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by ollogger
Sat May 01, 2021 6:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Made in the USSR.
Replies: 20
Views: 597

Re: Made in the USSR.

Thats a nice one for sure! wish i could find one around here
Stupid me i had a Baikal Remington SXS in 30-06, was a nice gun & shot well out to 100 yd. or so
some one offered me way more than i had in it so it went down the road





ollogger
by ollogger
Wed Apr 28, 2021 7:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 250-3000 loads faster than expected
Replies: 10
Views: 408

Re: 250-3000 loads faster than expected

I got 3220 fps with 35 gr. of 3031 with a 87 gr Sierra out of my Ruger RSI (18 in. bbl ) no pressure signs
i really like that Ruger! but i also like my 99 & i shoot it with lighter loads & never have run it over the chronograph



Brad
by ollogger
Wed Apr 28, 2021 7:09 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Got a letter in the mail today
Replies: 8
Views: 284

Re: Got a letter in the mail today

I got a letter monday from the gov. also, it says i was over paid in 2019 on my S.S. :lol:
now they want X amount of money back before the end of July, well i rat holed my stimulus money
for a rainy day fund, i guess the rainy day arrived but it wont cover what i owe S.S. :(



ollogger
by ollogger
Sat Apr 17, 2021 9:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hawes Single Action
Replies: 15
Views: 496

Re: Hawes Single Action

I had one i bought in 1975, it was a 44 mag. had it for a few years & it shot great, it was a blast blowing up
rats a the local dump, wish i could shoot that good today!


Brad
by ollogger
Thu Apr 15, 2021 7:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How Slick Feeding is your Winchester Model 88
Replies: 8
Views: 299

Re: How Slick Feeding is your Winchester Model 88

Scott Tschirhart wrote:
Thu Apr 15, 2021 4:24 pm
Sounds like either the ejector is sticking or the extractor is hanging up on the rim.

Every one I have ever messed with was butter smooth.
The ones ive had feed as slick as a bolt action, did you try to chamber a round by hand?


Brad
by ollogger
Mon Apr 12, 2021 10:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New levergunner here?
Replies: 24
Views: 596

Re: New levergunner here?

Hi and welcome from Wyoming my 1955 eyes play tricks on me also, have receiver & tang sights on some lever guns, but the newer 99s have scopes on them, and a 94 AE trapper 30-30 wares a nice low power Redfield scope had a Marbles bulls eye on a 94 & it worked good for me, but a bud liked it to & the...
by ollogger
Tue Mar 23, 2021 7:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Its a good time to move those black guns
Replies: 45
Views: 1726

Re: Its a good time to move those black guns

Bought an AR 15 a year ago, have a mini 14 that was a Clinton ban gun, going to keep them both, i prefer
the Mini, are more people liking the Mini as their prices have gone through the roof compared to the black guns
or is it that every one makes an AR of some sort?



Brad
by ollogger
Tue Mar 23, 2021 2:30 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Boulder shooting spin
Replies: 8
Views: 281

Re: Boulder shooting spin

King Soopers was a gun free zone :o watched Bannon in the Warroom this morn, he had some info on it but will have more at 3 pm mnt. time today, yep the rag head does not fit their narrative so the lame stream media has to do
their worst to most likely blame Trump



Brad
by ollogger
Tue Mar 23, 2021 12:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1873s and the .357 Magnum cartridge
Replies: 12
Views: 676

Re: 1873s and the .357 Magnum cartridge

Scott My brother bought a Uberti a few years ago & shoots the heck out of the gun with not a touch of
modest loads, with his hand loads its all the way or nothing, i figure if it holds up for him it has to be a a fact the
73 will hold up to 357 mag. psi




Brad
by ollogger
Tue Mar 23, 2021 11:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Oh my gosh !
Replies: 27
Views: 1043

Re: Oh my gosh !

That is a very awesome looking gun!! sounds like i am fairly normal after all been thinning the herd the last few months, the other day i sold two Marlins a 38-55 CB & a 1894 in 44-40 and previous to that a bunch of hand guns & a few long guns, oh & a 629 with the stubby barrel, i may miss the 629 b...
by ollogger
Mon Mar 15, 2021 7:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Old 3 Screw Rugers.
Replies: 46
Views: 1789

Re: Old 3 Screw Rugers.

