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by Jay Bird
Mon Mar 30, 2020 12:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Fred...I see your two targets are 7 days apart in 1991. Both days were Sundays......you were a weekend warrior!--6
by Jay Bird
Sun Mar 29, 2020 11:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fauci's best guess
Replies: 9
Views: 222

Re: Fauci's best guess

From what I read the 1918 flu had a mortality rate of around 2%. This was at a time when there was not much the doctor's could do if you caught it. This Covid 19 ....so far ......has an average world mortality rate of 4.5% with just under 2% here in the states and 10% in Italy.........and this is wi...
by Jay Bird
Sun Mar 29, 2020 10:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Father Fred, I noticed you are calling Gunny "Gman".....mmmmmmm I believe that nomenclature is reserved for Melvin Purvis or J.Edgar Hoover. :D I thought this whole thing about the virus was crazy....they said it's easily transferable...now my computer caught it! (Ya like that, I made it up) the tar...
by Jay Bird
Sun Mar 29, 2020 10:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

It's pretty much common knowledge that the U.S. military developes cartridges with the brightest minds in research and development ......and IMR 4895 was developed for the grand old 30-06 to be used in any rifle in any temperature. 4064, like 4350 is probably better for the heavier weights in the 16...
by Jay Bird
Sun Mar 29, 2020 3:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sterilization of Coronavirus
Replies: 2
Views: 123

Re: Sterilization of Coronavirus

Clothes dryer works pretty good too. Kills about everything...last year I left a coat out in the horse shed for a few days and when I put it on I felt all these little bites and welts coming on my skin... mites of some sort....stripped everything, washed it all in bleach and dried in the dryer. Like...
by Jay Bird
Sun Mar 29, 2020 2:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Man! Not only am I old I'm starting to think "old". When we were kids we used to see who could climb the highest on trees and then jump. We would risk breaking our legs so we could have bragging rights for being the "highest jumper". My buddy Gunny.....the other Gunny......told me how when his fathe...
by Jay Bird
Sun Mar 29, 2020 12:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Hey Jay....why would someone drive on a large rock when they had plenty of room to go around it?
by Jay Bird
Sun Mar 29, 2020 12:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

On those military 2 and 1/2's.....there's not much more miserable than driving around in one of them.....rpm's at 3.000 and your moving 30 mph. My buddy's was a diesel only with an automatic trans....like I said earlier, somewhere around 12,000 miles on it and he paid 8 g's if memory serves me right...
by Jay Bird
Sun Mar 29, 2020 11:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

1. Dumb question - what are the pie-piece-shaped metal plates on the wheels for...? 2. I think it will be awhile before we know the true case-rate for cv-19, but if there are as many mild and asymptomatic people as it seems, the fatality rate may be lower than estimated. Doc..... Those pie shaped t...
by Jay Bird
Sun Mar 29, 2020 12:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Muzzle Brake/Flash Suppressor side-BLAST....
Replies: 6
Views: 128

Re: Muzzle Brake/Flash Suppressor side-BLAST....

You ought to sit next to a guy at the gunclub who is shooting a 338 Lapua mag that has a brake on it. The blast will blast your ears and about what's not nailed down on YOUR bench.
by Jay Bird
Sun Mar 29, 2020 12:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Nice picture of you Fred........sun tan, nice clean shave, corded drill, fishing hat, and California shorts....your living large bro!---6
by Jay Bird
Sun Mar 29, 2020 12:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Why thank you Fred.....and......I make no apologies for bragging that I know what I'm doing.....except for shotgun reloading I am also very varied....doing cast, jacketed, low pressure, high pressure, medium pressure, pistols, revolvers, and every style of rifle from single shots, bolts, levers, pum...
by Jay Bird
Sat Mar 28, 2020 9:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Captain Old Savage, NOW Major Old Savage has been panning for brass....I like that Fred..... :D ....You do come from gold panning land and now that the "celebrities" all have the gold, you have the pan, and I get the shaft! Just watched Platoon......soooooo much nicer seeing it on the big screen.......
by Jay Bird
Sat Mar 28, 2020 6:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Griff....I don't get it...what's in the two packages? Guns or cigars? If they are guns, cool....if cigars make sure they didn't come from the Oval Office when Monica was there....they might smell like fish. If you do get a 32-40 I believe I have a mess of cast, but not sized or gas checked Lyman 321...
by Jay Bird
Sat Mar 28, 2020 6:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Virus Memes
Replies: 2
Views: 142

