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by 6pt-sika
Thu Apr 18, 2019 12:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: You guys with Winchester 76s ...
Replies: 4
Views: 161

Re: You guys with Winchester 76s ...

I had a chance to buy an original 1876 in 50-95 about 15 years ago but the guy wanted $6500 and I couldn’t handle that at the time . Not that I can now either for that matter :roll:
by 6pt-sika
Wed Apr 17, 2019 4:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 4 frame arrived
Replies: 55
Views: 752

Re: 4 frame arrived

The DHE 16 speculation is on the back burner until further notice . I did just make a verbal deal for a Parker VH 16 gauge on an 0 frame with 26” barrels provided the gun says it was 26” in the factory stock book , the guns not in the serialization book or we’d know . Anyway if it checks out it’ll c...
by 6pt-sika
Tue Apr 16, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 4 frame arrived
Replies: 55
Views: 752

Re: 4 frame arrived

Scrumbag wrote:
Tue Apr 16, 2019 4:19 pm
Enjoy it sir!
Thank you ! I can hear it now calling , here goose goose goose :wink:
by 6pt-sika
Tue Apr 16, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 4 frame arrived
Replies: 55
Views: 752

Re: 4 frame arrived

On the way home from the gun club! From 26/27 yards it rolls them up . I had the wobble machine on for a bit of added challenge , the old gun takes a little effort to get it going but it reaches out and scratches them down . Shot a box at trap then switched to skeet ! Doubles at station four mostly ...
by 6pt-sika
Tue Apr 16, 2019 12:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 4 frame arrived
Replies: 55
Views: 752

Re: 4 frame arrived

I just got home from Griffin &Howe, figured to look at the racks, see if there was anything I had to have... Probably a half dozen Parker 12s, a couple 16s and a 10. There’s varying degrees to this . There’s “need to have” which is pretty much non existent anymore , there’s “had to have” which is n...
by 6pt-sika
Tue Apr 16, 2019 9:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 4 frame arrived
Replies: 55
Views: 752

Re: 4 frame arrived

Took some more pics of the Canadian gun at the shop today ! 0AA297CB-AFA0-4AF6-BF89-E930C2E49A11.jpeg 6EC35C2E-B859-41FB-BA98-A06E6BF2F7C3.jpeg 30CA659D-2892-4A86-A584-F211CBC4CD27.jpeg 5DEDA1CD-48EC-4AB7-8377-DCC71AD7004C.jpeg 79A481D7-8231-48BC-97F4-B5BD34296095.jpeg FD9D4FE4-7645-4809-ACC2-2B0A49...
by 6pt-sika
Tue Apr 16, 2019 9:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 4 frame arrived
Replies: 55
Views: 752

Re: 4 frame arrived

GunnyMack wrote:
Tue Apr 16, 2019 5:45 am
Yes those Kolars are heavy! My bunker gun is just at 8 lbs , about 2 lbs lighter than a friends Kolar. The Kolars are very nice guns, little pricey but well worth the money. However I'll stick to my Perazzi's!!
Kolars and Perrazzis are nice guns but I’m more a R-32/K-32/K-80 kinda guy :wink:
by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 15, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 4 frame arrived
Replies: 55
Views: 752

Re: 4 frame arrived

With 34" pipes it should swing very well! I used to do very well with a K-32 shooting a 34” un-single barrel and not to shabby on doubles with a 32” O/U set of barrels . But this thing is a bit more metal . But on the other hand I shot a friends Kolar a couple years ago that was 32” but a touch on ...
by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 15, 2019 7:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 4 frame arrived
Replies: 55
Views: 752

Re: 4 frame arrived

The Parker letter on this jewel says it weighed 9 pounds 13 ounces when it left the factory in 1904 . And it doesn’t feel like it went on a diet . Although it’s a heck of a lot more lively in my hands than the couple 8 gauge Parker’s I’ve fondled :wink:
by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 15, 2019 7:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 4 frame arrived
Replies: 55
Views: 752

Re: 4 frame arrived

Brite metal, wood looks dark but in good shape- how do the bores look? I'm sure that ol 10 killed a bunch of waterfowl in Canada. They don’t appear to be pitted , some shadowing but nothing major . The plan is to shoot Sporting Clays Thursday , can’t use a 10 there however . So I might ease over to...
by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 15, 2019 6:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Just picked up this Varner
Replies: 10
Views: 222

Re: Just picked up this Varner

Very nice ! If I’m not mistaken they only made 22 rimfires correct ? I tried to get one a while back but didn’t have much luck :roll:
by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 15, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 4 frame arrived
Replies: 55
Views: 752

