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by Sixgun
Tue Mar 19, 2019 4:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Hey...hey....it's only 2"........... .....................................................from the ground!
by Sixgun
Tue Mar 19, 2019 4:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dogs & CBD Oil
Replies: 8
Views: 59

Re: Dogs & CBD Oil

fordwannabe wrote:
Tue Mar 19, 2019 4:20 pm
Yeah I am old too. Not as dam old as you, but old enough to remember that song.
You were not even born when that song came out. IIRC it was around '65 or so....you semi old fart... :D
by Sixgun
Tue Mar 19, 2019 4:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dogs & CBD Oil
Replies: 8
Views: 59

Re: Dogs & CBD Oil

You've got to admire those Yorkies tough as old boots despite their size. Nice job six... :D Gamekeeper...I know I told you before I always admired the strength and determination of the English...giving Adolf a good whoopin' ......seems you guys breed your dogs the same way....Yorkies are nasty lit...
by Sixgun
Tue Mar 19, 2019 4:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dogs & CBD Oil
Replies: 8
Views: 59

Re: Dogs & CBD Oil

fordwannabe wrote:
Tue Mar 19, 2019 4:00 pm
What it’s all about...Alfie.
Funny thing...not many people remember that song......when we got the dog his name was Albie.....I remembered the song and changed it to Alfie...dog never did notice the change. :D
by Sixgun
Tue Mar 19, 2019 12:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dogs & CBD Oil
Replies: 8
Views: 59

Dogs & CBD Oil

Having upwards of 30 dogs in our lifetime, we have seen it all.....or at least we thought we did..... I want to to meet "Alfie", our 15 year old Yorkie.......(excuse his "looks", he is a bit ungroomed at the moment :D ) Back in December Alfie started to stumble and falling down. His issue progressed...
by Sixgun
Tue Mar 19, 2019 10:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Yorkies and shih tzu's don't shed......they have people hair.....although their pubic hair falls out...I find little coarse curly hairs all over the place...mmmmmm......maybe they're mine...I should start wearing clothes around the house. Probably a little safer too...every time I go down the baseme...
by Sixgun
Tue Mar 19, 2019 9:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who makes these AR15 accessories?
Replies: 7
Views: 81

Re: Who makes these AR15 accessories?

GunnyMack wrote:
Tue Mar 19, 2019 7:58 am
AR mags are a dime a dozen, easy to find and cheap enough. Just buy Magpul and you'll be happy.
Yep! and if you buy metal, make dang sure the bottom of the mag says, "Colt". Those mags do look like mag pul....maybe it's a variation.---6
by Sixgun
Mon Mar 18, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Gunny...great idea!......we have lots of nests around here and when one is blown on the ground I get a laugh looking at the materials......horse hair......pieces of baling twine..red, blue, etc. ...in fact, I have a nest downstairs...I'll go take a pic.... Lots of horse hair in there..... https://i....
by Sixgun
Mon Mar 18, 2019 1:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For those locked into a bear hug with depression
Replies: 17
Views: 441

Re: For those locked into a bear hug with depression

:wink: Usually...A patient cured is a customer lost. Ha! Hey Blaine...remember the post I had about Meniers disease? Eliminating salt down to 1200 mg a day brought my BP down to 110/65....good bye blood pressure meds.........put my Meniers in remission......good bye meclizine, good bye klonopin...(...
by Sixgun
Mon Mar 18, 2019 11:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Up early today..bout 10.....ya know Master Gunny......I'd like to see a brass magnet. One day, after I buy the farm.....the next owner around here is going to have a field day with a metal detector......I've lost more brass out in the yard that I'm surprised the grass has anywhere to grow..... can't...
by Sixgun
Mon Mar 18, 2019 11:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: One rifle, one pistol
Replies: 94
Views: 1299

Re: One rifle, one pistol

OK...OK...I'll relent......it's funny....the very first guns we ever buy are usually the best choices.....because when you have nothing, you don't want junk. Make sense?.....my very first handgun was a brass framed Ruger Blackhawk in .357 and my first rifle was a 94 Winchester Canadian centennial. I...
by Sixgun
Sun Mar 17, 2019 10:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Screenshot_2019-03-17-22-45-10-1.png Every few pages we need something about Garands (or campfires) or the FCC will get on us..... Good thinking Doc! Forgot 'bout dat! With AOC at the helm we all better be minding our "p's and q's". Hey! By the way, you still thinking about Garands? Send me up 30 B...
by Sixgun
Sun Mar 17, 2019 10:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: One rifle, one pistol
Replies: 94
Views: 1299

