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Forum: Blade Forum 01-30-2020, 03:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,872
Posted By Taxvictim
That's a good point. That system didn't exist...

That's a good point. That system didn't exist when I switched to a belt sander. I would buy the Ken Onion system if I didn't already have the belt sander.
Forum: Blade Forum 01-08-2020, 11:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,872
Posted By Taxvictim
If you have lots of edges to sharpen (including...

If you have lots of edges to sharpen (including lawn mower blades, machetes, axes, kitchen knives, tacticool edges), then I recommend the 1" belt sander from Harbor Freight. Tons of videos on...
Forum: Range Reports 08-25-2019, 03:54 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,072
Posted By Taxvictim
Was yours stainless? Did you have any rust...

Was yours stainless? Did you have any rust issues?
Forum: Range Reports 06-23-2019, 02:46 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,072
Posted By Taxvictim
I have an old Mini-14, pencil barrel, and I shoot...

I have an old Mini-14, pencil barrel, and I shoot it over iron sights. I love it. I also have an M1 Garand and a Springfield Armory M1A SOCOM 16, all of which use the same platform. When SA...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 05-29-2019, 08:09 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,646
Posted By Taxvictim
Many years ago this same thread got going, and I...

Many years ago this same thread got going, and I always believed that dropping the slide on an empty chamber could not possibly hurt a pistol that was designed to contain explosions and fire...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 03-28-2019, 05:38 PM
Replies: 250
Views: 17,139
Posted By Taxvictim
This is one of those threads that makes me wish...

This is one of those threads that makes me wish this forum had a "Like" button for individual posts. Lots of great photos of good hardware in here, but it would ruin the thread to have a hundred...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 03-27-2019, 04:40 PM
Replies: 250
Views: 17,139
Posted By Taxvictim
https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7419/12883646264_1e...

https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7419/12883646264_1e2d64c283_o.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/kCu4b9)

Not necessarily great watches, just a pic I like. I walked into a jewelry shop, took off my glasses,...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness 03-27-2019, 12:22 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 8,000
Posted By Taxvictim
Generac 22 fueled by natural gas. Our main...

Generac 22 fueled by natural gas. Our main concern is ice and snow, which strands us and causes trees to fall on power lines. The county and the linemen get to us last. It has worked perfectly...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 03-27-2019, 12:04 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 8,479
Posted By Taxvictim
Welcome! I've been here since 1980 (from Texas),...

Welcome! I've been here since 1980 (from Texas), and NC has grown on me quite a bit. I'll most likely stay here the rest of my life.
Forum: Colt 03-24-2019, 11:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,262
Posted By Taxvictim
Send that bad boy to Patriot Gun Polishing, and...

Send that bad boy to Patriot Gun Polishing, and he'll send you back what looks like a brand new pistol! He took an idiot scratch out of my bright stainless 1911. Former forum sponsor...
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Forum: General Gun Discussion 03-21-2019, 12:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 641
Posted By Taxvictim
Very sweet!

Very sweet!
Forum: Competitive Shooting 03-14-2019, 08:35 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,276
Posted By Taxvictim
THIS! ^^^^ Tac reloads are for practice of what...

THIS! ^^^^ Tac reloads are for practice of what would happen in a fight!

If you fumble the mags while changing and the bad guy pops back up, at least you can fire one shot at him with the round...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 03-11-2019, 10:20 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 3,800
Posted By Taxvictim
Col. Jeff Cooper, October 1997: "It is...

Col. Jeff Cooper, October 1997:

"It is obvious that a 22 long rifle bullet in the tear duct will stop a fight as efficiently as a 44 Magnum. The problem is hitting that very small target under...
Forum: Rimfire! 03-05-2019, 11:37 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,982
Posted By Taxvictim
I put a cheap GAMO air rifle scope on my Marlin...

I put a cheap GAMO air rifle scope on my Marlin .22 and it works great for what you're talking about.
Forum: New Member Introductions 02-06-2019, 07:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 171
Posted By Taxvictim
Huntersville? Davidson? Mooresville? ...

Huntersville? Davidson? Mooresville? Statesville?
Forum: General Rifles and Shotguns 02-05-2019, 04:17 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 7,569
Posted By Taxvictim
Hah! That's tough. Think about it, the Garand...

Hah! That's tough. Think about it, the Garand and Mini-14 have the same platform, but the Mini is much lighter and handier, and can use larger magazines. I also have a SOCOM 16. Again, same...
Forum: General Rifles and Shotguns 02-05-2019, 09:45 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 7,569
Posted By Taxvictim
I have a Garand, but the Ruger Mini-14 is my all...

I have a Garand, but the Ruger Mini-14 is my all time fave.
Forum: General Rifles and Shotguns 01-22-2019, 04:47 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,933
Posted By Taxvictim
Yes! I have a Winchester 94AE in .44 in a...

Yes! I have a Winchester 94AE in .44 in a shorter barrel configuration, and it's okay. It does have an annoying grip safety in addition to the cross-bolt safety. The trigger is heavy. It's...
Forum: Kimber 01-21-2019, 08:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,629
Posted By Taxvictim
I know this is a Kimber forum, but the one gun I...

I know this is a Kimber forum, but the one gun I bought 20 years ago that I still love today is the Ruger Mini-14, wooden stock, iron sights. Fun to shoot, accurate enough for me, lightweight,...
Forum: ARs ONLY 01-17-2019, 07:54 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,049
Posted By Taxvictim
How else are you going to send a 600gr bullet...

How else are you going to send a 600gr bullet downrange at over 1,000 fps? Of course you need it!
Forum: Blade Forum 01-07-2019, 02:17 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,485
Posted By Taxvictim
I realize this is an old thread, and that folks...

I realize this is an old thread, and that folks like what they like. This weekend I put away all of my old Smith diamond stones, Japanese water stones, the Lansky system, the KME system, and a few...
Forum: Kydex and Leather Gear 12-19-2018, 04:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,565
Posted By Taxvictim
If you want to stick with a traditional leather...

If you want to stick with a traditional leather belt that doesn't look cowboy or tacticool, go with the Beltman. The ones I bought over a decade ago still serve me well.
Forum: Revolvers 12-10-2018, 05:28 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,475
Posted By Taxvictim
The main question is why do you want to buy it? ...

The main question is why do you want to buy it? As an investment? Or because you really want to be the owner of a Colt Python until you die? If the latter, fluctuating prices shouldn't matter to...
Forum: Wilson Combat 12-09-2018, 05:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,406
Posted By Taxvictim
OP, you are quoted verbatim on their website for...

OP, you are quoted verbatim on their website for the same pistol.
Forum: Colt 12-07-2018, 08:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,277
Posted By Taxvictim
D'oh! You got me. I did take a photo of the...

D'oh! You got me. I did take a photo of the pistol before packing it, but only of the side with the serial number, which is not where the scratch was!

The only after photo looks like a normal...
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