Re: 4 frame arrived

This thing oughtta be intresting shooting trap from the 27 yard line :wink:
by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 15, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 4 frame arrived
Replies: 55
Views: 752

Re: 4 frame arrived

Sorry the pictures aren’t so great I’ll see Wednesday if I can’t do better and take a group pic of the four EH/GH 10’s 28” , 30” , 32” and 34” .
by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 15, 2019 6:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 4 frame arrived
Replies: 55
Views: 752

Re: 4 frame arrived

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by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 15, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 4 frame arrived
Replies: 55
Views: 752

Re: 4 frame arrived

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by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 15, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 4 frame arrived
Replies: 55
Views: 752

Re: 4 frame arrived

Any word on our Canadian 10ga? How's our DHE 16 coming along? The DHE 16 is at a standstill the owners under the weather and the go between rightly so doesn’t want to push the issue ! The 34” 10 gauge however arrived today . And it was slightly better than I anticipated . 89FF9947-59B5-4DEB-88EB-B6...
by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 15, 2019 11:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Public Perception of 'Hunters'....
Replies: 13
Views: 285

Re: The Public Perception of 'Hunters'....

God I wish they'd put a season on the d...a...m liberals !
No bag limit of course :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 15, 2019 9:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Biblical Conflict?
Replies: 26
Views: 486

Re: A Biblical Conflict?

I truely believe ( with the possible and very probable exception of Muslims ) all religions in there own way are looking in the same direction . There name or definition may be different but they all basically agree in a greater being. I would suggest that you do a little research (maybe even sit d...
by 6pt-sika
Sun Apr 14, 2019 3:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Biblical Conflict?
Replies: 26
Views: 486

Re: A Biblical Conflict?

I grew up in a Methodist household not hardcore but Methodist none the less and I suppose you could say I still am if I must pick a Christian denomination. I have however come to truely believe two things as far as ANY religions are concerned . The first and foremost is this “Religion is a wonderful...
by 6pt-sika
Sun Apr 14, 2019 1:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Biblical Conflict?
Replies: 26
Views: 486

Re: A Biblical Conflict?

I made it thru the first 17 years of life alright with my religion . Then I took an Eastern Civilization class in my second year of college . One of the "textbooks" was the New Testament , and we were instructed to read as written as in any other textbook . That class screwed up my head for awhile a...
by 6pt-sika
Sun Apr 14, 2019 11:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need more room perhaps !
Replies: 13
Views: 237

Re: Need more room perhaps !

Hi 6pt, SD = The Stalking Directory To be honest I'm not sure why I've not been there , probably forgot more then anything . I just stopped by there and made a post or three . Also added the forum in my fav thing on my laptop with the other 4 or 5 forums I frequent . There's a Kiwi based forum I us...
by 6pt-sika
Sun Apr 14, 2019 11:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need more room perhaps !
Replies: 13
Views: 237

Re: Need more room perhaps !

Bill in Oregon wrote:
Sun Apr 14, 2019 8:40 am
Does your local fire marshall know just how much propellant you've got there?

:lol:
Dunno but he best stay out of my house :wink:
by 6pt-sika
Sat Apr 13, 2019 8:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need more room perhaps !
Replies: 13
Views: 237

Re: Need more room perhaps !

AJMD429 wrote:
Sat Apr 13, 2019 3:48 pm
If you get tired of all that clutter, you can send it over to my place. It would fit in right at home.
I would truely hate to know how much I have uhm invested in that clutter :roll:
by 6pt-sika
Sat Apr 13, 2019 4:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need more room perhaps !
Replies: 13
Views: 237

Re: Need more room perhaps !

I am just about to embark on the joys of reloading .404 Jeff - have you seen the price of the loaded stuff?!? 6pt, how come we don't see you on the SD anymore? What’s “SD” ? I load 416 Rigby and 505 Gibbs for a friend as well as 375 H&H and 416 Rem Mag for myself and I know what you mean about ammo...
by 6pt-sika
Sat Apr 13, 2019 3:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need more room perhaps !
Replies: 13
Views: 237

Re: Need more room perhaps !

veeman wrote:
Sat Apr 13, 2019 3:40 pm
Controlled Madness. Yet I bet you know exactly where everything is.
There was a time I thought that :lol: :lol: :lol: And bear in mind these pictures were taken after I’d spent about two hours kinda straightening up :roll:
by 6pt-sika
Sat Apr 13, 2019 3:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need more room perhaps !
Replies: 13
Views: 237

Need more room perhaps !

