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by 2ndovc
Fri Jul 19, 2019 6:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A lot goes into recording a movie theme
Replies: 6
Views: 135

Re: A lot goes into recording a movie theme

Thanks for putting that up Bill!

This one is my all time favorite movie!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=efdswXX ... g&index=10
Had to put on my favorite sixgun and belt for this one. :D

jb 8)
by 2ndovc
Thu Jul 18, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS in OH, Rem 1903 sporter
Replies: 1
Views: 75

FS in OH, Rem 1903 sporter

I bought this about a year ago and haven't shot it since. Great shooter in good condition. Blueing is very good, the stock has some dents,, dings and scrapes in the finish. Still a .30-'06. $290 shipped to your FFL. https://i.imgur.com/lZOGOM3.jpg https://i.imgur.com/UlCdRxN.jpg Let me know if you w...
by 2ndovc
Wed Jul 17, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1862 Pocket Colt in .380
Replies: 8
Views: 224

Re: 1862 Pocket Colt in .380

Cimarron has had these on their website as "Coming Soon" for months. Just checked this evening and they are listed as available.

They look like fun to me, might just have to get one.

jb 8)
by 2ndovc
Wed Jul 17, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I think Sugar is going to be BIG
Replies: 15
Views: 367

Re: I think Sugar is going to be BIG

She's a cutie. Doesn't really matter what she is as long as she's a good dog.

Have fun with her and that's the important part.

jb 8)
by 2ndovc
Tue Jul 16, 2019 6:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday ollogger.
Replies: 7
Views: 114

Re: Happy Birthday ollogger.

Happy Birthday! Hope is was a good one!

jb 8)
by 2ndovc
Tue Jul 16, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Winchester Book On 1895 Lever Actions
Replies: 15
Views: 398

Re: New Winchester Book On 1895 Lever Actions

:D

Ever shoot a 7.62x54r with a curved butt plate? It will get your attention! :D :D
And before someone says it, the Mosin stock is wider and far more pleasant.

jb 8)
by 2ndovc
Tue Jul 16, 2019 6:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got the beast home/ it's Alive!
Replies: 27
Views: 791

Re: Got the beast home/ it's Alive!

The factory pullback risers that are on the bike with drag bars might be good. Its what I have and like quite a lot. Its about perfect for riding position for me, upright without leaning forward too much. It can probably be done without changing any cables or wires. If theres any dealers or indepen...
by 2ndovc
Mon Jul 15, 2019 5:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got the beast home/ it's Alive!
Replies: 27
Views: 791

Re: Got the beast home/ it's Alive!

It would probably not feel as small if it had regular risers instead of the slight [pullback risers, and if it had handlebars that didnt come back as far. Thats one of the things thats nice about the H-Ds, they are really easy to change so many things and theres a LOT of parts variety available. I ...
by 2ndovc
Sun Jul 14, 2019 4:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got the beast home/ it's Alive!
Replies: 27
Views: 791

Re: Got the beast home/ it's Alive!

That's funny, first thing my dad said was sell it and buy more Colts!

I was thinking about a new 4 wheeler. Going to think on it awhile. It's just loud enough to annoy the neighbors. :D

jb 8)
by 2ndovc
Sun Jul 14, 2019 4:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got the beast home/ it's Alive!
Replies: 27
Views: 791

Re: Got the beast home/ it's alive!

Finally got it started! Three different batteries and multiple trips to the parts store to get one that fit and had the terminals on the right ends. A nice lady at an Auto Zone actually knew what I needed and helped me get the right one. Fired right up and it's been sitting for 5 years. Took it for ...
by 2ndovc
Sun Jul 14, 2019 5:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prewar mauser
Replies: 9
Views: 254

Re: Prewar mauser

Very nice!!

jb 8)
by 2ndovc
Sat Jul 13, 2019 3:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Winchester Book On 1895 Lever Actions
Replies: 15
Views: 398

Re: New Winchester Book On 1895 Lever Actions

Very cool, will have to order a copy!

