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  • Retired Soldier. Part time consultant.
  • Whispering Pines, NC,North Carolina
  • hunting, fishing, triathlon
  • Consultant to DoD


  • Posted in thread: What grain 30-06 for long range on 08-15-2012 at 10:17 AM
    Here's what you can do when you get serious. From a bud who shoots regularly on the 1000 yard
    range at Quantico ...I just came back from the range with my 1917 Aussie No1MKIII* Lee Enfield
    which saw s...

  • Posted in thread: What grain 30-06 for long range on 08-13-2012 at 08:16 PM
    Agree with JonM. Taking up reloading and maybe even pouring your own moulds has much to
    recommend it. I have a good friend who shoots at 600-800 yards with his K31, Garand and
    Enfield, and who has dev...

  • Posted in thread: FFL with PTSD? on 10-22-2011 at 11:37 AM
    Here in NC, they run a mental health records check when applying for a CCW. If you have PTSD in
    your record, forget it. BTW, the military is awarding Purple Hearts in some cases of PTSD. I
    suspect tha...

  • Posted in thread: Reloading-Cost Effective? on 03-15-2009 at 10:43 PM
    I was at the semi- local gun club a few months ago, and this dude was shooting a Winchester 94
    chambered for Winchester.375. He had an entire mobile reloading station, with his handloading
    ballistics ...

  • Posted in thread: Cosmoline!!! Need HELP... on 10-20-2008 at 11:06 PM
    I just finished cleaning the cos from a Yugo SKS. Get yourself a can or two of WD-40. Spray on,
    wipe off. Used Hopps #9 on the barrel. About two hours work and she looks just fine. Picked up
    some chea...