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by BlaineG
Sat Apr 21, 2018 6:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin 444
Replies: 8
Views: 110

Re: Marlin 444

. I bought a new .444 in 1965 - those early .444's with the monte carlo buttstock were the only ones made with a 24" bbl - and promptly (after 2 outings) cut the barrel back to 16" & rasped the monte carlo comb off the buttstock (who knew, back then ?). It was a good shooter, but the rather fragile...
by BlaineG
Sat Apr 21, 2018 2:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin 444
Replies: 8
Views: 110

Re: Marlin 444

Thanks, I am really unfamiliar with 444's Shop was asking $1150 and I thought that was way out of the ball park. Its in good condition, granted, but not sure I would pay $1150 if it was new in box. Been doing some reading up on the 444, be okay for short range elk, moose, more ammo out there than I...
by BlaineG
Sat Apr 21, 2018 11:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Rusty.
Replies: 6
Views: 39

Re: Happy Birthday Rusty.

8) 8) 8) 8)
by BlaineG
Fri Apr 20, 2018 6:15 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS in VA Marlin 1894CB 45 Colt 24” NIB or LNIB
Replies: 1
Views: 171

Re: FS in VA Marlin 1894CB 45 Colt 24” NIB or LNIB

If you would like me to post pics email them to me.

tubbythetuba@comcast.net
by BlaineG
Fri Apr 20, 2018 4:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 405 Grain Lead....but not from a 45-70....
Replies: 3
Views: 193

Re: 405 Grain Lead....but not from a 45-70....

My inner cynic thinks that as soon as it gets so bad that one cannot have real guns and ammo, that they will cut WAY back on the power air guns will be allowed to have. :evil: Airgun power is regulated in England, isn't it?
by BlaineG
Fri Apr 20, 2018 12:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mini "22 Mag Schofield" Top-Break Report
Replies: 20
Views: 439

Re: Mini "22 Mag Schofield" Top-Break Report

Rimfire McNutjob wrote:
Fri Apr 20, 2018 11:23 am
My 22 Magnum handguns (revolvers and pistols) are some of the loudest firearms I own. Shooting a 357 Magnum revolver is a quiet endeavor compared to shooting 22 Mag in a S&W 48 or 648.
My shorty Single Six with the mag cyl is an earful, too. :P
by BlaineG
Thu Apr 19, 2018 7:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Taurus Plant Being Built.
Replies: 6
Views: 236

Re: New Taurus Plant Being Built.

:lol:
2ndovc wrote:
Thu Apr 19, 2018 7:21 pm
Cool, hope they can make some stuff that actually works right!!

:evil:

:lol:
by BlaineG
Thu Apr 19, 2018 7:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Taurus Plant Being Built.
Replies: 6
Views: 236

Re: New Taurus Plant Being Built.

JerryB wrote:
Thu Apr 19, 2018 6:09 pm
Thanks Blaine I would like to read the article but a dad blamed add keeps popping up. I tried it a few times and said that's fine I didn't want to read it anyway.
AdBlock. :idea: Been using it for a few years.
by BlaineG
Thu Apr 19, 2018 5:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spammers.
Replies: 10
Views: 234

Re: Spammers.

Old No7 wrote:
Thu Apr 19, 2018 5:06 pm
gamekeeper wrote:
Wed Apr 18, 2018 8:41 am
...most post in Russian about all sorts of nonsense, I zapped one this morning that posted in English regarding "hairy porn"... :lol:
Russian weightlifters most likely -- FEMALE -- from Siberia. :roll:

Old No7
Moochie's in Moscow?
by BlaineG
Thu Apr 19, 2018 12:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Taurus Plant Being Built.
Replies: 6
Views: 236

New Taurus Plant Being Built.

http://www.guns.com/2018/04/14/taurus-t ... n-georgia/

It would be great if they started a full line of Rossi Leverguns. :idea: :idea:
by BlaineG
Wed Apr 18, 2018 8:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fixing cracked wrist on stock?
Replies: 6
Views: 255

Re: Fixing cracked wrist on stock?

I've always used super glue. Other's mileage may vary....
by BlaineG
Wed Apr 18, 2018 12:10 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: REAL fascists at work....
Replies: 2
Views: 138

Re: REAL fascists at work....

