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  • Posted in thread: Weapons Trivia on 05-26-2015 at 06:47 PM
    British proofed. Lend Lease gun. Does bring a bit of a premium.

  • Posted in thread: Weapons Trivia on 05-25-2015 at 11:55 PM
    Wasn't aware that any branch issued left handed shotguns.

  • Posted in thread: This Made Me LOL on 05-23-2015 at 01:35 PM
    After the camera turned off----------"Here Bubba---hold my beer"(sound of door opening)"GIMME
    BACK MY BUMPER YOU %$#&*^ LIZARD!!!"BLAM! BLAM! BLAM! BLAM!Heck--it's a firearms forum. Gotta
    stay on topi...

  • Posted in thread: Can someone tell me about this gun? on 05-14-2015 at 04:48 AM
    NOT a Colt. Make is on the barrel. Garate, Anitua y Compañía They were one of a zillion gun
    makers in Eibar Spain. Your revolver is a copy of the Smith & Wesson (there were so many copies
    that S&W sta...

  • Posted in thread: Is common sense dead? on 05-10-2015 at 11:37 PM
    Well---to answer the question posed by the OP in the thread title: Yes, it's dead. Here's the
    obit.OBITUARY: THE SAD PASSING OF COMMON SENSEToday we mourn the passing of a beloved old
    friend, Common S...

  • Posted in thread: Weapons Trivia on 05-05-2015 at 10:44 PM
    It's a belt buckle made from a gun part. I do not recognize the part. Guessing it's roughly 4"
    long and 2.5"or so tall? Sideplate off of a rifle of some sort?

  • Posted in thread: anyone know what this is? on 05-03-2015 at 03:58 PM
    Similar theory to the current Levang Linear Compensator. I put a Levang on a varmint AR. Didn't
    reallysee any reduction in recoil or muzzle rise (it's a heavy gun) but it does send the sound
    forward, ...

  • Posted in thread: need help identifiying a rifle on 05-02-2015 at 07:42 PM
    Inherited from a recently deceased relative. Not going to be a shooter, but I would like to get
    it in a shootable condition. It's got a fairly nice barrel compared to other carcano's I've
    seen. The st...

  • Posted in thread: Weapons Trivia on 05-02-2015 at 06:37 PM
    With out looking it up, what does the 6-71 in the Detroit engine mean ?.............6
    cylinders, 71 cu. inch per. There were also 1, 2, 3, 4 but no 5 cylinder versions. 2
    stroke---they fired once per ...

  • Posted in thread: need help identifiying a rifle on 05-02-2015 at 06:23 PM
    Your best bet may be to buy another Carcano for parts. Here's one for $40---and it's pretty
    much complete. the gun has some serious sentimental value (your favorite uncle brought it home
    from WWII??)...