Well stocked w/ G23.4's, thank you very much.
The Gen4 - was the solution to the .40 in the 9mm pistol, with improvements and a better trigger....
In my home...?
Precise, accurate, and effective fire, ...the fewer the better.
1911-A1 .45 ACP. (backed up by a pump 12 gr. w/ Flight-Control...
If you want to talk Low Recoiling AND Light weight...?
With .357 Mag./ 158 gr. XTP, it's a 5.5# deer pop-gun.
All you have...
And that is essentially what GarandGear's nifty Ported Gas Plug is.
Basically a low-compression head.
I install one Seasonally, if the...
A 125 gr. NP at ~ 2800 fps would make a dandy deer load.
Or even the 140 gr. Core-Lokt at ~ 2550 fps..
Yeah, that was my first thought as well.
Or even the M70 EW/SS in 6.5CM - and a little extra time in the gym.
Unless you need a .375 headstamp?
The 9.3x62mm is a nice step on the power/recoil curve.
Call it a .270 WCF to the .300 WinMag .375 H&H.
Tier-1: .22 LR, .357 Magnum, .30-06 SPG, 12 Ga.
Tier-2: .223, .40 S&W, .270 WCF, 20 Ga.
Tier-3: 9mm Para, .45 ACP, 6.5x55mm, 9.3x62mm.
If I can't kill it w/ a 150 gr. .270 WCF...?
1. Have failed as a hunter.
2. Should have brought the 9.3x62.
Happy Anniversary, America... on Your Civil Union.
and Divorce... is a messy affair.
The one time it ever got close, was the first day foolin' w/ one right from the CMP... and failed to lock the bolt back - and instead, hung it on...
Tools for jobs.
Think of a golf bag.
Sure, you can play the whole course w/ a 7-iron and shoot a decent score.
Just like to minimize...
You know what rifle shoots heavy .357 jacketed bullets great?
...a .357 Mag carbine, and H110 powder.
Garand Thumb - is invariably a result of closing the bolt on an Empty magazine... poorly.
With a loaded clip - Your thumb is on top. Once thumb...
Just check the CMP Sales page regularly.
Service Grade M1 Rifle is still a great deal.
Use the time to get your paperwork and qualifications in...
On that note:
Generally shoot 150 gr. .270 WCF, unless it's TSX or Trophy Copper.
...and have no qualms what so ever w/ the .30-06/ 180 gr......
OEM on a 1911-A1 is 16#.
As I shoot exclusively 230 gr. ball and HP, with the occasional +P load in the woods... I run an OEM hammer spring and a...
Slim, lightweight spare mags was also a consideration.
They are not, however, std. Glocks.
They require that you drive your thumb forward,...
To address the OP...
I think it's because the .30's will do fine for most things w/ considerably less trouble.
Unless you need it.
And if so,...
Separate names with a comma.