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Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-26-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,206
Posted By TresOsos
12oz Mobil 1 Synthetic 0W-30 mixed with 4oz of...

12oz Mobil 1 Synthetic 0W-30 mixed with 4oz of Mobil 1 Synthetic ATF.

Try it, you will be surprised how well it works.
Forum: Les Baer 08-23-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 692
Posted By TresOsos
I have always used factory ball for the first...

I have always used factory ball for the first 200rounds and if everything is going well, the switch to reloads. I always stop and add a little lube to the rails, barrel and barrel hood every 6 to 8...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-19-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,092
Posted By TresOsos
Don't know about Kimber changing hands 3 times in...

Don't know about Kimber changing hands 3 times in 15 years but of the 2 you mentioned. With out a doubt get the SIG.
Forum: Guncrafter Industries 08-19-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,410
Posted By TresOsos
stlgecko...From your pictures I really can't see...

stlgecko...From your pictures I really can't see what your talking about.

Little story, I had an AR that I was cleaning and grabbed a can of gunscrubber and hit the outside of the upper reciever...
Forum: Guncrafter Industries 08-17-2014, 03:00 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,410
Posted By TresOsos
If you look up the MSDS for Birchwood Casey Gun...

If you look up the MSDS for Birchwood Casey Gun Scrubber one of the main ingredents
Trichloroethylene.
Forum: Guncrafter Industries 08-17-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,410
Posted By TresOsos
Anodizing and Melonite are 2 different processes.

Anodizing and Melonite are 2 different processes.
Forum: Guncrafter Industries 08-16-2014, 08:01 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,410
Posted By TresOsos
I really think you'll be fine using Hoppes #9 and...

I really think you'll be fine using Hoppes #9 and Hoppes oil.
Don't over think this, I just would not use anything real harsh like brake cleaner or gun scrubbers.
Forum: Guncrafter Industries 08-16-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,410
Posted By TresOsos
stlgecko, don't know what to tell you I aquired...

stlgecko, don't know what to tell you I aquired my Melonite finished NN back in September 13. It has 1800 rounds through it, has been detail stripped and cleaned 2 times, field stripped and cleaned 2...
Forum: Guncrafter Industries 08-16-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,410
Posted By TresOsos
Pores might not be the right word, but metal...

Pores might not be the right word, but metal surfaces have microscopic ridges and valleys.
Forum: Guncrafter Industries 08-15-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,410
Posted By TresOsos
WD-40 is not a good lubricant or cleaner and I...

WD-40 is not a good lubricant or cleaner and I would not use it on a gun as a lubricant.
It was formulated to displace water and prevent corrosion in missles.

Maybe there is some kind of a...
Forum: Guncrafter Industries 08-15-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,410
Posted By TresOsos
I would think CLP would be fine(not much of a...

I would think CLP would be fine(not much of a cleaner, lube or protectant) in my opinion.

Shooter Choice: http://www.shooters-choice.com/mc-7-bore-cleaner-and-conditioner

I use it as a general...
Forum: Guncrafter Industries 08-15-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,410
Posted By TresOsos
I never use harsh degreasers on any of my...

I never use harsh degreasers on any of my firearms, I don't believe it is necessary.
I have been using Shooters Choice on my NN Melonite finish since I have had it and have had no problems with the...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-05-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,283
Posted By TresOsos
No way I'd I'd trade a pre-lock Model 10 4" HB...

No way I'd I'd trade a pre-lock Model 10 4" HB for Norinco, even if I never shot the Model 10.
I will have more collectors value in the future than any NorK will.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-02-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 383
Posted By TresOsos
I like it, could it be set to take random hits...

I like it, could it be set to take random hits based on shot placement.
Say 2 to 5 hits depending on where you hit it.
Aslo could it be set to fall over (not drop) faster, I shoot alot faster
than...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-31-2014, 02:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 658
Posted By TresOsos
When the nickle finish starts to flake, you'll...

When the nickle finish starts to flake, you'll know.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-30-2014, 07:06 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,953
Posted By TresOsos
Take a few of those rounds to your work bench. ...

Take a few of those rounds to your work bench.
Place the bullet nose against a flat service and press on it hard, can you press the bullet further into the case.

I set my Crimp at .470 -.468 with...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-30-2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,953
Posted By TresOsos
Pressure was directed down because it was the...

Pressure was directed down because it was the least path of resistance. Over pressure due to double charge or over pressure due to setback, case web is going to blow at the weakest unsupported area. ...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-29-2014, 08:49 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,953
Posted By TresOsos
That did not look like a double charge to me, I...

That did not look like a double charge to me, I think you may have stated your problem.
This could be an over pressure due to bullet setback.
The top round being damaged sounds reasonable, a double...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-29-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 560
Posted By TresOsos
I don't have large hands, but I love the...

I don't have large hands, but I love the round-butt treatment on a 1911.
I like it much better than a bobtail.
Forum: Guncrafter Industries 07-28-2014, 08:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,445
Posted By TresOsos
+1 for George

+1 for George
Forum: Les Baer 07-27-2014, 04:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,573
Posted By TresOsos
On the holsters, I just use a Serpa, permit here...

On the holsters, I just use a Serpa, permit here allows open or concealed carry so I don't worry about printing to much.

On your Zero issue. I think I would run the sight all the way down, bring...
Forum: Legal & Political News 07-23-2014, 02:01 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,795
Posted By TresOsos
I think they will eventually move there HQ here...

I think they will eventually move there HQ here too.
They are going to suffer enough disruptions during the reloaction as it is, give them
a few years and the HQ will be here to.

Now if we can...
Forum: Legal & Political News 07-21-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,030
Posted By TresOsos
Manufacturers should stop all sales of...

Manufacturers should stop all sales of guns,ammunition, parts and support to the state and that includes to all LEO agencies.
If the law abiding citizens of the state cannot have the means to defend...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-21-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,092
Posted By TresOsos
Well, most of the semi-custom shops and a lot of...

Well, most of the semi-custom shops and a lot of the good gunsmiths currently have 1 to 2 years waits or longer.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-19-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,272
Posted By TresOsos
The Series 80 firing pin block and the Swartz...

The Series 80 firing pin block and the Swartz safety do not change the basic functioning of the 1911. It does not change the fundemental method of extracting the shell casing.
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