is.
by piller
Thu Jun 17, 2021 9:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Why 'you have to load the Garand clip with the top round on the left'
Replies: 1
Views: 149

Re: Why 'you have to load the Garand clip with the top round on the left'

Having done a little machining, a very little, it is easy to see jow that happened.
by piller
Thu Jun 17, 2021 9:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: At the Shootist Holiday ...
Replies: 32
Views: 655

Re: At the Shootist Holiday ...

I like the .475 diameter bullets. Glad that some are trying the .480 Achilles. Maybe it will build some interest that might make it stay around a while.
by piller
Thu Jun 17, 2021 9:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What We Believe
Replies: 5
Views: 194

Re: What We Believe

Someday we will find out for certain.
by piller
Thu Jun 17, 2021 9:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Looking for aperture sights for my 336 Texan
Replies: 7
Views: 153

Re: Looking for aperture sights for my 336 Texan

https://www.midwayusa.com/product/1006002247

Williams sight. No experience with them, but it might work. Worth clicking on the link and havind a look at it.
by piller
Thu Jun 17, 2021 9:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How`s your lawn looking
Replies: 33
Views: 439

Re: How`s your lawn looking

We had a very wet month of May. Ground is still not dry. Lake Whitney, about 60 miles South and a little West of me is closed to the public because water is over the picnic areas and the boat ramps are inaccessible.
by piller
Thu Jun 17, 2021 9:14 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1787
Views: 80414

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

Having had a Colt brand M16 be the most unreliable firearm I ever tried to use, I do not care if you like them or not, but do not try to BS me that Colt are magically good. If you like them, go ahead and like them. Even with Ruger and Winchester having had recalls, I would prefer those two brands ov...
by piller
Thu Jun 17, 2021 12:44 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1787
Views: 80414

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

Has the Colt horse, and the Colt name on the upper. M16A2 we got brand new in 1987 at Ft Bragg. Cleaned them for the first time and got to fire 500 rounds to break them. Aboug half didn't make it to 500 rounds. We got our old A1 versions back to qualify with. Those were 100 meter accurate. When thos...
by piller
Wed Jun 16, 2021 8:28 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1787
Views: 80414

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

Worst rifle I ever used was the M16. I hated that rattle trap failure prone POC. Never got one to go two full magazines without some type of failure. You couldn't pay me enough to take one today. Someone talked my son into getting a Colt upper for his AR15. 3 shots, jam. 3 shots, jam. Swap the upper...
by piller
Wed Jun 16, 2021 5:18 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1787
Views: 80414

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

For all the folks in Cowboy Action Shooting, there is one fellow doing Rossi repairs. When Colts were what was used in the pistol shooting, there were five hundred repairmen keeping the Gold Crud and National Mud versions running. Those Rossi rifles are close to as junky as the Colt manufactured 191...
by piller
Wed Jun 16, 2021 11:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday To Dusty Texian (62)
Replies: 4
Views: 74

Re: Happy Birthday To Dusty Texian (62)

Happy Birthday!
by piller
Wed Jun 16, 2021 11:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A little Humor
Replies: 4
Views: 260

Re: A little Humor

My guns have never taken any movement on their own initiative. I think they might secretly be Democrats.
by piller
Wed Jun 16, 2021 11:22 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: I hope this isn't true - but wouldn't be surprised...
Replies: 6
Views: 122

Re: I hope this isn't true - but wouldn't be surprised...

I cannot find reason for it to be false. Of course, I have a total lack of respect for those involved.
by piller
Wed Jun 16, 2021 11:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How`s your lawn looking
Replies: 33
Views: 439

Re: How`s your lawn looking

Soil here is a dark clay known as black gumbo. When wet it is slippery as oiled snot. When dry it is hard enough to break a shovel if you try to dig. It takes a long time to dry. I grew up with sand out in SouthWest Kansas. Very different.
by piller
Wed Jun 16, 2021 11:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Getting back into M/Loading. OR NOT ?
Replies: 29
Views: 583

Re: Getting back into M/Loading. OR NOT ?

