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by Nath
Sun Nov 17, 2019 10:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 32-40 success! warning graphic
Replies: 8
Views: 230

Re: 32-40 success! warning graphic

That bullet and 1900fps is perfect 8)
Well done you.

N.
by Nath
Sun Nov 17, 2019 9:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cold morning at the range - Winchester M73 and Henry BBS 357 Mag
Replies: 5
Views: 143

Re: Cold morning at the range - Winchester M73 and Henry BBS 357 Mag

Excellent 8)
Now do it off hand 8)
Get a brimmed hat to keep the sun out of your eyes.

N.
by Nath
Wed Nov 13, 2019 2:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CBD OIL For pain, anxiety
Replies: 46
Views: 1299

Re: CBD OIL For pain, anxiety

I tried it. It does calm yes but it actually increased my anxiety levels. This is nothing new for me as many a drug can increase anxiety in me so may not be just this hemp oil. I do know someone that benefits greatly from it. N. Nath, it is most likely from your Individual genetic makeup as far as ...
by Nath
Wed Nov 13, 2019 8:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CBD OIL For pain, anxiety
Replies: 46
Views: 1299

Re: CBD OIL For pain, anxiety

I tried it. It does calm yes but it actually increased my anxiety levels. This is nothing new for me as many a drug can increase anxiety in me so may not be just this hemp oil.
I do know someone that benefits greatly from it.

N.
by Nath
Tue Nov 12, 2019 1:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need a Laugh ? ? ?
Replies: 7
Views: 226

Re: Need a Laugh ? ? ?

:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
by Nath
Tue Nov 12, 2019 1:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Browning BAR, 1969 Vintage
Replies: 11
Views: 235

Re: Browning BAR, 1969 Vintage

I was being silly really but BAR's are capable of better than the one you helped your cousin with.

N. :)
by Nath
Tue Nov 12, 2019 1:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My first finger joint box. pictures added.
Replies: 73
Views: 666

Re: My first finger joint box.

Pitchy..your a self taught craftsman with a lot of patience.....well done.......I'd just use a few dry wall screws and call it a day. The only joints I've ever made was with Zig-Zag papers. The trick to them was to lick em and twist the ends.---6 :lol: Len, your skills amaze me, it's a joy knowing ...
by Nath
Tue Nov 12, 2019 12:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Flint and pheasant.
Replies: 10
Views: 250

Re: Flint and pheasant.

Such a lovely outing! The sound of the little creek almost put me to sleep. I know Jess must enjoy too. We just got back from taking our Oreo to the vet. A big 3" gash in the front of left hind leg. We just left her as it is down in the twenties and precipitating every emaginable type to frozen or ...
by Nath
Mon Nov 11, 2019 1:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Browning BAR, 1969 Vintage
Replies: 11
Views: 235

Re: Browning BAR, 1969 Vintage

Thunder50 wrote:
Mon Nov 11, 2019 11:08 am
Friend of mine had one in 308. As long as he was consistent in how he held it, from shot to shot, it would hold 1" and oft time, a bit less. Sloppy in his hold, it would spray them.
Yeah, the 308's do that 8)
by Nath
Mon Nov 11, 2019 1:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Browning BAR, 1969 Vintage
Replies: 11
Views: 235

Re: Browning BAR, 1969 Vintage

I would be very surprised if it can't do 1"!
Nice find 8)
by Nath
Mon Nov 11, 2019 1:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Leaves The House With You Every Single Time?
Replies: 16
Views: 346

Re: What Leaves The House With You Every Single Time?

My azz....even the doc don't like facing that!

https://youtu.be/r-YjmXt15sg
by Nath
Mon Nov 11, 2019 12:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bagged a Little 9 Point, Yesterday with the BLR
Replies: 12
Views: 244

Re: Bagged a Little 9 Point, Yesterday with the BLR

Excellent.
That's the thing about most leverguns, they swing like a good shotgun in moving targets.

N.
by Nath
Sun Nov 10, 2019 2:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 94 carrier/lifter/elevator
Replies: 10
Views: 267

Re: Winchester 94 carrier/lifter/elevator

Thanks for the info and the greetings. I'm guessing it is an issue with spring or such, something broke, worn, or just missing, as it's not moving at all just lays there when levered. Dont care for WD-40 on guns either always heard of too many problems. Does work good at cleaning a few things, I kn...
by Nath
Sat Nov 09, 2019 10:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mule Deer With An Original 1894 Takedown 32-40
Replies: 30
Views: 482

Re: Mule Deer With An Original 1894 Takedown 32-40

That's a hunk o' deer there.
Congrats and how many deer are going to be harvested with 32-40 this season? Not many I bets! 8)
by Nath
Sat Nov 09, 2019 8:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Guy Fawkes Day
Replies: 7
Views: 234

Re: Guy Fawkes Day

Scrumbag wrote:
Thu Nov 07, 2019 3:08 pm
Classcially you eat "bangers" (sausage) and mash potato too!
:lol: very true yes. 8)
by Nath
Sat Nov 09, 2019 8:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The 30-30 does it again
Replies: 49
Views: 775

Re: The 30-30 does it again

Same here, well, I did buy 20rds once but that was it.