Re: Virus Memes

Griff...you sick bas...d! :D That fat guy on the couch reminds me of my BIL.....about as motivated as a snail...funny thing, the guy is always happy...his kids think he is "Worlds Greatest Person" .... is
by Jay Bird
Sat Mar 28, 2020 2:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Ahhhhhhhh.......Old Winchester and Captain Old Savage accomplished something and my bet is they don't have a clue......... And the winner is...drum roll..........OLD WINCHESTER for having post number 3220....... The next winner for "win second class" goes to OLD SAVAGE for post number 3221 which inc...
by Jay Bird
Sat Mar 28, 2020 1:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Captain Old Savage, If you noticed the brass is of mixed variety/brand......I never sort ANY brass unless it's for high pressure ACCURATE long range jacketed ammo. Wasting your time to sort brass into brands is only "feel good" stuff. I also don't clean primer pockets and only trim on highest pressu...
by Jay Bird
Sat Mar 28, 2020 1:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Hey...you want to hear something really f.u.? Well, your gonna hear it anyway.......we have all read about the 1918 Spanish flu and how it killed a lot of people worldwide....I spent the better part of the evening researching this and using a calculator......I found my numbers were very close to wha...
by Jay Bird
Fri Mar 27, 2020 11:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Maybe it is. . . . Time to go POSTAL....!!!
Replies: 11
Views: 339

Re: Maybe it is. . . . Time to go POSTAL....!!!

I abstain.........but for those who do, please no baby stuff like wax bullets or .22 CB caps.----Mr 32-20
by Jay Bird
Fri Mar 27, 2020 11:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

FOUR 64's??? You pig!!! Who the hell do you think you are????? FOUR!!!! :D Hey, for real pal......the hybrid is interesting.......something how people back in the day would spend money for a rework....today, people just buy a new one and throw the other in the trash...... people have too much money ...
by Jay Bird
Fri Mar 27, 2020 9:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

What's in that container? Who's car are you in? That certainly was not taken when you were in the guard. :) My first car was a 62 Corvair ragtop. That car would drive through any snow. Put in an 8 track player and it was one party machine...oh the stories.....had a different girl in there every week...
by Jay Bird
Fri Mar 27, 2020 9:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Damm...won another page. I win the model 65
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by Jay Bird
Fri Mar 27, 2020 9:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

My wife found these pictures on Facebook that were taken of me back in 2013. My buddy Tom, who owns Targetmaster stopped over to show me his deuce and 1/2. Has like 12,000 miles on it. Wow! 7 years ago and it seemed like yesterday. My mustache and hair were brown https://i.postimg.cc/hGr5Yg5b/IMG-68...
by Jay Bird
Fri Mar 27, 2020 9:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

It's OK now, take a breather because......because......MR 32-20 is here to save the day!!!!! An old saying, "TWO GREAT MINDS THINK ALIKE"..........While Mr. Old Savage was on the West Coast experimenting with the 32-20 his protege and humble servant, Mr 32-20 (jr.) was on the East Coast doing the SA...
by Jay Bird
Fri Mar 27, 2020 4:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Ha! I hear ya Gunny.........as I'm an outdoor guy I made inside plans on Wednesday and NO rain ...a few real light sprinkles. Now! You want to get pizzed? I'm told the average weather forecaster make like a buck and a quarter a year.....and that nasty snobbish Cecily Tynan on channel 6 makes $750,00...
by Jay Bird
Fri Mar 27, 2020 2:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Yea Jay....we are all just a second away from biting the dust......I personally will not own a motorcycle of any kind mostly because I've never grown up....I like dangerous living and I'd be the one who hands his buddy his beer and says, "watch this, I'm gonna make that 30' jump with my full dresser...
by Jay Bird
Fri Mar 27, 2020 12:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

