Balota

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    ABOUT ME

  • REMARRIED to Winds!!! Grandpa (x4). Scouter (son made Eagle, starting to work with grandson). Engineer 30 years w/ same company since college (i.e. endangered species!)
  • Glenpool, Oklahoma
  • IDPA, semi-annual FTF S&Hs, hatred of lawn...
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  • Posted in thread: National Carry Bill Proposed on 12-07-2016 at 06:40 PM
    Not thinking ahead can come back to bite you in the ***.You want to give control over this
    issue to the Federal Government. It is a short sighted win unless you think that the
    Republicans are going to...

  • Posted in thread: National Carry Bill Proposed on 12-07-2016 at 06:27 PM
    I'm with Balota on this one. I like it, but I just don't see it passing. One of the biggest
    issues with it that I see is Vermont, which does not issue a CHL of any kind, so, for this to
    apply to all 5...

  • Posted in thread: go'ing to bed on 12-07-2016 at 06:18 PM
    Tucumcari, Nm tonight. 670 miles for the day. My miles are coming back up this week and the
    runs are much better. Very little sitting time. Starting to wonder why I waited so long to get
    rid of my pro...

  • Posted in thread: National Carry Bill Proposed on 12-06-2016 at 06:37 PM
    On the first read through, I like it. The bill seems to say that any State that allows its
    residents to obtain a permit to carry concealed must allow non-residents who have a permit from
    their State t...

  • Posted in thread: New gun buying problems on 12-05-2016 at 12:30 PM
    Might want to wait a month or two before trying that route...

  • Posted in thread: Travel to China on 12-05-2016 at 04:06 AM
    Not quite the same thing as eating the meat off the carcass while the deer is staring at you...

  • Posted in thread: Dinner, what's up? on 12-05-2016 at 04:03 AM
    If they called it Guns & Grog there would be a collective outrage over mixing these two
    concepts even in a name. (...hic...) or sumtim lak dat!

  • Posted in thread: drawing from concealment on 12-05-2016 at 03:56 AM
    Pretty sure you are right about holster not covering the safety, but is it moving the safety
    when I reholster or when I draw? I think it is on the draw, which is better, but almost all of
    my previous ...

  • Posted in thread: drawing from concealment on 12-05-2016 at 03:48 AM
    Better to figure out what is applying pressure to the safety in the first place and change
    that. Just my opinion.

  • Posted in thread: Travel to China on 12-05-2016 at 03:42 AM
    Getting back to food. They do sinfully good things to duck and pheasant there. So make sure to
    try out those dishes when you can. And, of course, they do magic when in comes to fish dishes
    too.They te...

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Balota "A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed." 2nd Amendment to the Constitution of the United States Practice does NOT make perfect. Practice makes permanent. Only perfect practice makes perfect. Generalizations are (almost) always bad. http://www.firearmstalk.com/forums/f138/9th-ftf-shotgun-shoot-hoot-vanzant-mo-apr-7-8-9-2017-a-121011/#post1814686
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Posted: 
March 10, 2015  •  12:23 PM
Welcome, Balota, as the newest Mod !!!

Hopefully you will be better (logical, fair, honest) than the old mod's are.
 
Posted: 
March 11, 2015  •  07:47 AM
@Shoobee I do try to be logical, fair and honest. In my experience, the other mods do too. Sometimes actions that do not seem logical or fair from one point of view can seem more so from another.
 
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