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by AJMD429
Thu Aug 13, 2020 10:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 37 guns.....
Replies: 3
Views: 164

Re: 37 guns.....

Yeah. It’s not everybody’s kid who could just pick up a more or less random gun and instantly know how to work the action and fire it. 8)
by AJMD429
Thu Aug 13, 2020 8:44 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: A place I just don't see ever visiting...
Replies: 0
Views: 14

A place I just don't see ever visiting...

https://www.breitbart.com/politics/2020/08/13/poll-biden-leads-trump-by-36-points-in-massachusetts-9-more-than-hillary-clinton-in-2016/ There are historic places to see in Boston and the surrounding areas, but I just feel like the environment of ignorance and intolerance and hate present there woul...
by AJMD429
Thu Aug 13, 2020 7:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: An American Hero
Replies: 3
Views: 96

Re: An American Hero

Pretty

Darned

Cool

and yes, we need more like that.
by AJMD429
Thu Aug 13, 2020 5:00 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Hilarious prank, sort of....
Replies: 0
Views: 19

Hilarious prank, sort of....

Question posed on another forum... " Would putting pro-Trump stickers on protesters cars to see them later destroy each other’s vehicles be a good reminder of the necessity of a more civil society.. ?" I had to laugh at that suggestion. Sadly, since not all liberal 'progresssssssives' are vandals, i...
by AJMD429
Thu Aug 13, 2020 10:13 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Covid hysteria...
Replies: 3
Views: 41

Covid hysteria...

It was 'big news' that today in Indiana 15 more deaths happened 'due to' coronavirus. 1. Anyone who dies in a hospital will have been tested, regardless of symptoms. 2. Most people make it to the hospital and 'die' there - a few are dead at home or in accidents before that. 3. People live an average...
by AJMD429
Thu Aug 13, 2020 6:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Browning 1892 barrel specs in 357
Replies: 10
Views: 399

Re: Browning 1892 barrel specs in 357

Dunno the twist, but as to picking a Browning versus Rossi, I might pick the Browning since I already have a Rossi, and I like variety, but if I didn't have a levergun in a given chambering and had to choose between the two, since I'd be taking it out and shooting it and getting any 'collector value...
by AJMD429
Wed Aug 12, 2020 11:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 37 guns.....
Replies: 3
Views: 164

37 guns.....

Another great video by Jerry and Lena Miculek (father and daughter).

I wish they would have called out the names of the guns as they shot them though.
by AJMD429
Wed Aug 12, 2020 8:29 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: What ya all think about Kamala Harris as a choice...?
Replies: 13
Views: 216

Re: What ya all think about Kamala Harris as a choice...?

Suppose Biden 'graciously steps aside' (sympathy-vote getter right there) at the convention, and asks Harris to take his place as the presidential candidate. Then she being a conniving strategist (or at least the puppet of those who are) picks Bernie Sanders as 'VP' candidate. That would garner all ...
by AJMD429
Wed Aug 12, 2020 5:37 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: What ya all think about Kamala Harris as a choice...?
Replies: 13
Views: 216

Re: What ya all think about Kamala Harris as a choice...?

I hope I'm wrong, but.......

I have the sneaking suspicion that at the last minute Biden will graciously drop out, and then Harris will strategically pick Sanders as HER V.P. candidate.... :|
by AJMD429
Wed Aug 12, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: I gotta admit, I like his sense of humor....
Replies: 1
Views: 40

I gotta admit, I like his sense of humor....

https://www.breitbart.com/tech/2020/08/ ... in-norway/

...if you're going to defy the 'authorities', may as well have some fun in the process.... :mrgreen:
by AJMD429
Wed Aug 12, 2020 12:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: When my young kids played outside.....
Replies: 5
Views: 199

Re: When my young kids played outside.....

