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by Old No7
Fri Jun 22, 2018 1:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The stripper
Replies: 6
Views: 67

Re: The stripper

Here I was expecting a mechanical toy -- made & designed by Pitchy -- that disrobed as it wound its way down a metal pole....... :wink:

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by Old No7
Fri Jun 22, 2018 10:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: new weapons cache discovered....
Replies: 11
Views: 347

Re: new weapons cache discovered....

I saw that the other day but didn't get to post it before I had to catch a plane... Here's a Link to the news story (click for link) which also includes these quotes... * A recent survey of firearm ownership worldwide found there are more guns than people in the United States — or “enough for every ...
by Old No7
Fri Jun 22, 2018 9:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For Those in the UK..............
Replies: 4
Views: 65

For Those in the UK..............

Here's the UK version of "Molon Labe":

UK Take It.jpg

Sorry if this rings true....................... :roll:

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by Old No7
Tue Jun 19, 2018 11:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Levergun Fun! (Some 22s at the range...)
Replies: 7
Views: 220

Levergun Fun! (Some 22s at the range...)

Gosh, it's just been way too long since I posted about -- or shot! -- a levergun! So I set out this morning to correct that!! Two 22s made the trip with me -- and both had levers , although the older one has no tube magazine... On top is my Marlin 1897 Cowboy that's had the Williams Foolproof sight...
by Old No7
Tue Jun 19, 2018 7:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rangefinders - how they work
Replies: 6
Views: 186

Re: Rangefinders - how they work

Actually, that was a really good article with very clear illustrations that showed things I'd only read about before, but clearly "saw" and better understood thanks to those images. So now I'm thinking the rangefinder works just like my sonar "fish finder" but without water and the scrolling chart, ...
by Old No7
Tue Jun 19, 2018 6:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rangefinders - how they work
Replies: 6
Views: 186

Re: Rangefinders - how they work

Funny, your post reminded me of this old quote...

"If the enemy is in range -- so are YOU!!!"

:wink:

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by Old No7
Mon Jun 18, 2018 2:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For Those Of You Who Are
Replies: 4
Views: 281

Re: For Those Of You Who Are

A day late...

But this just doesn't seem fair!!!

M vs F Day.jpg

:wink:

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by Old No7
Mon Jun 18, 2018 7:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Predator Control in action...
Replies: 4
Views: 317

Predator Control in action...

It's not what I thought it was going to be either! :wink:

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Predator Control 01.jpg

Predator Control 02.jpg
by Old No7
Mon Jun 18, 2018 7:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Evolution Since the Revolution
Replies: 1
Views: 161

Evolution Since the Revolution

Enjoy! :wink:

(Click on it to enlarge image...)

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Revolution Evolution.jpg
by Old No7
Mon Jun 18, 2018 7:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "...Are these containers microwave-safe...?"
Replies: 2
Views: 208

Re: "...Are these containers microwave-safe...?"

LOL!

But you'd better keep an eye on that kid...

He/she might grow up doing the sorts of things WE would do!! :wink:

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by Old No7
Mon Jun 18, 2018 7:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Have you noticed...
Replies: 14
Views: 470

Re: Have you noticed...

Chuck 100 yd wrote:
Fri Jun 15, 2018 9:24 pm
The difference between a BMW and a Porcupine.... the porcupine has the pri cks on the outside !
Chuck beat me to it -- I was going to say that...

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by Old No7
Fri Jun 15, 2018 7:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hayes "Special Fasteners"...
Replies: 6
Views: 274

Hayes "Special Fasteners"...

Here's the solution we've always wanted for "That #&@%$ hole that wasn't drilled right"...

Special Fasteners.jpg

Luckily, none of my guns need those... :wink:

( Whoever made this up was pretty clever -- and good with machine tools! )

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by Old No7
Tue Jun 12, 2018 3:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Alzheimer's Test -- How Will You Do?
Replies: 14
Views: 466

Alzheimer's Test -- How Will You Do?

Well, they "got me" on this.......

Wonder how you all will do?!?!?!?

( Click it to enlarge the image )

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Alzheimer's Test.jpg
by Old No7
Tue Jun 12, 2018 3:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fiber Optic Sights for "old" Kahr Firearms
Replies: 1
Views: 89

Fiber Optic Sights for "old" Kahr Firearms

Those who have older Kahr handguns may be aware that Kahr changed the shape of their dovetails on slides back in late 2004. The new-to-me Kahr T9 I recently acquired was sold with night sights that are long since dim, and it shipped out before the change was made too. As you'd expect, there are many...
by Old No7
Sun Jun 10, 2018 7:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy BIRTHDAY Old No7 & Piller.
Replies: 10
Views: 216

Re: Happy BIRTHDAY Old No7 & Piller.

