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by BlaineG
Thu Aug 16, 2018 12:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Chuck 100 yd & J Miller.
Replies: 1
Views: 11

Re: Happy Birthday Chuck 100 yd & J Miller.

Happy Birthday, Riflemen...Have a great day. 8)
by BlaineG
Wed Aug 15, 2018 11:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cabela's is doubling down
Replies: 9
Views: 143

Re: Cabela's is doubling down

jnyork wrote:
Wed Aug 15, 2018 10:48 pm
''The first thing we do, let's kill all the lawyers '' Dick the Butcher
It takes socialist judges and politicians for lawyers to act. :evil:
by BlaineG
Wed Aug 15, 2018 6:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Picked up an old Winchester Model 94
Replies: 5
Views: 60

Re: Picked up an old Winchester Model 94

I think you done real good. 8)
by BlaineG
Wed Aug 15, 2018 6:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cabela's is doubling down
Replies: 9
Views: 143

Re: Cabela's is doubling down

:evil: I've run into the same explaination at Lacy's Cabela's and Tacoma's Bass Pro.
by BlaineG
Wed Aug 15, 2018 5:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Haven't done this in awhile!
Replies: 7
Views: 120

Re: Haven't done this in awhile!

A good story. You should be proud, Brother. 8)
by BlaineG
Wed Aug 15, 2018 5:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Happens, Performance-wise, Shooting Factory Ammo in an AI Gun?
Replies: 5
Views: 66

Re: What Happens, Performance-wise, Shooting Factory Ammo in an AI Gun?

Our erstwhile formite Bestlever loaded for his Son's 30WCF AI: 130 grain pointy bullets. A double rifle of sorts that approached 2800fps, so the story goes and a death ray on deer so the story goes. Sounds interesting.
by BlaineG
Wed Aug 15, 2018 4:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Jahrs & RKrodle.
Replies: 3
Views: 18

Re: Happy Birthday Jahrs & RKrodle.

A belated Happy Birthday, Riflemen... 8)
by BlaineG
Wed Aug 15, 2018 4:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Happens, Performance-wise, Shooting Factory Ammo in an AI Gun?
Replies: 5
Views: 66

What Happens, Performance-wise, Shooting Factory Ammo in an AI Gun?

I know that's one of the ways to make brass, but is it useful for hunting or ?
by BlaineG
Mon Aug 13, 2018 9:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How about a dog post?
Replies: 23
Views: 323

Re: How about a dog post?

Odie as a puppy about 4 months.
Odie as an adult...he's a bit over 3
The famous and sadly erstwhile Thor...I still miss him after almost 4 years.
I messed up the order, but Thor is the Boston and the rest is easy :lol:
by BlaineG
Mon Aug 13, 2018 12:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Deep thought
Replies: 5
Views: 249

Re: Deep thought

Bill in Oregon wrote:
Mon Aug 13, 2018 9:05 am
At this rate, Blaine is being out-Blained at his own game, it seems. :lol:
I've got several of y'all trained up and no longer have to work as hard. :wink:
by BlaineG
Mon Aug 13, 2018 2:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Starting Monday off
Replies: 6
Views: 202

Re: Starting Monday off

That's rutabaga to stop it. :)
by BlaineG
Mon Aug 13, 2018 2:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy BIRTHDAY 7.62 Precision.
Replies: 6
Views: 73

Re: Happy BIRTHDAY 7.62 Precision.

Happy Birthday, Rifleman. 8)
by BlaineG
Sun Aug 12, 2018 5:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Real chili
Replies: 34
Views: 455

Re: Real chili

jeepnik wrote:
Sun Aug 12, 2018 5:00 pm
Jack rabbit ain't rabbit and it taste horrible no matter what you do to it.
Frying it like regular rabbit seems to be the big problem. I hear it's really tough. Sounds like stew material and lots of spice to tame the taste.
by BlaineG
Sun Aug 12, 2018 5:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: First look at a new pistol
Replies: 9
Views: 316

Re: First look at a new pistol

Ahhh...The Maxine Water's 666 special.... :lol:
by BlaineG
Sun Aug 12, 2018 4:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin 1895 500 s&w
Replies: 19
Views: 354

Re: Marlin 1895 500 s&w

I'll just leave this right here. Personally, I'd get the stock Marlin and buy expensive ammo.
http://www.garrettcartridges.com/4570.html
That stuff has repeatedly taken the biggest game on earth.
by BlaineG
Sun Aug 12, 2018 4:42 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Entertaining 'gun' debate
Replies: 7
Views: 160

Re: Entertaining 'gun' debate

As an interesting side note: Remember when we used say "Well gosh, I sold/lost/had stolen all my guns so there's nothing here to take" Well, Washington is about to tighten all that up. Every single exchange of guns regardless of if you buy them at a store, or from a friend now has to be run through ...
by BlaineG
Sun Aug 12, 2018 2:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday ndcowboy.
Replies: 7
Views: 64

Re: Happy Birthday ndcowboy.

