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by jnyork
Mon Feb 11, 2019 12:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What's the allure of "tactical"?
Replies: 40
Views: 562

Re: What's the allure of "tactical"?

The EBR/tactical jockey shorts crowd will buy them by the thousands.
by jnyork
Sat Feb 09, 2019 6:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hourglass figures are nice.....except in pistol cases...
Replies: 11
Views: 438

Re: Hourglass figures are nice.....except in pistol cases...

I have a Uberti 1873, 44-40. For cast bullet accuracy I need to load Oregon Trail .431 diameter bullets , makes the loaded round kind of hourglass-like. AFAIK, doesn't hurt a thing.
by jnyork
Mon Feb 04, 2019 11:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lee Carbide dies 357
Replies: 23
Views: 471

Re: Lee Carbide dies 357

Get 'em. I cant imagine having to lube a bunch of pistol cases now.
by jnyork
Sun Feb 03, 2019 11:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Super Bowl Sunday
Replies: 36
Views: 726

Re: Super Bowl Sunday

crs wrote:
Sat Feb 02, 2019 7:54 am
Weather forecast looks good for a day at the range.
That's exactly where I was headed but the wind is screaming. Guess it's a good day to curl up with a good book. :roll:
by jnyork
Sun Jan 27, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: JB-Weld fans will like this
Replies: 16
Views: 506

Re: JB-Weld fans will like this

I too am really curious about how you did that.
by jnyork
Sun Jan 27, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Pedersoli 86 classic for 2019
Replies: 10
Views: 321

Re: New Pedersoli 86 classic for 2019

You guys need to get togather and buy me one of those. PM me for my shipping address. :D
by jnyork
Sun Jan 27, 2019 1:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Have you seen my old buddy latety?
Replies: 12
Views: 389

Have you seen my old buddy latety?

I see this guy running around the gunshow every time I go to one, regardless of the location. He's the fellow all decked out in cammies that the top doesn't match the bottom, cruddy old combat boots with the pants legs tucked in, his version of bloused. Mostly gray hair with a little pony tail stick...
by jnyork
Sun Jan 20, 2019 4:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Still a few good people left
Replies: 4
Views: 205

Still a few good people left

Yesterday in my travels I lost my cell phone, belt pouch and all. Combed the house and vehicles to no avail. Went back down to Home Depot where we had shopped yesterday afternoon, being a cynical old grouch I didn't have any hope of finding it there but sure enough, there it was at the self-checkout...
by jnyork
Mon Jan 14, 2019 1:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "The 4th Ape..."
Replies: 8
Views: 564

Re: "The 4th Ape..."

See them every day.
by jnyork
Sun Jan 13, 2019 2:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: You guys stuck it to me this time
Replies: 8
Views: 373

Re: You guys stuck it to me this time

Go for it, GM, go for it!! :D
by jnyork
Sat Jan 12, 2019 11:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Yesterday I loaded 3/4 of a box of 30-30's
Replies: 23
Views: 607

Re: Yesterday I loaded 3/4 of a box of 30-30's

Looks like a great start. :D
by jnyork
Fri Jan 11, 2019 4:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I too have a Jeep now
Replies: 34
Views: 784

Re: I too have a Jeep now

That'll buff right out. :lol: :lol:
by jnyork
Wed Jan 09, 2019 12:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Words of Advice for 2019
Replies: 8
Views: 628

Re: Words of Advice for 2019

"Yes, Dear" :roll:
by jnyork
Wed Jan 09, 2019 12:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: NRA Life Member
Replies: 17
Views: 683

Re: NRA Life Member

My family got a Life Membership for me for my 40th birthday, that was in 1980.
by jnyork
Tue Jan 08, 2019 8:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Your choice of carry gun?
Replies: 101
Views: 5852

Re: Your choice of carry gun?

Sig P238 in a Galco pocket holster. Never leave home without it.
by jnyork
Fri Jan 04, 2019 6:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: First Lever Action Recommendations!
Replies: 41
Views: 1411

Re: First Lever Action Recommendations!

You will get more shooting accomplished with a .22, I recommend Marlin 39A first, Henry a close second. Winchesters are getting VERY expensive.
by jnyork
Sun Dec 30, 2018 1:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I think I'm on the hill...
Replies: 65
Views: 1631

Re: I think I'm on the hill...

I will gladly trade you my 78 for your 45. :D
by jnyork
Thu Dec 27, 2018 1:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Colt 1860 Army -- Firing pictures
Replies: 16
Views: 881

Re: Colt 1860 Army -- Firing pictures

Good job, Ol' 7, another one added to the ranks. Now, for a nice educational session on how to clean a BP revolver. :D
by jnyork
Wed Dec 26, 2018 2:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How do you carry your 1911?
Replies: 47
Views: 1501

Re: How do you carry your 1911?

It's too heavy for me now, my back is so screwed up I cant take the weight, plus it's almost impossible to conceal wearing hot weather clothes. I DO carry my "little 1911" Sig P238 in a Galco pocket holster. I figure 6 rounds of .380 in the pocket is going to be more effective than the 8 rounds of ....
by jnyork
Mon Dec 24, 2018 6:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Retirees, what gets you out of bed in the morning?
Replies: 45
Views: 1105

Re: Retirees, what gets you out of bed in the morning?

Pitchy wrote:
Mon Dec 24, 2018 6:20 pm
Sexual activity gets my heart started in the morning. :lol:

So, you only wake up every month and a half? :lol: :lol: :lol:
by jnyork
Mon Dec 24, 2018 5:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Retirees, what gets you out of bed in the morning?
Replies: 45
Views: 1105

Re: Retirees, what gets you out of bed in the morning?

Bladder is right on time every morning. :D
by jnyork
Sat Dec 22, 2018 4:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Time to brag
Replies: 16
Views: 753

Re: Time to brag

Outstanding.
by jnyork
Sat Dec 22, 2018 4:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I thought some of veterans who spent time in the field .....
Replies: 2
Views: 215

Re: I thought some of veterans who spent time in the field .....

I still have mine, complete with unopened bottle of sauce. I drag it out every so often for show-and-tell. IIRC, the McIhenny corporation donated 500,000 of these to the GI's in Vietnam during the war. I dont recall ever seeing them in the cardboard tube with the p38's, etc, mine just came in a litt...
by jnyork
Fri Dec 21, 2018 6:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gas price update
Replies: 26
Views: 716

Re: Gas price update

2.53 in Yuma
by jnyork
Wed Dec 19, 2018 11:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lyman "Nutcracker"
Replies: 10
Views: 437

Re: Lyman "Nutcracker"

Got started reloading in 1954 using a 310 tool. Still have a set of .30-06 dies, handles are long gone.
by jnyork
Sun Dec 16, 2018 11:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Boyds gun stocks ...... any opinions?
Replies: 6
Views: 379

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: 11
Views: 438

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: 10
Views: 505

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: 777

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: 401

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: 498

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: 1065

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: 218

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: 1301

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: 421

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: 600

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: 577

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: 395

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: 809

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: 783

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: 573

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: 1094

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: 1094

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: 643

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: 1248

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: 1039

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: 1094

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: 606

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: 582

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: 1080

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.