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by .45colt
Sun Feb 17, 2019 10:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Picked up a Grail Gun, Long Time Coming
Replies: 10
Views: 153

Re: Picked up a Grail Gun, Long Time Coming

Nice !! I did the same thing last month , My Grail Gun was a Browning Auto-5 only took Me 55 years to get one. :D .
by .45colt
Thu Feb 14, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Remembering
Replies: 14
Views: 277

Re: Remembering

Great Story Jim, Thank You. I grew up in rural farmland not as large as Yours but All the same to a Kid I had it made , hunting, fishing, camping , working on the farm... We never had much money but I always thought We were rich and We were, just not money wise .it's all gone now , half million $ ho...
by .45colt
Thu Feb 14, 2019 8:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: USPS....NOTIFICATION...
Replies: 9
Views: 286

USPS....NOTIFICATION...

Last August I bought some lead shot from a member here, the box arrived all torn up 25 lbs light, all taped up as if a 6 year old packaged it. I filed a report with the USPS mail recovery had to create an account , with a password . now anyone would know that a 25 lb bag of shot just doesn't go miss...
by .45colt
Thu Feb 14, 2019 8:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: SightHunter09 will be getting out soon.
Replies: 29
Views: 638

Re: SightHunter09 will be getting out soon.

I pray that somehow it All works out. We have an extended family member who sounds the same, He never finished school, refused real help or guidance from anyone. stole anything He could from His Grandmother and anyone else. He is now about 30 years old. The last time He was at My place for a picnic ...
by .45colt
Wed Feb 13, 2019 4:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: .348 Winchester versus .45-70 in terms of recoil
Replies: 13
Views: 310

Re: .348 Winchester versus .45-70 in terms of recoil

Please Delete, no need to rant on another post. Sorry.
by .45colt
Wed Feb 13, 2019 3:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Rare Western Washington Snow Storm
Replies: 20
Views: 369

Re: The Rare Western Washington Snow Storm

It's just great that global warming is spreading it All over the place. A year ago now We were buried, way over 100" of snow for the year here , Erie Pennsylvania which is 50 mi to the east got around 190" last year. just life in the Great Lakes Snowbelt. get a roof rake and a good snowblower. :lol: .
by .45colt
Sat Feb 09, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester stock lacquer
Replies: 8
Views: 315

Re: Winchester stock lacquer

I re-member Seeing this some years ago, had to do a search for it.https://www.ebay.com/itm/Winchester-Res ... xy4RpRyviy
by .45colt
Sat Feb 09, 2019 4:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Ceiling Fan for Helicopter Junkies...
Replies: 10
Views: 448

Re: A Ceiling Fan for Helicopter Junkies...

Danny, Great to See You post !! Hope Your doing O.K. :D .
by .45colt
Sat Feb 09, 2019 4:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Super Bowl Sunday
Replies: 36
Views: 726

Re: Super Bowl Sunday

I always try to watch the divisional playoffs every year, those games are most always better then the stuporbowl. this year I had to start work at 5:00 am that day. so by 6:00 I was one tired old Geezer and slept thru the whole thing, and didn't miss a thing. :lol:
by .45colt
Fri Feb 08, 2019 5:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Parker DH 10 gauge
Replies: 33
Views: 447

Re: Parker DH 10 gauge

6pt, I know You get around and I have no doubt You have seen this....but others may want to See the Real Big Bore Stuff....Never Know When A T-Rex might cross Your path......................... :shock: https://www.facebook.com/john.ross.5623 ... 9610210699
by .45colt
Wed Feb 06, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Still a Kid...
Replies: 8
Views: 340

Re: Still a Kid...

Thanks To All... :D . It for sure isn't a light weight in todays sense at about eight lb. I have had all of My 12 ga reloading stuff put away for some time. I went to wally world and they have "Estate" 12 ga 1 oz. loads @ 1180 fps. I figure if It will shoot these It's a big bonus. I set the friction...
by .45colt
Mon Feb 04, 2019 9:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Still a Kid...
Replies: 8
Views: 340

Still a Kid...

