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by fordwannabe
Sun Jul 05, 2020 6:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4836
Views: 79098

Re: The Gun Room

Uncle T-bone and Bennett say Happy Birthday Jack. The key da took a pic of Bennett with his cricket for me. :D
by fordwannabe
Sun Jul 05, 2020 7:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4836
Views: 79098

Re: The Gun Room

Your post officed? Man that is bad. Whatever it was hope today is better.
This might bring a smile to ya. Future levergunner Bennett on his first B day.
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by fordwannabe
Sat Jul 04, 2020 9:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4836
Views: 79098

Re: The Gun Room

Ha ha Gunny. Welcome to the club.
by fordwannabe
Fri Jul 03, 2020 6:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1858 New Army bummer
Replies: 18
Views: 319

Re: 1858 New Army bummer

As for the bore butter or grease or crisco all have the same use. If a spark travels from one cylinder to the next and is hot enough to melt it’s way in the powder of the other chamber KABOOM as you saw. I know lots of people don’t use it( I know of lots of people who use heroin too.) I was taught t...
by fordwannabe
Fri Jul 03, 2020 6:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4836
Views: 79098

Re: The Gun Room

Prayers up Fred. A pnuemo is usually a symptom of something else. Some of it not so bad. Sounds like they are on it. Any idea what testing is being done?
by fordwannabe
Fri Jul 03, 2020 11:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4836
Views: 79098

Re: The Gun Room

When talking to the lady it seems Remington is back in production so I will be buying more to put away but need to wait a while.
by fordwannabe
Fri Jul 03, 2020 8:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4836
Views: 79098

Re: The Gun Room

If anybody is interested ET Brass in Ohio has 86 grain Remington 25/20 bullets in stock(only 2000 left I helped deplete the stock by 500🤗🤗) for $26 a Hundred or 500 was $25 a box with free shipping.
by fordwannabe
Thu Jul 02, 2020 2:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4836
Views: 79098

Re: The Gun Room

I am very proud to be those boy’s Uncle T-Bone!
by fordwannabe
Thu Jul 02, 2020 12:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4836
Views: 79098

Re: The Gun Room

Got to my eye Dr appointment early today because I KNEW it was gonna be an issue. The little cuties out front with their handmade mask. Question question question then have you had contact with anyone known to be Covid positive in the last three weeks? Yup! Eeeek! I have been in Covid positive facil...
by fordwannabe
Thu Jul 02, 2020 8:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Question / POLL
Replies: 89
Views: 916

Re: Question / POLL

Don’t mean to hijack this thread but want to make a comment on young un’s and leverguns. My buddy has a daughter (actually step daughter by neither one EVER uses that phrase) she is 11. We all went to the range a couple times and after using semi 22’s, bolt 22’s, and lever 22’s she flat out said she...
by fordwannabe
Tue Jun 30, 2020 7:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4836
Views: 79098

Re: The Gun Room

Good news Gunny. Here’s to her healing up quick
by fordwannabe
Sun Jun 28, 2020 4:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4836
Views: 79098

Re: The Gun Room

Burt Lancaster
by fordwannabe
Sun Jun 28, 2020 2:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Question / POLL
Replies: 89
Views: 916

Re: Question / POLL

I am 55. I started shooting at 5. I got my first 22 at 10 and started reloading shot shells at 14. Started casting in my early 20’s then didn’t for many years. When politics got weird ER(?). I thought it might be a good idea to have my own supply of projectiles readily available so I started again a...
by fordwannabe
Sun Jun 28, 2020 9:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Some Days
Replies: 10
Views: 232

Re: Some Days

Pitchy I work for State Government in a division run by a man that wears a dress and calls himself Rachel! Yeah I have a LOT of those days. Awesome idea, and well done.
by fordwannabe
Sun Jun 28, 2020 8:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: If you had just one .44 mold ...
Replies: 17
Views: 282

Re: If you had just one .44 mold ...

I would go with the M&P in that case. Mine is a two cavity with three sets of pins. One flat point, one small hollowpoint, and one large penta point. Right at $100 in brass and gives you some options. Buuuit I shoot a lot of the Keith too.
by fordwannabe
Sat Jun 27, 2020 9:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4836
Views: 79098

Re: The Gun Room

Howdy boys, Griff I am a little partial to my 95 in 30-40 but it has a lonely so Six what do I win for page 95? Remember Marlin made 1895’s also! I got to do sumptin yesterday that I haven’t done in a Looong time! I got a HAIRCUT! It feels so good to be a man again instead a having a man bun. Beauti...
by fordwannabe
Sat Jun 27, 2020 7:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cast Boolits?
Replies: 21
Views: 323

Re: Cast Boolits?