Thanks all!

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by Old No7
Thu Jun 07, 2018 7:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: D DAY 74 YEARS AGO TODAY
Replies: 17
Views: 485

Re: D DAY 74 YEARS AGO TODAY

KeithNyst wrote:
Wed Jun 06, 2018 10:51 pm
Eisenhower’s letter to the D-day forces.
Thanks for sharing that! I'd heard quotes from it over the years, but had never read it word-for-word as I did just now -- it "gave me chills", even as I sit in the comfort of my home office many thousands of miles away and 74 years later...

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by Old No7
Wed Jun 06, 2018 12:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: D DAY 74 YEARS AGO TODAY
Replies: 17
Views: 485

Re: D DAY 74 YEARS AGO TODAY

JerryB wrote:
Wed Jun 06, 2018 9:09 am
Some thing to think about in these times here in America.
Yes, and in Western Europe too I'd say!

A Day At The Beach.jpg

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by Old No7
Tue Jun 05, 2018 8:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Martini for the Whiskey Drinker
Replies: 9
Views: 303

A Martini for the Whiskey Drinker

My wife loves her " Cosmo's " Martinis and every once in awhile, we'll end up at a bar that serves Martini's as drink specials and she is always encouraging me to get one. Typically, I don't get one, as they're pretty pricey at $10 or $12 per -- and I can buy a lot of 22's or primers for that much! ...
by Old No7
Tue Jun 05, 2018 4:49 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Grandma Was a Loyal Republican...
Replies: 7
Views: 411

Grandma Was a Loyal Republican...

Look quick -- before this gets moved to the Politics forum... :wink:

Grandma Was....jpg

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by Old No7
Tue Jun 05, 2018 4:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Big trap ya say, Gunny
Replies: 16
Views: 350

Re: Big trap ya say, Gunny

Wow Lenn...

All I can say is just what Admiral Ackbar said so well in Star Wars "Return Of The Jedi"...................

It's a Trap!.jpg

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by Old No7
Tue Jun 05, 2018 1:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Memphis Homeowner Kills Burglars with AK47
Replies: 4
Views: 181

Memphis Homeowner Kills Burglars with AK47

Here's one that ended well for those on the right side of the law...

Link to "Memphis Homeowner Kills Burglars with AK47" (click here)

I'm glad his closet-stashed AK wasn't found and grabbed before he got to it... :wink:

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by Old No7
Tue Jun 05, 2018 1:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 10 nights in different hotels last month
Replies: 13
Views: 455

Re: 10 nights in different hotels last month

...I was doing my expense report Friday, and saw I was in 10 different hotels last month... Sounds like my month of May too Jay................ :roll: And many folks who don't know better will say: "Oh what fun, you get to travel to all those different cities for work..." Yeah -- without my girl or...
by Old No7
Mon Jun 04, 2018 4:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Nerve pain meds
Replies: 34
Views: 527

Re: Nerve pain meds

After trying many meds and even more surgery, my best friend got the best and most long-lasting and symptom-free pail relief from... Accupuncture . And he's the most conservative guy you'd ever meet; but he was so desperate for a good solution, he finally tried this "alternative" and "unconventional...
by Old No7
Mon Jun 04, 2018 11:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cowboy loads for selfdefence.
Replies: 30
Views: 917

Re: Cowboy loads for selfdefence.

Well, for sure it's not my #1 choice -- but in that scenario, it sure beats a flashlight, rock or sharp stick.

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by Old No7
Mon Jun 04, 2018 11:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Today 36 years ago
Replies: 25
Views: 416

Re: Today 36 years ago

Congrats to you and Mrs. Pitchy Lenn!

Hope you're feeling good enough to celebrate! :wink:

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by Old No7
Mon Jun 04, 2018 7:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Way OT - automobile question
Replies: 16
Views: 533

Re: Way OT - automobile question

Ysabel Kid wrote:
Sun Jun 03, 2018 7:49 pm
What viscous, grease-like fluid is a bright red... too viscous, and smelled and felt like an oil-based material...
Jurassic Park dino blood???

Zombies???

If it supports intelligence, it wasn't that you hit a Democrat or Liberal for sure!!!


Somebody had to say it. :wink:

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by Old No7
Sun Jun 03, 2018 6:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: OT- thought I'd share some pics
Replies: 12
Views: 434

Re: OT- thought I'd share some pics

Wow, that's neat!

