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by gamekeeper
Sat Sep 29, 2018 3:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How a 22 Semiauto Pistol wiped out USFA SAA Clones
Replies: 4
Views: 317

Re: How a 22 Semiauto Pistol wiped out USFA SAA Clones

I found out about that last week whilst looking up something else. Shame, I believe those SAA clones were pretty good.
by gamekeeper
Sat Sep 29, 2018 2:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Greetings
Replies: 23
Views: 385

Re: Greetings

Welcome to the fire, we discuss all sorts here, occasionally someone will mention lever action rifles but we don't hold it against them :lol:
by gamekeeper
Sat Sep 29, 2018 12:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Dad
Replies: 13
Views: 168

Re: Happy Birthday Dad

Happy 77th Birthday I hope you all have a GREAT DAY....... :D
by gamekeeper
Fri Sep 28, 2018 4:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Just some more 'ammo' in the 'gun control' war
Replies: 1
Views: 222

Re: Just some more 'ammo' in the 'gun control' war

Interesting and useful information, thanks for posting.
by gamekeeper
Fri Sep 28, 2018 4:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday 45-70marlin, Mossyoak1957, rjohns94.
Replies: 5
Views: 107

Happy Birthday 45-70marlin, Mossyoak1957, rjohns94.

Have a GREAT DAY guys............ :D
by gamekeeper
Thu Sep 27, 2018 12:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Finally, Some Fair Shootin'
Replies: 11
Views: 305

Re: Finally, Some Fair Shootin'

Pitchy wrote:
Thu Sep 27, 2018 9:03 am
Good going Griff , congrats. 8)
Plus 1........ 8)
by gamekeeper
Thu Sep 27, 2018 3:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Topside & Harry.
Replies: 4
Views: 76

Happy Birthday Topside & Harry.

He a GREAT DAY guys....... :D
by gamekeeper
Wed Sep 26, 2018 1:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Doug Jeffries
Replies: 4
Views: 94

Happy Birthday Doug Jeffries

Have a GREAT DAY Doug...... :D
by gamekeeper
Tue Sep 25, 2018 2:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dull dingy stock finish?
Replies: 12
Views: 383

Re: Dull dingy stock finish?

I've never thought of using auto polish, must give it a go... 8)
by gamekeeper
Tue Sep 25, 2018 1:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got me a new toy.
Replies: 24
Views: 725

Re: Got me a new toy.

Not sure if you are aware of Ballistic Products, they have a recipe for their light game slug( round ball on a wad) and claims of 2000+ fps from a 410. That would do a number on Bugs! I dont know if BP will ship to you there in the UK... I have some of these but haven't tried them out yet. Thanks f...
by gamekeeper
Mon Sep 24, 2018 3:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Flea Market Find
Replies: 6
Views: 339

Re: Flea Market Find

Nice looking coffin handled Bowie Pete, good find, just the right size for your knife.
by gamekeeper
Mon Sep 24, 2018 11:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Little Texas treat
Replies: 10
Views: 310

Re: Little Texas treat

Very interesting photos and post, thank you for sharing Bill.
I love all these snippets of American history..... 8)
by gamekeeper
Mon Sep 24, 2018 11:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday eliminator & Mainehunter.
Replies: 7
Views: 116

Happy Birthday eliminator & Mainehunter.

Have a GREAT DAY ....Gentlemen....... :D
by gamekeeper
Sun Sep 23, 2018 5:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gun oil.This is no joke
Replies: 14
Views: 743

Re: Gun oil.This is no joke

New fangled ideas :roll: I ain't putting any gun oil on my slow old rusty bolt action, if want fast shootin' I use my leveraction…. :D
by gamekeeper
Sun Sep 23, 2018 5:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Good ole'Bessy Bessy.
Replies: 15
Views: 409

Re: Good ole'Bessy Bessy.

So no need for a follow up shot then.... :lol:
by gamekeeper
Sun Sep 23, 2018 12:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Blowing off a little steam
Replies: 21
Views: 376

Re: Blowing off a little steam

OldWin wrote:
Sun Sep 23, 2018 12:04 pm
Really cool buddy! Reminder of simpler times.......
Yes indeed..... 8)
by gamekeeper
Sun Sep 23, 2018 3:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday 44/40.
Replies: 4
Views: 140

Happy Birthday 44/40.

Have a GREAT DAY....... :D
by gamekeeper
Sat Sep 22, 2018 12:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got me a new toy.
Replies: 24
Views: 725

Re: Got me a new toy.

