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by Rusty
Thu Jun 21, 2018 6:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kel-Tec recall for some SUB-2000's
Replies: 4
Views: 126

Re: Kel-Tec recall for some SUB-2000's

even though they hail from my home state I have never been able to trust anything they make.
by Rusty
Thu Jun 21, 2018 6:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 2018 Darwin Awards Announced
Replies: 7
Views: 402

Re: 2018 Darwin Awards Announced

You just can't fix stupid.
by Rusty
Sun Jun 17, 2018 1:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayer request
Replies: 24
Views: 412

Re: Prayer request

Grayson update:

He is now on normal room air and the docs have upped his feedings 5 mil every 3 hours.
by Rusty
Fri Jun 15, 2018 7:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: phone systems question
Replies: 2
Views: 154

Re: phone systems question

If the hardwire systems in your area are that unreliable maybe 3 or 4 cell phones would be a better choice. There are also Google phone numbers but they require a constant internet connection to be reliable. It's all just a WAG mind you.
by Rusty
Fri Jun 15, 2018 7:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayer request
Replies: 24
Views: 412

Re: Prayer request

I'm trying to give mom and dad some space. Mom is a school administrator and has a lot of people hovering over her. Her water had broken few weeks before and she was in the hospital on bed rest for another 2 weeks before she delivered. They did give her steroids to help little Grayson with his lung ...
by Rusty
Wed Jun 13, 2018 6:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayer request
Replies: 24
Views: 412

Prayer request

I'm a great uncle again. This time my great nephew GRAYSON BRYNER was born at 27.5 weeks. My son, Rusty Jr was at 29 weeks when he was born. There is a lot of waiting now to see how the youngster will progress.
by Rusty
Wed Jun 13, 2018 6:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: lee handpress for pistol calibres?
Replies: 26
Views: 644

Re: lee handpress for pistol calibres?

I have 2 of them. they're great for .357 from start to finish.
by Rusty
Wed Jun 13, 2018 5:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Magic Lantern
Replies: 41
Views: 905

Re: The Magic Lantern

My step-grandfather had one of those that had been wired to take a 60W lightbulb. considering what it was it did a really good job. He had a whole box full of old glass slides. Pictures of far away places.
by Rusty
Wed Jun 13, 2018 5:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: reprofile octagonal rossi 92 barrel
Replies: 15
Views: 464

Re: reprofile octagonal rossi 92 barrel

Or... just PM me and I'll buy yours and you can get another one.
by Rusty
Wed Jun 13, 2018 5:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prius repellent
Replies: 22
Views: 756

Re: Prius repellent

Around here rolling coal will get you a $300 ticket when you get caught.
by Rusty
Wed Jun 13, 2018 5:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Alzheimer's Test -- How Will You Do?
Replies: 14
Views: 466

Re: Alzheimer's Test -- How Will You Do?

You know when you post something like that here you're hunting over a baited field.
by Rusty
Sat Jun 09, 2018 9:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Computer Memory...
Replies: 7
Views: 328

Re: Computer Memory...

Some time ago I bought 2, 2 terabyte solid state hard drives for less than $100 each. I use them for storing photos. I ave one to my sister in law who loves to scan old family photos.
by Rusty
Sat Jun 09, 2018 8:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Florida Retreiver Found
Replies: 8
Views: 392

Re: Florida Retreiver Found

The best place for a gator is on my plate between the french fries and the swamp cabbage.
by Rusty
Wed Jun 06, 2018 2:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jeepin' pics
Replies: 35
Views: 479

Re: Jeepin' pics

Thanks for posting the pictures, very nice.
The nicest jeep I've ever seen was a CJ-6. It had a longer wheel base than the new CJ-7's they made for the yuppies (IMHO.) But it was Jeep all the way. I had 2 CJ-5s, a 6 banger 258 and a V-8. The V-8 was a waste.
by Rusty
Wed Jun 06, 2018 2:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Does 357 magnum at carbine velocities produce 1 shot stops?
Replies: 39
Views: 945

Re: Does 357 magnum at carbine velocities produce 1 shot stops?

In times past the 125 grain .357 Mag from a 4" barrel was considered the number one one shot stopper. That test was done a long time ago. FBI testing has resulted in a lot of new ideas. You might consider looking up some different tests but the FBI is considered the gold standard. IMHO a 158 gr HP o...
by Rusty
Tue May 29, 2018 6:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Con man-thief!
Replies: 36
Views: 1272

Re: Con man-thief!

