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by Old No7
Sun Nov 19, 2017 7:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 44 treated Coyote
Replies: 14
Views: 367

Re: 44 treated Coyote

Now THAT'S a "good" coyote!

If you get another one and treat it right in the field -- there's always "this option": :wink:

Coyote Helper.jpg

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by Old No7
Sun Nov 19, 2017 7:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Veterans Day Doe -- with a Levergun!
Replies: 11
Views: 362

Re: Veterans Day Doe -- with a Levergun!

Nath wrote:
Sat Nov 18, 2017 5:30 pm
Was it the store bought bargain Remington ammo?
Nath.
Well Nath, I didn't think it was a "bargain" at the time, but the Rem .250 Savage ammo in the only load I've seen for that caliber.

But I'm saving the brass so I can roll my own for future seasons. :wink:

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by Old No7
Sat Nov 18, 2017 10:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Air Traffic Control" Humor
Replies: 6
Views: 201

"Air Traffic Control" Humor

Here you go... :wink: Old No7 "Air Traffic Control" Humor Tower: "Delta 351, you have traffic at 10 o'clock, 6 miles out..." Delta 351: "Give us another hint! We have digital watches..." ========================= "TWA 2341, for noise abatement turn right 45 degrees." "Center, we are at 35,000 feet ....
by Old No7
Fri Nov 17, 2017 5:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Couple Shot in TN Church "With An Unloaded Gun"
Replies: 11
Views: 282

Couple Shot in TN Church "With An Unloaded Gun"

Geez, you can't make this up............ Hope they recover OK -- and that he gets some training or sells it to buy mace. Old No7 Man Accidentally Shoots Himself and Wife in Church While Discussing Recent Church Shooting Tennessee: A husband and wife pair was accidentally shot in a Tennessee church ...
by Old No7
Fri Nov 17, 2017 11:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 10 Fun Facts
Replies: 5
Views: 198

10 Fun Facts

Dang, they got me...

Bet they get most of you too! :wink:

This will keep Ysabel Kid amused all afternoon at work..........

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by Old No7
Fri Nov 17, 2017 11:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Reach For a Levergun!
Replies: 7
Views: 283

Reach For a Levergun!

Enjoy this pix!

I'd guess it's a 22 Hi-Power or a .250-3000 -- any bigger 99 would leave too BIG of a hole. :wink:

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by Old No7
Thu Nov 16, 2017 5:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 45 vs 9 -- Look at the Difference
Replies: 15
Views: 547

Re: 45 vs 9 -- Look at the Difference

Ray wrote:
Wed Nov 15, 2017 7:09 pm
His reply was "I sure liked the way that that gretchen mol filled out her skin ! " :wink:
Didn't recognize her name, so I had to go and look her up..........

Alrighty now, I'll take the 3:10 To Yuma to pick her up!!!

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by Old No7
Thu Nov 16, 2017 1:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rifle walk.
Replies: 13
Views: 294

Re: Rifle walk.

Now THAT'S a good day off!!!

Actually, any day off from work is "good"...

My SUV that tows my boat has a sticker that says: "A bad day fishing is better than a good day at work." :wink:

Glad to see you & Jess out and about Nath.

Cheers!

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by Old No7
Wed Nov 15, 2017 8:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 45 vs 9 -- Look at the Difference
Replies: 15
Views: 547

Re: 45 vs 9 -- Look at the Difference

Found one more, but I like the image above better... :D

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by Old No7
Wed Nov 15, 2017 7:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 45 vs 9 -- Look at the Difference
Replies: 15
Views: 547

45 vs 9 -- Look at the Difference

For those choosing between a 45 versus a 9 -- maybe this will help! :wink:

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by Old No7
Sun Nov 12, 2017 5:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "LESTERS Cheap Ammo" ! ! !
Replies: 8
Views: 379

"LESTERS Cheap Ammo" ! ! !

I need to get this tin sign for my man cave... :wink:

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by Old No7
Sat Nov 11, 2017 10:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Veterans Day Doe -- with a Levergun!
Replies: 11
Views: 362

Veterans Day Doe -- with a Levergun!

Yeah! Finally, I can post a leverguns topic!!! :wink: October was the warmest ever on record here in Maine and the first 2 weekends of the rifle deer season were the same -- much too warm. All this week while traveling on business in Canada I was praying for (among other more important things, of c...
by Old No7
Thu Nov 09, 2017 1:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: By popular demand....
Replies: 17
Views: 411

Re: By popular demand....

Nath wrote:
Wed Nov 08, 2017 3:31 pm
BlaineG wrote:
Wed Nov 08, 2017 2:51 pm
:wink: Next time ask permission before leaving the room. :lol:
:lol:

Thanks guys.
Glad all is well — Cheers!!!

