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by .45colt
Sun Jan 19, 2020 10:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A good shooting 1911A1 and inexpensive too
Replies: 14
Views: 389

Re: A good shooting 1911A1 and inexpensive too

Looks Good Jason , 8) . Who would of thought of buying Guns made in Turkey a generation ago ? about a year and a half ago after reading every thing and watching a bunch of videos I got a Tristar Viper g2 28 gauge shotgun. $480.00 . very well done and a pleasure to own . nothing cheap about it. Hope ...
by .45colt
Fri Jan 17, 2020 6:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chilly day at the range
Replies: 7
Views: 184

Re: Chilly day at the range

It's a tough life for us old Guys... high of 25* here , We had the four Grandkids all day as there was no school. only one had the guts to go out with Me down to the swamp about 400yds from Lake Erie. Jake is 6 and when we got out of the car the wind was whipping straight off of the lake from Canada...
by .45colt
Thu Jan 16, 2020 10:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Update time.
Replies: 13
Views: 302

Re: Update time.

Hope thing work out Nath....We have plenty of ups and downs here. :( . I can only dream of the ringnecks and ruffed grouse that were everywhere when I was a kid 60 years ago. friends of animals and peta ended the trapping that kept the fox and coon numbers down , we have an explosion of coyotes here...
by .45colt
Mon Jan 13, 2020 5:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Beer Math"
Replies: 31
Views: 520

Re: "Beer Math"

Piller Wrote" I am done for the rest of the day. Perhaps a shot is in order " I have had several but now one for You.!!
by .45colt
Mon Jan 13, 2020 4:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Beer Math"
Replies: 31
Views: 520

Re: "Beer Math"

When I was working one of the Women Bosses got a DUI and She fought it tooth and nail to the bitter end always proclaiming " I only had Two." eighty percent of the guys on the job are big time drinkers and with Great comedy one morning one looked at the other an exclaimed "when's the last time You h...
by .45colt
Mon Jan 13, 2020 4:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mossberg 410 pump
Replies: 30
Views: 578

Re: Mossberg 410 pump

DocRock wrote: "A .410 cylinder bore? What for? It might shoot rifled slugs. It will do for snakes at 5 yards. It won't pattern for toffee at 10." so it won't pattern well at 30'...? O.K. Doc I guess I'm going to have to shoot it and see. :) .
by .45colt
Sat Jan 11, 2020 12:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mossberg 410 pump
Replies: 30
Views: 578

Re: Mossberg 410 pump

I bought one in 1979 at k-mart for $80.00 , nice walnut stock and plain barrel. somewhere along the way I saw vent rib .410 barrels on sale and snatched one up. I cut the plain barrel down just like your thinking. it's no Winchester model 42 but it is one of the guns I will never sell. one fine .410...
by .45colt
Thu Jan 09, 2020 8:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hope My Wife Is Proud Of Me
Replies: 25
Views: 545

Re: Hope My Wife Is Proud Of Me

My Wife was so proud of Me that I was looking at a new gun and She says go ahead and order it....."But I get to shoot it Too." :D . I made it eight days in the New Year. :shock: .
by .45colt
Fri Jan 03, 2020 8:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Savage has intorduced a new semi auto shotgun
Replies: 6
Views: 296

Re: Savage has intorduced a new semi auto shotgun

The problem with the savage is that it is about $800.00 north of what everyone else is selling a comparable S.A. for..... . but for those that must have the latest thing they do have a "fluted " barrel on them.......:roll: :roll: :roll: :lol:
by .45colt
Fri Jan 03, 2020 12:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayer request .......
Replies: 12
Views: 258

Re: Prayer request .......

Prayers Up.
by .45colt
Tue Dec 31, 2019 11:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winter wonderland
Replies: 25
Views: 489

Re: Winter wonderland

We have had wet snow like that here a zillion times Pitchy , I don't like it one bit. if it freezes after it the weight along with some ice will break the limbs up in the oak trees and they will hang there for years. like Six said a decent snow blower will make life a lot easier . stay warm and safe.
by .45colt
Mon Dec 30, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Folding wall table.
Replies: 19
Views: 391

Re: Folding wall table.

