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by Bullard4075
Fri Sep 21, 2018 12:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Savage 99 Ads From The Past
Replies: 2
Views: 80

Re: Savage 99 Ads From The Past

Friend of mine just bought (old) one in 38-55.
by Bullard4075
Tue Aug 28, 2018 11:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: H&R single action top break 9 shot
Replies: 28
Views: 520

Re: H&R single action top break 9 shot

That makes mine a 1936-37.
by Bullard4075
Tue Jul 03, 2018 11:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New show "Yellowstone"
Replies: 17
Views: 676

New show "Yellowstone"

Started to watch the new tv show "Yellowstone" episode 2 , missed the first. I know it is fashionable now days to talk filth, GD and the f- word every sentence but it only took a few minutes and we turned it off. Probably could have been a good show although wouldn't have been long before global war...
by Bullard4075
Mon Jun 25, 2018 12:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jurassic Park movie
Replies: 2
Views: 317

Jurassic Park movie

I see in the latest one a levergun,a Marlin Guide Gun I believe.
by Bullard4075
Mon Jun 25, 2018 12:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Guy From Arizona.
Replies: 18
Views: 578

Re: New Guy From Arizona.

Welcome.
by Bullard4075
Mon Jun 25, 2018 12:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A health tidbit I'd never heard of before....
Replies: 13
Views: 738

Re: A health tidbit I'd never heard of before....

I didn't get past the headline. And I'm not sorry.
by Bullard4075
Sun Jun 10, 2018 12:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Speer 6mm 105 grain Spitzer
Replies: 7
Views: 400

Re: Speer 6mm 105 grain Spitzer

Just about every speer bullet that was a favorite of mine from manuals #9 through #13_have been discontinued..... There were at least a half-dozen gentleman and one woman whom i was acquainted with from the early days of gun and hunting internet chat rooms who became so depressed they eventually to...
by Bullard4075
Fri May 18, 2018 1:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: UPS Driver On Shipping Firearms
Replies: 6
Views: 818

Re: UPS Driver On Shipping Firearms

Thanks
by Bullard4075
Sat Mar 31, 2018 6:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: MRI fail -- mine
Replies: 15
Views: 806

Re: MRI fail -- mine

Had a MRI years ago (the sewer tube kind) that was no fun. No fun at all. But it is the needles that get me. I know it is mostly psychosomatic but back surgery was nothing compared to the spinal block. Just yesterday had the infamous Prostate Needle Biopsy ( my PSA went up from 8 something to 8 poin...
by Bullard4075
Fri Feb 23, 2018 2:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sig Sauer 238
Replies: 7
Views: 553

Re: Sig Sauer 238

Had a 238, traded it for a 928 (same gun except in 9mm) , happy now.
by Bullard4075
Sun Feb 11, 2018 11:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anybody here still drive a stick shift?
Replies: 67
Views: 2694

Re: Anybody here still drive a stick shift?

In the UK autos are available but stick shift is the most common option, personally I prefer a manual gearbox every time, just like a leveraction I like being in control.. :wink: Most automatic cars I know of are slower and thirstier than manual models plus you can't roll start an automatic when th...
by Bullard4075
Mon Jan 01, 2018 1:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Instant pot, anyone?
Replies: 12
Views: 741

Re: Instant pot, anyone?

We have one and are quite impressed with it.
by Bullard4075
Thu Dec 21, 2017 10:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jacketed bullets in old barrels
Replies: 22
Views: 1216

Re: Jacketed bullets in old barrels

Well that discussion is sure settled.
by Bullard4075
Fri Oct 13, 2017 1:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Any ideas about shooting glasses?
Replies: 20
Views: 652

Re: Any ideas about shooting glasses?

I've tried several over the past 30 years, and the 'Howard Leight' (whoever the heck he is) ones I like by far the best in terms of clarity, comfort, and battery life. https://media.midwayusa.com/productimages/880x660/Primary/671/671923.jpg https://www.midwayusa.com/product/1805652370/howard-leight...
by Bullard4075
Wed Sep 27, 2017 2:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Refillable 1lb Propane.. Any experiences?
Replies: 6
Views: 452

Refillable 1lb Propane.. Any experiences?

I used to refill these back before the safety valves.
https://vimeo.com/81833387
by Bullard4075
Wed Sep 27, 2017 12:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Notes on LED upgrades for flashlights
Replies: 8
Views: 790

Re: Notes on LED upgrades for flashlights

Something to try.
by Bullard4075
Sun Sep 03, 2017 9:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: RCBS Powder Scale help needed
Replies: 16
Views: 1124

Re: RCBS Powder Scale help needed

My 500 did the same thing years ago, I retired it and went digital. I tried to diagnose the issue and realized that the lock screw for the beam wheel went missing! Since it was nylon I never found a replacement( well before the Internet was around). A steel screw would throw it off. Now if I need i...
by Bullard4075
Sat Sep 02, 2017 11:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: RCBS Powder Scale help needed
Replies: 16
Views: 1124

