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by Blaine
Tue Jan 19, 2021 2:25 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Carlson and the new militarization
Replies: 3
Views: 44

Re: Carlson and the new militarization

They are really scared of us. Good. :idea:
by Blaine
Tue Jan 19, 2021 3:16 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: I would not go to Washington DC for this inaguration
Replies: 19
Views: 223

Re: I would not go to Washington DC for this inaguration

Yep, and the 'iconic' dude all over the 'news' media as "the MAGA-hat-wearing, Confederate-flag-carrying Trump supporter, who led his fellow insurgents into the government building, to vandalize and destroy," was arrested in Delaware a couple days ago, and found to be not only an Antifa member, but...
by Blaine
Tue Jan 19, 2021 3:14 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Remembering Doctor King
Replies: 9
Views: 75

Re: Remembering Doctor King

. Morally - ‘we’ should CCW everywhere. Constitutionally - ‘keeping and bearing arms’ is clearly a REAL right ( as opposed to the made-up ‘rights’ the Left talks about, like rights to free stuff or rights to force others to do things for you :roll: ), so yes, ‘we’ have that right inherently as huma...
by Blaine
Mon Jan 18, 2021 5:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pellet Guns
Replies: 19
Views: 312

Re: Pellet Guns

Not sure what standard air rifle distances are? Our juniors shoot at 50', just as they do with .22RF rifles. They're hardly "professionals" as most are middle school, with a few reaching high school age. And I can't shoot as well off bench, prone, or sitting as most of these youngsters do offhand! ...
by Blaine
Mon Jan 18, 2021 4:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pellet Guns
Replies: 19
Views: 312

Re: Pellet Guns

I started doing some research on this after I bought my custom Sam Yang 45 Light Hunter PCP and Hatsan "Carnivore" (Lordy, what a cornball marketing campaign :lol: ) 135 QE 30 caliber air springer. My airgun friends told me to keep velocity down to 850-900 fps max with a pellet. Turns out they were...
by Blaine
Mon Jan 18, 2021 3:26 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Why Fox is going down the toilet
Replies: 1
Views: 75

Re: Why Fox is going down the toilet

If you can get by the "new and improved" commentators, they are still about the quickest for breaking the news.
by Blaine
Mon Jan 18, 2021 2:30 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Remembering Doctor King
Replies: 9
Views: 75

Re: Remembering Doctor King

We shouldn't have allowed 'voting machines' other than at most, to process PAPER ballots. We shouldn't have allowed voting without proper identification. We shouldn't have allowed voting 'by mail'. and We SHOULD have 'primaried' these RINOs out of candidacy; instead we settled for 'the lesser evil'...
by Blaine
Mon Jan 18, 2021 2:27 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Remembering Doctor King
Replies: 9
Views: 75

Re: Remembering Doctor King

So, Bill.....A man exercising his rights as enumerated in the Bill of Rights is a sorry-azzed individual? Do you see a group of people with guns as a terror group? I opine that your attitude is the one that 2nd Amendment supporters are pushing back against these days.
by Blaine
Mon Jan 18, 2021 3:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: .357 Magnum Carbine article
Replies: 17
Views: 328

Re: .357 Magnum Carbine article

158 grains at 1800 fps sounds like it would do all that Texas could need in the area I live in. Out West where there is a lot of prairie, you might need to reach out 200 yards or more. I loaded my 45-70 with 300s for hunting. At about 1900 fps it dropped about 11 inches at 200 yards. Just about whe...
by Blaine
Sun Jan 17, 2021 5:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pellet Guns
Replies: 19
Views: 312

Re: Pellet Guns

Some people see the One Ragged Hole groups by (nearly) professional airgunners on a benchrest and think that they are going to duplicate that sort of accuracy. When they can't, then starts the procession of a dozen different pellets to find "the best one". If you do all your shooting from a solid b...
by Blaine
Sun Jan 17, 2021 3:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Blackhawk vs KFrame
Replies: 31
Views: 436

Re: Blackhawk vs KFrame

My 50th Anniversary Blackhawk 357 is small and svelte compared to any regular Blackhawks, new or old model. It's also not really made sturdy enough for a steady diet of heavy loads. I broke mine shooting stiff 180s, but Ruger made it new again.
It's very nice, very accurate with Specials....
by Blaine
Sun Jan 17, 2021 3:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: .357 Magnum Carbine article
Replies: 17
Views: 328

Re: .357 Magnum Carbine article

50 yard??? :lol: :lol: :lol: I have seen guys shooting a Model 19, or other such accurate pistol, and hitting 6 inches or better at 100 yards totally offhand. No rest, no brace, nothing. A good carbine should be good for 100 to 150 yards for anyone who is a decent shot. I am not good enough to push...
by Blaine
Sun Jan 17, 2021 3:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: .357 Magnum Carbine article
Replies: 17
Views: 328

