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by imfuncity
Thu Dec 12, 2013 8:02 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 6.5 Grendel, 6.8 SPC, .300AAC - daydreamin'!
Replies: 32
Views: 10709

Re: 6.5 Grendel, 6.8 SPC, .300AAC - daydreamin'!

Sign me up too... where do I send a m8 30Rem to get it "fixed"? :D

(Pretty sure I'd burn H2O trying to get it to boil.)
by imfuncity
Thu Dec 12, 2013 12:09 am
Forum: General
Topic: How about a dance.
Replies: 10
Views: 3824

Re: How about a dance.

Gotta love it - DR for sure. (Makes me nervous just watching him.)
by imfuncity
Thu Dec 12, 2013 12:07 am
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: Reload ideas for Model 81 in 300 Savage
Replies: 7
Views: 4183

Re: Reload ideas for Model 81 in 300 Savage

That looks awful good to me... definitely minute of deer!
by imfuncity
Thu Dec 12, 2013 12:03 am
Forum: Just Hunting
Topic: 2013 Hunting Victories Thread
Replies: 21
Views: 11738

Re: 2013 Hunting Victories Thread

LIKE!
by imfuncity
Wed Dec 11, 2013 11:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 6.5 Grendel, 6.8 SPC, .300AAC - daydreamin'!
Replies: 32
Views: 10709

Re: 6.5 Grendel, 6.8 SPC, .300AAC - daydreamin'!

And on top all of that... now I'm getting hungry and the cook is out of town for the week!! Cam, you sure are a pain. :P :twisted:
by imfuncity
Wed Dec 11, 2013 6:35 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Model 8 35 Rem 1927 with Redhead Case for Sale
Replies: 13
Views: 3761

Re: Model 8 35 Rem 1927 with Redhead Case for Sale

Down to 700. think he is a bit high. Guess he'll find out when he goes to GB... as he is threatening. Never understood how/why that was an incentive for someone to buy from a seller? - Not like he (they) are giving us a great brother-n-law deal. :o
by imfuncity
Wed Dec 11, 2013 4:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 6.5 Grendel, 6.8 SPC, .300AAC - daydreamin'!
Replies: 32
Views: 10709

Re: 6.5 Grendel, 6.8 SPC, .300AAC - daydreamin'!

Yup, I'm blaming Cam too!! Just plain mean to bring up "another one" and send us off checking it out. As an aside... a highly respected old (cantankerous) local butcher mixes a bit of domestic pig with the wild hog - don't know his ratio. I haven't had the opportunity to tried it but his customers s...
by imfuncity
Wed Dec 11, 2013 4:03 pm
Forum: Pics of your 8/81's
Topic: My Great Model 8 - 101 year old pride & joy.
Replies: 5
Views: 3157

Re: My Great Model 8 - 101 year old pride & joy.

Very cool. Great pixs.
by imfuncity
Wed Dec 11, 2013 3:43 pm
Forum: Just Hunting
Topic: 2013 Hunting Victories Thread
Replies: 21
Views: 11738

Re: 2013 Hunting Victories Thread

:D :D :D :D :D :D
by imfuncity
Tue Dec 03, 2013 2:27 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: round knob m-8
Replies: 3
Views: 1871

Re: round knob m-8

Indeed... :P like the numbers thing too. :D
by imfuncity
Sun Dec 01, 2013 3:10 pm
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: You have the 2013 Blue Book Values? Send to Rem81auto please
Replies: 5
Views: 2462

Re: You have the 2013 Blue Book Values? Send to Rem81auto pl

Indeed our resident experts do a great job on current value..., still the Blue Book can be entertaining. ;)
by imfuncity
Sun Dec 01, 2013 2:49 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: My first Model 8
Replies: 30
Views: 10021

Re: My first Model 8

I do like the originals but got a few refurbs and one on the way like'm too.

Recommend you keep it but if you want to part with it I'd be listen'n... might even give you a touch more then your investment too. ;) :lol:
by imfuncity
Sun Dec 01, 2013 2:40 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Model 8D
Replies: 8
Views: 3486

Re: Model 8D

Dang, I'd have been sorely tempted. What was he asking?
by imfuncity
Sun Dec 01, 2013 2:31 pm
Forum: Welcome Wagon
Topic: New and old.
Replies: 11
Views: 5577

Re: New and old.

