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by AJMD429
Mon May 27, 2024 11:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How About 1 Caliber and Done?
Replies: 50
Views: 1591

Re: How About 1 Caliber and Done?

. There way the 'progressives' are taking us, we actually could well be back to the bare-bones if we don't regain a civil social structure. The Democrats seem to be aiming for something like the Hunger Games, evidently oblivious to the concept that it is more likely to be like Mad Max. Of course the...
by AJMD429
Sun May 26, 2024 4:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 300 Blackout Suppressor options
Replies: 4
Views: 115

300 Blackout Suppressor options

. Anyone use an integrally suppressed AR barrel…? It may shock some of the people here, but I have to be honest, and admit that in the past 50 years, I don’t think I’ve once put on a ghillie suit and traveled overseas to take out any sentries, so I don’t need anything approaching ‘total silence’ but...
by AJMD429
Sun May 26, 2024 4:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How About 1 Caliber and Done?
Replies: 50
Views: 1591

Re: How About 1 Caliber and Done?

. Grizz snd Scott Tschirhart both made good points. I too ‘picked my mate’ before the 45 Colt was available in the Ruger Redhawk or Marlin Carbine, and almost nobody had 454 Casulls. So I went with the Marlin 1894 carbine and Super Blackhawk revolver, later expanding my 0.430”-throwers with a Charte...
by AJMD429
Sun May 26, 2024 2:15 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Memorial Day in Denali National Park
Replies: 0
Views: 41

Memorial Day in Denali National Park

. ...will thankfully be without the 'offensive' U.S. flag being visible on any vehicles that would 'detract from the experience'... https://www.thegatewaypundit.com/2024/05/senator-demands-answers-after-superintendent-denali-national-park/ That woman should be fired and relocated to Iran, where she ...
by AJMD429
Sun May 26, 2024 6:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Wonder what the ATF was after this guy for ...
Replies: 36
Views: 3202

Re: Wonder what the ATF was after this guy for ...

barbarossa wrote: Sun May 26, 2024 12:53 am It s funny how people can commit murder then still feel that they are on the side of justice, I guess it must ease their conscience.
Remember, to liberals, the ends always justify the means. That's how come they don't have a problem with lies, fraud, cheating, censorship.....or violence.
by AJMD429
Sat May 25, 2024 8:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: BIG rocks.... Ancient Megaliths
Replies: 3
Views: 191

BIG rocks.... Ancient Megaliths

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I've posted on these before I think.

https://youtu.be/kknPtZsfhVg?si=lDxI740xAakEEZaf

Very interesting.

How did they move 100-ton stones...???
by AJMD429
Sat May 25, 2024 7:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Scopes on revolvers
Replies: 9
Views: 321

Re: Scopes on revolvers

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Yeah there are ‘scout’ (forend-mount) scopes that are 8x and I think some folks do use them on handguns.
by AJMD429
Sat May 25, 2024 4:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Scopes on revolvers
Replies: 9
Views: 321

Re: Scopes on revolvers

. Usually it is just a matter of the right distance from scope to eyeball... Have you used the scope on other guns without issues...? Can you get a full field of view just holding it out at the ideal distance...? I only have one scoped handgun (Contender in 223) and it is really picky about how far ...
by AJMD429
Sat May 25, 2024 4:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Wonder what the ATF was after this guy for ...
Replies: 36
Views: 3202

Re: Wonder what the ATF was after this guy for ...

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My first thought when I found out it was in Arkansas, was . . . 'Arkancide'...I wonder what he knew that he shouldn't know about... :|
by AJMD429
Sat May 25, 2024 4:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lest I forget
Replies: 8
Views: 308

Re: Lest I forget

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Yep. We ALL must remember and appreciate the military, even those who never served.
by AJMD429
Sat May 25, 2024 1:00 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Ivermectin Musings....
Replies: 261
Views: 358507

Re: Ivermectin Musings....

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The Fauci Follies just get deeper...

https://youtu.be/cNiUpNbfkfQ?si=GmlP16qQFL-BXtS2
by AJMD429
Fri May 24, 2024 6:20 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Makes me want a dash-cam...
Replies: 1
Views: 111

Makes me want a dash-cam...

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Sounds like someone LIED...

https://www.thegatewaypundit.com/2024/0 ... deo-shows/

I wonder how often this happens - it only takes 1/100 or even less to ruin it for the honest people.
by AJMD429
Fri May 24, 2024 6:14 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: No doubt a 50 caliber crime will 'happen'...
Replies: 0
Views: 75

No doubt a 50 caliber crime will 'happen'...

