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by Old Savage
Wed Jun 20, 2018 8:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: new weapons cache discovered....
Replies: 6
Views: 116

Re: new weapons cache discovered....

If he has them, others can't use them.
by Old Savage
Fri Jun 15, 2018 6:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Glenfield 30/ Range Report
Replies: 13
Views: 427

Re: Glenfield 30

Hard chrome it.
by Old Savage
Tue Jun 05, 2018 2:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jeepin' pics
Replies: 35
Views: 475

Re: Jeepin' pics

At the range.
by Old Savage
Mon Jun 04, 2018 4:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Some 410 action....
Replies: 11
Views: 345

Re: Some 410 action....

Gift from a patient.
by Old Savage
Mon Jun 04, 2018 8:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Some 410 action....
Replies: 11
Views: 345

Re: Some 410 action....

Mine is a Marlin lever made in the early 30s.
by Old Savage
Sun Jun 03, 2018 6:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Some 410 action....
Replies: 11
Views: 345

Re: Some 410 action....

Nath, you are amazing. Love to read your posts
by Old Savage
Tue May 29, 2018 5:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ok Guys, you have up to $2000 to spend,
Replies: 39
Views: 698

Re: Ok Guys, you have up to $2000 to spend,

4 3/4" Colt SAA in .45 Colt, 3rd Gen. because ... that is what I just did with a Barranti holster.

Maybe Pete, call it old gold.
by Old Savage
Mon May 28, 2018 8:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: article ..... Top 10 Best Leverguns
Replies: 8
Views: 393

Re: article ..... Top 10 Best Leverguns

Better to increase the list to 15. The BLR in .243 may be my most accurate rifle.
by Old Savage
Mon May 28, 2018 7:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: article ..... Top 10 Best Leverguns
Replies: 8
Views: 393

Re: article ..... Top 10 Best Leverguns

Missed the Model 88.
by Old Savage
Sun May 27, 2018 7:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Providence Tool Sights
Replies: 10
Views: 441

Re: Providence Tool Sights

Real men shoot with open sights on the barrel. This sort of thing is just a half measure to a scope.
by Old Savage
Sun May 27, 2018 7:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Providence Tool Sights
Replies: 10
Views: 441

Re: Providence Tool Sights

Real men shoot with open sights on the barrel. This sort of going is just a half measure to a scope.
by Old Savage
Sun May 20, 2018 12:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: PT Leads to more PT...
Replies: 44
Views: 1374

Re: PT Leads to more PT...

Ji, thought about you all day yesterday hiking through this
by Old Savage
Fri May 18, 2018 12:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Savage 99 250-3000
Replies: 13
Views: 499

Re: Savage 99 250-3000

Great rifle.
by Old Savage
Thu May 17, 2018 11:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: PT Leads to more PT...
Replies: 44
Views: 1374

Re: PT Leads to more PT...

I broke my elbow at age 16 and again at 27. At 27 they said it was an old fracture that had worn smooth and then joined by cartilage. Yours had the same look. Did you ever sprain that ankle? I have had a dozen fractures, some were very painful, others not at all.
by Old Savage
Thu May 17, 2018 4:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: PT Leads to more PT...
Replies: 44
Views: 1374

Re: PT Leads to more PT...

Is the tibia maleolus a refracture of an old fracture?
by Old Savage
Thu May 17, 2018 4:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: PT Leads to more PT...
Replies: 44
Views: 1374

Re: PT Leads to more PT...

Wow that is ugly. Ji, I hope this comes along well for you from here on out. You certainly have been through it. Won't set off the airport alarms. I have a lot more metal and coming to the big island last year no airport alerts.
by Old Savage
Thu May 17, 2018 4:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 9.3 x 74R
Replies: 17
Views: 660

Re: 9.3 x 74R

A friend had one. He really liked it. Sold it due to his own physical problems.
by Old Savage
Sun May 13, 2018 1:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What knives did they use? Really!
Replies: 31
Views: 2466

Re: What knives did they use? Really!

More or less along those lines the knives I have used the most. The top is a Dexter breaking knife. I call it a chicken splitter because that is what I use it for. Obviously carbon steel. The two in the middle are Forshner high carbon stainless. We have had all these more than 40 years. The bottom i...
by Old Savage
Sat May 12, 2018 8:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What knives did they use? Really!
Replies: 31
Views: 2466

Re: What knives did they use? Really!

