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  • Retired NYCPD
  • New York City,Long Island, NY
  • Target shooting, Fishing,model building
  • Happly retired


  • Posted in thread: How effective is the .38 special caliber for home defense? on 07-30-2015 at 03:24 AM
    Locutus~~Took the words outa my mouth. Using Federal 125 gr JHP +P is exactly what I use in my
    Mdl 85 Taurus. I don't worry about using 'Sights', I take a combat stance and always mentally
    count my ro...

  • Posted in thread: What gun did you carry today on 06-18-2015 at 01:55 PM
    Jon,This is exactly what I tell people. After 35+ years in LE I can't tell you how many times I
    have heard "I didn't think this would ever happen to me. I see it on the TV (news) all the time
    but I ne...

  • Posted in thread: What gun did you carry today on 06-17-2015 at 10:45 AM
    On the street, I carry my S&W Shield 9 mm with an extra mag.Around the house, I always have my
    Ultra light Taurus .38 Mdl 85 in the pocket.

  • Posted in thread: How are you liking your M&P Shield? on 03-13-2015 at 08:49 PM
    I've been shooting my Shield about 1 year now. Love it. It's a decent carry firearm. I get
    great results using it with my laser. It's my main CCW. 8 rd mag with 1 in the chamber equals
    Nine rounds. We...

  • Posted in thread: Tell me about S&W. on 04-02-2014 at 04:59 AM
    I have a Shield 9mm for a year now. Love it!! :)

  • Posted in thread: Firearm cleaning. on 04-02-2014 at 04:47 AM
    Now another question. Should I clean my firearm every time I leave the rangeSent from my iPhone
    using Firearms TalkAbsolutely! :eek: A clean firearm is a happy firearm.:) Follow the cleaning

  • Posted in thread: S&W model 10 or model 65 on 03-31-2014 at 04:53 AM
    I've had my S&W Mdl 10 Hvy duty barrel for over 40 yrs. 20 of them in NYPD as my service
    revolver. Great shootin' Iron. I'd price an unused one around the internet a while. If it comes
    with a original...

  • Posted in thread: You catch an intruder in your house during the night..... on 03-31-2014 at 04:11 AM
    If they enter the Lions cage, they have to expect getting bite. And they will!!

  • Posted in thread: My friends and family think I'm a nut because.... on 03-31-2014 at 04:05 AM
    I carry a .38 'snubbie' in my pocket holster around the house all the time. It's a small ultra
    lite Taurus 5rd. It's so comfortable, I almost forget I have it. On every floor of the house I
    have heavi...

  • Posted in thread: Home defense scenario! on 03-31-2014 at 03:47 AM
    You should check your State or local Penal laws regarding 'Use of Deadly Physical Force'. Know
    your limits if you're placed in a position were DPF may come into play. Many States have a
    'Castle Doctri...