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by AJMD429
Tue Jan 31, 2023 6:47 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Russiagate narrative falling apart...
Replies: 0
Views: 33

Russiagate narrative falling apart...

. ...sadly the Libs won't see it, as it's outside their self-imposed information-bubble... :roll: https://www.wsj.com/articles/john-durham-finds-russiagates-rosetta-stone-fake-emails-fbi-investigation-top-secret-nyt-intelligence-11674856205 Bongino (of course, given the books he's written on the top...
by AJMD429
Tue Jan 31, 2023 5:26 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Stupidity knows no limits
Replies: 2
Views: 51

Stupidity knows no limits

. https://www.vcstar.com/story/opinion/2023/01/30/fruit-stops-should-screen-out-expanded-magazine-guns/69854753007/ This idiot actually thinks that inspections of every vehicle entering the state of California to see if somebody is smuggling in an illegal weapon would be a practical way "to sav...
by AJMD429
Mon Jan 30, 2023 11:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tang sight vs. quality ladder sight
Replies: 9
Views: 179

Re: Tang sight vs. quality ladder sight

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This thread I have a post in shows a bunch of signing options I found useful in the way of aperture sights...

https://levergunscommunity.org/viewtopi ... 74#p390174

Hope it helps.
by AJMD429
Mon Jan 30, 2023 10:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My take on the 32-20
Replies: 16
Views: 367

Re: My take on the 32-20

. I agree with this paragraph... " I bought a 32-20 Lee Factory Crimp die shortly after it came out to crimp the bullet after it is seated. It is the solution to all 32-20 crimping problems. This die does not push down on the case as do all other crimping dies. The cartridge holder presses on t...
by AJMD429
Mon Jan 30, 2023 10:41 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Tulsi gets Red Pilled by Rubin...???
Replies: 1
Views: 76

Re: Tulsi gets Red Pilled by Rubin...???

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It's hard not to think she's starting to learn something....

https://youtu.be/u0lhL3cscUI
by AJMD429
Mon Jan 30, 2023 8:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Now of course this makes me want one...
Replies: 1
Views: 109

Now of course this makes me want one...

. https://abcnews.go.com/US/senators-renew-call-investigation-smaller-ar-15-rifle/story?id=96712785 My wife always used to say that when they used the designation "CAR-15" to refer to the AR-15 with collapsible stock that it meant "Child's AR"....since an AR-15 with the stock ful...
by AJMD429
Sun Jan 29, 2023 2:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 45-70 vs 30wcf
Replies: 19
Views: 386

Re: 45-70 vs 30wcf

Life's too short to choose... get both! My spoiled baby-boomer thoughts exactly... :D If I only could have 'one' I'd probalby consider the 35 Remington, actually, just 'because', although ammunition availability if taken into account (or ease of reloading), might alter that somewhat. It is interest...
by AJMD429
Sun Jan 29, 2023 11:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The S&W X-Frames
Replies: 18
Views: 278

The S&W X-Frames

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They seem pretty awkward kind of reminding me of the Desert Eagle, but it was interesting to see them come out with one in 350 legend. However, that got me thinking it would be a lot nicer if they made one in 375 Winchester.
by AJMD429
Sun Jan 29, 2023 8:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sobering griz assault
Replies: 10
Views: 296

Re: Sobering griz assault

. People and constrictor snakes and spiders kill before they eat; seems like most other critters start eating as soon as the prey is too disabled to stop them. People at least think about cruelty, and most of us try to AVOID it when we hunt. On the other hand, that same ability for abstract thought ...
by AJMD429
Sat Jan 28, 2023 6:54 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: We need gun laws like California to keep us safe...
Replies: 0
Views: 40

We need gun laws like California to keep us safe...

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We keep being told that other states should emulate California... :roll:

https://www.breitbart.com/2nd-amendment ... ting-week/

Yeah, right....
by AJMD429
Sat Jan 28, 2023 11:24 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: They did this to the police and the military and physicians...
Replies: 1
Views: 46

They did this to the police and the military and physicians...

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https://www.breitbart.com/clips/2023/01 ... -patriots/

Kind of a clever way to change the political persuasion of those in control of the military, the police, and healthcare.
by AJMD429
Sat Jan 28, 2023 2:11 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: I like the 'environment' but....I'm not gonna buy these...
Replies: 4
Views: 86

Re: I like the 'environment' but....I'm not gonna buy these...

