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by .45colt
Thu Sep 12, 2019 2:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Some Scenes From Mozambique, Africa
Replies: 11
Views: 222

Re: Some Scenes From Mozambique, Africa

Great pictures Jim. I really like the "Elephant crossing sign" !! What kind of tree is that in picture # 4 ? if that one could talk!. Thank You for the post :D .
by .45colt
Tue Sep 10, 2019 4:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gotta Get a 6.5 Creedmoor
Replies: 21
Views: 332

Re: Gotta Get a 6.5 Creedmoor

As I said Now We can All Be Happy........................................................ :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
by .45colt
Tue Sep 10, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gotta Get a 6.5 Creedmoor
Replies: 21
Views: 332

Re: Gotta Get a 6.5 Creedmoor

"Haven't you heard? Walmart does not support your right to own legal firearms. They announced they will no longer sell pistol or short-barrelled rifle ammuntion (whatever that means). Any more to say would belong in the Politics forum, but any ammo I buy comes from anywhere else but there." ...........
by .45colt
Tue Sep 10, 2019 4:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: See ya fellers
Replies: 38
Views: 1138

Re: See ya fellers

FWiedner wrote :"A terrible case of butthurt..." :!: :!: :!: :?: :?: :?: I don't know what Your talking about. I don't think I was ever on the M1 Garand or what ever it was called. I don't know what happened. BUT YOU MUST BE AN EXPERT.....sounds like a lot of drama .Pitchy has been Good to Me and I ...
by .45colt
Tue Sep 10, 2019 12:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: See ya fellers
Replies: 38
Views: 1138

Re: See ya fellers

Don't know what happened Pitchy but stupid stuff like this is Our loss. Thanks for All of the Great posts, Hope You come back.
by .45colt
Tue Sep 10, 2019 12:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gotta Get a 6.5 Creedmoor
Replies: 21
Views: 332

Re: Gotta Get a 6.5 Creedmoor

My Son in Law bought an inexpensive Savage in 6.5 Creedmoor this summer. they don't have much money for a rifle. I got rid of the cheap rings it came with and put some steel rings on it with Loctite. it has the accutrigger . it is shooting itty bitty groups, even with the cheapo scope it came with. ...
by .45colt
Sat Sep 07, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Double Rifle
Replies: 19
Views: 410

Re: Double Rifle

So what's the problem.???? You work hard all year, life is short , you ain't getting any younger....and none of Your shootin pals will have one. just hit the "buy now " button. and when We see the range report the post will probably go on for a year............................ 8) 8) :lol: :lol: .
by .45colt
Sat Sep 07, 2019 1:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ted Keith passed Sept. 1
Replies: 7
Views: 339

Re: Ted Keith passed Sept. 1

Wow. I could only imagine sharing some campfires with Him , think of the stories He could tell having Elmer for a Dad.
by .45colt
Fri Sep 06, 2019 2:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Made me laugh out loud --seriously
Replies: 13
Views: 409

Re: Made me laugh out loud --seriously

All True !!!! One member of My family had His wife walk out on him and filed for divorce several years ago because He was a terrible drunk. She just left and didn't want anything. since then His life completely changed ,He has No desire to drink at all , has lots of buddies to go fishing and golfing...
by .45colt
Fri Aug 30, 2019 8:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lawn mower build update ( video added )
Replies: 164
Views: 2049

Re: Lawn mower build update ( video added )

Awesome all around Pitchy. getting that Lauson running is no small feat. I have a Gravely made in 1959 that I use every year, 6 attachments for it. the old stuff was built to last.
by .45colt
Fri Aug 30, 2019 7:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cody Museum
Replies: 5
Views: 201

Re: Cody Museum

Great!! If I'm still upright next year Momma says we are going. :D . Enjoy.
by .45colt
Sat Aug 24, 2019 3:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Browning experts needed
Replies: 6
Views: 343

Re: Browning experts needed

I posted this answer over on castboolets this morning. I put it here as someone else may re-mber .45Stomp. "I'm pretty sure that One of the members on Leverguns years ago had one in .45 Colt. He lives in Canada, He did a lot of hunting up there that most could only dream of and took a lot of game wi...
by .45colt
Sat Aug 24, 2019 6:24 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Wanted.. 12ga Browning Auto 5 barrel.
Replies: 2
Views: 145

Re: Wanted.. 12ga Browning Auto 5 barrel.

