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by Sixgun
Mon Apr 22, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This is for sale.....
Replies: 14
Views: 459

Re: This is for sale.....

I wrote it earlier...?...that Colt has several things wrong with it, along with the words of the ad...unprofessional....I MIGHT offer $2500...if I wanted it. OK.....I have this NIB Colt that's 113 years old and I may gonna take one shytty pic of the case colors....(hint..they ain't Colt) I'm gonna p...
by Sixgun
Mon Apr 22, 2019 10:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3566
Views: 56903

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Gunny.....she's a cutie......good genes I see. Wow! Her first Easter....mine was in 1955....was there a world then?... She is so innocent looking.....clean uncluttered brain...no issues.....carefree......wish I could delete a lot of shyt in my brain. Tom..... Just reading that brought back a lot of ...
by Sixgun
Sun Apr 21, 2019 1:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3566
Views: 56903

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Gunny.....no, have not started it....I wanted to get it fast because of two reasons.....saved a thousand dollars from regular price......(bought two)......beings that it was in the store I could see if the packaging was damaged.....when you order from the website it goes through several carriers and...
by Sixgun
Sat Apr 20, 2019 10:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jeff Quinn review of the Ruger Wrangler
Replies: 17
Views: 433

Re: Jeff Quinn review of the Ruger Wrangler

Yea....never could get my hands on a tricolor...well, never gave it any effort....those big bore flattops bit me good.

Is that yours? ----6.
by Sixgun
Sat Apr 20, 2019 9:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jeff Quinn review of the Ruger Wrangler
Replies: 17
Views: 433

Re: Jeff Quinn review of the Ruger Wrangler

Hey Jim..Ring a bell, this "new" Wrangler? Remember the Ruger "Lightweights" and "Tri-Color?----6.
by Sixgun
Sat Apr 20, 2019 9:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3566
Views: 56903

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Dang Gunny....that Cummings would be bigger than the Jeep.....

Hey.....was away for a few days....no notice......anything new? Did any of the guys here "partner up" with each other while I was absent? :D -6. (Maybe Jay and Winnie?)
by Sixgun
Sat Apr 20, 2019 8:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: An Irish 911 Call...
Replies: 3
Views: 183

Re: An Irish 911 Call...

Pretty good #7.'what's nice about that joke is that you can substitute other nationalities of your choice depending on whom your hanging around with at the moment. That joke would work great on Polish people.--- :D 6
by Sixgun
Tue Apr 16, 2019 9:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3566
Views: 56903

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Mmmm...OK.....mmmmm.....ok, I'm not......πŸ˜‘πŸ˜‘πŸ˜‘πŸ‘Ίβ˜ οΈπŸ‘»πŸ’€β˜ΊοΈπŸ’©πŸ€ πŸ˜ŽπŸ˜°πŸ˜¨πŸ˜±πŸ˜‡πŸ€’πŸ™ƒπŸ˜ͺπŸ˜πŸ˜΅πŸ˜ŽπŸ˜‘πŸ˜žπŸ˜©πŸ˜πŸ˜©. Hey, I just found a new way to be an azzhole.....looked at dat dees tings. Anchor?.....They weigh a thousand pounds apiece. I can't even lift one corner. .....OK, is what I'll do is when we have bad winds, I'll lay my pecker on t...
by Sixgun
Tue Apr 16, 2019 9:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: N Frame
Replies: 42
Views: 783

Re: N Frame

marlinman93 wrote: ↑
Tue Apr 16, 2019 8:15 am
Is it just me, or does anyone else not see sixguns' images? All I see is a blue box with "Image not found or was removed" inside the box?
Gone Marlinman....I have a time limit on them....they automatically delete
by Sixgun
Mon Apr 15, 2019 9:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1892 Winchester tang bolts
Replies: 13
Views: 262

Re: 1892 Winchester tang bolts

Tom..it comes down to this...get a 12-28 tap....and a die ...you will need it again in the future........and run it through...if it looks like there's enough meat to grab the screw, your in business. If not, your going to have to go up to a preferable 1/4 x 28 and probably will have to make the scre...
by Sixgun
Mon Apr 15, 2019 9:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3566
Views: 56903

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Gunny...yes...I'm going to run them together with the roof peaks in line......it's going to look like a 12x28. The peak of the house and the pavilions will be parallel. The patio is 15 x 32 so just the area where we walk out of the house is going to be open....dunno...we may cover that area and leav...
by Sixgun
Mon Apr 15, 2019 6:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3566
Views: 56903

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Well....one thing nice about getting semi old is that you don't have to worry about saving money anymore. You figure you just buy what you want...in reason....and hope you live another day or so. :D So.....me and mom cruise 2 miles down the road to Costco.....I LOVE that place.....and we were lookin...
by Sixgun
Mon Apr 15, 2019 5:54 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Ways to fix the border....
Replies: 9
Views: 196

Re: Ways to fix the border....

