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by GunnyMack
Tue Mar 19, 2019 1:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dogs & CBD Oil
Replies: 8
Views: 59

Re: Dogs & CBD Oil

Good on ya Six! He looks as happy as he can be! When Parker started her lameness after hunting I was talking to the woman that owns the local pet store, she threw me a package CBD treats to try. First time I gave her one Parker mellowed out and was snoring in 5 minutes. Has it helped? I dunno but if...
by GunnyMack
Tue Mar 19, 2019 12:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Proof that Gravity is real! Another 20 years and Six will be tripping/stepping on them!! :o
by GunnyMack
Tue Mar 19, 2019 7:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who makes these AR15 accessories?
Replies: 7
Views: 81

Re: Who makes these AR15 accessories?

AR mags are a dime a dozen, easy to find and cheap enough. Just buy Magpul and you'll be happy.
by GunnyMack
Tue Mar 19, 2019 7:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Tom I always knew it as they shed once in the spring for 6 months and once in the fall for 6 months!!
I dont care as it's way more sanitary that a house cat ( aka general Tso's chicken) krapping in a box and then walking on the counters!!
by GunnyMack
Tue Mar 19, 2019 4:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

FWB, with 4 Labradors in the house I doubt I'll ever run short on dog hair :lol: ! The birds are interesting creatures for sure. What is found in a nest can be amazing, read once where a gold chain was in a raven nest. I've always just thrown the balls of hair in a sticker bush but I figured what th...
by GunnyMack
Tue Mar 19, 2019 4:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Two Guilt Posts 4 U
Replies: 13
Views: 265

Re: Two Guilt Posts 4 U

Both are fantastic! Thanks for putting up more pics!
by GunnyMack
Mon Mar 18, 2019 4:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

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So I found use #300,476 for Labrador hair!!
My new patented dog hair dispenser so the birds can use it as nest material.
by GunnyMack
Mon Mar 18, 2019 2:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Yeah Six I know what you mean, my buddies farm is covered with plastic, lead and brass!
by GunnyMack
Mon Mar 18, 2019 10:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Two Guilt Posts 4 U
Replies: 13
Views: 265

Re: Two Guilt Posts 4 U

I agree with Bill, from what I can see of your 405 it's gorgeous! More pics please!! Lovely wood. Label looks amazingly correct!
( I guess your spell check/auto correct changed GUNS to Guilt ?) :D
by GunnyMack
Mon Mar 18, 2019 4:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Just wear a dust mask and you should be fine Todd.


Six you do have an automatic case crusher! Dump the cases in the driveway and let the Rubicon do the work!! However you will need a manual crushed case picker-upper :lol:
by GunnyMack
Sun Mar 17, 2019 4:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New rifle from DICK'S followed me home
Replies: 12
Views: 283

Re: New rifle from DICK'S followed me home

I'd say its proven!!
by GunnyMack
Sun Mar 17, 2019 3:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New rifle from DICK'S followed me home
Replies: 12
Views: 283

Re: New rifle from DICK'S followed me home

Normally high quality scopes are ok. Tasco, bushnell and the other lower end stuff will destroy itself. I put a Weaver 6x on mine 25 years ago and it is still dead nuts. The red dots are probably fine.
by GunnyMack
Sun Mar 17, 2019 2:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kim Kardashian is now a LEVERGUNNER...!
Replies: 11
Views: 300

Re: Kim Kardashian is now a LEVERGUNNER...!

What she needs is a good butt stroke to the brain case with a nice iron butt plate!

Big question is WHY does she need a security detail... she sure as heck not caring state secrets!
by GunnyMack
Sun Mar 17, 2019 2:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New rifle from DICK'S followed me home
Replies: 12
Views: 283

Re: New rifle from DICK'S followed me home

I'd put that scope back on your slug gun and get a rimfire/air gun scope. 10/22s can be scope killers, the forward bolt travel makes regular scopes fall apart internally. A buddy of mine put 7 scopes on his before he got one to hold zero. However they are great guns! I've got a LR, a magnum and a 77...
by GunnyMack
Sun Mar 17, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Thanks! Yeah they are GREAT when they are someone else's!
I'll have to discuss with her parents just exactly what she is gonna get first, a 22 or a 410 but your idea of a G2 is great!
by GunnyMack
Sun Mar 17, 2019 12:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

That's the best way to break in a Rubicon! I miss mine, might get another one. Tell him GOOD LUCK AND CONGRATULATIONS! Few years ago we were skidding trees on my buddies farm, about a foot of snow on the ground and only 1 spot that I got hung up , even with the lockers I kept getting bogged down. Ha...
by GunnyMack
Sun Mar 17, 2019 5:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Corned beef for St. Patrick's Day
Replies: 17
Views: 276

Re: Corned beef for St. Patrick's Day

I'm not a fan of corned beef but I'll eat pastrami like a ravenous dog. Smoked brisket is fine eating too.
They say you eat with your eyes- so maybe seeing a hunk of fat laden unusually colored meat bubbling away is what I dont care for.
Either way enjoy!
by GunnyMack
Sun Mar 17, 2019 4:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Gosh & begorah look at that pile o brass- whatcha do find an IRA leprechaun and steal his pot o gold? :lol: now you can develop a safer load!!
by GunnyMack
Sat Mar 16, 2019 5:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

