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by JNG
Mon Feb 24, 2020 9:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: talk me of Weatherby rifle
Replies: 15
Views: 256

Re: talk me of Weatherby rifle

I am thinking in a .257. No true need .223 or .243 works fine...but..
I got a itch.

Joe
by JNG
Sun Feb 23, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: talk me of Weatherby rifle
Replies: 15
Views: 256

talk me of Weatherby rifle

First I might have weatherby spelling(I went to Dayton public schools).
Why? no need
Cool yes
Recoil..unknown
no use...yes
Joe
by JNG
Tue Feb 18, 2020 10:25 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: my Moms vote
Replies: 4
Views: 177

Re: my Moms vote

Oh, I did call the Board of Elections about it. They have not called back.

Joe
by JNG
Fri Feb 14, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: my Moms vote
Replies: 4
Views: 177

Re: my Moms vote

This is the first time it has happened.
Can't wait to see her again.

Joe
by JNG
Thu Feb 13, 2020 10:43 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: my Moms vote
Replies: 4
Views: 177

my Moms vote

I received an early ballot for my mother to vote in the Dem primary.
Mother dead 10 yrs, except for Charles Wallen (spelling). She never voted for Dems.
Now she is a Dem.
Go figure.
Guess death does some things to your soul.

Joe
by JNG
Sun Feb 02, 2020 4:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: my 1st gun accident!
Replies: 8
Views: 380

Re: my 1st gun accident!

Gun is fine and sight is fine. (first thing I checked)

Oh, It was the Williams sight that hit my foot.
That is way I buy Williams.
by JNG
Sun Feb 02, 2020 3:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: my 1st gun accident!
Replies: 8
Views: 380

my 1st gun accident!

Well at 65 yrs I had my 1st gun accident. The .410 I had posted here, my Grandson (22yrs old) fell in love with it. I took it out of my safe, moved my 30-30 out of the way and then bumped the safe door! 30-30 fell and the receiver fell and broke my little and next toe. Call the antis!!! Even unloade...
by JNG
Sun Jan 26, 2020 8:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This springe
Replies: 8
Views: 537

This springe

My son hunts on a hog hunt. He's back from Japan.
I got a 30-30,234, and other guns.

What would you use?

Joe
by JNG
Fri Jan 17, 2020 3:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WW1
Replies: 26
Views: 1147

Re: WW1

Grandfather fought on Germanys side.
Italy, our side.
Dad fought in WW2. wounded in France.

Joe
by JNG
Sat Jan 11, 2020 11:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mossberg 410 pump
Replies: 30
Views: 774

Mossberg 410 pump

On a trade a friend guns, he put a .410 in the bucket. We traded.
I would cut the barrel 18-5", I think would make legal?
Thanks Joe,

JNG
by JNG
Mon Dec 30, 2019 10:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WW1
Replies: 26
Views: 1147

Re: WW1

He was a Hungarian cavalry trooper.
Worked as a blacksmith at NCR in Dayton until he retired.

Funny, on my moms side, Great great Grandfather was with Ohio horse cavalry.
His brother was hung for horse stealing.
So I have a bit of horse blood in me.
by JNG
Mon Dec 30, 2019 3:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WW1
Replies: 26
Views: 1147

WW1

MY grandfather fought in WW1. He fought Italian troops. Had not a good thing to say about them.
At 65 folks we are the last generation for WW1.
by JNG
Sat Dec 14, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Go Navy, beat Army
Replies: 9
Views: 236

Re: Go Navy, beat Army

GO NAVY!
I was in the Navy and my son is a lifer.
Rooted for army as my Dad was in it in WW II.
Best to both crews.

Joe
by JNG
Sat Dec 14, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: using 44 sp bulldog
Replies: 5
Views: 371

using 44 sp bulldog

Getting together for a bow hunt for hogs.
I will like to use the Bulldog for back-up.
What load would you use?
by JNG
Fri Nov 29, 2019 4:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: wierd !!
Replies: 1
Views: 306

wierd !!

