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by JOG
Thu Feb 25, 2021 5:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The 2020 Darwin Awards are out!!!!
Replies: 9
Views: 167

Re: The 2020 Darwin Awards are out!!!!

That bus driver story cracked me up! That's just what I would have done! :D
by JOG
Wed Feb 24, 2021 5:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Welcomed a new Little Levergunner to the pack.
Replies: 11
Views: 126

Re: Welcomed a new Little Levergunner to the pack.

The good lord has blessed your family! :D
by JOG
Wed Feb 24, 2021 4:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hint to NY Governor Cuomo - As Ye Sow, So Shall Ye Reap
Replies: 8
Views: 164

Re: Hint to NY Governor Cuomo - As Ye Sow, So Shall Ye Reap

He's just as big a disgrace as his communist father and half wit brother on the Communist's News Network! People are fleeing in record numbers. Hands down the worst Governor in the history of the country ! Now all the sexual abuse claims are coming out. I'm 100% sure all are true. Narcissistic perso...
by JOG
Wed Feb 24, 2021 8:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 44 SPECIAL USERS - A COUPLE OF QUESTIONS
Replies: 56
Views: 4178

Re: 44 SPECIAL USERS - A COUPLE OF QUESTIONS

I've had a Ruger new model Flattop Blackhawk in 44 spl. for a year or so. It's the short 4.62 in barrel and it's quite a shooter with factory ammo. I've only put about 300 round's thru it so far. Mostly Black Hill's, Bullseye, and Federal's. The Federal classic 200 gr. semi wadcutter hollow point's ...
by JOG
Tue Feb 23, 2021 7:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin followed me home from gun show
Replies: 21
Views: 277

Re: Marlin followed me home from gun show

That's a nice looking old Marlin! I wish you luck with it! Please update after some range time with the old boy.
by JOG
Mon Feb 22, 2021 8:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chairman of the.......bored
Replies: 133
Views: 1127

Re: Chairman of the.......bored

My favorite's Haddock, flounder, and halibut! Once you have it fresh, its hard to eat it frozen at sea! A little bit of home made coleslaw with a pickle or two! Now I'm hungry again! :D
by JOG
Mon Feb 22, 2021 6:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chairman of the.......bored
Replies: 133
Views: 1127

Re: Chairman of the.......bored

As of 4.40 the snow turned to freezing rain, then rain here in York county Maine. I generally eat pretty healthy myself! But today I fried up some Haddock with a small amount of scallop's! I did have a side salad and some apple sauce and green beans. I made it into the woods this afternoon before th...
by JOG
Sun Feb 21, 2021 9:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Little sixgun grip trivia
Replies: 37
Views: 360

Re: Little sixgun grip trivia

Perhaps it's a fruitwood of some kind. Pearwood maybe.
by JOG
Sun Feb 21, 2021 11:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Little sixgun grip trivia
Replies: 37
Views: 360

Re: Little sixgun grip trivia

I was going to say Zebra wood, :D now I think plywood!
by JOG
Sat Feb 20, 2021 8:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayer Request
Replies: 20
Views: 204

Re: Prayer Request

Prayer's sent! God Bless!
by JOG
Sat Feb 20, 2021 2:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Vintage guns
Replies: 35
Views: 610

Re: Vintage guns

I'm still looking for my birth year {1963} Winchester 94 in 30-30 or 32 spl. I found a few over the year's that were used hard and put away wet! I'm in no rush, one day the gods will smile upon me!
by JOG
Sat Feb 20, 2021 8:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Before The Ammo/Components Shortage.....
Replies: 17
Views: 332

Re: Before The Ammo/Components Shortage.....

Since I'll be picking up my S&W 64-5 soon,38 spl. would be a new caliber for me. I've had a Blackhawk in 357 mag, but I never put 38 spl. thru it. My local gun shop has 38 spl. on occasion. Lets hope they have a few boxes in stock when I pick up my Smith!
by JOG
Sat Feb 20, 2021 8:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: YOUR FAVORITE THINGS TO DO!
Replies: 23
Views: 383

Re: YOUR FAVORITE THINGS TO DO!

Since I was about 16 years old I would grab my Nikon camera and hit the wood's. Wildlife photography has always been a favorite pastime. When I was younger I would walk many miles chasing wildlife! It kept me in good shape and I stayed out of trouble!
by JOG
Fri Feb 19, 2021 8:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cancel Search and Rescue! We are still alive and doing well.
Replies: 30
Views: 371

Re: Cancel Search and Rescue! We are still alive and doing well.

