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by 1894c
Tue Feb 19, 2019 2:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Glock 45
Replies: 6
Views: 112

Re: Glock 45

The Glock 45 is a direct result of the MHS (US Military trials for a new handgun system, Glock came in 2nd). They released the Glock 19x awhile back and the G-45 is a black color version of that (well kind-of). The G-45 is very comfortable to shoot, again I like the balance of this auto and the 17-r...
by 1894c
Mon Feb 18, 2019 9:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Glock 45
Replies: 6
Views: 112

Glock 45

I been carrying and qualifying with a Sig Sauer P320 Compact and Carry (17-rnd mag with a compact slide) for the last three years. It's a great weapons platform, very accurate, reliable and tough...BUT. I've been using a Glock since 1996 and since a slight majority of my LE Agency still carries a Gl...
by 1894c
Tue Feb 12, 2019 2:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I realize mine is newer than many of yours ....
Replies: 13
Views: 506

Re: I realize mine is newer than many of yours ....

A friend of mine called me up and said he was going to throw away that same style of reloader -- I told him to send it my way... :)
by 1894c
Fri Feb 08, 2019 1:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday fordwannabe.
Replies: 15
Views: 222

Re: Happy Birthday fordwannabe.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY...:)
by 1894c
Fri Feb 01, 2019 9:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: steamy subject
Replies: 8
Views: 388

Re: steamy subject

I think that is a "green vehicle"... :)
by 1894c
Fri Feb 01, 2019 1:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: So you think you've seen ugly in a levergun...
Replies: 20
Views: 532

Re: So you think you've seen ugly in a levergun...

+1 on the YUCK factor... :O
by 1894c
Fri Feb 01, 2019 1:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: question, Traded for 336sc 35 Rem
Replies: 18
Views: 504

Re: question, Traded for 336sc 35 Rem

that's a very nice find in a great cartridge....thanks for sharing... :)
by 1894c
Fri Feb 01, 2019 1:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Friday joke
Replies: 8
Views: 324

Re: Friday joke

aaaaarrrrrrrgggggghhhhhh...wow, that one is so bad... :)
by 1894c
Wed Jan 30, 2019 12:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: You MAY Be An Extreme Rednick, IF:
Replies: 14
Views: 461

Re: You MAY Be An Extreme Rednick, IF:

NOW THAT'S FUNNY... 11. You lit a match in the bathroom and your house exploded right off its wheels... :)
by 1894c
Wed Jan 30, 2019 12:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Prayer Request
Replies: 73
Views: 1657

Re: Prayer Request

prayers sent...you're also in my thoughts...much blessings... :)
by 1894c
Wed Jan 30, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Papa Jim Says
Replies: 16
Views: 480

Re: Papa Jim Says

Is there an iPhone App for that... :)
by 1894c
Tue Jan 29, 2019 2:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday cnjarvis.
Replies: 6
Views: 181

Re: Happy Birthday cnjarvis.

happy birthday... :)
by 1894c
Tue Jan 29, 2019 2:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday papabear & Tanqueray
Replies: 6
Views: 147

Re: Happy Birthday papabear & Tanqueray

happy birthday... :)
by 1894c
Tue Jan 29, 2019 2:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Have you seen my old buddy latety?
Replies: 12
Views: 431

Re: Have you seen my old buddy latety?

Yeah I've seen that guy usually sitting in the back-seat of a patrol vehicle, hand-cuffed, hurling a mix of profanity, apology, threats, and complaining that the cuffs are to tight...but he earned his ride, either due to a DUI or a DV...yeah I've seen that guy too... :(
by 1894c
Fri Jan 25, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Woods-Bumming Rifle Choice...
Replies: 83
Views: 2295

Re: Woods-Bumming Rifle Choice...

Thanks 1894. I said it needed it, didn’t say I don’t have five or six bullseyes in the parts box. My big issue wasn’t the parts it was the “round tuit” that seems to have been the issue. fordwannabe -- you're welcome, those "ROUND-TUITS" can be a difficult thing to find, then once found... :) round...
by 1894c
Fri Jan 25, 2019 1:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: PillHer got a Bearkat.
Replies: 9
Views: 314

Re: PillHer got a Bearkat.

Ruger Bearcats are nice, very nice...good choice... :)
by 1894c
Fri Jan 25, 2019 12:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Woods-Bumming Rifle Choice...
Replies: 83
Views: 2295

Re: Woods-Bumming Rifle Choice...

a note of things they needed such as a Marlin bullseye Here is a link to Midway that has those Marlin bullseyes, they are twice the size to begin with but you can whittle them down... :) Midway LINK: https://www.midwayusa.com/product/135907/marlin-bullseye-stock-inlay-polymer-black-and-white
by 1894c
Thu Jan 24, 2019 8:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Handy Item for Hunting Trips
Replies: 23
Views: 801

Re: Handy Item for Hunting Trips

... :)
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by 1894c
Thu Jan 24, 2019 8:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Woods-Bumming Rifle Choice...
Replies: 83
Views: 2295

Re: Woods-Bumming Rifle Choice...