Do love those "pitures". :D

After 43yrs, I am rather fond of my better half but one does need to be realistic... there are a lot more wives then m8s... just say'n. ;)
by imfuncity
Sun Dec 01, 2013 2:15 pm
Forum: For Sale or Trade
Topic: Expensive
Replies: 3
Views: 2070

Re: Expensive

Poor feller needs to wash his keyboard, seems the "0" is stuck down!
by imfuncity
Thu Nov 14, 2013 1:10 am
Forum: Pics of your 8/81's
Topic: Jack's latest & greatest
Replies: 8
Views: 4474

Re: Jack's latest & greatest

Agree with Phyrbird - need to water proof the keyboard (or use the wife's laptop). :lol:

Another GREAT one Jack, you keep out-doing yourself.
by imfuncity
Tue Oct 29, 2013 10:12 pm
Forum: Pics of your 8/81's
Topic: *************** CONTEST ***************
Replies: 32
Views: 12229

Re: *************** CONTEST ***************

Posted for Sighthound* - (His comments) Purchased from GB, came out of Reno/Sparks area, cheap because of stock, replaced it, extension lengthened stock by 5/8", cheek piece a plastic wood filler, butt plate standard Remington bottom tang. Jerry Stock 3 (2) 60.jpg Jerry Stock 2 (2) 65.jpg Jerry stoc...
by imfuncity
Tue Oct 29, 2013 9:37 pm
Forum: History of the 8 /81
Topic: Tom Mix's Model 8
Replies: 4
Views: 3780

Re: Tom Mix's Model 8

Very cool. And, good work on making the pictures work.
by imfuncity
Mon Oct 28, 2013 12:36 pm
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: Quite Rusty Woodmaster Model 81 Rem 7976: need help
Replies: 26
Views: 11652

Re: Quite Rusty Woodmaster Model 81 Rem 7976: need help

Great. Thanks for the pictures.

("Well played... good 'forum'". - no worries, just a bad-joke.)
by imfuncity
Mon Oct 28, 2013 12:31 pm
Forum: Pics of your 8/81's
Topic: *************** CONTEST ***************
Replies: 32
Views: 12229

Re: *************** CONTEST ***************

rem81auto wrote:Bringing this oddball back to the surface for those that have not seen it.

viewtopic.php?f=7&t=3190
Indeed, had forgot about that one... still very strange.
by imfuncity
Mon Oct 28, 2013 12:28 pm
Forum: Other Remingtons'
Topic: Project "Big Bore" AKA "The LeadMine" is in the Books and Fi
Replies: 4
Views: 2346

Re: Project "Big Bore" AKA "The LeadMine" is in the Books an

Almost too pretty! Hope they take her to the party anyway. :D Well done.
by imfuncity
Sat Oct 26, 2013 9:13 pm
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: Quite Rusty Woodmaster Model 81 Rem 7976: need help
Replies: 26
Views: 11652

Re: Quite Rusty Woodmaster Model 81 Rem 7976: need help

stu_2 wrote:Ok I'll have to go into storage for the pics, but when I find em I'll post some.
Well played... good "forum". :D
by imfuncity
Fri Oct 25, 2013 10:23 am
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: Quite Rusty Woodmaster Model 81 Rem 7976: need help
Replies: 26
Views: 11652

Re: Quite Rusty Woodmaster Model 81 Rem 7976: need help

Did you say PICTURES? Ain't no thread complete without pictures... Granpa, Great Ganpa, Dad, you...? Anyone with the gun? (Yup, I'm the guy they talk about "don't mention pix around him, he won't let you off the hook till you post some.") As to hunting, never been myself either... sure would like to...
by imfuncity
Fri Oct 25, 2013 12:48 am
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: Highest M8 Serial #?
Replies: 40
Views: 21869

Re: Highest M8 Serial #?

P.S. "Frankengun" came from IMFUNCITY, I think he is the owner of the original "Franken 8". Not sure if I started it... but my the Franken 8 has gone down the road, so what out it's likely still making the gunshow rounds. My second "Frankengun" is pictured in the ********CONTEST******** - it was a ...
by imfuncity
Fri Oct 25, 2013 12:25 am
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: Quite Rusty Woodmaster Model 81 Rem 7976: need help
Replies: 26
Views: 11652

Re: Quite Rusty Woodmaster Model 81 Rem 7976: need help

stu_2, welcome aboard. You are getting the right stuff from these restoring vets. Couple of thoughts: These rifles were state of the art back when but they were only intended as minute-of-deer - great fun to shoot and reliable straight shooters but they never did put three inside a quarter at 100yds...
by imfuncity
Thu Oct 24, 2013 11:42 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting / Maintenance
Topic: Bolt keeps locking open
Replies: 5
Views: 2744

Re: Bolt keeps locking open

Indeed, learning new stuff all the time. Welcome aboard... thanks for the detective work.
by imfuncity
Mon Oct 14, 2013 11:24 am
Forum: Pics of your 8/81's
Topic: Brushy Mountain Prison Gun!
Replies: 6
Views: 3882

Re: Brushy Mountain Prison Gun!