And, of course, all those Liberal Judges will back this up. Our only hope is to HOPE we get the chance to appoint at least one or two more SCOTUS.
by BlaineG
Wed Apr 18, 2018 12:06 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: "If We Get Nuked..."
Replies: 5
Views: 153

Re: "If We Get Nuked..."

I'm not worried in the least about Russia or any non-third world "pelosi"-hole. It'll be some bunch of stinky rags that do it for their 72 Virgins. There's enough "lost" material out there to make whatever they want and they can smuggle it across the southern border, or the Canadian border anytime t...
by BlaineG
Tue Apr 17, 2018 5:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Global Warm-.......... "Huh, what?"
Replies: 5
Views: 201

Re: Global Warm-.......... "Huh, what?"

That's just too good to be true, but dang, that's funny. :lol:
by BlaineG
Tue Apr 17, 2018 5:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mini "22 Mag Schofield" Top-Break Report
Replies: 20
Views: 439

Re: Mini "22 Mag Schofield" Top-Break Report

Thanks for the report on your new Schofield. I wondered what shooting that little monster would be like :shock: :shock:
by BlaineG
Tue Apr 17, 2018 5:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Air rifle ammo
Replies: 6
Views: 238

Re: Air rifle ammo

I know and recognize that the lead pellets are more desirable, but I few years ago I nailed a troublesome coon on the back deck thru the head with a steel BB in my nearly 50-year-old Crossman 760 pump up. DRT.
by BlaineG
Tue Apr 17, 2018 1:58 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: "If We Get Nuked..."
Replies: 5
Views: 153

Re: "If We Get Nuked..."

I'm right between Ft Lewis and McChord AFB....I'll never know what happened, at least in this life. 8)
by BlaineG
Tue Apr 17, 2018 10:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Just Because
Replies: 12
Views: 431

Re: Just Because

Very Nice :mrgreen:
Tell us about the rifle. 8)
by BlaineG
Mon Apr 16, 2018 12:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday JOHNNY WACKO & RJS.
Replies: 4
Views: 99

Re: Happy Birthday JOHNNY WACKO & RJS.

Happy Birthday, Gents...Have a great day. 8)
by BlaineG
Sun Apr 15, 2018 2:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: DISNEYLAND HARRASSMENT
Replies: 36
Views: 1333

Re: DISNEYLAND HARRASSMENT

I could have qualified for a position for one of their street bands, but their rules of conduct and appearance :shock: were more strict than the Military. Still, it might have been fun for a couple years.
by BlaineG
Sun Apr 15, 2018 12:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Road Trip recommendations
Replies: 8
Views: 309

Re: Road Trip recommendations

Stay off the interstates. Coastline one way and mountains the other. Gettysburg should be on the list. The one time I made the drive from the left coast, Barry The Clown had closed all the parks.
by BlaineG
Sun Apr 15, 2018 3:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Added Face Book concerns
Replies: 25
Views: 661

Re: Added Face Book concerns

vancelw wrote:
Sat Apr 14, 2018 11:15 pm
BlaineG wrote:
Sat Apr 14, 2018 9:30 pm

Good for you. Lots of folks use stuff they don't have no idea about.
:lol:

Rumor has it....you have a brain.
Whodathunkit?
Not me :lol:
by BlaineG
Sat Apr 14, 2018 9:36 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Guns and Drugs
Replies: 9
Views: 192

Re: Guns and Drugs

jeepnik wrote:
Sat Apr 14, 2018 2:38 pm
Drugs ain’t legal no matter what the states say. Feds just said so. They are taking the gloves off where they have been ignoring it in the past.
Using hard drugs is really stupid. When we start letting the overdosed idiots lay in the street, maybe they'll cut back a bit.
by BlaineG
Sat Apr 14, 2018 9:33 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: I like Judge Jeannine.....
Replies: 2
Views: 101

Re: I like Judge Jeannine.....

