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Forum: Colt Today, 03:26 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,133
Posted By Col. Colt
JonCombatCdr, you are basing your recommendation...

JonCombatCdr, you are basing your recommendation on the belief that if the FBI or NYPD, LAPD blesses a load, it must be effective. And that "Modern Bullet Design" gets a .36 caliber up to the same...
Forum: General Rifles and Shotguns Yesterday, 01:36 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 5,473
Posted By Col. Colt
It's a shame the M37 Ithaca is produced by a...

It's a shame the M37 Ithaca is produced by a small company, without the capacity to get back into the police market. It is THE BEST PUMP ever made - lighter than it's competitors, machined steel and...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions Yesterday, 04:41 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,296
Posted By Col. Colt
I think people have too thin a skin and get their...

I think people have too thin a skin and get their feelings hurt much too easy - kind of a Millenial trend.... Strong, healthy debate is how this country got founded and the Constitution and Bill...
Forum: Colt Yesterday, 04:17 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,133
Posted By Col. Colt
I would contact Underwood and send them your...

I would contact Underwood and send them your report and pictures as you gave us here. I am sure they will want to check for a bad batch, etc. But they will also ask if your extractor tip contour...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-09-2020, 12:13 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 3,812
Posted By Col. Colt
Read the statement in context and what does it...

Read the statement in context and what does it say? We only have a pool of guns - the NEWEST of which was bought in 1945 - that are worn out, mixed parts of all vintages from 1911 to 1945 - note the...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-09-2020, 02:05 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 3,812
Posted By Col. Colt
You will note it was a DAN WESSON - not a Colt. ...

You will note it was a DAN WESSON - not a Colt. And EVERYONE has an occasional problem. I helped change over 130 frames on our Glock 22s due to the Frame Tab Breakage "update" (Glock never has...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-08-2020, 01:15 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 3,812
Posted By Col. Colt
And how many civilians (non-competition shooters)...

And how many civilians (non-competition shooters) will ever get to 3,500 rounds through each of their multiple carry guns? How often do you hear of which gun is currently in the "Carry Rotation"? ...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-08-2020, 02:11 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,513
Posted By Col. Colt
It is a one time tax, for now. In other...

It is a one time tax, for now. In other countries it started out "Reasonable" and became Unbearable very quickly.

Worse, it is really just a current REGISTRATION of You and Your Firearm to a...
Forum: The Armed Citizen 08-07-2020, 04:41 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,303
Posted By Col. Colt
I take it the protestor survived? How many...

I take it the protestor survived? How many holes? Idea of caliber, etc.? He did go down, and it did keep the shooter from being beaten (possibly to death by the mob) further.

Lack of a CCW may...
Forum: Colt 08-06-2020, 12:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 498
Posted By Col. Colt
Dual springs have become popular in several makes...

Dual springs have become popular in several makes because they increase the service interval of the weapon - don't need replacement as often as singles. I believe Colt's USMC .45 was the first to...
Forum: The Armed Citizen 08-06-2020, 03:37 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,303
Posted By Col. Colt
If I understood what I saw, the domestic...

If I understood what I saw, the domestic terrorist he shot was trying to club him with a skateboard, Right? I believe that is assault with a deadly weapon - and a legit defense. CC
Forum: The Armed Citizen 08-05-2020, 02:27 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 6,967
Posted By Col. Colt
Bravo! And that, Sir, is where it starts. But...

Bravo! And that, Sir, is where it starts. But there is another angle most of us never think about - until it grows....

Too many of us ignore the lower political offices and don't even know who...
Forum: The Armed Citizen 08-04-2020, 04:16 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 6,967
Posted By Col. Colt
There are Participants - and those who just...

There are Participants - and those who just Watch. "My Team" from a town frequently hundreds of miles away you will never visit - how lame....

Time to get back into Participation - in Shooting...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-03-2020, 02:51 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,513
Posted By Col. Colt
I am amazed at the instant surrender mentality...

I am amazed at the instant surrender mentality and lack of understanding of a citizen's duty I see here. And the worry about Money - instead of Rights.

There is a school of thought that when any...
Forum: Colt 08-03-2020, 02:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 611
Posted By Col. Colt
fnfalman, Gunsite is no longer run by Col. Jeff...

fnfalman, Gunsite is no longer run by Col. Jeff Cooper, and he ended up not being completely happy with the new owners who purchased it from him and changes they made. And it is a profit making...
Forum: Colt 08-03-2020, 01:39 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 611
Posted By Col. Colt
Why the popularity of dovetails? Well, Why does...

Why the popularity of dovetails? Well, Why does everybody love Novaks? They "Look Cool" and they are "No Snag" - and they are absolutely worthless for one handed handgun manipulation - a GI M1911A1...
Forum: Colt 08-02-2020, 03:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 217
Posted By Col. Colt
diesel, Slide to Frame play is CORRECT in a 1911....

diesel, Slide to Frame play is CORRECT in a 1911. That's how John Moses Browning designed the gun - tight barrel to slide/bushing fit for accuracy (sights are on the slide, not the frame) and slight...
Forum: Colt 08-02-2020, 12:14 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 611
Posted By Col. Colt
Trijicon's are the way to go - the new ones are...

Trijicon's are the way to go - the new ones are bold and bright (and I have had over 12 year lifespans on Trijicons) and the rear sight is rounded just enough - while still giving you a square edge...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-30-2020, 10:11 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,932
Posted By Col. Colt
roaniecowpony, Old Shotguns, particularly doubles...

roaniecowpony, Old Shotguns, particularly doubles are KNOWN for their light, marginal springs, particularly old leaf springs. Not a good example compared to modern pistols made of modern steel.
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Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-29-2020, 09:35 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,025
Posted By Col. Colt
dsk, sounds to me like the SIG in question...

dsk, sounds to me like the SIG in question Unlocks too fast and thus damages the firing pin - so instead of fixing the design flaw of unlocking too early, we modify the firing pin?? I bet you and I...
Forum: The Armed Citizen 07-28-2020, 11:51 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 6,967
Posted By Col. Colt
We don't agree often, f1racefan, but I do agree...

We don't agree often, f1racefan, but I do agree with your prudent thinking regarding choosing a route.....
In these situations, even if you "win" you lose - you will have to leave town and there...
Forum: The Armed Citizen 07-27-2020, 10:23 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 6,967
Posted By Col. Colt
If the AK was fired five times, there would be...

If the AK was fired five times, there would be cartridge cases to pick up and fresh firing residue in the weapon, right? It would take a BOLD Police Chief to lie in the face of that - his responding...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-26-2020, 04:01 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,652
Posted By Col. Colt
Couldn't happen to a nicer group of people! CC

Couldn't happen to a nicer group of people! CC
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-24-2020, 03:09 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 4,871
Posted By Col. Colt
Nope, never even had any desire to work for the...

Nope, never even had any desire to work for the FBI. I do know some great FBI Agents and have worked directly with them - and they are great defenders of America - I have great respect for the...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-24-2020, 02:10 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 4,871
Posted By Col. Colt
Being Clear is not the same as being Right. ...

Being Clear is not the same as being Right.
You assume the words "FBI" and "Firearms Expert" are necessarily related.
They are not - they are primarily accountants and lawyers - with some LE...
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