What a Great Idea for a reloading table....Got Me thinking big time. :shock: ..... :D .
by .45colt
Mon Dec 30, 2019 5:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Six Seconds.....Can I get an "AMEN".....!!!
Replies: 38
Views: 868

Re: Six Seconds.....Can I get an "AMEN".....!!!

" AMEN".......................!!!!
by .45colt
Thu Dec 26, 2019 10:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Well?!?! Who got something good?
Replies: 44
Views: 792

Re: Well?!?! Who got something good?

We cooked a prime rib of pork and scalloped potatoes in the oven, weather here was crazy for Christmas (50*) so I put the spiral ham on the grill for 90 min to get hot. Son and Daughter came over with the four lunatic Grandkids.. :shock: .. food was great Kids had a blast opening gifts. after having...
by .45colt
Thu Dec 26, 2019 10:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Christmas in Pemba, Mozambique
Replies: 10
Views: 225

Re: Christmas in Pemba, Mozambique

Awesome Jim ! Thank You.
by .45colt
Tue Dec 24, 2019 7:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas"
Replies: 4
Views: 130

Re: "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas"

Wow....Thank You. Merry Christmas to All.
by .45colt
Fri Dec 20, 2019 2:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 92 357
Replies: 5
Views: 336

Re: Winchester 92 357

by .45colt
Tue Dec 17, 2019 4:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Six months with new Henry side loader
Replies: 10
Views: 338

Re: Six months with new Henry side loader

It is very refreshing to see an " honest" review of the Henry . Good luck with Yours.
by .45colt
Thu Dec 12, 2019 3:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Yet another sign of old age -- lit up with pain
Replies: 27
Views: 643

Re: Yet another sign of old age -- lit up with pain

It sure is tough Bill. there is no easy way out. doctor put x-rays up on the wall bout 12 years ago and with a smirk on His face said "look what a life of labor did for You." the last few years I worked 100lb boxes I threw around My whole life seemed like 300. this year I left a rope over the roof t...
by .45colt
Thu Dec 12, 2019 2:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: NR Davis and Son shotgun
Replies: 6
Views: 185

Re: NR Davis shotgun

Very nice Pitchy, I just love those low hammers. :D .
by .45colt
Tue Dec 10, 2019 4:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sign of old age. Saloon Added.
Replies: 64
Views: 1162

Re: Sign of old age.

Hopefully Lenn , I will be sending You some pictures of what My Grandfather used to build. You would love it, I'll See if I can make it happen. Jim.
by .45colt
Tue Dec 10, 2019 4:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A little distraction to get you in the mood for Christmas
Replies: 5
Views: 236

Re: A little distraction to get you in the mood for Christmas

THANK YOU FOR THE POST !!! Just a few minuets of My day that made My day.! . AWESOME. We Need a lot More of T.R. in todays World. I would never have thought that after a kill they would poison the gut pile with strychnine ......... :shock: .
by .45colt
Tue Dec 10, 2019 3:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Single loading Marlin 1895 Guide Gun?
Replies: 9
Views: 341

Re: Single loading Marlin 1895 Guide Gun?

I'm sure no expert but I just ran a round thru My 1895 SS , both thru the mag and single loading. the extractor seems to make the bump over the rim with ease. I sure won't worry about it in My Life time. :lol: .
by .45colt
Tue Dec 10, 2019 2:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: And Starline adds another caliber!
Replies: 11
Views: 486

Re: And Starline adds another caliber!

And here I thought, finally they are making 45-75. now I will get one...........................nope. :cry: :cry: :lol: .
by .45colt
Fri Dec 06, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The official start of old age
Replies: 29
Views: 654

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: 48
Views: 1731

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: 13
Views: 321

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: 48
Views: 1731

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: 47
Views: 1296

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: 1284

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: 622

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: 1494

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: 912

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: 393

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: 451

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: 578

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: 307

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: 799

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: 535

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: 576

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: 576

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: 405

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: 650

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: 1088

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: 308

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: 308

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: 506

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: 1112

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: 371

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: 364

Re: Can Crusher

8) ..... :lol: :lol: :lol: .