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by AJMD429
Sat Jun 15, 2019 12:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Crimson Trace Giveaway
Replies: 1
Views: 38

Crimson Trace Giveaway

I have only won one 'giveaway' (but it was a good one - a Springfield Scout Squad Rifle 20 years ago), but Crimson Trace is giving away a gun/laser combination every couple weeks this year. Here's the links to the first two - https://binkd.co/Vt12o and https://binkd.co/XbHx6 (I think it is a cascadi...
by AJMD429
Sat Jun 15, 2019 12:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: These Ducks look pretty happy to me...
Replies: 4
Views: 93

These Ducks look pretty happy to me...

https://youtu.be/Vr95Hir8bzw

I guess when SnowFlakes encounter the Real World, they freak out...
by AJMD429
Sat Jun 15, 2019 10:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lightning Strikes (real ones - cool map)
Replies: 2
Views: 65

Lightning Strikes (real ones - cool map)

LightningMaps.org

Makes it easier to tell weather the radar showing a major storm with lightning, versus just a bunch of rain.
by AJMD429
Fri Jun 14, 2019 10:36 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS in WV: Military and gun books
Replies: 1
Views: 45

Re: FS in WV: Military and gun books

I'll takeThe Timeline of the Vietnam War $6.00 shipped
by AJMD429
Fri Jun 14, 2019 5:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Local gun shops. And greed. grrrrrrrr......
Replies: 30
Views: 426

Re: Local gun shops. And greed. grrrrrrrr......

Here's the deal, though - 'forced loss-leaders' - for ME, it is the 45 minute visit with Anthem Blue Cross (which the patient will mistakenly think is 'great' insurance). Anthem forces the physician to commit fraudulent underbilling under threat, in order to boost their profits, so the most you can ...
by AJMD429
Fri Jun 14, 2019 2:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Local gun shops. And greed. grrrrrrrr......
Replies: 30
Views: 426

Re: Local gun shops. And greed. grrrrrrrr......

Around here depends on the dealer. As far as "greed" - when I see patients who complain that I charge around $180/hour for "even simple things" addressed at an appointment lasting 35 minutes, I just figure I'll start feeling guilty about my charges when I make more money per hour than my patients do...
by AJMD429
Fri Jun 14, 2019 2:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Japanese 'War Tubas' - not - but 'War Balloons' - yes...
Replies: 9
Views: 164

Re: Japanese 'War Tubas' - not - but 'War Balloons' - yes...

People chuckle about the ineffectiveness of the balloon bombs without realizing how close we came to real disaster. Look up "Unit 731" and " Unit 1644" & then you'll realize what the ultimate goal of a balloon bomb over Los Angeles or San Francisco was. One of the more chilling aspects of the 731 s...
by AJMD429
Fri Jun 14, 2019 1:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Japanese 'War Tubas' - not - but 'War Balloons' - yes...
Replies: 9
Views: 164

Re: Japanese 'War Tubas' - not - but 'War Balloons' - yes...

I am not surprised most people don't know about these. Americans don't know history. Not long ago I had a conversation with a fellow who believed the Battle of the Bulge happened outside of Petersburg, VA during the Civil War. When I said he was wrong, that the Bulge was in Europe in WW2 and the on...
by AJMD429
Fri Jun 14, 2019 9:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Japanese 'War Tubas' - not - but 'War Balloons' - yes...
Replies: 9
Views: 164

Japanese 'War Tubas' - not - but 'War Balloons' - yes...

https://www.history.com/news/attack-of- ... -years-ago

another article - https://web.mst.edu/~rogersda/forensic_ ... %20new.htm

I had never heard about these....!

I guess the Palestinians are using them currently against Israel.
by AJMD429
Thu Jun 13, 2019 9:36 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Texas passed a law protecting religious freedom.
Replies: 3
Views: 84

Re: Texas passed a law protecting religious freedom.

We could have gotten more gun rights laws through the state legislature this session if Speaker of the House, Dennis Bonnen, not LIED to the Texas 2A community about being a pro 2A Republican! Sorry for the "off topic" reply but I can't stand to be lied to! And yes, I agree that it's sad we have to...
by AJMD429
Thu Jun 13, 2019 8:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lever gun "nostalgia only"?
Replies: 27
Views: 401

Re: Lever gun "nostalgia only"?

