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Forum: Reloading Bench Today, 07:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 240
Posted By yeti
I prefer FED 100 & FED 150, but WIN usually is my...

I prefer FED 100 & FED 150, but WIN usually is my next choice. You will be pleased, APG. Surprised you can still find Federals.

Mark,
Just go up to the next weight rating on a replacement main...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting Yesterday, 11:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 223
Posted By yeti
It wouldn't hurt to select 0.035" taller if...

It wouldn't hurt to select 0.035" taller if available, but Rex's math is decent.
Forum: New Member Introductions Yesterday, 07:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 84
Posted By yeti
Welcome to the forum, Hunter19xx! ...

Welcome to the forum, Hunter19xx!
Congratulations on your first 1911. Good start indeed.
Forum: Second Amendment News ONLY 07-05-2020, 10:37 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,340
Posted By yeti
The Dems consider Article I, Section 8 of the...

The Dems consider Article I, Section 8 of the U.S. Constitution to be just an impediment to be overcome and amended.
What about the 23rd Amendment? That would need to be repealed.

2/3...
Forum: New Member Introductions 07-01-2020, 07:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 88
Posted By yeti
Welcome to the forum, Jim!

Welcome to the forum, Jim!
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 06-28-2020, 10:11 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 5,658
Posted By yeti
I thought I'd seen some true bubba-smiff...

I thought I'd seen some true bubba-smiff handiwork. That looks like a spite trigger job with wood tools, geez.
The grip screws need O-rings. I think you should pay for 100rd test firing, but...
Forum: Parts and Accessories Bin 06-27-2020, 09:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 339
Posted By yeti
I think the NH Drop In Trigger System is a cool...

I think the NH Drop In Trigger System is a cool development. It is not practical for those of us willing to get our hands dirty. Many enthusiasts are scared to learn or to get in to the fire...
Forum: Second Amendment News ONLY 06-27-2020, 08:57 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,340
Posted By yeti
This whole D.C. statehood thing is posturing by...

This whole D.C. statehood thing is posturing by the dems to stir up more dissent. The national total domination fantasy on the left runs pretty deep.

Happily sign the petition and support GOA,...
Forum: Parts and Accessories Bin 06-27-2020, 07:45 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,410
Posted By yeti
I run Wolff 14# conventional springs in all 5"...

I run Wolff 14# conventional springs in all 5" for 175PF or less ammo for many years. No issues. Just replace the recoil spring with a fresh one every 1500-2000 rounds or when you see ejection...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 06-26-2020, 07:37 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 577
Posted By yeti
Yes, shockingly bare stock all over right now. ...

Yes, shockingly bare stock all over right now. Thank heavens I reload, but now even reordering bulk bullets involves a back order wait.
Perfect storm of extremely high demand, very low production...
Forum: Parts and Accessories Bin 06-25-2020, 07:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 340
Posted By yeti
I buy the numbered grip tape. Looks nice and the...

I buy the numbered grip tape. Looks nice and the added grip with sweaty hands is welcome.

I used to either use a Dremel or a soldering iron tip to make dot indentations on the plastic bases for...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 06-24-2020, 11:05 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,294
Posted By yeti
I miss seeing Cappi's posts as well. Whatever he...

I miss seeing Cappi's posts as well. Whatever he is up to these days, I certainly wish him well. Hope he is doing fine and enjoying life.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 06-14-2020, 08:04 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,172
Posted By yeti
Holster selection and positioning is key. On...

Holster selection and positioning is key.
On the pistol itself you can deepen the safety detent, replace the plunger tube spring & safety lock pin, re-profile the offhand safety lever or all the...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 06-13-2020, 08:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 590
Posted By yeti
Brave lady. No reason to doubt her account. I...

Brave lady. No reason to doubt her account. I had seen parts of this, but not this much.
Yes, NYC had the worst of the pandemic (thus far) and I'm sure it was damn ugly in the midst of it at that...
Forum: General Rifles and Shotguns 06-10-2020, 08:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 727
Posted By yeti
Yowza! Can't you buy one for ~$900, tops? ...

Yowza!
Can't you buy one for ~$900, tops? Granted the one listed had a heat shield, but come on.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 06-07-2020, 09:38 AM
Replies: 213
Views: 7,845
Posted By yeti
Say these kooks were successful and created...

Say these kooks were successful and created police-free zones. Then as no shock to anyone but them, chaos ensues.
I don't think it would even serve to teach them a lesson. They would say the...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 06-06-2020, 12:22 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 7,845
Posted By yeti
Feel bad for the all the good officers tainted by...

Feel bad for the all the good officers tainted by a very small group of bad apples. Address the cases of abuse of force and weed out the bad apples quickly. Those few officers that completely lack...
Forum: Competitive Shooting 06-05-2020, 07:55 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 892
Posted By yeti
I still kind of push out from where my support...

I still kind of push out from where my support hand comes on. Know exactly what the OP describes though. More of an immediate extension out to the target from the draw. Going to say it works well...
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-02-2020, 10:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 203
Posted By yeti
Welcome to the forum, Diggs52!

Welcome to the forum, Diggs52!
Forum: Reloading Bench 05-30-2020, 09:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 332
Posted By yeti
I'd start with... .356 jacketed .357...

I'd start with...
.356 jacketed
.357 lubed/coated lead
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-17-2020, 10:32 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 7,525
Posted By yeti
It's bear threads we love. We tolerate lube...

It's bear threads we love.
We tolerate lube threads. Low hanging fruit. ;)
Forum: Reloading Bench 05-17-2020, 10:26 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,405
Posted By yeti
Amazing how that works huh? I use separators...

Amazing how that works huh?
I use separators to sift mixed brass and sometimes still end up with 40 jammed down deep in a 45 case locking up station 1. :(
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-17-2020, 09:31 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 7,525
Posted By yeti
A light viscosity, thin full synthetic grease on...

A light viscosity, thin full synthetic grease on the rails of well used pistols during the warm weather months works nicely. New and/or tight guns may short stroke with grease or may tend to stumble...
Forum: Competitive Shooting 05-13-2020, 07:44 AM
Replies: 182
Views: 15,492
Posted By yeti
Do we still think IDPA has too many rules & range...

Do we still think IDPA has too many rules & range lawyers? Probably.
I'd happily shoot ANY event now. I'd even buy a ridiculous cowboy outfit, pick a goofy name & find a SASS event. Set my...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 05-13-2020, 07:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,011
Posted By yeti
We are ashamed of you, sir. Build sprinkler...

We are ashamed of you, sir. Build sprinkler system DIY....get new pistol! :D
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