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by Missionary
Sun May 26, 2019 9:08 am
Forum: General
Topic: Long Recoil LMGs of WWI
Replies: 4
Views: 368

Re: Long Recoil LMGs of WWI

Thank you for that link. That was interesting and showed far more autos long recoil than I had any idea of. Makes me wonder if the 20mm Orlikons are classified long recoil or Very long recoil.
by Missionary
Sun May 26, 2019 8:58 am
Forum: General
Topic: Long Recoil LMGs of WWI
Replies: 4
Views: 368

Re: Long Recoil LMGs of WWI

Good morning
Have to look on that one. I also Watch C&R much more than others.
by Missionary
Wed Mar 27, 2019 3:47 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Model 8 Rifle Trunk
Replies: 5
Views: 591

Re: Model 8 Rifle Trunk

Good afternoon
That is handsome ! Your dad did a fine job. Thank you for posting this.
That gives me an idea for a "takedown'" that our family has.
by Missionary
Sat Mar 09, 2019 2:39 pm
Forum: For Sale or Trade
Topic: SOLD
Replies: 10
Views: 1661

Re: WTS .32 Model 8 price drop

Good afternoon
I have purchased at least two rifles from seller and he was truthful and helpful in our transactions. If this was a caliber 35 I would be very interested.
by Missionary
Fri Feb 22, 2019 2:26 pm
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: 35 Rem tomato stake barrel
Replies: 2
Views: 743

Re: 35 Rem tomato stake barrel

Had to look up the info... Jes Reboring is 35caliber.com 541-942-1342 Call is best. You will get his phone. Leave your phone # and he will call you back. His turn around is about 3 weeks. His prices include shipping back to your address. His work is as good as any I have seen. No I do not get any co...
by Missionary
Fri Feb 22, 2019 1:59 pm
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: 35 Rem tomato stake barrel
Replies: 2
Views: 743

Re: 35 Rem tomato stake barrel

Howdy I would give JES Reboring a call. I have had several rifles rebored by him and he will tell you up front if it is possible and safe. But to me your groove diameter is .358. A caliber 375 has roughly that groove so it would give you about a rifling depth of .007 which is plenty even with cast s...
by Missionary
Fri Feb 22, 2019 1:53 pm
Forum: General
Topic: thegreatmodel8.net
Replies: 9
Views: 2207

Re: thegreatmodel8.net

God afternoon
It took me years to figure out how to make a list of places I like to view. But does save me a lot of time. I am a two finger typer who has that ability to mash the wrong key a lot.
A machine with levers and gears and moving parts is a joy !
by Missionary
Fri Feb 22, 2019 1:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: gunbroker--problems
Replies: 7
Views: 1840

Re: gunbroker--problems

Good afternoon
Have seen the same issue looking for other interesting items. Plus they seem to have the knack to fill the list you want with all sorts of other items.