Thanks for the offer, I'm looking for a plain or a vent rib barrel. :) .
by .45colt
Thu Aug 22, 2019 7:26 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Wanted.. 12ga Browning Auto 5 barrel.
Replies: 2
Views: 145

Wanted.. 12ga Browning Auto 5 barrel.

Looking for a 12 ga "light twelve" barrel 26" for a Belgium made gun. IC or modified. Thanks Guys.
by .45colt
Thu Aug 22, 2019 8:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: JEFF QUINN HEALTH UPDATE- August 21st, 2019
Replies: 15
Views: 584

Re: JEFF QUINN HEALTH UPDATE- August 21st, 2019

More Prayers Up.
by .45colt
Tue Aug 20, 2019 7:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Back in Time....with your favorite smoke-pole
Replies: 30
Views: 664

Re: Back in Time....with your favorite smoke-pole

"One person at the Alamo with a simple Ruger 10/22 and a couple cases of ammunition".............................................................. I have often wondered what would happen if confronted by an enemy the opposing force would be met by .22 lr fire in the Face......... :shock: :shock: :sh...
by .45colt
Tue Aug 20, 2019 9:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: UPS Stores
Replies: 8
Views: 272

Re: UPS Stores

Thanks for the heads up !!! I always wondered about them and like You it's for Me about 12 miles further... I go to UPS directly.
by .45colt
Tue Aug 20, 2019 8:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lawn mower build update ( video added )
Replies: 164
Views: 2049

Re: Lawn mower build update

Pitchy Wrote:"i`m just having a hard time with this hip thing and my one and only good neighbor sold out and is moving away so been kinda bummed out."...........Try not to worry too much about the neighbor thing Pard. last fall My neighbor passed away at home and I cried like a baby. She was like ha...
by .45colt
Fri Aug 16, 2019 7:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Video Of Pitchy's Lawn Mower
Replies: 10
Views: 298

Re: Video Of Pitchy's Lawn Mower

Six wrote : Post by Sixgun » Wed Aug 14, 2019 4:29 pm .45colt wrote: ↑ "Wed Aug 14, 2019 3:58 pm Hate to tell You guys but that's Pitchy 50 years ago................................while we were all asleep looking for the lawn mower He built a Time Machine........................ :lol: :lol: :lol: ...
by .45colt
Wed Aug 14, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Video Of Pitchy's Lawn Mower
Replies: 10
Views: 298

Re: Video Of Pitchy's Lawn Mower

Hate to tell You guys but that's Pitchy 50 years ago................................while we were all asleep looking for the lawn mower He built a Time Machine........................ :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: .
by .45colt
Wed Aug 14, 2019 7:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Update on Co-Worker's cancer.
Replies: 6
Views: 173

Re: Update on Co-Worker's cancer.

Awesome !! Great to Hear such news. :D .
by .45colt
Thu Aug 08, 2019 2:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tape in scope rings ?
Replies: 3
Views: 207

Tape in scope rings ?

Hello All, Son in law has a new rifle that came with aluminum scope rings, and we are putting steel rings on it . the stock ones had some kind of tape inside each one. good ?, Bad ?, or not necessary .? Thanks Once Again.
by .45colt
Wed Aug 07, 2019 7:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Question for the "Rossi Whisperers"
Replies: 11
Views: 494

Re: Question for the "Rossi Whisperers"

A few years ago I picked up a NIB Rossi 44-40.24" barrel. haven't messed with it till this year. got the video , and stainless mag follower from Nate. before changing the mag follower it was harder than Heck to load more than a few rounds in it. there was a plastic plug in the mag tube to limit how ...
by .45colt
Mon Aug 05, 2019 4:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Off Topic....Harley Street Glide ???
Replies: 51
Views: 817

Re: Off Topic....Harley Street Glide ???

