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by Sixgun
Fri Feb 23, 2018 9:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Finally did it...a black gun
Replies: 14
Views: 180

Re: Finally did it...a black gun

You will be surprised at the accuracy ....these are not your older brothers AR Colt Sporters........stick 25 grains of either Rl-15, 4895, Varget, BL-C2, or any powder of that burn rate behind a 69 gr. Sierra BRHP MatchKing and you will bust clay birds on the bank up to 500 meters......easily.....a ...
by Sixgun
Fri Feb 23, 2018 5:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Time for some more pressure
Replies: 9
Views: 279

Re: Time for some more pressure

I put my eggs in one basket...The NRA .....I'm paid up to sometime in the 2030's and with the NRA competitive shooting and personal contributions I'm involved in, well, that's another couple of c notes. I spread the word amap.......and openly humiliate on fellow gun owners who are too cheap to belon...
by Sixgun
Thu Feb 22, 2018 5:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dermestid beetle use...?
Replies: 3
Views: 138

Re: Dermested beetle use...?

Doc, I may be too "old school" for items that you suggested but I've always taken the "poor mans route" instead of the guy who needs it done in 2 weeks. I've done lots of deer heads, fox skulls, and even several elk just by driving a spike about a foot long through the eye ball and into the bottom o...
by Sixgun
Thu Feb 22, 2018 4:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need input on the new Marlin 1895 SBL
Replies: 12
Views: 287

Re: Need input on the new Marlin 1895 SBL

Kirk, Pete 44 and O.S. said it perfectly. As for a shooter, I don't think any of them are bad but when we put the bucks out we also want it to be good looking with attention to detail.......you know, the way all antique guns looked with that nice metal to wood perfection. I'm in this game quite a bi...
by Sixgun
Wed Feb 21, 2018 11:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayers please
Replies: 51
Views: 833

Re: Prayers please

My man Lenn and I had a great conversation tonight. He is, in my opinion, doing great. Him and I have a lot in common...great guy to talk to. Stay well my friend.---6
by Sixgun
Tue Feb 20, 2018 12:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Small objective lens
Replies: 9
Views: 287

Re: Small objective lens

I hear ya Doc! But......I've also noticed that as we age, the small bores are more pleasant to shoot......after 40 years I rediscovered the ,22 rimfire and the 357...to hell with the 22 gr. of 2400 in he mighty 44.
by Sixgun
Mon Feb 19, 2018 10:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: EDC stuff
Replies: 12
Views: 454

Re: EDC stuff

Catshooter wrote:
Mon Feb 19, 2018 10:28 pm
Six,

You're not that far out of this century, at least you've got a Leatherman! :)Nice Colt.
Nice Glock toCat

Howdy Cat!!!! Missed ya buddy...where you been hiding? :D

Every time I look at this pile of old Lyman moulds I think of you....(gotta get off my azz to list this stuff)----6
by Sixgun
Mon Feb 19, 2018 10:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Graffs Black powder???
Replies: 11
Views: 313

Re: Graffs Black powder???

.45colt wrote:
Mon Feb 19, 2018 9:17 pm
Thank You Ray!!! You Da Man. :D .

I know I'm not contributing to the post.....I just like the way Mr. 45 Colt responded. :D

45 Colt.....YOU da man! Sheeeeeet bro....yous got some malt liquor?
by Sixgun
Mon Feb 19, 2018 12:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Small objective lens
Replies: 9
Views: 287

Re: Small objective lens

Yep...learn something new everyday! Pisgah just enlightened me on an issue I've been having. At one time and for many years...like 35 ...I used a high quality Bushnell spotting scope and I could see bullet holes in the paper out to 500 meters.....then about 5-7 years ago I noticed I could hardly see...
by Sixgun
Sun Feb 18, 2018 11:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Factory engraved Ballard
Replies: 24
Views: 381

