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by Twodot
Fri Jul 12, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The KA-BAR Story
Replies: 21
Views: 491

Re: The KA-BAR Story

My Ka-Bar is a wannabe;

Cattaraugus 225Q
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by Twodot
Wed Jun 26, 2019 4:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: what would hunt with?
Replies: 29
Views: 626

Re: what would hunt with?

I don't know what your .357 Max is chambered in but the Shiloh Sharps is probably more fun, don't you think?
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by Twodot
Sun Jun 23, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Electric truck
Replies: 15
Views: 530

Re: Electric truck

I wonder about the battery life when it's -30 outside and the driver & passenger don't want to become popsicles?
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by Twodot
Mon Jun 03, 2019 8:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Castboolits offline
Replies: 4
Views: 258

Re: Castboolits offline

yup, back up. Move along folks, nothing to see here.

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by Twodot
Mon Jun 03, 2019 5:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Castboolits offline
Replies: 4
Views: 258

Re: Castboolits offline

Same here for a couple of days now.
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by Twodot
Tue May 14, 2019 8:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Question for the American members regarding serial numbers.
Replies: 16
Views: 534

Re: Question for the American members regarding serial numbers.

. Firstly, it's nobody's business what the SN is of a firearm someone else owns. It's also a hedge/defense against the possibility that some lowlife will give the SN to law enforcement, claiming that the gun with that SN was stolen from them whenever. Human beings being human, the accused may not h...
by Twodot
Sat May 04, 2019 8:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Black Powder Question...OK 2 Questions.
Replies: 20
Views: 763

Re: Black Powder Question...OK 2 Questions.

Bullard4075 You might wander up to the Rod and Gun Club about 9:00 tomorrow morning. I think they host a muzzle loader shoot on the first Sunday of each month, open to the public. OR Yellowstone Rifle Club, third Sunday every month. Muzzle loader shoot AND black powder cartridge rifle match. Someone...
by Twodot
Sat May 04, 2019 7:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Black Powder Question...OK 2 Questions.
Replies: 20
Views: 763

Re: Black Powder Question...OK 2 Questions.

Check out Sagebrush Guns on 1st Avenue North, sorta by the Fair Grounds.
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by Twodot
Sat Apr 20, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This is for sale.....
Replies: 14
Views: 641

Re: This is for sale.....

I have to pass. Only one available.

Bummer.

I want a matching pair.
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by Twodot
Wed Apr 17, 2019 7:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 357 factory loads
Replies: 10
Views: 463

Re: 357 factory loads

Makes a semi auto malfunction drill seem simple eh? I’ve had a 19 and a 66 locked up with factory rounds not having enough crimp. Helped me switch to semi for edc. K-frame is still my perfect fit. a little off topic but, wouldn't the same issue (primer only, lodging a bullet in the barrel) tie up a...
by Twodot
Wed Apr 17, 2019 7:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thoughts on faux ivory grips
Replies: 17
Views: 614

Re: Thoughts on faux ivory grips

. They are Antique paper Micarta grips from www.clcustomgrips.com , over on the Ruger Forum. . Looks like CLC might be out of business. I just tried your link and those in my bookmarks and could not get to his site. Joe from the main page of his web site: "Due to health problems I’ve had to stop ma...
by Twodot
Wed Apr 10, 2019 5:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Purty brass
Replies: 4
Views: 218

Re: Purty brass

That purty rifle deserves to be loaded with purty brass!
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by Twodot
Mon Apr 08, 2019 9:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Planning trip to MT,WY. Need suggestions.
Replies: 16
Views: 368

Re: Planning trip to MT,WY. Need suggestions.

Since you have already been to Cody, Idaho is a good idea. I hear there are a few pretty big fish in the Henry.
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by Twodot
Mon Apr 08, 2019 8:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What size dowel to knock out 357 bullets
Replies: 11
Views: 344

Re: What size dowel to knock out 357 bullets

+1 for a cleaning rod, proper size jag, a muzzle/bore guide and a rubber mallet.
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by Twodot
Mon Apr 08, 2019 8:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: N Frame
Replies: 42
Views: 1011

Re: N Frame

That 4" barrel makes for one nicely proportioned revolver. Very good!
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by Twodot
Mon Apr 08, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Planning trip to MT,WY. Need suggestions.
Replies: 16
Views: 368

Re: Planning trip to MT,WY. Need suggestions.

