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Firearms Forum: History 09-25-2013, 12:20 PM
Replies: 190
Views: 10,955
Posted By ricepaddydaddy
My several-times great grandfather was a Private...

My several-times great grandfather was a Private in the Continental Army. There was an uncle who was in WWI, as a Quaker he did not fight, he instead drove an ambulance in France.
Another uncle was...
Firearms Forum: General Handgun Discussion 08-06-2013, 12:44 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 6,964
Posted By ricepaddydaddy
I have everything on the list, even a (gasp!)...

I have everything on the list, even a (gasp!) 9MM. A Walther P-1. But I would leave the 9MM behind and substitute a Colt SAA 4 & 3/4" barrel in 45 Colt. Actually, I cannot afford a real Colt so mine...
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 07-05-2013, 06:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 343
Posted By ricepaddydaddy
My 20 ga is a Topper Junior Classic. That is the...

My 20 ga is a Topper Junior Classic. That is the deluxe model with real walnut stock w/checkering and polished blue instead of the semi-gloss finish with a 20" barrel and shorter buttstock. Too nice...
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 07-04-2013, 04:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 343
Posted By ricepaddydaddy
Nice! I like single shot shotguns and have them...

Nice!
I like single shot shotguns and have them in 12, 20, and .410. (also looking at a Winchester single in 16 ga, might buy it)
What I do with mine is (a) leave them alone, and (b) each one has...
Firearms Forum: Curio & Relic Discussion 07-04-2013, 04:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 855
Posted By ricepaddydaddy
Aahhh!! Did someone say bolt action shotguns?:D ...

Aahhh!! Did someone say bolt action shotguns?:D
I love bolt action and single shot shotguns, and old 22 rifles.
I've even got an H&R Model 120 Game Gun, 16 gauge bolt action, made in 1940. I carry...
Firearms Forum: Curio & Relic Discussion 07-04-2013, 03:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 306
Posted By ricepaddydaddy
As noted above, a completely original M-1 is...

As noted above, a completely original M-1 is rare, and priced accordingly.
Mine started it's service life in 1945 as a Springfield. By the time it reached me it had recieved a Winchester bolt, a LMR...
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 04-16-2013, 08:03 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,388
Posted By ricepaddydaddy
My Yugoslavian was a product of shop VR69, which...

My Yugoslavian was a product of shop VR69, which I am told did good work.
It still has a waffenampt or two that they missed, and the left side of the reciever is marked Mod98 in German type script,...
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 04-16-2013, 02:47 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,388
Posted By ricepaddydaddy
I have more guns now than i know what to do with....

I have more guns now than i know what to do with. One of them is a scrubbed Yugoslavian K98k. Sweet piece of weaponry.
And I also have a soft spot for abandoned dogs, the Chicago Cubs, old derelict...
Firearms Forum: Legal and Activism 04-01-2013, 12:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 737
Posted By ricepaddydaddy
South Florida (Palm Beach, Broward, Dade...

South Florida (Palm Beach, Broward, Dade counties) has been a suburb of New York since the 70's.:(
I grew up there but finally couldn't take anymore and moved to rural North Florida in 1995.:D
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 03-28-2013, 04:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,354
Posted By ricepaddydaddy
Beautiful rifle!:) I'll bet the guys over at...

Beautiful rifle!:)
I'll bet the guys over at Marlin Owners would have your answer, and would like to see your rifle, too.
http://www.marlinowners.com/forum/
They have a section for rimfires, about...
Firearms Forum: Curio & Relic Discussion 02-09-2013, 04:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,719
Posted By ricepaddydaddy
Amen. Not only that, but also have someone set...

Amen.
Not only that, but also have someone set off explosions nearby, have your adrenaline at levels you can not even imagine, have buddies left, right, and even behind you subjecting your ears to...
Firearms Forum: Legal and Activism 01-30-2013, 08:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,154
Posted By ricepaddydaddy
What if the gun you just bought was listed as...

