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Old November 17, 2012, 10:06 AM   #6726
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Old November 17, 2012, 11:59 AM   #6727
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Nice Coach Gun Smith357. I'm thinking of getting one myself.

Nice 21 minute youtube video of a Rossi Coach Gun in use: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XpDL2dadvmc
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Old November 18, 2012, 08:06 PM   #6728
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Last gun you bought

A Bersa Thunder .32 acp always wanted a .32 so finally got one and it is just as accurate and dependable as my Bersa .380
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Old November 19, 2012, 08:41 PM   #6729
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I picked up my new Desert Eagle 1911C today. I can see machine marks in the butt of the extractor. The rest of the weapon is finished right. Its a keeper.
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Old November 19, 2012, 10:38 PM   #6730
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I have been wanting a thumper for about a year now. This was the next on my short list. It is a .458 Socom RRA upper and S&W lower with a magpul stock and limbsaver pad. 600 bullets and 150 rds of brass. Ready for some new glass. Have to save up for that one.

Just loaded the first work up.

25 rds each of 300gr hdy JHP and FTX in a load ladder. Man these are big projectiles. The bullet alone is larger than a 9mm cartridge.

R-L 9mm round, 300gr HDY FTX .458, 45 ACP round
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Old November 20, 2012, 12:14 PM   #6731
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Just picked up a Mossberg ATR 100 in Win .270 that I won in a raffle. Looking forward to shooting it as it is my favorite caliber for deer hunting.
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Old November 20, 2012, 01:20 PM   #6732
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Just got an M&P tactical yesterday.

My first centerfire rifle.
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"I once saw him kill a man with a sock full of snap-pops."
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Old November 20, 2012, 01:24 PM   #6733
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Knights Armament SR25 ECC

I ordered it as soon as I saw the results of the election. Picked it up from the LGS yesterday.
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Old November 21, 2012, 07:56 AM   #6734
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miroku build winchester 1892 44-40 in the john wayne high grade edition, serial 07xxH, big loop lever, saddle ring, 18,5 inch barrel, ladder sight.

NIB, sat for several years in the basement at our lgs. Its Custom grade brother is left alone in the dark basement now.
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Old November 21, 2012, 10:55 PM   #6735
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new to the herd

picked up two isreli kreen 9mm highpower clones from j&g and a ruger mark III 22/45 from bud's gun shop for plinking
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Old November 21, 2012, 11:43 PM   #6736
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Colt 6920
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Old November 21, 2012, 11:49 PM   #6737
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Knights SR-25 .308

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Old November 22, 2012, 08:37 PM   #6738
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aes10-b rommy rpk
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Old November 22, 2012, 09:20 PM   #6739
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In weighing out factors, it was figured that we needed more practical modern defensive arms having available ammo along with a high rate of firepower. The stock of weapons around here includes the usual compliment of U.S. military rifles including .303 Lee Enfields, M1 Garand along with assorted lever action Marlin rifles and pump riot shotguns. Have three pistols including two Model 1911 forty-fives but those are just considered to be backup sidearms and not front line defensive weapons.

Having been abandoned years ago, after much thought, in re-consideration, the AR15 platform was again chosen. A long standing idea is that the most credible and immediate genuine threat faced is economic disintegration along with a sudden collapse of the ballooned welfare entitlement state. The desperate pissed-off mobs will rampage first in the urban areas and then move out into the country-side.

Actually . . . managed to pick up a couple of complete lower receiver units within the past few weeks in citizen to citizen private deals. In thinking about it, there hasn't been a dealer purchase in about 20-years now.

Anyway, built up two AR15 type rifles using those lowers. One is an M16A2 clone comprised of USGI components with most being of FN manufacture. The way I look at, that thing is essentially a full size military USGI battle rifle. The other AR is a middy length M4 type carbine built using a Palmetto State Armory FN barreled upper assembly. That one is a really tactical looking arm with GI type BUIS and electronic reflex sighting.

We wanted heavy duty mil-spec grade upper assemblies with full-auto bolt carrier groups that if needed, could be instantly swapped out onto selective fire lower receivers. Since we understood our particular weapon, the change-out of lowers would be seamless with no learning curve required.

When we purchased this house, it came equipped with a cedar lined sauna bath room. Never having been used for it's intended purpose, the windowless space was turned into a storage compartment for preparedness supplies. Both of those AR15 rifles are stashed away in there with the other stuff. The way we look at, the AR rifles are simply tools that perhaps one day might be assigned to a specific purpose.
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Old November 22, 2012, 09:34 PM   #6740
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Ruger 10/22 on a Black Friday Deal, but got it Tuesday for a nice price. Taking her out for a range day on Friday.
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Old November 22, 2012, 10:09 PM   #6741
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Ruger 10/22 on a Black Friday Deal, but got it Tuesday for a nice price. Taking her out for a range day on Friday.
Can't ever go wrong with a deuce deuce
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Old November 23, 2012, 04:05 AM   #6742
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Thompson Center Contender in 222, 14" barrel.
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Old November 23, 2012, 04:51 PM   #6743
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A Ruger GP100 in .357 at a pawn shop last week.
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Old November 23, 2012, 06:03 PM   #6744
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Just ordered an XD9 4 inch, can't wait for it to get in!
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Old November 23, 2012, 06:06 PM   #6745
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two new ones in the past couples of weeks...........XDs and aRuger SR22. Really happy with both.
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Old November 24, 2012, 08:47 AM   #6746
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Coonan .357 Classic
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Old November 24, 2012, 08:49 AM   #6747
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I keep thinking about the new Coonan! Have you been out with it yet?
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Old November 24, 2012, 09:35 AM   #6748
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@ nstoolman1

Do you have a picture of it?

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Old November 24, 2012, 11:32 PM   #6749
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NAA's new Sidewinder .22 WMR

Not yet available at your LGS.

The biggest Jeep TJ project site on the web
(now with guns)
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Old November 25, 2012, 12:39 PM   #6750
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Just bought a Savage Hog Hunter in .308.
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