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Posted in thread: Gun Cleaning Input on 10-04-2011 at 06:41 AM
What is your criteria for cleaning your guns?Is it dirty? Can you see carbon build-up? Is it
still working? I test my guns. I run them as dirty as they will run when they are new. I like
to know when/...
Posted in thread: Denigration of the USAF on 08-15-2011 at 01:31 PM
Joint deployments and joint assignments. I've had a few. I'm on a joint deployment now. We all
screw with one another. Usually it's in good fun. Sometimes it's not. We get the job done. This
is like b...
Posted in thread: Technical armor on 08-03-2011 at 12:36 PM
I do not understand what you mean about the truck's roof.It does not have any armor,as you can
see in my previous list.It's kind of hard to shoot a truck's roof unless you are in or on top
of a buildi...
Posted in thread: Technical armor on 08-03-2011 at 11:45 AM
The contract security guys here run armored F-350s. They have to run axles from F-550s to carry
the weight. Also look into what it takes to mount your armor onto the mule. An F-150 isn't
going to simp...
Posted in thread: Best 1911 on 08-03-2011 at 08:59 AM
No recommendations, just my preference. I have 2 SAs and like them both. Never shot a STI, but
friends recommend them a lot to me.Both of my SAs are older as well. I'm not that impressed
with Brazil. ...
Posted in thread: Best 1911 on 08-03-2011 at 07:42 AM
If we're recommending SA; we should caveat that with older, American-made SA. The new stuff is
not the same. I'll second Colt. I will admit I have recently starting to look more and more at
Posted in thread: Technical armor on 08-03-2011 at 05:44 AM
Regular steel plate is going to require three to four times the plate thickness to be
comparable to RHA. If you can use a matrix of steel layer, composite/glass layer, and
woven/pressed impregnated fi...
Posted in thread: Hi from central Afghanistan on 07-30-2011 at 01:15 PM
Welcome to the family. I'm also in the 'Stan.
Posted in thread: 338 win mag on 07-27-2011 at 10:35 AM
I will second the 338 being brutal. My Ruger in 338WM is not fun to shoot at all. My Dad and I
both have them. If you plan on going bigger than elk you may want to consider it. Light loads
for elk wil...
Posted in thread: A noob's guide to motorcycling on 07-23-2011 at 08:32 AM
30+ in the wind. I like the idea of the guidelines for noobs. I don't wear helmets. I don't
like most protective gear. I spend most of my time wearing 65 pounds or more of protective gear
so when I ri...