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Posted in thread: First handgun on 10-08-2015 at 07:05 PM
I also have a RIA M1911A1, and since I am an "Old Soldier" that carried a M1911A1 .45 ACP for
about 18 years, I am partial to full-size bullet launchers. I have had ZERO problems with the
Rock Island ...
Posted in thread: Miller Tactical Group Holster Giveaway! on 01-24-2014 at 05:30 PM
Put me in, too. I need a good M1911 holster
Posted in thread: Name That Cartridge on 01-24-2014 at 05:27 PM
Sure does look like a 7.62R Russian...Measurements are nearly spot-on. Are there 2 or 3 holes
in the primer pocket?
Posted in thread: MyGunDB Giveaway! on 07-16-2012 at 03:26 AM
Count Me in, Also!
Posted in thread: Roll Call on 05-18-2012 at 10:51 PM
Anniston (Saks) here. born & raised in Northern Lower Michigan.....got tired of starting the
snowblower to dig out a path to the woodpile!
Posted in thread: Everyone says don't get a 9mm?? on 04-01-2012 at 05:07 AM
OK. Granted, the .45ACP round does drop more than a 9mm does, but just how far away do you
expect to encounter a personal defense situation? I can take my Auto-Ordinance M1911A1 .45
(full military con...
Posted in thread: When and where to shoot on 11-29-2011 at 06:26 AM
Depends on your State. Some have the "castle doctrine" where you can defend yourself if you are
in fear of your life or grevious bodily injury...for instance, you are 65 years old. and frail,
Posted in thread: Everyone says don't get a 9mm?? on 11-29-2011 at 06:06 AM
Use What You Want! I am an ex-GI, retired Military Police, and carried both the .45ACP and 9mm.
When the Army switched from the M1911A1 .45ACP to the 9mm, I read a letter from an old retired
Posted in thread: What is your favorite thing about FirearmsTALK! on 10-04-2011 at 05:10 AM
You folks have already said 99% of what I like about it. I am not new to firearms (Grew up in
Northern Michigan, spent 20 years in the U.S. Army Military Police), but a person is never too
old to lear...
Posted in thread: Alabama ccw on 09-28-2011 at 05:24 AM
In Michigan, even though I was a retired Army Military Policeman, had carried a .45 or 9mm
pistol all over the US and Germany and Korea, was qualified every 6 months, and had a Top
Secret security cle...