. It seems like any time the Dumbascraps get some gun control bill fired up, there just happens to be a convenient 'tragedy' to fuel support for their new law. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5096520/pdf/gox-4-e1036.pdf I put 'tragedy' in quotes not because I trivialize the lives lost, ...
by AJMD429
Thu May 23, 2024 9:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Organizing your stuff
Replies: 6
Views: 415

Re: Organizing your stuff

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There is definitely a lot of stuff that is irretrievably lost if a tornado hits your house. Yet one flash drive with photos and files on it could help retrieve the majority of it so easily if we just were organized enough to have it ready.
by AJMD429
Thu May 23, 2024 9:01 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: We all have this 3m chemical in our blood
Replies: 7
Views: 319

Re: We all have this 3m chemical in our blood

. You wouldn't believe how many otherwise healthy guys I see whose health starts to deteriorate in their 30s because their estrogen level starts to climb. A lot of it has been attributed to glyphosate (Roundup). Fortunately it is an easy fix, but a lot of the so-called "men's clinics" aren...
by AJMD429
Thu May 23, 2024 8:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I Spent The Afternoon Visiting Paco Yesterday
Replies: 9
Views: 436

Re: I Spent The Afternoon Visiting Paco Yesterday

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I've never met him, but it would be an honor to have done so.

Same with several others on this forum.
by AJMD429
Thu May 23, 2024 5:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mountain Goats are all going to die and disappear...!
Replies: 22
Views: 1152

Re: Mountain Goats are all going to die and disappear...!

. It's all 'climate change' :roll: https://www.msn.com/en-us/health/medical/scientists-make-concerning-discovery-about-proliferation-of-invasive-ticks-emphasizing-the-significance-of-long-term-monitoring/ar-BB1mPAVo Then the COLD weather is ALSO due to GLOBAL WARMING - :wink: https://www.msn.com/en-...
by AJMD429
Wed May 22, 2024 7:46 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Careful Boys...
Replies: 3
Views: 211

Re: Careful Boys...

. ...and the humorous part is that the 'feminists' insist that women have no power in the world. They may not be able to lift heavy things, but they can nearly always get a guy to do it for them (in part, due to the 'Sun Dress Phenomenon, but often just because we like to please them, although somet...
by AJMD429
Wed May 22, 2024 4:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How About 1 Caliber and Done?
Replies: 50
Views: 1591

Re: How About 1 Caliber and Done?

. LeverGunner I like the idea of a 1886 modified to 0.430”…! Much of the discussion seems to go back to whether CCW is a priority. If so, a caliber in the 4’s is ideal, but with good bullets and decent capacity guns, many of us who have unlimited choices are using 357/9mm caliber already. However, v...
by AJMD429
Tue May 21, 2024 10:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How About 1 Caliber and Done?
Replies: 50
Views: 1591

Re: How About 1 Caliber and Done?

. "....30 also works in my 20 as #4 Buck, which I can cast at home, and 30 cal pellets may make a viable front stuffer, or maybe a derringer, IDK..." Now that's another creative angle...! Looks like 30 and 35 cal are winning here. 32-20 (or '30-20') 300 Blk 30-30 308 300 Win Mag 9mm (+/- ....
by AJMD429
Tue May 21, 2024 9:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Antietam....nice documentary....
Replies: 1
Views: 133

Antietam....nice documentary....

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https://youtu.be/ejZIHTtdkwM?si=yIk7k1k-9pPe9-XF

Nice companion to the 'Staff Ride' publication the Army puts out for analysis.
by AJMD429
Tue May 21, 2024 4:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How About 1 Caliber and Done?
Replies: 50
Views: 1591

Re: How About 1 Caliber and Done?

. ....or maybe THIS "30 caliber..." By that I mean a 30 mm.... It wouldn't be good for hunting or CCW, but if I had one, I'm betting I could use it to get whatever OTHER guns I wanted .... :twisted: https://live.staticflickr.com/3136/2835374420_34454ba2fc_b.jpg Problem is, to be very pract...
by AJMD429
Mon May 20, 2024 2:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How About 1 Caliber and Done?
Replies: 50
Views: 1591

Re: How About 1 Caliber and Done?

. Anything from 0.308" to 0.458" could probably do ok. Some calibers like 0.338" have a lot of high-ballistic coefficient bullets to pick from, and others, like 0.357" do not, so for the most versatility something like 338 Lapua Mag would make an impeccable 'top end' cartridge fo...
by AJMD429
Mon May 20, 2024 2:20 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Anyone see Trump's 2024 NRA Speech...?
Replies: 1
Views: 127

Anyone see Trump's 2024 NRA Speech...?