The '95 has always been my favorite Winchester

Image

jb 8)
by 2ndovc
Sat Jul 13, 2019 6:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: HAPPY BIRTHDAY Stan in SC & BlaineG
Replies: 10
Views: 142

Re: HAPPY BIRTHDAY Stan in SC & BlaineG

Happy Birthday Guys!!

jb 8)
by 2ndovc
Fri Jul 12, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Made a handy tool grinder.
Replies: 24
Views: 394

Re: Made a handy tool grinder.

Now, that's funny!

You're a true artist Lenn!

jb 8)
by 2ndovc
Fri Jul 12, 2019 6:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The KA-BAR Story
Replies: 21
Views: 491

Re: The KA-BAR Story

I've picked up a few over the years but this one is my favorite and has a good story. I'd bought my first house in the early '90s and there was an auction a couple blocks away one summer afternoon. I stopped by since there were some old tools advertised. About halfway through the auction they brough...
by 2ndovc
Thu Jul 11, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The KA-BAR Story
Replies: 21
Views: 491

Re: The KA-BAR Story

Thanks for putting that up! Olean, NY is not far from our cabin in PA just outside of the city the Case factory is based. Great history up there.

jb 8)
by 2ndovc
Wed Jul 10, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Too much time on my hands
Replies: 13
Views: 464

Re: Too much time on my hands

Way cool!!

jb 8)
by 2ndovc
Tue Jul 09, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Test fire
Replies: 7
Views: 363

Re: Test fire

Bill in Oregon wrote:
Tue Jul 09, 2019 9:30 am
Jason, you can always a proper round ball mold for your cannon from these folks in England.

https://www.ballmoulds.com/
That's some cool stuff!
Thanks for the link Bill!

jb 8)
by 2ndovc
Mon Jul 08, 2019 5:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Test fire
Replies: 7
Views: 363

Re: Test fire

Can't make the sound work either, but it has a pretty goo bark.

Jack,
The bore is 1". My uncle gave me some 3/4" ball bearings to go with it, but I'll have to take it somewhere else to set those off!


jb
by 2ndovc
Sun Jul 07, 2019 7:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got the beast home/ it's Alive!
Replies: 27
Views: 791

Re: Got the beast home

:D :D

One of those things, I guess. :D

I'll get it running and go from there. It's all good!

jb 8)
by 2ndovc
Sun Jul 07, 2019 7:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Test fire
Replies: 7
Views: 363

Re: Test fire

Not sure if this worked. Have your sound turned on. 100 grains of FF BP and packed w/ Paper towels!

jb 8)
by 2ndovc
Sun Jul 07, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Test fire
Replies: 7
Views: 363

Test fire

by 2ndovc
Sun Jul 07, 2019 7:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got the beast home/ it's Alive!
Replies: 27
Views: 791

Re: Got the beast home

Lenn, thanks for the laugh again! I'll get this thing running, it's just been one of those weekends. Was about to drag it out back an turn the canon loose on it!!! Bubbles and the boys think a 4 wheeler would be the Bomb. A friend of mine is gonna have one of his guys stop by and help out. We'll see...
by 2ndovc
Sun Jul 07, 2019 6:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Here is a challenging job
Replies: 2
Views: 189

Re: Here is a challenging job

That's just one small part of France. There are crews all over Europe that look and test for unexploded ordinance every day. When I was in The Hague in '03 I saw a large van in front of one of the Gov. buildings with an area sectioned off with cones and tape. Just so happened that I'd seen a documen...
by 2ndovc
Sun Jul 07, 2019 4:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got the beast home/ it's Alive!
Replies: 27
Views: 791

Re: Got the beast home

Depending where, and how long it's sat, I would..... Put a few drops of Marvels in the cylinders. While it sat, I would drain any fuel, flush the tank, pull the petcock and clean it and the screen. Pull the carb and clean thoroughly. Check the brake calipers for free movement. Drain the oils for an...
by 2ndovc
Sun Jul 07, 2019 5:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: NOT a Harley
Replies: 10
Views: 329

Re: NOT a Harley

That's cool! Always wanted a Ducati, they make cool stuff!


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by 2ndovc
Sun Jul 07, 2019 5:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got the beast home/ it's Alive!
Replies: 27
Views: 791

Re: Got the beast home

Thanks Pete, that's funny.


