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by .45colt
Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Diploma..............
Replies: 13
Views: 290

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

Thanks All for the Well Wishes. :D .
by .45colt
Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Always a good day when my uncle stops by!
Replies: 11
Views: 240

Re: Always a good day when my uncle stops by!

Cool, an extended member of the family has a small cannon with I think a 1 1/4 " bore. they were shooting it across a huge soybean field and it was something to see the dust come up from the round skipping across the ground way down the field.
by .45colt
Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Father's Day
Replies: 2
Views: 83

Re: Father's Day

Same to You Pete and everyone else.. :D . I have to stay calm as the Grandkids will be here today, hopefully the sun will come out later and dry things out before the 4 stooges get here. :lol: .
by .45colt
Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anyone on Shotgunworld.com?
Replies: 6
Views: 127

Re: Anyone on Shotgunworld.com?

Rusty, I'm on there every day. under contact they have a phone # 256-566-6488 listed . also... info@shotgunworld.com . I'm pretty bad on computers but if I can help otherwise let Me know.
by .45colt
Thu Jun 13, 2019 11:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Diploma..............
Replies: 13
Views: 290

My Diploma..............

I finally made it. A degree in Hard Knocks............A Butcher Workman...... got My pension after working for 46 years and 9 months.....saw the retail meat business go from hours of back breaking labor to being run by mostly bosses who have no idea what it takes to get meat cut and in the counter f...
by .45colt
Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 1200/120 Ranger./Up Date.
Replies: 13
Views: 290

Re: Winchester 1200.

Years ago when I was shooting trap & skeet all the time one of the Older Guys at the club had a model 1200 Trap Gun for sale. pretty nice gun, well stocked and shot really well. Before I bought it I asked the local Gunsmith about it and He said for a field gun they were O.K. but as a target gun No. ...
by .45colt
Wed Jun 12, 2019 1:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Big Power........
Replies: 12
Views: 359

Big Power........

This is for everyone who needs more thump at both ends. :shock: . If I was 40 years younger.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AFLXjfiklnQ
by .45colt
Wed Jun 05, 2019 10:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 37 years of Bliss
Replies: 28
Views: 408

Re: 37 years of Bliss

Congrats to Both of You Pitchy. :D .Momma and I are on 36. You wrote:"all our problems were and are caused by other people mostly family and relatives". We had the same issues, took quite a while to get them the message to leave us out of their problems.
by .45colt
Wed Jun 05, 2019 8:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: USPS thieves
Replies: 20
Views: 556

Re: USPS thieves

Last year they "lost" a 25lb bag of lead shot I ordered from a member here. this is a scam from top to bottom in the usps and likely All know about it. just business, You pay's Yer money and takes Yer chances................................................. the joke is on all of us.
by .45colt
Wed May 29, 2019 2:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayers please
Replies: 43
Views: 643

Re: Prayers please

Prayers Sent.
by .45colt
Wed May 22, 2019 7:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Colt Burgess
Replies: 22
Views: 619

Re: Colt Burgess

That's really Nice...Question, I looked at a used Uberti Burgess a few weeks ago and working the lever the action felt like hot butter, easily the smoothest lever I have ever worked. is the original that easy to work ?
by .45colt
Tue May 21, 2019 1:16 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FREE Lee Loader in WY, still available
Replies: 12
Views: 461

Re: FREE Lee Loader in WY, still available

That's fine........... :D .
by .45colt
Tue May 21, 2019 8:23 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FREE Lee Loader in WY, still available
Replies: 12
Views: 461

Re: FREE Lee Loader in WY, still available

If it's still available I WILL TAKE IT........I can put funds in the mail today. let Me know.
by .45colt
Tue May 21, 2019 8:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Denver Find: Colt Lightning Large Frame 40-60-260
Replies: 16
Views: 365

Re: Denver Find: Colt Lightning Large Frame 40-60-260

"I went to Denver last weekend and it almost busted me. I had no idea what I was getting into".... Thanks for taking one for the team, All that blue steel and walnut........ :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: Now You will have to supply a range report .what a beautiful rifle. :D . The best guns show I've...
by .45colt
Tue May 21, 2019 8:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tulsa getting hammered right now!
Replies: 5
Views: 144

Re: Tulsa getting hammered right now!

Prayers Up, Hope You get through O.K.
by .45colt
Mon May 20, 2019 12:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hope our friends in the Texas Panhandle and Ind'n Nations stay safe
Replies: 7
Views: 178

Re: Hope our friends in the Texas Panhandle and Ind'n Nations stay safe

Prayers Up.. We watched some tornadoes on the news the last few days that were so big and nasty out there they didn't even look real, the news reporter was about speechless.
by .45colt
Fri May 17, 2019 6:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Annie Oakley tonight........
Replies: 0
Views: 151

Annie Oakley tonight........

