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Firearms Forum: General Handgun Discussion 11-23-2011, 01:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 800
Posted By tookalisten
There is really no danger in reloading - there is...

There is really no danger in reloading - there is more danger in driving your car to work.

Pay attention to what you are doing - (I do not have a TV, radio, or phone in my reloading room), read...
Firearms Forum: General Handgun Discussion 11-21-2011, 02:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 800
Posted By tookalisten
Reloading is about the only way to go "cheap"...

Reloading is about the only way to go "cheap" with .44 mag. I really like Alliant Red Dot at 6.5 grains with 240 gr cast LSWC - comes out around 900 fps and is very comfortable to shoot.

If...
Firearms Forum: 1911 Forum 11-13-2011, 11:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 469
Posted By tookalisten
I buy from them exclusively for both .357 and .45...

I buy from them exclusively for both .357 and .45 - great product, quick shipping, and great prices.
Firearms Forum: DIY Projects 10-05-2011, 01:25 AM
Replies: 1,120
Views: 100,008
Posted By tookalisten
I clean after each trip to the range. Bore...

I clean after each trip to the range.
Bore Snake with small amt of Hoppes, wipe down.
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 08-10-2010, 03:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,166
Posted By tookalisten
I bought the XL-7 in .270 for my daughter for...

I bought the XL-7 in .270 for my daughter for deer hunting. Put a Nikon Buckmaster series scope on it and after sighting it in, I almost didn't give it to her. It is a great rifle for the money. I...
Firearms Forum: Hunting Forum 11-27-2009, 03:11 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,941
Posted By tookalisten
My daughter shot a .243 for years and killed many...

My daughter shot a .243 for years and killed many deer with it. Last Christmas I bought her a Marlin XL-7 .270. It is a great gun with a great trigger for a decent price. She shoots it well and...
Firearms Forum: Concealed Carrying & Personal Protection 09-11-2009, 01:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,051
Posted By tookalisten
4 weeks wait for me in NC.

4 weeks wait for me in NC.
Firearms Forum: Survival & Sustenance Living Forum 09-02-2009, 02:17 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,426
Posted By tookalisten
When I was about 17, several friends and I were...

When I was about 17, several friends and I were out late one night 4 wheeling on farm paths and sure enough both trucks got stuck. We walked up to the closest house (way out in the country) and...
Firearms Forum: Revolver Handguns 08-27-2009, 02:23 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,480
Posted By tookalisten
Yes, you can order Hogue grips for the SP101...

Yes, you can order Hogue grips for the SP101 straight from the Ruger website with the Ruger emblem on the side. I put these on my SP101 and definitely like the feel better when shooting .357's. ...
Firearms Forum: Hunting Forum 08-03-2009, 02:22 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,540
Posted By tookalisten
Interesting question and responses. For me, it...

Interesting question and responses. For me, it truly depends on my "mood" and where I am hunting. The 30-06 is my first choice for large bean fields, a .243 when I hunt small fields/edge of woods,...
Firearms Forum: The Club House 08-02-2009, 05:34 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,252
Posted By tookalisten
Purina One. I remember my Dad used to mix...

Purina One.

I remember my Dad used to mix a little lard or old "fish grease" in the feed for his bird dogs, said it kept their coat slick.
Firearms Forum: Training & Safety 08-02-2009, 05:28 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 13,289
Posted By tookalisten
I appreciate this post as it is a good reminder...

I appreciate this post as it is a good reminder of what can happen. At the Concealed Carry class yesterday, I was happy when our instructor said that even though it would take longer, he would only...
Firearms Forum: General Handgun Discussion 08-02-2009, 02:21 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 977
Posted By tookalisten
My local gun store has a good selection and I...

My local gun store has a good selection and I like to purchase and get solid advice from the local guy; I also buy from Cabelas and Natchez for bulk buys - when available.
Firearms Forum: The Club House 07-25-2009, 01:44 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 6,032
Posted By tookalisten
Closing in on 45 in a few months.

Closing in on 45 in a few months.
Firearms Forum: Semi-Auto Handguns 07-24-2009, 10:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 8,374
Posted By tookalisten
I recently got a SR9 and have less than 500...

I recently got a SR9 and have less than 500 rounds in it. I have had none of the issues you describe; but have only shot PMC and Remington rounds.
I have read mixed reviews on the SR9; but I have...
Firearms Forum: The Club House 07-17-2009, 02:12 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,132
Posted By tookalisten
... if you have a "privy" as an avatar.

... if you have a "privy" as an avatar.
Firearms Forum: Hunting Forum 07-13-2009, 10:18 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 6,751
Posted By tookalisten
I enjoy shooting my .30-30, .270, and .30-06 for...

I enjoy shooting my .30-30, .270, and .30-06 for different reasons; but since you are making me pick one - the .30-06 is my "go to" deer rifle of choice.

However, with all that being said, my...
Firearms Forum: The Club House 07-10-2009, 12:49 AM
Replies: 38,065
Views: 1,070,156
Posted By tookalisten
I belong to a few other forums and lurk in a few...

I belong to a few other forums and lurk in a few as well while I decide if I would like to join; but I am always amazed at the number of "visitors" that are always logged into this site. It seems...
Firearms Forum: The Club House 07-09-2009, 11:14 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,019
Posted By tookalisten
I hoped you would get a kick out of that. I...

I hoped you would get a kick out of that.

I grew up priming tobacco in NC. From the time I was old enough to drive a tractor until I left for college. It was hard work; but a good way to grow...
Firearms Forum: The Club House 07-09-2009, 10:56 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,019
Posted By tookalisten
The worst job I ever had was as a manager of a...

The worst job I ever had was as a manager of a Kirby vacuum cleaner sales team. I once had some crazy bastid call and claim we had stole his Hoover; I quit the next day.
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 07-05-2009, 01:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 686
Posted By tookalisten
notwhywhynot - I see you are in Raleigh; take a...

notwhywhynot - I see you are in Raleigh; take a trip to Perry's Guns in Wendell - it is only about 15-20 mins from you. They are good folks and have plenty of helpful staff who can walk you through...
Firearms Forum: Hunting Forum 07-04-2009, 04:24 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,609
Posted By tookalisten
I process my own; probably because that is how my...

I process my own; probably because that is how my Dad raised me to do it. My daughter is an avid deer hunter and I have always been proud of the way she does not mind "getting her hands dirty" in...
Firearms Forum: Semi-Auto Handguns 07-04-2009, 04:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 757
Posted By tookalisten
I agree with hillbilly; I think each time you...

I agree with hillbilly; I think each time you pull the trigger on the range, it should be with the specific purpose of practicing a specific technique with a specific outcome in mind. I do not think...
Firearms Forum: General Shotgun Discussion 07-03-2009, 03:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,281
Posted By tookalisten
My neighbor just bought his son a 20 gauge...

My neighbor just bought his son a 20 gauge Remington 870. I think he and I got a lot more enjoyment shooting skeet with it than his son did; I have always shot 12 gauges; but am now looking for a 20...
Firearms Forum: Revolver Handguns 07-01-2009, 02:30 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 30,501
Posted By tookalisten
Yes, each handgun requires a permit in NC. When...

Yes, each handgun requires a permit in NC. When you apply, upon approval, you can buy several permits (not sure if there is a limit), and each permit costs $5. So, if you are going to the trouble...
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