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by Miller Tyme
Wed Apr 14, 2021 6:29 am
Forum: Classic British Firearms
Topic: WWI rifle grenade launcher
Replies: 2
Views: 56

Re: WWI rifle grenade launcher

Pretty cool Robert, now to get some blanks and some tennis balls. :lol:
by Miller Tyme
Tue Apr 13, 2021 9:11 pm
Forum: US Military Rifles
Topic: Italian Garand M1D 308 Sniper
Replies: 3
Views: 31

Re: Italian Garand M1D 308 Sniper

Looks nice. Quite another investment I'm sure. As a .308 configuration to align with the NATO standards I suspect the same 30.06 clips work in the action with the .308 rounds and go ca ching and fly over your shoulder after fired out? From what I read they work just fine Robert. They coverted them ...
by Miller Tyme
Tue Apr 13, 2021 7:40 pm
Forum: US Military Rifles
Topic: Italian Garand M1D 308 Sniper
Replies: 3
Views: 31

Italian Garand M1D 308 Sniper

When a couple of these came up on G-Broker about 8 months ago I was hoping more would come available so when some showed up @ Palmetto State Armory about 2 weeks ago I plopped down some coin and purchased one. Early reports where mostly good but there where a couple of duds also delivered to a few c...
by Miller Tyme
Sun Apr 11, 2021 7:55 am
Forum: Classic British Firearms
Topic: Winchester P14
Replies: 2
Views: 124

Re: Winchester P14

Great looking rifle Peter, a P14/M1917 has eluded my collection.
by Miller Tyme
Sun Feb 07, 2021 11:51 am
Forum: US Military Rifles
Topic: Retro M21 sniper
Replies: 7
Views: 707

Re: Retro M21 sniper

Went through basic with the military version of one of those. Heavy, wish it had been an M-16..... :lol: It's a great looking rifle you have there and the scope really sets it off. I have no place to shoot at 200 yards so it's a good thing I'm not a hunter. . Yes sir Niner, it is a brute compared t...
by Miller Tyme
Sat Feb 06, 2021 8:03 pm
Forum: US Military Rifles
Topic: Retro M21 sniper
Replies: 7
Views: 707

Re: Retro M21 sniper

That the ARTII scope Robert, replaced the Vietnam era ART scope about 1976. They where used up until the 2nd Gulf War and are still considered one of the better designed sniper scopes.
by Miller Tyme
Sat Feb 06, 2021 7:14 pm
Forum: US Military Rifles
Topic: Retro M21 sniper
Replies: 7
Views: 707

Retro M21 sniper

Wife and I got up early this morning to go look at a very rare sniper rifle about 2 hours from home, and while it was everything I had hoped for the seller and I couldn't agree on a price so we headed home with a stop off for Lunch. About 15 minutes after we arrived home the mail lady rang the doorb...
by Miller Tyme
Sun Oct 04, 2020 2:22 pm
Forum: C&R Handguns
Topic: REICH REVOLVER MODEL 1879
Replies: 3
Views: 439

Re: REICH REVOLVER MODEL 1879

Cool old revolver Duncan, something you don't see everyday
by Miller Tyme
Mon Sep 28, 2020 8:21 pm
Forum: Shooting the Breeze
Topic: Winter wood.
Replies: 8
Views: 563

Re: Winter wood.

Around these parts we have a mix of Natural gas, Propane, #2 Fuel oil, electric/heat pump, and a few of our industrial customers even use Bunker Oil/waste oil ( which sucks) I worked for a company 30 years ago that still installed and service coal stocker furnaces and boilers ( they to suck) And ano...