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Forum: Range Reports Yesterday, 10:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 49
Posted By Grandpas50AE
Agreed, sounds like a magazine issue to me. Also,...

Agreed, sounds like a magazine issue to me. Also, the 115 gr. ammo may or may not be loaded to the level your gun requires - not all 115 gr. ammo is equal. I've broken in 2 1911's in 9mm with a...
Forum: Range Reports Yesterday, 10:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 295
Posted By Grandpas50AE
Yep, hope to do the same this weekend myself. I...

Yep, hope to do the same this weekend myself. I am assisting as RSO and assistant instructor for a Texas License to Carry class on Saturday; I will be using my Wilson Hackathorn Special Commander for...
Forum: Wilson Combat Yesterday, 09:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 248
Posted By Grandpas50AE
I think that is a wise choice. I have thought...

I think that is a wise choice. I have thought about getting a .45 with comp in Pro size, then thought "I already have 3 Pro .45's I can have them put a comped barrel on". So, after my retirement gun...
Forum: Reloading Bench Yesterday, 09:55 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 780
Posted By Grandpas50AE
Yes - set up to make 9's. I've tried Black Rifle...

Yes - set up to make 9's. I've tried Black Rifle coffee, and it tastes over-roasted to me, but that's just me.
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions Yesterday, 02:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 279
Posted By Grandpas50AE
Perhaps...."hide the evidence" comes to mind...

Perhaps...."hide the evidence" comes to mind here...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions Yesterday, 02:35 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,654
Posted By Grandpas50AE
Save the personal squabbles for PM's, and be...

Save the personal squabbles for PM's, and be civil on the open forum....those I'm speaking to know who they are. The thread CAN be locked if personal squabbles continue.
Forum: Reloading Bench Yesterday, 02:10 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 780
Posted By Grandpas50AE
cavelamb - the RCBS Uniflow powder measure is...

cavelamb - the RCBS Uniflow powder measure is very consistent with some powders (like ball powders and small granularity extruded) but not all that great for the large flake or large granule extruded...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 07-08-2020, 08:49 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,016
Posted By Grandpas50AE
Where do we get one of those T-shirts?! I love...

Where do we get one of those T-shirts?! I love it! :)
Forum: Wilson Combat 07-07-2020, 08:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 351
Posted By Grandpas50AE
I had no problem with the straight grip as far as...

I had no problem with the straight grip as far as carry, but for high round count range sessions the straight grip would eventually dig into my aging heel of the strong hand. I found the round butt...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-07-2020, 06:28 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,610
Posted By Grandpas50AE
Very sound observation!

Very sound observation!
Forum: Range Reports 07-07-2020, 05:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 251
Posted By Grandpas50AE
I have shot 135 gr. for break-in on both of mine,...

I have shot 135 gr. for break-in on both of mine, and have had no malfs. After that, I have shot 115 gr. to 147 gr., with all sorts of nose designs, and had no problems. IIRC, the 9mm's come with 11...
Forum: Wilson Combat 07-07-2020, 04:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 351
Posted By Grandpas50AE
:biglaugh: It does sometimes, but let's not...

:biglaugh: It does sometimes, but let's not hijack bubber's thread. Send me a PM if you want to discuss ours further. :)
Forum: Wilson Combat 07-07-2020, 04:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 351
Posted By Grandpas50AE
Really nice pistol bubber - especially like the...

Really nice pistol bubber - especially like the round butt configuration.
Forum: Wilson Combat 07-07-2020, 04:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 351
Posted By Grandpas50AE
No word yet - mine was kitted on April 8 (my...

No word yet - mine was kitted on April 8 (my youngest granddaughter's 5th birthday), although I placed the order in February on hold until I decided the last few details. Gave them the last few...
Forum: Wilson Combat 07-06-2020, 08:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 351
Posted By Grandpas50AE
Welcome to the forum, and to the Wilson...

Welcome to the forum, and to the Wilson sub-forum. Congrats on the new pistol, sounds like it will be a great carry gun. Let us know how it shoots for you when you get a range trip on it. Oh, and...
Forum: Wilson Combat 07-06-2020, 07:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 226
Posted By Grandpas50AE
My 9mm Pro XTAC Elite came with flat wire recoil...

My 9mm Pro XTAC Elite came with flat wire recoil spring, the Hackathorn Special Commander 9mm came with the round wire recoil spring.


ETA: All my Wilson .45's were ordered specifically with the...
Forum: Alchemy Custom 07-06-2020, 07:32 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 10,235
Posted By Grandpas50AE
When I first saw that picture, I thought it was...

When I first saw that picture, I thought it was Turnbull blued, then I read reply the post and came to the same conclusion as you!
Forum: Kimber 07-06-2020, 06:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 247
Posted By Grandpas50AE
There were a few models they made that had no FPB...

There were a few models they made that had no FPB safety, and the Super Carry line (predecessor to the Master Carry line) were made that way. The Super Carry Pro that I had was very accurate and...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-06-2020, 05:48 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,747
Posted By Grandpas50AE
Perhaps he has not attended a Rob Leatham class,...

Perhaps he has not attended a Rob Leatham class, I have been to two of Robbie's classes. Both classes were two day classes, at close to 600 rounds per day. Most of us attending were using 1911's, as...
Forum: Alchemy Custom 07-05-2020, 04:04 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 10,235
Posted By Grandpas50AE
Done. :)

Done. :)
Forum: Second Amendment News ONLY 07-05-2020, 02:59 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 5,370
Posted By Grandpas50AE
My personal observation over the past 2 decades...

My personal observation over the past 2 decades has been a correction of the highlighted word above to be replaced with "erase".
Forum: Wilson Combat 07-05-2020, 02:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 218
Posted By Grandpas50AE
I will recommend chrysanthemum's advice - get one...

I will recommend chrysanthemum's advice - get one of each and decide which you like for yourself.

I have not tried one of the Vickers magazines yet - haven't had a need to do so. I have several of...
Forum: Second Amendment News ONLY 07-04-2020, 02:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 609
Posted By Grandpas50AE
Very good video, thanks for sharing it. I would...

Very good video, thanks for sharing it. I would say that Mas is VERY passionate about the 2A and it's reason for existing.
Forum: Wilson Combat 07-04-2020, 09:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 230
Posted By Grandpas50AE
And the X9 was engineered and designed to allow...

And the X9 was engineered and designed to allow the little extra space to utilize a shok-buff.
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 07-04-2020, 08:59 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,654
Posted By Grandpas50AE
bho.

bho.
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