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by OldWin
Tue May 17, 2022 4:34 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

That's neat buddy. I don't know why I never picked one up. I sure bought a lot of other stuff I don't use. :D
by OldWin
Mon May 16, 2022 3:56 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

Just got word they found that boy's body. Sad.
by OldWin
Mon May 16, 2022 3:40 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

I agree with you! I like the worn look on a working gun. I forgot about the magnum version! That would be really neat!
I should have bought one. Like many others......
by OldWin
Mon May 16, 2022 2:10 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

As far as I know, they haven't found him. What a shame. I feel terrible for all involved.

That is a gun I regret not getting. I never had a 9422. The prices now are insane, and I have a bunch of 22 rifles, so it doesn't look like i will get one.
by OldWin
Mon May 16, 2022 10:23 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

Yeah. Everything made today has no fit or feel either. Just clubby garbage.
Well, back out for the week. Once the weather straightens out, I have to get going on that fence. Yippee.
I should also dig my Harley out of the cellar. I'm considerably more enthused about that. :D
by OldWin
Sat May 14, 2022 2:20 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

Definitely. You can get pretty quick with them with practice. When I was using them on a four wheelerback in the 90s, I took a ride one morning at camp, and got 3 out of 3 in a group with a single 20ga.
Fun!
by OldWin
Sat May 14, 2022 1:42 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

Haha yeah. I have a couple H&R 20ga singles. Usually these things come choked full, but one of mine is modified. I use that one the most. I tend to use singles in the Jeep come bird season. I have one in 16ga too. For me, it's the perfect bore for partridge. But, in all honesty, I've shot more birds...
by OldWin
Sat May 14, 2022 6:44 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

Thank you 45.

Have fun "shopping" GK! :D
You know.......resisting something you really want will just add undue stress and anxiety. So.... for the sake of your health, you should buy it. Your family, your doctor, and all your friends here, want you to be happy and healthy. :D
by OldWin
Thu May 12, 2022 7:02 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

Well, right now it is 4pm there and it's 46 degrees. I'm thinking at night it will be in high 20s to lower 30s. We were there 2 summers ago for 20 days and it was beautiful weather. Something that never happens there. It got to 67 degrees and mybson said it was the warmest he has seen it.. He told m...
by OldWin
Thu May 12, 2022 1:01 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

Heard from my son. He was out with rescue swimmers last night. I don't think his mom was glad to hear that. :?
He said still nothing. Must be frustrating. I feel so bad for those parents.
by OldWin
Thu May 12, 2022 10:23 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

Thank you John. And yes, it is very difficult country. Both to move in and navigate. My son is an expert at this. He has packed deer out of remote locations for people on more than one occasion. You just can't imagine how thick the brush is on those slopes. I live where it is crazy thick, and I was ...
by OldWin
Thu May 12, 2022 9:35 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

"Needless to say, we are immensely proud of our son".... as You should be Oldwin. We All raise or Kid's to be stand up people who do the right things and make their way in the world. My two kids have grown up and work everyday. We have four grandkids who try very hard to do good in school. It sure ...
by OldWin
Thu May 12, 2022 7:02 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

Being a woods, rivers, and Ponds guy, big water freaks me out. Any dude that can make their way with effectiveness and confidence in that environment has my respect. On a totally unrelated topic..... A 7 year old autistic boy wandered away from his Kodiak, AK home a few days ago. There were shorelin...
by OldWin
Thu May 12, 2022 6:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: browning 92 in 44 mag
Replies: 24
Views: 508

Re: browning 92 in 44 mag

I've had one for years. It's a little beat up but is an excellent shooter. Full disclosure, I don't shoot it much, nor have I done a lot of experimenting with it. I have a 66 Lyman on mine and usually shoot 240gr XTPs over some IMR4227. It shoots very accurately with this combination. What I haven't...
by OldWin
Wed May 11, 2022 6:40 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

My son had an AWD version as a company car. He liked it. Ive never driven one myself. They gave him a new Ford Escape to replace it, but he preferred the Jeep.
by OldWin
Wed May 11, 2022 5:45 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

Old Savage wrote:
Wed May 11, 2022 5:10 am
Right now, 26.7 mpg in daily driving comes to mind.
Then probably a Grand Cherokee. My mother and wife love theirs. It does have a lot of utility. It isn't as capable as the other Jeeps we have, but still has some off road ability. Especially when compared to other vehicles in the class.
by OldWin
Tue May 10, 2022 10:05 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

Old Savage wrote:
Tue May 10, 2022 8:16 pm
What with all that experience is the best recommendation?
Too many variables. It depends on what someone values most, the type of driving they do, and what they expect from a vehicle.
by OldWin
Tue May 10, 2022 5:00 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