Indeed. But, I'm patient... :roll: I won't start watching for the UPS box for Christmas, I'll wait 'til next May. :shock:
by imfuncity
Sun Oct 13, 2013 11:53 pm
Forum: Pics of your 8/81's
Topic: Brushy Mountain Prison Gun!
Replies: 6
Views: 3882

Re: Brushy Mountain Prison Gun!

Jack, I am officially up for adoption. :o ...May 1949, when I drew my first breath!! :mrgreen: (green with envy!)
by imfuncity
Sun Oct 13, 2013 11:46 pm
Forum: Pics of your 8/81's
Topic: Darn Near Perfect
Replies: 11
Views: 5523

Re: Darn Near Perfect

Great find Jack.

S & S I've been that guy... the one that put it back, then watched it walk away with someone else when I turned back to get it. :( ...Learned sumpt'n I did.
by imfuncity
Wed Oct 09, 2013 8:30 am
Forum: For Sale or Trade
Topic: "Dick" beater
Replies: 2
Views: 1799

"Dick" beater

Anyone looking for a winter project... this lady need needs some TLC for sure.
http://www.gunbroker.com/Auction/ViewIt ... =369972325
by imfuncity
Tue Oct 08, 2013 12:02 am
Forum: Pics of your 8/81's
Topic: *************** CONTEST ***************
Replies: 32
Views: 12229

Re: *************** CONTEST ***************

My "unique" knobbie, 1910 32Rem... I'm a sucker for arm-candy (and it did look good in the GB auction a few years ago).
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After I received it, the gun shop/seller and I came to an understanding... I still like it, fits me well.
by imfuncity
Mon Oct 07, 2013 11:20 pm
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: Left hand safety
Replies: 3
Views: 2339

Re: Left hand safety

Thanks for posting that... tempting even. But, think I'd still reach over the top, what I'm use to for safety, bolts, etc. :roll:
by imfuncity
Fri Oct 04, 2013 5:31 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Oh hail FearLessLeader!
Replies: 7
Views: 2734

Oh hail FearLessLeader!

... at least Happy Birthday FearLessLeader, and thanks for keeping this ship upright. :D
by imfuncity
Fri Oct 04, 2013 5:25 pm
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: Bonnie and Clyde display
Replies: 19
Views: 7527

Re: Bonnie and Clyde display

Wery, wery interesting. Thanks DWalt
by imfuncity
Fri Oct 04, 2013 5:18 pm
Forum: For Sale or Trade
Topic: Rem 25 on GB great w/ a good Buy Now
Replies: 6
Views: 2556

Re: Rem 25 on GB great w/ a good Buy Now

Welcome to the craziness. Great snag... well worth the risk IMHO. (BTW as someone has repeatedly said, this thread is useless without pictures!! ;) )
by imfuncity
Fri Oct 04, 2013 5:07 pm
Forum: History of the 8 /81
Topic: New Bonnie & Clyde Mini-Series!
Replies: 6
Views: 4448

Re: New Bonnie & Clyde Mini-Series!

Might almost be worth getting cable to watch.... Nah, TV will mess it up and you guys will will be in. (Haven't watched TV since 9/11 no sense starting now.)
by imfuncity
Tue Oct 01, 2013 11:58 pm
Forum: Other Remingtons'
Topic: Something a little different, Custom Wingmaster
Replies: 2
Views: 1852

Re: Something a little different, Custom Wingmaster

:shock: 8-) Really like that butt plate!
by imfuncity
Sat Sep 28, 2013 1:35 am
Forum: Pics of your 8/81's
Topic: Jack1653's latest acquisition
Replies: 16
Views: 6531

Re: Jack1653's latest acquisition

Shame on you Jack :shock: this should never have left CA... it should be in my gun room!!! ;)