I hear you Scott, ive blown alot of money on S&W & Colt revolvers, never found any of them to my liking around 50 years ago i bought my first Ruger in 22- 22 mag, since then its been dozens of Rugers & many of the 3 screw model, my latest Ruger is a 454 Casull Alaskan, just load it with in reason & ...
by ollogger
Sat Mar 13, 2021 6:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 375 WINCHESTER
Replies: 4
Views: 356

Re: 375 WINCHESTER

I have loaded the long starline brass (38-55) in 2 375 Win. a 94 & a Savage 99, it was with cast bullets
and modest pressure & that combo worked well



ollogger
by ollogger
Sat Mar 13, 2021 12:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Magpul
Replies: 14
Views: 897

Re: Magpul

a year ago i finally gave in and bought a ar 15, it came with magpul mags, they have worked with no problems as has the lancer & some thing else i picked up. all USA made, all my reload ammo was set up for a H&R handi rifle & of course seated to long for the ar mags, so that was nothing more than a ...
by ollogger
Fri Feb 26, 2021 2:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Old Remington 722 in 222
Replies: 13
Views: 377

Re: Old Remington 722 in 222

That looks like a well done rifle, had its big brother for years in the 721, they are a nice pre 64 gun



Brad
by ollogger
Thu Feb 25, 2021 8:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Scored primers today!
Replies: 8
Views: 438

Re: Scored primers today!

WOW right now that is the buy of a life time!! I have used Rem. primers for years & they always go bang




Brad
by ollogger
Tue Feb 23, 2021 3:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin followed me home from gun show
Replies: 21
Views: 693

Re: Marlin followed me home from gun show

Dang Earl, that is a nice one!





Brad
by ollogger
Tue Feb 23, 2021 2:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Handgun shooters as we age.
Replies: 59
Views: 1681

Re: Handgun shooters as we age.

After hanging unto a chain saw 5&6 days a week for 23 years I do have problems with my hands last summer i got a 454 casull Ruger Alaskan, great gun! with its weight & giant grip it fits me better than any other hand gun i own, with 11 gr, of unique & a 300 gr. cast bullet i can shoot up a 50 box wi...
by ollogger
Fri Feb 19, 2021 11:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Following up on the small primer discussion
Replies: 5
Views: 267

Re: Following up on the small primer discussion

Thanks very much for the video!! some how i managed to run my self out of spp but have alot of spm & srp, so now i can reload all them 38s i have :D the last shortage we had i used srp a lot in the 357s & had no problems, this is a refresher course for me & at my age i need them :lol: ollogger
by ollogger
Thu Feb 18, 2021 4:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Longshot powder
Replies: 17
Views: 581

Re: Longshot powder

Bought a few pounds of it during the last powder shortage, loved it in the 45 colt & 454
never shot the max load, but mostly mid range for Ruger only 45 colt, and starting load in 454
great powder



Brad
by ollogger
Wed Feb 17, 2021 2:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sad news. Rush Limbaugh has passed away.
Replies: 21
Views: 508

Re: Sad news. Rush Limbaugh has passed away.

After being a fan of his for 30 + years i will surely miss him, first time i heard him i was taking a lunch break after another grueling 4 hours of cutting logs, I had no idea who he was but liked him right off the bat,so every day after that he was my go to man for news & updates Was some days the ...
by ollogger
Fri Feb 12, 2021 4:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What is the current view of US made Winchester AE 94's
Replies: 12
Views: 702

Re: What is the current view of US made Winchester AE 94's

So far with my trapper in 30-30 AE i really like it, i put a 2.5 power scope on it & its a fine shooter along with a good trigger & slick action, it also does not give up much on velocity with the loads i put over the chrony, oh it also has the safety on it, not crazy bout that, but its not a deal b...
by ollogger
Thu Feb 11, 2021 3:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: sick of buying lemons
Replies: 16
Views: 684

Re: sick of buying lemons

I try to buy USA but alot of times they change directions, my last carhart ranch coat was made in Mexico couldnt even put a pair of gloves in the pockets let alone my hands, but they saved money going to Mexico & skimping on material, you lost me on buying carhart ever again! Whites boots hacked me ...
by ollogger
Thu Feb 11, 2021 3:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Making 38-40 brass
Replies: 9
Views: 421

