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by JimT
Mon Apr 06, 2020 4:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I'ts Blaine's Fault ...
Replies: 6
Views: 114

I'ts Blaine's Fault ...

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by JimT
Mon Apr 06, 2020 1:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Beer With a Friend - A Great Life Lesson
Replies: 8
Views: 151

Re: Beer With a Friend - A Great Life Lesson

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by JimT
Mon Apr 06, 2020 12:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: It is finished!
Replies: 11
Views: 223

Re: It is finished!

Grizz wrote:
Mon Apr 06, 2020 12:17 pm
wonderful for kids of all ages, love the setting too
It's tough ... sheltering in place .... shooting in the back yard ... hiking by the river ... :lol:
by JimT
Sun Apr 05, 2020 9:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: It is finished!
Replies: 11
Views: 223

Re: It is finished!

piller wrote:
Sun Apr 05, 2020 8:53 pm
Looks like the Grandkids are enjoying it.
They are! And their momma. She went down the slide with them.
by JimT
Sun Apr 05, 2020 8:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: It is finished!
Replies: 11
Views: 223

It is finished!

Other than some touch-up painting .. http://www.reedercustomguns.net/forum/images/uploaded/202004060110105e8a81720c7e5.jpg http://www.reedercustomguns.net/forum/images/uploaded/202004060110395e8a818fdf364.jpg http://www.reedercustomguns.net/forum/images/uploaded/202004060111055e8a81a9c4e66.jpg http:...
by JimT
Sun Apr 05, 2020 2:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: When Quarantine Is Over .....
Replies: 6
Views: 242

When Quarantine Is Over .....

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by JimT
Sat Apr 04, 2020 10:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The paperback version of SURVIVAL RELOADING is now avaiable
Replies: 6
Views: 164

Re: The paperback version of SURVIVAL RELOADING is now avaiable

mikld wrote:
Sat Apr 04, 2020 10:42 am
Shameless self promotion! (J.K., I ordered both :lol: )...
My hypocrisy knows no bounds.
by JimT
Sat Apr 04, 2020 8:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The paperback version of SURVIVAL RELOADING is now avaiable
Replies: 6
Views: 164

The paperback version of SURVIVAL RELOADING is now avaiable

for anyone who is interested.

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B086PRKVNG

The Kindle version will be free for a couple days starting ... I think .. tomorrow.
by JimT
Fri Apr 03, 2020 5:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Less gun control , more social distancing
Replies: 8
Views: 182

Re: Less gun control , more social distancing

Life has to be really tough right now if your job is burglarizing homes. With everybody staying home I wonder how those guys are making a living?
by JimT
Fri Apr 03, 2020 7:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Shotgun
Replies: 17
Views: 992

Re: New Shotgun

2ndovc wrote:
Fri Apr 03, 2020 7:11 am
2ndovc wrote:
Fri Apr 03, 2020 7:11 am
I've been wondering how well those worked. Kinda cool.

Jim T. I have an H&R that looks just like yours. It's nasty with a 3" shell!

jb 8)
That one is a 20 ga. and it ain't too bad. The 12 ga. is the one that will hurt you. Hurts on both ends!
by JimT
Thu Apr 02, 2020 5:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Shotgun
Replies: 17
Views: 992

Re: New Shotgun

While it looks like fun, and obviously works very well, my tastes lately run more to this:
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It ain't near as sexy or as fast but it does work. For around $100 each you can stash quite a few of them around the property ... :D
by JimT
Thu Apr 02, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Contrasts
Replies: 3
Views: 447

Contrasts

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by JimT
Thu Apr 02, 2020 1:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Getting Dressed in the Morning
Replies: 6
Views: 660

Re: Getting Dressed in the Morning

Jay Bird wrote:
Thu Apr 02, 2020 12:05 pm
That's too much trouble for me when at home......I have lots of "New York Reloads" around here....a couple of guns in every room, Jeep, tractor, barn.........-------6
I prefer to have my tools on me.
Sometimes 2 steps away is at least 1 step too far.
by JimT
Wed Apr 01, 2020 12:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Husbands & Wives
Replies: 7
Views: 627

Husbands & Wives

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by JimT
Tue Mar 31, 2020 8:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Still working on the grandkids Playground
Replies: 3
Views: 361

Still working on the grandkids Playground

We were held up by the cold and rain for awhile ... back at it today. Got the hard parts done. Getting the swing part into place was fun. Lots of little things left to do but the hard parts are finished! The slide works and the swings work and the boys are happy. http://www.reedercustomguns.net/foru...
by JimT
Tue Mar 31, 2020 10:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Getting Dressed in the Morning
Replies: 6
Views: 660

Getting Dressed in the Morning

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by JimT
Tue Mar 31, 2020 8:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Aliens!
Replies: 15
Views: 899

Aliens!