Re: Factory engraved Ballard

Marlinman, It's cases like yours when everything goes right is what keeps us from getting disillusioned with our hobby. Like you said, most times nothing is easy...especially the first time. I can easily sense your excited with your venture. Good for you! There's just something special about a pre-1...
by Sixgun
Sun Feb 18, 2018 3:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rossi 1892 malfunction
Replies: 14
Views: 418

Re: Rossi 1892 malfunction

The '92, like the '86 has a split bolt face.....the ejector pushes in to meet the bolt face just at the very last part the of lifting the lever. If the ejector has a slightly bent arm, a broken or bent pin that holds it all together, or possibly a very tight fit with the ejector to the bolt face, or...
by Sixgun
Sat Feb 17, 2018 6:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For Six's pleasure
Replies: 14
Views: 545

Re: For Six's pleasure

In September of 1973 I had 4 BARs, 4 Thompson's and 8 M-1 Garands in the back of my little Chevy Vega. Well above the pay level for an E-5 sailor! I was sad to seem them go. Yea Griff......and the BAR's and Thompsons you had were not the sissy semi stuff.... Bet you wish you could go back and someh...
by Sixgun
Sat Feb 17, 2018 12:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: EDC stuff
Replies: 12
Views: 454

Re: EDC stuff

Jason, You young guys are waaaaayyy too hard to catch up to. Cell phones....semi auto guns....fancy knives......credit cards......my boy is the same way...... I'm still stuck in the last century......picked this up last night for a carry gun.....Colt New Sevice flattop Target in 45 L.C. with fleur d...
by Sixgun
Sat Feb 17, 2018 11:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For Six's pleasure
Replies: 14
Views: 545

Re: For Six's pleasure

Doc,
So very true but as the years went by I've become very cynical of humans. Yea....we all have personal horror stories. In my 43 years as a Teamster, I had to worry more about my fellow employees than I did management.

Fully HALF of my pension money goes to taking care of our animals.----6
by Sixgun
Sat Feb 17, 2018 1:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayers please
Replies: 51
Views: 833

Re: Prayers please

Hey bud....if ya Want things to get better, you need a doc......GO!---6
by Sixgun
Fri Feb 16, 2018 11:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: One year ago tonight...
Replies: 13
Views: 356

Re: One year ago tonight...

We are with ya....

My dad and I were best friends....hunted together for all of my life....last hunt was in co. in elk camp....he passed a few months later. No, you never forget or feel better.

Life goes on.-----6
by Sixgun
Fri Feb 16, 2018 3:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New 45-70
Replies: 14
Views: 530

Re: New 45-70

Yep.....she's a beauty...and I like the tattoo also.----6
by Sixgun
Fri Feb 16, 2018 3:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 13 PROBLEMS WITH PORK
Replies: 46
Views: 1017

Re: 13 PROBLEMS WITH PORK

That just cracked me up. I think this retirement thing agrees with you Six and has honed your already creative mind. :) Thanks McNut dude! :D As an uneducated layman, I was gifted with common sense and see things like they really are, as opposed to the highly "educated" leftists........In my 43 yea...
by Sixgun
Fri Feb 16, 2018 2:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WHY Liberals Are Confused...
Replies: 19
Views: 492

Re: WHY Liberals Are Confused...

That's funny......I remember back in the seventies when I was in my twenties and a mess of us...like 6 guys...would go upstate for deer season...........there was never as much as a hundred dollars between us all so we camped out in tents....but .....we managed to have 5-10 cases of beer.......anywa...
by Sixgun
Fri Feb 16, 2018 11:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WHY Liberals Are Confused...
Replies: 19
Views: 492

Re: WHY Liberals Are Confused...

Easily explained.........FOR REAL.......a shortened version..........back in the hunter/gatherer days the conservatives were the tough people...they did the killing of animals, fought intruders, heavy bull work..etc.......and because they felt they did most of the work, they reaped more than their s...
by Sixgun
Fri Feb 16, 2018 12:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Post 64 M94 question?......
Replies: 18
Views: 512

Re: Post 64 M94 question?......

