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Posted in thread: removing scope on 07-29-2014 at 02:32 PM
Mount and rings are both Nikon. :)a lot would depend on the mount and the rings themselves. i
am sure some would hold zero much better than others. cost of those would probably be the best
factor to c...
Posted in thread: removing scope on 07-26-2014 at 07:15 PM
After a scope is sighted in on a particular rifle then it is removed (mounts loosened) and slid
of the rail, how far will it be off when reinstalled?Rifle AR-15 with top rail. Scope Nikon 223
3 X 9, m...
Posted in thread: What was your first handgun, rimfire and centerfire on 02-19-2014 at 05:50 PM
My first rimfire was a Hopkins and Allen 5 shot 22 short revolver. It was pretty beat up, not
sure exactly how I came by it, I was 14 or 15 at the time and wisely got rid of it. My first
Posted in thread: Mystery 1911A1 on 02-16-2014 at 03:30 PM
I have this Colt 1911A1, possibly late 30's manufacture. Blued finished.It has no US Military
Property marking and there is no C prefix before serial number. Right side of slide "COLT
Posted in thread: what was everyones first gun? on 02-05-2014 at 06:10 PM
It would be great if people would date when they got their first firearm and their age at the
time. Nice to see how the first firearms progressed through the years.
Posted in thread: Young Guns on ABC 10 pm 1/31/14 on 02-01-2014 at 03:28 PM
Did anyone else watch Young Guns on ABC last night, 10:00 pm (1/31/14)? Dianne Sawyer was at
her pathetic best, with head bobbing as she lamented the plight of children in homes with guns
or living wh...
Posted in thread: 30 M1 Carbine - Why? on 02-01-2014 at 02:04 PM
Actually the 357 mag peaks in a 16" barrel and you can get 2100+ fps with 125 grain. Loaded
specifically for rifles, the 357 could easily surpass that. 16 grains of blue dot behind a 110
grain will gi...
Posted in thread: 30 M1 Carbine - Why? on 01-31-2014 at 09:24 PM
[quote=redscho;1495651]you cant achieve those velocities in a revolver... the 357 is a rimmed
cartridge and doesnt really fed well in a magazine. while the 357 outperforms the 30 carbine
Posted in thread: 30 M1 Carbine - Why? on 01-31-2014 at 09:01 PM
[QUOTE=JonM;1495636] SNIPsecondly the 30m1 carbine is a more powerful round than a 357 magnum
in fmj format, by a lot. the closest a 357 round comes to a 30carbine in performance is a few
Posted in thread: 30 M1 Carbine - Why? on 01-31-2014 at 08:46 PM
The .357 Magnum was never even considered. Contenders were the 351 Win. Self Loading and .35
WSL, among a few others. Smith & Wesson had made the 9mm Light Rifle for the British, but that
was doomed f...