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by jnyork
Sun Dec 16, 2018 11:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Boyds gun stocks ...... any opinions?
Replies: 2
Views: 75

Re: Boyds gun stocks ...... any opinions?

I have 3 or 4, very satisfied. Beware, the laminated stocks are hard as a rock, if you need to some sanding be prepared to spend some time at it. :D
by jnyork
Sat Dec 15, 2018 5:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Package Tracking...
Replies: 4
Views: 125

Re: Package Tracking...

More truth than fiction there. :D
by jnyork
Wed Dec 12, 2018 11:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: January 2019 Rifle Magazine
Replies: 11
Views: 316

Re: January 2019 Rifle Magazine

piller wrote:
Wed Dec 12, 2018 1:05 am
you dinny sours :D
Took me a minute. :D
by jnyork
Mon Dec 10, 2018 11:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anaconda crossing the road
Replies: 23
Views: 481

Re: Anaconda crossing the road

You boys can all of my share of that. :D
by jnyork
Sat Dec 08, 2018 11:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Funny Or true....?
Replies: 7
Views: 268

Re: Funny Or true....?

Probably more truth than fiction there. :D
by jnyork
Fri Dec 07, 2018 4:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Burnt some black powder today.
Replies: 16
Views: 294

Re: Burnt some black powder today.

We love your little dog, Nath, what breed is that? Or is that asking the impossible? :D
by jnyork
Thu Dec 06, 2018 5:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How long must I wait?
Replies: 38
Views: 679

Re: How long must I wait?

2ndovc wrote:
Thu Dec 06, 2018 4:42 pm
.45colt wrote:
Thu Dec 06, 2018 4:38 pm
I say "forget about it" . step up to the 32-20 CF. :D .
What he said!

Or a .25-20/.218 Bee or .22 Hornet. Any of which should fit the bill.

jb 8)

This. Plus, you can reload them.
by jnyork
Wed Dec 05, 2018 4:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Krampus nacht
Replies: 2
Views: 176

Re: Krampus nacht

Seems like a good excuse for a party!! :D
by jnyork
Tue Dec 04, 2018 5:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What y'all payin' for gas?
Replies: 57
Views: 717

Re: What y'all payin' for gas?

$2.60 for gasoline, 3.05 or so for diesel. Yuma AZ.
by jnyork
Thu Nov 29, 2018 5:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Reality Check
Replies: 6
Views: 298

Re: Reality Check

:lol: :lol: :lol:
by jnyork
Wed Nov 28, 2018 1:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Old 73 makes meat
Replies: 19
Views: 385

Re: Old 73 makes meat

Attaboy, M.M. Just because there's snow on the roof doesn't mean there's no fire in the furnace. :D
by jnyork
Wed Nov 28, 2018 11:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Any advice or warnings as to reloading manuals?
Replies: 13
Views: 358

Re: Any advice or warnings as to reloading manuals?

I have a whole shelf full of reloading manuals I have accumulated over the years, must be at least 20 of them or so, some dating back to the early 1950's. Comparing loads in them sometimes very interesting.
by jnyork
Tue Nov 27, 2018 9:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dream the Dream, Live the Dream, Or...
Replies: 4
Views: 300

Re: Dream the Dream, Live the Dream, Or...

Wish I had a poster of that.
by jnyork
Sun Nov 25, 2018 7:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New old guy
Replies: 25
Views: 497

Re: New old guy

Pull up a log and have a seat by the fire. I guess someone already told you that newbies have to buy the first round. :D
by jnyork
Wed Nov 21, 2018 10:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Somber Affair....
Replies: 11
Views: 593

Re: A Somber Affair....

Go to your room. No desert for you tonight!! :o
by jnyork
Tue Nov 20, 2018 9:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anyone like bluegrass?
Replies: 18
Views: 379

Anyone like bluegrass?

I enjoyed this Orange Blossom Special, thought you might also: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_cont ... tmg6lZayrE
by jnyork
Sat Nov 17, 2018 5:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Horrific Incident
Replies: 25
Views: 920

Re: A Horrific Incident

That's an expensive pipe bomb. Without wishing harm or wanting to sound self righteous. If the person who owned said such piece kept it simple and used the muzzleloader season as per the original spirit for the muzzleloader season they would of only had to use one powder type and only be concerned ...
by jnyork
Sat Nov 17, 2018 5:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Horrific Incident
Replies: 25
Views: 920

Re: A Horrific Incident

That's an expensive pipe bomb. Without wishing harm or wanting to sound self righteous. If the person who owned said such piece kept it simple and used the muzzleloader season as per the original spirit for the muzzleloader season they would of only had to use one powder type and only be concerned ...
by jnyork
Sat Nov 17, 2018 5:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 45 ACP cases made from Federal 270 Win?
Replies: 18
Views: 467

Re: 45 ACP cases made from Federal 270 Win?