Happy Birthday, Rifleman. 8)
by BlaineG
Sun Aug 12, 2018 2:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Real chili
Replies: 34
Views: 455

Re: Real chili

piller wrote:
Sun Aug 12, 2018 2:43 pm
Why am I suddenly remembering the campfire scene from "Blazing Saddles"?
I loved that movie (except the ending sucked) :lol: :lol: :lol:
by BlaineG
Sun Aug 12, 2018 2:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday hfcable.
Replies: 6
Views: 75

Re: Happy Birthday hfcable.

8) 8) 8)
by BlaineG
Sun Aug 12, 2018 2:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got my henry 410 carbine
Replies: 10
Views: 242

Re: Got my henry 410 carbine

Those are 2.5" shells only, right? Do they have enough punch for what you expect to do with it?
I have a little H&R single shot, and with the 3"-ers it's not too bad.
by BlaineG
Sun Aug 12, 2018 2:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Real chili
Replies: 34
Views: 455

Re: Real chili

jeepnik wrote:
Sun Aug 12, 2018 2:21 pm
Liquid Smoke? There is no hope for some folks. :roll:
Sometimes..but, more than a capfull is way too much. :lol:
by BlaineG
Sat Aug 11, 2018 7:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Real chili
Replies: 34
Views: 455

Re: Real chili

I don't have a recipe, I just know how to make it. I use black beans and everything else I can think of and have it over corn bread or a little rice. I can tolerate hamburger, but prefer diced roast beef that I've cooked in pressure cooker until it falls apart, and the broth is used in the chili. Sp...
by BlaineG
Fri Aug 10, 2018 5:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Never Easy.
Replies: 15
Views: 408

Re: Never Easy.

Losing a beloved dog is somehow worse than a beloved person. I get misty when I read of somebody elses dog "going home". My wonderful Thor has been gone for over three years and I'll still shed a tear. Odie has been gone this afternoon for a few hours at the groomers, and I miss him already. After y...
by BlaineG
Fri Aug 10, 2018 4:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Deep thought
Replies: 5
Views: 249

Re: Deep thought

:cry: Booooo...
(I love it! :lol: )
by BlaineG
Fri Aug 10, 2018 4:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A big "What The..." moment at the range
Replies: 11
Views: 394

Re: A big "What The..." moment at the range

Bill,
The memory issues are getting better as time passes, but every once and awhile it's a real kick in the tush!
:shock: :o So, you don't remember that 10K you borrowed?? :lol: :lol:
by BlaineG
Fri Aug 10, 2018 4:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pitchy Strikes Again!
Replies: 10
Views: 199

Re: Pitchy Strikes Again!

Pitchy wrote:
Fri Aug 10, 2018 2:36 pm
Bill in Oregon wrote:
Fri Aug 10, 2018 2:25 pm
Nice work! Nice gesture!
Thanks Bill, the one on the right is the only one i made. :)
The one on the right is the best looking one. 8)
by BlaineG
Fri Aug 10, 2018 4:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ok - I'm confused
Replies: 10
Views: 368

Re: Ok - I'm confused

Strip it off and hand rub it in a drop at a time.
by BlaineG
Thu Aug 09, 2018 4:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What I didn't know about shovels ...
Replies: 7
Views: 329

Re: What I didn't know about shovels ...

Thanks for a real scoop.
by BlaineG
Thu Aug 09, 2018 10:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gonna shoot my phone soon....
Replies: 16
Views: 327

Re: Gonna shoot my phone soon....

Make sure your contacts are backed up, along with photos and other things you don't want to loose. Do a factory reset, taking it back to "factory new" as far as the system goes. Carefully restore it program by program, paying attention to which ones use adds to pay for their development and avoidin...
by BlaineG
Thu Aug 09, 2018 10:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Living Will
Replies: 5
Views: 164

Re: My Living Will

:lol: :lol:
by BlaineG
Wed Aug 08, 2018 2:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Well i got the wheel off anyway.
Replies: 39
Views: 720

Re: Well i got the wheel off anyway.

Props and mucho admiration to you do-it-yourself wrenches.....Usually, all I do with tools is get mad and throw them. :lol: :oops:
by BlaineG
Tue Aug 07, 2018 5:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy B/D Dixiejack,wcandres,oldgerboy & Pitchy.
Replies: 12
Views: 198

Re: Happy B/D Dixiejack,wcandres,oldgerboy & Pitchy.

