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by rossim92
Fri Dec 07, 2018 5:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What y'all payin' for gas?
Replies: 56
Views: 637

Re: What y'all payin' for gas?

2.22 regular here. and thats from a state with high gas taxs. ( Md )
by rossim92
Fri Dec 07, 2018 5:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 22LR lever actions
Replies: 19
Views: 554

Re: 22LR lever actions

i Have a henry .22 lever. one smooth action rifle!!!. also have the henry pump action .22wmr . sweet thing too. nothing wrong with henry far I can tell. ( I don't see very far either) :D
by rossim92
Wed Dec 05, 2018 5:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pull thru bore cable or push thru rod?
Replies: 24
Views: 440

Re: Pull thru bore cable or push thru rod?

fordwannabe wrote:
Tue Dec 04, 2018 10:28 pm
Bore snakes For general regular cleaning and steel rods with guides(breech end on MARlins and bolt guns muzzle end on semis and Winchester’s) for more in depth cleaning or leading removal if needed.
+1
by rossim92
Mon Dec 03, 2018 5:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Santa Got Me 25 Pounds Of Brass
Replies: 23
Views: 389

Re: Santa Got Me 25 Pounds Of Brass

I've been wanting one of these for a long time. Got a great Black Friday deal on it. It's on it's way from England. 5/4 Size 4 Valve Bb Helicon (sousaphone) These were the first iterations of the sousaphone at the end of the 19th Century. Every so often a company will make new ones. what loads do y...
by rossim92
Thu Nov 29, 2018 5:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help needed with Rossi 92 disassembly
Replies: 17
Views: 474

Re: Help needed with Rossi 92 disassembly

mine is an octagon, maybe if they don't come back into production, the demand for used octagons in the future will keep the prices up.
by rossim92
Thu Nov 29, 2018 5:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Heritage Arms Sentry double action revolver in 38 spl ..... opinions?
Replies: 14
Views: 495

Re: Heritage Arms Sentry double action revolver in 38 spl ..... opinions?

out of all the guns i own, ( just bought a winchester 1873 in 44-40) the rossi .357 is the only one to give me any bit of trouble, had nate jones slick it up for me, now shoots anything i throw through it.
by rossim92
Fri Nov 23, 2018 4:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Heritage Arms Sentry double action revolver in 38 spl ..... opinions?
Replies: 14
Views: 495

Re: Heritage Arms Sentry double action revolver in 38 spl ..... opinions?

If keep it. It is reliable and basic. There's something to be said for a gun that functions reliably but is not one you would be particularly sad if it got stolen. Those make the perfect emergency guns to stowaway someplace in a can packed with ammo....sure, a Ruger or Smith could do the same job, ...
by rossim92
Fri Nov 23, 2018 5:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Heritage Arms Sentry double action revolver in 38 spl ..... opinions?
Replies: 14
Views: 495

Re: Heritage Arms Sentry double action revolver in 38 spl ..... opinions?

i have an heritage rough rider .22lr/magnum single action. they good for the bucks. they are good for farms or a throw around truck gun. you be better off with a s@w or a ruger for better quality. just my two cents.
by rossim92
Tue Nov 20, 2018 5:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I am getting a new name
Replies: 32
Views: 672

Re: I am getting a new name

congratulations! :mrgreen: I'm still waiting on my first one, can't wait. spoil em rotten and send em back home to momma. That's what i do with my grandpuppy now. She stayed a week while my daughter and her husband went to jamaica. She fell asleep on my chest for an hour while I stroked her head. Sh...
by rossim92
Sun Nov 18, 2018 8:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: GREAT thing for disabled veterans....
Replies: 5
Views: 192

Re: GREAT thing for disabled veterans....

great morale booster for them also. :)
by rossim92
Wed Nov 14, 2018 5:42 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Maybe MORE states would solve some problems...?
Replies: 7
Views: 254

Re: Maybe MORE states would solve some problems...?

yea my idea exactly, i think once people start abusing this law for revenge or enough people get shot over confiscation, it might get amended or rid of, like prohibition in the 1920's.
by rossim92
Tue Nov 13, 2018 5:29 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Maybe MORE states would solve some problems...?
Replies: 7
Views: 254

Re: Maybe MORE states would solve some problems...?