(I wrote these back in the late 1990's) Adventure with a UFO I have no way of knowing what the various readers think about the subject of UFO's so I will not waste any space trying to convince anyone of their existence. Either you believe in them or you don't. I have seen and experienced several UFO...
by JimT
Mon Mar 30, 2020 5:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy 13th Birthday, Leverguns Community!
Replies: 17
Views: 438

Re: Happy 13th Birthday, Leverguns Community!

AmBraCol wrote:
Mon Mar 30, 2020 4:55 pm
JimT wrote:
Mon Mar 30, 2020 12:19 pm
I appreciate your work keeping it going my friend.

O que esse vírus fez nos seus planos de viagem?
Até agora, não sei. Vamos a ver que pasa em Mayo. Depende de abrir os aeroportos y não ter que fazer uma cuarentena.
Eu entendo você ..... orando por você.
by JimT
Mon Mar 30, 2020 12:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy 13th Birthday, Leverguns Community!
Replies: 17
Views: 438

Re: Happy 13th Birthday, Leverguns Community!

I appreciate your work keeping it going my friend.

O que esse vírus fez nos seus planos de viagem?
by JimT
Sun Mar 29, 2020 7:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Busch Beer to give 3 months supply of beer if you adopt a dog
Replies: 13
Views: 761

Re: Busch Beer to give 3 months supply of beer if you adopt a dog

AJMD429 wrote:
Sun Mar 29, 2020 7:50 pm
....but....how much beer does a dog drink in 3 months....???
Well... we could help with the research ...
by JimT
Sun Mar 29, 2020 7:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: a very LONG Six Minutes...
Replies: 2
Views: 535

Re: a very LONG Six Minutes...

He deserves to be honored.
by JimT
Sun Mar 29, 2020 5:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Busch Beer to give 3 months supply of beer if you adopt a dog
Replies: 13
Views: 761

Busch Beer to give 3 months supply of beer if you adopt a dog

Busch Beer has announced they will give a 3 month supply of beer to anyone who adopts a dog during this quarantine thing. https://www.foxnews.com/food-drink/busch-free-beer-dog-adoption-coronavirus I am thinking of adopting 4. That should get us through the entire quarantine, provided it don't last ...
by JimT
Sun Mar 29, 2020 4:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: ANOTHER New Book!
Replies: 6
Views: 602

Re: ANOTHER New Book!

I also have some new books on Amazon dealing with how to get through personal hard times ... some ways to handle problem situations that have worked for me ... and a book of short thoughts, comments, examinations and questions about church, scripture, life, God and things of that nature .. from my p...
by JimT
Sat Mar 28, 2020 3:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Virus Memes
Replies: 2
Views: 345

Virus Memes

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by JimT
Sat Mar 28, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: ANOTHER New Book!
Replies: 6
Views: 602

ANOTHER New Book!

I submitted this to Amazon a while back. It is now live and available in either PRINT or in KINDLE. OLD SCHOOL GUNOLOGY Tales of Trigger Work from the Past Kindle - https://www.amazon.com/dp/B086HDLLLH Print - https://www.amazon.com/dp/B086G2781Z Non- fiction articles about reloading, shooting and h...
by JimT
Fri Mar 27, 2020 5:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Book for those who are interested (UK link added)
Replies: 5
Views: 376

Re: New Book for those who are interested (UK link added)

I appreciate the feedback.
Thank You!
by JimT
Fri Mar 27, 2020 4:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Texas Ruling on Closing Gun Shops
Replies: 1
Views: 358

Texas Ruling on Closing Gun Shops

Today, at the request of State Representative Dustin Burrows, Attorney General Ken Paxton issued an opinion on whether city and county officials can prohibit the sale of firearms through an emergency order or declaration by excluding firearm manufacturers and retailers as "essential businesses." Att...
by JimT
Fri Mar 27, 2020 4:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Book for those who are interested (UK link added)
Replies: 5
Views: 376

Re: New Book for those who are interested

gamekeeper wrote:
Fri Mar 27, 2020 4:10 pm
Jim, I'm enjoying your last book Lonesome Trail and Other Stories, due to lock down I'm rationing my self to one story a day.... :D
THANKS!! It is a good time to be reading.
by JimT
Fri Mar 27, 2020 3:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Book for those who are interested (UK link added)
Replies: 5
Views: 376

New Book for those who are interested (UK link added)

Amazon is shipping "Priority" stuff and books are not on the list apparently. Some books I looked at had the end of April as the possible "ship by" date. So this book is available now only for Kindle. SURVIVAL RELOADING FOR HANDGUNS https://www.amazon.com/dp/B086H1MQ1H My friend Tom Peterson and I w...
by JimT
Fri Mar 27, 2020 8:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Locked-down in Texas
Replies: 12
Views: 465

