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by .45colt
Fri Dec 06, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The official start of old age
Replies: 19
Views: 271

Re: The official start of old age

Don't know how old You are Blaine but for Me it started four years ago when I was 61....cataracts in both eyes had gotten so bad that I could hardly see at night ................Without modern technology I would have been blind................. one day at a time now. :D
by .45colt
Fri Dec 06, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Heads up on unscrupulous seller on here - Pete44ru
Replies: 23
Views: 384

Re: Heads up on unscrupulous seller on here - Pete44ru

Blaine wrote:"Regardless, he's a long-time forumite and deserves a chance to respond before being thrown under the bus. :idea:" Yep. :shock: :shock: :shock: .
by .45colt
Fri Dec 06, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tried out my new 106 year-old 44-40 SRC (photo)
Replies: 8
Views: 84

Re: Tried out my new 106 year-old 44-40 SRC (photo)

Geeee!! with a group like that I would be asking for a refund..................................... 8) :mrgreen: .
by .45colt
Fri Dec 06, 2019 1:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Heads up on unscrupulous seller on here - Pete44ru
Replies: 23
Views: 384

Re: Heads up on unscrupulous seller on here - Pete44ru

Sixgun Sr wrote:' There is ALWAYS a three day inspection with a return FOR ANY REASON..........anybody sellling should always state that returns will be happily refunded for any reason.". Yep Six, that is how it should be......
by .45colt
Wed Dec 04, 2019 12:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Key to my heart- gun lock added.
Replies: 37
Views: 947

Re: Key to my heart-locks added.

Awesome All around . Wow.!! :mrgreen: .
by .45colt
Wed Dec 04, 2019 12:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Use what's at hand.
Replies: 20
Views: 1185

Re: Use what's at hand.

It was all too quick an end for that slimeball , once they got the knife from Him they should have stuck the tusk through him and thrown him off the bridge. :evil: .
by .45colt
Tue Dec 03, 2019 12:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: People Suck, but sometimes....
Replies: 7
Views: 568

Re: People Suck, but sometimes....

Unfortunately thieves don't sleep much and are always watching , hope they catch these rats.
by .45colt
Tue Dec 03, 2019 11:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: to you crazy people who have guns stashed all over your house...
Replies: 28
Views: 1312

Re: to you crazy people who have guns stashed all over your house...

Sorry to hear this Doc what a huge loss, do the cop's have any leads about this or has anyone been arrested? is there anymore information about what happened? Please keep us updated.
by .45colt
Sat Nov 30, 2019 9:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Took a few shots with Marlin Cowboy 45-70
Replies: 20
Views: 830

Re: Took a few shots with Marlin Cowboy 45-70

One thing for sure Pard , is them Hostiles in the woods have no doubt that You are to be reckoned with , should they come shooting arrows Your way... :D .
by .45colt
Thu Nov 28, 2019 12:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Remembering Mike D.
Replies: 5
Views: 361

Re: Remembering Mike D.

Mike was a Hell of a Good Man and a Treasure to have Here . Yep He is Missed. I hope He is walkin on Streets of Gold.
by .45colt
Thu Nov 28, 2019 8:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A warm and blessed Thanksgiving to all my friends here
Replies: 13
Views: 403

Re: A warm and blessed Thanksgiving to all my friends here

Thanks Bill!! right back at You.! Every one stay safe and warm. :D .
by .45colt
Wed Nov 27, 2019 4:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New life for the old Jari sickle mower
Replies: 18
Views: 530

Re: New life for the old Jari sickle mower

Cool Beans Pitchy !!....If We lived closer to each other I would give You one of My Gravely two wheel tractors to work on. I have a snow blower, sickle bar , snow plow , a 30" rotary mower , and a 42" rotary deck . You would have a blast with it. Darn. !!
by .45colt
Tue Nov 26, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Wayyyyyy offf topic......the movies....
Replies: 4
Views: 279

Wayyyyyy offf topic......the movies....

Hello All, last week after having the Grandkids for too many days , Momma says " I want to go and get lunch and see a show.." O.K. I says and look around and nothing trips My trigger. She come up with the usual feel good stuff and my skin is crawling.....I finally told her if I'm going to the show I...
by .45colt
Fri Nov 22, 2019 7:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: .45-70 HSM 430gr +P RNFP Gel Test
Replies: 23
Views: 739

Re: .45-70 HSM 430gr +P RNFP Gel Test

CRS wrote ;"How could such a big heavy guy complain/whine like that?" Boy your not kidding !! He needs to suck it up, or be a greeter at wally world. :lol: .
by .45colt
Tue Nov 19, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marshall Dillon's Colt
Replies: 11
Views: 506

Re: Marshall Dillon's Colt

We watched Gun smoke every week when I was a kid..... in the 60's . every time Matt was on His horse My Grandfather ( knowing how big a man He was ) would say " I bet that horse will be glad when He croaks " ..... :lol: .
by .45colt
Tue Nov 19, 2019 9:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Browning Model 53, 32-20
Replies: 20
Views: 531