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by 6pt-sika
Fri Apr 12, 2019 6:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: N Frame
Replies: 40
Views: 682

Re: N Frame

My just now pics don’t do it justice .
by 6pt-sika
Fri Apr 12, 2019 6:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: N Frame
Replies: 40
Views: 682

Re: N Frame

29-2 appeared yesterday !
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by 6pt-sika
Tue Apr 09, 2019 11:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: N Frame
Replies: 40
Views: 682

Re: N Frame

Booger Bill wrote:
Tue Apr 09, 2019 9:34 pm
My 5" model 29-2. I have the original cokes for it stashed.
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I didn’t know they made a 5” that early ! So in a 29-2 you could get 4 , 5 , 6 , 6 1/2 and 8 3/8” . 2 1/2” or 3” came later as did the silhouette 10 1/2” ?
by 6pt-sika
Tue Apr 09, 2019 8:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Any love for the Browning BLR?
Replies: 23
Views: 404

Re: Any love for the Browning BLR?

I know a guy that works for a bear guide, he has a BLR in 325 mag and wont leave home without it. I was enamored with them for awhile and thought one in 270 WSM and a second in 325 WSM would cover all my earthly needs . Well I was enamored with them until I held one in my hands and that killed it f...
by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 08, 2019 11:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: N Frame
Replies: 40
Views: 682

Re: N Frame

The smooth N frame target stocks are seldom seen. I see it's a P&R..I've never seen a 4" that had any kind of use to it.....they bark!...what's the 29 in the shop? Do you remember if it has diamond stocks with an "S" prefix on the serial number? I buy every early 29 I can get my hands on.---6 I was...
by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 08, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Black rubber Ruger Single Six grips.
Replies: 2
Views: 128

Re: Black rubber Ruger Single Six grips.

Once upon a time I purchased a circa 1957 Blackhawk in 44 MAG that came with Pachmayer grips . I tried to get some from the factory but they would not sell me any unless I sent the gun to get the transfer bar garbage installed so I had someone make me a set of maple grips .
by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 08, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Speakin' o' dang snakes, see this one?
Replies: 11
Views: 311

Re: Speakin' o' dang snakes, see this one?

I can remember as a youngster getting my but whacked for killing a black snake or two . My grandfather grew up in what is now the Shenandoah National Park , theyvame down before others got evicted . But he used to tell me about copper heads and rattle snakes that would come in their house and my gre...
by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 08, 2019 9:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: N Frame
Replies: 40
Views: 682

Re: N Frame

I had a 8 3/8 too big. Then a 6 or 6 1/2 better but.... I traded that for a 4 inch and call me Goldilocks cause it is JUST Right! For me, your mileage may vary. I know I have a problem BUT usually when I get intrested in something I want one of each hence the reason I was up to a hundred or so Marl...
by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 08, 2019 9:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: N Frame
Replies: 40
Views: 682

Re: N Frame

That 4" barrel makes for one nicely proportioned revolver. Very good! .. The 629 I used to own was a 4” and my S&W model 19-3 is a 4” and of course the 19-3 is pinned and recessed as well . I know that d probably be better off with 66’s and 629’s because I’ll carry these some , but the blues guns a...
by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 08, 2019 6:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Speakin' o' dang snakes, see this one?
Replies: 11
Views: 311

Re: Speakin' o' dang snakes, see this one?

There is atleast one black snake under the washing machine in my utility room . Just haven’t gotten motivated to move the washer and evict the darn thing .
by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 08, 2019 6:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Built a barn today
Replies: 19
Views: 288

Re: Built a barn today

GunnyMack wrote:
Mon Apr 08, 2019 5:58 pm
Oh if I were a kid again....
Being a kid again ain’t necessary ! Just drop me back to about 30-35 that would be about perfect :lol: :lol: But of course that has nothing to do with the barn , but rather me trying to NOT BE OLD :roll:
by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 08, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 7-Barrel "Volley Gun"
Replies: 7
Views: 175

Re: 7-Barrel "Volley Gun"

The volley gun while intresting isn’t my thing . But a punt guns a different story ! Ever since reading James Michners novel “Cheasapeake” I’ve wanted an English made punt gun .
by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 08, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: N Frame
Replies: 40
Views: 682