1894c......beautiful country.....I can imagine just spending a whole afternoon just sitting there. What state? ---6 East side of Washington State...this is the back-side of the Northern Cascades... I have been known to take my rifle and pistol for a walk and just sit there and contemplate life...or...
by 1894c
Thu Jan 24, 2019 4:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hi Point breaks new ground at SHOT show
Replies: 6
Views: 385

Re: Hi Point breaks new ground at SHOT show

It's a HI-POINT...I guess it's new...so, it's a new Hi-Point, kind-of...ok what's next...
I've always looked at Hi-Points as a paper-weight that shoots, and they are
reliable and somewhat accurate for a paper-weight... :)
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by 1894c
Thu Jan 24, 2019 4:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday mellonhead
Replies: 5
Views: 124

Re: Happy Birthday mellonhead

happy birthday... :)
by 1894c
Thu Jan 24, 2019 4:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Woods-Bumming Rifle Choice...
Replies: 83
Views: 2295

Re: Woods-Bumming Rifle Choice...

Here in my part of the woods it's the Marlin 1894C in .357-magnum and my Ruger Single-Six w/ the .22 cal. cylinder...life is good... :)
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by 1894c
Wed Jan 23, 2019 2:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday cnjarvis.
Replies: 6
Views: 181

Re: Happy Birthday cnjarvis.

happy birthday... :)
by 1894c
Wed Jan 23, 2019 2:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday LeverBob & Ridgerunner.
Replies: 6
Views: 167

Re: Happy Birthday LeverBob & Ridgerunner.

happy birthday... :)
by 1894c
Tue Jan 22, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "The 4th Ape..."
Replies: 8
Views: 597

Re: "The 4th Ape..."

... :)
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by 1894c
Tue Jan 22, 2019 4:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Handy Item for Hunting Trips
Replies: 23
Views: 801

Re: Handy Item for Hunting Trips

JimT -- ok, you got way to much time on your hands...go reload some ammo... :)
by 1894c
Tue Jan 22, 2019 4:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Remember "Grampa's Rule"
Replies: 8
Views: 585

Re: Remember "Grampa's Rule"

earlmck wrote:
Tue Jan 22, 2019 1:07 am
It's not my job...

to say "No" to grandkids.
that's a great line...GrandPa... :)
by 1894c
Tue Jan 22, 2019 4:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who Needs Guns in Homes?
Replies: 19
Views: 663

Re: Who Needs Guns in Homes?

It will be interesting to see how this unfolds as the investigation continues. Wonder what he had in his home that they wanted so badly? Or was his home randomly chosen, and they just had bad luck choosing a well armed, and prepared homeowner? Doubt the media will cover the follow up, but hope they...
by 1894c
Tue Jan 22, 2019 4:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New BUG / EDC...
Replies: 5
Views: 392

Re: New BUG / EDC...

BlaineG -- no problemo it's already been a very loooong week... although the size of the G-43X would make for a neat .380 acp, probably would have a 12-round mag... :)
by 1894c
Tue Jan 22, 2019 12:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New BUG / EDC...
Replies: 5
Views: 392

Re: New BUG / EDC...

BlaineG wrote:
Tue Jan 22, 2019 10:37 am
It's a Glock....You'll have a lifetime of usefulness and protection with it. 8) 8)
I wonder..with the size couldn't they have fit a 9mm into that same shooter?
BlaineG -- the G-43X is a 9mm... :)
by 1894c
Tue Jan 22, 2019 3:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New BUG / EDC...
Replies: 5
Views: 392

New BUG / EDC...

So I picked up my new-to-me Glock 43X 9mm with a 10-shot mag. I think this might be the single-stack I've been waiting for..I hope. I've had and shot them all (well almost). I've owned and carried a M&P Shield, Walther PPS M2, Glock 43, and the Sig P365, all of them went down the road. Before I went...
by 1894c
Mon Jan 21, 2019 2:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gotta Love Texans
Replies: 6
Views: 360

Re: Gotta Love Texans

that's funny... :)
by 1894c
Thu Jan 17, 2019 5:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Favorite 22LR ammunition
Replies: 35
Views: 770

Re: Favorite 22LR ammunition

My Favorites Are: ^ any brand given to me for free ^any kind I can buy in bulk very cheaply THAT'S THE GOOD THING ABOUT A SINGLE ACTION SIXGUN ... WHILE SOME BRANDS OF 22'S ARE MORE ACCURATE THAN OTHERS, THE SINGLE ACTION SIXGUN WILL SHOOT ANY OF THEM FAIRLY WELL. I have two .22-cal pistols, a Ruge...
by 1894c
Mon Jan 14, 2019 1:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: One Potato, Two Potato........
Replies: 10
Views: 465

Re: One Potato, Two Potato........

...not funny... :)
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by 1894c
Mon Jan 14, 2019 1:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday spaghetti.
Replies: 2
Views: 114

Re: Happy Birthday spaghetti.