Happy Birthday Riflemen. 8)
by BlaineG
Mon Aug 06, 2018 12:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: what's on Netflix?
Replies: 17
Views: 476

Re: what's on Netflix?

mturbo wrote:
Sun Aug 05, 2018 9:27 pm
The Homesman was good...thinking about watching it again.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kiWXNfsrN4Q
Great movie. And, the most depressing I've seen in awhile. :(

The Salvation was pretty good.
by BlaineG
Sun Aug 05, 2018 12:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Does anybody have real-world experience running lots of .357 mag through an 1873?
Replies: 9
Views: 309

Re: Does anybody have real-world experience running lots of .357 mag through an 1873?

I have a miroku 1873 in 357 mag with 24" barrel that literally has 10,000+ rounds through it. It has never, not once, had a failure to feed using 357 or 38s. I use it as my loaner gun for friends and family. It has probably harvested 20 or more whitetail deer, 2 black bear, and dozens of varmints. ...
by BlaineG
Sun Aug 05, 2018 12:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Burnt some black. Hunting Squirrels.
Replies: 14
Views: 332

Re: Burnt some black. Hunting Squirrels.

Washington State doesn't have a squirrel season. :evil:
I'd gladly trade black-tail deer for a great population of squirrel and generous season. (A darn sight easier to carry out the woods, too)
by BlaineG
Sun Aug 05, 2018 12:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday pshort.
Replies: 5
Views: 126

Re: Happy Birthday pshort.

Happy Birthday, Rifleman. 8)
by BlaineG
Sat Aug 04, 2018 2:48 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Socialism In A Nutshell
Replies: 6
Views: 213

Socialism In A Nutshell

:evil: :evil:
by BlaineG
Fri Aug 03, 2018 9:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1" at 1000- did I read that right?
Replies: 10
Views: 313

Re: 1" at 1000- did I read that right?

"I saw a pic of the target....He missed the X every single time."
by BlaineG
Fri Aug 03, 2018 9:04 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: ....there may be someone better than my wife....
Replies: 7
Views: 246

Re: ....there may be someone better than my wife....

I watched that live....I'd sure hate to try to convince her that I REALLY needed that 14th fishing rod. :lol: :lol:
by BlaineG
Fri Aug 03, 2018 7:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 357 mag Rossi's are back
Replies: 15
Views: 604

Re: 357 mag Rossi's are back

Does Rossi make a 16-ish shorty?
by BlaineG
Fri Aug 03, 2018 7:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New To Me Knife Today
Replies: 7
Views: 391

Re: New To Me Knife Today

8) 8) 8)
by BlaineG
Fri Aug 03, 2018 7:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New-to-me Beretta .45-70 Double Rifle
Replies: 30
Views: 664

Re: New-to-me Beretta .45-70 Double Rifle

Beautiful. Stunning... :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
by BlaineG
Fri Aug 03, 2018 7:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who's shooting a Bearcat these days?
Replies: 41
Views: 884

Re: Who's shooting a Bearcat these days?

I've had a Single Six for a very long time. I shot a Buddy's Bearcat (Bestlever's) and after that I decided I'd stick with the Single Six.
by BlaineG
Fri Aug 03, 2018 6:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Two Kinds Of People
Replies: 9
Views: 266

Re: Two Kinds Of People

jeepnik wrote:
Fri Aug 03, 2018 4:52 pm
That is not nice on a Friday afternoon after the week I've had. :evil:
It's even worse in Base 3 :lol:
by BlaineG
Fri Aug 03, 2018 1:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Two Kinds Of People
Replies: 9
Views: 266

Two Kinds Of People

There are two kinds of people:
1: They can extrapolate from incomplete data.
by BlaineG
Fri Aug 03, 2018 1:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New 1873 Winchester 44-40
Replies: 9
Views: 353

Re: New 1873 Winchester 44-40

I sure like the look of those. :mrgreen: Is that the 20" bbl?
by BlaineG
Fri Aug 03, 2018 1:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Grandson Birthday Card to Me
Replies: 8
Views: 190

Re: Grandson Birthday Card to Me

Perfect :D
by BlaineG
Thu Aug 02, 2018 4:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New S&W 351 PD, way too heavy trigger pull,
Replies: 19
Views: 473

Re: New S&W 351 PD, way too heavy trigger pull,

Try this... :) https://store.apextactical.com/WebDirect/Products/Details/192058 In my opinion (I own an older 317) The firing pin was suspect to me. It was blunt and didn't seem to make a good strong "dent" on the rim with a reduced-strength spring. I've often speculated that putting a slight edge ...
by BlaineG
Thu Aug 02, 2018 4:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New (Miroku) 1873 what caliber?
Replies: 25
Views: 527

Re: New (Miroku) 1873 what caliber?

The day will come when You will load "Holy Black Powder" in Your '73. And then You will be Happy You got the .44-40. It's something that the rifle just begs for. :D :D :D :D :D . :wink: Expecially if you like cleaning your rifles as much as you do shooting them. (I thought 44-40 brass was hard to c...