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by Sixgun Jr
Sat Sep 21, 2019 4:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Ok, I'll work! ...wait.....Griff....where's the trailer? I see the black rose .....I want to see the trailer.....farm trailer? Yea, I like it when something has been sitting in one spot and you finally get it outta there...... As for working....ain't gonna happen.....been working since I was about 1...
by Sixgun Jr
Sat Sep 21, 2019 9:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Dang!!! There's something in the air!!! .....or maybe the water...dunno.......I usually get up at 6:15 and pick my BIL up by 7 to head to the club.......he called last night and said they had 15 deer to cut up today and could not make it......so I reset the alarm for 15 minutes later.......it goes o...
by Sixgun Jr
Fri Sep 20, 2019 9:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Oh...forgot to explain myself in the first post.......in the pile of once fired brass were 20 cases that were .009 thou over at the base....someone either fired them in a way oversized chamber or a chamber where the '06 has no business being there.---Corn Pop Well, Gunny, if you can't sleep you and ...
by Sixgun Jr
Fri Sep 20, 2019 9:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

GunnyMack wrote:
Fri Sep 20, 2019 9:32 pm
CANT SLEEP!! Its 10:30 and I'm wide awake...
Go out to the shop and get a 32 ounce ball peen hammer and whack yourself in the temple. Your welcome. :D ---Corn Pop
by Sixgun Jr
Fri Sep 20, 2019 9:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Lots of fun tonight...getting ready for the match tomorrow.....got the BAR...Got the ammo...whoops...40 rounds of match ammo.....that's how much is needed for the match...gotta have 20 rounds of practice ammo....so.......I get out 55 cases of once fired brass.......lubed em up real good.......third ...
by Sixgun Jr
Fri Sep 20, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

A couple of years ago, I was gonna drop 12 big ones on a pop up camper just for going to matches around Pa.....glad I didn't as I lost interest in the big championships and regionals...started getting complicated with big crowds and other b.s....changes of rules....some people started getting on my ...
by Sixgun Jr
Fri Sep 20, 2019 12:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Gunny,
That's what me, the other Gunny, John Kort , and a few others most always did.....we brought cots and camped in the clubhouse, tented outside, rented a cottage a couple of times, and stayed n a no-tell motel maybe 4 times...and split the costs.---6
by Sixgun Jr
Fri Sep 20, 2019 10:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: September....
Replies: 21
Views: 240

Re: September....

Ok Nath...I'll give you a 6 out of a possible 10 for the fox pic.....nice sized fox....held nicely....you have your mask on.....all pluses.........but your missing the grin and wild eyes.---6 Wait...wait....changed it to a 7.....just noticed the one eye...and it looks a bit wild. Rabbits? .....nice ...
by Sixgun Jr
Fri Sep 20, 2019 9:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Some things never get old........like loud farts and buffalo coats. :D THREE big events coming up tomorrow.....the long range match at the gun club......Gunny's match/swap meet.......and I got a call last night on a gun auction ....."come on, lets go". ......ahhhhh.....been practicing for this match...
by Sixgun Jr
Fri Sep 20, 2019 8:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Any one recall the story as to why Winchester never offered a 35 caliber round based on 30 WCF
Replies: 15
Views: 349

Re: Any one recall the story as to why Winchester never offered a 35 caliber round based on 30 WCF

You won't find ANY rifle over 30 caliber that has been popular over an entire range of shooters of all ages. The reason?----recoil You won't find ANY rifle under 30 caliber that has been popular over an entire range of shooters of all ages.....for big game...The reason?....people don't think it will...
by Sixgun Jr
Thu Sep 19, 2019 9:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Hope you guys remembered to celebrate Sept. 19, a Colt's patent date. Sorry - I can't celebrate anything 'Colt'..... :evil: https://www.kcur.org/post/colt-suspend-production-ar-15-rifles-civilian-market#stream/0 Doc...I knew that 10 years ago........Colt was not making much money on civilian sales ...
by Sixgun Jr
Thu Sep 19, 2019 9:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Fred.....you are SO CORRECT! YOU WIN THE PRIZE!!!!! Just took this pic of 1 of 153 single action Colts made in 44 Russian in the year 1907 and was also owned by the famous John W. Hession.......yea, bragging rights....

