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by Hombre
Mon Jan 13, 2020 2:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Range Report, 106 year-old Winchester carbine 44-40 (photos)
Replies: 22
Views: 736

Re: Range Report, 106 year-old Winchester carbine 44-40 (photos)

Thanks for the report and the pictures. Very interesting as always.
The carbine look very good but I must also admit that the snow shoes.... Wow!! Want a pair... :D Well, I guess it will be hard to find these in Sweden so...

/Stefan
Sweden
by Hombre
Mon May 13, 2019 3:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bowie
Replies: 25
Views: 1033

Re: Bowie

So many nice knives.... Here is a picture of some of my Bowies.... I guess. the picture say more about my skill as a photographer than anything else.... :D First my Randall, then Cold Steel Trail master, Cold Steel Trail master stag, Hugo Köller, Fällkniven Tor, Fällkniven Odin.... Pitchy, please te...
by Hombre
Sat May 11, 2019 5:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bowie
Replies: 25
Views: 1033

Bowie

I really love the guns from the old west like old Winchester and Marlin leverguns, first generations Colt SAA and so on.... but I also love the Bowie knife.... Unfortunately I do not own an antique Bowie but I got this one a few days ago.... A Randall Bowie.... I must admit that I love it.... Randal...
by Hombre
Mon Jul 16, 2018 7:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lever Guns (pictures)
Replies: 76
Views: 6489

Re: Lever Guns (pictures)

JerryB wrote:
Mon Jul 16, 2018 3:49 pm
Hey Hombre, that is a pair of good looking rifles, very nice and great calibers.
Thank you!

Best
Stefan
by Hombre
Mon Jul 16, 2018 3:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lever Guns (pictures)
Replies: 76
Views: 6489

Re: Lever Guns (pictures)

Can not take fancy pictures like you guys but they are mine.... :D
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by Hombre
Mon Mar 20, 2017 9:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 86 45-90
Replies: 9
Views: 1283

Re: Winchester 86 45-90

Thank you, guys for the nice words.... I really appreciate it! My 1886 TD .45-90 was made by Miroku and has been used to shoot targets and game from Blackbuck to Bison and Cape Buffalo. I have never seen one by Miroku "live" so to speak but it looks really good....Want one.... :D Have seen the Peder...
by Hombre
Sun Mar 19, 2017 3:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 86 45-90
Replies: 9
Views: 1283

Winchester 86 45-90

Here is a couple of my Winchester 86 in caliber 45-90....Sorry, if I have been showing them before.... it is raining here now so I guess I am just bored.... The first one is mfg 1890 and the other one 1909.... Want one with full lenght magazine and octagonal barrel but that doesn´t show up here ofte...
by Hombre
Sun Mar 19, 2017 3:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 86 50-110
Replies: 10
Views: 1434

Re: Winchester 86 50-110

Sixgun and 65bee, Thanks for your nice words.... I really appreciate it.... As a point of interest, what are these rifles bringing in your home-land? Well, it seems to go for only a fraction of the prices in the U.S.A.... Again, I really appreciate all the help I always get in this forum. Thank you ...
by Hombre
Sat Mar 18, 2017 4:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 86 50-110
Replies: 10
Views: 1434

Re: Winchester 86 50-110

65bee, thanks for your kind words. For me, coming from Sweden it is amazing what value you put on my Winchester rifles. Anyway, I know that the prices on old leverguns differs when you compare Sweden and the U.S.A. Those Winchester rifles come from different kind of estates here in Sweden and belong...
by Hombre
Fri Mar 17, 2017 11:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 86 50-110
Replies: 10
Views: 1434

Re: Winchester 86 50-110

I do not know yet if I shall sell or trade or just keep them ...I just got information about an American guy who export guns to the U.S.A. from Sweden and he was willing to help me.... I have no ideà what these kind of rifles should go for in the U.S.A....What I know is that it is usually a big diff...
by Hombre
Fri Mar 17, 2017 1:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 86 50-110
Replies: 10
Views: 1434

Re: Winchester 86 50-110

Thanks for taking the time to answer! I really appreciate it!

