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Posted in thread: Adding dust cover to an AR on 09-13-2014 at 03:15 PM
In the early days (circa Vietnam War), when the AR was still wet behind the ears, it had a
bright, industrial chrome covering on the bolt carrier. The designer, being no fool, knew that
such things at...
Posted in thread: .22 LR for Self-Defense? on 09-11-2014 at 03:19 PM
I had an ER nurse come into work one day. He was talking about his carry weapon I think it was
an XDS. He said that he actually had more .22 cases in the ER than any other caliber.Well, of
course he s...
Posted in thread: Offset sights or traditional BUIS? on 09-11-2014 at 01:33 AM
I have troy metal flip ups (front site mounts to gas block), 1/3 lower cowitness. Very
accurateRunning a TRS-25, a Burris MTAC 1-4x, and an Eotech on various uppers. Anything with
flip-up sights gets ...
Posted in thread: Yards or meters? on 07-22-2014 at 01:50 PM
If one were to attempt an overnight changeover, you would be correct. But a phasing in of
metric from Imperial would be negligible.People are already purchasing metric sized tiresPeople
are already sh...
Posted in thread: Yards or meters? on 07-22-2014 at 03:48 AM
Also 193 of 196 countries don't have a major football league. They are all mad about soccer.
Shall we blush and hide our faces?No big deal. Nothing to be proud or be ashamed of. When we
start losing m...
Posted in thread: Yards or meters? on 07-21-2014 at 10:34 PM
Considering that about 193 out of 196 countries in the world use the Metric system, it's
doubtful that it could be anything else. rank right up there with Liberia and Myanmar (a.k.a.
Posted in thread: Troy PAR "Pump Action" on 07-21-2014 at 10:28 PM
Courtesy of TheFirearmsBlong.com can't see anything not to like. A seasoned rifleman taking
time to aim and naturally conservant of ammunition would have no problem keeping up a
reasonable amount of ...
Posted in thread: Pet peeves...we all got'em on 07-11-2014 at 01:32 AM
phone rings. i answer it. there is a machine voice that comes on."Please wait for the next
available operator, as we have a wonderful offer for you. Please continue to hold as we will be
with you shor...
Posted in thread: Mako polymer mag pouch on 07-04-2014 at 03:32 AM
I understand; with no spec's it's hard to tell just how deep it is.10-rd magazine would have to
be a minimum of 3 inches deep to extend from an AR's magazine well. Add another 3/8 or so from
Posted in thread: Mako polymer mag pouch on 07-03-2014 at 08:02 PM
Can't see why not as it appears that magazines are carried with the lips downward. (edit: or
upwards, or towards the front or back)