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by Griff
Thu May 24, 2018 8:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Met another Levergunner Today
Replies: 7
Views: 186

Re: Met another Levergunner Today

Pete44ru wrote:
Thu May 24, 2018 10:44 am
OK, Griff - tell us about yer new flashlight...... :mrgreen:
It's actually pretty simple... which is why Shasta said it's called an "Okie flashlight"... :P
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Spare bulbs and all!!! :D
by Griff
Wed May 23, 2018 7:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Met another Levergunner Today
Replies: 7
Views: 186

Met another Levergunner Today

I had the distinct pleasure meeting and shooting with Shasta. Impressive shot! Even helped me diagnose a problem I had with my Uberti 1873... I didn't even know it had! Went out to his gun club... and fired a few rounds at 50 & 100 meters... I've only shot this maybe 5 rounds on paper @ approx. 75 y...
by Griff
Tue May 22, 2018 10:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cheyenne has Passed
Replies: 13
Views: 338

Re: Cheyenne has Passed

RIP Clint.
by Griff
Tue May 22, 2018 10:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Con man-thief!
Replies: 19
Views: 487

Re: Con man-thief!

BlaineG wrote:
Tue May 22, 2018 9:55 pm
Griff wrote:
Tue May 22, 2018 9:53 pm
That's beyond the pale. Sorry this happened to you Vall... it is a risk whenever we do business over the internet.
I only deal with guys "I know on this forum" :evil: :evil: :evil:
And still... the risk remains... :twisted: :twisted:
by Griff
Tue May 22, 2018 10:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: We Had A Chance To Honor The Deceased Military
Replies: 12
Views: 282

Re: We Had A Chance To Honor The Deceased Military

Good on ya Blaine!
by Griff
Tue May 22, 2018 9:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Vehicle Expedition Lever Gun?
Replies: 57
Views: 4644

Re: Vehicle Expedition Lever Gun?

Not to let the age of the original post slip by... but Image there Ryan2smitth... Welcome to THE Forum!

I found it interesting that my answer wouldn't have changed in the last 7 years!
by Griff
Tue May 22, 2018 9:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Con man-thief!
Replies: 19
Views: 487

Re: Con man-thief!

That's beyond the pale. Sorry this happened to you Vall... it is a risk whenever we do business over the internet.
by Griff
Tue May 22, 2018 9:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pregnancy Q & A
Replies: 8
Views: 254

Re: Pregnancy Q & A

.45colt wrote:
Tue May 22, 2018 7:04 pm
The answer to the last question is false....it should be NEVER.
Kinda depends on your definition of "normal"... The range of behaviors that are enclosed in what's considered "normal" is very wide... And a good thing too... otherwise no women would ever be considered "normal"...
by Griff
Tue May 22, 2018 6:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday jengel.
Replies: 4
Views: 82

Re: Happy Birthday jengel.

Happy B-Day!
by Griff
Sun May 20, 2018 8:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: HAPPY BIRTHDAY LEVI 501 XX
Replies: 3
Views: 96

Re: HAPPY BIRTHDAY LEVI 501 XX

I heard or read somewhere that the first denim pants produced were not actually blue in color. And Levi Strauss were making men's work trousers before the "rivet"... and that it was in response to their customers' complaints that the seams and pockets ripped too easily.
by Griff
Sun May 20, 2018 1:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday EdinCT.
Replies: 5
Views: 104

Re: Happy Birthday EdinCT.

gamekeeper wrote:
Sun May 20, 2018 1:13 am
Have a GREAT DAY........... :D
+1.
by Griff
Sat May 19, 2018 9:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Response to EBay's cry for help
Replies: 22
Views: 857

Re: My Response to EBay's cry for help

Old Savage wrote:
Wed May 09, 2018 9:23 am
Great response with your usual class and intelligence.
+1. I feel this is simply a step in the move to be able to tax all "out-of-state" sales... whether made thru the internet, phone or snail mail.
by Griff
Sat May 19, 2018 8:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Father and Son Turkey Hunt Report
Replies: 12
Views: 293

Re: Father and Son Turkey Hunt Report

My son & I will sometimes hunt doves on our place... there's been a couple of times that neither of us has fired a shot... and those are just as memorable as those we do!

Great job!
by Griff
Fri May 18, 2018 5:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CCW liability insurance banned in New York...???
Replies: 7
Views: 429

Re: CCW liability insurance banned in New York...???

