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by 3leggedturtle
Thu Feb 25, 2021 1:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How Long To Order A New Ruger GP100?
Replies: 23
Views: 368

Re: How Long To Order A New Ruger GP100?

Ok if you were going close to MN have acces to a 6" Talo edition stainless.
by 3leggedturtle
Thu Feb 25, 2021 1:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The 2020 Darwin Awards are out!!!!
Replies: 9
Views: 168

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

Nice heart warming tales that are true! :mrgreen:
by 3leggedturtle
Thu Feb 25, 2021 11:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The "Little Joe" Crossbow
Replies: 2
Views: 90

Re: The "Little Joe" Crossbow

Wow the "original" saturday night special. Never saw this design before, pretty cool.
by 3leggedturtle
Thu Feb 25, 2021 11:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How Long To Order A New Ruger GP100?
Replies: 23
Views: 368

Re: How Long To Order A New Ruger GP100?

Did you find one yet?
by 3leggedturtle
Thu Feb 25, 2021 11:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Met another member today.
Replies: 21
Views: 403

Re: Met another member today.

Yep was pleasure. Had great food, good conversation and nice eye candy walking in and out.
by 3leggedturtle
Thu Feb 25, 2021 11:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Went to a small gun show today.
Replies: 7
Views: 220

Re: Went to a small gun show today.

Hit 5 gun shows in 3 weeks. Its still the most fun you can have for $5-10!
by 3leggedturtle
Thu Feb 25, 2021 10:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chairman of the.......bored
Replies: 133
Views: 1128

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

Piller, the Ski-doo Alpine had 1 ski up front plus reverse. It was a tractor with a track. Also Check out the Raider was a twin track snowmobile.
by 3leggedturtle
Tue Jan 26, 2021 6:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7882
Views: 197257

Re: The Gun Room

A great guy once said, you do with what you HAVE to do it with.
by 3leggedturtle
Tue Jan 26, 2021 1:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7882
Views: 197257

Re: The Gun Room

When the shells were fired it would eject them. If you didnt fire it they were just extracted. But it was singke nonselective! Really nice wood and pattern.
by 3leggedturtle
Tue Jan 26, 2021 11:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The chances are ....
Replies: 27
Views: 1031

Re: The chances are ....

Cows are great. They have provided me with more entertainment on my road trips than any other critter. Tho the little Burrowing Owls are as funny as all get out.
by 3leggedturtle
Mon Jan 25, 2021 8:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7882
Views: 197257

Re: The Gun Room

Yer welcome glad I could help. Ya know I was a signature away from buying a "super nice" .303 Savage when the guy told me he had a 250 Savage with 24" barrel. So bought that instead. It was mage in '52 . BTW there was spose to be a Remington 14 1/2 coming for a cleaning in 38/40. Was looking forward...
by 3leggedturtle
Mon Jan 25, 2021 8:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7882
Views: 197257

Re: The Gun Room

The 28 gauge is like the 300 Savage, the 218 Bee or the 38WCF. Guys who are hunters and woodsmen know their worth. Plus I have a bunch of 28 shells around.
by 3leggedturtle
Mon Jan 25, 2021 3:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7882
Views: 197257

Re: The Gun Room

Hey Gunnymack , I passed up a Baikal O/U 28 gauge fir $400. Nice wood and bluing, should I have bought?

G-K you can give me your opinion too! :lol: only if you want to, tho :mrgreen:
by 3leggedturtle
Mon Jan 25, 2021 1:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Big Brown Truck Just Dropped Off 18,000 Rounds
Replies: 16
Views: 718

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

Sounds like a good time in the desert, next winter!
by 3leggedturtle
Mon Jan 25, 2021 1:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: From Lewis Ballard .. about 20 years ago ...
Replies: 12
Views: 619

Re: From Lewis Ballard .. about 20 years ago ...

Lots of good stuff here. But did you know the 30/06 is the most worthless cartridge? Factory ammo will kill anything that needs it from prairie dogs to elephants. You dont need to reload to make it versatile or accurate. Therefore its the only rifle you need which you dont hafta reload for! Thats wh...
by 3leggedturtle
Mon Jan 25, 2021 1:02 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: An "Elf on a Shelf" for Socialists...
Replies: 4
Views: 414

Re: An "Elf on a Shelf" for Socialists...

Wow y'all on a roll.
by 3leggedturtle
Mon Jan 25, 2021 11:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin 94 CST .357 Magnum.
Replies: 6
Views: 281

Re: Marlin 94 CST .357 Magnum.

No wont dog it, we had an octagon 45 Colt lever that was pretty nice. Yours Be great for pig hunting on the gulf coast. Are they synthetic stocks? Too lazy to do a search.
by 3leggedturtle
Mon Jan 25, 2021 10:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How bad do you need primers?
Replies: 8
Views: 538

Re: How bad do you need primers?