They do the numerous jobs they were designed for (all-around 'ranch rifle', hunting rifle, home-protection rifle, pistol-companion rifle, 'truck' rifle, and 'hard-times' rifle) better than any other rifle. However..... They do NOT beat bolt actions for pinpoint accuracy They do NOT beat semiautos fo...
by AJMD429
Wed Jun 12, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: EH Central
Replies: 4
Views: 152

Re: EH Central

Beautiful guns....
by AJMD429
Wed Jun 12, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Big Power........
Replies: 12
Views: 303

Re: Big Power........

piller wrote:
Wed Jun 12, 2019 5:23 pm
If needs were all, then most of us here would have one-third or even less of our current collection of firearms. I do not need both a 30-30 and a 35 remington caliber Marlin. I don't need half of my handguns. I don't need a 7mm-08. I want them.
....Blasphemy.....!!!!!!! :o
by AJMD429
Wed Jun 12, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Big Power........
Replies: 12
Views: 303

Re: Big Power........

Is he running a 350 grain bullet up to 2800fps? I don't even want to know the pressures. That seems pretty high for the 50-110. 2350fps with 350 grains is plenty stiff enough for me. My 375 Ruger will get around 2500 fps with a 350 grain bullet, but that's about it.... .... should I feel under-gunn...
by AJMD429
Wed Jun 12, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Easy way to be 'politically active'....
Replies: 7
Views: 188

Easy way to be 'politically active'....

I got this today: This is your quarterly AmazonSmile donation notification. Your charity, Gun Owners Foundation, recently received a quarterly donation of $10,760.34 thanks to customers shopping at smile.amazon.com. To date, AmazonSmile has donated a total of: $94,461.18 to Gun Owners Foundation $13...
by AJMD429
Tue Jun 11, 2019 7:01 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Iran stockpiling weapons - in LONDON...!
Replies: 2
Views: 101

Iran stockpiling weapons - in LONDON...!

https://youtu.be/m-Rep-1u4qs?t=2818 Interesting that this is just now making the news - but was actually discovered just a few months after the U.K. signed on to the Iran Nuclear Deal in 2015 or so... No wonder the U.K. was so adamant to keep the lid on the SpyGate documents. They seem to have quit...
by AJMD429
Mon Jun 10, 2019 9:15 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Yes, even idiots can make it through med school....
Replies: 3
Views: 94

Yes, even idiots can make it through med school....

https://www.medpagetoday.com/meetingcoverage/ama/80345? " To chants of "AMA, get out of the way!," a coalition of several hundred doctors, nurses, medical students, community organizers, and patients rallied outside the American Medical Association's (AMA) House of Delegates annual meeting to deman...
by AJMD429
Mon Jun 10, 2019 6:37 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: If today's 'news' media were to report D-day...
Replies: 2
Views: 107

Re: If today's 'news' media were to report D-day...

What is unfortunate about our so-divided society nowadays is that this particular humorous item has been passed around all over the place, and I've seen otherwise reasonable people 'take offense' at the portrayal of the political left and the 'news' media. I guess if you criticize the far-left, anyo...
by AJMD429
Sun Jun 09, 2019 10:51 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Further proof that liberalism is a mental illness
Replies: 2
Views: 109

Re: Further proof that liberalism is a mental illness

Candace Owens says it outright - "It's an IQ thing..." - https://youtu.be/pHJRGsnMHf8?t=1177

And Dennis Prager points out the bizarre fact that the Left says the NAZI movement was from the political Right.... https://www.dennisprager.com/jews-who-c ... holocaust/
by AJMD429
Sun Jun 09, 2019 7:50 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Further proof that liberalism is a mental illness
Replies: 2
Views: 109

Re: Further proof that liberalism is a mental illness

If I were cursed with left-winger 'progressssive' kids I would NOT want them to have a kid to indoctrinate, even though I'd hope as grandpa i could un-do some of the damage.
by AJMD429
Sat Jun 08, 2019 10:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Remington 40X
Replies: 8
Views: 250

Re: Remington 40X

Sounds fun.....
by AJMD429
Sat Jun 08, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: If today's 'news' media were to report D-day...
Replies: 2
Views: 107

If today's 'news' media were to report D-day...