Re: .357 Magnum Carbine article

Blaine, you probably shot my Win94 357 Carbine out at the spot. I recall that is likes the white box 125gr, have you tried it in your Henry? It was a real nice one. My Henry isn't inaccurate, just an unwieldy, too heavy, too long kind of thing. The LOP was way too much, The curved metal buttplate i...
by Blaine
Sun Jan 17, 2021 2:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: .357 Magnum Carbine article
Replies: 17
Views: 328

Re: .357 Magnum Carbine article

I have one of the Henry brass-colored Big Boy .357s that was gifted to me. I don't really care for it. It's akin to putting up a fence post to one's shoulder. But, it was a gift and it would be insulting to the buddy that gave it to me. Henry's iron short rifle is the berries and if I get another .3...
by Blaine
Sun Jan 17, 2021 2:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pellet Guns
Replies: 19
Views: 312

Re: Pellet Guns

Some people see the One Ragged Hole groups by (nearly) professional airgunners on a benchrest and think that they are going to duplicate that sort of accuracy. When they can't, then starts the procession of a dozen different pellets to find "the best one". If you do all your shooting from a solid be...
by Blaine
Sun Jan 17, 2021 3:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lee F.C.D......
Replies: 14
Views: 254

Re: Lee F.C.D......

Appreciate the tip....never thought of that.
by Blaine
Sat Jan 16, 2021 9:49 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: “...Unregistered Ammunition...”
Replies: 8
Views: 191

Re: “...Unregistered Ammunition...”

Given the level of ignorance displayed by "news" reporters, I'm sure he pulled that term out of his six....Just like they will say "assault" gun, or semi-auto pump gun.
by Blaine
Sat Jan 16, 2021 3:44 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Not happy with Parler....
Replies: 3
Views: 108

Re: Not happy with Parler....

I didn't join Parler.
I did join MeWe in '18.
I can tell you that there is a icon to click to report posts.... :roll:
by Blaine
Thu Jan 14, 2021 6:14 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS in WV: 45-70 brass, bullets, and dies
Replies: 4
Views: 133

Re: FS in WV: 45-70 brass, bullets, and dies

Wow...somebody better jump on this quickly. :o What a steal on hard to find stuff.
by Blaine
Thu Jan 14, 2021 6:07 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Abolishing the electoral college
Replies: 8
Views: 162

Re: Abolishing the electoral college

Might be time for a convention of the states to consider constitutional amendments. Like term limits and prohibitions against profiting from an elected or appointed office. Unless the Convention is carefully set up for a limited number of issues, any number of Socialist amendments could slip thru.
by Blaine
Thu Jan 14, 2021 3:22 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Abolishing the electoral college
Replies: 8
Views: 162

Re: Abolishing the electoral college

It's a proposal for a constitutional AMENDMENT. Those are nearly impossible to get thru the process.
What is dangerous is that states are free to use their electors as the see fit. They are free to demand that electors vote for the person who received the most nationwide votes.
by Blaine
Thu Jan 14, 2021 3:18 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Apple is entering the censorship game....
Replies: 14
Views: 226

Re: Apple is entering the censorship game....

So much for the new I-Mac I was going to order pretty soon. My current I-Mac is pushing 10yo, and has been nearly perfect. I'll see what LG or SamSung has to offer in a large laptop. :evil: The problem isn't the hardware unfortunately it's the OS, Mac is linux based and there software is written sp...
by Blaine
Wed Jan 13, 2021 11:17 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: HAM radio operators may become heroes...
Replies: 10
Views: 172

Re: HAM radio operators may become heroes...

Signal compressor and a microburst transmitter. :wink:
by Blaine
Wed Jan 13, 2021 7:06 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: 4-Pronged False Flag
Replies: 11
Views: 154

Re: 4-Pronged False Flag

I've got a whole crapload of "horseshoes" that were bought before NICS for F2F sales became a law here in WA..... 8)
by Blaine
Wed Jan 13, 2021 7:01 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: HAM radio operators may become heroes...
Replies: 10
Views: 172

Re: HAM radio operators may become heroes...

I haven't had any sort of 2 way radio since CB started disgusting me a long, long time ago.
Do you experts think a mobile 2 meter would be useful?
by Blaine
Wed Jan 13, 2021 6:58 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Ammunition prohibition bill introduced...
Replies: 15
Views: 345

Re: Ammunition prohibition bill introduced...

