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  • Posted in thread: Looking for my first .45 on 12-16-2008 at 04:43 PM
    I have my Colt 1911 model that I carried for years as a Police Officer, and personally think
    there's nothing better, but I'm a little biased there. I also have a Glock 30 in .45 ACP that I
    now like af...

  • Posted in thread: Bought my 1st Gun on 12-16-2008 at 04:31 PM
    Congrats on your G30. I love mine, despite the fact that it's older and doesn't have the rail
    to mount "goodies" on it. I carried the Colt 1911 .45 model as a police officer and it was a
    big step to g...

  • Posted in thread: Its finally finished! My first AR on 12-08-2008 at 03:47 PM
    WOW,A beautiful woman with a beautiful weapon. I think I'm in love.A good shot too; don't make
    her mad.Thanks for the info. on the parts suppliers,Bob

  • Posted in thread: First handgun purchase...need help picking between two handguns. on 12-08-2008 at 03:40 PM
    Ok, first I voted "neither" on the poll, as I take this question to mean "which one should YOU
    buy."As usual, I find myself agreeing with Dillinger, in addition to a couple others who
    posted.First, no...

  • Posted in thread: Why Running Might be the Worst Thing to DO on 08-24-2008 at 12:44 AM
    One of the best firearms/traffic stop classes I ever took in my 28 years as an LEO broke the
    mold of all the classes we were ever taught.The Basics: MOVE!, DRAW!, SHOOT!The Course was
    designed as a li...

  • Posted in thread: A flaw of the 1911 could be fatal 4 you. on 08-24-2008 at 12:23 AM
    Well, I've read the article, and while I'm skeptical, weather permitting, I'm going to head to
    the range this week with a little over 1000 rounds of freshly loaded .45 ACP(practice) ammo and
    I'll give...

  • Posted in thread: favorite carry location on 08-24-2008 at 12:09 AM
    What is everyones favorite place to carry concealed, why do you use that location on your body?
    Do most people use a holster or not use one?I prefer to always use a holster. I have a soft
    suede-type l...

  • Posted in thread: AR, AK, SKS? What to do? on 08-23-2008 at 04:23 AM
    Since there are 2 sub-forums, 1 for AK & SKS and the other for AR, and not wanting to post in
    both, I just KNOW there are droves of people out there who can lead me in the right (probably
    many) direct...

  • Posted in thread: Should I trade my Mossberg 500 for an this SKS? on 08-23-2008 at 03:59 AM
    My advice, if you can afford it and really want that SKS, is KEEP the Mossberg 500 for home
    protection and buy the SKS for, well, whatever.Despite all the firearms I own. The one I make
    sure I have re...

  • Posted in thread: Hello from SW Ohio on 08-23-2008 at 03:45 AM
    Welcome to the Forum Bob - You had me loving you right up until the time you said Glock...LOL
    :D JDNot to despair, JD. While briefly separated from my wife (she says she needed the money,
    but I think ...

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