Who cares about the potential price? It looks as it it is a well made, handy, useful little gun. The price you paid sounds reasonable for such a nice little gun. I would hazard a guess that it locks up tight and solid as an English General's clenched jaw under a stiff upper lip. Yup, I paid what it...
by gamekeeper
Sat Sep 22, 2018 7:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got me a new toy.
Replies: 24
Views: 725

Re: Got me a new toy.

Thanks for all your comments :D it is a well made little .410 in great condition but I can't see it fetching anywhere near the figure Pugs Guns have put on it on this side of the pond. This type of gun is very common over here but more often than not a well used cheaper version, I could probably sel...
by gamekeeper
Sat Sep 22, 2018 4:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday rafter-7.
Replies: 4
Views: 136

Happy Birthday rafter-7.

Have a GREAT DAY...... :D
by gamekeeper
Fri Sep 21, 2018 9:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got me a new toy.
Replies: 24
Views: 725

Re: Got me a new toy.

:roll: Quote.FWIW, when I make a score like that, I NEVER let the seller know, so that they can remain an untapped mother lode, ILO raising the price of anything I may be interested in at a later time. Pete my local dealer is also a drinking buddy, we love out doing each other.... :D Otherwise I tot...
by gamekeeper
Fri Sep 21, 2018 8:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got me a new toy.
Replies: 24
Views: 725

Got me a new toy.

My local dealer tried very hard to sell me a single barrel Belgium made .410 poachers gun, he wanted £100.00 ($131) for it. I noticed it was a cut above the usual rusty old poachers guns he stocks so already having two. 410s and not requiring another I bought it :roll: When I got it home I looked on...
by gamekeeper
Fri Sep 21, 2018 2:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday don3
Replies: 4
Views: 149

Happy Birthday don3

Have a GREAT DAY.......... :D
by gamekeeper
Thu Sep 20, 2018 2:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Geese.
Replies: 24
Views: 440

Re: Geese.

I'm envious, I haven't shot any wildfowl in ages. Nice shooting Nath.... :D
by gamekeeper
Thu Sep 20, 2018 2:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday zack coyote.
Replies: 3
Views: 135

Happy Birthday zack coyote.

Have a GREAT DAY Zack....... :D
by gamekeeper
Wed Sep 19, 2018 1:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday ulav8r.
Replies: 3
Views: 89

Happy Birthday ulav8r.

Have a GREAT DAY....... :D
by gamekeeper
Tue Sep 18, 2018 4:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Henry .45-70
Replies: 10
Views: 451

Re: New Henry .45-70

jnyork wrote:
Tue Sep 18, 2018 11:04 am
gamekeeper wrote:
Tue Sep 18, 2018 10:35 am
Very nice, I wish I had the need of one to justify the expense. … :mrgreen:

Just what does "need" have to do with it? :lol:
I knew someone would say that... :lol:
by gamekeeper
Tue Sep 18, 2018 3:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 22Belgian garden gun
Replies: 8
Views: 328

Re: 22Belgian garden gun

I shot two squirrels with a .22 Webley garden gun last weekend, I used a CCI shot shell on one and two crimped shotshells on the other, range about 10 feet. That Belgium. 22 garden gun looks a lot of fun, I would try it with CB longs, may extend the range a bit.. :D I assume being a garden gun it is...
by gamekeeper
Tue Sep 18, 2018 10:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Henry .45-70
Replies: 10
Views: 451

Re: New Henry .45-70

Very nice, I wish I had the need of one to justify the expense. … :mrgreen:
by gamekeeper
Tue Sep 18, 2018 10:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: .760"!
Replies: 21
Views: 571

Re: .760"!

I found that half the fun of muzzleloading was finding stuff to shoot and stuff to keep in the possible's bag.
Well done on resizing those balls Nath... :D
by gamekeeper
Tue Sep 18, 2018 1:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday don Tomás
Replies: 3
Views: 115

Happy Birthday don Tomás

Have a GREAT DAY...... :D
by gamekeeper
Mon Sep 17, 2018 2:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: For the Gang in the UK across the pond...
Replies: 12
Views: 438

Re: For the Gang in the UK across the pond...