Subject: How D-Day would be covered by today's media... NORMANDY, FRANCE (June 6, 1944) Three hundred French civilians were killed and thousands more were wounded today in the first hours of America's invasion of continental Europe. Casualties were heaviest among women and children. Most of the Fren...
by AJMD429
Fri Jun 07, 2019 7:13 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Question on Presidential Power
Replies: 3
Views: 110

Question on Presidential Power

.... does the president of the United States still have the authority to unilaterally decide what is on the menu when he's flying on Air Force One...??? From what I can tell this is still a power that Congress and the various district courts around the country are still allowing the president to hav...
by AJMD429
Fri Jun 07, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Adjustable fire grill
Replies: 17
Views: 336

Re: Adjustable fire grill

If you guys want really cool grills, a relative and great guy owns this place - https://fire-boulder.com/ - buy some boulder grills from him so he can buy more cool guns to bring over to my place and let me shoot them.... :mrgreen:

Also landscaping stone and all sorts of stuff.
by AJMD429
Fri Jun 07, 2019 6:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: cast loads in lever 45's
Replies: 2
Views: 163

Re: cast loads in lever 45's

Yep. 'Cowboy' level loads in my 16" Rossi are more pleasant to shoot than a 22 LR out of a 16" rifle. Less of a sharp 'crack' - probably due to being subsonic.
by AJMD429
Fri Jun 07, 2019 6:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: is a 45 colt lever with 1:16 twist too fast?
Replies: 19
Views: 443

Re: is a 45 colt lever with 1:16 twist too fast?

Maybe this will act as a de-fogger...… 45 Colt - 1 in 16" .....Chiappa M92; Ruger; T/C Carbine 45 Colt - 1 in 26"......Win 92 45 Colt - 1 in 38"....Henry Big Boy; Marlin; Ruger; Win 94 Interesting - I think it is similar with 44 Mag. The Rugers (96/44 levergun as well as 77/44 bolt action and I bel...
by AJMD429
Thu Jun 06, 2019 10:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 45-70 lever ammo feeding advice needed
Replies: 7
Views: 253

Re: 45-70 lever ammo feeding advice needed

I would definitely try some other 'normal' factory loads in it before doing anything. If those loads don't function either then you know the gun has an issue and you will need to address that. If the other factory loads function fine, then you have to decide whether to use different ammunition, or m...
by AJMD429
Thu Jun 06, 2019 9:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Time to pray Psalm 144: 1,2.......
Replies: 13
Views: 339

Re: Time to pray Psalm 144: 1,2.......

Every single individual who has EVER endorsed ANY 'gun control' law is spitting in the face of these young men, for it all began with 'gun registration' emphasizing 'military' style firearms and handguns, for the alleged purpose of 'reducing crime, violence, and gangs', and the legislation was craft...
by AJMD429
Thu Jun 06, 2019 6:07 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Senator McConnell's........
Replies: 3
Views: 122

Re: Senator McConnell's........

That's funny. Not even sure what he meant. Maybe that's intentional....
by AJMD429
Thu Jun 06, 2019 6:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help Needed ! ! !
Replies: 18
Views: 364

Re: Help Needed ! ! !

With electronic gear, I find that the biggest thing is keeping the smoke in. When it starts making noises and the smoke comes out, it usually won't work any more.
by AJMD429
Thu Jun 06, 2019 6:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Time to pray Psalm 144: 1,2.......
Replies: 13
Views: 339

Re: Time to pray Psalm 144: 1,2.......

....and most of them were just kids - 'teenagers with guns'. . . kids willing to risk violent death to protect the freedom of others.

What I pray for now is that current and future generations are as courageous. I hope I'm not praying in vain.... :|
by AJMD429
Wed Jun 05, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Well, screw Kay Jewelers....
Replies: 3
Views: 141

Well, screw Kay Jewelers....

https://www.breitbart.com/politics/2019 ... use-armed/

Might be next time I go ring shipping I will 'almost' buy a big fancy ring there, then find out about their anti-gun policy, and cancel the sale after I let them know why.
by AJMD429
Wed Jun 05, 2019 4:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I just saw that the 1895 is back.
Replies: 37
Views: 1304

Re: I just saw that the 1895 is back.

" I am also looking for one of those funny side levers in .375 Ruger. I am saving up to go back to Africa, and want to do it before I get too old. I turn 54 in less than a week, so I still have time. I just want it to be as enjoyable as last time, and getting close enough to in shape as I can get wi...
by AJMD429
Wed Jun 05, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: How's Trump doing?
Replies: 15
Views: 286

Re: How's Trump doing?

