Last Activity:06-23-2014 5:21 PM
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Posted in thread: all they did was prove men aint cattle. :-) on 06-23-2014 at 11:42 PM
mean, I'd have stopped the test after the 3rd cow took over a minute to fall. what's the
point? If you're going to let a man shoot/stab you for a minute, at handgun type ranges, then
what load you u...
Posted in thread: handguns CAN deliver "rifle performance". on 06-23-2014 at 09:32 PM
as far as power is concerned, if you go at the job intelligently.. An M4 starts a 60 gr sp at
2800 fps (at best) and is down to 2300 fps at 150-200 yds, depending upon whether or not the
bullet is boa...
Posted in thread: aluminum bullets. on 06-23-2014 at 09:27 PM
Jackets are one thing, solid aluminum is another. You don[t need to PRACTICE with the aluminum
bullet loads, you know. :-) When firing for your life, galling in your rifling will be the
least of your ...
Posted in thread: do you train in bad light sometimes? on 06-23-2014 at 09:25 PM
That's when most attacks occur (statistically). Do you have tritium sight inserts? They are a
huge help to fast hitting. I find using them makes my hits come a "hair" faster (.10-20 second)
Posted in thread: basic survival/emergency supplies on 06-23-2014 at 04:34 PM
You'll have a tough time carrying more than a day's water, or a week's food, on top of all the
other stuff you need (4 seasons). You need firemaking stuff, light, medical stuff, spare
Posted in thread: What do you think of when you hear shtf on 06-23-2014 at 04:28 PM
I think more in terms of shtf being a federal gun ban, when it will be time to destroy the
economy, and with it, big bro's ability to pay his thugs.
Posted in thread: aluminum bullets. on 06-22-2014 at 05:34 PM
I first read about them 20 odd years ago, in Marshall/sanow's Stopping Power book. A buddy had
told me about casting aluminum bullets about 1980 or so, tho. :-)
Posted in thread: smoothbore front stuffer for shtf. laughable on 06-22-2014 at 05:26 PM
8 lbs (at best) for the gun, accessories and a dozen shots. :-) for 8 lbs, you can have a
silenced Marlin Papoose, scope, and 400 rds of 22lr. :-) now, just WHY are you forced to hunt
(and why would t...
Posted in thread: any here try Ciener's .22lr unit for the Mini? on 06-22-2014 at 05:17 PM
I knew a guy who had one, 20 odd years ago, but I'm more interested in current production info.
Posted in thread: How can I lenghten an AR stock on 06-22-2014 at 05:14 PM
for the fixed stock, Bushmaster sells an 'extension', but I think it's just 3/4" or so thick.