Tonight on PBS World they have a special on Annie Oakley at 8:00 pm. might be Good.
by .45colt
Fri May 17, 2019 2:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Great Idea.....
Replies: 2
Views: 193

A Great Idea.....

Momma and I were out and about today and stopped at an antique store. loads of stuff I would never be interested in but I saw one decent size skull mount from a Mule Deer. I had to lean over a bunch of stuff with My readers on to see a small plaque on the bottom front. In the middle was the Hunters ...
by .45colt
Thu May 16, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Red deer rut NZ (no levergun content)
Replies: 6
Views: 223

Re: Red deer rut NZ (no levergun content)

Well ..............Levergun or not I have to say JOB WELL DONE.......!!! and with an old obsolete round as the '06 ...................... :lol: ... Enjoy.
by .45colt
Thu May 16, 2019 8:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jaquas Gunshop........
Replies: 6
Views: 384

Re: Jaquas Gunshop........

Yep Fin, Fur, and Feather is a great place no doubt been there many times as My Daughter used to live just past the one in Ashland. :)
by .45colt
Mon May 13, 2019 9:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jaquas Gunshop........
Replies: 6
Views: 384

Jaquas Gunshop........

Hello All, Last week Momma and I spent a few days in Findlay Ohio. Among other things to see for Me Was Jaquas. I know this isn't news to some here but for any shooter who finds themselves anywhere near Findlay it's a must See. hundreds of new and used guns of all types for any budget. the guns are ...
by .45colt
Sat May 11, 2019 3:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Removing a stuck, hardened-steel, bolt....
Replies: 8
Views: 274

Re: Removing a stuck, hardened-steel, bolt....

I don't know what You have on hand for applying heat Doc, but I can say that a few years ago I bought a map gas set from Home depot .(yellow) bottle) it will get some pretty big pieces of steel glowing red/orange in no time and I find it invaluable around the shop when things are stuck. I bet that b...
by .45colt
Tue May 07, 2019 4:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: talk me into/outta a bighorn 500S&W
Replies: 21
Views: 441

Re: talk me into/outta a bighorn 500S&W

This................."The other thing about the BHA Model 89 is that being designed specifically around the 500 S&W cartridge, it seems very unlikely to suffer the problems one can get when you re-do a rifle in a bigger cartridge"....... I agree totally, If I was a lot younger I would have ordered o...
by .45colt
Tue May 07, 2019 11:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: talk me into/outta a bighorn 500S&W
Replies: 21
Views: 441

Re: talk me into/outta a bighorn 500S&W

I say why not? Go for it. :D . If I were to get one it will be set up like this one on Gun blast with the 22" barrel and half mag. one sweet Rifle.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vmjb-52L2bY
by .45colt
Tue May 07, 2019 11:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Good thoughts appreciated. Update.
Replies: 45
Views: 596

Re: Good thoughts appreciated. Update.

Bill wrote;"Thanks friend. I hope it works out well, too, as I drew a cow elk tag for early December and plan to hunt with heavy handloads in a Bisley in .45 Colt." Awesome Bill. I bought My .45lc Bisley 7 1/2" when they first came out I think in '85 . they are Great Shooters. I'll be watching for t...
by .45colt
Tue May 07, 2019 10:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A sad day
Replies: 19
Views: 514

Re: A sad day

Sorry to Hear this, never easy. I Hope that Your Wife heals Well.
by .45colt
Tue May 07, 2019 10:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Good thoughts appreciated. Update.
Replies: 45
Views: 596

Re: Good thoughts appreciated. Update.

Glad Your on the mend, anything with the lower back is hard to live with. Hope it is a total success.
by .45colt
Sun May 05, 2019 6:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Good thoughts appreciated. Update.
Replies: 45
Views: 596

Re: Good thoughts appreciated

Prayers Up .
by .45colt
Sat May 04, 2019 8:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I dunno boys, this is pretty weird ...
Replies: 24
Views: 591

Re: I dunno boys, this is pretty weird ...

Those would have fit right in at the Adams Family House... :o :o :shock: .
by .45colt
Wed May 01, 2019 6:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Calm down....
Replies: 37
Views: 755

Re: Calm down....

If You read the post about How You were doing Nath, I quoted the teamster from Dances With Wolves, when looking at a Skelton on the plains with an arrow sticking out of it He exclaimed loudly : Somebody Back East says: "Why don't He write".............. :shock: :D . And now You Have . Welcome Back. ...
by .45colt
Tue Apr 30, 2019 9:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How is NATH from England doing ? ? ?
Replies: 32
Views: 830

Re: How is NATH from England doing ? ? ?

" Somebody Back East says: "Why don't He write".............. :shock: :D .
by .45colt
Sun Apr 28, 2019 10:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Keith, with two sixguns
Replies: 17
Views: 439

Re: Keith, with two sixguns

Octagon wrote; "His book on shot gunning is the finest thing of its kind"..... I had always been a Huge Keith fan reading everything I could find that He wrote. I one time got several of His books from the local library on loan from other library's. when I read "Shot Guns by Keith" I then realized H...
by .45colt
Sat Apr 27, 2019 2:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: So you think you've got troubles?
Replies: 11
Views: 417

Re: So you think you've got troubles?