The previous responses have pretty much covered it. Our President is doing quite well...than you for asking, especially so given the derangement of our national media and of course...the opposition party. Heck, Democrats haven't been this angry since Republicans made them give up their slaves. KEEP...
by AJMD429
Wed Jun 05, 2019 4:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: And the media portrays 'hunters' as evil....
Replies: 6
Views: 263

Re: And the media portrays 'hunters' as evil....

.....and I'll bet that every one of those animal-abusers who actually sobets up long enough to vote, VOTES DEMOCRAT..... :| :evil:
by AJMD429
Wed Jun 05, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Watch Out For Windows 10 - 1903 System Update: It Takes Hours!!
Replies: 19
Views: 313

Re: Watch Out For Windows 10 - 1903 System Update: It Takes Hours!!

I didn't even know they had computers in 1903.... :D
by AJMD429
Wed Jun 05, 2019 4:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Making the rounds ...
Replies: 4
Views: 292

Re: Making the rounds ...

I saw a dude last week who was furious we made him come in twice a year (once for a physical and mid-year for a followup) because he had to pay a $40 co-pay each time, and twice a year I want him to do labs that cost him $70 out-of-pocket. His other doctor only did 'what insurance covered' and after...
by AJMD429
Wed Jun 05, 2019 9:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: And the media portrays 'hunters' as evil....
Replies: 6
Views: 263

Re: And the media portrays 'hunters' as evil....

Not only is that a disgraceful way to treat any animal, surely it cannot be the best way to maximize profits. Whoever is in charge should be fired and those sick bully boys should do time for animal cruelty. I wonder from what septic tank that dairy recruits its workers.... :shock: I betcha they're...
by AJMD429
Tue Jun 04, 2019 9:35 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Andrew Klavan on 'Raaaaacism'
Replies: 0
Views: 59

Andrew Klavan on 'Raaaaacism'

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nWZFxbJ ... e=youtu.be

His satiric political commentary is pretty cool.
by AJMD429
Tue Jun 04, 2019 8:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gotta admit, this is impressive long-range stuff...
Replies: 0
Views: 174

Gotta admit, this is impressive long-range stuff...

Over 1,000 yards with anything less than 338 caliber always amazes me...

https://youtu.be/2RMHcGfJWnU

Match Grade machine website - https://matchgrademachine.com/224-valky ... 300-yards/
by AJMD429
Tue Jun 04, 2019 8:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: USPS thieves
Replies: 20
Views: 533

Re: USPS thieves

I send small amounts of cash sometimes, but there's no way to avoid sending 'cash' if you're sending collectible coins....!
by AJMD429
Sun Jun 02, 2019 11:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Texas outlaws Red Light Cameras.
Replies: 20
Views: 384

Re: Texas outlaws Red Light Cameras.

I agree.
by AJMD429
Sun Jun 02, 2019 11:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How to get parental nap-time.....
Replies: 2
Views: 221

How to get parental nap-time.....

"OK, kids, Mommy and Daddy are going to take a nap, but the house needs cleaned, so be sure not to let us sleep more than an hour; then when you wake us up we can all clean the house together...!"
by AJMD429
Sun Jun 02, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M1 Garand (camp fire)
Replies: 4045
Views: 65820

Re: M1 Garand (camp fire)

Also been messing around with making a primitive battery. https://i.imgur.com/fAY8lw4h.jpg https://i.imgur.com/K7Ky1GXh.jpg How to do it. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dR2EsV4yGf8&t=124s https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rIdPfDHeROI Here's another one that is compact and easy to make. Only costs a ...
by AJMD429
Sun Jun 02, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: 'Suppressor' used in mass shooting in Virginia
Replies: 3
Views: 155

Re: 'Suppressor' used in mass shooting in Virginia

USA Today was not as distorting in their article on 'suppressors' as was the Washington Post...
by AJMD429
Sun Jun 02, 2019 7:09 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: How's Trump doing?
Replies: 15
Views: 286

Re: How's Trump doing?

My respect for the man has consistently increased since he was elected, and at this point I honestly think he is the best president we've probably had in at least 50 years, if not 200. I can tell you this, it is increasingly clear that Obama and Clinton and the Deep State all had plans to take down ...
by AJMD429
Sat Jun 01, 2019 9:13 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: 'Suppressor' used in mass shooting in Virginia
Replies: 3
Views: 155

Re: 'Suppressor' used in mass shooting in Virginia

As I suspected...score one more 'victory' for 'gun-free zones'....

https://www.breitbart.com/politics/2019 ... free-zone/