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by Griff
Fri Nov 16, 2018 7:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Life can be very cruel
Replies: 25
Views: 260

Re: Life can be very cruel

wolfdog wrote:
Fri Nov 16, 2018 7:29 pm
Dang! Prayers sent from here.
+1.
by Griff
Fri Nov 16, 2018 7:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: S&W Model 19 - With Pic
Replies: 52
Views: 820

Re: S&W Model 19 - With Pic

BlaineG wrote:
Fri Nov 16, 2018 12:22 pm
Sorry if I bored everyone, but this one was sort of a big deal for me. :P
19-4
6"
Original box and all the papers.
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by Griff
Fri Nov 16, 2018 7:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M-1 Garand Campfire
Replies: 969
Views: 10370

Re: M-1 Garand Campfire

Good luck huntin'. I gotta go in and tell the skin doc that he's fallin' behind in keepin' me cancer free. Which means he's gonna cut and freeze MORE!
by Griff
Fri Nov 16, 2018 7:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Maybe save Griff some Grief.....
Replies: 7
Views: 172

Re: Maybe save Griff some Grief.....

GunnyMack wrote:
Fri Nov 16, 2018 5:37 am
I cant read it...zoom on phone just makes it blurry.
"Not subject to D.O.T. Regulations
This truck identifies as a Prius"

Somehow, I just don't think it works quite like that. I don't care how that truck thinks, it ain't gonna fit in the compact slot at the grocery store!
by Griff
Fri Nov 16, 2018 7:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marriage veterns will recognize this rookie mistake
Replies: 6
Views: 203

Re: Marriage veterns will recognize this rookie mistake

Well... if he thinks his wife's name is Hannah, and it's Ann... I believe I know where the problem lies.
by Griff
Thu Nov 15, 2018 8:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Life Skills: "How To Speak to Women"
Replies: 13
Views: 313

Re: Life Skills: "How To Speak to Women"

My wife has been complaining for over 40 years about my 4WD trucks... always like "...can't you put some steps so it's easy for me to get in?" My answer has always been, '...yep, let me look at some solutions." For many years a simple "no, they hang down too far, and a hand on the butt to boost her ...
by Griff
Thu Nov 15, 2018 3:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Horrific Incident
Replies: 25
Views: 551

Re: A Horrific Incident

Sobering picture that... but then I've always thought those in-inlines would begat stupidity... If it's a barrel failure, I'll feel worse, but if it's stupidity, I won't be the least bit surprised. I always figure folks to the stupidest stuff, and am rarely surprised.
by Griff
Thu Nov 15, 2018 2:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M-1 Garand Campfire
Replies: 969
Views: 10370

Re: M-1 Garand Campfire

Still snowing...how bout you Gunny....Get anything? https://i.postimg.cc/7ZXh3FHL/IMG-4681.jpg None here, supposed to reach 66ºF today! Excellent weather to go out to the barn and refill my ammo cans of 45Auto, 45 Colt & C45S! Going to shoot "Cowboy Clays" tomorrow! (Sporting Clays with cowboy coac...
by Griff
Thu Nov 15, 2018 6:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M-1 Garand Campfire
Replies: 969
Views: 10370

Re: M-1 Garand Campfire

Sixgun wrote:
Wed Nov 14, 2018 9:35 pm
Are they real ivories? They certainly look ivory.
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I wonder what the head-doctors would say about a guy that uses a pic of some other guy in his tag-line????
by Griff
Thu Nov 15, 2018 6:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: S&W Model 19 - With Pic
Replies: 52
Views: 820

Re: S&W Model 19

I keep comin' back to this topic in the hopes of seein' pics... so I can be properly jealous! :P :P :D
by Griff
Wed Nov 14, 2018 11:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jeweled Parts
Replies: 22
Views: 418

