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Old 11-25-2012, 11:38 PM   #11
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I have been a silent witness
to all of America's finest hours.
But my finest hour comes
when I am torn into strips and used as bandages
for my wounded comrades on the battlefield,
When I fly at half-mast to honor my soldiers,
Or when I lie in the trembling arms
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Old 11-25-2012, 11:40 PM   #12
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I could count them on one hand although, I'm fairly mechanically inclined I could probably figure out more if I had to.


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Old 11-26-2012, 12:15 AM   #13
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I'm like her, pretty mechanically inclined (okay, maybe I'm not really as pretty as her...) I haven't found a gun yet that I can't detail strip and put back together. Something I like to do is tear things down to their very smallest pieces and see how everything works as soon as I possibly can.

How many have I actually done though... well over 50 different makes and/or models I'm sure. Could be way more, I never felt the need to keep count.

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Old 11-26-2012, 12:58 AM   #14
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Old 11-26-2012, 01:00 AM   #15
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i can do a couple, on a good day!

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Old 11-26-2012, 01:02 AM   #16
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I can usually figure it out without instructions.

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Originally Posted by KG7IL

I think that is an integer.
Lmao, well i feel like some people would throw a high number out to look good. Just an honest answer and im proud of it considering i havent been into firearms but maybe 6 or 7 months
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Old 11-26-2012, 02:32 AM   #18
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The only one I take down (detail strip) regularly is Kimber Ultra II Covert, and I still get out the picture for the Schwartz and the sear. But I love exploded diagrams, schematics and manuals.

For cleaning, whew... I'll go with about 5 on a regular basis. I would need to put some recent hands on a bunch for a test.


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Old 11-26-2012, 03:03 AM   #19
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Default How many?

So what if I was the only kid in my 5th grade who could field strip an 08-15 Maxim machine-gun, had his own M1 garland, and my own pickup! LOL

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Old 11-26-2012, 04:19 AM   #20
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the only one that i have ever really needed a manual to field strip was the mk19 grenade launcher. since the geniuses that sent em to my unit neglected to send the needed manuals it took me 5 hours to figure it out...


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