Best,
Stefan
Sweden
by Hombre
Thu Mar 16, 2017 11:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 86 50-110
Replies: 10
Views: 1434

Winchester 86 50-110

Hi guys.... I need your help.... In your opinion what should be a realistic price for those two Winchester 86 in the U.S.A? Both have fabric letters.... The first one mfg 1894 and the other one 1902.... Any opinion at all should be very much appreciated.... Best, Stefan Sweden http://i439.photobucke...
by Hombre
Sat Oct 08, 2016 6:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Favorite Fancy Knife
Replies: 60
Views: 3562

Re: Favorite Fancy Knife

I like this one which I recently got....
Gerber Mark II, mfg 1974....

/Stefan
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by Hombre
Fri Apr 08, 2016 1:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: MOVIES - Hombre
Replies: 28
Views: 2377

Re: MOVIES - Hombre

Love it too even if I should have prefered a different end....

/Hombre :mrgreen:
by Hombre
Fri Aug 14, 2015 3:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Drawing Winner For Native American Memorabilia
Replies: 4
Views: 546

Re: Free Drawing For Native American Memorabilia

Please, put me in....

Stefan
Sweden
by Hombre
Wed Aug 12, 2015 3:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Re: 3/3 done
Replies: 36
Views: 1658

Re: 2/3 done

plowboy 45....I must admit that I really love that knife....Thank you very much for sharing.....

/Stefan
Sweden
by Hombre
Sat Jul 25, 2015 5:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Bowie Knife is finished
Replies: 34
Views: 2853

Re: The Bowie Knife is finished

Chuck 100 yd....I really like your knife....

/Stefan
Sweden
by Hombre
Fri Jul 24, 2015 3:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fallkniven Tor vs Cold Steel trail master!
Replies: 9
Views: 1089

Re: Fallkniven Tor vs Cold Steel trail master!

This handle maybe you would think will be better....

/Stefan
Sweden
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by Hombre
Thu Jul 23, 2015 3:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fallkniven Tor vs Cold Steel trail master!
Replies: 9
Views: 1089

Re: Fallkniven Tor vs Cold Steel trail master!

The sales brochure say this about the steel: We can now present a world first as regards the blade - it's in laminated VG10 steel, where the edge is made of our now renowned VG10 steel and the sides consist of tough, all-stainless 420J2 steel. This combination is unquestionably the best, since it br...
by Hombre
Thu Jul 23, 2015 1:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fallkniven Tor vs Cold Steel trail master!
Replies: 9
Views: 1089

Fallkniven Tor vs Cold Steel trail master!

Couldn´t resist this Swedish Bowie....I thought my Cold Steel Trail master was big but....

/Stefan
Sweden
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by Hombre
Sun May 31, 2015 4:39 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 1894 .25-35+Winchester 1886 .50 EX
Replies: 33
Views: 2047

Re: Winchester 1894 .25-35

Again, thank you very much for your nice comments. I really appreciate it. This one I want to share is a Winchester mod 1886, mfg 1894, caliber .50 EX. Original and exactly as the factory letter says. You have wonderful rifles, guys....I just wish that I could have the quality on my pictures as you ...
by Hombre
Wed May 27, 2015 2:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 1894 .25-35+Winchester 1886 .50 EX
Replies: 33
Views: 2047

Re: Winchester 1894 .25-35

Thank you very much for the nice comments of my rifle. I really appreciate it.

Best,
Stefan
Sweden
by Hombre
Mon May 25, 2015 10:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 1894 .25-35+Winchester 1886 .50 EX
Replies: 33
Views: 2047

Winchester 1894 .25-35+Winchester 1886 .50 EX

Here is one of my Winchester 1894s, caliber .25-35 Winchester, mfg 1898, tdk, double set triggers, Lyman tang sight, Winchester sling and sling hooks....exactly as the letter says.... In Sweden we are allowed to hunt up to small deer with the caliber....guess, it is different in the U.S.A.... It has...
by Hombre
Wed May 06, 2015 2:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Let's see your.......... Bowie Knives
Replies: 42
Views: 3036

Re: Let's see your.......... Bowie Knives

My Cold Steel Bowies....
/Stefan
Sweden
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by Hombre
Mon Mar 23, 2015 2:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1978 vintage Pedersoli.
Replies: 11
Views: 748

Re: 1978 vintage Pedersoli.

That I really like....Thanks for posting....

Stefan
Sweden
by Hombre
Wed Jan 28, 2015 9:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin 1895
Replies: 8
Views: 819

Re: Marlin 1895

Thank you all for your suggestions....
Wisners and all on ebay up to now do not sell abroad so my friend have to solve this in another way...
Again, thanks!

