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Firearms Forum: AR-15 Discussion 08-27-2015, 02:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 499
Posted By Ibmikey
Alppha, Ok ya got me...you are correct that...

Alppha, Ok ya got me...you are correct that light weight barrels have specific limitations, i tend to use my AR's for pleasure shooting and if one should get too hot it is easily replaced with one...
Firearms Forum: AR-15 Discussion 08-25-2015, 02:23 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 578
Posted By Ibmikey
By reloading 300 Blackout the only expense...

By reloading 300 Blackout the only expense greater than 5.56 is the bullet, since you use considerably less powder that is a savings over 5.56. If you can find bulk pulled 147 gr GI bullets there...
Firearms Forum: AR-15 Discussion 08-18-2015, 02:49 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 578
Posted By Ibmikey
Check Faxon Firearms for a primo barrel in 300...

Check Faxon Firearms for a primo barrel in 300 Blackout (or 5.56) i have several and the quality and accuracy are great. Barrels run about $175 with gas block pinned, nitride treated and usually 1/8...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 08-18-2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 337
Views: 14,858
Posted By Ibmikey
Tinbucket, Obviously reality and your opinion...

Tinbucket, Obviously reality and your opinion differ, hope you have a nice life but watch out for high blood pressure:)
Firearms Forum: AR-15 Discussion 08-16-2015, 03:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 178
Posted By Ibmikey
Many of my AR's are 14.75" barrels with midlength...

Many of my AR's are 14.75" barrels with midlength gas and just as with my 16" midlength and carbine gas rifles i have flawless running with M16 carrier and H2 buffer.
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 08-16-2015, 03:03 AM
Replies: 337
Views: 14,858
Posted By Ibmikey
My local Walmart yo yo begins a rant on LE and...

My local Walmart yo yo begins a rant on LE and the Gov. Buying all the .22 to keep it from us. I can buy rimfire ammo all day if i want to pay obscene prices, imported rimfire is at an all time...
Firearms Forum: AR-15 Discussion 08-14-2015, 03:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 499
Posted By Ibmikey
Agree with Jon, my recent lightweight build is...

Agree with Jon, my recent lightweight build is the neatest thing in the rack, easy to carry, manuver and put into action as well as being accurate. I do not intend to fight the next war with it just...
Firearms Forum: AR-15 Discussion 08-14-2015, 03:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 274
Posted By Ibmikey
ARF.com has a new light weight melonite 1/7...

ARF.com has a new light weight melonite 1/7 14.75" barrel and matching .625 gas block that is a real keeper. I built two rifles with them and both exhibit good accuracy even when they are hot. ...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 08-10-2015, 05:17 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 559
Posted By Ibmikey
I have had a personal rule to keep ammunition for...

I have had a personal rule to keep ammunition for each caliber i own on the shelf. For the past forty years i have purchased more than i shot (which is quite a pile) and consequently when the...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 08-07-2015, 03:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 353
Posted By Ibmikey
I have two, a black and a FDE 15-22, added a red...

I have two, a black and a FDE 15-22, added a red dot and kept the Magpul backup sights. I have a few AR's and just do not hang a bunch of junk on them, keeping the rifle light and fast is far more...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 07-13-2015, 09:04 PM
Replies: 337
Views: 14,858
Posted By Ibmikey
I cannot say what distributors or wholesalers pay...

I cannot say what distributors or wholesalers pay and sell .22 ammo for, but many retailers use the suggested retail price and many inflate theirs far beyond the normal profit margin. Perhaps one...
Firearms Forum: AR-15 Discussion 07-12-2015, 10:26 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 897
Posted By Ibmikey
Seems like all of these threads digress from the...

Seems like all of these threads digress from the main topic and end up an arguement between two likes or dislikes. My experience with the two rifles is:
The Core 15 i shot did an ok job for the...
Firearms Forum: AR-15 Discussion 07-07-2015, 10:32 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 814
Posted By Ibmikey
I bought one of their inwxpensive DC Machine...

