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by olskool
Thu Nov 29, 2018 6:54 am
Forum: Hunting with the 8 / 81
Topic: Old rifle still knocks them down!
Replies: 7
Views: 212

Re: Old rifle still knocks them down!

now that is cool,,,,,,,,,,
by olskool
Sat Nov 24, 2018 2:40 pm
Forum: Hunting with the 8 / 81
Topic: Still in the field at 96 years old
Replies: 2
Views: 92

Re: Still in the field at 96 years old

that is a nice deer, nice gun, and you made a good shot! any deer with open sights is a trophy! I have killed several with my 8s and 81 they are fun just to tote in the woods. glad to see they are still alive,,,,,,,,,,
by olskool
Thu Nov 15, 2018 5:38 pm
Forum: Hunting with the 8 / 81
Topic: a gun from God,,,,,,,,,,
Replies: 2
Views: 135

Re: a gun from God,,,,,,,,,,

oh I am thankful! Psalm 37:4-5 4 Delight thyself also in the Lord: and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart.
5 Commit thy way unto the Lord; trust also in him; and he shall bring it to pass.
by olskool
Thu Nov 15, 2018 10:29 am
Forum: Hunting with the 8 / 81
Topic: a gun from God,,,,,,,,,,
Replies: 2
Views: 135

a gun from God,,,,,,,,,,

https://i.imgur.com/drcFZ0El.jpg I may have posted this before. but there is little activity here so I figured nobody would mind If put it up again. I killed this bandit one morning wile I was deer hunting. he was eating my corn, yes we bait for deer in SC, I shot him with my 25/35 model 8 made in ...
by olskool
Thu Nov 15, 2018 10:05 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Restoring Great Grandfather’s Model 8
Replies: 33
Views: 4772

Re: Restoring Great Grandfather’s Model 8

very nice job!
by olskool
Fri Nov 17, 2017 5:57 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Model 8 #25
Replies: 3
Views: 1183

Re: Model 8 #25

its clean to boot!
by olskool
Fri Oct 27, 2017 6:35 am
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: Few shots with the 81 the other day
Replies: 7
Views: 1506

Re: Few shots with the 81 the other day

good video pitchy, I love the 35 it is a hammer on deer. I have some with the peep sights, I do not like them. I shoot better with the iron sights.
by olskool
Tue Oct 10, 2017 5:52 pm
Forum: Just Hunting
Topic: my 35 and buck
Replies: 12
Views: 2194

Re: my 35 and buck

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by olskool
Tue Oct 10, 2017 5:52 pm
Forum: Just Hunting
Topic: my 35 and buck
Replies: 12
Views: 2194

Re: my 35 and buck

Image
by olskool
Tue Oct 10, 2017 5:51 pm
Forum: Just Hunting
Topic: my 35 and buck
Replies: 12
Views: 2194

Re: my 35 and buck

Imagehttps://i.imgur.com/GZRnmHF.jpg[/img] a couple more inside,,,,,,,,,
by olskool
Tue Oct 10, 2017 5:49 pm
Forum: Just Hunting
Topic: my 35 and buck
Replies: 12
Views: 2194

Re: my 35 and buck

Imagethanks for asking, got it done!
by olskool
Tue Aug 22, 2017 3:55 am
Forum: Just Hunting
Topic: my 35 and buck
Replies: 12
Views: 2194

my 35 and buck

Imagea buck I killed last year with my 35 rem. made in 38 I posted it before but can't find it. with so little activity here I didn't think you would care if I added it again,,,,,,,,,,,
by olskool
Tue Aug 22, 2017 3:45 am
Forum: Just Hunting
Topic: 32 rem kill
Replies: 3
Views: 1992

Re: 32 rem kill

Image here is the same photo as it was above until the blackmailers at photobucket demanded money,,,,,,,,,
by olskool
Fri Jun 16, 2017 8:49 am
Forum: Hunting with the 8 / 81
Topic: model 81 still gets the job done!
Replies: 8
Views: 2946

Re: model 81 still gets the job done!

that dose look like lipstick, but I don't think he could live with it so he died!
by olskool
Thu Nov 24, 2016 9:09 am
Forum: Hunting with the 8 / 81
Topic: Finally had some luck--32 Remington
Replies: 5
Views: 2914

Re: Finally had some luck--32 Remington

very nice, don't be fooled by "the modern calibers" the old 32 is just as potent and has all the knock power a 30-30 will ever have. I have killed several deer with mine and most fall on the spot. I use cast lead and the speer sp. with imr 4895
by olskool
Wed Nov 23, 2016 6:06 pm
Forum: Hunting with the 8 / 81
Topic: Model 8 deer 2016
Replies: 6
Views: 3035

Re: Model 8 deer 2016

good job! nice deer and rifle.....
by olskool
Wed Nov 23, 2016 6:02 pm
Forum: Hunting with the 8 / 81
Topic: Finally had some luck--32 Remington
Replies: 5
Views: 2914