Great idea Mr. Wright, I should have thought of that. :roll:


jb 8)
by 2ndovc
Sat Jul 06, 2019 2:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got the beast home/ it's Alive!
Replies: 27
Views: 791

Got the beast home/ it's Alive!

got the Sportster home yesterday. Picked up a new battery today, it's on the charger now. We'll see if it starts tomorrow. https://i.imgur.com/MONdSSR.jpg https://i.imgur.com/m2QOJ1v.jpg Ignore all the furniture, I've had my mom's stuff in storage for over a year. The garage is finally done so I was...
by 2ndovc
Sat Jul 06, 2019 2:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Too much time on my hands
Replies: 13
Views: 464

Re: Too much time on my hands

Nice pile of stuff! There's a big frame grey auto on the left side, love to know what it is. :D


jb 8)
by 2ndovc
Sat Jul 06, 2019 1:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester Model 12 vs 1200
Replies: 26
Views: 544

Re: Winchester Model 12 vs 1200

Model 12 in 12 gage with a full choke and you'll never miss! I have one in 20 gage w/ a full choke and it's the deadliest shotgun I've ever owned. I also have one in 12b but the 20 is my favorite. My dad had a couple of 16s, but I just never warmed up to them. Finding shells was difficult back befor...
by 2ndovc
Fri Jul 05, 2019 12:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1895 SRC's
Replies: 9
Views: 349

Re: 1895 SRC's

Agree with you. That's why the one I bought in my 20's is still just like I found it. The stock is very short but I found that even as a knuckle dragger it fit's perfectly when your dressed up in a half dozen layers for deer season in MI or PA. My Grandfather's .35WCF still has the old pad he put on...
by 2ndovc
Thu Jul 04, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New levergunner arrived yesterday.
Replies: 20
Views: 338

Re: New levergunner arrived yesterday.

Way Cool!!
Happy to hear that everyone is doing well!


jb 8)
by 2ndovc
Thu Jul 04, 2019 3:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1895 SRC's
Replies: 9
Views: 349

Re: 1895 SRC's

Bill, I had read somewhere that a Krag or Trapdoor rear sight would fit, Didn't know about the handguard issue though. I'll find the right one eventually, I saw an SRC not long ago that was just about wrecked but still had some of the good parts. Ya never know what can come across when you're lookin...
by 2ndovc
Thu Jul 04, 2019 8:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Put the side hack on the 77
Replies: 60
Views: 939

Re: Put the side hack on the 77

Don't have it home yet but stopped by the dopey BIL's house ( which I own, and the reason he's giving me the bike) for a picture. Boss lady want's me to sell it but I'm going to fool around with it for now. I like the idea of turning it into a scrambler. :D Hoping to get it home tomorrow afternoon. ...
by 2ndovc
Thu Jul 04, 2019 8:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1895 SRC's
Replies: 9
Views: 349

Re: 1895 SRC's

Picked up the new one last night. Better condition than expected. Bore is perfect! Looks like it saw a lot of trails and I'd bet it would have some good stories, especially coming from northern Oregon. https://i.imgur.com/lcldOsu.jpg The whole '95 family. My Russian Musket and Grandpa's .35 WCF. htt...
by 2ndovc
Tue Jul 02, 2019 6:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1895 SRC's
Replies: 9
Views: 349

1895 SRC's

The '95s have always been my favorite Winchesters. This is the first '95 and the first Winchester I ever bought. I shot my first deer with this '06 and a pile of other's. https://i.imgur.com/pv4VYb3.jpg?1 I've always wanted an unalter SRC but there's always something in the way. This one is supposed...
by 2ndovc
Tue Jul 02, 2019 1:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: There's No Reason To Do This
Replies: 15
Views: 457

Re: There's No Reason To Do This

crs wrote:
Tue Jul 02, 2019 11:44 am
JimT
You really stirred up the natives!! :shock:
That made me laugh!!

