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by GunnyMack
Wed Sep 23, 2020 5:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

You can keep your chicken legs- give me the eggs! :D Well finger feels pretty good today, only hurts when I touch it :lol: ! No pain at all but kinda tender. Nonetheless we worked on removing a couple more rotted beams today, installed new 5&1/4 x 9 &1/2 inch microlam beams. Tomorrow we start laying...
by GunnyMack
Wed Sep 23, 2020 4:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

Nope, no blood under the nail, just the point of the 10d went through, it bled some. Woke up and it was throbbing, guess I wrapped it too tightly last night. Dr called back, said she was over reacting about the second shot, immune globulin. I tell ya my tetanus hurts worse than the perforated finger...
by GunnyMack
Tue Sep 22, 2020 6:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

Oh for Pete's sake!! As a carpenter I'm always cut, stuck, impaled, junk in my eyes- par for the course. Heck my day isn't complete if I don't bleed. Well today I had a nail in a couple 2x4s I was taking apart, sure enough as I'm beating on them I pinch my finger between a 2x ,a nail and the other 2...
by GunnyMack
Tue Sep 22, 2020 4:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

Hey Great! Piller has a new gig- im happy to hear that !!! Not to worry I still eat maple syruple!!! :D Oh yeah, we removed a couple of those rotted beams today! 20200922_101005.jpg You can get a feel for what was left as far as holding wood. Tomorrow we can start installing new 5&1/4 wide microlams...
by GunnyMack
Tue Sep 22, 2020 3:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

VOLE, like a mole but not subterranean like a mole. Apparently they are quite carnivorous!! No foxes inside the yard. Parker go check your traps- she goes and if there is something in a trap she stands there on point and barks. Ok, we don't need to know who was bad but we'd like to know! :lol: Griff...
by GunnyMack
Tue Sep 22, 2020 3:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Doorbell Security Camera ??
Replies: 3
Views: 73

Re: Doorbell Security Camera ??

I prefer a peep hole large enough for the front sight of my Benelli to fit through :lol: I have a camera that covers just the driveway, wifi enabled and get updates on my phone. It too goes off when a spider crawls across the lens, the wind blows a branch casting a shadow. But ill gladly get false a...
by GunnyMack
Tue Sep 22, 2020 11:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

So who is the violator??
by GunnyMack
Tue Sep 22, 2020 5:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

Talk about a dog eat dog world! From one of my shop traps. 20200922_064640.jpg The other day there were remains of a vole in the trap, it had been eaten on by something. I figured it was bait. Sure enough this morning another vole was caught in the trap, the remains stuck in its mouth! Not only cann...
by GunnyMack
Tue Sep 22, 2020 4:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

So I win one huh? Ok I would like a Mk119 grenade launcher please! :D Geese Griff I thought I was the only one stuff like that happens to! That little piece of plastic on the Dillon powder measure is always problematic. Good you found it before you were on the line at the match! Jay, I'm with OS her...
by GunnyMack
Tue Sep 22, 2020 4:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Audacity of Some
Replies: 12
Views: 283

Re: The Audacity of Some

Should have shot the guy in the foot! I have no use for thieves!
by GunnyMack
Mon Sep 21, 2020 4:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Turtle hatch
Replies: 16
Views: 223

Re: Turtle hatch

Thats super! Turtles a neat critters. I always stop and move them when I see them on the road. Back when I was at the lumber yard the local snapping turtles would lay their eggs in the mulch bin. I did my best to relocate them but more than one egg went out on delivery.
by GunnyMack
Mon Sep 21, 2020 3:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

Now Six let Piller have the win, after all he has been laid off ! Besides I want to see how GK is gonna get that here through customs?! :D Ugh more dust than wood today! Started by sanding that IPE deck for the painter, then to the barn where more old rotten boards were cut up. Got my pitch spacers ...
by GunnyMack
Mon Sep 21, 2020 3:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: .38-40 WCF
Replies: 23
Views: 345

Re: .38-40 WCF

When I was a kid, 12 or so a friend of the family let me shoot his Lightning, as I remember it was pert near in perfect condition. After I shot it a few times he says if you want this rifle I'll take 500 for it. IF i knew then what i know now I would have found 500 bucks somewhere somehow. I still h...
by GunnyMack
Mon Sep 21, 2020 11:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

38 here this morning, high of 64 forcasted .

Tbone that reminds me of the blueberry girl in that movie!
by GunnyMack
Mon Sep 21, 2020 4:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

Don't forget tacos, burritos and soppillas !! Hmm, next time we meet I'm giving you my molds, you can pour a thousand of each and give them back when we meet after that! :D I didn't have the energy to trim brass last night, sure wish the brass elves would finish . Oww I must have slept on a dog toy,...
by GunnyMack
Sun Sep 20, 2020 6:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

Yup yous now be a true gummsmiff!!
by GunnyMack
Sun Sep 20, 2020 5:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dog sitting and John Wayne
Replies: 5
Views: 192

Re: Dog sitting and John Wayne

never heard of it but ill look for it .
by GunnyMack
Sun Sep 20, 2020 5:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1911 Addiction
Replies: 13
Views: 234

Re: 1911 Addiction

Like these?
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These belong to member Jazman. He sent these to me so I could install the little ponies :lol: .

