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by Grizz
Sat Dec 07, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dec 7th, 1941 --- Never Forget
Replies: 10
Views: 116

Re: Dec 7th, 1941 --- Never Forget

Yeah, the "snooooozemediums" can't remember it, but I do. Thanks to the ones we lost, the ones you lost, and the courage of the survivors.
by Grizz
Sat Dec 07, 2019 9:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 8 gauge
Replies: 12
Views: 197

Re: 8 gauge

Sheesh.. went wildly searching 8 bore topics and subjects. Sheesh. Now I have to look for an 8 bore upper for my AR project :!: :lol:
by Grizz
Sat Dec 07, 2019 9:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tried out my new 106 year-old 44-40 SRC (photo)
Replies: 13
Views: 201

Re: Tried out my new 106 year-old 44-40 SRC (photo)

that's good shooting! you seem to be a magnet for high quality old time shooting iron. I never see anything like that around here. My guess is that was a trapper's rifle... innards cared for and outside weathered, just like people. Perhaps he was a salt water trapper, running traps along the shoreli...
by Grizz
Fri Dec 06, 2019 11:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Heads up on unscrupulous seller on here - Pete44ru
Replies: 44
Views: 1029

Re: Heads up on unscrupulous seller on here - Pete44ru

MAIL FRAUD

what the fbi is really for
by Grizz
Thu Dec 05, 2019 9:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 50 Beowulf handloading topic...
Replies: 23
Views: 572

Re: 50 Beowulf handloading topic...

460 grains in a .5 inch bullet at 1550 fps sounds as if it could do some serious damage. It doesn't sound too punishing on the shoulder. yeah serious damage for sure. a lot of that depends on the alloy. I am curious to see if I can find a load that will run 1050 or thereabouts, and reliably cycle t...
by Grizz
Thu Dec 05, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 50 Beowulf handloading topic...
Replies: 23
Views: 572

Re: 50 Beowulf handloading topic...

wvfarrier wrote:
Thu Dec 05, 2019 9:03 am
i loaded 600gr hard cast when i was shooting 50 beowulf
I would like to see that bullet if you have a photo or link to it... also interested in the velocity. 'Thanks for the input.
by Grizz
Thu Dec 05, 2019 8:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 50 Beowulf handloading topic...
Replies: 23
Views: 572

Re: 50 Beowulf handloading topic...

However, I do sometimes repeat myself
by Grizz
Thu Dec 05, 2019 8:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 50 Beowulf handloading topic...
Replies: 23
Views: 572

Re: 50 Beowulf handloading topic...

Grizz, you been reading too much about mass and momentum and meplats...... What you need is a pointy one...... https://www.mattsbullets.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=66&products_id=181&zenid=rrjdsdhctnqsa0f2crumpl5566 THAT'S HILARIOUS, THANKS. My bullet selection is based on about thir...
by Grizz
Thu Dec 05, 2019 8:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 50 Beowulf handloading topic...
Replies: 23
Views: 572

Re: 50 Beowulf handloading topic...

Grizz, you been reading too much about mass and momentum and meplats...... What you need is a pointy one...... https://www.mattsbullets.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=66&products_id=181&zenid=rrjdsdhctnqsa0f2crumpl5566 THAT'S HILARIOUS, THANKS. My bullet selection is based on about thir...
by Grizz
Thu Dec 05, 2019 1:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 50 Beowulf handloading topic...
Replies: 23
Views: 572

Re: 50 Beowulf handloading topic...

Grizz just remember that the 50 beowulf runs about 35000 psi chamber pressure and needs 12 - 15000 psi port pressure to work the action. GOOD REMINDER, THANKS. I will experiment with the low end. I am curious how slow I can go and still cycle the gun. Will be nice if I can run some heavies subsonic...
by Grizz
Thu Dec 05, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Great Book....can't put it down....
Replies: 6
Views: 543

Re: Great Book....can't put it down....

Almost half of U.S. citizens in their 20's PREFER socialism to capitalism..... :| (...of course zero per cent those who have actually lived under socialism would say that...)
Yeah, well, 100% of them DON'T PAY TAXES
by Grizz
Thu Dec 05, 2019 12:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: to you crazy people who have guns stashed all over your house...
Replies: 28
Views: 1336

Re: to you crazy people who have guns stashed all over your house...

