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Firearms Forum: South Carolina Gun Forum 02-19-2012, 05:13 PM
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Posted By BigDaddyJim
Charleston Gun Show in Ladson

So, today is the last day of the gun show. Yesterday was crazy!! So many people, I actually had to wait in line to get in. I was sort of disappointed though, in that there weren't any Mosin Nagant...
Firearms Forum: South Carolina Gun Forum 02-18-2012, 12:16 PM
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Posted By BigDaddyJim
Cold!

I spent a winter in Korea while doing a TDY @ Kunsan, back in the early 80's. We were outfitting the Wolfpack with F-16 block 10 fighters. It was crazy cold!!!
Firearms Forum: South Carolina Gun Forum 02-18-2012, 12:15 AM
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Posted By BigDaddyJim
It's nice down here... temps have been around 70...

It's nice down here... temps have been around 70 during the day, upper 40's at night. Perfect shooting weather!!!
Firearms Forum: Blackpowder & Musket 03-22-2011, 10:42 AM
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Posted By BigDaddyJim
I posted some pics with Remington, and it is...

I posted some pics with Remington, and it is indeed an original, manufactured in 1861. Thanks for everyone's assistance. It was very much appreciated!!!

Jim
Firearms Forum: Revolver Handguns 02-15-2011, 03:05 AM
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Posted By BigDaddyJim
Understood, and appreciated Westy. :) -jim

Understood, and appreciated Westy. :)

-jim
Firearms Forum: Revolver Handguns 02-14-2011, 01:44 PM
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Posted By BigDaddyJim
Just curious, as I am getting ready to take the...

Just curious, as I am getting ready to take the conceal carry class here in Charleston. What is the point of carrying a piece? My assumption at this point would be to use it for self-defense, no? ...
Firearms Forum: General Handgun Discussion 02-14-2011, 11:23 AM
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Posted By BigDaddyJim
I haven't disassembled the piece as of yet, so I...

I haven't disassembled the piece as of yet, so I don't know, but it's not outside the realm of possibility. I haven't done anything to the gun, and I seriously doubt that my mom was into tinkering...
Firearms Forum: General Handgun Discussion 02-14-2011, 02:42 AM
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Posted By BigDaddyJim
.38 Special CTG... Been doing some reading,...

.38 Special CTG...

Been doing some reading, and apparently, S&W didn't always assign model numbers prior to 1956. The serial number (I am guessing that it's on the butt end of the gun) is K...
Firearms Forum: General Handgun Discussion 02-13-2011, 07:43 PM
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Posted By BigDaddyJim
S&W .38 Special CTG (not sure what year or model...

S&W .38 Special CTG (not sure what year or model this one is, where do I go to be sure?)
Firearms Forum: General Handgun Discussion 02-13-2011, 07:38 PM
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Posted By BigDaddyJim
S&W .357 Magnum (this one is my favorite)

S&W .357 Magnum (this one is my favorite)
Firearms Forum: General Handgun Discussion 02-13-2011, 07:37 PM
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Posted By BigDaddyJim
Here are a few pics... Walther PPK .32

Here are a few pics...

Walther PPK .32
Firearms Forum: General Handgun Discussion 02-13-2011, 02:59 AM
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Posted By BigDaddyJim
Thanks Charlie!!! Much appreciated. I will post...

Thanks Charlie!!! Much appreciated. I will post some pics ASAP.

Jim
Firearms Forum: General Handgun Discussion 02-05-2011, 12:38 PM
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Posted By BigDaddyJim
I wished that it did, because let's face it......

I wished that it did, because let's face it... those guns look way cool. I was in Berlin this past October at a Citrix convention, but I had a chance to checkout a lot of WWII history while I was...
Firearms Forum: General Handgun Discussion 02-04-2011, 12:52 AM
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Posted By BigDaddyJim
http://www.firearmstalk.com/forums/f22/do-replicas...

http://www.firearmstalk.com/forums/f22/do-replicas-say-they-replicas-37715/

The pics of that 1858 Remington New Model
Firearms Forum: General Handgun Discussion 02-04-2011, 12:47 AM
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Posted By BigDaddyJim
Heh heh heh, thanks for the offer!! :) I...

Heh heh heh, thanks for the offer!! :)

I fired all of them except the Remington New Model, which I have sent some pics to Remington (posted them here as well in the Black Powder section), but...
Firearms Forum: Blackpowder & Musket 02-01-2011, 10:25 AM
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Posted By BigDaddyJim
Thanks guys... I have emailed Remington, and hope...

Thanks guys... I have emailed Remington, and hope to get a definitive response. I do think that my step-dad "cleaned up" the pistol, and as a result, it's in very good condition. :-)

Your help...
Firearms Forum: Blackpowder & Musket 02-01-2011, 01:22 AM
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Posted By BigDaddyJim
That could very well be... of course, if that is...

That could very well be... of course, if that is the case, it significantly reduces the value. :(
Firearms Forum: Blackpowder & Musket 01-31-2011, 09:50 PM
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Posted By BigDaddyJim
That was my first thought too, but my step-dad...

That was my first thought too, but my step-dad was a meticulous collector of all things. When he passed away, I got some pretty awesome shop tools when I helped my mom clean out the garage. He was...
Firearms Forum: Blackpowder & Musket 01-31-2011, 09:46 PM
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Posted By BigDaddyJim
I wasn't sure if anyone needed a couple more...

I wasn't sure if anyone needed a couple more pics. Under the ram arm, it looks like a 5 digit serial number, and there are a few other stamps, like a "C" and a D, an H (in italics) at points all...
Firearms Forum: Blackpowder & Musket 01-31-2011, 09:43 PM
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Posted By BigDaddyJim
Do the Replicas say they are replicas?

When my mom passed away last month, she left me a few handguns. I've shot all of them except the 1858 Remington New Model revolver. I've been reading the various threads about the replicas, but how...
Firearms Forum: General Handgun Discussion 01-31-2011, 10:39 AM
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Views: 1,474
Posted By BigDaddyJim
I will get some pics of them as soon as I can. ...

I will get some pics of them as soon as I can. The one that has me most intrigued is the Remington 1858 New Model revolver. Do the replicas say anywhere that they are replicas, because this one...
Firearms Forum: General Handgun Discussion 12-21-2010, 01:39 AM
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Views: 1,474
Posted By BigDaddyJim
Very new to handguns

I recently inherited some firearms from my mom (she loved to shoot), and I would like some more information about these beauties. I am looking forward to engaging in this new found passion that my...
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