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Forum: RFC Community Forum 04-22-2019, 08:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 890
Posted By sweetmk
He might have escaped from you,, BUT, he did...

He might have escaped from you,,
BUT, he did not make it past our driveway,,,,

https://i.imgur.com/yod6zFu.jpg
Forum: RFC Community Forum 04-22-2019, 07:34 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,877
Posted By sweetmk
I got out of the Navy in 1973 and purchased a...

I got out of the Navy in 1973 and purchased a 1968 Chevy pickup,,
it had a 15 gallon gas tank behind the seat,,, and the truck almost got 10 miles to the gallon,,, :eek:

Last year,, I bought a...
Forum: Photography Tips 01-21-2018, 02:06 AM
Replies: 334
Views: 75,644
Posted By sweetmk
Did you just drive through, and find the piece of...

Did you just drive through, and find the piece of wood,,,
or did you have to camp there for a night or two before you got the wood?? :confused:


:D
Forum: Mark III 01-15-2018, 11:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 815
Posted By sweetmk
My next door neighbor purchased a MKII about the...

My next door neighbor purchased a MKII about the same time as I purchased one.

I took a gun-smithing class at a local tech school, and learned how to slick up the inside of my MKII

My neighbor...
Forum: Rifle 01-15-2018, 10:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 842
Posted By sweetmk
Dang!!,, When I took the pic of my 30 MM ammo,, I...

Dang!!,, When I took the pic of my 30 MM ammo,, I should have put a 300 Win Mag next to the shells,,,

http://i1104.photobucket.com/albums/h332/sweetmk22/guns/30MM%20Ammo/30mm_zps1ea0mdyi.jpg
...
Forum: Open Rimfire 01-15-2018, 08:40 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 7,545
Posted By sweetmk
My Model 617 and 648 are always the first choice...

My Model 617 and 648 are always the first choice when it is time to go plinking.

http://i1104.photobucket.com/albums/h332/sweetmk22/guns/617%20no%20dash/617%20648_zpsjphtddei.jpg

When I GOTTA...
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 01-05-2018, 11:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 578
Posted By sweetmk
A couple decades ago,, I used to shoot them in my...

A couple decades ago,, I used to shoot them in my Trooper MKIII all the time,,
for the life of me, I can not remember what for,, maybe chipmunks.

Anyways,, the revolver cylinder would get gooed...
Forum: Anything 10/22 01-02-2018, 05:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 407
Posted By sweetmk
I agree with Bird Dog,, pass on that 10/22...

I agree with Bird Dog,, pass on that 10/22 package at any price over $350.

Starting with quality, known parts will benefit everybody.

Only buy used if YOU are getting a deal,,,
Forum: 22/45 Mark IV 01-02-2018, 04:52 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,000
Posted By sweetmk
From what I glean out of your statements,, the...

From what I glean out of your statements,, the gun shot great,, then not so good.

I think the chamber is dirty.
or,,,,
possibly something as simple as the bolt needing lubricated.
Forum: Anything 10/22 12-31-2017, 10:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,418
Posted By sweetmk
For the next 4 hours,,, $16 each for the clear...

For the next 4 hours,,, $16 each for the clear BX-25's,,, :eek:

https://www.sportsmansoutdoorsuperstore.com/products2.cfm/ID/184154

I got four of them for Christmas,,, and I have shot a couple...
Forum: Rimfire Handguns 12-29-2017, 03:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 701
Posted By sweetmk
Yea, I would be shocked if there was any...

Yea, I would be shocked if there was any difference in velocity between a blowback, and a bolt action?? :eek:ON


On the other hand,, revolvers are so GREAT LOOKING,,,
WHO CARES if there is a...
Forum: Mark II 12-21-2017, 09:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,079
Posted By sweetmk
I would bet so few failed the test, that they...

I would bet so few failed the test, that they simply scrapped the barrel/receiver.

The grip and bolt were still usable,,,

Test a pencil barrel Ruger MKII in a Ransom rest,, it will probably...
Forum: 10/22 Action 12-20-2017, 08:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,308
Posted By sweetmk
The "thump" means inertia is a more significant...

