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by Tycer
Tue Jul 23, 2019 9:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What a weird summer! For my fellow boaters.
Replies: 4
Views: 54

Re: What a weird summer! For my fellow boaters.

Really looking forward to this story as it develops!
Congratulations!
by Tycer
Tue Jul 23, 2019 11:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I’m oughtta here !
Replies: 20
Views: 294

Re: I’m oughtta here !

Travel safe!
by Tycer
Sun Jul 21, 2019 10:26 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Very disappointed with the News Media....
Replies: 1
Views: 60

Re: Very disappointed with the News Media....

Ah, yes. But HE3 is soon to be mined from the dark side of the moon. :shock: Nothing will matter then. :roll:
Cheers.
by Tycer
Sun Jul 14, 2019 1:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Telegraph Reader
Replies: 63
Views: 759

Re: Telegraph Reader

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/ ... _Reyes.jpg

KPH radio station was the last North American transmission of Morse Code. Twenty years ago yesterday.
July 13, 1999
by Tycer
Thu Jul 11, 2019 2:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The KA-BAR Story
Replies: 21
Views: 517

Re: The KA-BAR Story

That was good. Thanks!
by Tycer
Wed Jul 10, 2019 8:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prince Rupert’s Drop
Replies: 8
Views: 316

Re: Prince Rupert’s Drop

AJMD429 wrote:
Wed Jul 10, 2019 7:25 pm
My internet sucks right now so I can't look at the links, but I'd swear I posted something about those from that "smartereveryday" guy a year or so ago. His shows are great. He filmed them 'detonating' at high speed.
You did. Same vids. Still cool as vanilla ice.
Give it to me baby.... :lol:
by Tycer
Wed Jul 10, 2019 10:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prince Rupert’s Drop
Replies: 8
Views: 316

Prince Rupert’s Drop

Prince Rupert’s drops are made by dripping molten glass into water.
What happens when you shoot at one?

https://youtu.be/F3FkAUbetWU
https://youtu.be/k5MORochIDw
by Tycer
Sun Jul 07, 2019 9:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I you’re going to have a biopsy
Replies: 9
Views: 296

Re: I you’re going to have a biopsy

Griff wrote:
Sun Jul 07, 2019 4:19 pm
Gosh Doc, you sound like my doc... I keep askin' her to use English! Oh yeah Tycer, good luck!
Thanks Griff. It won’t be luck. The Lord is in control!
by Tycer
Sun Jul 07, 2019 8:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I you’re going to have a biopsy
Replies: 9
Views: 296

I you’re going to have a biopsy

If you’re going to have a prostate biopsy the technology has changed. Urologists can now target the exact point in the gland they want to get samples from. And accurately hit that point thanks to MRFusion. If the Dr. wants to revisit a treated area he can sample the exact spot. If you have PHI or 4k...
by Tycer
Sat Jul 06, 2019 9:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New levergunner arrived yesterday.
Replies: 20
Views: 345

Re: New levergunner arrived yesterday.

Blessed. Welcome sir.
by Tycer
Sat Jul 06, 2019 9:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: It was a boy!!!
Replies: 16
Views: 278

Re: It was a boy!!!

Blessed. Welcome sir.
by Tycer
Thu Jul 04, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Trans-
Replies: 5
Views: 208

Re: Trans-

:lol:
piller wrote:
Thu Jul 04, 2019 12:36 pm
I had heard about Trans-fats. Now I understand.
by Tycer
Thu Jul 04, 2019 7:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Trans-
Replies: 5
Views: 208

Trans-

Yep.
by Tycer
Sat Jun 29, 2019 12:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The .380
Replies: 20
Views: 533

Re: The .380

Thanks Jim. Learn something every day.
by Tycer
Fri Jun 21, 2019 9:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cast boolit hunting alloy?
Replies: 19
Views: 578

Re: Cast boolit hunting alloy?

I use WW+2% tin+1% Magnum Shot. No shattering. Even quenched. Even into red clay. Decent deformation on bone or clay.
WFP bullet. Clean. Like a pipe was shoved through. Eat right up to the hole.
Follow the Linebaugh penetration tests of 1800 fps entry and heavy for caliber.
by Tycer
Thu Jun 20, 2019 9:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Win 92 25/20 project rifle
Replies: 17
Views: 550

Re: Win 92 25/20 project rifle

Cool. 8)
by Tycer
Wed Jun 19, 2019 9:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Win 92 25/20 project rifle
Replies: 17
Views: 550

Re: Win 92 25/20 project rifle

This is getting interesting!