I agree with most everything she sez, but that voice :shock: :o :P
by BlaineG
Sat Apr 14, 2018 9:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Added Face Book concerns
Replies: 25
Views: 661

Re: Added Face Book concerns

Not immune. No where near it. Sorry, I know better. Most Mac users don't have an anti-virus and don't pick up worms/virus, etc. You keep thinking that. Key word, "most" As a wise man once said, "You can lead a horse to water...." I've been using Apple products since 1977. They are not immune to vir...
by BlaineG
Sat Apr 14, 2018 6:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Added Face Book concerns
Replies: 25
Views: 661

Re: Added Face Book concerns

Not immune. No where near it. Sorry, I know better. Most Mac users don't have an anti-virus and don't pick up worms/virus, etc. I certainly haven't and spend entirely too much time online. With the newer 128 encryption It would take billions of years to mount a successful brute force attack on your...
by BlaineG
Sat Apr 14, 2018 6:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: S&W Kit Gun .22cal.
Replies: 9
Views: 473

Re: S&W Kit Gun .22cal.

Those are really neat. :mrgreen: :mrgreen: My first EDC years ago was the AirLite 317 with the 1 7/8" bbl and no sights. I wish I had the same hammer as you do. Mine is so short and stubby that I shoot it DAO because if I cock it (for me) it's too dangerous to uncock it. I"ve put thousands through i...
by BlaineG
Sat Apr 14, 2018 12:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Added Face Book concerns
Replies: 25
Views: 661

Re: Added Face Book concerns

Better throw away your computers, then, if you're worried. The " if youre worried " part is the operative part. I dont get too worked up about the whole thing, but I also dont leave cookies permissions wide open and dump everything when I shut down for the day, or after being on places that may be ...
by BlaineG
Fri Apr 13, 2018 10:08 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Way better than Deerfield, Illinois....
Replies: 5
Views: 196

Re: Way better than Deerfield, Illinois....

Deerfield is where most of the headquarters operations for Walgreens is located. Not sure if that is connected to the bans in any way, but I am curious if it will have any effect. If any of the residents were to bring suit over the ban, would they be able to get it into court? What are their chance...
by BlaineG
Fri Apr 13, 2018 10:03 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Guns and Drugs
Replies: 9
Views: 192

Re: Guns and Drugs

I'm curious, Doc... And I admit that I have not researched the subject at all. Is there anywhere that a legalization approach has been implemented and achieved the desired result of eliminating the crime associated with the supposed "dangerous' substance or mechanism? :?: Kind of in Kennesaw, Georg...
by BlaineG
Fri Apr 13, 2018 9:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Added Face Book concerns
Replies: 25
Views: 661

Re: Added Face Book concerns

Better throw away your computers, then, if you're worried.
by BlaineG
Fri Apr 13, 2018 6:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: It began with a levergun
Replies: 8
Views: 421

Re: It began with a levergun

Nice story. Thanks for sharing. 8) 8)
by BlaineG
Thu Apr 12, 2018 6:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Savage 99A in .250-3000 - Stock Upgrade
Replies: 13
Views: 394

Re: Savage 99A in .250-3000 - Stock Upgrade

Beautiful..... :mrgreen:
by BlaineG
Thu Apr 12, 2018 2:07 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: SC - Secede Over Gun Grabs?
Replies: 6
Views: 225

Re: SC - Secede Over Gun Grabs?

. . . . . and you better believe they won't have ANY problem finding law enforcement officers to carry out the new laws and interpretations. At that point it may not be possible to remain in "their" United States. THAT is the saddest part...... I guess TAKING AN OATH [to uphold the Constitution] do...
by BlaineG
Thu Apr 12, 2018 1:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Flower Show
Replies: 6
Views: 353

The Flower Show

Two old ladies were sitting on a park bench outside the local town hall where a flower show was in progress. One leaned over and said, "Life is so boring. We never have any fun anymore. For £5.00, I'd take my clothes off and streak through that flower show!" "You're on!" said the other old lady, hol...
by BlaineG
Thu Apr 12, 2018 12:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: DISNEYLAND HARRASSMENT
Replies: 36
Views: 1333

Re: DISNEYLAND HARRASSMENT

I have you all beat. I've NEVER been to either Disneyland or Disney World. You can go to Potland to see all the Queens and Princesses. :lol: Think Portland is neck and neck with Seattle, with no clear winner! :lol: You got THAT right. I try my very, very best to stay out of that place.
by BlaineG
Wed Apr 11, 2018 11:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Apology To Rodeo KID
Replies: 6
Views: 455