Roe deer are not very big, but they are quite interesting for someone like me who only sees them once.
by piller
Wed Jun 16, 2021 1:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How`s your lawn looking
Replies: 33
Views: 439

Re: How`s your lawn looking

May was very wet here. Mowing every 4 or 5 days.
by piller
Tue Jun 15, 2021 8:00 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1787
Views: 80414

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

Didn't the F4 Corsair use the same engine?
by piller
Mon Jun 14, 2021 11:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Delivery service
Replies: 7
Views: 323

Re: New Delivery service

I cheddar not step in with any cheesy lines. It would just look like I am milking it.
by piller
Mon Jun 14, 2021 11:26 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Out of the mouth of babes.....
Replies: 4
Views: 107

Re: Out of the mouth of babes.....

Kids see the world in a simpler way.
by piller
Mon Jun 14, 2021 11:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Getting back into M/Loading. OR NOT ?
Replies: 29
Views: 583

Re: Getting back into M/Loading.

If it hit the tree, then it hit your target of opportunity. Sounds like fun. Since my Muzzle Loader can have the breech plug removed, I can remove things from it pretty easy. It is rifled, so no real messing with patched marbles or patched ball bearings. A smooth bore muzzle loading pistol would be ...
by piller
Mon Jun 14, 2021 11:14 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1787
Views: 80414

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

Black Clouds Matter.
by piller
Mon Jun 14, 2021 11:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need something entirely new and fresh to worry about?
Replies: 7
Views: 293

Re: Need something entirely new and fresh to worry about?

That could make an Angel Food Cake fall.
by piller
Mon Jun 14, 2021 10:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Getting back into M/Loading. OR NOT ?
Replies: 29
Views: 583

Re: Getting back into M/Loading.

Todd, would that mild load work to hit a target?
by piller
Mon Jun 14, 2021 10:55 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1787
Views: 80414

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

I hug trees occasionally. Parts from them anyway. Wood gun stocks are great comfort to hug when the gun needs to be used. :lol:
by piller
Mon Jun 14, 2021 10:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ammo shipment hijacked in Mexico en route to U.S.
Replies: 8
Views: 292

Re: Ammo shipment hijacked in Mexico en route to U.S.

It was Aguilla ammunition, not Winchester junk. Aguilla is some of the best ammunition out there.

Care to guess which Drug Cartels have it now? Hunter Biden probably got paid to keep his Dad in the basement on this.
by piller
Sun Jun 13, 2021 8:26 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Childhood Deaths - Guns vs Cars
Replies: 1
Views: 76

Re: Childhood Deaths - Guns vs Cars

I have known someone who ran over their child. I have never known anyone whose child was killed by a gun in the home.
by piller
Sun Jun 13, 2021 2:47 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: ‘Arkancide’ still lives....!
Replies: 8
Views: 125

Re: ‘Arkancide’ still lives....!

Darndest suicides ever.
by piller
Sun Jun 13, 2021 1:13 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: ‘Arkancide’ still lives....!
Replies: 8
Views: 125

Re: ‘Arkancide’ still lives....!

Anything that tells any truth about Hellary gets removed quickly.
by piller
Sun Jun 13, 2021 12:38 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: ‘Arkancide’ still lives....!
Replies: 8
Views: 125

Re: ‘Arkancide’ still lives....!

The link doesn't work.
by piller
Sun Jun 13, 2021 12:37 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1787
Views: 80414

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

Fred Sanford was funny. Not sure who that other fella was. Signfield? Sounds like he might be a tomato stake.
by piller
Sat Jun 12, 2021 6:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Me and the....
Replies: 9
Views: 354

Re: Me and the....

The next feller over looks sort of nervous.
by piller
Sat Jun 12, 2021 1:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Getting back into M/Loading. OR NOT ?
Replies: 29
Views: 583

Re: Getting back into M/Loading.

