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by Marvin S
Wed Aug 21, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: NRA Lever Action Silhouette shooting.
Replies: 1
Views: 21

NRA Lever Action Silhouette shooting.

So I plan to look into shooting some local monthly matches in an attempt to get out for more exercise. I started shooting Muzzleloading club matches again the first of the year and am having renewed success with using my lite weight 36 cal squirrel rifle. Bad back and two bad shoulders has made shoo...
by Marvin S
Wed Aug 21, 2019 6:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lawn mower build update ( video added )
Replies: 32
Views: 387

Re: Lawn mower build update ( video added )

Ok here goes this upside down pic thing again, looks fine on my I-pad and upside down on my laptop. :x :x
by Marvin S
Wed Aug 21, 2019 1:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lawn mower build update ( video added )
Replies: 32
Views: 387

Re: Lawn mower build update ( video added )

Pitchy wrote:
Wed Aug 21, 2019 9:45 am
Thanks Marvin, what kind of sickle mower do you have, old ?
I have some for the David Bradley two wheel tractors and a four foot side folder for my Standard Twin Convertible tractor 1943 model.
by Marvin S
Wed Aug 21, 2019 9:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lawn mower build update ( video added )
Replies: 32
Views: 387

Re: Lawn mower build update ( video added )

Looking good :D . It’s rained so much here this year I’m gonna need to get one of my sickle bars going.
by Marvin S
Mon Aug 19, 2019 12:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lawn mower build update ( video added )
Replies: 32
Views: 387

Re: Lawn mower build update

No problem. Take a deep breath and do your own thing.
by Marvin S
Fri Aug 16, 2019 4:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lawn mower build.
Replies: 100
Views: 1277

Re: Lawn mower build.

jeepnik wrote:
Fri Aug 16, 2019 1:20 pm
Hey Pitchy, maybe MICAP came into use after we left in the mid 70's. I've never heard of it either.
Could be be, I joined in 83 and got out in 18. It was just a little humor anyway.
by Marvin S
Fri Aug 16, 2019 10:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lawn mower build.
Replies: 100
Views: 1277

Re: Lawn mower build.

Should have ordered it MICAP :D Sorry but i`m stupid and don`t know what that stands for.. I was going to wait until after i posted the video of the mower running but i`ll say now after that happens i`ll be leaving this board for a while. As the Hag says, i`m tired of it all. Air Force supply acron...
by Marvin S
Thu Aug 15, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lawn mower build.
Replies: 100
Views: 1277

Re: Lawn mower build.

Should have ordered it MICAP :D
by Marvin S
Wed Aug 14, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lawn mower build.
Replies: 100
Views: 1277

Re: Lawn mower build.

Whiskey or maybe Nitrous Oxide after the video Six posted.
by Marvin S
Wed Aug 14, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Video Of Pitchy's Lawn Mower
Replies: 10
Views: 240

Re: Video Of Pitchy's Lawn Mower

That’s good stuff :lol: :lol:
by Marvin S
Fri Aug 09, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lawn mower build.
Replies: 100
Views: 1277

Re: Lawn mower build.

Looking good. You may have to run some aerator spikes on the drive roller for traction.
by Marvin S
Sun Aug 04, 2019 4:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Off Topic....Harley Street Glide ???
Replies: 51
Views: 667

Re: Off Topic....Harley Street Glide ???

Pitchy, you always have some interesting machinery.
by Marvin S
Sun Aug 04, 2019 2:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Off Topic....Harley Street Glide ???
Replies: 51
Views: 667

Re: Off Topic....Harley Street Glide ???

My 85 FXRS, yep still going strong.
by Marvin S
Fri Aug 02, 2019 10:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Off Topic....Harley Street Glide ???
Replies: 51
Views: 667

Re: Off Topic....Harley Street Glide ???

One of my trouble heads I built. Kind of wish I still had it.
by Marvin S
Fri Aug 02, 2019 1:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Off Topic....Harley Street Glide ???
Replies: 51
Views: 667

Re: Off Topic....Harley Street Glide ???