. ...from what the 'mainstream' media said, it was clear evidence he has dementia, so I'm led to believe the opposite, given the typical integrity of the 'news' media. Here's a video that I guess to be the real deal - https://www.uspresidentialelectionnews.com/2024/05/watch-live-trump-speaks-tonight...
by AJMD429
Mon May 20, 2024 2:13 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: LOL a 'conservative' SCOTUS my butt...
Replies: 1
Views: 135

LOL a 'conservative' SCOTUS my butt...

. https://www.scotusblog.com/2023/10/supreme-court-refuses-to-reinstate-missouri-second-amendment-law/ According to this ruling, the feds could ban Bibles or reinstitute slavery or alcohol prohibition, and it would be prohibited for any of the states to assert that it was against the Constitution, o...
by AJMD429
Mon May 20, 2024 5:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mountain Goats are all going to die and disappear...!
Replies: 22
Views: 1152

Re: Mountain Goats are all going to die and disappear...!

. Now it's TICKS - they're expanding their range because of a degree-and-a-half of average temperature. https://www.msn.com/en-us/health/other/town-confirms-first-case-of-concerning-virus-spread-by-ticks-it-does-not-spread-through-coughing-or-sneezing/ar-BB1mGc2H Fascinating how even though hourly t...
by AJMD429
Sun May 19, 2024 9:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who needs a horse...???
Replies: 40
Views: 1546

Re: Who needs a horse...???

But horses are a way of life ... mine were friends .... not something inanimate that you can park in a garage and forget about for years. Very true. Plus the care and feeding isn't automatic. Few of us really have enough grazeable land to support horses. However the BEST scenario would be to have a...
by AJMD429
Sat May 18, 2024 10:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The new US Military Rifle...
Replies: 14
Views: 762

Re: The new US Military Rifle...

4t5 wrote: Sat May 18, 2024 4:05 pm Doesn’t the 270 winchester have a little better speeds and do it at way less pressure ?
And uses all brass cases.
But it would add a half inch to the gun length… :roll:

But yeah, or a 270 WSM, or something…

I don’t trust a two-piece case… :|
by AJMD429
Sat May 18, 2024 10:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Glock models (their numbering makes NO sense)
Replies: 5
Views: 284

Re: Glock models (their numbering makes NO sense)

So, I went to the next town over and ask the counter guy what he had that would violate the L.A. City law. Law was overturned in short order. The other is a Glock 42. Why? Because the state of California said I couldn't have it. So I used a loop hole and bought one. :lol: I’ve done similarly. When ...
by AJMD429
Sat May 18, 2024 9:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Organizing your stuff
Replies: 6
Views: 415

Organizing your stuff

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I do some of this (the EDC part) but need to do more...

https://youtu.be/qhMqHQ28Dww?si=1TeQ6KpvsQSyo8rZ

…now I don’t have a $6,000 coms-and-nods helmet, either; I just wear the helmet they gave me in grade school when I rode the short bus… :D
by AJMD429
Sat May 18, 2024 12:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A really BIG 'AK'...
Replies: 3
Views: 263

A really BIG 'AK'...

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https://youtu.be/gisbc8h1tAc

Wow... (for those easily offended by the f-bomb, Brandon Herrera swears like a sailor...)

THAT would be a gun I'd spend extra on for a fancy Cerakote finish...

One interesting thing is how MUCH the barrel flexes - see the slo-mo footage towards the end.
by AJMD429
Sat May 18, 2024 11:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mountain Goats are all going to die and disappear...!
Replies: 22
Views: 1152

Re: Mountain Goats are all going to die and disappear...!

. ...now it's "climate change" that caused the Houston tornados... :roll: https://www.msn.com/en-us/weather/topstories/what-made-the-deadly-thunderstorms-in-houston-so-violent/ar-BB1mAgAX https://www.msn.com/en-us/weather/topstories/in-just-one-week-over-100-tornadoes-abnormally-swept-thro...
by AJMD429
Sat May 18, 2024 6:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Glock models (their numbering makes NO sense)
Replies: 5
Views: 284

Glock models (their numbering makes NO sense)

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https://youtube.com/shorts/kNgzROmPE3g? ... NdLRBrrjYm

:lol:

I can see why this woman just said 'Give me a SIG instead'... :lol:
by AJMD429
Sat May 18, 2024 6:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who needs a horse...???
Replies: 40
Views: 1546

Re: Who needs a horse...???

. It is interesting how they are almost silent. I hadn't thought about that in terms of potentially being on the receiving end of people arriving with that mode of transportation to do bad things. Potentially quieter than horses, for that matter... :shock: The idea of a conveyance like that which is...
by AJMD429
Sat May 18, 2024 6:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 'One gun and done...'
Replies: 9
Views: 580

'One gun and done...'