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by Old No7
Wed Nov 08, 2017 12:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Where do you sit
Replies: 37
Views: 932

Re: Where do you sit

I agree with all those who like to have a good view, be on the end, and are always alert. Maybe those of us who concealed carry in church should start sitting one level up — in the balcony.

But it’s sadly ironic that we even need to have this discussion..........

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by Old No7
Wed Nov 08, 2017 7:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Corn Maze For Blondes
Replies: 3
Views: 300

Corn Maze For Blondes

Maine 1st Responders were called out to rescue 2 blondes from this challenging maze... :wink:

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by Old No7
Tue Nov 07, 2017 10:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Where / How is NATH ? ? ?
Replies: 9
Views: 470

Re: Where / How is NATH ? ? ?

Update:

Our friend John from across the pond (gamekeeper) has attempted to contact Nath locally to advise he's missed, and to check if he's OK.

Cheers!

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by Old No7
Mon Nov 06, 2017 8:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another "Took a Classic Out Hunting"
Replies: 7
Views: 443

Re: Another "Took a Classic Out Hunting"

What's your load if you don't mind me asking? That should have the faster twist rate, right? Mainehunter Yes, it does have the faster twist rate. I haven't started to reload for this one yet, as I stumbled upon a small gun shop that had 12 boxes of Rem factory ammo (100 gr SP) on the shelf, and a c...
by Old No7
Mon Nov 06, 2017 5:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another "Took a Classic Out Hunting"
Replies: 7
Views: 443

Re: Another "Took a Classic Out Hunting"

You can take a wood rasp to the stock where it's slippery....should fix it right up. Um, yeah, that could work........ :o Actually, I was toying with the idea of adding deer tracks to it --like I did on this one: Deer Tracks 07 - Final.jpg As a late model Savage "A", it certainly doesn't have the t...
by Old No7
Mon Nov 06, 2017 10:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: More Info on "Priest Holes" in England
Replies: 4
Views: 289

More Info on "Priest Holes" in England

Now, now gang -- behave yourself, and don't be reading anything into that subject line that's not there... This is posted in response to John's (aka gamekeeper) reply on the Guy Fawkes thread: Huddington Court, home of the Wintour family, was one of the gunpowder plot houses in Worcestershire, that...
by Old No7
Mon Nov 06, 2017 10:39 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Terrifying Weapons Cache found....!
Replies: 3
Views: 150

Re: Terrifying Weapons Cache found....!

Heck, here in Maine, that's not a cache...

We'd call that a "GOOD START" ! ! ! :wink:

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by Old No7
Sun Nov 05, 2017 6:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another "Took a Classic Out Hunting"
Replies: 7
Views: 443

Another "Took a Classic Out Hunting"

No game to report, but I like the way this .250-3000 99A carries -- and it shoots great at the range too! It's not an "old" classic (70's vintage *), but has the classic design pedigree. .... * Then again, I'm 60s vintage and feel old at times! My only complaint is the stock is a little bit slippery...
by Old No7
Fri Nov 03, 2017 7:39 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS Elsewhere: Browning BPS Upland 12ga + Extras
Replies: 3
Views: 119

FS Elsewhere: Browning BPS Upland 12ga + Extras

I don't use this much anymore... So it's up for sale on GB: Browning BPS "Upland Special" - 12 ga - Extra 28" Barrel, Turkey Sights + 5 Chokes & More Here's the link to it on GunBroker: http://www.gunbroker.com/item/714638415 Top tang safety -- Bottom ejection -- PERFECT pump combo for a LEFTY!! (Or...
by Old No7
Fri Nov 03, 2017 8:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Neat Little 2-in-1 LED Flashlight with 3 Modes
Replies: 2
Views: 176

Neat Little 2-in-1 LED Flashlight with 3 Modes

Hi, my name is Old No7... And I love leverguns -- and gadgets too.... I think many of us like gadgets here, so I wanted to share a neat little LED flashlight that I picked up recently. The "2 in 1" feature, as I call it, allows the head to swivel 90-degrees, so it looks like this: Cryket 01.jpg The...
by Old No7
Fri Nov 03, 2017 7:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Where / How is NATH ? ? ?
Replies: 9
Views: 470

Where / How is NATH ? ? ?

I was just thinking we were due to see some fall hunting pictures from our good friend Nath over in England...

But I see he hasn't logged on for almost a month now..................... :?:

Has anybody heard from or seen NATH ? ? ?

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by Old No7
Wed Nov 01, 2017 6:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bought My Granddaughter a "Radio Flyer" Wagon!
Replies: 11
Views: 324

Re: Bought My Granddaughter a "Radio Flyer" Wagon!