JimT wrote:
Mon Jan 25, 2021 9:10 am
AJMD429 wrote:
Mon Jan 25, 2021 6:50 am
As for the condoms, I worry they may not be reliable re-used, so use the old ones as pillow cases.
So ... you only buy the small size?

smile2.jpg

:mrgreen: I'm speechless! Thatsa a good'un
by 3leggedturtle
Sun Jan 24, 2021 2:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Medical Issues
Replies: 9
Views: 620

Re: Medical Issues

Yeah, cant wait to see what the next 2 years bring.
by 3leggedturtle
Sat Jan 23, 2021 12:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sometimes You Do It Wrong
Replies: 5
Views: 385

Re: Sometimes You Do It Wrong

A bed of coals for that hog and cold root beer sounds real good right now.
by 3leggedturtle
Fri Jan 22, 2021 12:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anyone here using the Lee 255 in .45 ACP?
Replies: 9
Views: 407

Re: Anyone here using the Lee 255 in .45 ACP?

Thats about how short the throat is in my Contender. Great looking round, short stubby and all business! :P
by 3leggedturtle
Fri Jan 22, 2021 12:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Little Girl and Some Construction Workers
Replies: 8
Views: 469

Re: A Little Girl and Some Construction Workers

:mrgreen: I put down my coffee before reading. Wasn't disappointed! Todd/3leg
by 3leggedturtle
Thu Jan 21, 2021 6:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fun with numbers
Replies: 3
Views: 193

Re: Fun with numbers

I woke up the last 3 mornings at 8:57
by 3leggedturtle
Wed Jan 20, 2021 3:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Piller, and other Texans
Replies: 15
Views: 487

Re: Piller, and other Texans

Ray wrote:
Tue Jan 19, 2021 6:36 pm
TEXAS is on my bucket list......

San Antonio and the alamo perhaps.....
Ray, its nice easy 2-4 day drive from Biloxi to Dallas taking the coast route. Lot of great beaches along the way to stop and walk on.
by 3leggedturtle
Wed Jan 20, 2021 12:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7882
Views: 197257

Re: The Gun Room

Six, they isnt feral. They are just brain washed and indoctrinated. I wondered the same thing about Canada remaining under english rule.
by 3leggedturtle
Wed Jan 20, 2021 12:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7882
Views: 197257

Re: The Gun Room

Took me a long time to admit I like cats. But I finally realized cats are great, its just most of the people that own them I can't stand! :mrgreen:
by 3leggedturtle
Wed Jan 20, 2021 11:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gunshow Missouri
Replies: 3
Views: 258

Gunshow Missouri

There is a gunshow in Warsaw at the end of the month, anyone close by? Gonna have 2 tables there, and hopefully a nice fire each nite. Last there was a gentleman who retired from Speer or Sierra whom I missed out on talking to. Todd/3leg
by 3leggedturtle
Wed Jan 20, 2021 11:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7882
Views: 197257

Re: The Gun Room

Gunny, I miss my 28 gauge, I'll find another eventually! so dogs catching birds as they flush is more than I thought. Cool to hear all the experiences about them. Todd
by 3leggedturtle
Wed Jan 20, 2021 12:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anyone here using the Lee 255 in .45 ACP?
Replies: 9
Views: 407

Re: Anyone here using the Lee 255 in .45 ACP?

Ray, I used Hodgdons HS7 data for the 260gr JHP I think by Speer or Hornady. Also used Unique but didnt save the load data I chronoed and shot. Its averages 1075fps out of my 18" barrel.
by 3leggedturtle
Tue Jan 19, 2021 2:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Quarantine blues.
Replies: 7
Views: 452

Re: Quarantine blues.

Bet she knows how to pick and mix poison too!
by 3leggedturtle
Tue Jan 19, 2021 2:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rebarrelling a Marlin 1894 to 45 Colt
Replies: 15
Views: 413

Re: Rebarrelling a Marlin 1894 to 45 Colt

Doc, a 325-400gr cast bullet at 800-1000fps would be a great penetrator and easy on shoulder. Was shooting 350gr cast at1100fos out of a 4.5lb Contender Carbine. The splash effect when they hit the berm was amazing.
by 3leggedturtle
Tue Jan 19, 2021 2:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7882
Views: 197257

Re: The Gun Room

Gunny, what shotgun did you use? Pretty amazing they can catch birds when they flush..
by 3leggedturtle
Tue Jan 19, 2021 1:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Piller, and other Texans
Replies: 15
Views: 487

Piller, and other Texans

There is a gunshow in Waxahachi February 6th and 7th. Just happened to see this when looking at an unrelated topic. Anyone gonna go? Weather looks nice too. Todd/3leg
by 3leggedturtle
Tue Jan 19, 2021 12:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Interesting Trinket - 1911 Related
Replies: 3
Views: 286

Re: Interesting Trinket - 1911 Related

Nice to watch without being over done and loud... todd/3leg
by 3leggedturtle
Tue Jan 19, 2021 12:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 5.5" redhawk article
Replies: 15
Views: 535

Re: 5.5" redhawk article

Friend had a stainless barrel 5.5" was fun to shoot with 240 SWC's at 950-1000fps. He sold it and didnt even give me a chance to buy it. Grizz still like to try your 405 load once or twice. Todd/3leg
by 3leggedturtle
Tue Jan 19, 2021 10:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anyone here using the Lee 255 in .45 ACP?
Replies: 9
Views: 407

Re: Anyone here using the Lee 255 in .45 ACP?

