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Posted in thread: Do you keep a round chambered? on 08-15-2016 at 12:41 AM
On my hip, has a round chambered.I run a 1911.But even when shooting the new style stuff I
sweep for a thumb safety as the gun comes up. No probs.Oddly, Sigs I do OK with, nothing
Posted in thread: Top notch gun shop on 08-15-2016 at 12:24 AM
Never made it to Ludco, heard stuff was piled high LOL.Stupid got him shut down.Shame, there
might have been a Special Field 870 20ga stashed in there someplace. The old cool shops are a
thing of the ...
Posted in thread: Top notch gun shop on 08-15-2016 at 12:20 AM
I did swing by a shop on the main drag in Muncie. Staff seemed decent, not pushy or over the
top. Lots of stuff, but most of it not of my flavor.They know their market, so no complaints.
Just gotta hi...
Posted in thread: Top notch gun shop on 08-15-2016 at 12:18 AM
I went to Norms (off US 30 west of Ft Wayne) and Schutz Bros (North Manchester) as a kid. As an
adult, Lengel's in Wabash was awesome.Don't make the rounds like I used to, most of the old
places are n...
Posted in thread: 9mm for bear on 08-14-2016 at 01:23 AM
Pfffft, now the wonderkids will be saying "I told ya so".Ed Wiseman hand stuck and arrow in a
grizz. Just because it worked doesn't mean it's the best choice.If one wants to engage a bear
at spitting ...
Posted in thread: 150 yard deer hunt: Which rifle would you grab? on 08-14-2016 at 01:19 AM
My dad is restoring a T mag for me as I type. He has over 60 reloading presses (thinks he's
gonna start a museum or something). The old RCBS A2 is still on a stand in the kitchen, where
it's been sinc...
Posted in thread: 150 yard deer hunt: Which rifle would you grab? on 08-14-2016 at 01:14 AM
100yds and in .44 mag. Keep scope at lowest setting. It'll "brighten up".There's no reason why
you can't put it on the money to 150 or farther with a simple 4X.Use 240's and bust a shoulder,
good to 1...
Posted in thread: The customer is not always right. on 08-01-2016 at 03:42 AM
Does burn my arse when folks claim that junk works as good or better than decent stuff. I don't
tolerate BS.Funny the guys with crap are never at the clubs/ranges or at the local competitive
Posted in thread: The customer is not always right. on 08-01-2016 at 03:33 AM
I sold guns (worked in a shop) for a few yrs, and my dad was a dealer. Lots of people asked
(and still ask) me for input at my real place of employment (and did in the shop).If they ask
me what i'd bu...
Posted in thread: The customer is not always right. on 08-01-2016 at 03:25 AM
Cool factor is VERY important to me in choosing a firearm.Prefer decent quality stuff that's
slightly out of the norm.Think my Ruger #1 laying on a decent buck will make for a pretty