Probably need to make your motel reservations now if you plan to stay within 100 miles of Yellowstone/Teton NP between Memorial Day and Labor Day. Jackson-Dubois-Lander-Thermopolis-Cody-Old Faithful-Jackson (or the other way around), with a night or two spent in each, would be a nice tour of NW Wyom...
by Twodot
Thu Apr 04, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Plugged Bore
Replies: 18
Views: 506

Re: Plugged Bore

Someone must have been trying real hard to hurt themselves. .. .. I think these were light loads ... just too light to exit the barrel. I was sort of thinking the along the same lines. Maybe the reloader's logic went something like "If I load them extra light there will be less recoil and then I ca...
by Twodot
Thu Apr 04, 2019 4:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Plugged Bore
Replies: 18
Views: 506

Re: Plugged Bore

Someone must have been trying real hard to hurt themselves.
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by Twodot
Thu Apr 04, 2019 4:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bringing an old one back to life
Replies: 14
Views: 477

Re: Bringing an old one back to life

Where is the "like" button?

Now, if it's looking for a new home .................... :wink:
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by Twodot
Sun Mar 31, 2019 8:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 73 and 92: what were they made for?
Replies: 28
Views: 844

Re: Winchester 73 and 92: what were they made for?

Interesting. I never new the '73 continued to be manufactured into the 1940's.
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by Twodot
Mon Mar 11, 2019 6:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Now THIS is a Throwing Knife....!
Replies: 6
Views: 327

Re: Now THIS is a Throwing Knife....!

or Crocodile Dundee, "You call that a knife?................."
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by Twodot
Sun Mar 10, 2019 10:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sure wish they would stop the madness
Replies: 26
Views: 817

Re: Sure wish they would stop the madness

Bill in Oregon wrote:
Sun Mar 10, 2019 7:13 am
DST seems to have come earlier than usual this year, for some reason. It was not on my radar at all.
climate change did it.
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by Twodot
Thu Mar 07, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: S&W 317 Air lite 22 ** Update ** #2
Replies: 29
Views: 1299

Re: S&W 317 Air lite 22 ** Update ** #2

I have not said anything so far because I don't have anything by Smith&Wesson. My only advice is to buy it and shoot it. If you like it, keep it. If not, sell it for what you paid or even a little more. We are enablers here. I am saving for a .357 Mag levergun. Anyone want to try to talk me out of ...
by Twodot
Tue Mar 05, 2019 7:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Pancake Day!
Replies: 15
Views: 379

Re: Happy Pancake Day!

GunnyMack wrote:
Tue Mar 05, 2019 4:39 pm
Mmmm pancakes with over easy eggs on top and maple syrup!
and bacon, don't forget the bacon.
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by Twodot
Mon Feb 25, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spring is springing in North Texas
Replies: 24
Views: 663

Re: Spring is springing in North Texas

Good to hear.
Kind of chilly here still in Montana.
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by Twodot
Thu Dec 27, 2018 11:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Love it.
Replies: 12
Views: 685

Re: Love it.

I'm trying to remember the lines at the end of the show.
The young boy said something like "So you mean the men in Grandfathers stories really lived?"
And his father answered "Yes son, they really lived."
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by Twodot
Wed Dec 12, 2018 7:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: If anyone is looking for a 99
Replies: 4
Views: 362

Re: If anyone is looking for a 99

Sure is nice for a collector. I'd like a shooter for a little less $$.
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by Twodot
Mon Dec 03, 2018 7:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: One More For The 1877
Replies: 12
Views: 743

Re: One More For The 1877

win40-82 wrote:
Sat Dec 01, 2018 12:49 pm
And the caliber was?
45-70, I believe.
( and it still is ;) )
by Twodot
Sat Dec 01, 2018 11:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: One More For The 1877
Replies: 12
Views: 743

Re: One More For The 1877

Think I already said it somewhere else but,
It looks like ya done good!
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by Twodot
Mon Nov 05, 2018 8:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bi-annual forum drive
Replies: 29
Views: 1738

Re: Bi-annual forum drive

Oaky doaky, Paypal sent :)
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by Twodot
Thu Nov 01, 2018 6:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cell coverage
Replies: 13
Views: 800

Re: Cell coverage

Marvin S wrote:
Thu Nov 01, 2018 1:46 pm
jnyork wrote:
Thu Nov 01, 2018 12:59 pm
Might be different where you live, but in Wyoming Verizon service is absolutely the pits, once you get a few miles out of town you are SOL.
I like to visit WY for fishing, what carrier is best for you? I like the Encampment area
If I go to Wyoming to fish, I don't WANT cell coverage ;)
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by Twodot
Mon Oct 22, 2018 8:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The .38 Super
Replies: 26
Views: 2477

Re: The .38 Super

So who builds guns today chambered in 38 Super?
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by Twodot
Mon Aug 27, 2018 6:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How About Some Deer Camp Pics, Folks ?
Replies: 22
Views: 1129

Re: How About Some Deer Camp Pics, Folks ?

I know deer camps in America are a little bit different, I saw and stayed in some good ones in Arkansas, from rustic old shacks to trailers to a five bedroom house once. But I like to take pictures of my campsites - I have many more, but this is what I have loaded on Imgur at the moment: Siberia Ri...
by Twodot
Sun Aug 26, 2018 9:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How About Some Deer Camp Pics, Folks ?
Replies: 22
Views: 1129

Re: How About Some Deer Camp Pics, Folks ?

