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  • VIGILANT CURMUDGEON . ..Pittsburgh , Penna.
  • WWII collectibles, Reloading Ammo, Sound Tech.& Audiophile
  • Singer, & Entertainer - Dean Martin actor in Pittsburgh"Rat Pack"


  • Posted in thread: I want to polish a stainless 1911... on 09-29-2015 at 03:15 AM
    Todays pistols...unlike the ones made 30 to 40 yrs. Ago , have a rougher finish. STARTING WITH
    THESE, HAND POLISH..........Wet or dry....... black. sand paper.....# 600. Then # 1000 ... if
    you can fin...

  • Posted in thread: The best revolver on 09-18-2015 at 03:33 PM
    who makes the best revolver gun? Right now....today....Most pistoleros, might say Uberti , then
    2nd, Pieta , 3rd probably would be Ruger.This is based on craftmanship standards.... that would
    result i...

  • Posted in thread: The best revolver on 09-16-2015 at 12:59 AM
    The 1911 ain't a revolver though. I thought this was "best revolver" thread. I love my .41 mag
    and do carry it sometimes but the barrel is a shorter more manageable length. ♡ .41 mag.
    ) My fav. ...

  • Posted in thread: Q? Which is the Best .223 round to use on 08-15-2015 at 02:47 PM
    55gr. FMJ . by PMC shoots good enough if I do my part. ( having the correct contact lens in my
    right eye.....duh.)Cost wise......^^ it's as good or better than American Eagle by Fed.)

  • Posted in thread: do you own any shotguns plastic free? on 07-22-2015 at 03:23 AM
    Only have 3 .... Savage, Remington, Weatherby.... 30D / 1100 MAG / . Olympiango figure..... I
    am a Dean Martin Impersonator.

  • Posted in thread: How effective is the .38 special caliber for home defense? on 07-18-2015 at 11:48 AM
    A 250 grs. bullet can lift a 600 Lb Elk off the ground. The .338 WCF develops 2 tons of energy
    at the muzzle. The .38 Special can develop 290 lbs of kinetic energy on a target. A person hit
    wearing a ...

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  • Posted in thread: RIP Lesley Gore on 02-18-2015 at 12:41 AM
    I can remember her great eyes when I was in elementary school. One of my early crushes.She
    appeared on "Dance Party", a local show (KDKA) with host Clark Race. The older cool guys in the
    neighborhood ...

  • Posted in thread: Beretta 92S value??? on 01-30-2015 at 11:20 AM
    I used my 92S to tie for 1st place ;showed 2nd (once); and placed, in the top 5 of the other
    contests, I have shot at my club's range. The pistol was bought at $400 bucks in 1982, I would
    never sell i...

  • Posted in thread: What is your sidearm of choice. on 11-04-2014 at 03:53 AM
    SIDEARM?My most recent SIG P227. 11 rds. of 200 gr. of .45 ACP CorBon hollowpoints . Sig . Nite
    sites & power packed ammo.

Dino from the Pittsburgh Rat Pack// Amateur Shooter; Professional Accumulator