When I was Young in the early 60's I would sit and wear out My Dad shooters Bible and Gun Digest's every year. of course I wanted at least one of everything. one shotgun that I always wanted and never got was a Browning Auto 5. last week I picked this one up and boy is it fun to shoot. varmints bewa...
by .45colt
Sat Feb 02, 2019 3:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Super Bowl Sunday
Replies: 36
Views: 726

Re: Super Bowl Sunday

I CAN'T BELIEVE THAT ALL THE DUMOCRATS HAVEN'T BEEN SCREAMING THEIR HEADS OFF, THE PLAYOFF GAME WITH THE SAINTS WAS FIXED BY THE NFL......IN ALL MY OF MY LIFE WATCHING SPORTS ON T.V. IT IS THE WORST "NO CALL" I HAVE EVER SEEN. CLEARLY THE GAME WAS FIXED WITH NO LESS THAN TWO REFEREES WATCHING THE EN...
by .45colt
Thu Jan 31, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rock Bass
Replies: 24
Views: 465

Re: Rock Bass

Good Lord Pitchy, I don't dare let the Grandsons see that Rock bass. before You knew what was happening they would be camping on Your porch. :) .
by .45colt
Thu Jan 31, 2019 8:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: So you think you've seen ugly in a levergun...
Replies: 20
Views: 471

Re: So you think you've seen ugly in a levergun...

Man this is one tough neighborhood, that thing has a Quattro trigger ?? and is only $359.99..... :roll: :shock: :lol: I have owned My share of air rifles and they are fun. But for Me nothing beats the CCI .22 long cb caps. but then I'm an old Geezer who just don't know.
by .45colt
Wed Jan 30, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: You MAY Be An Extreme Rednick, IF:
Replies: 14
Views: 404

Re: You MAY Be An Extreme Rednick, IF:

We have had some of these move on our formally quite country rd.... Put a swimming pool in the front yard right next to where you burn trash, the low spots in the driveway could float a Jon boat... cut the grass twice a year....maybe.... Disrespect the neighbors who have lived here 45 years.... Tras...
by .45colt
Wed Jan 30, 2019 5:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Animal Cruelty
Replies: 36
Views: 977

Re: Animal Cruelty

Getting ready for work, I just sat down with a coffee. My Neighbor has a Great Pyrenees too. when I got up at 4:30 AM and looked outside Bear (the Dog) was walking down their driveway and the cats were as usual walking under Him prolly to stay warm. It's 4* right now..... :lol: :lol: :lol: .
by .45colt
Mon Jan 28, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Not scantily clad
Replies: 14
Views: 547

Re: Not scantily clad

One thing for sure I bet, She Will NEVER SHOOT A BIG BULL MOOSE IN THE EDGE OF A LAKE.....IN THE FALL IN ALASKA.................. :shock: :shock: :shock: :? . :lol: .
by .45colt
Sun Jan 27, 2019 6:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Yet another compass
Replies: 21
Views: 369

Re: Yet another compass

Nice Pitchy, but for sheer cool the first one takes the cake. I could just see one of the Grandkids rootin thru My hunting gear in 20 years and the look on their face when they figured out what it was. :) .
by .45colt
Sun Jan 27, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Have you seen my old buddy latety?
Replies: 12
Views: 389

Re: Have you seen my old buddy latety?

I went to a fairly large show here last month. 300 tables. He was there with all of His Kin...It was crowded, a lot of the young ins was in a big hurry to see everything before anyone else. several of them bumped into Me, everything there seemed high priced, from ammo to all the tables of military g...
by .45colt
Fri Jan 25, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Primitive wooden compass.
Replies: 51
Views: 834

Re: Wooden compass.

That is really cool. Great Job.
by .45colt
Tue Jan 22, 2019 5:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Brand New Winchester Calibre At Shot Show
Replies: 38
Views: 985

Re: A Brand New Winchester Calibre At Shot Show

Seems like the store shelves around here have been stuffed with the .450 bushmaster rifles& ammo for a few years...I bet there will be some used ones for sale. :lol:
by .45colt
Sun Jan 20, 2019 7:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dice board we made today
Replies: 11
Views: 284

Re: Dice board we made today

All I can really say is "WOW"...How Nice.
by .45colt
Sun Jan 20, 2019 7:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Just a FYI ..... Taurus introduces new .22lr
Replies: 12
Views: 403