They are Holly .
by GunnyMack
Sun Sep 20, 2020 5:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Do ALL AR-15 front sight adjustment tools suck...???
Replies: 3
Views: 99

Re: Do ALL AR-15 front sight adjustment tools suck...???

you are right Doc the tools all suck! I put a tritium sight set on my combat upper. Think I could get the front sight to move- nope. Bullet tip sucks just as bad !
by GunnyMack
Sun Sep 20, 2020 4:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

Same here Jay, dad and I would laugh and laugh! There was an Australian guy that did his version too although not as much slapstick. A woman in jeans- sure. A woman in jeans wearing a ball cap and ponytail out the back AND grease under her fingernails well thats just awesome!! What really irks me is...
by GunnyMack
Sun Sep 20, 2020 5:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Savage 99 Tang safety disassembly
Replies: 8
Views: 177

Re: Savage 99 Tang safety disassembly

Glad you got it fingered out! Even a ham handed guy can gummsmiffs! :lol:
( did ya get the dining room cleaned up before the Boss got home?)
by GunnyMack
Sun Sep 20, 2020 5:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

I know what you are talking about Six, I did mention ya get what ya pay for. I figure this bushnell will see about as much use as you get from a shotgun. If it holds zero, sights in easily I'll be happy. If and when I get to living in pasture poodle land it'll get better glass. Going through 22-250 ...
by GunnyMack
Sat Sep 19, 2020 7:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

Count your blessings- ya got 2 things you can rely on- your wife and Rubi ! Well I got the scope today, I canceled the Vortex since they weren't going to ship until October! So I got a Bushnell 4-12. Yeah I know its not a Leupold but for as much as I going to use this rifle spending 400 just isn't i...
by GunnyMack
Sat Sep 19, 2020 3:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

Jaz- I didn't open the slab yet, im going to keep it sealed until I decide what to use it on/for. Six all of the end mills I have are double ended and ya cant chuck them up in a drill press! The forstner worked just fine. Big thing was not turning the diameter down too much. I've got them so its a t...
by GunnyMack
Sat Sep 19, 2020 1:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

GK, im not sure i can do what needs doing! If its a trunion replacement im not equipped to press out/in , im mostly certain the locking block is good to go but I may just let Giacomo sporting do the work as Giacomo was the right hand man for Daniel Perazzi before his retirement, now his son in law h...
by GunnyMack
Sat Sep 19, 2020 12:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

Well after some head scratching, I made up a sacrificial grip panel out of poplar so I could see how drilling on the curve was going to work. Then I had to chuck up the Colt nickels and take some off the OD . Then chase the large diameter until i got the depth right. What I was worried about happene...
by GunnyMack
Sat Sep 19, 2020 9:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

Six load Mom up in the Jeep and come on up, town wide tag sale and classic car shot today. You can pull Harris/Biden signs out and kick some tires! It's a ZOO in town , just came home from there and I'm not going out again today! Got a set of Holly 1911 grips in the mail yesterday, Jazman sent me a ...
by GunnyMack
Sat Sep 19, 2020 5:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

To be on face the breech and breech face( water table) touch with the greatest of care. In this case, .011-.012 of a gap. I'm not sure if new trunions are required or if the locking bolt adjustment is the fix. Last time I did this it was my Red Headed Stepchild and that was a kit gun that had never ...
by GunnyMack
Fri Sep 18, 2020 6:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

Tears of joy or sadness... Im not sure
by GunnyMack
Fri Sep 18, 2020 5:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is the Henry Original Henry rifle worth the price compared to the uberti henry rifle
Replies: 28
Views: 525

Re: Is the Henry Original Henry rifle worth the price compared to the uberti henry rifle

The Uberti will work with some judicial gunsmithing and save you a bundle over the HRA model. I would recommend you send it to Nate if you lived in the USA but the shipping costs from Canada to him are probably horrible (Nate, you still in TX? I can't remember other than you moved at one point.) If...
by GunnyMack
Fri Sep 18, 2020 5:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

So the UPS truck showed up on the jobsite today so I walked over to the truck and he asks if he can help me. I say is this Pete's route? Yep sure is . I say you have a package for me & give him my address and he gives me the set of barrels I bought for the new perazzi. Get home after the chiropracto...
by GunnyMack
Fri Sep 18, 2020 2:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

Depends on your point of view Six. If you are looking to shoot 1 deer then yes ya hold out for a rack buck. But if you are looking at the grand scheme of carrying capacity of the land then ya shoot as many brown ya can. Case in point , we have a 96 acre property surrounded on 3 side by developments ...
by GunnyMack
Fri Sep 18, 2020 11:39 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

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by GunnyMack
Fri Sep 18, 2020 8:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

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by GunnyMack
Fri Sep 18, 2020 5:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Everglades ammo
Replies: 3
Views: 200