Image
by Tycer
Tue Jun 18, 2019 9:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Droll observation
Replies: 16
Views: 535

Re: Droll observation

GunnyMack wrote:
Tue Jun 18, 2019 5:24 pm
.....my mammary ain't what it used to be...
Then urinate
by Tycer
Tue Jun 18, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Win 92 25/20 project rifle
Replies: 17
Views: 550

Re: Win 92 25/20 project rifle

I don’t know the answer to your question but I might just have the 19” barrel lined fresh and enjoy the “heritage.“ In building Historical Society guidance, any changes to a building before the Historical Society gets involved is considered part of the history and cannot be removed or changed. It ca...
by Tycer
Mon Jun 17, 2019 1:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Best 30-30 bullet to reload for hogs
Replies: 15
Views: 607

Re: Best 30-30 bullet to reload for hogs

Grizz wrote:
Mon Jun 17, 2019 7:09 am
anything hard cast. 30-30s don't deserve copper fouling

http://beartoothbullets.com/bulletselec ... catagory=1
Yes. I like the Lyman 31141/311041 for cast.
by Tycer
Mon Jun 17, 2019 6:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Best 30-30 bullet to reload for hogs
Replies: 15
Views: 607

Re: Best 30-30 bullet to reload for hogs

Ray wrote:
Sun Jun 16, 2019 11:03 pm
Tycer wrote:
Sun Jun 16, 2019 8:12 pm
170 core lokt
My first choice but hard to come by these days.......

Speer hot core in 130, 150, or 170 gr. will do.
https://www.midwayusa.com/product/16014 ... soft-point
by Tycer
Sun Jun 16, 2019 8:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Best 30-30 bullet to reload for hogs
Replies: 15
Views: 607

Re: Best 30-30 bullet to reload for hogs

170 core lokt
by Tycer
Tue Jun 11, 2019 3:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 4537
Views: 78709

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

4,000 baby
by Tycer
Tue Jun 04, 2019 4:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 37 years of Bliss
Replies: 28
Views: 585

Re: 37 years of Bliss

Congratulations!
But you keep using that word (bliss)
by Tycer
Mon Jun 03, 2019 11:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bullet mold
Replies: 11
Views: 338

Re: Bullet mold

by Tycer
Sat Jun 01, 2019 2:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Which gun?
Replies: 19
Views: 554

Re: Which gun?

Before I knew better...
Shooting spitwads out of our crosman760s at the tv with two pumps
Somehow a bb snuck in there.
BIG console tv circa 1972
My friend’s dad beat us both.
by Tycer
Thu May 30, 2019 8:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Decoration Day" question
Replies: 28
Views: 601

Re: "Decoration Day" question

FWiedner wrote:
Thu May 30, 2019 6:27 pm
vancelw wrote:
Thu May 30, 2019 9:49 am
Slavery is alive and well all over the world today, maybe not in such overt forms. (Ex: human trafficking, prostitution)
Ready to crusade against it, or are you okay with it since it's not in your backyard?
But... it is.

:?
Human trade or debt?
by Tycer
Thu May 30, 2019 6:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayers please
Replies: 43
Views: 866

Re: Prayers please

Thanks for the update!
by Tycer
Wed May 29, 2019 9:47 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Interesting SpyGate Timeline....
Replies: 1
Views: 207

Re: Interesting SpyGate Timeline....

I don’t get it. :shock:
by Tycer
Wed May 29, 2019 7:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Weekend lapstrake boating
Replies: 9
Views: 392

Re: Weekend lapstrake boating

Where in the world did you find a modern Yamaha with classic Mercury styling? I love my old outboards and wouldn't hesitate such a trip with my current daily ride, a '58 Lone Star Skipper with '58 Evinrude Lark 35 but I get why not everyone would or should. That’s Rustoleum rattle can paint, 3m vin...
by Tycer
Wed May 29, 2019 6:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 357 lever gun 16 vs 20 inch barrel
Replies: 32
Views: 1130

Re: 357 lever gun 16 vs 20 inch barrel

silverback57 wrote:
Tue May 28, 2019 8:43 pm
While purchasing this gun from Steve's guns I have had the pleasure to speak with Steve on several occations.

