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Forum: Guns
Today, 07:34 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 42
Posted By idahoron

New gun

A couple weeks ago I picked up a Bergara BMR 22lr. I have never owed a decent 22lr. I have a ancient Stevens 3B. It's a single shot with no way to scope it up. I grew up with that gun. I have a...
Forum: Guns
01-14-2022, 03:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 208
Posted By idahoron

The rifle that I grab if I am going deer hunting...

The rifle that I grab if I am going deer hunting or antelope hunting is my Hot Rod Hawken

https://i.imgur.com/1kWwyAq.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/2WB2Yna.jpg

If I am heading out the door to go elk...
Forum: Black Powder
01-08-2022, 10:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 127
Posted By idahoron

Thanks for the update.

Thanks for the update.
Forum: Guns
12-20-2021, 08:26 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 11,304
Posted By idahoron

I use a range finder every time I shoot. I have...

I use a range finder every time I shoot. I have shot elk over 500 yards many times using g a 270 Winchester. This year's cow was a tough hunt. I started crawling at a mile out and got to 575 yards...
Forum: Black Powder
12-18-2021, 11:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 151
Posted By idahoron

Your load is hot as heII. That said your nipple...

Your load is hot as heII. That said your nipple is probably eroded to the point that you need a new one.
11-17-2021, 08:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 484
Posted By idahoron

It really does. Most air guns are not serviceable...

It really does. Most air guns are not serviceable unless a guy has specialty tools and spring compressors.
11-16-2021, 11:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 484
Posted By idahoron

It was 65.00 dollars. The rebuild kit Includes...

It was 65.00 dollars. The rebuild kit Includes steel mainspring, spring guide, forward spring guide (top hat), grease, Napier gun oil and selection of essential seals (piston seal, front and rear...
11-14-2021, 05:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 484
Posted By idahoron

It was a good experience. Being able to rebuild...

It was a good experience. Being able to rebuild them on my own is awesome.
11-08-2021, 09:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 589
Posted By idahoron

That does sound like wise advise. 🤣🤣

That does sound like wise advise. 🤣🤣
11-08-2021, 07:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 589
Posted By idahoron

I'm cutting back my work load. I'm taking the...

I'm cutting back my work load. I'm taking the winter off and plan to not work more than 20 hours a week when I do go back. I have decided that there is more to life than working and dyeing.
11-07-2021, 06:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 589
Posted By idahoron

Now that I'm starting into partial retirement. ...

Now that I'm starting into partial retirement. These kind of hunts should be easier to get time to do.
11-04-2021, 09:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 589
Posted By idahoron

Squirrel hunting with the TX200

I took my TX200 out for a squirrel hunt. I hit my local hot spot to find a few young ones for the skillet.

https://i.imgur.com/741m5gO.jpg

Our river corridor is loaded with squirrels and almost...
10-26-2021, 08:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 484
Posted By idahoron

I broke my Air Arms TX200

https://i.imgur.com/cUdyip1.jpg

After 8000+ rounds I broke it. I was shooting pop bottles hung from tree limbs at 75 yards. All of a sudden it wouldn't cock. Nothing worked so I took it home, got...
Forum: Black Powder
09-30-2021, 08:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 424
Posted By idahoron

I sent that in and forgot I did it. My wife puts...

I sent that in and forgot I did it. My wife puts the magazines in a pile by my chair. I got a couple text messages about it and had to go look.
Here in my Town everyone knows I shoot long with the...
Forum: Black Powder
09-14-2021, 06:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 645
Posted By idahoron

I think Face Book groups are probably to blame....

I think Face Book groups are probably to blame. That and the lack of ammo. I know I am just too busy to get out and shoot anything.
Forum: Black Powder
08-23-2021, 05:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 597
Posted By idahoron

I have a stuck bullet.

After seeing threads about stuck bullets a over the internet I decided I needed to try this.

https://youtu.be/jCqp9odZISg
Forum: Black Powder
05-24-2021, 05:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,245
Posted By idahoron

I'm wrapping then sizing to .446. I shot some as...

