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11-11-2015, 03:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 502
Posted By streetglideok

Ive hunted 55 a few times. Last time, in 2013,...

Ive hunted 55 a few times. Last time, in 2013, we didn't see a thing. Missed out this year, maybe next year
Forum: Guns
07-15-2015, 05:47 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,854
Posted By streetglideok

I read thru some of these posts, and have to say,...

I read thru some of these posts, and have to say, it's hard to believe some people live with their head in the sand, and take a denial pill twice daily. In 2013 we saw in multiple states, ridiculous...
Forum: Guns
07-14-2015, 06:30 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,756
Posted By streetglideok

I'm late to the game, but I'll chime in. I've...

I'm late to the game, but I'll chime in. I've owned my 7mm mag for 20+years now. Great accuracy, especially after I ditched the Simmons scope, and it got even better when I start making my own...
07-14-2015, 06:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,840
Posted By streetglideok

Plenty of people in the area hunt, heck just in...

Plenty of people in the area hunt, heck just in Monument alone. Doubt we'll make it hunting this fall, and with the El Nino shaping up, second season hunters better be ready for real snow.
Forum: Guns
10-11-2014, 08:16 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,176
Posted By streetglideok

Before my exwife, I used to be pretty active on...

Before my exwife, I used to be pretty active on here, 13-15 years ago. A member gave me a lot of insight on where to start hunting in Colorado. He was out of Grand Junction. I can remember when...
10-06-2014, 05:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,255
Posted By streetglideok

Humidity plays a factor into that. You can hear...

Humidity plays a factor into that. You can hear gunshots for a couple of miles if there isn't much ambient noise.
Forum: West
10-05-2014, 08:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,258
Posted By streetglideok

I don't frequent this site like I used to say, 13...

I don't frequent this site like I used to say, 13 years ago. Former sooner resident here, from Tulsa actually, and in your neck of the woods in Colorado Springs. Thank you for your service btw. ...
Forum: Guns
10-04-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,489
Posted By streetglideok

All of my levers bear no scopes. I did throw...

All of my levers bear no scopes. I did throw some peeps on my 1895 rifle. Still have stock sights on the 1895GS though. I used to sport a scope on my 336cs, but finally got wise and yanked it. ...
10-04-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,297
Posted By streetglideok

Nosler and Swift, as well as Hornady and Barnes...

Nosler and Swift, as well as Hornady and Barnes make big game hunting bullets with the plastic tips on them. The swift bullets are big game bullets, as well as certain Hornady and Nosler. Now a...
10-04-2014, 09:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,194
Posted By streetglideok

Got a couple of cow tags for second season 55...

Got a couple of cow tags for second season 55 here. As what's been said, weather is unpredictable in October, especially later in the month. Just look up the '97 oct blizzard. There's a couple of...
03-24-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,372
Posted By streetglideok

We have a very early production XL7 in a nice...

We have a very early production XL7 in a nice wood stock. Nice and light, only problem with the rifle we are having is the junk simmons scope that I threw on it. Haven't gotten around to getting a...
Forum: Reloading
03-17-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,082
Posted By streetglideok

Only time I've loaded W760 was in a 375H&H, but...

Only time I've loaded W760 was in a 375H&H, but that thing gets 215 primers only. It's a nice measuring ball powder but I've had better luck with RL15 for my use. For the '06, look at IMR4350 and...
03-16-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 17,350
Posted By streetglideok

Guess you don't understand going to the range...

Guess you don't understand going to the range then. I roll my own ammo, I don't pay those insane ammo prices either. You go to the range to practice, not to constantly tinker with optics. If you...
03-15-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 17,350
Posted By streetglideok

Why go once a year then?

Why go once a year then?
03-15-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 865
Posted By streetglideok

I would suggest investing your own time and...

I would suggest investing your own time and energy to go hunting, and learn for yourself. The problems with surveys, they are used to generate statistics. Statistics don't lie, but the people who...
Forum: Guns
03-13-2014, 05:21 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,447
Posted By streetglideok

Well, the remlin guide gun actually feeds better...

Well, the remlin guide gun actually feeds better than the new haven gun did. I had issues out of the box with the marlin with the extractor. Probably need to just replace it with a new one. Had to...
Forum: Guns
03-12-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,447
Posted By streetglideok

Moving right along, back to the topic at hand. ...

Moving right along, back to the topic at hand.

I'd be torn between two calibers. 45/70 or 375H&H. I have a pair of 1895's, one is a Marlin 1895SS, and the other is an remlin 1895GS. I'd...
03-11-2014, 05:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 761
Posted By streetglideok

One piece of advice I can give you is, you'll...