The commemoratives are probably the best shooting of any Winchester 94's ever made. I've shot lots of them and I also travel the Pennsylvania levergun silhouette circuit at many different clubs and the commemoratives are numerous as to use. My shooting friend, Al Faust, who was the National Champion...
by Sixgun
Thu Feb 15, 2018 11:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: .32 Winchester Special Redux: Return to the Range
Replies: 18
Views: 463

Re: .32 Winchester Special Redux: Return to the Range

It's amazing what a little common sense will do. I've always believed ....and have proven many times, with rifles from the 1870's on, that if a barrel is straight, a decent lock up from behind, decent rifling, a good crown.....that it WILL shoot at least a three inch group at 100 as long as bullet d...
by Sixgun
Thu Feb 15, 2018 11:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New 45-70
Replies: 14
Views: 530

Re: New 45-70

Can I have it?-----your friend---6
by Sixgun
Thu Feb 15, 2018 9:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Guess it runs in your blood
Replies: 39
Views: 1025

Re: Guess it runs in your blood

You guys are all wrong.........you motorcycle experts.......just listen to a guy who knows Winchesters and Colts........Indians are animate beings who have spent the last 200+ years eating excrement from white guys who own Harley's.....make sense? OK, I had an extra Fosters Lager tonight.......see y...
by Sixgun
Wed Feb 14, 2018 11:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Guess it runs in your blood
Replies: 39
Views: 1025

Re: Guess it runs in your blood

OldWin wrote:
Wed Feb 14, 2018 11:34 pm
Pizzed yourself? Man, now there's an image! :D
All that Fosters......gone!
Hope you feel better soon bud.
Hey bro......sheeeeee----6.
by Sixgun
Wed Feb 14, 2018 9:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For Six's pleasure
Replies: 14
Views: 545

Re: For Six's pleasure

I think Six should buy that one and give me his semi auto :P Yea...pass me the bucks...... :D .........I'm just a (was) a factory peon forklift driver with an income that never went over 45k........ My guns were an accumulation since the seventies when this stuff was cheap and I had an interest. Yo...
by Sixgun
Wed Feb 14, 2018 8:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Guess it runs in your blood
Replies: 39
Views: 1025

Re: Guess it runs in your blood

Oh Lordy........mom and I just got back from dinner...and yes, good eats and my two Fosters Lagers..............walked in the door and a great greeting from our dogs and cats....all excited...as usual........... Turned on the tube with extremely distressing news about another azzhole upset off with ...
by Sixgun
Wed Feb 14, 2018 1:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For Six's pleasure
Replies: 14
Views: 545

Re: For Six's pleasure

Bronco, Oh man ....that baby is on my dream list... :D .... ...I've read about them and from what I read they are chambered in some Dutch caliber..... I've had my hands on several real deal full auto BAR's.........(mine is semi auto).....and they could have been mine had I been willing to part with ...
by Sixgun
Wed Feb 14, 2018 1:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 13 PROBLEMS WITH PORK
Replies: 46
Views: 1017

Re: 13 PROBLEMS WITH PORK

I eat lots of pork and after its through my digestive system, I repack it into pattties of about a half pound, freeze it, add some Jewish spices, then donate it to the mosque in philly.

I get lots of feedback telling me that after its cooked it smells better than the subhumans eating it.----6
by Sixgun
Wed Feb 14, 2018 1:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sighting Solution...non lever.
Replies: 18
Views: 435

Re: Sighting Solution...non lever.