Last Sat. during the (The Ohio State) game with Penn State, My son in the Navy stationed in Atsugl Japan, called us on a face-book operation. He could tell us the play before we saw it. 14 time zone from Columbus, us 60 miles from the Shoe. Hard to believe! Loved talking to him. Oh, note that I'm no...
by JNG
Thu Oct 31, 2019 12:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 257 wby mag
Replies: 10
Views: 319

257 wby mag

I have been intrigued with the .257.
I had 3 surgeries on my right shoulder due work injuries. I shoot the 45-70 (my fav). Very rare.
.257, 45-70 close but..
Why should I get one?
Can't hunt deer in Ohio with it, so why?
Itch has been going on for quite years.
Ideas?

Thanks, Joe
by JNG
Sun Oct 27, 2019 12:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: bay trees
Replies: 2
Views: 250

bay trees

I bought a 1 leaf bay tree in the 80's. It died at 30+ years in my house and outdoors in the summer. Dang. My friend found Bay plants at Wal-mart on the internet. This fella with care, will out live me. Got to keep them in the house in the winter for Ohio is to cold. I don't care what folks say, coo...
by JNG
Thu Oct 10, 2019 11:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Never in my life
Replies: 11
Views: 432

Never in my life

I was walking my vicious 22 lbs Shih Tzu, when we came on a fella with a Akta. Well though my great strength I was controlling Louie!
The fellow and I talked and had a great time talking and we were both vets.
I just don't understand racism.

Thank God Louie did not get a hold of his dog!!
Joe
by JNG
Fri Sep 06, 2019 12:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I was gonna participate in the Gun Buyback.....
Replies: 5
Views: 360

Re: I was gonna participate in the Gun Buyback.....

As I posted earlier, How can one buy back a product that they never owned?
by JNG
Fri Aug 16, 2019 1:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What is worst?
Replies: 3
Views: 286

What is worst?

My son is a Firefighter Paramedic and a RN part time in the E.R. at a local hosp. A retired Firefighter that all my sons hunted, with him and his son. He past away in a area that was my son in as a 1st response zone. He did all he could do. It hit him hard. But is it more heart breaking to Fire and ...
by JNG
Fri Aug 09, 2019 2:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: night sights for ruger & Smith and wesson
Replies: 1
Views: 206

night sights for ruger & Smith and wesson

In the coming months, I am going to upgrade my SD guns with night sights.
I have look at a few, now I would like you folks opinion on the way to go.

Thanks,

Joe
by JNG
Fri Aug 02, 2019 4:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: free 8mm brass
Replies: 3
Views: 204

free 8mm brass

I had a K98, not any more.
I have a slew of brass, free If you want it.
I will trust Leverguns folks to pay back the cost of shipping and if you wish to send a few bucks after you get them
It would not be bad.
But it is note a deal breaker.
PM me.

Joe
by JNG
Fri Aug 02, 2019 3:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: do anybody want free 8mm free
Replies: 1
Views: 169

do anybody want free 8mm free

I have a slew of 8mm brass. I had a nice k98, not no more.
PM me you if you want them.
I will trust leverguns members to send a check to me. not a deal breaker.
If you wish to pass a buck or two, it would nice.

Joe
by JNG
Mon Jul 29, 2019 9:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: .30 cal bullets for 30-30
Replies: 7
Views: 340

.30 cal bullets for 30-30

I have some 115 gr fp gc that I am going to load and try out. But the main question is, loading Sierra .30 cal 110 round nose carbine bullets
for the 30-30 possible. They work great with my M-1 Carbine. I would like to use 2400 powder.
Load will be for my grandson.

Thanks,
Joe
by JNG
Mon Jul 15, 2019 2:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: dumb phones
Replies: 38
Views: 1150

dumb phones

I have a $4.99 cell phone. Had a I phone (waste of money.) The 4.99 does what I wish for. Wife made me to get a cell for safety. I like hunting by myself. So, am I who hunts with cheap or no phone at all. Joe One time while in a tree, two hours from where I lived, the DC called for overtime! MY lovi...
by JNG
Thu Jul 04, 2019 11:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The 4th celebrations
Replies: 4
Views: 156

Re: The 4th celebrations

I'ts from Dayton, Ohio.
See it and do it, It.s our bag.
Life is good.