The "thump" means inertia is a more significant friend than gravity,,, :bthumb:

I thumped mine into the palm of my hand,, it worked! :eek:
Forum: Mark III 12-16-2017, 04:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,096
Posted By sweetmk
I ought to sell mine if it would bring $600,,,, ...

I ought to sell mine if it would bring $600,,,,

http://i1104.photobucket.com/albums/h332/sweetmk22/DSC_0086.jpg
Forum: Model 41 Pistol 12-15-2017, 10:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,432
Posted By sweetmk
I beat on it with a hammer until it looked like...

I beat on it with a hammer until it looked like the other one,,, :rolleyes:

http://i1104.photobucket.com/albums/h332/sweetmk22/guns/The%20SW%2048/Model%2041/Model%2041s_zps63xgxhmq.jpg

:D
Forum: Buck Mark / Buck Mark Rifle / Challenger I, II & III / Medalist / International Medalist and No 12-14-2017, 09:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 361
Posted By sweetmk
I purchased one,,, when you could get it in...

I purchased one,,, when you could get it in nylon,

http://i1104.photobucket.com/albums/h332/sweetmk22/guns/holster_zpsfc7ani8z.jpg

It is great for my 617.
...
Forum: Anything 10/22 12-13-2017, 08:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 660
Posted By sweetmk
The first option is possible,, but,, IMHO,, 50%...

The first option is possible,,
but,, IMHO,, 50% to 100% of the purchase price of the gun is basically " a million dollars! ",,,
Forum: Mk IV 12-13-2017, 08:44 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,827
Posted By sweetmk
Just for fun,,, hold "up" pressure on the...

Just for fun,,,
hold "up" pressure on the magazine during firing.

Many times the magazine is too low for the next round to strip out of the magazine properly.

I am SO happy when I test fire a...
Forum: 10/22 Barrels - Factory & Aftermarket 12-13-2017, 08:30 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,248
Posted By sweetmk
I think of that EVERY time someone threads the...

I think of that EVERY time someone threads the end of a barrel,,,

I guess quiet trumps accuracy??:confused:
Forum: 10/22 Action 12-13-2017, 01:57 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,897
Posted By sweetmk
Hit that bolt with a sharpening stone a little,,...

Hit that bolt with a sharpening stone a little,, and try it again,

http://i1104.photobucket.com/albums/h332/sweetmk22/guns/1022%20rifles/Bolt3_zpszqesiyhy.jpg

That will end up FAR better than...
Forum: Model 41 Pistol 12-12-2017, 11:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,432
Posted By sweetmk
I recently figured out the bottom half of the...

I recently figured out the bottom half of the "box" is actually a solid block of wood,,,
with the shape of the gun and tools routed out.

There is one problem,, I tried to put the Model 41 in the...
Forum: Anything 10/22 12-11-2017, 07:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 486
Posted By sweetmk
The 25 rounders run like a 10 round,, just about...

The 25 rounders run like a 10 round,, just about flawlessly !! :bthumb:

I even load them with my Ram Line loader.

I have run each mag about 8 times, mostly just plinking, and enjoying the last...
Forum: Model 41 Pistol 12-10-2017, 11:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 623
Posted By sweetmk
As soon as you get it,, wipe it down with Ren...

As soon as you get it,, wipe it down with Ren Wax,,, and take some pics,,,

THEN,, go on the hunt to find a cousin for it!! :D
...
Forum: Model 41 Pistol 12-10-2017, 09:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 9,833
Posted By sweetmk
Dang,, I guess I am not the only one that hoped...

Dang,, I guess I am not the only one that hoped that the TAC was a TACTICAL model,,, :confused:



:D
Forum: Bench Techniques and Equipment 12-10-2017, 09:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 964
Posted By sweetmk
My leather bag that is normally filled with a...

My leather bag that is normally filled with a quart or two of sand,,,
is filled with #9 lead shot! :eek:

Toss that bag on the hood of the pickup,, and ride ALL OVER the 1,500 acre farm,,
the bag...
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