Re: Jeweled Parts

As you can see from the pics below, this little Combat Commander has seen a hard life. It was an insurance replacement for one that was stolen in 1982. It's been carried as a duty gun in several assignments, from UC, plainclothes, mounted and harbor patrol, plus for the last several years as my CCW....
by Griff
Wed Nov 14, 2018 2:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jeweled Parts
Replies: 22
Views: 418

Re: Jeweled Parts

BlaineG wrote:
Wed Nov 14, 2018 2:48 pm
Very, very nice, Griff.
I tried that back in High School Shop Class. It didn't turn out very good. :oops:
Mine didn't either... But nobody else can see it up close as I can... :D :D
by Griff
Wed Nov 14, 2018 2:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M-1 Garand Campfire
Replies: 969
Views: 10370

Re: M-1 Garand Campfire

[Then tell me why all the ammo i shot in the other clips works fine. I`ll be back See... it's like this... the Ethipoian ammo has had the chemical balance of the powder upset at the microscopic level. Whenever ammo is lifted above about 36,000 feet its chemical balance is upset. So that probably me...
by Griff
Wed Nov 14, 2018 2:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jeweled Parts
Replies: 22
Views: 418

Re: Jeweled Parts

Added the bbl and hammer to my carry piece today:
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by Griff
Wed Nov 14, 2018 2:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Montana Antelope With A 1877 Sharps
Replies: 19
Views: 455

Re: Montana Antelope With A 1877 Sharps

Very nice. :mrgreen:
by Griff
Wed Nov 14, 2018 2:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M-1 Garand Campfire
Replies: 969
Views: 10370

Re: M-1 Garand Campfire

WHAT SIX SAID!!! ↑↑↑↑
by Griff
Wed Nov 14, 2018 12:41 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Talking to a lobbyist today .....
Replies: 18
Views: 331

Re: Talking to a lobbyist today .....

For those two lazy to write their legislators.....at least join the NRA and contribute what you can. EVERY gunowner can well afford the $35 a year PLUS at least $50 a year extra. Power comes in numbers and with those numbers come money, the root of every win, whether good or bad.---6 ABSOPHUCKINLUT...
by Griff
Tue Nov 13, 2018 7:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FWD from Russell Frederick Jr
Replies: 11
Views: 329

Re: FWD from Russell Frederick Jr

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by Griff
Tue Nov 13, 2018 6:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M-1 Garand Campfire
Replies: 969
Views: 10370

Re: M-1 Garand Campfire

Six,

Put down the bottle... slowly back away... take a little nap... if you start to feel woozy... hang one leg outta the bed and put your foot on the floor... that oughta overcome the dizzies!!!!
by Griff
Tue Nov 13, 2018 6:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Making Live Ammo From Blank Brass
Replies: 10
Views: 292

Re: Making Live Ammo From Blank Brass

I don't about these particular blanks... but, whenever I've made my own blank brass from regular brass, I've drilled out the flash hole to allow the primer to back out and get reset flush with the case head... otherwise the case doesn't have enough inertia to do this without a larger flash hole. If ...
by Griff
Tue Nov 13, 2018 9:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Wanamacher report
Replies: 13
Views: 321

Re: Wanamacher report

:mrgreen: :mrgreen:
by Griff
Tue Nov 13, 2018 9:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M-1 Garand Campfire
Replies: 969
Views: 10370

Re: M-1 Garand Campfire

Been busy around here also. Had to drive around the metroplex from left to right & darned here top to bottom yesterday. But... since I have to replace the entire drain system under the house... and I'm a cheapskate, oh, and lest we forget, lazy... I hired a bunch of Mexicans to do the actual manual ...
by Griff
Tue Nov 13, 2018 9:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday 41 Redhawk.
Replies: 4
Views: 76

Re: Happy Birthday 41 Redhawk.

Pitchy wrote:
Tue Nov 13, 2018 7:14 am
Happy Birthday Redhawk. :)
+1!
by Griff
Sun Nov 11, 2018 7:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: One hundred years ago today.
Replies: 11
Views: 255

Re: One hundred years ago today.

