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by Sixgun
Wed Nov 22, 2017 2:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Mighty 71 (with pics)
Replies: 46
Views: 5418

Re: The Mighty 71 (with pics)

That's what I call "a post of substance".......I remember that from back in the day and what beautiful craftsmanship.

Did ya ever get around to shooting it?----6
by Sixgun
Mon Nov 20, 2017 6:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Model 71-The hunter's rifle
Replies: 23
Views: 557

Re: Model 71-The hunter's rifle

Bronco, (Forget the last post, the phone was ringing, dogs barking and knocks at the door...a very aggravating day) No..no...your absolutely right...what's the big deal with pics! As far as pinpointing the address, that's pretty much a no brainer with today's internet. Case in point.....I have a goo...
by Sixgun
Mon Nov 20, 2017 12:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New old 94 .32 Special...
Replies: 12
Views: 261

Re: New old 94 .32 Special...

You can't hurt those old Winchesters as long as you don't beat them. Your 32 Spl. Will do fine with cast bullets and it ain't nothing to shoot a couple of hundred rds. on a Saturday for 10 or 15 bucks.----6
by Sixgun
Mon Nov 20, 2017 11:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lever Envy......
Replies: 14
Views: 413

Re: Lever Envy......

Good for you Doc for furthering our great sport.

I have yet to shoot a 44 mag levergun or talk to an owner of one that was consistently accurate that would shoot under 2".

If you look at the specs on your donor rifle you will see it has a 1-20 twist...the way they should be.---6
by Sixgun
Mon Nov 20, 2017 10:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Model 71-The hunter's rifle
Replies: 23
Views: 557

Re: Model 71-The hunter's rifle

:Best to be quiet about it and not tease all here :roll: That's the problem with SOME of today's Christians .......some get jealous and attempt to demean. We should be exhilarated that a fellow Christian does well and it gives us a challenge to reach their height. I LOVE Donald Trump and his accomp...
by Sixgun
Sun Nov 19, 2017 2:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 44 treated Coyote
Replies: 14
Views: 364

Re: 44 treated Coyote

OldWin wrote:
Sun Nov 19, 2017 10:28 am
Good work!
Saw one yesterday from my stand. He was a ways out and running through the trees. Couldn't get on him.
Glad you got yours!
That was not a coyote...that was me running to hide my guns because I knew you were in the area. :D ---6
by Sixgun
Sun Nov 19, 2017 1:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 44 treated Coyote
Replies: 14
Views: 364

Re: 44 treated Coyote

Nice shooting!. I really like the way your worded it..."44 treated"....nice.-----6
by Sixgun
Sat Nov 18, 2017 12:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Model 71-The hunter's rifle
Replies: 23
Views: 557

Re: Model 71-The hunter's rifle

1899 Savage 30wcf made in 1910.---6
by Sixgun
Fri Nov 17, 2017 10:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pitchy
Replies: 19
Views: 432

Re: Pitchy

Whoa!.....45 today and we had the wood stove smokin hot.---6
by Sixgun
Fri Nov 17, 2017 10:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Couple Shot in TN Church "With An Unloaded Gun"
Replies: 11
Views: 278

Re: Couple Shot in TN Church "With An Unloaded Gun"

Mmmmm......Methodists........and then the guy says, "can I see it?".mmmmmmm.....what's he want to see?....

It all could have been avoided if they were Islamics........sharp knives don't cut by themselves....
by Sixgun
Fri Nov 17, 2017 9:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Model 71-The hunter's rifle
Replies: 23
Views: 557

Re: Model 71-The hunter's rifle

I am starting to feel undergunned now with my measley 1939 standard grade with no wear on the sides of the bolt. He'll I should prolly just throw it away. Tom....you and I are not far away...just give it a heave...due East about 60 miles....promise I'll catch it. :D Just busting balls as there are ...
by Sixgun
Fri Nov 17, 2017 9:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Model 71-The hunter's rifle
Replies: 23
Views: 557

Re: Model 71-The hunter's rifle

Man bud, I forgot about that one! I musta missed it while parusing all the other cool stuff last spring. :D Well Jay...I'll be truthful with ya....you know that ankle length Buffalo coat you were wearing.....must have weighed 100 pounds........I was worried you were gonna steal it so I kept my mout...
by Sixgun
Fri Nov 17, 2017 4:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Model 71-The hunter's rifle
Replies: 23
Views: 557

Re: Model 71-The hunter's rifle

Yep....I agree...let's see some pics of your harem......