Someone had WAY too much time on his hands. :shock:
by jnyork
Sat Nov 17, 2018 5:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Life can be very cruel
Replies: 33
Views: 951

Re: Life can be very cruel

Very sad, hope you and your family have sunnier days .
by jnyork
Thu Nov 15, 2018 6:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Life Skills: "How To Speak to Women"
Replies: 19
Views: 814

Re: Life Skills: "How To Speak to Women"

I dont care what I say, I'm still wrong.

The other morning I was wrong before I even said anything. :roll:
by jnyork
Thu Nov 15, 2018 5:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Horrific Incident
Replies: 25
Views: 920

Re: A Horrific Incident

I'm betting he loaded it twice.
by jnyork
Thu Nov 08, 2018 11:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mangled brass
Replies: 12
Views: 485

Re: Mangled brass

Wow, that is some knarly looking brass!! :D
by jnyork
Sat Nov 03, 2018 9:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fun at the gunshow
Replies: 8
Views: 445

Fun at the gunshow

Off to the Yuma AZ gunshow this morning with a friend, saw several other friends from the gun club there. Not a bad gunshow for a change. Only one table of stuffed animals and one of homebaked cakes and cookies, no beef jerky, no eyeglass cleaners. The usual tables of military surplus junk, a few Ch...
by jnyork
Sat Nov 03, 2018 1:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Do you have a dsignated 'Loaner' rifle?
Replies: 36
Views: 841

Re: Do you have a dsignated 'Loaner' rifle?

Not a chance. If the person hurts themselves or others with your rifle, even through no fault of yourself, they will sue you until you have no more blood to bleed.
by jnyork
Sat Nov 03, 2018 1:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Old cowboy song, seldom heard
Replies: 6
Views: 544

Old cowboy song, seldom heard

While reading a book on the Dust Bowl years in the 1930's, I came across mention of this song , "Old Faithful" and had to look it up as I didn't recognize the title. It is an old tune that I last heard as a boy back in the late 1940's, hope some of you will enjoy it.





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by jnyork
Thu Nov 01, 2018 12:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cell coverage
Replies: 13
Views: 386

Re: Cell coverage

Might be different where you live, but in Wyoming Verizon service is absolutely the pits, once you get a few miles out of town you are SOL.
by jnyork
Mon Oct 29, 2018 2:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Made it to Yuma again
Replies: 11
Views: 562

Re: Made it to Yuma again

How’s it going? Any tarantulas or scorpions greet you yet? I’m still over a month away from heading anywhere. Todd Having a great time now that all the stuff is unloaded from the truck and put away and the house is up and running again. Haven't seen any such critters here, they are seldom seen rega...
by jnyork
Thu Oct 25, 2018 5:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Made it to Yuma again
Replies: 11
Views: 562

Re: Made it to Yuma again

Yuma has been mentioned on fox news several times of late.....Despite the barrenness of the desert there, it seems to be a popular crossing for undocumented trespassers..... Yeah, USBP interdicts thousands of them in this sector, along with literally tons of drugscoming through . Still, many get do...
by jnyork
Wed Oct 24, 2018 10:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Made it to Yuma again
Replies: 11
Views: 562

Made it to Yuma again

Arrived in Yuma from Wyoming yesterday for our 6 month winter sojourn. Long boring trip except, of course, for the trip through Salt Lake City , that's always a thrill, wall-to-wall idiots on the interstate. Our observations included marveling at the number of trucks on the road now as compared to e...
by jnyork
Sun Oct 21, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The .38 Super
Replies: 26
Views: 1477

Re: The .38 Super

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How does the .357 Sig compare to the 38 Super?
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Assuming 2 shots center mass and 1 to the head, probably not much difference
by jnyork
Thu Oct 18, 2018 4:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Amish drive-by shooting
Replies: 6
Views: 556

The Amish drive-by shooting

Clip....clop....clip....clop...clip...clop...BANG BANG BANG...clipclopclipclopclipclopclipclopclipclopclipclop.
by jnyork
Wed Oct 17, 2018 5:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Favorite Place In AZ
Replies: 11
Views: 464

Re: Favorite Place In AZ

Hey, 3LT, PM incoming. :D
by jnyork
Sun Oct 14, 2018 5:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The .38 Super
Replies: 26
Views: 1477

Re: The .38 Super

Yeah, I dont think they have made that ammo since WWII. I roll my own using 38 Super brass, exact same case. I have three NOS boxes of 38 ACP brass but no need to use it.
by jnyork
Sun Oct 14, 2018 2:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The .38 Super
Replies: 26
Views: 1477

Re: The .38 Super

I have a soft spot for my Colt 1903 in .38 ACP ".38 rimless smokeless" it says on the slide. :D Has been in the family since about 1920 or so, I take it out and shoot it every so often in honor of the previous owners.

.38 Super is just a .38ACP with more powder in it.
by jnyork
Tue Oct 09, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Train Your Wife in 5 Easy Lessons..."
Replies: 23
Views: 985

Re: "Train Your Wife in 5 Easy Lessons..."