Re: Everglades ammo

Thanks for the link! Another source is always good.
by GunnyMack
Fri Sep 18, 2020 4:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

This barn is probably mid 1800's. So far all we are finding is DIRT, I highly doubt there is anything of value laying around this barn as there is no interior walls and it's been a working hay/ cow & horse barn for many many years. How many in a row, 3? 4? I think the system is rigged! :D You get an...
by GunnyMack
Thu Sep 17, 2020 4:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Nice Brass Haul
Replies: 3
Views: 141

Re: Nice Brass Haul

20 odd years ago I went to visit some friends in Clarksville TN, he was running a gun shop with indoor range. When I left to come home he stuck a bucket of brass in the bed of my truck. I didn't know it was there until I got home, almost 4000 pieces of 40 short & weak once fired. I still have my Glo...
by GunnyMack
Thu Sep 17, 2020 3:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

Well what we got into today is an OLD barn. We are taking up the old floor boards, ripping the edges off in an attempt to make a flat plane. Guess what we found? ROTTEN beams! 20200917_101603.jpg 20200917_101608.jpg Some nitwit years ago removed the 1st floor post and left the second floor post hang...
by GunnyMack
Thu Sep 17, 2020 3:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: hunting at the remote mine this week
Replies: 25
Views: 369

Re: hunting at the remote mine this week

They don't come that easy EVER! Well done sir! I haven't tasted moose in probably 15 years- that one should be great on the table. Congratulations 👏 👏 👏.
by GunnyMack
Thu Sep 17, 2020 4:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

Well you hold all the cards( old desirable guns) so I gotta have something to use against ya! :lol: We make so much scrap wood on job sites that if we were to save each piece our house, garages, barns , sheds would be full in no time. 99% of scrap goes into a container with a date at the incinerator...
by GunnyMack
Wed Sep 16, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Everglades ammo
Replies: 3
Views: 200

Re: Everglades ammo

Whats their website? Do they have a large variety of bullets?
by GunnyMack
Wed Sep 16, 2020 6:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

The lumber prices are crazy high now! The cost of 2x4s has at least doubled, plywood has gone up 3 times- ya want pressure treated- good luck finding it! This covid has stopped the industry in its tracks! Heck even the cost of Trex decking has gone up 40%! Over the summer I dug 2 post holes, sank a ...
by GunnyMack
Wed Sep 16, 2020 3:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: $12.00 Hat.
Replies: 25
Views: 473

Re: $12.00 Hat.

I know our #7 is different than yours but are the Narfs the same ?
by GunnyMack
Wed Sep 16, 2020 3:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: $12.00 Hat.
Replies: 25
Views: 473

Re: $12.00 Hat.

Narf narf - isn't that a dog with a hairlip?!

I've stolen your 7 narf and use it often now ! :lol:
by GunnyMack
Wed Sep 16, 2020 3:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Amoskeag Auction
Replies: 8
Views: 350

Re: Amoskeag Auction

I hear there. 2 weeks ago I bought a set of Perazzi barrels off guns international- finally got a tracking number this morning. Reason why- covid struck the shop in NC!
by GunnyMack
Wed Sep 16, 2020 2:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

Well here's my take on it. By far the metal gate will out last the wood so for time frame metal wins. The wood gates are nicer to look at for sure BUT they are going to rot at some point- needing to be replaced in 5,10 or 15 years. Maybe sooner? Are you going to be up to that in 10 years? So the big...
by GunnyMack
Wed Sep 16, 2020 4:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: $12.00 Hat.
Replies: 25
Views: 473

Re: $12.00 Hat.

Whatever we call GK now don't matter as I'd spend a week in camp with both Uncle Ted and his British doppelgänger! :lol: ( do I get points for the big word Piller? )

I used to wear my Stetson, boy does a guy get strange looks around here for beaver felt !
by GunnyMack
Wed Sep 16, 2020 4:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Range Trip Was a Blast!
Replies: 8
Views: 207

Re: Range Trip Was a Blast!

The 40 as we all know isn't a long range critter but that carbine should be fine as a back up yard rig. Coyotes and other critters will think twice after a 155 goes zipping through them. Don't relegate it to the back of the safe!
by GunnyMack
Wed Sep 16, 2020 4:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 5949
Views: 131607

Re: The Gun Room

Well since I ordered the scope from Amazon, I got on a chat with a tech and they are sending a replacement at no charge. I had figured I would have already had the scope on, sighted in and be working on a new accuracy load by now! Oh well, it's now bow season so is a varmint rifle a priority? Naw . ...
by GunnyMack
Tue Sep 15, 2020 4:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: favorite movie gun blunders
Replies: 19
Views: 342

Re: favorite movie gun blunders

I always get a kick out of it when there are guys with 92s shooting up a storm and don't hit a single bad guy but the guy on horseback at full gallop hits and kills a guy 100 yards away everytime! Or a guy is pointing his colt at an angle to the camera and its EMPTY- not even dummies in the cylinder.