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Old 12-18-2012, 08:28 PM   #18771
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OD Green a blued gun? I wouldn't do it if I were you. My vote goes to a 10mm 1911.

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So, i just got a small and unexpected Christmas bonus. What should i get; i want it all: .308 bolt gun, VZ58 rifle, glock 20c, some 1911 in 10mm (can't afford the STI), a crapload of ammo, even more pistol mags, veggie MRE's, or get my CZ75 & GP100 cerakoted in OD green? Maybe a remote-controlled deer decoy for weekend fun? What's a redneck to do?

I haven't had a gokart in a while, but i don't think i could get in one anymore.
308 bolt, or keep saving for the sti
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So, i just got a small and unexpected Christmas bonus. What should i get; i want it all: .308 bolt gun, VZ58 rifle, glock 20c, some 1911 in 10mm (can't afford the STI), a crapload of ammo, even more pistol mags, veggie MRE's, or get my CZ75 & GP100 cerakoted in OD green? Maybe a remote-controlled deer decoy for weekend fun? What's a redneck to do?

I haven't had a gokart in a while, but i don't think i could get in one anymore.
Maybe a bear gun would be in order? How about a 1895G Marlin in 45/70?
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No the arisaka is all original minus a screw but it not number matching AT ALL .
The guys in town have the 7.??? for the jap guns but not sure if thats what it takes . I have to dremel out a pocket on the bolt assy , there is a notch on the bottom of the bolt that does not line up by about 1-2mm so i just need to enlarge it a tiny bit so it will let the trigger drop . If you look in the receiver in front of the trigger you will see a small pin the comes up when you pull the trigger , i guess its to help hole the bolt in place but either way it wont line up .
The barrel , when screwed all the way in , the sight is 90 degrees off and i dont want to play with the head space any so i may have to re align the sight on it .
In all reality the gun should prob be kept hanging where it was on the wall , there is practically no rifling left or its filled in with gunk or rust , the chamber looks .... ok but as high as the ammo is its a shoot one or 2 times a years gun .

Gun shop was packed to day , 3 couples were in there buying a his and hers glock and about another dozen waiting to buy , i was a bit shocked at the number of people buying today .

Sister had her gastric bypass this morning and should come home tomar .
Bout time she had it , she has always been huge . Over 6ft and at least 350lbs , we call her the amazon women . Maybe now she will get some confidence and a date

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No the arisaka is all original minus a screw but it not number matching AT ALL .
The guys in town have the 7.??? for the jap guns but not sure if thats what it takes . I have to dremel out a pocket on the bolt assy , there is a notch on the bottom of the bolt that does not line up by about 1-2mm so i just need to enlarge it a tiny bit so it will let the trigger drop . If you look in the receiver in front of the trigger you will see a small pin the comes up when you pull the trigger , i guess its to help hole the bolt in place but either way it wont line up .
The barrel , when screwed all the way in , the sight is 90 degrees off and i dont want to play with the head space any so i may have to re align the sight on it .
In all reality the gun should prob be kept hanging where it was on the wall , there is practically no rifling left or its filled in with gunk or rust , the chamber looks .... ok but as high as the ammo is its a shoot one or 2 times a years gun .
Post some pics MM.... Im pretty good at telling them apart..
Be careful, it could be a trainer, most had smoothbores and were only meant to fire blanks
If its a trainer, DONT SHOOT IT!! It will go BOOM!
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Post some pics MM.... Im pretty good at telling them apart..
I was pretty sure you were talking about his Amazon for a minute there!
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Worked straight thru lunch so I could come in the house and get some work done on the computer - - - Went to wash my hands, no water!!!!

247V at the pressure switch, 247V at the pit less adapter - - - off to get a new Meyers pump $228.47 and pull the old one, plumb it up down the well - - - no water.

Pull it back out and find a blown part in the insulation on one wire, splice kit and back in the well.

Water looks like orange paint for about 30 minutes then clear so I turned the house back on.

I guess I have a spare pump now!

Now to work late into the night to get the paper work caught up!!!

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Sister had her gastric bypass this morning and should come home tomar .
Bout time she had it , she has always been huge . Over 6ft and at least 350lbs , we call her the amazon women . Maybe now she will get some confidence and a date
Well, calling her Amazon Woman couldn't have done much for her confidence. I hope she does get some dates. Did she have gastric bypass, lap banding or Roux-en-Y?
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Nah, it's enough for one of those items, maybe a little left for ammo.
The GP100 is the 6" blued model.

Major, i like the way you think.



Of course, i could wrangle that Ruger Redhawk from my nephew...
I have my moments.

I'd still get the VZ58 if it was me. That is on my top five list of rifles I'd love to have in my collection.
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Nah, it's enough for one of those items, maybe a little left for ammo.
The GP100 is the 6" blued model.
Why the Hell would you make any blued gun OD? I mean, yeah, it would be unique. But unique in a bad way IMO. I wonder if you could get graphics on it so it looks like a pickle?
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