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Posted in thread: Rookie with inherited guns. What do I have? on 02-21-2016 at 02:20 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 05:26 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 05:12 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 02:31 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 05:40 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 05:08 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 04:05 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...
Posted in thread: ? Remington 770 in .308 on 09-03-2015 at 05:51 PM
When I worked in a gunshop, the manager ordered two 770s. They sat unsold, mostly because the
gun clerks were too embarrassed to show them to anyone. Nobody who did see them wanted one,
even at their ...
Posted in thread: What has Obummer done ? on 07-20-2015 at 08:48 PM
The Obama administration was behind Operation Choke Point which tried to cut off credit and
banking services to businesses they didn't like, such as porn shops, drug paraphernalia stores
- and gun sho...
Posted in thread: S&w frame??? on 07-09-2015 at 05:19 PM
I'm not a revolver guy so don't know much about them. So if I order a set l frame grips are
most gonna fit the frame correctly as far as matching the curves of blackstrap and bottom of
grip?The gun pi...