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by fordwannabe
Tue Jul 23, 2019 9:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 4541
Views: 78743

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Gunny you have first crack at the Marlin when I sell it, buuuut I wouldn’t hold my breath.
by fordwannabe
Mon Jul 22, 2019 8:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 4541
Views: 78743

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Jack don’t destroy his dreams :lol:
by fordwannabe
Mon Jul 22, 2019 8:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 4541
Views: 78743

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

There are less hebie gebies about that purchase than chevys in my driveway. And for the record oh mentor that is my third Marlin Takedown currently owned.
by fordwannabe
Mon Jul 22, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Some USA Land That Will Forever Belong To England
Replies: 11
Views: 260

Re: Some USA Land That Will Forever Belong To England

Very good/sad read. Thanks Blaine.
by fordwannabe
Mon Jul 22, 2019 4:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I’m oughtta here !
Replies: 21
Views: 308

Re: I’m oughtta here !

Is this trip you gonna be gone about a month?
Safe travel, enjoy.
by fordwannabe
Mon Jul 22, 2019 2:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 4541
Views: 78743

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Jay, I come from a long line of hardheaded, conservatives who for the most part just don’t give shyt what others think. Yes I have been punched in the face more than once, and it didn’t change me(well my nose it off to one side). I was a psych nurse for a long time and the first rule of psych nursin...
by fordwannabe
Mon Jul 22, 2019 11:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 4541
Views: 78743

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

The only thing I want to hear from that woman is I have had enough and I am leaving! But it will never ever happen.
I don’t care if it comes from Pitchy or Jay👍
by fordwannabe
Mon Jul 22, 2019 10:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anybody have access to a computer reloading program
Replies: 5
Views: 101

Re: Anybody have access to a computer reloading program

Thank you Earl. Yeah me too Bill.
by fordwannabe
Mon Jul 22, 2019 8:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 4541
Views: 78743

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

If I win page 100 I think I want Pitchy’s big bore muzzleloader he made. Six Is that an OK prize if I win page 100? Do I have your permission to get Pitchy’s muzzleloader? :D
Poor Pitchy we all pick on him. I hope you know it’s cause we like you. And Huge respect for your abilities.
by fordwannabe
Mon Jul 22, 2019 8:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anybody have access to a computer reloading program
Replies: 5
Views: 101

Re: Anybody have access to a computer reloading program

Lots of those days Grizz but not this time.
by fordwannabe
Mon Jul 22, 2019 6:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anybody have access to a computer reloading program
Replies: 5
Views: 101

Anybody have access to a computer reloading program

I am looking to see pressure on a 35 Remington loaded with a Hornady 250 grain round nose with 35.5 grains of 30331 and a CCI large rifle. Thanks
by fordwannabe
Sun Jul 21, 2019 11:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Way too hot outside, playin' with a couple 44s
Replies: 17
Views: 323

Re: Way too hot outside, playin' with a couple 44s

Poor Pitchy. He don’t have any more guns. Guess he will have to make more.
by fordwannabe
Sun Jul 21, 2019 10:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Way too hot outside, playin' with a couple 44s
Replies: 17
Views: 323

Re: Way too hot outside, playin' with a couple 44s

I knew the people involved in this thread and should have known it would be good wholesome family content but hot outside and playing with 44’s .....my mind wandered to the dark side.
Now if the OP was Fred???????
by fordwannabe
Sun Jul 21, 2019 7:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Oh I was bad.
Replies: 23
Views: 347

Re: Oh I was bad.

Thanks Jack I thought the 86 was worth about what I paid for the group. And no you can’t have it! That is one heavy ax 25/20. I had to remove the scope to do it but both takedown come apart and no wobble in-neither one. Joints are tight. I gotta get some 30/40 ammo before Tuesday though. Tuesday’s a...
by fordwannabe
Sat Jul 20, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Oh I was bad.
Replies: 23
Views: 347

Re: Oh I was bad.

All joking and BS aside that means much to me. Thanks Jack. I am a pretty excited guy and Jack knows what I paid for them so if he says it was a good deal I consider that Gospel.
by fordwannabe
Sat Jul 20, 2019 4:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Oh I was bad.
Replies: 23
Views: 347

Re: Oh I was bad.

Gunny, Not Jack a certain large retailer that offered you a job up near me. Not cheap but in my opinion way under priced.
by fordwannabe
Sat Jul 20, 2019 3:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Oh I was bad.
Replies: 23
Views: 347

Re: Oh I was bad.

Photos out of order but whatever. Winchester 1895 in 30 US which my mentor says is 30-40 with a climbing Lyman made in 1902 And the main reason I went Marlin 1894 takedown in 25/20 made in 1905 All three have good bores. Darn used junk I wish I could afford me one of those new plastic Remington s we...
by fordwannabe
Sat Jul 20, 2019 3:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Oh I was bad.
Replies: 23
Views: 347

Re: Oh I was bad.