One piece of advice I can give you is, you'll want to look at units out west most likely. Before the Waldo and Black Forest fires, 511 was not that great for public hunting. Now you have even more...
03-10-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 761
Posted By streetglideok

I see you're in the neighborhood. Tell us a...

I see you're in the neighborhood. Tell us a little more about what you're wanting to do, as has been suggested. I'm more of a rifle kind of guy here. If you want to do draw tags, April 1 is the...
03-09-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 17,350
Posted By streetglideok

Do what I suggested, get some JB bore compound...

Do what I suggested, get some JB bore compound and scrub the barrel. Clean the barrel out good after doing so, then check your groups the next outing at the range. Also make sure your stock screws...
03-08-2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 17,350
Posted By streetglideok

Don't let it rankle you. In some guns, factory...

Don't let it rankle you. In some guns, factory ammo does really well, while in others, it doesn't. Just like some loads you probably have found don't perform as well as other loads when you roll...
03-08-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 17,350
Posted By streetglideok

I have 2 Winchester M70s, both classic stainless....

I have 2 Winchester M70s, both classic stainless. One has the BOSS system on it, the other doesn't. One is a 7mm rem mag, nothing done with the trigger, the other is a 300RUM with a trigger job...
Forum: Guns
11-17-2013, 08:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,052
Posted By streetglideok

If you got the bubba itch to shoot a big gun,...

If you got the bubba itch to shoot a big gun, which is where you see double rifles typically in, I would suggest getting ahold of a 458 Lott, unbraked of course, and see how that goes.
Forum: Guns
11-10-2013, 08:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,089
Posted By streetglideok

Only issue with the 7.62 is the type of bullets...

Only issue with the 7.62 is the type of bullets loaded for it. Need to use the correct type for the game you are hunting, and it must feed thru the gun reliably. That could be a problem for some. ...
11-10-2013, 08:26 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,826
Posted By streetglideok

Agreed there. It's on the heavy end for that...

Agreed there. It's on the heavy end for that caliber too. 180gr Partition in a 30 caliber magnum or a 30'06 at closer ranges than the magnums will get the same results. I load a 160gr partition in...
11-10-2013, 10:59 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,826
Posted By streetglideok

150gr for elk with a 300 mag of any kind is a...

150gr for elk with a 300 mag of any kind is a recipe for problems. Too light a bullet for the cartridge and the animal IMO. Poor shot placement only makes a bad situation worse. 270 has the power...
Forum: Reloading
11-09-2013, 03:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,236
Posted By streetglideok

Reloading manuals are like guns, but thankfully...

Reloading manuals are like guns, but thankfully cheaper. You can never have too many! I have the 6th edition Nosler book that I refer to a lot, as I load heavily with Nosler bullets. I have a...
11-09-2013, 03:43 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,783
Posted By streetglideok

Lot of limitations in your post. $1k limit, half...

Lot of limitations in your post. $1k limit, half will go to a tag, even an OTC tag you're going to fork over close to $500(or somewhere close), plus you have fuel usage, supplies, etc. As others...
Forum: Guns
11-06-2013, 04:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,204
Posted By streetglideok

Have an M&P 40 here, and it has a great feel in...

Have an M&P 40 here, and it has a great feel in my hands but the grip profile delivers a sharper recoil to the hand than say an XDM. Trigger is ok, frequently known to be gritty till they break in. ...
Forum: Guns
11-02-2013, 02:38 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,268
Posted By streetglideok

So is this guy getting all the hardware just to...

So is this guy getting all the hardware just to hunt out here?lol. Skip all the gunfighting stuff as homers brother said. You have two villains out here that you lack out east. The weather, and...
Forum: Guns
11-02-2013, 06:21 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,268
Posted By streetglideok

A rifle will do you no good in those situations. ...

A rifle will do you no good in those situations. A handgun, especially concealed will though. Used to hunt an area in the south, rugged terrain and isolated, and known to have marijuana plantings...
Forum: Guns
11-01-2013, 08:02 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,268
Posted By streetglideok

They likely have tacticool nicknames...

They likely have tacticool nicknames too!:sign0004:
Here we go, this fits some of the black rifle guys
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x2U-ZQMf56I
10-31-2013, 05:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,130
Posted By streetglideok

That kind of group is good... if you are sticking...

That kind of group is good... if you are sticking to 100 yard shots. Good groups for longer range shooting is bullet holes touching each other or better. 4" circle at 200 yards may mean wounding,...
Forum: Guns
10-30-2013, 08:51 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,268
Posted By streetglideok

I wouldn't go so far as to say they are very...