That's a 1950's television. You must be too young to remember Howdy Doody and the Lone Ranger. :D Haw! :lol: Our family didn't get tv until about 1958 , I was gone in the AF by then. But you're right, I dont recall ever seeing those two programs, must have been after my time as a kid. :D
by jnyork
Tue Oct 09, 2018 10:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Train Your Wife in 5 Easy Lessons..."
Replies: 23
Views: 985

Re: "Train Your Wife in 5 Easy Lessons..."

Has that guy got a hookah there beside him, and what the heck is that thing in front of him, doesnt look like a tv, maybe a radio? :D
by jnyork
Mon Oct 08, 2018 7:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Too many wolves in Oregon already
Replies: 23
Views: 683

Re: Too many wolves in Oregon already

At some point ODFW is going to have to put on its big-boy pants and declare management hunts, but institutional courage is not one of its strong points. Good luck with that, Bill. The bunny huggers will sue and keep that in court for the next 30 years. We have been fighting them here in Wyoming for...
by jnyork
Mon Oct 08, 2018 9:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Too many wolves in Oregon already
Replies: 23
Views: 683

Re: Too many wolves in Oregon already

Got rifle? Got shovel?
by jnyork
Sun Oct 07, 2018 11:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A good smell
Replies: 11
Views: 498

A good smell

Good morning all, cold rainy morning here in Wyoming but a beautiful day anyway, the air has a nice clean smell for the first time in a couple of months, smells like the triumph of the Constitution over the evil of mob rule.
'
God Bless America.
by jnyork
Thu Oct 04, 2018 10:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1937 Guide to Handloading.....
Replies: 3
Views: 335

Re: 1937 Guide to Handloading.....

J Miller wrote:
Thu Oct 04, 2018 1:46 am
I have an original hardback copy of the 1950's updated version. Very much worth reading.

Joe

I have one also. Nifty book. :D

You can find one on ebay occasionally.
by jnyork
Sun Sep 23, 2018 4:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Good ole'Bessy Bessy.
Replies: 15
Views: 583

Re: Good ole'Bessy Bessy.

Dang, Nath, I'm surprised there is any bunny left, bullet must weigh more than the animal. :lol:
by jnyork
Thu Sep 20, 2018 4:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Silhouettes
Replies: 1
Views: 172

Re: Silhouettes

What size you need. I have 10 of each for Smallbore Silhouette, 1/5 scale I might sell.

Look on the NRA website under "competitions" you will find the patterns for each size.
by jnyork
Tue Sep 18, 2018 11:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Henry .45-70
Replies: 10
Views: 615

Re: New Henry .45-70

gamekeeper wrote:
Tue Sep 18, 2018 10:35 am
Very nice, I wish I had the need of one to justify the expense. … :mrgreen:

Just what does "need" have to do with it? :lol:
by jnyork
Wed Sep 12, 2018 11:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How !!!!!!
Replies: 25
Views: 1034

Re: How !!!!!!

The "how" greeting supposedly comes from the soldiers in the Frontier Army. When they would have a little libation, they would toast each other by lifting their glasses and saying "Here's how". Eventually shortened to "how" and picked up by the Indians. Dont know how true this is, but it is describe...
by jnyork
Mon Sep 10, 2018 9:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Military/First Responder discount at Savage
Replies: 4
Views: 296

Military/First Responder discount at Savage

From this morning's Shooting Wire, thought it might help someone here: Savage Service Purchase Program WESTFIELD, Massachusetts – – Savage appreciates the sacrifices made every day by the countless men and women who protect and serve our communities. In support of all they do and have done, the popu...
by jnyork
Sat Sep 08, 2018 4:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cancelled gunshow
Replies: 8
Views: 525

Cancelled gunshow

My friend and I drove over to Rock Springs WY to a gunshow this morning, 125 mile trip, got there and nobody knew anything about any gunshow. It was on his gunshow calender he printed off the internet and my wife and I heard the advertisement on the local radio station two days ago. No clue what hap...
by jnyork
Sat Sep 08, 2018 1:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: And now for something Completely Different
Replies: 5
Views: 441

Re: And now for something Completely Different

claybob86 wrote:
Wed Sep 05, 2018 11:12 pm
Cool! Always wondered what you looked like. :)
Amazing. It's a mirror image!!! :D
by jnyork
Sat Sep 08, 2018 1:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tumbling brass
Replies: 26
Views: 965

Re: Tumbling brass

Before I throw the case in the polisher, I give it a little 2-second twist with some 4-0 steel wool, works great, cuts my polishing time by about 2/3. I use Lyman media and thrown in a tablespoon of ColorBack auto polish.
by jnyork
Thu Sep 06, 2018 6:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The oddest guns......
Replies: 11
Views: 587

Re: The oddest guns......

I loved watching Spooky rain down .30 caliber death , he worked around the perimeter of our base quite a bit, you could hear the roar and see the red tracers come down like someone up there with a garden hose. A sight I will not forget. Hauled a small contingent of Marines from Da Nang up to An Hoa,...