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by OldWin
Thu Sep 21, 2017 3:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Drag saw wood pile
Replies: 4
Views: 51

Re: Drag saw wood pile

Drag saw or not, that's a lot of work! You guys have done well. Tell Norma I'm impressed, as I know she helped you buddy.
Now crank up that Harley and take a little ride!
by OldWin
Tue Sep 19, 2017 10:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1919 model 94 range report
Replies: 15
Views: 253

Re: 1919 model 94 range report

Hope you got that ride in today, old buddy. And don't you listen to that Sixgun feller! I ain't a gonna snake that sweet 94'.........the Shovelhead.......or even that beautiful 44 Colt. I may covet a little, but that's it. :D And I'm kinda hurt, Jack ole buddy. I coulda loaded my truck down there la...
by OldWin
Tue Sep 19, 2017 5:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1919 model 94 range report
Replies: 15
Views: 253

Re: 1919 model 94 range report

Yup. I always think those things and wonder about the original owners when i handle my old Winchesters.
Its part of the charm of old guns.
by OldWin
Tue Sep 19, 2017 4:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1919 model 94 range report
Replies: 15
Views: 253

Re: 1919 model 94 range report

Good shootin ole buddy!
As you no doubt know, the short mags shoot best.
Nice old 94, Pitchy!
by OldWin
Mon Sep 18, 2017 12:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bear Spray versus Firearms
Replies: 18
Views: 530

Re: Bear Spray versus Firearms

When my son was in Alaska, he tried a bunch of different guns, spray was never a consideration. While he never had to shoot, he did make some observations. The biggest problem is time. By the time you see it, and perceive enough threat to justify shooting, it's gonna be touchy. He figured handguns w...
by OldWin
Sun Sep 17, 2017 8:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Shooting prone at higher elevations
Replies: 16
Views: 373

Re: Shooting prone at higher elevations

Naw, it ain't too bad haha. Crushed a center cap on one wheel, bunch of rock rash underneath, and bent the skid pan some. Been looking for an excuse to put on a flat skid anyway. The extra clearance will help a lot. Don't you guys overdo it! I know you got quite a woodpile put up already. There is s...
by OldWin
Sun Sep 17, 2017 6:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Shooting prone at higher elevations
Replies: 16
Views: 373

Re: Shooting prone at higher elevations

Man, you made quick work of that sheller! It's like I went through a time warp out wheeling yesterday.
I like the bike lift, buddy! I just got one of those cheapie hydraulic bike jacks.
Now I gotta hit the garage to rattle can rock rash and straighten out skid pans. :D
by OldWin
Tue Sep 12, 2017 5:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Range Report Two 45-70's (links to photos)
Replies: 24
Views: 704

Re: Range Report Two 45-70's (links to photos)

Beautiful 86 Kirk. Thanks for posting that.

Wow, I guess all the cool kids are color blind. :D
by OldWin
Tue Sep 12, 2017 5:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: More original 1886 eye candy
Replies: 9
Views: 404

Re: More original 1886 eye candy

Wow! Just......wow.
by OldWin
Wed Sep 06, 2017 3:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bought another bike
Replies: 18
Views: 410

Re: Bought another bike

Oh yeah, that's much better!
by OldWin
Wed Sep 06, 2017 3:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: It's About Time
Replies: 22
Views: 515

Re: It's About Time

Prayers sent for a quick recovery. Best of luck.
by OldWin
Tue Sep 05, 2017 5:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 94AE rebound hammer parts replacement
Replies: 11
Views: 471

Re: 94AE rebound hammer parts replacement

I looked earlier this year for Griff and myself. Thought I had a local source but it was a bust.
Gave up for now.
by OldWin
Tue Sep 05, 2017 3:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bought another bike
Replies: 18
Views: 410

Re: Bought another bike

Haha, now Id like to see a picture of that! :D
by OldWin
Tue Sep 05, 2017 2:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bought another bike
Replies: 18
Views: 410

Re: Bought another bike

Wow, you ain't gonna have to worry about anyone stealin your ride.
That's one bad azzed 1%er dude you got guardin it, Pitchy. :D
by OldWin
Tue Sep 05, 2017 12:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bought another bike
Replies: 18
Views: 410

Re: Bought another bike

That's good buddy. It's nice when its somethung you guys can do together.
Kristy likes to go wuth me too.
by OldWin
Tue Sep 05, 2017 8:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bought another bike
Replies: 18
Views: 410

Re: Bought another bike

Glad you're keeping the old Shovel. I really like that bike.
Well, you can always change this one up to suit you, bud.
Does Norma ride?
by OldWin
Mon Sep 04, 2017 7:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bought another bike
Replies: 18
Views: 410

Re: Bought another bike

Awesome deal Pitchy! Man, thats low miles. I got 20k on my 2008.
Got a wicked soft spot for Evo's. Just a great engine IMO.
You keeping your '77? That's a sweet bike too.
by OldWin
Sun Sep 03, 2017 8:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A little shootin' today
Replies: 10
Views: 395

Re: A little shootin' today

Good stuff guys.

Love the Colt, Jack. Great story.

