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by .45colt
Sun Dec 16, 2018 2:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: John Browning on the History Channel
Replies: 7
Views: 102

Re: John Browning on the History Channel

Great Show !! Thanks Again. :D .
by .45colt
Sun Dec 16, 2018 4:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Experience with Hornady XTP bullets on game...?
Replies: 12
Views: 181

Re: Experience with Hornady XTP bullets on game...?

Once in a while We get a lone woodchuck that shows up here, much too close to My little garden. I had 100grn XTP's loaded in the Marlin 32-20 right around 1900fps, He stood up in some tall weeds about 60 yards away. one shot made a tennis ball size hole in his skull. My beans were saved :lol: .. ver...
by .45colt
Sun Dec 16, 2018 4:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: John Browning on the History Channel
Replies: 7
Views: 102

Re: John Browning on the History Channel

Thanks for posting this Rusty, I'm off to work soon but will watch it this afternoon. :D :D :D .
by .45colt
Sat Dec 15, 2018 2:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin adds curly maple furniture option to Model 336
Replies: 13
Views: 252

Re: Marlin adds curly maple furniture option to Model 336

I have a bunch of Marlin rifles, but those are just ugly....If the Hildybeast was a shooter that one would be her go to gun. :oops: :oops: :oops: :oops: :oops: .
by .45colt
Sat Dec 15, 2018 5:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayer Request — For My Mother
Replies: 19
Views: 117

Re: Prayer Request — For My Mother

Done.
by .45colt
Thu Dec 13, 2018 9:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayers up for Jeff (medical issues)
Replies: 17
Views: 249

Re: Prayers up for Jeff (medical issues)

Prayers Up for a Miracle. I have enjoyed Many of their videos over the years, and hope for many more.
by .45colt
Wed Dec 12, 2018 5:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: SR7625
Replies: 3
Views: 142

Re: SR7625

Along time ago one of the Gents at the Gun club told Me He was done shooting. selling every thing.... I bought 20 lbs of 7625 from Him.. :D .
by .45colt
Sun Dec 09, 2018 4:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spoon art. New added.
Replies: 25
Views: 317

Re: Spoon art.

I showed these Pic's TO My Wife Pitchy and She went nuts. She has spent hundreds of hours over the years making cards and really appreciates Your creative talent. I'll second Gunny, You are a Treasure. Thank You.
by .45colt
Fri Dec 07, 2018 11:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sharps Display At The Local Museum
Replies: 11
Views: 211

Re: Sharps Display At The Local Museum

Wow !! If/when I retire I'm hoping to out to Montana, if I do I sure want to see this Museum. Thank You for the post.
by .45colt
Thu Dec 06, 2018 4:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How long must I wait?
Replies: 38
Views: 679

Re: How long must I wait?

I say "forget about it" . step up to the 32-20 CF. :D .
by .45colt
Thu Dec 06, 2018 9:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: An Old Man Lies Dying...............
Replies: 4
Views: 339

Re: An Old Man Lies Dying...............

I swear I worked with that Guy for years.... :lol: .
by .45colt
Wed Dec 05, 2018 5:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Krampus nacht
Replies: 2
Views: 176

Re: Krampus nacht

Seems like a good excuse for a party!! :D
+1..... I sure hope that bugger shows up here tonight . I can send him to never, never land with one Super X 3" Goose load #4's..one under the chin should make Him Happy. :shock: :lol: .
by .45colt
Tue Dec 04, 2018 10:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Shotgun barrel bending jig... change POI
Replies: 13
Views: 282

Re: Shotgun barrel bending jig... change POI

Excellent Job!! I followed Your thread over on Shotgun World, several of the Members there better find a good way to cook Crow , they are going to have some to Eat. :lol: :lol: .
by .45colt
Tue Dec 04, 2018 2:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What y'all payin' for gas?
Replies: 57
Views: 717

Re: What y'all payin' for gas?

Today regular is $1.99 a gallon in Ohio. :shock: :lol: .
by .45colt
Sun Dec 02, 2018 9:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Following in the Footsteps of Nath...
Replies: 26
Views: 552

Re: Following in the Footsteps of Nath...