Here's a three digit like new deluxe long tang.---6. Pictures speak louder than talk. :D ---6

[img]http://www.hunt101.com/data/500/medium

[img]http://www.hunt101.com/data/500/medium/100_0
by Sixgun
Fri Nov 17, 2017 4:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Self Defense Shot Placement
Replies: 40
Views: 635

Re: Self Defense Shot Placement

jeepnik wrote:
Fri Nov 17, 2017 3:43 pm
So, John is 72, who won the other 69 times?

Me...I NEVER lose.---6
by Sixgun
Thu Nov 16, 2017 9:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Self Defense Shot Placement
Replies: 40
Views: 635

Re: Self Defense Shot Placement

Copy that Malamute........a couple of years ago I lost a Ruger .380....somewhere on the property....I could care less....

My j frame 38 Spl. is stoked with 200 gr. dead soft swaged bullets at 625 fps..ala British 38-200.

Even a hit to a vest will push em back a foot or two :D ----6
by Sixgun
Thu Nov 16, 2017 11:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Self Defense Shot Placement
Replies: 40
Views: 635

Re: Self Defense Shot Placement

After reading this post I thought to myself, "Man, I can hit a beer can at 100 meters.....and regularly at 200 meters easily with any decent handgun, but in a firefight I'd be happy to hit that can at 2' "......unless I was unnoticed and behind cover but those things don't happen very often. Shiloh5...
by Sixgun
Thu Nov 16, 2017 11:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rifle walk.
Replies: 13
Views: 294

Re: Rifle walk.

Pete44ru wrote:
Thu Nov 16, 2017 10:31 am
Yet another heart-warming post, complete with excellent pics & a back story, too - way to go, Nath ! . :)
Yep...well said.--6
by Sixgun
Thu Nov 16, 2017 11:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 45 vs 9 -- Look at the Difference
Replies: 15
Views: 545

Re: 45 vs 9 -- Look at the Difference

You could easily park your bicycle on the one on the left.---6
by Sixgun
Wed Nov 15, 2017 11:39 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The incorrigible…...
Replies: 14
Views: 347

Re: The incorrigible…...

The reason why manufacturers tell you NOT to use smokeless in a muzzleloader is the same reason your not supposed to use smokeless powder in cartridge guns designed and manufactured during the black powder days. Yes....they are right...it's very easy to make a small mistake that leads to a big probl...
by Sixgun
Tue Nov 14, 2017 10:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The incorrigible…...
Replies: 14
Views: 347

Re: The incorrigible…...

A agree...use smokeless....I've used around 10 grains of Unique with a patch in a 54 Thompson......remember, when Bill Ruger built his first Ruger Old Army, he loaded up a hefty charge of Bullseye with the 45 round ball and shot that....He figured if that did not blow it up, nothing would. Why filth...
by Sixgun
Tue Nov 14, 2017 10:13 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS--PA....45th Lyman Reloading Manuals**ONE LEFT***
Replies: 5
Views: 155

Re: FS--PA....45th Lyman Reloading Manuals**ONE LEFT***

Thanks Eric! Hey....finding anything unusual in the woods lately! :D ---6
by Sixgun
Tue Nov 14, 2017 5:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: So....I Hit This Auction Last Night.....+ #4 UZI
Replies: 13
Views: 453

Re: So....I Hit This Auction Last Night.....+ #4 UZI

XNutjob.....no...closed bolt....I'm only by what I have been told about the Model A being easy to convert. There are websites out there that describe it but as I have no inclination to go to jail I don't bother to find out. Hey Aussie Chris....what you been up to...ain't heard from ya in a while! I ...
by Sixgun
Tue Nov 14, 2017 1:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: So....I Hit This Auction Last Night.....+ #4 UZI
Replies: 13
Views: 453

Re: So....I Hit This Auction Last Night.....+ #4 UZI

Hey Jack, What's the difference between the Model A and B? jb 8) Marlinman....I hear ya! :D .....the way I get around that is to occasionally sell one and give her some of the profits...you know, guns that no longer interest you. Let's pretend you spend a thou on a gun.....and sell it for 14......y...
by Sixgun
Mon Nov 13, 2017 10:40 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS--PA....45th Lyman Reloading Manuals**ONE LEFT***
Replies: 5
Views: 155

FS--PA....45th Lyman Reloading Manuals**ONE LEFT***

I have TWO of these manuals and both are like new and are complete with everything they came with...advertisements etc. Copyright 1970 This is one of the most informative and hard to get manuals ever put out by Lyman. In fact, I learned reloading and bullet casting from this manual....mine is all be...
by Sixgun
Sun Nov 12, 2017 10:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Reno Gun Show- No Guns Allowed In
Replies: 15
Views: 462

Re: Reno Gun Show- No Guns Allowed In

Ok Shasta...your exonerated. :D 200 miles to a gunshow and a near wreck is enough for anyone.---6
by Sixgun
Sun Nov 12, 2017 9:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Reno Gun Show- No Guns Allowed In
Replies: 15
Views: 462

Re: Reno Gun Show- No Guns Allowed In

I would have laughed and walked away.
by Sixgun
Sun Nov 12, 2017 8:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New 9mm Bullet Burner.
Replies: 15
Views: 409

Re: New 9mm Bullet Burner.