(Or, congrats on another great fine.)
by imfuncity
Wed Sep 25, 2013 10:10 pm
Forum: For Sale or Trade
Topic: Rem 25 on GB great w/ a good Buy Now
Replies: 6
Views: 2556

Re: Rem 25 on GB great w/ a good Buy Now

Sharp eyes, Roger. Even so... I was tempted! Also hope someone here got it, it was gone within an hour after I posted! :o
by imfuncity
Wed Sep 25, 2013 3:05 am
Forum: For Sale or Trade
Topic: Rem 25 on GB great w/ a good Buy Now
Replies: 6
Views: 2556

Rem 25 on GB great w/ a good Buy Now

Terrible pictures but looks like a good buy on a 25Rem... probably needs some TLC http://www.gunbroker.com/Auction/ViewIt ... =367634646
by imfuncity
Tue Sep 24, 2013 11:39 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Full Stock Match Rifle
Replies: 16
Views: 7063

Re: Full Stock Match Rifle

"I think the only thing lacking with this rifle of Jack's is a RANGE REPORT :shock:"

Shooting it... with Jack properly (age correct) attired!!
by imfuncity
Tue Sep 24, 2013 11:10 am
Forum: General
Topic: WE ARE DONE !
Replies: 2
Views: 1614

Re: WE ARE DONE !

:o :D
by imfuncity
Wed Sep 18, 2013 12:01 am
Forum: General
Topic: Model 8 in slow motion
Replies: 14
Views: 4756

Re: Model 8 in slow motion

Way-cool indeed. Thanks for sharing it.
by imfuncity
Sun Sep 15, 2013 10:48 pm
Forum: Other Remingtons'
Topic: Project $100 Remington Model 11-48
Replies: 17
Views: 5641

Re: Project $100 Remington Model 11-48

A friend (who is no longer with us) made me a special tool that worked on all of mine (20+ over the years) - if it helps any it was based on the 1900 tool. But... I am aware of two model 8 barrels that never did come apart, and one of those I personally was involved with... basically destroyed my ne...
by imfuncity
Sun Sep 15, 2013 10:26 pm
Forum: Other Remingtons'
Topic: Project "Big Bore" Remington model 1889 10 Gauge
Replies: 9
Views: 3805

Re: Project "Big Bore" Remington model 1889 10 Gauge

10# !!! :shock: :o That cannon needs wheels!!
by imfuncity
Sun Sep 15, 2013 10:21 pm
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: Bonnie and Clyde display
Replies: 19
Views: 7527

Re: Bonnie and Clyde display

It's hard to get past the guns on top of B&C's car. There is no reasonable explanation for these guns being anything other than the ambush posse's guns. Other law enforcement officers, not involved in the ambush, would not place their firearms up there. I mean Clyde is still in the car with his hea...
by imfuncity
Sun Sep 15, 2013 10:14 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Adam Lee's Savage 720 project
Replies: 30
Views: 13628

Re: Adam Lee's Savage 720 project

Indeed, look great.
by imfuncity
Sun Sep 15, 2013 10:09 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting / Maintenance
Topic: thread direction on barrel jacket head - r&r questions
Replies: 6
Views: 2705

Re: thread direction on barrel jacket head - r&r questions

Sarge756 wrote:
ROBOPUMP wrote:All threads on the 8/81's are right handed. No liberals allowed.


Hear, Hear!

Joe
Knew I liked hanging around here for a reason. :D
by imfuncity
Mon Sep 09, 2013 11:23 am
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: Scabbard for Model 8/81?
Replies: 23
Views: 12722

Re: Scabbard for Model 8/81?

Phyrbird wrote:
Would there be any interest in a new old stock reproduction??

I'm trying to get the local Mennonites to make some for us. :ugeek: Been working on it for almost a year.
If I haven't said it before... anything comes from this idea I'd be interested.
by imfuncity
Wed Sep 04, 2013 9:10 am
Forum: General
Topic: forming .30 Rem from 7.35 Carcano? (no, false alarm)
Replies: 13
Views: 4337

Re: forming .30 Rem from 7.35 Carcano?

You seem to have the wherewithal to make things happen... you might look at 30-30 brass. Not that I'm a reloader (Shhhhh, Joe.) but a lot of folks have found them readily available and fairly easy to convert to 25Rem, 30Rem or 32Rem. For what it's worth, couple times a year I do see old correct head...