Winchester 1886 Takedown in 33 made in 1911
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by fordwannabe
Sat Jul 20, 2019 2:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Oh I was bad.
Replies: 23
Views: 347

Re: Oh I was bad.

Merle you are correct. Not quite home yet but within the hour
by fordwannabe
Sat Jul 20, 2019 12:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Oh I was bad.
Replies: 23
Views: 347

Re: Oh I was bad.

Original 25/20 TAKEDOWN from 1900’s
by fordwannabe
Sat Jul 20, 2019 12:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Oh I was bad.
Replies: 23
Views: 347

Oh I was bad.

I was a very bad boy today details to follow but the numbers 1886 33, 1894 25/20 and 1895 30-40 may give a clue as to how bad I was.
by fordwannabe
Fri Jul 19, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Question for the AR guys here.
Replies: 18
Views: 350

Re: Question for the AR guys here.

Oh you guys make me laugh.
Bill you are going on the same list as THAT guy from New Jersey.
The list in this case is people I would like to meet in person. Thanks guys. I needed a laugh. No support mind you but a laugh.
by fordwannabe
Fri Jul 19, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Question for the AR guys here.
Replies: 18
Views: 350

Re: Question for the AR guys here.

First here in the Commonwealth of Pennsyltuckey we ain’t allowed to use semi automatic weapons for big game. This was the first year you could use one for small game. I know set in our ways, traditions blah blah blah can’t change blah blah. But we are the first to appoint a transgender to A prominen...
by fordwannabe
Fri Jul 19, 2019 12:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 4541
Views: 78743

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Did you see the lechtery in Fred’s face in that pic? Oh ! wait, that was my reflection. Never mind.
by fordwannabe
Thu Jul 18, 2019 9:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Question for the AR guys here.
Replies: 18
Views: 350

Re: Question for the AR guys here.

Gunny you are not helping me! I am trying to talk myself out of a Creedmoor upper because I don’t need another cartridge to reload. 28 is enough, and here you go singing about a Creedmoor upper that will just fall into place on my existing lower. Gee thanks... BUDDY. Enablers r us.
by fordwannabe
Thu Jul 18, 2019 9:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 4541
Views: 78743

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

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by fordwannabe
Thu Jul 18, 2019 9:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 4541
Views: 78743

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

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by fordwannabe
Thu Jul 18, 2019 9:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 4541
Views: 78743

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

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by fordwannabe
Thu Jul 18, 2019 9:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 4541
Views: 78743

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

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by fordwannabe
Thu Jul 18, 2019 9:27 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Kindly in the Mail ! WTB Marlin 336 Swing Over Scope Mount
Replies: 11
Views: 204

Re: WTB Marlin 336 Swing Over Scope Mount

Mike, I apologize for the delay. I O finally got to look tonight and O do not have one. It seems as though you have a saving grace though. Again my apologies for taking this long. Tom
by fordwannabe
Thu Jul 18, 2019 1:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Question for the AR guys here.
Replies: 18
Views: 350

Re: Question for the AR guys here.

AR15’s are supposed to be milspec and like LEGO’s all the parts fit together. Well that’s the theory anyway. With the AR 10 no such “standards” so companies “kinda do their own thing.” There are several different patterns out there but things like gas tubes, free float hand guards all need to be fro...
by fordwannabe
Thu Jul 18, 2019 1:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 4541
Views: 78743

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Jay we used pack a garden sprayer with tap water for our “wheelin” trips. Low speed and lots of torque on a hot day. Really good for the radiators. We found it worked well on T shirts too 😍but that’s a different story.
by fordwannabe
Wed Jul 17, 2019 9:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 4541
Views: 78743

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Six always has gas and stuff happens to him :D :D
Oh you mean gasoline! Well that’s different. I would say Sorry Jack! But it would be a lie. Hehe
by fordwannabe
Tue Jul 16, 2019 1:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 4541
Views: 78743

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

All I got is sorry for you. Glad she didn’t suffer too long. Hope you can remember and smile when thinking of the big wet lab kisses. know in your heart she loved you.
by fordwannabe
Tue Jul 16, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Kindly in the Mail ! WTB Marlin 336 Swing Over Scope Mount
Replies: 11
Views: 204

Re: WTB Marlin 336 Swing Over Scope Mount

Let me look when I get home tonight. I too was on the hunt for one of those a couple months ago and I THINK (that may not be a correct use of the word at this point) I ended up getting a couple. I will look.
by fordwannabe
Mon Jul 15, 2019 4:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 4541
Views: 78743

