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Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 08-05-2020, 10:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 444
Posted By Vintage68
After further thought I guess what I really want...

After further thought I guess what I really want to know is which one will be more rugged and reliable in the field when I go camping and hunting for several days at a time. Accuracy is of course...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 08-04-2020, 03:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 444
Posted By Vintage68
Thanks. So they’re reliable in the field and...

Thanks. So they’re reliable in the field and don’t need much pampering? I’d like to be able to take a FA camping and not need to worry about it cycling due to dust, grime, etc. within reason of...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 08-03-2020, 06:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 444
Posted By Vintage68
45 Colt

45 Colt
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 08-03-2020, 07:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 444
Posted By Vintage68
Is the FA a bit of a hot house flower? I've read...

Is the FA a bit of a hot house flower? I've read reports that the tolerances are so tight (much like a super tight 1911) that any dust or grime from carrying in the field, or inexact cartridge...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 08-02-2020, 01:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 444
Posted By Vintage68
Customized Ruger Vaquero or Freedom Arms Model 97

I'm considering taking the plunge and buying a Freedom Arms revolver. I'm not a rich man by any means so I need to make a smart choice. I'm not afraid to spend the money if I know it's a gun I'll...
Forum: Want to Sell/Trade (WTS/WTT) 07-21-2020, 06:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 666
Posted By Vintage68
SOLD. Thanks.

SOLD. Thanks.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-21-2020, 04:46 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,954
Posted By Vintage68
I dont think thats what HK was going for. The...

I dont think thats what HK was going for. The are made to be run HARD and take abuse in extremely adverse conditions and drop in parts replacement. They will also eat 45 super like candy in stock...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-17-2020, 01:50 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,954
Posted By Vintage68
For anyone that cares I went with H&K last week,...

For anyone that cares I went with H&K last week, but not the full size. As luck would have it, I went in to my LGS and they had a “used” but unfired USP 45 Compact for $600. It seemed like a good...
Forum: Want to Sell/Trade (WTS/WTT) 07-10-2020, 07:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 666
Posted By Vintage68
WTS: Davis Leather 1911 Holster

For sale I have a Davis Leather holster for a full size government 1911. Great, well broken in shape. Holds the firearm very snug. No rips or problems.

Asking $60 which includes shipping. Less...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-10-2020, 12:23 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 7,245
Posted By Vintage68
Surprised no one has mentioned Northern Nevada. I...

Surprised no one has mentioned Northern Nevada. I live in Reno. Very gun friendly. Like most states though the balance could tip with refugees fleeing CA. For now though it’s very gun friendly.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-08-2020, 07:53 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,373
Posted By Vintage68
How a company treats you after the purchase goes...

How a company treats you after the purchase goes a long way in my book, almost as important as the purchase itself. Think of it as insurance should anything need attention after you buy it.

For...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-04-2020, 08:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 652
Posted By Vintage68
Thanks Bryce, very informative. And thanks for...

Thanks Bryce, very informative. And thanks for the pics too, those helped a lot.

BTW, when I click on the photos they pop up rotated correctly.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-04-2020, 05:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 551
Posted By Vintage68
I never considered this possibility. Interesting...

I never considered this possibility. Interesting perspective, thank you.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-04-2020, 05:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 652
Posted By Vintage68
So far it definitely looks like CZ is in the...

So far it definitely looks like CZ is in the lead. Thanks everyone for the input. Keep it coming!
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-04-2020, 12:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 652
Posted By Vintage68
Thanks for your input guys. Also, what does...

Thanks for your input guys.

Also, what does "SDP" stand for?
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-04-2020, 12:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 551
Posted By Vintage68
Is the Blue Book still relevant?

With the proliferation of all the online websites selling guns, including Gunbroker, it seems like prices for any kind of firearm I'm interested in is above the high end that the Blue Book lists. Not...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-04-2020, 08:13 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 652
Posted By Vintage68
Time for a Change: Beretta or CZ?

I'm looking at venturing out and trying something new, and I've narrowed my choices down to the Wilson Combat Beretta Vertec Centurion or a SDP Custom Shop CZ75 P-01. Both in the $1400 range.

I've...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 06-25-2020, 12:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 813
Posted By Vintage68
Thanks NoExpert. I'd fallen into a rut with GB,...

Thanks NoExpert. I'd fallen into a rut with GB, so I appreciate everyone's input. Primarily I've been turned off by the auction style on GB, driving up prices to ridiculous levels. So these...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 06-25-2020, 07:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 813
Posted By Vintage68
Thanks Bullet Bob, I hadn't thought of that site....

Thanks Bullet Bob, I hadn't thought of that site. I'll check it out.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 06-24-2020, 09:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 813
Posted By Vintage68
Alternatives to Gunbroker?

I've been primarily a GB buyer when I needed or wanted something not available locally, but it seems like the prices on the site have been getting crazy for a while now.

What alternative websites...
Forum: Want to Buy (WTB) 06-16-2020, 11:41 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 114
Posted By Vintage68
WTB: Milt Sparks PMK for K Frame 2.5”

Like the title says I’m looking for a holster for my new to me snubbie. I know it’s a shot in the dark, but I just ordered one and they’re 4-5 months out.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 06-16-2020, 11:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 442
Posted By Vintage68
It’s a Colt, customized by Wilson Combat.

It’s a Colt, customized by Wilson Combat.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 06-14-2020, 12:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 442
Posted By Vintage68
Removing a Flanged Barrel

How easy or difficult is it to remove a flanged barrel on a 1911 and replacing with a regular barrel/bushing set up? Is it simply a matter of taking it out and having a new barrel with bushing...
Forum: Revolvers 06-13-2020, 09:31 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,375
Posted By Vintage68
Sell it??! *snort* I just accidentally bought...

Sell it??! *snort* I just accidentally bought another one!! I'm a wheel gun man now.

I noticed a 19-5 on GB just sold for $1,620 after 78 bids. Another is on there right now, a 19-3 for $1,799....
Forum: Revolvers 06-13-2020, 08:04 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,375
Posted By Vintage68
Thanks VF-1. Milt Sparks makes beautiful holsters...

Thanks VF-1. Milt Sparks makes beautiful holsters don't they? I ordered a PMK for mine, but they're currently quoting 16 weeks out!?! The employee I spoke to said they believe it's due to the...
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