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by ollogger
Wed Apr 17, 2024 10:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: THE .44 SPECIAL IS ALIVE AND WELL! by JOHN TAFFIN
Replies: 7
Views: 205

Re: THE .44 SPECIAL IS ALIVE AND WELL! by JOHN TAFFIN

Jim, Thanks for a good read on a almost rainy day
gonna go load some for my 454





Brad
by ollogger
Tue Apr 16, 2024 8:36 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTB in Wyoming
Replies: 4
Views: 163

Re: WTB in Wyoming

JBowen Thank you!! Have to take a look



Brad
by ollogger
Mon Apr 15, 2024 7:11 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTB in Wyoming
Replies: 4
Views: 163

WTB in Wyoming

WTB a cartridge stop link for 1894 Winchester, one that works as mine broke, think it was made around 1910




Brad
by ollogger
Wed Apr 10, 2024 12:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mystery solved or I’m not that bright
Replies: 21
Views: 651

Re: Mystery solved or I’m not that bright

Had a Mystery one time, took a shot at a coyote over the hood of my pickup with my trusty 375 H#H
well the coyote took off at 90 mph, how to heck did i miss him so bad i didnt even see the bullet hit
looked at hood of pickup & Mystery solved!!




ollogger
by ollogger
Wed Apr 10, 2024 11:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Howdy from Georgia!
Replies: 22
Views: 571

Re: Howdy from Georgia!

Hi & Welcome from Wyoming!
Looks like a nice usefull group of guns, whats the semi auto?



ollogger
by ollogger
Tue Apr 09, 2024 7:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Found a Marlin 336 Beauty
Replies: 16
Views: 569

Re: Found a Marlin 336 Beauty

Looks awesome to me! this fall we need a photo with a big PA black bear!




ollogger
by ollogger
Sat Apr 06, 2024 2:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: An old experiment that I need to get back to
Replies: 24
Views: 687

Re: An old experiment that I need to get back to

That is very nice!!




Brad
by ollogger
Fri Mar 15, 2024 11:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 338 Marlin Question
Replies: 15
Views: 614

Re: 338 Marlin Question

How about a Savage 99 chamberd for a 308-338 or 284-338 ? great selection of bullets!
I was going to do one or the other at one time but it just never happened



ollogger
by ollogger
Tue Mar 12, 2024 9:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin JM 2001 336W, 30-30, with “Texan” /straight stock
Replies: 17
Views: 1163

Re: Marlin JM 2001 336W, 30-30, with “Texan” /straight stock

Yes that re do to a Texan turned out very nice!

bought a new one back in 69, wish i still had it




Brad
by ollogger
Sat Mar 09, 2024 5:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Finally got a Flat Band
Replies: 4
Views: 443

Re: Finally got a Flat Band

Very nice looking 94!

For me having that old Redfield on the 94 would increase the value & i dont have a problem
putting a sling on the swivels, the Redfield is maybe 50s? not sure but i do have a few of them



Brad
by ollogger
Mon Mar 04, 2024 10:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New To Me Winchesters
Replies: 18
Views: 1217

Re: New To Me Winchesters

Yes sir, them are a pair of awesome Winchesters! Id rather take on a gopher with a 32-40
than a charging 1 ton hacked off Angus bull with a S&W 642 :shock:



ollogger
by ollogger
Wed Feb 07, 2024 12:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Little-Known Reloading Phenomena
Replies: 23
Views: 1179

Re: Little-Known Reloading Phenomena

Jim Better man than me! i just buy them, getting so i dont like loading for the 32 H&R


Brad
by ollogger
Mon Feb 05, 2024 10:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 32-20 range report
Replies: 16
Views: 1035

Re: 32-20 range report

That is a very nice rifle Ted!
Cant seem to find a decent 32-20 around here under 2000 bucks




Brad
by ollogger
Fri Jan 26, 2024 3:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I love old model Rugers
Replies: 64
Views: 3794

Re: I love old model Rugers

My favorite 6 gun is hands down my old 3 screw Ruger in 357, 2nd is a older Vaquero in 45 colt & then
a little Vaquero in 32 H&R, i have others but these are the 3 i like the best



Brad
by ollogger
Wed Jan 17, 2024 8:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: THE BEST CALIBER
Replies: 63
Views: 6235

Re: THE BEST CALIBER

Scott, that is some fine guns & leather!