It's Pitchy Stiltskin, Rumples Great, Great Grandson. looks like He slept All winter. Shhhhhhhh. 8) .
by .45colt
Mon Aug 05, 2019 4:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hatsan escort.
Replies: 20
Views: 609

Re: Hatsan escort.

Great Job Nath!!, one thing the Turks know how to build is a semi auto shotgun. I went out on a limb last year and got a Tristar G2 Viper, 28 gauge. the little gun is stocked right and runs like a clock. Glad you got that one.
by .45colt
Sun Aug 04, 2019 9:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sunday Reminder
Replies: 7
Views: 246

Re: Sunday Reminder

Thanks Jim.
by .45colt
Sun Aug 04, 2019 9:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Off Topic....Harley Street Glide ???
Replies: 51
Views: 817

Re: Off Topic....Harley Street Glide ???

What fun to read!! The best post I started but nothing to contribute to. there is a jungle of used bikes of all makes to choose from. Still lookin. Thanks to All for posting. Jim.
by .45colt
Thu Aug 01, 2019 6:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Off Topic....Harley Street Glide ???
Replies: 51
Views: 817

Re: Off Topic....Harley Street Glide ???

Thanks for taking the time to reply Guys, lots of bikes out there. Jim.
by .45colt
Wed Jul 31, 2019 4:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Off Topic....Harley Street Glide ???
Replies: 51
Views: 817

Re: Off Topic....Harley Street Glide ???

I did a search about it and there seems to be a big issue with the drive by wire throttle on the '08's. that and I think the Harleys have a dry sump engine with an oil Tank ?? I had one bike set up that way and it was a pain to change engine, transmission, and primary oil all the time.
by .45colt
Wed Jul 31, 2019 10:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Off Topic....Harley Street Glide ???
Replies: 51
Views: 817

Re: Off Topic....Harley Street Glide ???

Thanks Pete,thats the kind of info I need. the owner claims He has no time to ride it. :?
by .45colt
Wed Jul 31, 2019 8:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Off Topic....Harley Street Glide ???
Replies: 51
Views: 817

Off Topic....Harley Street Glide ???

O.K. you Harley Guys, :D . Momma wants Me to get another bike while We can still ride. I've had five bikes over the years never a Harley. A local Rider has a '08 Street Glide 10,500 mi, quick detach backrest, vance&hines pipes. It looks like new, not a mark or scratch freaking beautiful. asking $11,...
by .45colt
Tue Jul 30, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mowing the old fasion way.
Replies: 61
Views: 1023

Re: Mowing the old fasion way.

Don't mean to hi-jack Your excellent thread Pitchy but I found the mower.... :lol: :lol:... 1940 Toro Professional. A walk down memory Lane. I guess My mind isn't gone yet. https://www.ebay.com/itm/TORO-PROFESSIONAL-LAWN-MOWER-Great-1940s-Linen-AD-Postcard-MINNEAPOLIS-MN/362636062355?hash=item546ecb...
by .45colt
Tue Jul 30, 2019 12:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mowing the old fasion way.
Replies: 61
Views: 1023

Re: Mowing the old fasion way.

Man this thread is killin Me...the Farmer across the street mowed about 2 acres of grass and the yard was always beautiful .He had a monster of a reel mower , one mounted permanently in front of the engine with two side reels that would fold up to store. I wish I could remember the name on it but th...
by .45colt
Sun Jul 21, 2019 7:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ain't That America.......
Replies: 14
Views: 519

Re: Ain't That America.......

Thanks Guys, and Yes It was a Great Day ,spent mostly with Farm People and Country Folk. I will try to support every event they have.
by .45colt
Sun Jul 21, 2019 8:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ain't That America.......
Replies: 14
Views: 519

Ain't That America.......

Yesterday We took a road trip over to Western Pa to Saegertown to the antique engine show. Five bucks admission . It was 90*. hundreds of old tractors, huge hit & miss engines, belt driven machine shop ,sawmill, tractor pull, Good reasonable food at the concession stand. hundreds of people All Happy...
by .45colt
Fri Jul 19, 2019 7:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: interesting tests......
Replies: 4
Views: 245

Re: interesting tests......