I know deer camps in America are a little bit different, I saw and stayed in some good ones in Arkansas, from rustic old shacks to trailers to a five bedroom house once. But I like to take pictures of my campsites - I have many more, but this is what I have loaded on Imgur at the moment: Siberia Ri...
by Twodot
Sun Aug 26, 2018 7:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How About Some Deer Camp Pics, Folks ?
Replies: 22
Views: 1129

Re: How About Some Deer Camp Pics, Folks ?

Sumatra hunting camp 3.JPG
Antelope hunting camp, Montana 2005.
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by Twodot
Tue Aug 21, 2018 6:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: OT - New record
Replies: 7
Views: 646

Re: OT - New record

Very Good! BP would be proud!
50 Scouts receiving 238 awards, you must have had a successful summer camp!
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by Twodot
Mon Jul 30, 2018 6:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hi All. Savage 99 .30-30
Replies: 20
Views: 1133

Re: Hi All. Savage 99 .30-30

this_thread_is_useless_without_pichers.jpg
:)
by Twodot
Mon Jul 30, 2018 6:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dog died yesterday.
Replies: 27
Views: 1018

Re: Dog died yesterday.

well s**t :(
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by Twodot
Wed Jul 11, 2018 5:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hmm, Gunsmoke
Replies: 12
Views: 1022

Re: Hmm, Gunsmoke

must not be the same "Gunsmoke" I watch with Marshal Dillon.
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by Twodot
Tue Jul 10, 2018 5:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 100 years of the Royal Air Force
Replies: 9
Views: 606

Re: 100 years of the Royal Air Force

must have been quite the airshow!
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by Twodot
Wed Jun 27, 2018 6:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: OT lets see you Black Powder burners
Replies: 93
Views: 9080

Re: OT lets see you Black Powder burners

Bill in Oregon wrote:
Wed Jun 27, 2018 2:35 pm
Vance, that's a capable gun!
Me shooting my old .58X.58 Kodiak maybe 20 years ago.
Image
Where's the "Like" button? :D
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by Twodot
Mon Jun 25, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: OT lets see you Black Powder burners
Replies: 93
Views: 9080

Re: OT lets see you Black Powder burners

Bill in Oregon wrote:
Mon Jun 25, 2018 4:39 pm
Thanks Ray. Some really lovely rifles -- and so many missing picture files.
But the pics that do show are superb!
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by Twodot
Sun Jun 24, 2018 12:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lever Guns (pictures)
Replies: 76
Views: 6110

Re: Lever Guns (pictures)

you fellers have some mighty nice rifleguns and post pretty good pitchers (even the upsidedown ones).
keep 'em coming.
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by Twodot
Sun Jun 03, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Leaves of three, leave it be ...
Replies: 12
Views: 996

Re: Leaves of three, leave it be ...

I have used borax (the 20 Mule Team kind) to kill the plants if they aren't too big. Just throw a handful on the wet leaves and wait 5 or 6 days.
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by Twodot
Mon Apr 16, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Had some 1911 grips made
Replies: 15
Views: 1378

Re: Had some 1911 grips made

Interesting, never saw coins altered like that before.
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by Twodot
Mon Jan 02, 2017 4:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tire chains
Replies: 30
Views: 1427

Re: Tire chains

with my F250 and the F150 before it and the Land Cruiser before that I put the chains on the back and run in 2 wheel drive.
You may be amazed how far you can go (and how stuck you can get) with two wheel drive and chains.

It's your outfit.
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by Twodot
Wed Aug 24, 2016 8:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tom Horn movie tonite.
Replies: 7
Views: 692

Re: Tom Horn movie tonite.

Old Ironsights wrote:
BlaineG wrote:That's a good one..... Sure seems like Tom Horn got a raw deal, though.
Most people living in WY (those not affiliated with the Cattlemen's butt'n anyway... and even some of them..) recognise that.
it's not only the folks in Wyoming.
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by Twodot
Fri Jul 01, 2016 6:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Travel/Fishing Question For Wyoming Guys...Miracle Mile
Replies: 3
Views: 806

Re: Travel/Fishing Question For Wyoming Guys...Miracle Mile

without pictures .................


it never happened. :D
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by Twodot
Wed Jun 22, 2016 5:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pick One
Replies: 22
Views: 1190

Re: Pick One

kinda depends on what you're gonna shoot with 'em, don't it?
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by Twodot
Tue Jun 21, 2016 7:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Travel/Fishing Question For Wyoming Guys...Miracle Mile
Replies: 3
Views: 806

Re: Travel/Fishing Question For Wyoming Guys...Miracle Mile

Graded gravel the whole way. Shouldn't be any problem.
Make sure you camp & fish on public land. Some private landowners get kind of cranky when they see out of state license plates.
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