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Forum: Disaster Preparedness 11-03-2018, 08:57 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,688
Posted By Bluesboy
I agree with this, and the other similar posts....

I agree with this, and the other similar posts. Hard to beat the simplicity, robustness, reliability of a steel revolver. And no magazines is a plus.
After that, I agree with the posts to consider...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 11-03-2018, 08:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,033
Posted By Bluesboy
If your pistol shoots everything else well, but...

If your pistol shoots everything else well, but just doesn't like 147gr, well, as Groucho Marx famously quipped, "then don't do that". ;)
Forum: Second Amendment News ONLY 11-02-2018, 05:49 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,067
Posted By Bluesboy
What are you still blithering about ? It's been...

What are you still blithering about ? It's been pointed out to you numerous times that there was no gun safety violation. And, a vote that isn't for the Republican front runner, but for someone that...
Forum: Reloading Bench 10-31-2018, 08:30 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,573
Posted By Bluesboy
Nope. Just like the guy above, I've also used PP...

Nope. Just like the guy above, I've also used PP FF many times, both paying and receiving, and incurred no fees. The following is copied and pasted directly from paypal's main web page......

...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 10-31-2018, 05:48 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,027
Posted By Bluesboy
Most of these don't provide enough smooth space...

Most of these don't provide enough smooth space for "The Stipplers" to work their custom magic, so, nope, I don't see these catching on. :D
Forum: General Gun Discussion 10-30-2018, 12:31 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,443
Posted By Bluesboy
(quote) "A 1911 is one of the easiest guns to...

(quote) "A 1911 is one of the easiest guns to disassemble......
...and reassemble, but apparently not for the OP if you read his post. Can you come up with something even easier?"

This is simply...
Forum: Browning Hi-Power 10-30-2018, 11:10 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,373
Posted By Bluesboy
Originally Posted by roc1 "This shop I have...

Originally Posted by roc1
"This shop I have done lots business with owner is a firefighter also owns indoor gun range. He marked it to $419 now good not really?
Thanks"

You guys understood...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 10-30-2018, 10:18 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 7,183
Posted By Bluesboy
Same ^ here. While I don't think they're the...

Same ^ here. While I don't think they're the greatest thing since sliced bread, and I've always acknowledged improvements could be made, there's not another pistol I own, or have owned, that I feel...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 10-30-2018, 09:24 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 9,817
Posted By Bluesboy
I must be missing something, or just lucky, but...

I must be missing something, or just lucky, but I've had 3 (used) Springer 1911's pass through my hands (one still here), and the fit, finish, accuracy, and reliability on all of them has been...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 10-28-2018, 02:29 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,499
Posted By Bluesboy
Okee-doke, thanks ! I had to read it again (and...

Okee-doke, thanks ! I had to read it again (and look up a couple terms :D), but I finally got it.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 10-28-2018, 05:58 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,499
Posted By Bluesboy
Concerning the earlier discussion about the...

Concerning the earlier discussion about the pistol's recoil being countered by the mainspring or the recoil spring, I was fiddling with my pistol last night (no jokes, please:D) and noticed that the...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 10-28-2018, 05:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,014
Posted By Bluesboy
Being that you're on a limited budget, and...

Being that you're on a limited budget, and considering a wide range from Colts to Rock Islands, I'm gonna suggest you regularly scour your local Armslist or similar sites, for something from...
Forum: Parts and Accessories Bin 10-27-2018, 09:51 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,858
Posted By Bluesboy
I just got a set that look exactly like these,...

I just got a set that look exactly like these, for under $25 delivered, off ebay.
They're a rosewood laminate, that supposedly came off Colt 1991's that the guy heavily customizes, but who knows....
Forum: Ammo Can 10-27-2018, 09:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,515
Posted By Bluesboy
LOL, as chance would have it, there's one of...

LOL, as chance would have it, there's one of these old boxes in my outside trashcan right now ! Should I go rescue that danged thing ?? (I believe mine say "Remington".)
Forum: Second Amendment News ONLY 10-27-2018, 08:56 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,612
Posted By Bluesboy
Cool ! I never realized how much I like Ohio !!...

Cool ! I never realized how much I like Ohio !! :rock:
And yeah, as already illustrated above, Kasich is a waffling, traitorous,anti-2nd weasel.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 10-24-2018, 11:43 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,499
Posted By Bluesboy
BTW, when I posted the OP, I was under the...

BTW, when I posted the OP, I was under the impression that the recoil spring in the Wolff spring kit was an 18.5 (and now I don't even recall where I got that idea), but after some digging 'round the...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 10-24-2018, 11:29 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,499
Posted By Bluesboy
Your point is well taken, but, when I pull my...

Your point is well taken, but, when I pull my hammer back, getting the mainspring completely out of the way, and then pull my slide to the rear, there is still considerable resistance there, that...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 10-24-2018, 09:50 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,499
Posted By Bluesboy
Now that you mention it, I once picked up a used...

Now that you mention it, I once picked up a used (but clean, apparently low miles) Rock Island that had a couple failures-to-go-into-battery, that I suspected a fresh, high quality recoil spring...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness 10-23-2018, 06:55 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,208
Posted By Bluesboy
When I'm out walking or bicycling, I tote the...

When I'm out walking or bicycling, I tote the smallest Bob Dozier Ka-bar folder, in my gym shorts pocket, or cycling jersey back pocket.
It's about the size of the sunscreen-chapstick I also carry,...
Forum: Reloading Bench 10-22-2018, 09:46 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,573
Posted By Bluesboy
I've posted stuff like AK grips and other common...

I've posted stuff like AK grips and other common parts or accessories, and they got yanked, quick. Then I'd do a search, and find PAGES of the same stuff for sale :confused:.
I'm thinking maybe my...
Forum: General Rifles and Shotguns 10-21-2018, 03:33 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,145
Posted By Bluesboy
Why not ?? That's exactly what he's asking you to...

Why not ?? That's exactly what he's asking you to do. :biglaugh:
Forum: General Rifles and Shotguns 10-21-2018, 03:29 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,145
Posted By Bluesboy
In reading your OP, it seemed clear you pretty...

In reading your OP, it seemed clear you pretty much answered your own question (in case it still isn't clear, the answer is....NO !! :D )
The things are not only absurdly impractical, they're...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 10-21-2018, 03:14 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,499
Posted By Bluesboy
Recoil springs: 16lb vs. 18.5lb ?

I recently traded into a used SA Mil-spec, with unknown round count, and I installed a new recoil and firing pin spring, from a Wolff spring pack I had lying around for a while. I did fire a couple...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 10-19-2018, 08:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 939
Posted By Bluesboy
Thanks for the solid info,Joe. Yeah, I should be...

Thanks for the solid info,Joe. Yeah, I should be able to handle messing with the sear spring without much grief, but can you be more specific on what/where I'd be polishing? (specifically where on...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 10-19-2018, 08:29 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 939
Posted By Bluesboy
Thanks for the replies, guys. The ejector does...

Thanks for the replies, guys. The ejector does have a small,visible gap in the middle third of it, but pressing down hard on it doesn't close the gap (should it?). I don't get the impression that...
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