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  • Retired Infantry, High School Teacher, Father of three boys
  • Yuma,Arizona
  • Motorcycles, boats, hunting, fishing, minor league sports and firearms collecting
  • High School Teacher (all four years, all subjects in a charter school)


  • Posted in thread: Getting it started on 02-17-2012 at 10:24 PM
    Pointing south? ;)

  • Posted in thread: Getting it started on 02-17-2012 at 10:21 PM
    Hey, There.I'm a new transplant to the Yuma area. Moved here July 2011 (yeah, I know, what was
    I thinking).Anyway, since we have this new forum, how about folks posting where they go to
    shoot in the s...

  • Posted in thread: FFL web site scams on 08-22-2009 at 02:20 PM
    Ditto above. And if you just want an FFL to buy old guns (Curios and Relics with an 03 FFL) the
    process is, as they say, "so easy a caveman can do it."Tom

  • Posted in thread: How much can a Bear take? on 08-20-2009 at 05:26 AM
    "The better question might be "What is the bare minimum for______?" And if you want to be
    certain you will survive, the answer is cannister round in a 105mm.Tom

  • Posted in thread: Refinishing a Mosin Nagant on 08-20-2009 at 04:18 AM
    Any firearm you buy is yours, so you can certainly do with it as you will. However, please
    understand that if you take a $100-$150 rifle, strip and sand it and re-blue or phosphate or
    refinish however...

  • Posted in thread: Are we getting old, do you remember...... on 08-13-2009 at 02:00 AM
    Remembered every single one of them. I guess I'll be even older when they start dropping out of
    memory. But I tell my kids I am looking forward to Altzheimer's anyway.Tom

  • Posted in thread: Advice good and bad.... on 08-10-2009 at 06:37 PM
    If there is nothing worth having within a poster's budget, then the right answer is "save up
    some more money", not pay 3x what you have.Tom

  • Posted in thread: Why should 22 rimfire rifles be cheap? on 08-10-2009 at 05:23 AM
    Economics. Supply and Demand. Perceived value.Tom

  • Posted in thread: Range Bags! on 08-05-2009 at 06:16 AM
    I bought two each of two different models (actually the same, but with different markings).
    Andy had them to me in less than 24 hours, just like the first order.They are first class
    handgun carriers, ...

  • Posted in thread: For Catholics, or anyone else. on 08-04-2009 at 10:30 PM
    I too picked Saint Michael, the Archangel, some 50 years ago. Then later spent 23 years testing
    him while I played Army all over the world. Dude is good at what he does. Brought me through
    several sto...