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by Sixgun
Fri Jul 23, 2021 11:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 86 barrel dovetails
Replies: 4
Views: 92

Re: 86 barrel dovetailst

No, it's not a carefully guarded secret. Virtually no one knows the exact measurements unless it's common like barrel lengths, dovetail slots (3/8' this) etc. Go look at your book....there's LOTS of measurements in there. There's really no need to know these things unless your a manufacturer or a hi...
by Sixgun
Fri Jul 23, 2021 10:23 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Just reminiscing on the glory days of small game hunting......20 year old kid walking the cool fall woods of Oxford, Pa with my 1892 in 32-20, popping squirrels out of the upper reaches of tall oaks and rarely missing.....3 gr. of Bullseye and a 115 Lyman....quiet....back to the old pick up truck an...
by Sixgun
Fri Jul 23, 2021 6:52 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Ain't that somethin'! I have not seen a rabbit in eons......the protection of the predators sure has changed the wildlife......when we were kids and young adults you didn't see hawks or foxes.......but loads of pheasants and rabbits.....small game hunting was HUGE in the sixties and as normal, I was...
by Sixgun
Fri Jul 23, 2021 2:27 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Dang Jay.....never looked at it that way........a government windfall turning into expected money.....black farmers and black business owners get lots of loot whether they need it or not......of course, in my lifetime, I've never seen a black farmer but if you count growing weed in the alley as bein...
by Sixgun
Fri Jul 23, 2021 12:54 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Yes.....thank you my fine friends.......this is why we have our own personal thread that's open to everyone.......you know your in good company and it's the same as sitting around the campfire with a bottle of Jack being passed around after eating a huge bowl of baked beans and deer jerky with some ...
by Sixgun
Fri Jul 23, 2021 12:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 86 barrel dovetails
Replies: 4
Views: 92

Re: 86 barrel dovetails

You will be an expert after reading this.....and you know the information will be correct.....could you imagine setting your milling machine to cut a dovetail that's .030 over normal?--------006
by Sixgun
Fri Jul 23, 2021 11:10 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

hey! Go look at the top of page 41, second post down.........I won a fishing trip! Well, close, had some TCB'ing down in El Segundo with F.G.S. I'm O+ and that's why I never get sick. Plus I eat right and stay active, not like some slug who lives across the street from "Bill's Grease Pit.".........a...
by Sixgun
Sun Jul 18, 2021 5:04 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

The problem with having "stuff" means endless maintenance and parts switching.....in my next life it's going to be a 2 room log cabin in the woods with a couple of Ruger single actions, a model 61 Winchester and a late 1930''s 94 carbine......
by Sixgun
Sun Jul 18, 2021 1:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Today I Start Chapter 31 of The Book Of The .44 Caliber
Replies: 7
Views: 149

Re: Today I Start Chapter 31 of The Book Of The .44 Caliber

Those things don't matter anymore Jim.....material items are just that, material items, stuff, old news,....heck, if he wants another 1950 target, I got plenty more he can have....
by Sixgun
Sun Jul 18, 2021 12:05 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

That's quite a piece of meat you have there.......mom says "quality" .....but you are a man of quality....I remember the bros at work with a pork chop sandwich.....the meat was the size of a silver dollar with 3" of fat all the way around it......they would chew it all down and spit out part of the ...
by Sixgun
Sun Jul 18, 2021 12:01 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Congratulations again Fred......I've been told that before......... As a teenager I was a hobbyist golfer.....we used to hang out at the driving range and do odd jobs and the owner would give us a bucket of balls to hit and a free soda. IIRC, it was a big deal to drive one over the first green which...
by Sixgun
Sun Jul 18, 2021 11:28 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Go outside to feed the cats and the house starts to shake.....that old ww2 plane circles my house at a couple of hundred feet and lays into it when pulling away.......I waved ...don't know if he saw me but it seems he knows I like it.....it's real shiny aluminum. I'll be ready next time....I'll get ...
by Sixgun
Sun Jul 18, 2021 11:11 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Hey! Congratulations Freddy!!! THAT is saying something! Believe that ball should be put in glass and autographed by the witnesses, probably all Playboy playmates.....hey you slammed down a few beers after that......how far was the shot? Looks like a 7 iron and a putter....110 yards? Yea Gunny...her...
by Sixgun
Sun Jul 18, 2021 10:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Today I Start Chapter 31 of The Book Of The .44 Caliber
Replies: 7
Views: 149