Most likely i carry a sp 101 in 357 more often, across the road from me now there is about 80 bulls
they have been out a few times lately so the 454 gets packed around, maybe im a bit spooky when the
bulls are over there


Brad
by ollogger
Mon Jan 15, 2024 8:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A lot of Bull
Replies: 68
Views: 9002

Re: A lot of Bull

ollogger wrote: Mon Jan 15, 2024 8:36 pm JOG Ive been more scared of women than any charging bull or bear :lol:

Funny i was just thinking of that dang bull as i was cleaning my Ruger Akaskan 454
wow that was awhile back but still pretty vivid in the memory!


Brad
by ollogger
Mon Jan 15, 2024 8:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A lot of Bull
Replies: 68
Views: 9002

Re: A lot of Bull

JOG Ive been more scared of women than any charging bull or bear :lol:

Funny i was just thinking of that dang bull as i was cleaning my Ruger Akaskan 454
wow that was awhile back but still pretty vivid in the memory!


Brad
by ollogger
Sat Jan 13, 2024 8:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Blue Norther
Replies: 32
Views: 1740

Re: Blue Norther

Thats cold for you guys, 20 below here, my friend 1 mile north of me on a river valley at 6 pm has 30 below
one good thing its dead calm, still lots better than the last Wisconsin winter i was in





ollogger
by ollogger
Wed Jan 10, 2024 11:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Power of the .454 Casull
Replies: 17
Views: 1004

Re: The Power of the .454 Casull

A few years ago i traded into a Ruger Alaskan 454 & a box of Freedom Arms 300 gr. ammo came with it had alot of 45 colt loaded so shot some if it, some were Ruger only loads & the recoil was pleasant in it not like the BlackHawk or Vaquero, so i got the box of FA & it said on the box for...
by ollogger
Sun Jan 07, 2024 7:34 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 12603
Views: 762815

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

Thanks for the reply Six, will pass on that stuff, in 1971 a dump truck pulled out in front of me & i hit him doing bout 50 mph on a motor cycle, spent a month in the hospital, they got me put back together pretty well but made a morphine adict out of me, getting off that stuff was worse than th...
by ollogger
Sun Jan 07, 2024 5:53 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect
Replies: 12603
Views: 762815

Re: Chairmen of the Politically Incorrect

Six, A while back you was talking bout this & Boots checked it out & they wont or cant ship to Wyoming guess i could be like the rest of Wyo. & just go to Colorado to buy it, few years back i was hauling propane to a frac down east of Greely Co. & every other car down their had a Wyo...
by ollogger
Thu Jan 04, 2024 12:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Recoil as I age
Replies: 44
Views: 2804

Re: Recoil as I age

Yep recoil has me slowing up the speed on the 454 & the 44 mag, a fun load in the 44 is a 200 gr. cast from a Lee mold, no pain from that one, the Ruger Alaskan 454 only shoots a lyman 293 gr. - 457 dia. bullet sized to 454 it shoots great, i backed off the powder so it runs around 850 fps, that...
by ollogger
Tue Jan 02, 2024 10:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Old leverguns can still shoot.
Replies: 17
Views: 1226

Re: Old leverguns can still shoot.

Well Ted, That is a very nice looking combo!
I am with out a 32-20 now but thinking about getting a hand gun again?




Brad
by ollogger
Fri Dec 08, 2023 2:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Found a nice old 1892 in 44-40.......
Replies: 15
Views: 876

Re: Found a nice old 1892 in 44-40.......

Wow, that came together real nice for ya!!




ollogger
by ollogger
Fri Dec 01, 2023 4:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Central Oregon elk hunt
Replies: 11
Views: 553

Re: Central Oregon elk hunt

That looks like nice country to hunt in, but what i really like is the 99 a Leupold scope & red & black wool!!


ollogger
by ollogger
Thu Nov 30, 2023 4:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Most accurate levergun at 200 yards...
Replies: 60
Views: 8887

Re: Most accurate levergun at 200 yards...

I have a Savage 99E in 243 that shoots like a custom bolt gun, it shoots a ragged hole at 100yd. never have put it on paper at 200 yd. but prairie dogs out too 300 yd. is no problem, coyotes if standing out to 400 most of the time take a deadly hit, prairie dogs are a small target & a bit of win...
by ollogger
Sun Nov 19, 2023 9:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The 'cruelty' of hunting...
Replies: 15
Views: 966

Re: The 'cruelty' of hunting...

