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Posted in thread: Let's see some 1911's on 10-27-2013 at 12:02 PM
this an AMT Hardballer?
Posted in thread: Guns - An International Perspective on 05-18-2012 at 08:35 PM
I live in Belgium,and I started shooting guns 40 years ago. At the time, I just had to pay a
visit to my local police chief and he would write me a gun permit immediately, because he knew
me well. Now...
Posted in thread: Let's see some 1911's on 04-18-2012 at 06:01 AM
Yes, you have no idea how lucky you are. I've been a gun owner for over 35 years now, and when
I started out, I just needed a consent of my local police chief. I went to see him, and came
back with a ...
Posted in thread: Let's see some 1911's on 04-17-2012 at 10:28 PM
Not the quality of picture that I'm used to post, but I couldn't withstand the temptation of
taking this pic with my iPhone of my Colt Gold Cup National Match, although it will still have
to stay at t...
Posted in thread: Reloads for S&W Model 14 - 6 inch on 05-18-2011 at 06:41 PM
I just bought a nice second-hand S&W Model 14 with a 6 inch barrel. I also own a Model 52 and
have some very nice reloads for that gun: 2,4 grains of Vihtavuori behind a 148 grain HBWC
Posted in thread: S&W Model 14 from accurate to inaccurate on 05-10-2011 at 11:58 AM
Do you also have to belong to a shooting club?I enjoyed going to the flea markets in Belgium
when I was stationed in Europe.Oh yeah, forgot to mention a few details: not only do I have to
Posted in thread: S&W Model 14 from accurate to inaccurate on 05-10-2011 at 09:39 AM
Bit the bullet today and reserved the Model 14. I first shot it again at the range, with some
factory ammo from Fiocchi, and the results were very satisfying. It has serial number 90K5997,
so I presum...
Posted in thread: S&W Model 14 from accurate to inaccurate on 05-08-2011 at 05:24 PM
If the WC was leading the barrel, your accuracy will go to heck.I checked the barrel after some
25 shots, and didn't notice any apparent leading.
Posted in thread: S&W Model 14 from accurate to inaccurate on 05-08-2011 at 05:23 PM
First off, 2 inches at 25 yards in the first group is pretty danged good!!! Tough act to
follow.How big was the second group?Second group was about 12 inches wide.
Posted in thread: S&W Model 14 from accurate to inaccurate on 05-08-2011 at 01:34 PM
Hi all,I'm considering buying an used Model 14-4 and I fired some test shots with it at the
range. Strangely enough, the first 5 shots were fairly close together (say maximum 2 inches at
25 yards), bu...