Thanks for sharing the additional pix -- it sure was more involved than the 1st pix we saw. Nice work! :!:

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by Old No7
Thu May 31, 2018 8:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What To Do Under A Knife Attack
Replies: 22
Views: 566

Re: What To Do Under A Knife Attack

...while transitioning from condition orange to red and.... I know what you're saying and why; but the truth is -- there is "a whole lotta gray" between orange and red! But I'd like to think that those of us who own and use firearms, and train with them, just might be much better prepared to be the...
by Old No7
Thu May 31, 2018 4:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What To Do Under A Knife Attack
Replies: 22
Views: 566

Re: What To Do Under A Knife Attack

I've actually thought about this, and: I'd turn my right shoulder to the attack and keep elbow to my side. (to keep my innards and heart/lungs a bit more protected.) Hopefully, I've drawn my EDC and will attempt to perferate the little bastage. Agreed, protecting the vitals is... "Vital". Get a cou...
by Old No7
Thu May 31, 2018 1:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Don't "Pahk This Kahr in Havahd Yahd"
Replies: 10
Views: 433

Don't "Pahk This Kahr in Havahd Yahd"

"Park The Car in Harvard Yard" ...Or the way I say it... "Don't Pahk This Kahr in Havahd Yahd" No, I don't think I'll be carrying this Kahr in the Boston area anytime soon, but if I had a dollar for every time some southerner made me say that stupid saying with my Boston-area accent (as you don't g...
by Old No7
Wed May 30, 2018 7:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Denver gun show
Replies: 17
Views: 565

Re: Denver gun show

Lordy, Lordy, oh my my........

Was going to say the wood gave me a woody, but why denigrate this site and those beautiful Ballards?! :wink:

Wow, nicely done.

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by Old No7
Wed May 30, 2018 6:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What To Do Under A Knife Attack
Replies: 22
Views: 566

Re: What To Do Under A Knife Attack

Pete44ru wrote:
Wed May 30, 2018 1:21 pm
.
Short & sweet..... :mrgreen:
Even shorter and sweeter... Hit 'em with a Kahr!

( pronounced "kah" around he'ah, ayuh... )

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Kahr K9 02 (Small).jpg
by Old No7
Tue May 29, 2018 9:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Game Of Thrones" Theme - Western Style!
Replies: 2
Views: 161

"Game Of Thrones" Theme - Western Style!

I know there's a lot of western fans on here -- and some may of you may like "Game Of Thrones" too...

So here's a link to: "Game Of Thrones" Theme - Western Style

Enjoy! :wink:

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by Old No7
Mon May 28, 2018 7:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Global Map of "Gun Ownership vs Homicides"
Replies: 6
Views: 504

Re: Global Map of "Gun Ownership vs Homicides"

It would be good to have the data sources for that - LibTards always challenge and demand documentation, even though they feel free just to make stuff up... +1 Source link? Great pic and want to use, but... Just found this -- see below. Old No7 From a posting a few months ago: Unbiased American is ...
by Old No7
Wed May 23, 2018 7:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Global Map of "Gun Ownership vs Homicides"
Replies: 6
Views: 504

Global Map of "Gun Ownership vs Homicides"

Interesting global view...

Guns vs Homicides Map.jpg

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by Old No7
Tue May 22, 2018 6:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Con man-thief!
Replies: 36
Views: 1271

Re: Con man-thief!

Aw man - that stinks! Too bad we don't use posse's today... Deputize a bunch of us levergunners -- WE'D make it right. :wink: A buddy of mine was a Postal Inspector and took his job VERY seriously, especially when fraud was involved -- let's hope the inspector working on your case is as diligent. G...
by Old No7
Tue May 22, 2018 11:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pregnancy Q & A
Replies: 9
Views: 516

Pregnancy Q & A

Dang, I need to post about leverguns some time soon...

All of these are correct, and a few made me chuckle! :lol:

Pregnancy Q&A.jpg

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by Old No7
Mon May 21, 2018 7:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday 308magtip & Ysable Kid.
Replies: 11
Views: 368

Re: Happy Birthday 308magtip & Ysable Kid.

Happy Birthday guys!!!

Jay, what's YK2 getting you for your birthday -- Maybe one of the guns he took from you on one of his BDays?! :wink:

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by Old No7
Mon May 21, 2018 7:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What do ya think it is. ( RR logging camp )
Replies: 28
Views: 1222

Re: What do ya think it is. ( RR logging camp )

I'm just waiting for the day when our buddy Pitchy finds one of these... :!:

Old Loco (Small).jpeg

That would be so cool!

But it might require some help digging it out...