W e have to deal with this crapp now since law became effective october 1, 2018 . https://www.cbsnews.com/news/maryland-o ... armed-man/
by rossim92
Thu Nov 08, 2018 8:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How to Catch a Plane w/o a TSA Security Check
Replies: 7
Views: 445

Re: How to Catch a Plane w/o a TSA Security Check

bOY! THAT TAKES A BIG SET TO NOT MISS THAT PLANE :shock:
by rossim92
Thu Nov 08, 2018 8:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday COSteve.
Replies: 8
Views: 237

Re: Happy Birthday COSteve.

don't get out of breath blowing out them dang candles!!!!!!!!! :wink:
by rossim92
Sat Oct 27, 2018 3:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: There is a Rossi 62 slide action I can buy...
Replies: 11
Views: 522

Re: There is a Rossi 62 slide action I can buy...

M. M. Wright wrote:
Sat Oct 27, 2018 8:39 am
Just buy it man, just buy it. Oh, and send us pics. We want to congratulate you on your great buy and don't forget the "parts gun".
+1 :D you can always resell it.
by rossim92
Thu Oct 25, 2018 6:49 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: The Federal Budget -- Easily Explained
Replies: 5
Views: 413

Re: The Federal Budget -- Easily Explained

Sad situation, but a lot of families live like this.. I am lucky to have a good woman, she is a penny pincher, but in a good way. I have managed to have my house, cars, guns, and bike all paid off while putting one child through community college, ( who makes more then I do now :o ) I have all my du...
by rossim92
Thu Oct 25, 2018 6:42 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: I'm betting it was Democrats....
Replies: 21
Views: 757

Re: I'm betting it was Democrats....

The scuttlebutt on the street is that christine ford came clean, at her mouthpiece 's advice with the fbi interview about the whole d.n.c. long laid conspiracy plans. Then there are the obvious negative optics of the lawless horde heading through mexico. All this days before an epic election. The b...
by rossim92
Tue Oct 23, 2018 2:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Looking for...
Replies: 7
Views: 373

Re: Looking for...

GunnyMack wrote:
Mon Oct 22, 2018 4:53 am
Piller- 2 places to get munchkins, The Munchkin Hut or Munchkins.org.
However that's NOT a munchkin it's a keebler elf!
has anyody ever seen a female keebler elf?
by rossim92
Fri Oct 19, 2018 2:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dogs -- "The Most Difficult Part..."
Replies: 17
Views: 762

Re: Dogs -- "The Most Difficult Part..."

Feel for ya pard, i still shed a few over Snoopy now and then. :( Still haven`t replaced him either. You should get another pup. I promised my wife that she will always have a companion for when i'm not home. we are on are fourth one in 29 years. Sure, they will leave a hole in your heart when they...
by rossim92
Fri Oct 19, 2018 2:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Amish drive-by shooting
Replies: 6
Views: 553

Re: The Amish drive-by shooting

i live in amish country, Dont be giving them any ideas. drive bys are a rare thing here. :wink:
by rossim92
Wed Oct 10, 2018 2:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: oncealing Puma 92's safety "hole"?
Replies: 8
Views: 417

Re: oncealing Puma 92's safety "hole"?

i put a peep sight in place of mine, got one from steve's gunzs
by rossim92
Sat Oct 06, 2018 7:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: warranty
Replies: 3
Views: 227

Re: warranty

thanks
by rossim92
Sat Oct 06, 2018 7:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: warranty
Replies: 3
Views: 227

warranty

I just bought a new winchester 1873 in the 44-40 setup. :D Was looking through the box for warranty registration and could not find any. Do I go to winchester sight to register warranty or what?. I have not been to website yet. Any of you fellow levers have any experience in this situation? thanks f...
by rossim92
Fri Oct 05, 2018 2:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Flu shot?
Replies: 46
Views: 2216

Re: Flu shot?