I haven't shot a muzzleloader much. I have an inline one with about 60 bullets and sabots for it. Maybe a few more. A pound and more than another half of powder. I think I can use it for a deer or wild pig if needed. So far, no loading the bullet before the powder. Of course about 50 rounds total is...
by piller
Sat Jun 12, 2021 12:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 100 Things To Do Before You Die
Replies: 13
Views: 555

Re: 100 Things To Do Before You Die

Visiting Yellowstone and seeing Old Faithful is on my list. Seeing the Wailing Wall is also on the list.
by piller
Fri Jun 11, 2021 6:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Some people become magnetic after vaccine
Replies: 26
Views: 453

Re: Some people become magnetic after vaccine

P.S. Do not expect any big revelation.
by piller
Fri Jun 11, 2021 6:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Some people become magnetic after vaccine
Replies: 26
Views: 453

Re: Some people become magnetic after vaccine

I am one with a measurable 1.5 volts to 3.1 volts output. Magnets do not stick to me. Some folks have more and some less electricity. It is just that we all have some electricity. I am not magnetic as far as I can tell. I tried a couple of magnets. Nothing! I can take a magnet and check the CoVid va...
by piller
Fri Jun 11, 2021 2:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I had a nice visit with M. M. Wright today!
Replies: 6
Views: 207

Re: I had a nice visit with M. M. Wright today!

Glad you had a good visit. We do have a bunch of good folks on this forum.
by piller
Fri Jun 11, 2021 10:24 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Doc AJ Could Have Told Them This A Long Time Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 110

Re: Doc AJ Could Have Told Them This A Long Time Ago

Our Spews Media and Dr Fraudci have covered it up.
by piller
Fri Jun 11, 2021 12:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Getting back into M/Loading. OR NOT ?
Replies: 29
Views: 583

Re: Getting back into M/Loading.

Is Mingo hunting with you? Or Chingachkook?
by piller
Thu Jun 10, 2021 12:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Perfection heaters
Replies: 58
Views: 1701

Re: Perfection heaters

That looks awesome!
by piller
Thu Jun 10, 2021 12:19 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1787
Views: 80414

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

Thank you!
CoVid is not quite gone. Some few get it bad. Stay safe!
by piller
Thu Jun 10, 2021 12:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Update - Dems want all HANDGUNS registered as NFA Weapons...
Replies: 11
Views: 572

Re: ATF wants Lever Action Rifles registered as NFA Weapons...

10/22 an assault rifle? Only a FOOL would consider it such. I am sorry that you have so many idiots in the big cities there in Washington, Blaine. I am pretty sure that others think this way too. You would fit in in Texas.
by piller
Thu Jun 10, 2021 12:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Original North West Mounted Police Winchester carbine
Replies: 47
Views: 966

Re: Original North West Mounted Police Winchester carbine

Different cultures, but people are still people.
by piller
Thu Jun 10, 2021 9:20 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1787
Views: 80414

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

Pistol or rifle, you wouldn't want to do that much in one day.
by piller
Thu Jun 10, 2021 9:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Update - Dems want all HANDGUNS registered as NFA Weapons...
Replies: 11
Views: 572

Re: ATF wants Lever Action Rifles registered as NFA Weapons...

And! Benchmade knife company will be right there wanting to cut up the guns.
by piller
Thu Jun 10, 2021 9:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A HANDY TIP FOR SENIORS
Replies: 10
Views: 345

Re: A HANDY TIP FOR SENIORS

Just don't pee on an electric fence.
by piller
Thu Jun 10, 2021 8:55 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 1787
Views: 80414

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

Thanks GK.

I have a fair amount of .22 lr that you could try in a handgun.
by piller
Thu Jun 10, 2021 8:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Today's Birthdays
Replies: 3
Views: 72

Re: Today's Birthdays

Yes, Thanks!