Unsurprisingly, he was already a multiple-felon, including firearms charges....

https://www.wilsontimes.com/stories/fel ... ath,214226

Good thing there is a LAW against felons having guns; 'gun control' is SO helpful... :roll: :roll:
by AJMD429
Wed Aug 12, 2020 8:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Facing a Diffcult Situation
Replies: 24
Views: 449

Re: Facing a Diffcult Situation

Your all a bunch of modernized kids.....Geeze,when things like that happen ill just take a pinch of dry coffee with my thumb and forefinger and stick it between my gum and cheek like a wad of Skoal....in about three minutes the buzz comes on. Coffee machines!......cowboy coffee!.....real men dip......
by AJMD429
Tue Aug 11, 2020 10:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: When my young kids played outside.....
Replies: 5
Views: 199

When my young kids played outside.....

I always worried about them. Probably too much, but then again, how can a parent not worry all the time... https://www.theblaze.com/news/felon-rushes-5-year-old-boy-playing-outside-puts-a-gun-to-his-head-and-executes-him ....99% of the time I * was somewhere around, and 100% of that time, I was arme...
by AJMD429
Tue Aug 11, 2020 8:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Facing a Diffcult Situation
Replies: 24
Views: 449

Re: Facing a Diffcult Situation

After seeing all the plasticizer residues that get in the beverage from the normal 'coffee-maker' or 'Keurig' I bought a replacement thermostat for $8.00 off Amazon for my good old Westinghouse PERCOLATOR... No filters, no plastic, and it will make about 8 cups (4 of 'my' cups) of coffee in the time...
by AJMD429
Tue Aug 11, 2020 8:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I Can't Believe It's Been 47 Years!!
Replies: 12
Views: 224

Re: I Can't Believe It's Been 47 Years!!

Closing in on 280 [dog-]years here. That's 40 human ones. Gets better every year. Maybe we're just lucky, or easy to get along with (we are both so stubborn we NEVER try to make each other change our ways - no point wasting the energy). When I've been away any length of time, I'll say " Did you miss...
by AJMD429
Tue Aug 11, 2020 8:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Only Then Will You Finally Discover..." (2nd Amendment value)
Replies: 3
Views: 150

Re: "Only Then Will You Finally Discover..." (2nd Amendment value)

Once the building permits happen, and we can remodel our office and get the exam rooms set up, I think I may put that as a poster in my exam rooms. Things like that calm and sooth most of my normal patients, so it is of medical benefit, and it brings out the spaz in the others, raising their blood p...
by AJMD429
Tue Aug 11, 2020 8:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Wow - this Colt '1911' looks JUST like a Taurus PT-92....
Replies: 7
Views: 221

Re: Wow - this Colt '1911' looks JUST like a Taurus PT-92....

Someday I want to try a CZ-75 or similar design. (... like I really need another handgun ...) I think CZ makes a 10mm, so I guess if I go hiking in Bear Country, that could be an excuse... :D (... of course my Redhawk in 45 Colt would be too wimpy to stop a bear, and not enough shots in case it was ...
by AJMD429
Tue Aug 11, 2020 8:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How the Brits could have dropped the Hiroshima bomb
Replies: 12
Views: 299

Re: How the Brits could have dropped the Hiroshima bomb

As someone who worked on 'Black Programs' for over 40 years, the American people have no idea the breadth of secrets the Gov't keeps. Top Secret is nothing as the real important stuff is protected under various Special Access Control Systems where even the names of the systems are classified. Under...
by AJMD429
Tue Aug 11, 2020 8:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Some wicked steel
Replies: 13
Views: 337

Re: Some wicked steel

What does the finished product weigh...?
by AJMD429
Tue Aug 11, 2020 8:05 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: What ya all think about Kamala Harris as a choice...?
Replies: 13
Views: 216

What ya all think about Kamala Harris as a choice...?