Re: N Frame

Just beautiful! I love the old Smiths. My dad bought me a brand new 6" 629 in 1985 as a graduation present. Needless to say, I still have it. :D Now that’s what I call a nice graduation gift ! Grandfather gave me a Winchester 1890 22 Short pump he and his brother bought new in the mid to late 20’s ...
by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 08, 2019 5:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: N Frame
Replies: 40
Views: 682

Re: N Frame

2ndovc wrote:
Mon Apr 08, 2019 12:54 pm
Very nice! Love my 29s!

jb 8)
Now the question is how long I’ll hold out before getting a 29-2 with 6/6 1/2” and or 8 3/8” to match it .
by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 08, 2019 5:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: N Frame
Replies: 40
Views: 682

Re: N Frame

Just beautiful! I love the old Smiths. My dad bought me a brand new 6" 629 in 1985 as a graduation present. Needless to say, I still have it. :D Now that’s what I call a nice graduation gift ! Grandfather gave me a Winchester 1890 22 Short pump he and his brother bought new in the mid to late 20’s ...
by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 08, 2019 3:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Grand Finale! Marlin 1889 and 1894CB 44-40, Paper targets and Golf Balls @ 265 Yards
Replies: 11
Views: 258

Re: My Grand Finale! Marlin 1889 and 1894CB 44-40, Paper targets and Golf Balls @ 265 Yards

I am juiced. Ordered the John Kort Accurate 43-215C to play with over BP loads -- Swiss and Old Eynesford -- when the Uberti 73 gets here ... 8) When I went to one of the Kort lever action jubilees it was 15 years ago and seems to me he had an 1894CB 44-40 at the shoot as well as one in 45 Colt . O...
by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 08, 2019 1:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: N Frame
Replies: 40
Views: 682

Re: N Frame

We've got a 29 no dash 6 or 6 1/2" gun in the shop for sale at the moment I'd love to have but it's a good bit above my pay grade for a revolver , it's more inline with very nice lower grade Parker money :lol: :lol: :lol: A couple grand on a revolver I'll use not very often isn't an option , I'd rat...
by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 08, 2019 1:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: N Frame
Replies: 40
Views: 682

Re: N Frame

fordwannabe wrote:
Mon Apr 08, 2019 1:23 pm
I have it’s twin however I use a simply rugged sourdough. ...LEFT HAND.
I had a Galco Silhouette for the 629 I owned before and I have Galco Silhouettes for my 1911 and S&W 19 .
by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 08, 2019 12:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What do you store your leverguns in?
Replies: 16
Views: 367

Re: What do you store your leverguns in?

jeepnik wrote:
Mon Apr 08, 2019 12:05 pm
Earthquake is the only real concern. If the house comes down and they end up face down...
Just plain s...u...c...k...s to live on the left coast !

Tsk tsk tsk :lol:
by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 08, 2019 12:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: N Frame
Replies: 40
Views: 682

Re: N Frame

Four inch pinned barrel and recessed cylinder . None of that stuff is a necessity but I wanted it none the less :wink:
by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 08, 2019 12:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: N Frame
Replies: 40
Views: 682

N Frame

I've been procrastinating about getting an S&W 29-2 or earlier preferably with a 4" barrel . I finally pulled the trigger and got one on GB . Then proceeded to order a Galco Silhouette holster from Midway !
by 6pt-sika
Mon Apr 08, 2019 12:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Model 70 .375 H & H........
Replies: 23
Views: 577

Re: Model 70 .375 H & H........

I would buy a new one, in the alaskan version with 26 inch bbl. :shock: The first 416 Rem Mag I owned had a 26” Shilen barrel . It had started life as a Interarms Mark X Whitworth in 375 H&H and at the time I had the same already in a 375 H&H so I had the friend I got it from tebarrel the second on...
by 6pt-sika
Sun Apr 07, 2019 5:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: .44-40 LEVERGUNS
Replies: 14
Views: 402

Re: .44-40 LEVERGUNS

I thinking a man could still get it done with any of those! Looks like a good time and good shooting. I have a 38 wcf that is a fine shooter even with a frosted bore. Before I bought the Marlin 1894 38-40 I had I pondered buying a Marlin 1889 38-40 in the Poconos of PA . Guy at the shop said he was...
by 6pt-sika
Sun Apr 07, 2019 12:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 4 frame arrived
Replies: 55
Views: 752

Re: 4 frame arrived

Local guy that can do the rib work is a great guy to know! Not to mention ya don't have to ship the barrels... Less chance of them getting bent on a 45! Merrington gets $500 to relay a rib flat rate whether 2” or the entire rib . This guy I talked with was sounding like $200ish . I’m not Exactly ch...