Re: Finally had some luck--32 Remington

man that's great! it sure is a good feeling to take a deer the old way! God willing I will be in the woods in the morning. I killed one nice little buck this year with my new 1938 model 81 in 35 rem. it has been a while since I killed one with my 32 that is a nice gun you have to, great job. what bu...
by olskool
Tue Oct 18, 2016 5:32 pm
Forum: Hunting with the 8 / 81
Topic: working on new book
Replies: 2
Views: 1500

Re: working on new book

that sounds like a great project, I have some kills posted on here with my 8s and 81 that you are welcome to use if you are interested. just let me know.

mike
by olskool
Sun Oct 16, 2016 7:11 am
Forum: Hunting with the 8 / 81
Topic: model 81 still gets the job done!
Replies: 8
Views: 2946

Re: model 81 still gets the job done!

and the entrance just behind the shoulder.Image
by olskool
Sun Oct 16, 2016 6:57 am
Forum: Hunting with the 8 / 81
Topic: model 81 still gets the job done!
Replies: 8
Views: 2946

Re: model 81 still gets the job done!

the exit wound of that flex tip with 35gr of 3031Image
by olskool
Sat Oct 15, 2016 12:13 pm
Forum: Hunting with the 8 / 81
Topic: Model 8 with Lions & Bears Oh MY!
Replies: 5
Views: 3402

Re: Model 8 with Lions & Bears Oh MY!

well they aint so cool anymore, they aint there!
by olskool
Fri Oct 14, 2016 3:16 pm
Forum: Hunting with the 8 / 81
Topic: model 81 still gets the job done!
Replies: 8
Views: 2946

model 81 still gets the job done!

Imagei shot this buck this morning with my model 81 35 rem. made in 1938, he was hot after a doe. I used a 200gr hor. flex tip with 35gr of imr3031 he was about 50yds broad side, it was a great hunt with a great old rifle.
by olskool
Thu Sep 29, 2016 5:32 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: IRAQVETERAN8888 Talks Model 8!
Replies: 3
Views: 1501

Re: IRAQVETERAN8888 Talks Model 8!

Image and my wife's engraved constable 380
by olskool
Thu Sep 29, 2016 5:27 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: IRAQVETERAN8888 Talks Model 8!
Replies: 3
Views: 1501

Re: IRAQVETERAN8888 Talks Model 8!

Image I always thought the astras looked like the 8s having a tubular barrel. here is my 600
by olskool
Mon Sep 26, 2016 4:34 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: who can cut my barrel
Replies: 9
Views: 1960

Re: who can cut my barrel

thanks anyway Jack.
by olskool
Sun Sep 25, 2016 11:45 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: who can cut my barrel
Replies: 9
Views: 1960

who can cut my barrel

I have a spare model 8 barrel in 30 rem. I would like to shorten to carbine length, how would I get to do that for me?
by olskool
Fri Sep 16, 2016 3:56 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: LOVE STORIES: Your first model 8 (or 81)
Replies: 16
Views: 4337

Re: LOVE STORIES: Your first model 8 (or 81)

nice story packmule.
by olskool
Fri Aug 19, 2016 5:43 pm
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: sling
Replies: 2
Views: 1065

Re: sling

I have two sets of original swivels. but I just hate to drill on an original stock that has survived untouched for 78 years. but on the other hand I would like to put a sling on it. decisions decisions.......
by olskool
Mon Aug 08, 2016 3:13 pm
Forum: General
Topic: New 141 Gamemaster!
Replies: 5
Views: 2356

Re: New 141 Gamemaster!

Mikeshoe72 wrote:Howdy All,
Just won a 141 Gamemaster in 32 Rem on Gun Broker. Will be my first experience with the 32. It should mix well with my 8 and 81. These rifles are so addicting! I'll update when it arrives.

Mike
you will like that rifle, I have a model 14 carbine and a 141 transition model both in 30 rem.
by olskool
Fri Aug 05, 2016 3:37 pm
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: sling
Replies: 2
Views: 1065

sling

I would like to put the correct sling swivels on my 81 that I have posted in the former thread (photos I promised) dose anyone think it will hurt the value? I have the correct set. the gun is so nice I hate to modify it in any way but I know It will go with me to the woods, but I am real carful with...
by olskool
Tue Aug 02, 2016 5:19 pm
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: photos i promised
Replies: 6
Views: 1754

Re: photos i promised

thank you Roger.
by olskool
Tue Aug 02, 2016 4:47 pm
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: photos i promised
Replies: 6
Views: 1754

