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Posted in thread: A survival story ..! Part 1 on 02-26-2015 at 09:36 PM
I knew a monk who used to hike the Appalachian Trial - in winter. He said he lost his footing
and fell/slide off the trail about 20 ft. He twisted his ankle pretty good. He made camp for a
few days an...
Posted in thread: Remington 1187 vs 870 Wingmaster on 02-24-2015 at 06:46 PM
Wish you lived close, would love to loan it to you for awhile. The guru's at my club also
believe it's a lack of quality control in forming the shell. I have had my gunsmith look over
the trigger asse...
Posted in thread: Best low maintenance semi-auto? on 02-23-2015 at 11:06 PM
SPR's XDM is even easier than Glock. You don't have to pull trigger like glock, just rack
slide, then move lever and slide will come right off frame. I love my 1911's but I need a
barrel wrench to get...
Posted in thread: Remington 1187 vs 870 Wingmaster on 02-23-2015 at 10:25 PM
I have an extra "o" ring from Rem - should I put that in ? When you say oversized, do you mean
thicker or larger in diameter ? I suppose I may have to come to the conclusion that my gun just
Posted in thread: .22 magnum first gun on 02-23-2015 at 03:48 AM
Have you sent it back yet ? Creat wish list like - lighter DA, cleane SA - fiber optic front.
Hell, you are going to be w/o the pistol. They should do something "extra" to compensate you
for the lost ...
Posted in thread: Remington 1187 vs 870 Wingmaster on 02-22-2015 at 10:53 PM
I have never seen an 1100 or 11-87 that needed or benefited from any break in in 52 years. I
dare say I have seen more than whoever is answering the phone at Remington. The preservative
they use on ne...
Posted in thread: Remington 1187 vs 870 Wingmaster on 02-22-2015 at 02:49 AM
I have a 08 Ducks Unlimited 1187 -20 ga and I have an 870 express 20 ga and I like them both.
My 1187 doesn't like Estate's skeet loads. Called Rem CS and was told to run a box or two of 3"
Mag n othe...
Posted in thread: Almost a nightmare at the range on 02-21-2015 at 06:21 PM
I've had my share of being muzzle swept. The two worst offenders are new shooters and RSO's.
(They've think they KNOW better.) In the Army, I had to teach a lot of green troops to shoot.
Like many her...
Posted in thread: Remington 1187 vs 870 Wingmaster on 02-17-2015 at 09:50 PM
Ruger red label is a field gun. Guy I shoot w bought one for wee bit over $1K. Gun kicked like
a mule. He put a Graco recoil reducer n adj butt plate on it but the gun still was still just a
Posted in thread: Frozen pipes.....! on 02-17-2015 at 08:41 PM
Family house for 30 years. All pipes have been wrapped for years now. Occasionally, we have to
run the oven to unfreeze the water pipes closest to the outdoors. (Usually just for 10-30 min
in the morn...