Joshua M. Smith
Last Activity:06-07-2015 1:45 PM
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Posted in thread: Mosin information on 05-31-2015 at 02:28 AM
I agree that the M44 seems to kick harder than the 91/30. For that reason I prefer the 91/30.
For more info, you might look around on Youtube for helpful videos. There is a lot there.See,
that's the s...
Posted in thread: Mosin information on 05-31-2015 at 12:09 AM
Hello,I've been working with Mosins for a while now. I have some articles up on my website to
help folks out.The website is easy enough to find but I'm not comfortable posting it here as
I'm not an ad...
Posted in thread: Mosin Nagant ring type safety pull on 05-15-2015 at 01:39 AM
Hello,I have one and it works nicely. like it well enough!Regards,Josh
Posted in thread: Type 53 carbine on 10-19-2014 at 07:04 AM
Hmmm... that stock doesn't look at all like the chu wood normally seen.Almost looks birch.Is
there a marking on the rear stock that looks like a box with a diagonal line through it? I'm
Posted in thread: FFFG .50 cal. inline charge on 10-19-2014 at 07:00 AM
Hello,I would keep numbers relatively low since you're using 3Fg instead of 2Fg."Relatively"
means using round-ball charges. They should be plenty, anyway.A good rule of thumb is that for
up to .45 ca...
Posted in thread: Mosin nagant, good first buy? on 09-17-2014 at 12:06 AM
Josh, where have you been?? Hello,Just been real busy; introduced triggers and they seem
popular. Those are on controlled growth, though, so I don't get more orders than I can handle.I
drop in when I ...
Posted in thread: Mosin nagant, good first buy? on 09-16-2014 at 10:16 PM
Hello,Yes, I'd get a Mosin as a first centerfire rifle. Rimfire should always come
first.Surplus ammo can still be had cheaply. "Sticky bolt" is not always present, and not
always caused by cosmoline ...
Posted in thread: Technical Articles & Write-Up Submissions Forum? on 07-17-2014 at 04:30 AM
Thanks. I wondered.I have a bunch of articles I've published over the years and probably should
do another. My areas of strength are Mosins and 1911s. I'll have to think of something I can
write that ...
Posted in thread: Technical Articles & Write-Up Submissions Forum? on 07-17-2014 at 01:35 AM
Hello,What's that area for? It's marked "private" but I can see it.There are no posts in it.I
don't recall seeing it before. Is it new?Regards,Josh
Posted in thread: Mosin nagant 1891/30 vs m44 on 07-17-2014 at 01:20 AM
Personally I think the round has limits.Will you elaborate please?Regards,Josh