Joe
by JNG
Thu Jul 04, 2019 9:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The 4th celebrations
Replies: 4
Views: 156

Re: The 4th celebrations

That should have cab! Sorry fat fingers.
Joe
by JNG
Thu Jul 04, 2019 9:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The 4th celebrations
Replies: 4
Views: 156

The 4th celebrations

When I was a Fire Lt. we went on a beating, there was so many gunshots we could not leave as we should. Cop car had a bullets through the wind- shield and my Engine had 5 bullet holes form the top of the cad to ruining 3" hose due to gun fire. To most FF and Cops the 4th sucks! PS. my brother who pa...
by JNG
Sat Jun 29, 2019 9:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: what would hunt with?
Replies: 29
Views: 849

Re: what would hunt with?

My Max was rebored from a .357 NEF. Shots great. Myself and my son took deer with it last season.

Joe
by JNG
Fri Jun 28, 2019 1:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: what would hunt with?
Replies: 29
Views: 849

Re: what would hunt with?

You are right. Deer and pigs is what I would hunt.

Joe
by JNG
Fri Jun 28, 2019 1:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: do I need a 41mag
Replies: 20
Views: 616

do I need a 41mag

Always I like the 41. Never got one. Still the thought is still their? Pro on con? I have a 44 sp bulldog, but I am thinking, I should get on for my levers for 41. mag. comments. PS. wife says no. But is an issue that needs to work out. (I have given all that stuff to the last wife.) P.S. my second ...
by JNG
Wed Jun 26, 2019 3:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: what would hunt with?
Replies: 29
Views: 849

what would hunt with?

In Ohio you can only use straight walled round.
I chose the .357 MAX as I have posted earlier.
Now I'm using the Sharps from Shiloh Arms in 45-70 carbine this year.

What would you hunt with?
Joe
by JNG
Sun Jun 16, 2019 3:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Best 30-30 bullet to reload for hogs
Replies: 15
Views: 792

Best 30-30 bullet to reload for hogs

Subject says it all.
Thanks,
Joe
by JNG
Mon Jun 03, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Colt Wyatt colt .22 ~10 to 12" barrel
Replies: 1
Views: 221

Colt Wyatt colt .22 ~10 to 12" barrel

This is no big deal, but I just want one. Funds are ok. I do not want to go whole hog. (ask the wife)
Can you folks help me?
It is ~12" 22.
Thanks,
Joe
by JNG
Sat Jun 01, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ohio tornados
Replies: 5
Views: 220

Ohio tornados

First post for a day or two. Monday kicked our butts. Had 4 tornados with less miles ~1 from our house. I have some to post, but I do not want to bore you.
All I ask is praise the Lord.

Joe
by JNG
Sat May 25, 2019 7:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sad night in the persion gulf.....
Replies: 12
Views: 754

Re: Sad night in the persion gulf.....

Sir, From what I knew, she did have a load of fuel and bombs. How much? If you served on a AC in the Kitty Class, there are more voids then compartments. You have 4.5 acres of flight deck, 60" above the water line. I am not questioning you, I would have rather been on a tin can then a bird farm. Ple...
by JNG
Wed May 22, 2019 12:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sad night in the persion gulf.....
Replies: 12
Views: 754

Re: Sad night in the persion gulf.....

