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Firearms Forum: Training & Safety 07-09-2014, 04:48 PM
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Posted By Big Gay Al
I'd make that call if the perp was still alive,...

I'd make that call if the perp was still alive, and conscious. :)
Firearms Forum: Taurus Forum 07-09-2014, 04:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 463
Posted By Big Gay Al
I need to find one with at least level II...

I need to find one with at least level II retention. And preferably, something that will fit on a 2 inch wide belt.
Firearms Forum: Taurus Forum 06-30-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 463
Posted By Big Gay Al
Mine doesn't have a rail. :) Out of curiosity,...

Mine doesn't have a rail. :) Out of curiosity, how much?
Firearms Forum: Taurus Forum 05-09-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 463
Posted By Big Gay Al
Frankly, I don't see the point in trading "down"...

Frankly, I don't see the point in trading "down" from the Taurus to the Beretta. :D
Firearms Forum: Taurus Forum 05-09-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 463
Posted By Big Gay Al
Blackhawk SERPA holsters are nice but, they don't...

Blackhawk SERPA holsters are nice but, they don't make one that fits the Taurus PT92. The one for the Beretta, does not work with the Taurus. Something different about the trigger guard.

While...
Firearms Forum: Training & Safety 05-09-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 3,554
Posted By Big Gay Al
Well, I'm not an EMT, nor am I a doctor. In...

Well, I'm not an EMT, nor am I a doctor. In today's litigious world, if I don't get sued for shooting someone in self defense, I'm just as likely to get sued for practicing medicine without a...
Firearms Forum: Training & Safety 05-09-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 3,554
Posted By Big Gay Al
If I have to shoot someone, and they're still...

If I have to shoot someone, and they're still alive but, no longer a threat. I'm not lifting a finger to help them. Beyond dialing 911.
Firearms Forum: Semi-Auto Handguns 05-14-2013, 11:43 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 69,836
Posted By Big Gay Al
I agree, that's a stupid rule. But, I never tell...

I agree, that's a stupid rule. But, I never tell anyone what I'm going to shoot in any pistol I have. So that wouldn't bother me in the slightest. I would find out what ammo is recommended, and...
Firearms Forum: Semi-Auto Handguns 05-13-2013, 07:38 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 69,836
Posted By Big Gay Al
The EAA pistol slides are not made of pot metal. ...

The EAA pistol slides are not made of pot metal. As for the rumor about EAA not honoring their warranty, I suggest you contact them directly. I'd also recommend checking with other dealers about...
Firearms Forum: Concealed Carrying & Personal Protection 06-13-2012, 04:20 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,324
Posted By Big Gay Al
In the situation you described no, I would not. ...

In the situation you described no, I would not. However, if I'm approached by a LEO in an official capacity, by law I have a duty to disclose. But in a casual atmosphere, nope.
Firearms Forum: 1911 Forum 01-18-2012, 07:48 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 3,280
Posted By Big Gay Al
I've added beavertail grip safeties myself. I've...

I've added beavertail grip safeties myself. I've been told they need "special" fitting, but I've never had a problem doing it myself.
Firearms Forum: 1911 Forum 01-18-2012, 06:07 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 3,280
Posted By Big Gay Al
I've been looking real close at the Ruger 1911. ...

I've been looking real close at the Ruger 1911. They look nice, and the price isn't too bad either. I've always had good luck with Ruger firearms, although the only automatic I ever owned was a...
Firearms Forum: 1911 Forum 01-18-2012, 05:33 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 3,280
Posted By Big Gay Al
Yeah, auto correct doesn't always seem to work...

Yeah, auto correct doesn't always seem to work quite right. :)

I had an old Firestorm Gov't model, made in Spain, it was quite reliable. I believe I paid less than $300.00 for it. The finish...
Firearms Forum: 1911 Forum 01-18-2012, 02:06 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 3,280
Posted By Big Gay Al
LOL, ok. I can agree with that. :)

LOL, ok. I can agree with that. :)
Firearms Forum: 1911 Forum 01-18-2012, 09:09 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 3,280
Posted By Big Gay Al
It must be nice to be rich. :)

It must be nice to be rich. :)
Firearms Forum: 1911 Forum 01-18-2012, 09:08 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 3,280
Posted By Big Gay Al
I've heard and read of some real horror stories...

I've heard and read of some real horror stories from people trying to get their weapons back after a justifiable shooting. Not every state's laws are the same with respect for returning weapons to...
Firearms Forum: 1911 Forum 01-18-2012, 05:27 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 3,280
Posted By Big Gay Al
Here's my thought on it. If I'm getting a 1911...

Here's my thought on it. If I'm getting a 1911 for competition, I'm gonna look for the best one I can find. If I'm looking for one to use for self defense, I'll look for the best made, cheapest...
Firearms Forum: DIY Projects 11-28-2011, 03:33 PM
Replies: 1,117
Views: 92,695
Posted By Big Gay Al
Barrel schlop? Is that a technical term? ;)

Barrel schlop? Is that a technical term? ;)
Firearms Forum: DIY Projects 10-03-2011, 07:59 PM
Replies: 1,117
Views: 92,695
Posted By Big Gay Al
I clean my guns after every trip to the range,...

I clean my guns after every trip to the range, after every use. :) If I don't get to go shooting for a while, then my carry weapon gets cleaned and oiled every other month, and my other weapons get...
Firearms Forum: Revolver Handguns 09-23-2011, 01:53 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,433
Posted By Big Gay Al
I've read the specs on that. That darn thing...

I've read the specs on that. That darn thing weighs more than an M1 Garand!
Firearms Forum: Semi-Auto Handguns 05-21-2011, 07:54 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 12,029
Posted By Big Gay Al
Could be the ammo. Watch and see if it happens...

Could be the ammo. Watch and see if it happens with the same manufacturer, and the same type. Someone might be using hard primers.
Firearms Forum: Semi-Auto Handguns 05-15-2011, 02:01 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,684
Posted By Big Gay Al
Just an FYI, Stoeger doesn't "make" the Cougar. ...

Just an FYI, Stoeger doesn't "make" the Cougar. It's made by a firm in Turkey. Stoegar is the importer.
Firearms Forum: Concealed Carrying & Personal Protection 05-12-2011, 05:31 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,940
Posted By Big Gay Al
Most of the time, my nickel plated Rock Island...

Most of the time, my nickel plated Rock Island Armory 1911 .45ACP.

On mother's day, I carried my Ruger Police Service Six .357 magnum. It was the first major caliber handgun I ever owned, and my...
Firearms Forum: Concealed Carrying & Personal Protection 05-12-2011, 05:02 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,085
Posted By Big Gay Al
Well, I don't know about GA law, but usually...

Well, I don't know about GA law, but usually that's only true while actually engaged in the performance of your duties. Off duty, you're like any other citizen, and usually need a license/permit.
Firearms Forum: Semi-Auto Handguns 05-12-2011, 04:57 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 69,836
Posted By Big Gay Al
I had a Witness in .45ACP which I later converted...

I had a Witness in .45ACP which I later converted to 10mm with one of EAA's conversion kits. I loved the pistol, but needed cash so sold it. I believe part of the problem came about when Tanfoglio...
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