You are right Six all three are just different scale versions. A 200 grain .224 would be as long as a dachshund! Hmm the twist might be a bit fast yet. Bet ya could do it with a gain twist barrel!? I knew a guy that necked a 50 down to 17 ! Just a little over bore . He went through the effort to act...
by GunnyMack
Sat Mar 16, 2019 4:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Thanks Jay!!
by GunnyMack
Sat Mar 16, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Yeah ya cant fight the wind and expect to be in the winners circle every time. Were you using commercial or military brass? Thanks for the kind words! Yup she is a real cute kid! I've been thinking about that 24 Nosler but I haven't been able to find any info about it... supposed to fit the AR just ...
by GunnyMack
Sat Mar 16, 2019 10:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Old Arms of Idaho" Website for Guns, Gun Parts
Replies: 2
Views: 184

Re: "Old Arms of Idaho" Website for Guns, Gun Parts

I have saved the site, thanks 7!
by GunnyMack
Sat Mar 16, 2019 10:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Which has more nitrites/nitrates
Replies: 11
Views: 260

Re: Which has more nitrites/nitrates

What I get a kick out of is GLEUTEN FREE... Last time I looked pigs weren't made of wheat!
That leads me to NON-GMO, Every plant and animal is genetically modified. If not for man accelerating the genetics we would not have such variety of fruits and veggies...
by GunnyMack
Sat Mar 16, 2019 10:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Tom actually research is showing that castration is NOT the best for dogs, but a vasectomy is more beneficial! Seems the hormones produced are GOOD for the health of the dog.

Thank for the congratulations! Yes I am thinking about a cricket too!
by GunnyMack
Sat Mar 16, 2019 6:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Introducing Scarlett Grace!
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by GunnyMack
Sat Mar 16, 2019 4:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Interesting technology......maybe.....
Replies: 1
Views: 153

Re: Interesting technology......maybe.....

Question is can it be used to launch freshmen congressmen/senators into orbit so they can get a good look at the atmosphere? :D
by GunnyMack
Sat Mar 16, 2019 4:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Ruger Beatcat Special
Replies: 11
Views: 302

Re: New Ruger Beatcat Special

Now you are thinking Six- that's how my 44 special Single Six was born!
by GunnyMack
Sat Mar 16, 2019 4:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

You can thank me later fir a good nights sleep. At least ypu didnt wake up a 3am cause you were worried... :shock: Gunny, any hazard to breathing in cedar wood dust? Sorry Todd, just saw this! Yes actually cedar is mildly toxic! Some folks react some dont. Walnut is as well. Probably depends on wha...
by GunnyMack
Sat Mar 16, 2019 4:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Well she is here- Scarlet Grace was born at 0247 this morning! 7lbs 6 oz, 21" long. Mother and child are doing well! Well Six I've never had the opportunity to see a BAR with my fingers... as for putting a base on it I'm sure it could be done but it might be quite some trial & error, machine work to...
by GunnyMack
Fri Mar 15, 2019 6:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Ruger Beatcat Special
Replies: 11
Views: 302

Re: New Ruger Beatcat Special

Always liked those ! But I think they would be much nice with a brass grip frame. Saw one with adjustable rear sight , guess that's NOT a standard option?

Let us know how it shoots!
by GunnyMack
Fri Mar 15, 2019 2:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Are you still planning that rebarrel of your 22-250? That could be the ticket with 77-90's ! Gain more fps for sure and give you better energy for those rams. Well I went out to Easton today, filled out an application at Heritage Guild, they are looking for a smiff. Nice set up, indoor pistol, indoo...
by GunnyMack
Fri Mar 15, 2019 2:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spring is springing in North Texas
Replies: 24
Views: 510

Re: Spring is springing in North Texas

Broke 70 today!!! Mud is getting deeper as the frost has thawed, a good 2" of soup in the yard. The girls are out laying on the deck and tearing around playing in the mud.
Colder temps for the weekend.
by GunnyMack
Fri Mar 15, 2019 7:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spring is springing in North Texas
Replies: 24
Views: 510

Re: Spring is springing in North Texas

Had quite a warm day yesterday- high 40s, majority of the snow & ice melted. But there is mud everywhere, still frost in the ground, so the inch or so of mud is STOS !
by GunnyMack
Fri Mar 15, 2019 6:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Darn kids! Six you should know better... good news is you weren't 2 grains over- could been a whole lot worse- aluminum flying in all directions! Whenever I hear about hot rodding I always think of something one of my instructors said- " and the angels sing" . It's nice to know your AR likes the 77s...
by GunnyMack
Thu Mar 14, 2019 12:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Think he said his ARs have 1:7 so he will be fine in that respect... How he does in the match is another question. I'm sure if he can keep the pharting to a minimum he should do spectacularly! I still have a desktop running Vista- completely unsupported!, a Laptop, iPad and my phone. 95% is done on ...
by GunnyMack
Thu Mar 14, 2019 10:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Oh Griff that is such a PITA ! Whoever said computers would make our lives better was full of it! One advantage of the 'smart'phones and having the ability to get call forwarding through Apps. Many times I have computer and phone working a problem like you are. Very frustrating!! I'm curious to hear...
by GunnyMack
Thu Mar 14, 2019 10:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sure wish they would stop the madness
Replies: 26
Views: 633