I bought one of their inwxpensive DC Machine barrels a couple of months ago, installed it on an upper that i gave my buddy, would not group with a flyer about every fourth round. I pulled the barrel...
Firearms Forum: AR-15 Discussion 07-06-2015, 02:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 698
Posted By Ibmikey
Normally a flash hider or compensator are drilled...

Normally a flash hider or compensator are drilled vertically rather than horizontally as your barrel indicates. The pin is then welded so lit is not easily removed. I would have a smith rethread...
Firearms Forum: Concealed Carrying & Personal Protection 07-05-2015, 08:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 927
Posted By Ibmikey
My brother has lived his whole life on the edge,...

My brother has lived his whole life on the edge, in the service he knew he could run things better than his superiors. He received a BCD before completing basic training. My mom spent an entire ...
Firearms Forum: Concealed Carrying & Personal Protection 07-05-2015, 08:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 600
Posted By Ibmikey
I have both the Sig P238 and Kimber Micro and...

I have both the Sig P238 and Kimber Micro and carry them in the same IWB Kydex holster. I bought the holster off ebay for $29. and they are nicely done and hold the weapon securely.
Firearms Forum: Concealed Carrying & Personal Protection 07-05-2015, 08:07 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,292
Posted By Ibmikey
I think we are getting a bit sidetracked, the...

I think we are getting a bit sidetracked, the issue is related to the method of carry with a 1911.....i carried one while with Uncle Sam many years ago who insisted the weapon be carried chamber...
Firearms Forum: AR-15 Discussion 07-05-2015, 07:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 814
Posted By Ibmikey
I will echo the others in my praise for PSA and...

I will echo the others in my praise for PSA and their products, having spent many a buck with them i feel qualified to make such a statement. I will reserve judgement on Ptac and their related...
Firearms Forum: AR-15 Discussion 06-29-2015, 04:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 406
Posted By Ibmikey
If youvare building a rifle for the wife take a...

If youvare building a rifle for the wife take a look at the new super light weight 14.75" barrel and gas block at the ARFCOM online store. Requires pinning the hider but i made a neat little light...
Firearms Forum: AR-15 Discussion 06-29-2015, 03:55 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,625
Posted By Ibmikey
Thanks for the photo, you used some fine parts so...

Thanks for the photo, you used some fine parts so there is no reason why it would not function 100%. Take it out and see if it can kill a few soda cans, i usually run a few hundred rounds through a...
Firearms Forum: Curio & Relic Discussion 06-28-2015, 08:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,535
Posted By Ibmikey
Mauser, Measure the diameter of your recoil...

Mauser, Measure the diameter of your recoil spring and check with Wolf springs, seems to me i bought some for both Supers and B's three or four years ago (different diameters).
Firearms Forum: AR-15 Discussion 06-23-2015, 10:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 373
Posted By Ibmikey
The chart provided is a good reference but...

The chart provided is a good reference but individual rifles will tell you what they like best. My Ruger Scout rifle has a 1/8 twist but much prefers 52 and 55 gr bullets to 62 gr. My suggestion is...
Firearms Forum: AR-15 Discussion 06-21-2015, 02:32 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,625
Posted By Ibmikey
So did i miss something on the continued build...

So did i miss something on the continued build saga? What upper did you decide on? Looks to me like a MI rail but hard to tell anything in the dark photos, what barrel did you use? Contour? Did...
Firearms Forum: AR-15 Discussion 06-09-2015, 01:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 591
Posted By Ibmikey
Brownells has CMMG kits, about the best available...

Brownells has CMMG kits, about the best available for the money. The FCG actually is not too bad, smooth with a little creep but better than most. You can also add the ALG ACT FCG for $64. Or the...
Firearms Forum: AR-15 Discussion 06-06-2015, 12:30 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,450
Posted By Ibmikey
I have two receivers on the shelf however with...

I have two receivers on the shelf however with over twenty AR's in the rack i really do not need to build another. I recently acquired a barrel from the AR-15.com store, a 14.75" super lightweight, ...
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