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Posted in thread: Rigby rifles. on 11-22-2016 at 03:19 AM
Boy, I wish I had enough money to buy that. Not that I want it, I just wish I had that much
money. It's a tad overdone for my taste, although the concept of a Mauser action shortened to
223 size is in...
Posted in thread: Zombies on 07-20-2016 at 07:17 PM
Target ammo will work every bit as well against zombies as anything else. P.S. Zombies aren't
real, Congress notwithstanding.
Posted in thread: Fiction writers who sorta know guns. on 07-12-2016 at 10:47 PM
Jim Grant (pseudonym Lee Child) who is the author of the Jack Reacher book series is pretty
good most of the time.He's pretty good most of the time, but he comes up with the occasional
whopper, like o...
Posted in thread: Rookie with inherited guns. What do I have? on 02-21-2016 at 03:20 AM
The S&W Military and Police appears to have been originally chambered for the same 38 S&W
cartridge as the other two. Judging by the word SPECIAL crudely stamped on the barrel it
appears at some point...
Posted in thread: Looking to acquire 45 ACP revolver on 10-25-2015 at 06:26 PM
Don't forget shooting a 45 acp chamber you can shoot 45 super and if you can have the chamber
cut 1/16 in length longer and you can then shoot the 460 Rowland . It would be like 38sp in a
Posted in thread: Which hunting rifle? on 10-25-2015 at 06:12 PM
Keep your old 300 and rebarrel and bolt into 308 for your daughter.Then go buy the 300 you
want.There are a few snags with this plan:The old 300 has been damaged, presumably beyond
repair. Even if it ...
Posted in thread: Browning .223 wssm ? on 10-22-2015 at 03:31 PM
It's just the ticket if you are of the "red mist" school of varmint hunting. The problem is
that the WSSM cartridges are as dead as the dodo and there's not much else you can convert the
rifle to use....
Posted in thread: 38 s&w on 09-19-2015 at 06:40 PM
As of this writing Midway has 4 loads available, as low as 38 cents a round. At the pressures
38 S&W should be loaded at, the brass will last a long time.
Posted in thread: Rust & corrosion on 09-19-2015 at 06:08 PM
Im just wondering about how much rain can a rifle take before it starts to rust? Let's say im
out with my Mauser m12 in a quite rainy day hunting. How long can I stay out before I need to
Posted in thread: ? Remington 770 in .308 on 09-05-2015 at 05:05 PM
I haven't had a chance to examine the 783 in detail, but it appears that Remington couldn't
stand Marlin making an inexpensive rifle that was so much better than their effort, so they
killed the Marli...