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Forum: Guns
05-05-2021, 11:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,500
Posted By Popgunshooter

Might have discovered why I can't get a rifle to...

Might have discovered why I can't get a rifle to shoot good at this range. Instead of having a solid wood backstop to fasten the targets to they use a plastic mesh that you clip the target to with...
Forum: Guns
04-24-2021, 10:50 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,500
Posted By Popgunshooter

Okay. heavier bullet is the answer. Now to find...

Okay. heavier bullet is the answer. Now to find the best 150 gr..
Forum: Guns
04-22-2021, 01:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,500
Posted By Popgunshooter

'Actually found a box of Federal power shok .308...

'Actually found a box of Federal power shok .308 150 gr. online and snapped them up. Now I can do some more shooting with this rifle and see how these work.
Forum: Guns
04-13-2021, 08:19 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,500
Posted By Popgunshooter

Since I used to reload for years I know exactly...

Since I used to reload for years I know exactly what you're saying and totally agree. I did have a Ruger 77 Stainless Synthetic in .300 win mag that would take ANYTHING (factory ammo) I gave it and...
04-13-2021, 08:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 7,181
Posted By Popgunshooter

Best low cost binoculars

I only use these one week out of the year but I'm wanting the best pair I can afford (which isn't much). I'm looking at these. This is all I want to spend. I'm not able to buy the Swarovski's,...
Forum: Guns
03-23-2021, 03:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,500
Posted By Popgunshooter

I would imagine we could but I wouldn't want to. ...

I would imagine we could but I wouldn't want to. I love my BOOM!!

Found this:

It is legal to purchase and hunt with suppressors in Wisconsin, but owning a suppressor that is not properly...
Forum: Guns
03-17-2021, 09:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,500
Posted By Popgunshooter

Just bought an extra clip for this thing. TC...

Just bought an extra clip for this thing. TC doesn't even sell them or list them! Everyone else except Midway was out of them. $32 plus shipping for a 3-shot piece of plastic.
Forum: Guns
03-16-2021, 09:24 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,500
Posted By Popgunshooter

I always want a rifle that shoots MOA in case I...

I always want a rifle that shoots MOA in case I win the lottery and can go out west. Only been on one hunt years ago near devil's tower and got a so-so muley. But it was an awesome experience. And...
Forum: Guns
03-15-2021, 06:18 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,500
Posted By Popgunshooter

That load "wasn't bad" but after 50 years of...

That load "wasn't bad" but after 50 years of reloading and playing with different bullets, loads etc I think it will do lots better. I no longer reload so it comes down to finding and buying the...
Forum: Guns
03-13-2021, 11:00 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,500
Posted By Popgunshooter

Thanks for that. I'm open to any other...

Thanks for that. I'm open to any other suggestions on ammo.
Forum: Guns
03-13-2021, 06:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,500
Posted By Popgunshooter

I spent some time yesterday on the bench and...

I spent some time yesterday on the bench and while it did good I know it can do better. I was shooting Nosler 125 gr. ballistic tips (3150fps out of a 24" barrel). This barrel is 20" but I think...
Forum: Guns
03-10-2021, 03:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,500
Posted By Popgunshooter

My New Deer Rifle

Just got this Tuesday and it is a tack hammer.

It's a new Thompson Center Venture Compact .308. 60į (3 lug) bolt lift, short action with a new Hawke Vantage 3-9 x 40 scope and Hawke medium height...
Forum: Guns
02-26-2021, 01:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,580
Posted By Popgunshooter

My .243. Can't see the nice wood under the ammo.

My .243. Can't see the nice wood under the ammo.
Forum: Off Season
02-26-2021, 12:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,439
Posted By Popgunshooter

I'll be dead. Toss me anywhere.

I'll be dead. Toss me anywhere.
02-22-2021, 01:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,942
Posted By Popgunshooter

Years ago when I reloaded I had a nice Browning...

