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Forum: RFC Community Forum 06-17-2019, 10:24 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 951
Posted By toomanyguns
No kids in my neighborhood. Just old people. ...

No kids in my neighborhood. Just old people.

Off topic, but my grandfather called my grandmother "the old woman". :)
Forum: Savage/Stevens 06-17-2019, 08:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 224
Posted By toomanyguns
If a gun has a synthetic stock, there are usually...

If a gun has a synthetic stock, there are usually good places inside the stock to store spare parts (secured somehow to keep them from rattling around.)

If a gun has a wooden stock, you can hollow...
Forum: RFC Community Forum 06-15-2019, 09:52 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 869
Posted By toomanyguns
Some single shot rifles are hard to load,...

Some single shot rifles are hard to load, especially if you have big hands.

I like the single-shots with the loading ramp, such as the Savage Rascal or Mark I.

IMO, the easiest single-shot to...
Forum: Savage/Stevens 06-14-2019, 08:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 145
Posted By toomanyguns
Very nice. :t Those little rifles are sometimes...

Very nice. :t Those little rifles are sometimes very accurate.

Just wondering -- does anyone know if that is the same bolt used on the Mark II?
Forum: Open Rimfire 06-11-2019, 08:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 469
Posted By toomanyguns
I might try this on 12 gauge shotguns where it...

I might try this on 12 gauge shotguns where it wouldn't hurt if the yarn were abrasive.
Forum: Open Rimfire 06-09-2019, 01:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 369
Posted By toomanyguns
I recently bought some SK Standard + from Midway....

I recently bought some SK Standard + from Midway. I had it on my wish list and ordered it when I saw that it was on sale. I almost always have at least $49 in an order and so the free shipping was...
Forum: Black Powder 06-07-2019, 10:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 512
Posted By toomanyguns
Haz mat fees seem excessive on the surface, but...

Haz mat fees seem excessive on the surface, but compared to the issues of making your own BP they are trivial.

Better IMO to just buy the stuff, pay the haz mat (if you have to have it shipped),...
Forum: RFC Community Forum 05-22-2019, 09:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 421
Posted By toomanyguns
Moving the bird feeders farther away from the...

Moving the bird feeders farther away from the windows helped in my situation.

But, I still get an occasional bird strike.

Something hanging down in front of the window that flutters in the wind...
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 05-22-2019, 09:19 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,075
Posted By toomanyguns
Very interesting, but as they say, "Your mileage...

Very interesting, but as they say, "Your mileage may vary." ;)
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 05-19-2019, 07:07 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,075
Posted By toomanyguns
You don't know what will work well for you and...

You don't know what will work well for you and your guns without testing. I say "Good luck and have fun!"

Personally, all my testing has made me lean toward SV/Subsonic/Target.
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 05-17-2019, 08:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,332
Posted By toomanyguns
I fired a 5-shot group today at 25 yards with the...

I fired a 5-shot group today at 25 yards with the Semi-auto Quiet. Rifle was a Savage Mark II with bipod and sandbag for butt.

Group was about 1/2" and POI was about 1/2" to the right of POI for...
Forum: Marlin Bolt Actions 05-16-2019, 09:01 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,554
Posted By toomanyguns
With CCI SV I got about the same size groups;...

With CCI SV I got about the same size groups; that is, about 1/2" at 25 yards. My XT has the standard weight barrel. With my older, heavy-barrel Marlin 980V, I get better groups. Since I have the...
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 05-15-2019, 04:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,332
Posted By toomanyguns
Today I finally received my order from Midway...

Today I finally received my order from Midway that had been on back order since March 10.

Chronograph said 892, 872, 853, 895, and 859 fps for an average of 874. This was out of a Mossberg 702...
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 05-09-2019, 08:59 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,428
Posted By toomanyguns
Reminds me of the old adage, "An ounce of...

Reminds me of the old adage, "An ounce of prevention [proper ammo storage] is worth a pound of cure [disposing of ruined ammo]".

Luckily I have a small landfill behind my shop where I dispose of...
Forum: Open Rimfire 05-08-2019, 09:05 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,629
Posted By toomanyguns
Yes, but I have kept up with the thread since the...

Yes, but I have kept up with the thread since the first few posts.

I need to know what I'm doing wrong. :D
Forum: Open Rimfire 05-07-2019, 07:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 403
Posted By toomanyguns
Hope you find/make a cartridge guide, because...

Hope you find/make a cartridge guide, because with it these little single shots are one of the easiest to load.

They are fairly accurate, also.
Forum: Open Rimfire 05-03-2019, 09:14 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,522
Posted By toomanyguns
The fat cross section of the 10/22 is something I...

The fat cross section of the 10/22 is something I could never adjust to, having grown up with a Browning SA-22. Carrying the 10/22 in one hand is like carrying a pick handle, whereas carrying the...
Forum: Misc -- Other Rimfire Rifle Brands 04-28-2019, 08:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 489
Posted By toomanyguns
Although a little larger than the Rascal, the...

Although a little larger than the Rascal, the Savage Mark I Y is a nice little rifle.

Mossberg 801 is a youth bolt action single shot that comes with a single shot adapter but can accept an 802...
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 04-25-2019, 09:17 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,934
Posted By toomanyguns
All of the coons I have shot at night were shot...

All of the coons I have shot at night were shot with HV HP's. Almost all of them died about 75-100 yards from the house.

The ones in the live trap that were shot with HV HP's thrashed around for...
Forum: Open Rimfire 04-25-2019, 09:02 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,486
Posted By toomanyguns
Interesting link. One spring day I was...

Interesting link.

One spring day I was crossing a pasture on my way home from squirrel hunting with a 20 gauge muzzleloader shotgun. Saw some yellowjackets coming out of a hole in the ground....
Forum: Open Rimfire 04-23-2019, 08:48 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,486
Posted By toomanyguns
Cowboy action shooters on horseback use crimped...

Cowboy action shooters on horseback use crimped blanks to burst balloons.

Could also load with grits or something similar.
Forum: Gunmetal: Machining, Fixing, Finishing & Refinishing, Restoration, Engraving, Jeweling, etc. 04-22-2019, 08:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 609
Posted By toomanyguns
Go to pawn shops and ask for guns that need...

Go to pawn shops and ask for guns that need (minor) work. Avoid guns that need major parts, such as a bolt-action rifle that needs a bolt.

I took home three rifles from a pawn shop not long ago....
Forum: Marlin Bolt Actions 04-11-2019, 04:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 244
Posted By toomanyguns
882 SS

Bought an 882 SS with synthetic stock today, because I wanted a .22 Mag for larger varmints. Seems to be mechanically good but the SS finish is not so good.

1. Any tips on this model?

2. Any...
Forum: RFC Community Forum 04-11-2019, 08:43 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,837
Posted By toomanyguns
I hope that I am never done with gun shows,...

I hope that I am never done with gun shows, especially the small ones close by. I know many of the people that come, and it's somewhat of a social event.


To repeat what I posted in another...
Forum: .22 Ammunition (S-L-LR) 04-11-2019, 08:25 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,318
Posted By toomanyguns
Another one is the .22 TCM. Could have a rifle...

Another one is the .22 TCM. Could have a rifle and a pistol in the same caliber, same dies, etc.
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