As usual I'm the last to get up......pulled a 3 o'colcker last night.... Love that little chihuahua.....well, all dogs in general...... Speaking of Maine, my son's sweetheart's nephew has something like a half a million followers on Facebook due to this thing he made up, "Quarantine Karaoke". My boy...
by Jay Bird
Thu Mar 26, 2020 11:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

That's a great load there Fred...30 rounds? For the 4.5" Ruger OM?
by Jay Bird
Thu Mar 26, 2020 11:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Jay...those last 11 years will fly by...your 51?.....I used to tell myself in the last 5-10 years....."look Jack, you have a lot of time in this place, senior man, easy job, 9 weeks off...paid, super hours (6-2:30 mon-fri.).....yea, bosses don't like you and you have a huge target on your back becau...
by Jay Bird
Thu Mar 26, 2020 8:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Oh man Gunny.....that food you just described makes my mouth water.....not much is better than a slop filled hot dog with cheese, hot peppers and the like........f salt would put me where all those corona virus people are. Be careful when you get those dogs on the frying pan....if you find a vein in...
by Jay Bird
Thu Mar 26, 2020 4:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

What is the penalty for whacking someone over the head with a 3 iron when you catch them breaking into a vehicle? Is a driver a lesser charge? No charge at all Piller....and possibly a medal for community service..... You see, you saw someone breaking into your vehicle and you politely asked him/th...
by Jay Bird
Thu Mar 26, 2020 2:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

A "little" larceny? I'm afraid to think what I would do if I caught someone doing that......you have to think about the years of effort and money spent along with fear and aggravation caused by these sociopaths......would all be taken out on that one individual who you caught...... I laugh at petty ...
by Jay Bird
Thu Mar 26, 2020 12:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Hey...I don't have a model 64 of anything to post......Jay????
by Jay Bird
Thu Mar 26, 2020 12:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Well...another "noonish" wake up.....watched this weird movie last night for the fifth time and there's parts I still don't understand. WILD! is putting it pleasant....."No Country For Old Men" . Talk about a whacko. Probably got to sleep about when Gunny got up. Well, on to good times....don't beli...
by Jay Bird
Wed Mar 25, 2020 11:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Ok...I get it on the cero coating.....looks nice guys......I did something similar on a 642 Smith ...a spray on paint and then cook it in the oven......looked great until I started rough housing ...... I beat the hell out of the gun...chipped it up....must have fallen out of my pocket 200 times........
by Jay Bird
Wed Mar 25, 2020 9:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Well Griff... You do keep things simple.......all of your ammo starts with a 4 and ends in a 5. Ain't it neat looking at a pile of loaded ammo all shiny? As a kid I used to take my box of 30-30's and dump them out, spread them around on the bed and then box em up and do it all over again a week late...
by Jay Bird
Wed Mar 25, 2020 9:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cleaning Everything
Replies: 10
Views: 225

