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by GunnyMack
Tue Feb 25, 2020 5:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thirty years ago !
Replies: 3
Views: 136

Re: Thirty years ago !

Looks like a nice honest gun without neglect but maintained by the slight oil staining of the stock. Good score!
by GunnyMack
Tue Feb 25, 2020 5:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

In all seriousness why don't you just put together a 10/22? Donor rifle for the action would be cheap enough, get a .920" aftermarket barrel and a laminated stock. Fairly inexpensive project and they shoot well if not great when ya bed the barrel channel stem to stern (Let the action float). I had a...
by GunnyMack
Mon Feb 24, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: It’s OK to say Pandemic
Replies: 10
Views: 250

Re: It’s OK to say Pandemic

All true BUT if Trump lights a fire under these American companies and they ramp up production of these items it will boost our economy more and cement the reelection.
by GunnyMack
Mon Feb 24, 2020 5:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

What ya need is a long enough length of picatinny rail to get from the hole in the receiver to the rear sight dovetail. You would be set !
by GunnyMack
Mon Feb 24, 2020 12:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

It should work fine, just dont whack it too hard and it should hold up . Only 1 way to find out- go shoot it !!
by GunnyMack
Mon Feb 24, 2020 6:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

Stupid ? Me? Just cuz I went to collage don't make me stupid :lol: 19 deer, that is a fairly easy legal bag limit here! Most I ever shot in one season was 16 if I remember right. That Ol boy kept having the wardens show up and take his deer so he just kept shooting another. Since I'm stupid I'm goin...
by GunnyMack
Sun Feb 23, 2020 6:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

Somehow when I read your 'this is for real...no bs ' I had that sneaking suspicion is was going that way... Sorry about your score but maybe you really did step on karma's toes! :D So did you have dinner with Mr Taggart last night ? Do we have to start calling you Mongo ? :lol: Tomorrow we start gut...
by GunnyMack
Sun Feb 23, 2020 4:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

piller wrote:
Sun Feb 23, 2020 2:29 pm
What is Simon and Garfunkle?
Just a couple liberals that spent their whole lives in la la land.
by GunnyMack
Sun Feb 23, 2020 5:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

I hear ya, I wouldn't expect you to meet me, was just wondering. I really don't know the lower part of the state or its relationship to your area.

Man what a rotten nights sleep! Must have woke up 3 or 4 times. Then when I got out of bed my right knee is on fire!
by GunnyMack
Sat Feb 22, 2020 7:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rasawek Preserve
Replies: 12
Views: 206

Re: Rasawek Preserve

That is what your little Parker has been waiting for these past 100 years! Nice shooting 6pt!
by GunnyMack
Sat Feb 22, 2020 7:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

May have found a fox red stud right here in my back yard!! Well not right here but less than 2 hours away. Down in your neck of the woods Six- how far are you from Berlin NJ ?
by GunnyMack
Sat Feb 22, 2020 3:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

I hear ya Six, I used to shoot all winter long. Then I quit shooting in the cold, then I got into the club and now I can walk and shoot ditch chickens- best of everything!! I sure would not want to try doing fine trigger work in the cold, I dont shoot with gloves and cold steel sucks heat out of fle...
by GunnyMack
Sat Feb 22, 2020 5:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

Six you should get yourself a heater body suit. They are used by hunters everywhere it gets cold. You wear them like a sleeping bag with sleeves. I have a different brand, IWOM, and can sit in very cold temps with minimal layers. Then you can go to every match all winter long. Throw a couple hand wa...
by GunnyMack
Fri Feb 21, 2020 4:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

Hey I just found the orignal headstamp! I can across this years ago in Pulaski NY while salmon fishing. When the fishing got slow I would look for fossils.
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As you can see this is the original CCI headstamp!!
by GunnyMack
Fri Feb 21, 2020 4:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

You better stop and get gas, 99 mi range!

Neat picture of the frost!

Still cant find my leather tools! Had to order more thread- amazon delivery tomorrow... just cant beat em.
by GunnyMack
Fri Feb 21, 2020 12:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

You 3 boys !!! Jay Jack and Tom need to start putting my stuff back where you found it !! Where is my spool of thread I use for leather work huh? Well who had it last? I decided to bite the bullet and invest in new nail apron, Occidental leather company. High dollar stuff! I didn't like the way the ...
by GunnyMack
Fri Feb 21, 2020 12:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 6.5 Grendel
Replies: 15
Views: 272

Re: 6.5 Grendel

It's well proven the 6.5 caliber punches beyond its means. That said it works perfectly for moose in europe from the 6.5 Swede BUT with 140 gr & up bullets. The lighter 6.5 are more of a varmint class bullets. If the grendel was my only rifle and it was my only option I would find a homogeneous bull...
by GunnyMack
Fri Feb 21, 2020 5:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

200 gr? Those work in the BAR too? Latest Rifleman magazine has an article on the BAR.