Maybe I'm not "sa-fist-tee-gated" enough, but my 2 buck eggs taste the same as daughter's free range organic. :lol: I like the time I told my liberal anti-gun relative that I had goats and chickens and did organic gardening and stuff, and he seemed all excited. He asked what else I had ra...
by AJMD429
Sat Jan 28, 2023 2:05 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Latest Twitter "dump"
Replies: 4
Views: 73

Re: Latest Twitter "dump"

. The thing is most of us who are on the conservative or libertarian side of things pretty much knew this and it just verifies our suspicions, but if we are waiting for the general public or those on the left to take notice we'll be waiting an eternity. The folks on the left pretty much seem to beli...
by AJMD429
Sat Jan 28, 2023 2:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: KIMBER MICRO 9
Replies: 17
Views: 227

Re: KIMBER MICRO 9

. I do not, but I do have a SIG P-938, and it is essentially a miniature 1911 so maybe it's something you would be interested in. It is the only gun that compact that I have found I can shoot very accurately. Probably because it came with factory Pachmayr grips. I really like exposed hammer semiauto...
by AJMD429
Fri Jan 27, 2023 10:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Best Lever Action Cartridges.
Replies: 19
Views: 361

Re: Best Lever Action Cartridges.

. I could 'make do' with just two: .32-20 - for coyotes on down (Marlin 1894 CL) .500 S&W - for whitetails on up (Big Horn Armory 89) Instead of cat-sneezing the 32-20 I'd prefer to add a 22 LR (Ruger 96/22 - or maybe even a 96/17 HMR), and I'd like to fill in the middle with a 375 Win (Winchest...
by AJMD429
Fri Jan 27, 2023 7:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 30/30 outperforms the 308 and 30/06 at 100 yards.
Replies: 26
Views: 433

Re: 30/30 outperforms the 308 and 30/06 at 100 yards.

. If you get down to just pure ballistic performance. They all shoot the same diameter bullet and at least in theory could launch the same weight bullets. The velocity is going to depend on how much pressure the gun can handle and how big the cartridge case is, and the bullet stability is going to d...
by AJMD429
Fri Jan 27, 2023 2:22 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: College kids are so 'woke', or at least they pretend they are ..
Replies: 0
Views: 35

College kids are so 'woke', or at least they pretend they are ..

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https://phys.org/news/2023-01-college-s ... gender.amp

The whole 'gender bias' thing is silly anyway.

Last time I checked, men and women WERE different, and I'm not sure why it's a bad thing if they are .. :roll:
by AJMD429
Fri Jan 27, 2023 7:29 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Make your Vaccinated Neighbor Buy a Gun...
Replies: 2
Views: 89

Re: Make your Vaccinated Neighbor Buy a Gun...

. I like Dr. Marik's comment that " maybe all these young athletes are dying due to CLIMATE CHANGE ..." FLCCC on post-vaccine risk reduction: https://odysee.com/@FrontlineCovid19CriticalCareAlliance:c/concerns-about-possible-connection-between-vaccines-and-sudden-death:9 If THAT were the '...
by AJMD429
Fri Jan 27, 2023 7:09 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Never owned or wanted one, but GLAD the court re-legalized them...
Replies: 16
Views: 323

Re: Never owned or wanted one, but GLAD the court re-legalized them...

...I've never heard of anyone using a MIni14 in a crime!... https://www.thefirearmblog.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/mini-14.png https://www.thefirearmblog.com/blog/2021/03/12/1986-miami-dade-shooting/ ... :wink: Still, you made a very good point. They "go after" whatever is politic...
by AJMD429
Fri Jan 27, 2023 7:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin
Replies: 6
Views: 214

Re: Marlin

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That was an interesting article - some history I wasn't aware of. Thanks for posting it.
by AJMD429
Thu Jan 26, 2023 11:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Marlin is a keeper.
Replies: 14
Views: 309

Re: New Marlin is a keeper.

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Even if it's not got the holes tapped in the side for the Williams FP 94, you can get essentially the same site as the Williams FP 336. It uses either the front two or the rear two scope mount holes. I generally use the front ones.
by AJMD429
Wed Jan 25, 2023 2:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Quenching knives
Replies: 13
Views: 218

Quenching knives

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https://youtu.be/BR1boS3ci88

This was an interesting video comparing quenching with oil and water and even liquid nitrogen.
by AJMD429
Wed Jan 25, 2023 1:33 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Wanna bet Biden starts a War...?
Replies: 4
Views: 83

Wanna bet Biden starts a War...?

