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Forum: Reloading Bench 03-23-2020, 03:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 704
Posted By Big Pete10
Green is generally better even when you screw...

Green is generally better even when you screw them into a Blue press.
Forum: Ammo Can 03-14-2020, 05:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 538
Posted By Big Pete10
I find it hard to understand why people will pay...

I find it hard to understand why people will pay big bucks for a pistol and then shoot the cheapest nastiest ammo they can find just to save a penny or 2 per round.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 03-11-2020, 10:40 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,593
Posted By Big Pete10
Maybe you would be better off with an old loosey...

Maybe you would be better off with an old loosey goosey Colt than a tightly fitted DW. That or keep it clean. They say Glocks don't have to be cleaned.
Forum: Dan Wesson 03-06-2020, 10:35 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,964
Posted By Big Pete10
None of the new guns I've purchased have required...

None of the new guns I've purchased have required any so called break in. They either worked or they didn't. Those that didn't work required repair by me or on warranty. Just a note my DW Valkyrie...
Forum: Second Amendment News ONLY 03-04-2020, 10:33 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,567
Posted By Big Pete10
Apparently, democrat gun owners are ready to give...

Apparently, democrat gun owners are ready to give up their guns or they wouldn't vote democrat. I do not understand this. Never will. The confiscation of our guns is part of the democrat platform,...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 02-14-2020, 12:03 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 4,289
Posted By Big Pete10
I prefer a thumb safety except on guns like the...

I prefer a thumb safety except on guns like the 92FS, carry it hammer down safety off(Mine has been converted to decocker only). Revolvers don't need safetys, you shoot D/A or thumb cock it. I guess...
Forum: AllOutdoor.com 02-14-2020, 11:49 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 258
Posted By Big Pete10
I always carry a pocket knife, always have. Who...

I always carry a pocket knife, always have. Who doesn't???
Forum: Kimber 02-10-2020, 05:58 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,944
Posted By Big Pete10
I bought a new one in 09. Had to dimple the slide...

I bought a new one in 09. Had to dimple the slide stop, file the front sight to zero it, installed a Colt sear spring to lighten, replaced the thumb safety and she's good to go. The original thumb...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 02-10-2020, 05:51 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,214
Posted By Big Pete10
I have a Ruger CMD in 45, really like it, it's a...

I have a Ruger CMD in 45, really like it, it's a shooter.
A Colt Wiley Clapp lightweight, great gun, it's also a 45
Newest is a Dan Wesson Valkyrie Commander 9MM

I may like Commanders better...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 02-10-2020, 08:43 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,243
Posted By Big Pete10
I have a 92FS, stock gun, smooth as silk. I also...

I have a 92FS, stock gun, smooth as silk. I also have a Ruger CMD that is super smooth, don't know why, it's one of the cheapest guns I own. I use grease on the guns with more clearance, oil on the...
Forum: Reloading Bench 02-10-2020, 08:32 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,585
Posted By Big Pete10
Plunk test is better than the gauge.

Plunk test is better than the gauge.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 02-10-2020, 08:28 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 8,859
Posted By Big Pete10
S&W Model 24 in the 80s, was a special run....

S&W Model 24 in the 80s, was a special run. several factory defects, S&W not willing to correct it.
Taurus .40, would jam for no reason. at least once in 50 or 60 rounds.
Glock 19, eats my trigger...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 02-04-2020, 06:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 706
Posted By Big Pete10
I shot a friends 210 a couple days ago, I think a...

I shot a friends 210 a couple days ago, I think a 5". Don't mind saying I think it was great. Several notches above a 226 style Sig. I may have to have a 210, to shoot not carry. I have a couple 642s...
Forum: Rock Island Armory 02-03-2020, 11:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 768
Posted By Big Pete10
I own Colts, Kimber, DW, SA ,Ruger and a...

I own Colts, Kimber, DW, SA ,Ruger and a Citadel. They are all fun but the Citadel is not of the same quality as the others. I have run 3 to 4000 rounds thru the Citadel, the only real problems I've...
Forum: Dan Wesson 02-02-2020, 09:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 741
Posted By Big Pete10
I bought a DW Valkyrie Commander a while back, so...

I bought a DW Valkyrie Commander a while back, so far nary a bobble, 3 or 400 rounds thru it. My take on this is that's how it should be, a new gun should work. It's new, it will never be this good...
Forum: Second Amendment News ONLY 01-30-2020, 06:18 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,189
Posted By Big Pete10
Last time we tried to secede Lincoln tried to...

Last time we tried to secede Lincoln tried to kill all of us and then we were under carpet bagger rule, still are to a certain extent.
Forum: Rimfire! 01-28-2020, 09:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 676
Posted By Big Pete10
A bullseye pistol doesn't really need a safety..

A bullseye pistol doesn't really need a safety..
Forum: Ammo Can 01-27-2020, 08:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 666
Posted By Big Pete10
I switched from cast 200 SWC to cast 200 RN when...

I switched from cast 200 SWC to cast 200 RN when I started shooting revolver. I have not tested for accuracy at 50 yards with a machine rest so I can't say the RN is as accurate as the SWC BUT, out...
Forum: Kydex and Leather Gear 01-27-2020, 08:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,207
Posted By Big Pete10
A high ride pancake would conceal it, I have one...

A high ride pancake would conceal it, I have one for a 4"686 revolver and it conceals really well but I won't call it comfortable.
Forum: Dan Wesson 01-11-2020, 01:25 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,387
Posted By Big Pete10
I guess I've been fortunate thru the years, never...

I guess I've been fortunate thru the years, never had a problem like this with the 10 or so 1911 pistols I've owned(2 are 9MM). I did have a problem with a Kimber with locking back on the next to...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 01-09-2020, 12:15 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,161
Posted By Big Pete10
If you are talking about being able to rack the...

If you are talking about being able to rack the slide I agree with you, the CMD seems much heavier than my Colt Lightweight Commander. I replaced the Ruger spring with a Wolf, it's easier but still...
Forum: Dan Wesson 01-07-2020, 09:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 607
Posted By Big Pete10
I usually go the opposite direction, I wish all...

I usually go the opposite direction, I wish all my pistols had GI type safetys, I don't have a problem disengaging it and it just seems to disappear, not in the way, holster doesn't turn it off, no...
Forum: Rock Island Armory 01-07-2020, 09:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 623
Posted By Big Pete10
I've seen flames from the ejection ports in semi...

I've seen flames from the ejection ports in semi auto shotguns while shooting skeet at night, pistols prolly do the same we just don't see it normally.
Forum: Kimber 01-07-2020, 08:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,441
Posted By Big Pete10
My understanding is a Kimber is a Kimber, some...

My understanding is a Kimber is a Kimber, some are prettier than others but all are the same. If they have a Custom Shop they may be better guns.
I have a black Custom II, the basic gun. It is very...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 01-07-2020, 08:45 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,152
Posted By Big Pete10
Check both guns with factory loads, if the...

Check both guns with factory loads, if the factory loads pass the plunk test, it's an ammo problem, not a tight chamber. I own 6 .45 1911 guns (3 w/Match bbls), none have "tight" chambers. Your hand...
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