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Forum: Revolvers Today, 08:52 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 525
Posted By Texagun
Let's not forget the forerunner of these fine old...

Let's not forget the forerunner of these fine old guns, the original S&W Pre-Model 14, better known as the K-38 Masterpiece. This 5-screw model was made in 1952.

https://i.imgur.com/zuNKaRa.jpg
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Forum: Reloading Bench 09-21-2020, 03:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 722
Posted By Texagun
My advice too. 255 gr lead in front of 8.0...

My advice too. 255 gr lead in front of 8.0 Unique is the "standard load" and will probably take care of most of your needs. I cross check every load I use in SEVERAL reloading manuals before loading...
Forum: Kydex and Leather Gear 09-17-2020, 08:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 752
Posted By Texagun
I've had success using Silicon spray (comes in a...

I've had success using Silicon spray (comes in a yellow can at Walmart) and Glad Wrap. Spray the interior of the holster with the silicon, wrap the gun with Glad Wrap, jam it into the holster, leave...
Forum: Site Questions & Suggestions 09-11-2020, 08:38 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,286
Posted By Texagun
Very sorry and disappointed to see it change....

Very sorry and disappointed to see it change. This has been the best firearms forum on the Net and I'm sorry to see it change. The coltforum.com recently made a massive change to "make it better for...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 09-10-2020, 08:50 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,578
Posted By Texagun
Cabela's is not even worth the drive (8 miles)...

Cabela's is not even worth the drive (8 miles) anymore. Pretty much a clone of Dicks. I won't miss either one of them. Thankfully we have gun shows nearly every weekend and the Mom and Pop gun stores...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 09-01-2020, 02:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 567
Posted By Texagun
If it were mine, I would send it in to Colt and...

If it were mine, I would send it in to Colt and let them fit a new barrel for it. It might take a few months but it would probably be like new when you get it back. Call them and ask for a shipping...
Forum: General Rifles and Shotguns 08-31-2020, 08:22 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,176
Posted By Texagun
Purchase 12 Gauge Ithaca Model 37 with damaged...

Purchase 12 Gauge Ithaca Model 37 with damaged barrel at a garage sale for $100.

Cut barrel back to 18-20", removing damaged muzzle. (18" is minimum barrel length).

You now have a decent...
Forum: Colt 08-25-2020, 02:26 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,065
Posted By Texagun
I have the El Paso Saddlery 1930 Austin rig but...

I have the El Paso Saddlery 1930 Austin rig but mine doesn't have those sissy floral carvings on it.:eek: :rock:
Forum: Colt 08-25-2020, 09:02 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,065
Posted By Texagun
Colt did make an Ultimate Bright Stainless...

Colt did make an Ultimate Bright Stainless Government Model in .45 ACP 1986-1996. I bought a couple of them in that time period from a friend who was selling his Colts to buy some new golf clubs. ...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-20-2020, 04:58 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,824
Posted By Texagun
Kratom is a very dangerous drug that mainly comes...

Kratom is a very dangerous drug that mainly comes out of Thailand where it has been banned. It can and does kill some users. I have a dear close friend that started taking Kratom for severe pain...
Forum: Colt 08-16-2020, 09:07 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,831
Posted By Texagun
You're probably right.I was thinking of...

You're probably right.I was thinking of pre-COVID-19 prices. I haven't been to a DFW gun show since the virus struck and as pointed out by many, gun and ammo prices have sky-rocked since then. I did...
Forum: Colt 08-15-2020, 12:13 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,831
Posted By Texagun
It's pretty hard to beat a Colt model O1991 80...

It's pretty hard to beat a Colt model O1991 80 Series. They can be bought new for around $600 around here.
Forum: Dan Wesson 08-15-2020, 12:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 677
Posted By Texagun
Weapon Shield is an excellent product. Been...

Weapon Shield is an excellent product. Been using it for years. For long-term storage I like Eezox. G96 is another product I would recommend. It's a spray product that really gets into the innards...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-13-2020, 09:09 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,529
Posted By Texagun
A few DECADES ago I read in one of the gun...

A few DECADES ago I read in one of the gun magazines about the horrors of galling caused by contact between 2 stainless steel surfaces. So I immediately got my Midway catalog down and ordered a can...
Forum: Parts and Accessories Bin 08-08-2020, 12:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 893
Posted By Texagun
I've used Murphy Oil Soap Original Cleaner to...

I've used Murphy Oil Soap Original Cleaner to clean up a lot of grips and always had a good result. You can buy it at Walmart, Lowes, Home Depot, etc.
...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-03-2020, 08:37 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 859
Posted By Texagun
I bought the S&W Shield .45 shortly after they...

I bought the S&W Shield .45 shortly after they came out. Had the same problem loading the magazines. Bought a couple extra mags from Midway and loaded them all using my Uplula and put them on the...
Forum: Parts and Accessories Bin 07-22-2020, 07:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 604
Posted By Texagun
8 rounds

8 rounds
Forum: Parts and Accessories Bin 07-22-2020, 02:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 604
Posted By Texagun
So which base pad did you buy and does it work?...

So which base pad did you buy and does it work? The 47BN or the low profile steel 47BLP? Sounds like either one would work in your Officer Model magazine. I have the same problem. Bought a gun from...
Forum: Colt 07-21-2020, 08:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,207
Posted By Texagun
One of my favorite guns is a Series 80 Colt made...

One of my favorite guns is a Series 80 Colt made in 1987. Several years ago I put a re-blued Argentine Sistema made in 1933 up for sale on a local forum. Got a call from a guy in another town not far...
Forum: Colt 07-18-2020, 03:27 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,913
Posted By Texagun
eezox

eezox
Forum: Revolvers 07-04-2020, 08:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 892
Posted By Texagun
You might want to check out the recall notice on...

You might want to check out the recall notice on the 686 no-dash. I have had at least 3 686's sent back for the modification and the service was excellent. S&W paid postage both ways.

"SMITH &...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 06-29-2020, 08:10 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,428
Posted By Texagun
Can you post a photo of the area that shows where...

Can you post a photo of the area that shows where the crack is located?
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 06-25-2020, 08:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 642
Posted By Texagun
Years ago I bought a bunch of Chip McCormack...

Years ago I bought a bunch of Chip McCormack Shooting Star magazines with the devel follower for my Colt Defender (.45ACP). When the devel followers started tearing up the feed ramp on my Defender...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 06-19-2020, 08:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,135
Posted By Texagun
Johnny, Good decision. Watch this video. It is...

Johnny,
Good decision. Watch this video. It is a bit longer than 1 hour but you won't be disappointed. It will give you 2nd thoughts about being put on a ventilator.
...
Forum: Second Amendment News ONLY 06-16-2020, 08:12 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 5,062
Posted By Texagun
This just shows how very important it is for you...

This just shows how very important it is for you to VOTE for the presidential candidate that supports your views on the 2nd amendment. The entire course on Constitutional Law in college was...
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