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by Booger Bill
Sat Jul 11, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Drill & Tap for Williams FP-94/36 - not that hard or costly
Replies: 14
Views: 5350

Re: Drill & Tap for Williams FP-94/36 - not that hard or costly

I bought this 94 new about 1957 when I was 16. I put the Williams foolproof on it. The holes were there and I didn't have to drill. I did have the pad put on for LOP. I have other rifles and hadn't shot this one in many years. Finally a few years ago I took it to the range to check it and it still w...
by Booger Bill
Thu Jul 09, 2020 6:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Question / POLL
Replies: 106
Views: 1412

Re: Question / POLL

About a 37 ford.
by Booger Bill
Thu Jul 09, 2020 5:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Question / POLL
Replies: 106
Views: 1412

Re: Question / POLL

79. So far looks like I am in third place? Probably started shooting at 7 years old. My dad was a great teacher. He worked me at it.
https://i.postimg.cc/6QDtdftr/Dad-in-1946.jpg
by Booger Bill
Fri Jul 03, 2020 6:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Im in love.
Replies: 24
Views: 551

Re: Im in love.

I left Jackson 7 am. June 6, 1968. Hit snow over the pass out of Jackson but later that night around Mesquite was riding in my T shirt. Got to Salt Lake and needed a rear tire. Bought a recap at the Harley dealer and thought I would save money and put it on myself. Thats the only time I ever heard o...
by Booger Bill
Fri Jul 03, 2020 4:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Im in love.
Replies: 24
Views: 551

Re: Im in love.

I started out with a 1946 whizzer just like this one.https://www.hemmings.com/classifieds/dealer/whizzer/schwinn-whizzer/2323321.html I think I paid $45 for it in 1953 used when I was twelve. From that a used 1947 CZ and in later years a bunch of Brit bikes, a goose and a few rice rockets, KLR and t...
by Booger Bill
Thu Jul 02, 2020 12:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Im in love.
Replies: 24
Views: 551

Re: Im in love.

A friend I used to ride with bought a new 1946 Chief when he came home from the war. (2) When they built the Alaskan highway he rode it by himself up and back from California. He was big on Beemers and had I think three including a single cylinder R-27. all four at the same time. He died in the 1990...
by Booger Bill
Wed Jul 01, 2020 10:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Im in love.
Replies: 24
Views: 551

Re: Im in love.

That would be my dream too. When I was a kid in the fiftys we had a old family friend. He claimed he bought new the last 4 cylinder Indian built. Said he went to the factory and talked them into putting his together with left over parts or whatever after they quit production. The american Indian com...
by Booger Bill
Fri Jun 26, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I Hope This Isn't Real
Replies: 14
Views: 553

Re: I Hope This Isn't Real

There are two followings in the christian community. Pre trib and post trib thinking. I dont worry much about what I cant control. Just live by faith. I dont claim to know everything. I admit I dont know which faction is right. I think I have heard preachers of the same denomination pick opposing si...
by Booger Bill
Sun Jun 21, 2020 6:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hello again folks! Kinda starting over
Replies: 14
Views: 421

Re: Hello again folks! Kinda starting over

Been there, done that. Hang in there life gets better. My old best friend died from near you. Maybe you are dating his widow? Her divorced sister also lives at Moore last I heard. Hmmm
by Booger Bill
Sun Jun 21, 2020 6:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Shooting
Replies: 19
Views: 609

Re: Shooting

You aught to name that "Nut Breaker."
by Booger Bill
Sat Jun 13, 2020 11:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: We would go to jai!
Replies: 7
Views: 657

Re: We would go to jai!

Almost 50 years ago I got in gun confrontation in of all places downtown Los Angeles and walked! My GF was driving my 1964 Coupe DeVille. Since it wasn't my main ride I just had liability on it. I had worked graveyard, hadn't been to bed and this was evening on my night off so she was driving. Two d...
by Booger Bill
Fri Jun 12, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Car Seat for Levergunners!
Replies: 6
Views: 639

Re: Car Seat for Levergunners!

