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Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-15-2020, 05:52 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,229
Posted By AustinWiseGuy
My bedside gun, a SIG P220. .45ACP, DA, Hogue...

My bedside gun, a SIG P220. .45ACP, DA, Hogue grips, reliable SIG quality, not expensive. What more can one ask for? :)
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-15-2020, 05:44 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,888
Posted By AustinWiseGuy
After every range trip if possible. If it's not...

After every range trip if possible. If it's not possible, I've waited a day or two before getting to it. But, while the gun is dirty, my brain is constantly thinking about how dirty my gun is, so...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 05-14-2020, 08:34 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 8,726
Posted By AustinWiseGuy
I bought my first 1911s, a Kimber in 4" and a...

I bought my first 1911s, a Kimber in 4" and a base-line Springfield, years ago. I didn't care for the Kimber at all. I sold it . Then I sold my Springfield as I was getting more in to smaller...
Forum: General Rifles and Shotguns 03-29-2020, 02:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,001
Posted By AustinWiseGuy
Jim, PhoneJack, Uncle Mike and the rest: Thanks...

Jim, PhoneJack, Uncle Mike and the rest: Thanks for jumping in. Opinions, info and everything in-between including the grins are much appreciated.
Forum: General Rifles and Shotguns 03-29-2020, 02:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,001
Posted By AustinWiseGuy
Those are really nice. The one im considering...

Those are really nice. The one im considering buying leans more toward the looks of your Smith Carona. The stock is a type 6? Its minus the hand grooves and a 4 digit number prominently stamped on...
Forum: General Rifles and Shotguns 03-28-2020, 02:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,001
Posted By AustinWiseGuy
Agreed re cartridge pressure. Question - what low...

Agreed re cartridge pressure. Question - what low pressure cartridges do you use? Recommendation?

Also, another study by Joseph L. Lyon, M.D., M.P.H. for future reference where he attempted to put...
Forum: General Rifles and Shotguns 03-28-2020, 10:51 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,001
Posted By AustinWiseGuy
So ive been reading (dangerous, i know) and it...

So ive been reading (dangerous, i know) and it appears, according to M14 Forum member CplNorton, that BrGen. JS Hatcher wrote a book naming the lower numbered M1903s as having heat treatment issues...
Forum: General Rifles and Shotguns 03-28-2020, 08:41 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,001
Posted By AustinWiseGuy
Seems like theres some who are attempting to...

Seems like theres some who are attempting to disprove:

https://m14forum.com/steel-wood/488708-springfield-armory-declares-low-number-m1903-s-safe-3.html

“M1903 failures of any serial range are...
Forum: General Rifles and Shotguns 03-27-2020, 09:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,001
Posted By AustinWiseGuy
MKK41: this is timely. Thanks. Interesting...

MKK41: this is timely. Thanks.

Interesting note on the article you sent, “ All ‘low number’ bolts have the bolt handle bent straight down, perpendicular to the axis of the bolt body. High number...
Forum: General Rifles and Shotguns 03-27-2020, 06:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,001
Posted By AustinWiseGuy
Springfield Armory 1903 vs A3

I have an opportunity to pick up an old 1903 mfg date 1911, barrel replacement 1918. Ive been looking at thr 1903a3 for a while however. I was wondering if anyone can list out some pro/cons on the 03...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 02-24-2020, 07:50 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,612
Posted By AustinWiseGuy
From the same author of Last Stand of the Tin Can...

From the same author of Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors, I'm about 3/4 the way through The Fleet At Flood Tide: America at Total War in the Pacific, James Hornfischer. As always, awesomely...
Forum: Other 1911's 02-17-2020, 08:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,105
Posted By AustinWiseGuy
Tisas 1911-A1 sale at Grab-a-Gun

Just saw this ad this morning for $350, President's Day.
https://grabagun.com/sds-imports-1911-a1-us-army-45-acp-5-inch-7rds.html

Besides nice price-point, looks like free shipping for the next...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 02-05-2020, 10:00 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 10,562
Posted By AustinWiseGuy
^ yep! Love mine. After trigger & sights...

^ yep!

Love mine. After trigger & sights upgrade, I love it more.
Forum: Browning Hi-Power 01-30-2020, 12:21 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,674
Posted By AustinWiseGuy
With GBs new fee schedule on auction sales, its...

With GBs new fee schedule on auction sales, its an expensive way to try to set precedent. Its fishy, sure but I'm still trying to work out a logical scam angle for this sale if it were faked.
Forum: Safes and Storage 12-31-2019, 11:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,712
Posted By AustinWiseGuy
We had an interesting thread not long ago titled...

We had an interesting thread not long ago titled On Dedicated Truck Guns. Lots of mentions about various safes.

https://forums.1911forum.com/showthread.php?t=997476
Forum: Second Amendment News ONLY 12-18-2019, 10:11 AM
Replies: 1,051
Views: 48,185
Posted By AustinWiseGuy
For your consumption... ...

For your consumption...

https://gatdaily.com/flashpoint-virginia/
Forum: Second Amendment News ONLY 12-17-2019, 11:33 AM
Replies: 1,051
Views: 48,185
Posted By AustinWiseGuy
You can always vote with your feet. Other states...

You can always vote with your feet. Other states not as oppressive benefit from your patronage and tax dollars. Offending states lose congressional representation and your tax dollars. The way our...
Forum: Second Amendment News ONLY 12-13-2019, 06:54 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,918
Posted By AustinWiseGuy
Let em try. I foresee a huge lawsuit using troops...

Let em try. I foresee a huge lawsuit using troops of any kind to enforce any domestic police action.
Forum: Second Amendment News ONLY 12-10-2019, 11:25 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,201
Posted By AustinWiseGuy
^ This. Bloomberg & liberals are all about...

^ This.

Bloomberg & liberals are all about control whether it's firearms, sodas, or whatever. They think they know best and they want to be the limousine-driven czars who will direct your lives...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 12-05-2019, 04:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,085
Posted By AustinWiseGuy
Got a call from Virginia Landry, CA gun attorney....

Got a call from Virginia Landry, CA gun attorney. Virginia confirms what you've all mentioned here and a couple other points. I'll summarize:

1. Less than 10 round magazines only.
2. Keep...
Forum: Second Amendment News ONLY 12-05-2019, 04:46 PM
Replies: 1,051
Views: 48,185
Posted By AustinWiseGuy
New article in the Washington Free Beacon on...

New article in the Washington Free Beacon on this:

https://freebeacon.com/issues/overflow-crowd-turns-out-in-blue-county-to-support-second-amendment

Might cause some of the VA democrats to...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 12-04-2019, 09:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,085
Posted By AustinWiseGuy
Thx all. And thx TJPAXTON for the reference. Im...

Thx all. And thx TJPAXTON for the reference. Im going to print that and keep it in the gun vault just in case.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 12-04-2019, 05:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,085
Posted By AustinWiseGuy
Thx guys. That makes .. no sense .. but such is...

Thx guys. That makes .. no sense .. but such is life in California. But definitely less-than 10 rd mags for sure.

MagMan: Way back, I'm a Californian by birth (Texan by choice). Family is in the...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 12-04-2019, 12:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,085
Posted By AustinWiseGuy
Gotta drive to California

I understand last July there've been changes to CA's firearms and ammo laws. I'm currently on the CA OAG site and I see that "any" firearm can be transported in to the state as long as I'm driving...
Forum: Browning Hi-Power 12-03-2019, 05:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 984
Posted By AustinWiseGuy
Sometimes a gun needs to be left alone, and then...

Sometimes a gun needs to be left alone, and then sometimes a real beauty rises. Thats a nice looking gun.
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