Cool idea.

jb 8)
by 2ndovc
Mon Jul 01, 2019 4:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This new .410 addiction
Replies: 18
Views: 284

Re: This new .410 addiction

Bill, That is very pretty! I've always wanted a .410 double. Here are my two favorite .410s https://i.imgur.com/q6pwTBA.jpg The Enfield is a re-worked British .410 single shot, Cyl Bore. The other was my Mom's Mossberg 500 .410 w/ a full choke. She was deadly around the farm with her .410! Miss that...
by 2ndovc
Mon Jul 01, 2019 12:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Put the side hack on the 77
Replies: 60
Views: 939

Re: Put the side hack on the 77

Malamute, thanks for the link! Some stuff to think about.

jb 8)
by 2ndovc
Sun Jun 30, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Put the side hack on the 77
Replies: 60
Views: 939

Re: Put the side hack on the 77

Will do. I'll need some help getting it running and really, what I should do with it. Gonna ride it for the summer, but after that I'd really like to trade it off for a new/ used Dual sport. I had a Kawasaki KLR 650 for years and wouldn't mind a new one but I'd really like to upgrade to a BMW GS 120...
by 2ndovc
Sun Jun 30, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Put the side hack on the 77
Replies: 60
Views: 939

Re: Put the side hack on the 77

That's pretty darned cool! I'm picking up a '95 Sportster in a couple of days. My Brother in law owes me some $ and offered up his bike instead. I'm not sure how good of shape it's in, looks ok but haven't heard it run yet. I'm a dirt bike, dual sport guy so Street bikes are new to me. We'll know mo...
by 2ndovc
Sun Jun 30, 2019 2:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Idiots
Replies: 14
Views: 533

Re: Idiots

They're everywhere. Several years ago I was walking back to my cabin at the end of opening day for deer / rifle season in PA, well after sunset and legal shooting hours when a nice buck trotted away from me heading downhill from the path I was on. Next thing I know some bone head is shooting at that...
by 2ndovc
Sat Jun 29, 2019 5:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: do I need a 41mag
Replies: 20
Views: 407

Re: do I need a 41mag

. Once upon a time, I also thought I needed a .41 Mag...……………...but after I bought/fired a S&W Model 58, I found out that I really didn't need one that badly. :roll: . Totally agree w/ Pete! I have had several, desperately trying to warm up to that cartridge thinking I had to have it. Not more accu...
by 2ndovc
Fri Jun 28, 2019 7:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Grandpa Said....
Replies: 16
Views: 502

Re: Grandpa Said....

:D
by 2ndovc
Thu Jun 27, 2019 5:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Grandpa Said....
Replies: 16
Views: 502

Re: Grandpa Said....

This could turn into a great thread!

Grandpa B. always said there was never a problem that couldn't be solved if you have .38!
Grandpa S. said; " give that boy a 20 gage" and "stop shooting at my barn! ".


jb 8)
by 2ndovc
Thu Jun 27, 2019 4:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Some new sixgun stuff
Replies: 13
Views: 508

Re: Some new sixgun stuff

OldWin wrote:
Thu Jun 27, 2019 3:54 pm
Very nice! I like the big round butts too.

On the Smith's.......just the Smith's. :D
Agree! The other ones need to be skinny and perfect!!

jb 8)
by 2ndovc
Wed Jun 26, 2019 5:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: what would hunt with?
Replies: 29
Views: 626

Re: what would hunt with?

If I ever find some good hunting grounds in OH again I'll be using my Sharps 45-70 or Marlin 450.

jb 8)
by 2ndovc
Tue Jun 25, 2019 7:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another .410 thread
Replies: 25
Views: 525

Re: Another .410 thread

Bill, I have one that's nearly identical to yours except for the fore end and markings. Mine has a Sears stamp on the barrel along with 410 gage 3 inch. It was my very first shotgun and hunted with it when I was 11 and 12. I never did well with it and the next year my dad gave me a Model 12 in 20 ga...
by 2ndovc
Tue Jun 25, 2019 6:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Barn project
Replies: 10
Views: 422

Re: Barn project

Duel fuel was my thinking as well.

Don't think the neighbors across the pond would like me shooting at the ducks though. :roll:
:D
jb 8)
by 2ndovc
Tue Jun 25, 2019 6:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Some new sixgun stuff
Replies: 13
Views: 508

Re: Some new sixgun stuff

Better picture in the sun.

They both make great trail guns. My favorites usually start with a .4! :D

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