About 55 years ago I bought a seat cover for my truck that had a long gun case enclosed at the bottom behind your legs. They were popular and many looked like a Indian blanket.
by Booger Bill
Sat Jun 06, 2020 11:07 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Recently......
Replies: 3
Views: 268

Re: Recently......

Too cold to riot there. Seems all riots I recall in this country is during hot weather.
by Booger Bill
Fri Jun 05, 2020 12:41 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: I offended a patient....
Replies: 12
Views: 574

Re: I offended a patient....

There was a guy at work that kept complaining about a sick stomach. We told him to go see a doctor. He was a cheapskate and thought doctors were too expensive. A guy told him about a real cheap old doctor he knew of. He went, came back the next day and told us how it went. He said it was in a bad pa...
by Booger Bill
Fri Jun 05, 2020 12:21 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Bongino defines 'Systemic Racism'
Replies: 3
Views: 271

Re: Bongino defines 'Systemic Racism'

Multi tasking. Like me watching fox news while I am on the computer typing on these gun sites and eating donuts. My only break is when the wife watch's Heartland and those lousy fixer upper home shows.
by Booger Bill
Thu Jun 04, 2020 12:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: gun owning demos.
Replies: 6
Views: 441

Re: gun owning demos.

As already said above, I think many are demonrat because their family were. I am convinced a bible thumping christian couldn't be or stay a democrat unless they never owned a tv set, radio or newspaper. If I was a member of the demonrat party all it would take is to watch liberals like pelosi, shumm...
by Booger Bill
Wed Jun 03, 2020 10:43 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: I offended a patient....
Replies: 12
Views: 574

Re: I offended a patient....

Your my type doctor. We go to a NP. He has mounted heads, stuffed wildcat, a fireplace with a red ryder bb rifle hanging over it etc in one exam room, Harley MC stuff in another, walls painted with surfing stuff in another. His dog has run of the office and exam rooms and greets all patents. He has ...
by Booger Bill
Fri May 29, 2020 8:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Smith & Wesson model 19
Replies: 21
Views: 955

Re: Smith & Wesson model 19

Since I made this a "show & tell" here`s my other two .357`s. A model 27-2 5" that I had the company engrave my name on, (I wouldn't do that again) and a 4" Python. (Have the original grips stashed). I guess I was getting even for a poor childhood. https://i.postimg.cc/vTXTS9Pq/SW--27-2-N-13491.jpg ...
by Booger Bill
Fri May 29, 2020 7:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Smith & Wesson model 19
Replies: 21
Views: 955

Re: Smith & Wesson model 19

My model 66-3 3" Lew Horton special one of three hundred. Ported, triljon sight, all the bells and whistles.
https://i.postimg.cc/5NvLktcT/S-W-66-3-088.jpg
It`s pretty close in size to the Python
https://i.postimg.cc/BShHKJYj/Oct-2012-016.jpg
by Booger Bill
Mon May 25, 2020 12:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Oh Heck Yes!! I Want One Of These!!
Replies: 14
Views: 794

Re: Oh Heck Yes!! I Want One Of These!!

I was born 80 years too soon.
by Booger Bill
Wed May 20, 2020 6:59 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chuckie and Nasty Go To Montana
Replies: 6
Views: 551

Re: Chuckie and Nasty Go To Montana

I got here too late. The video is gone.
by Booger Bill
Sat May 02, 2020 12:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy birthday Booger Bill.
Replies: 5
Views: 234

Re: Happy birthday Booger Bill.

