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Postby Paratus » 25 Sep 2022 16:30

Hi from Western Australia.

I've had a long term interest in lever guns having owned several over the years. They were mainly Winchesters but also included a Rossi stainless 20" carbine in 44 Magnum, which I let go on leaving the farm for the city.

I only have one lever gun at present, an old 32 WCF Winchester 92, which is something of a bitzer as it sports a Model 53 barrel.

I'm currently looking at acquiring a 38 / 357 Rossi 92 16" carbine that will be used in pistol cartridge lever action silhouette competition.

https://www.ssaawa.org.au/disciplines/l ... silhouette
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Postby HarryAlonzo » 25 Sep 2022 21:17

Bitzer - Australian/New Zealander for mongrel dog or person of mixed race.

That describes a lot of my firearms. Thanks for the new word!
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Postby Ranch Dog » 27 Sep 2022 06:05

Welcome to the forum!
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Postby Archer » 27 Sep 2022 23:29

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Postby Gunny268 » 28 Sep 2022 21:03

Welcome to the forum. Hope to see how you set up your carbine for competition.
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Postby ManxTom » 06 Oct 2022 15:50

Welcome from GB. I'm not the only Pom** on here but you'll never hear any whingeing from this one.








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