Balota

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    ABOUT ME

  • REMARRIED to Winds!!! Grandpa (x4). Scouter (son made Eagle, starting to work with grandson). Engineer 35 years w/ same company since college (i.e. endangered species!)
  • Glenpool, Oklahoma
  • IDPA, semi-annual FTF S&Hs, hatred of lawn...
  • Engineer

LATEST ACTIVITY

  • Posted in thread: Short range day on 09-19-2017 at 03:13 PM
    Yeah I forgot about my operator errors. Oops!

  • Posted in thread: Short range day on 09-19-2017 at 11:16 AM
    I'm no gunsmith, but any time I have a failure to lock back it comes down to two things. First,
    weak magazine spring / dirty magazine doesn't push up well enough. Second, insufficient lube on
    slide lo...

  • Posted in thread: Sporting Clays Shoot on 09-19-2017 at 01:01 AM
    Hammer and sear is the cause of my doubles and probably the cause of Winds. When I measured the
    gap per the Model 50 manual, I got 0.015" and the reference says max 0.003". To make sure, I
    checked Win...

  • Posted in thread: Joke Forum? on 09-18-2017 at 12:22 PM
    Where do you find this stuff, McCool??? Loved it!

  • Posted in thread: A sad choice for me to make. on 09-18-2017 at 12:12 PM
    Dango, As you've pointed out elsewhere, you have 61000 friends here. I'm proud to be one of
    them. Let your wife help you with your decision. Once made, don't look back on it, just move
    forward. Like a...

  • Posted in thread: Word association game on 09-18-2017 at 11:03 AM
    Condition.......

  • Posted in thread: Joke Forum? on 09-18-2017 at 10:56 AM
    is that tryouts for a remake of Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In?

  • Posted in thread: Daily Devotional on 09-18-2017 at 10:54 AM
    When I started going to the church I'm at now (a few decades ago), I started helping with
    overhead projections for song lyrics and sermon notes. Later this was computerized. I still do
    this for the pa...

  • Posted in thread: Random Thoughts Thread on 09-18-2017 at 12:58 AM
    There was only ever one word I never heard my father say, starts with a C and ends with a a T.
    It gets thrown around a lot now and doesn't pack the same punch it used to.I'm with Dango on
    this one. Th...

  • Posted in thread: Word association game on 09-17-2017 at 11:06 PM
    Longhorns...........

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Balota "A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed." 2nd Amendment to the Constitution of the United States Practice does NOT make perfect. Practice makes permanent. Only perfect practice makes perfect. Generalizations are (almost) always bad. http://www.firearmstalk.com/forums/f138/10th-ftf-shotgun-shoot-hoot-vanzant-mo-oct-13-14-15-2017-a-123120/#post1850960
2 COMMENTS
Posted: 
March 10, 2015  •  12:23 PM
Welcome, Balota, as the newest Mod !!!

Hopefully you will be better (logical, fair, honest) than the old mod's are.
 
Posted: 
March 11, 2015  •  07:47 AM
@Shoobee I do try to be logical, fair and honest. In my experience, the other mods do too. Sometimes actions that do not seem logical or fair from one point of view can seem more so from another.
 
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