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Posted in thread: cock SKS silently? on 09-23-2015 at 03:40 AM
I leave my SKS with a full magazine, but no round in the chamber.When moving to 'ready to fire
', I pull back the cocking lever and "Let_it_go" As it rushes forward, it picks up the top
round from the...
Posted in thread: how to store a rifle long time - dry on 02-23-2014 at 08:07 AM
Have a need to keep a rifle in/near my backwoods-type cabin.Don't go there often.I'd rather not
keep it "locked in an obvious place" - waiting for someone to help their selves.Prefer to keep
Posted in thread: SKS - Take apart OK_ yet not easy to put together on 07-02-2013 at 09:21 AM
Thanks to these InterWebs - I've learnt to take apart & put together again my SKS.Question?How
come it be so Hard to get the trigger group to 'click' back into place?I must place the rifle
Posted in thread: flash supressor? ... (blanket : rolled up & taped around the barell?) on 01-13-2013 at 05:20 AM
I saw the movie "jack Reacher"the Sniper in that movie taped a piece of blanket around the end
of his barrel.Then he went Sniping. Never explained the 'why'.Hmmmmm.In my location, flash
Posted in thread: Police trouble carrying a knife? on 10-12-2012 at 12:03 PM
My wife and are looking forward to the joy of coming to the United States ...Hiring a car and
driving around California, Oregon and Washington for the month of November.I grew up on a farm,
Posted in thread: Which sks can accept ak47 magazines? on 09-09-2012 at 06:09 AM
Just for a "dumb question"...How do I tell if'n I got a "M" or "D" model?(I got a Chinese SKS
of some sort...)And...?what gets screwed onto the "thread" ed bit on the end of the barrel ?.
Posted in thread: A defensive weopon for Non_US citizen travelling thru? on 07-25-2012 at 10:38 AM
If the buyer is not a U.S. Citizen, then he or she is required to demonstrate that he or she is
legally within the United States by providing to the firearms dealer with documentation that
Posted in thread: A defensive weopon for Non_US citizen travelling thru? on 07-25-2012 at 09:43 AM
I am lucky enough to be visiting the (Western) United States this coming November; 4 great
weeks ahead.The Mrs. & I will hire a vehicle and drive around - Los Angeles ; Death Valley,
Reno - Grand Cany...
Posted in thread: How to wear / carry "Stripper clips" ? on 05-28-2012 at 10:56 AM
My thinking is "the only good Ammo is that Ammo I HAVE *WITH* me!When circumstances insist , my
plan is "Grab the SKS.... and get going".On this part of the Blue Planet, we our legally
allowed only 5 ...
Posted in thread: can the SKS stay loaded? = or bad for spring? on 02-12-2012 at 02:16 AM
On this part of the planet, we can only legally own an SKS with a 5 shot magazine. Is it
possible to store this weopon with the five round mag full, bolt open?Then, to fire: all that'd
be needed is to...