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Posted in thread: And here's why the .22 ammo is MIA... on 03-18-2014 at 06:04 PM
Everyone is commenting about the shortage of ammo exactly the way the gun-grabbers want them
to. The ammo makers do NOT need to hire temporary staff and run the production lines three
shifts a day. An...
Posted in thread: And here's why the .22 ammo is MIA... on 03-17-2014 at 05:25 PM
I have yet to read a really valid reason for the scarcity and high cost of 22LR. This comment
is not a good reason: "They considered it, but a temporary problem wasn't worth tooling up for
Posted in thread: And here's why the .22 ammo is MIA... on 03-15-2014 at 08:11 PM
I see no reason why the ammo manufacturers can't ramp up their production of 22LR! Then again,
maybe they have and places like Gander Mountain are hoarding it.
Posted in thread: Which Round on 05-18-2012 at 11:36 PM
Bullet caliber has less to do with killing power than does the construction of the bullet and
the amount of energy delivered at impact. For example, a 6mm Remington 100-grain bullet leaving
Posted in thread: what was everyones first gun? on 04-29-2012 at 06:52 AM
When I was 11, I shot a Ruger Mark I Target pistol. At the time I knew almost nothing about the
gun. I remember it had a tapered barrel and was very accurate. We were shooting old beer cans
out in the...
Posted in thread: Everyone says don't get a 9mm?? on 11-29-2011 at 02:22 PM
A 38 special round is generally not very powerful, but it can be! For target practice, shoot
low-velocity wadcutters or semi-wadcutters, or even shoot ball ammo, which is usually pretty
cheap. But for...
Posted in thread: Everyone says don't get a 9mm?? on 11-29-2011 at 02:03 PM
"I've never seen a batter even stumble--let alone get "knocked down"--when a pitcher throws a
wild one." I don't know how much baseball games you've played in or watched, but I've played in
Posted in thread: Everyone says don't get a 9mm?? on 11-29-2011 at 01:35 PM
Sorry, but I wouldn't call the .380 round "stupid" or a "waste of money." It makes a very good
back-up IF loaded with +P jacketed hollow points. Tests have shown the hot +P .380 rounds to be
Posted in thread: University Allows Concealed Carry on 11-29-2011 at 03:51 AM
"In an active shooter scenario like the one that occurred at Virginia Tech, a student or
faculty member with a gun would only make things worse." Just remember, it's the liberal
gun-grabbers who make ...
Posted in thread: Everyone says don't get a 9mm?? on 11-29-2011 at 03:36 AM
For its size and caliber, the 9mm is an excellent round. If you're worried about stopping
power, there are many different brands of very powerful 9mm that you can buy. They include