I’m still riding my 1985 fxrs with the original drive belt and the engine has never been broken into. It does not leak oil either and runs excellent. Things that had to be replaced since new are one ignition module, starter relay, battery cable end, along with oil , tires and normal wear items like ...
by Marvin S
Wed Jul 31, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hunting From a Canoe
Replies: 22
Views: 467

Re: Hunting From a Canoe

It’s illegal to hunt from a moving watercraft here.
by Marvin S
Fri Jul 19, 2019 6:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Genius in bamboo woodworking
Replies: 15
Views: 398

Re: Genius in bamboo woodworking

I wonder if he’s the guy that made my bamboo back scratcher 🤔
by Marvin S
Mon Jul 01, 2019 7:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Electronics
Replies: 4
Views: 197

Re: Electronics

Rusty wrote:
Sun Jun 30, 2019 9:45 pm
I figured I'd see how this thing works so I say, Alexa, what do women want? The thing hasn't shut up for a week.
:lol: :lol: :lol:
by Marvin S
Wed Jun 26, 2019 1:07 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: The biggest 'core' problems in the U.S....
Replies: 1
Views: 248

Re: The biggest 'core' problems in the U.S....

Good points Doc.
by Marvin S
Fri Jun 14, 2019 5:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Diploma..............
Replies: 13
Views: 423

Re: My Diploma..............

Good for you :D
by Marvin S
Fri Jun 14, 2019 5:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lever gun "nostalgia only"?
Replies: 27
Views: 735

Re: Lever gun "nostalgia only"?

You won’t beat a manually operated action for load versatility. Shooting squib loads to full power, cast to full metal patch the lever gun, revolver, single shot and the like will do it.
by Marvin S
Mon Jun 10, 2019 6:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Motorcycle Wreck
Replies: 6
Views: 468

Re: The Motorcycle Wreck

So you went back to see how the bike was, right?
by Marvin S
Sat May 25, 2019 9:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The crew chief
Replies: 23
Views: 663

Re: The crew chief

Hey Pitchy. I done 17 years as a crew chief on KC-135E and D and 18 years as Matals Technology.
by Marvin S
Tue May 21, 2019 1:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hornady --- GRRRRRRR!
Replies: 8
Views: 418

Re: Hornady --- GRRRRRRR!

IIRC the big knob might be in the way. With a lathe it would go in behind the chuck jaws, but that’s been 25 or so years ago.
by Marvin S
Tue May 21, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hornady --- GRRRRRRR!
Replies: 8
Views: 418

Re: Hornady --- GRRRRRRR!

I remember turning the shaft down on mine to use the RCBS ones. I have the Lyman now with the ball chuck .
by Marvin S
Tue May 21, 2019 11:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Iver Johnson Champion 12 gauge has joined the accumulation .....
Replies: 12
Views: 498

Re: Iver Johnson Champion 12 gauge has joined the accumulation .....

My first was an H&R .410 single so I think this one fills its place. I got three cotton tails with the Iver Johnson first time out years ago :D
by Marvin S
Tue May 21, 2019 10:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Iver Johnson Champion 12 gauge has joined the accumulation .....
Replies: 12
Views: 498

Re: Iver Johnson Champion 12 gauge has joined the accumulation .....

Here’s a hardware store version in .410 bore . Mechanical excellent shape no alterations except for a coat of varnish with no sanding evident.
WITTE’S SPECIAL ST. LOUIS MO
by Marvin S
Thu May 16, 2019 1:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Managed to cast a few
Replies: 18
Views: 371

Re: Managed to cast a few

Now you can look forward to loading them next, them emptying them!
by Marvin S
Wed May 15, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lead hardness testers
Replies: 10
Views: 321

Re: Lead hardness testers

I use the LEE tester and it seems to work fine but I have nothing to compare it with other than a portable Rockwell tester that works in the same manner except it just does C scale.
by Marvin S
Wed May 15, 2019 3:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who on here is old enough to remember......
Replies: 16
Views: 512

Re: Who on here is old enough to remember......

That’s how my old 18.5 barrel 870 got its name! ( The Dump Broom )

This was a demolition dump about 30 years ago.
by Marvin S
Thu May 09, 2019 10:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Question for the American members regarding serial numbers.
Replies: 16
Views: 554

Re: Question for the American members regarding serial numbers.

