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Posted in thread: J-frame grips for large hands on 09-28-2016 at 04:49 AM
There was a company "Herritts" (sp) that made a grip named the "Shooting Star" that extended
the grip about 5/8" below the frame and really helped make a 60 more shootable . I really like
Posted in thread: Just bought a 10/22. Messed up paperwork? on 09-15-2016 at 12:44 AM
When the advocates of Social Security wanted the enabling legislation to pass, they had to
promise Congress that the SS numbers would never be used for identification. (Our Congressmen
were concerned ...
Posted in thread: why buy on 09-09-2016 at 04:05 PM
And what's with these guys driving corvettes? You don't need that much engine! :pA really good
friend purchased a Viper ACR. In the past he has done really well racing both off-road and road
Posted in thread: Good revolver sidearm for Hunting. on 09-09-2016 at 02:52 PM
One of the earlier posters had it nailed. How much are you willing to carry? I have spent time
in the back country MN,WI,MT, WY,& CO. Sometimes by myself and sometimes with a group. The .44
Mag does i...
Posted in thread: why buy on 09-09-2016 at 01:37 PM
A younger neighbor purchased a Savage bolt in .338 Lapula. Why? He shot one and thought it was
a blast. For a gun nut, it seems like a good answer. His cousin, a nice kid, showed up with a
.458 Win. M...
Posted in thread: Ever hear this one? on 08-24-2016 at 07:02 PM
The .30-06 shoots a .308 bullet. The .303 shoots a bullet that is .311 or . 312 diameter. The
.30-06 was a change from the .30-03 our arsenals wanted to keep up with the Europeans and so I
Posted in thread: Smith & Wesson 686/ or COLT Python .357 revolver on 08-21-2016 at 03:13 PM
Jim, most centerfire autos were primarily for military and police. In their world reliability
was king. The queen seemed to be capacity. Wheel guns were made where accuracy was prized and
were the car...
Posted in thread: Ever hear this one? on 08-20-2016 at 02:28 PM
A close friend was going through his introduction to the M-16. His USMC instructor informed the
class the muzzle velocity of the 5.56 X 45 was 4300 fps. He was silly enough to question the
Posted in thread: Mini-14's aren't accurate???? on 08-20-2016 at 01:49 PM
I'm approaching "middle age" (68); and for 58 of those years I have loved to shoot. I had
cataracts removed and a detached retina followed-of course it had to be my dominant eye. When
the retina was l...
Posted in thread: What rifle/caliber is best? on 04-25-2016 at 02:10 PM
All bullets have yawl (the bullets nose goes in a circle as it travels through the air). The
greater the yawl the greater the propensity for a bullet to tumble upon striking an object.
During the Viet...