Re: Browning Model 53, 32-20

And I might add that the reason I got the Marlin years ago was from reading Kirks posts about the 32-20 here. :D .
by .45colt
Tue Nov 19, 2019 9:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Browning Model 53, 32-20
Replies: 20
Views: 531

Re: Browning Model 53, 32-20

Those Browning's are purty !! I have a Marlin CL 32-20 , one of My favorite rifles. just like the 45-70 it is easy to load from mild to wild to suit the job. enjoy :D
by .45colt
Sat Nov 16, 2019 12:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 32-40 success! warning graphic
Replies: 8
Views: 372

Re: 32-40 success! warning graphic

Awesome All around ! and Great that Hawk worked with you on the bullets. sure did the job. :D
by .45colt
Thu Nov 14, 2019 5:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Horrific experience buying a gun rig
Replies: 16
Views: 613

Re: Horrific experience buying a gun rig

POST HIS NAME AND COMPANY !! if IT WAS ME BEING RETIRED I WOULD EITHER JUMP IN THE CAR OR ON A PLANE AND KNOCK ON THE DOOR.....GUESS WHO'S COMEING TO DINNER................. :evil: :evil: :evil: :twisted: :twisted: :twisted: .
by .45colt
Wed Nov 13, 2019 7:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The 30-30 does it again
Replies: 49
Views: 984

Re: The 30-30 does it again

:D .
by .45colt
Mon Nov 04, 2019 7:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kid's....
Replies: 9
Views: 283

Re: Kid's....

Thanks for All of the kind Words Guys....I now have Four of My own Grandkids , the oldest are 7 years old. I hope to soon get them All shooting not only bows & arrows but Guns as Well . It's been a long haul getting these Guys Growed Up but maybe now it's time for them to pay Poppa Back.....I've got...
by .45colt
Sun Nov 03, 2019 5:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kid's....
Replies: 9
Views: 283

Kid's....

Thirty years ago all I did in My free time was traditional archery. totally nuts about it My Boy was friends with another from down the road (Joe) and of course they both liked to fling arrows like Me . at one point Joe needed some arrows and I made him up a few with My modest skills and all was goo...
by .45colt
Sat Nov 02, 2019 5:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Sixgun
Replies: 16
Views: 468

Re: New Sixgun

And it's the Best caliber out there.! :mrgreen: .
by .45colt
Fri Nov 01, 2019 12:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Opinion
Replies: 41
Views: 936

Re: My Opinion

All Good, I love Ruger single actions , it's a good thing I never had a Colt S.A.A. as I don't need to worry about heavy loads. My Grandfathers .45 ACP He carried in Europe is now 100 years old . it still shoots like a new gun.
by .45colt
Fri Nov 01, 2019 12:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: So, who needs a doctor??
Replies: 8
Views: 342

Re: So, who needs a doctor??

:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: .!!!!
by .45colt
Sun Oct 27, 2019 9:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Can Crusher
Replies: 12
Views: 324

Re: Can Crusher

8) ..... :lol: :lol: :lol: .
by .45colt
Sun Oct 27, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: River of Doubt
Replies: 5
Views: 378

Re: River of Doubt

There was a PBS special last week about this I think it was two hours long. T.R. and the crew sure got all the adventure they could ask for and were lucky to come out alive. when T.R. died His sister said She thought the trip took ten years off of His life. even the show was very dark and gloomy. :s...
by .45colt
Fri Oct 25, 2019 4:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A dilemma
Replies: 29
Views: 917

Re: A dilemma

I was in the same place last spring , only about a Browning Auto 5 Shotgun. I slobbered all over My Dad's shooters Bibles in the early '60's looking at them but somehow never bought one . I did get one and soon found out what I had missed. Get the Colt , Get happy. and You have Me looking too... saw...
by .45colt
Fri Oct 25, 2019 8:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayer Request
Replies: 23
Views: 398

Re: Prayer Request

Prayers Up.
by .45colt
Thu Oct 24, 2019 8:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pilgrimage of respect
Replies: 14
Views: 353

Re: Pilgrimage of respect

Wow!! that is really Cool .if I ever get out that way I will go there. Great pic's Thanks for the post Bill. :D .
by .45colt
Fri Oct 18, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Irons and boards
Replies: 37
Views: 552

Re: Irons and boards

Oh Boy Pitchy, I heat with coal and now I can tell Momma that we are getting a coal fired iron !!!! And I will be sure to tell Her that Good Old Pitchy gave Me the idea ! You are the Best. :D :lol: .
by .45colt
Fri Oct 18, 2019 2:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sad News From My Friends In Africa
Replies: 20
Views: 605

Re: Sad News From My Friends In Africa

Nath wrote: "Condolences Jim. That is a Lovely photo" + 1. It got kind of Smokey in here ......
by .45colt
Wed Oct 16, 2019 3:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lonesome Dove.
Replies: 13
Views: 420

Re: Lonesome Dove.

For Me lonesome Dove is #1 on the list, and then I have around 100 more in second place . nothing else comes close.
by .45colt
Wed Oct 16, 2019 3:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Are you curious about how the magic of the Browning Auto 5 works ?
Replies: 4
Views: 252

Re: Are you curious about how the magic of the Browning Auto 5 works ?