I have had the same Pedersoli 12 gauge for along time. Great Shooter, fantastic quality, never a problem. while not traditional I use OX-Yoke Wonder wads, one over the powder, one over the shot . makes loading easy. sure hope I get time to shoot it more if/when I retire. Enjoy. https://www.rmcoxyoke...
by .45colt
Wed Nov 28, 2018 4:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: One More For The 1877
Replies: 12
Views: 410

Re: One More For The 1877

I love it !!! Good Shooting. :mrgreen: .
by .45colt
Wed Nov 28, 2018 4:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Old 73 makes meat
Replies: 19
Views: 385

Re: Old 73 makes meat

Awesome!!! Enjoy. :D
by .45colt
Mon Nov 26, 2018 5:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New old guy
Replies: 25
Views: 497

Re: New old guy

Most of us are old Geezers or close to it...Welcome from Ohio. :D .
by .45colt
Thu Nov 22, 2018 9:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Grandson First Buck
Replies: 17
Views: 327

Re: Grandson First Buck

Awesome !!
by .45colt
Sat Nov 17, 2018 11:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: success: daughters first deer
Replies: 16
Views: 383

Re: success: daughters first deer

Awesome !! She and You both have a lot to be Proud of. Enjoy. :D .
by .45colt
Fri Nov 16, 2018 8:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Life can be very cruel
Replies: 33
Views: 951

Re: Life can be very cruel

Prayers Up.
by .45colt
Wed Nov 14, 2018 5:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Montana Antelope With A 1877 Sharps
Replies: 20
Views: 778

Re: Montana Antelope With A 1877 Sharps

I tried to post a response ,but the words are gone...this is something from another time Thank You For the Great Post. :D .
by .45colt
Sat Nov 10, 2018 8:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another prayer request, for another wildfire
Replies: 28
Views: 702

Re: Another prayer request, for another wildfire

Prayers Up for All.
by .45colt
Fri Nov 09, 2018 11:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I love archery season!!!
Replies: 13
Views: 504

Re: I love archery season!!!

I have killed several deer over the years with longbows and recurves. none further that twenty yards. I can really appreciate Your dedication to the Addiction. :D . Sadly for Me, I can no longer shoot the bows that were easy 20 years ago. All part of getting Old. Congrats. Enjoy.
by .45colt
Thu Nov 08, 2018 5:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: In Need of prayer please.
Replies: 27
Views: 584

Re: In Need of prayer please.

Done.
by .45colt
Mon Nov 05, 2018 6:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Old cowboy song, seldom heard
Replies: 6
Views: 544

Re: Old cowboy song, seldom heard

" not many nowadays could hold a candle to that" +1.
Out of All of the old stuff I ever heard No One Holds a Candle to Burl Ives, Who today could Match this?....https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j2klh2c ... _Q&index=1
by .45colt
Mon Nov 05, 2018 3:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: It hurts a bit. But its all good
Replies: 14
Views: 569

Re: It hurts a bit. But its all good

Good for You !! The rifle is back where it belongs.
by .45colt
Thu Nov 01, 2018 7:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Buffalo.....
Replies: 4
Views: 349

Buffalo.....

Had to share this link, just Awesome.http://castboolits.gunloads.com/showthr ... ffalo-hunt
by .45colt
Mon Oct 29, 2018 3:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: An old Winchester in the family
Replies: 10
Views: 549

Re: An old Winchester in the family

Fantastic!! Thanks for the post.
by .45colt
Fri Oct 26, 2018 10:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: There is a Rossi 62 slide action I can buy...
Replies: 11
Views: 526

Re: There is a Rossi 62 slide action I can buy...

I bought one for My Son around 20 years ago . I have never shot it off the bench. it is prolly one of the most fun Guns We have for shooting cans or bottles full of water. ours has been very reliable. :D
by .45colt
Fri Oct 26, 2018 10:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got a box from Dillon yesterday.
Replies: 20
Views: 552

Re: Got a box from Dillon yesterday.

Awesome Jason !! I Love that kind of Customer Service. :D .
by .45colt
Wed Oct 24, 2018 3:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: These guys had guts...
Replies: 3
Views: 395

Re: These guys had guts...

I have seen many different shows over the years about this raid and the movie as well. weather they were guided by fate or by the Lord ( I Hope) what they did was mind blowing......todays professional sports "Heros :shock: " would be well advised to See what real Men did......To Help End The war. I
by .45colt
Fri Oct 12, 2018 4:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The good old days-or maybe not.
Replies: 20
Views: 909

Re: The good old days-or maybe not.

I know maybe three people today who could have survived then (1800's)....page forward to 1941 My dad quit school age 14 and dug ditches 10 hours a day for six years in the depression .........When WW2 broke out and He was drafted , He said that Boot Camp in the Army was a "Country Club". He never sa...
by .45colt
Fri Oct 12, 2018 9:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Latest Lever 1877 Shiloh Sharps
Replies: 16
Views: 590

Re: Latest Lever 1877 Shiloh Sharps

I'm not against anyone shooting a beautiful Gun like that. To Me it's a work of art, Wood and steel. Stunning.
by .45colt
Thu Oct 11, 2018 7:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Latest Lever 1877 Shiloh Sharps
Replies: 16
Views: 590

Re: Latest Lever 1877 Shiloh Sharps

Nice to look at, but too pretty for Me. Enjoy. :D .
by .45colt
Thu Oct 11, 2018 7:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Range time this morning.
Replies: 11
Views: 432

Re: Range time this morning.

