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by AndyC
Thu Jul 19, 2018 9:38 pm
Forum: Reloading Forum
Topic: What Did You Do In The Reloading Room This Week?
Replies: 142
Views: 12561

Re: What Did You Do In The Reloading Room This Week?

Yep - .300 Blk is similar to a .357 Mag (and a little less than a 7.62 AK) in terms of mass/velocity, but the 30-cal rifle bullet beats the .357 in ballistic coefficient so it gets better distance.
by AndyC
Thu Jul 19, 2018 9:36 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Study: Chicago gangs using guns purchased in Illinois
Replies: 2
Views: 160

Study: Chicago gangs using guns purchased in Illinois

A new study reveals that most of the guns being used by gangs in Chicago were actually purchased in Illinois; the top seller is a gun store in Chicago's south suburbs. (Source: WGN - Chicago)
Video here.

So much for them getting them all in neighboring states...
by AndyC
Wed Jul 18, 2018 7:08 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: One Couger .357 build coming eventually
Replies: 30
Views: 903

Re: One Couger .357 build coming eventually

Ruger arrived; the project continues... total cost thus far with shipping and transfer-fees, around $840.

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by AndyC
Tue Jul 17, 2018 10:21 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: UK: the police state
Replies: 22
Views: 1119

Re: UK: the police state

The same mayor who said "Can you imagine if we limited freedom of speech because somebody's feelings might be hurt?", of course.
by AndyC
Mon Jul 16, 2018 9:37 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: One Couger .357 build coming eventually
Replies: 30
Views: 903

Re: One Couger .357 build coming eventually

Andy, Saw your latest Facebook post and was wondering how closely the Ruger and Python barrel cylinder pin shrouds align. I have no idea; I'm leaving the details up to the expert. I do know that there's no lockup at the front of the ejector-rod and that a ball-detent or two will need to be installe...
by AndyC
Mon Jul 16, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: Competitive Shooting
Topic: QUIT CHANGING THE RULES!!!!
Replies: 14
Views: 1662

Re: QUIT CHANGING THE RULES!!!!

Lena wrote:
Mon Dec 25, 2017 10:28 am
I doubt many here ever heard of A Swenson guns.
Armand Swenson? A legend - probably the first modern 1911 pistolsmith specializing in combat mods.
by AndyC
Mon Jul 16, 2018 4:51 pm
Forum: Gun and/or Self-Defense Related Political Issues
Topic: Another Meme Thread
Replies: 1627
Views: 161646

Re: Another Meme Thread

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by AndyC
Mon Jul 16, 2018 4:16 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: Made my first kydex revolver holster
Replies: 14
Views: 246

Re: Made my first kydex revolver holster

Heck, yeah - excellent! Curves nicely rounded, a nice sweat-shield area and you've left plenty of space for your hand to get in around the grip and draw - now maybe just a little burnishing of any sharp edges and you're off to the races. :cheers2:
by AndyC
Sun Jul 15, 2018 8:37 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: How "Prepped" Are you?
Replies: 42
Views: 1074

Re: How "Prepped" Are you?

In Gaelic that's indeed what it means - he sounds like a lifesaver to me...
by AndyC
Sun Jul 15, 2018 12:54 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: How "Prepped" Are you?
Replies: 42
Views: 1074

Re: How "Prepped" Are you?

I bet he made some fine water.
by AndyC
Sat Jul 14, 2018 9:56 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: One Couger .357 build coming eventually
Replies: 30
Views: 903

Re: One Couger .357 build coming eventually

Yeah, I wish I could afford a Python as well, but... still, I think this'll be pretty darned cool as is :)
by AndyC
Fri Jul 13, 2018 8:11 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: One Couger .357 build coming eventually
Replies: 30
Views: 903

Re: One Couger .357 build coming eventually

Got a Security Six on the way; the project progresses...
by AndyC
Fri Jul 13, 2018 5:38 pm
Forum: Gun and/or Self-Defense Related Political Issues
Topic: Another Meme Thread
Replies: 1627
Views: 161646

Re: Another Meme Thread

PBR wrote:
Fri Jul 13, 2018 5:12 pm
wow -- looks like rosie odonnell
Yeah, that's the joke; it upsets the snowflakes ;)
by AndyC
Fri Jul 13, 2018 2:46 pm
Forum: Gun and/or Self-Defense Related Political Issues
Topic: Another Meme Thread
Replies: 1627
Views: 161646

Re: Another Meme Thread

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by AndyC
Fri Jul 13, 2018 12:55 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: How "Prepped" Are you?
Replies: 42
Views: 1074

Re: How "Prepped" Are you?

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