Today's my Birthday, (1/18/08) and what did I get?


XD-40 Shooter
January 18, 2008, 02:28 AM
I had a couple of presents to open and one of them totally made my day. A box of (500) 165 grain 40 S&W plated bullets, awesome!:D My old man knows me well.:D Now I can get back to loadin' for my foty.:D

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January 18, 2008, 03:29 AM
Happy Birthday! :):)

January 18, 2008, 08:52 AM
Happy Birthday. Mine was yesterday and I got a box of 22 l.r. ammo and a cleaning jag! W00t.

Oh and a day at the range sighting in my NEW IOR Valdada 6x scope... wonderful.

January 18, 2008, 08:55 AM
Happy Birthday,:) enjoy have a great day.

January 18, 2008, 09:07 AM
Well Happy Birthday to ya.

I hope you have a wonderful and relaxing day!!!

January 18, 2008, 09:16 AM
What is a plated bullet?

Mine was late December (thanks THR for the email) and I got some ammo and cleaning supplies.

4v50 Gary
January 18, 2008, 09:27 AM
Happy B-D. :D

January 18, 2008, 09:35 AM
Happy Birthday. Aint it great when you get good stuff. :D

January 18, 2008, 09:53 AM
What is a plated bullet?

They are silver plated.. you know.. for werewolves!

Happy B-Day!

January 18, 2008, 09:54 AM
congrats, happy birthday man, sounds like a great gift to me.

January 18, 2008, 10:24 AM
does not work on werewolves... only solid silver. It has to do with the amount of silver in the projectile and the amount of silver imparted to the werewolf.

Tests at the Cthulhu research Center concluded that silver plating was simply not enough. The silver plating tended to "Rub off" in the barrel, leading to an even greater loss of the pure silver. When used against a large werewolf, several shots with 100% silver rounds were needed for an effective takedown.

The chief tester, Mr Omar "Lefty" Cheatum, had this to say..."Oh yes, we shot alot of werewolves with the plated rounds and they were mostly annoyed." "when we switched to the full silver rounds, Oh, how happy were we"

Tis true.

January 18, 2008, 10:28 AM
Happy Birthday!! Mines coming up in another few weeks, I am willing to bet I won't get a single gun related item ... unless of course I get money. Gift money always seems to go into the gun funds.

January 18, 2008, 10:38 AM
Happy B-day, enjoy the reloading!

XD-40 Shooter
January 18, 2008, 11:56 AM
Thanks guys.:) Its snowy and cold out here in the Rockies today, so guess what I'll be doing? Reloadin'!:D

January 18, 2008, 12:58 PM
For Christmas, my dog got me a Saiga chambered in .308. Good Boy!
For my birthday, my dog got me a S&W No. 3 in .44 Russian. Good Boy!
For New Years, my dog got me 1100 rounds of .22 LR Ammo. Bad Dog, I said, 9MM. But, with ammo prices being what they are, I got him a T-Bone.

My Birthday falls between New Years and Christmas. I love that dawg!

January 18, 2008, 01:04 PM
Happy Birthday!!

January 18, 2008, 01:10 PM
Happy B-Day :) Oh and I find filling the hollow point chamber of my rounds with silver dust then caping them off with wax delivers anough silver into the werewolf bloodstream to be effective :neener:

January 18, 2008, 01:12 PM
Happy Birthday

January 18, 2008, 01:17 PM
Feliz Cumple-anos, Mi Amigo!!!!!!!!

This is supposed to have a little wave thingy on the "n" but I don't know how to put it on it:o should sound like the n in "onion"

January 18, 2008, 01:21 PM

Kind of Blued
January 18, 2008, 01:40 PM

No joke about the weather here in the Rockies. Why did I commit to moving up in the mountains in the dead of winter anyway?

Anyway, reload one for me! Make sure it's... not special in any conceivable way... just like the others!

January 18, 2008, 01:59 PM
You say it's your birthday?!

OK, I'll stop now! :)

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