I think most THINKING voters will despise her both on public policy as well as (lack of) integrity, but you know SOME black will just vote based on 'skin color', and most college-kids can't be bothered to take time away from spending Daddy's money and virtue-signaling to actually read or think on 'p...
by AJMD429
Mon Aug 10, 2020 8:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Next time you need a good laugh...!
Replies: 1
Views: 115

Next time you need a good laugh...!

THIS from Larry Elder..... :mrgreen:
by AJMD429
Mon Aug 10, 2020 7:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Wow - this Colt '1911' looks JUST like a Taurus PT-92....
Replies: 7
Views: 221

Wow - this Colt '1911' looks JUST like a Taurus PT-92....

....well, except for the slide ..... https://youtu.be/W1t5JyfdmwA - they called it the 'Vektor'. One of the reasons I like the Taurus PT-92 better than the Beretta is that the safety is like a 1911 instead of like the Beretta. I wonder if it weren't during the 10-round magazine limit, if it would ha...
by AJMD429
Mon Aug 10, 2020 7:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Forgotten Weapons on the Calico 9mm Carbine
Replies: 0
Views: 63

Forgotten Weapons on the Calico 9mm Carbine

I posted on another thread that I only had the Kel-Tec 9mm when it came to a 'carbine', but I forgot I have a disassembled Calico 9mm that I keep procrastinating getting the barrel threaded for. Ian on the Calico 9mm - https://youtu.be/5pu1M6ZffiM Every time I shoot it (usually with IMI military sur...
by AJMD429
Mon Aug 10, 2020 6:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Crossed over to the dark side !
Replies: 15
Views: 337

Re: Crossed over to the dark side !

I've timed myself, and I'm about 50% faster double or triple-tapping with a 9mm 1911 versus 45 ACP 1911. Mine are both double-stacks, so basically 14 rounds versus 16, so no huge round-count advantage, but unless or until I can shoot as fast with the 45 ACP, I'll take the 9mm. My 1911 9mm is a Rock ...
by AJMD429
Mon Aug 10, 2020 6:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: You Couldn't Make This Up!!
Replies: 10
Views: 263

Re: You Couldn't Make This Up!!

Well, now you know where Democrats come from..... :D
by AJMD429
Mon Aug 10, 2020 6:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Red Dots on Handguns
Replies: 19
Views: 509

Re: Red Dots on Handguns

Chuck 100 yd wrote:
Sun Aug 09, 2020 2:34 pm
I also liked it with irons so I just had to buy another one so I had a choice.
I really LIKE the way you think..... :mrgreen:
by AJMD429
Mon Aug 10, 2020 6:53 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Lots of Walking-Away from the Dumbascraps
Replies: 0
Views: 93

Lots of Walking-Away from the Dumbascraps

People like this woman https://youtu.be/mf9Ax_2RosA , and people of course like Candace Owens https://youtu.be/oRZJGXH7wzg and Brandon Straka https://youtu.be/ssNEJD3xC8A and others. I'll bet it really irritates the Dumbascraps to lose blacks and gays - they thought they could keep them in their poc...
by AJMD429
Sun Aug 09, 2020 10:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Looks Like I Ended Up With A 40 Cal Carbine Anyway!
Replies: 9
Views: 198

Re: Looks Like I Ended Up With A 40 Cal Carbine Anyway!

I know what you mean about “out past 100 yards”, and though ‘lobbing’ our to extreme ranges is fun range-play, it isn’t what I want to depend on for protection or food. I have two ‘pistol-caliber’ carbines that use semiauto cartridges and they both are nice....out to 100 yards, and that’s about it. ...
by AJMD429
Sun Aug 09, 2020 1:23 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: I'm sure this would be the same if it were Obama....
Replies: 1
Views: 61

I'm sure this would be the same if it were Obama....