Re: One rifle, one pistol

What do you think 6, here is one approach, .357 and .45. Sure......your original question was "one rifle...one pistol" . That leads me to think "the life we are currently living", not some survival, desperado thingy. I've been around enough guns for enough time to know semi automatics are problemat...
by Sixgun
Sun Mar 17, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Turtleman..if I spent the time crimping case mouths on brass I'm trashing id need some kind of a electric automatic case mouth crusher...if something like that exists. I just wing em in a five gallon bucket. One time about 10 years ago I had ten full buckets (about 30 years worth of saving) of brass...
by Sixgun
Sun Mar 17, 2019 3:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kim Kardashian is now a LEVERGUNNER...!
Replies: 11
Views: 299

Re: Kim Kardashian is now a LEVERGUNNER...!

Blaine....I respect your opinion ............. funny thing, it's the opposite for me......I do feel optimististic on the importance of our 2nd......AND semi automatics......I'm seeing waaaayyy more new shooters as in past decades. The NRA has been getting the truth out to the regular public in a pos...
by Sixgun
Sun Mar 17, 2019 2:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Hey Jay......did Jeep do away with the JK? What's this shyt...JL?---6
by Sixgun
Sun Mar 17, 2019 2:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Thanks! Yeah they are GREAT when they are someone else's! Wow! You could not have said that any better! Too much aggravation for me..and my kids turned out to be great productive tax paying citizens. On to fun.......Jay....thank your boy for me! I'm proud of him...with me, it was the other way arou...
by Sixgun
Sun Mar 17, 2019 2:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kim Kardashian is now a LEVERGUNNER...!
Replies: 11
Views: 299

Re: Kim Kardashian is now a LEVERGUNNER...!

Someone who knows guns ought to school her.....just as much damage can be done with grandpa's model 12 Winchester with number 4 buck and a pair of great great great grandpa's Henry's. With that on the agenda, people can emulate the ragheads mo and just use a truck on fifth ave. Remember that cat in ...
by Sixgun
Sat Mar 16, 2019 11:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Bronco.
Replies: 4
Views: 46

Re: Happy Birthday Bronco.

OK....I like this guy.....he be cool, this Bronco dude.---6
by Sixgun
Sat Mar 16, 2019 11:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Griff wrote:
Sat Mar 16, 2019 11:08 pm
gamekeeper wrote:
Sat Mar 16, 2019 7:31 am
CONGRATULATIONS Gunny, she's a cutie.... :D
+1!!
And you guys are cuties too! :wink:
by Sixgun
Sat Mar 16, 2019 10:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

What's this stuff I found in the basement warehouse?---6

Is that...is that...6,000 empty .223 brass and another 4,000 brass?

I load 223 one time and scrap yard it...well, the pressures I use I don't have much of a choice.

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by Sixgun
Sat Mar 16, 2019 5:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Gunny...you know yourself......when the government designs a cartridge....well, ...it don't get no better......I've heard this before and I have also personally picked it out......look at the 50 BMG.......set it next to a 30-06.....set a.223 next to the others.....son..father...grandfather...they al...
by Sixgun
Sat Mar 16, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Commercial R-P once fired.....getting low.......down to about 4,000 and about 6,000 Lake City...(made by Federal)--6
by Sixgun
Sat Mar 16, 2019 4:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

CONGRATULATIONS GUNNY. I see a pink Cricket rifle in your future. On another note but kinda related an a weird way, Ruger is going in for a life altering meeting with the vet tomorrow at 0830. Sorry buddy. Hey bud.....be CAREFUL on the decision you make...I know for 100% that vets base their decisi...
by Sixgun
Fri Mar 15, 2019 9:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Wow! $3200! I paid four for my 6" nickel...but that was in '78. Pulled the bullets on 172 rds of .223......piece of cake with a press mounted bullet puller.........saved the components and reloaded the same brass with the same powder, the same primer..(never decapped em) but used 55 grainers for pla...
by Sixgun
Fri Mar 15, 2019 9:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Ruger Beatcat Special
Replies: 11
Views: 302

