I just got a peterson 106 estate off fleabay this week, and I would like to restore it. Who has experience cleaning/restoring estate pipes? Any advice or suggestions would be greatly appreciated. This is such a great forum with a wealth of a great knowledge.
"Classic is a relative term, the nylon 66 my dad taught me to shoot with isn't a rarity by any stretch of the imagination, but it's a classic to me cause of the memories attached to it.
I'm afraid when your cleaning technique is a bore…"
"So what Germanic/European guns do you take a field? I inherited a franchi 48 20 gauge on accident and fell in love with it. I'm trying to find out what caliber by Belgian or German guild stalking rifle is. It's a 9.3mm bore but that's…"
"I tried woodworking as a between jobs way to earn a living when I got laid off last. I am not a carpenter I've decided lol. What other old hobbies do you guys like to practice? Safe to assume blackpowder cartridge reloading is in here somewhere…"
"Do you happen to be a seller of old guns as well? I love old guns and fishing tackle. Which isn't to say I don't have under armor and 3.5" magnums for duck hunting. I'm glad I'm amongst like minded gentlemen here. Old…"
The group for those of us that take interest in pleasurable leisure pursuits as they existed in their primitive days a century ago. HIckory golfers, motorists, cyclists, players, hunters, fishermen, gentlemen atheletes etc. are all welcome here!
"Larry et al. I also know what it's like to have seen suicide as the only way out. I'm so glad that I didn't act on those thoughts. I'm here for anyone who needs to talk it over. I thank god daily that I'm still here and…"
This is something we all face in this life. We get lonely. We are disappointed. We fail. Sometimes others fail us. What do you do when you are truly depressed? What if it goes on a long time? Ever considered suicide? It happens all the time.
Hunting, fishing, guns, trucks, wet shaving, cooking, drying and smoking foods, pipes, cigars, fine whiskey, beer in a can, lawn care, tools, reading, and probably many more if I sat and thought about it.
To Kill a Mockingbird. Most non-fiction novels, biographies.
Westerns, dumb comedies, anything Mel Brooks, tommy boy, the cowboys, and to kill a mockingbird.
George Strait, Skynyrd, Alan Jackson, OCMS, Dave Brubeck, classic rock, classic country, blues, and good jazz
"Mental health care is decent here, we have a couple of psychiatrists from the US running their clinics here. So far I've been to two, the first a couple of years ago and it was the regular routine (taking, anti-depressants) and she felt I was…"
"In a moment of temporary insanity I asked a former show guest who I knew hunted (Rodale had challenged him to live off only his garden for a month, which he could supplement with his frozen deer meat) if I could accompany him on a hunting outing.
"Jon-Pierre, I am not sure of the mental health care in your country, but it sounds very much like you could use some true help rather than just friendly advice. Your current state of mind has been so low for so long that it is affecting your entire…"
"I have a little Stihl MS 210 with a 16" bar. Works great however I wish the chains had a couple more teeth. Sharpen the chains on the saw and only by hand. I've had a lot of practice at this as I worked as a landscaper for 8 years and we…"
"Thanks for the comments it is really appreciated. I did mean physically sick, I always go to the doctor but they can't seem to figure out what is wrong (I get bad sinus problems, difficulty breathing, random back pains, chest pains) but…"