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Firearms Forum: General Handgun Discussion 03-30-2009, 06:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 928
Posted By SlamFire
Judge is a decent option . . . But there...

Judge is a decent option . . .

But there are other options. In a shotgun, I'd get a shotgun. In a handgun, I'd go with 45 ACP, or .357 mag.
Firearms Forum: General Handgun Discussion 03-30-2009, 06:23 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,519
Posted By SlamFire
Glock, Kimber -- Overhyped. The ugly, cheap...

Glock, Kimber -- Overhyped.

The ugly, cheap crap . . . Bersa, Bryco, Jennings, HighPoint . . .
Firearms Forum: The Club House 03-30-2009, 05:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,486
Posted By SlamFire
Molon labe - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia...

Molon labe - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Molon_Labe)

I don't see "cold dead hands" anywhere in here . . . :rolleyes:

Molon labe refers to an ancient Greek...
Firearms Forum: Auto & Semi-Auto Discussion 03-30-2009, 04:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 939
Posted By SlamFire
That's sorta like putting racing tires on a Jeep.

That's sorta like putting racing tires on a Jeep.
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 03-29-2009, 06:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,902
Posted By SlamFire
I'm just curious -- If you're replacing the bolt,...

I'm just curious -- If you're replacing the bolt, the barrel, the stock, and I assume you're going to run a Jewell trigger . . . Why buy a Rem. 700? Why not just buy a receiver and build from the...
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 03-29-2009, 06:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 747
Posted By SlamFire
Jeez! Not just '"no," but "HELL NO!" ...

Jeez!

Not just '"no," but "HELL NO!"

Bullet dia. on 45/70 Govt. is .458" Bullet dia. on 45 Colt is .452". Without getting the data manual, I expect the brass on 45/70 is much larger diameter...
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 03-29-2009, 06:33 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,057
Posted By SlamFire
Don't tell me you didn't take my post down,...

Don't tell me you didn't take my post down, because you DID.

I searched my Rem. 700 Police manual end to end, even in the foreign languages. There are torque spes for tightening the receiver...
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 03-29-2009, 06:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 12,090
Posted By SlamFire
Google "Bay State Shotgun" and you'll get a lot...

Google "Bay State Shotgun" and you'll get a lot of posts/discussion, just like this one.

Here's a link to Harrington & Richarson 1871

H&R 1871 (http://www.hr1871.com/Firearms/default.asp)
...
Firearms Forum: 1911 Forum 03-29-2009, 08:19 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 56,409
Posted By SlamFire
Tightest fitting, best shooting 1911 I've seen is...

Tightest fitting, best shooting 1911 I've seen is the Springfield and I've seen lots. I polished the feed ramp on my Mil Spec. It's not hard to do.

Kimbers had HUGE QC problems when the were...
Firearms Forum: 1911 Forum 03-29-2009, 07:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 9,765
Posted By SlamFire
I have a mil spec, just almost like the one the...

I have a mil spec, just almost like the one the Army issued me. It fits in the standard Army holster for 45 Auto. There's lots of nostalgia there, and a good shooter.

I have a Springfield Ultra...
Firearms Forum: 1911 Forum 03-29-2009, 07:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 618
Posted By SlamFire
Spend the $$$ on a smaller CCW gun. Add the...

Spend the $$$ on a smaller CCW gun. Add the sights later when you have something that's not a beast to carry around.

(I'm still looking for a decent carry gun, and have about two dozen so far....
Firearms Forum: 1911 Forum 03-29-2009, 07:39 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,614
Posted By SlamFire
Second the notion . . . "Shooting Star"...

Second the notion . . .

"Shooting Star" stainless, 8 rd. They're premium mags, flawless. Mine came with "butt pads."
Firearms Forum: Concealed Carrying & Personal Protection 03-29-2009, 07:16 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 9,072
Posted By SlamFire
NAA Guardian, 32 ACP -- Because it's stainless,...

NAA Guardian, 32 ACP -- Because it's stainless, not Tupperware, looks and feels like a firearm not a squirtgun, and because it's a knock-off of the thousand dollar Seacamp.

If you think it's "not...
Firearms Forum: Gunsmithing Forum 03-29-2009, 04:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,586
Posted By SlamFire
Kewl . . . I like about 2 oz for the bench,...

Kewl . . .

I like about 2 oz for the bench, but definitely want some "lock up" and about 3 lbs if it's loaded and I'm moving it.

Here's a link:

THE JEWELL TRIGGER MANUAL...
Firearms Forum: Gunsmithing Forum 03-28-2009, 07:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,161
Posted By SlamFire
Yeah, but . . . "Unfired in box" is a sales...

Yeah, but . . .

"Unfired in box" is a sales condition term. They get fired at the factory before they ship.

I just ran a patch down the bore of a new Rem. 700 Police "unfired" straight out of...
Firearms Forum: Gunsmithing Forum 03-28-2009, 07:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,586
Posted By SlamFire
Jewell Trigger / Rem 700 Police

Two Jewells offered, one for bench without a safety 1.5 to about 3 oz. pull. One w/ safety, 1.5 oz. to 3.5 lb. pull.

Midway says "Gunsmith installation" --

It's not a "drop in." The sear...
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 03-28-2009, 06:49 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,386
Posted By SlamFire
Seriously -- fit is the crucial part of managing...

Seriously -- fit is the crucial part of managing recoil in the larger caliber rifles. Any of the large recoil pads are good options.

There are some ballistic calculators which can quantify recoil...
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 03-28-2009, 06:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,704
Posted By SlamFire
LE Jungle Carbine . . . Jeez! I thought you...

LE Jungle Carbine . . . Jeez!

I thought you were talking "Law Enforcement" and something like an H&K MP 5. :D
Firearms Forum: The Club House 03-27-2009, 07:53 PM
Replies: 2,084
Views: 93,378
Posted By SlamFire
It's a quote! :D

It's a quote! :D
Firearms Forum: The Club House 03-27-2009, 07:40 PM
Replies: 2,084
Views: 93,378
Posted By SlamFire
"you're" "too" :eek:

"you're" "too" :eek:
Firearms Forum: The Club House 03-27-2009, 07:28 PM
Replies: 2,084
Views: 93,378
Posted By SlamFire
They took mine down . . . invertebrate...

They took mine down . . . invertebrate peckerwoods.
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 03-27-2009, 07:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,087
Posted By SlamFire
It's 25 yds from the garage to the barn door,...

It's 25 yds from the garage to the barn door, where I hang a pie plate and sight down the tube w/ the gun in a rack. That gets me "on paper" . . . and then, eat yer heart out, my buddy on the next...
Firearms Forum: Ammunition & Reloading 03-27-2009, 07:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,937
Posted By SlamFire
Hodgdon powders -- H335 is good. Stoner specified...

Hodgdon powders -- H335 is good. Stoner specified BL (C) 2 for the AR. I'm thinking H 4198, and H4895 too -- but I'm away from my data right now and haven't done .223 Rem. for a while.
Firearms Forum: Ammunition & Reloading 03-27-2009, 06:52 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 15,661
Posted By SlamFire
Guns sales generally are up 49% since Obama....

Guns sales generally are up 49% since Obama. We're "sending a message," and it's resulting in hoarding, shortages of everything, but especially ammo, reloading components, and stuff on 5.56 / 308...
Firearms Forum: The Club House 03-27-2009, 07:17 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,416
Posted By SlamFire
Absentee landlord (and this is an upscale...

Absentee landlord (and this is an upscale neighborhood) rented the double-wide on the adjacent property to four 19 yr old boys, and their vicious pit bull. (Large, rural tracts out in the country . ....
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