Great Link.! I got My first Auto 5 last spring and I feel like I cheated Myself all these years. not hard at all to setup the friction rings for light or heavy loads. shooting clays it points very well and I don't think about the humpback. I love the way it recoils, like everything that John Brownin...
by .45colt
Sat Oct 12, 2019 2:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Time for another injection
Replies: 19
Views: 388

Re: Time for another injection

Back pain is very underrated by those who have never had a good dose. Prayers Up for You.
by .45colt
Sat Oct 12, 2019 10:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayer Request
Replies: 16
Views: 233

Re: Prayer Request

Wow!! Prayers Up for a complete Recovery.
by .45colt
Sat Oct 05, 2019 11:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Goodbye friend.
Replies: 22
Views: 455

Re: Goodbye friend.

Sorry to hear this, it's never easy.
by .45colt
Fri Oct 04, 2019 5:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 94 450 Marlin ??
Replies: 20
Views: 487

Re: Winchester 94 450 Marlin ??

My two big guns are now an 1886/71 Pedersoli 45-70 and a Marlin 1895SSss 45-70. If I were in Your Boots right Now this is what I would look for. https://www.gunbroker.com/item/835218234 . You might be able to find a better price on a used one . but it will handle any load that Your Shoulder can take.
by .45colt
Fri Oct 04, 2019 1:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Blind pig finds an acorn.....
Replies: 5
Views: 235

Blind pig finds an acorn.....

Like most Browning Auto 5's the one I got last spring came with a 29 1/2" full choke barrel. I've been looking for an open choked barrel for some time. I bid on this one and was very surprised to have won it. it appears to be absolutely new , in the yellowed Browning box. It is addressed to Gimbel B...
by .45colt
Fri Oct 04, 2019 12:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Savage 340-E
Replies: 33
Views: 640

Re: Savage 340-E

Man that's a nice one!! Congrats.
by .45colt
Fri Oct 04, 2019 12:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Watch your muzzles!
Replies: 24
Views: 504

Re: Watch your muzzles!

Excellent as Always Nath.!! Proof that We all have to be careful.
by .45colt
Tue Oct 01, 2019 6:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lets stay cool ( vids added )
Replies: 35
Views: 445

Re: Lets stay cool

Cool Pitchy!! I have My Grandmas Emerson , I think its 18 or 24". it's three speed and oscillates if wanted. still runs great. On hot summer nights sleeping upstairs about 1960 I was sure that the aliens from "War of The Worlds" were sure to find the noise that sucker made. but even then I had a toy...
by .45colt
Sat Sep 28, 2019 5:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dillema
Replies: 10
Views: 569

Re: Dillema

Don't "EVER GIVE UP" if You want to go, want to "Try" Who cares. If it was Mine I would pitch a wall tent and Hunt one days two days or what ever. last October I camped in tent with the Young Kids and it was *33 at night . We got up and had some Hot coffee ,eggs and corned beef hash and We were good...
by .45colt
Sat Sep 28, 2019 5:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Elmer Keith's Kaboom on Forgotten Weapons
Replies: 22
Views: 1439

Re: Elmer Keith's Kaboom on Forgotten Weapons

Well here is an estimate of what the "Little Cowboy" achieved..... http://bulletin.accurateshooter.com/201 ... 9-million/. Not Bad for a Cowpuncher.........
by .45colt
Wed Sep 25, 2019 11:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 500 pounds of meat
Replies: 14
Views: 971

Re: 500 pounds of meat

Awesome All Around.!!! Congrats. :D
by .45colt
Wed Sep 25, 2019 11:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Elmer Keith's Kaboom on Forgotten Weapons
Replies: 22
Views: 1439

Re: Elmer Keith's Kaboom on Forgotten Weapons

The older I get the more astounded I am at what Elmer did in His Lifetime . I doubt He ever sat still for very long.
by .45colt
Mon Sep 23, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Working on the wood pile. (sawmill video added )
Replies: 43
Views: 1493

Re: Working on the wood pile.

Looks Good You Old Geezer :D . I have two cords of hard oak under cover that is going on three years old. one Big Black Ash that the Emerald Ash bugs killed to take down .firewood is no fun for Me anymore. just about everything on Me hurts. I will buy three ton of anthracite coal in the next month. ...
by .45colt
Sun Sep 22, 2019 5:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayer request
Replies: 25
Views: 1057

Re: Prayer request

Done.
by .45colt
Fri Sep 20, 2019 8:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Wyoming Speed Goat
Replies: 8
Views: 626

Re: Wyoming Speed Goat

Man that's Great !! but You need a bigger scope. :D
by .45colt
Fri Sep 20, 2019 8:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hillbilly music.
Replies: 19
Views: 954

Re: Hillbilly music.

Too Cool Pitchy !! We just got back last night from Nashville, We toured Andrew Jacksons Home/ estate went to the Grand Ole Oprey Tuesday night and to the old Ryman Auditorium where it all began Wednesday. They have Hays original whistle on display there in a glass case .You did a great job recreati...