Here is what they really used on the old farm 80 to 100 years ago, forged, no brand, carbon steel. Sharpens easily, holds an edge.
by Old Savage
Fri May 11, 2018 9:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What knives did they use? Really!
Replies: 31
Views: 2466

Re: What knives did they use? Really!

Here is a video you may enjoy. Cold Steel SRK AUS 8. I have one in VG 1 which is apparently similar. It has seen no use for an opinion.

https://youtu.be/hFt2QHiZG6E
by Old Savage
Wed May 09, 2018 9:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Response to EBay's cry for help
Replies: 22
Views: 952

Re: My Response to EBay's cry for help

Great response with your usual class and intelligence.
by Old Savage
Wed May 02, 2018 8:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What knives did they use? Really!
Replies: 31
Views: 2466

Re: What knives did they use? Really!

Very contrary to my experience with this AUS 8, holds a very sharp edge and sharpens easily.
by Old Savage
Wed May 02, 2018 12:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What knives did they use? Really!
Replies: 31
Views: 2466

Re: What knives did they use? Really!

I find this Dozier to be very comfortable. In D2 with his heat treat it is functionally stainless.
by Old Savage
Wed May 02, 2018 12:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What knives did they use? Really!
Replies: 31
Views: 2466

Re: What knives did they use? Really!

That is likely the most important thing. There are all kinds of good steel knives around.
by Old Savage
Wed May 02, 2018 11:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What knives did they use? Really!
Replies: 31
Views: 2466

Re: What knives did they use? Really!

Pepe, about 1991 when I bought this Seyfried said in an article that this was about the most all-round useful knife he had used. It is made of AUS 8.
by Old Savage
Sun Apr 29, 2018 3:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lone Ranger rock
Replies: 43
Views: 1146

Re: Lone Ranger rock

Thought you lived much further south. We should get together at A Place to Shoot on San Francisquito.

I am having that or two. It will be chicken tonight.
by Old Savage
Sun Apr 29, 2018 11:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lone Ranger rock
Replies: 43
Views: 1146

Re: Lone Ranger rock

Carl, I see we talked about this five years ago. Great that you still have that car. If you are ever driving it up by Lancaster let me know.

I remember that panorama. We looked it over when we were down there.
by Old Savage
Sat Apr 28, 2018 9:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lone Ranger rock
Replies: 43
Views: 1146

Re: Lone Ranger rock

That was the iconic car to have back then.
by Old Savage
Sat Apr 28, 2018 11:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rough year for chronographs
Replies: 11
Views: 397

Re: Rough year for chronographs

Yeah, they just don't hold up well to gun fire.
by Old Savage
Sat Apr 28, 2018 11:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lone Ranger rock
Replies: 43
Views: 1146

Re: Lone Ranger rock

Here are a couple pictures from Malibu Creek State Park with some MASH scenery.
by Old Savage
Fri Apr 27, 2018 12:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WTF ! Anti's Actually Own Multiple Gun Forums ?
Replies: 8
Views: 559

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

Exactly Rusty, who is surprised?
by Old Savage
Tue Apr 24, 2018 1:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: YETI cooler cuts ties with NRA
Replies: 18
Views: 688

Re: YETI cooler cuts ties with NRA

Made in the Phillipines. Counter productive for these businesses to get involved like this
by Old Savage
Tue Apr 24, 2018 9:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lone Ranger rock
Replies: 43
Views: 1146

Re: Lone Ranger rock

Malibu Creek State Park has some of the MASH stuff and the Bat Cave is in Bronson Canyon. Looking for some pics we have of those.