I say we have the Germans make us 50,000 "bouncing Betty's".....then put them to use.--6 With the side advantage if they don't kill the survivors won't breed. Ha! I like that. Have you guys noticed the attitude most of we Americans have? A couple of years ago I don't believe any of us would have th...
by Sixgun
Mon Apr 15, 2019 12:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3566
Views: 56903

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Oh shyt...where do I start? Got up late..again.......nothing on the scope mount Gunny......the smith told me two weeks to a month and it's soon coming to a month. I don't pester those guy because if you do, they will take 6 months. The following is how I operate and I have done this a half dozen tim...
by Sixgun
Mon Apr 15, 2019 11:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Doing my part
Replies: 17
Views: 403

Re: Doing my part

That's a nice picture Bill........the foxes face almost looks fat.....damm! they are pretty animals). I hope I don't sound too liberal with that)---6
by Sixgun
Mon Apr 15, 2019 11:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1892 Winchester tang bolts
Replies: 13
Views: 262

Re: 1892 Winchester tang bolts

Another thing is to try screwing it in from underneath....sometimes people only bugger the threads up half to 3/4 way down.
by Sixgun
Mon Apr 15, 2019 12:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3566
Views: 56903

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Jay...that's a tough one on your buddy...51....he could be here today and gone tomorrow..... Yep...me and mom too.......stay to ourselves mostly...she does have her family next door but other than them, it's just us and the Atglen gunclub! Well, it's 1 am...gotta get up early tomorrow...hopefully by...
by Sixgun
Sun Apr 14, 2019 11:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Doing my part
Replies: 17
Views: 403

Re: Doing my part

If there's a problem with critters on trash day, put a splash of household ammonia in the bag or bin. The critters bite through and get a snoot full of NH3, and quit it. The ammonia breaks down into hydro and evaporates, and nitrogen which grow the plants. Fox for Nath.jpg Dang! Wish I would have k...
by Sixgun
Sun Apr 14, 2019 10:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Public Perception of 'Hunters'....
Replies: 13
Views: 334

Re: The Public Perception of 'Hunters'....

When you make your life public, be prepared. Society is slowly regressing back to how nature made them..uncivilized animals. The "dog eat dog" mentality that was prevalent in the sixties when I was a kid has turned into an all out war to see who gets the most and will legally kill you with lawyers t...
by Sixgun
Sun Apr 14, 2019 9:20 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Ways to fix the border....
Replies: 9
Views: 196

Re: Ways to fix the border....

I say we have the Germans make us 50,000 "bouncing Betty's".....then put them to use.--6
by Sixgun
Sun Apr 14, 2019 9:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Public Perception of 'Hunters'....
Replies: 13
Views: 334

Re: The Public Perception of 'Hunters'....

Come on Doc.....there obviously was other issues going on with this babe.....do you remember when John Lennon was murdered and there was a rash of suicides immediately afterwards? ----6
by Sixgun
Sun Apr 14, 2019 8:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3566
Views: 56903

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Yea...Jay...the older I get the more disgusted I get with people....of course Jay..your one of the best....I wouldnt waste my time writing to a low life. I truly wished you and a few others here lived closer to each other. There's an individual in the family who had a personal disaster a few years b...
by Sixgun
Sun Apr 14, 2019 8:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1892 Winchester tang bolts
Replies: 13
Views: 262

Re: 1892 Winchester tang bolts

earlmck wrote: ↑
Sun Apr 14, 2019 6:42 pm
Should use the same screw. 12-28 by about 1.8 or so.
Earl hit it right Tommy......I keep a couple of dozen laying around....even have a tap and die......if the threads are buggered up most hardware stores carry that size. ----6
by Sixgun
Sun Apr 14, 2019 2:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3566
Views: 56903

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Yeah. This is kind of strange, Twilight Zone kinda place. They way I look at it, it keeps our "crazy" from spilling over into too much of the rest of the forum. We haven't been locked out or banned yet........ :D So.......There's that. :D Right! I like that thinking Jay.....(before I forget, don't ...
by Sixgun
Sat Apr 13, 2019 9:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New toy from 1900
Replies: 11
Views: 450

Re: New toy from 1900

That gun looks like another example of "someone who was bored on a Sunday afternoon". By that I mean it looks "clean" and not all pitted/beat up. The grips are honestly worn with no dents, cracks, etc and I'm sure the rest of the gun was the same way....used and not abused. I'd strip that gun down t...
by Sixgun
Sat Apr 13, 2019 9:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need more room perhaps !
Replies: 13
Views: 275

Re: Need more room perhaps !