....yeah, right.... :roll: :roll: :roll: https://www.breitbart.com/tech/2020/08/09/stockton-u-student-faces-suspension-for-zoom-background-of-president-trump/ " Dailyda had used a photo of President Trump as his Zoom background image during a July virtual class which offended fellow students, who su...
by AJMD429
Sun Aug 09, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: new york attorney general
Replies: 4
Views: 161

Re: new york attorney general

Sixgun wrote:
Sat Aug 08, 2020 10:38 pm
Today's laugh....Michele Obama as President. :D ---6
Today's Cry - that would draw a bunch of the 'black vote'..... :|
by AJMD429
Sat Aug 08, 2020 10:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: NRA Lawsuit in New York
Replies: 3
Views: 162

NRA Lawsuit in New York

I'm sure nearly all large organizations have the same phenomenon with leadership - contracts with buddies, more lavish entertainment and bonuses than might really be 'necessary'. Personally, with five million members or so, if ten bucks of my annual dues (I'm a life member but I took out a second, t...
by AJMD429
Sat Aug 08, 2020 7:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The 'worst' AR-15 Jam...
Replies: 9
Views: 230

The 'worst' AR-15 Jam...

I've had it happen - a cartridge case gets up in the charging-handle groove, and if it is an empty, it can 'feed' over the gas-tube even...!

Jerry Miculek describes it, why it usually happens, and how to un-jam it 'fairly' easily...

https://youtu.be/Qi9sXw4C5W4
by AJMD429
Sat Aug 08, 2020 7:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kel-tec Sub-2000 at 440 yards...!
Replies: 9
Views: 192

Kel-tec Sub-2000 at 440 yards...!

The topic of the video was how far a 9mm would be lethal, but I had to admit, if I were going to try to hit something at 440 yards, I'd probably not grab my Kel-tec Sub-2000...!!!

https://youtu.be/_wXFf34bB34
by AJMD429
Sat Aug 08, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: When someone asks "Can I borrow a gun...?"
Replies: 13
Views: 306

When someone asks "Can I borrow a gun...?"

GunGripes had an episode on the topic - https://youtu.be/jI4BN_rOHz8 - but personally I'd far more hesitant to loan a firearm than those guys seemed to be. I guess if it were a truly close friend, I'd trust their judgement, just like if I were loaning them a vehicle....but the issue is that pretty m...
by AJMD429
Sat Aug 08, 2020 6:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AARP, any real advantages?
Replies: 17
Views: 358

Re: AARP, any real advantages?

Seriously - look at AMAC.
by AJMD429
Sat Aug 08, 2020 4:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 32 20 Lil gun load
Replies: 12
Views: 275

Re: 32 20 Lil gun load

I don't know about that gun specifically, but there ARE guns of that era that have 'strong actions' but 'soft steel' so you may not blow the gun up, but you may well destroy headspace unless you stick with lower pressure loads.
by AJMD429
Sat Aug 08, 2020 4:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AARP, any real advantages?
Replies: 17
Views: 358

Re: AARP, any real advantages?

I would NEVER sell my soul to a socialist, anti-gun organization, I don't give a d*** WHAT the 'benefits' are to me personally. No f***** way...!

Look at AMAC instead - same 'benefits' only not socialist, and not anti-gun...
by AJMD429
Fri Aug 07, 2020 8:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I wonder if the ammo was an issue...?
Replies: 4
Views: 200

I wonder if the ammo was an issue...?

Looks like a Glock, and from what I've seen (not that much) LEO's using 45 ACP usually use other firearms, so I'm guessing 40 S&W or 9mm Luger...??? https://www.breitbart.com/politics/2020/08/07/graphic-video-shows-officers-take-out-alleged-hostage-taker/ It looks as if the first couple hits made co...
by AJMD429
Fri Aug 07, 2020 8:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The explosion in Beirut
Replies: 39
Views: 879

Re: The explosion in Beirut

A close friend's father was one of the original Navy Seals, and learned to blow up ships in WW2 - then in civilian life he got a job building interstates, and when they needed to cut into a hillside, they drilled holes, and packed them with kerosene and fertilizer, detonated in rows-at-a-time with b...
by AJMD429
Fri Aug 07, 2020 1:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: ‘...Mini-AK-47...?’
Replies: 9
Views: 317

Re: ‘...Mini-AK-47...?’