. ...or maybe not just one....but he makes an argument for FEW vs more... https://youtu.be/IX-G8BQUs3A?si=80V8z7a4NeYfemRr ... I hate this guy ... :lol: But he is right. Now I realize that for 'fun' it is fine to 'collect' a bunch of whatever, but if the goal is to survive/protect/hunt, you really j...
by AJMD429
Fri May 17, 2024 10:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Little Bighorn Colt Up For Auction in Texas
Replies: 9
Views: 537

Re: Little Bighorn Colt Up For Auction in Texas

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Definitely a gun with a story....! 8)
by AJMD429
Fri May 17, 2024 10:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who needs a horse...???
Replies: 40
Views: 1546

Who needs a horse...???

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...actually I'd rather have a horse, but I'm sure one of these would be easier and more affordable...

https://youtu.be/eTobJNwQKpo?si=iljHFCXo7MJ7uBnD

If bad things happen, I'll bet there will be plenty of ne'er-do-wells with such transportation.
by AJMD429
Fri May 17, 2024 10:03 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Upside down, or Burned...? (flag)
Replies: 0
Views: 95

Upside down, or Burned...? (flag)

. Funny how the same clown-crowd who thinks it's ok to burn the U.S. flag, or stomp on it, suddenly wets themselves if one is flown upside-down... https://twitter.com/ShannonBream/status/1791483561675022624 ...but I guess if it is a 'conservative', instead of a BLM member, Marxist, or KKK member, it...
by AJMD429
Fri May 17, 2024 9:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The new US Military Rifle...
Replies: 14
Views: 762

The new US Military Rifle...

. https://youtu.be/tTAfS1addXU?si=Vsxt1I96XpavT3Ku My main concern is that the 'bimetal case' might turn into a 'battery' during storage if any moisture is present outside the case, or if any powder component might serve as even a slightly effective solid electrolyte. The other question is whether t...
by AJMD429
Fri May 17, 2024 8:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: One more place for my 'never go to' list ..
Replies: 9
Views: 573

Re: One more place for my 'never go to' list ..

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…And yet, violating the laws they should get the maximum sentence. If we did that here, and actually had criminals serve their entire sentence things might be better

Yep
by AJMD429
Fri May 17, 2024 6:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Not to Intrude on AJMD429's Post
Replies: 4
Views: 292

Re: Not to Intrude on AJMD429's Post

. I do have a patient who was special forces in Iraq, and went there on two 'tours'. One thing he said that they didn't have to deal with themselves, but he'd had some of the big-company tech people who went various places to do contract work have an issue with that relates to this is, they'd go to ...
by AJMD429
Fri May 17, 2024 6:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mountain Goats are all going to die and disappear...!
Replies: 22
Views: 1152

Re: Mountain Goats are all going to die and disappear...!

. But we can't afford Mercury now, because "...climate change is going to cost 38 trillion dollars a year..." :shock: :roll: :lol: https://www.msn.com/en-us/weather/topstories/study-climate-change-will-cost-38-trillion-a-year-by-2049/vi-AA1nfUzq I just wonder how many basement-dwelling sno...
by AJMD429
Fri May 17, 2024 1:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mountain Goats are all going to die and disappear...!
Replies: 22
Views: 1152

Re: Mountain Goats are all going to die and disappear...!

. Yeah, a 'consensus' of scientists think 'climate change is a crisis'. Just like they all thought the world was flat, that the sun orbited the earth, and that mercury was a good treatment for syphyllis... Now 'more severe storms' is another mantra - https://www.msn.com/en-us/weather/topstories/as-s...
by AJMD429
Fri May 17, 2024 10:50 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Not transgender - but some females DO have testicles...
Replies: 2
Views: 281

Not transgender - but some females DO have testicles...

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Here's one in particular...

https://x.com/MaxEvansUMP/status/1791408242871906326

Imagine the risk she's taking, by alienating such powerful enemies...!
by AJMD429
Fri May 17, 2024 6:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thinking about a new press
Replies: 24
Views: 1076

Re: Thinking about a new press

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The Dillons are long to set up but fast once set up.
The Rockchucker is almost no setup but slow.
The turret presses are in between.

I think the mechanics of the Lee and others with peripheral support make far more sense than ones only supported in the middle.
by AJMD429
Fri May 17, 2024 6:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: It's Been Raining Like Crazy
Replies: 15
Views: 569

Re: It's Been Raining Like Crazy

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One year I had to use the BCS (two-wheel walk-behind tractor) and it’s sickle-bar to mow part of our yard cuz it was always under 4-6” of water.