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Wish I could buddy. Gunny we all guffaw and play grabass on this thread but when one of our own is in trouble we all suffer a little. A13 year old lab is one of us. She is in my prayers for a peaceful transition for both of you. I am truly and really sorry. Getting a little misty remembering how bad...
by fordwannabe
Mon Jul 15, 2019 2:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Takedowns and others at Cabelas
Replies: 12
Views: 446

Re: Takedowns and others at Cabelas

That store may be closing but you still have Kittery trading post. I have bought several guns from them. Call after 430-5, the deals are said to be better then.
by fordwannabe
Mon Jul 15, 2019 2:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 4541
Views: 78743

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

I also see I win win win page 89. Six I will be over on Saturday to claim my prize a hint for ya, beautiful case colors and starts with a three has a dash and ends in double nickel. If you would, go get Gunnys new case to put it in. Then I can be classy.
by fordwannabe
Mon Jul 15, 2019 2:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 4541
Views: 78743

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Pitchy it is kinda sucky those trees fell and ya had to cut them up but at least you don’t have to saw mill them for lumber to repair the house. Todd good luck buddy. I have been battling eye issues since July 3, 2016 injections, laser bla blah blah. They say they have it under control now but it ha...
by fordwannabe
Mon Jul 15, 2019 2:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Takedowns and others at Cabelas
Replies: 12
Views: 446

Re: Takedowns and others at Cabelas

My nickel 1892 octagon in 32-20 was in amongst some 30-30 post 64’s $399.99 AND I had a 10 percent off coupon and $120 on points. Yes. Thank you.😁
by fordwannabe
Sun Jul 14, 2019 8:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Takedowns and others at Cabelas
Replies: 12
Views: 446

Re: Takedowns and others at Cabela

More like my “pusher” come on little boy just try one little levergun it won’t hurt ya. NOW I AM ADDICTED. Well I am at least part of that last word according to Mrs fordwannabe.
by fordwannabe
Sun Jul 14, 2019 11:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Takedowns and others at Cabelas
Replies: 12
Views: 446

Re: Takedowns and others at Cabelas

Yup that’s the place. Really wish I had the cabbage for that 94 in 38-55. Being broke sucks.
by fordwannabe
Sat Jul 13, 2019 5:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Takedowns and others at Cabelas
Replies: 12
Views: 446

Takedowns and others at Cabelas

Had to meet somebody today and we decided to meet At Cabelas in Hamburg pa. While waiting went to the levergun rack and lots of Winchester model 94’ both pre 64 and post. One pre 64 in 32wS was marked $449. Also went into the gun library whoa. Original 1886 takedown in 33 wcf, model 94 takedown in 3...
by fordwannabe
Fri Jul 12, 2019 10:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 4541
Views: 78743

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Two words first starts with an “f” ends in “king” the other is moron. I hope the bear doesn’t get indigestion. People in Pennsylvania look at me all stupid when I say the average IQ in places s like Montana and Alaska is higher. If you are really and truly dumb something eats you, falls on you, you ...
by fordwannabe
Fri Jul 12, 2019 2:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Made a handy tool grinder.
Replies: 24
Views: 406

Re: Made a handy tool grinder.

Well done Sir. If I wasn’t laid up with my neck bothering me(old auto accident injury) so bad I would have enjoyed that chuckle but ow ow ow.
by fordwannabe
Thu Jul 11, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The KA-BAR Story
Replies: 21
Views: 517

Re: The KA-BAR Story

Very good and informative. Thank you. I carry one in my get home bag in both vehicles.
by fordwannabe
Thu Jul 11, 2019 7:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 35/30 or 35/30-30
Replies: 47
Views: 8901

Re: 35/30 or 35/30-30

Personally I kinda like having an odd ball caliber or 12.hehe
by fordwannabe
Tue Jul 09, 2019 1:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 4541
Views: 78743

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Well then done deal, Jay. Where do you want the money sent?
Think I can find one in Uncle Henry’s?
by fordwannabe
Tue Jul 09, 2019 7:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 4541
Views: 78743

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Jay I am not like those other two I wouldn’t want you to GIVE me a gun that just wouldn’t be right. I did live in Maine though and picked up a little yankee so I would want a deal. I know just to be good to you I’ll give ya a whole new $100 bill for it. I know I am a giver. No need to thank me for m...
by fordwannabe
Tue Jul 09, 2019 7:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 4541
Views: 78743

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Gunny, when I wrote that last night I was sitting in Strausstown. My wife works at the urgent care as soon as you get off 78. In Bernville you are 15 minutes from my house. My library card is for the Bernville library. When you make it this way again let me know and I’ll buy ya lunch. Jay, I also ha...