I guess having guns all over the house is ok if you do have several kinds of canine and technology types of security. However, if you're a little deaf and have nothing to alert you of an intruder, loaded guns laying around the house, even if hidden, would not make me feel any safer. I don't want to...
by Grizz
Thu Dec 05, 2019 12:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Introduced: Tesla Electric Pickup Truck
Replies: 45
Views: 1506

Re: Introduced: Tesla Electric Pickup Truck

if it weren't for taxpayers subsidizing Musk he might still be in his parents' basement . . . for those who think the end of the internal combustion on our highways is near at hand, I would gladly take that bet PROVIDED that there are NO SUBSIDIES for either the rolling stock or the electricity. No ...
by Grizz
Thu Dec 05, 2019 11:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 50 Beowulf handloading topic...
Replies: 23
Views: 572

Re: 50 Beowulf handloading topic...

Thunder50 wrote:
Thu Dec 05, 2019 10:37 am
I shoot the Lee 440gr boolit in my AR and I use Re7 for fuel. No problems yet.
Thanks for this. Do you have a velocity for your load. Don't care about the powder charge, but the velocity would help.
by Grizz
Thu Dec 05, 2019 11:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 50 Beowulf handloading topic...
Replies: 23
Views: 572

Re: 50 Beowulf handloading topic...

Grizz, you been reading too much about mass and momentum and meplats...... What you need is a pointy one...... https://www.mattsbullets.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=66&products_id=181&zenid=rrjdsdhctnqsa0f2crumpl5566 THAT'S HILARIOUS, THANKS. My bullet selection is based on about thir...
by Grizz
Wed Dec 04, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 50 Beowulf handloading topic...
Replies: 23
Views: 572

Re: 50 Beowulf handloading topic...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XBCZ_Xck0c4 here is a hard cast 380gr bullet from the 50 cal upper. 8 jugs and still going. this is what I am looking for, but'cept a little heavier. Matt's Bullets has a 460gr cast that looks right to me. I'll run that from subsonic to maybe 1400. That makes it an an...
by Grizz
Wed Dec 04, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 50 Beowulf handloading topic...
Replies: 23
Views: 572

Re: 50 Beowulf handloading topic...

Good link. Thanks Doc
by Grizz
Wed Dec 04, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 50 Beowulf handloading topic...
Replies: 23
Views: 572

Re: 50 Beowulf handloading topic...

I’ve loaded for and shot my gunsmith buddies 50 Beo . Matter of fact his 50 was the first AR I ever killed a deer with . I load the Hornady rubber tipped if my memory is correct they’re 350 grains . When I used his gun I shot some non fragnable factory rounds because he wanted to see how they did o...
by Grizz
Wed Dec 04, 2019 5:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 50 Beowulf handloading topic...
Replies: 23
Views: 572

Re: 50 Beowulf handloading topic...

I know nothing of ar-s, the .50 beowulf, or bears but I can imagine that if that 350 gr. plated berry bullet as loaded by or for alexander arms will not slay an angry bear then well maybe you had better stay on the boat..... IT'S FOR WHEN THEY TRY TO GET ON THE BOAT. Anyway, you can shoot any puny ...
by Grizz
Wed Dec 04, 2019 12:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 50 Beowulf handloading topic...
Replies: 23
Views: 572

50 Beowulf handloading topic...

I have a 50 cal AR upper on order, and want to know what you know about hand loads.. On the other topic I posted a link to a video of someone shooting that upper with various bullets. The heaviest bullet he shot was 350gr, which is hilarious to me because I shoot a 405gr bullet from my hand gun. In ...
by Grizz
Mon Dec 02, 2019 9:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: what "Deals"??
Replies: 9
Views: 620

Re: what "Deals"??

no worries. stuff happens. it's ok.
by Grizz
Mon Dec 02, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: what "Deals"??
Replies: 9
Views: 620

Re: what "Deals"??

