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Forum: General Gun Discussion Today, 03:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 255
Posted By havanajim
I'm neither an 'operator', nor a gun-game...

I'm neither an 'operator', nor a gun-game imperial, master poobah - or a tattooed, youtube gun-guru, for that matter - but I have been shooting for a long time - and have been helping folks improve...
Forum: Colt Today, 01:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 607
Posted By havanajim
I highly recommend Bob, from Cherokee Hills...

I highly recommend Bob, from Cherokee Hills Exotic Grips. Not only is his work stellar, but if you have specific dimensions that you'd like for your panels, he can work his magic on that too, in...
Forum: USGI/Foreign Military and other Vintage 1911s 05-22-2020, 03:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 507
Posted By havanajim
If it were mine, I'd certainly leave it as is,...

If it were mine, I'd certainly leave it as is, but..... I'd find a nice .22 upper and use it as a dedicated rim-fire, if you don't already have a .22 1911. The cost of restoring this doesn't seem...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 05-22-2020, 02:24 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 777
Posted By havanajim
I understand your predicament, I surely do. We...

I understand your predicament, I surely do. We have unemployed family members as a consequence of this fiasco as well - in addition to a death. While, there are no perfect solutions for this, there...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 05-22-2020, 01:25 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 777
Posted By havanajim
Again, I'll say it: Instead of giving...

Again, I'll say it: Instead of giving individuals checks - which is not a sustainable, long-term, or even practical strategy - the Gov't should have just indemnified insurance companies and had them...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 05-22-2020, 09:35 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 777
Posted By havanajim
We can hope, I suppose. As for 'depression vs....

We can hope, I suppose. As for 'depression vs. printing money'? Well, as the saying goes: 'All roads lead to Rome.'
Forum: Rimfire! 05-22-2020, 09:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 95
Posted By havanajim
Very nice!!! Congratulations. That'll gain in...

Very nice!!! Congratulations. That'll gain in value indeed.

I know it's a 'slim to none' chance, but it would be nice if Sig would make a conversion for the new 210. Although a 'second-best'...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 05-22-2020, 09:21 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 777
Posted By havanajim
1776: 'Hey, Gov't, stay the hell out of our...

1776: 'Hey, Gov't, stay the hell out of our lives!'
......
1936: 'Hey, Gov't, where's my job?'
.....
1965: 'Hey, Gov't, where's my schoolin'?
....
2001: 'Hey, Gov't, where's my security?'
......
Forum: Wilson Combat 05-21-2020, 04:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 589
Posted By havanajim
Recon you could pair it with this..... ...

Recon you could pair it with this.....

583996

And this....

583998

..... and be the 'belle of the ball' at the next multi-gun match!!!!!!
Forum: Revolvers 05-21-2020, 11:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 437
Posted By havanajim
Agree. Never have been able to figure this one...

Agree. Never have been able to figure this one out either. I suppose it's up there with the recent toilet paper hoarding thing: goofy things that people do. You never know what folks will...
Forum: Reloading Bench 05-21-2020, 10:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 435
Posted By havanajim
Didn't the lead weights help to keep the tart...

Didn't the lead weights help to keep the tart stationary? May need heavier weights!! :) :):)
Forum: Wilson Combat 05-20-2020, 04:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 589
Posted By havanajim
Perhaps the Wilsonized Type-14 Nambu I've been...

Perhaps the Wilsonized Type-14 Nambu I've been waiting on isn't too far away after all!!!! :) :) :)
Forum: General Rifles and Shotguns 05-20-2020, 01:41 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 390
Posted By havanajim
Unfortunately for us, it seems we've drifted too...

Unfortunately for us, it seems we've drifted too far away from marksmanship and too deep into dependence on optics of some sort. I know folks who've never used irons.... on any rifle! For me, I...
Forum: General Rifles and Shotguns 05-20-2020, 12:09 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 390
Posted By havanajim
Beautiful rifles, and a great looking range too!!...

Beautiful rifles, and a great looking range too!! :)
Forum: Range Reports 05-20-2020, 08:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 382
Posted By havanajim
As the saying goes: "When it comes to gun games,...

As the saying goes: "When it comes to gun games, it's better to look good than to shoot good!!!!" Well...... if it isn't an actual saying, it ought to be. Sure seem that way at times. :) :) :)
...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 05-19-2020, 04:34 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,154
Posted By havanajim
As for the video.... 'Meh!', that kind of stuff...

As for the video.... 'Meh!', that kind of stuff is just goofy. But, my takeaway is: Imagine how demoralizing it would've been for American tankers going up against German armor? Four inch frontal...
Forum: General Rifles and Shotguns 05-19-2020, 11:53 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,202
Posted By havanajim
Nothing like making it 'your own', I always...

Nothing like making it 'your own', I always say!!! I'd also recommend threading the barrel as an obvious 'next step'. Also, a piece of rail welded underneath to accommodate the light that you'll...
Forum: Revolvers 05-19-2020, 11:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 437
Posted By havanajim
Now, I realize I'm in the minority, and calling...

Now, I realize I'm in the minority, and calling it a 'snow ball's chance in hell' is an understatement, but this is a Colt I'd be interested in buying were it to be 're-issued' by the mother...
Forum: Range Reports 05-19-2020, 10:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 382
Posted By havanajim
Proof, yet again, that the only thing better than...

Proof, yet again, that the only thing better than one Tac Sport is two Tac Sports!! :)

There's no arguing the consistent accuracy of these pistols across multiple samples, either. I've yet to run...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 05-18-2020, 10:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 360
Posted By havanajim
Probably not. My grandmother was born in 1900...

Probably not. My grandmother was born in 1900 and died in 1995. I can't imagine what that degree of actual change would've been like to experience in the span of those years. I once heard it said...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 05-15-2020, 03:04 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,407
Posted By havanajim
But, then again, this is exactly the moment at...

But, then again, this is exactly the moment at which a highly trained, ninja-operator would attack, if he's worth his salt.... and has watched all seasons of 'Strike Back' at least twice!!!! :) :) :)
Forum: Dan Wesson 05-12-2020, 03:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 268
Posted By havanajim
Good deal!!! You're welcome. Glad they worked...

Good deal!!! You're welcome. Glad they worked out. :) :) :)
Forum: Smith & Wesson 05-11-2020, 03:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 251
Posted By havanajim
Did you notice this thread on the S&W forum? ...

Did you notice this thread on the S&W forum?

http://smith-wessonforum.com/smith-wesson-semi-auto-pistols/92328-unique-s-w-1911-sku-108291-any-information-collector-value.html

Not much on it. ...
Forum: USGI/Foreign Military and other Vintage 1911s 05-10-2020, 11:10 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,290
Posted By havanajim
Funny how they go to such great lengths to fake a...

Funny how they go to such great lengths to fake a Singer, yet they always seem to get the roll mark wrong. Oh well, caveat emptor is right. You'd better know what you're doing if you're going to...
Forum: USGI/Foreign Military and other Vintage 1911s 05-10-2020, 03:28 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,290
Posted By havanajim
Of the original 500 made, there are only 1,738...

Of the original 500 made, there are only 1,738 left in circulation!!!!
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