Hey does that wagon have CUP HOLDERS?! Sure does! 2 on the front you can see, plus 2 more down inside for the kids "sippycups". Hey, maybe one of those will keep my beer from spilling on the bumps!!! :!: :?: Why were the wagons called "Radio Flyer" though...? Here's what I found out... Radio Flyer ...
by Old No7
Tue Oct 31, 2017 1:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bought My Granddaughter a "Radio Flyer" Wagon!
Replies: 11
Views: 324

Bought My Granddaughter a "Radio Flyer" Wagon!

My wife and I just bought our granddaughter a "Radio Flyer" wagon! (At half price too!)

Turns out she'll have to wrestle the dog to get to use it! :wink:

Iris - Wagon 02 (Small).jpg

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by Old No7
Sun Oct 29, 2017 6:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Get "Your Name" as a Fisherman
Replies: 16
Views: 378

Re: Get "Your Name" as a Fisherman

gamekeeper wrote:
Sun Oct 29, 2017 6:25 am
Gaffy Cherrypopper, I think I'll keep quiet about that one.... :shock:
Wow John...

You Brits DO have a certain way with the language -- and the ladies too it seems!? :!:

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by Old No7
Sat Oct 28, 2017 10:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bless Me Father, I Fell In Lust Today
Replies: 29
Views: 862

Re: Bless Me Father, I Fell In Lust Today

Pete44ru wrote:
Sat Oct 28, 2017 10:11 pm
I'll clear shooting it with my cardiologist Tuesday afternoon - what could possibly go wrong ? ;) . :mrgreen:
DON'T RISK IT!!!

Be Safe!!! Send it to me -- I'll test it for you!!! :wink:

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by Old No7
Sat Oct 28, 2017 9:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Get "Your Name" as a Fisherman
Replies: 16
Views: 378

Get "Your Name" as a Fisherman

Well I'll be......... :wink:

Fisherman's Name.jpg

Actually, I'll be "Slick Drifter"!

What's yours???

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by Old No7
Sat Oct 28, 2017 8:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Do You Expect From a Tool???1
Replies: 15
Views: 444

What Do You Expect From a Tool???1

I like this one!!! :wink:

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by Old No7
Sat Oct 28, 2017 8:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bless Me Father, I Fell In Lust Today
Replies: 29
Views: 862

Re: Bless Me Father, I Fell In Lust Today

Ysabel Kid wrote:
Sat Oct 28, 2017 8:24 pm
JerryB wrote:
Sat Oct 28, 2017 7:45 pm
That is real gun porn, absolutely beautiful. A real fine grouse and rabbit gun.
+1

Man, that is just gorgeous!
Make that a +2 -- would love to find one like that!

Have fun with it!

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by Old No7
Fri Oct 27, 2017 6:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Driver's License to buy ammo?
Replies: 17
Views: 777

Re: Driver's License to buy ammo?

It's WalMart, what else does one need to say?

If I get an attractive young lady who asks me for mine -- I always ask to see hers too!

But wait... It's WalMart -- so yeah, that hasn't happened yet............ :wink:

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by Old No7
Fri Oct 27, 2017 6:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Job=new scoot
Replies: 21
Views: 632

Re: New Job=new scoot

Good luck Gunny!!!

Your new ride looks great, hope Dee and the boys are doing well.

But... Dang! There goes getting the employee discount on that bass boat I looked over at your old Bass Pro...... :!:

Anyway, have fun and good luck.

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by Old No7
Wed Oct 25, 2017 6:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Scouting for Deer -- Found Squirrels Instead...
Replies: 16
Views: 687

Re: Scouting for Deer -- Found Squirrels Instead...

How do you like that Dickinson? I was drooling over those at Cabelas the other day. I would sure like to have a fine 16 gauge SxS. https://www.dickinsonarms.com/side-by-sides.html Does it shoot as good as it looks? Sure does -- it handles great, and the trigger pulls are sweet too (my older CZ Bobw...
by Old No7
Mon Oct 23, 2017 9:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Scouting for Deer -- Found Squirrels Instead...
Replies: 16
Views: 687

Scouting for Deer -- Found Squirrels Instead...

Not the first time I've been out after deer and seen or heard only squirrels........ But this time, it was a week before the deer season opener, and unknown to the squirrels I was carrying a 20 ga side-by-side shotgun instead of a deer rifle. (That's a "Dickinson Estate" 20ga, 28" bbl, double-trigg...
by Old No7
Sun Oct 22, 2017 4:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Trick Or..." (Take that kids...)
Replies: 7
Views: 564

"Trick Or..." (Take that kids...)

A Little Fun for Halloween... :o

Use this idea at your own risk!!! :wink:

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by Old No7
Thu Oct 19, 2017 12:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: America's Oldest Hardware Store Closing...
Replies: 14
Views: 876

America's Oldest Hardware Store Closing...

So sad to see this happening... Sure, I get the lure of lower prices, wider selection and shopping online... But when you "need it now"; or when you're trying to "Rube Goldberg" a solution to a problem and you're not quite sure what you need, but know they'll have "something" to make it work; or fo...
by Old No7
Thu Oct 19, 2017 8:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Answer To: "How Many Do You Need?"
Replies: 21
Views: 1032

The Answer To: "How Many Do You Need?"