Well there! We were finishing up dinner when the oldest boy pulled in......
He just bought a new Gladiator Rubicon too! That makes 8 Jeeps in our family now.
Two Grand Cherokees, two JL Unlimiteds, two Gladiators,and two TJs.
by OldWin
Tue May 10, 2022 3:12 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

Well we made it home! We had to haul it about 70 miles and it had sat out for at least 3 years. I brought a Hi-Lift jack, impact gun, plug kit, grease gyn, and assorted other tools. One tire was flat and was on backwards, so I jacket the trailer up, flipped it around and aired all of them up. We wen...
by OldWin
Tue May 10, 2022 4:57 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

Cool old Honda OS. Those old bikes are collectible now. Well, we are going to head out and get a few fiddleheads this morning. They should be up. Probably just get a few fresh ones as we still have a pile put up from last year's haul. Maybe get a pail full for a few meals. When I get back I have to ...
by OldWin
Sat May 07, 2022 4:48 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

Cool harry!
Hodaka!? :shock: You're dating yourself buddy! :D
by OldWin
Sat May 07, 2022 2:35 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

Cool buddy! The old time scrambles and early motocross and Enduro was the best. The days of Roger DeCoster, and even Steve McQueen. I actually had a trials bike for many years. Nothing real competitive (a 1974 Yamaha TY250A) ,but I didn't compete in trials. I used it as impromptu practice for balanc...
by OldWin
Sat May 07, 2022 1:48 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

My roots are dirt bikes and enduros.
I know it's crazy, but I've even toying (again) with selling g the old Harley and buying a Honda XR650L. My last dirt bike was a 1992 Honda XR600R that I'd plated. It was the best dirt bike I'd ever owned. I've always missed it.
by OldWin
Fri May 06, 2022 2:49 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

Crazy. When we were in school, we all had Buck folders on our belts. Every pickup in the student parking lot had a gun rack with a shotgun or rifle, depending on the season at the time. Nobody thought anything of it. Of course, it isn't like that here anymore, either. Put the enclosed snowmobile tra...
by OldWin
Thu May 05, 2022 8:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lightweight Commander type pistols
Replies: 29
Views: 619

Re: Lightweight Commander type pistols

The nice thing about a .45 is that it works (terminally) fine with ball ammo, SWCs or hollow points. Yup. This is why I like the 45. The 9mm is all good when it can take advantage of modern bullet technology. However, in times like these, where ammo availability and cost is always a question, the g...
by OldWin
Thu May 05, 2022 6:02 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

Glad to hear, John!
At least your "legal". :D
If nothing else, you don't have to worry so much. Or jump every time someone Knocks at the door or you hear a siren. :D
by OldWin
Wed May 04, 2022 7:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lightweight Commander type pistols
Replies: 29
Views: 619

Re: Lightweight Commander type pistols

Can't be beat!
I've packed this old Enhanced Colt LW Commander for a long time. I feel very well armed with it. I have made only a couple changes (this is an old picture. It wears stag grips now). I carry Hornady 200gr XTPs in Wilson mags and shove down in a Milt Sparks Summer Special.
by OldWin
Tue May 03, 2022 4:31 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

Yes. That's an M37. Basically a Dodge Power Wagon. In the military, it was called a "weapons carrier". I missed the pic. I have a bad habit of replying before I've logged in. I hit "reply" and then log in, so I don't see attachments sometimes.
by OldWin
Tue May 03, 2022 3:14 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

Hey Harry!
Haha yeah no kidding! The M715 os far and away the heaviest vehicle Jeep ever made. It's also arguably the coolest looking. :D

OS,
You must be referring to the Dodge M37 I assume?
by OldWin
Tue May 03, 2022 11:39 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

Thank you OS.
I actually think it would look cool with a set of retro wheels painted the same color as the truck. Give it a military M715 kinda vibe.
by OldWin
Tue May 03, 2022 5:04 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

New Zealand!? :shock: The pictures I have seen look like it's a beautiful country. Aren't they kind of kooky with the politics? I hope your son and his family are happy there. I know as much as anyone how hard it is having children and grandchildren far away. Went over to the Armory last night to tr...
by OldWin
Mon May 02, 2022 6:22 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

I've never heard of that. Of course, this is kind of a vortex here in my locale.
by OldWin
Sun May 01, 2022 2:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Model 94 carrier
Replies: 7
Views: 234

Re: Model 94 carrier

Thank you Griff. I also think the reason this is an issue on some rifles, while some never bother, is the location of the hole in the lower link. If the hole is on the high side of the tolerance (closer to the cartridge stop), it in effect makes the cartridge stop lower. In some cases it takes littl...
by OldWin
Sun May 01, 2022 3:20 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

Not here! Cold and windy. It was snowing Friday. I just wish the wind would stop blowing.
by OldWin
Sun May 01, 2022 1:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Model 94 carrier
Replies: 7
Views: 234