Up here in the cold northeast we call it winter! It's like that everyday if it's a bad winter. The past few year's have not been to bad. I remember the ice storm of 1998. I was in New Hampshire at the time, everything had a inch of ice covering it. We lost electric for a week. For day's you would he...
by JOG
Fri Feb 19, 2021 8:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 94 Transition rifle
Replies: 33
Views: 2745

Re: Winchester 94 Transition rifle

There's nothing like a pre war Winchester!
by JOG
Wed Feb 17, 2021 5:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sad news. Rush Limbaugh has passed away.
Replies: 21
Views: 265

Re: Sad news. Rush Limbaugh has passed away.

Rush was the man who started it all! He will truly be missed by the people who love this country! I will always remember during Pres. Trump unexpectedly gave him the medal of freedom during his presidential address. I just love the look on pelosi and the other communists faces! Rest in peace Maharus...
by JOG
Wed Feb 17, 2021 11:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin website updated
Replies: 21
Views: 479

Re: Marlin website updated

I would like to see a 1894 in 44-40!
by JOG
Tue Feb 16, 2021 8:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Can't Ask For Much More On A Cold Night
Replies: 9
Views: 315

Re: Can't Ask For Much More On A Cold Night

That seafood sounds great. My wife HATES seafood. Makes her gag and turn about the color of a piece of rotten celery. I love seafood. Must be something genetic about tastebuds. I think it's instilled in you during your youth! By the age of 13 my favorite food was lobsters and crab's! My uncle's wer...
by JOG
Mon Feb 15, 2021 4:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: S&W 64-5
Replies: 17
Views: 300

Re: S&W 64-5

Used to like to hit KTP once in a while. It's a long ride for me though. I still think of that 1876 Express they had that time. Don't see that stuff up here. That ain't a bad price on the 94. Those usually shoot pretty good. Before the covid hit K.T.P. had some good collectable levers in stock! Pre...
by JOG
Mon Feb 15, 2021 4:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7882
Views: 197247

Re: The Gun Room

On the local news in Maine this morning they said Dallas Texas was colder than Portland Maine! :D
by JOG
Mon Feb 15, 2021 2:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: S&W 64-5
Replies: 17
Views: 300

Re: S&W 64-5

Thank you all for your comments gentleman! I'm confident that the S&W will be well worth the price! I will take very good care of it as I do with all my firearms! Since my old Marlin 1894c fires 38 spl. fairly accurately, I'll take them both out together. I really prefer blued gun's, it seems that m...
by JOG
Mon Feb 15, 2021 1:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Can't Ask For Much More On A Cold Night
Replies: 9
Views: 315

Re: Can't Ask For Much More On A Cold Night

The wife and I crossed the border from Maine into New Hampshire to do a little tax free food shopping. Stock up for at least 3 weeks worth. Snow and freezing rain moving into southern Maine this late afternoon. I found some specials on some Maine seafood! I pick up some Haddock, fresh Maine Coho Sal...
by JOG
Sun Feb 14, 2021 6:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: S&W 64-5
Replies: 17
Views: 300

Re: S&W 64-5

I'm glad to hear good things about the S&W 64-5. It should be a real nice shooter! Thanks for the opinions on the revolver guys! I've been watching some videos on you tube about the S&W revolver. It's seem that it was good enough for the police it should be just fine for a range toy! +P's are no pro...
by JOG
Sun Feb 14, 2021 12:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Large Loop for Winchester
Replies: 17
Views: 249

Re: Large Loop for Winchester

dad wrote:
Sun Feb 14, 2021 8:45 am
I live in Michigan and its cold beeerrrrr!!!!!!!!!!!
So you know all about the cold! I'm up here in Maine! The cold get's old as you get older!
by JOG
Sun Feb 14, 2021 12:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: S&W 64-5
Replies: 17
Views: 300

S&W 64-5

Good afternoon gentleman, I went down to my local gun shop this morning looking for some ammo. Next to nothing on the shelves! There in the display case was a Smith and Wesson 64-5 in 38 spl. I've never owned double action revolvers before. I'm more of a single action revolver guy. I mostly like to ...
by JOG
Sun Feb 14, 2021 8:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Some Rare Snow South Of Tacoma In Elk Plain
Replies: 12
Views: 224

