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Posted in thread: Terminology question: Are Handgun and Pistol synonymous? on 01-30-2013 at 11:17 PM
Just checked four dictionaries. They seem to be in agreement on one thing. A pistol is defined
as a handgun with a single chamber "integeral" with the barrel. Their words, not mine. It has
Posted in thread: Terminology question: Are Handgun and Pistol synonymous? on 01-30-2013 at 10:53 PM
I read the definition of a pistol as a single chambered handgun such as a self loading handgun
as well as a single shot. A revolver has multiple chambers. I read this description in a
Posted in thread: CAR (Cowboy Assault Rifle) on 01-22-2013 at 02:47 AM
Calling this an assult rifle might just get these great hunting rifles banned as well. Just
thinking out load.
Posted in thread: Knockdown Power on 11-23-2012 at 04:44 PM
The above replies are the very reason I seldom post on forums. Many believe if it didnt happen
to them then it didnt happen. I thought the room would like some actual experences rather than
Posted in thread: Knockdown Power on 11-23-2012 at 12:04 AM
I read this and the first thought I had was "Man. You gotta get some smarter friends!";) I know
a few people who have been shot, outside of the veterans I know who were shot in combat (that
to me is a...
Posted in thread: Knockdown Power on 11-22-2012 at 03:16 PM
And we're supposed to just take it on faith that all thats 1st hand fact :confused:What a
elegent way of MAYBE calling a guy a blowhard. The problem with many experences is poor
observations or lack o...
Posted in thread: Knockdown Power on 11-22-2012 at 02:42 PM
One of the things I notice so often about these type threads, is the lack of actual first hand
experence of the most vocal responders. Theories are fine, but often not backed up by no more
than one or...
Posted in thread: Colt Woodsman Match Target on 11-20-2012 at 01:55 AM
When you "restore" a classic firearm what you are actually doing ir reducing its collectors
valve by at least 50% and reducing the number of interested buyers in the future. Also you are
forever and e...
Posted in thread: Who knows what grease I have? on 11-20-2012 at 01:46 AM
Just because this was sent with the rifle doesnt mean its the best or recommended. These little
bottles of grease came with every Garand. There are still cases of the little bottles that show
up at gu...
Posted in thread: .338 for deer hunting on 11-15-2012 at 11:13 PM
I shot quite a few deer, antelope, elk and coyotes with a 338 win mag mainly using 250 grain
Nosler Partions. Aim true and they fall dead. Nothing magic about it. Great elk cartridge.