Re: Model 94 carrier

Then my guess is a worn cartridge stop. This is on the lower link and is a small hump that stops the next cartridge in the magazine from coming out. It is timed so that as the link drops and rotates, the hump rolls into position in front of the magazine. When the action is closed, it rotates out of ...
by OldWin
Sat Apr 30, 2022 10:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Model 94 carrier
Replies: 7
Views: 234

Re: Model 94 carrier

They are interchangeable, but..I...
When you say "slip past the carrier", do you mean come out of the magazine UNDER the carrier when the carrier moves up?
If so, this sounds more like a worn cartridge stop.
by OldWin
Sat Apr 30, 2022 7:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin vs Winchester
Replies: 52
Views: 1395

Re: Marlin vs Winchester

The "weak" 94.... I found this kind of interesting. Now granted, this was an early 38-55, and probably wasn't smokeless proofed. I don't think they ever said. Someone "thought" they were loading with black powder, but clearly did something else. It was over pressure enough to completely blow the cha...
by OldWin
Fri Apr 29, 2022 10:45 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

Old Savage wrote:
Fri Apr 29, 2022 9:52 am
Well gk, my Jeep is the stopped down Soccer Mom edition, no electric door locks or windows and no back up camera
That is a good thing. The more simple, the better.
by OldWin
Thu Apr 28, 2022 6:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Culina's
Replies: 7
Views: 320

Re: Culina's

Beautiful! They look great.
by OldWin
Thu Apr 28, 2022 6:28 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

Weird. Usually its the rolled metal sleeve that the bolt goes through that gets stopped out on stock control arms. Old Red has 180k on it with the stock control arms on it. It also has had swaybar disconnects to allow it to flex more, putting even more stress on the control arms. You never know. I d...
by OldWin
Wed Apr 27, 2022 2:55 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS in PA: Sold
Replies: 5
Views: 240

Re: FS in PA: **Super Grade Swivels & Sling**

Check is on the way.

Thank you!
by OldWin
Wed Apr 27, 2022 5:51 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

My landlord recently bought a Land Rover Discovery Sport, took it to France and it broke down Land Rover in France don't know what's wrong with it and are shipping it back to England. Land Rover paid for hotel bills, hire car and air fares, great customer service but Land Rovers nowadays are JUNK. ...
by OldWin
Wed Apr 27, 2022 4:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mom has gone home to our Lord
Replies: 45
Views: 701

Re: Mom has gone home to our Lord

So sorry for your loss YK. Hope your family finds solace in the time you all shared with her. God Speed.
by OldWin
Tue Apr 26, 2022 3:54 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

Wow, that sucks. Hopefully your wife's car gets resolved.
This thing is tight as a drum. His old purple one with the 348 Hemi was too.
by OldWin
Tue Apr 26, 2022 2:01 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

I bet keeping that baby in a straight line right off the blocks can be, let's say interesting!!!!!! You know, it's weird. The old muscle cars that was very true. I ran this thing through first, and when banged 2nd I was all ready for a struggle. While it certainly broke them loose, it stayed straig...
by OldWin
Tue Apr 26, 2022 10:05 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

Middle boy stopped over with his new toy last night. He bought a Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat. Insane! Supercharged 392 Hemi with a 6 speed manual. 717hp with 650ft lbs of torque. Tell ya boys..... ol Jay has been in and driven some fast cars, but this thing is unbelievable. Naturally, when he tosse...
by OldWin
Mon Apr 25, 2022 10:44 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: How are today's Democrats not Bolsheviks...?
Replies: 7
Views: 148

Re: How are today's Democrats not Bolsheviks...?

They are Bolsheviks.
Sadly, like most Bolsheviks, they stupidly think the leaders they worship are bolsheviks too. In reality, those people are despots.
by OldWin
Mon Apr 25, 2022 10:26 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 6948
Views: 264796

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

I reckon I could have a lot of fun living up there in Maine, Shirley's learning to play the Banjo and there's bound to be some good teachers up there too....... :D There are some great places to teach for your missus. There are some very small schools up north with just a few people. My mother's co...
by OldWin
Sun Apr 24, 2022 5:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Shocked by the numbers
Replies: 8
Views: 309

Re: Shocked by the numbers

I just found the numbers interesting No, I understand. I apologize if I sounded like I was attacking you. I assure you, I was not. I just never understood how it can be accurate. I do understand people's desire to quantify things. For me, every time I look through the sights on an animal, I feel th...
by OldWin
Sun Apr 24, 2022 5:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Shocked by the numbers
Replies: 8
Views: 309

Re: Shocked by the numbers

I know I'm a simpleton, but to me, none of these "values" mean anything to me. Everyone wants some quantifiable number or score for a given cartridge with a given load on specific game. To me it just isn't realistic. This why two different people with the same firearm, with the same load, against th...