Thanks Jason......you and I just have to get together someday....sooner rather than later for some trigger time. I'll bring at least a thou of 9mm. Don't forget bro......---6
by Sixgun
Sun Nov 12, 2017 12:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New 9mm Bullet Burner.
Replies: 15
Views: 409

Re: New 9mm Bullet Burner.

Jason,
The MP-40 is a gun with nice clean lines......they were in about every movie or tv show back in the 60's.......what did you give for it..ballpark is ok.....I'm gonna ask my bud to get some of those in....he has one but..but....you know, the expensive one for 20 g's....---6
by Sixgun
Sun Nov 12, 2017 12:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Veterans Day Doe -- with a Levergun!
Replies: 11
Views: 359

Re: Veterans Day Doe -- with a Levergun!

Yep....the most important detail is the rifle you are using.....anything else is a bonus.

Nice pics----6
by Sixgun
Sun Nov 12, 2017 12:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: So....I Hit This Auction Last Night.....+ #4 UZI
Replies: 13
Views: 453

Re: So....I Hit This Auction Last Night.....

Yea, she's a beauty. Thank you.....there's just something about a nice classic, craftsmanship you don't see anymore on mass produced guns.....nice rich blue...perfect wood to metal fit....nice crispy trigger.......positive functioning......attention to all of the details.......and most of all....nic...
by Sixgun
Sat Nov 11, 2017 11:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New 9mm Bullet Burner.
Replies: 15
Views: 409

Re: New 9mm Bullet Burner.

I feel the same way about Israeli made Uzi's......only model A's.........I have a Lee 6 cavity mould that makes a bucket full of bullets in an afternoon and with brass being free for me, I load up and shoot at least 3-4 hundred while at the gunclub...and leave the brass there.------6 https://s20.pos...
by Sixgun
Sat Nov 11, 2017 9:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Where do you sit
Replies: 37
Views: 930

Re: Where do you sit

It's a hell of a way to live ....taking all of these precautions "just in case", especially in a church. I never knew this way of life growing up. In the old days I remember people "being taking away" when they exhibited strange behavior. Maybe some of these "people" need to be debrained with a fast...
by Sixgun
Sat Nov 11, 2017 9:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: So....I Hit This Auction Last Night.....+ #4 UZI
Replies: 13
Views: 453

So....I Hit This Auction Last Night.....+ #4 UZI

and while the others were snoozing, I was buying......and then I got snoozed on. Edit....yea..another model A UZI....NIB....That's makes four...better than money 💰 in the bank. https://s20.postimg.org/slzr8cn8d/IMG_3791.jpg Second gun up, and usually when people are not paying attention, I snag this...
by Sixgun
Fri Nov 10, 2017 11:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rumbling through the Andes - a look at scenery along the way.
Replies: 4
Views: 150

Re: Rumbling through the Andes - a look at scenery along the way.

Pretty cool Paul.....except for Canada I've never been out of the states. I've always pictured other countries as all dirt roads and people living in thatch huts...but your videos show different. It looks like our West.----6
by Sixgun
Thu Nov 09, 2017 4:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fact or Myth: .22 Rimfire & Vests
Replies: 11
Views: 430

Re: Fact or Myth: .22 Rimfire & Vests

I never did believe in buying junk. This is military issue, came home from Afghanistan, and rated for 44 magnum.......with the plate, it's good for 30 caliber ball.----6

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by Sixgun
Thu Nov 09, 2017 4:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: By popular demand....
Replies: 17
Views: 411

Re: By popular demand....