He is a great guy to speak with.
Yep. Great choice of place to order. Starting off with the best is always the perfect decision.
by Tycer
Tue May 28, 2019 8:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Weekend lapstrake boating
Replies: 9
Views: 392

Weekend lapstrake boating

Had a great time in the little 15’ White Lapstrake in Charleston. 100+ NMiles over the weekend. Did a big clockwise loop of the Stono-Atlantic Ocean-Edisto-Stono. My first time piloting in the Ocean. She was kind. About 2’ seas or so. Still a bit unnerving at first. Had to stay a ways offshore to st...
by Tycer
Sat May 25, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: .357 Mag Handloading with H110 vs Lil'Gun Powders. A Surprising Result
Replies: 25
Views: 773

Re: .357 Mag Handloading with H110 vs Lil'Gun Powders. A Surprising Result

Ive been using Lil Gun quite a lot in various calibers. It never ceases to please me. I want to give it a try with my 30 Carbine loads for my M1 Carbine next. However, I finished up my stock of H110 by loading up about 2,200rds of 30 Carbine so I've got a while to go before I'll need to make a run ...
by Tycer
Sat May 25, 2019 9:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Soccer ball accuracy
Replies: 6
Views: 247

Re: Soccer ball accuracy

Some things 30 yards, some things 300. And some things in between.
by Tycer
Fri May 24, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What do you call the last
Replies: 12
Views: 567

Re: What do you call the last

Old maids here. I’ve also heard widows.
by Tycer
Fri May 24, 2019 11:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What do you call the last
Replies: 12
Views: 567

What do you call the last

What do you call the last partially popped kernels of popcorn?
by Tycer
Tue May 21, 2019 5:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Powder Coating question
Replies: 4
Views: 216

Re: Powder Coating question

Powder coating seems to be variable. My KargoMaster truck rack is still going strong with only the wear surface being devoid of paint and no flaking or chipping anywhere else. My DrawTite hitch is equally good. Ten years on each. I have lots of other things that aren’t faring nearly as well. I’ve ha...
by Tycer
Sun May 19, 2019 5:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 357 lever gun 16 vs 20 inch barrel
Replies: 32
Views: 1130

Re: 357 lever gun 16 vs 20 inch barrel

There’s no ballistic advantage to a 20” other than sight radius. My chronographed loads show no difference in accuracy and a slight loss of velocity with Lil’Gun in the 20”. Both Winchester 94’s and Rossi 92’s behaved the same. The 16” balances better for me. A heavy octagon works better for me on r...
by Tycer
Thu May 16, 2019 8:02 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Turn about is fair play......
Replies: 7
Views: 414

Re: Turn about is fair play......

FWiedner wrote:
Wed May 15, 2019 4:01 am
.

Talk is cheap.

Results speak for themselves.

No one should believe it's more than political theater until people start going to jail.

:|
This
by Tycer
Wed May 15, 2019 8:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dremel tool?
Replies: 19
Views: 626

Re: Dremel tool?

I despise my 200 series corded two speed. I have a 20 year old $6 Target version that won’t die even though the front bushing is worn. I have an old model with no label attached to a flexible I use on the bench. I’d buy a 3000 series with a small kit and then add what I need as I need it. I would bu...
by Tycer
Thu May 09, 2019 8:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Newbie bullet casting help please! RForte61
Replies: 13
Views: 296

Re: Newbie bullet casting help please! RForte61

What gun do you want to cast for?
Caliber?
Bullet use?

Do you reload already?
Do you ever use jacketed bullets in the gun?
by Tycer
Thu May 09, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Newbie bullet casting help please! RForte61
Replies: 13
Views: 296

Newbie bullet casting help please! RForte61

RForte61 wrote:
Thu May 09, 2019 10:46 am
Any recommendation for the best reference source for design, casting and making? I would like to give it a try
Start yourself a new thread with that question. You’re gonna get a ton of info. Wait, I did it for you :D
by Tycer
Thu May 09, 2019 7:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A little more bullet porn
Replies: 13
Views: 614

Re: A little more bullet porn

Hhggt
by Tycer
Tue May 07, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Wabbit hunt.
Replies: 10
Views: 321

Re: Wabbit hunt.

Excellent. Glad to see you back!