Thanks. I spent it under house arrest along with everyone else. How did ya all know?
Oopps. Just went through my recent posts and see where I ratted myself. Thanks again.
by Booger Bill
Fri May 01, 2020 5:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FYI PLEASE BE AWARE
Replies: 6
Views: 564

Re: FYI PLEASE BE AWARE

Took me awhile.
by Booger Bill
Wed Apr 29, 2020 11:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I Just Couldn't Help Myself!!
Replies: 4
Views: 248

Re: I Just Couldn't Help Myself!!

We haven't received our check. They must know we would just blow it anyway. Today is my 79th birthday. Ya would think they would have given me my present! Ya think maybe they are waiting for me to die??
by Booger Bill
Tue Apr 28, 2020 6:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: An Apparent Gunshot Accident
Replies: 7
Views: 558

Re: An Apparent Gunshot Accident

Bonnie & Frank were close friends of mine. They went to Tijuana Mexico and were looking through a store window. Another american couple came up alongside and also were looking at something. Bonnie turned around to leave and accidentally elbowed the other woman in the ribs. The woman screamed, "Yaaa ...
by Booger Bill
Sun Apr 26, 2020 1:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Latest 1895 Winchester And A Few Test Shots
Replies: 13
Views: 565

Re: Latest 1895 Winchester And A Few Test Shots

I own this 95 carbine. When I bought it about 45 years ago the rear sight was missing. A close friend, a old man who was into guns gave me and mounted a Buffington rear sight for me and the holes matched! We didnt have to drill. However the handguard wont fit over it so I dont use it. The rifle is a...
by Booger Bill
Sun Apr 26, 2020 10:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My wife and I decided we don't want to have children....
Replies: 8
Views: 548

Re: My wife and I decided we don't want to have children....

A couple were at the divorce lawyer and bickering over a mean looking boy and the lawyer is telling them, well one of you has to take him!
by Booger Bill
Mon Apr 20, 2020 8:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: new vs. used.
Replies: 18
Views: 865

Re: new vs. used.

Over many years I must have bought at least 200 to 300 guns. Probably the majority of them used. Bought only two used ones off the net the rest face to face. I never "got took" but had a good old collector friend that was my mentor when I started out.
by Booger Bill
Wed Apr 15, 2020 12:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Toilet Paper Lottery!!
Replies: 12
Views: 574

Re: Toilet Paper Lottery!!

Thats like I seen in a bathroom pay toilet wall years ago: Here I sit broken hearted,
paid a quarter, only farted.
by Booger Bill
Wed Apr 15, 2020 11:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: new vs. used.
Replies: 18
Views: 865

Re: new vs. used.

Used guns, like used brides, should be eyed with some suspicion, However I have had good luck with both and conversely had trouble in the past with new ones.
by Booger Bill
Tue Apr 14, 2020 3:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Relative Importance in 2020
Replies: 7
Views: 376

Re: Relative Importance in 2020

All pooped out.
by Booger Bill
Sat Apr 11, 2020 8:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "The Virginian"
Replies: 18
Views: 664

Re: "The Virginian"

My wife and Clint about 7 years ago.
https://i.postimg.cc/3JSN746m/Theresa-Clint-Walker.jpg
by Booger Bill
Thu Apr 09, 2020 2:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New tire thumper.
Replies: 19
Views: 642

Re: New tire thumper.

Many years ago I dated a tough divorcee. She heated up a frying pan and brained her ex with it! That had to smart!
by Booger Bill
Thu Apr 09, 2020 10:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: hardships of sheltering in place:
Replies: 33
Views: 1092

Re: hardships of sheltering in place:

I really was a fool. Should have went to night school!
by Booger Bill
Tue Apr 07, 2020 3:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My 1st Safe Queen -- H&R Sportsman "1 of 999"
Replies: 16
Views: 985

Re: My 1st Safe Queen -- H&R Sportsman "1 of 999"

I recall my dad having one in the 1940`s. Had to be the first handgun I shot. Actually he had two. He traded one for a 1936 chev (first car I drove) and replaced it with another.
by Booger Bill
Tue Apr 07, 2020 1:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I'm getting ready to go to town ..
Replies: 13
Views: 475

Re: I'm getting ready to go to town ..