Saw that show the other night Bill, Young Henry must have had a HIGH tolerance for ALOT of Pain !!! . and Yes the doctor was gifted indeed.
by .45colt
Fri Apr 26, 2019 2:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 4-Barrel "Quattro-Cannone" 28ga Shotgun
Replies: 3
Views: 156

Re: 4-Barrel "Quattro-Cannone" 28ga Shotgun

"I'll bet that was fun to regulate."....what warrenty. :shock: :shock: :lol: :lol: .
by .45colt
Tue Apr 23, 2019 9:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayer request for a coworker.
Replies: 10
Views: 157

Re: Prayer request for a coworker.

Prayers Up.
by .45colt
Sun Apr 21, 2019 12:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Easter
Replies: 11
Views: 167

Re: Happy Easter

Same to You Lenn...watch to the North as I'm sure the Hostiles are planning a raid........they know who has the hot dogs. :D .
by .45colt
Sun Apr 21, 2019 12:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A mans wiener roaster
Replies: 16
Views: 473

Re: A mans wiener roaster

A lot of the women I worked with in the last 40+ years would take that Cowboy to "Fantasy Island" every night Pitchy............. :shock: :shock: :lol: :lol: :lol:
by .45colt
Sat Apr 20, 2019 8:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jeff Quinn review of the Ruger Wrangler
Replies: 20
Views: 670

Re: Jeff Quinn review of the Ruger Wrangler

Thanks Jim, I looked at Gunblast today and couldn't find the review. Looks like just what I've been waiting for, no worry's if it get wet or dirty. Sure is Good to see Jeff up and around. :D .
by .45colt
Fri Apr 19, 2019 8:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Browning BAR sporting....???
Replies: 6
Views: 236

Browning BAR sporting....???

Local Fun store has a Belgium Browning 30-06 BAR . Anyone ever have one? Good ,Bad or ugly..... :) .
by .45colt
Sat Apr 13, 2019 3:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: More crossbow pictures
Replies: 9
Views: 291

Re: More crossbow pictures

That's some terrific work Great job!! :D .
by .45colt
Fri Apr 12, 2019 7:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1849 Pocket Navy "Magnum" conversion?
Replies: 18
Views: 739

Re: 1849 Pocket Navy "Magnum" conversion?

You need a Ruger Blackhawk 32-20, they are small and heavy but built like a tank . You could re- load to kill T Rex with one.
by .45colt
Mon Apr 08, 2019 7:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Speakin' o' dang snakes, see this one?
Replies: 11
Views: 388

Re: Speakin' o' dang snakes, see this one?

Left alone for just a second that Kid would be lunch for the snake.
by .45colt
Mon Apr 08, 2019 7:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Built a barn today
Replies: 19
Views: 352

Re: Built a barn today

:D .
by .45colt
Mon Apr 08, 2019 6:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Dad's old 1945 sporterized Jungle carbine
Replies: 10
Views: 361

Re: My Dad's old 1945 sporterized Jungle carbine

Boy that is really cool 8) . I happy for You that You got it . can't wait to see the targets.!
by .45colt
Mon Apr 08, 2019 3:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Model 70 .375 H & H........
Replies: 23
Views: 640

Re: Model 70 .375 H & H........

Good Luck Mark, if I shoot My 45-70's again it will be light loads or I will be getting a lead sled for anything heavy.
by .45colt
Sun Apr 07, 2019 8:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Grand Finale! Marlin 1889 and 1894CB 44-40, Paper targets and Golf Balls @ 265 Yards
Replies: 11
Views: 316

Re: My Grand Finale! Marlin 1889 and 1894CB 44-40, Paper targets and Golf Balls @ 265 Yards

Awesome Brian !! love the report of those High velocity rounds. Thanks For sharing.
by .45colt
Fri Apr 05, 2019 4:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Great Obit...He Might Have Been One Of "Us"....
Replies: 6
Views: 241

Re: Great Obit...He Might Have Been One Of "Us"....

Tim didn't know it but He had a Brother from another Mother where I worked, My Co-Worker Jim was a bachelor His whole life ,drank and smoked and told people off with the speed of light. He was hit by a train twice at the same crossing ....., Didn't matter if it was the Boss or a soon to be ex-girlfr...
by .45colt
Thu Apr 04, 2019 9:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pressure Measurements - how do you do it...?
Replies: 8
Views: 272

Re: Pressure Measurements - how do you do it...?

Doc, look up Savvy Jack, He is a 44-40 lunatic 8) , and He knows how this All works and has a pressure test barrel. He has posted Here quite a few times lately. He is a Great Hombre. :D .