Looks pretty good to me...a few places can use a little attention to detail....at least the table top is nice and organized.---6
by Sixgun
Sat Apr 13, 2019 9:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3566
Views: 56903

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Pitchy wrote: ↑
Wed Feb 20, 2019 4:30 pm
Final post, i`m done in this thread and will not reply any more.
I can only take so much.
Hey ole pal...whatcha doin'? You startin' to like us again?

Ya see.....now, click your heels together.....three times....and repeat after me..."there's no place like home". :D ----6
by Sixgun
Sat Apr 13, 2019 8:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: N Frame
Replies: 42
Views: 783

Re: N Frame

I've always wanted a 4" N-Frame. I really like that one. As Six would say......"Can I have it?" :D Jay......I've known that you wanted a 4" N-frame so bad you would steal one if the chance ever came. That's why I buried this 4" 1950 Target under a ton of stone while you were here. Ha! John Taffin t...
by Sixgun
Sat Apr 13, 2019 2:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3566
Views: 56903

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Well....back from the gunclub....finished as expected.....the pre war 39 for small bore and the 1894 Marlin 44-40 for pistol caliber......eeehhhh......nothing great...nothing bad......had a LOT of laughs. This guy was telling me about his hunting trip last year in Africa.........different culture do...
by Sixgun
Fri Apr 12, 2019 11:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3566
Views: 56903

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Bring Ben's....go home with like new Zipper.
by Sixgun
Fri Apr 12, 2019 11:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3566
Views: 56903

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Naaaaa......ain't gonna happen tomorrow Gunny.....on the "win".....it's lever action silhouette day. I'm called "Sixgun", not "Levergun".... :D I'm sure I'll do OK and beat most guys.....but..but.......i dunno, i lost my confidence in off hand rifle shooting.....getting harder and harder to keep a s...
by Sixgun
Fri Apr 12, 2019 5:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3566
Views: 56903

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

'another day of nuttin'....got a match in the a.m....if I get up....-1
by Sixgun
Fri Apr 12, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hey Pitchy!
Replies: 15
Views: 216

Re: Hey Pitchy!

Well...if it makes you feel any better, I put my long Jays away..........t shirt weather lately......but that rain! Another inch tonight.... Pitchy....now you know why old people move to Arizona. Those northern states are for youngsters. Well...gotta go...nap time...got up at noon and it's now 4:30....
by Sixgun
Fri Apr 12, 2019 11:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1849 Pocket Navy "Magnum" conversion?
Replies: 10
Views: 454

Re: 1849 Pocket Navy "Magnum" conversion?

Just looking for more punch in a old style BP looking gun. The arbitrary bench mark is enough punch to put the lights out of a big bull beef with a shot in the forehead. I know a lot of them have been put away by the .22 LR out of a rifle. And looking for a good boost over .22 and maybe a couple ti...
by Sixgun
Thu Apr 11, 2019 11:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Iconic guns
Replies: 6
Views: 257

Re: Iconic guns

Fred,
I'll take the one about half way down page 70.---6
by Sixgun
Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Superman Jams a 1911....
Replies: 8
Views: 311

Re: Superman Jams a 1911....

Doc....don't remember that particular episode but I sure remember the "schools and guns" thing.....me and a couple of other guys used to small game hunt after school .....right down the road from the school...with the principle and the history teacher.....6
by Sixgun
Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Doing my part
Replies: 17
Views: 403

Re: Doing my part

Jim....I agree.......while I do things that the picture shows I also. (Bite my tongue)...recycle.......the township picks up every Wednesday......no separating.......glass, plastic, metal, magazines/newspaper...just throw it in the buckets and leave it at the end of the driveway. Now, I'll tell ya w...
by Sixgun
Thu Apr 11, 2019 9:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Doing my part
Replies: 17
Views: 403