Re: Today I Start Chapter 31 of The Book Of The .44 Caliber

That's inspiration Jim....glad to hear that for as we age, we tend to "shut off", figuring we know enough and anymore is just clutter, even though we know there is more to learn....I'm like that, taking the easy way out......fooled with everything in detail except shotguns and modern semi autos hand...
by Sixgun
Sat Jul 17, 2021 8:59 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Wow Gunny......you are filthy rich! I want to be your pal.....$92 for 2 pounds of powder? Whenever you are ready come on over and we will make a powder run up to Shyda's gun shop........Shydas and Pennsylvanias biggest distributor in all things guns and reloading are near each other and may be joint...
by Sixgun
Sat Jul 17, 2021 5:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 32-40 smokeless load assistance
Replies: 6
Views: 186

Re: 32-40 smokeless load assistance

Your welcome.......
by Sixgun
Sat Jul 17, 2021 3:56 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Not a drop here but it's getting dark..........

Still too hot and humid to do anything outside....

Maybe clean up the gun room.....I walked in it today and it's dark until I hit the secret switch......tripped over 3 Colt first gens and a mess of old 1886's....j.u.n.k.
by Sixgun
Sat Jul 17, 2021 11:57 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

You ain't flipping this saw on its side. I have to hook up the chain hoist to lift it so I can better center it on its dolly.....my heavy equipment is on dollys as garage space is limited. It's got to be 500 pounds. Even on a dolly, it don't move when I'm ripping long boards.... (Just looked...shipp...
by Sixgun
Fri Jul 16, 2021 10:26 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

83? Ain't seen that in two weeks. Popped the motor out tonight.....BIG job... :D ....2 bolts....3 wires....3 v belts.....about 10 minutes......then an hour to give the entire cabinet a thorough blow out. Motor is pretty heavy....probably 60 pounds...........I was ready to bunk the whole motor deal a...
by Sixgun
Fri Jul 16, 2021 3:36 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Ahhhhh.....w.t.h....Gunny......just put some masking tape on it and paint to match....... When you get old, you tend to live in the past and go by experiences and the masking tape brings up a memory....the year was 1969.....I was over my friends house in our neighborhood......his dad was a South Pac...
by Sixgun
Fri Jul 16, 2021 12:53 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incor

Ha...ha...ha......IM the only one allowed to b.b. here :D yea..the motor is toast....started it up yesterday when it was cool and 30 seconds later she started smokin' and blew the 220 breaker.....found a place in Kennet Square that rebuilds them......the motor new is around $450-$500. Well, Jay is b...
by Sixgun
Thu Jul 15, 2021 4:04 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

No, it would not be a good place to retire to...at least for me it wouldn't.....most all materials need to be shipped in and it's pricey.....too much of that wet chilly air would go right through the old bones....winters are long and every other person is an alky. The huntin' sure is good though.---00
by Sixgun
Thu Jul 15, 2021 3:55 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Sure seems short don't it? Blink of an eye and it's time to head out.....but to be resumed when ya get back home. Everyone sure looks happy and content.....the problem with modern society/technology is that it's very easy to live about anywhere and families drift apart......near everyone I ever knew...
by Sixgun
Thu Jul 15, 2021 12:14 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Yea...thinking back I must have walked in the woods when I was two and still am there......... This is what quality is....once you get familiar with quality, you won't give junk or rebuilt good stuff a second look. Then it becomes just a tool instead of a masterpiece. Beer can accurate to 300 meters...
by Sixgun
Thu Jul 15, 2021 12:06 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Hot Gunny.....after only a few minutes of running..... Hot outside too. Think I'll stay lost...less aggravation....never was very worldly......I have been accused of being "sheltered" many times. My sinuses have been stuffed up since I was about 8 years old. My nose has been broke a few times...yea....
by Sixgun
Wed Jul 14, 2021 11:16 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Fred....I'm lost...spent a lot of time today in the heat...for real.....I'm burnt.