Re: Cleaning Everything

Dang MM...that is super! Most appear to be Colts........ I can see you and I share the same soul stirring of a real deal single action Colt. Nothing else comes close and anything else is "feel good imagination." By the way, for your OWN GOOD ....never invite that guy from Maine over to the house unl...
by Jay Bird
Wed Mar 25, 2020 7:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Man...you guys are having fun...I want to hear more about Harry's cero coating. Jay...stop bs....you don't have any relatives who make license plates......maybe a few in Rikers Island or Colorado's Super Max but no local big house. On a different note......even though I have plenty to stay busy and ...
by Jay Bird
Wed Mar 25, 2020 12:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Piller.....I feel for you guys in the medical field......I couldn't handle the stress of demanding sheeple......as an old union Teamster I'd probably reach over the counter and grab em by the throat and give em a whack of some sort........my wife had a doctor's appointment today and the office calle...
by Jay Bird
Wed Mar 25, 2020 10:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Hey! Where did everybody go? ......did da Dark Man pay visits to yo home town?...... Gunny?....Jay Bird?, ....Thomas?.....Griffy pooh?......good ole Old Savage?......me?......piller????.....woody?......Joe?.....Jeff?..... Turtledude?....... We'll.......a fresh story about Jay Bird.......when I was a...
by Jay Bird
Tue Mar 24, 2020 12:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Ha! Yep.....6 grains of "Fred Dot shoots like 6 grains of Bullseye.....And I can't believe I near gave away 100 lbs of red, blue, green, dot, 50 bmg powder some years ago for $2 a pound. FOOT OF SNOW!!! Here we have recorded the second lowest snow accumulation since records began ......only a trace ...
by Jay Bird
Mon Mar 23, 2020 11:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Geeze Fred...you sure save a lot of targets......that group looks like an inch......I can't see good enough to shoot those kind of groups anymore. Sometimes I do but it's just dumb luck. I believe I only shot my old model forty five one time as it's like new but it did shoot a tiny group.....about t...
by Jay Bird
Mon Mar 23, 2020 10:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Beginning a long postponed reloading project. First up ... 45 Colt. Now to seek the American Select equivalent of 7.1 grs of Green Dot. Fred, I'm not familiar with American Select. but familiar with Green Dot.......so......I looked at the burn rate chart and those two are near identical so a hypoth...
by Jay Bird
Mon Mar 23, 2020 6:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Sooooo.........me and mom sitting here watching the greatest President who ever served talk on TV.......now it looks like that after two weeks more, we are going to have to put people back to work as according to President Trump, "the cure may be worse than the disease itself." Makes a lot of sense ...
by Jay Bird
Mon Mar 23, 2020 3:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

During our government mandated "lockdown" it's not easy, especially for nuts like me who have adult ADHD ....to sit still. So......you either drink yourself into a semi coma in order to cope or you read.....I LOVE to read anything interesting...... Someone else here posted this a while back and I sa...
by Jay Bird
Mon Mar 23, 2020 3:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

I tell ya Gunny........oh.....wait.....first....JAY WON page 63 so he wins a model 63 Winchester from someone, it's not me, but I'll post a picture of one. I'll start a new game for each page won...and you all may post specific numbered guns and donations if you so wish...just PM your address so I c...
by Jay Bird
Mon Mar 23, 2020 12:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Hey...hey...there...help out a senior citizen!!! NOW you youngsters know what my life is like....get up.....noonish.....take 2 hours to get started.....bs on board....play with rocks....maybe cut grass or other brainless job..............eat.....go to bed........gets boring I tell you... Everyday I'...
by Jay Bird
Sun Mar 22, 2020 11:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Six, you are the best situated to get through this, relax. No one you are concerned about can get to you. Ya know Fred....for real...I've always had a fear of the unknown and/or invisible ............it's WHY I'm always ultra prepared. I have backup plans for back up plans...always had two vehicles...
by Jay Bird
Sun Mar 22, 2020 7:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Let em try with 5717.......... Watching the Battle of Britain.......watching what these people went through makes this covid thing child's play. Hey......howda like my little experiment? Exposure at its finest at the ones with their hands out...... now you know why the Gun Room is so important. :D -...
by Jay Bird
Sun Mar 22, 2020 2:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3263
Views: 43691

Re: The Gun Room

Something bad is happening.........Fox News just said that near to a MILLION ventilators will be needed by the end of May.......WTF?...I might be out of eggs and bread by then. Dropping like flies in Italy......NYC is next. JAY IS RIGHT.............DARK MAN COMING..........my son just called and DEM...