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by AJMD429
Wed Apr 17, 2019 10:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 500 S&W in lever guns
Replies: 24
Views: 296

Re: 500 S&W in lever guns

I agree with the rifle/pistol cartridge distinction as being somewhat immaterial. I can't fire a revolver with more recoil than a stout 44 Magnum with enough accuracy to hit a bear at ten paces even if it were standing still, so to me, the "500 S&W" is one I think of as a "rifle" cartridge, because ...
by AJMD429
Wed Apr 17, 2019 9:52 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: I can't think of any polite words to describe her...
Replies: 2
Views: 29

I can't think of any polite words to describe her...

https://youtu.be/4ZvtMyeUhNc

Perhaps "snarky" will have to do.

Between her and AOC, the unique and potent blend of arrogance and stupidity is just amazing..... :|
by AJMD429
Wed Apr 17, 2019 7:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 500 S&W in lever guns
Replies: 24
Views: 296

Re: 500 S&W in lever guns

Nice 44! Is that a Burris Fastfire? Just put a new one on my CHiappa Alaskan in .44 mag... It is a 1970s version that was taking apart for burglar-proof storage when I away at college (we had had five burglaries in four years at our house). I immersed the action in a long pan of oil while the stock...
by AJMD429
Tue Apr 16, 2019 10:31 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Question for Construction Guys...
Replies: 2
Views: 51

Question for Construction Guys...

Bernie Sanders suggested building shelters for illegal immigrants pending their evaluation. Given that the recent rate of border crossing (over 1,000 per day) would mean that a community the size of Indianapolis needs to be built every year, with enough housing built and completed every single day t...
by AJMD429
Tue Apr 16, 2019 9:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M-16 Adoption by the Military
Replies: 16
Views: 358

Re: M-16 Adoption by the Military

Even though I had an M16 issued to me during my 'visit' to RVN '68-'69, my primary weapons were my M-48 tank's 90mm main gun, my TC position M-2 fifty MG, and my 1911 45. Other than the fact that people were constantly trying to kill you at the time , having that kind of firepower just had to be th...
by AJMD429
Tue Apr 16, 2019 8:57 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: The Clinton Chronicles continue on, and on, and on....
Replies: 1
Views: 45

The Clinton Chronicles continue on, and on, and on....

Ok, so Joseph Misfud disappeared, so when do you think Julian Assange and Dana Boente will fall in a hole somewhere...??? Do you think they are safe since they are in the public eye now...??? I was listening to Bongino - https://bongino.com/ep-959-the-curious-case-of-julian-assange/ tonight, and thi...
by AJMD429
Tue Apr 16, 2019 8:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 500 S&W in lever guns
Replies: 24
Views: 296

Re: 500 S&W in lever guns

EG73 wrote:
Tue Apr 16, 2019 8:43 am
You’re forgetting the BHA-89 is a much smaller gun the the 1895. Apples to oranges.
Yep - here is mine next to the 44 Mag 1894 Marlin....
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by AJMD429
Tue Apr 16, 2019 1:31 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Of course Swalwell will be portrayed as 'moderate'....
Replies: 2
Views: 52

Of course Swalwell will be portrayed as 'moderate'....

https://www.breitbart.com/politics/2019/04/16/eric-swalwell-pushes-jail-time-for-americans-who-wont-hand-over-assault-weapons/ Interesting that even when he is reminded that handguns are used in FAR more murders than 'assault weapons', he still says we citizens (aka 'subjects') would be 'allowed' t...
by AJMD429
Mon Apr 15, 2019 9:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 500 S&W in lever guns
Replies: 24
Views: 296

Re: 500 S&W in lever guns

A 500 S&W load I saw either on their website or from a link there, uses a 370 grain hard-cast at 2,209 fps from the 18" carbine - for 4008 ft-lb or 58 Taylor Knock Out factor - pretty good power if that's what you're after...! I'm not sure I'd buy a Model 89 if my only goal was 'the most powerful le...
by AJMD429
Mon Apr 15, 2019 11:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 500 S&W in lever guns
Replies: 24
Views: 296

Re: 500 S&W in lever guns

My 500 S&W (BHA 89) levergun is a derivative of the 1886, and the carbine version I have is about the size of a Marlin 1894 and about the same heft as a Marlin Guide Gun, but is much better made, and in a cartridge the gun was DESIGNED around, rather than modified to accept. I like that. Plus a 0.50...
by AJMD429
Mon Apr 15, 2019 11:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Public Perception of 'Hunters'....
Replies: 13
Views: 273

Re: The Public Perception of 'Hunters'....