What are you talking about......what's worse?---00
by Sixgun
Wed Jul 14, 2021 7:15 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Yea Gunny...the casing is hot but what throws me off is the near sudden stoppage of the blade which usually denotes bad bearings.......yea, I blew it out pretty good......I'm going to find a motor rebuilder and have it done.......was looking on the Grizzley website and the one I have is $2700...ouch...
by Sixgun
Wed Jul 14, 2021 3:05 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Oh Master Gunny....... A.) 3 h.p.Grizzly table saw...220 volts B.) after running for about 2 minutes, it shuts off. C.) wait 5 minutes and it turns back on. D.) repeat of "B" Lately, before this, after shutting it off the blade comes to a semi abrupt halt in a few seconds and not rotating for 15 sec...
by Sixgun
Wed Jul 14, 2021 2:54 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Oh Lordy....Greeks and Italians......ask her if she wants to join my harem.....tell her I'll buy her her own golf course and you can caddy for us.....at every hole there will be a ice chest full of Coors....you in? Dang Fred.....can't even hardly breathe out there......cut two boards on the table sa...
by Sixgun
Wed Jul 14, 2021 12:39 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

One of the biggest issues with getting old is wisdom.....it's works for the better most of the time but sometimes it's works against you.......now, take that pic of the gal holding holding the pole for Fred.......she looks nice...I've always been attracted to dark haired girls...they are wild...not ...
by Sixgun
Tue Jul 13, 2021 9:35 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

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I have no intention of adopting their terms.......I'm am separating myself from society......it's a lost cause....a million of those little short people made it over the border in the last six months and it's a good guess their combined IQ is about 14....they are all in need and have little to offer...
by Sixgun
Tue Jul 13, 2021 8:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New to me Winchester
Replies: 8
Views: 296

Re: New to me Winchester

Seems like yesterday those later commemoratives were being sold.....44 years ago......I used to buy the special ammo that came with them as I didn't have two pennies to rub together in those days to get the guns....006


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by Sixgun
Sun Jul 11, 2021 7:01 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Fred, You could not be more right......the only thing we could do for the last 245 years is vote......and now that has been taken away from us....at least on a National level. I never thought it could happen but the left is winning......state by state, county by county, town by town.....we will all ...
by Sixgun
Sun Jul 11, 2021 4:04 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Well, it won't be much longer here in Pa either before we are outvoted....we have been riding the fence for some time.......the whole state is conservative but the numbers are fast rising in Philly and Pittsburg for the parasites of society. The area where I live used to be 90/10% in favor of conser...
by Sixgun
Sun Jul 11, 2021 1:06 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Ha! Here's my reply Captain Fredrick! ........and Master Gunny...you need to pay attention to this also as N.J. is on the heels of Cali.in making bright decisions. :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D ---00 https://www.foxnews.com/media/cnn-touts-innovative-and-interesting-california-citys-proposed-g...
by Sixgun
Sun Jul 11, 2021 11:25 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Got up early to see Jay wasn't eaten by a brown bear....yet......... Inner cities don't count as the USA...if those animals don't care about their own lives why should the rest of us? I believe I'm speaking for the majority of Americans, black or white. Go ask the golf pro and his two buddies who we...
by Sixgun
Sat Jul 10, 2021 12:50 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Yea...me too....I'll dig a ditch from here to China but no painting for me...unless it's fun stuff with spray pant.....I paint the wheelbarrow twice a year..... No rain here either.....screw the "news"........I get a better forecast on how my bones feel....... I got a jungle out there...6 days since...
by Sixgun
Fri Jul 09, 2021 9:12 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Yea...I bet that musk ox coat would hold 6 Colts and 4 Winchesters.......maybe it would hold that 35 Winchester.....take it down half on either side.....keep it for awhile then sell it back. Looks like a great time is being had by all....good for you...it's sweaty, hot, humid, just plain nasty here....
by Sixgun
Fri Jul 09, 2021 2:24 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

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That sure is a classy hotel......did you see the name of it?....the "No Tell Hotel". Can you imagine the stuff hotel maids find in the trash cans?