Marlinman 93 you're trying to do the stand up thing here and warn other people. That's the honorable thing to do. Folks should be thankful that you went the extra mile.
by Rusty
Tue May 29, 2018 6:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: article ..... Top 10 Best Leverguns
Replies: 8
Views: 398

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

I wouldn't mind having a BLR in .223 if they'd use a decent twist rate. As it is I'll just pass.
by Rusty
Tue May 29, 2018 6:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Remington Is On The Way To Solvency
Replies: 8
Views: 431

Re: Remington Is On The Way To Solvency

I hope they fix the M700 triggers.
by Rusty
Sat May 26, 2018 11:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: R.I.P. Clint Walker
Replies: 3
Views: 177

Re: R.I.P. Clint Walker

Sorry didn't see the other post about this, but I'm gonna leave this here anyway. I never heard anything bad about him. I always enjoyed watching him act. I guess he's the last of the DIRTY DOZEN.
by Rusty
Sat May 26, 2018 11:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: R.I.P. Clint Walker
Replies: 3
Views: 177

R.I.P. Clint Walker

I saw this on the news feed a few days ago 5/21/18 Clint walker passed away. One of the last American Cowboy stars.
by Rusty
Sat May 26, 2018 9:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: H&R Firing Pin
Replies: 5
Views: 291

Re: H&R Firing Pin

You might try calling Brownells and see if they have any suggestions.
by Rusty
Sat May 26, 2018 9:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Big Sister IS Watching YOU !
Replies: 17
Views: 682

Re: Big Sister IS Watching YOU !

My bandwidth is so bad that there's no way I could use one of those, but considering how intrusive those things are I wouldn't want one. Anybody remember seeing 2001 A Space Odyssey? They had a computer named Hal.
by Rusty
Sat May 26, 2018 8:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Con man-thief!
Replies: 36
Views: 1272

Re: Con man-thief!

Sorry to hear you got scammed. I had a near miss with a forum member from this forum once myself. Having been a postal contractor for nine years I had several close relationships with a few people, one of which was a postal inspector. He told me once that the inspection service is always trying to j...
by Rusty
Mon May 21, 2018 5:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cops need to go back to revolvers
Replies: 52
Views: 1578

Re: Cops need to go back to revolvers

I'd have to agree it's a lack of skill/training that is the problem, not the equipment. Even when I carried a revolver as a LEO I sometimes carried a 1911 as a backup. Most cops aren't gun guys, that's just a fact of life.
by Rusty
Sun May 20, 2018 12:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Savage 99 250-3000
Replies: 13
Views: 504

Re: Savage 99 250-3000

My brother in law has a 99 takedown in .250 Savage that he has had since he was a teenager. It was actually given to his father for helping a lady that was stuck in a snow storm. He always tells me about an article he read in THE AMERICAN RIFLEMAN years ago about some Eskimos that did all their hunt...
by Rusty
Sat May 19, 2018 6:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 9.3 x 74R
Replies: 17
Views: 669

Re: 9.3 x 74R

I had never even heard of this round until I was reading an article about reloading for the .410. They said one source for brass .410 cases was 9.3X74R brass so I bought a couple of boxes of the brass. I never took it further than that since I decided .410 wasn't enough for a reliable one shot stop ...
by Rusty
Sat May 19, 2018 5:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: We Had A Chance To Honor The Deceased Military
Replies: 12
Views: 422

Re: We Had A Chance To Honor The Deceased Military

Thank you Blaine. I salute you sir. You have served your country, retired, and continue to serve without pay. May God bless you.
by Rusty
Sat May 19, 2018 5:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Henry golden boy art.
Replies: 7
Views: 325

Re: Henry golden boy art.

Years ago there was a company that was making targets where you shot the paper in the shape of an indian chief or a few other designs. When you got done shooting you peeled off the paper and there was a copper sheet under it that had the design you had shot in it.
That looks great Lenn.
by Rusty
Sat May 19, 2018 5:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another mouse trap
Replies: 75
Views: 1721

Re: Another mouse trap

Well if I see a piece on the news about a PETA SWAT team raid in Michigan I'll know what that's all about.
by Rusty
Thu May 17, 2018 6:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What do ya think it is. ( RR logging camp )
Replies: 28
Views: 1223

Re: What do ya think it is.

It looks like a hinge of some kind.
by Rusty
Sat May 12, 2018 9:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: R.I.P. Dick Casull
Replies: 19
Views: 802

Re: R.I.P. Dick Cassull

The world is certainly richer because of him.
by Rusty
Wed May 09, 2018 5:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Better Grips for NAA Mini Revolvers (added new pix)
Replies: 10
Views: 566

Re: Better Grips for NAA Mini Revolvers (added new pix)

I bought a NAA convertible for my son several years ago. The stock grips that came with it were almost useless. The optional factory stag grips were much better.
by Rusty
Wed May 09, 2018 4:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 5 in 1 blanks
Replies: 5
Views: 399

Re: 5 in 1 blanks

IIRC they were also used in .45-70s.
by Rusty
Sun May 06, 2018 10:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Railway Express Agency Colt
Replies: 8
Views: 459

Re: Railway Express Agency Colt

I'm not a Colt fan but I always love a good story. This one is really good. Thanks for sharing. BTW the reason I don't like Colts is because they don't seem to fit my hand, nothing personal.
by Rusty
Sun May 06, 2018 10:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: PT Leads to more PT...
Replies: 44
Views: 1383

Re: PT Leads to more PT...