. It's usually the best way to distract the peasants from noticing or caring about the corruption that ironically destabilized things in the first place. He's already let the things he wants buried be 'discovered' in the 'classified document scandal' - now they will be kept hidden as "part of a...
by AJMD429
Tue Jan 24, 2023 10:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Interesting video on the different types of AR-10's
Replies: 4
Views: 114

Interesting video on the different types of AR-10's

. I'm not sure if I agree with his conclusions about AR-10's in general, but I sure learned a lot watching the video. https://youtu.be/UtjRRYOY8IU Since I don't primarily depend on a 308, I am more interested in aesthetics and fun than practicality with the semiauto class of 308, therefore as a trad...
by AJMD429
Tue Jan 24, 2023 6:13 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Some 'interesting reading' - about 'Hunters'......laptop, that is...
Replies: 1
Views: 70

Some 'interesting reading' - about 'Hunters'......laptop, that is...

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https://bidenlaptopreport.marcopolousa. ... html#p=147

I'd never seen so much on it in one place... :shock:

Can you even IMAGINE the media firestorm that would be going on 24/7 if this were regarding Trump's son...?????????????
by AJMD429
Tue Jan 24, 2023 5:28 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: "Just like a good neighbor,
Replies: 5
Views: 86

Re: "Just like a good neighbor,

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Pense is too much the swamp-creature for me. Like Romney - wishy-washy, and I think may be using his religious beliefs as a costume. That's the way my cynical brain works.
by AJMD429
Mon Jan 23, 2023 10:55 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Football (along with most other sports) is dead to me...
Replies: 5
Views: 90

Re: Football (along with most other sports) is dead to me...

. Same here on the television. We quit having a television in the house in 1988 because we were getting ready to start raising a family, and we thought it was ridiculous to have a television in the house when they were books to read. All four of our kids could read at the 12th grade level by the tim...
by AJMD429
Mon Jan 23, 2023 10:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Arm Brace Trap
Replies: 14
Views: 375

Re: Arm Brace Trap

. Since it’s obvious that the organization is creating a ‘solution’ for something that is not a problem, (crime due to SBR’s owned by law-abiding individuals - the only ones who would register them, by definition ) they will continue to create progressively more strict ‘solutions’ until they solve w...
by AJMD429
Mon Jan 23, 2023 10:47 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: A good reason to have/get a CAMERA in and outside of your home
Replies: 2
Views: 99

A good reason to have/get a CAMERA in and outside of your home

. Think how this would be portrayed if they hadn't had a camera IN their home. There was clearly no "verbal altercation" or "resisting arrest" in this video... https://www.thegatewaypundit.com/2023/01/north-carolina-police-shoot-unarmed-disabled-white-man-hands-disturbing-video/ ...
by AJMD429
Sun Jan 22, 2023 10:45 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: F.S....S.E.PA.---Marlin CL 25-20
Replies: 3
Views: 198

Re: F.S....S.E.PA.---Marlin CL 25-20

. Drool, drool, drool.... . . . . . . . BUT . . . . . . . I don't need it, and wouldn't have time to shoot it for the next year or two, AND it should go to someone who will APPRECIATE it, and SHOOT it, instead of just 'collect' it like I would... :oops: Plus I don't have any 25 caliber firearms so t...
by AJMD429
Sun Jan 22, 2023 10:27 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: I didn't know the mass shooting was my fault...
Replies: 1
Views: 78

I didn't know the mass shooting was my fault...

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...but this left-wingnut sez so... :roll:

https://www.thegatewaypundit.com/2023/0 ... -festival/

Probably due to Global Warming (...er, I mean 'climate change' :lol: ) too.... :roll:
by AJMD429
Sun Jan 22, 2023 10:07 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Football (along with most other sports) is dead to me...
Replies: 5
Views: 90

Football (along with most other sports) is dead to me...

. https://www.breitbart.com/2nd-amendment/2023/01/22/los-angeles-rams-push-gun-control-group-as-police-seek-male-asian-attacker-in-california-shooting/ Now maybe if they had urged that people join the National Rifle Association, or Gun Owners of America, or the Second Amendment Foundation, I might f...
by AJMD429
Sun Jan 22, 2023 12:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New LEVERGUN cartridge?
Replies: 121
Views: 3489

Re: New LEVERGUN cartridge?

I finally said enuf! and went back to 2 3/4 Remmie Sluggers. I just had a bum realization: a 30-30 can't be rebored to 360 BuckHammer. Drat. 375 Winchester would still be a good option I'm guessing... There are a number of wildcats out there of course but getting a custom barrel for them is expensi...
by AJMD429
Sun Jan 22, 2023 11:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What if your CCW gun failed to fire 10-20% of the time...?
Replies: 36
Views: 637

Re: What if your CCW gun failed to fire 10-20% of the time...?