Re: Some Rare Snow South Of Tacoma In Elk Plain

You guy's on the Pacific coast got it easy with the warmer air pushing inland. The east coast has the Atlantic cold that can be extremely brutal at times. Sometimes I say to myself I'm on the wrong side of the country! Not to mention that bigfoot now has a hunting season! How would you like to see a...
by JOG
Sun Feb 14, 2021 8:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Large Loop for Winchester
Replies: 17
Views: 249

Re: Large Loop for Winchester

If you hunt way up north where you wear gloves I could see using a large loop. Otherwise I like standard loop much better! Although we all grew up watching the Rifleman with his large loop Winchester 92. Even though it was supposed to be 1870s or 1880s! The Duke had his Winchester 92 large loop Trap...
by JOG
Fri Feb 12, 2021 6:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What is the current view of US made Winchester AE 94's
Replies: 12
Views: 352

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

I had a few AE that I let go a few years ago. Being a lefty I like top ejection if given a choice. It really doesn't bother me very much. At least the AE models all had forged steel receivers! They are underrated rifle's. I think there sleepers! Year's from now people will want them as shooter's! Th...
by JOG
Fri Feb 12, 2021 6:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A couple of favorites
Replies: 7
Views: 232

Re: A couple of favorites

Two beauty's you have there! :mrgreen:
by JOG
Fri Feb 12, 2021 12:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 1894-1994 Commemorative Rifle Modifications
Replies: 10
Views: 280

Re: Winchester 1894-1994 Commemorative Rifle Modifications

Scott Tschirhart wrote:
Fri Feb 12, 2021 9:00 am
I think that all of the commemorative rifles were made post-1964.

That does not mean that they are bad rifles.
Thank you Scott! I like the long octagonal barrel on the Canadian model. I'm not a fan of any of the commemoratives. After further research the were made 1967 and 1968.
by JOG
Fri Feb 12, 2021 8:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 1894-1994 Commemorative Rifle Modifications
Replies: 10
Views: 280

Re: Winchester 1894-1994 Commemorative Rifle Modifications

Does anybody know when Winchester made there Canadian model 94? It's the one that has the octagonal 27 inch barrel with the maple leave on the receiver. My gun shop has one in near mint shape! I think they wanted around $ 700.00 for it. If it's pre 64 I guess it's not to bad for the times we are in ...
by JOG
Thu Feb 11, 2021 9:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Just for fun lets kick around this question ..... What was the best 22 rifle you have ever owned and why?
Replies: 60
Views: 2621

Re: Just for fun lets kick around this question ..... What was the best 22 rifle you have ever owned and why?

If memory serves me correctly it's a Winchester model 69 bolt action with the little 5 round mag. Marlin 39 and Winchester 9422.
by JOG
Thu Feb 11, 2021 4:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Shooting glove?
Replies: 16
Views: 330

Re: Shooting glove?

I have extra large hands too! My single actions have thick walnut stocks on them. Out of all the single actions I've owned the original Ruger Vaquero fit my hand the best. Of course I traded that revolver for something else I don't remember. :mrgreen:
by JOG
Thu Feb 11, 2021 8:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7882
Views: 197247

Re: The Gun Room

Anybody have a newer Marlin with that dam red safety button on the receiver? I have a Jm 2006 1895 Marlin cowboy for a few months now and cant stand the safety! I received the blued safety delete from Beartooth Mercantile in the mail today. It took less than 48 hours to arrive. It took me 15 min to...
by JOG
Wed Feb 10, 2021 9:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7882
Views: 197247

Re: The Gun Room

Anybody have a newer Marlin with that dam red safety button on the receiver? I have a Jm 2006 1895 Marlin cowboy for a few months now and cant stand the safety! I received the blued safety delete from Beartooth Mercantile in the mail today. It took less than 48 hours to arrive. It took me 15 min to ...
by JOG
Wed Feb 10, 2021 6:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: It's been 40 years...
Replies: 12
Views: 251

Re: It's been 40 years...

I'm blessed to still have my both parents among the living :D ! It nice when your parents have there children very young! Planned or not!
by JOG
Wed Feb 10, 2021 1:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7882
Views: 197247

Re: The Gun Room

It seems that forum regulars have to have some type of gastrointestinal dysfunction! Perhaps there is a quality flatulent forum we can discuss what food destroys our worn out old colons! I'm just kidding, but some of your fanny burp story's are cracking me up! I'll think I'll stay away from gun show...
by JOG
Wed Feb 10, 2021 9:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Wish the shooter on my left had one of these...
Replies: 11
Views: 233

Re: Wish the shooter on my left had one of these...