I'M 55, finally got my very first flu shot. Held off till now, I hate needles. Not as bad as I did when I was younger.
by rossim92
Wed Oct 03, 2018 4:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Newlyweds.......
Replies: 9
Views: 443

Re: Newlyweds.......

It got my vote! :lol:
by rossim92
Tue Oct 02, 2018 1:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Pact
Replies: 3
Views: 244

Re: The Pact

don't go to england! he wind up as stew! :o
by rossim92
Wed Sep 26, 2018 2:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The new .357s are Keepers!
Replies: 17
Views: 933

Re: The new .357s are Keepers!

Dang! sure is mighty pretty with the stags on her. :D Like a buddy once told me, your lips sure are pretty when you talk!, I, guess beauty is in the eye of the beholder/ :wink:
by rossim92
Tue Sep 25, 2018 2:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gun oil.This is no joke
Replies: 14
Views: 993

Re: Gun oil.This is no joke

gotta be in new jersey. first I heard of it here in md. We still got all kinds of cleaners and lubes on the shelve. :roll:
by rossim92
Tue Sep 18, 2018 2:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: new gun shop
Replies: 7
Views: 553

Re: new gun shop

cash! the guy never batted and eye and already had it in his pocket.
by rossim92
Mon Sep 17, 2018 2:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Custer Documentary On History Channel
Replies: 34
Views: 1123

Re: Custer Documentary On History Channel

well, from from i have been reading from different sources, was that the ammo that custer was using was copper cased instead of brass. they were having trouble getting the empties to eject from being stuck in the the throat from expansion.
by rossim92
Mon Sep 17, 2018 2:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: new gun shop
Replies: 7
Views: 553

Re: new gun shop

Since i don't reload and the 1873 action is considered the weakest among the leverguns, any commercial ammo recommendation for plinkin? i might go hoggin if the opportunity arrives. just don't want to rattle the action right off the bat! thanks
by rossim92
Sun Sep 16, 2018 5:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: new gun shop
Replies: 7
Views: 553

Re: new gun shop

my bad ,it is in the .17 remington. it was scoped with a bushnell, not sure on power, never cared for the gun much, was taken very well cared for. one guy at gun shop offered 600 cash. nope, no good. another offered 800 cash. sold. got more then i paid for it. then I ordered a winnie 1873 in the 44-...
by rossim92
Sun Sep 16, 2018 4:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: new gun shop
Replies: 7
Views: 553

new gun shop

new shop me by named GLP Enterprise. they buy, sell, trade and consignment guns. My son bought what look like by his text picture apperas too be an ak style reciever but rest looks like a 12 guage shotgun clip and barrel. I might check em out today. i'm looking to trade in a n remington 700 bdl in ....
by rossim92
Sun Sep 16, 2018 4:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Over weight !!!!
Replies: 44
Views: 1846

Re: Over weight !!!!

I just removed the big fat seat off one of my bikes Pitchy. It was just too comfy, and too easy to sit down and cruise along. I ride a mountain bike mostly, but also have a single speed bike. The single speed gives me more exercise, but it had that plush seat, so away it went and a firm leather for...
by rossim92
Sat Sep 15, 2018 12:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Eye is Approaching
Replies: 23
Views: 680

Re: The Eye is Approaching

live here in southern md. according to hurricane tracker on weather channel. it will circumnavigate the cheasapeake bay and head north along the coast. will find out monday . I feel for all that have lost family, friends and property to the storm. :cry:
by rossim92
Fri Sep 14, 2018 2:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: N.E. US of A - travel tips, anyone?
Replies: 23
Views: 1280

Re: N.E. US of A - travel tips, anyone?

Ray wrote:
Sat Jul 14, 2018 7:14 pm
kittery trading post and bob's clam hut....
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MMMMMMMMMMMMM. :wink: Any idea what the specialty is there?
by rossim92
Fri Sep 14, 2018 2:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I've always had a weakness for Single Shots..
Replies: 24
Views: 983

Re: I've always had a weakness for Single Shots..