Mine did as I was guarding the place.
by Booger Bill
Tue Apr 07, 2020 1:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I'm getting ready to go to town ..
Replies: 13
Views: 475

Re: I'm getting ready to go to town ..

Fine, but I wouldn't open carry wearing that mask!
by Booger Bill
Sat Apr 04, 2020 6:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Feeling the years...
Replies: 17
Views: 564

Re: Feeling the years...

79 in two weeks, if I make it.
by Booger Bill
Fri Apr 03, 2020 12:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My stay at home project.
Replies: 24
Views: 1197

Re: My stay at home project.

You guys would have liked the chance I had when I was a kid in the late 1940`s through the 1960`s. I had a bachelor uncle and I was his favorite (and only nephew). He came home from the war and owned this junk yard. The photograph was taken from a airplane about the mid 1950`s. He would have gave me...
by Booger Bill
Sun Mar 29, 2020 4:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fauci's best guess
Replies: 10
Views: 871

Re: Fauci's best guess

I cant agree with wecsoger on that. I think the leftest news along with the democrat party sensationalized the virus to put president trump in a spot so bad that the stock market has tanked. Odd how they tried to get him impeached for so long and when that didn't work they used this virus that conve...
by Booger Bill
Sun Mar 29, 2020 3:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fauci's best guess
Replies: 10
Views: 871

Re: Fauci's best guess

I am confused. [Since 2010, the flu has killed between 12,000 and 61,000 Americans a year.] In the early 1950`s many died from polio and many crippled. The country didn't have a 2 trillion stimulus and the stock market didn't tank. So far we have lost something like 2,100 to the virus and we now fin...
by Booger Bill
Sun Mar 22, 2020 5:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: It official for those that care Brady is now a Buc
Replies: 10
Views: 485

Re: It official for those that care Brady is now a Buc

Roy Rogers sidekick that drove nelly bell.
by Booger Bill
Tue Mar 17, 2020 10:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: worst time in your life
Replies: 54
Views: 1661

Re: worst time in your life

Kirk, I had the same. It was about 1947 or 1948 when I was seven. We had a old wringer washing machine. It would chatter like a machine gun if you partially engage it. I was mowing down a bunch of krauts swinging the wringer. My left hand got caught in it. Fortunately I kept my fingers straight. My ...
by Booger Bill
Sun Mar 15, 2020 1:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Positive comments about Buck Knives
Replies: 19
Views: 554

Re: Positive comments about Buck Knives

Somewhere I have a orange handled knife something like that with a odd switchblade. It has a curved blade for cutting parachute cord. I think my uncle gave it to me when I was a kid as he was in the 82nd AB during war 2.
by Booger Bill
Sun Mar 15, 2020 1:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Positive comments about Buck Knives
Replies: 19
Views: 554

Re: Positive comments about Buck Knives

Somewhere I have a orange handled knife something like that with a odd switchblade. It has a curved blade for cutting parachute cord. I think my uncle gave it to me when I was a kid as he was in the 82nd AB during war 2.
by Booger Bill
Sun Mar 15, 2020 10:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Positive comments about Buck Knives
Replies: 19
Views: 554

Re: Positive comments about Buck Knives

Picture of one of my bucks. A David Yellowhorse.

https://i.postimg.cc/W16Q9CCW/Colt-SAA-SA-22235.jpg
by Booger Bill
Fri Mar 13, 2020 6:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Found an old Marlin 39A
Replies: 21
Views: 712

Re: Found an old Marlin 39A

I had a 39A when I was a teen. After that I had a Mountie. Later I bought a Winchester 9422 in .22 mag when they first came out in the early 1970`s. That one got stolen along with a bunch more when my house got burlared in 2003. I still get mad every time it cross`s my mind. Once owned a marlin leve...