I'm wrapping then sizing to .446. I shot some as wrapped. They went down really tight. They didn't shoot well at all. Mine likes them at .446 with tracing paper.
Forum: Black Powder
05-20-2021, 06:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,245
Posted By idahoron

When I shot those bullets I shot some as wrapped...

When I shot those bullets I shot some as wrapped with two types of paper, 9# onion skin 25% cotton. The other was tracing paper. They didn't shoot well at all cast wrapped and shot. I shot the same...
Forum: Black Powder
05-10-2021, 05:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 738
Posted By idahoron

Last year we had some calmer days in late July...

Last year we had some calmer days in late July and August.
Forum: Black Powder
05-09-2021, 07:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 738
Posted By idahoron

That's great shooting. The wind this year has...

That's great shooting. The wind this year has been awful. We had a week period that we had 4 days of wind over 50 mph. One day we had 70 mph wind. I can't catch a break.
Forum: Black Powder
05-07-2021, 06:05 AM
05-03-2021, 06:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,733
Posted By idahoron

I ordered a suppressor for this rifle. Silencer...

I ordered a suppressor for this rifle. Silencer Central could not find what thread it has. I contacted CZ-USA. I didn't have the serial number with me.
The next day I gave CZ-USA a call. After...
Forum: Black Powder
04-14-2021, 04:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 306
Posted By idahoron

Adding tin will allow the mould to fill better to...

Adding tin will allow the mould to fill better to a point, and Heat will also be a part of the equation. Adding alloy weather it is tin, antimony or a combination will make for larger, but lighter...
Forum: Black Powder
04-02-2021, 08:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 512
Posted By idahoron

What did the bullets weigh?

What did the bullets weigh?
Forum: Reloading
03-19-2021, 08:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,086
Posted By idahoron

My favorite bullets by far is the 100 gr Hornady...

My favorite bullets by far is the 100 gr Hornady SP. Those have been discontinued several years ago. I have about 300 left and I have a box of the 100 gr BTSP. I have never tested those on game but...
Forum: Black Powder
02-28-2021, 02:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,121
Posted By idahoron

The RCBS 11mm bullet should be throwing at. 446

The RCBS 11mm bullet should be throwing at. 446
Forum: Black Powder
02-25-2021, 05:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,121
Posted By idahoron

I'm thinking about that mould I think. This is...

I'm thinking about that mould I think. This is the one I'm looking at.

https://i.imgur.com/BXhxKJ5.jpg

What diameter you choose depends on the paper you have or plan to use. I am looking at...
Forum: Black Powder
02-21-2021, 10:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 279
Posted By idahoron

Front sight protector

Today I was working on a new sheath for a knife I built. I will show what I have done with it. I wetted it down and formed it to the knife. I will finish it tomorrow I hope.


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Forum: Black Powder
02-11-2021, 09:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 666
Posted By idahoron

All I ever do is shoot in the wind. Here in...

All I ever do is shoot in the wind. Here in Southern Idaho the wind doesn't blow. Utah sucks, and Oregon Blows:happy0001:
Forum: Black Powder
02-11-2021, 09:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 666
Posted By idahoron

I have another rifle with the same barrel. I shot...

I have another rifle with the same barrel. I shot some 409 gr bullets in it that ran 1421 fps with the 409. I am going to guess 1400 maybe a bit more?
Forum: Black Powder
02-11-2021, 05:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 666
Posted By idahoron

I'm pretty sure that the wind was pushing them....

I'm pretty sure that the wind was pushing them. My next time out I want to push them out farther to see if the bullet stays stable.
Forum: Black Powder
02-10-2021, 11:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 666
Posted By idahoron

I tested some bullets Lewis sent me

Lewis sent me some 416 gr paper patch bullets to try in my New Rifle here is a picture if you don't remember.



https://i.imgur.com/S68ByV4.jpg
Forum: Black Powder
02-01-2021, 06:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,569
Posted By idahoron

Look for some old pattern papers.

Look for some old pattern papers.
Forum: Black Powder
01-31-2021, 06:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,569
Posted By idahoron

The paper I have adds .004 total to a bullet. Two...

