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Posted in thread: Hollywood hype or truth ? on 08-26-2014 at 05:50 PM
As usual, TV shows and movies are a combination of 'based on fact' and 'script writer
designated plot points'. For instance - there are small tools commonly called 'picks' which can
be used to manipul...
Posted in thread: I'm reading that 1911s aren't worthy service pistols. on 08-26-2014 at 05:05 PM
A service pistol has one real requirement: To be ready at all times for personal defense. I
suppose one can make a case for an 'offensive' use, in house clearing or tunnel work, but the
main purpose i...
Posted in thread: oddball carry on 07-27-2014 at 01:13 AM
Turkey Hunter, that looks to be a bit slow on the reload... but I'm not your Daddy.On occasion
I've been known to carry a Model P clone (Single Action Army revolver in .45 Colt). On rare
occasion I ha...
Posted in thread: Report or keep quiet??? on 07-27-2014 at 12:50 AM
You know, I would be willing to bet that particular truck is already known by the cops...
Aren't the local cops usually aware of those kinds of people? And, that has to be an unusual
truck. Not like t...
Posted in thread: Blessed Again! on 07-10-2014 at 02:02 AM
I believe it is a 'Second Change', as the extractor star has the two pin arrangement. Thank you
sir for that bit of information.
Posted in thread: Blessed Again! on 06-23-2014 at 01:02 AM
This one goes into my 'cop gun' collection (a rather wide selection of double action revolvers
of the 20th Century). This one is a Smith & Wesson 1905 Hand Ejector, Third Model, Second
Change in calib...
Posted in thread: 9mm questions..? on 06-23-2014 at 12:50 AM
The 1934 Beretta is one of the finest of the 'pocket automatic' type pistols of the era. This,
notwithstanding they were designed and issued as a belt holster pistol for a modern (World War
II era) Ar...
Posted in thread: Good show, Bad show? Thats up to you? on 05-23-2014 at 10:08 PM
I enjoy all the guns shows I attend. I used to go to shows in PDSR California when I lived
there and enjoyed them. I am now retired and moved to Nebraska and I'm enjoying them here.New
guns have littl...
Posted in thread: Another Colt 1903 pistol on 05-23-2014 at 09:23 PM
Those are dandy little pistols... other than the cartridge...They are really neat little
pistols and no, they are not elephant nor man stoppers - at least not in the popular sense.
Perhaps some day wh...
Posted in thread: Interesting Gun Store Employee on 05-11-2014 at 04:18 AM
Here in Ohio, a guy was making a joke on his convenience store cashier girlfriend and said
"Gimmee all your money or your dead!" And had three people draw on him. :eek: I was there and I
didn't draw, ...