Re: Sure wish they would stop the madness

While the OP wishes, that 'they would "stop the madness", he is in very small minority who don't like DST so I guess that makes him the 'mad' one and the rest of us happy with it. :o Not so Steve- I'm not mad, just wish they would do away with it all together. Pick a time and stick with it. Like I ...
by GunnyMack
Wed Mar 13, 2019 6:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 1873 Case Hardening Question
Replies: 24
Views: 399

Re: Winchester 1873 Case Hardening Question

Marlinman thank you for correcting my memory!! Yes you are correct, 2000F is WAY to high. 25 years ago, and apparently my mind isn't what it used to be! :D When steel is brought up into that magic temp it begins to draw carbon into the surface, when quenched it hardens , normally not much deeper tha...
by GunnyMack
Wed Mar 13, 2019 6:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Just about every year when we would get into our fishing camp in Quebec the first thing we did after unpacking was scrounge enough parts from each cabin to make a coffee pot. Some years no such luck and we had cowboy coffee. Most times a percolator using paper towels for a filter. Seems like it took...
by GunnyMack
Wed Mar 13, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Yeah I saw that reply. Whatever.

Roger buying blanks, I do the same. I made 1 knife from scratch including heat treat, it's never drawn blood.

Six I'm telling ya just join the club, BRCC will ship a bag as often as you want, as much as you want and FREE shipping!
by GunnyMack
Wed Mar 13, 2019 3:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Well looky there! Another bag of the world's BEST coffee in the mailbox!! Mmmm good -Black Rifle Coffee GUNSHIP .
by GunnyMack
Wed Mar 13, 2019 5:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 1873 Case Hardening Question
Replies: 24
Views: 399

Re: Winchester 1873 Case Hardening Question

Vance it's the same process. The colors are a 'happy accident' of steel parts imbedded into a crucible full of charcoal, sealed air tight and brought to about 2000 F then quenched in water. The process was developed to surface harden by allowing more carbon to enter the surface of the steel. While I...
by GunnyMack
Wed Mar 13, 2019 5:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: One rifle, one pistol
Replies: 94
Views: 1299

Re: One rifle, one pistol

Whatever NATO troops are carrying. That's right - zap a guy in a blue helmet and ya got ammo, guns , parts, com's whatever ya need. The initial zap could be done with whatever ya have. Then stock pile your heavy ordnance and use the .223/.308& 9mm.
by GunnyMack
Wed Mar 13, 2019 5:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

At first glance I thought that woman was AOC... So no I'm not going to comment.

Six by 9:30 am I'm ready for my morning nap! :lol:
Huh? Did you say something? So do you need hearing aids or are you just making use of selective hearing that most married men have?
by GunnyMack
Wed Mar 13, 2019 5:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winchester 1873 Case Hardening Question
Replies: 24
Views: 399

Re: Winchester 1873 Case Hardening Question

Color case hardening is a surface hardening, .005- maybe .010. The fantastic vivid colors we all love is normally achieved with bone charcoal. (Italy does not allow bone to be used for some stupid reason. ) What Miroku uses I don't know. The new production guns have the advantage of modern steels th...
by GunnyMack
Tue Mar 12, 2019 2:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Yup spring is getting close, Red Wind Blackbird here today. It's blowing pretty good here too, but the only thing I had a walk with today was the 18" planer! Spent most of the day planing black walnut. Oh wait I did walk the girls a half dozen times! Damascus eh? Are you buying blanks or making your...
by GunnyMack
Tue Mar 12, 2019 7:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Haw haw haw! Oh that's funny- 'arrogant little twit' . That's what the co founder of Greenpeace said about AOC. (Azzwhole Of the Country) is how I refer to that horse tooth dingbat bartender. Anyhow maybe just MAYBE folks will start to look at the SCIENCE and not meatless Monday's to help make the p...
by GunnyMack
Tue Mar 12, 2019 7:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: High-capacity BARREL - not magazine....???
Replies: 10
Views: 255

Re: High-capacity BARREL - not magazine....???

Boy you can say that again Doc! If that moron had just 1 round with powder in it they could possibly be in the running for a Darwin award!
by GunnyMack
Tue Mar 12, 2019 5:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 12 Gauge Flare Guns As SD In Gun-Prohibited Areas
Replies: 20
Views: 315

Re: 12 Gauge Flare Guns As SD In Gun-Prohibited Areas

If they outlaw handguns and you are not accosted while sailing down the street in your boat a flare pistol is still going to be an illegal firearm. Step up to a long gun for primary defense. A used pump gun will get all the respect ya want.
by GunnyMack
Mon Mar 11, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 3297
Views: 51057

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Well at least it wasnt a half digested mouse that was coughed up!
2200!! Holy Carp Batman!! That's steep...