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Forum: Tactics & Personal Defense Today, 04:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 205
Posted By wccountryboy
ISIS has a significant segment that are US, UK,...

ISIS has a significant segment that are US, UK, or other western European citizens, and can easily entry the US.

If they came here to stage an event, it will most likely be a dramatic one in a...
Forum: Tactics & Personal Defense Today, 10:55 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,159
Posted By wccountryboy
Assuming IWB belt carry and a proper belt, an...

Assuming IWB belt carry and a proper belt, an inch of slide length isn't much, unless you're slightly built or very short, then it can make a difference in comfort. OWB, its pretty much irrelevant....
Forum: General Gun Discussion Today, 07:22 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 1,014
Posted By wccountryboy
Great idea. I'm in.

Great idea. I'm in.
Forum: General Gun Discussion Yesterday, 09:35 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 1,836
Posted By wccountryboy
This suspect was not falling, he was on the...

This suspect was not falling, he was on the ground. The last shots were not heat of the moment or a continuation of the initial shots; there appears to be a distinct pause, then the final 2 shots. ...
Forum: General Gun Discussion Yesterday, 07:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 345
Posted By wccountryboy
There's actually 5 common 1911 barrel lengths: ...

There's actually 5 common 1911 barrel lengths:
These are the original Colt models
5"
4.5" Commander
3.5" Officer

There are also, more commonly from manufacturers other than Colt, 4" and 3"...
Forum: General Gun Discussion Yesterday, 07:22 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 4,772
Posted By wccountryboy
Murphys Law of Combat Operations: #4 You...

Murphys Law of Combat Operations:

#4 You are NOT Superman.
Forum: General Gun Discussion Yesterday, 07:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 467
Posted By wccountryboy
Kids do stupid stuff, frequently. Looking back,...

Kids do stupid stuff, frequently. Looking back, I sometimes wonder how I made it to 18....

The case of the father shooting the boyfriend is completely different though. He PIDd a target that he...
Forum: General Gun Discussion Yesterday, 06:53 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 1,836
Posted By wccountryboy
These idiots.... I mean good, misunderstood...

These idiots.... I mean good, misunderstood kids... appear to be intentionally bait the police. They shoplift a couple drinks, set them on the sidewalk, and wait for the law to show up.

Shots 1-6...
Forum: Tactics & Personal Defense Yesterday, 05:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 544
Posted By wccountryboy
Im sure the service life is padded a little, but...

Im sure the service life is padded a little, but liability is only a part of it- unlike milk, armor doesn't smell when it deteriorates. There is no way to tell how much its performance is degraded...
Forum: Tactics & Personal Defense Yesterday, 04:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 194
Posted By wccountryboy
A more accurate statement may be 'God forbid...

A more accurate statement may be 'God forbid people behave like civilized adults on a public forum'.

No surprise the thread was locked- I'm surprised it took as long as it did. The mods here are...
Forum: General Gun Discussion Yesterday, 04:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 467
Posted By wccountryboy
A "trained" LEO shooting blindly at shadows.... A...

A "trained" LEO shooting blindly at shadows.... A "trained" LEO who doesn't use verb commands when dealing with an unknown and unidentified blur in the dark.... A "trained" LEO that decides to drive...
Forum: Tactics & Personal Defense Yesterday, 03:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 544
Posted By wccountryboy
Body armor is a risk vs reward equation. In...

Body armor is a risk vs reward equation. In Iraq, it was soft armor and rifle plates. In Afghanistan, it was just a plate carrier. My decisions were based on the anticipated threat, risk analysis,...
Forum: General Gun Discussion Yesterday, 02:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 264
Posted By wccountryboy
If it can be fixed, he should count his...

If it can be fixed, he should count his blessings! If not, he's out a grand +/-.

AAC is a first rate suppressor and manufacturer. IF -and its a big if- its a manufacturing defect, they'll make...
Forum: Tactics & Personal Defense Yesterday, 02:46 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 951
Posted By wccountryboy
While I agree that most people are too absorbed...

While I agree that most people are too absorbed in their own lives to generally notice a reasonably well concealed pistol, I'm not so naive as to think I've never been made, especially if the cover...
Forum: General Gun Discussion Yesterday, 02:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 264
Posted By wccountryboy
Who made the can, and what type of mount....? ...

Who made the can, and what type of mount....? Was the tube- with the S/N- salvageable? If so, perhaps the manufacturer can fix it.

With a months long wait and $200 tax, destroying an NFA item...
Forum: General Gun Discussion Yesterday, 12:45 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 607
Posted By wccountryboy
After re reading the original question, and...

After re reading the original question, and digging into the topic a little, I think that the Federal Springfield Armory is the correct answer.

The Armory was the first institution to invest in...
Forum: General Gun Discussion Yesterday, 07:24 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 607
Posted By wccountryboy
There's a lot of validity to this, as they were...

There's a lot of validity to this, as they were the first to invest ( at least 8n the US, not sure about overseas)in the machinery that made large scale production of interchangeable parts possible. ...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-20-2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 607
Posted By wccountryboy
I don't think any one individual or company...

I don't think any one individual or company revolutionized firearms manufacturing in a manner comparable to Fords assembly line process.

The advent of interchangeable parts was a leap forward,...
Forum: ARs ONLY 08-20-2014, 04:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 422
Posted By wccountryboy
Good choice, i love mine. Fun at the range,...

Good choice, i love mine. Fun at the range, handy in the house or around the property- at least until i sort out my 7.5" .300BLK..... then my wife will be the primary user of the 5.56mm.

The 9mm...
Forum: General Rifles and Shotguns 08-20-2014, 04:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 388
Posted By wccountryboy
As said, it would be an SBS because it came with...

As said, it would be an SBS because it came with a stock.... stupid but there ya have it.

As for validity, there's a good reason revolving rifles were an epic FAIL in the 1870s:

You have your...
Forum: Tactics & Personal Defense 08-20-2014, 04:02 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,159
Posted By wccountryboy
Oh, I will! I enjoyed shooting the Solo, and...

Oh, I will! I enjoyed shooting the Solo, and didn't get a miss on an 'A' zone steel plate until the 85 yard line. Accurate, smooth little gun. I've handled, but not fired, the Sig. I like that...
Forum: Tactics & Personal Defense 08-20-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,159
Posted By wccountryboy
If you can get it to run well, there are some...

If you can get it to run well, there are some situations where a 3" gun offers advantages. It fits in the gun pockets of my MC vest; my 4" guns don't. If deep cover is required ( hip carry, no...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-20-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 562
Views: 23,683
Posted By wccountryboy
The quality of the technology notwithstanding,...

The quality of the technology notwithstanding, the execution seems very poor. A halo holding the camera, long wires running everywhere.... very large and physically separated components.... instant...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-19-2014, 07:05 AM
Replies: 562
Views: 23,683
Posted By wccountryboy
That looks pretty far from state of the art. ...

That looks pretty far from state of the art. Actually, it looks pretty archaic. There are a lot of option available. Im pretty sure something could be adapted to this purpose and be minimally...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-18-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 562
Views: 23,683
Posted By wccountryboy
I don't think it removes ANY doubt; a camera...

I don't think it removes ANY doubt; a camera captures everything within its field of view. The human brain does not. That's why I said its perhaps a 90% solution- video can't definitively tell you...
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