I didn't get the memo...would you share? Blaine you dummy; it’s obvious... :roll: .....but just in case others out there don’t see it either ( ...cuz OF COURSE I see it clearly... ), elaboration might help educate those people... :D .....unless this is one of those “better to hint-at than actually ...
by Blaine
Wed Jan 13, 2021 6:55 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS----PA....Wheelweight Ingots
Replies: 15
Views: 289

Re: FS----PA....Wheelweight Ingots

:o :o
by Blaine
Wed Jan 13, 2021 2:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What We Currently Have Is Probably All We'll Get
Replies: 37
Views: 857

Re: What We Currently Have Is Probably All We'll Get

Check out the Umarex Air Saber. The Umarex AirSaber uses high-pressure air to propel a 376-grain arrow at velocities up to 450 feet per second with a fully charged air tank. Arrows shot from a full tank reach energy levels over 169 ft-lbs. This is more than enough for hunting big game and is, in fa...
by Blaine
Wed Jan 13, 2021 2:51 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Ammunition prohibition bill introduced...
Replies: 15
Views: 345

Re: Ammunition prohibition bill introduced...

I think there may be a perception issue here. the stealers of the government don't want to govern us, they plan to do the same thing to us that the bolcheviks did to the peasants in russia when they took control of that government. read some russian history. that is the playbook for what they plan ...
by Blaine
Wed Jan 13, 2021 2:46 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Apple is entering the censorship game....
Replies: 14
Views: 226

Re: Apple is entering the censorship game....

So much for the new I-Mac I was going to order pretty soon. My current I-Mac is pushing 10yo, and has been nearly perfect. I'll see what LG or SamSung has to offer in a large laptop. :evil:
by Blaine
Tue Jan 12, 2021 9:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What We Currently Have Is Probably All We'll Get
Replies: 37
Views: 857

Re: What We Currently Have Is Probably All We'll Get

Doc, just ordered last hard bound copy available to read on Amazon by James Alexander and by your recommendation. Sure it will be well worth it. More to airguns than people realize. Thanks Doc, -Tutt YouTube is replete with video of pellet gun hunting. .177 on up in calibre. Gamo has a break action...
by Blaine
Tue Jan 12, 2021 3:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Size
Replies: 21
Views: 501

Re: Size

I'll have you know that it's the camo pants/jacket that does the killing. :wink:
by Blaine
Tue Jan 12, 2021 9:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What We Currently Have Is Probably All We'll Get
Replies: 37
Views: 857

Re: What We Currently Have Is Probably All We'll Get

As a kid growing up in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, I seldom had as many as 100 rounds of 22 ammo. Usually it was less than 50. Those were the best hunting days of my life. Now folks have thousands and are worried about running out. Weird... No disrespect intended, but, hunting is not what I'm ...
by Blaine
Mon Jan 11, 2021 11:11 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: WARNING...not that WE need it...
Replies: 1
Views: 105

Re: WARNING...not that WE need it...

. It certainly wouldn’t surprise me because it is the logical next step. https://www.thegatewaypundit.com/2021/01/warning-not-attend-armed-protests-state-capitols-inauguration-possible-sinister-plot-hatched-radical-left-take-away-gun-rights/ I always used to wonder how 80 years ago in Europe all of...
by Blaine
Mon Jan 11, 2021 11:04 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Articles of Impeachment filed......again.
Replies: 6
Views: 119

Re: Articles of Impeachment filed......again.

I think Blaine is right. Their main two issues seem to be to do what they can to discredit him among the low information voters, combined with censorship to keep those voters in low information mode, and also to prevent him from running a second time. I think if they still have the remote possibili...
by Blaine
Mon Jan 11, 2021 10:58 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Biden Vows to "Defeat the NRA"
Replies: 4
Views: 128

Re: Biden Vows to "Defeat the NRA"

They just declare it a ‘terrorist organization’ and use the unnecessary redundant but twistable laws the REPUBLICANS so kindly provided to take them down and arrest any member who dares complain. Eazy-peazy... Probably not a stellar idea for "us" to prove it to "them".....But, "them" would not be w...
by Blaine
Mon Jan 11, 2021 10:56 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Coach Ultimately Not Trustworthy
Replies: 1
Views: 70

Re: Coach Ultimately Not Trustworthy

AJMD429 wrote:
Mon Jan 11, 2021 10:34 pm
https://www.breitbart.com/sports/2021/0 ... f-freedom/

Not anyone I’d trust to have integrity.
He's wobbly, and worried about all the Black members of the team.
by Blaine
Mon Jan 11, 2021 9:45 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Ammunition prohibition bill introduced...
Replies: 15
Views: 345

Re: Ammunition prohibition bill introduced...

