Last Activity:07-20-2009 11:38 PM
Posted in thread: Very bad first experience with my AR - Need some help on 07-20-2009 at 03:44 PM
After doing some reading it looks like i'm having a failure to eject. I would fire one to two
rounds then get a click. I would pull the magazine and pull back the charging handle and could
see 2 round...
Posted in thread: AR7 Question on 07-20-2009 at 03:23 PM
I have worked with 3 AR7's, two Charter Arms and one Henry. Had bad luck with all of them. The
Charter Arms failed to fed on both of them, essentually they were very slow loading single
shots. The Hen...
Posted in thread: How to make fire from a shotgun (Shell) ? on 07-20-2009 at 03:19 PM
Survival situation:Need heat, need light, need cooked foodhave no matches , no lighter.But
...have shotgun.Knowing "How to make fire" from shot gun + shell(s) : could save a life.? How
is it done?Unlo...
Posted in thread: AR7 Question on 07-19-2009 at 04:28 PM
Papoose with the hardwood stock I bought back in 1986 for $100. It is an excellent shooter.
Unfortunately now I believe the price is double that. A buddy of mine has one he paid $269 for,
but it has a...
Posted in thread: why are switchblades illegal? on 07-18-2009 at 04:33 PM
You just need to show that you can't operate a closed knife with both hands. I have some nerve
damage in my neck that affects my thumb and forefinger (blown C5/6 & C6/7). If I pushed the
issue, I coul...
Posted in thread: 91-30, Yea or nay? on 07-18-2009 at 04:18 PM
I've owned a hex 1899, a hex 91/30 and the M44. The 91/30 was impressive. Better than the 44;
if you don't use the bayonet, the 44 won't shoot worth a darn. The bayonet is critical on that
Posted in thread: I like this and may get one if money allows on 07-18-2009 at 12:18 AM
Shernic Gun WorksLook how far off axis that Red-Dot sight is! What, 3" above the
barrel??Nothing but trouble. A $10 shine on a $2 pair of shoes. Pass.
Posted in thread: Vote on the best Survival Tip Winner! on 07-17-2009 at 06:18 PM
Could you group them into a more presentable form, please?
Posted in thread: accident or poor finger placement? on 07-15-2009 at 05:01 PM
Agreed. No such thing as an "accidental discharge". It's "poor handling" in almost every
case!Not being preachy; I've had a couple, including a 9mm through the meaty part of my left
hand. I was rackin...
Posted in thread: Front flip sight on a gas block ? on 07-15-2009 at 04:52 PM
Sorry for another dumb question but I'm not sure and this is my only reliable place to turn. I
have a S&W M&P 15 optics ready which has no iron sights just a pic rail on the flat top and the