Good ole September 19th.---6

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by Sixgun Jr
Thu Sep 19, 2019 8:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Sept 19 is a Colt patent date??? Hold on, I'll go and look.---6
by Sixgun Jr
Thu Sep 19, 2019 8:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I hate when a good deal happens on a firearm I don't need
Replies: 7
Views: 239

Re: I hate when a good deal happens on a firearm I don't need

I never concern myself with a good gun buy on a gun that is easily found anywhere....anytime......I look at it like, "big deal, I'll save $50 and that $50 will probably go in the gas tank. When an individual should be concerned is when the opportunity comes up for a $5,000 Winchester or Colt and the...
by Sixgun Jr
Thu Sep 19, 2019 7:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Oh man...never even looked until you said something...a $500 fart....now, THATS funny......what's even funnier is that Jay had to pay for it....imagine, that could have been a new Ruger Blackhawk 357 but instead it's nothing more than gas in a windstorm! Way to go Jay!.....I asked the wife and the f...
by Sixgun Jr
Thu Sep 19, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

$510 fart???? I believe I have told you before to call me before spending big money.......lots of things can go wrong that are simple to fix.......I have an "in house vet". No license but more common sense than most vets. Vets want you to SPEND MONEY. It's only a phone call.....ask for the superinte...
by Sixgun Jr
Thu Sep 19, 2019 4:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

GunnyMack wrote:
Thu Sep 19, 2019 4:14 pm
Oh boy now I've heard everything! :lol:
Well something made her feel cruddy but she obviously feels better now.

Hey look at that another 2 boxes of Remington 218 bee factory loaded ammo- red & green boxes. How old is this stuff!?
Seventies
by Sixgun Jr
Wed Sep 18, 2019 7:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Tom...you went to mechanics school for flying aircraft?.......I bet you learned a few things that has helped with cars.--6
by Sixgun Jr
Wed Sep 18, 2019 7:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

While I don't enjoy trimming I also don't hate it......I consider it part of the job......but....I'm not anal about it either...if a case grows .010 I ain't trimming....it's good to keep them all uniform if your seeking extreme accuracy or for a proper crimp...which is not necessary for most jackete...
by Sixgun Jr
Wed Sep 18, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

The one with the crack....refresh my memory....was it still usable? There's not a whole lot of pulling power on those cartridges. Splitting and sawing today....dirty...tired......my once a month shower coming up.....see what Fox News is up to.....hey, speaking about Fox News, I read this morning tha...
by Sixgun Jr
Wed Sep 18, 2019 6:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Curio and Relic firearm I might want to get....
Replies: 3
Views: 188

Re: A Curio and Relic firearm I might want to get....

Doc....you don't want that for shooting....SP-1's are notoriously inaccurate as they have the slow twist. Even with 55's they are nothing to brag about......now, for investing....maybe...only if it's a low number in excellent/new condition. I could have had #724 out of the Colt archives but turned i...
by Sixgun Jr
Wed Sep 18, 2019 12:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Today (9/18/2019) is PACO'S BIRTHDAY!
Replies: 18
Views: 145

Re: Today (9/18/2019) is PACO'S BIRTHDAY!

Paco may not know it, but his knowledge of cast bullets and leverguns influenced me as much as Elmer Keith, Skeeter, and John Taffin ....and yes, Jim Taylor did on single action revolvers.

Happy B day Paco.--------6
by Sixgun Jr
Wed Sep 18, 2019 12:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

That's makes ense Fred......those three are your "working guns". Pretty much the same here.......working guns, once a year guns, investment guns, ..........