Scott Tschirhart wrote:
Mon Jan 11, 2021 4:48 pm
Sheila Jackson Lee is an idiot and I don't see this going anywhere.
You are probably correct.
After the explicit pattern Socialists have portrayed over the last couple decades, I wish I could rest easy.
by Blaine
Mon Jan 11, 2021 5:59 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Articles of Impeachment filed......again.
Replies: 6
Views: 119

Re: Articles of Impeachment filed......again.

Getting? Sir, we passed that point four years ago. Probably longer ago than that. Impeached will now have the same "impact" as "racist"; Just another word thrown around that not too many people will care about. Besides, I seriously doubt...just like last time...the Senate won't allow a conviction. I...
by Blaine
Mon Jan 11, 2021 5:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What We Currently Have Is Probably All We'll Get
Replies: 37
Views: 857

Re: What We Currently Have Is Probably All We'll Get

I'm not hurting for components, but I wonder what makes you think that what we have is all we will get? For now, you are isolated from "some" of the impact. Other parts of the country will not be so lucky. Where there's a will, there's a way. There has always been and always will be a black market....
by Blaine
Mon Jan 11, 2021 3:58 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Ammunition prohibition bill introduced...
Replies: 15
Views: 345

Re: Ammunition prohibition bill introduced...

Grizz wrote:
Mon Jan 11, 2021 3:34 pm
might be reverting to a mob of single shot sharps shooters
How many yards can a troop of 500 shoot night arrows? 8)
by Blaine
Mon Jan 11, 2021 3:09 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Apple is entering the censorship game....
Replies: 14
Views: 226

Re: Apple is entering the censorship game....

Grizz wrote:
Mon Jan 11, 2021 3:04 pm
let's define conservative. I'll tell you mine if you'll tell me yours...
Not to be a PITA, but for now Constitutional is a pretty good stab at it.
by Blaine
Mon Jan 11, 2021 2:58 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Apple is entering the censorship game....
Replies: 14
Views: 226

Re: Apple is entering the censorship game....

crs wrote:
Mon Jan 11, 2021 2:36 pm
If all these companies are colluding, will they not soon hear from the Feds?

Asking for a friend.
When it comes to quashing conservatives, the Feds approve.
by Blaine
Mon Jan 11, 2021 2:56 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Ammunition prohibition bill introduced...
Replies: 15
Views: 345

Re: Ammunition prohibition bill introduced...

yeah, well, the chinese voting machine programs us a marxist cabal. I guess the "come and take them" crowd might be getting pretty excited. As a fellow Washingtonian you are no doubt aware that every single semi-auto long gun is now an "Assault Rifle". I expect that they will demand to have my 10-22.
by Blaine
Mon Jan 11, 2021 2:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Little helpful thoughts !
Replies: 20
Views: 462

Re: Little helpful thoughts !

Most of the symptoms for COVID are what I've had everyday for several years. Some COPD will do that for you. Picked up a SARS a few years ago that wrecked the lungs. Ain't whining, it's my own fault.
by Blaine
Mon Jan 11, 2021 2:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What We Currently Have Is Probably All We'll Get
Replies: 37
Views: 857

What We Currently Have Is Probably All We'll Get

If you're not stocked up to your ears on reloading components, you just might be out of luck. Suddenly, Powder Burn Rate Charts will be important, as well as understanding how to safely explore new loads with different bullet weights. While not a great idea, understanding primer interchangeability w...
by Blaine
Mon Jan 11, 2021 2:23 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Apple is entering the censorship game....
Replies: 14
Views: 226

Re: Apple is entering the censorship game....

You can follow most electronic products straight back to China.
LG is Korean.
by Blaine
Mon Jan 11, 2021 2:20 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: What are they so afraid of?
Replies: 7
Views: 225

Re: What are they so afraid of?

What scares them? As always, tyrants fear free men.
by Blaine
Mon Jan 11, 2021 2:17 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Biden Vows to "Defeat the NRA"
Replies: 4
Views: 128

Re: Biden Vows to "Defeat the NRA"

piller wrote:
Mon Jan 11, 2021 10:58 am
I keep hearing that the Lib***** want to defund the NRA. How are those fools going to do that? Unlike those Fascists of ANTIFA, NRA funding is not part of the Government.
If/When they stack SCOTUS, it's a matter of time.
They've been calling the NRA a terrorist organization for years.
by Blaine
Mon Jan 11, 2021 2:15 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Time to relax and get perspective...?
Replies: 9
Views: 303

Re: Time to relax and get perspective...?

The first two years of Barry the American-Hating Muslim first term, he owned the entire congress. Then, the midterms gave us back the Senate. We'll get thru this albeit this time the Conservatives will be considerably more demonstratively hostile. :twisted: You're assuming that fair elections will ...