Many years ago a buddy was shooting a Ruger mini 14 to my left. when a hot piece of brass flew out of his rifle and down into my under shirt! Being lefty I'm exsposed to anybody shooting semi auto to my left. One in a million i guess! It sure did burn! It always seem like the far left bench was alwa...
by JOG
Wed Feb 10, 2021 9:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7882
Views: 197247

Re: The Gun Room

As long as there's mail in ballots there will never be a fair election again! I think you should vote in person with photo i.d.. If your not responsible enough to obtain a photo i.d. your probably voting for the socialist anyway! The only mail in ballot should be used for service men stationed overs...
by JOG
Mon Feb 08, 2021 1:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7882
Views: 197247

Re: The Gun Room

JOG...this is what the guys at the club do.....and these guys don't have $400 common stuff.....Remington 40x in 22, Anshutz's, Model 52's, Remington 37's, custom jobs with barrels that cost as much as what I drive.....you get it.....they will occasionally run a dry patch down the bore paying EXTREM...
by JOG
Mon Feb 08, 2021 1:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gun show
Replies: 11
Views: 266

Re: Gun show

I was lucky enough to find a 2001 made Winchester 9422 unfired 100% condition for $725.00. I was stupid enough a few years ago and traded away a 1980 Marlin 39. This lever action 22 will stay with me until they plant me in the ground!
by JOG
Mon Feb 08, 2021 8:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: browning vs Henry and a winchester ??
Replies: 15
Views: 354

Re: browning vs Henry and a winchester ??

Given the choice I would take the Browning. I've had two Henrys 22's over the years. There very accurate and the trigger is pretty good right out of the box. The only gripe I have about the Browning 22's is the trigger is pretty heavy! I like the Marlin 39 and the Winchester 9422 over any lever acti...
by JOG
Mon Feb 08, 2021 8:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7882
Views: 197247

Re: The Gun Room

JOG...the Gunny is right....clean up the entire gun except the bore.....that is IF the bore is excellent condition and does not pick up metal fouling like some antiques will. On a single action .22 I'll pop out the cylinder and wipe the face with a wet patch and here and there...then just blow it o...
by JOG
Sun Feb 07, 2021 8:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gun show
Replies: 11
Views: 266

Re: Gun show

I should have bought 10 Winchester's 9422 when they were going for $450.00!
by JOG
Sun Feb 07, 2021 8:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7882
Views: 197247

Re: The Gun Room

JOG, if my 22s aren't wet with precipitation then I clean them when the quit working! Ok maybe a wipe down but nary a bore brush until it stops working. 22 bores like to be dirty. Can't even take a guess how many thousands through my 10/22 before it stopped working... 5?,10?, 15 thousand on the pra...
by JOG
Sun Feb 07, 2021 3:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7882
Views: 197247

Re: The Gun Room

I'm just in from some 22 cal. fun! I have been meaning to put some Federal Premium Match 40 grain solid 22 caliber. I brought out my Winchester 9422 and my U.S.F.A. 12\22. I put a little over 100 rounds thru them. I use the stick on targets that turn orange when you hit them. The Winchester 9422 is ...
by JOG
Sun Feb 07, 2021 8:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Reacquainting with an old friend -- the .38-55
Replies: 6
Views: 242

Re: Reacquainting with an old friend -- the .38-55

Seeing that firearm makes me miss my first firearm. In 1980 I bought a H&R 12 gauge Topper in full choke with a box of shells and a Hoppes cleaning kit. I recently came across the sales slip, total cost was $41.99. Those were the days!
by JOG
Sat Feb 06, 2021 5:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Found a Marlin 336 A DL
Replies: 9
Views: 216

Re: Found a Marlin 336 A DL

I always wanted on of those! Recently saw one in a pawn shop for$775.00. It was to beat up for the money! I didn't want a project gun at this time.
by JOG
Sat Feb 06, 2021 8:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7882
Views: 197247

Re: Good Ole Kalifornia

Ain't this nice!! Hunter Biden moves into a multi million dollar home with secret service protection 24/7.....and...the local residents are happpy because the city had to remove the homeless people from s in the street and leaving needles and used condoms laying around....good ole Kalifornia..... h...
by JOG
Fri Feb 05, 2021 5:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Met another member today.
Replies: 21
Views: 402

Re: Met another member today.

I could be at the Trading Post in 20 min. if the fried clams at Bob's are free! Just kidding. {or am I] :D