Wow - this police chief got put on 'administrative leave' for 'liking' a tweet that said "Merry Christmas" - because it was from the NRA.... :shock: :roll: :evil:

https://www.breitbart.com/tech/2019/04/ ... nra-trump/
by AJMD429
Sun Apr 14, 2019 9:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Public Perception of 'Hunters'....
Replies: 13
Views: 273

Re: The Public Perception of 'Hunters'....

Dunno if she had other issues or was just emotionally wimpy, but to think that people sent her death threats because she was a Hunter is disgusting. Those people ought to have to endure that now, and see what it is like... :evil:
by AJMD429
Sun Apr 14, 2019 8:20 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Wow....this dude really nails Tucker Carlson....!
Replies: 6
Views: 297

Re: Wow....this dude really nails Tucker Carlson....!

Here is Carlson interviewing Shiff.....this is so great, especially now that we know what all Shifty was up to the past couple years.... :lol:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SPhBiVK ... e=youtu.be
by AJMD429
Sun Apr 14, 2019 7:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Public Perception of 'Hunters'....
Replies: 13
Views: 273

The Public Perception of 'Hunters'....

The general public (i.e. 'electorate') has a dim view of those who choose to harvest their own meat, such as this young woman, just in case you wondered.
by AJMD429
Sun Apr 14, 2019 6:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Biblical Conflict?
Replies: 26
Views: 481

Re: A Biblical Conflict?

Having several patients who are Buddhists, including some 'higher-ups', I did some reading on that philosophy and religion, from many sources, including Joseph Campbell, and several histories of the Dalai Lamas. If you do that with an open mind, it will NOT undermine your faith in Christ, but will b...
by AJMD429
Sun Apr 14, 2019 6:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Now this is just so cool!
Replies: 8
Views: 210

Re: Now this is just so cool!

Can you imagine the torque on that shared wing...? I wasn't the only one who thought that, I see. Joining the tails would make a MUCH stronger structure. But perhaps since the payload is carried there, there's a logistical reason not to do that. Maybe they're afraid that the released payload will h...
by AJMD429
Sun Apr 14, 2019 2:26 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Global Warming . . . er I mean 'Climate Change' . . .
Replies: 0
Views: 39

Global Warming . . . er I mean 'Climate Change' . . .

https://youtu.be/RZlICdawHRA Good talk - if there are any Climate Derangement Syndrome sufferers who actually are willing to have an 'open and honest discussion' about the issue, which IS what they all say they want to do.... :roll: Like most leftist positions, they say they are wanting an 'open an...
by AJMD429
Sun Apr 14, 2019 1:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Now this is just so cool!
Replies: 8
Views: 210

Re: Now this is just so cool!

Yeah - and the tails were also attached on the P-38, instead of just the wings. That seems like it would be very strong and not fatigue and crack metal or joints.

Of course this new-fangled one could have a one-piece body made of rubber or carbon-fiber for all I know.... :D
by AJMD429
Sun Apr 14, 2019 1:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Biblical Conflict?
Replies: 26
Views: 481

Re: A Biblical Conflict?

wm wrote:
Sun Apr 14, 2019 1:02 pm
Jesus was pretty clear in his message of being kind, forgiving, and helpful. The Holy Spirit whispers encouragement and inspiration to me on occasion.

I'll leave judging others to the Almighty. I'll stay busy trying to live up to what I feel is right and just.
Same here.
by AJMD429
Sun Apr 14, 2019 10:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: One rifle, one pistol
Replies: 144
Views: 2427

Re: One rifle, one pistol

"...or if you aren’t too worried about concealing it –
AR-15 or AK47 type pistol with an arm brace ...
"

That would be a classic pairing for the drilling....! :mrgreen:
by AJMD429
Sun Apr 14, 2019 10:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Now this is just so cool!
Replies: 8
Views: 210

Re: Now this is just so cool!

I can't imagine this airplane would do very well. Can you imagine the torque on that shared wing...? I don't even play an aeronautical engineer on television, but it seems like it would have been better to have the tail shared as well. I guess the proof is in the pudding, and it seemed to fly ok....!
by AJMD429
Sat Apr 13, 2019 8:59 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Progressives aren't strong enough to criticize Obama...
Replies: 0
Views: 36

Progressives aren't strong enough to criticize Obama...