Years ago when I reloaded I had a nice Browning A-bolt Micro-Medallion in 7mm-08. I tried the Barnes X-bullet (at that time) and after about 20 rounds at the range the barrel was getting much hotter...
02-22-2021, 12:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,983
Posted By Popgunshooter

Go to a gun shop. Check out the triggers. When...

Go to a gun shop. Check out the triggers. When I've done that I've found some that I was interested had the worst grintty triggers on the planet.
Forum: Optics
02-17-2021, 09:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,840
Posted By Popgunshooter

I wear eyeglasses and finding binoculars that...

I wear eyeglasses and finding binoculars that work well are a problem for me. Am I doing something wrong in using them? This is a great thread btw.
02-03-2021, 01:12 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 223
Posted By Popgunshooter

Picatinny Rail

In my old age I've finally figured out why these are so good. I have bought a new Henry H015 single shot .243 and put a cheap Weaver base on it. Put the scope on and I couldn't get it back far...
01-25-2021, 01:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 670
Posted By Popgunshooter

I'll guess "sasquatch"?

I'll guess "sasquatch"?
Forum: Blades
01-23-2021, 07:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,121
Posted By Popgunshooter

Very nice work. You should go on that show...

Very nice work. You should go on that show "Forged in Fire"!!! I'm a retired metallurgist and I think you could out do any of those guys. What is your damascus steel? And other steels used?
01-23-2021, 06:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,249
Posted By Popgunshooter

Nice buck! I'd be proud of that.

Nice buck! I'd be proud of that.
Forum: Guns
01-22-2021, 06:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 280
Posted By Popgunshooter

Thank you sir.

Thank you sir.
Forum: Guns
01-21-2021, 01:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 280
Posted By Popgunshooter

Ring and bases

scope ring bases. Will rings for picatinny rails fit on weaver bases or vice versa?
Forum: Guns
01-21-2021, 01:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,580
Posted By Popgunshooter

All the guns in the stores have the recall fix. ...

All the guns in the stores have the recall fix. Haven't got the rings and base yet so haven't shot it yet. Man is it a beautiful gun. The wood is on mine is awesome.
Forum: Guns
01-20-2021, 10:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,580
Posted By Popgunshooter

Henry H015 single shot rifle trigger pull

I've been reading that the Henry single shot rifle trigger pull is horribly heavy. I just bought one in .243 and had them check the weight with their gauge. It was a respectable 4.5 lbs. Just...
Forum: Guns
01-15-2021, 10:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,500
Posted By Popgunshooter

On deer I have honestly had much better results...

On deer I have honestly had much better results with one shot kills with the .243. It's a very under rated round. I'm not a big fan of the .308. For years I used a .300 Win Mag. and no one ever...
01-14-2021, 01:54 PM
Replies: 211
Views: 129,897
Posted By Popgunshooter

Hunted from my BIL's stand on his land this year....

Hunted from my BIL's stand on his land this year. I saw a big buck walking in but BIL got him about 100 yards from this stand. Nice 8-point.
11-08-2020, 06:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 622
Posted By Popgunshooter

I've got a cochlear implant. Surgery cost...

I've got a cochlear implant. Surgery cost $85,000 and unit $10,000 but man does it work good! (Thank God medicare paid for it).
10-26-2020, 11:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 543
Posted By Popgunshooter

We have a lease for 6 guys on 120 acres of wooded...

We have a lease for 6 guys on 120 acres of wooded land. Kind of a family deal. Cost is $200 a year for each of us ($1200 total). We are friends with the farmer who leases to us. It's awesome land...
10-26-2020, 11:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 10,478
Posted By Popgunshooter

I think the deer smell me long before I get close...

I think the deer smell me long before I get close enough to smell them, dammit. :rolleyes:
10-26-2020, 02:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,321
Posted By Popgunshooter

Here's a couple maps. Our land is in the north...