If you ever get the chance to see Eagles hit a Antelope time after time until they rip the spine to a bloody mass of ribbons so the poor Antelope cant hardly move let alone get up, you will think the coyote is such a cuddly fur ball, i prefer my coyotes to have a large diameter exit wound. :lol: oll...
by ollogger
Mon Nov 13, 2023 4:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Coyotes pack hunting
Replies: 13
Views: 690

Re: Coyotes pack hunting

i had noticed in over 23 years of cutting logs that where the small game was scarce the coyotes had mostly deer hair in the scat, if alot of small game & mice around they seemed happy with that Where i live know the deer herd is very small & a fawn that makes it a few months is rare, i shoot...
by ollogger
Sat Nov 11, 2023 4:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 30-30 gets it done again!
Replies: 25
Views: 11226

Re: 30-30 gets it done again!

Yep, ive had the the same results useing a 30-30 on deer, thanks for the post & nice photos!!



ollogger
by ollogger
Sat Oct 28, 2023 4:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Home generator …?
Replies: 25
Views: 945

Re: Home generator …?

Hi Do you have a tank hooked up to it? yep the line should be 18 in, deep with locater tape with it, any more they use a code plastic line for propane, copper & galvinized in time can leak, do you have a local propane company in your area such as AmeriGas or local CO-OPs? they would be your best...
by ollogger
Sat Sep 16, 2023 6:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pocket Pistols
Replies: 28
Views: 1320

Re: Pocket Pistols

Jim, good on your sister! I always carry, for the last year or so its been a Ruger sp 101 in a back pocket holster, a S&W 642 was in my back pocket for maybe 15 years, it has the worst trigger of any gun ive ever had, but for snakes or what it was built for it didnt really matter, had a Ruger LC...
by ollogger
Fri Sep 08, 2023 7:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What are your thoughts on these velocities
Replies: 33
Views: 1374

Re: What are your thoughts on these velocities

the other day i ran 7 gr. of TiteGroup with a 200 gr. swc bullet thru a 44 mag with a 3 in. bbl I ran 4 shots that had an average of 1110 fps, fairly mild 44 psi & low recoil, if you can find TiteGroup i would give it a try, i fire it alot in the 357 with cast bullets mostly 158 gr.but i never h...
by ollogger
Sat Aug 19, 2023 7:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Locals
Replies: 6
Views: 343

Re: The Locals

Like your photos! have to get a trail cam some time, be fun to see whats sneaking around Last week about to crawl in the crib & i heard a rukus out side so i shined a flash light out the window and their was a lion looking at me at about 20 feet :shock: since then the wife is missing 3 barn cats...
by ollogger
Sat Aug 19, 2023 7:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: more 92 bubbarising
Replies: 6
Views: 441

Re: more 92 bubbarising

Looks like ya got it just the way you want it!!
I to like a bit more lenght on a gun & a cresent style stock fits me poorly so ive added a pad a few times
on a Rossi, it worked out great for me



ollogger
by ollogger
Thu Aug 17, 2023 11:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Development of The Levergun
Replies: 4
Views: 310

Re: The Development of The Levergun

That is alot of very cool history, THANKS JIM !!


Brad
by ollogger
Fri Aug 11, 2023 12:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Win Mod 88 in .308
Replies: 9
Views: 388

Re: Win Mod 88 in .308

At todays prices i would say thats a good buy, it would be hard to find a pre 64 94 at that price
my uncle gave me a post 64 model 88 in 308 it is slick & a good shooter


ollogger
by ollogger
Tue Aug 08, 2023 3:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My new Marlin/Ruger Classic .44 Mag
Replies: 25
Views: 1130

Re: My new Marlin/Ruger Classic .44 Mag

That is a fine stick of wood on a great gun!!



Brad
by ollogger
Wed Aug 02, 2023 12:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Close encounters
Replies: 10
Views: 426

Re: Close encounters

I thought for sure it was going to be a Texas sized rattle snake :o




Brad
by ollogger
Mon Jul 31, 2023 1:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thoughts on pocket knives.
Replies: 60
Views: 1626

Re: Thoughts on pocket knives.