Yes, but in a Contender Carbine. Some how have never tried it in my 1911 or Blackhawk. Todd

Bill, have shot it out of Blackhawk going about 900fps or so. Hit gongs with nice heavy "smack" and ring !
by 3leggedturtle
Sat Jan 16, 2021 11:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Duplicating Buffalo Bore loads
Replies: 20
Views: 1044

Re: Duplicating Buffalo Bore loads

piller wrote:
Fri Jan 15, 2021 6:43 pm
That will make a good handful of pistol/rifle combinations with the same cartridge. .22 lr up to something that spits 410 grain bullets out around 900 fps in the pistol and 1100 fps in the carbine.
Piller, tell me more about this load :D I have some 250gr cast I need to load and try.
by 3leggedturtle
Mon Jan 11, 2021 11:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Size
Replies: 21
Views: 882

Re: Size

A few i heard:

170gr has way more knock down power than the 150gr in 30/30.

32 Win Special is way more powerful than 30/30..

150 gr in .270 Win bucks brush better than the 130gr.

YMMV, todd/3leg
by 3leggedturtle
Sun Jan 10, 2021 1:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anybody know what this is?
Replies: 17
Views: 756

Re: Anybody know what this is?

A dusting of liberals....

Also known as snowflakes...!
by 3leggedturtle
Sun Jan 10, 2021 10:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A morning visitor
Replies: 9
Views: 569

Re: A morning visitor

You stayed home this winter? Todd
by 3leggedturtle
Thu Jan 07, 2021 4:53 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Time to relax and get perspective...?
Replies: 9
Views: 455

Re: Time to relax and get perspective...?

Wonder what George and his Army would think today?
by 3leggedturtle
Tue Jan 05, 2021 4:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7882
Views: 197257

Re: The Gun Room

Gunnymack, do you use a planer alot? Hiw long to the blades last...

Sixgun, nah just knowing you are alive and well is reward enuf....
by 3leggedturtle
Tue Jan 05, 2021 2:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Glad to see the last of 2020, but 2021 looks worse!
Replies: 30
Views: 1488

Re: Glad to see the last of 2020, but 2021 looks worse!

jeepnik wrote:
Tue Jan 05, 2021 10:20 am
Dad once said “the most believable thing on the news is the weather report”.

If you look at it that way it all makes sense.
You ever watch the Mexican weather ladies telling the forecast?
by 3leggedturtle
Tue Jan 05, 2021 12:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7882
Views: 197257

Re: The Gun Room

Testing...testing....coming in for the kill on page 148. EIGHT days to turn a page.....I'm ashamed of you all. I'm turning the reins over to Master Gunny so I say you all need a motivational talk. --------006 My sarcasm helped you win page 148. So send me the 256 Win Mag ammo for my assistances... ...
by 3leggedturtle
Mon Jan 04, 2021 1:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 7882
Views: 197257

Re: The Gun Room

Where Sixgun? Did y'all trade him in for a Wondernine? :P :mrgreen:
by 3leggedturtle
Mon Jan 04, 2021 1:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Glad to see the last of 2020, but 2021 looks worse!
Replies: 30
Views: 1488

Re: Glad to see the last of 2020, but 2021 looks worse!

Griff, yer dry humor and sarcasm went right over my head! Finally clicked when Isaw the "razz" emoticon...
I was getting ready to ask you if a lot lizard keyed your tractor at the truck stop last nite! :mrgreen: :lol: Todd/3leg
by 3leggedturtle
Mon Jan 04, 2021 12:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin 218 bee
Replies: 13
Views: 710

Re: Marlin 218 bee

I'm too broke to be "enabled" but can still windiw shop at keast!
by 3leggedturtle
Sat Jan 02, 2021 4:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What would you like to see in 2021?
Replies: 31
Views: 996

Re: What would you like to see in 2021?

GRIZZ, :mrgreen: that or a good revival.....
by 3leggedturtle
Fri Jan 01, 2021 12:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Night Owls
Replies: 14
Views: 695

Re: Night Owls

Always have been and probably always will be a night owl.
by 3leggedturtle
Fri Jan 01, 2021 12:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Glad to see the last of 2020, but 2021 looks worse!
Replies: 30
Views: 1488

Re: Glad to see the last of 2020, but 2021 looks worse!

Load Up, Pass the Ammo and Praise the Lord! Todd/3leg