Re: Apology To Rodeo KID

Sixgun wrote:
Wed Apr 11, 2018 9:50 pm
BlaineG wrote:
Wed Apr 11, 2018 1:17 pm
Opinions were offered and countered. I don't see any reason to fall on your sword. 8)
+1----Well said.-----6
It's too bad everybody can't get along as well as we do, eh? :)
by BlaineG
Wed Apr 11, 2018 11:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Added Face Book concerns
Replies: 25
Views: 661

Re: Added Face Book concerns

Well, anyway, since Zuckerberg was caught lying and your "hidden" personal data was in fact possibly sold to a private firm without your knowledge, here is how to check if you have been compromised: http://www.kare11.com/mobile/article/news/local/facebook-data-scandal-how-to-check-if-your-facebook-...
by BlaineG
Wed Apr 11, 2018 8:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Added Face Book concerns
Replies: 25
Views: 661

Re: Added Face Book concerns

Do I win?? It's a good thing I'm not the argumentative type, or I would mention that if you follow the instructions that FB itself gives you that you can conceal your location and who can see your stuff. Ok, now you win. :lol: Do I approve of FB? Meh, but I really enjoy being in contact with old HS...
by BlaineG
Wed Apr 11, 2018 6:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Added Face Book concerns
Replies: 25
Views: 661

Re: Added Face Book concerns

Truce, Tuba Guy. I'm not fighting with you. But, look what happened to you and you're not on FB. One Google click told me enough about "Johndefresno" John from/in/about Fresno that I could find you. Law enforcement, American Legion, etc. I'm just saying that any online activity whatsoever can expos...
by BlaineG
Wed Apr 11, 2018 5:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Added Face Book concerns
Replies: 25
Views: 661

Re: Added Face Book concerns

As long as I'm alive, I will not let "aunties" dictate how and where I spend my time. :evil: They have just as much access to THIS site as they do anyplace else. :wink: Given the huge differences between the two sites - eg the vast amount of personal information most folks collect and display on Fl...
by BlaineG
Wed Apr 11, 2018 3:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Steiner PX4i.....mini review
Replies: 1
Views: 124

Re: Steiner PX4i.....mini review

Glass- Crystal clear from side to side....Leupold clear
Which is why I have usually stuck with Leupold. I'm not that opinionated on Red Dot optics as of yet, but an older Burris Speed Dot, some cheaper Bushnell and a SPARC I recently just bought all seem to be well made and reliable.
by BlaineG
Wed Apr 11, 2018 3:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Added Face Book concerns
Replies: 25
Views: 661

Re: Added Face Book concerns

if I want to talk to you I'll call ya or better yet go to see you
:lol: :lol: I guess I'll stop holding my breath. :lol: :lol:
by BlaineG
Wed Apr 11, 2018 1:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Apology To Rodeo KID
Replies: 6
Views: 455

Re: Apology To Rodeo KID

Opinions were offered and countered. I don't see any reason to fall on your sword. 8)
by BlaineG
Wed Apr 11, 2018 12:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Added Face Book concerns
Replies: 25
Views: 661

Re: Added Face Book concerns

As long as I'm alive, I will not let "aunties" dictate how and where I spend my time. :evil:
They have just as much access to THIS site as they do anyplace else. :wink:
by BlaineG
Wed Apr 11, 2018 12:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Now THAT'S a "Poop Deck!"
Replies: 11
Views: 496

Re: Now THAT'S a "Poop Deck!"

That's quite the fishing/party boat... :shock: That would be a real bear to trailer, tho.
by BlaineG
Wed Apr 11, 2018 12:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Mike S.
Replies: 3
Views: 86

Re: Happy Birthday Mike S.

Have a wonderful day, Rifleman. 8)
by BlaineG
Wed Apr 11, 2018 12:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: DISNEYLAND HARRASSMENT
Replies: 36
Views: 1333

Re: DISNEYLAND HARRASSMENT

marlinman93 wrote:
Wed Apr 11, 2018 11:09 am
I have you all beat. I've NEVER been to either Disneyland or Disney World.
You can go to Potland to see all the Queens and Princesses. :lol:
by BlaineG
Tue Apr 10, 2018 10:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 22 Magnum Schofield . . . sort of . . .
Replies: 10
Views: 467

Re: 22 Magnum Schofield . . . sort of . . .

I'll just tell my wife it's Jay's fault...
If you're worried, just send it to my place. I'll take real good care of it for you. :P