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by Griff
Sun Nov 11, 2018 7:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M-1 Garand Campfire
Replies: 969
Views: 10370

Re: M-1 Garand Campfire

Lenn, I can almost guarantee nobody is upset with you, buddy. You are a primo hombre. I'm miserable and unhappy... havin' a head cold will do that to ya. I finally get fed up with chewin' tobacco and looks what happens... sick... first time in like two years... At least the Rose is parked in the dr...
by Griff
Sun Nov 11, 2018 7:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mule deer vs Winchester
Replies: 8
Views: 293

Re: Mule deer vs Winchester

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by Griff
Sun Nov 11, 2018 7:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Some photos from Blighty.
Replies: 25
Views: 417

Re: Some photos from Blighty.

gamekeeper wrote:
Sun Nov 11, 2018 4:49 am
Great photos depicting the best season of the year, it's a crime to not be out there enjoying it....... :D
+1.
by Griff
Sat Nov 10, 2018 12:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another prayer request, for another wildfire
Replies: 27
Views: 392

Re: Another prayer request, for another wildfire

Prayers up for all affected.
by Griff
Sat Nov 10, 2018 11:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M-1 Garand Campfire
Replies: 969
Views: 10370

Re: M-1 Garand Campfire

:mrgreen:
by Griff
Sat Nov 10, 2018 7:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M-1 Garand Campfire
Replies: 969
Views: 10370

Re: M-1 Garand Campfire

I've only killed trees on purpose... unlike my hunting partner... but we're still giving him grief... who takes three shots to kill a tree! Oh yeah Jay, he had an excuse... scoped .270 rifle... iron sights ain't an excuse... On the other hand, I didn't get any work done today at the homestead... cre...
by Griff
Sat Nov 10, 2018 7:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday jdad.
Replies: 6
Views: 105

Re: Happy Birthday jdad.

Happy Birthday Sir!
by Griff
Fri Nov 09, 2018 8:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Look at it this way!!
Replies: 9
Views: 335

Re: Look at it this way!!

I simply think we need a Constitutional Amendment that disqualifies anyone from holding any public office after attending Law School... and Lobbying is a capital offense, plus "Special Circumstance" should apply if the Lobbyist is also a Lawyer. Come on Griff...where would we be without the NRA? Th...
by Griff
Fri Nov 09, 2018 9:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Look at it this way!!
Replies: 9
Views: 335

Re: Look at it this way!!

I simply think we need a Constitutional Amendment that disqualifies anyone from holding any public office after attending Law School... and Lobbying is a capital offense, plus "Special Circumstance" should apply if the Lobbyist is also a Lawyer.
by Griff
Thu Nov 08, 2018 10:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mangled brass
Replies: 12
Views: 369

Re: Mangled brass

I don't know if I'd be overly concerned about a couple of "knicks" in the case mouth... IMO, that's well short of mangled... :D
by Griff
Thu Nov 08, 2018 8:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1920 Lever Action Pistol
Replies: 5
Views: 278

Re: 1920 Lever Action Pistol

piller wrote:
Thu Nov 08, 2018 7:52 am
Interesting. New to me.
+1.
by Griff
Thu Nov 08, 2018 8:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: In Need of prayer please.
Replies: 27
Views: 353

Re: In Need of prayer please.

OldWin wrote:
Thu Nov 08, 2018 6:19 am
Prayers sent. Wishing you both a speedy recovery.
Aye, more from here in TX!
by Griff
Thu Nov 08, 2018 8:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday COSteve.
Replies: 8
Views: 154

Re: Happy Birthday COSteve.