Has anyone else noted that all of the most recent "shootings" have been carried out by registered Democrats? And, Doc, Cuomo has his insurance agency advising insurance companies (regardless of where they're located), not to do any business with the NRA. BTW, where can I find a NRA outlet to buy a g...
by Griff
Fri May 18, 2018 5:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Parts interchangeability - Winchester/USRAC/FN Model 94s?
Replies: 3
Views: 195

Re: Parts interchangeability - Winchester/USRAC/FN Model 94s?

I guess that since FN bailed out USRAC back in the '90s to become their largest lien holder... you could say those are FN produced guns... and since FN owns Miroku, maybe even they can be called FN produced mdl 94s... :twisted: But, in answer to the OP... just about everything on US produced mdl94s ...
by Griff
Fri May 18, 2018 5:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayers for the people of Santa Fe, Texas
Replies: 20
Views: 458

Re: Prayers for the people of Santa Fe, Texas

The liberals game plan is working great.......get religion out of the schools, hate our country/flag/military, prohibit spankings, at home or school, allowing them to "express" themselves, as long as it's a liberal cause, promote unnatural behavior and applaud those to want to be another sex or boy...
by Griff
Thu May 17, 2018 9:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday windy.
Replies: 4
Views: 132

Re: Happy Birthday windy.

BlaineG wrote:
Thu May 17, 2018 11:40 am
gamekeeper wrote:
Thu May 17, 2018 3:05 am
Have a GREAT DAY windy........... :D
+1 8)
+2.
by Griff
Thu May 17, 2018 11:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Shooters!
Replies: 28
Views: 753

Re: New Shooters!

Griff, you have impeccable taste! Do you have any Texas blood in your family? No, although my entry to the US as a US citizen is Dallas, TX... does that make me a native Texan? I've also always preferred the Colt grip, though the Paterson's don't have it so much! Griff, did they come serial numbere...
by Griff
Wed May 16, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Shooters!
Replies: 28
Views: 753

Re: New Shooters!

Cool beans Griff but if ya ever come for a visit and the bear shows up ya better grab the rifle. Absolutely... and not that little pipsqueak 45 Colt rifle either! Got the Paterson apart... and finally identified the little part the was floating around in the action!! :shock: One of the locking bolt...
by Griff
Wed May 16, 2018 12:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday 308magtip & Ysable Kid.
Replies: 10
Views: 219

Re: Happy Birthday 308magtip & Ysable Kid.

Happy Birthday fellers!
by Griff
Wed May 16, 2018 12:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Statistics Support Stockpiling...?"
Replies: 3
Views: 304

Re: "Statistics Support Stockpiling...?"

Will written. I especially liked the "conscientious objector to the culture wars"... :D
by Griff
Wed May 16, 2018 11:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Shooters!
Replies: 28
Views: 753

Re: New Shooters!

Here's the range report: Shooting the new Pietta Patersons.
by Griff
Tue May 15, 2018 9:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: We've Lost Wind Whitehall
Replies: 14
Views: 649

Re: We've Lost Wind Whitehall

Sad news indeed. Condolences to friends and family
by Griff
Tue May 15, 2018 5:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Shooters!
Replies: 28
Views: 753

Re: New Shooters!

I've been trying to upload the video for going on 3 days now... it'll get to 90%... then just seems to quit. Trying again... now @ 3%... When I get it posted... in answer to your immediate question... no, it's not slow-motion! :D
by Griff
Fri May 11, 2018 10:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Not a Levergun...
Replies: 15
Views: 718

Re: Not a Levergun...

Griff , Aren't the patersons five shooters ? How can you go to the line with the hammer down on an empty chamber and still shoot a normal stage of ten pistol shots ? You put the hammer down between chambers. Shooter's Handbook, pg 13. But, you have to charge the cylinder with powder, ball & either ...
by Griff
Thu May 10, 2018 9:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Shooters!
Replies: 28
Views: 753

Re: New Shooters!

AJMD429 wrote:
Thu May 10, 2018 9:20 pm
When my son was eight years old, being a good rural midwesterner, I of course got him a generic 'KaBar' 7" straight knife for Christmas......when I went to wrap it, I found it fit perfectly in a Barbie Doll box his sister was throwing out.... :mrgreen:
That's just cruel!
by Griff
Thu May 10, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: PT Leads to more PT...
Replies: 44
Views: 1140

Re: PT Leads to more PT...