Can I have it? :D .........Just had to say it.
by OldWin
Thu Aug 31, 2017 4:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Little fun today
Replies: 15
Views: 407

Re: Little fun today

Oh I got an idea you can do better than that. :D
by OldWin
Thu Aug 31, 2017 3:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Little fun today
Replies: 15
Views: 407

Re: Little fun today

I think them cans were just too tough for the pistol Pitchy! There ain't no way a feller stylin like that, with that cool hardware, was missing.
The ol 76 sure made quick work of em, though buddy!
by OldWin
Tue Aug 29, 2017 11:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Looks Like Pitchy Made This!
Replies: 5
Views: 407

Re: Looks Like Pitchy Made This!

Naw, if Pitchy made it, he would be hefting a nice old double bit axe or have a 1919 Browning .30 cal over his shoulder. :D
by OldWin
Sun Aug 27, 2017 6:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A New Source of Synthetic Ivory for Grips
Replies: 6
Views: 277

Re: A New Source of Synthetic Ivory for Grips

Nice. Can you get them "aged"?
I have a set of old Tylers Tru Fit ivorex. They are "aged", and I really like the look.
Problem is, mine are for a Ruger, I need Colt.
by OldWin
Thu Aug 24, 2017 1:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Model 1819 Hall Breach-loading Flintlock Rifle
Replies: 15
Views: 469

Re: Model 1819 Hall Breach-loading Flintlock Rifle

Wow, good work Lenn! That is really neat. Proves a feller with ingenuity can do about anything.
by OldWin
Wed Aug 23, 2017 5:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Built a drag saw.
Replies: 41
Views: 1512

Re: Built a drag saw.

Pretty good pile bud!
Good thinking! Many don't realize how the dirt on the wood can dull a saw.
If I tipped the ground with the chainsaw, my ole man would give me what for when I was a kid. But, it worked. I'm still careful. :D
by OldWin
Wed Aug 23, 2017 2:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Built a drag saw.
Replies: 41
Views: 1512

Re: Built a drag saw.

Pretty slick Pitchy. You got yourself quite a setup, now.
How long will the blade go between sharpenings?
by OldWin
Tue Aug 22, 2017 10:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spike art
Replies: 47
Views: 1416

Re: Spike art

Another good one Pitchy. I know you sent me a pic today, but I like to comment here too.
Like I told you earlier......looks like one badazz hombre. The bronc looks like it could be trouble too. :D
by OldWin
Sun Aug 20, 2017 10:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another dozen years...
Replies: 9
Views: 413

Re: Another dozen years...

Sup? Itbegoin dope homes, yo. (Moronics) :D

My man, Six! Pace yourself with retirement buddy!
by OldWin
Sun Aug 20, 2017 8:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another dozen years...
Replies: 9
Views: 413

Re: Another dozen years...

Gee... Six.. that's All I want is to get to perfection like YOU.......You Da Man.! :D . Yup. Ole Six is my hero! :D Hang in there, Kid. I got about the same amount of tume left. Keep hoping for an early out. I've got 30 years with the company but I'm not old enough......just feel it. They've done s...
by OldWin
Fri Aug 18, 2017 3:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Member's Intro
Replies: 9
Views: 267

Re: Member's Intro

Welcome! I smell a fresh bank account that needs to be exchanged for a safe full of cool guns! :D Seriously though, this is a great bunch, with LOTS of knowledge. And, on more than just leverguns....gasp! :o The guys gave good advise. Try and find a reputable safety course in your area. If you have ...
by OldWin
Mon Aug 14, 2017 3:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spike art
Replies: 47
Views: 1416

Re: Spike art

Incredible Lenn!
Just beautiful work, my friend! You have incredible talent and imagination.
by OldWin
Sun Aug 13, 2017 2:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spike art
Replies: 47
Views: 1416

Re: Spike art

Hahaha! Now its coming out the other end. Must have been quite a party.
Hope it aint the burning kind.
by OldWin
Wed Aug 09, 2017 10:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayers up for America
Replies: 13
Views: 835

Re: Prayers up for America

I know we've talked about this Pitchy. I also know it weighs heavily on you, my friend. As I've said, there are a lot of people that work hard to make us feel alone, but we aren't. Trump sitting in the WH is proof we are far from alone. Truth is, as bad as they didn't want Trump in there, they didn'...
by OldWin
Mon Aug 07, 2017 1:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Dixiejack,wcandres,oldgerboy & Pitchy
Replies: 4
Views: 216

Re: Happy Birthday Dixiejack,wcandres,oldgerboy & Pitchy

Popular day!
Happy birthday guys.
by OldWin
Sun Aug 06, 2017 7:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jeepin pics
Replies: 24
Views: 870

Re: Jeepin pics

Its the same here. Rust is always the biggest problem. Bought my 03 Rubicon new and put it up winters so its rust free. Got an old 97 four banger that was run winters till 2010 but I sprayed it with oil twice a year. :o I too, is rust free. Its getting tough to find TJ's, and especially YJ's, that ...
by OldWin
Sun Aug 06, 2017 2:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Built a drag saw.
Replies: 41
Views: 1512

Re: Built a drag saw.