Dang! I thought you was talking about booze. Oh well, it's all good either way. :D
by rossim92
Fri Sep 14, 2018 2:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Back From Ohio
Replies: 15
Views: 760

Re: Got Back From Ohio

my condolences, my mom is 83 and resides in a nursing home. Guess we all gotta go sometime. :(
by rossim92
Fri Sep 14, 2018 2:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: OK Pitchy...What Are These?
Replies: 20
Views: 624

Re: OK Pitchy...What Are These?

i would say its the kettle that goes on a swing arm and swings into and out of the fireplace. well, did i guess right and win the kewpie doll?
by rossim92
Wed Sep 12, 2018 2:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New (Miroku) 1873 what caliber?
Replies: 34
Views: 2148

Re: New (Miroku) 1873 what caliber?

claybob86 wrote:
Tue Jul 31, 2018 6:10 pm
I'd probably go for the .44-40 just because it's a traditional round for that rifle.
+1
by rossim92
Mon Sep 10, 2018 2:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Barn raising, day 1,2 & 3
Replies: 35
Views: 1836

Re: Barn raising, day 1,2 & 3

The Amish are the only ones I will hire.....as long as they do the type of work I need. They reroofed the house, new windows, doors, soffit, siding, gutters....plus we get about 95% of our meats from them. Plus, they built my barn also. Then I retired. :D In the loft I have a bench where I can shoo...
by rossim92
Mon Sep 10, 2018 2:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A little sawmilling
Replies: 17
Views: 532

Re: A little sawmilling

There are a few of those where i live. how hard are nails p0unded into tree on the saw blade?
by rossim92
Sat Sep 08, 2018 7:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Evil Roy Carbine .22LR or .22Mag?
Replies: 11
Views: 465

Re: Evil Roy Carbine .22LR or .22Mag?

Mossyoak1957 wrote:
Wed Sep 05, 2018 5:51 pm
I'd go with the 22 Mag.for 100 yard shooting.

But both are fun to shoot at 100 yards

.22 LR. would be much cheaper shooting
+1
by rossim92
Thu Sep 06, 2018 2:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Barn raising, day 1,2 & 3
Replies: 35
Views: 1836

Re: Barn raising, day 1..

yep, we have plenty of amish around here. they will help with barn raising in a heartbeat. they have very good work ethics, and work hard for the pay. :P
by rossim92
Mon Aug 27, 2018 2:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hunter's Doorbell
Replies: 14
Views: 607

Re: Hunter's Doorbell

if that was jessica alba's i push it all day long.
by rossim92
Thu Aug 23, 2018 2:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 14.3"- when will it stop?
Replies: 19
Views: 688

Re: 14.3"- when will it stop?

I agree, i say there has been global warming since the ice age, I say we are not helping it any with burning fuel of any type, just don't believe the human race is to blame in entirely, some is done by natural occurances like volcanoes and earthquakes and such.
by rossim92
Thu Aug 23, 2018 2:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Son of a...
Replies: 4
Views: 375

Re: Son of a...

i understand about the dog, mine goes hide when she knows i get upset, I get loud and a fussin. If i hold it in makes it worse later on. get it out and get r' done.
by rossim92
Thu Aug 23, 2018 2:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: winchester 1897 pump shotgun
Replies: 4
Views: 319

winchester 1897 pump shotgun

my son in law inherited two 1897 pump shotguns from his grandfather . one is a twelve gauge circa around 1912, and a 16 gauge circa around 1950 if I remember correctly. nice get ems. they both have external hammers with half cock safeties. I had to teach him on that part :D
by rossim92
Wed Aug 22, 2018 2:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin 1897 Bicycle Rifle
Replies: 10
Views: 554

Re: Marlin 1897 Bicycle Rifle

neat video! Too bad not all levers are made that way for ease of repairs and maintenance. I guess that would weaken the reciever strength for the big bore and high pressure rds. :(
by rossim92
Sun Aug 19, 2018 3:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Forgive me while I brag...
Replies: 14
Views: 680

Re: Forgive me while I brag...

glad you feel so dear about having a dear for a dil that hunts deer. congratulations! :D