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Posted in thread: Chinese Arisaka? on 02-12-2017 at 05:02 AM
The Russians also used the Arisaka, both in World War One and by the Reds and Whites during the
Civil War. Russia had a terrible rifle shortage during the Great War. Men were sent into battle
Posted in thread: Garlad co Sheriff will not sign NFA on 01-31-2016 at 02:10 AM
The current Garland County sheriff is a mean customer. He likes to pick on homeschooling
families and such. Funny though, the biggest local gun store (Arego's Gun and Pawn) was selling
Posted in thread: Is Tula 9mm any good? on 01-16-2016 at 07:44 PM
I have shot Tula 9mm out of my Browning Hi-Power and Ruger SR-9 and have have had no jams. It
needs a little more elbow grease to clean your pistol afterwards. I consider it good practice
Posted in thread: My edc what is yours on 01-12-2016 at 04:31 PM
Right now:Most Winter situations: Full size Ruger SR9Summer and when I have to be discreet:
Charter Arms Pathfinder Lite 2in .22 mag
Posted in thread: My edc what is yours on 12-13-2015 at 12:00 PM
Winter: Ruger SR-9 9mm in a shoulder rigSummer: Charter Arms Pathfinder Lite snubby in .22 mag
Posted in thread: Bulgarian Makarov on 11-28-2015 at 06:42 PM
Just when the Maks were coming into the country after the Cold War, I had an East German
version. For some reason, the safety on mine broke. I took it to a gunsmith who fixed it and
did a good job. Ho...
Posted in thread: Inexpensive 1911 - May Not Function on 08-29-2015 at 09:04 PM
When it comes to 1911's good magazines are key. I still follow the old 1980's era wisdom on
1911's, FULL METAL JACKET AMMO ONLY!
Posted in thread: How effective is the .38 special caliber for home defense? on 08-01-2015 at 07:01 PM
Handgun round effectiveness is a very difficult subject because there are so many variables
involved. Distance, velocity, diameter of bullet, type of bullet, was bone hit or not. was
flesh hit or not,...
Posted in thread: Daughter of Confederate Veteran on 05-24-2015 at 02:59 AM
You wouldn't believe how angry people got over tariff issues in the 19th Century. People don't
think about it much these days because both major parties are more or less pro free trade and
have been f...
Posted in thread: New Bullpup being developed on 05-24-2015 at 02:36 AM
You can shoot prone like the Russian Army shoots prone with the longish Ak-74 magazine. Still,
I agree with those who see limitations with Bullpup rifles. Actually, the people who benefit
the most fro...