Re: Making 38-40 brass

I have run 44 wcf down to 38 wcf with no problems, but Earl is right they do wrinkle fairly easy
just watch out for dented brass & feed the case to the die real easy



ollogger
by ollogger
Wed Feb 10, 2021 10:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: getting my head around CFE pistol
Replies: 16
Views: 582

Re: getting my head around CFE pistol

Never have used it , Hodgdon has a burn list from 1 - 163 cfe pistol has a burn rate on that list of
42, unique is at 32, blue dot at 48 & H110 at 63 hope that helps



ollogger
by ollogger
Tue Feb 09, 2021 11:39 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Feeding issues in 1895 500 linebaugh
Replies: 27
Views: 2025

Re: Feeding issues in 1895 500 linebaugh

Very interesting report, good job on persistence & knowledge & the pay off sounds like
the reward is with a fine gun operating too the owners desire, thanks for the post!!



ollogger
by ollogger
Fri Feb 05, 2021 11:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mammoth Molar
Replies: 21
Views: 1065

Re: Mammoth Molar

Dang they are awesome!!




Brad
by ollogger
Wed Feb 03, 2021 6:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I must be NUTS
Replies: 10
Views: 507

Re: I must be NUTS

Not in LE but most of the time i carry a S&W 642 , its gust so handy for my daily use, shove it in the back pocket & go, carried it so much that a few years ago the rubber grips wore out, replaced them with wood will see how long they last,shot dozens of rattle snakes a few sick coons & cats & a one...
by ollogger
Mon Feb 01, 2021 3:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My new (1904) Winchester 94 rifle needs work
Replies: 9
Views: 403

Re: My new (1904) Winchester 94 rifle needs work

Hi & Welcome


try the go/nogo gauge or measure case stretch before & after firing, then what i have done
is to just neck size the case & that works about the best for me, that was always with cast bullets
& psi no more than 25,000 psi, no problems


Brad
by ollogger
Mon Jan 25, 2021 1:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Big Brown Truck Just Dropped Off 18,000 Rounds
Replies: 16
Views: 1019

Re: Big Brown Truck Just Dropped Off 18,000 Rounds

Not sure it was your place, but i know it wasn't at my place

hey if i find some 380 ammo what are you willing to pay? seen some in town last week but no idea on price of them


Brad
by ollogger
Thu Jan 21, 2021 4:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Levergun accuracy
Replies: 49
Views: 2800

Re: Levergun accuracy

with all the lever guns i have or had they all was capable of killing things from cats to bull moose from 10 yards to maybe 300, i have a 94 trapper in 30-30 that wears a scope that shoots maybe 2 in at a 100 yd. with 130 speer & several powders, put a scope on a Marlin 1894s in 44-40 & blasted away...
by ollogger
Tue Jan 12, 2021 11:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: It arrived !
Replies: 28
Views: 1216

Re: It arrived !

I always enjoy your fine guns THANKS!!


Brad
by ollogger
Sat Jan 09, 2021 9:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Advice on the best commercial cast bullet for Rossi .44 Mag
Replies: 12
Views: 631

Re: Advice on the best commercial cast bullet for Rossi .44 Mag

Missouri cast bullets has a sample pac you can put together, that way you can try a few
different bullets with out buying 500




Brad
by ollogger
Sat Jan 09, 2021 4:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester expert needed
Replies: 14
Views: 1148

Re: Winchester expert needed

Jnyork that gun is beautiful compared to the 32 spl. i had
I am interested in more comments now that you have photos


Brad
by ollogger
Fri Jan 08, 2021 2:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester expert needed
Replies: 14
Views: 1148

Re: Winchester expert needed

I just sold a 1894 src in 32 spl. that was beat up pretty bad with old battle scars filled in with some kind of wood filler, the gun was used 50 years in a sheep wagon or horse back & maybe dragged part of the time the bore was maybe a 4 or 5 but it shot & worked just fine with original sights, i ha...
by ollogger
Tue Jan 05, 2021 4:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Shooting The New Christmas Present
Replies: 14
Views: 944

Re: Shooting The New Christmas Present

Its a looker no doubt! that would be fun to bust some rocks with it & glad it made the trip to you
safe & sound!


