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Forum: General Gun Discussion Today, 09:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 134
Posted By Cappi
haven't owned a lot of 40s But of the ones I've...

haven't owned a lot of 40s
But of the ones I've owned
M&P
S&W Shield
S&W Sigma
HK USP 40c
CZ
Delta Elite with additional Colt 40 cal barrel
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting Today, 08:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 292
Posted By Cappi
I was hoping you'd help me...I don't even know...

I was hoping you'd help me...I don't even know what a vector diagram is:o:biglaugh:




i can understand that, Shane ..once the movement has started.
But I'm thinking the initial contact/whack...
Forum: Reloading Bench Today, 08:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 204
Posted By Cappi
with HP-38/Win 231??:eek: nuh-uh ...

with HP-38/Win 231??:eek:
nuh-uh





I looked at my notes ..i haven't loaded 185gr XTP that light with HP-38/Win231 ..but close
Lowest I've run is 5.7 and averaging 830fps thru 5" barrel ...
Forum: General Gun Discussion Today, 06:16 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 2,904
Posted By Cappi
that would be the right thing to do I...

that would be the right thing to do


I strongly disagree with those that are say you should never shoot a fleeing felon in the back.
imHo, it's wholly contingent on the circumstances of...
Forum: Reloading Bench Yesterday, 09:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 164
Posted By Cappi
I'd expect match grade ammo would be more...

I'd expect match grade ammo would be more consistent/less deviation .
But I've had a chrono since '07, and every time I've run WWB, it's always averaged between 825 to 840

Superdude has...
Forum: General Gun Discussion Yesterday, 09:16 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 10,717
Posted By Cappi
you'll certainly notice the weight difference...

you'll certainly notice the weight difference going from 15oz to 34oz

whether it's a "problem" or not depends on you
As gets mentioned all-de-time (for good reason) you need a good gun belt and...
Forum: Ammo Can Yesterday, 08:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 655
Posted By Cappi
and here's the be$t reason of all Fed HST...

and here's the be$t reason of all


Fed HST $32 bukz for a 50 rnd box

http://www.sgammo.com/product/federal/50-rd-box-45-auto-federal-hst-230-grain-hp-hollow-point-le-ammo-p45hst2

Gold Dots...
Forum: Reloading Bench Yesterday, 08:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 178
Posted By Cappi
why is that, Wes? thanks ..L.T.A.

why is that, Wes?

thanks


..L.T.A.
Forum: Reloading Bench Yesterday, 08:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 164
Posted By Cappi
I run factory ammo that has proven pretty...

I run factory ammo that has proven pretty consistent over the years as my "control"

i know WWB runs pretty consistent (average 830-840fps/5" barrel) and i generally always have some of that on...
Forum: Tactics & Personal Defense Yesterday, 08:01 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,543
Posted By Cappi
do you have a timer? Do any practical shooting?...

do you have a timer?
Do any practical shooting?
Put rapid pairs on multiple targets?

if not, give that a try...then tell me how that laser's working out for you


..L.T.A.
Forum: Ammo Can 07-27-2014, 11:26 PM
Replies: 1,563
Views: 218,766
Posted By Cappi
Maybe it's a "local" thing?? cause more...

Maybe it's a "local" thing??

cause more shops than ever have opened .
more dealers than ever have increased their inventory.
Prices on popular guns have been on sale

just in the last two...
Forum: Ammo Can 07-27-2014, 10:41 PM
Replies: 1,563
Views: 218,766
Posted By Cappi
heard that in '08 heard it in '12 Heard it...

heard that in '08
heard it in '12
Heard it after Sandy

hearing it again now

none have been right yet.
But it is a self fulfilling prophecy as millions of mOOnpies panic, which causes the...
Forum: Tactics & Personal Defense 07-27-2014, 10:26 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,143
Posted By Cappi
LOL...some folks seem to get stuck on wording,...

LOL...some folks seem to get stuck on wording, eh?

question;
how many gun guys does it take to change a light bulb?
Answer;
none.... they'll sit in the dark and argue about meaningless stuff...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 07-27-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 292
Posted By Cappi
you think? i really don't know..but I'd think...

you think?
i really don't know..but I'd think there'd be well more than 23 pounds of pressure (all the MSH pin ever sees) on the hammer/pin for the instant it takes to start it moving, no??

...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 07-27-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 828
Posted By Cappi
I'm confused as well:confused: cause obviously...

I'm confused as well:confused:
cause obviously the pistol isn't finished


..L.T.A.
Forum: Ammo Can 07-27-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 655
Posted By Cappi
don't over think it, Ten any good quality...

don't over think it, Ten
any good quality domestic manufacture premium defense rnd will be fine.
and Gold Saber is no exception

what's most important is that the ammo you choose feeds reliably...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-27-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,171
Posted By Cappi
buy the Colt or make sure you keep the...

buy the Colt
or make sure you keep the Kimber's barrel oiled ....cause they're carbon steel "in the white" ...meaning no finish/bare steel and they'll develop surface rust if not maintained...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-27-2014, 08:43 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 980
Posted By Cappi
besides BB guns

first gun was a zip gun I made at 6 or 7 years old using firecrackers and hollow tube..fo-reel
John Moses Browning I ain't, but i guess that zip gun would qualify as first gun


First factory gun...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-27-2014, 08:32 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 3,893
Posted By Cappi
like a moth to a flame

here i go again.....caliber wars ..



I can dig it, Koda
I'm certainly not suggesting otherwise

but me being a KISS kind of guy, i see it this way;
we know handgun rnds aren't very good...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-26-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 2,904
Posted By Cappi
If I was on the jury;) ..L.T.A.

If I was on the jury;)


..L.T.A.
Forum: Ammo Can 07-26-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 199
Posted By Cappi
most of what I load isn't full power, but have...

most of what I load isn't full power, but have loaded and shot plenty SWC both plated and lead

my pistols aren't finicky about ammo, so i've personally had no issues with reliability.
That...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-26-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 839
Posted By Cappi
not tax/no paper work, good deal!:rock: nice...

not tax/no paper work, good deal!:rock:
nice when happenstance works out in your favor


..L.T.A.
Forum: Ammo Can 07-26-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 1,563
Views: 218,766
Posted By Cappi
don't know how old you are, but I'm 56 and there...

don't know how old you are, but I'm 56 and there are LOTS of things much less now than compared to when i was kid

Electronics, appliances, cloths, shoes, tools, just to name a few .

By and...
Forum: Reloading Bench 07-26-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 763
Posted By Cappi
"Years"??:confused: year and a half by my...

"Years"??:confused:

year and a half by my count, Glen


SandyHook panic did it this time
last time it was the '08 elections .

the pattern looks the same too
year and half for factory...
Forum: Rock Island Armory 07-26-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 530
Posted By Cappi
not a gunsmith...but I see it just the same as...

not a gunsmith...but I see it just the same as Dave


..L.T.A.
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