Doc was not saying there was a real Glock or a real LCP....he was using the term hypothetically . :wink: You have a good eye for detail. For lack of that some took the thread down a little bit different track but it was still an interesting discussion. I clarified the phrasing in the original post ...
by AJMD429
Sun Jan 22, 2023 10:47 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Make your Vaccinated Neighbor Buy a Gun...
Replies: 2
Views: 89

Make your Vaccinated Neighbor Buy a Gun...

. I asked an anti-gun, pro vaccine person this question a few months ago... What if I decided that I was afraid of criminal so I wanted to get a gun ...? I asked her if she would be okay with that. She said grudgingly that yes she would be okay with that, because it was my right even though tlshe di...
by AJMD429
Sat Jan 21, 2023 7:36 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: If you are a parent, homeschool...!!!
Replies: 1
Views: 50

If you are a parent, homeschool...!!!

. ... and if you are a grandparent or aunt or uncle, BE INVOLVED ...!!! I think one of the things that a lot of young idealistic self-identified "liberals" fall prey to is that they think it is sacrilege to ever question in the slightest anything done by the Democrat Party or political lef...
by AJMD429
Sat Jan 21, 2023 1:27 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: ATF dropped the brace rule today...
Replies: 11
Views: 225

Re: ATF dropped the brace rule today...

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Good show on it...

https://youtu.be/DMesltEXKmE

If the Rhino party had any integrity they'd abolish the agency anyway.
by AJMD429
Sat Jan 21, 2023 10:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is there a cartridge machinist in the house?
Replies: 26
Views: 507

Re: Is there a cartridge machinist in the house?

. I thought headspace on a rimmed cartridge was defined as the distance from bolt face to the front of the rim (so in essence is 'rim thickness'). If so either the front could be carefully filed so as not to damage case side walls, or the rear could be filed all across the base, but the primer might...
by AJMD429
Sat Jan 21, 2023 10:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: PA. Deer Season 2022.
Replies: 15
Views: 268

Re: PA. Deer Season 2022.

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Pretty cool to get that much time afield AND harvest so successfully.

Be sure to pass the tradition on to some young folks too - too many of em never field dressed anything.
by AJMD429
Fri Jan 20, 2023 10:37 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Bye bye ATF?
Replies: 7
Views: 225

Re: Bye bye ATF?

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It gives me an excuse to write my own legislators and ask them why they haven't already introduced a bill like this themselves, but since they haven't done that, when will they be co-sponsoring his bill...?
by AJMD429
Fri Jan 20, 2023 10:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Apparently wonders do cease!!
Replies: 30
Views: 565

Re: Apparently wonders do cease!!

1894cfan wrote: Fri Jan 20, 2023 12:27 pm If I remember right, Hutchin's next project was supposed to be about Hollywood pedophiles! What better way to set her up for a killing than a WESTERN movie set??????????
Wow that's creepy...
by AJMD429
Fri Jan 20, 2023 10:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Apparently wonders do cease!!
Replies: 30
Views: 565

Re: Apparently wonders do cease!!

. I'm SURE he'd be the first one to demand that parents be jailed if their kid got hold of a household firearm and injured or killed someone, despite that being an ACCIDENT that is a tragedy and jail only makes the family situation worse. But his defense will no doubt be that it was an accident, and...
by AJMD429
Thu Jan 19, 2023 11:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Now this would have made a good laxative...
Replies: 4
Views: 202

Now this would have made a good laxative...

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https://youtube.com/shorts/3JpFknXo5tQ?feature=share

I guess I never heard about it, but then I don't live in Hawaii.
by AJMD429
Thu Jan 19, 2023 10:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What if your CCW gun failed to fire 10-20% of the time...?
Replies: 36
Views: 637

Re: What if your CCW gun failed to fire 10-20% of the time...?

. I definitely feel like the number one issue is the gun has to be 100% reliable But part of being 'reliable' means you have it on your person...! So if you prioritize fashion or comfort, make sure that the more convenient gun is still 100% reliable. Now that I'm older I have a choice between all so...
by AJMD429
Thu Jan 19, 2023 10:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Apparently wonders do cease!!
Replies: 30
Views: 565

Re: Apparently wonders do cease!!

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Someone should just Photoshop a video making it look like he walked around the Capitol building 2 years ago. Then they'd put him in solitary confinement.