Best,
Stefan
Sweden
by Hombre
Mon Jan 26, 2015 10:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin 1895
Replies: 8
Views: 819

Marlin 1895

A friend of mine have an old Marlin mod. 1895, mfg 1905. He need an original extractor for it....Should be happy if someone could guide me in the right direction. Any help at all should be very much appreciated.

Best,
Stefan
Sweden
by Hombre
Sun Sep 21, 2014 3:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Interesting article about Norway hunting exam!
Replies: 8
Views: 434

Re: Interesting article about Norway hunting exam!

6pt-sika wrote:I would like going to Sweden , Norway or Finland to shoot a moosey !
....and I should really love going to the U.S.A and hunt. :D Have seen clips on the youtube of people who are hunting with flintlock and percussion rifles. In Sweden this is not allowed to do so....

Best,
Stefan
Sweden
by Hombre
Sun Sep 21, 2014 3:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Medium Sized Knives (photos)
Replies: 25
Views: 1558

Re: Medium Sized Knives (photos)

Beautiful pictures, as always, KirkD.
I like both of the knives but the first one I like most.

Best,
Stefan
Sweden
by Hombre
Tue Aug 12, 2014 1:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester mod. 1886!
Replies: 2
Views: 460

Re: Winchester mod. 1886!

M.M. Wright, thank you very much for taking the time to answer my question.
I really appreciate it!
I will be back. :D

/Stefan
by Hombre
Mon Aug 11, 2014 5:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester mod. 1886!
Replies: 2
Views: 460

Winchester mod. 1886!

Winchester mod. 1886 .45-90 WCF Mfg 1890 Winchester mod. 1886 .45-90 WCF Mfg 1909 Winchester mod. 1886 .50-110 WCF Mfg 1894 Winchester mod. 1886 .50-110 WCF Mfg 1902 When reloading to those rifles shall I only use lead bullets or can I use jacketed bullets also? No one of them have nickel steel barr...
by Hombre
Wed Aug 06, 2014 6:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 1895 .405 WCF!
Replies: 25
Views: 1775

Re: Winchester 1895 .405 WCF!

I have been ordering brass but I could not wait until I should get it so I took two cartridges and pulled the trigger and that was just WONDERFUL. Crescent buttplate, no problem at all. Okey, my first choice should not be to shoot it in a bench but I shall try that also. :shock: It is a wonderful ri...
by Hombre
Wed Jul 30, 2014 2:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 1895 .405 WCF!
Replies: 25
Views: 1775

Re: Winchester 1895 .405 WCF!

I'd personally save that ammo because I like neat old stuff or at least sell it to some collector and use the proceeds to buy modern brass, bullets, or loaded ammo. 457121, you have a good point there. I will be looking for brass with the correct caliber markings. I believe Hornady have it. If not,...
by Hombre
Thu Jul 24, 2014 5:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 1895 .405 WCF!
Replies: 25
Views: 1775

Re: Winchester 1895 .405 WCF!

Thank you very much all of you for your inputs. I really appreciate it! This rifle I bought from an elderly man and he have been hunting with the guy who bought this 95 new. Soon after he bought it he took of the buttstock and made himself a new buttstock. Wonder why? :mrgreen: That buttstock should...
by Hombre
Wed Jul 23, 2014 3:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 1895 .405 WCF!
Replies: 25
Views: 1775

Winchester 1895 .405 WCF!

This Winchester mod. 1895, caliber .405 WCF I bought yesterday. Even when I think the model 1895 is ugly if I compare with the model 1886 I could not resist this one. Any opinons at all about this rifle should be very much appreciated. I belive the rear sight is not original. Best, Stefan Sweden htt...
by Hombre
Sun Dec 22, 2013 2:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fighting knives?
Replies: 103
Views: 7148

Re: Fighting knives?

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These ones I like very much!

/Stefan
Sweden
by Hombre
Fri Nov 29, 2013 2:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fake or original?
Replies: 10
Views: 1050

Re: Fake or original?

Thank you very much, all of you, for your opinions.
I really appreciate it.
Could anyone on this forum perhaps recommend a book about American made powder flasks?
Maybe there is no book written yet about this subject, I do not know.

/Stefan
Sweden
by Hombre
Wed Nov 27, 2013 1:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fake or original?
Replies: 10
Views: 1050

Fake or original?

