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by Allen Peterson 44
Thu Jan 04, 2018 12:32 am
Forum: Hunting, Wildlife and Conservation
Topic: Puppy pointing quail
Replies: 7
Views: 7249

Re: Puppy pointing quail

This week the old dog pointed a woodcock and pup made her first retrieve of wild bird.
She's coming along.Image
by Allen Peterson 44
Fri Nov 10, 2017 10:58 pm
Forum: Hunting, Wildlife and Conservation
Topic: Puppy pointing quail
Replies: 7
Views: 7249

Re: Puppy pointing quail

Thanks John the stick enables us to introduce the dog downwind into the scent cone and the check cord holds them in case they get too close and bump the bird out. last week she came into the scent cone and followed it up to the marking stick but showed little interest. I was a little frustrated She ...
by Allen Peterson 44
Thu Nov 09, 2017 5:00 am
Forum: Hunting, Wildlife and Conservation
Topic: Puppy pointing quail
Replies: 7
Views: 7249

Puppy pointing quail

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Puppy made first retrieve of a quail shot over her last weekend. I am very happy.
by Allen Peterson 44
Sat Sep 09, 2017 3:04 am
Forum: Jokes, one-liners and cryptic comments
Topic: my baby picture
Replies: 3
Views: 6533

Re: my baby picture

Good Lad
by Allen Peterson 44
Sun Sep 03, 2017 1:27 pm
Forum: Black Powder
Topic: 1st september 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 2935

Re: 1st september 2017

http://i449.photobucket.com/albums/qq216/simcgunner/DSC03017.jpg Our tradition to mark the opening of Dove season Is a Family and friends day dove shoot. Young people get to try their shotguns and the old dogs get some easy retrieves doing what they love to do. lots of ammunition is generally expen...
by Allen Peterson 44
Thu Aug 24, 2017 1:52 am
Forum: Jokes, one-liners and cryptic comments
Topic: my baby picture
Replies: 3
Views: 6533

my baby picture

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by Allen Peterson 44
Thu Jul 06, 2017 5:58 am
Forum: Rifle
Topic: R B Rodda & Co Calcutta & Birmingham .404 Jeffery
Replies: 6
Views: 7921

Re: R B Rodda & Co Calcutta & Birmingham .404 Jeffery

I also have been looking into the fasteners and the .404 Jeffery round. I agree there would have been unbrako socket heads available and well suited to the task of clamping telescopes, especially well suited to heavy dangerous game rifles as the .404 . There are a couple of RB Rodda rifles on sale o...
by Allen Peterson 44
Sun Jul 02, 2017 1:28 pm
Forum: Rifle
Topic: R B Rodda & Co Calcutta & Birmingham .404 Jeffery
Replies: 6
Views: 7921

Re: R B Rodda & Co Calcutta & Birmingham .404 Jeffery

The engraving and scope mounts. Were socket headed cap screws common in the era that this beautiful rifle was built. You are certainly correct that the wood is excellent inletting the hex to round barrel extremely well. I would have thought to see straight slot screws if scoped. Do you think the sco...
by Allen Peterson 44
Sun Jun 25, 2017 11:41 pm
Forum: Shotgun
Topic: Help dating a Manton
Replies: 8
Views: 11853

Re: Help dating a Manton

John I haven't shot that cat yet. If you Knew her you may have asked Why haven't you shot that cat yet?