Jay.....you told me you had a "few" half mag 92/94 's .......looks to me you got half of Winchesters half mag production. :D

Yea...you da man!----6
by Sixgun
Tue Feb 13, 2018 10:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: OT - TV Sellin' Them Drugs - A Mind Trick
Replies: 20
Views: 533

Re: OT - TV Sellin' Them Drugs - A Mind Trick

I like the old tried and true honest drug names like pot, meth, heroin, and crack...names that inspire confidence that if you take them in healthy doses you're going to get messed up... :O Oh man, that was good.....I'd like to add crank, silly sybin, weed, acid, dust, downers, uppers, and all of th...
by Sixgun
Tue Feb 13, 2018 10:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 92 Winchester firing pin breaking
Replies: 6
Views: 212

Re: 92 Winchester firing pin breaking

There are two different tip sizes of firing-pins for original M1892 rifles. The earlier style has a fairly large diameter tip that protrudes from the bolt-face...the newer type is small. Maybe you are replacing the firing-pin with the wrong one? That's what I'm thinking......being smaller it's boun...
by Sixgun
Mon Feb 12, 2018 3:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Wrong guns...
Replies: 34
Views: 1051

Re: Wrong guns...

There are probably thousands if examples. A favorite of mine is the Thr Good The Bad and The Ungly. Close ups of Lee Van Cleefs revolver clearly show nipples with percussion caps on them, yet he has a belt full of cartridges. :) Yea....I saw that...plus I've seen numerous times when th guy was carr...
by Sixgun
Sun Feb 11, 2018 9:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sighting Solution...non lever.
Replies: 18
Views: 435

Re: Sighting Solution...non lever.

Dang....thanks Pete and Jay...and fellow dudes....I've had my head stuck up my azz for so long on tang/peep sights that anything else is ...well......foreign---6
by Sixgun
Sun Feb 11, 2018 4:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I won!!!
Replies: 12
Views: 483

Re: I won!!!

Well done! I could buy every raffle ticket at one of those functions and NOT win a thing- I've never won anything when I buy! A buddy's dad wins at each and every function he goes to! Lucky you JNG.. :D ............Gunny....thanks for saving me to tell a story. Probably why I don't play any lottery...
by Sixgun
Sun Feb 11, 2018 4:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sighting Solution...non lever.
Replies: 18
Views: 435

Re: Sighting Solution...non lever.

Once again...you get ALL of the neat stuff!! :D What the heck does it attach to.....no d & t? Is it tight on the gun? Never owned an ak but have had several sks's...and still do. I bought this scope mount for an sks.....nothing more than replacing the rear cover and got much more worse groups with t...
by Sixgun
Sat Feb 10, 2018 11:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Guess it runs in your blood
Replies: 39
Views: 1025

Re: Guess it runs in your blood

Pitchy....you KNOW how bad I wanna see you doing donuts on the Harley....it does not have to be anything crazy...just a few circles.---6
by Sixgun
Sat Feb 10, 2018 9:47 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS.--PA.--Remington 870, 1100, Belgium Browning Barrels.
Replies: 2
Views: 193

FS.--PA.--Remington 870, 1100, Belgium Browning Barrels.

Got in a mess of barrels from a defunct trap shooter...... ALL in excellent condition Left to right Remington Model 870 12 ga. 3" mag 30" full choke ventilated rib. *****SOLD***** Remington Model 870 12 ga. 2 3/4" 30" full choke ventilated rib Remington Model 870 12 ga. 2 3/4" 28" mod. choke ventila...
by Sixgun
Sat Feb 10, 2018 6:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Guess it runs in your blood
Replies: 39
Views: 1025

Re: Guess it runs in your blood

Pitchy....just looking at you when you were "just a lad" confirms my belief that the Good Lord keeps certain people from fraternizing with one another. Yea, you and I, along with that hombre in Maine (Old Win) were kept far apart for a reason. :D Hey dude, let the past go.....anybody over 40 hates t...
by Sixgun
Fri Feb 09, 2018 1:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Went to Cabelas today
Replies: 15
Views: 514

Re: Went to Cabelas today

Marlinman.......with the exception of a few, clerks at Cabelas might as well work at McDonalds. When shopping at Cabelas, it pays to have your own knowledge. In the Delaware store, an old buddy of mine is the head honcho in the gun library. He is knowledgeable but is nowhere an expert on the antique...
by Sixgun
Fri Feb 09, 2018 12:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Went to Cabelas today
Replies: 15
Views: 514