N.
by Nath
Sat Nov 09, 2019 6:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 94 carrier/lifter/elevator
Replies: 10
Views: 267

Re: Winchester 94 carrier/lifter/elevator

There is a spring involved IIRC.
Tear it down. They are easy to work on.

N.
by Nath
Sat Nov 09, 2019 1:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The 30-30 does it again
Replies: 49
Views: 775

Re: The 30-30 does it again

Good for you brother 8)

Good old 30wcf 8)

Which ammo/load?

N.
by Nath
Sat Nov 09, 2019 1:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "My Generation"
Replies: 15
Views: 405

Re: "My Generation"

J Miller wrote:
Fri Nov 08, 2019 5:26 pm
Old No7 wrote:
Thu Nov 07, 2019 10:12 pm
Yup, so true for me!

Old No7


My Generation.jpg
I miss those days. :cry:

Joe
+1
by Nath
Fri Nov 08, 2019 3:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Flint and pheasant.
Replies: 10
Views: 250

Re: Flint and pheasant.

Which smooth bore is that? Of course migh.t as well give load specifics again. :mrgreen: todd/3leg It's in 12 g. Made by Artax ( who ever they are or were!). Load, err, think the measure was throwing about 70gr and then some thin cards and then about an ounce plus of English #6. The flint wasn't kn...
by Nath
Fri Nov 08, 2019 2:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Flint and pheasant.
Replies: 10
Views: 250

Flint and pheasant.

Rained all night.....again!
Temps dropped and a sun!
Perfect for hunting roosters with a flintlock.

https://photos.app.goo.gl/Ucxfx9ncAPigh5AD9

IMG_20191108_103904897.jpg
N.
by Nath
Thu Nov 07, 2019 5:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Old Dominion ML opener today !
Replies: 20
Views: 264

Re: Old Dominion ML opener today !

Well done friend.
Bon appetit 8)

N.
by Nath
Wed Nov 06, 2019 6:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Guy Fawkes Day
Replies: 7
Views: 234

Re: Guy Fawkes Day

Well said GK. My local town ten miles away sounded like a bad day in Beirut last night! Such a waste of good powder! As a kid I got hooked on black powder via dang fireworks! A few years ago near where I worked a company burnt and blew up damp damaged fireworks in a field by the tonne! I cried for w...
by Nath
Sat Nov 02, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: At the range this morning.......
Replies: 8
Views: 263

Re: At the range this morning.......

244 rem, later 6mm rem. If only they got it right first time I bets 243 would of never took hold!
by Nath
Sat Nov 02, 2019 11:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help needed with Win 94AE
Replies: 8
Views: 238

Re: Help needed with Win 94AE

I have experienced this too. In my cases (X3) it was the first stage spring binding. I swapped them out for a lighter and lesser diameter one and solved the issue.
by Nath
Wed Oct 30, 2019 1:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Nath and G-K
Replies: 14
Views: 288

Re: Nath and G-K

I am not very good with a shotgun, but I firmly believe that the laws of Physics do not change. A hit with a .410 is still a hit. Just because I cannot use a shotgun very well does not mean that a .410 is not enough gun for pheasant or duck. Todd, it sounds as if you have a new to you shotgun. I ho...
by Nath
Tue Oct 29, 2019 3:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Nath and G-K
Replies: 14
Views: 288

Re: Nath and G-K

gamekeeper wrote:
Tue Oct 29, 2019 3:03 pm
Nath wrote:
Tue Oct 29, 2019 2:55 pm
By the way I just got in after visiting a farm for rats.
Took my moderated 410 and shot five rats.
410's rock 8)
I agree, took a rat and a magpie with my Cooey fourten yesterday... :D
8)
by Nath
Tue Oct 29, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Nath and G-K
Replies: 14
Views: 288

Re: Nath and G-K

By the way I just got in after visiting a farm for rats.
Took my moderated 410 and shot five rats.
410's rock 8)
by Nath
Tue Oct 29, 2019 2:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Nath and G-K
Replies: 14
Views: 288

Re: Nath and G-K

Never handled one and never knew they did a superimposed!
As kid I remember a feller that carried one where he shudna folded in his long coat!
The good ole' days.

N.
by Nath
Mon Oct 28, 2019 4:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: End of season Texas Pronghorn hunt Success
Replies: 11
Views: 319

Re: End of season Texas Pronghorn hunt Success

Great report.
Good to see familiar faces again.

Amazingly I just read a similar accident story on another forum . I salute 86er and not just for using that flinter 8)

You all keep looking out for each other.

N.
by Nath
Sun Oct 20, 2019 2:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My first !
Replies: 15
Views: 283

Re: My first !

Excellent stuff. I had a crossbow a few years ago and it was scary accurate. Hunting with one is illegal here ( :roll: ) but errr, it worked just fine.
by Nath
Fri Oct 18, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sad News From My Friends In Africa
Replies: 20
Views: 541

Re: Sad News From My Friends In Africa

Condolences Jim.
That is a lovely photo.