Re: RCBS Powder Scale help needed

I had a similar problem with my Lyman Oahus years ago. The pan was made of 2 pieces held together by the same screw that secured the wire it hangs by. The screw had come loose and some of the birdshot between the 2 pieces had leaked out. I added some weight, enough to get it back where I could zero...
by Bullard4075
Sat Sep 02, 2017 11:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: RCBS Powder Scale help needed
Replies: 16
Views: 1124

Re: RCBS Powder Scale help needed

765x53 wrote:
Sat Sep 02, 2017 10:50 pm
Is the table surface level?
Are the non-adjusting feet damaged, or is something extraneous sticking to them?
yes,no and no.
by Bullard4075
Sat Sep 02, 2017 10:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: RCBS Powder Scale help needed
Replies: 16
Views: 1124

RCBS Powder Scale help needed

I have an old (ebay calls it vintage) RCBS 500 powder scale that I have used for years with no problem. For some unknown reason I now run out of leveling/zeroing screw adjustment. A couple of days ago it zeroed as it always had with about half the threads of the screw. What changed? I have checked,c...
by Bullard4075
Sat Aug 26, 2017 2:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Powder for medium 45-70 loads
Replies: 26
Views: 1202

Re: Powder for medium 45-70 loads

Sixgun wrote:
Fri Aug 25, 2017 10:06 pm
5744
+1
by Bullard4075
Wed Aug 16, 2017 10:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Which BLACK POWDER cartridge for deer???
Replies: 15
Views: 1051

Re: Which BLACK POWDER cartridge for deer???

Being a large bore guy I would start consideration at the 38-55 with the 40-65 closer to ideal. But that's just me. Having used the 38-55 just once some 35-40 years ago with success I can tell you from experience the 40-65 (with a good LBT WFN cast bullet) is an impressive hammer without the recoil ...
by Bullard4075
Wed Jul 26, 2017 10:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Introduction and the .348
Replies: 22
Views: 1397

Re: Introduction and the .348

Welcome! What about going a small step up to 35 cal?
by Bullard4075
Sun Jul 23, 2017 10:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need Leupold scope help
Replies: 2
Views: 395

Need Leupold scope help

Bought used Leupold Var-x 3 3X10 (not CDS). On the back of the power ring is a scale of yards/meters that I assume is a range estimation aid. I am also assuming a correlation between reticle spacing,power and range. How far off am I? Any help would be appreciated. Computer search (including Leupold)...
by Bullard4075
Sun Jul 09, 2017 2:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayer Request Lung cancer
Replies: 69
Views: 4069

Re: Prayer Request Lung cancer

Prayers up!
by Bullard4075
Thu Jun 15, 2017 11:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rabbits under my shed.
Replies: 15
Views: 1357

Re: Rabbits under my shed.

I think I have it licked. I first put flat paving blocks all around the foundation. The rabbit started digging under the blocks! I then threw some mothballs in the entrance holes (covered by the blocks) front and back and so far so good. Three days now and no holes. Interestingly enough the inside o...
by Bullard4075
Tue Jun 13, 2017 1:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: From England.
Replies: 15
Views: 1194

Re: From England.

Hey buddy I need you to take care of the rabbits under my shed! :lol: :lol: :D :D
by Bullard4075
Tue Jun 13, 2017 1:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thank you moderators
Replies: 13
Views: 1053

Re: Thank you moderators

I just want to thank the moderators here for an outstanding job! Yesterday as per a users suggestion I posted on rimfire central forum. Boy what an ordeal getting singed up, then trying to figure out how to make a post was a real PITA. This morning I can't find my post and have to search the sight,...
by Bullard4075
Tue Jun 13, 2017 1:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Real "Capt Woodrow Call"
Replies: 21
Views: 1754

Re: The Real "Capt Woodrow Call"

Thanks.
by Bullard4075
Tue Jun 13, 2017 1:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Answers to Some "WHY" Questions...
Replies: 12
Views: 1125

Re: Answers to Some "WHY" Questions...

The last was the best. :)
by Bullard4075
Tue Jun 06, 2017 10:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rabbits under my shed.
Replies: 15
Views: 1357

Rabbits under my shed.

I have one, maybe a couple rabbits burrowing under my back yard 12x12 shed. I am concerned they will weaken or disturb the 2x4 (sitting on blocks) foundation. As soon as possible I will put expanded wire screen around it but would first like to get them out. Would Mothballs deter them? I live in a s...
by Bullard4075
Tue Mar 14, 2017 1:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Phone scam? question
Replies: 10
Views: 1010

Phone scam? question

The wife keeps getting calls from number +91 80 3350 3000
We don't answer.
I can find no reference to it on the internet.
I suspect a scam.
I can also find no reference to what the + sign has to do with the number.
91 is area (code?) for India.
:?: :?: :?: :?: :?: :?:
by Bullard4075
Sat Mar 11, 2017 3:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: IMGUR Replaces SLOOOW Photobucket
Replies: 19
Views: 1329

Re: IMGUR Replaces SLOOOW Photobucket

It isn't just me. I have seen many other posts on the Internet. Photobucket has outlived its usefulness. Rest in Peace, old friend. I have left all of my previous photos there, 99% of which are posting images onto this site. But my new posts will be from IMGR (http://www.imgur.com). As with Photobu...
by Bullard4075
Mon Mar 06, 2017 5:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How do you pick out the blind guy at a nude beach...
Replies: 10
Views: 1306

Re: How do you pick out the blind guy at a nude beach...