Re: Just a FYI ..... Taurus introduces new .22lr

:shock: :shock: :cry: :cry: ..ugly is as ugly does.........................
by .45colt
Thu Jan 17, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Favorite 22LR ammunition
Replies: 35
Views: 664

Re: Favorite 22LR ammunition

I have stockpiled more .22 ammo than I will ever shoot...during the last ammo shortage I forgot all about the .22 The 32-20 will do it all for Me. :twisted: . If I live a few more years My Three Grandsons will no doubt shoot up the .22's..... :lol: .
by .45colt
Wed Jan 16, 2019 5:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who Makes The Best Walker Colt (Colt Walker?) .44
Replies: 21
Views: 700

Re: Who Makes The Best Walker Colt (Colt Walker?) .44

I have no idea why You would want to buy a Colt Walker .44 and not shoot it.....With full 60 grain loads. My Brother had a Winchester Model 70 .458 Magnum and We just HAD to shoot the 510grn solids just so we said we did. but to each His Own......
by .45colt
Fri Jan 11, 2019 5:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I too have a Jeep now
Replies: 34
Views: 784

Re: I too have a Jeep now

As someone who has now owned several in the last 45 years..........The Guy behind the parts counter told Me one day...... Just, Empty, Entire, Pocket,...of course this was before the internet. :shock: .
by .45colt
Fri Jan 11, 2019 11:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Yesterday I loaded 3/4 of a box of 30-30's
Replies: 23
Views: 607

Re: Yesterday I loaded 3/4 of a box of 30-30's

Let's see...30-30's are pretty cheap to buy new around $15.00, so since there is only 3/4 of a box there I'll give You that much shipped. Looks Great to Me. :D :D :D . Have a Great Day Jim.
by .45colt
Fri Jan 04, 2019 5:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Stolen Winchester 1892
Replies: 42
Views: 1374

Re: Stolen Winchester 1892

I can tell You This....the little grocery chain I work for has 169 cameras to watch everything that happens in ALL the store...............the guy that was installing them told Me there were more Hidden.............. THIS IS AN INSIDE JOB ALL THE WAY................GLAD IT DIDN'T HAPPEN TO THIS OLD ...
by .45colt
Fri Jan 04, 2019 10:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Stolen Winchester 1892
Replies: 42
Views: 1374

Re: Stolen Winchester 1892

What a Load Of Bulls***.....In todays world with All the computer tracking they should have NO problem finding out where Your Rifle is . I bet all of these shipping facilities have video cameras everywhere just like where I work. in August last year I bought a bunch of lead shot from a member here, ...
by .45colt
Mon Dec 31, 2018 3:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 86er .45-70 article from the past
Replies: 11
Views: 775

Re: 86er .45-70 article from the past

I remember this article as well.. As I recall Elmer had five ( I think) Extra-Light 45-70 Winnies and He usually loaded 53 grains of 3031. :D .
by .45colt
Sun Dec 30, 2018 4:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I think I'm on the hill...
Replies: 65
Views: 1631

Re: I think I'm on the hill...

Don't look for sympathy or expect it, the world can be a brutal place and everything We heard from All the old Geezers comes to Us All if We live long enough. I had to work 6 days a week till I was about 55 when they cut overtime at work. past 55 I've had some health issues to deal with. I'll be 65 ...
by .45colt
Sat Dec 29, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cord cutting, the cable TV kind
Replies: 19
Views: 700

Re: Cord cutting, the cable TV kind

We got rid of cable TV about 18 months ago . got one of the new antennas, a signal booster and a rotor. We get about 12 stations HD TV and depending on the weather sometimes as many as 30. too much to watch on Netflix and Roku . We just finished watching a show on the Smithsonian Channel all about "...
by .45colt
Sat Dec 29, 2018 8:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fun with the Grandson
Replies: 14
Views: 438

Re: Fun with the Grandson

What a Lucky Young Man Tyler is to Have a Grandpa Like You Pitchy. I know from First Hand Experience because My Grandfather was just Like You. I had a Great Time as a Kid. :D .
by .45colt
Tue Dec 25, 2018 8:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Christmas Morning !
Replies: 7
Views: 257

Re: Christmas Morning !

That 10 ga will never work, better get an 8 to really put 'im down. :D
by .45colt
Tue Dec 25, 2018 7:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Love it.
Replies: 12
Views: 513

Re: Love it.

