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Forum: General Gun Discussion Yesterday, 06:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 571
Posted By Cappi
don't take this as a knock on your mom, but the...

don't take this as a knock on your mom, but the similarities between a steady diet of romance novels and tinfoil hat blogs are.....

they both have a "fairy tale" perception of reality


being...
Forum: General Gun Discussion Yesterday, 06:13 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,345
Posted By Cappi
and I, for one am glad you did. Some of us...

and I, for one am glad you did.
Some of us (me) rarely, if ever frequent other gun forums.

It matters not to "me" whether you just wanted to share or were looking for info.
It's a cool...
Forum: General Gun Discussion Yesterday, 05:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 571
Posted By Cappi
Three North Carolina men fearing a government...

Three North Carolina men fearing a government takeover and martial law




what's funny, if you paid attention, we heard similar during the last administration .
Some of the flip side coin...
Forum: Rock Island Armory Yesterday, 05:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 90
Posted By Cappi
not a rail'd one, but my first foray into more...

not a rail'd one, but my first foray into more advanced backyard 'smithing was to bobtail GI gov model as part of a carry gun project


...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-03-2015, 07:03 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,996
Posted By Cappi
interesting had no idea when i was kid...

interesting
had no idea

when i was kid in the '60s , a SNS was considered the cheapest handguns sold at places like truck stops

..L.T.A.
Forum: Rock Island Armory 08-03-2015, 04:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 350
Posted By Cappi
not too many buttheads here. You'll find most...

not too many buttheads here.
You'll find most are easy going and helpful





don't sweat it.
and there's no reason you can't learn the platform and do your own mods.
Forum: Ammo Can 08-03-2015, 04:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 175
Posted By Cappi
not very often me personally ... One with...

not very often

me personally ...
One with WWB (45cal)
Couple/three with Tula (45cal)

That's in appx 10K rnds ea

a friend had one in 9mm (WWB) while on my range
Forum: Colt 08-03-2015, 04:20 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,078
Posted By Cappi
if you weren't going to conceal carry, that's...

if you weren't going to conceal carry, that's where I'd be..
the new 70 series GCNM

there's nothing appealing about carrying a 5" barreled 3 pounds of steel and lead all day to "me" ...and...
Forum: Rock Island Armory 08-03-2015, 03:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 350
Posted By Cappi
LOL. relax...no one was being "snarky" in the...

LOL.
relax...no one was being "snarky" in the least.



and yes, even changing a MSH can require fitting.
Not just to get it to fit the frame, but there may be fitting required so the grip...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-03-2015, 05:53 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,345
Posted By Cappi
what an interesting pistol. Thanks for posting...

what an interesting pistol.
Thanks for posting this thread, Bc
and special thanks to Yun for all the pics


I have a dumb question..

I see what appears to be elk (stag?) horns on the...
Forum: Reloading Bench 08-03-2015, 05:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 294
Posted By Cappi
I'm sure there are. But that doesn't...

I'm sure there are.
But that doesn't necessarily mean that's what the scrap yard will pay you.

i know that from when I had that load of copper and brass
(we demo'd the plumbing in some...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-02-2015, 08:12 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,996
Posted By Cappi
Drake Oldham (a highly respected professional...

Drake Oldham (a highly respected professional 1911 'smith) and Walt Kulack (a friend and author of several published gun books)
did some drop tests a few years ago...more than a few inertia fired ...
Forum: Reloading Bench 08-02-2015, 07:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 294
Posted By Cappi
had no clue it was that high. don't think it...

had no clue it was that high.
don't think it was anywhere near that last time I scrapped some brass and copper (copper paid well, but brass didn't)

..L.T.A.
Forum: Tactics & Personal Defense 08-02-2015, 07:36 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,376
Posted By Cappi
Not only that, but they're easier to teach . ...

Not only that, but they're easier to teach .
Don't have a "male pride" thing to get in the way and have less "preconceived" notions to boot
(like one blast from a shotgun wipes out a whole room...
Forum: Rock Island Armory 08-02-2015, 07:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,669
Posted By Cappi
I'm one of "those guys" that tries everything . ...

I'm one of "those guys" that tries everything .
I've got grease and oils downstairs from stupid hi-priced to as cheap as Type F tranny fluid (2 bukz a quart) and plain ole cheap white lithium...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-02-2015, 02:34 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,078
Posted By Cappi
and here's some stands easily made (and repaired...

and here's some stands easily made (and repaired when shot*) stands anyone with a hacksaw can make


http://i70.photobucket.com/albums/i84/larycap/056-1.jpg...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-02-2015, 02:15 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,078
Posted By Cappi
a plate rack that can be reset from the shooting...

a plate rack that can be reset from the shooting area with the pull of a cable
(I'm lazy most of the time and don't want to walk down range to reset) :p:o:dope:


..L.T.A.
Forum: Tactics & Personal Defense 08-02-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,385
Posted By Cappi
glad you're aware of that fact. Unless it's a...

glad you're aware of that fact.
Unless it's a heavy commercial steel door w/steel jambs , any healthy thug that doesn't have a foot or leg injury can splinter any wooden jamb and rip the 3" screws...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-02-2015, 08:11 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,996
Posted By Cappi
got a link to that?? I do "know" that a...

got a link to that??

I do "know" that a whack from a hard object on a rested hammer will dent a primer .

couple of us on this site (me being one) did it a year or three ago when it was said a...
Forum: Rock Island Armory 08-01-2015, 09:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 264
Posted By Cappi
Most definitely a GI model and certainly a...

Most definitely a GI model
and certainly a drop-in grip safety





side play "might' still be there with most of the grip safeties available .
Won't be due to the safety, but due to the...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-01-2015, 01:58 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,215
Posted By Cappi
that's a fact I know one he's in a Fed...

that's a fact
I know one

he's in a Fed prison right now.
he was slingin' dope (pills and heroin) for years before he got roped in a Fed roundup


..L.T.A.
Forum: Rock Island Armory 08-01-2015, 01:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 264
Posted By Cappi
oops forgot...

Thanks Den/you're welcome

there's a much better one in the G'smithing forum here
It's a sticky thread near the top

an extraordinary example of what a meticulous pro can do


..L.T.A.
Forum: Rock Island Armory 08-01-2015, 01:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 264
Posted By Cappi
You could be right O'E, and it is indeed a Tac...

You could be right O'E, and it is indeed a Tac and not a GI
But my guess is the "bulge" he's talking about is under the frame tangs and not the speed bump

also, some of the other things in his...
Forum: Rock Island Armory 08-01-2015, 06:43 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 314
Posted By Cappi
+p is fine your pistol will have no problem...

+p is fine
your pistol will have no problem handling it.
and it's not like many folks can afford to shoot 10K rnds of premium self defense ammo

..L.T.A.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-01-2015, 06:36 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,630
Posted By Cappi
quite possible ...maybe even likely here's...

quite possible ...maybe even likely

here's another thought as a possible "why"
ammo.....
Maybe it's inherently "easier" to make 45 ammo more accurate due to lower pressures and big fat slow...
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