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Old Fogey; Long time handloader;.brand new to loading for 45 ACP/welcome all comments

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by montana griz, Nov 20, 2012.

  1. montana griz

    montana griz far western Montana New Member

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    In my 81st year and just recently acquired a new Sig Sauer 1911 C3................really didn't need it but you know how it is..................once I held it in my hand-------I had to have it;)

    Been loading for several rifle calibers since about 1961 (still have that 1st rifle: a Sako Forester/243 Win). Never got into shotgun loading, but some years back did some loading for my Colt SAA (1956 mfg) 45 Colt .

    Being retired after 40 yrs of traveling the western US & AK working on mining projects, I ended up sinkin' my roots for retirement here in western Montana along the Bitterroot River. I'm lucky in that I live about 10 miles out-of-town and can shoot right here on my place.

    Got a few questions re loading for the Sig....................so I'll jump over to the proper forum and look for some advice.

    CARPE DIEM MY FRIENDS.......LIFE IS TOO SHORT TO SHOOT UGLY GUNS; DRINK CHEAP WINE and chase OLD WOMEN (you know the kind: [I"]Blue Hair and wearing a House Coat"[/I].............Griz
  2. OregonPlinker

    OregonPlinker Creswell, Or Active Member

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    Welcome aboard!!
  3. MarkAd

    MarkAd Port Orchard Well-Known Member

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    Life is to short to shoot ugly guns. But your shooting a SIG.
    Welcome aboard anyway,.
  4. ripcity

    ripcity Milwaukie Active Member

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    Welcome to the forum. Western Montana is really beautiful up there.
  5. Sgt Nambu

    Sgt Nambu Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    You'r 81 dude if you want it you need it! Welcome aboard!