Re: Locked-down in Texas

I support what your saying jim T. Enjoy what you can . And personally I dont believe in the governments power to shut down an economy for a flu that worse case is still 3x less likely to kill you than obesity and heart disease. they want to waste trillions of tax payers money , spend that money fig...
by JimT
Wed Mar 25, 2020 10:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 32-20 jacketed load data
Replies: 6
Views: 245

Re: 32-20 jacketed load data

mickbr wrote:
Wed Mar 25, 2020 8:15 pm
Hi Jim, what velocity/brand are the factory loads in question?
Remington Factory Load - 1082 fps

Winchester Factory Load - 1178 fps

Cast 95 gr. Lee 1.5 gr. Bullseye 861 fps

Lyman #3118 1.5 gr. Bullseye 748 fps
by JimT
Wed Mar 25, 2020 8:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 32-20 jacketed load data
Replies: 6
Views: 245

Re: 32-20 jacketed load data

Marlin 1894CL

I chronographed some factory loads. These were all quite mild. You can approximate them with a 115 gr. - 120 gr. bullet and 3.8 gr. Bullseye.
by JimT
Wed Mar 25, 2020 7:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Somewhat quieter.......
Replies: 6
Views: 357

Re: Somewhat quieter.......

I don't have those problems with my stop-assault rifle.
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by JimT
Wed Mar 25, 2020 11:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Locked-down in Texas
Replies: 12
Views: 465

Locked-down in Texas

We are under orders to shelter at home and not go out unless it is absolutely necessary. The parks are closed with yellow tape around the playground equipment. Drinking fountains are covered in plastic. Signs telling people to stay home are around them. But this is Texas. There are wonderful little ...
by JimT
Tue Mar 24, 2020 1:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My memory ....
Replies: 10
Views: 399

Re: My memory ....

3leggedturtle wrote:
Tue Mar 24, 2020 11:20 am
Jim are you trying to subtly say that ignorance is bliss? :P todd/3leg
I might be ... if I could remember what it was.
by JimT
Tue Mar 24, 2020 9:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My memory ....
Replies: 10
Views: 399

My memory ....

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by JimT
Tue Mar 24, 2020 8:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Worried About the Elderly...
Replies: 10
Views: 410

Re: Worried About the Elderly...

Rodney Dangerfield went to the doctor. He told the doctor he was not feeling well and said, "Doc, when I get up in the morning and look in the mirror I look awful!"
The doctor said, "Well, at least there's nothing wrong with your eyes."

:D
by JimT
Mon Mar 23, 2020 3:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Problem With Isolating ...
Replies: 9
Views: 348

Re: A Problem With Isolating ...

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by JimT
Mon Mar 23, 2020 3:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Problem With Isolating ...
Replies: 9
Views: 348

A Problem With Isolating ...

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by JimT
Sat Mar 21, 2020 3:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Social Distancing = Reload Bench time
Replies: 16
Views: 416

Re: Social Distancing = Reload Bench time

I like the 125 gr. jacketed bullets in the Rossi '92 ... getting close to 2100 fps in the rifle. OOOPS! Sorry ... Should read "I am getting over 2300 fps in the rifle." Here are the chronograph results:
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by JimT
Sat Mar 21, 2020 11:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: He is not paying any attention to the quarantine!
Replies: 5
Views: 472

Re: He is not paying any attention to the quarantine!

In the town of Weir about a mile or so from us, the Weir Store is still open.  No one can sit in the restaurant area but the kitchen is still open, making good food.  We had lunch from there yesterday and are eating leftovers from it today.   The grocery store section is still open with no limits on...
by JimT
Fri Mar 20, 2020 8:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Quarantine Choice
Replies: 5
Views: 320

Re: Quarantine Choice

People are getting 'way too serious. We lived in much harsher conditions in Africa with a lot more people dying every day. I am having a good time with my grandkids and messing with guns and ammo and bullets. Been putting this together. It's about half finished. IMG_0707.JPG IMG_0708.JPG The boys ar...
by JimT
Tue Mar 17, 2020 4:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Love During The Virus Troubles
Replies: 12
Views: 560

Love During The Virus Troubles

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by JimT
Tue Mar 17, 2020 11:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Seattle Bans
Replies: 21
Views: 591

Seattle Bans

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by JimT
Mon Mar 16, 2020 4:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: MOLON LABE
Replies: 13
Views: 490

Re: MOLON LABE

Blaine wrote:
Fri Mar 13, 2020 3:29 pm
Grizz wrote:
Fri Mar 13, 2020 2:16 pm
A handkerchief, properly washed after use, is much more environmentally friendly, and less uncomfortable than newspaper. :wink:
My deer woods are littered with remnents of my big, red bandanas... :lol:

I have used the sleeves off my t-shirt. MUCH NICER than Charmin!