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Firearms Forum: Curio & Relic Discussion 01-19-2012, 11:45 PM
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Views: 1,680
Posted By bb1
I believe that Clyde had no use for the Thompson....

I believe that Clyde had no use for the Thompson. It didn't have the power he required. He used the BAR.
Firearms Forum: Auto & Semi-Auto Discussion 09-29-2011, 11:17 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,327
Posted By bb1
Don't forget the puny caliber, after the rifle...

Don't forget the puny caliber, after the rifle twist was changed to 1;8, the bullet lost its inherent ability to tumble. This required the double/triple tap to dispatch those who need killing. ...
Firearms Forum: Gunsmithing Forum 06-01-2011, 11:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 775
Posted By bb1
If it had been hard to begin with, the repair...

If it had been hard to begin with, the repair wouldn't have been needed.
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 11-10-2009, 06:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,544
Posted By bb1
I would not even consider the .303. They have...

I would not even consider the .303. They have the trajectory of a rainbow. Not good for long range work.
How old are you? Are you done growing? If you are, then a good way to see if your gun...
Firearms Forum: Gunsmithing Forum 09-14-2009, 03:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,720
Posted By bb1
I can read, you idiots can't. Everyone says...

I can read, you idiots can't. Everyone says "take it to a gunsmith" It's dangerous"
A round gets stuck often enough for mr to post a good safe remedy.
If you don't like, quit reading it.
Firearms Forum: Curio & Relic Discussion 09-03-2009, 04:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,023
Posted By bb1
Actually the Eddystone is the least popular. The...

Actually the Eddystone is the least popular. The Winchester is the most popular and scarce.

The Eddystone is prone to breakage when the bbl is removed. Make a releif cut before unscrewing the...
Firearms Forum: Gunsmithing Forum 09-03-2009, 04:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,720
Posted By bb1
You never did say what type of weapon it is. If...

You never did say what type of weapon it is. If it is a bolt action rifle. Hold the bullet in w/ the brass rod. Invert the gun and shake all the powder out. Turn it muzzle up and pour in some...
Firearms Forum: Gunsmithing Forum 09-01-2009, 08:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,807
Posted By bb1
My first build was a Chinese 1911. I didn't want...

My first build was a Chinese 1911. I didn't want to spend a lot of money on stuff I was throwing away. The thing I learned was that you can't polish a turd. I made a vise to pull the rails in and...
Firearms Forum: Gunsmithing Forum 08-31-2009, 07:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,036
Posted By bb1
Don't listen to MR. Stalking. He is probably a...

Don't listen to MR. Stalking. He is probably a pro. I have had experience with old lathes. You don't want to rebuild one. The ways are nearly impossible to straighten out once they get worn. ...
Firearms Forum: Gunsmithing Forum 08-29-2009, 02:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,036
Posted By bb1
Lathe

My buddy has a grizzly. It is belt drive, but it seems to be a good machine. Mine is a Chinese "Birmingham" It is a good machine, gear driven but it goes too fast. It turn 70 rpm, 270 and then up...
Firearms Forum: Gunsmithing Forum 08-29-2009, 02:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,012
Posted By bb1
I generaly spend $500 on a re-barrel. Purchase a...

I generaly spend $500 on a re-barrel. Purchase a good Douglas bbl. Thread and chamber, cut the extractor grove. True the action, lap the lugs smooth or replace the trigger. It isn't a place to...
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