There's an old saying that I read as a young man and really didn't understand it at the time but I do now...."condition sells". :D
by Sixgun Jr
Wed Sep 18, 2019 11:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Well...came in to drop off an AOC and Old Savage I said showing off the nice stuff....not the soft stuff, but the nice stuff. (Well, I guess the former is soft and nice)........that single action Ruger looks alfully new to me. Gunny is still in the "thinking stage" of life. I'm past all that......an...
by Sixgun Jr
Wed Sep 18, 2019 7:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

That's a great idea on the 33 cal. Hornady bullet....I initially thought of over all length being too long......because of the flex tip.......but the 86 action is long as 45-70's and 45-90's feed through the same rails. And Jay......yep on the factory crimp die......I knew I was missing something......
by Sixgun Jr
Tue Sep 17, 2019 9:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Sorry Tom...just noticed the bottom pic.....that's good!....but what's the distance?--6
by Sixgun Jr
Tue Sep 17, 2019 9:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Well Tom....your getting good at posting pictures I see......yea, guys like you and I who are mechanically minded have a rough time with this cyber crud. You probably know this but next time when you have no idea where the sights are....shoot it at 25 yards.....it will be easy to see where you have ...
by Sixgun Jr
Tue Sep 17, 2019 8:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Oh man! Gunny's drinking like a pro. Got a call from social security today and they said my check will be coming two days early from now on as there's been a huge influx of cash coming in mid Oct. :D Jay.....just a mix of homemade and commercial......I'm not looking for extreme accuracy...... say......
by Sixgun Jr
Tue Sep 17, 2019 4:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Well Gunny....got home a couple of hours ago.....everything shot up to par. The 155 Sierra's out of the LWRC that cost $45 a box were good but not GREAT.......no better than the 150 Nosler.....I noticed some vertical stringing .....primers showed top pressure...maybe drop a grain and retry......I'll...
by Sixgun Jr
Tue Sep 17, 2019 7:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Dunno about the lard......that's all I know is once I start eating it I can't stop......oh Lordy.....I'll fart huge blasts for half a day. Well.....down the yellow brick road.....down the yellow brick road.......to the gun club...to the gun club......where happiness reigns.........with the mighty BA...
by Sixgun Jr
Mon Sep 16, 2019 10:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Get ready!!!!!! EAT! My sister in law makes the best apple pie in the history of the world...yea, I know, we are a family of winners............she waits until she can find these crispy apples then bakes up about a dozen of them and hands em out to family members.....this one is the second...we ate ...
by Sixgun Jr
Mon Sep 16, 2019 10:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Ok...ok.......the walnut logs belong to Fred...but only one is suitable for lumber on a Winchester........I have to wait for Gunny to confirm that as I'm not an expert of what it actually takes. I do know the log needs to be sawed into boards ....thick boards if they will be stocks.....then dried wt...
by Sixgun Jr
Mon Sep 16, 2019 7:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

That's terrible Jay......never did like gas in a house...it ain't nothing to spring a leak. There's explosions all the time in Philly... Well, the Gunny is working with modern printing machines.....mmmmmmmm.....Clorox a mess of ones and reprint them to Jacksons.....only joking here......don't want s...
by Sixgun Jr
Mon Sep 16, 2019 11:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Yes....i did notice the plastic straw and meant to make a comment about it. Your bad Fred....now, go to your room and no soft stuff for a week! :D (I know your laughing) Yep....it's the 1920's all over again.....something big is gonna happen and put everyone back in their respective roles along with...
by Sixgun Jr
Mon Sep 16, 2019 9:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Fred...went back and looked at your picture again....you look like a teenager with that phone in your hand. :D --6
by Sixgun Jr
Mon Sep 16, 2019 9:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Well, sure wish ya luck at the interview. Kind of late for the wish as I got up while you were on the road. I wanted to recommend that "don't be yourself" and sound intelligent.....act stupid and retarded and you will get the job! Gunny....nope...218 Bee not allowed....causes Target damage. My first...
by Sixgun Jr
Sun Sep 15, 2019 10:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

OK, Ok.....Gunny can have the side in the top picture and Griff can have the side on the bottom picture.. :D