I was on the USSAmerica Cv-66. Navy sunk her to test out weapons. All I heard is that the Navy was shock how much
damage it took to sink her. I still liked the USS Kitty Hawk-Cv63 better.
Joe
by JNG
Thu May 02, 2019 7:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Texting For Seniors
Replies: 11
Views: 529

Re: Texting For Seniors

Very funny, but will not work for me as I have a $4.99 flip phone and the buttons are to small to text. Wife's cell and home is the only numbers I have contacts.
Joe
by JNG
Mon Mar 25, 2019 11:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Making Hard-boiled Eggs Palatable
Replies: 42
Views: 1244

Re: Making Hard-boiled Eggs Palatable

Pickeled eggs and Blatz Beer, now you are living!
by JNG
Sat Jan 05, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ohio State Football
Replies: 5
Views: 574

Ohio State Football

I just want to say that the Bucks are the Trump of college football. They drop 1 game (very bad loss). Won the Big Ten. Beat the Pac 10 champs and still From ESPN and others, and they are still being trashed. Give the players a break! How many teams went through the season with 1 loss. Joe P.S. the ...
by JNG
Wed Oct 24, 2018 2:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Wyatt Earp's Colt SAA up for auction
Replies: 18
Views: 1303

Re: Wyatt Earp's Colt SAA up for auction

I have a colt SAA in .22. It is tits!

Joe
by JNG
Thu Oct 18, 2018 2:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 30 carbine reload
Replies: 5
Views: 662

30 carbine reload

I have a 30 carbine and I will be reloading for it.
Question, will gas check lead bullets hurt the gas system?

Joe
by JNG
Thu Oct 18, 2018 2:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: ex wife
Replies: 12
Views: 1026

Re: ex wife

She is in a mental health facility, so I don't know at this time if that would affect getting a restraining order. Also she is in a different City. I've blocked a slew of numbers, yet she finds another phone. I talked to a nurse and security, both said that they could not help me. I will try Nath's ...
by JNG
Wed Oct 17, 2018 9:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: ex wife
Replies: 12
Views: 1026

ex wife

My ex-wife, we have been recently divorce (36 years ago). She is Dien cai Dau. She is in a Ha Ha Hotel. I have block her number a slew of times. The staff will not help me. Any thoughts to give a break? She calls 5 t0 10 times a day. Please help, I have this number for the 36 years. I would be a PIT...
by JNG
Mon Sep 24, 2018 6:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: shooting 45-70 after shoulder surgery
Replies: 15
Views: 873

Re: shooting 45-70 after shoulder surgery

I talk to the doc, don't shot a 45-70 for~5 more months.
I am sure that is good advice, so I guess I will use the .357 max.
I was just hoping that I could do it with the Sharps.
I'll let you know how my hunt goes, thanks for the advice.

Joe
by JNG
Sat Sep 22, 2018 8:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: shooting 45-70 after shoulder surgery
Replies: 15
Views: 873

shooting 45-70 after shoulder surgery

The weekend after Thanksgiving is deer gun in Ohio. Any of you folks had this issue, shooting a Sharps 45-70,for a load that I can use?
(12 weeks after surgery) Shots will be ~100 yards.

Thank you,
Joe
by JNG
Thu Jul 12, 2018 2:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: shot 45-70 lite
Replies: 7
Views: 856

shot 45-70 lite

I just had shoulder , 2 weeks ago.
Deer gun, 1st Monday After Thanksgiving. Any folks with this used to pop a deer with the 45-70?
Lite load? 100 to max 125 yards.
I'm in my sixes and not a slew years left.

Thanks,
Joe
by JNG
Sat May 26, 2018 7:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cops need to go back to revolvers
Replies: 52
Views: 3325

Re: Cops need to go back to revolvers

Well, I was a cop for four years before becoming a firefighter. I used a smith 10 and later a ruger security 6. But as a FF we went to many cop shootings . Many times there were a slue of shoots fired. Why? Because more then 1 officer was shooting at the bad gun! More training is needed, Yes. Get ri...
by JNG
Thu Apr 26, 2018 4:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got a call from a Dem.
Replies: 5
Views: 833

Got a call from a Dem.

Lady called for me to vote for a fellow that was a Dem.

I asked her what was his stand on the 1st amendment, and she ask me to say what the 1st amendment said!!
I told her, but I was lost for words. Just what are they are teaching now??
Joe
by JNG
Sun Apr 15, 2018 4:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I was give a 30-30
Replies: 2
Views: 730

I was give a 30-30

I has been in a coon's age. It had issues. I posted on here, but the smith found other issues. What is a good it light load?