Re: New Ruger Beatcat Special

Funny thing....I've owned dozens of single action Rugers...and one Bearcat...was a NIB Super Bearcat.... did not even have the desire to shoot it.....down the road it went, still unfired.. Can't think of a use for one...reminds me of one of those useless NA guns you use as a belt buckle.....but that...
by Sixgun
Fri Mar 15, 2019 11:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

You guys go scratch your azz! I slept 11 hours. Yea.....everything has to be "right" for a deep restful sleep..... :D Gunny..........that's what I learned from Paco Kelly "back in the day".....you load until you experience pressure signs and then back off a grain.....the difference between him and m...
by Sixgun
Thu Mar 14, 2019 10:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Popped out the bolt and at first look, it looked like it was destroyed...the bolt face.....looked etched real bad......took a small wire brush with some 2+2 and scrubbed.......it was just a circular mark with no cutting......looked at my other AR's and they all have that same circle around the firin...
by Sixgun
Thu Mar 14, 2019 9:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Gotta check the bolt....now that you reminded me I won't be able to sleep until I know.....either way, I have a new complete bolt and carrier off to the side....shyt!---6
by Sixgun
Thu Mar 14, 2019 7:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 1873 Case Hardening Question
Replies: 24
Views: 399

Re: Winchester 1873 Case Hardening Question

Who cares how it's done.....I figure it's easier to pay someone and I'll enjoy it.---6 Turnbull work on the takedown Marlin https://i.postimg.cc/ydPHBhWY/IMG-5457.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/RZk9TVj9/IMG-5458.jpg Factory original model 39 Marlin from 1941 https://i.postimg.cc/k49mkYJp/IMG-5461.jpg http...
by Sixgun
Thu Mar 14, 2019 6:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Tom....bring over 50 Ben's and I'll throw in the $600 Lyman. Now, on to business....NOPE....ain't gonna win nuttin'.....I'll be happy to come in the last quarter of shooters. So....I go to the club..26 miles.....break out the Colt 6940.....rip off a dozen regular rounds to foul it up.....then start ...
by Sixgun
Wed Mar 13, 2019 5:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Griff!! you there? Just saw a tractor trailer in Texas doing a sideways acrobat and then tumble down from the winds....it looked like the Black 🌹 Rose. Cowboy coffee? If you guys knew how much of that we have had here you'd call me a hillbilly elite. A few years ago my wife was at an auction and bo...
by Sixgun
Wed Mar 13, 2019 3:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Well looky there! Another bag of the world's BEST coffee in the mailbox!! Mmmm good -Black Rifle Coffee GUNSHIP . "One Way Gunny"......that's your new name.....One Way.......you must have a camera in my house...I was aggravated earlier because I could not find any caffeinated coffee for our "one cu...
by Sixgun
Wed Mar 13, 2019 11:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: One rifle, one pistol
Replies: 94
Views: 1299

Re: One rifle, one pistol

Yea Wm......our decisions do change..........it's easy to see (no condescending) the guys who "know guns" as opposed to the ones who think they know guns. At one time, in my 20's I would have said, "a 5 screw Smith and Wesson Model 29 with an 8 and 3/8ths barrel and a pre lightweight deluxe "1886 in...
by Sixgun
Wed Mar 13, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 1873 Case Hardening Question
Replies: 24
Views: 399

Re: Winchester 1873 Case Hardening Question

Your welcome Rube.......during my lifetime of collecting........I worked with my hands so I had to watch my expenditures.......always upgrading to what I really wanted and for the most part, I'm here...satisfied......but it was a LOT of work, attending weekly auctions, estate sales, etc.all the time...
by Sixgun
Wed Mar 13, 2019 10:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 1873 Case Hardening Question
Replies: 24
Views: 399

Re: Winchester 1873 Case Hardening Question

Rube.....think like this....you only live once........why settle for chemical case colored blue when you can have the real deal? The "Master" GunnyMack is right.....the coloring is a"by product" of the more intensive process done by bone and charcoal. If I wanted a '73 with the beautiful colors I wo...
by Sixgun
Wed Mar 13, 2019 10:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

At first glance I thought that woman was AOC... So no I'm not going to comment. Six by 9:30 am I'm ready for my morning nap! :lol: Huh? Did you say something? So do you need hearing aids or are you just making use of selective hearing that most married men have? Hi Gunny.......yep....I always like ...
by Sixgun
Tue Mar 12, 2019 9:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: One rifle, one pistol
Replies: 94
Views: 1299

Re: One rifle, one pistol

Remington model 700 in .308

Ruger single action Blackhawk .357

Simplicity and longevity at it finest and with reloading can make them work from mice to grizz.-----6
by Sixgun
Tue Mar 12, 2019 9:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

OS...the only thing I could put musturd on is that black haired gal. I tell ya....with her it would be so hard the cat couldn't scratch it... Hey Griff...what's a computer? Everyday, since retirement I find my life getting simpler and more simpler...... Screw all this shyt...don't need it anymore......
by Sixgun
Tue Mar 12, 2019 1:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Hi.....yea....go ahead.....make my day.........