Ive carried a pocket knive for 60 years or more, used to go to the pawn shops & get some nice ones for cheap i like the stock man 3 blade, Q steel, buck, case, marbles, as long as it will take an edge & USA made its ok fixed blade about the same but the old Marbles USA are my favorites ollog...
by ollogger
Thu Jul 27, 2023 12:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Moving away from the AR-15
Replies: 84
Views: 2958

Re: Moving away from the AR-15

I tried a AR for 2 years, never could like that thing! i do like my mini 14 but i dont use it any more on coyotes have a 99 in 243 that is a tack driver, 58 gr. v max will drop a coyote instantly, even out to around 400 yards, the 223 falls short buy 200 yards at best, is the 243 my favorite cartrid...
by ollogger
Tue Jul 25, 2023 9:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Internet Anxiety!
Replies: 3
Views: 290

Re: Internet Anxiety!

Well Griff, glad you got the gun!! what else would be money well spent? :D



Brad
by ollogger
Sat Jul 22, 2023 5:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Old Lyman sight ID.
Replies: 6
Views: 373

Re: Old Lyman sight ID.

Yes thats to bad! some times ebay has alot of parts for receiver sights & i have bought old lyman & redfield
rec. sights complete fairly cheap



ollogger
by ollogger
Thu Jul 20, 2023 12:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Great Find at the Range
Replies: 15
Views: 558

Re: Great Find at the Range

Nice find Steve! I would have locked onto them also
Rained a inch total last nite & this morning, more on the way today


Brad
by ollogger
Sun Jul 16, 2023 2:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday To Ollogger (68), JBowen
Replies: 11
Views: 342

Re: Happy Birthday To Ollogger (68), JBowen

Vitamin D, Ivermectin, red wine or the tablets called Resveratrol, and plenty of tonic water will knock it out in about 3 days. That is even if you have lost all sense of taste and smell. Piller Done it all except the Resveratrol, not real sure on the dose with the iver.i take 24 grams a day for 2 ...
by ollogger
Sat Jul 15, 2023 8:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday To Ollogger (68), JBowen
Replies: 11
Views: 342

Re: Happy Birthday To Ollogger (68), JBowen

Thanks Guys!! didnt do much today wife & i got the free gift of the china flu again :evil:
Did load 50 rounds of 45 colt for my Henry Trapper (neat gun) that took the wind out of my sails
wife is in bed already im not to far from it my self


ollogger
by ollogger
Thu Jul 13, 2023 3:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Modern 250 Savage
Replies: 23
Views: 1012

Re: Modern 250 Savage

Thats some good shooting Ted! never have figured out why that cartridge isnt wildly pouplar?
have a 250 in a Ruger RSI & i can tell you the 75 gr. hp will flatten a coyote, where the 223 gets very weak
past 300 yards, my 243 in a 99 Savage with 58 gr. V max gets it done also



Brad
by ollogger
Wed Jul 12, 2023 2:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Big tree went down….sell the wood?
Replies: 11
Views: 489

Re: Big tree went down….sell the wood?

Doc, cut & sold alot of logs in my life but the code of any saw mill was, no yard trees they are for fire wood, the problem with yard trees is at some time some one put all sorts of iron in them big spikes to small nails to giant lag screws for clothes lines & even concret to plug wood pecke...
by ollogger
Sun Jul 02, 2023 8:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My long-range Pistol Range .. Oracle, AZ in the 1980's
Replies: 28
Views: 886

Re: My long-range Pistol Range .. Oracle, AZ in the 1980's

Jim I use that same bullet in my 454 Alaskan, i size it to 454 because thats what the cylinder throats are it seems very acurate, best so far is 11 gr, of Unique & that load runs about 1050 fps, ive tried your 2400 load in 45 colt but didnt like the recoil :o my bud has many sections of land a f...
by ollogger
Mon Jun 26, 2023 10:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lee Liquid Alox
Replies: 26
Views: 1018

Re: Lee Liquid Alox

I use it all the time for rifle or hand gun, plain base or gas check, use the lee sizer also for seating g.c.
i warm the LLA & then warm the bullets with a hair dryer & then tumble lube them
befor sizeing i use a bit of LlA

Brad
by ollogger
Wed Jun 21, 2023 2:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Added rare one to 375 collection
Replies: 17
Views: 598

Re: Added rare one to 375 collection

Well thats a nice one! you do have a nice collection of them & yes they are rare
only ever seen one 99 in 375 & had to buy it, its a good shooter, its the saddle gun, think thats what they call it?



Brad