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
"If the dog is in pain, it's probably best to bite the bullet, tell the girl the truth. I'd advise taking the dog to the vet. Make sure everybody gets a chance to say goodbye to the dog. You might want to bring the girl…"
"Gas or electric? If gas, are the valve & piping to the heater in good shape? (I had a wall furnace that didn't really work well...until I found out the valve handle was bent about 45 degrees. Didn't work too well with…"
Brand new 50 gallon water heater still can't fill a standard sized tub, but starts giving tepid water at 25 gals or so. Service call couldn't find a problem. I'm beginning to wonder if I'm crazy to expect a hot bath, or if there's a spell in the house. Any idea what's wrong? I'm planning to call the installer again and if he can't fix it have him take it out...but will the next be better? it has to be the heater, right?See More
"Just my $.02, but I think 10 is old enough to be pretty honest about the subject. I would not surprise her. Death happens, it's part of life. Dogs do not live as long as people tend to, and our dog is getting older and sicker, and more in pain.…"