Wow ! a lot of hours work went into that. Thanks for the link.
by .45colt
Thu Jul 11, 2019 4:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For Terry Murbach's widow
Replies: 11
Views: 552

Re: For Terry Murbach's widow

Ted read my mind..... I was wondering the same thing.................??
by .45colt
Sat Jul 06, 2019 5:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New levergunner arrived yesterday.
Replies: 20
Views: 424

Re: New levergunner arrived yesterday.

Babies everywhere!! Big hands for sure. Congrats!! :D .
by .45colt
Sat Jul 06, 2019 5:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: It was a boy!!!
Replies: 16
Views: 355

Re: It was a boy!!!

Awesome!! Congrats. :D .
by .45colt
Wed Jul 03, 2019 9:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Anvil Stand
Replies: 11
Views: 266

Re: New Anvil Stand

An Osage tree that big should have had lots of limbs good for bow making. that piece You have the anvil on will be still here in 500 years. :D .
by .45colt
Wed Jul 03, 2019 2:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Must have been something to see all right
Replies: 4
Views: 259

Re: Must have been something to see all right

Pitchy Wrote; " Pretty cool Bill, don`t think i`d want to be within a mile when them boilers exploded".. Me neither. Just like when the extended Family out on the farm is going to have a "big" day shooting the cannon or pipe bombs or blowing stuff up with waaaayyyyyy too much tannerite. I just tell ...
by .45colt
Wed Jul 03, 2019 1:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I came in from picking peaches and smell like a farm worker!
Replies: 10
Views: 282

Re: I came in from picking peaches and smell like a farm worker!

Your killing Me..... :cry: :cry: :cry: I'm not one for desserts but My Wife can make peach pie that I can't say no to.
by .45colt
Wed Jul 03, 2019 1:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How Old.....?
Replies: 12
Views: 394

Re: How Old.....?

Thanks for All of the information . Now that I'm retired I'm finding time to do some shooting. :D .
by .45colt
Tue Jul 02, 2019 9:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Perspective
Replies: 7
Views: 225

Re: Perspective

What a heat sink....once all of that steel gets hot the room will be warm long after the fire goes out.
by .45colt
Tue Jul 02, 2019 9:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How Old.....?
Replies: 12
Views: 394

Re: How Old.....?

Jim wrote" Balloon Head cartridges were produced until sometime after WWII .. I believe into the 1950's" . It sure seems the case Jim because this brass doesn't look in anyway old like before WW2. maybe Old Six will chime in, I bet He knows somethin. :D .
by .45colt
Tue Jul 02, 2019 8:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How Old.....?
Replies: 12
Views: 394

How Old.....?

Hello to All, On another forum one of the members had 150 pieces of 44-40 balloon head brass for sale. We made a deal and it came yesterday. almost all of it appears unused like new other than being a mellow color. I'm going to shoot black power out of it. Anyone know when balloon head brass was las...
by .45colt
Fri Jun 28, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Grandpa Said....
Replies: 16
Views: 565

Re: Grandpa Said....

My favorite was "wish in one hand and pelosi in the other and see which one fills up first"........................................................ :cry: .
by .45colt
Wed Jun 26, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: what would hunt with?
Replies: 29
Views: 727

Re: what would hunt with?

Five years ago when the straight wall cartridge thing went into effect I killed a Big Doe at the end of My property with My Marlin 1895 45-70. one shot no problem. I think the Speer 300gr slug is in orbit and I hope to see it come down before long........................... :shock: :D :D .
by .45colt
Fri Jun 21, 2019 8:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What a chore!!
Replies: 7
Views: 400

Re: What a chore!!

Good luck on selling Your Trailer....A few years ago I walked into a local Gun shop and on the rack was a Marlin with a Marlin sling , I asked the clerk behind the counter about it and He said "it's just an old Marlin .218 Bee :shock: . " it comes with two boxes of ammo " the rifle was filthy, grimy...
by .45colt
Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Diploma..............
Replies: 13
Views: 453

Re: My Diploma..............

Thanks All for the Well Wishes. :D .