Heal well. Stuff happens! Prayers up!
by Griff
Thu May 10, 2018 8:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Shooters!
Replies: 28
Views: 753

Re: New Shooters!

Twice as good as my Patterson repro. :mrgreen: They are, however, quite a good remedy for the stomach flutters you must have been experiencing during the unwrapping. :) In your shooting, are extra (loaded) cylinders needed, and would any extras be interchangeable all around ? Is that because there'...
by Griff
Thu May 10, 2018 3:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Shooters!
Replies: 28
Views: 753

New Shooters!

The Brown Truck brought some new shooters to my house yesterday! When I opened the brown cardboard shipping box and found this inside... I was a little concerned: http://i35.photobucket.com/albums/d197/sass93/DSCN1008.jpg . For I didn't order 1858 Remingtons. While they're good guns... and as they s...
by Griff
Tue May 08, 2018 10:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Good ole' Gamekeeper.
Replies: 11
Views: 486

Re: Good ole' Gamekeeper.

8) 8) 8)
by Griff
Sat May 05, 2018 10:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CASTING BULLETS .... LOADING AMMO
Replies: 11
Views: 466

Re: CASTING BULLETS .... LOADING AMMO

piller wrote:
Sat May 05, 2018 9:51 am
That looks as if you had a thoroughly enjoyable day. 200 yards with a handgun is pretty good shooting. I hope those bullets fly straight and true.
+1.
by Griff
Sat May 05, 2018 10:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday 1894 & otteray.
Replies: 4
Views: 100

Re: Happy Birthday 1894 & otteray.

GunnyMack wrote:
Sat May 05, 2018 5:53 am
And many more!
+1.
by Griff
Wed May 02, 2018 11:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Y2K. aka Ysable Kid's Kid.
Replies: 7
Views: 151

Re: Happy Birthday Y2K. aka Ysable Kid's Kid.

Happy Birthday fellars!
by Griff
Wed May 02, 2018 11:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Huntermb, gordylew & Richardx.
Replies: 3
Views: 154

Re: Happy Birthday Huntermb, gordylew & Richardx.

Ysabel Kid wrote:
Wed May 02, 2018 9:38 pm
Another big group!!! :shock:
Happy belated b-day fellas! :D
    +1.
    by Griff
    Wed May 02, 2018 12:00 pm
    Forum: General Discussion
    Topic: Timberrrrrr....video`s added.
    Replies: 64
    Views: 1281

    Re: Timberrrrrr....

    8) 8) I've got some "felling" to do around my place... mostly Mesquite that's gotten big enough to make some crossed-sticks to sell. That drying time is a real drag tho'!!
    by Griff
    Wed May 02, 2018 11:57 am
    Forum: General Discussion
    Topic: Making A Cowboy's Rope From Horsehair. Wow...
    Replies: 11
    Views: 385

    Re: Making A Cowboy's Rope From Horsehair. Wow...

    I remember that Tom Horn spent many months making hair bridals, reins and ropes while waiting to be hanged. A lot of that stuff used to be displayed at the Cowboy Hall of Fame in OKC. His rifle and saddle were part of that display too. Yeah, I know they changed the name but I can never remember it....
    by Griff
    Wed May 02, 2018 11:52 am
    Forum: General Discussion
    Topic: NRA Convention in Dallas later this week
    Replies: 20
    Views: 616

    Re: NRA Convention in Dallas later this week

    I won't. Got too much work around the farm. Taking some time off while my Mom visits from Or. But, gotta get the tractor going is a priority... I think it's the starter switch... but Deere, in their infinite wisdom, doesn't carry it any longer. "Discontinued" is what the parts guy said! What? Discon...
    by Griff
    Tue May 01, 2018 9:54 pm
    Forum: General Discussion
    Topic: An Act Of Stupidity
    Replies: 26
    Views: 590

    Re: An Act Of Stupidity

    I have done that same thing any number of times... with the ROSE! But, being of Northern European descent, and slightly smarter than your average wingnut, I always jiggle the gear shift before engaging the starter... (no need to depress the clutch). But... on the other hand... there was this occasio...
    by Griff
    Mon Apr 30, 2018 7:27 pm
    Forum: General Discussion
    Topic: Unbelievable find today!!
    Replies: 27
    Views: 796

    Re: Unbelievable find today!!