I just tried and got the same as 6pt
by fordwannabe
Fri Jun 26, 2020 6:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Am I going to regret rubbing the Genies lamp?!
Replies: 7
Views: 245

Re: Am I going to regret rubbing the Genies lamp?!

Welcome. If you are here you will probably end up regretting it. This bunch of enablers will convince you you NEED a fill in the blank, and if you have that fill in the blank then you NEED this fill in the blank to go with it. Mostly in good clean fun. Lots of knowledge here too. Any 1884 pre 64 is ...
by fordwannabe
Thu Jun 25, 2020 11:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Vintage Weaver Pivot Scope Mount
Replies: 12
Views: 206

Re: Vintage Weaver Pivot Scope Mount

Rube, my Dad’s 03 in 06 had a similar set up for several decades. He never had a problem with it The year he died I took it for a sit and that scope was accurate enough in that setup. A nice Weaver k4 or an older leupold m6 would be just right for that rifle.
by fordwannabe
Wed Jun 24, 2020 8:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4836
Views: 79098

Re: The Gun Room

Ha one post in 24 hours
by fordwannabe
Tue Jun 23, 2020 9:13 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: "Noose" odds....
Replies: 10
Views: 291

Re: "Noose" odds....

The FBI and all powerful NASCAR have photos of the noose in that garage space( and all other stalls) as far back as fall of 2019. However that stall was not assigned to RPM and Bubba until the week before the race. I like Bubba I think the kid has some talent and until this he always seemed a fun lo...
by fordwannabe
Tue Jun 23, 2020 8:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4836
Views: 79098

Re: The Gun Room

One more then I will stop. The difference in America (not just this forum) now and when I was a kid can be summed up by an experience from when I was a kid. In the one town we lived in there was a dirty book store. I didn’t know there was a dirty book store because my parents drove home a different ...
by fordwannabe
Tue Jun 23, 2020 8:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4836
Views: 79098

Re: The Gun Room

Who is complaining now? I understand OS but I hear much worse language at the grocery store these days. In my opinion there is an instigator. Nuff said. I will try to follow the new rule.
by fordwannabe
Tue Jun 23, 2020 8:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayer request
Replies: 16
Views: 264

Re: Prayer request

Prayers up.
by fordwannabe
Mon Jun 22, 2020 9:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Other Gun Forums.
Replies: 26
Views: 759

Re: Other Gun Forums.

Gamekeeper, those .410 people are also the experts that tell you a 30-30 is not powerful enough for whitetail deer( while many of them at the same time extolled the virtues of a long bow instead of a compound).
by fordwannabe
Mon Jun 22, 2020 9:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sunday afternoon
Replies: 6
Views: 273

Re: Sunday afternoon

Hey tree rat eradicating should have a holiday.
by fordwannabe
Mon Jun 22, 2020 9:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mini prayer request...
Replies: 19
Views: 387

Re: Mini prayer request...

Continued prays for all medical people and for peace Doc.! You are one of the good’uns.
by fordwannabe
Mon Jun 22, 2020 6:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Suppressed 22LR
Replies: 18
Views: 404

Re: Suppressed 22LR

For my 22 can I have a Savage 93 bolt. 2x Ruger 10/22’s,a Ruger mkIi semi handgun and a Henry carbine all threaded and ready for the can.
by fordwannabe
Mon Jun 22, 2020 6:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need prayer for my Dad!
Replies: 26
Views: 376

Re: Need prayer for my Dad!

Knee mail sent.
by fordwannabe
Mon Jun 22, 2020 6:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4836
Views: 79098

Re: The Gun Room

Around here a buck a pound raw wheel weights is average. Fiddy cent a pound in ingots is smokin.
by fordwannabe
Sun Jun 21, 2020 9:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Fathers Day!
Replies: 5
Views: 144

Re: Happy Fathers Day!

Careful Jack he has a cricket and if he doesn’t get his nap...oofta.
by fordwannabe
Sun Jun 21, 2020 9:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Suppressed 22LR
Replies: 18
Views: 404

Re: Suppressed 22LR

A suppressed 22 is about as much fun as you can have, with your pants on. Gotta admit though Inwas playing with a suppressed encore in 45/70 yesterday with 520 grain Rn that was pretty fun too.
by fordwannabe
Sun Jun 21, 2020 9:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4836
Views: 79098

Re: The Gun Room

Griff I only added another 283 pounds gotta be 1500 pounds in there.
Mr Ingot that is a smoking price. It’s an old cast iron mold originally used to make CORN BREAD.
by fordwannabe
Sun Jun 21, 2020 3:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4836
Views: 79098