That could well be a true story... :lol: :lol: :lol:
by gamekeeper
Sat Sep 15, 2018 1:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Eye is Approaching
Replies: 23
Views: 485

Re: The Eye is Approaching

Stay safe Jay, prayers sent.
by gamekeeper
Fri Sep 14, 2018 8:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Over weight !!!!
Replies: 44
Views: 1072

Re: Over weight !!!!

Must be something to do with Norma's cooking, well you gotta blame someone...…. :?
by gamekeeper
Fri Sep 14, 2018 3:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy birthday Barcelona Rick. Bruce Scott & TANGO4C.
Replies: 5
Views: 155

Happy birthday Barcelona Rick. Bruce Scott & TANGO4C.

Have a GREAT DAY..... Gentlemen........ :D
by gamekeeper
Thu Sep 13, 2018 3:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Signs of the Times
Replies: 4
Views: 258

Re: Signs of the Times

:lol: :lol: :lol:
by gamekeeper
Wed Sep 12, 2018 1:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Back From Ohio
Replies: 15
Views: 428

Re: Got Back From Ohio

Pitchy wrote:
Wed Sep 12, 2018 1:29 pm
OldWin wrote:
Wed Sep 12, 2018 1:26 pm
May she rest in peace, Blaine. It sounds like you are at peace, also. I'm glad of that, and that it was a safe trip.
God Bless.
+1
+2
by gamekeeper
Sun Sep 09, 2018 2:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday JerryB, charlielima, Hillbilly & Rusty Jr.
Replies: 4
Views: 111

Happy Birthday JerryB, charlielima, Hillbilly & Rusty Jr.

Have a GREAT DAY Lever gunners...... :D
by gamekeeper
Sat Sep 08, 2018 5:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pitchy!
Replies: 23
Views: 601

Re: Pitchy!

Lenn, I always try to remember that my bad days could be someone else's good days, I count my blessings that the good lord at least lets me enjoy the beauty of creation. I hope you take comfort in the fact that you bring a lot of fun to us folks and that we appreciate you being a big part of our fam...
by gamekeeper
Fri Sep 07, 2018 8:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Boycott !
Replies: 17
Views: 461

Re: Boycott !

Wranglers, better tailored for horse riding too.... 8)
by gamekeeper
Thu Sep 06, 2018 5:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Evil Roy Carbine .22LR or .22Mag?
Replies: 11
Views: 344

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

I used to use a 9422M at 200yds with open sights, it surprised a few guys including me with its accuracy. The .22 magnum is in my opinion underated.
by gamekeeper
Thu Sep 06, 2018 2:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What if...the US Army adopted Lever Guns in the 1870s?
Replies: 7
Views: 453

Re: What if...the US Army adopted Lever Guns in the 1870s?

I guess you could have had Custer run for President..... :shock:
by gamekeeper
Thu Sep 06, 2018 2:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1945 Interesting Win M-1895 Statement by the Prexy of the Company
Replies: 3
Views: 211

Re: 1945 Interesting Win M-1895 Statement by the Prexy of the Company

Interesting, thanks for sharing.
I never had much of an opinion on the 95 but I have learned a lot more about them from this forum.
by gamekeeper
Thu Sep 06, 2018 12:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help quitting the beer
Replies: 43
Views: 1097

Re: Help quitting the beer

Bill, I'm sure you will kick the habit of reaching for a beer but do keep a couple of beers handy so you know you can have one if you so wish, nothing worse than knowing you can't have something just because you don't have it. When I quit smoking in my 30s I still carried cigarettes and a lighter fo...
by gamekeeper
Wed Sep 05, 2018 11:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another vintage lever gun added to the fold (photo)
Replies: 22
Views: 598

Re: Another vintage lever gun added to the fold (photo)

Congratulations, a fine looking rifle and very well photographed too.... :mrgreen:
by gamekeeper
Wed Sep 05, 2018 1:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday milton.
Replies: 3
Views: 97

Happy Birthday milton.

Have a GREAT DAY...... :D
by gamekeeper
Tue Sep 04, 2018 3:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Some Old Winchester 88 and Savage 99 Advertizements
Replies: 5
Views: 268

Re: Some Old Winchester 88 and Savage 99 Advertizements

earlmck wrote:
Mon Sep 03, 2018 11:20 pm
Ah yes. Some fine looking rifles there!

Brings back some memories: thanks for posting those Steve.
+ 1...... 8)
by gamekeeper
Sun Sep 02, 2018 3:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayer request
Replies: 18
Views: 390

Re: Prayer request

My prayers for recovery and for his family are crossing the Atlantic right now.