I wouldn't go so far as to say they are very accurate at long range. They can be accurate shooting, but so can many guns and for less money as well. They tend to be pretty decent guns, but not the...
Forum: Guns
10-29-2013, 09:07 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,268
Posted By streetglideok

How so? In order to hunt legally with it, you...

How so? In order to hunt legally with it, you have to use a magazine that holds the limited number of rounds. No different than a Remington 7400(or whatever that semi-auto they made was), the...
10-29-2013, 04:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,130
Posted By streetglideok

First question is, have you shot that far before?...

First question is, have you shot that far before? If not, or not reliably, then I wouldn't put it much past 100 yards. With an experienced shooter, knowing the bullet drop for that load, in THEIR...
Forum: Guns
10-28-2013, 07:21 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,268
Posted By streetglideok

Here is what I mentioned in another post:...

Here is what I mentioned in another post: http://www.mgi-military.com/index.php?id=1

I'd look at that, as that will give you a lot of options. The hydra will convert from the ar10 to ar15...
Forum: Guns
10-28-2013, 06:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,089
Posted By streetglideok

There is a special AR made, can't remember the...

There is a special AR made, can't remember the name right off hand, that is convertible, the front part of the lower is pinned and can be swapped and work as an AR10. Think its called the Hydra or...
Forum: Guns
10-28-2013, 06:09 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,268
Posted By streetglideok

I agree you're making this harder than it really...

I agree you're making this harder than it really is, or you're trying to justify the expense. The AR10 platform is decent, but expensive. Far cheaper to get a dedicated hunting gun, and an ar15...
Forum: Guns
10-27-2013, 08:40 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,268
Posted By streetglideok

The one advantage of the AR platform would be the...

The one advantage of the AR platform would be the ability to have an upper in 450bushmaster or similar, or a 243/25 WSSM for hunting, then an upper for defensive purposes in whatever floats your...
10-27-2013, 07:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,739
Posted By streetglideok

You should always verify bullet drop for your...

You should always verify bullet drop for your gun, do not rely on a compensator built into the scope. Practice shooting, get a range finder and get dials for your scope. A good scope will be...
Forum: Guns
10-27-2013, 07:37 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,268
Posted By streetglideok

Collapsing stock would be a benefit in fitment of...

Collapsing stock would be a benefit in fitment of the gun for the shooter. Vertical forearm grips would likely create one more thing to snag in brush IMO, and not needed for hunting. A good upper...
10-26-2013, 01:41 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 7,048
Posted By streetglideok

Oh ok, I'll let you slide then,lol. Ever eat at...

Oh ok, I'll let you slide then,lol. Ever eat at that Mexican restaurant in town, casa del sol? We did that the last time we went to Cottonwood Pass. Only gonna happen once!
Forum: Reloading
10-26-2013, 09:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,148
Posted By streetglideok

Good luck finding those components honestly. I...

Good luck finding those components honestly. I thought I saw cabelas had some retumbo online for sale, be prepared to pay for hazmat shipping though. Primers are also hard to find still. Federal...
10-26-2013, 08:56 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,739
Posted By streetglideok

The Zeiss Conquest scopes have fixed eye relief,...

The Zeiss Conquest scopes have fixed eye relief, the 3-9x is 4" at all magnifications. The tradeoff is your eye has to be in just the sweet spot each time. Leupold's eye relief varies depending on...
10-26-2013, 08:44 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 7,048
Posted By streetglideok

What in the world are you doing with kalifornia...

What in the world are you doing with kalifornia plates? Nice BFG skins by the way. Just a lonely little Liberty owner here, will be lifting it soon for bigger rubber. It does help to have a trail...
10-25-2013, 09:19 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 7,048
Posted By streetglideok

Interesting bio there Muley, thanks for sharing...

Interesting bio there Muley, thanks for sharing that. Every hunter with time under his belt has learned their own way to hunt, that is heavily dictated on where they hunt. In Wisconsin, we have a...
10-22-2013, 06:26 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 7,048
Posted By streetglideok

Kind of what I thought, the ridge looked vaguely...

Kind of what I thought, the ridge looked vaguely familiar as I was out that way labor day weekend. You know Casa Del Sol I take it? We're due east of you a couple of hours then. We'll probably put...
10-22-2013, 05:13 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 7,048
Posted By streetglideok

Last time I hunted it, was second season, some...

Last time I hunted it, was second season, some years ago. Lot of Texan fourwheelers cruising the forest roads then. Gunnison guide service ran a mule train up to the top of the ridge in the...
10-20-2013, 09:06 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 7,048
Posted By streetglideok

Well, we tried to burn everything around us last...

Well, we tried to burn everything around us last year and this year, and we took a break from this year hunting as well. I think we may try 55 next year, as I at least know one area back in the...
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