Re: The Gun Room

Gunny betcha can’t lift it
by fordwannabe
Sun Jun 21, 2020 2:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4836
Views: 79098

Re: The Gun Room

David I get the funny, but corncobs fit in the pot sooooo nicely.
by fordwannabe
Sun Jun 21, 2020 1:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4836
Views: 79098

Re: The Gun Room

Well boys I stand before you with my hat in hand to say ..... I lied to y’all. I stated that on a Juneteenth a new state holiday I smelted wheel weights into 225 pounds of ingots. Today when stacking them into my storage box( side to side pickup box) I counted again and had done 283 pounds net. Whee...
by fordwannabe
Sun Jun 21, 2020 9:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Fathers Day!
Replies: 5
Views: 144

Re: Happy Fathers Day!

He was three when he got a .22 cricket. THREE WEEKS that is!🤗😎
by fordwannabe
Sun Jun 21, 2020 9:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Fathers Day!
Replies: 5
Views: 144

Happy Fathers Day!

To all who fall into this category Happy Fathers Day. This will be my first as a Grandfather. Future lever gunner Bennett. Born July 3,2019.
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by fordwannabe
Sat Jun 20, 2020 10:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Other Gun Forums.
Replies: 26
Views: 759

Re: Other Gun Forums.

Paco a couple times a day MOST days. Cast boolits and Marlin Owners a couple times a week. But I do searches and end up on other forums to get questions answered.
by fordwannabe
Sat Jun 20, 2020 10:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Holster & Belt
Replies: 6
Views: 333

Re: New Holster & Belt

Looks good to me. Of course it’s on the wrong side so I won’t Ask if I can have it . Truly good job!
by fordwannabe
Sat Jun 20, 2020 5:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: current commieflu info
Replies: 19
Views: 491

Re: current commieflu info

I DO NOT disagree that the numbers are all inflated. I just don’t want well meaning and right minded people to think it is all bravo Sierra.
by fordwannabe
Sat Jun 20, 2020 4:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4836
Views: 79098

Re: The Gun Room

Dagnabbit Gunny, you should work for the state not nearly so hectic. Haha haha. Melissa still doesn’t have the new plates for her Subaru. The NJ temporary registration is no good and Pa doesn’t see her VIn anywhere in their system. She got the car Mother’s Day weekend. Government efficiency at it’s ...
by fordwannabe
Fri Jun 19, 2020 11:51 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Hypocrites!
Replies: 19
Views: 574

Re: Hypocrites!

The fact that congress doesn’t have to live under the rules they vote in should make all AMERICANS sick to their stomachs.
by fordwannabe
Fri Jun 19, 2020 11:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: current commieflu info
Replies: 19
Views: 491

Re: current commieflu info

I was sent to do a federally mandated infection control survey in a long term care home on Thursday. This facility has has 9 covid deaths in the last 7 days. It is out there guys. The strange thing is LOTs of people are positive with no signs or symptoms. One of the facilities I was in last week two...
by fordwannabe
Fri Jun 19, 2020 11:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4836
Views: 79098

Re: The Gun Room

So Pennsylvania Governor Dick Wolf, err Tom Wolf decided yesterday that all Pa state employees needed a new annual state paid holiday. Juneteenth is a celebration of the day in 1865 that Texas announced all former slaves are now free men. So we will now be getting June 19th off every year(guess he w...
by fordwannabe
Thu Jun 18, 2020 9:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4836
Views: 79098

Re: The Gun Room

Enjoy the trip bud.
by fordwannabe
Wed Jun 17, 2020 9:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Scouting is dead to me
Replies: 20
Views: 778

Re: Scouting is dead to me

I was a scout, rephrase, I was PROUD to be a Boy Scout. Cultural diversity well yeah, we had three brothers in our troop that were seventh day Adventist’s, so we worked together. Some trips they came and helped set up camp then left, and returned when they could. Some trips the rest of us left Satur...
by fordwannabe
Tue Jun 16, 2020 8:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4836
Views: 79098

Re: The Gun Room

OS all I got is I wanted to win that rifle. Sniffle sniffle
by fordwannabe
Tue Jun 16, 2020 12:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4836
Views: 79098

Re: The Gun Room

Fred a little of your magic could make this situation much better. I should be the rightful winner of page 93 and that rifle Jack keeps teasing me with. I wish I could Jack.You don’t know how much I wish I could
by fordwannabe
Tue Jun 16, 2020 7:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 4836
Views: 79098

Re: The Gun Room

Yes Gunny the 1897 worked flawlessly. The G O B’s (good ol boys) at Homestead sent a shipping notifications last night Now to get a couple gallons of vinegar.
A 50-110 cartridge as a avatar I like it!
I am most excited about the paperwork for the can.