It's like a warm spring day ( in Maine) here this morning at 15*!

I scheduled Claro's surgery yesterday, March 4th she gets her knee done.
by GunnyMack
Thu Feb 20, 2020 6:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

Dont ya just love it when a plan comes together! :D I'm glad to see that others have my kind of luck!
by GunnyMack
Thu Feb 20, 2020 3:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

I'm with ya ol buddy- I SAW you had won this page! However with the shenanigans or should this be considered a quid pro quo I WON this page !!??
So what do I win ?
Oh well off to the chiropractor!
by GunnyMack
Thu Feb 20, 2020 1:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

Umm hey now hold on there- how am I supposed to be the bearer and fix what breaks during the match?!

Parker will be good at security, she barks a lot. Claro would just be looking for someone to throw a dummy for her to fetch!
by GunnyMack
Thu Feb 20, 2020 9:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

You sure do!
Today you can take your pick of
1- a new snow shovel

2- a soon to be determined veterinary bill

3- gun barer for Six at the nationals

No need to rush into your final decision take your time as OS and Six both get up about the same time .
by GunnyMack
Thu Feb 20, 2020 7:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New World Record 1000 Yard Five Shot Group
Replies: 18
Views: 469

Re: New World Record 1000 Yard Five Shot Group

Wow! I am pretty pleased when I get that sort of grouping at 100 yards. Ain't THAT the truth! :lol: Fabulous shooting. And undoubtedly a wee bit of luck, eh? I mean if a woodchuck passes gas ANYWHERE along that 1,000 yard corridor, there goes your group...... :cry: Still, a remarkable achievement. ...
by GunnyMack
Thu Feb 20, 2020 5:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

I didn't watch either- my eyes slammed shut at 830! Then I woke up at 930 and tossed and turned until about 11. Well I emailed 3 different breeders , heard back from 1, in OK- no red stud at this time. Chilly again this morning: 23*. I tell ya this lack of defined season is irritating! I really enjo...
by GunnyMack
Wed Feb 19, 2020 4:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

Ah shucks!!! Just found out the fox red stud I was going to breed Parker with is a carrier for PRA, a degenerative eye disease. He is out of contention. Now I gotta start looking for another stud.
by GunnyMack
Wed Feb 19, 2020 9:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

Actually not right on the river, it's in the town of... wait itll come to me?!


Finesville!

https://www.albavineyard.com/
by GunnyMack
Wed Feb 19, 2020 5:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

Six if ya need a coach I'm here for ya! I've been coaching those in need for years, although only shotgun but I'm sure I can bs my way through rifle ! :D I too have a pile of buckles around here, hardly wear anything but my Filson Bridle leather though. The buckles just collect dust. Snow? What is s...
by GunnyMack
Tue Feb 18, 2020 7:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

I have this one:
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Still in the plastic bag it was shipped in. No idea how long ago that was...?
by GunnyMack
Tue Feb 18, 2020 5:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dang autos!
Replies: 13
Views: 347

Re: Dang autos!

Well how about a magnet on a string ?
by GunnyMack
Tue Feb 18, 2020 3:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dang autos!
Replies: 13
Views: 347

Re: Dang autos!

Nath you dont need to bend at all, just need yourself a magnet on a stick !
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We use these at the bunker.
by GunnyMack
Tue Feb 18, 2020 12:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

I worked for an engine builder, have done my share of mechanic work. Was a guy in Colorado that had a 67 travelall that I tried very VERY hard to talk out of!!
by GunnyMack
Tue Feb 18, 2020 12:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What turned you on to guns?
Replies: 35
Views: 531

Re: What turned you on to guns?

I was a bit late joining the ranks, sure I had a BB gun, only cuz dad DETESTED squirrels. Then about 11 I got a pellet gun. 8th grade I went through a big growth spurt causing me to not play freshman football. So dad talked to a friend that ran a trap range. The guy that ran the range is still a dea...
by GunnyMack
Tue Feb 18, 2020 8:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

San Isabel National Forest, spring break 1991 just about everyone in the gunsmith dorm piled into our rides and did our best to get into the picnic grounds. We thought sure no problems until we got to a open flat that had about 2 foot of snow on the road. First guy went as far as possible then pulle...
by GunnyMack
Tue Feb 18, 2020 8:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: browser home page
Replies: 3
Views: 155

Re: browser home page

Could be...
by GunnyMack
Tue Feb 18, 2020 8:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

Tom that should be magic for treerats!
by GunnyMack
Tue Feb 18, 2020 6:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

