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
"That's why medical costs keep going up. Un/underinsured go to the hospital and never pay their bills. Just google what your county hospital writes off in a year in unpaid hospital bills...So hospitals raise their costs across the…"
""Why not? I can decide that someone that pulls a gun in McDonalds over poor quality McNuggets is over-reacting, why can't I decide that getting someone fired and publicly castigated for properly using the word "niggardly"…"
"I know why it's that way with tuition. I'm sure that it's for the same reason in most of, if not all, those other categories you listed.
The government is constantly giving young men and women money to "help" them pay for…"
"Why not? I can decide that someone that pulls a gun in McDonalds over poor quality McNuggets is over-reacting, why can't I decide that getting someone fired and publicly castigated for properly using the word "niggardly" is…"
"As a side bar, I was told years ago that when Playgirl magazine was first published, men for the first time got to feel what it's been like for women forever it seems. (No one of either gender can compete with the perfect air-brushed…"
""I'll also add: if there needs to be a change, the leaders of the change should be members of the group. For self-appointed guardians to decide for other ethnicities what they should be offended by seems pretty demeaning."
"The whole "Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me" thing is B.S. I remember meeting a woman in her 80s a few years ago who shared with me that when she was a child she was called ugly, and that stuck with…"
"Those times when I hear (even in the 21st century!) someone use "Jew" as a verb really upsets me (I am not Jewish). C'mon, people. "The times, they are a-changin' " is the truth, and many of those changes…"