Here's a couple maps. Our land is in the north west corner of Marquette county.
10-24-2020, 03:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,321
Posted By Popgunshooter

I found the pics that some of the bowhunters on...

I found the pics that some of the bowhunters on the land took. The "alpha" was a huge black one that we would see while deer hunting.
10-24-2020, 03:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,321
Posted By Popgunshooter

Adams county? Marquette county? Our land was in...

Adams county? Marquette county? Our land was in Marquette county close to Westfield.

And the state won't sell wolf tags.
10-23-2020, 02:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,321
Posted By Popgunshooter

Wolves on our hunting land

On the leased land I used to hunt about on up until last year a wolf pack moved down the center of Wisconsin from up north around 2010 and took residence on our land (120 acres for six of us). Those...
10-23-2020, 02:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 9,381
Posted By Popgunshooter

Gopher count for the summer is 50. I hung it up...

Gopher count for the summer is 50. I hung it up for the winter.
09-30-2020, 06:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,861
Posted By Popgunshooter

Coming home from Appleton and about two miles...

Coming home from Appleton and about two miles before getting to little Red Granite a HUGE buck ran accross the road in front of me going from woods to open field (5:00 a.m.). Haunch's so big it...
07-21-2020, 06:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 9,381
Posted By Popgunshooter

Gopher count now over 40. Averaging over 1 a day.

Gopher count now over 40. Averaging over 1 a day.
06-23-2020, 05:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,986
Posted By Popgunshooter

Here's my tip(sP If (like most of us) you...

Here's my tip(sP

If (like most of us) you are forced to wear blaze orange that is like a light bulb to them. Even camo blaze. So I get up in my stand I take off the blaze. I'm on private land...
06-23-2020, 05:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 9,381
Posted By Popgunshooter

Gopher count up to 18 now.

Gopher count up to 18 now.
Forum: Guns
06-04-2020, 12:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 844
Posted By Popgunshooter

Well, my company used to make transmissions and...

Well, my company used to make transmissions and for the shafts used in them they use the same 4140 steel gun barrels are usually made from and drilled the long holes in them using gun drills just...
Forum: Guns
06-03-2020, 08:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 844
Posted By Popgunshooter

Anyone else seen this happen with AR15?

I was sighting in my little .243 CVA single shot at the local range a few days back and the guy next to me had a fancy (don't know brand) AR15 type .308 and was all over the place on the target. As...
05-24-2020, 06:20 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,261
Posted By Popgunshooter

This is my hunting rifle in .243. You made a...

This is my hunting rifle in .243. You made a good choice. CVA Hunter youth .243.
05-22-2020, 06:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,456
Posted By Popgunshooter

I got a so-so Muley in Wyoming. I had it...

I got a so-so Muley in Wyoming. I had it mounted. So far it's the only out-of-state hunt I've ever been able to afford so I'm glad I did.
05-22-2020, 06:38 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 12,526
Posted By Popgunshooter

Sit sit sit sit sit. (In a good spot of course)....

Sit sit sit sit sit. (In a good spot of course). ;)
Forum: Optics
05-22-2020, 06:32 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 10,153
Posted By Popgunshooter

Vortex Diamondback is the best for the money. Of...

Vortex Diamondback is the best for the money. Of course big dollars get the best optics.
05-22-2020, 06:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 9,381
Posted By Popgunshooter

I've got a Crossman P1377 pistol this year to...

I've got a Crossman P1377 pistol this year to take care of our gopher population. I've got 8 gophers and 1 2 lb. pregnant squirrel that wouldn't stop trying to make a nest in our (owl) birdhouse.
05-22-2020, 02:46 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,131
Posted By Popgunshooter

I've spent most of my life hunting with a Ruger...

I've spent most of my life hunting with a Ruger Stainless Synthetic .300 Win Mag but sold it a couple years ago and quit hunting. I now have the bug again but this year I bought a little CVA Hunter...
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