That's why this one has remained unfired and is likely to be demoted to cosplay prop.
I had considered using a Model 70 dummy but it was...
BTW, operating pressures of 7.62 CETME are well below .308 pressures or I wouldn't be running them through the '16 Mauser.
-Maybe you're right.
I've been thinking of spaying or neutering some beat-up bolt action to serve as part of my "Wasteland Wanderer" costume.
I've got a National Ordnance 03a3 sporter that I'm considering re-barreling in .308 and loading ammo to 7.62 CETME standards - just for the fun of...
Around here, the guns that I would want disappeared well before the ammo did.
-Just bought the missing ingredients to put in my car kits.
Thanks to the OP for the reminder.
The city can pay for updating the workplace first...
This thread reminded me to check my workplace first aid kits.
They are pitiful!
No quick-Clot, triangular bandages, or any of the items that I...
Standard trauma kit plus extra mini-tubes of superglue, duck tape, gaffer's tape, rigger's tape and electrical tape.
I gave up on getting a Thompson.
Just too much money involved.
I settled for a semi-auto Suomi, instead, with a drum and three stick magazines.
Actually, I'm considering getting a pair of assegai for my short range behind the house.
Just in case another mammoth shows up - or...
I have used a number of Stack-on RSCs to hold my many milsurps. They are firmly attached to the floor, walls and each other. Most are wired for...
94, as of my last inventory.
I was born the day that he was re-elected.
This upset my mother no end.
She was a dyed-in-the-wool Democrat.
I was working for a Radio Shack repair depot back when they were updating their TRS-80s from 4k of memory all of the way to 16k.
Almost enough to...
Heck, I'm older than Sputnik.
When I was a small child my Apache medicine man neighbor taught me to let any new-to-me knife "sniff and taste my hand, just like a dog would"...
I reserve that name for Dick Cheney and his buddy, Joe Biden... .
Just started on my fifteenth year on THR,
I came here originally to learn about a gun that I had just bought.
I'm still here to learn.
It's not the lack of ammo that deters me from buying any more guns, it's the lack of interesting old guns.
I've pretty much got all of the modern...
I think that the "gun" that started me off was a little Hubley single-shot cap gun that I found in a sand box.
It was a tad rusty, but I decided...
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