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  • Cutler, engraver, gunsmith, jeweler.
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  • Posted in thread: Smaller Than Your Wallet on 08-05-2017 at 04:20 AM
    A .22 single shot that you have to unfold to use.I'll bet they sell a couple hundred of them,
    but it's almost completely useless and makes a mini revolver look like an assault weapon.

  • Posted in thread: Sccy on 08-04-2017 at 06:24 AM
    You mean it looks slicker.

  • Posted in thread: Compare functionality, etc of Mossberg 500 with pistol grip vs pistol grip with ext on 07-30-2017 at 10:28 PM
    The ONLY reasons for pistol grip only shotguns are space considerations and fun.I have carried
    one for defensive purposes (space in a car) and can tell you- there is no comparison to a
    stocked gun. Us...

  • Posted in thread: Model 20 on 07-27-2017 at 06:55 AM
    The SOLE reason Beretta developed the model 21 was to accommodate the .22LR cartridge-which it
    doesn't do well. The 21 works fine with .25 acp.

  • Posted in thread: Model 20 on 07-27-2017 at 12:02 AM
    The model 20 is considerably smaller than the 21.

  • Posted in thread: Model 20 on 07-26-2017 at 09:32 PM
    The Beretta model 20 is a double-action adaptation of the 950 series guns.9 shot DA/SA.
    Slightly thicker than the 950, but much smaller than the later 2021 series guns. The design
    originated in Italy ...

  • Posted in thread: Nickel Plating a gun yourself on 07-25-2017 at 03:45 AM
    There is no "finish" with plating.Whatever finish is on the metal will be the finish after
    plating.Electroless nickel, properly applied holds up as well as, or better than electrolytic
    nickel.

  • Posted in thread: Nickel Plating a gun yourself on 07-25-2017 at 03:14 AM
    It means there is no electricity used. The solution is heated to almost boiling and it
    ELECTROCHEMICALLY plates the nickel.

  • Posted in thread: Can I weld my adjustable sights? on 07-22-2017 at 07:47 PM
    Sure you can!It's a great way to ruin your gun! You can also fill your car tires with concrete
    to keep them from going flat.....Actually, when a sight becomes loose in it's dovetail- it's
    usually the ...

  • Posted in thread: Browning 1911-380 on 07-15-2017 at 01:18 AM
    The Browning .380 is not built on a 1911 frame. It's built just like a 1911, but at 80%
    size.Chainfire- all it would take is a magazine and maybe a recoil spring to convert the .22lr
    model.

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