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Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 10-13-2012, 01:00 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 9,111
Posted By roscoguy
Never shot a 10/22 & have no reason to bash 'em,...

Never shot a 10/22 & have no reason to bash 'em, but most of what I've read seems to be that the 597 is somewhat more accurate if both are stock, 'out of the box'. Confused about the "597...
Firearms Forum: The Club House 09-16-2012, 09:59 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 814
Posted By roscoguy
Possible side effects include: heightened fashion...

Possible side effects include: heightened fashion sense, interest in feng shui, development of strong distaste for beer. :eek:
Firearms Forum: The Club House 09-08-2012, 11:55 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 818
Posted By roscoguy
Let's see: a renter, part-time Harley mechanic...

Let's see: a renter, part-time Harley mechanic with a junky van, living on a street with ONE parking area... Yep, demand that he move it AND respect your rights to sleep in!

Just kidding, I'd go...
Firearms Forum: General Handgun Discussion 09-08-2012, 11:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 838
Posted By roscoguy
Since you sell cars, I assume you know all the...

Since you sell cars, I assume you know all the tricks that those other ;) salesmen use (the up-sell, steering you towards the latest cool trend, etc) as well as some mistakes that uneducated car...
Firearms Forum: The Club House 08-31-2012, 01:09 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 955
Posted By roscoguy
No, you've misquoted the article: the highest...

No, you've misquoted the article: the highest paid pensioners on the list are almost all on the University Retirement system (SURS) - NOT the State Employee system (SERS). According to the article,...
Firearms Forum: Semi-Auto Handguns 08-31-2012, 12:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 887
Posted By roscoguy
I have one & although I carry it, I couldn't...

I have one & although I carry it, I couldn't recommend it to anyone in good conscience. I bought mine 2nd hand which apparently means there is no warranty, although I've never confirmed this directly...
Firearms Forum: Gunsmithing Forum 08-30-2012, 12:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 961
Posted By roscoguy
I'll have to write that one down for future...

I'll have to write that one down for future reference. Glad you were able to remove it. Can't help much with the re-bluing although there are plenty of other threads here & in the "Engraving &...
Firearms Forum: Gunsmithing Forum 08-28-2012, 12:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 961
Posted By roscoguy
The rust should have turned black, at least if...

The rust should have turned black, at least if you brushed or sanded any loose stuff off. Did you apply a second coat yet? They advise 2 or more as I recall. I'm really surprised you can still see...
Firearms Forum: Gunsmithing Forum 08-27-2012, 12:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 961
Posted By roscoguy
That stuff is more or less permanent. It's pretty...

That stuff is more or less permanent. It's pretty much the same as Loctite Extend I believe, which is super tough once it's dry. According to Loctite/Permatex, "Once dried, strong solvents such as...
Firearms Forum: Mini-14 Forum 08-08-2012, 01:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 694
Posted By roscoguy
My ranch rifle used to do fine with it until I...

My ranch rifle used to do fine with it until I changed to a smaller gas port bushing. Now Wolf ammo doesn't want to cycle the action.
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 08-06-2012, 01:51 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,124
Posted By roscoguy
Not to spoil the fun ('cause I completely agree),...

Not to spoil the fun ('cause I completely agree), but can you even count the # of "tactical .22" posts here? Mossberg is only responding to market demands... :rolleyes:

Fun is fun but check back...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 08-06-2012, 01:36 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,925
Posted By roscoguy
These are actually fairly cool. And cheap. And...

These are actually fairly cool. And cheap. And not that easy to hit @ 50 yards.

http://ts1.mm.bing.net/th?id=I4978993014113160&pid=1.7&w=175&h=151&c=7&rs=1
Firearms Forum: Semi-Auto Handguns 08-02-2012, 01:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 434
Posted By roscoguy
Pick up a copy of Gun Digest and/or Shooter's...

Pick up a copy of Gun Digest and/or Shooter's Bible. They both have pictures with spec's & prices of nearly all available models of handguns, rifles & shotguns. There are also quite a few articles...
Firearms Forum: The Club House 07-28-2012, 12:54 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,608
Posted By roscoguy
Amen. If there was one closer than ~180 miles,...

Amen. If there was one closer than ~180 miles, I'd go.
Firearms Forum: The Club House 07-24-2012, 01:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 655
Posted By roscoguy
Pretty much, it seems. :( I've noticed that...

Pretty much, it seems. :( I've noticed that nearly every movie & TV show HAS to have a positive image of gays, but it also seems that they go out of their way to take a poke at religion...

The...
Firearms Forum: The Club House 07-24-2012, 01:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 349
Posted By roscoguy
I3'm n3ot s3eeing t3he p3roblem... ;)

I3'm n3ot s3eeing t3he p3roblem... ;)
Firearms Forum: The Club House 07-24-2012, 01:20 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 931
Posted By roscoguy
Someone needs to send this guy a copy of "Grizzly...

Someone needs to send this guy a copy of "Grizzly Man". :eek:
http://www.lionsgatefilms.com/profile/images/kao_grizzly.jpg
Firearms Forum: The Club House 07-24-2012, 01:08 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,474
Posted By roscoguy
I've killed an extremely tenacious elm stump with...

I've killed an extremely tenacious elm stump with softener salt pellets in largish (~1-1/2"x2" deep) drilled holes. Seems like any type of salt would work; this was just the cheapest per pound...
Firearms Forum: Semi-Auto Handguns 07-19-2012, 11:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 828
Posted By roscoguy
Not to argue that repeated cycling cannot wear a...

Not to argue that repeated cycling cannot wear a spring, but how many thousands (or millions) of cycles would it take before a magazine spring would lose enough elasticity to matter?
Firearms Forum: Semi-Auto Handguns 07-19-2012, 01:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 730
Posted By roscoguy
Many guns don't like to chamber the first round...

Many guns don't like to chamber the first round if you 'slingshot' the slide. If he's doing this, have him use the slide release instead & see if that fixes the problem.
Firearms Forum: The Club House 07-17-2012, 02:16 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 13,272
Posted By roscoguy
No, no, don't do that. Don't do that; if you...

No, no, don't do that. Don't do that; if you shoot him, you'll just make him mad. -- Gene Wilder
Firearms Forum: The Club House 07-17-2012, 01:59 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,162
Posted By roscoguy
This happens to other people too?!?!?! My...

This happens to other people too?!?!?!

My best guess was that they thought "There just may be an ICBM in that other lane"... :rolleyes:
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 07-17-2012, 01:31 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,474
Posted By roscoguy
My Savage MkII likes CCI SV, Rem. 597 likes them...

My Savage MkII likes CCI SV, Rem. 597 likes them & Mini-Mags.
Firearms Forum: The Club House 07-16-2012, 12:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 444
Posted By roscoguy
You're beating your head against a wall here;...

You're beating your head against a wall here; logic & rational thought will never win against emotional, political rhetoric.
Firearms Forum: The Club House 07-12-2012, 11:45 PM
Replies: 2,027
Views: 77,532
Posted By roscoguy
It Is Easier To Fool People Than To Convince Them...

It Is Easier To Fool People Than To Convince Them They Have Been Fooled - Mark Twain
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