Last Activity:10-05-2013 6:23 AM
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Posted in thread: M1 carbine 2nd Gen on 10-03-2013 at 12:19 PM
Unfortunately ruger bought into the piston hype fad so it drove up costs and they ended up with
a very pricey clunky unbalanced ar15 of which they were outsourcing pretty much everything on
Posted in thread: M1 carbine 2nd Gen on 10-02-2013 at 10:05 PM
I like that carbine! I agree on the Ruger carbine wishes. Did you ever see Ruger's 9mm
carbine? I heard they were popular with some of the larger police departments. I would love to
have one. the...
Posted in thread: M1 carbine 2nd Gen on 10-02-2013 at 06:48 PM
I believe they are or were made in the phillipines hileigh florida was the import location.
Not all were bad just most which is why folks tend to avoid them. Sounds like you got lucky.
The 30carbine ...
Posted in thread: M1 carbine 2nd Gen on 10-02-2013 at 06:44 PM
Hialeah, Florida is where they were made. Glad yours functions well, the one I shot did not.
Believe it or not, Sears used to stock it.I did some research on the universals and turns out
the first gen...
Posted in thread: M1 carbine 2nd Gen on 10-02-2013 at 03:04 PM
The universal carbines aren't m1 carbines. No parts interchange without severe modifications.
If it functions take it out and shoot it and enjoy getting lucky with one. A good portion of
them don't fu...
Posted in thread: best bolt carrier group on 10-02-2013 at 03:05 AM
I've had good luck with Palmetto State Armory BCG's .. Run just under 2 bills.. But seem solid
.. No complaints
Posted in thread: M1 carbine 2nd Gen on 10-02-2013 at 02:43 AM
So I broke down and traded for a universal 2nd Generation M1 Carbine.. It needs a hand guard
either wood or metal, other than that for a rife manufactured in the late 60's early 70's it's
Posted in thread: why does my local range? on 09-05-2013 at 07:42 PM
ooooh Komiefornia -- probably tracking what evil weapons you dare to own. shoot or rent there.
j/k, that does sound crazy. Here in the free state of AZ, they just clip your ID to the lane
you are assi...
Posted in thread: Why Don't Other Gun Shops Do this? on 08-23-2013 at 05:11 PM
I like doing business with service oriented professionals, a no transfer fee to me is like
being in the loyalty club. If the owners know you by name and can ask about your kids, wife,
ect.. I like fri...
Posted in thread: Word association game on 08-20-2013 at 08:40 PM