Finally, we have the definitive answer to the question:

............"How Many Guns Do You Need?"

How Many Do You Need.png

Apply this to your collection today!!! :wink:

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by Old No7
Thu Oct 19, 2017 8:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A insperation
Replies: 16
Views: 543

Re: A insperation

Well Pitchy... You know how you are always "making" things???

You MADE my day! :!:

God Bless!

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by Old No7
Mon Oct 16, 2017 7:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Knee
Replies: 18
Views: 387

Re: New Knee

Prayers up for you! "Get up soon", as soon as they tell you, then do whatever they say for PT and recovery. My mother had both done at the same day, and she had really good luck with "Mederma" cream, that she rubbed into her scars daily, and it really helped those to mostly disappear. Sure, that's s...
by Old No7
Mon Oct 16, 2017 7:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chamber and barrel inserts
Replies: 15
Views: 507

Re: Chamber and barrel inserts

If/when you get one, I'd suggest the following to "test" for accuracy... Put a small file mark on the end of the insert, then load it at "12 o'clock" and take 3 shots at 15 yards. Then try 3 more at 3:00, then 3 at 6:00 and 9:00 -- and chances are, one of those positions may be better than the other...
by Old No7
Mon Oct 16, 2017 5:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Maine Roofers STAND for National Anthem
Replies: 12
Views: 633

Maine Roofers STAND for National Anthem

These guys didn't have to stop their work and stand...

BUT THEY DID. :wink:

Kudos' to These Roofers Who Respect Our Flag (click for link to story)

ME Roofers Stand.jpg

Old No7

ps: We need a "Flag Waving" smilie... :!:
by Old No7
Fri Oct 13, 2017 11:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Oversexed, Overpaid and Over Here"
Replies: 6
Views: 368

"Oversexed, Overpaid and Over Here"

I've had the pleasure of meeting 3 English lasses -- ladies, when I met them -- who had all worked in Spitfire factories during World War II. How I wish now that I had asked them more questions about their work assignments and experiences back then, but I do recall one having a beautiful oil paintin...
by Old No7
Sun Oct 08, 2017 8:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Boston Accent? I Don't Have an Accent...
Replies: 27
Views: 740

Re: Boston Accent? I Don't Have an Accent...

Just got back to SC from a week in Maine. I always at on the southern accent thick up there, just for fun. On the way back we spent a night in PA. At breakfast the next morning, a waitress said, "I take it from your accents that you folks aren't from around here." I replied, "I take it from your ac...
by Old No7
Fri Oct 06, 2017 9:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How WOMEN Think & Text...............
Replies: 14
Views: 626

How WOMEN Think & Text...............

Enjoy! :wink: Old No7 Husband’s Text Message: “Honey, a car hit me when I was pulling out of the office! Paula brought me to the hospital... They're doing tests and X-rays. I had a severe blow to my head, but fortunately it did not cause serious injury... I do have 3 broken ribs, a compound fracture...
by Old No7
Fri Oct 06, 2017 9:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spent a little more time w/ the 1885
Replies: 9
Views: 291

Re: Spent a little more time w/ the 1885

Very nice!!!

I wish my 2 Brownings (High 38-55, Low 17 HMR, both by "Miroku") and my 1 Winchester (High 22 LR, original) had set triggers...

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by Old No7
Wed Oct 04, 2017 9:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "An Open Letter to NFL's American Flag Protesters"
Replies: 13
Views: 529

Re: "An Open Letter to NFL's American Flag Protesters"

Got this image from a posting on the Politics sub-forum...

I'll admit I cried when my Mother was handed my Dad's.........................

A Folded Flag.jpg

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by Old No7
Wed Oct 04, 2017 8:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Boston Accent? I Don't Have an Accent...
Replies: 27
Views: 740

Boston Accent? I Don't Have an Accent...

This is for all those who keep asking me to...

"Pahk thah cah in Hahvahd Yahd."

Ayuh...

Lost My Khakis.jpg

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by Old No7
Mon Oct 02, 2017 8:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "An Open Letter to NFL's American Flag Protesters"
Replies: 13
Views: 529

"An Open Letter to NFL's American Flag Protesters"

I can't take the credit for this, but I'll sure as heck post it here for others to see. Semper Flag! :wink: Old No7 Posted by CaryT on the ASSRA Single Shot Forum: Addressed to the NFL American flag protesters - Take a little trip to Valley Forge in January. If you don't know where that is, just Goo...
by Old No7
Mon Oct 02, 2017 9:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "What Are We Gonna Do With..."
Replies: 6
Views: 373

"What Are We Gonna Do With..."

That will work! :wink:

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