N.
by Nath
Fri Oct 18, 2019 1:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ugly On A Stick Levergun
Replies: 15
Views: 435

Re: Ugly On A Stick Levergun

WHY?
A dog with its feet on the wrong way around and its head sticking outta it's ar....back end would be more attractive!
by Nath
Thu Oct 17, 2019 7:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Home after two days in hospital ...... heart arthymia
Replies: 8
Views: 188

Re: Home after two days in hospital ...... heart arthymia

Oh, nearly forgot..... .62" flintlock Fowler or trade gun.
Cures all :D
by Nath
Thu Oct 17, 2019 7:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Home after two days in hospital ...... heart arthymia
Replies: 8
Views: 188

Re: Home after two days in hospital ...... heart arthymia

Glad you guys are here. Please take care, there ain't many good'ns left!

N.
by Nath
Wed Oct 16, 2019 4:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Where is Old Ironsights...?
Replies: 6
Views: 442

Re: Where is Old Ironsights...?

gamekeeper wrote:
Wed Oct 16, 2019 3:36 am
Glad to hear that OI is still kicking, I miss his input here.
+1

N.
by Nath
Tue Oct 15, 2019 8:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Generation Gap
Replies: 7
Views: 229

Re: Generation Gap

:lol: :lol: :lol: 8)
by Nath
Tue Oct 15, 2019 4:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Back again!!! Nude chicks with guns!!
Replies: 10
Views: 354

Re: Back again!!! Nude chicks with guns!!

gamekeeper wrote:
Mon Oct 14, 2019 6:18 pm
I knew what was coming but still had to look........ :lol:
Me too :lol: 8)
by Nath
Mon Oct 14, 2019 2:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Flintlock 2, Jess 1.
Replies: 9
Views: 222

Re: Flintlock 2, Jess 1.

piller wrote:
Mon Oct 14, 2019 1:27 pm
I should remedy that gap in my experiences. As for the flints, I would want to try knapping them. It doesn't seem too complicated.
I Knapp my own.....well that is not strictly correct!
It's more like smashing flint and hoping one of the flying pieces, if not lost is useful enough!
by Nath
Mon Oct 14, 2019 10:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Flintlock 2, Jess 1.
Replies: 9
Views: 222

Re: Flintlock 2, Jess 1.

Thanks every one.

N.
by Nath
Mon Oct 14, 2019 10:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Flintlock 2, Jess 1.
Replies: 9
Views: 222

Re: Flintlock 2, Jess 1.

piller wrote:
Mon Oct 14, 2019 10:17 am
Good work Jess. I have never used a flintlock, and all I know about them is not much.
Correct that....soon as possible :D
by Nath
Mon Oct 14, 2019 4:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Flintlock 2, Jess 1.
Replies: 9
Views: 222

Flintlock 2, Jess 1.

Had a great evening sneaking up on rabbits with my .63" flintlock. I got two rabbits for four shots. I used 80grn of black and about 32g of #6 mixed shot. I tuned the lock years ago and it still surprises me how quick it is!    IMG_20191013_203732_331.jpg On the way back I let the hound loo...
by Nath
Sun Oct 13, 2019 8:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 22 hunt day.
Replies: 18
Views: 367

Re: 22 hunt day.

And that is how I do do it 8)
IMG_20191013_145427996.jpg
by Nath
Sun Oct 13, 2019 2:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 22 hunt day.
Replies: 18
Views: 367

Re: 22 hunt day.

piller wrote:
Sat Oct 12, 2019 7:51 pm
Wet cardbourd is my Mother in Law's signature recipe.
:lol: :lol: :lol:
Frog and toad soup is my MOL'S signiture broth. :lol:
by Nath
Sat Oct 12, 2019 2:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 22 hunt day.
Replies: 18
Views: 367

Re: 22 hunt day.

Pete44ru wrote:
Fri Oct 11, 2019 10:37 pm
.

Squirrels taste like wet cardboard to me, so I usually make a tasty Brunswick stew from any I take.

.
Not tried wet carboard Pete.
Are you sure it's good for you?
by Nath
Fri Oct 11, 2019 6:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Savage 340-E
Replies: 33
Views: 623

Re: Savage 340-E

Excellent. 8)
by Nath
Fri Oct 11, 2019 6:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 22 hunt day.
Replies: 18
Views: 367

Re: 22 hunt day.

My go to easy pheasant is....

Brown diced meat in olive oil and garlic.
When just browned kill the fry with a large glass of white wine and let simmer for ten minutes.
Add four table spoons of Dijon mustard and garden peas.
Simmer for 15.
Thicken the mixture and serve on what the hell you fancy.

N.
by Nath
Fri Oct 11, 2019 4:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 22 hunt day.
Replies: 18
Views: 367

Re: 22 hunt day.

You are right about fat squirrels, they are feeding well this Fall. I've been using my Magtech .22 more recently, due to the fact the local gamekeeper can't hear it with the old Parker Hale silencer on it. He complains to my landlord that I'm disturbing the pheasants with my shotgun :lol: I may hav...
by Nath
Fri Oct 11, 2019 3:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Time for another injection
Replies: 19
Views: 338

Re: Time for another injection

Thoughts and best wishes friend.

N.