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Old August 11, 2011, 01:06 PM   #4876
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First & last:

First gun ia a Savage SS 410, its been in my collection for 39 years now!

Last gun purchased is a S&W .38spl model 15-3 Combat Masterpiece, gotta love a nice revolver.
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Old August 11, 2011, 10:47 PM   #4877
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SiG P522 ... and its screaming to be SBR'd

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Old August 13, 2011, 02:16 AM   #4878
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A Taurus pt940 (the "nickel plated sissy pistol" one but in the .40 S&W variety) Pic below is not mine, but that is the model and trim I bought. It was my first taurus which I bought with a little apprehension given a lot of what I heard about Taurus, but I've had zero problems with the gun. It's had about 500 rounds put through it so far of various types and brands without a single hiccup or failure.

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Old August 13, 2011, 03:44 PM   #4879
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A month ago I picked up an XD c 45 that was stolen in February from the police evidence room. I didn't want to keep it, so I went to my LGS and Traded it on a Kimber UC II.

The target represents the first 28 rounds I shot at ten yards. As you can see I started out high and slightly left, but began adjusting after ten rounds or so. I can't explain the little guy low and left.
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Old August 13, 2011, 04:26 PM   #4880
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1-Turkish M38 Mauser long rifle 8mm

2-Remington Model 721 in .30-06'

Both were pawn shop finds
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Old August 13, 2011, 04:50 PM   #4881
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CZ-75B, polished stainless.
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Old August 13, 2011, 05:52 PM   #4882
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Wahl.....do ah git extry points if I won one, an' bought the other?

This one I bought at a Friends of NRA Banquet earlier this week....

The one with it, ah won at the same banquet - it was their "mystery gun"!

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Old August 13, 2011, 09:15 PM   #4883
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springfield Mil-Spec
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Old August 14, 2011, 09:50 AM   #4884
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I couldn't resist this on a local forum, the price was right and ended up with a hipoint 9mm carbine. I'm happy with it so far and the small PA microdot is perfect for it.

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Old August 14, 2011, 10:11 AM   #4885
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Wilson Combat Professional 4" 1911 .45
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Old August 14, 2011, 11:00 AM   #4886
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Two Remington 514"s, picked up at a pawn shop. Can't resist them single shot .22's.
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Old August 14, 2011, 11:19 AM   #4887
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2 more Sigs, another P6, and a P228.

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Old August 14, 2011, 07:48 PM   #4888
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Old August 14, 2011, 09:41 PM   #4889
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remington 700 ltr in .308 winchester
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Old August 15, 2011, 12:58 AM   #4890
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Originally Posted by gidaeon View Post
I couldn't resist this on a local forum, the price was right and ended up with a hipoint 9mm carbine. I'm happy with it so far and the small PA microdot is perfect for it.
Are those ten shot groups??

Pretty immpressive.....
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Old August 15, 2011, 01:46 AM   #4891
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ruger 45 colt / 45acp blackhawk

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Old August 16, 2011, 05:54 PM   #4892
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SCAR 16S and a Sig P226
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Old August 16, 2011, 06:38 PM   #4893
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I don't think I've bought it yet.

My most recent purchase is a little NAA .22 magnum pocket rocket. Useful for puttering around the house or taking out the trash and for fighting my way to my major caliber guns.
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Old August 16, 2011, 10:18 PM   #4894
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Old August 16, 2011, 10:52 PM   #4895
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Saiga 7.62x39, which I immediately began converting...



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Old August 17, 2011, 03:52 PM   #4896
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S&W 469

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Old August 17, 2011, 03:53 PM   #4897
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Springfield XD(m) 3.8 40 SW compact.
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Old August 17, 2011, 06:17 PM   #4898
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Fn scar

Just in today. FN SCAR 16s. Black.

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Old August 17, 2011, 06:42 PM   #4899
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Just got it home, CZ75B in a nickle finnish, Tried it out at the range of my LGD, I am amazed at the out of the box performance. It next goes out for a trigger job
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Old August 18, 2011, 12:29 AM   #4900
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Savage 93FVSS in .22WMR. It has a spiral fluted bull barrel.
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