The paper I have adds .004 total to a bullet. Two wraps of .001= .004
Forum: Black Powder
01-28-2021, 09:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,569
Posted By idahoron

I have talked for several years about the .515...

I have talked for several years about the .515 bullets and paper patching. A very thin paper would get you to .52 pretty easy. If you had to have a sizer made in the .519 range then the sky would be...
01-03-2021, 06:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,572
Posted By idahoron

He basically agreed with me, especially when...

He basically agreed with me, especially when talking about the 22 market. If you look at the big name gun manufacture's most of them have went bankrupt, restructured, sold out. Like you said, There...
Forum: Black Powder
01-01-2021, 05:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 654
Posted By idahoron

I got a chance to shoot the new rifle

Today I got a chance to shoot the new rifle and I decided to go straight to 100 yards. I shot my 408 gr RCBS 11mm rifle bullets paper patched. I was using 80 gr of powder measured. With an over sized...
Forum: Black Powder
12-29-2020, 07:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 798
Posted By idahoron

The new rifle is done

I have had a Stainless Green Mountain 45 cal LRH barrel sitting in my safe for a long time waiting for me to do something with it.

Well I picked up a donor TC Renegade. I installed a Lee Shavers...
12-29-2020, 06:13 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,572
Posted By idahoron

I was talking with Mark Slidlinger he was...

I was talking with Mark Slidlinger he was Remington's VP of marketing at one time. We were talking in hunting camp about the direction of manufactures in the market. I told him a couple years ago...
Forum: Guns
12-27-2020, 12:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,894
Posted By idahoron

I am going to say the first thing that I want in...

I am going to say the first thing that I want in a 1911 is that the dang thing runs. I have a Kimber TLE/RLII. I started shooting it in 2011. My mother in Law got it for me for Christmas. The...
12-23-2020, 06:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,039
Posted By idahoron

:happy0001: :woot: :cool15:

:happy0001: :woot: :cool15:
Forum: Black Powder
12-21-2020, 03:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,237
Posted By idahoron

Yes lets look at February the earliest. Your...

Yes lets look at February the earliest. Your going to get a kick out of shooting a gong at 200 yards with a traditional gun.
Forum: Black Powder
12-19-2020, 09:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,237
Posted By idahoron

I actually go over muzzleloaders in my Hunters Ed...

I actually go over muzzleloaders in my Hunters Ed that I teach. It is not required for a teacher to provide though. I would be glad to help you. I'm in the Twin Falls area. After hunting season is...
Forum: Black Powder
12-19-2020, 09:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,237
Posted By idahoron

Thank you for the vote of confidence.

Thank you for the vote of confidence.
Forum: Black Powder
12-16-2020, 05:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 548
Posted By idahoron

This one followed me home

I found this kit gun for 200 bucks. I have a brand new un-shot Green Mountain 45 cal LRH barrel to go on it. I am planning a set of Lee Shavers Soule tang sights with a Hadley eye cup, and a Lee...
Forum: Black Powder
12-03-2020, 08:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,040
Posted By idahoron

I'm in the Twin Falls area

I'm in the Twin Falls area
Forum: Black Powder
12-03-2020, 05:33 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,040
Posted By idahoron

What city are you living in now?

What city are you living in now?
Forum: Black Powder
12-03-2020, 05:30 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,040
Posted By idahoron

Great job! I think if you do get into...

Great job! I think if you do get into muzzleloader hunting you will enjoy it. Make sure to get good equipment that you can trust and practice.
Forum: Black Powder
12-02-2020, 06:02 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,040
Posted By idahoron

I am in Southern Idaho. I hunt almost 100% with a...

I am in Southern Idaho. I hunt almost 100% with a muzzleloader for big game. I have been hunting with them for 40 years. I have killed some pretty good animals with mine. That said our state F&G is...
11-15-2020, 06:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 793
Posted By idahoron

Anyone shooting squirrels?

I haven't had a chance to get out yet this year. Looking forward to it soon.

https://i.imgur.com/tHMMnBn.jpg
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