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by bulletslap
Thu Jul 16, 2020 5:51 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: Who invented the AK-47?
Replies: 19
Views: 2078

Re: Who invented the AK-47?

It is closer to a Garland and a SVT than anything else.
by bulletslap
Sat Jun 27, 2020 1:39 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: DFW Way Out West Breakfast
Replies: 163
Views: 24850

Re: DFW Way Out West Breakfast

I had a great time today, I plan to attend again soon.
by bulletslap
Fri Jun 26, 2020 9:44 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: S&W Model 32-1 serial number lookup
Replies: 11
Views: 2273

Re: S&W Model 32-1 serial number lookup

The only record S&W that will give an idea of the age will be a ship date, And you obtain this by sending the S&W Historical Society a hundred bucks or so for a “Letter”. They were shipped in Serial order, but some people on the S&W forum may have a data base, and the Standard S&W Catalog will have ...
by bulletslap
Thu May 14, 2020 7:53 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: Interview with Chuck Taylor
Replies: 3
Views: 3223

Re: Interview with Chuck Taylor

I would guess that Clint Smith is the last of the original Gunsite era instructors ?

RIP Mr. Taylor.
by bulletslap
Mon Apr 27, 2020 10:02 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: Carbine Williams didn't design the M-1 Carbine
Replies: 9
Views: 3782

Re: Carbine Williams didn't design the M-1 Carbine

I do believe that Williams was the main designer of the Winchester Model 50.
by bulletslap
Thu Nov 28, 2019 3:25 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: Replacement S&W firing pins
Replies: 4
Views: 4341

Re: Replacement S&W firing pins

I have never replaced a new style S&W firing pin, just the Old style hammer nose type.

However I would check the end shake first, that can cause light strikes.
by bulletslap
Wed Nov 27, 2019 11:59 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: Revolver rust
Replies: 10
Views: 5309

Re: Revolver rust

The blueing that S&W currently does is not the same process the used in the early 1980s. I don’t know if that is of material to you or not.
by bulletslap
Thu Sep 12, 2019 9:15 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: What would YOU do?
Replies: 49
Views: 3746

Re: What would YOU do?

If one takes a Response to Active Shooter Class (I have been in two by different instructors) you will have to do long distance shooting. One class (KR Training) had us shooting at an 18 X 24 inch steel plate. We started at 25 yards and worked our way back to 70 yards and got hits all the way. Agre...
by bulletslap
Thu Sep 12, 2019 9:02 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: .22 pistol choices
Replies: 52
Views: 12108

Re: .22 pistol choices

Andy that looks a the offspring of a 1911 and a STEN gun "rlol"

Seriously however we need to tryout yours and my new Walther PPQ M2 22 together, soon.
by bulletslap
Sun May 26, 2019 11:37 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: South Africa: Violent farm murders
Replies: 94
Views: 10297

Re: South Africa: Violent farm murders

South Africa is one or two generations ahead of the US.
by bulletslap
Fri May 24, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: Not well known guns - Review
Replies: 11
Views: 1284

Re: Not well known guns - Review

I would never deign to own a firearm that was not solidly mainstream, just Ask my friend AndyC.
by bulletslap
Mon Feb 04, 2019 5:12 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: Reputable US Militaria Collector / Buyer in Dallas Area?
Replies: 5
Views: 631

Re: Reputable US Militaria Collector / Buyer in Dallas Area?

Good idea, Roy is one of the good ones in the business.
by bulletslap
Wed Jan 30, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: Reputable US Militaria Collector / Buyer in Dallas Area?
Replies: 5
Views: 631

Re: Reputable US Militaria Collector / Buyer in Dallas Area?

Jackson Armory in Snider plaza University Park for the military pieces, Roy's in Irving for the others.
by bulletslap
Mon Jan 28, 2019 9:00 pm
Forum: Reloading Forum
Topic: Quick-Change mounting system
Replies: 5
Views: 976

Re: Quick-Change mounting system

Or you could have used 20 bucks worth of 3/4 plywood and C Clamps :cheers2:

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