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  • Posted in thread: Real curio: 03 springer semi-auto prototype on 07-12-2014 at 03:04 AM
    Id rather have one of these... :p Yup---always wanted one. Might as well want the drum
    magazine too as long as we are wishing.How about the full auto conversions on the Lee Enfield
    done in New Zealan...

  • Posted in thread: Trying to find out what gun I just inherited on 07-11-2014 at 12:20 PM
    Are the nose cap and buttplate pewter? They sort of have that look.You might want to check and
    see if it is loaded. Quite a few old muzzleloaderswere kept with a charge in them. Drop the
    ramrod or a d...

  • Posted in thread: Trying to find out what gun I just inherited on 07-10-2014 at 12:17 PM
    Look at that barrel REALLY hard--some times the markings were very shallow. If there are no
    marks,it's entirely possible it's a gun produced by a local gunsmith, and you will never know
    which one.They...

  • Posted in thread: List of rifle and pistol calibers on 07-10-2014 at 12:08 PM
    This isn't too bad a list: buy yourself a copy of "Cartridges of the World".

  • Posted in thread: Me hats the best way to remove a screw that's tight from rust and age? on 07-04-2014 at 10:23 PM
    ^^^^ What Axxe55 said!Push down on the screwdriver, and while trying to turn it tap the endwith
    a small hammer. Weird as it may seem----try turning it bothways. I've had screws that refused
    to budge i...

  • Posted in thread: Info needed on CZ 75 SP-01 Magazines on 07-04-2014 at 08:23 PM
    The 17's fit just fine--I use one as a Barney mag for my SP01 Tacticals. My other mags area
    half dozen CZ SP01 factory mags with aluminum basepads from Springer Precision, andreplacement
    +power magazi...

  • Posted in thread: Anyone know the value of this gold coin? on 07-03-2014 at 11:08 PM
    A quick tour of the net finds your coin, identical case and papers, running around $175-$200

  • Posted in thread: 9mm AR15 on 07-02-2014 at 09:33 PM
    There are only a few reasons for a 9mm AR1. You have a huge pile of 9mm ammo2. You want to
    compete in the local "pistol caliber carbine" matches3. Just because it's FUN. And they are
    fun. I've got one...

  • Posted in thread: Scorpions...Ya cant shoot em! on 07-01-2014 at 06:42 PM
    Just dont eat the chicken after!MMMmmmmmmmmmm----Spicy!!!:)

  • Posted in thread: Loose firing pin on 06-29-2014 at 03:36 PM
    Normal. Some of my old Colts from that era have close to 1/8" up and down movementat the firing
    pin nose.