Oooohhhhhhh. Happy Days are here again oh happy days are here again........ :D
by Sixgun Jr
Sun Sep 15, 2019 7:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Big news from Colt Colt has decided to stop making AR-15's for the civilian market. As far as I'm concerned , their AR's are the best "meat and potatoes " AR's ever made for durability and accuracy. Believe I have five? Of them.---6 https://www.militarytimes.com/off-duty/gearscout/irons/2019/09/13/c...
by Sixgun Jr
Sun Sep 15, 2019 6:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Dang...never saw a cracked shellholder and I probably have 150. They are hardened steel and don't drill too easy.....RCBS #1...same as 25-20...32-20....tried to chamfer a few to make them sit on a hand press....nada.....and I ain't going through the bs of softening/drawing.... Fred...once again, nic...
by Sixgun Jr
Sun Sep 15, 2019 11:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Gunny.....mom says you either used too much rice or cooked out the water........ Hey guys,,,,,we is playing while Thomas is on the road......I got to cut grass....be back around 4. Fueled by my massive win yesterday, I'm gonna get ready for a major practice run tomorrow at the gunclub.......I'm brin...
by Sixgun Jr
Sun Sep 15, 2019 11:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Scoooooooorrrreeee! You really scored Fred......I asked mom as she is the resident meat expert.....her dad was a farmer and a butcher....the butcher business is still in business. So.......she said "what?! " as to tri tip...."oh, that's just a fancy name for the end of the sirloin". Everyone looks w...
by Sixgun Jr
Sun Sep 15, 2019 10:16 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: On behalf of Texas, I apologize for...
Replies: 7
Views: 184

Re: On behalf of Texas, I apologize for...

I hear ya Piller.........sounds pretty much how Tennessee citizens felt about Al Gore.....he didn't even win his home state. :D ---6
by Sixgun Jr
Sun Sep 15, 2019 8:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Gunny...don't recall seeing pB around for quite some time. I've never used it. --6

Not a huge fan of rice pudding.....looks like you have it done properly. My wife loves it....
by Sixgun Jr
Sun Sep 15, 2019 7:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Fred......I am most likely the most non educated food connoisseur in the history of the world......my wife cooks...I eat. But I can tell by a picture if something looks good and by looking at that expensive cut I'd say you did it with perfection. Was that a "grill job"?,,My brother in law was tellin...
by Sixgun Jr
Sat Sep 14, 2019 9:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

That excitement didn't last long.......I have four guns to clean....lots of brass to clean and reload..........bought 400 once fired .308 and 06 off a guy at the club for $32 but I want it all shiny.....oh...oh.....bought one of those Remington stud guns that you use with a .22 blank of some sort to...
by Sixgun Jr
Sat Sep 14, 2019 8:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Blue Floyd....???
Replies: 4
Views: 156

Re: Blue Floyd....???

Naaaaa...I like "careful with that axe Eugene" and "several species of furry animals in a cave"----6
by Sixgun Jr
Sat Sep 14, 2019 6:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Thanks guys! But remember, we are all winners here on Leverguns.......ALL of us! We are one of the longest lasting internet chat room for guns...

So...on 3...clap! 1.....2......3.....clap clap....clap clap.....clap clap-----6

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by Sixgun Jr
Sat Sep 14, 2019 4:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

The Winners Circle

Yes, it was full of action in the Winners Circle at the gunclub today. And yes, yours truly had an exceptional day.......in smallbore silhouette I got my highest score ever, a 35 x 40....the highest score in all classes....all offhand with a pre War Marlin with hunting sights.....yea! Go Sixgun! :D ...
by Sixgun Jr
Sat Sep 14, 2019 4:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

'Ole Yeller has not been on the road legally since 7-16....once ever couple of months I fire it up, drive out the driveway, make a left, go 200 yards and turn into my inlaws....down their driveway, into the pasture, and drive back home....it runs as good as it did when I had it on the road. ---6
by Sixgun Jr
Fri Sep 13, 2019 9:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 429
Views: 4119

Re: The Gun Room

Hey!.....lookee what I found......Oct. 12, 2014....me and Jay down at Targetmaster.....and of course, Ole Yeller.---6


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