Last Activity:10-22-2016 12:54 PM
Likes Given: 23
288 Likes on 176 Posts
Posted in thread: gun lube on 10-17-2016 at 08:10 PM
One complaint I have heard is that it traps water under it, not sure if thats true or not. Also
silicone could be differentOn the contrary. In fact the term "WD" stands for "Water
Posted in thread: A Problem With My Ruger Super Blackhawk on 10-02-2016 at 12:42 AM
The process is called forging. It is not sintered steel. Ruger and many other firearms use the
powdered metal castings. It seems some people do not understand basic metallurgy. If you are
Posted in thread: A Problem With My Ruger Super Blackhawk on 10-01-2016 at 07:42 PM
Cap. To a point, all steel is cast, as that's where the milled steel starts off from. Bar,
rail, or block, it was all cast at one time or another in a foundry somewhere.True enough.
However, after the...
Posted in thread: Hy Hunter on 08-29-2016 at 07:55 PM
I believe in the early 50s, they were imported by Great Western in CA.On the contrary, Great
Western manufactured their own guns in California. Hy Hunter was associated with the
distribution of Great ...
Posted in thread: Straw Law-Bass Pro Shop on 08-17-2016 at 01:21 AM
Let me add this in all fairness to "Big Box Stores":I frequently browse, and make purchases
from, Sportsman's Supermarket in Southaven, Mississippi. I don't buy guns there (yet, anyway)
but do buy rel...
Posted in thread: Although I appreciate Ruger's autoloaders... on 07-04-2016 at 02:18 AM
I don't like the way the action works in their single action revolvers. Having said that I
wouldn't mind having another single six but I wont have another Ruger SA
Posted in thread: Although I appreciate Ruger's autoloaders... on 06-30-2016 at 01:07 AM
I reckon you'd say I was a Ruger enthusiast. Bought this .357 Magnum Three Screw Flat Top back
in 1958: my Super Blackhawks I've garnered over the years: Three Screw models: .44 Special
goes where ...
Posted in thread: Geezer Test on 06-01-2016 at 10:46 PM
Actually yes. There were sub-compact sized ones (like 4" long) and others ranging up towards
the 10" one C3 mentioned. I'm sure there were longer than 10" slide rules, but I have no pics
to prove it, ...
Posted in thread: Geezer Test on 06-01-2016 at 10:45 PM
I remember Civil War era cannon, those shaped like an emphoria, in a park in Memphis. We went
there one day and they were gone. My Dad said they "went to the War effort."I had visions of
those old gun...
Posted in thread: Geezer Test on 06-01-2016 at 06:52 PM
If you never played with a vac-u-form, you're not old enough.I never played with a Vac-U-From.
Didn't have them in my day. Did have a Daisy Red Ryder, though. And yeah, my Mother said,
"You'll put you...