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Posted in thread: Old 45 Ammo, safe to use for target practice? on 10-26-2013 at 04:19 PM
Sorry I didn't respond, I forgot I started this thread :o.I actually ended up buying a few
boxes of 45 (ACP) ammo, but I did fire off 6 shots of the old Winchester ammo and it fires VERY
Posted in thread: New to guns, figured this would be a good place to start. on 10-18-2013 at 02:41 PM
I ended up getting this gun case... Browning Talon Aluminum Frame CaseI still haven't gone to a
gun safety coarse, the guns have just been locked up in my closet. I did go shoot them for the
Posted in thread: High Standard Model "B" on 10-18-2013 at 02:30 PM
The part you are asking about--the little spring loaded hook on the slide--is the EXTRACTOR. It
hooks the rim of the chambered cartridge, and whenthe slide moves rearward, either manually or
as a resu...
Posted in thread: Old 45 Ammo, safe to use for target practice? on 10-14-2013 at 09:23 PM
I inherited a S&W 45 from my grandpa. I also got 2 boxes of OLD bullets w/ it, they're
Winchester .45 Auto Rim Lead (according to the box).Are these OK to use for target practice? Or
should I buy new?...
Posted in thread: New to guns, figured this would be a good place to start. on 09-19-2013 at 07:39 PM
Welcome and congrats on receiving such mementos of your grandfather.You have not mentioned in
this thread whether or not you plan to shoot your late grandfather's pistols and shotgun. Also,
Posted in thread: High Standard Model "B" on 09-19-2013 at 03:45 PM
It Sounds like the gun was put back together wrong. Cycle it a bunch of times to make sure it
doesn't happen again. It's hard to see the Pics on my phone but I think the "catch" you're
looking at is y...
Posted in thread: Hello from MI on 09-19-2013 at 02:52 PM
Thanks for the welcomes!! I'm going through the registration process right now, can't wait to
go to a range!!
Posted in thread: High Standard Model "B" on 09-19-2013 at 02:41 PM
(One more pic)I also think I figured out how to tell if the pin is correctly grabbing the
channel in the small rod. When you look at this picture, at the back of the slide there's a
metal rod sticking...
Posted in thread: High Standard Model "B" on 09-19-2013 at 02:32 PM
Took some pics last night and got tinker w/ the gun a bit. I think I may have figured out what
happened (why the slide slid off).Here's a pic of the gun
Posted in thread: New to guns, figured this would be a good place to start. on 09-19-2013 at 02:18 PM
Teach your kids- you really think you can hide ANYTHING where they will not find it? HAH !Now,
not to be a wet blanket, but there was a safety recall on some of the Sears bolt action
shotguns. I assum...