Last Activity:09-30-2010 1:19 PM
Posted in thread: .308 Showdown on 09-30-2010 at 05:13 PM
I have a Special Weapons cast SS receiver built CETME. I traded for it many years ago. It has
always been reliable and accurate. It has very little recoil and I have trained with it enough
so that the...
Posted in thread: Marlin-Glenfield Model 60 on 09-30-2010 at 04:49 PM
Maybe because my old Model 60 is one of the older ones, I haven't had many issues with it being
finicky with HP's or any other cheap, bulk ammo. The only time I have had issues were when the
Posted in thread: Marlin-Glenfield Model 60 on 09-22-2010 at 02:35 PM
I have an older Model 60 that holds 18 rounds in the tube, with the longer barrel (22"?) Mine
has always functioned well with HP's, but with 22 rimfire being particularly dirty stuff, I
clean the rifl...
Posted in thread: Best SHTF gun pair. on 09-05-2010 at 05:49 PM
Actually, the AR with the 1/2"bl, should read 7 1/2"bl. It's a Carbon 15 AR pistol. I also have
a Marlin 29 with draganov stock and 120 rounds on board with arrow shaft speedloaders and a
Posted in thread: Best SHTF gun pair. on 08-21-2010 at 07:17 PM
I have the AR with 16", 20" and & 1/2" barrels. Also 870 Magnum, and an AR S&W M&P in 5.45X39.
Also have several handguns from 9mm to Colt 45, as well as .31, .44, and .50 cal black pwoder.
Lots of am...
Posted in thread: how long can you leave a revolver loaded on 07-07-2010 at 04:44 AM
Sorry Angel...been covered up the last few days. I reside in the western corner of North
Carolina where South Carolina and Georgia meet. Sapphire, NC, to be exact. The community is
Posted in thread: Any Thoughts on Federal 9mm Ammo? on 06-11-2010 at 08:05 PM
Yeah, they all do that "Local market pricing" here. Basically, they undercut the local gunshops
by just enough to poach the customers. But then, around here, Wally World is usually HALF what
Posted in thread: Any Thoughts on Federal 9mm Ammo? on 06-11-2010 at 08:04 PM
Just back from my local Walmart. No limit on 9mm Federal ammo. I bought the last 5 boxes and
the price is still $9.47 each. Limits are up to the individual store managers per the salesman
I spoke to.A...
Posted in thread: how long can you leave a revolver loaded on 06-04-2010 at 11:20 PM
I had two cylinders loaded for my 1858 Remington for around 19 months. I live in the second
wettest place in the CONUS. One place near Seattle gets more rain than we do here. I tote the
thing almost e...
Posted in thread: Any Thoughts on Federal 9mm Ammo? on 06-04-2010 at 10:58 PM
I buy it and then dump the FMJ's out and stick a shiny new 124 grain Hornady XTP in it's place.
That way, I'm shooting premium ammo for a little less than premium cost. And yes, I have made