    2ndovc wrote:
    Sun Apr 29, 2018 5:42 am
    Thanks Guys!

    I kept getting up last night and making sure it was still there. :D

    I think this calls for a new pistol belt to go with it.

    jb 8)
    :lol: :lol: :lol:
    by Griff
    Sun Apr 29, 2018 11:49 pm
    Forum: General Discussion
    Topic: Pics Of Fordwannabe's New Rifle WITH TWO NEW PICS
    Replies: 26
    Views: 725

    Re: Pics Of Fordwannabe's New Rifle From Sixgun

    Dang brother... take care of yourself.
    by Griff
    Sun Apr 29, 2018 10:19 am
    Forum: General Discussion
    Topic: Bring er on in Todd
    Replies: 15
    Views: 532

    Re: Bring er on in Todd

    AJMD429 wrote:
    Sat Apr 28, 2018 2:37 pm
    8) 8)
    +1.
    by Griff
    Fri Apr 27, 2018 10:48 pm
    Forum: General Discussion
    Topic: Happy Birthday parkergunz & RSY.
    Replies: 3
    Views: 144

    Re: Happy Birthday parkergunz & RSY.

    BlaineG wrote:
    Fri Apr 27, 2018 5:55 pm
    Happy Birthday, Riflemen. 8) 8)
    +1.
    by Griff
    Thu Apr 26, 2018 10:48 am
    Forum: General Discussion
    Topic: Happy Birthday Tomcatt57.
    Replies: 4
    Views: 174

    Re: Happy Birthday Tomcatt57.

    Ditto!
    by Griff
    Wed Apr 25, 2018 8:58 pm
    Forum: General Discussion
    Topic: WTF ! Anti's Actually Own Multiple Gun Forums ?
    Replies: 8
    Views: 520

    Re: WTF ! Anti's Actually Own Multiple Gun Forums ?

    on another positive note... maybe it's their investment company doing the buying... and they don't know it!
    by Griff
    Wed Apr 25, 2018 8:53 pm
    Forum: General Discussion
    Topic: Happy Birthday Neil Casper, Machado & Martini450.
    Replies: 4
    Views: 178

    Re: Happy Birthday Neil Casper, Machado & Martini450.

    BlaineG wrote:
    Wed Apr 25, 2018 11:34 am
    Happy Birthday, Y'all... 8)
    +1.
    by Griff
    Wed Apr 25, 2018 8:52 pm
    Forum: General Discussion
    Topic: Spent a couple hours with Sixgun today.
    Replies: 27
    Views: 675

    Re: Spent a couple hours with Sixgun today.

    I'm feelin' sorta down... Jack didn't take me by his pad and show me all the neat toys... I had to make do with what he could just throw in the back of the Jeep... but... I did get to shoot the ones he brought!!! Hmmm... a tomato-stake mdl 94 in .32-40... might wanna toss in a bid myself!
    by Griff
    Mon Apr 23, 2018 5:05 pm
    Forum: General Discussion
    Topic: Spent a couple hours with Sixgun today.
    Replies: 27
    Views: 675

    Re: Spent a couple hours with Sixgun today.

    I've met them both... and have to wonder... just who skinned who? I stayed way... down the Florida Keys... and had to stretch the stove over for a day... a little negotiatin', and I'm making a profit on the overnighter! Hopefully, my two new 1836 Pietta Paterson copies will be in next week... Maybe ...
    by Griff
    Sat Apr 21, 2018 8:31 pm
    Forum: General Discussion
    Topic: Happy Birthday Rusty.
    Replies: 9
    Views: 224

    Re: Happy Birthday Rusty.

    happy Birthday Rusty!
    by Griff
    Thu Apr 19, 2018 12:45 pm
    Forum: General Discussion
    Topic: Happy Birthday Rimfire McNutjob.
    Replies: 6
    Views: 169

    Re: Happy Birthday Rimfire McNutjob.

    Happy Belated Birthday Sir.
    by Griff
    Mon Apr 16, 2018 10:01 am
    Forum: General Discussion
    Topic: Happy Birthday JOHNNY WACKO & RJS.
    Replies: 4
    Views: 149

    Re: Happy Birthday JOHNNY WACKO & RJS.

    Happy Birthday Levergunners!