Frizz I have one of these guys 6.5 Grendel and it’s an excellent shooter https://www.bearcreekarsenal.com/bca-ar-15-complete-upper-16-4150-parkerized-heavy-barrel-12-7-x-42-caliber-50-cal-carbine-length-gas-system-1-20-twist-w-15-mlok-split-rail thanks for the link Harry, I think I will like this o...
by Grizz
Mon Dec 02, 2019 7:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: what "Deals"??
Replies: 9
Views: 620

Re: what "Deals"?? UPDATE

HEY THANKS YOU ARM TWISTING ENABLERS . . . BCA AR-15 Complete Side Charging Upper Assembly, 16” 4150 Parkerized Heavy Barrel, 12.7 x 42 Caliber (.50 Cal), Carbine Length Gas System, 1:20 Twist w/ 15” MLOK Split Rail It's a slick side with right side charging handle. Horrible photo on their website. ...
by Grizz
Mon Dec 02, 2019 4:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: to you crazy people who have guns stashed all over your house...
Replies: 28
Views: 1336

Re: to you crazy people who have guns stashed all over your house...

:evil: :evil: :evil: Also a good reason to have a protective dog in the house. (Probably the only place I can't put hands on a weapon is the bathroom....) the bathroom is the only room in the house I would never consider NOT having guns... I was told by someone who knew that jailhouse u. teaches cr...
by Grizz
Sun Dec 01, 2019 9:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: another DOGFIGHT
Replies: 2
Views: 490

another DOGFIGHT

this story of this SBD dogfight was also on t.v.... an incredible feat of endurance and dogged determination. the planes themselves are a marvel of technology, the simple and tough and effective kind of technology. a couple of links that will get you into the story.... https://www.wearethemighty.com...
by Grizz
Sun Dec 01, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: what "Deals"??
Replies: 9
Views: 620

Re: what "Deals"??

just did look. nada via their search
by Grizz
Sun Dec 01, 2019 12:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: what "Deals"??
Replies: 9
Views: 620

what "Deals"??

I trolled around for some kind of deal on a 458 Socum OR a 50 Beo upper. There are only two reputeable manufacturers, and there are no deals. I was going to treat myself to whichever one capitulated. there is an outfit giving Texas a bad rep, with CHEAP firearms, that I can't bring myself to buy.......
by Grizz
Sun Dec 01, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: DOGFIGHTS
Replies: 3
Views: 442

DOGFIGHTS

Not much worth watching on tv until baseball resumes . . . however, the series called Dogfights is history at its best. Today I learned that a B17 took on 17 Zeros and survived, downing 4 of them and completing its mapping mission, returned to base with their losses and survviors. Tail Number 12666 ...
by Grizz
Sat Nov 30, 2019 5:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Use what's at hand.
Replies: 20
Views: 1196

Re: Use what's at hand.

I think blunt force trauma out kills hand gun wounds, only 10% of which are fatal, according to the CDC... if you remove suicides from the handgun murder rate gunshots are a lot less significant. according to the CDC, IIRC . . . . Abortions are murder and they exceed hand gun kills. Clubs, fists, ba...
by Grizz
Sat Nov 30, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Use what's at hand.
Replies: 20
Views: 1196

Re: Use what's at hand.

loved the push back....best part was that when the cops got there, they just killed him...
by Grizz
Thu Nov 28, 2019 1:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A warm and blessed Thanksgiving to all my friends here
Replies: 13
Views: 404

Re: A warm and blessed Thanksgiving to all my friends here

THANKS AND SAME BACK TO ALL....
by Grizz
Thu Nov 28, 2019 1:06 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Very disappointed in Chick-Fil-A
Replies: 12
Views: 634

Re: Very disappointed in Chick-Fil-A

AGREE. I'LL NEVER STAND IN LINE FOR THAT. MAKES ME FEEL LIKE PUKING.
by Grizz
Thu Nov 28, 2019 1:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: On the AR-15 as a home-defense weapon...
Replies: 30
Views: 954

Re: On the AR-15 as a home-defense weapon...

....maybe the answer is.....an AR pistol...
SEE POST #10
by Grizz
Thu Nov 28, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My first finger joint box. pictures added.
Replies: 94
Views: 1369

Re: My first finger joint box. pictures added.

