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Last Activity:02-17-2013 2:22 PM
Posted in thread: Ammo Hoarding Driving Me Crazy! on 02-17-2013 at 06:22 PM
Alliant used to make all the military contract ammo just a few years ago. Now the gubment is
using 18 suppliers and some are even foreign. Don't know what they need all that ammo for.
Posted in thread: Ammo Hoarding Driving Me Crazy! on 02-17-2013 at 06:15 PM
I don't think anti's are buying up ammo. I'm sure it's us who's buying up the ammo. Was at a
gun show the other day & a line was formed from the entrance to the rear where folks were asked
Posted in thread: Self defense round or standard on 07-15-2012 at 10:52 PM
Just after my dad & I had gotten our concealed permits & started carrying he was approached in
a parking lot by an armed guy. My dad grabbed his 9mm & aimed it at the guy thru his closed car
Posted in thread: Yugoslavian Mauser M48 and Mosin Nagant surplus rifles? on 07-15-2012 at 09:21 PM
I grew up with Mosins. My dad got me a m-44 when I was 14 for my first deer rifle. That rifle
cost us $22 here in SLC Utah in 1974. A box of Norma ammo for it was near the same price at the
time. I op...
Posted in thread: round listing on 04-25-2008 at 11:21 AM
Not in chart form, but most load manuals will say what guns are safe or unsafe for certain
loads. Hornady lists if I remember three load levels for the 45-70 & tells what guns are safe
with each. Cert...
Posted in thread: Oregon Laser Cast on 04-25-2008 at 11:16 AM
Lasercast are great bullets. I've shot them at 1700 fps from my two win 94 rifles in .357 & 44
mag with no leading. They are advertised to shoot at jacketed velocities with no leading & I've
Posted in thread: Reloading slugs - Help needed, please! on 04-25-2008 at 10:56 AM
The only reason you want soft lead is to make removing the slugs with hollow points from the
mold easier. You're tearing up your wads by shooting them thru a rifled barrel. The Lee slugs
are meant to ...
Posted in thread: Defense for Car Jacking? on 04-20-2008 at 01:40 AM
I've heard the latest trick used by carjackers is to put a piece of paper in your back window &
then hide nearby. When you get in your car, start it & then check your rearview they hope
you'll jump ou...