Re: photos i promised

Image


one more
by olskool
Tue Aug 02, 2016 4:42 pm
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: photos i promised
Replies: 6
Views: 1754

photos i promised

http://i1220.photobucket.com/albums/dd445/olskool1/mode%20l81%201_zpsxprbv3tw.jpg http://i1220.photobucket.com/albums/dd445/olskool1/mode%20l81%204_zpslbcxvrea.jpg her is the photos I promised, I got a new computer and had to start over! well anyway it is a 4 digit 1938 and it is every bit as the p...
by olskool
Mon Aug 01, 2016 4:49 am
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: one more
Replies: 1
Views: 1027

one more

I had to get a new computer and it has no place to put a card so I can download pictures, I guess I have to get a cord, when I do I will post photos of my new model 81 it is a four digit made in 1938 and it is beautiful! decades ago someone installed a set of marbles sights. it is in 35 and shoots g...
by olskool
Thu Jul 14, 2016 3:57 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Gunbroker
Replies: 2
Views: 1088

Re: Gunbroker

to me that is way to much for hat rifle that has had the receiver d&t
by olskool
Mon Jul 11, 2016 3:44 pm
Forum: General
Topic: where did the pictures go?
Replies: 1
Views: 911

where did the pictures go?

where did all the photos go from the vintage pictures link?
by olskool
Sun Jul 10, 2016 6:45 am
Forum: General
Topic: 99 Savage questions/interests
Replies: 8
Views: 1950

Re: 99 Savage questions/interests

i love 99s and i love the 300 savage. my favorite powder is varget with 150gr.-165gr. projectiles.
by olskool
Sun Jul 03, 2016 3:07 pm
Forum: Hunting with the 8 / 81
Topic: Model 8 Buck
Replies: 11
Views: 4342

Re: Model 8 Buck

i am late to the party but that is a great story and nice buck!
by olskool
Sat Jul 02, 2016 5:19 pm
Forum: History of the 8 /81
Topic: Mystery Solved!? Captian Frank Hamer's Model 8
Replies: 5
Views: 3490

Re: Mystery Solved!? Captian Frank Hamer's Model 8

i was just looking at the video cam put on youtube a wile back. if you look at the guns on top of the car and if you look at the bore of the model 8 it looks like a 25 caliber not a 35 that has been spun into legend. i wonder if it was a 25?
by olskool
Fri Jul 01, 2016 1:51 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: model 8 and me
Replies: 12
Views: 3549

Re: model 8 and me

man we are a bunch of good lookin fellers, (not that i think any men are nice lookin) i just want to be clear. it is th model 8s that make us look good......well all but me, i am good lookin no mater what kind of gun i am holding :mrgreen:
by olskool
Sat Jun 25, 2016 9:10 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: model 8 and me
Replies: 12
Views: 3549

Re: model 8 and me

no i am to lazy to run a saw mill, its my brothers mill that sawed them. i will post a few photos when he saws some cedar logs next week. the lumber always makes for a good photo.
by olskool
Fri Jun 24, 2016 5:36 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: model 8 and me
Replies: 12
Views: 3549

model 8 and me

Image here i am with my 1927 model 8 in 32 cal. anyone else have photos of them and there model 8s or 81s? i know my good looks distracts from the gun :D but try to focus on the 8
by olskool
Tue Mar 29, 2016 6:14 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: My first Model 8
Replies: 2
Views: 1205

Re: My first Model 8

nose art.....
by olskool
Sat Feb 27, 2016 4:28 pm
Forum: Pics of your 8/81's
Topic: FBI 81 RESURRECTION!!
Replies: 4
Views: 2645

Re: FBI 81 RESURRECTION!!

very nice!
by olskool
Fri Feb 05, 2016 5:47 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Did anyone see that Model 8 sell for nearly $3000 on GB??
Replies: 16
Views: 4166

Re: Did anyone see that Model 8 sell for nearly $3000 on GB?

http://www.gunbroker.com/Auction/ViewIt ... =538400488 here is the link, i watched it with disbelief. i have a nice 1908 25 rem. i wonder what it would bring? makes me wonder???
by olskool
Mon Jan 25, 2016 4:03 pm
Forum: Other Remingtons'
Topic: A little show and tell...
Replies: 2
Views: 3314

Re: A little show and tell...

very cool!
by olskool
Sun Jan 24, 2016 4:14 pm
Forum: Other Remingtons'
Topic: other remingtons
Replies: 8
Views: 2534

Re: other remingtons

http://i1220.photobucket.com/albums/dd445/olskool1/_MG_4096_zpsjapiib6g.jpg http://i1220.photobucket.com/albums/dd445/olskool1/_MG_4095_zpsth4f61ul.jpg http://i1220.photobucket.com/albums/dd445/olskool1/102_0101_zpss2fjdznk.jpg since the photos i have found an original rear sight for the ruger, and...
by olskool
Sun Jan 24, 2016 9:43 am
Forum: Other Remingtons'
Topic: other remingtons
Replies: 8
Views: 2534

Re: other remingtons

Image one more for u Adam lee, it has my home made sling on it. it shoots real tight....
by olskool
Sun Jan 24, 2016 9:38 am
Forum: Other Remingtons'
Topic: other remingtons
Replies: 8
Views: 2534

Re: other remingtons

Image well if you like rugers here you go, my 1984 model 77 mannlicher in 243 with a usa made steel burris 1-3/4x5 i found the gun in a pawn shop and added the scope.