Not only did Six win again- I set him up again! That 32 is quite the shooter! Only 25 yards but still it's not a long range Quigley rifle. Those little cartridges are fun to play with, like hornet, bee, 25-20. Most every 22 out there seems to shoot CCI well, they must know something the other makers...
by GunnyMack
Mon Feb 17, 2020 6:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: browser home page
Replies: 3
Views: 155

Re: browser home page

My dear ol dad was an airline pilot, his life revolved around flying. Float planes, single engine- multi engine, air ambulance and he even flew mail before he strapped on a jet. Not to mention a flight instructor. Anyhow aviation weather is also one of those very interesting 'how do they figure this...
by GunnyMack
Mon Feb 17, 2020 3:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

Thanks Piller!
Yeah I'm sure that guy has had some already! Good thing is it was reported by Fox news- the antis dont watch Fox so he might be safe! :D
by GunnyMack
Mon Feb 17, 2020 1:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

Get a load of this!

700-pound black bear shot in New Jersey sets world record

https://www.foxnews.com/great-outdoors/ ... rld-record
by GunnyMack
Mon Feb 17, 2020 1:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

Well took Claro to see the surgeon this morning. Doc does a basic exam , I can see a puzzled look on her face, then she does the 'drawer' test. She says ok for a minute there I couldn't see this as a torn ACL. Claro has some fluid on her knee. I was thinking it was just a soft tissue injury until I ...
by GunnyMack
Mon Feb 17, 2020 8:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Christmas Hill “Driven Pheasent Shoot”
Replies: 18
Views: 229

Re: Christmas Hill “Driven Pheasent Shoot”

There is a local bird preserve here that I had been contacted by. They invited me to hunt so the owner could see my dogs work. They were in need of retrievers for tower shoots. Well let's just say these guys weren't on the up & up. They tried to tell me I owed them for double the amount of what I sh...
by GunnyMack
Mon Feb 17, 2020 6:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Feeling A Little Homesick for Africa Tonight
Replies: 15
Views: 347

Re: Feeling A Little Homesick for Africa Tonight

I feel for you Jim, I lost my Dad 3 years ago ( 17th also) things just aren't the same.
by GunnyMack
Mon Feb 17, 2020 6:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Christmas Hill “Driven Pheasent Shoot”
Replies: 18
Views: 229

Re: Christmas Hill “Driven Pheasent Shoot”

Oh boy- your Parker is drooling from the muzzles! Wish we had quail here! I think they are much better to eat than pheasant! Much more fun to hunt as well!
by GunnyMack
Mon Feb 17, 2020 6:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

Well it's about time-
You got that 32 figured out! I understand the recoil is a problem but geeze get yourself a sissy pad! :lol:
15 year waiting list!? Holy cow in that amount of time you could have bought your own property and built your own range! :D
by GunnyMack
Sun Feb 16, 2020 6:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Christmas Hill “Driven Pheasent Shoot”
Replies: 18
Views: 229

Re: Christmas Hill “Driven Pheasent Shoot”

The guys in my hunt club were giving me the business because everything I pointed my Red Label 28 at fell out of the air so I bought the CZ just to prove ya dont need 3" 20 ga with 5s or a 12 with 4s like most use ! The first season I had it I hunted almost the whole season with it, no idea how many...
by GunnyMack
Sun Feb 16, 2020 6:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

When I move it's going to be west of the Mississippi! Either Idaho, North Dakota or Kansas ! You are about half as far as I am from Bernville!
by GunnyMack
Sun Feb 16, 2020 5:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

I learnt in collage that an expert is: eX in mathematics is an unknown and a spurt is a drip under pressure so an expert is an unknown drip under pressure! I dont claim to be an expert but I do know my way around a scatter gun!! A lot of times trigger pulls are heavy because the angles are sharp. A ...
by GunnyMack
Sun Feb 16, 2020 4:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Christmas Hill “Driven Pheasent Shoot”
Replies: 18
Views: 229

Re: Christmas Hill “Driven Pheasent Shoot”

Fantastic!! Exactly what that 28 has been dreaming about!
I took my CZ 410 out today, 4 pheasant and 2 chukar.
by GunnyMack
Sun Feb 16, 2020 4:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New World Record 1000 Yard Five Shot Group
Replies: 18
Views: 469

Re: New World Record 1000 Yard Five Shot Group

Truely remarkable!
I remember when 5" groups were rare! Good for him and I hope that record stands a long time!
by GunnyMack
Sun Feb 16, 2020 2:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 2661
Views: 37377

Re: The Gun Room

The 'other birds' are chukar, very mild tasting, the meat is almost translucent. 410 is just as easy to shoot birds with as anything else, I use 3" so 11/16 oz isn't that far off from my 3/4 oz 28 ga loads or even my 24 gram (13/16 oz)12 ga load for international trap. You just have to LOOK at the b...