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Firearms Forum: Illinois Gun Forum 05-20-2016, 05:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 353
Posted By byxlaw
How did it go? For some reason, I cannot find the...

How did it go? For some reason, I cannot find the results. OTOH, I have a feeling Rouner will veto it
Firearms Forum: Concealed Carrying & Personal Protection 03-18-2016, 07:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 272
Posted By byxlaw
Thank you all for the replies and suggestions....

Thank you all for the replies and suggestions. Have not asked my instructor - did not want to bother him.
Story continues, will try to make it short.
Further evaluated the insides considering...
Firearms Forum: Concealed Carrying & Personal Protection 03-02-2016, 08:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 272
Posted By byxlaw
Thanks. Thought so. Will ask my instructor

Thanks. Thought so. Will ask my instructor
Firearms Forum: Concealed Carrying & Personal Protection 03-02-2016, 07:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 272
Posted By byxlaw
Holster usability question (Bianchi X-15)

Not sure if right forum to post...
Recently acquired a used Bianchi X-15 Medium. Awesome holster, great leather, superbly crafted. However, there is a "rub" on the inside, makes the leather there a...
Firearms Forum: Illinois Gun Forum 02-08-2016, 09:48 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 190
Posted By byxlaw
Mods pls delete

Mods please delete
Firearms Forum: Semi-Auto Handguns 02-01-2016, 02:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,113
Posted By byxlaw
Remember: safety first!

Remember: safety first!
Firearms Forum: Semi-Auto Handguns 01-31-2016, 04:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,113
Posted By byxlaw
Ghost post revived, but Angie brought up good...

Ghost post revived, but Angie brought up good points. CC-ing a BG is a better option, and not in a purse. I am not a big fan of off-body carry.
Have seen "cross" racking. Not to argue with SSGN,...
Firearms Forum: Legal and Activism 11-26-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 508
Posted By byxlaw
This article dated Aug '15. There is a later, Oct...

This article dated Aug '15. There is a later, Oct '15 post stating 1911s passed both Hse and Sen. I hope we get to get them 1911 vets. I tried a R1911 and was not impressed, but am sure "real" Colts...
Firearms Forum: Legal and Activism 11-26-2015, 04:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 508
Posted By byxlaw
Surplus 1911s

https://www.nraila.org/articles/20151125/appropriations-act-passes-with-important-pro-second-amendment-provisions
Great info, IMO. How soon are we to see surplus Colts?
Firearms Forum: Illinois Gun Forum 11-20-2015, 04:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 287
Posted By byxlaw
CGS, thsnks for the correction prividing muni...

CGS, thsnks for the correction prividing muni codes website link. I meant that one.
Firearms Forum: Illinois Gun Forum 11-19-2015, 12:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 287
Posted By byxlaw
To OP: hello, neighbor, I live "2 doors down"......

To OP: hello, neighbor, I live "2 doors down"... You can find some local ordinances on IL State Police website. If not, I eould go straight yo the Village Hall, and ask there (hard copy).
Firearms Forum: Semi-Auto Handguns 09-07-2015, 04:13 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 315
Posted By byxlaw
I held an IJ70 a few times. As far as i know,...

I held an IJ70 a few times. As far as i know, this is a commercial Mak, double stack, sort of. The one I handled was 10- or 11-, but based on pics, they are similar. To the best of my knowledge,...
Firearms Forum: Illinois Gun Forum 06-25-2015, 05:07 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,266
Posted By byxlaw
No problem, did not see you remark as offensive....

No problem, did not see you remark as offensive. Actually, IN or WI are closer... Not been to Eddie's, do not like to dine out (I enjoy the Wife's cooking the most).
To stay on the topic, a friend...
Firearms Forum: Illinois Gun Forum 06-24-2015, 10:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,266
Posted By byxlaw
Humbly disagree. NOT the worst. My educated...

Humbly disagree. NOT the worst. My educated opinion...
Firearms Forum: DIY Projects 06-01-2015, 06:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 360
Posted By byxlaw
Thanks, Bill

Thanks, Bill
Firearms Forum: DIY Projects 05-27-2015, 04:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 360
Posted By byxlaw
Star DK`

The story. Have an alloy frame of Star mdl. DK with a few internals: trigger, hammer, sear spring (flat), possibly mainspring (hammer is under tension; cannot cock due to trigger and possibly other...
Firearms Forum: Illinois Gun Forum 03-29-2015, 03:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 457
Posted By byxlaw
Great. Now, let's see how long it will take to...

Great. Now, let's see how long it will take to get it. ;-)
Firearms Forum: Illinois Gun Forum 03-10-2015, 09:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 457
Posted By byxlaw
FOID application NEW process, and other news

http://www.journalstandard.com/article/20150306/News/150309549

Thoughts, anyone?
Firearms Forum: General Handgun Discussion 12-23-2014, 04:26 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 11,548
Posted By byxlaw
Ran into a stash of Hornady and Fiocchi XTPs at...

Ran into a stash of Hornady and Fiocchi XTPs at local Cabela's a couple of weeks ago. Went with Fiocchis due to a couple of $ cheaper. Case seems to be a Cor-Bon stamped (two stars and a line)? Never...
Firearms Forum: Semi-Auto Handguns 11-18-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 655
Posted By byxlaw
JTJ was ahead of me here. You mentioned...

JTJ was ahead of me here. You mentioned collecting. For "static" collection, see JTJ's comment. For "dynamic" collection - redundant effort, imo. Just my take on collections in general, and on...
Firearms Forum: Semi-Auto Handguns 11-17-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 655
Posted By byxlaw
Cabelas in Hoffman Estates had some 6946s a...

Cabelas in Hoffman Estates had some 6946s a couple of months back. Have seen some online folks selling them, but rarely, and they quickly get sold out, plus most of these retailers refuse to sell to...
Firearms Forum: Gun Safes 11-12-2014, 04:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,133
Posted By byxlaw
Plywood tends to accumulate moisture. I would use...

Plywood tends to accumulate moisture. I would use a sheet of plain plastic (saw a 8'x4' in among panels in Home Depot), or aluminum sheet. Nothing fancy, just a moisture barrier.
Firearms Forum: Training & Safety 11-12-2014, 04:17 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,514
Posted By byxlaw
free course, perhaps?.. would work for me... ...

free course, perhaps?.. would work for me...

There probably is not [just one] best way, but many good ones. I remember a local co (they are pretty big now) offering very reasonably-priced courses;...
Firearms Forum: General Handgun Discussion 11-05-2014, 05:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,029
Posted By byxlaw
Also, technically, you do not own a firearm since...

Also, technically, you do not own a firearm since sale. You can make a bill of sale backdating to when you made transfer. But, in any case, see my previous post.
Firearms Forum: General Handgun Discussion 11-05-2014, 05:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,029
Posted By byxlaw
Sometimes, not all questions from opposing...

Sometimes, not all questions from opposing councel need to be answered. A lot of times, such questions are plain bullying. Rule of thumb: seek an advice from a competent attorney.
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