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Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 07-14-2015, 03:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 115
Posted By 6_5swedeforelk
I accessed the forum! Can anyone date this...

I accessed the forum!

Can anyone date this serial #

G10612**
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 07-14-2015, 03:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 115
Posted By 6_5swedeforelk
Win super grade 458

A one in a gun owner's lifetime occurance today.

An old recluse asked for a days work on his shack in the woods and promised a rifle in payment.
With nothing else to do, I agreed. You can...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 03-14-2015, 02:47 AM
Replies: 412
Views: 30,015
Posted By 6_5swedeforelk
How about a winchester 77 from the 50's. ...

How about a winchester 77 from the 50's.
Sturdy, real walnut stock, very accurate.

BTW, the old Hudsons Bay trade blanket is older than the gun!
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 10-22-2014, 05:30 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,723
Posted By 6_5swedeforelk
MM1473, nice to see you out hunting with your...

MM1473, nice to see you out hunting with your daughter!

The 6.5 Swede is just fine for elk.
You should study an anatomical drawing of elk & determine exact aiming points for double-lung or heart...
Firearms Forum: Hunting Forum 08-30-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,777
Posted By 6_5swedeforelk
So, Limbkiller- did you bother to consider what...

So, Limbkiller- did you bother to consider what your pics will do to the public's attitude toward hunting?

Why not just forward them directly to PETA?

I've used neck shots (2/3 up) all my...
Firearms Forum: The Club House 06-30-2014, 05:53 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 812
Posted By 6_5swedeforelk
Good thread, Axxe. Here's "campfire...

Good thread, Axxe.

Here's "campfire cooking" at its' basic.

It's 34 below on the trapline.
I start a good fire on the riverbank, chop a hole in the ice for water and start tea.

When...
Firearms Forum: The Club House 06-26-2014, 04:03 AM
Replies: 1,463
Views: 40,363
Posted By 6_5swedeforelk
Rescued from coyotes

http://i1359.photobucket.com/albums/q796/65swedeforelk/Rescuedfromcoyotes_zps323e6c40.jpg (http://s1359.photobucket.com/user/65swedeforelk/media/Rescuedfromcoyotes_zps323e6c40.jpg.html)

Saved from...
Firearms Forum: The Club House 05-22-2014, 02:47 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,586
Posted By 6_5swedeforelk
My main home is rural. A 2 hour drive north...

My main home is rural.

A 2 hour drive north takes me to my
hunting-trapping cabin in the heavy forest area.

I'm heading up tomorrow for morel mushroom picking, see if the fiddleheads are...
Firearms Forum: Survival & Sustenance Living Forum 04-28-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,777
Posted By 6_5swedeforelk
http://s1359.photobucket.com/user/65swedeforelk/me...

http://s1359.photobucket.com/user/65swedeforelk/media/Endofthetrail_zpsd3047cca.jpg.html

The Samurai will go thru some severe crap, and so far, I've always managed to get it back out!



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Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 04-28-2014, 05:14 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,049
Posted By 6_5swedeforelk
There's an open season on trucks down there?? ...

There's an open season on trucks down there??
You yanks will shoot anything!

And Alpha... what are you "fighting your way through to get home"?
Trust me, we Canadians have no plans to invade...
Firearms Forum: Hunting Forum 03-17-2014, 04:58 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,670
Posted By 6_5swedeforelk
Here's Alberta's "Popcan" with his final...

Here's Alberta's "Popcan" with his final wolf of the year!

https://vimeo.com/89244151

I've had great luck with the Ramsnares- the big pack of 14 passing thru every 2 weeks are down to 6....
Firearms Forum: Hunting Forum 02-17-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 332
Posted By 6_5swedeforelk
Two more wolves-one shot!

http://www.outdoorsmenforum.ca/showthread.php?t=207108


Fellow Canadian wolf hunter shows how it's done.
Firearms Forum: Hunting Forum 01-27-2014, 12:50 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,670
Posted By 6_5swedeforelk
picture please

picture please
Firearms Forum: Hunting Forum 01-27-2014, 12:39 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,670
Posted By 6_5swedeforelk
Thanks to Admin for removing Tapatalk screens, I...

Thanks to Admin for removing Tapatalk screens, I can again post to this forum!

A few items in the continuing wolf control may be entertaining:

Here's a story told in fresh snow...
I had set...
Firearms Forum: Hunting Forum 12-15-2013, 08:14 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,670
Posted By 6_5swedeforelk
Orangello, you know your Bush buggys! This...

Orangello, you know your Bush buggys!

This ones locked on all four corners, lifted, geared down & armoured below, 8000lb winch, 1000 cranking amps battery and 75a delayed alternator.
It's ...
Firearms Forum: Hunting Forum 12-15-2013, 08:05 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,670
Posted By 6_5swedeforelk
Sorry Casey, my phone access success for this...

Sorry Casey, my phone access success for this site is one out of 40 tries!

N. Canada has a surplus of wolves.

Your deer rifle is perfect for hunting them. Many will advocate the .223 & ...
Firearms Forum: Survival & Sustenance Living Forum 12-04-2013, 11:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,343
Posted By 6_5swedeforelk
conibears?

Speaking from the vantage point of a lifelong trapper...
if you have experience using conibears, then yes, include it in your survival kit.
Otherwise opt for rabbit snare wire. Whereas a trap...
Firearms Forum: Hunting Forum 12-04-2013, 02:00 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,670
Posted By 6_5swedeforelk
same pack, different time.

same pack, different time.
Firearms Forum: Hunting Forum 12-04-2013, 01:54 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,670
Posted By 6_5swedeforelk
update wolf control...

I've been locked out of this site for a while-suspect that POS TAPATALK insisting that I use it.

The wolves answered every time & kept closing. A single animal would howl with sometimes the whole...
Firearms Forum: Hunting Forum 12-04-2013, 01:32 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,670
Posted By 6_5swedeforelk
I was called in by a community pasture manager as...

I was called in by a community pasture manager as he had lost 14 calves to wolves.
You like horses, don't you? Well this wolf pack pulled down a defenseless colt.
I am not interested in staging a...
Firearms Forum: Hunting Forum 11-30-2013, 05:12 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,670
Posted By 6_5swedeforelk
Money cant buy this excitement!! Im back at...

Money cant buy this excitement!!

Im back at kill site & 4 wolf laying marks frm last nite!
Just used phone download howl & be darned got answer half mile across this b. dam.
sorry abt spellinf...
Firearms Forum: Hunting Forum 11-30-2013, 12:47 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,670
Posted By 6_5swedeforelk
Wolf - first of the year.

Will be trying to reduce their numbers & take some pressure off the elk, moose and deer population.

This is an alpha-male, stretched 8ft, which is huge for a non-arctic wolf!
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 06-30-2013, 03:10 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,563
Posted By 6_5swedeforelk
Sheepdip! I don't see why a rifle hunter...

Sheepdip! I don't see why a rifle hunter cannot become as proficient at stalking and hunting in general! In fact, not having to maneuver all the pulleys strings and wheels makes it easier....
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 06-27-2013, 05:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 273
Posted By 6_5swedeforelk
Graduation... the road ahead

Don't put too much thought on what others may think of this rifle.
Being gifted to you on this milepost event, it is destined to become your most cherished rifle! Probably given to you by someone...
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 06-26-2013, 03:01 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 26,956
Posted By 6_5swedeforelk
Wow, 1/2" groups at 500yds. My reactions are...

Wow, 1/2" groups at 500yds.
My reactions are swinging between amazed and dubious!
Not knowing your credentials I must concede that you have rifle set-up, reloading, wind reading and shooting ...
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