. Firstly, it's nobody's business what the SN is of a firearm someone else owns. It's also a hedge/defense against the possibility that some lowlife will give the SN to law enforcement, claiming that the gun with that SN was stolen from them whenever. Human beings being human, the accused may not h...
by Marvin S
Mon Apr 22, 2019 12:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This is for sale.....
Replies: 14
Views: 651

Re: This is for sale.....

And due to the rarity there is no return policy :D
by Marvin S
Mon Apr 22, 2019 9:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Puppy cam
Replies: 38
Views: 1133

Re: Puppy cam

They are really going at it now.
by Marvin S
Mon Apr 08, 2019 6:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Built a barn today
Replies: 19
Views: 379

Re: Built a barn today

That’s pretty good :D
by Marvin S
Mon Apr 01, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Colt lightning rifles - who’s a fan?
Replies: 26
Views: 571

Re: Colt lightning rifles - who’s a fan?

I’ll have to settle for my Marlins and Remington pump rifles. Mod 27 Mod 25 and 14 1/2.
by Marvin S
Sat Mar 30, 2019 7:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Puppy cam
Replies: 38
Views: 1133

Re: Puppy cam

I imagine that’s how I sleep, flip - flop- twitch.
by Marvin S
Thu Mar 28, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Puppy cam
Replies: 38
Views: 1133

Re: Puppy cam

I had to check in again. Makes me smile 😊
by Marvin S
Wed Mar 27, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Puppy cam
Replies: 38
Views: 1133

Re: Puppy cam

Guilty, I had to look.
by Marvin S
Tue Mar 19, 2019 9:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: One rifle, one pistol
Replies: 148
Views: 3565

Re: One rifle, one pistol

Mod 24 Savage 22/20ga and a Browning HP or maybe a Ruger Blk Hawk 357/9mm.
by Marvin S
Sun Mar 03, 2019 12:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Small Ax Quality
Replies: 47
Views: 3324

Re: Small Ax Quality

2Hawks.net has lots of nice options if you want something a little different. I have the Woodsman
by Marvin S
Tue Feb 26, 2019 12:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Nice Summary on 'Climate Change'
Replies: 10
Views: 471

Re: Nice Summary on 'Climate Change'

We may be Ice fishing this March in Kansas, no joke.
by Marvin S
Sat Feb 23, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This is what Benchmade calls an apology
Replies: 36
Views: 1341

Re: This is what Benchmade calls an apology

Wow................. That is really amazing. He basically just said 'Benchmade is committed to being a great company, and making great knifes, and oh, by the way, we say we support the Second Amendment...' :roll: :roll: :roll: This is what I just left on their 'contact us' page, not that it will ma...
by Marvin S
Tue Feb 19, 2019 1:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who likes the .410 shotgun?
Replies: 60
Views: 1330

Re: Who likes the .410 shotgun?

My favorite is an old Iver Johnson tool and cycle single shot. I also have the little CZ sxs. Does anyone know if someone is making a copy of the Lee loading kit in .410 bore?
by Marvin S
Fri Feb 15, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin 1894 versus Winchester 1892
Replies: 9
Views: 556

Re: Marlin 1894 versus Winchester 1892

Price and condition should be your guide.
by Marvin S
Mon Feb 11, 2019 11:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What's the allure of "tactical"?
Replies: 40
Views: 1102

Re: What's the allure of "tactical"?

Boy, that Mossberg is some piece of work :roll:
by Marvin S
Tue Jan 29, 2019 9:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Which one of you guys was this...???
Replies: 14
Views: 718

Re: Which one of you guys was this...???

Sounds like it’s time to watch Falling Down again.
by Marvin S
Sun Jan 27, 2019 2:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: JB-Weld fans will like this
Replies: 16
Views: 801

Re: JB-Weld fans will like this

When building bows Tite Bond III is usually recommended.
by Marvin S
Sun Jan 27, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: JB-Weld fans will like this
Replies: 16
Views: 801

Re: JB-Weld fans will like this

That was pretty good, I can’t believe the video received that many thumbs down.