Oh Ji, how I wish you were in Florida. So sorry to hear this brother. I'll be praying for you. Since you don't have anything to do now you can start posting more pictures of that beautiful water around you.
by Rusty
Sun May 06, 2018 9:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Want to design a Henry Rifle to your specs...?
Replies: 19
Views: 655

Re: Want to design a Henry Rifle to your specs...?

I gave it a shot. I'd like to see a .30-30 necked up to .35 cal. They could call it the .35 Henry.
by Rusty
Mon Apr 30, 2018 6:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pics Of Fordwannabe's New Rifle WITH TWO NEW PICS
Replies: 26
Views: 795

Re: Pics Of Fordwannabe's New Rifle From Sixgun

Heal well Jack. Prayers up.
by Rusty
Fri Apr 27, 2018 11:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got a call from a Dem.
Replies: 5
Views: 502

Re: Got a call from a Dem.

Somehow I got on the mailing list for Se. Bill Nelson (D) from Fla. I am amazing to see all the lies he puts out in daily emails. It is totally unbelievable.
by Rusty
Fri Apr 27, 2018 11:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: College or not?
Replies: 16
Views: 631

Re: College or not?

Thank you very much guys. This is a single mother raising two sons. I just wanted to giver her some help with the thought process. Mom wants to see the young man go to college. The young man just isn't sure and can't make up his mind. With no direct male influence in his life I was hoping he would b...
by Rusty
Fri Apr 27, 2018 11:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rough year for chronographs
Replies: 11
Views: 404

Re: Rough year for chronographs

I'll be I could get rich by offering heavy duty lexan Chrony shields on the net.
by Rusty
Fri Apr 27, 2018 11:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got something to say
Replies: 33
Views: 1182

Re: Got something to say

I think the problem is we have raised a generation of people who can't hold a civil conversation about a subject they disagree on. For a long time before Obama I always felt that Jimmy Carter was the worst president our country has ever had. After reading his autobiography I still disagreed with him...
by Rusty
Fri Apr 27, 2018 10:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Well fellars
Replies: 33
Views: 928

Re: Well fellars

Sorry to hear you're still having problems Lenn. My Doc is always worried about my prostate health me being a truck driver. He seems to dedicated to making me live till I'm 95. I just want to last till tomorrow. Then tomorrow will worry about it again. There's a big industry here of people gathering...
by Rusty
Fri Apr 27, 2018 6:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WTF ! Anti's Actually Own Multiple Gun Forums ?
Replies: 8
Views: 564

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

It could be that they bought them to mine them for information.
by Rusty
Fri Apr 27, 2018 5:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Telephone Survey
Replies: 14
Views: 591

Re: Telephone Survey

I don't answer my phone any more. I turned off the ringer leading up to the last election. If anyone wants me they can leave a message, I check the answering machine every few days. If it's someone I know they call my cell.
by Rusty
Thu Apr 26, 2018 2:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: College or not?
Replies: 16
Views: 631

College or not?

I know of a young man living in West Virginia that is doing very well in high school. He has been holding a 4.0 grade average studying power and engineering. West Virginia University has taken notice of him and has sent him several letters trying to get him to go to school there but he's having trou...
by Rusty
Fri Apr 20, 2018 6:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Road Trip recommendations
Replies: 8
Views: 486

Re: Road Trip recommendations

If you're going to do the tail of the dragon you might as well do the neck of the dragon too. I can't remember the route number but it starts in Virginia in Hungry mother's State Park and goes north. The Blue Ridge parkway is a nice slow scenic route you might want to consider. If you go to Gettysbu...
by Rusty
Fri Apr 20, 2018 6:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Gripping Solution
Replies: 6
Views: 322

Re: A Gripping Solution

Very nice. there's just something about blue steel and walnut that makes me feel warm all over.
by Rusty
Fri Apr 20, 2018 6:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Leupold Customer Service
Replies: 8
Views: 499

Re: Leupold Customer Service

Everything I have is Leupold for just that reason. Customer service. Thanks for sharing Blaine.
by Rusty
Fri Apr 20, 2018 6:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Air rifle ammo
Replies: 6
Views: 356

Re: Air rifle ammo

If you're on Facebook there's a closed group there called AIRGUN CHAT & BS where folks discuss this sort of thing.
by Rusty
Thu Apr 19, 2018 2:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: S&W Kit Gun .22cal.
Replies: 9
Views: 646

Re: S&W Kit Gun .22cal.

crs wrote:
Sat Apr 14, 2018 5:47 pm
My first revolver was and is ( I still have it) a S&W M18 .22. How does the Kit gun differ?

Never mind - I looked it up.
The M18 is a K frame. The M63 is a smaller J frame.