Re: Doing my part

Hey Brother Jim! It looks like you and I were collaborating on "doing the right thing" today :D I have this tree that got knocked down in a storm a few years ago and I cut the trunk even with the ground. I'm not one to spend money on things I can do myself....like renting a trunk grinder.....(ya kno...
by Sixgun
Thu Apr 11, 2019 8:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ammo and 2 world's meeting
Replies: 18
Views: 711

Re: Ammo and 2 world's meeting

like old fanny green, just the way the light is shining on it..... Yea....your right Ray....I knew I had some of that Kynoch......just checked....three boxes...two are still factory sealed.....the one that was open showed the jacket to be similar to the old cupro-nickel from our early jacketed ammo...
by Sixgun
Thu Apr 11, 2019 6:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3566
Views: 56903

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Ha...ha...you working folk......guess what? I paid NO taxes in 2018.....I owe them nuttin'.... ......no taxes all year and no taxes at tax time....nuttin'..........the tax accountant told me I was "just under the threshold" from some law Trump put into effect! Ha..ha...I make the same money not work...
by Sixgun
Thu Apr 11, 2019 5:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ammo and 2 world's meeting
Replies: 18
Views: 711

Re: Ammo and 2 world's meeting

The box has "metal covered soft nosed bullet" on it. Maybe it's my eyes but the loaded cartridges look like cast bullets to me. Reloads?---6
by Sixgun
Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3566
Views: 56903

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

OK....what's happening? .....what you bros doin' tday? sheeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeettttt........nuttin' much.......well, in dat case I'll do my taxes tday. ----6
by Sixgun
Wed Apr 10, 2019 7:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: You might want to warn your kids ....
Replies: 11
Views: 436

Re: You might want to warn your kids ....

Oh man 1894c.....that's got to be a memory your gonna have for some time.--6
by Sixgun
Wed Apr 10, 2019 1:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3566
Views: 56903

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

I'm sorry Griff ....I always thought I drove more than an over-the-road cross country trucker. Shyt! You log more in a week than I do all year. And for real, I commend you for all your miles and still being here to bs. You have steel nerves bro....I get worked up going down the driveway.....in a lit...
by Sixgun
Wed Apr 10, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3566
Views: 56903

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Yea...I agree with Tom.......no doubt in my mind that the toys at the top of the bucket were hiding Matt's toys underneath....still with residue on em.....a few pube's still stuck on... :D Hey, on a realist note, just came back from the post office.....2/10's down the road......and the odometer look...
by Sixgun
Wed Apr 10, 2019 10:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fascinating stuff about COPPER....
Replies: 18
Views: 421

Re: Fascinating stuff about COPPER....

Just don't leave open windings powered up for too long! They wont take long to heat up, and eventually go up in smoke! Shyt! Forgot to say that Marlinman....thanks!.....yes....only plug in...do your businesss.....and unplug... Sure is a weird feeling when you stick the tool in there.....the magneti...
by Sixgun
Wed Apr 10, 2019 9:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3566
Views: 56903

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Gunny....you keep working! My nice fat check comes in in 5 days. Yea.....ain't easy being a Caucasian guy.......three match silhouette event on Saturday.....small bore in the a.m., then pistol caliber, followed by big bore after lunch. Think I'll use the model 61 Winchester, a 44-40 Marlin, and an '...
by Sixgun
Wed Apr 10, 2019 9:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1849 Pocket Navy "Magnum" conversion?
Replies: 10
Views: 454

Re: 1849 Pocket Navy "Magnum" conversion?

Why the 32 mag? The 32 Long would be perfect.......this is an original '62 Colt Police next to a Ruger Single Six .22.---6

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by Sixgun
Wed Apr 10, 2019 9:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ithaca 66
Replies: 16
Views: 419

Re: Ithaca 66

Funny thing Gamekeeper...I've seen a million of them but never owned one....don't have an answer for that as everything I've read and the people who talk about them all say they are great outdoor plinkers. Hey, come on over, I'll set ya up real good.....we can BS, shoot, then go out and find ya one....
by Sixgun
Wed Apr 10, 2019 9:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Leverguns in New Zealand!!!
Replies: 11
Views: 392

Re: Leverguns in New Zealand!!!

I'll tall ya what to do...the same thing here that Americans do....IGNORE IT......have twenty thousand guys show up at government headquarters with all your guns slung over your shoulders and tell them, "go ahead, arrest us". They can't enforce such a stupid law....it's bad enough they outlaw the se...