What if the gun you just bought was listed as being stolen?
I do not buy guns from non-dealers unless I can run them thru the Florida Department of Law Enforcement website stolen property section...
Firearms Forum: Curio & Relic Discussion 01-30-2013, 07:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,719
Posted By ricepaddydaddy
If you hear the ping when my M1 rifle is empty...

If you hear the ping when my M1 rifle is empty and plan on charging me, be aware that I'm a soldier of the Old School, and you will be impaled on the M5 bayonet affixed to the rifle.
Firearms Forum: Florida Gun Forum 01-21-2013, 11:55 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 803
Posted By ricepaddydaddy
To actually join Gateway as a member is $100 per...

To actually join Gateway as a member is $100 per year. If I lived in Jacksonville I most likely would do so. I understand they have matches for Garands and other programs that interest me.
Firearms Forum: Florida Gun Forum 01-19-2013, 08:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 803
Posted By ricepaddydaddy
I have not been out to the Lake City range...

I have not been out to the Lake City range (Osceola National Forest) in several years, it's 70 miles one way for me, but they used to have signs saying no shotguns. And there are "range officers"...
Firearms Forum: Florida Gun Forum 01-18-2013, 01:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 803
Posted By ricepaddydaddy
As long as you don't shoot over the berm. I shoot...

As long as you don't shoot over the berm. I shoot mine there every trip, and there's lots of wads & casings on the ground.
Firearms Forum: History 11-28-2012, 07:41 PM
Replies: 190
Views: 10,955
Posted By ricepaddydaddy
Welcome home, Brother

Welcome home, Brother
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 11-26-2012, 11:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,354
Posted By ricepaddydaddy
Excellent job, shrek. I'm a fan of old 22...

Excellent job, shrek.
I'm a fan of old 22 rifles, and this is good info.
thanks
Firearms Forum: The Club House 11-26-2012, 11:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,134
Posted By ricepaddydaddy
We became Direct customers when they bought...

We became Direct customers when they bought PrimeStar, and had them for years until we got fed up with them jacking up the price.
Switched to Dish, and they were much better for a number of years....
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 11-17-2012, 01:53 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,142
Posted By ricepaddydaddy
I've got a sudden urge to go gently caress my 50...

I've got a sudden urge to go gently caress my 50 year old Mossberg bolt actions. the ones made with brown wood and blue steel.
But, hey man, if it floats your boat go right ahead and trick 'em out....
Firearms Forum: Revolver Handguns 10-29-2012, 01:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 753
Posted By ricepaddydaddy
Hornady makes a standard pressure load using...

Hornady makes a standard pressure load using their 158 grain XTP hollow point at an advertised velocity of 800 fps. It should work just fine.
This is what I keep in an old Colt Police Positive...
Firearms Forum: General Handgun Discussion 10-25-2012, 02:48 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,597
Posted By ricepaddydaddy
I've had one of their 22 revolvers for about 8...

I've had one of their 22 revolvers for about 8 years and several thousand rounds. No problems at all with either 22's or 22 magnums.
Firearms Forum: Florida Gun Forum 10-18-2012, 12:16 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 7,303
Posted By ricepaddydaddy
Is that the public range in the Osceola National...

Is that the public range in the Osceola National Forest?
I used to shoot there a number of years ago, but at 65 miles one way I gave it up.
Firearms Forum: Florida Gun Forum 10-16-2012, 01:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 803
Posted By ricepaddydaddy
Do your homework. Jax is not a safe place...

Do your homework. Jax is not a safe place sometimes.
Here are two sites for local news
The daily newspaper- http://jacksonville.com/
Local TV- http://www.news4jax.com/
Firearms Forum: Revolver Handguns 10-16-2012, 12:37 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,662
Posted By ricepaddydaddy
Our APO was 96477, the last one in Vietnam. The...

Our APO was 96477, the last one in Vietnam. The northernmost. The next one, 96478, was in Korea.
Welcome Home, my friend.
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