I am sorry for the bad pictures of this powderflask but is it possible to say if it is a fake or an original? Any opinion at all should be very much appreciated. /Stefan http://i439.photobucket.com/albums/qq118/Hombre1_bucket/Kruthorn001_zps8facc5d9.jpg http://i439.photobucket.com/albums/qq118/Hombr...
by Hombre
Fri May 24, 2013 10:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: SAA porn...
Replies: 57
Views: 2493

Re: SAA porn...

These two belongs to me. :mrgreen:
The first is in caliber 44-40 and is made 1884.
The other one is in caliber 45LC and made in 1897.
/Stefan
Sweden
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by Hombre
Sun Apr 28, 2013 3:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bought an 1886 Bad Photo's and Range Report
Replies: 18
Views: 1378

Re: Bought an 1886 Bad Photo's and Range Report

Thanks for the report, Pop. I find it very interesting! Most 1886's I see in Australia are in 38-56 Most I see are 38-56 and 40-82. Have you guys ever thought of why you very seldom find a Winchester 86 in caliber 45-70 in your place and that the ones you find are in 38-56 and 40-82? I am curious be...
by Hombre
Sun Apr 21, 2013 10:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Latest Addition to the Take-Down Family
Replies: 20
Views: 852

Re: Latest Addition to the Take-Down Family

Very interesting to read. Thank you very much for sharing.

/Stefan
Sweden
by Hombre
Wed Apr 17, 2013 2:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My first Winchester mod. 1873!
Replies: 23
Views: 756

Re: My first Winchester mod. 1873!

Thank you very much, all of you, for your comments. I will leave the rifle as it is. I mean, it is complete and besides that, as I said before, we have no one here in Sweden like Mike Hunter or Turnbull. For those who wonder about the caliber. It is a .44-40 WCF. A range report will come! Best, Stef...
by Hombre
Tue Apr 16, 2013 4:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My first Winchester mod. 1873!
Replies: 23
Views: 756

Re: My first Winchester mod. 1873!

Thank you very much all of you, for your nice comments. I really appreciate it! That is a nice looking gun! When were the changes done? Nothing wrong with a cut gun if you werent the cutter. If you every get sick of it, heck id travel to sweden to buy it! I do not know when the changes were done on ...
by Hombre
Tue Apr 16, 2013 4:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My first Winchester mod. 1873!
Replies: 23
Views: 756

My first Winchester mod. 1873!

This is the first Winchester Mod. 1873 I bought. If I should have known what I know today I probably should have run away from it. :shock: Shortened barrel, shortened magazine, no finish, wrong swivels…. I guess, it is more easy to say what´s wrong with it than what´s correct. Well, it was my first ...
by Hombre
Sun Mar 17, 2013 4:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1862 Colt Police
Replies: 19
Views: 715

Re: 1862 Colt Police

Sixgun, thanks for the report.
Very interesting!

/Stefan
Sweden
by Hombre
Sun Mar 17, 2013 3:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: First shooting of my 'new' 38-55 (photos)
Replies: 37
Views: 1249

Re: First shooting of my 'new' 38-55 (photos)

Kirk, beautiful rifle and very nice pictures.
Thank you very much for your report.

/Stefan
Sweden
by Hombre
Sun Feb 17, 2013 11:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Pair Of Fine S.A. Colts
Replies: 29
Views: 819

Re: A Pair Of Fine S.A. Colts

Fantastic Colt revolvers, Sixgun. Thanks for showing!

/Stefan
Sweden
by Hombre
Mon Feb 04, 2013 1:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Levergun Collection (photos)
Replies: 48
Views: 2249

Re: Levergun Collection (photos)

Beautiful rifles, Kirk, but where is the Winchester mod. 1895 in caliber.38-72 WCF? :shock:
As always you take fantastic pictures. Thank you for showing.

Best,
Stefan
Sweden
by Hombre
Sun Feb 03, 2013 2:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 1894 and a Winchester 1873!
Replies: 26
Views: 1068

Re: Winchester 1894 and a Winchester 1873!

Thank you, ollogger!
The caliber is 44-40.
I am not sure but I think that the cleaning rods were not furnished with the .32 and .22 caliber models.

Best,
Stefan
Sweden
by Hombre
Sat Feb 02, 2013 11:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 1894 and a Winchester 1873!
Replies: 26
Views: 1068

Re: Winchester 1894!

Thank you very much guys for the nice words about my Winchester mod. 1894. I really appreciate it. Unfortunately, I do not have the history about the the gun. As I said in the beginning of this post I have been a little bit sick but not more sick than I could take the car for a drive a few hours and...