...but they CAN criticize Hillary. In the world of 'intersectionality points' , Hillary doesn't have enough to prevent some of the more intellectually-honest 'liberals' (i.e. older individuals who grew up with the concept that 'liberal' meant open-minded, tolerant, intelligent, and wanting a just, f...
by AJMD429
Sat Apr 13, 2019 4:03 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: ACLU on the right side for a change..?
Replies: 1
Views: 59

ACLU on the right side for a change..?

I thought they always went against gun ownership no matter what other issues were involved. Amazing.

https://www.breitbart.com/tech/2019/04/ ... ial-media/

....and in New Jersey no less.... :shock:
by AJMD429
Sat Apr 13, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Can't this idiot SEE gun control is a failure...???
Replies: 3
Views: 80

Can't this idiot SEE gun control is a failure...???

This guy has to be blind not to see how dangerous the very concept of 'gun control" is... :roll:
by AJMD429
Sat Apr 13, 2019 3:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need more room perhaps !
Replies: 13
Views: 234

Re: Need more room perhaps !

If you get tired of all that clutter, you can send it over to my place. It would fit in right at home.
by AJMD429
Fri Apr 12, 2019 10:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who has 73,000 Bump-stocks...???
Replies: 5
Views: 225

Who has 73,000 Bump-stocks...???

Well, evidently these guys used to.... :shock: I never would have wanted one, because they seemed to deter accurate aimed fire, and be a potential safety hazard. Of course when they were being legislated against, like a true rebel, I briefly thought "Now I need one..." and even thought how to ration...
by AJMD429
Fri Apr 12, 2019 10:13 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Great Tucker Carlson on Sanctuary City Hypocrisy
Replies: 3
Views: 70

Great Tucker Carlson on Sanctuary City Hypocrisy

The segment starts around 20:40 -https://youtu.be/sM9tFsJI_S0

Even the Anointed Ones on the left surely have to admit they have been outed as the REAL 'raaaacists'... :lol:
by AJMD429
Fri Apr 12, 2019 11:05 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: In case you needed proof Dumbascraps were evil
Replies: 0
Views: 63

In case you needed proof Dumbascraps were evil

http://americanactionnews.com/articles/ ... allen-vets

$27 million for tuition aid for illegal aliens, but refusing to help with tuition for kids of veterans who are disabled or killed.... :evil:
by AJMD429
Fri Apr 12, 2019 6:39 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Ways to fix the border....
Replies: 8
Views: 168

Re: Ways to fix the border....

I know this thread was tongue-in-cheek, but let's face it. In their country of origin they were set up by operatives promising all the free stuff USA has to offer, and apprised of the loop holes on how to gain entrance, and By God, they will continue to demand to receive it. Yep. We can thank the U...
by AJMD429
Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:06 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Powerful, accurate, and beautiful protector of freedom......!
Replies: 4
Views: 103

Re: Powerful, accurate, and beautiful protector of freedom......!

I guess her congressional testimony has been blocked from view by students, because it is "violent and/or pornographic"... :roll:

https://www.breitbart.com/tech/2019/04/ ... cted-mode/
by AJMD429
Thu Apr 11, 2019 9:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Doing my part
Replies: 17
Views: 373

Re: Doing my part

A friend of mine who is VERY dedicated to conservation once told me "...environmentalists give conservationists a bad name..."
by AJMD429
Thu Apr 11, 2019 9:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Superman Jams a 1911....
Replies: 8
Views: 287

Re: Superman Jams a 1911....

Doc, IIRC ol Superman used his pointer finger to push back on the barrel....but I could be way wrong on that as it was more than a week ago since I saw it (closer to five decades). Yep I remember very clearly the brief appearance on the screen of the cross section of a 1911 showing it going partial...
by AJMD429
Thu Apr 11, 2019 5:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Superman Jams a 1911....
Replies: 8
Views: 287

Superman Jams a 1911....

...does anyone else remember the Superman episode (1960's TV not the movie) we're the bad guy guys to shoot him, and computer-like mind recalls the design of the 1911 so he pushes forward on the muzzle enough that the link rotates the barrel out of battery and gun won't fire...? I miss the days when...
by AJMD429
Thu Apr 11, 2019 5:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rossi '92 Magazine Tube.
Replies: 14
Views: 297

Re: Rossi '92 Magazine Tube.

"....and most likely a large rifle primer used so that there was some slight protrusion."

