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Forum: USGI/Foreign Military and other Vintage 1911s Today, 07:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 319
Posted By M-Peltier
Does that matter? Made in 1943, someones Grandpa...

Does that matter? Made in 1943, someones Grandpa probably did.
Forum: Revolvers Today, 07:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 534
Posted By M-Peltier
Cant speak to the question of what Ruger is...

Cant speak to the question of what Ruger is doing.

But fiber optic sights I have used for years. They can break, but if of good design and properly installed they don't just break for no good...
Forum: Competitive Shooting Today, 06:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 294
Posted By M-Peltier
Front sight width is truly a personal preference...

Front sight width is truly a personal preference to some degree. Often dictated by age. Like in my case, a .95 front has so much daylight it appears I could have two front sights and still not fill...
Forum: Reloading Bench Today, 06:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 203
Posted By M-Peltier
Several years ago I had the reloaders opportunity...

Several years ago I had the reloaders opportunity of a lifetime. Our training department no longer had a way to get rid of their building pile of 5.56, 9mm and 40sw brass. There was overflowing 55...
Forum: Competitive Shooting Yesterday, 06:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 294
Posted By M-Peltier
OP The heights you are talking about to still...

OP
The heights you are talking about to still utilize that adjustable sight are so small it is insignificant to acquiring a target quickly. Additionally it could get you to close to the adjustment...
Forum: General Gun Discussion Yesterday, 06:43 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 726
Posted By M-Peltier
So true. My brother in law is now retired from...

So true.
My brother in law is now retired from the department he served for over 20 years. When active he was a member of their swat team. He was issued a full auto MP5 and about a dozen loaded...
Forum: Revolvers 05-31-2020, 07:41 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,255
Posted By M-Peltier
If only I could have 5: S&W Model 27 8-3/8"...

If only I could have 5:

S&W Model 27 8-3/8" .357 mag
S&W Model 17 K22 Masterpiese 6" 22LR
S&W Model 629 6" .44 Magnum
S&W 625 Model of 1989 3" .45 ACP
S&W Model 53 6" .22 Rem Jet

I have...
Forum: ARs ONLY 05-31-2020, 07:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 380
Posted By M-Peltier
Was this an aftermarket front sight and gas block...

Was this an aftermarket front sight and gas block or a Mil-Std forged and pinned FSB?
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-30-2020, 06:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 302
Posted By M-Peltier
Holds up very well to kydex. I built a Caspian...

Holds up very well to kydex. I built a Caspian 9mm for 3-gun competition many years ago. It only saw use in kydex and had only very light thinning on the high spots when I sold it despite being drawn...
Forum: Ammo Can 05-30-2020, 06:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 298
Posted By M-Peltier
Probably the difference in powder speeds used...

Probably the difference in powder speeds used between the two brands in the barrel length of your AR carbine. What length barrel?
Forum: General Gun Discussion 05-29-2020, 04:08 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 854
Posted By M-Peltier
Thats what I was thinking too. I lived in SFLA...

Thats what I was thinking too. I lived in SFLA for about 10 years. Moved here to West central Florida 18 years ago (Crystal River, Ocala area) and never looked back. Low taxes, big properties, change...
Forum: Range Reports 05-29-2020, 02:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 548
Posted By M-Peltier
Just received my Ghost Thunder holster rig. Very...

Just received my Ghost Thunder holster rig. Very nice. Took about 2 hours to get it all set up. Very slick and secure. The mag pouches actually come with two different carriers to choose from,...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 05-29-2020, 06:28 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 854
Posted By M-Peltier
You should be good to go. Ive traveled from...

You should be good to go. Ive traveled from Florida to GA, Tennessee, Kentucky many times with a few firearms. Never a problem. Heres a couple links for you with a little info on Floridas laws.

...
Forum: ARs ONLY 05-28-2020, 06:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 380
Posted By M-Peltier
Ive used a bunch of them. The two I prefer the...

Ive used a bunch of them. The two I prefer the most are by Midwest industries and the BCM Alpha. The Midwest is a little easier to mount, if you decide to go BCM, read the directions very carefully.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 05-27-2020, 07:13 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,090
Posted By M-Peltier
This is exactly right. I had a friend when I...

This is exactly right. I had a friend when I lived down in South Florida years ago who was helping me learn USPSA. He was a GM in Limited and had said to me that there is no such thing as to much...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 05-26-2020, 06:24 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,090
Posted By M-Peltier
Someone once said "Only accurate guns are...

Someone once said "Only accurate guns are interesting". I have grown to appreciate this sentiment. Fortunately the typical 1911's I have owned have been interesting. In many cases more interesting...
Forum: Range Reports 05-26-2020, 08:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 548
Posted By M-Peltier
OK, so after a little time with them now I can...

OK, so after a little time with them now I can say my only real disappointments are the 9mm extractor for some reason has been changed to a MIM part. Im sure its a good quality MIM but the 9mm cost...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 05-26-2020, 07:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 387
Posted By M-Peltier
This is great to hear. I would like to hear more...

This is great to hear. I would like to hear more uplifting stories, as apposed to the doom and gloom we seem to hear all to frequently. I'll share one.

Our RV was in for service when this all...
Forum: The Armed Citizen 05-25-2020, 08:17 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,858
Posted By M-Peltier
This whole event is very interesting. After...

This whole event is very interesting. After reading the news story it described Tory as 29 and BJ as I think 45. I was immediately struck with the revelation that she still is into older men....Lol
Forum: General Gun Discussion 05-25-2020, 08:01 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 12,842
Posted By M-Peltier
Whats that smell........

Whats that smell........
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 05-24-2020, 04:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 387
Posted By M-Peltier
Don't forget to tip your waitress!

Now that many places are opening up albeit with limited seating, please make sure you tip your waiter/waitress. And if like my wife and I you have not really been financially impacted by this...
Forum: Range Reports 05-22-2020, 04:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 548
Posted By M-Peltier
That was my concern as well, but the large base...

That was my concern as well, but the large base plates on the 40 is a significant and very noticeable difference.

My Texas star came in, I must say the TSO makes the Star feel easy. I even shot...
Forum: Rimfire! 05-22-2020, 06:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 100
Posted By M-Peltier
I'm not sure what year it started but there's...

I'm not sure what year it started but there's lots of variations even of the original Mark 1. If the magazine is slotted on both sides with a keyhole cut near the bottom, on both sides, it can be...
Forum: Revolvers 05-21-2020, 11:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 499
Posted By M-Peltier
Pythons that work.........is the next thing I...

Pythons that work.........is the next thing I want to see from Colt.
Forum: General Rifles and Shotguns 05-21-2020, 06:32 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 452
Posted By M-Peltier
Classic12 Whats the chain I see in the photos...

Classic12
Whats the chain I see in the photos for? To limit rifle movement? A shell deflector? or something else?
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