We watched it again last week, I'm getting more like them every day. My favorite shotgun is right next to Me. :D .
by .45colt
Tue Dec 25, 2018 7:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Terry Murbach
Replies: 54
Views: 2384

Re: Terry Murbach

I HAVE MISSED HIS POSTS FOR ALONG TIME, I LOVED IT WHEN HE STIRRED THE POT AND A BUNCH OF EXPERTS GOT THEIR PANTIES IN A WAD. I HAVE WORKED WITH AND KNOWN SEVERAL MEN LIKE HIM AND WHILE IT SOMETIMES CAN BE HARD TO TAKE,THEY ARE MORE RIGHT THAN WRONG. LOVE YA TERRY AND I'LL HAVE A SHOT & BEER FOR YOU...
by .45colt
Mon Dec 24, 2018 2:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bernadelli hammer gun
Replies: 14
Views: 453

Re: Bernadelli hammer gun

Somewhere in the past, prolly in the early sixties, I read about them in Shooters Bible . I was about 12 years old and slobbering all over that book every year wishing, hoping, someday I could get some of the stuff shown in it. You might want to go to "Shotgun World" or other websites that deal with...
by .45colt
Mon Dec 24, 2018 4:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Merry Christmas from the Pitchy clan.
Replies: 19
Views: 441

Re: Merry Christmas from the Pitchy clan.

Very Nice Pitchy, Bless You All. Merry Christmas.
by .45colt
Mon Dec 24, 2018 4:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayer Request
Replies: 73
Views: 1472

Re: Prayer Request

Prayers Up.
by .45colt
Sun Dec 23, 2018 1:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ithaca 37 20ga restoration
Replies: 8
Views: 318

Re: Ithaca 37 20ga restoration

Link worked today. What a Fine Job You did on that one !! something to be Proud of.
by .45colt
Sat Dec 22, 2018 3:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ithaca 37 20ga restoration
Replies: 8
Views: 318

Re: Ithaca 37 20ga restoration

" TARZAN SAY" LINK NO WORKY, TARZAN MAD, CALL ELEPHANTS.......................................................................................................... :shock: :shock: :o ..https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MwHWbsvgQUE
by .45colt
Wed Dec 19, 2018 6:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Surgery done.
Replies: 48
Views: 1480

Re: Surgery done.

Happy Holidays to You as Well Nath, not much small game here any more synch the end of the fur trapping brought on by the anti everything groups. coyotes and fox run rampant here anymore. "Mrs went mad when she come home to fired stoves, stick basket full and coal bucket full I let her carry the buc...
by .45colt
Wed Dec 19, 2018 6:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Were You "Naughty Or Nice" As a Kid ? ? ?
Replies: 27
Views: 1004

Re: Were You "Naughty Or Nice" As a Kid ? ? ?

Today the house I grew up in would have been called dysfunctional. My Grandparents spoiled the He88 out of Me and My Dad was old school to the core. :( :x . when I wasn't out looking for something to murder or catch on a fishing rod I just stayed out of the way of My Parents. The thing that stays wi...
by .45colt
Wed Dec 19, 2018 5:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Paco Kelly Project
Replies: 22
Views: 762

Re: A Paco Kelly Project

Where there is a will is a way!!! Pretty Awesome.! Wish Paco a Merry Christmas From All Of Us. :D :D :D
by .45colt
Wed Dec 19, 2018 5:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayers please-pregnant family member
Replies: 36
Views: 759

Re: Prayers please-pregnant family member

Prayers up !!
by .45colt
Tue Dec 18, 2018 5:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chainsaw Carb - Clean or Replace?
Replies: 25
Views: 613

Re: Chainsaw Carb - Clean or Replace?

In the mid 80's when Homelite built a good saw I bought a 410 with a 20" bar, ran like a clock for 30 years, I never touched the carb. had it repaired once in 20 16 (the dealer sold them for years) and said parts were hard to find. about a year later it wouldn't run right. it now sit's on the shelf ...
by .45colt
Sun Dec 16, 2018 2:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: John Browning on the History Channel
Replies: 11
Views: 411

Re: John Browning on the History Channel

Great Show !! Thanks Again. :D .