Last Activity:12-05-2013 10:02 AM
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Posted in thread: Super Redhawk vs. 629 on 12-05-2013 at 04:49 PM
I'm unsure why you would choose a Super Redhawk when Redhawks are available and a tad lighter.
I own both a 629 (5") and a Redhawk (7 1/2") and appreciate both. I've owned a couple of 29s
and had the ...
Posted in thread: What rifle/caliber is best? on 10-29-2013 at 05:50 PM
Many have pointed out great chamberings. There is one that I was quite amazed by. That is the
.300 WSM. I own a .300 Win. Mag. and am quite pleased with it. A friend allowed me to "play"
with his Brow...
Posted in thread: Country Mouse on 10-06-2013 at 04:29 PM
The plan is to head into the city . A quick overnighter with some old friends. As time goes on,
they are less and less comfortable in their upper middle class neighborhood. Their response has
been to ...
Posted in thread: Totally useless pistol that you want. on 10-03-2013 at 04:54 PM
My first handgun was a 6' Colt "Huntsman" ($54 + change) at a local hardware store. Of course,
it is long since gone. Every time I see a Woodsman, an upscale version, I have to check the
Posted in thread: Ruger GP100 4, 5 or 6 inch barrel? on 09-24-2013 at 05:34 AM
Shooting Times expert Skeeter Skeleton once wrote that if he were forced to choose just one
handgun it would be a 5" S&W model 27.I finally went to a 5" 629 and I am very happy I
did.There is a Speer ...
Posted in thread: S&w ??? on 09-24-2013 at 05:16 AM
Over the years I have had a vexing problem that I couldn't solve.* I could do a credible job
with my revolvers or my .22 autos, but my centerfire auto .45 was embarrassing me. * I happened
upon a foru...
Posted in thread: Blew Up my GP100 on 09-24-2013 at 05:04 AM
Quite a few years ago Shooting Times ran two pictures of two handguns own by one individual.
After firing a round in his Ruger single action .44 magnum and blowing the cylinder apart they
Posted in thread: Checkered wood and t-grips for a j-frame on 09-24-2013 at 04:42 AM
I own a couple of J frames . The 3" .357 , I've been content with the factory grip. The 63 an
old 4" wears a pair of Pachmier(sp?)"gripper" grips with the finger grooves and they work well
Posted in thread: Never thought id say this.... on 09-24-2013 at 03:41 AM
Grandma and I purchased a Henry for the grandson. of course his dad and and grandpa had to give
it a try. Purchased "used" it was in great shape, accurate too. I was pleased with how smooth
Posted in thread: Thoughts on Ruger P89 9mm? on 09-10-2013 at 12:11 AM
I have its predecessor a P 85, both use the same magazine. It is a really good gun. It is
reliable, accurate, and you get to choose single or double action. On the down side it is
large, heavy, the tr...