The helicopter fly in scene in MASH was filmed by Sherwood Country Club.
by Old Savage
Mon Apr 23, 2018 2:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lone Ranger rock
Replies: 43
Views: 1146

Re: Lone Ranger rock

John, the history I can find has the Iversons owning the property in 1912 prior to Corrigan but there were multiple ongoing divisions and ownerships.
by Old Savage
Mon Apr 23, 2018 2:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lone Ranger rock
Replies: 43
Views: 1146

Re: Lone Ranger rock

John, here is some info on the Iverson movie ranch.

http://iversonmovieranch.blogspot.com/?m=1
by Old Savage
Sun Apr 22, 2018 6:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lone Ranger rock
Replies: 43
Views: 1146

Re: Lone Ranger rock

Six, think I saw his guns at the Autry Western Museum. Call me when your plane is getting in, we can tour.
by Old Savage
Sun Apr 22, 2018 6:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lone Ranger rock
Replies: 43
Views: 1146

Re: Lone Ranger rock

Six, if you think about it, "The Code of the West" is mostly what prevails here.
by Old Savage
Sun Apr 22, 2018 2:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lone Ranger rock
Replies: 43
Views: 1146

Re: Lone Ranger rock

Exactly Ray. My wife and daughter have hiked to the Batman cave but that I think is in a different area. Obviously there are a lot of movie filming sites out here.
by Old Savage
Sun Apr 22, 2018 1:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lone Ranger rock
Replies: 43
Views: 1146

Re: Lone Ranger rock

Almost 40 years ago an old fellow came into my office. As we went through his case history it came out that he was the main stuntman on the Lone Ranger series. He said that if I saw someone fall from a horse it was probably him. He also told me how they did the runaway stage scenes. Later he told me...
by Old Savage
Sun Apr 22, 2018 11:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lone Ranger rock
Replies: 43
Views: 1146

Re: Lone Ranger rock

And you know Six, now that I take a closer look, I see the condos behind the rock. :-)
by Old Savage
Sun Apr 22, 2018 11:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lone Ranger rock
Replies: 43
Views: 1146

Re: Lone Ranger rock

Six, It is across the road from a park where a lot of westerns were shot. Condos all around that I cleverly kept out of the picture. One local called it the duck rock. You would recognize the terrain from old westerns.
by Old Savage
Sun Apr 22, 2018 11:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lone Ranger rock
Replies: 43
Views: 1146

Lone Ranger rock

Here it is, the rock where the Lone Ranger used to rear up his horse at the start of the show. Always wanted to get there, tried five years ago shortly after recovery from an auto accident. But, it is across a steep ravine and I was wearing cowboy boots. Went back yesterday with real hiking boots an...
by Old Savage
Wed Apr 18, 2018 11:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spammers.
Replies: 12
Views: 557

Re: Spammers.

Ditto Chuck, Russian meddling :-)
by Old Savage
Tue Apr 17, 2018 11:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ruger no 1 in 303 british
Replies: 10
Views: 387

Re: Ruger no 1 in 303 british

Nice, matches the British style.
by Old Savage
Mon Apr 16, 2018 1:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 41 Mag
Replies: 25
Views: 1197

Re: 41 Mag

That is about where I am going. The best group came with a factory copper plated 210 gr. load listed at 966 fps. Shoots high at 10 yds. Only had four rounds left when I got to this target.
by Old Savage
Sun Apr 15, 2018 10:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 41 Mag
Replies: 25
Views: 1197

Re: 41 Mag

Think I backed off too far. Seems to shoot better about 950 fps. 1 3/4" at 10 yds gives me the info to adjust the sites. Looking a options.
by Old Savage
Sun Apr 15, 2018 10:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: We lost Ermy :-(
Replies: 4
Views: 317

Re: We lost Ermy :-(

He was a local resident here and was partners in the local Bravery Brewery. RIP Well done!
by Old Savage
Thu Apr 12, 2018 9:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 41 Mag
Replies: 25
Views: 1197

Re: 41 Mag

In researching the .41 Mag I found that the case capacity is very similar to the .44 Spl.. It would seem that any .44 Spl. load is a candidate for a reduced .41 Mag load.
by Old Savage
Thu Apr 12, 2018 4:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Savage 99A in .250-3000 - Stock Upgrade
Replies: 13
Views: 531

Re: Savage 99A in .250-3000 - Stock Upgrade

Very nice, came out great. Best looking 99A I have seen.
by Old Savage
Wed Apr 11, 2018 9:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Rossi 92 .357, new in the box and in the house!!!
Replies: 24
Views: 1109

Re: New Rossi 92 .357, new in the box and in the house!!!

Six, thank you for pointing that out.