So we'd need to plan for a Leverguns Road Trip?!?! :wink:

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by Old No7
Mon May 21, 2018 10:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Where's the Outcry to Ban Jeeps/Autos?
Replies: 3
Views: 299

Where's the Outcry to Ban Jeeps/Autos?

VERY SAD for this family where the Father Took Family to Lunch -- Then Ran Them Down with a Jeep (click for link) ................... But one wonders where is the public outcry to ban Jeeps, autos -- or dining out? If he had used a firearm, we all know what they'd be saying today............ What a ...
by Old No7
Mon May 21, 2018 9:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mountain Lion Attack in Seattle
Replies: 16
Views: 786

Mountain Lion Attack in Seattle

Sad story for the bikers involved, especially the one who was killed; but in a way, it's sad for the animal too. Seattle: Cougar Attacks 2 Cyclists, 1 Killed (click for link) While a quote in the article says "...Something was wrong with this cougar" , I'm certainly no expert, but I'm not sure I can...
by Old No7
Sat May 19, 2018 3:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Time for "A Spit & Lanc"
Replies: 7
Views: 349

Time for "A Spit & Lanc"

"A Spit & Lanc"

I'll bet a few won't guess what that subject meant...

A Spitfire and a Lancaster flying somewhere over England.

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Spit & Lanc.jpg
by Old No7
Sat May 19, 2018 3:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Savage 99 250-3000
Replies: 13
Views: 504

Re: Savage 99 250-3000

Wow, what a great present ! And great parents obviously too!!! :wink: I love my 99 in 250 Savage -- it's the first gun I'd shot a deer with, that I could see the bullet hit the hair I was aiming at... With my .308 (BLR) or 6.5x55 (Mdl 70), I'd always miss it due to recoil. But not so with the .250-3...
by Old No7
Fri May 18, 2018 11:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What is Your "Blues" Name ? ? ?
Replies: 7
Views: 337

What is Your "Blues" Name ? ? ?

Boy, I've been called many things over the years...........

But this is the first time I've ever been called "Old Baby Rivers" ! :wink:

Look/click below -- What Is Your "Blues" Name ? ? ?

Blues Name.jpg

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by Old No7
Mon May 14, 2018 6:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For Memorial Day -- "Leave Flags for Our Vets"
Replies: 7
Views: 307

For Memorial Day -- "Leave Flags for Our Vets"

My wife and I first did this a few years ago, but then others in the family did the annual task of planting the flowers at my late Dad's grave site for Memorial Day . We had the duty (an "honor", actually...) again this year, so when we bought a flag for his marker, we bought many extras. In this im...
by Old No7
Sun May 13, 2018 10:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: PT Leads to more PT...
Replies: 44
Views: 1383

Re: PT Leads to more PT...

Good luck with the recovery Ji!

I just added some boat pictures to the "Poop Deck" post for you... Take a look. :wink:

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by Old No7
Sun May 13, 2018 10:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Now THAT'S a "Poop Deck!" (new pix added)
Replies: 17
Views: 1116

Re: Now THAT'S a "Poop Deck!" (new pix added)

...He was seriously considering ordering a New England built Bruno & Stillman boat. We had the brochures but the shipping cost (to Hawai'i) killed the deal. He even considered running it down the coast through the Panama Canal and then loading it up with drum cans of extra diesel fuel to make a run...
by Old No7
Sun May 13, 2018 9:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got A Winchester Low Wall .22LR
Replies: 17
Views: 464

Re: Got A Winchester Low Wall .22LR

gamekeeper wrote:
Sun May 13, 2018 12:36 am
earlmck wrote:
Sat May 12, 2018 11:44 pm
Great pictures! Now that is class. Pure class. :mrgreen:
Plus one...... :mrgreen:
+2 to that!

And congrats on the "Henry win"; glad that helped pave the way towards getting this one.

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by Old No7
Tue May 08, 2018 6:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Better Grips for NAA Mini Revolvers (added new pix)
Replies: 10
Views: 566

Re: Better Grips for NAA Mini Revolvers

* Range Report * Well, the new grips DO help improve the groups and shootability/handling. But the heavy trigger pull -- most likely a safety feature on a mini gun like this -- is still a challenge. Here's the group from today, shot 2-hands (just like Pete suggested) from 7 yards... NAA Ranger II 0...
by Old No7
Mon May 07, 2018 7:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Response to EBay's cry for help
Replies: 22
Views: 957

Re: My Response to EBay's cry for help

Bill in Oregon wrote:
Mon May 07, 2018 6:07 pm
BRAVO, John!
A BIG Amen and +1 to that -- well said!

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