I have a beat to death model 30, made in 1969 . if I told a shooter to close their eyes, handed them the rifle and work the lever they would think it was some kind of one off custom gun. action runs like a sewing machine. shoots just like Yours. just not as purty. :D
by .45colt
Fri Oct 05, 2018 3:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another Moose from BC
Replies: 26
Views: 743

Re: Another Moose from BC

As the owner of a MXLR and MX .338 Marlin Express all I can say "is I told You So". I have watched Your last few hunts over the years, and now Another has posted here who is also posted on Marlin Owners. He had great results in Africa with the .338. I have long said that if Remlin would build the .3...
by .45colt
Thu Oct 04, 2018 7:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M-1 Garand Campfire
Replies: 1496
Views: 19053

Re: CMP--Garand--range report added.

Now I see the real underlying plot to this whole evil thread Pitchy........A whole society of enablers trying to get Me in the fold...I'm strong. don't need one, don't want one, need, want, sure is cool... :o Awesome!
by .45colt
Thu Oct 04, 2018 6:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Presidential Alert
Replies: 36
Views: 956

Re: Presidential Alert

I have the cheapest flip phone there is, and I got the alert. :? .
by .45colt
Fri Sep 28, 2018 3:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M-1 Garand Campfire
Replies: 1496
Views: 19053

Re: CMP--Garand--Pics added.

Pretty cool Pitchy, can't wait to see those Hostiles after You bring the Big Gun out. :shock:
by .45colt
Thu Sep 27, 2018 7:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AWA Lightning 45 Colt Rifle, How strong is it?
Replies: 7
Views: 353

Re: AWA Lightning 45 Colt Rifle, How strong is it?

When I had the Uberti '73 in .45 colt I wanted a load that would that would be close to the original 44-40 load. in the Hodgdon reloading handbook they list 200 grain bullet with 13 grains of HS-6 powder. using lead bullets the load averaged 1360 fps . a lot of fun to shoot .
by .45colt
Thu Sep 27, 2018 6:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin 1894cl 25-20
Replies: 6
Views: 369

Re: Marlin 1894cl 25-20

I paid $480.00 for my Cl 32-20 about 10 years ago. like new in the box. walked in to a local shop a few years ago. there on the used rack was a Marlin Bullseye in what looked like a model 39. the clerk handed it to Me saying it's an old Cl .218 Bee, comes with 2 boxes of shells. :shock: . the hang t...
by .45colt
Tue Sep 11, 2018 3:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help quitting the beer
Replies: 43
Views: 1409

Re: Help quitting the beer

It's ALL about being Happy Bill . things in life are never the same very long. Do what Works for You. Stay Strong.
by .45colt
Tue Sep 11, 2018 3:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Miroku 1873 .44-40
Replies: 10
Views: 588

Re: Miroku 1873 .44-40

A big Atta Boy !! I have looked at a few of them and never saw one with wood so nice. That looks like a fine rifle. I can't wait to hear how it shoots. :D .
by .45colt
Mon Sep 10, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This Day in History: "The Battle of Lake Erie, 1813"
Replies: 7
Views: 375

Re: This Day in History: "The Battle of Lake Erie, 1813"

We live about a mile from Lake Erie, bout an hour east of Cleveland. Many years ago was an article about the battle of Lake Erie In it the author described a local Family Farm only a few miles away as I sit. it the Family Bible someone wrote about the Horrible thunder and storms out over the lake, n...
by .45colt
Fri Sep 07, 2018 3:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pure Class...
Replies: 4
Views: 287

Re: Pure Class...

Moderator, You can delete this as I also posted about this on the classified's. :oops: I think the Grandkids are starting to really Get to Me. :shock: :D :D :D .
by .45colt
Fri Sep 07, 2018 2:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pure Class...
Replies: 4
Views: 287

Pure Class...

Over a month ago I bought some lead shot from a member "Wolfdog" down in Florida. the post office managed to "lose' a 25lb bag of shot in delivery. clerk at the P.O. said it was dropped somewhere along the way as it arrived wrapped in shrink wrap . They told Me to call the "loose in the mail" # for ...
by .45colt
Tue Sep 04, 2018 4:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cleveland Air Show
Replies: 25
Views: 1209

Re: Cleveland Air Show

Great pictures Jason !!!. Yesterday My Wife's Brother invited us down to the E-55th Marina in Cleveland. He has a 26' Sea Ray docked there and took us out on the lake to see the Air show. An unforgettable afternoon that was capped off by the Blue Angles. because the weather was so good they were abl...
by .45colt
Sun Sep 02, 2018 11:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayer request
Replies: 18
Views: 584

Re: Prayer request

Prayers Up.
by .45colt
Thu Aug 30, 2018 5:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayer request
Replies: 22
Views: 672

Re: Prayer request

Prayers Up.