Some people are gifted in the photography department and not only does Nath excel at this, I also give him an A+ in his "eye look" while holding up a fox. :D

Nice pics Nath...----6
by Sixgun
Thu Nov 09, 2017 1:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need Help Finding a Saddle Ring
Replies: 7
Views: 275

Re: Need Help Finding a Saddle Ring

Mmmm...a single point sling for a levergun.....that's thinking......well, at least it is for me. Check brownells for the tap....I'm the kind of guy that would just rethread the stud for a 1/4 x 28 ...which is common and available at any hardware store and cut the receiver for the same. In fact, you ...
by Sixgun
Thu Nov 09, 2017 1:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I am in Tucson visiting Paco for a few days
Replies: 21
Views: 481

Re: I am in Tucson visiting Paco for a few days

Jim, You guys look great! Say hello to Paco and tell him I'm coming for that '92..... and I must admit, I have learned more from you and Paco just by reading your excellent writings over the past 20 years than I have from 40 years of experimenting. I miss the tales you used to write about...good rea...
by Sixgun
Tue Nov 07, 2017 8:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: .44 Mag Rifle Load
Replies: 25
Views: 659

Re: .44 Mag Rifle Load

1700 ft. Pounds? What kind of deer are there in England? In Colorado you need a cartridge that has to have 1000 ft. Pounds for ELK.
by Sixgun
Tue Nov 07, 2017 12:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Where do you sit
Replies: 37
Views: 930

Re: Where do you sit

Where I find a seat.....usually the wealthy parishioners park their Cadillacs and BMW's as close to the door of St. Thomas as possible so everyone can see what they own and then rush in to get the best seats......hence, this furthers my belief that the Good Lord can be worshipped anywhere and that m...
by Sixgun
Mon Nov 06, 2017 9:48 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Who else is enjoying Hollywood imploding on itself
Replies: 14
Views: 248

Re: Who else is enjoying Hollywood imploding on itself

Ysabel Kid wrote:
Mon Nov 06, 2017 9:40 pm

Which three Sixgun?
Kid,
The Patriot. (He hates the English)
Braveheart. (He hates the English "orange men")
Hacksaw Ridge. (What's not to hate on the Japs). :D ---6
by Sixgun
Sun Nov 05, 2017 10:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 44MagHunter scores again....
Replies: 11
Views: 300

Re: 44MagHunter scores again....

Ya done good Doc......and your boy done good! I remember that second pic. Tell him he is the kind we need to keep this country together/free as the years go down.---6
by Sixgun
Sun Nov 05, 2017 10:46 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Terrifying Weapons Cache found....!
Replies: 3
Views: 150

Re: Terrifying Weapons Cache found....!

I'll take that 1878 Colt double action, :D --6
by Sixgun
Sun Nov 05, 2017 10:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Parker (puppy)
Replies: 40
Views: 950

Re: New Parker (puppy)

Gunny, We really enjoyed your pics here in Sixgun Land. :D Your layout is just like ours here...hardwood floors and covers on the furniture. I have always been suspicious of people who refuse to have animals in the house. Around here I have to move dogs in order to sit down.....or sleep.....------6
by Sixgun
Sun Nov 05, 2017 10:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Slinging my Win M-71
Replies: 16
Views: 492

Re: Slinging my Win M-71

Guide,
Excellent thinking! Any seasoned Winchester guy knows the standard 71 did not have that deluxe end cap on it.....so you would be only impressing the uninitiated and not a future knowledgeable purchaser.

Your not looking to impress out in the woods...only when reselling. :D ---6
by Sixgun
Sun Nov 05, 2017 10:34 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Who else is enjoying Hollywood imploding on itself
Replies: 14
Views: 248

Re: Who else is enjoying Hollywood imploding on itself

Except for three Mel Gibson flicks, my family has not been to the movies since Jurassic Park and we encourage others not to patronize.---6
by Sixgun
Sun Nov 05, 2017 10:27 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Bowe Bergdahl
Replies: 9
Views: 178

Re: Bowe Bergdahl

Look at it this way...in the brig the authorities would have to protect him...on the outside the thing will be looking over his shoulder until he gets his righteous natures call.----6
by Sixgun
Sat Nov 04, 2017 9:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Took a classic out hunting today
Replies: 10
Views: 427

Re: Took a classic out hunting today

Griff,
JD hates to go it alone.....he likes to bring his Wild Turkey to the gig. Save me a shot...or a double---6
by Sixgun
Sat Nov 04, 2017 9:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Slinging my Win M-71
Replies: 16
Views: 492

Re: Slinging my Win M-71

fordwannabe wrote:
Sat Nov 04, 2017 7:58 pm
Jack I love that 1886, CAN I HAVE IT?
NO!!!!!! Wait a minute, if you can get to my house in 20 minutes, I'll give it to you. If your late you will have to milk the bull out back.---- :D ---6
by Sixgun
Sat Nov 04, 2017 12:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Took a classic out hunting today
Replies: 10
Views: 427

Re: Took a classic out hunting today

Neato! seldom seen rifle anywhere, let alone in the woods. Very nice----6