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Posted in thread: Bonnie and Clyde's Tommy Gun available!! on 01-20-2012 at 12:45 AM
I believe that Clyde had no use for the Thompson. It didn't have the power he required. He used
Posted in thread: Early M16 Issue Problems in the Field (Vietnam) on 09-30-2011 at 12:17 AM
Don't forget the puny caliber, after the rifle twist was changed to 1;8, the bullet lost its
inherent ability to tumble. This required the double/triple tap to dispatch those who need
Posted in thread: Heat Treating Parts?? on 06-02-2011 at 12:07 AM
If it had been hard to begin with, the repair wouldn't have been needed.
Posted in thread: buying my first centerfire rifle inquire on 11-10-2009 at 07:35 PM
I would not even consider the .303. They have the trajectory of a rainbow. Not good for long
range work.How old are you? Are you done growing? If you are, then a good way to see if your
gun fits is to...
Posted in thread: Live rnd stuck in chamber on 09-14-2009 at 04:12 AM
I can read, you idiots can't. Everyone says "take it to a gunsmith" It's dangerous"A round gets
stuck often enough for mr to post a good safe remedy.If you don't like, quit reading it.
Posted in thread: 1917 Eddystone on 09-03-2009 at 05:34 AM
Actually the Eddystone is the least popular. The Winchester is the most popular and scarce. The
Eddystone is prone to breakage when the bbl is removed. Make a releif cut before unscrewing the
bbl. It ...
Posted in thread: Live rnd stuck in chamber on 09-03-2009 at 05:14 AM
You never did say what type of weapon it is. If it is a bolt action rifle. Hold the bullet in
w/ the brass rod. Invert the gun and shake all the powder out. Turn it muzzle up and pour in
some light oi...
Posted in thread: 1911 build question... on 09-01-2009 at 09:58 PM
My first build was a Chinese 1911. I didn't want to spend a lot of money on stuff I was
throwing away. The thing I learned was that you can't polish a turd. I made a vise to pull the
rails in and some...
Posted in thread: what lathe? on 08-31-2009 at 08:14 AM
Don't listen to MR. Stalking. He is probably a pro. I have had experience with old lathes. You
don't want to rebuild one. The ways are nearly impossible to straighten out once they get worn.
They can ...
Posted in thread: what lathe? on 08-29-2009 at 03:24 AM
My buddy has a grizzly. It is belt drive, but it seems to be a good machine. Mine is a Chinese
"Birmingham" It is a good machine, gear driven but it goes too fast. It turn 70 rpm, 270 and
then up to 1...