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Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-08-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 9,965
Posted By MikeyB
I stopped in there a while back killing time. Was...

I stopped in there a while back killing time. Was there for around an hour and felt like I was the only shopper in the store. Don't know how they are surviving.
Forum: Want to Sell/Trade (WTS/WTT) 03-12-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,841
Posted By MikeyB
Still have the .38 Special?

Still have the .38 Special?
Forum: Reloading Bench 03-11-2014, 09:02 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,326
Posted By MikeyB
I agree. 40 years ago when I started reloading...

I agree. 40 years ago when I started reloading pistol ammo three powders covered all my needs, Hercules Unique, Hercules 2400 and W231.
Forum: Revolvers 02-10-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,878
Posted By MikeyB
Wow! That MR73 is gorgeous!!

Wow! That MR73 is gorgeous!!
Forum: Revolvers 12-22-2013, 04:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 862
Posted By MikeyB
I'll second that.

I'll second that.
Forum: Revolvers 12-22-2013, 03:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,061
Posted By MikeyB
Herrett's is another option.

Herrett's is another option.
Forum: Revolvers 08-29-2013, 08:23 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,766
Posted By MikeyB
Sometimes wished I bought a SP101 snubbie....

Sometimes wished I bought a SP101 snubbie. Instead I bought a S&W M&P 360. It's brutal shooting .357 mag rounds out of a 14oz revolver. I pretty much shoot .38 and +P out of it now.
Forum: Reloading Bench 08-29-2013, 08:06 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,182
Posted By MikeyB
The .44 Spl is a great cartridge for reloading. I...

The .44 Spl is a great cartridge for reloading. I use 240gr LSWC and JHP over Unique or 2400.
Forum: Parts and Accessories Bin 08-27-2013, 07:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 620
Posted By MikeyB
I have a few and they all work fine for me.

I have a few and they all work fine for me.
Forum: Reloading Bench 08-15-2013, 07:32 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,316
Posted By MikeyB
Since I'm lazy and don't want to adjust the...

Since I'm lazy and don't want to adjust the powder measure I use 5.2gr for both 230gr and 200gr cast and plated bullets.
Forum: Reloading Bench 08-15-2013, 07:28 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,120
Posted By MikeyB
I have no issues with plated bullets. Treat them...

I have no issues with plated bullets. Treat them like lead bullets when reloading, can be easily shaved if not careful.

Due to the price of plated bullets skyrocketing up I have since switched to...
Forum: Reloading Bench 08-15-2013, 07:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 763
Posted By MikeyB
Yep, I love W231/HP-38 because it meters so well...

Yep, I love W231/HP-38 because it meters so well with my RCBS and Dillon powder throwers.
Forum: Parts and Accessories Bin 08-14-2013, 07:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 684
Posted By MikeyB
I have half and full checkered Raasco grips on my...

I have half and full checkered Raasco grips on my 1911's. Both styles are very grippy.
Forum: Range Reports 08-11-2013, 10:10 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,541
Posted By MikeyB
Had the same issue with my PT-1911 and solved it...

Had the same issue with my PT-1911 and solved it with adding a little extra tension on the fingers. While I had the thumb safety out I also cut a groove for the plunger pin to ride in because the...
Forum: 2A Legal & Political News ONLY 08-10-2013, 10:06 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,002
Posted By MikeyB
Most police chiefs are nothing more than...

Most police chiefs are nothing more than political lap dogs to their mayors.
Forum: Revolvers 08-10-2013, 09:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,354
Posted By MikeyB
I like the Pachmayr grips that covers the...

I like the Pachmayr grips that covers the backstrap. Adds a little cushion. I have them on both the L and N frame's for range or field use.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-10-2013, 09:12 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,088
Posted By MikeyB
Another budget friendly 1911 is Metro Arms.

Another budget friendly 1911 is Metro Arms.
Forum: Revolvers 08-07-2013, 07:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 828
Posted By MikeyB
And also the Taurus Tracker. They are decent but...

And also the Taurus Tracker. They are decent but inspect closely (like cylinder rotation, timing and lockup) before buying.
Forum: Revolvers 08-07-2013, 07:20 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,502
Posted By MikeyB
It's legal in Texas to hunt hogs year round, with...

It's legal in Texas to hunt hogs year round, with just about anything.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 08-07-2013, 07:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 442
Posted By MikeyB
I did receive a reply from one of WC's gunsmiths...

I did receive a reply from one of WC's gunsmiths for bushing dimensions.

FYI for anyone that is interested:

Drop In Bushings: OD -.698 ID -.583

Full Fit Bushings: OD -.703 ID -.579
Forum: Reloading Bench 08-07-2013, 07:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 916
Posted By MikeyB
Hmmm, wonder if the Academy in Sherman, TX has...

Hmmm, wonder if the Academy in Sherman, TX has reloading supplies. Hoping to stop by there (and Gander Mountain) in several weeks.
Forum: Revolvers 08-06-2013, 07:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,085
Posted By MikeyB
The dehorn is factory.

The dehorn is factory.
Forum: Revolvers 08-04-2013, 07:03 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,524
Posted By MikeyB
My wife carries a 642 and one of my CCW's is a...

My wife carries a 642 and one of my CCW's is a M&P 360 in .357 magnum. Both are excellent ultra-light revolvers.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 08-04-2013, 10:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 442
Posted By MikeyB
Wilson Combat thick flange barrel bushing dimensions

Anyone have the ID and OD for the #588 thick flange bushing? I can't any info other than it's for .580" barrels.
Forum: Revolvers 08-03-2013, 06:36 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,502
Posted By MikeyB
My S&W 1950 .44 Spl with Keith loads. ...

My S&W 1950 .44 Spl with Keith loads.

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