GunnyMack wrote:
Thu Nov 08, 2018 4:51 am
And many more!
+1!
by Griff
Wed Nov 07, 2018 9:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How to Catch a Plane w/o a TSA Security Check
Replies: 7
Views: 360

Re: How to Catch a Plane w/o a TSA Security Check

No thanks, I'll just stand in line... :D
by Griff
Wed Nov 07, 2018 9:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Seeking recomendations on cast bullet supplier
Replies: 11
Views: 319

Re: Seeking recomendations on cast bullet supplier

Badman Bullets. The other cast bullet supplier I buy from provides Rucker Bullets. They're:
Southwest Ammunition and Supply Co.
206 W Davis St.
Mesquite, Tx 75149
972-285-3644
by Griff
Wed Nov 07, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M-1 Garand Campfire
Replies: 969
Views: 10370

Re: M-1 Garand Campfire

6 HOUR shifts? WOW, that seems an awful lot like a j.o.b.... I was a squid... 4 hour watches are plenty... I'm with Tom... I need to be on the same schedule as Six... his culls would be treasure with me!
by Griff
Wed Nov 07, 2018 11:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: last chance
Replies: 14
Views: 474

Re: last chance

I voted for the guy least likely to win... wrote my name in every slot!
by Griff
Wed Nov 07, 2018 11:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M-1 Garand Campfire
Replies: 969
Views: 10370

Re: M-1 Garand Campfire

Tycer wrote:
Wed Nov 07, 2018 10:14 am
pelosi Hits the fan
If only that were not just a "saying"...
by Griff
Wed Nov 07, 2018 10:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday 66GTO & goat-t.
Replies: 6
Views: 154

Re: Happy Birthday 66GTO & goat-t.

Pitchy wrote:
Wed Nov 07, 2018 6:50 am
Happy Birthday guys. :)
+1!
by Griff
Tue Nov 06, 2018 10:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Multi-ball loads in 357 or other calibres
Replies: 11
Views: 302

Re: Multi-ball loads in 357 or other calibres

I saw a few threads on these over the years and was thinking of trying some out. Are these a myth, bad idea , or easy enough to do? I was thinking 3x .360 000buck might work just from a diameter and payload perspective. This would just be for fooling about, not trying to invent the best small game ...
by Griff
Tue Nov 06, 2018 10:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Model 94 clambering issue.. need opinion
Replies: 4
Views: 251

Re: Model 94 clambering issue.. need opinion

Check for wear in the bottom of the bolt, where the carrier tab is situated. But... I suspect J Miller is correct on carrier spring. The bottom of the carrier appears to have some abnormal wear... but doesn't seem sufficient to adversely affect feeding. Could be wrong, 2-dimensional photos can be mi...
by Griff
Mon Nov 05, 2018 6:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday willygene.
Replies: 3
Views: 117

Re: Happy Birthday willygene.

Happy Birthday Sir!
by Griff
Sun Nov 04, 2018 3:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Treetop & kfarm.
Replies: 5
Views: 149

Re: Happy Birthday Treetop & kfarm.

Happy Belated Birthday Gents! (WOW these can get missed so easily... and I actually LOOK for them..)
by Griff
Sun Nov 04, 2018 1:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fun at the gunshow
Replies: 8
Views: 341

Re: Fun at the gunshow

PM me if you think you don't want/need the 39A... :)
by Griff
Sun Nov 04, 2018 1:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Do you have a dsignated 'Loaner' rifle?
Replies: 36
Views: 622

Re: Do you have a dsignated 'Loaner' rifle?

I don't know anybody who does not have a gun..or let me clarify that...I don't deal with anyone who does not own a gun. As far as loaning out anything, I have a simple policy....if it has an engine, license plate, a trigger or is worth more than $100, it don't get loaned out..period. The exceptions...
by Griff
Sat Nov 03, 2018 3:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Do you have a dsignated 'Loaner' rifle?
Replies: 36
Views: 622

Re: Do you have a dsignated 'Loaner' rifle?

Hmmm.... "Loaned..."? As in come over to my house, borrow my rifle and take it hunting without me? On the first freezing day in Hades, maybe... but probably not! As opposed to when me and a hunting partner are on our annual pilgrimage to slay the mighty Great-grandfather of Bambi and his scope gets ...