So that would be a vote against using rifle primers...!
by AJMD429
Wed Apr 10, 2019 5:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ithaca 66
Replies: 12
Views: 320

Re: Ithaca 66

I have one in 12 gauge. Built like a TANK. Solid lockup. Few moving parts and they all look like things you could make it needed. Mine has a gold bead front and notch rear, and is accurate with slugs. Light weight so kicks like a mile. And best of all......it IS a "lever" gun..... :mrgreen: My neigh...
by AJMD429
Wed Apr 10, 2019 5:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Leverguns in New Zealand!!!
Replies: 11
Views: 373

Re: Leverguns in New Zealand!!!

" It initially looked like they were going to do decent laws that still GAVE a fair bit of freedom. " THAT is the pivotal point....government cannot 'give' freedom (or anything else) to citizens....government has nothing to give. ALL it can do is take. Citizens 'give' things to government; material ...
by AJMD429
Wed Apr 10, 2019 2:27 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Funny and Sad at the same time....
Replies: 0
Views: 61

Funny and Sad at the same time....

I love how Swalwell ridicules opponents of registering all guns and their owners by saying that there's no way the government would ever confiscate guns, but then he turns right around and says that the government needs to ban and confiscate AR-15s. https://www.breitbart.com/politics/2019/04/10/seve...
by AJMD429
Tue Apr 09, 2019 11:17 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Show this to your kids, and any libtards....
Replies: 0
Views: 63

Show this to your kids, and any libtards....

https://www.breitbart.com/clips/2019/04 ... -the-left/

If every black American listened to her they'd NEVER vote Dumbascrap again....
by AJMD429
Tue Apr 09, 2019 10:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fascinating stuff about COPPER....
Replies: 18
Views: 412

Re: Fascinating stuff about COPPER....

Copper metal is also anti fungal and antimicrobial,something that is still being studied and that few doctors know about.If you are in an area with bacterial infections you are better off using a piece of copper in your pocket as a hand sanitizer than some of the washes used for the same thing. Sil...
by AJMD429
Tue Apr 09, 2019 10:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1849 Pocket Navy "Magnum" conversion?
Replies: 6
Views: 271

Re: 1849 Pocket Navy "Magnum" conversion?

Wow, I would think a bearcat would be too small to safely handle the high pressures in a 327 Federal....maybe 32-20 'vintage-level' loads though..... 8)
by AJMD429
Tue Apr 09, 2019 8:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Mystix-X Suppressor
Replies: 0
Views: 61

The Mystix-X Suppressor

This suppressor is pretty awesome, and they keep upgrading it and what it is rated for.

https://libertycans.net/mystic-x/
by AJMD429
Tue Apr 09, 2019 6:32 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Ways to fix the border....
Replies: 8
Views: 168

Ways to fix the border....

One thought I had was to just allow people from other countries to vote in U.S. elections, without having to migrate to here. That would keep the Democrats happy, but avoid all the cost of dealing with illegal immigrants. However, an even better thought would be to hand out MAGA hats to them as they...
by AJMD429
Mon Apr 08, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fascinating stuff about COPPER....
Replies: 18
Views: 412

Fascinating stuff about COPPER....

https://youtu.be/sENgdSF8ppA

Very interesting. Reminds me of the Smarter Every Day guy...https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6107g ... 2-emgoDnAA
by AJMD429
Mon Apr 08, 2019 5:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Speakin' o' dang snakes, see this one?
Replies: 11
Views: 311

Re: Speakin' o' dang snakes, see this one?

I'd be the parent who did let the kid play with the snake, but the kid would have hearing protectors on, or ear plugs in, because I'd also be the parent with a camera in one hand and a 45 in the other, in case the reptile misbehaved. :mrgreen:
by AJMD429
Mon Apr 08, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rossi '92 Magazine Tube.
Replies: 14
Views: 297

Re: Rossi '92 Magazine Tube.

This will be a lively topic.

There are some prior posts on this if you use the search function, too.
by AJMD429
Mon Apr 08, 2019 8:35 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS in Pa.-Lyman peep sights for Win. Marlin and Mossberg
Replies: 4
Views: 207

Re: FS in Pa.-Lyman peep sights for Win. Marlin and Mossberg

Not needing any of those at the moment. You might try the Marlin Owners forum before fleabay.
by AJMD429
Sun Apr 07, 2019 10:40 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: What a loser......
Replies: 8
Views: 193

Re: What a loser......

The AMAZING thing is that someone like Chelsea Handler probably has some sort of significant other. Probably not one with 'toxic masculinity' though ... :lol: From her biography, she had two abortions before graduating high school, so I guess she doesn't bring out the best in the male gender; I gues...