---6
by Sixgun
Mon Mar 11, 2019 11:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gun Show Find Winchester Low Wall 22 Long
Replies: 40
Views: 1110

Re: Gun Show Find Winchester Low Wall 22 Long

Ain't that somethin! Does the die also work with long rifles? That 73 of yours looks to have plenty of condition......will it take high velocity ammo? ....yea, weird question ...big rifle with a puny cartridge but as you know the early pre HS Marlins 39's would crack the bolt with high vel ammo. Cou...
by Sixgun
Mon Mar 11, 2019 9:47 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Our only-two-party system sucks....
Replies: 20
Views: 468

Re: Our only-two-party system sucks....

The tea party and green new deal socialists and big "L" libertarians finally come together in a spirit of bipartisanship. little-rascals.jpg Hey look! Ain't that Chris Cristie in the middle holding hands with Obama and Romney, with the beast on the end, next to AOC with Dan Quayle on the left.........
by Sixgun
Mon Mar 11, 2019 9:39 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Our only-two-party system sucks....
Replies: 20
Views: 468

Re: Our only-two-party system sucks....

Well said Doc.....you de mun!---6 Trump only delayed the inevitable socialistic finality and ruin that this world is coming to. Steven Hawking, the cat with the world's strongest neck muscles said it right, right before he died....we have but a hundred years left. .....at most...probably closer to f...
by Sixgun
Mon Mar 11, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sure wish they would stop the madness
Replies: 26
Views: 633

Re: Sure wish they would stop the madness

I waked into Home Depot last night at 5:55.....they close at 7.....I'm just waltzing around picking up a few unneeded items when a worker asked me to please go to the register as they were closing....."closing" I said, "aren't you open till 7?". He said, "sir, it is 7". Yea, talking about feeling It...
by Sixgun
Mon Mar 11, 2019 4:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Mmmmmm...getting exciting talking about these DeWalt batteries. Shyt! Never thought about the 12 volt batteries...I have a few of them laying around..small ones and car batteries.....got plenty of wire and alligator clips..... Well, I got up today with the phone ringing crazy.....must have used the ...
by Sixgun
Mon Mar 11, 2019 4:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gun Show Find Winchester Low Wall 22 Long
Replies: 40
Views: 1110

Re: Gun Show Find Winchester Low Wall 22 Long

That Marbles front and rear sight looks like it was put there when the rifle was made! I too, like the Sheard front sight having them on at least a dozen of my shooters. I like the fine bead ones like yours....well, I really can't remember seeing any of big beaded Sheards. One of the best, if not th...
by Sixgun
Mon Mar 11, 2019 12:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Beat up B92 advice
Replies: 21
Views: 569

Re: Beat up B92 advice

I'm reasonably sure that Six is referring to google.. Thank Pete.....can you imigine when you and I were youngsters and we needed to learn something ....and having GOOGLE???!!! Shyt, we couldn't even afford books....we had a set of encyclopedias from 1958 and my dad used to say, "you don't need the...
by Sixgun
Sun Mar 10, 2019 6:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Beat up B92 advice
Replies: 21
Views: 569

Re: Beat up B92 advice

Doesn't anybody know that how to type in "certain gun for sale" and hit the search button? :D ---6
by Sixgun
Sun Mar 10, 2019 5:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Yea Turtleman...the early rechargeables were not worth a rats azz so I stopped using them years ago...but this new breed of rechargeables are great. As you know, most smaller tools with cords are a thing of the past and most everything uses batteries nowadays. Now...if I could figure out a way to re...
by Sixgun
Sun Mar 10, 2019 4:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Hey...you guys ever try recharging regular batteries , alkaline or regular? I have this charger for doing rechargeable bat 🦇 teries and I've been playing with batteries that you are not supposed to recharge. I also have this battery tester....a good one....and I'm getting full charges after about a ...