Re: Went to Cabelas today

Gunny,
Which Cabelas?....Hamburg or Newark, De.?---6
by Sixgun
Thu Feb 08, 2018 12:40 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS--PA.--Pre-War '99 Savage Pistol Grip Deluxe Buttstock
Replies: 2
Views: 234

Re: FS--PA.--Pre-War '99 Savage Pistol Grip Deluxe Buttstock

The pictures went away Six. :( . I saw them last night and that stock is worth it's weight in Gold. very nice I hear ya 45....thanks bud.... ..........weird.....they all show up when I edit the post. ....I must have been hacked and I've noticed it other posts.......I don't know much about this shyt...
by Sixgun
Wed Feb 07, 2018 11:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mustang and more car show MORE PICS
Replies: 22
Views: 685

Re: Mustang and more car show MORE PICS

Nice wheels.......most of us old heads here remember this stuff was on the road all over. That's quite a show Rihmfire.....wish you didn't post all those pics.....many memories and I guess I'm about crying now. Not about emotional nostalgic stuff...but about the mega bucks I could have made by holdi...
by Sixgun
Wed Feb 07, 2018 10:33 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS--PA.--Pre-War '99 Savage Pistol Grip Deluxe Buttstock
Replies: 2
Views: 234

FS--PA.--Pre-War '99 Savage Pistol Grip Deluxe Buttstock

Here is a rarity...buttstock for a pre war 99 Savage pistol grip deluxe for a model "G", which was one of the most expensive 99 Savages made at the time. Has the original buttplate with serial numbers that dates to 1924. The finish applied by Savage on this buttstock is hand rubbed varnish of which ...
by Sixgun
Wed Feb 07, 2018 12:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday fordwannabe.
Replies: 7
Views: 148

Re: Happy Birthday fordwannabe.

Happy birthday Tom.......stop by and pick up your present.---6
by Sixgun
Tue Feb 06, 2018 7:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Silicone pot holders for metal bullet mold handles?
Replies: 11
Views: 346

Re: Silicone pot holders for metal bullet mold handles?

Dave, This is some thin leather wrapped loosely with electrical tape over it. You can use about any kind of material as long as it does not melt at 150 degrees..... remember, the handles don't get 3-400 degrees ...they only get a bit over "too hot to handle" or maybe like a real real hot potatoe. :D...
by Sixgun
Mon Feb 05, 2018 6:23 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Who else is not watching...
Replies: 12
Views: 305

Re: Who else is not watching...

I gave up all professional sports sometime 30 or so years ago but.....I did get caught up with the SB as Philly is 20 miles from me......as for watching the game.....maybe the first 10 and final 10 minutes. The win by the Eagles gave me an opportunity to rip off 100 rounds of .223 from the Colt Comm...
by Sixgun
Mon Feb 05, 2018 6:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 carbine
Replies: 24
Views: 900

Re: M1 carbine

4T5, I've shot lots of them over the past 50 years...in fact, the very first rifle I ever shot was a carbine that my dad bought for $20 in 1960 when I was 6 years old. My experience with all of the carbines, military and aftermarket ones, including full auto M-2's, is that they are reliable. Sometim...
by Sixgun
Mon Feb 05, 2018 12:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Well this sucks
Replies: 34
Views: 1114

Re: Well this sucks

I've been a Glock fanboy since 1996, the LE Agency I serve has been carrying them since 1998, but we were allowed a second choice, which is the Sig Sauer P320. So I bought one and have been shooting the snot out of it for the last year (4,000+ rounds). I've had no issues at all, and in some cases, ...
by Sixgun
Sat Feb 03, 2018 12:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I am in remission, thank God!
Replies: 30
Views: 627

Re: I am in remission, thank God!

Most excellent Bob...with all of the bs going on in this world, it's great to hear a positive note.---6