Do you have any history on it?


ollogger
by ollogger
Sun Jan 03, 2021 12:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Meteorite Collectors
Replies: 29
Views: 1232

Re: Meteorite Collectors

Trailboss only have found 3 space rocks that i could find among my very poor way of storing things but while digging around this morning i did find my stash of Marbles knifes & some other cool things ive forgot i had, maybe i will take your tip on using the metal detector, some places here there is ...
by ollogger
Sat Jan 02, 2021 11:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Albino deer...
Replies: 10
Views: 497

Re: Albino deer...

You could see a few when i lived in Wisconsin years ago, pie balds where more frequent,
but here in Wyoming i have never seen one vary other than the norm






Brad
by ollogger
Sat Jan 02, 2021 11:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Meteorite Collectors
Replies: 29
Views: 1232

Re: Meteorite Collectors

Have used a metal detector but seems im always digging up junk, I have found some very old 50-70 & 45-70 some of the 50-70 were inside primed & the 45-70s had like a shot gun size primer, the Calvary was very active here & traveled back & forth from Ft.Laramie to the mts. for logs & fire wood, in pl...
by ollogger
Thu Dec 31, 2020 3:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Just made a deal on this
Replies: 7
Views: 533

Re: Just made a deal on this

WOW that is a dandy!!

Brad
by ollogger
Thu Dec 31, 2020 1:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Meteorite Collectors
Replies: 29
Views: 1232

Re: Meteorite Collectors

Thats cool for sure!! have found a few small space rocks while looking for Indian rocks biggest was 1/4 lb. but black & magnetic, found a polished rock one time & i thought who would have dropped this rock here in the boondocks? later a old guy was showing me his collection of artifacts he found, we...
by ollogger
Tue Dec 29, 2020 1:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Christmas Present To Me
Replies: 35
Views: 1718

Re: My Christmas Present To Me

As always a very fine gun & awesome photos!!



ollogger
by ollogger
Tue Dec 29, 2020 1:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: First post
Replies: 18
Views: 1092

Re: First post

Welcome from windy Wyoming!!
Looks like you have a nice selection Lever Guns



ollogger
by ollogger
Thu Dec 24, 2020 9:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Uberti quality
Replies: 22
Views: 1482

Re: Uberti quality

Scott I agree with you on comparing a Colt VS. a Uberti, I got rid of the last Colt i will ever own last summer, had it too a dozen gun shows over the years & around here there just is no interest in them or lever guns for the most part, a guy wanted to trade a 454 Alaskan for it & i took the deal s...
by ollogger
Sat Dec 19, 2020 5:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Look what I found
Replies: 17
Views: 1201

Re: Look what I found

That is very nice!


Brad
by ollogger
Fri Dec 18, 2020 11:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: why did we all choose lever actions?
Replies: 41
Views: 1988

Re: why did we all choose lever actions?

It was 1960, i was gifted a Daisy 94 at 5 years old i had the world by the tail, maybe in 69 i saved the money for a Marlin in 30-30, since then 95 % of the long guns have been Savage - Winchester - Marlin & a couple Rossi lever guns




Brad
by ollogger
Fri Dec 18, 2020 10:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who has?
Replies: 41
Views: 2120

Re: Who has?

Jack , with my seance of humor i had to see how many guys were kind of average like me some have a Rossi, none have a $60,000 pickup & few have traveled over seas I agree on alot of the foreign junk that gets in the USA it should stay at home , if Trump doesn't get in we all better start practicing ...
by ollogger
Fri Dec 18, 2020 7:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who has?
Replies: 41
Views: 2120

Re: Who has?

2ndovc No was not pointing at Steve, not going to mention names because i didn't figure i had to






Brad
by ollogger
Fri Dec 18, 2020 7:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who has?
Replies: 41
Views: 2120

Re: Who has?

Can I ask: what's your point? jb You would have to go to Winchester vs Winchester vs Winchester Brad Looks to me like you just want to dump on someone for being successful. Jason Dump on some one for being successful ? how about a blow hard that pats him self on the back & runs every one else down,...
by ollogger
Fri Dec 18, 2020 4:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: End of Hunt Season (pic heavy)
Replies: 13
Views: 826

Re: End of Hunt Season (pic heavy)

No doubt a lot of work went into taking carer of all them elk, horses & that hoist made it a lot easier
still would be fun though


ollogger