H.B... :)
by 1894c
Sat Jan 12, 2019 4:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Are Benchmade Knives Worth The Price?
Replies: 38
Views: 988

Re: Are Benchmade Knives Worth The Price?

Have used Benchmade knives within my LE duties, really good knives, lock, rugged, well-made, holds its edge, quick opener, Military--LEO--First Responder tested and approved. For me I only carry Sydeco, an old Camillus US knife in my uniform pants, and I have a MORA knife in my LE "go bag" for the l...
by 1894c
Fri Jan 11, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This Might Be A Replacement
Replies: 8
Views: 711

Re: This Might Be A Replacement

I'd be interested in a report on the 43X when you get it. I have been in the pursuit of the better Back-Up-Gun (BUG) for the last 5-6 years. I have tried most of the single-stacks in 9mm (Glock 43, M&P Shield, Walther PPS, and the Sig P365) -- in the end they just didn't work for me as well as my S...
by 1894c
Fri Jan 11, 2019 4:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1894C Siblings
Replies: 32
Views: 736

Re: 1894C Siblings

In my best imitation of Napoleon Dynamite, "LUCKY". Good choices! I had two at one time, they got to valuable to keep ...can't remember what I bought with all that money......oh well. Les Staley-- I, like you had two older 1894C's a few years back... then a friend of mine who owns a gunshop called ...
by 1894c
Thu Jan 10, 2019 10:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1894C Siblings
Replies: 32
Views: 736

Re: 1894C Siblings

TERRY MURBACH WROTE THIS... "There is no more versatile light carbine than a .357 Magnum lever gun. Light of recoil, more powerful than a .44 Magnum sixgun, a .357 Mag lever gun handles swiftly and can be point shot out to a fair distance almost like a shotgun. The average Marlin, Rossi, or Brownin...
by 1894c
Thu Jan 10, 2019 10:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I too have a Jeep now
Replies: 34
Views: 866

Re: I too have a Jeep now

I had a jeep... :(
BIG CONGRATS on yours...:)
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by 1894c
Thu Jan 10, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hunt Report: Boar's Nest Oct 6 2018
Replies: 34
Views: 1674

Re: Hunt Report: Boar's Nest Oct 6 2018

this is a very good post/tread, really enjoyed the pics and the report...I need to go pig hunting... :)
by 1894c
Thu Jan 10, 2019 6:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Crazy glue
Replies: 17
Views: 852

Re: Crazy glue

I have friends who have used it to close wounds, but so far I have not been so adventurous, although the neurosurgeon used something like it to close the surgical wound on my L5-S1 laminectomy. I won't post the photo as it is one of those indelicate "can't unsee" things ... ... :O eyebleach1.png
by 1894c
Thu Jan 10, 2019 6:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Crazy glue
Replies: 17
Views: 852

Re: Crazy glue

Pisgah wrote:
Wed Jan 09, 2019 7:46 am
I can vouch for the alcohol working. Lat time I had a few drinks and used Crazy Glue I glued 3 fingers together in mere seconds... :o :lol:
ok, that just made my day...made me laugh... :)
by 1894c
Thu Jan 10, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: (sigh)
Replies: 9
Views: 402

Re: (sigh)

this is definitely the "vinegar season"... :)
by 1894c
Thu Jan 10, 2019 2:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: UPDATE Somebody want to explain the attraction to this Colt
Replies: 24
Views: 1165

Re: Somebody want to explain the attraction to this Colt

way above my pay-grade and ca$h flow... :O
by 1894c
Thu Jan 10, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1894C Siblings
Replies: 32
Views: 736

Re: 1894C Siblings

mos wrote:
Thu Jan 10, 2019 12:03 pm

Anyone here ever measure the 180gr HTP out of a 18.5" tube?
MOS -- that is the direction that I'm heading too. Others here have used that bullet and weight (I think). I believe that a 180 grain bullet with a 1894C is a lethal combo... :)
by 1894c
Thu Jan 10, 2019 2:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1894C Siblings
Replies: 32
Views: 736

Re: 1894C Siblings

I just recently changed my levergun handle tp " 1894c " because I followed your same path ( I did this once before...sold what I had...was stuck on stupid ). I now own two Marlin 1894C's and one Henry Big Boy Steel Carbine. Like yours, my first 1894C was made in 1982 and the other is a 2018 REMarlin...
by 1894c
Thu Jan 10, 2019 1:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This Might Be A Replacement
Replies: 8
Views: 711

Re: This Might Be A Replacement

Glocks are Glocks...it's real easy to get Glock replacement parts, mags are somewhat cheap--- BUT , if you looking for something that's SA/DA, a single-stack, that looks like a viable option--go to Cabela's and see how it fits your hand, the bore-axis stuff, price of mags, and search both google and...
by 1894c
Thu Jan 10, 2019 1:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Your choice of carry gun?
Replies: 101
Views: 6066

Re: Your choice of carry gun?

Up-Date: Sig Sauer P320 Compact 9mm for LE, S&W 642 .38-special for BUG, and waiting to receive my
new-to-me Glock 43X 9mm for EDC... :)
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