Awesome pics bud. Now thats how to work!
by OldWin
Sun Aug 06, 2017 2:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jeepin pics
Replies: 24
Views: 870

Re: Jeepin pics

Its the same here. Rust is always the biggest problem. Bought my 03 Rubicon new and put it up winters so its rust free. Got an old 97 four banger that was run winters till 2010 but I sprayed it with oil twice a year. I too, is rust free. Its getting tough to find TJ's, and especially YJ's, that don'...
by OldWin
Fri Aug 04, 2017 7:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A public thank you to sixgun
Replies: 35
Views: 1194

Re: A public thank you to sixgun

Congrats my friend!
Happy Anniversary to you guys! Glad you are getting to spend time together.
by OldWin
Fri Aug 04, 2017 7:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jeepin pics
Replies: 24
Views: 870

Re: Jeepin pics

Quite a bit different terrain than the local desert I usually visit. Looks like everyone had a good time. So, how many times did you get stuck? I didn't the last two trips. I winched once Memorial weekend. Just ran out of clearance. Forward progress stopped a few times last weekend, but a back up a...
by OldWin
Fri Aug 04, 2017 7:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jeepin pics
Replies: 24
Views: 870

Re: Jeepin pics

I tell ya bud, they wouldn't let us all group up in one place. If they gave us one state and put us all there....... Im thinking we could take all comers. Wish I could have posted some videos but it wont let me. Bunch of em on Facebook and a bunch on YouTube under PV4WD. It is a bummer bein all spre...
by OldWin
Fri Aug 04, 2017 6:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Eye Surgery Coming Up
Replies: 31
Views: 955

Re: Eye Surgery Coming Up

Good luck Blaine.
I bet you are going to see a huge improvement.
Be shooting like Herb Parsons in no time!
by OldWin
Fri Aug 04, 2017 5:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jeepin pics
Replies: 24
Views: 870

Re: Jeepin pics

Thanks bro. And yes, ole Six is right. It's a lot worse than it looks. Oh, come on Jack. Cruise on up in that minty Rubicon. We'll hit the trails! Missing a Schoodic Mountain trip tomorrow. Bummer, it's a great trail. We are going down to the oldest sons place. Guess I can't be a kid ALL the time......
by OldWin
Fri Aug 04, 2017 12:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jeepin pics
Replies: 24
Views: 870

Re: Jeepin pics

Just beautiful.
You gotta love flatties. Haven't had one.....yet. I had a 59 CJ-5 though. I never should have sold it.
by OldWin
Thu Aug 03, 2017 9:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jeepin pics
Replies: 24
Views: 870

Re: Jeepin pics

Quite a bit different terrain than the local desert I usually visit. Looks like everyone had a good time. So, how many times did you get stuck? I didn't the last two trips. I winched once Memorial weekend. Just ran out of clearance. Forward progress stopped a few times last weekend, but a back up a...
by OldWin
Thu Aug 03, 2017 4:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jeepin pics
Replies: 24
Views: 870

Re: Jeepin pics

First trip was down to Bear Mt., by Livermore Falls. Last weekend was trails on a club members property. Much tougher than the pics look! There was some carnage. Guy broke the yoke on the drive flange on a YJ, club pres stripped some teeth off his front ring gear, two XJ Cheokees with body damage (o...
by OldWin
Thu Aug 03, 2017 2:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Jeepin pics
Replies: 24
Views: 870

Jeepin pics

Been Jeeping with the club the last two weekends. Thought I'd post a bunch of pics.
by OldWin
Wed Aug 02, 2017 3:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spike art
Replies: 47
Views: 1416

Re: Spike art

Now that is just a riot, bud!
Guess he got.........hammered. :?

See what i did there Blaine?
by OldWin
Tue Aug 01, 2017 3:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Built a drag saw.
Replies: 41
Views: 1512

Re: Built a drag saw.

You build some cool stuff bud! I really like stuff from the old logging days.
Probably cause I don't need to use it to earn a living haha.
by OldWin
Tue Aug 01, 2017 2:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Built a drag saw.
Replies: 41
Views: 1512

Re: Built a drag saw.

Looking good Lenn. That would be way faster for me. I'd have to stop and take a break about every 30 seconds :D
Then I'd remember there was something else I had to do......then I'd think how good a cold beer would taste.......then I'd have to take a leak.......probably should see about lunch. :D
by OldWin
Tue Aug 01, 2017 1:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Wanna Be a SAILOR?
Replies: 12
Views: 712

Re: Wanna Be a SAILOR?

Who you foolin, Six? You couldn't fit those Winchesters of yours in a shack. :D

Mmmmmm.....Yuengling. Wish we could get that stuff up here.
by OldWin
Tue Aug 01, 2017 12:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 94 carbine or rifle?
Replies: 23
Views: 1071

Re: Winchester 94 carbine or rifle?

I have a bunch of 94s, from 16-26". Ive got 32s in 16,20, and 24. Ive carried and hunted with them all. Everbody loves the trappers, but truthfully, they are the least practical and have the worst balance IMO. The 20" carbines are the best if you hunt the thick or are in and out of vehicles. Like Si...