I'll "settle" for a Ruger PC-9 with folding arm brace.
Itvis "only 9mm", but I wouldn't want to be hit with a 9mm...
by AJMD429
Fri Aug 07, 2020 7:02 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: A son to be proud of........or not.......
Replies: 0
Views: 57

A son to be proud of........or not.......

. > https://www.wibc.com/blogs/hammer-and-nigel/sean-reed-is-responsible-for-his-own-death-racism-was-not-a-factor/ Lots of broken windows and fights because of this 'innocent young boy' who the narrative says was hunted down by white cops because he was black..... :roll: He has videos of himself on...
by AJMD429
Thu Aug 06, 2020 10:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: ‘...Mini-AK-47...?’
Replies: 9
Views: 317

Re: ‘...Mini-AK-47...?’

An AK pistol would be a good ‘truck gun’....rugged and reliable even if abused, but if the price to replace a stolen one gets too high, then may as well go with an AR pistol. That may already be the case.
by AJMD429
Thu Aug 06, 2020 9:45 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Pretty good quote...
Replies: 4
Views: 153

Pretty good quote...

Just some commenter on Breitbart: “ President Trump could have spent his twilight years playing golf, laughing with his grandkids, and spending his billions, worry and stress free. Instead he decided to do the impossible, become villified & hated, work 80 hrs a week for free, all to save our undeser...
by AJMD429
Thu Aug 06, 2020 6:40 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Geez...another racist cop shoots innocent unarmed black guy...
Replies: 1
Views: 72

Geez...another racist cop shoots innocent unarmed black guy...

Clearly unprovoked.
The innocent victim had no weapons.
The cop shot him in the back seventeen times.
Then they just left him there to die, and didn't try to resuscitate him.

https://youtu.be/ntFanbnGwNk

.....did I tell you guys I was practicing to get a job as a 'journalist' for CNN...????
by AJMD429
Wed Aug 05, 2020 7:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: ‘...Mini-AK-47...?’
Replies: 9
Views: 317

‘...Mini-AK-47...?’

From Breitbart: https://www.breitbart.com/politics/2020/08/05/police-fleeing-teens-jumped-mar-a-lago-wall-ak-47-found-in-backpack/ “ ... Palm Beach Police spokesman Michael Ogrodnick said the 15-year-old boys were arrested shortly after they entered the grounds of the resort Friday and dumped the ba...
by AJMD429
Wed Aug 05, 2020 4:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The explosion in Beirut
Replies: 39
Views: 879

The explosion in Beirut

I've never seen an explosion so huge...the one building just looks like it vaporized...! https://youtu.be/-C_5O6G8yJc?t=3523 The skeptic in me wonders if someone didn't like what they were manufacturing there, but on the other hand, the Israelis would not likely do anything that would cause that muc...
by AJMD429
Wed Aug 05, 2020 3:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Red Dots on Handguns
Replies: 19
Views: 509

Re: Red Dots on Handguns

"... But I can't see why anyone buys a compact carry gun, and then makes it less compact by adding any sights that stick up like these various electronic sights do ..." That's my thought on it as well. For range-games, or for hunting, or whatever - they are fun and can really help new shooters get u...
by AJMD429
Tue Aug 04, 2020 8:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Proper Handgun Hold - per Mr Ayoob
Replies: 6
Views: 401

Re: Proper Handgun Hold - per Mr Ayoob

I don't seem to want to unlearn this grip and stance as it has all become "muscle memory" over the years -- like working the controls on a 1911. Hand me that Beretta and I will politely hand it back. 8) That's why I like my Taurus PT-92 - when I want the capacity of a 9mm (although my full-size 191...