I've often wondered how people could do that....go to places where nobody has any clothes on. I feel weird feeding the animals in the morning with my long underwear on....and nobody can see me.---6 (animals in the morning with my long underwear on) .... so how did you get the animals to wear your l...
by Bullard4075
Mon Mar 06, 2017 5:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Your choice of carry gun?
Replies: 64
Views: 3834

Re: Your choice of carry gun?

Kimber CDP Compact 45ACP or Charter Arms (Charter 2000) 44 Spcl.
by Bullard4075
Mon Feb 27, 2017 11:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Nice Compact 9mm Holster (SIG 938 in this case)
Replies: 7
Views: 481

Re: Nice Compact 9mm Holster (SIG 938 in this case)

AJMD429 wrote:
Bullard4075 wrote:
AJMD429 wrote:Jim makes both IWB and OWB styles. 8)
Jim???
See his business card in the first photo... :wink: Image
Sorry,I was too busy looking at the holster!! Bullard
by Bullard4075
Mon Feb 27, 2017 10:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Nice Compact 9mm Holster (SIG 938 in this case)
Replies: 7
Views: 481

Re: Nice Compact 9mm Holster (SIG 938 in this case)

Sure looks close to what I'm looking for my wife's Sig 938. What seems to be hard to find is a quality IWB with a thumb break retention strap. I found one (DeSantis) for my Kimber CDP Compact and it sure took some looking! Maybe someone can explain the reasoning behind the dearth of such. I carry C...
by Bullard4075
Sun Feb 26, 2017 9:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Nice Compact 9mm Holster (SIG 938 in this case)
Replies: 7
Views: 481

Re: Nice Compact 9mm Holster (SIG 938 in this case)

Sure looks close to what I'm looking for my wife's Sig 938. What seems to be hard to find is a quality IWB with a thumb break retention strap. I found one (DeSantis) for my Kimber CDP Compact and it sure took some looking! Maybe someone can explain the reasoning behind the dearth of such. I carry Co...
by Bullard4075
Tue Feb 21, 2017 11:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How many magazines to feel comfortable?
Replies: 19
Views: 1265

Re: How many magazines to feel comfortable?

I highly recommend Wilson magazines for the 1911. Wilson makes an 8 rounder too of which I have a couple. I also recommend Chip McCormic "shooting Star" brand. Never let me down. Wilson 47D mags are the standard,though I'm sure looking at the Elite Tactical Magazines. How much better is good enough...
by Bullard4075
Mon Feb 20, 2017 12:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How many magazines to feel comfortable?
Replies: 19
Views: 1265

Re: How many magazines to feel comfortable?

I highly recommend Wilson magazines for the 1911. Wilson makes an 8 rounder too of which I have a couple. I also recommend Chip McCormic "shooting Star" brand. Never let me down. Wilson 47D mags are the standard,though I'm sure looking at the Elite Tactical Magazines. How much better is good enough...
by Bullard4075
Sun Feb 19, 2017 11:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Horse sense
Replies: 13
Views: 1401

Re: Horse sense

Now where else but this site could someone ask such a question and have someone (Bruce) post a number of such pictures.
Gosh I love this place.
And by the way Bruce we have to talk about you getting another hobby. :lol:
by Bullard4075
Sun Feb 19, 2017 11:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 9MM Defensive loads
Replies: 37
Views: 3303

Re: 9MM Defensive loads

I defend against 9mm with either 200 grain Speer "Flying Ashtrays" or Winchester Black Talon ammunition. Both in a .45 Auto chambered 1911. But, unless I was using a rifle or shotgun, that's what I defend against just about offensive cartridge others might use... :wink: :P +1 I'm a 45acp guy from w...
by Bullard4075
Sun Feb 05, 2017 11:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Homemade "Shoot-n-See" targets
Replies: 6
Views: 711

Re: Homemade "Shoot-n-See" targets

Neet!
by Bullard4075
Wed Feb 01, 2017 1:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Had a Garand Time Today
Replies: 15
Views: 880

Re: Had a Garand Time Today

I have to try cast!_
by Bullard4075
Sun Jan 29, 2017 4:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mike Venturino
Replies: 47
Views: 3378

Re: Mike Venturino

Prayers
by Bullard4075
Sat Jan 21, 2017 9:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New guy saying "Hi"...
Replies: 35
Views: 838

Re: New guy saying "Hi"...

Welcome,welcome.