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Posted in thread: New member from Tennessee on 03-12-2014 at 01:12 AM
Well, fellow Memphian, WELCOME!Drop in on me at Range USA some Saturday morning, or Three
Little Pigs some Wednesday afternoon! Or Poplar-Perk'n Friday mornings.Bob Wright
Posted in thread: New Holster for everyday....... on 03-11-2014 at 12:11 AM
I ordered a modified Tom Threepsersons holster from Graveyard Jack Gunleather ( and it arrived
about a month ago. Been carrying every day since then. specified open toe with a radiused
Posted in thread: mossberg's ?? on 03-04-2014 at 02:37 AM
Sorry- I thought you knew that Mossberg made pistols.A LONG time ago.137229:DNot exactly a M911
knock-off ~ a four shot, four barreled pistol.And, more recently, Mossberg had a Single Action
Posted in thread: Cleaned up my Highway Patrolman on 02-26-2014 at 11:20 PM
Let me make one thing clear, the Model 28 was also rollmarked "Highway Patrolman." That is, the
gun didn't cease to exist as a Highway Patrolman when it was designated the Model 28. After
Posted in thread: opinion on purchasing used gun at pawn shop on 02-19-2014 at 08:36 PM
I'm pretty savvy on revolvers, so I know what to look for. And I know how to correct some
problems that others might have to take to a 'smith for repairs.For me, it the gun cycles, that
is cocks, rota...
Posted in thread: An observation on knockdown........ on 02-13-2014 at 05:49 PM
The 45 long colt was around in 1911. A hot loaded 45 long colt fired from a ruger pistol can
rival a 44 mag. John Browning couldn't make a semi auto function with the long colt cartridge.
It took the ...
Posted in thread: 30 M1 Carbine - Why? on 02-02-2014 at 11:33 PM
You guys do know that the 1928 Thompson was also trialled in .30 carbine...............Was it
an M1928, or the M1?I do remember advertising of the day saying Thompsons could be had in .38
Super, but n...
Posted in thread: 30 M1 Carbine - Why? on 02-01-2014 at 12:28 AM
Bear in mind that in 1939-1940, the only .357 Magnum ammunition was the 150 gr. MP and 158 gr.
SWC lead bullets.Bob Wright
Posted in thread: 30 M1 Carbine - Why? on 01-31-2014 at 08:35 PM
The .357 Magnum was never even considered. Contenders were the 351 Win. Self Loading and .35
WSL, among a few others. Smith & Wesson had made the 9mm Light Rifle for the British, but that
was doomed f...
Posted in thread: Below zero on 01-30-2014 at 09:22 PM
For the last thirty or forty years or so I have used a 50/50 mix of automotive motor oil and
Three-In-One machine oil on all of my guns. After oiling fairly liberally, I wipe them down
with one of tho...