No rain or storms yet......but I hear they are coming........
by Sixgun
Fri Jul 09, 2021 12:00 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

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Well Gunny...guess that made your tinkle stand up.....You bet those waders saved yo butt......guy a few doors down got smoked to a crisp about 10 years ago....started to rain and he didn't want his John Deere tractor to get wet and on the way to the barn...boom! Crispy critter barbecued.....or so I ...
by Sixgun
Fri Jul 09, 2021 11:37 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

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Hey Jay...you guys look GREAT!.....everyone has a smile which is always a good thing......neato stuff and not much liberalism except their senator who masquerades as a Rep..... The fist pic...a musk ox (I think)......bust that baby out of the glass and make a coat out of it then get that 64 Deluxe!!...
by Sixgun
Thu Jul 08, 2021 9:50 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

I too like thunder and heavy rain.... You were hit by lightning? Was it an 1877 Colt or the 1884 pump version? For real? I went out yesterday to Costco and dumped another 2 on motion detector spotlights....put one in today to add to the four I already have in front of the garage......right at the ve...
by Sixgun
Thu Jul 08, 2021 5:22 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

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For a park ranger??!! Wow! I'm misinformed and living in 1950. For all that it must pay good.....not to be a bummer but if they want someone that qualified, they probably want a 25-30 year old......that's how they are now, a person they can "mould " into the modern way of thinking. Park Ranger book ...
by Sixgun
Thu Jul 08, 2021 2:30 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

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Gunny, We USED to be pals....that all ended when I asked you if I could have your new Perazzi, 2 chainsaws, your Ranger, two huntin' dogs and use your house for a BLM meeting...but nnnooooooooooooo. It wasn't as if I was asking you to donate a kidney! You know Gunny.....the world is full of M....f.....
by Sixgun
Thu Jul 08, 2021 12:30 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

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Yes....and the veins are large...and they are foreign pulsating veins near or south of the equator dripping with sweat.

Well....Jay's history for awhile and he was my last friend so I guess I'll go away too.
by Sixgun
Wed Jul 07, 2021 1:28 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

Re: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect

Hey Jay....and may you and your family have a great one. If your looking for investments to bring down your way, always keep your eye out for bear/wolf traps......never know......at some small hole in the wall junk dealer ya might just find one....any trap with the name Newhouse is worth money...you...
by Sixgun
Tue Jul 06, 2021 11:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Elmer Blows Up Another SAA
Replies: 48
Views: 891

Re: Elmer Blows Up Another SAA

I think the first pic is misleading as Elmer sure was not 26 years old when that was taken.
by Sixgun
Tue Jul 06, 2021 9:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Elmer Blows Up Another SAA
Replies: 48
Views: 891

Re: Elmer Blows Up Another SAA

Keep in mind that during those times, thousands of black powder Colts were still in circulation.....Elmer didn't say what era his gun was from. As far as knowing guns, I know little compared to real experts with a mechanical engineering degree...I'm nothing more than a serious hobbyist.....I know vi...
by Sixgun
Tue Jul 06, 2021 9:05 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chairman of the.......politically incorrect
Replies: 2119
Views: 87677

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dunno Gunny......I think today was worse than yesterday.....more humid.......yesterday I was cutting the cattails with the pushmower, got halfway through, shut it off and left the mower right there. Walked outside today, felt the humidity and came back in......'posed to be worse tomorrow.....I'll le...
by Sixgun
Tue Jul 06, 2021 5:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Barrel flexion (in a Colt Monitor)
Replies: 11
Views: 237

Re: Barrel flexion (in a Colt Monitor)

Yes Jim...I know that ......on your observations with the Cutts...... the slow mo video is extremely exaggerated.....it's not going to flex an inch. Remember that thing Browning had on their rifles...BOSS...I still don't and never will understand it all as I've been to countless matches with some of...