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
Currently the chat, and active member list do not appear to be functioning on any browser, for any users. I have notified Brett, and did not see anything on Ning's site regarding an issue, so I don't know what to expect regarding a resolution, but wanted to push out a general notice. Hopefully they'll get things running again soon. I'll post updates here, if I learn of any. See More
"I can think of a couple options...
1) Look him in the eye and thump your chest like a gorilla.
2) Point at your chest and say "cheers man!"
3) Point at your chest and give him a thumbs up.
4) Point at your chest and give him a…"
I was on my bike and he was walking. His shirt was off and you could tell he was happy to be out enjoying the day with his body exposed to the sun and wind. His physique was not impressive and it caused him no amount of inhibition, he was doing his thing and loving it.I wanted to call out as I rode past, to say something, even to stop and tell him "Me Too".But I didn't. and as I rode on I wondered - How do we greet one another? How do we show support and encouragement? How do we express an…See More