I bet you could sell those by the 100s with those advertising photos... what is the finish you use?
by Grizz
Thu Nov 28, 2019 1:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Introduced: Tesla Electric Pickup Truck
Replies: 45
Views: 1506

Re: Introduced: Tesla Electric Pickup Truck

Rimfire McNutjob wrote:
Fri Nov 22, 2019 4:17 pm
Sort of like a Chevy Avalanche but redesigned by someone who watched a few too many Lost in Space episodes.
I was thinking about the stealth qualities. No more speeding tickets?
by Grizz
Thu Nov 28, 2019 12:55 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Wow - a Really GOOD explanation of the Second Amendment....
Replies: 1
Views: 181

Re: Wow - a Really GOOD explanation of the Second Amendment....

GOOD ONE. thanks for the link, it's circulating out right now
by Grizz
Wed Nov 27, 2019 1:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My first finger joint box. pictures added.
Replies: 94
Views: 1369

Re: My first finger joint box. pictures added.

love everything about pine. looks great pitchy
by Grizz
Mon Nov 25, 2019 3:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: .45-70 HSM 430gr +P RNFP Gel Test
Replies: 23
Views: 743

Re: .45-70 HSM 430gr +P RNFP Gel Test

Must be a bunch of young bucks here......as I've aged and gained wisdom, I learned a 44-45 caliber 250 gr. bullet traveling 1200 fps will kill anything in North America...easily......----6 I don't carry 525gr loads for things that I can kill easily. I carry them for animals that are not easy to sto...
by Grizz
Mon Nov 25, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: LOP?
Replies: 21
Views: 602

Re: LOP?

I like short LOP also. this is why I like collapsible AR stocks, and I put on on my shotgun. Helps when going from tee shirt weather to winter coat weather.... There you go, it's all about global warming, rifle manufacturers know that now we all shoot in tee shirts all year round.... :lol: yup . . ...
by Grizz
Sun Nov 24, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: LOP?
Replies: 21
Views: 602

Re: LOP?

I like short LOP also. this is why I like collapsible AR stocks, and I put on on my shotgun. Helps when going from tee shirt weather to winter coat weather....
by Grizz
Sun Nov 24, 2019 12:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: .45-70 HSM 430gr +P RNFP Gel Test
Replies: 23
Views: 743

Re: .45-70 HSM 430gr +P RNFP Gel Test

I loaded up some of the 525 grain pile drivers for my Marlin and those suckers killed on both ends!!! there is something to that. the 525 is my only 45/70 load for my guide gun, I've shot it from a couple of pistols, and my 4 rifles. It is loaded to around 1310 from Blaine's 10" BFR, to around 1450...
by Grizz
Sat Nov 23, 2019 9:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: RWS Diana Handgun
Replies: 8
Views: 372

Re: RWS Diana Handgun

looks like fun to me. what do you mean you can't plink over there?
by Grizz
Sat Nov 23, 2019 9:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: HAPPY BIRTHDAY. Old Ironsights.
Replies: 4
Views: 204

Re: HAPPY BIRTHDAY. Old Ironsights.

Yeah, Happy Birthday !
by Grizz
Fri Nov 22, 2019 9:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My first finger joint box. pictures added.
Replies: 94
Views: 1369

Re: My first finger joint box. pictures added.

That's Super Nice !!
by Grizz
Fri Nov 22, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: .45-70 HSM 430gr +P RNFP Gel Test
Replies: 23
Views: 743

Re: .45-70 HSM 430gr +P RNFP Gel Test

I loaded up some of the 525 grain pile drivers for my Marlin and those suckers killed on both ends!!! my daughter shoots those offhand from my guide gun, no problem for the girl... my 425gr load is about the same velocity as that 430gr round... it recoils more than my 525gr load, but SHEESH! Is thi...
by Grizz
Fri Nov 22, 2019 1:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Introduced: Tesla Electric Pickup Truck
Replies: 45
Views: 1506

Re: Introduced: Tesla Electric Pickup Truck

This is the shot I love. The Tesla "truck" towing a generator shack. Reality bites.
by Grizz
Thu Nov 21, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Global Warming....er... I mean...cooling....no, I meant warming....
Replies: 10
Views: 400

Re: Global Warming....er... I mean...cooling....no, I meant warming....

A FEW MORE LINKS .... FIRST ONE IS ONE OF THE BEST https://realclimatescience.com/ AND from real climate science, proof of collusion and deception..... https://realclimatescience.com/why-climate-science-peer-review-is-worthless/ AND ANOTHER: https://realclimatescience.com/the-history-of-the-modern-c...